DescriptionStatesboro was established in 1803, and a century later the town was shipping one-eighth of the world's supply of cotton. Today it remains a regional commercial and industrial center but also is a center for higher education. Founded in 1906, the pine-studded, gently rolling 900-acre campus of Georgia Southern University is home to 20,000 students seeking traditional 4-year, graduate and doctoral degrees. Founded in 1991, Ogeechee Technical College's focused curriculum gives approximately 3,220 students the opportunity to pursue career-oriented studies.
Visitor InfoStatesboro Convention & Visitors Bureau 222 S. Main St. STATESBORO, GA 30458. Phone:(912)489-1869 or (800)568-3301
Things to SeeBotanic Garden at Georgia Southern University