Donned in their coveted black leather jackets - the cheerleading world's equivalent of the Super Bowl ring - the Statesboro Cheer South All-Star Senior team flew home as national champions last week from a competition in Dallas, Texas.
Cindy Simms is Super Mom.
When Portal pitchers take the mound this season, they'll be squaring off against more than just opposing batters.
He is a soldier in Afghanistan, away from home and his newborn son, haunted by memories of buddies killed in action and missing his wife.
The Statesboro School of Dance was filled Thursday with students practicing various ballet techniques and positions in afternoon classes. A typical afternoon inside the studio on South Zetterower Avenue - except for who was leading the instruction.
Brian Renko and Randy Cannon of Milledgeville demonstrated the art and skill of splitting billlets of white oak used for basket making for students from the Charter Conservatory for the Arts and Technology (CCAT) at the Averitt Center on Friday.
A centerpiece of American culture, "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer," has inspired imaginations and evoked memories of childhood - or what we wish childhood had been - for more than 100 years. During the next three months, the community will have the opportunity to connect with the classic again, or for the first time, through art, literature and theater.
For Dr. Brooks Keel, one of the key factors that drew his interest to become president of Georgia Southern University was what he calls the college's "culture of being student centered." So, in his first week on the job as the college's new leader, Keel wants to have lunch with the student body. Just not all at the same time.
Former Statesboro Municipal Court Judge J. Lane Johnston is used to seeing a packed courtroom, but Wednesday, there were no defendants, and Johnston was in front of the bench instead of behind it.
If you live in Statesboro and want to visit the North Pole, you have to go South.
The Schmidt's of Brooklet are not your typical family.
Southerners have a reputation for having a sweet tooth. Apparently, so do the wasps in this part of the country, and that is helping a group of biology honors students at Georgia Southern University learn more about them.
Area residents enjoyed "Shopping by Lantern Light" Tuesday at the Main Street Farmers Market in downtown Statesboro. Between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m., lanterns helped showcase some of the best local food and crafts the Bulloch County region has to offer.
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 ...
Man of the Decade