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New artwork added to Betty Foy Sanders Georgia Artists Collection

New artwork added to Betty Foy Sanders Georgia Artists Collection

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-- New artwork from artist Matthew Hatala has been added to Georgia Southern University’s permanent art collection, the Betty Foy Sanders Georgia Artists Collection, and ... [Read More]

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August 16, 2017

 
Interim named for youth ballet program Interim named for youth ballet program

The Averitt Center for the Arts announced new leadership of the Statesboro Youth Ballet on Friday.Jurijs Safonovs, the program’s director ... [Read More] 1 Image

It’s Friday night: Get your game on at Galactic It’s Friday night: Get your game on at Galactic

Galactic Comics & Games, formerly Gallop’s Comics & Games, has been a staple of the local community for decades. Located ... [Read More] 1 Image

Plot your escape in the Boro with Statesboro Unlocked Plot your escape in the Boro with Statesboro Unlocked

Statesboro Unlocked has brought the escape room experience to the Boro. For those of you who are unfamiliar with the ... [Read More] 1 Image


 

Student-developed exhibit about more than just maps Student-developed exhibit about more than just maps

These days, when you want to go to an unfamiliar place, you simply whip out your smartphone and use your GPS, or use the system in your vehicle. Most people ...
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Folk art collection on display at the Averitt Folk art collection on display at the Averitt

Described as “sometimes silly, sometimes scary, but always fascinating,” a portion of the Smith Callaway Banks Southern Folk Art Collection is currently on display at the Averitt Center for the ...
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Firecracker Fest at Mill Creek on July 4th Firecracker Fest at Mill Creek on July 4th

Hosted by the Statesboro-Bulloch County Parks and Recreation Department and Mill Creek Park, along with Synovus Bank, Firecracker Fest 2017 will begin on July 4 at 5 p.m. at Mill ...
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Georgia Southern University's Henderson Library presents ‘A Chinese Art Preview’ Georgia Southern University's Henderson Library presents ‘A Chinese Art Preview’

The Zach S. Henderson Library will honor the life and art of Jiann-Ping Hsu, Ph.D., and explore the history of Chinese art and calligraphy at "A Chinese Art Preview" on ...
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Ballroom classes: More than 1-2, cha-cha-cha Ballroom classes: More than 1-2, cha-cha-cha

Lots of people think they can dance. And it’s clear that they also like to watch other people do it. Television shows like “Dancing with the Stars” and “So You ...
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New director at Averitt thinking outside the box New director at Averitt thinking outside the box

Averitt Center for the Arts Executive Director Jamie Grady has been on the job a little more than a month – and he’s impressed with Statesboro and the way the ...
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SOAR program gives GS students real experience SOAR program gives GS students real experience

During summer break, few students like to think about school. They relax or get a job and forget about academics. But things are different for Georgia Southern’s incoming freshmen. They ...
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New law brings positive change for Georgia brewers New law brings positive change for Georgia brewers

Just a few years ago, “drinking local” meant going to the grocery store and grabbing a six-pack of Sweetwater 420 out of Atlanta.  These days, in Statesboro and an increasing ...
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Grab your board – Splash in the Boro ready to unveil new attraction Grab your board – Splash in the Boro ready to unveil new attraction

Everything is on track for the May 20 opening of Splash in the Boro, according to Mike Rollins, director of the Statesboro Bulloch County Parks and Recreation Department.
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Summer camps offer variety of activities for local children Summer camps offer variety of activities for local children

School is almost over and with summer’s long-awaited arrival comes new opportunities to pick up a new hobby or simply hone pre-existing talents. For those students who are looking for ...
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Amazing Blue Mile Challenge to take place in downtown Statesboro April 8 Amazing Blue Mile Challenge to take place in downtown Statesboro April 8

Participants are invited to grab their tennis shoes and brush up on their Statesboro trivia to compete for $300 in the Amazing Blue Mile Challenge on Saturday, April 8. 
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