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September 24 - Mr. Floyd Brannen died on Monday, September 22, 2014, at Brown’s Health and Rehabilit

Mr. Floyd BrannenJoiner-Anderson Funeral Home and CrematorySTATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Floyd Brannen died on Monday, September 22, 2014, at Brown's Health and Rehabilitation Center under the care of Oge...

September 23, 2014 | | Obituaries

Pirates clinch playoff spot, beat Braves 3-2

ATLANTA - Gerrit Cole retired the final 17 hitters he faced, and the surging Pittsburgh Pirates clinched a spot in the playoffs with a 3-2 win over the free-falling Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night....

September 23, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves

Airstrikes in Syria and Iraq are just the start

WASHINGTON - The one-two-three punch of American and Arab airstrikes against Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq was just the beginning, President Barack Obama and other leaders declared Tues...

September 23, 2014 | By LOLITA C. BALDOR and BASSEM MROUE Associated Press | World

Georgia Southern Theatre presents 'Race; a Play'

The Theatre & Performance program at Georgia Southern University kicks off its 2014-2015 season Wednesday with David Mamet's "Race; a Play" in the Center for Art & Theatre's Black Box Theatre. "R...

September 23, 2014 | Special to the Herald | Local

A 'Band Blast' at Southeast Bulloch

Seven high school marching bands from around southeast Georgia will be at Southeast Bulloch High School Saturday for the inaugural "Band Blast." After earning four Grand Champion trophies last yea...

September 23, 2014 | By ROGER ALLEN Special to the Herald | Local

BA looking to stay fresh despite 11 game slate

The Bulloch Academy Gators already have five games in the books, but more than half of their schedule is still in front of them. Thanks to some unique scheduling, the Gators (3-2) are embark...

September 23, 2014 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Prep Sports 360

Georgia begins run of 7 SEC games with Tennessee

ATHENS - Coming off a game that was little more than a glorified scrimmage, Georgia is getting serious again. The No. 12 Bulldogs face Tennessee on Saturday, the first of seven straight Sout...

September 23, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | UGA

What's next for Braves in GM search?

ATLANTA - For the first time in nearly a quarter-century, the Atlanta Braves are searching for a general manager. Frank Wren was fired Monday with a week to go in the regular season, taking ...

September 23, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves

Outdoor Life: Rule No. 1 is safety first

The fall hunting season is rolling along with squirrel, dove and archery deer hunting seasons already in full swing and firearms season for deer just around the corner. No matter what kind of h...

September 23, 2014 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON dar8589@bellsouth.net | Sports

Ryder Cup: an uneven ledger in Europe's favor

GLENEAGLES, Scotland - Paul McGinley is not trying to reinvent the wheel at the Ryder Cup. He just wants to keep Europe rolling. The European captain spoke in mysterious terms Tuesday about ...

September 23, 2014 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports

Police Report - 9-24-14; A man wheeled $400 worth of groceries out of Wal-Mart and was arrested.

Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforceme...

September 23, 2014 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report

Woman dies in I-16 wreck

A Sandersville woman was killed in a single-vehicle accident Monday on Interstate 16. Amber Michelle Phillips, 20, of Pine Needle Road in Sandersville, was driving eastbound on the interstate arou...

September 23, 2014 | From staff reports | Local

Luke Bryan Farm Tour to aid in scholarships

Georgia Southern University alumnus and famed country singer Luke Bryan will visit the region during his annual Farm Tour at Perry Field on Wednesday, Oct. 8, near Claxton. A portion of the proceed...

September 23, 2014 | Special to the Herald | Local

September 23 - Mr. Jim Bowie Durden Jr., age 72, died on Sunday, September 21, 2014, at St. Joseph’s

Mr. Jim Bowie Durden Jr.Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home MILLEN, Ga. -- Mr. Jim Bowie Durden Jr., age 72, died on Sunday, September 21, 2014, at St. Joseph's Hospital in Savannah. To view the full ...

September 22, 2014 | | Obituaries

Ga. high court denies appeal of murderer

The Supreme Court of Georgia has denied an appeal filed by a man convicted of murdering two cousins in Evans County in 2003. Tomorris Geiger, 33, was found guilty after a four-day trial in Novembe...

September 22, 2014 | Jason Wermers | Local

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