Rain and lightning hampered the Georgia Southern Eagles' first day of fall football practice on Thursday.
Children whirl around a bustling game room and gym, seeking bragging rights at a foosball table, fast-stepping to interactive dance games and sprinting against friends in a relay race.
Within a month of receiving their high school diplomas, six students from Future Nurses Clubs at area high schools traveled through Costa Rica for two weeks as part of Georgia Southern University's annual Nursing Study Abroad program.
Statesboro Herald staff photographer Scott Bryant has won many awards for his photography over the years - including 16 this year for work published in 2011.
The Statesboro-Bulloch County Parks and Recreation Department and Sea Island Bank presented the 2012 Firecracker Fest at Mill Creek Regional Park on Wednesday.
Sixty-six members of the Statesboro High School Blue Devil Marching Band and 14 chaperones are scheduled to board two chartered buses tonight for just about the fullest Fourth of July experience imaginable in Washington, D.C.
Farm living was the life for about 350 area youngsters Friday, who spent the better part of the day immersed in an environment of tractors, livestock and produce.
SKIDAWAY ISLAND - More than 15 miles from the inlet marshes of Savannah and shores of Sapelo Island, like a drop of gray on a vast blue canvas, the enormous Nancy Foster research vessel bobs steadily atop the surface of the Atlantic Ocean.
Drew Cottril's oil paintings open a window to the immense scope of the natural world. Virginia Russell's ceramics let you hold it in the palm of your hand.
Seniors from Statesboro High School, Southeast Bulloch High School and Portal High School participated in separate commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 26, at Georgia Southern University's Hanner Fieldhouse.
On her first day of school as a freshman at Statesboro High School, Supriya Immaneni expressed to faculty her desire to be valedictorian. She accomplished that goal and amassed a multitude of honors from each of the many diverse student organizations of which she's been a part.
For Bulloch Academy valedictorian Lee Hendrix, his teachers and his classmates are his family. It's that family atmosphere that he credits with helping him blossom and grow beyond his wildest dreams.
With cooking and baking as her favorite hobbies, Bible Baptist Christian Academy valedictorian Anna Jones expects to focus on the healthier aspects of eating in the future.
When Mary Franks sets foot on the campus of Eastern University this fall, she will find an environment much like the one she is about to leave.
Skarleth Delfin-Uscanga overcame tremendous obstacles to achieve her graduating class' highest academic honor. First, at age six she immigrated to America with her parents and settled in Portal. Though already reading and writing in her native language, she did not speak English. Second, as a sophomore, she became a single mother and had to take on a part-time job to help provide for her infant son. Each of these challenges tested her, but with determination and constant encouragement and support from her parents, she's a testament to perseverance.
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