Statesboro Local News

Georgia Southern University officials are investigating a complaint that Dr. Tom McMullen crosses the line to preaching in his history classes.

2014-11-22 21:33:37 -0500

        Georgia Bureau of Investigation agents are looking into allegations of jury tampering that led to a recent mistrial regarding a civil suit filed more than seven years ago.

2014-11-22 21:32:43 -0500

After six days of hearing testimony during a murder trial, I have many questions.

2014-11-22 20:23:17 -0500

After voters granted the city of Statesboro redevelopment powers through a Nov. 4 referendum, business leaders, city officials and consultants are scrambling to map a Tax Allocation District, or TAD, for downtown and to adopt a redevelopment plan before Dec. 31.

2014-11-22 19:59:20 -0500

    CLAXTON — A raucous crowd turned up at the Pecan Grove to cheer on the Claxton Tigers as they hosted their first playoff game in over a decade.

2014-11-22 00:05:23 -0500

Jimmy Skrine is a man of few words.

2014-11-21 21:04:44 -0500

A top Georgia Southern University administrator has been named the interim president of Georgia Southwestern State University in Americus.

2014-11-21 13:49:53 -0500

After a six-day trial, a Bulloch County jury acquitted one of two men Friday charged with murdering a Statesboro preacher, but convicted the other, who was in prison at the time.

2014-11-21 11:18:16 -0500

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

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
Cant find your business here?
Add It!
Claim your business in our directory.
Claim It!
Enhance your business listing.
Upgrade It!