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Studio Statesboro - Books-A-Million & PETCO help out Humane Society; Bulloch History Moment

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September 28, 2009 | MATTHEW BANKHEAD/Producer mbankhead@statesboroherald.com | Local


Obama to make in-person pitch for 2016 Olympics

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama will travel to Denmark to support Chicago's bid for the 2016 Summer Olympics, projecting the highest-ever White House profile in lobbying for the international event.

Valerie Jarrett, a senior adviser to the president, told The Associated Press Monday morning that Obama will leave Thursday and join his wife, Michelle, in Copenhagen, where they'll make the pitch to the International Olympic Committee. Obama would be the first U.S. president to actually appeal in person to the International Olympic Committee for an Olympics event.

September 28, 2009 | By JULIE PACE Associated Press Writer | World


Lucy of 'Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds' fame dies

LONDON - Lucy Vodden, who provided the inspiration for the Beatles' classic song "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds," has died after a long battle with lupus. She was 46.

Her death was announced Monday by St. Thomas' Hospital in London, where she had been treated for the chronic disease for more than five years, and by her husband, Ross Vodden. Britain's Press Association said she died last Tuesday. Hospital officials said they could not confirm the day of her death.

September 28, 2009 | By GREGORY KATZ Associated Press Writer | World


Iran tests most advanced missiles

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran tested its most advanced missiles Monday to cap two days of war games, raising more international concern and stronger pressure to quickly come clean on the newly revealed nuclear site Tehran was secretly constructing.

State television said the powerful Revolutionary Guard, which controls Iran's missile program, successfully tested upgraded versions of the medium-range Shahab-3 and Sajjil missiles. Both can carry warheads and reach up to 1,200 miles (2,000 kilometers), putting Israel, U.S. military bases in the Middle East, and parts of Europe within striking distance.

September 28, 2009 | By ALI AKBAR DAREINI Associated Press Writer | World


Meatballs sticks to movie menu top with $24.6M

LOS ANGELES - Movie fans lined up for a second helping of "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs," which took in $24.6 million to remain No. 1 at the box office for a second straight weekend.

September 27, 2009 | By DAVID GERMAIN AP Movie Critic | World


ROTC recruiter at GSU is named tops in nation

Lt. Col. William Roberts (USA, retired) will be presented with the U.S. Army's Recruiting Operations Officer award during a ceremony Monday at 11:30 a.m. in the Georgia Southern University's ROTC building lobby.

September 27, 2009 | Special to the Herald | Local


Portal receives $489,000 grant for sewer work

Portal Mayor Larry Motes recently received a $489,840 federal grant for the city from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the state's Community Development Block Grant Program and Community Home Investment Program .

September 27, 2009 | by N. LUREE BOWEN | Local


Braves crush Nats, win fifth straight

WASHINGTON (AP) - Tommy Hanson is a major reason why the Atlanta Braves are closing the season with a flourish. They're going to need more than Hanson's help to get into the playoffs.The rookie pitched seven innings Saturday for his 11th win, Yunel Escobar drove in three runs and the Braves beat the Washington Nationals 11-5 on Saturday for their fifth consecutive victory.Atlanta pulled within three games of NL wild card-leading Colorado, which was scheduled to play St. Louis later in the day. The Braves (84-70) have won 13 of 15 and are 50-30 since June 27 ...

September 27, 2009 | ASSOCIATED PRESS | Sports


Tech runs over #22 Tar Heels

ATLANTA (AP) - The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets didn't like falling out of the Top 25 with their first loss, so they made a point with a lopsided victory against another ranked opponent.Josh Nesbitt ran for two touchdowns and Georgia Tech held the ball for 42 minutes, its highest total in 13 years, to beat No. 22 North Carolina 24-7 on Saturday.Georgia Tech was ranked No. 14 before its 33-17 loss at Miami last week."I think a lot of people had written us off," said Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson, who made sure his players heard the ...

September 27, 2009 | CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Sports


#21 Bulldogs slide by Arizona State

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Blair Walsh kicked a 37-yard field goal on the final play and No. 21 Georgia escaped an upset, beating Arizona State 20-17 Saturday on another big night for A.J. Green.Green caught eight passes for 153 yards, including a 56-yard touchdown in the first quarter that sparked Georgia to an early 14-3 lead. After the Sun Devils rallied, the sophomore receiver played a little defense - getting his left elbow on Bobby Wenzig's 38-yard field goal attempt that could have put the Sun Devils ahead with 4:21 remaining.Green, who had a career-best 159 yards ...

September 27, 2009 | PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Barnhardt-Sutton

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Alan Barnhardt of Charlotte, N.C., announce the engagement of their daughter, Virginia Hall of Jacksonville, Fla., to William Lane Sutton, son of Mr. Andrew Lanier Sutton Jr. and Mrs. Gail McGlamery Williams.

