While billions of people from around the world have their eyes on South Africa for the World Cup, a small group from Georgia Southern University's Baptist Collegiate Ministry traveled there, using their hearts and hands to spread the message of Jesus Christ.
Statesboro Herald photographer Scott Bryant won 10 awards, including four first places, in the 2010 Georgia Press Association Better Newspaper Contest.
Let's see, according to the calendar, the official beginning of summer is Monday and there's still six weeks before school starts and ... you have no plans for a family vacation yet!
Seniors at Statesboro High are required to take on a community service project during their final year. Statesboro Herald correspondent Roger Allen worked with the school to gather information on the senior projects completed during the spring. Allen also looked more closely at three of the projects.
Thursday morning, middle school students from around Georgia were studying spiders, water bugs and poison ivy in the woods just outside Statesboro.
If you were to walk through the halls of East Georgia Regional Medical Center on a typical day, you would expect to see doctors and nurses around every corner. Now, the hospital is going to the dogs – in a good way that is.
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.
Man of the Decade