Statesboro Local News

Jurors for the murder trial of a preacher killed in his sleep in June 2013 will resume deliberation today.

2014-11-20 22:33:00 -0500

At 102 years old, Tommie Burroughs has better vision than a good number of people in their 30s and 40s.

2014-11-20 22:32:44 -0500

Tuesday did not go well for the city of Statesboro.

2014-11-20 21:45:41 -0500

    CLAXTON — For the first time since 2001, the Pecan Grove is preparing to host a postseason party.

2014-11-20 21:10:52 -0500

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A Florida State University alumnus and attorney who shot three people at the school's library early Thursday believed the government was targeting him for persecution, detailing his thoughts in a journal and in videos detectives obtained, authorities said.

2014-11-20 17:52:40 -0500

The Averitt Center for the Arts will kick off the holiday season with "Christmas Around the World" performances this weekend.

2014-11-20 17:46:57 -0500

A woman who pleaded guilty in the “hit style” murder of her husband testified Wednesday in the trial of two men charged in the same case.

2014-11-19 19:21:53 -0500

WASHINGTON — In a broad test of his executive powers, President Barack Obama declared Wednesday he will sidestep Congress and order his own federal action on immigration — in measures that could spare from deportation as many as 5 million people illegally in the U.S. and set up one of the most pitched partisan confrontations of his presidency.

2014-11-19 18:27:15 -0500

The Pilot Club of Statesboro will host its 34th annual fundraiser breakfast on Saturday from 6-11 a.m. at RJ's Steakery.

2014-11-19 18:21:26 -0500

The Seventh Annual Turkey Trot 5K will take over the streets of downtown Statesboro Saturday morning.

2014-11-19 17:57:02 -0500

Statesboro Business News

        The City of Statesboro recently honored Peggy Chapman for her outstanding contributions to the city and to the Statesboro Convention & Visitors Bureau.

2014-11-17 18:26:36 -0500

        Whitfield Signs, which helps other businesses and organizations gain exposure and brand-recognition, is gaining an enviable level of exposure because of one major client, Georgia Southern University Athletics.

2014-11-10 23:13:07 -0500

        Recently, my pastor Scott Moore spoke to us on the blessings of wealth. In that sermon, he explained that if you have a car, you're inside the top 10 percent of the world's wealthiest people and if you have Internet at home you're inside the top 3 percent.

2014-11-10 19:13:56 -0500

      The Georgia Southern Business Innovation Group (BIG) will participate in "Global Entrepreneurship Week," Nov. 17-22. Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), a Kauffman Foundation initiative, is a worldwide celebration of the innovators and job creators that bring ideas to life.

2014-11-03 20:24:29 -0500

In 2006, Bethany Assisted Living Inc. was the recipient of a major gift from the Gesmon Neville Family. Coupled with a partial purchase, Bethany was able to acquire the single largest undeveloped tract of real property within the city limits of Statesboro, known as the Neville Family Farm.

2014-11-03 19:55:30 -0500

Wall Orthodontics relocated to its new office this week at 1512 Brampton Ave., beside the new Parker's. It is beautifully designed, and I believe it will enhance their clients' experiences along with increasing efficiency.

2014-11-03 19:50:36 -0500

When the Fab Lab, devoted to developing ideas for new products and businesses, opens in the building next to Georgia Southern University's existing City Campus in downtown Statesboro, the alley between the two will be transformed into an open-ended "outdoor room" with a glass roof.

2014-10-27 22:06:06 -0400

For nearly 30 years, my wife, Lori, and I have operated Lori Grice Photography on East Main Street in downtown Statesboro. We have seen the ebb and flow of businesses in the core of downtown. We understand the struggle of operating a small business, especially on Main Street. There are both challenges and rewards in doing so. Each of us who chooses to operate a businesses in the core of downtown has made a special commitment to our community to invest in, and continue to work toward, maintaining a thriving downtown.

2014-10-27 22:02:18 -0400

        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 10:54:53 -0400

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

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