Best Apartment 
The George

Best Attraction
 Jumping Place Skydiving Center
Best Building
City Hall

Best Family Fun Venue
Free Spirit Pottery

Best Festival
Brooklet Peanut Festival

Best Fundraising Event
Pink Power 5K and Fun Run

Best Neighborhood
Blue Mile

Best Outdoor Event
Georgia Southern Football

Best Party Venue for Kids
Free Spirit Pottery

Best Place of Worship
Connection Church 

Best Place to Work
CORE Credit Union

Best Preschool
Smiles, Giggles & Hugs

Best Private School
Trinity Christian

Best Public School
Stilson Elementary 

Best Public Space
Mill Creek Park

Best Art Gallery 
Averitt Center for the Arts
Best Athletic Team to Watch    
Tormenta FC

Best Cultural Event

Best DJ
Shockwave Entertainment

Best Female Vocalist
Christie McLendon

Best House / Cover Band
R&B Music (Robert & Brandi)

Best Library
Statesboro-Bulloch County Public Library

Best Local Author
Kathy Bradley

Best Local Band

Best Local Visual Artist
Kim Riner

Best Male Vocalist
Dylan Bragg

Best Musician
Dylan Bragg

Best Performing Arts Show (July 2017-present)
Dirty Dancing

Best Place to See Local Music
Eagle Creek Brewery

Best Trivia Night
Nonna Picci

Best Adult Establishment
Gnat's Landing

Best Asian Fusion

Best Authentic Pub
Gnats Landing

Best Bagels

Best Bakery 
Cake Statesboro

Best Bar Staff
Gnat's Landing Statesboro

Best Barbecue
Shane's Rib Shack

Best Beer Retail Selection
Two Guys

Best Beer Selection on Tap
Del Sur

Best Bloody Mary
Del Sur


Best BLUE MILE Restaurant
Del Sur

Best Bottled Beer

Best Breakfast
Fordham's Farmhouse

Best Buffet
Fordham's Farmhouse

Best Burger
Loco's Deli & Pub

Best Caterer
Lazar Brown

Best Charcuterie
Bubba Hunt

Best Cheap Beer Deal
Gnat's Landing

Best Cheap Meal
Fordham's Farmhouse

Best Cheese CAKE
Honey Too

Best CheeseSTEAK
Gnat's Landing

Best Chef
Lazar Oglesby

Best Chicken Fingers
Wing Maxx 

Best Chicken Salad
Honey Too

Best Chinese
Great Wall

Best Chocolatier
Cake Bakery and Cool Beanz Espresso Bar

Best Cocktails

Best Coffee House
Cool Beanz Expresso Bar

Best Cold Beer

Best College Bar
Gnat's Landing

Best Come as You Are Watering Hole
Locos Grill & Pub

Best Cookies
Big Boy Cookies

Best Cupcakes
Cake Bakery

Best Deli

Best Desserts
CAKE Bakery

Best Food Truck
Brunner Burritos & Bowls

Best Fried Chicken

Best Fries
Steak n Shake

Best Frozen Yogurt
La'berry Frozen Yogurt Cafe

Best Gluten-Free Menu

Best Greek

Best Gyro
Sons Doner Kebab

Best Happy Hour
Gnat's Landing

Best Italian
Holiday Pizza

Best Japanese

Best Kid-Friendly Restaurant

Best Late-Night Bar

Best Local Artisanal Food Product
Nonna Picci 

Best Local Brewery
Eagle Creek

Best Lunch
Seasons of Japan

Best Mac n Cheese
Fordham's Farmhouse

Best Margarita
Del Sur

Best Martini

Best Meat & 3 Veggies
Fordham's Farmhouse Restaurant

Best Mexican
El Jalapeno

Best Milkshake
Steak n Shake

Best Neighborhood Bar

Best New Bar (July 2017-present)
Del Sur

Best New Restaurant (July 2017-present)
Del Sur

Best Outdoor Dining

Best Pitmaster
Bubba Hunt

Best Pizza-Gourmet
Nonna Picci

Best Pizza-Traditional
Mellow Mushroom

Best Place to Buy Local Seafood
Prosser's Seafood

Best Pool Hall
Southern Billiards, GSU Campus

Best Pub Food
Gnat's Landing

Best Restaurant

Best Restaurant for Vegetarians
Del Sur

Best Restaurant When Someone Else is Paying
El Jalapenos

Best Ribs

Best Romantic Restaurant

Best Salad

Best Seafood
Ocean Galley Seafood & Steaks

Best She-Crab Stew/Bisque
40 East Grill

Best Shrimp & Grits

Best Soul Food

Best Sports Bar

Best Steak

Best Sub Sandwich / Hoagie

Best Sunday Brunch
Sugar Magnolia

Best Sushi
Seasons of Japan

Best Sweet Tea

Best Tacos 
Del Sur

Best Tapas

Best Thai
Coconut Thai

Best Place to Meet New Friends

Best Upscale Bar

Best Waitstaff
Nonna Picci 

Best Wine Selection (Bar/Restaurant)

Best Wine Selection (Retail)
Two Guys

Best Wings
Wild Wings

Best Wrap(s)

