Anne Clifton is the medical coordinator for Statesboro's Hearts and Hands Clinic. In this capacity, she has volunteered 1,500 hours in 2011 and so far in 2012. She is demonstrating a remarkable level of dedication and selflessness in this role as she schedules patients and physicians, serves as women's health coordinator, works tirelessly as a fund-raiser and grant-writer, helps ensure that the clinic's patients have adequate transportation and so much more. Anne's work in improving health care is a vital part of improving our community. Anne is a former president of the Statesboro Garden Club ...
Brian Cartee is a community servant and a man with a big heart. Brian continually works to help people and his community by volunteering his time, energy, resources and kindness to people from all walks of life. Brian genuinely cares about people and he always looks for someone in need. He helps organize fundraisers, including being on the team that raised more than $18,000 for a local 17-year old who was diagnosed with lymphoma. He is a strong supporter of the 4-H Equestrian Team, and has chaired the 4-H booth at the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair for three years. Brian ...
As an area reporter for a Savannah television station, Dal Cannady has many opportunities to see volunteers in action. That's part of the reason Dal makes time in his busy schedule to include service for others. Dal has completed many years of service to the area Red Cross and currently serves on the Red Cross advisory board for Bulloch, Candler, Jeff Davis, Montgomery, Toombs and Wheeler counties. He sees first-hand the terrible human needs often left in the wake of fires and natural disasters. In fact, when Ellis Wood travels to communities hit hard by natural disasters, Dal Cannady ...
Honorees enjoyed socializing during the Deen Day Smith Service to Mankind Awards Coffee at Pittman Park United Methodist Church Wednesday.
Children and adults alike spent the day enjoying the spring weather at the Georgia Southern Botanical Garden's annual Spring Festival and Plant Sale on Saturday, March 31.
When directors Glenn Spell and Helen Rosengart began auditioning for the iconic role of Annie, they hoped to find a young girl who could live up to the part. Instead, they were lucky enough to find two.
Students at a pair of area high schools were given a sobering reminder Friday of the extreme dangers associated with driving under the influence.
Fourth graders learned all about water Friday during the 2012 Children's Water Festival hosted by Keep Bulloch Beautiful and Georgia Southern University.
STATESBORO - Keep Bulloch Beautiful, Statesboro Bulloch County Parks and Recreation After-School Program, Georgia Southern University's Center for Sustainability, Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health (JPHCOPH), and College of Health & Human Sciences join forces to create a community garden for Julia P. Bryant's After-School Program. This unique collaboration will serve as a teaching tool for the After-School Program at Julia P. Bryant.
For Jon Faddis, a then-budding, wide-eyed trumpeter, his watershed moment occurred when a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity presented itself on a Dallas stage in 1968.
Nevils Elementary School is now home to a colorful mosaic mural created by Kindergarten through fifth-grade students under the direction of local artist and NES parent Laura Lingle. Named "Our Tree," it is the centerpiece of the school's story time area.
Statesboro High sophomore Ben Lloyd is the only Bulloch County Schools instrumentalist who will be featured in the state's premiere music showcase, Georgia All-State Band.
The Reverend W. Michael and Melinda Huling of Savannah are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Monica Kyle Huling, to Christopher Matthew Brister, son of Carl G. and Jamie Brister of Statesboro.
Statesboro High School's Science Quiz Bowl Teams competed at the regional level Jan. 28, at Armstrong Atlantic University in Savannah, where two of the three teams qualified to advance to state. This makes the tenth year in a row that a SHS team has advanced to the state competition.
If walls could talk, those adorned with decades-old Statesboro memorabilia at Snooky's Restaurant would have plenty to tell.
On the slope of the hill, just where the field ends and the woods begin, where the ditch on either side of the road deepens ...
Note: The following is part of a series of columns exploring the use of rivers in the early history of Georgia and Bulloch County.
True story: I sent one of my more recent books to a radio talk-show host who, in turn, gave it to one of her "readers ...
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