Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Wednesday, March 25, 2008
A teenage victim of a March 10 shooting at Luetta Moore Park remains in critical condition, and police are still offering a $500 reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspect still at large.
A local man is behind bars, held without bond on a child cruelty charge, said Bulloch County Sheriff Lynn Anderson.
The message was of hope and change Monday at the Bulloch County Relay for Life's 25th "Silver" anniversary celebration and Survivor Dinner.
The annual parade of athletes followed by a fireworks display will kick off the recreation department's baseball and softball season Friday at Mill Creek Park. The event, now in its eighth year also includes music, exhibition games, tattoo art and the traditional first pitch of the season.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Tuesday, March 24, 2008
(Note: The following is part of a weekly series of stories about some "Unsung Heroes" in the Bulloch County school system.)
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Monday, March 23, 2008
Blue Bell Cremeries honored Bulloch County Teacher of the Year Tiffany Todd with an Ice Cream party recently attended by the entire school at Southeast Bulloch High.
Local horseback riders are invited to mount up against cancer Saturday, March 28 for a trail ride for the Candler County's Relay for Life Team Yosemite Sam.
The Statesboro Herald is getting greener.
Bulloch County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man Wednesday they have been seeking for months, said Bulloch County Sheriff Lynn Anderson.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, March 20, 2008
Zippy Duvall brought the essence of farming to life Thursday as he spoke to guests at the Statesboro-Bulloch County Agribusiness Luncheon. Duvall, president of the Georgia Farm Bureau, spoke of important agricultural issues in Georgia, driving the point home that agriculture will survive and continue to be the backbone of the country.
The Statesboro Police Department is reorganizing its patrol division, eliminating two vacant lieutenant positions to instead hire three additional patrol officers and a part-time secretary.
The Statesboro Police Department will hold a town hall community forum at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Emma Kelly Theater, giving residents a chance to talk directly with the department's command staff.
Georgia Department of Revenue agents cited three Statesboro bars last month for allowing underage patrons to drink alcohol. Two alcohol compliance checks conducted last month by revenue agents resulted in a number of violations where individuals were cited for infractions as well.
Young vocalists from Bulloch and Evans counties will grace the Emma Kelly Theater stage Sunday with songs, both accompanied and a cappella, from all around the world.
Editor's note: This article has been revised to reflect the following correction, which will appear in Sunday's print edition. A public hearing concerning the path of the proposed Palmetto Pipeline through Screven County is scheduled for 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Screven County Library, 106 S. Community Drive in Sylvania. The time was listed incorrectly in a front-page article Saturday.
The largest diabetes awareness and fundraising campaign of the year for the American Diabetes Association, Kiss-a-Pig, launches on Saturday at 3 p.m. on the Main Stage on River Street in Savannah.
At this year's Speak Up for Education, some principals told parents how increased flexibility in how money is spent and teachers are assigned will be put to use in school improvement plans.
Ogeechee Technical College signed articulation agreements with Valdosta State University on Wednesday, simplifying student transition between the two institutions of higher education.
A man and woman seen smoking methamphetamine in a convenience store parking lot ended up in jail on drug charges, while the small child with them was turned over to a grandparent, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.
Statesboro police are seeking a woman reported missing since Feb. 24.
For the first time since Statesboro City Council resumed Alcoholic Beverages Ordinance hearings last fall, a business declined to plead guilty, instead challenging the way the ordinance is being applied.
Georgia Southern University's Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health welcomes retired Army Maj. Gen. David Rubenstein, FACHE, to campus as the featured speaker for the Healthcare Symposium on Wednesday from 2-3:15 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center.
First Friday will feature green foods, green drinks and green treats.
Debra Chester was recently recognized by the Archibald Bulloch Chapter of the National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution for her extensive volunteer work with the Statesboro Main Street Farmers Market.
Georgia Southern University's Sexual Assault Response Team is hosting Sexual Assault & Spring Break Awareness Week on campus this week through Thursday. The week aims to unify individuals against sexual violence with two major events scheduled throughout the week as part of the campaign.