Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Monday June 8, 2009
The most important question concerning the Statesboro City Council's actions Tuesday to reinstate Judy McCorkle as city clerk, director of finance and administration and supervisor of city elections, has yet to be answered.
Two Statesboro city councilmen are concerned the city decided to reinstate former City Clerk and Director of Finance and Administration Judy McCorkle despite council members previously stating their intent to let her termination stand.
The Statesboro Herald earned 14 awards Friday during the Georgia Press Association's annual awards banquet on Jekyll Island.
The Statesboro Herald's advertising department won 19 awards at the 2009 Georgia Press Association's Advertising Contest announced recently.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, June 5, 2009
Utility crews were busy Thursday morning taking down trees and preparing to install sewer lines along Portal's Main Street as the city's first phase of new sewer construction progresses.
Several bars of pure silver used in the glass-making process were reported stolen from Viracon Monday, according to Bulloch County Sheriff's reports.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Thursday, June 4, 2009
Statesboro Police Arrests
When Abigail Harris began high school, she was a quiet girl secretly dreaming of Broadway. Today, Harris now knows she'll see the bright lights of the big city every day. She was accepted recently to the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in Manhattan, where she plans to study musical theater.
About 65 area elementary school students are attending "High School Musical 3" camp this week at the Averitt Center for the Arts. Operated by local producer and director Tony Phillips and Sherri Thompson, campers will perform "Highlights from High School Musical 3" inside the Emma Kelly Theater at 11 a.m. on Friday. The show is free. Also, the entire camp will perform during the F1rst Friday celebration on Friday at 5:30 p.m. on Siebald Street, right next to the Averitt Center. Above, Eastyn Durrence, left, who plays "Sharpay," and Phillip English, who plays "Ryan," perform "I Want ...
Caterpillar? That was the burning question Tuesday as Bulloch County Commissioners listened to arguments from representatives of both companies as to why their product would be the best motor grader for the county.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Wednesday, June 3, 2009
A Uvalda man was seriously injured in an attack Sunday morning, and police seek clues regarding his attackers' identities.
Metter police are seeking information about the armed robbery of a convenience store on Southeast Broad Street early Saturday.
A man charged with shooting two men - killing one and injuring the other - at a Statesboro apartment in February entered a plea of not guilty Monday during a plea calendar hearing.
In three different commencement ceremonies at Hanner Fieldhouse last Saturday, May 30, high school seniors from Portal High School, Southeast Bulloch High School and Statesboro High School celebrated the end of their high school years and the beginning of their postgraduate lives.
Bulloch County is home to more than 10,000 school-age children. By one provider's estimate, structured after-school programs exist for 2,000 to 3,000 of them.
Standing in the kitchen of her southeast Bulloch County home, Eleanor Stark holds a photo of the last time she saw her husband alive.
A Pembroke man will walk around Statesboro next Saturday carrying a large orange cross to help a local family in need.
About 80 people, including parents and other guests arriving shortly before the 3:30 p.m. start of the May 30 ceremony, were shut out of Statesboro High School's graduation at Hanner Fieldhouse, officials acknowledged this week.
With a final design approved and leases inked, construction is expected to begin this month on the Fabrication Lab and Business and Arts Incubator, to be operated by Georgia Southern University and the Averitt Center for the Arts in city-owned buildings near Statesboro City Hall.
A Statesboro man accused of taking candid videos and photos of women through their windows pled guilty to more than 70 felony charges of Peeping Tom and privacy invasion.
State agents are probing the suspicious death of a Millen man, ruling his death as a homicide.
A man trapped Tuesday after a crash with a tanker on Highway 67 in Statesboro remains in critical condition in a Savannah hospital.
The Bulloch County Board of Education voted 6-2 last week to confirm a two-year contract extension with a 2.5 percent raise each year for Superintendent Charles Wilson.
In less than an hour Wednesday afternoon, some parts of Bulloch County were drenched with up to two inches of rain.
A man who kidnapped a taxi driver in Statesboro Tuesday is in jail, and police are still investigating reasons why the man hijacked the taxi at gunpoint.
Benita Palmer officially achieved her lifelong dream of home ownership with a simple signature.