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Statesboro Herald – 20 under 40 Awards – 2016

Statesboro Herald – 20 under 40 Awards – 2016


Posted By on Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Below is a video that will be viewed at tonight’s reception honoring these outstanding citizens.  Congratulations to the Statesboro Herald 2016 – 20 under 40 Awardees. This year marks our seventh year in partnering with the Statesboro Herald on this important recognition for our communities leaders.  As in the past years these leaders do not disappoint.  It is a strong group and great example of everything that is great...

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#TrueBlue  We remember when we were in college at GSC/U, there was always a tremendous amount of excitement in the community on football weekends.  Several times per year the sororities would “paint the town Blue”.  Over the years we have seemed to move away from this.  This year the DSDA, SCVB and GSU Athletic Marketing have teamed up to bring this great tradition back.  We are excited about the next few days of downtown...

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Bulloch County Billionaires Identified here!


Posted By on Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Forbes Magazine recently released their annual Billionaire list. The list included nine Georgians. As I read the list, I realized that I had met all nine. I began recalling my meetings and notable tidbits about each billionaire. The most colorful by far is Sarah Blakely, the woman who became a Billionaire by cutting the feet off of her panty hose. Her company, Spanx has become a game changer in the women’s appeal market. As I...

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Statesboro Herald 20 under 40 awards 2013


Posted By on Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Congratulations to the 20 awardees in the Statesboro Herald 20 under 40 awards.  This years theme was young professionals who are “keeping their plates full!”  In following that theme, Lori created a cover shot on location at the beautiful 40 East Grill.  Each of the awardees chosen for the cover have a plate full of things they are currently involved in. Each year, we partner with the Statesboro Herald on this wonderful project,...

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Averitt Youth Choir to Provide Musical Valentines


Posted By on Wednesday, February 6, 2013

  The Averitt Center for the Arts’ Allegro! youth choir will be available on Valentine’s Day to perform singing telegrams. They are divided into groups of four to six singers and will go anywhere they are requested: an assisted living home, a place of business or even a hospital room. Sarah Hancock, the director of the Statesboro Youth Chorale, is encouraging the community to purchase the $25 singing telegrams to help fund the...

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IHS Christmas Open House 2012


Posted By on Monday, December 3, 2012

IHS Pharmacy and gifts kicked off another Christmas Season with a community celebration and open house.  Put IHS on your Christmas shopping list.  They have something for everyone on your list and you will not believe he unique items and selection.  Of course, you know what they say, “Everything is Better in Metter”!  From Statesboro you take highway 301 south to Highway 46.  Turn right on 46 and proceed to...

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