An earthquake destroyed the city of Port-au-Prince in Haiti Tuesday, but the ripple effects of the natural disaster reach all the way to Statesboro, as native Haitians living here wait in worry to learn whether their loved ones survived the quake.
The guest on Tuesday's "Morning's unPHILtered" show was Josh Lanier. A Statesboro resident who ran for the U.S. senate last year, Lanier said he is up in Washington keeping an eye on what our national legislators are doing.
Burglaries around the Georgia Southern University campus during the Christmas holidays decreased significantly, compared to the high number of burglary incidents reported during the Thanksgiving holidays, Statesboro Police Chief Stan York said Tuesday.
Actor and entertainer Cary Trivanovich used his talents as a pantomime and comic along with the lessons he learned as a teenager who was bullied to deliver an anti-bullying message during an assembly with the entire student body Tuesday at Statesboro High.
Tuesday, January 12, 2010
After responding early Saturday to a call about a sick person at a local hotel, Statesboro Police arrested a couple on drug charges. Officers found a collection of street drugs as well as pain medications and sedatives, police reports stated.
The freezing temperatures Saturday morning didn't stop members of the Upper Black Creek Primitive Baptist Church and area camps of the Sons of Confederate Veterans from gathering to honor the 39 Confederate Army dead who are buried in the church cemetery.
After an interview with the victim, a Portal man already jailed on rape charges was also charged with statutory rape, said Bulloch County Sheriff's Investigator Walter R. Deal. The victim also faces charges.
The bullying started in Cary Trivanovich's life when he was in middle school. He remembers he didn't know how to respond to the taunts and threats and how isolated and scared he was to tell anyone he was being bullied.
A man state troopers believe may have been struck by a car early New Year' Day was released from the hospital Friday, but says he doesn't really remember what happened.
The first guest on Friday's "Mornings unPHILtered" show was Jeff Easter. Jeff and Sheri Easter are well-known Christian musicians. The Easters will play a concert at Trinity Baptist Church in Nevils on Sunday night at 6 p.m.
Keep Bulloch Beautiful and Anderson's General Store want to "chip" in and help you get your house back in order after the holidays.
The Statesboro Herald and members of the community would like to recognize the men and women who have served in the Armed Forces on Veterans ...