Statesboro Local News

Most people love the fair, and some people may even visit it several times during the week it is in town. For some, however, the fair is more than an annual diversion; it’s a way of life.

2014-10-25 21:41:00 -0400

Consumers in Georgia and three other states who were helped by navigators for the 2014 insurance exchanges tended to be people of color who were not financially secure, a recently released report says.

2014-10-25 21:36:41 -0400

One choice 12th Congressional District voters do not have is a candidate who promises to keep the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare,” as it is. But there are clear differences in the two candidates’ positions.

2014-10-25 21:35:39 -0400

The Affordable Care Act faces legal challenges that could derail it, and major changes to the legislation are likely and warranted, says Dr. James Stephens, the Distinguished Fellow in Healthcare Leadership at Georgia Southern University’s Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health.

2014-10-25 21:31:46 -0400

Statesboro entered Friday night's game on a two-game winning streak, but the top-ranked Gators from Ware County brought it to a screeching halt.

2014-10-24 23:00:05 -0400

At 98 years old, Leland Riggs isn’t quite a charter member of the Statesboro Kiwanis Club, but he has been an active member for 35 years.

2014-10-24 21:39:07 -0400

A Statesboro man was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for soliciting child pornography images over the Internet, the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Georgia announced Friday.

2014-10-24 16:24:02 -0400

For now, the Bulloch County Schools probably won't become a "charter system," in which every school becomes self-governing and sets its own student achievement goals.

2014-10-24 21:38:08 -0400

MCDONOUGH, Ga. - Democrat Michelle Nunn of Georgia has made her willingness to work with Republicans a central theme as she campaigns across the state for a key seat in the fight for control of the Senate.

2014-10-24 21:29:44 -0400

Crisp fall temperatures and the lure of delicious food, fun games and thrilling rides have brought area residents out in droves to the annual Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair, and Statesboro Kiwanis Club members expect the strong attendance to continue as the fair lasts through Saturday.

2014-10-23 19:46:50 -0400

Statesboro Business News

        Local Allstate agency owner Richard Rappa, with Franklin Insurance Group, received the Allstate Agency Hands in the Community Award for his commitment to helping others and community service.

2014-10-21 09:54:53 -0400

         Statesboro-owned Digital Office Equipment recently opened an office in the Augusta market.

2014-10-21 09:52:17 -0400

         Lately, Hendley Properties seems to have a one-company residential redevelopment program going for downtown Statesboro.

2014-10-13 18:56:08 -0400

        There are few smells more wonderful than freshly tilled peanuts waiting in the fields to be harvested. If you have driven around Bulloch County over the past week, you have enjoyed that smell.

2014-10-13 18:32:03 -0400

        Perhaps it is to be expected in an industry noted for its legacy businesses, but whether their companies consist of a single publication or dozens of media enterprises, families are dominant forces in newspapers.

2014-10-13 18:26:10 -0400

        Ocean Galley Seafood & Steak Express, nearing completion on Lanier Drive across from Paulson Stadium, will give the Ocean Galley chain four locations, including a second in Statesboro, its hometown.

2014-10-06 19:16:37 -0400

        Food World just completed a $1 million renovation of its grocery store on Fair Road in Statesboro. The announcement was made Monday by HAC, Inc., Food World's parent company.

2014-10-06 19:14:38 -0400

        Construction is nearly complete on a one megawatt solar farm on Highway 80 near Portal.

2014-09-30 08:40:16 -0400

         Darin Van Tassell is a professor, coach, businessman and president of the Statesboro Convention and Visitors Bureau. Now, you can add foodie entrepreneur as Van Tassell embarks on his latest venture, making and bottling Dia's Clubhouse Greek Dressing and Marinade.

2014-09-30 08:38:06 -0400

        The Development Authority of Bulloch County is receiving some professional guidance from Boyette Strategic Advisors for how it should be funded and fixed with land, buildings and incentives to bring more jobs to Statesboro and Bulloch County.

2014-09-29 20:20:24 -0400
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