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Celebration of Science

One after another, Portal Elementary School Principal Paul Hudson dropped bowls, buckets and boxes filled with cotton and paper shredding from atop a ladder perch on the school playground's basketball court.

April 03, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Life


Psych prof morphs into world-beating sci-fi author

In September 2010, Will McIntosh won the Hugo Award, the science fiction writer's equivalent of an Academy Award, for his short story "Bridesicle." Now his first novel, "Soft Apocalypse," has been released by Night Shade Books.

March 27, 2011 | By AL HACKLE Special to the Herald | Life


Volunteers learn to ‘Stirrup Some Fun’

In a sprawling field, nestled among rows of tall pines, a pond and stable of horses, 13 volunteers were welcomed, for the first time, to what will be their weekly home-away-from-home this summer.

March 14, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Life


'Art of Stewardship'

In 2008, Dawn Oliver, a member of the Statesboro Arts Council Board and a volunteer for the visual arts committee, was having coffee with a friend who mentioned to her an internationally renowned artist with ties to the Statesboro community. Oliver shared the information with Tim Chapman, executive director of the Averitt Center, and Frank D'Arcangelo, visual arts chair.

February 27, 2011 | by JENNY LYNN ANDERSON Special to the Herald | Life


A life's hobby

Statesboro newcomer Bill Simpson is sharing his life's hobby with Sallie Zetterower Elementary. Simpson is placing more than 40 hand-carved, hand-painted, maritime masterpieces he created from scratch on long-term display at the school.

February 21, 2011 | By HAYLEY GREENE Special to the Herald | Life


Wild Game Supper 2011

Last Tuesday, local leaders held their annual Wild Game Supper at the Georgia Railroad Freight Depot in Atlanta, across the street from Georgia's capital building.

February 06, 2011 | | Life


Queen of the Liberty Bowl

Many young ladies dream of being elected to their high school's Senior Homecoming Court. For Susannah Davis of Southeast Bulloch High School, not only was she elected homecoming queen, but she received an invitation to compete for America's Homecoming National Queen.

January 30, 2011 | By ROGER ALLEN Herald Correspondent | Life


His future at his fingertips

Roger Allen Jr., now concluding his senior year at Southeast Bulloch High School, will be in rarified company this fall as a freshman 1906 Scholar at Georgia Southern University.

January 23, 2011 | By AL HACKLE Special to the Herald | Life


Service to Community

Laura Gonzalez: Stay-at-Home Moms and Involvement

January 14, 2011 | By ROGER ALLEN Herald Correspondent | Life


Claxton's chamber president moonlights as fashion model

It's not unusual for a Chamber of Commerce president to dress for success, but few could claim Star Harris' credentials as a model.

January 09, 2011 | By AL HACKLE Special to the Herald | Life


For the love of baseball

Baseball.

January 01, 2011 | By ROGER ALLEN Herald Correspondent | Life


Best Pictures 2010 - Part 2

Photography's greatest attribute is its ability to preserve moments.

December 27, 2010 | By SCOTT BRYANT | Life


Best Pictures 2010 - Part 1

Photography has the unique ability to freeze otherwise fleeting moments in time.

December 26, 2010 | By SCOTT BRYANT | Life


50th Wedding Anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Billy Walker Sr. of Brooklet celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary on December 24, 2010. The couple was married on December 24, 1960, at the Brooklet First Baptist Church. They have three children, Charles Walker of Brooklet, Melinda Greene of Collins, Ga., and Mike Walker of Pennsylvania; and five grandchildren.

December 22, 2010 | | Life


Mercks celebrate their 60th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. H.L. Merck (Betty and Lamar) will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on December 26, 2010, with their children and grandchildren. They were married on December 26th, 1950, in Huntington, W.Va.

December 22, 2010 | | Life


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Parenting Advice with John Rosemond: Perfectionism in children usually levels off with age

Q: Whenever my 4-year-old son tries something new, he becomes very frustrated if he has any difficulty at all. This happens when practicing numbers, letters ...

May 01, 2016 | | Life


Bulloch History with Roger Allen: Altamaha River proves difficult to navigate for boats

Note: The following is part of a series of columns exploring use of rivers in the early history of Georgia and Bulloch County.

May 01, 2016 | | Life


Fun with the Family with Julie Lavender: Enjoy May blossoms and blessings

It's almost time for the last school bell to sound, waving goodbye to teachers and students and tests and classrooms for yet another year ...

May 01, 2016 | | Life


Thinking of God with Larry Sheehy: Allow God to get his Word in

In our world, opinions come from all over. Just ask a question, and you'll get someone to let you know what they think, and ...

May 01, 2016 | | Life


Kathy Bradley: Cutting back the rosemary

I hated to do it. It hurt my heart. I stood there and stared for the longest time, handsaw held in one gloved grip and ...

May 01, 2016 | | Life


ArtsFest 2016

Saturday's 34th annual ArtsFest on Georgia Southern University's Sweetheart Circle - hosted for the first time by the Statesboro-Bulloch County Parks and Recreation Department ...

May 01, 2016 | Scott Bryant | Life


Bulloch History with Roger Allen: Commerce begins on the Altamaha in southeast Georgia

Note: The following is part of a series of columns exploring use of rivers in the early history of Georgia and Bulloch County.

April 24, 2016 | | Life


On Aging: Getting help for health problems

"What?" you say. "Another column on health problems? Why?"

April 24, 2016 | | Life


Parenting Advice with John Rosemond: Don't let ex's shortfalls influence your parenting

Q: We are a struggling blended family. My husband has three children (ages 7, 12 and 17) from a previous marriage. Their mother's home ...

April 24, 2016 | | Life


Kathy Bradley: Mighty Mouse, Harry Potter and the Liberty Bell

I was awakened by the lightning. Not the thunder, not the windchimes whirling dervishly, not the rain slapping against the side of the house. Not ...

April 17, 2016 | | Life


Bulloch History with Roger Allen: Making the Canoochee and the Altamaha navigable

Note: The following is part of a series of columns exploring use of rivers in the early history of Georgia and Bulloch County.

April 17, 2016 | | Life


Parenting Advice with John Rosemond: 'Paradoxical intention' can help control thumb-sucking

Q: Our 7-year-old son has sucked his thumb forever, more or less constantly. He has recently switched to sucking his index finger and putting his ...

April 17, 2016 | | Life


Dr. Roger Branch On Aging: Costly health problems

My previous column concluded that seniors generally are not more "sickly" than others, but many of their health problems are serious - and they are costly ...

April 10, 2016 | | Life


Bulloch History with Roger Allen: Making the Ogeechee River a navigable waterway

Note: The following is the first of a series of columns exploring the use of rivers in the early history of Georgia and Bulloch County.

April 10, 2016 | | Life


Parenting Advice with John Rosemond: Sick children should only be exposed to calming media

Q: My 6-year-old daughter watched too many episodes of a certain TV show when she was sick, and now she doesn't want to go ...

April 10, 2016 | | Life


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