Best Local Twitter Feed
Mandy Edwards (@memktgservices)

Best Local Website
The Blue Mile (

Best Party to Attend
Jaycees Night Out

Best Party-Thrower
Statesboro Jaycees

Biggest GS Basketball Fan (Female)
Sharon Persinger

Biggest GS Basketball Fan (Male)
Matt Sauls

Biggest GS Football Fan (Female)
Lori Durden

Biggest GS Football Fan (Male)
Woody Pumphrey

Biggest Prankster in Town
Dylan Hurst

Biggest Workaholic (Female)
Stephanie Childs

Biggest Workaholic (Male)
Mike Hall

Friendliest Public Safety Officer's 
Bulloch County Sheriff's Office

Most Attractive Couple (45 yrs. age & under)
Jason & Casey Hurst

Most Attractive Couple (over 45 yrs. age)
Al & Debbie Palmer

Most Attractive Female (45 yrs. age & under)
Laurel Sauls

Most Attractive Female (over 45 yrs. age)
Julie Sullivan

Most Attractive Male (45 yrs. age & under)
Dr. Suketu Patel

Most Attractive Male (over 45 yrs. age)
Micheal Classens

Most Outgoing Couple
Carey & Janet Swanson

Most Outgoing Female
Brandy Snell

Most Outgoing Male
Cameron Jones

Most Passionate About the Community (Female)
Brandy Snell

Most Passionate About the Community (Male)
Frank Hook

Most Significant Couple to Know
David & Faye Beth Ball

Most Significant Individual to Know (Female)
Brandy Snell

Most Significant Individual to Know (Male)
Billy Hickman

Toughest OTC Instructor/Professor
Jan Martin

Best Local Paper / Magazine Cover Story 
Statesboro Magazine Fabulist - America Minc 

Best Newspaper Columnist
DeWayne Grice

Best Bulloch Countyian
Billy Hickman

Best Bulloch Countyian to Befriend
Roy Thompson

Best City Council Member
Walter Gibson

Best Community Activist
Keely Fennell

Best County Commissioner
Curt Deal

Best Do-Gooder
Chris Yaughn

Best Local Cause
Fostering Bulloch

Best Local Legislator
Jan Tankersley

Best Misuse of Taxpayer Funds (June 2017-present)
Blue Mile Project

Best Political Gaffe (June 2017-present)
Employment of Tom Couch

Best Progressive
Trent Nesmith

Best School Board Member
Mike Sparks

Best Troublemaker 
Roy Thompson

Best Adult Novelty Store
Sunset Novelties

Best Assisted Living Community
Willow Pond Senior Care

Best Barber Shop
PowDur Salon 

Best Barre Studio
Statesboro Elite Dance Studio

Best Bed & Breakfast
Georgias Bed and Breakfast

Best Bike Shop
Swim Bike Run

Best Body Piercer
Brandy @ Blue Phoenix

Best Chiropractor
Dr. Amy Kitching

Best Cosmetic Dentist (Practice)
Ricky Lane, DDS

Best Cycling Studio
Swim, Bike, Run

Best Dance Studio
Statesboro Elite Dance Studio

Best Day Spa
The Healthy Touch Day Spa

Best Dentist
Ricky Lane, DDS

Best Dermatology Practice
Georgia Dermatology

Best Exercise Studio
Statesboro Elite Dance Studio

Best Eye Doctor
Dr. Horace Deal

Best Fishing & Tackle Shop
TC Outdoors

Best Golf Course
Georgia Southern University Golf Course

Best Hair Salon
PowDur Salon 

Best Hair Stylist
Jessica Pierce @ Market District Salon

Best Health Club / Gym
180 Fitness

Best Healthcare Provider
East GA Healthcare Center

Best In-Home Healthcare Company
Kindred at Home

Best Internist
Delene Musielak

Best Local Athlete
B.J. Gladden - GS Men's Basketball

Best Local Sports Team
GS Men's Basketball

Best Massage Therapist
Vanessa Posey - Healty Touch Day Spa

Best Medical Spa
The Healthy Touch Day Spa

Best Nail Salon
Serenity Day Spa and Salon

Best OB-GYN Practice
Statesboro Women's Health Specialists

Best Oral Surgery Practice
East Georgia Center for Oral & Facial Surgery

Best Orthodontist (Practice)
South Georgia Orthodontics

Best Orthopedic Surgical Practice

Best Outdoor Outfitters
TC Outdoors

Best Park
Mill Creek Park

Best Pediatric Dentist (Practice) 
Ricky Lane, DDS

Best Pediatrician 
Dr. Delene Musielak

Best Personal Trainer
Adrian Coman (Coman Gymnastics Academy)

Best Pharmacy
Forest Heights Pharmacy

Best Physical Therapy 
East Georgia Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Best Physician (Overall)
Dr. Gary Sullivan

