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Cortez and Compton named first recipients of the Elizabeth Scott Brown Scholarship

Cortez and Compton named first recipients of the Elizabeth Scott Brown Scholarship

The newly formed Elizabeth Scott Brown Scholars in Service Foundation Inc. has awarded its first local scholarships to two deserving students. Nicholes Cortes was selected for a renewable annual award of $1,500, while Eli Compton received a renewable annual award of $1,000.
Newly Remodeled Walmart in Statesboro, GA Celebrates Grand Reopening

Newly Remodeled Walmart in Statesboro, GA Celebrates Grand Reopening

Statesboro celebrated Walmart's grand reopening after a comprehensive remodeling project. Store manager Antonio Garcia shared insights into the extensive renovations and exciting additions that have transformed the shopping experience for customers in the community.
Coach Helton's GS Eagles are primed for exciting 2024 season

Coach Helton's GS Eagles are primed for exciting 2024 season

Georgia Southern University Head Football Coach Clay Helton recently shared his enthusiastic outlook for the upcoming 2024 season with the Kiwanis Club of Statesboro. Emphasizing the importance of community support and a strong team culture, Helton expressed his gratitude for the warm welcome he and his family have received in Statesboro and his excitement about the team's promising prospects.
Lifeline support is available to low income households for phone and internet service

Lifeline support is available to low income households for phone and internet service

Lifeline, a federal program designed to reduce monthly costs for phone or internet services, offers eligible consumers up to $9.25 off their bills, promoting accessibility to essential communication services. Find out how to qualify and apply.
Augusta, Savannah getting federal funds for electric buses

Augusta, Savannah getting federal funds for electric buses

Georgia's transit infrastructure receives a significant boost as Augusta Transit and the Chatham Area Transit Authority secure nearly $20 million in federal funding to transition to electric buses, marking a substantial step toward cleaner, more sustainable public transportation options statewide.
I-16 westbound now open at Chatham Parkway

I-16 westbound now open at Chatham Parkway

All Interstate 16 lanes are open near the Chatham Parkway overpass as of 11:25 a.m. Saturday, July 13, 2024. Georgia DOT has opened one lane in each direction on Chatham Parkway overpass.
Georgia mail delivery ranked worst in nation

Georgia mail delivery ranked worst in nation

Georgia's mail delivery performance hit a low point in the second quarter of this year, ranking last in the nation with only 63.7% of first-class mail delivered on time, despite improvements over earlier in the year, according to a report from the U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General.
Traffic Alert: Shift planned for SR 25 over Savannah River in Port Wentworth

Traffic Alert: Shift planned for SR 25 over Savannah River in Port Wentworth

Chatham County commuters can anticipate a significant traffic shift on State Route 25 over the Savannah River in Port Wentworth, as the Georgia Department of Transportation prepares to open the new Houlihan Bridge on Monday, July 15, marking a pivotal milestone in a project aimed at enhancing regional infrastructure and traffic flow.
Reminder: Drop off supplies for Stuff the Bus by Tuesday, July 16

Reminder: Drop off supplies for Stuff the Bus by Tuesday, July 16

Don't forget to help "stuff the bus" for the children of Bulloch County! Join Prevent Child Abuse Bulloch and United Way of Southeast Georgia by dropping off needed supplies at convenient locations around town, now through July 16.
Good Morning, Bulloch!

Good Morning, Bulloch!

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