Taste of the Town - July 8, 2009
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Wednesday, July 8, 2009
In a unanimous vote Tuesday, the Statesboro city council voted to continue with the employee furlough program through the first fiscal of quarter of 2010, which ends Sept. 30.
Outgoing Georgia Southern University President Bruce Grube and wife Kathryn preside over their last annual Watermelon Cutting on campus Tuesday. According to Georgia Southern's Web site, the traditional event began with the late university President Zach Henderson in 1948.
Someone broke into the Bulloch County Magistrate Court building over the weekend, taking an undisclosed amount of cash. Statesboro Police Chief Stan York feels the burglary could be linked to three other break-ins at county offices over the past few months.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Tuesday, July 7, 2009
The Statesboro City Council will meet this morning to decide whether or not to continue the city employee's furlough plan through the end of September.
During the 2007-2008 school year, the Bulloch County public schools decided to make better use of the 'technological revolution' in the classrooms, and created the position of Instructional Technology Specialist. The teachers needed help understanding 'computerese,' and it would be this person's responsibility to give it.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Monday, July 6, 2009
View Herald photo galleries of local 4th of July observances by local citizens.
A new state law allows parents to request a transfer for their children to another public school outside their school zone, providing the parents provide transportation.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, July 3, 2009
As part of his 2009 Veterans' Tour, Congressman John Barrow paid a visit to the Honey Bowen Building to field questions from local constituents.
Education experts agree that academic success in school begins with students being prepared with the tools they need in the classroom. To that end, Prevent Child Abuse Bulloch County has just begun its annual back-to-school supply drive known as "Stuff the Bus."
To give the city time to adopt zoning rules, Statesboro City Council has imposed a 90-day moratorium blocking the creation or expansion of fireworks stores.
When Blake Jeffers submitted a video entry to become the next Travel Channel Star, he didn't really expect to get a call saying he ...
The finishing touches are being made to the new Bulloch County Annex, and several county offices expect to move in soon.
An environmental-law firm has filed a "motion to intervene" in a lawsuit filed by Texas energy company Kinder Morgan, which is seeking to build a ...
Local law enforcement agencies will be conducting active shooter response training at Georgia Southern University through Thursday, Aug. 6.
The Southern Palace Chinese Restaurant has been operating on South Main Street only since November, but has been a Statesboro family business, serving families of ...
In 1965, newlyweds Henry and Charlene Doyle traveled by Greyhound Bus from their hometown of Metter to Savannah so Henry could attend barber school.
Exactly 9,683 students started the 2015-16 term Monday in the Bulloch County Schools, but if trends hold true, enrollment will top 10,200 students ...
U.S. Congressman Rick Allen, R-Ga.-12, spoke against Planned Parenthood practices and of problems with the Affordable Care Act, the Iran nuclear deal and ...
About 100 members of the Up With People cast touring North America in 2015 will be in Statesboro for the week of Aug. 24–31 ...
Special to the Herald
You care about your spouse. You care about your children. You care about your family. You care that the hard work you have done no ...
Therapists come in all shapes and sizes.
The importance of patient safety is a given at every hospital in the United States. At East Georgia Regional Medical Center, however, patient safety is ...
ATLANTA - Last fall, when Martin Meltzer calculated that 1.4 million people might contract Ebola in West Africa, the world paid attention.