Best Piercing Studio
Blue Phoenix Tattoos & Piercings

Best Pilates Studio

Best Place to Buy A Boat
Bulloch Marine 

Best Plastic Surgery 
Renewal MD

Best Shooting Range
GS Shooting Sports Education Center

Best Tanning Salon
Taylor's Tanning

Best Tattoo Artist
Sketch Effect

Best Tattoo Studio
Blue Phoenix

Best Urgent Care
South Georgia Immediate Care Center

Best Veterinarian
Dr. Barry Wolfe University Animal Hospital

Best Waxing Salon
The Wax Strip

Best Weight Loss Center

Best Yoga Studio

Best Accessories Store
Cheeky Bliss

Best Accountant/CPA
Lanier, Deal & Proctor

Best Animal Hospital
Westside Vet Clinic

Best Animal Welfare Organization
Fixing the Boro

Best Antique Store
67 Antique Mall

Best Art Supply Store
Hobby Lobby

Best Auto Dealer Service Department
JC Lewis Ford

Best Auto Repair in Town
Total Tire Care

Best Baby Store
Belk Kids

Best Bank
Core Credit

Best Bank - Customer Service
Core Credit

Best Bank for Students
Core Credit

Best Bank Showing True Blue Pride
CORE Credit Union

Best Bookstore

Best Boutique
Cheeky Bliss

Best Bridal Boutique
J'Adore Bridal Boutique

Best Car Wash
Auto Shine

Best Cell Phone Repair
Dynamic Solutions

Best Childcare Facility

Best Children's Clothing Retailer
Children's Place
Best Children's Consignment Store
Childrens Cottage Consignment

Best Cleaning Services
Mommy's Cleaning Services 

Best Collegiate Store
Southern Exchange Company

Best Comic Book Store

Best Computer Repair
Micro Computer Plus 

Best Consignment Furniture Store
Savannah Home Consignment Furniture and Home Decor

Best Corner Store
Parker's, 1588 Brampton Ave.

Best Costume Shop/Party Store
Party Impressions

Best Department Store

Best Doggie Day Care
South Paws Dog Resort

Best Dry Cleaner

Best Electrician/Company
JD Heating and Air

Best Eyewear Store/Boutique
My Eye Dr.

Best Financial Counseling Services
CORE Credit Union

Best Flooring Installer
Simplified Flooring

Best Florist
Kristian Reinbold @Kristian Designs

Best Frame Shop
Hobby Lobby

Best Furniture Store
Denmark's Furniture

Best Garden Store/Nursery
Southern Scapes Nursery

Best Gift Store
The Hen House - Hallmark

Best Grocery Store

Best GS Apparel Store
GS University Store

Best Hair Salon

Best Hardware Store

Best Heating & Air Company
Peach State Air Conditioning

Best Home Accessories Store
SunCatcher Shutters & Blinds

Best Home Builder
Brin Hubbard Construction

Best Home Security Company
Eagle Alarm

Best Insurance Agency 
Brinson, Williams and Groomes Insurance

Best Insurance Agent
Kyle Williams

Best Landscaper
DEA Lawn Enforcement

Best Law-firm
Hall Law Group

Best Lawyer
Joey Cowart

Best Lingerie Store
Cheeky Bliss

Best Local Farm
B&G Honeyfarm

Best Mall / Shopping Center
Statesboro Mall

Best Marketing & Brand Strategist (Individual)
Sharon Persinger

Best Mechanic
Taylor Driggers @ D & R Intensive Car Care

Best Men's "Gift Store" 
TC Outdoors

Best Men's Clothing Store
The Sir Shop

Best Men's Formal Wear Store
The Sir Shop

Best Mortgage Lending Institution
Core Credit

Best Motorcycle Shop
DFC (Dirt Floor Customs)

Best Non-Profit
Boys & Girls Club of Bulloch County

Best Oil Change & Under the Hood Services
D & R Car Care

Best Paint Store

Best Pawn Shop
Statesboro Gun & Pawn

Best Pest Control
Deloach Extermination

Best Pet Groomer
Kayce's Pet Parlor

Best Pet Store

Best Photographer
Brittany McCool Photo

Best Place to Buy A New Car
Franklin Toyota

Best Place to Buy A Used Car
Jarrard Pre-Owned Vehicles

Best Plumber/Company
Neals Plumbing

Best Property Management Company
Property Mart

Best Real Estate Agent
Everett Kennedy

Best Realty Estate Company
Berkshire Hathaway Kennedy Realty

Best Resale Shop
Charlie's Funky Junk Shop 

Best Restaurant & Grocery Delivery Service
Boro Take-out

Best Roofing Company
Chandler Roofing

Best Shoe Store (Ladies)
Cheeky Bliss

Best Shoe Store (Men)
The Sir Shop

Best Social Media Management Business
ME Marketing Services

Best Stationery Store
Doodlebugs/Edwards Events

Best Technology Company
Digital Office Equipment

Best Thrift Store

Best Tire Store
D & R Intensive Car Care

Best Tutoring Services
Math Made Simple

Best Vape Shop
A Smokin Place

Best Videographer
Justin Peay

Best Website Design Business
ME Marketing Services

Best Wedding Venue
Mill Creek Equestrian Farm

Best Wine Shop
Two Guys

Best Women's Clothing Store
Cheeky Bliss
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