September 26, 2009 | | Wedding Planner


Shuman-Butler

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Russel Shuman of Pembroke, Ga., are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Kristen Shuman, to Brian Michael Butler, son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Butler of Pembroke, Ga.

September 26, 2009 | | Wedding Planner


Jernigan-Lee

Ms. Merrie Rossman of Warren, Mich., and Mr. Harry Jernigan of Statesboro, Ga., announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Nicole Frances Jernigan, to Jeramie Wayne Lee, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Lee, all of Brooklet, Ga.

September 26, 2009 | | Wedding Planner


Always be prepared

Last month, 13-year-old Torin Danilowicz, a first class scout and a member of Boy Scouts of America Troup #342, saved the life of his mother Kay from choking with the Heimlich Maneuver.

September 26, 2009 | Special to the Herald | Local


Studio Statesboro - Roxie Remley turns 90 in style with new exhibit; Relay for Life rally

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September 25, 2009 | MATTHEW BANKHEAD/Producer mbankhead@statesboroherald.com | Local


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Some Kinda Good with Rebekah Faulk Lingenfelser: Valentine's tribute for my everlasting love

st a few short days away, I wanted to take this opportunity to dedicate my food column this week to my No. 1 taste-tester and ...

February 11, 2018 | | Life


On Aging with Dr. Roger Branch Sr.: Bounty from the pines

In April, l will team with my friend Douglas Chassareau for a presentation on turpentining for the Bulloch County Historical Society. Doug, a Georgia Forestry ...

February 11, 2018 | | Life


Lundy — Murphy

Mr. and Mrs. William Lundy Jr. of Statesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Raven Siani Lundy, to Justin Christopher Murphy, son of Mr. and ...

February 11, 2018 | | Weddings


Technical education is first choice for SHS valedictorian

Upon first glance, Alexis Cribb seems like many new college students. She smiles a lot. She's courteous and has the proverbial stars in her ...

February 11, 2018 | By ANGIE MCGLAMERY Special to the Herald | Life


Bulloch History with Roger Allen: The origin of Lotts Creek, Ogeecheeton, Piddleville

Note: The following is part of a series of columns looking at the founding and general history of southeast Georgia and Bulloch County.

February 11, 2018 | | Life


Parenting Advice with John Rosemond: No talking can be the cure for common childhood fears

A true story: When my daughter, Amy, was a pre-teen, she became anxious about going to sleep because of fears of dying in the middle ...

February 11, 2018 | | Life


Jimmie Johnson gunning for eighth title

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Jimmie Johnson has never hitched a ride for an afternoon on a champion's float that snakes down closed city streets.

February 10, 2018 | By DAN GELSTON AP Sports Writer | NASCAR


Ragin' Cajuns roll to win over Eagles

Four UL Lafeyette players cracked double-digit scoring, and the Ragin' Cajuns shot 51 percent from the field. That sent the Georgia Southern men's basketball ...

February 10, 2018 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Phoenix rise up to region title

The saying goes that it's tough to beat a good team three times, and that saying came true Saturday night.

February 10, 2018 | By JOSH AUBREY jaubrey@statesboroherald.com | Prep Sports 360


UL Lafayette ladies top Georgia Southern

The Louisiana women's basketball team closed out the first half hitting 5-of-6 three-pointers to open up a double-digit halftime lead, then held on for ...

February 10, 2018 | Georgia Southern AMR | Sports


Statesboro girls top South Effingham for No. 3 state seed

The Statesboro girls looked like a totally different team Saturday than the one that lost by 14 points in the region tournament opener to Wayne ...

February 10, 2018 | By JOSH AUBREY jaubrey@statesboroherald.com | Prep Sports 360


Imperial Sugar tragedy: Repercussions continue decade later

PORT WENTWORTH - Broken equipment inside a steel conveyor belt sparked the first explosion at the Imperial Sugar refinery in Port Wentworth on a mild winter ...

February 10, 2018 | By MARY LANDERS and JAN SKUTCH Savannah Morning News | Local


Ga. officer, suspect killed in shootout

LOCUST GROVE, Ga. - As police tried to serve an arrest warrant at a home outside of Atlanta, the criminal suspect became combative and both sides ...

February 10, 2018 | | Associated Press


Feb. 10 - Edna Angeline Smith Hall was born on July 15, 1929, in Atlanta, Georgia.

Edna Angeline Smith Hall

February 09, 2018 | | Obituaries


Michigan State plans to fire official over Nassar scandal

LANSING, Mich. - Michigan State University said Friday it plans to fire a high-ranking administrator who told police he never followed up after ordering sports doctor ...

February 09, 2018 | By DAVID EGGERT Associated Press | Sports


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