Dr. Jaimie L. Hebert, provost of Sam Houston State University, visits Georgia Southern University for three days beginning Wednesday, concluding a series of five candidates who have come to Statesboro over the past two weeks as part of the search for the next GSU president.
Dr. Kelli Brown, latest of five applicants invited to visit the Georgia Southern University campus as they vie to be the university's next president, spoke of student debt, but also of sexual assault and a need for faculty diversity, as challenges facing higher education.
Georgia lawmakers moved one step closer to allowing licensed gun owners to carry concealed weapons on public college campuses, as some other states have done, when the proposal supported by the National Rifle Association won support from a Senate panel Monday.
The Ryan's buffet restaurant in Statesboro never opened for business Sunday and remained closed Monday, but there were contradictory signs as to why. After being purchased by another company in August, the chain that owns Ryan's closed more than 70 restaurants last month, but the location on Highway 80 East in Statesboro initially wasn't one of them.
State Representative Jan Tankersley (R-Brooklet) qualified Monday, seeking re-election for a fourth term to the office of House District 160, which includes a large portion of Bulloch County and North Bryan County.
Cheri Wagner, Bulloch County Board of Education member in District 1, says she wants to continue on the board because she believes in the school system's current direction and wants to help the schools continue on the path shown by their strategic plan.
Brett Morgan, president of Farmers & Merchants Bank in Statesboro, announced the promotion of five long-term bank employees, citing their "long-term performance and dedication to the bank and to the people of Bulloch County we serve."
In 1988, Mack Nevil founded Nevil Tire Service and grew it into one of the largest auto service centers in the area. Five years ago, Mack passed away leaving his staff and family to run the business. The business continued to grow and serve the needs of Bulloch and surrounding counties.
ATLANTA - The battle to bring casino gambling to Georgia hit a major roadblock last week in the House of Representatives, but even those opposed to the idea expect the fight to continue.
Although a number of people have announced as candidates for Bulloch County and area offices in the upcoming elections, none are official until this week, when candidate qualifying will open at 9 a.m. Monday and close at noon Friday.
Statesboro High School ninth grader and percussionist Robert Lloyd was selected recently for the Georgia Music Educators Association All-State Band. While an honor and testament to his musical abilities, the All-State opportunity isn't new to Lloyd.
Six men and a boy from the Millen area, joined at times by others, such as military veterans who are students at Georgia Southern University, will take turns running, crossing Georgia in the fourth annual Benning to Gordon Relay.
Dr. Kelli McCormack Brown, scheduled to visit campus Sunday through Tuesday as the fourth in a series of five contenders to be the next president of 20,500-student Georgia Southern University, is different from the first three candidates in two obvious ways.
Ogeechee Judicial Circuit District Attorney Richard A. Mallard announced Friday he intends to run for re-election.
The driver of a car that slammed into the back of a stationary school bus Thursday afternoon remains in critical condition in a Savannah hospital.
Check out pictures from the 2015 Dancing with the Statesboro Stars. The annual fundraiser added a second permance this year and raised $107,000 to ...
Nearly 400 paddling enthusiasts hit the Ogeechee River with their canoes and kayaks.
Climbing clubs from four Georgia universities and Clemson University competed in the Eighth Annual Southern Sendfest regional bouldering competition at Georgia Southern University on Saturday ...
Herald staff photographer Scott Bryant shares his favorite sports photos of 2014.
Herald staff photographer Scott Bryant shares his favorite feature photos of 2014.
Herald staff photographer Scott Bryant shares the first of three galleries featuring his favorite photos of 2014.
Under the direction of Matt Olsen, Southeast Bulloch High School celebrates the holidays with four different ensembles performing a Caribbean-themed holiday program.
Sallie Zetterower Elementary School stages their annual Holiday Songfest before heading home for break. Lots of kiddie cuteness.
The Boys & Girls Club of Bulloch County are introduced to many of the animals who make their home at the Georgia Southern University Center for ...
Second and third graders at Mattie Lively Elementary School performed "How the Penguins Saved Christmas."
Images from the 2014 downtown Statesboro Holiday Celebration
Peaceful protesters walk from Georgia Southern to Bulloch courthouse, call for unity, equal rights.
On Tuesday, Nov. 25 2014, clergy and members of local churches joined together in prayer and song to celebrate the true meaning of Thanksgiving.
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 ...