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Statesboro’s power outage: What we know so far

August 26, 3:50 p.m.: All power outage problems should be resolved now according to an alert from the Statesboro Police Department. According to Georgia Power, they responded to a “critical equipment failure” at a relay station at Veterans Memorial Parkway and Highway 301.  “Georgia Power has a substation issue that is requiring redistribution of loads […]

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Skateboarders & Bikers: Your View/Their View

Skateboarders & Bikers: Your View/Their View

Do you have a problem with students riding their bikes and skateboarding on the pedestrium between classes?   Have you ever felt like riding your bike on campus during class change was a bad idea?

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Step-by-step: Getting arrested in Statesboro

Step-by-step: Getting arrested in Statesboro

With the new class of freshmen and transfer students coming to Statesboro, a town in the middle of no where, where it seems like there’s nothing to do but go to class, party and drink, arrests may be a strong possibility for some. So what happens if you are arrested on or off school property? […]

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Sports

Merson names Sun Belt Defensive POTW

Georgia Southern senior goalkeeper Katie Merson was selected as this week’s Sun Belt Conference Defensive Player of the Week. This week, the Sun Belt recognized both its offensive and defensive player of the week for the first week of the new season. Merson won defensive player of the week for her 2-0 record and 8 […]

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The Journey begins: Will the Eagles come out on top?

The Journey begins: Will the Eagles come out on top?

  online poll by Opinion Stage

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Four Downs with Edwin Jackson

Four Downs with Edwin Jackson

    Senior Linebacker Height: 6’0” Weight: 230 lbs. Hometown: Atlanta         Q: What do you want to accomplish going into your senior year? A: “I just want to leave a mark just like the guys before me did. When you walk into the FOC you see leaders that left it all […]

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A & E

Rocking the RAC

What do an avid rock climber and an inexperienced student have in common? They both have the opportunity to get belay certified and improve their bouldering skills, all while having an amazing time doing it! The Belay Clinic On Tuesday, Southern Adventures will host a free belay clinic for students. This clinic will teach students […]

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Buzz List: VMA Edition

Buzz List: VMA Edition

I shouldn’t have done it, I should have turned off the TV and gone to bed like I said I would, but I just couldn’t. I reluctantly turned my television to the channel it rarely sees: MTV. The VMA’s were just starting and I sat back to watch the carnage begin. I wouldn’t classify myself […]

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Working for power and getting stronger: What you need is Madness

You know fitness matters, but you don’t know the best way to do it. What you need is some licensed and experienced help. Luckily for you, the Recreation Activity Center is bringing back their bonafide program to help you out. This is the answer Madness in the Meadow is a high-intensity training program created to […]

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Opinions

Beat the heat

Beat the heat

Statesboro has been heating up! Temperatures this week are going to be extremely high. Dealing with heat can be a hassle, so here are some ways to battle this influx of sunshine. 1. Please drink water. You will regret only drinking alcohol and soda when you make that trek to the Education Building. 2. It’s […]

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Unnecessary classes add up to student debt

Unnecessary classes add up to student debt

In America thirty years ago, all you would have to do to pay for college was obtain a summer job. Today, you have to go thousands of dollars in debt to even afford to attend school. With the rising costs of tuition, books and housing, students are beginning to wonder why college is so expensive, […]

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Letter to the Editor: Once a repulsed reader, now a fan

Thank you for your most current offering of The George-Anne. This week I experienced mild astonishment at the sight of a gentleman well-seasoned in years resting at the bus stop used especially for East Georgia State College students. It was an odd sight. I observed and learned he was there to distribute the latest issue […]

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