Statesboro Local News

       Two Statesboro city councilmen who acknowledge being friends with a bar owner facing an upcoming licensing hearing say there is no reason for abstaining from voting on the issue.

2014-09-21 09:46:55 -0400

       It’s mid-morning on a sunny Saturday, after a satisfying brunch and visit to my local farmers’ market. Dressed completely casually with nowhere to be, I stroll along East Main Street in downtown Statesboro to find an inviting sidewalk chalkboard and the doors open wide at CAKE Bakery and Cool Beanz Espresso Bar. Upon entering, I discover much more than cupcakes and caffeine. Here two kindred spirits — one culinary artist and one head coffee geek — have joined forces to make their dreams a reality.

2014-09-21 09:46:33 -0400

    You can see and feel the change of seasons. Fall color is starting to appear; pansies, mums and asters are in the garden center and your thoughts are turning to preparing your landscape for winter.

2014-09-21 09:45:01 -0400

    (Note: The following is part of a series of articles looking at the growth of roads and transportation in Georgia and Bulloch County beginning in 1807.)

2014-09-21 09:44:15 -0400

           In a second-floor classroom inside the Carroll Building at Georgia Southern University, equipped with dimmed fluorescent lights and a projector, Statesboro Public Safety Director Wendell Turner holds a policing lecture class with about 25 students each Wednesday.

2014-09-21 09:43:15 -0400

There’s been a lot of talk lately about what the Statesboro City Council is going to do about the terrible tragedy that happened at Rude Rudy’s a couple of weeks ago. And we’ve heard a lot of opinions on what the city “should do” and rampant speculation as to why the council won’t do it.

2014-09-20 20:55:09 -0400

Statesboro and Bulloch County will become “historically spooky” when the “Tales from the Tomb” tours begin.

2014-09-20 20:17:04 -0400

    After three arrests that shook Statesboro High School in April and May, Bulloch County Schools officials have taken steps through the summer and continuing this fall to stress to principals and teachers how they must follow reporting requirements for suspected child abuse, including sexual abuse.

2014-09-20 20:13:47 -0400

    The recent death of an 18-year-old Georgia Southern University student after police say he was beaten at a local bar has focused public attention on what bouncers are legally allowed to do when it comes to handling trouble.

2014-09-20 20:02:36 -0400

BROOKLET — Dodge County jumped out to a quick 14-0 lead midway through the first quarter and didn’t look back as the Indians ran past the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets 24-6 Friday night in a game delayed 15 minutes due to lightning in the area.

2014-09-19 23:15:16 -0400

Statesboro Business News

        Vaden Automotive Group was named recently the "2014 F&I Dealer of the Year" by "F&I and Showroom Magazine" for achievements in Finance and Insurance profitability and commitment to regulatory compliance.

2014-09-15 19:09:11 -0400

         It's been 40 years, and NeSmith Chevrolet Buick GMC is still trucking.

2014-09-15 19:07:44 -0400

         Seldom do all of Party Harbor's more than 50 inflatable attractions - including pirate- and princess-themed bounce houses, waterslides and the latest combo unit based on a Disney movie - appear in one location. But they'll all be set up Saturday and Sunday at Party Harbor's Inflatable Festival.

2014-09-08 23:44:33 -0400

        This week, Walmart Distribution Center #6061 will celebrate its 20th anniversary in Bulloch County.

2014-09-08 23:40:29 -0400

        A new cooperative project between East Georgia Regional Medical Center and Emory University links the Statesboro hospital's ICU by audio, video and continuous computer charting of patients' vital signs to Emory's 24/7 critical care medical staff.

2014-09-01 18:53:34 -0400

        Stereotypically in the South, if you hear someone refer to a man as "Bubba," you immediately have visions of "Larry the Cable Guy" and banjo music. Thanks to a new generation of southern Bubbas, that perception is changing.

2014-09-01 18:49:45 -0400

Neal Ardman of St. Marys, operating under the corporate name Radio Statesboro Inc., has closed on the acquisition of a six-station cluster that serves Statesboro.

2014-08-25 21:14:41 -0400

Low Country Auction & Real Estate, founded by Jeff Raines in 2006 and affiliated with industry leader United Country Real Estate and Auction Services since 2011, exposes antiques, collectibles and other household and commercial items from southeastern Georgia and South Carolina to nationwide and international bidding.

2014-08-25 21:03:56 -0400
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