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Sept. 21 - Mr. Sherwood Boyd, age 79, died on Monday, September 18, 2017, at East Georgia Regional M

Mr. Sherwood BoydJoiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Sherwood Boyd, age 79, died on Monday, September 18, 2017, at East Georgia Regional Medical Center. Dr. James Do...

September 20, 2017 | | Obituaries

Statement win

Following their 8-0 loss to Ware County Tuesday, Statesboro's softball team needed a bounceback win to keep their hopes of claiming the No.1 seed in their region tournament alive. The Blue Devils d...

September 20, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports

Two arrested in gang-related attack

Statesboro police arrested two teens on outstanding warrants Tuesday stemming from a Sept. 5 attack on a victim at the local public library. Kodi Deshawn Slater, 17, Cone Homes, and Lavonte Daquez...

September 20, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local

Former city employee pleads guilty to child sex offenses

A former long-time city of Statesboro employee pled guilty Wednesday to multiple charges of child molestation. Harvey Wayne Johnson, 68, of Cleary Road, Brooklet, was charged in January with one c...

September 20, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local

STAND17 Christian event set for Saturday

Kenny Grant Evangelistic Ministries and The Band of Brothers will present the STAND17 Conference on Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Savannah Civic Center. STAND17 is an acronym for Students Taki...

September 20, 2017 | From staff reports | Local

Mexico quake rescuers race to free girl, other survivors

MEXICO CITY - The wiggling fingers of a young girl trapped in the rubble of her collapsed school in Mexico City raised hopes among hundreds of rescuers working furiously Wednesday to try to free he...

September 20, 2017 | By CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN, PETER ORSI and MARK STEVENSON Associated Press | Associated Press

Maria slams Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - The strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in over 80 years destroyed hundreds of homes, knocked out power across the entire island and triggered heavy flooding Wednesday in...

September 20, 2017 | By DANICA COTO Associated Press | Associated Press

GSU investigating reported rape

A Georgia Southern University student was reportedly the victim of a "strong arm rape" this past weekend, according to Georgia Southern University Police reports. A "strong arm rape' is when a per...

September 20, 2017 | By HOLLI DEAL SAXON | Local

Police report -9-21-17; A man reported finding two bullet holes in a glass window.

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 enfor...

September 20, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report

Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95

Jake LaMotta, an iron-fisted battler who brawled his way to a middleweight title and was later memorialized by Robert De Niro in the film "Raging Bull," has died. He was 95.The former middleweight ...

September 20, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports

Road favorites all over the board in Week 3

Texans coach Bill O'Brien says "you can't hide in the NFL."Pro Picks can hide its eyes from the Thursday night extravaganza, which this week, uh, features the Rams against the 49ers.Los Angeles is ...

September 20, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports

8 takeaways from Trump's aggressive and threatening U.N. speech

President Donald Trump defended the United States in his speech before the United Nations General Assembly.In a 40-minute speech, the 45th president explained his desire to put America first.“As pr...

September 20, 2017 | Herb Scribner News Division | Hot topics

This nighttime habit may increase your risk of breast cancer, according to this study

Except for skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer in women, reports the American Cancer Society. Research suggest over 40,000 women will die from breast cancer this year.It could happ...

September 20, 2017 | Rachel De Castro FamilyShare | Hot topics

The Clean Cut: Young magician on 'Britain's Got Talent' channels Hermione Granger

Although Sept. 19 is International Talk Like a Pirate Day and many are probably busy working on their Captain Jack Sparrow impressions, it would be wrong to let this day pass without acknowledging ...

September 20, 2017 | Lottie Johnson Deseret News | Entertainment News

Sean Spicer appeared at the Emmys, and no one is happy about it. Here's why it happened

Stephen Colbert’s opening monologue for the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards started out normal. Colbert sang a musical number that tied in both political commentary and jokes about modern televis...

September 20, 2017 | Herb Scribner DeseretNews.com Web Team | Hot topics

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