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City of Statesboro establishes Juneteenth as paid city holiday

Celeste Chapman

June 22, 2020

STATESBORO —  After a city council meeting on June 17, a unanimous vote designated “Juneteenth Independence Day” as a paid holiday for city employees. “Juneteenth Independence Day celebrates one of the greatest moments in Am...

Georgia Southern community voices opinions at Commission on Diversity and Inclusion listening session

Nathan Woodruff

April 17, 2019

The Statesboro Commission on Diversity and Inclusion hosted a listening session to gauge public opinion on the city of Statesboro and allow the community to offer suggestions for its improvement.Participants were placed into grou...

Statesboro Mayor McCollar addresses students at town hall meeting

Emma Smith

February 27, 2019

Statesboro Mayor Jonathan McCollar held a meeting Tuesday night to allow students and community members to ask questions and voice their concerns regarding the growth of Statesboro.The meeting was sponsored by Student Governme...

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