Fire Prevention Week begins today in Georgia and Georgia's Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John Oxendine reminds citizens to play it safe. The theme for the week this year is, "Stay Fire Smart! Don't Get Burned!"
Rising country music star Luke Bryan is coming back to Statesboro and Georgia Southern Monday to open his inaugural Farm Tour show.
Friday on "Mornings unPHILtered," host Phil Boyum's first guest was the Averitt Center for the Arts Artist in Residence Lindsay Jenkins. Jenkins offers art classes for youth and adults every Thursday at the Averitt. The youth classes run from 4 – 5:15 p.m. and the adult classes run from 5:30 - 6:45 p.m., and cost $20 each. Jenkins also offers private lessons for those who prefer personal instruction.
It was "GSU sports" day Thursday on "Mornings unPHILtered." Host Phil Boyum's guests were Statesboro Herald's sports editor, Matt 'Skipper' Yogus, and chief videographer, Vince Johnson.
The scene Wednesday at DeLoach-Moore Cemetery, a private family cemetery off Caddie Greene Road in Evans County, could be described in one word: devastation.
(Each Tuesday though Saturday, Statesboro Herald correspondent Roger Allen will write about newsmakers on Phil Boyum's "Mornings unPHILtered" Web audio and radio program.)
A vice president and provost from Northern Illinois University will be the last of six finalists applying to become the 12th president of Georgia Southern University to visit the university campus when he comes to Statesboro this week.
Police arrested two more suspects in a recent armed robbery, said Statesboro Police Chief Stan York.
With Statesboro city council elections only 34 days away, city residents have just five more days to register to vote in order to eligible to cast a ballot in November.
Ogeechee Technical College honored three faculty and staff members Wednesday with an awards reception in the Joe Kennedy Building lobby.
One of the region's most popular fall festival will take place this weekend: Portal's 28th Annual Catface Country Turpentine Festival will kick off Saturday with a parade, and the fun will roll over to Sunday, offering visitors two full days of music, great food, fun and more.
A man police said is responsible for at least three, possibly more burglaries in the downtown Statesboro area is behind bars, said Statesboro Police Chief Stan York.
Under the direction of Statesboro Youth Ballet director Jurijs Safonovs, dance students completed two weeks of rigorous study at the Averitt Center for the Arts ...
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