For nearly a decade, a team of volunteers from Sea Island Bank has partnered with local public and private schools to teach children about money management, the importance of saving and the key role a budget plays in lifelong financial planning.
Beginning when school started back in August, fourth grade teacher Tanita Peak started organizing Brooklet Elementary School's Relay for Life team and its fundraising efforts.
For Susan Puckett, the gift of life her son gave after his tragic death has kept more than just his memory alive.
What's the secret to living to be 100? Gatorade and raisins, said Neal Reed, who recently celebrated his 100th birthday at home with family and friends. But seriously, Reed said never having taken prescription medicines is the reason he is so spry and alert at his age.
Miley Cyrus' movie "The Last Song" premieres Wednesday in Statesboro and theatres nationwide. Statesboro's Jenny Lynn Anderson and her two daughters were extras on the Tybee Island set on June 29, 2009. The following is a glimpse into their experience by Jenny Lynn. The Anderson family will be on a trolley leaving from Tybee Island with fellow movie goers to attend the premiere in Savannah.
The room, which had been lively with conversation minutes before, was quiet except for one voice. The only sounds were the soft "thunks" as people dabbed ink spots on paper cards - and the man calling numbers: " B-4 ... I-16... O- 70..."
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.
Man of the Decade