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Local historian Smith Banks passes at 73

One of Bulloch County's most noted historians passed away Wednesday. Smith C. Banks, 73, died Wednesday, May 19, after a lengthy illness.

May 20, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Sex offender charged with sexual battery

A registered sex offender was arrested Saturday after a woman said he grabbed her inappropriately. Bulloch County Sheriff's deputies arrested Deontray Antwone Lewis, 29, of Lundy Trailer Park, on charges of sexual battery.

May 19, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Wild weather Sunday causes minor damage

The National Weather Service said it wasn't a true tornado, but a strong storm system with straight-line winds up to 60 miles per hour ripped through Bulloch County Sunday evening, toppling trees and power lines and otherwise wreaking havoc.

May 17, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Battle over Portal JROTC

Bulloch County Board of Education members are considering eliminating the Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) due to budget reasons, but members of the school and community made please Thursday that the board reconsider.

May 17, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Portal gym causing controversy

The fate of Portal Middle/High School's old gymnasium still hangs in the air after members of the Bulloch County Board of Education voted Thursday to table the issue for further discussion.

May 15, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


State Patrol: Motorcyclist died after car turned in front of bike

(Note: Due to incorrect information in Friday's story, the following article is being reprinted with additional and correct information.)

May 14, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Students make plea to keep PLC at current site

Bulloch County Board of Education Chairman David Ball told a group of Performance Learning Center students Thursday that they would change their minds about wanting to keep the PLC open once they took a bus tour that showed them where they would be attending classes in their home schools.

May 14, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Students want PLC to remain at WJ Complex

A group of students from the Performance Learning Center plan to present a petition at tonight's Bulloch County Board of Education meeting, requesting the Center remain at its current location.

May 12, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Area teens fight in YouTube clips

Two disturbing videos on YouTube showing several Bulloch County teens fighting have both school and law enforcement authorities alarmed, but they say it's up to parents to take action regarding a series of organized fights in rural areas.

May 12, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Official: Man caught with pot admits more

A man caught in Emanuel County delivering a pound of marijuana voluntarily told drug agents about another pound and a half he had at home, said Bulloch County Drug Suppression Team Inv. Marcus Nesmith.

May 11, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Man with Alzheimer's missing since Thursday

Authorities are still seeking an 82-year-old Ellabell man with Alzheimer's disease who has been missing since Thursday.

May 10, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Rotary honors Minkovitz

The Rotary Club of Statesboro recognized one of Statesboro's most noted businessmen, Ike Minkovitz, Monday with a posthumous honor, naming him a Will Watt Fellow. The club voted recently to present the Will Watt Fellowship to Minkovitz's family, who attended Monday's meeting.

May 10, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Thanks, Mom - Georgia Southern marks Spring Commencement 2010

Clouds threatened, but the sun peeked out to shine on about 2,400 Georgia Southern University students receiving degrees during the school's 82nd Annual Spring Commencement ceremony Saturday at Paulson Stadium.

May 08, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Tip leads police to pot plants

An anonymous tip to the Statesboro FBI Office led to the arrest of a man police said was growing marijuana.

May 08, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Semi hits power lines; causes fire, outage

A semi truck driver pulled into the parking lot of an abandoned livestock auction barn on Stockyard Road Friday afternoon, snagging low-hanging power lines and snapping a utility pole. A portion of Statesboro was without power for about 30 minutes to an hour until repairs were made.

May 07, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


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Articles By Author - Holli Deal Saxon


Police report -8-28-16; Police investigated a theft by taking and criminal trespass incident.

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 ...

August 27, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report


Police Report, 8-27-16: Two men were stopped for improper bicycle equipment.

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 ...

August 26, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report


Officials: Zika not a local danger

While a solitary case of travel-related Zika virus infection was reported in Bulloch County Wednesday, local city and health officials say there is no cause ...

August 25, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Police report -8-26-16; A woman said someone threatened her son with bodily harm.

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 ...

August 25, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report


Grocery Grab set for Saturday

It promises to be a wild time in Brooklet Saturday as one of five people are selected to grab as many groceries as they can ...

August 24, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Police report -8-25-16; A man reported the theft of two cases of beer and other items.

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 ...

August 24, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report


Bulloch commissioners deny millage rollback

The Bulloch County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday not to roll back millage rates after an increase last year.

August 23, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Police report -8-24-16; A woman reported a man touching himself inappropriately in front of her.

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 ...

August 23, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report


Police Report, 8-23-16: A woman said someone left a note on her car that said, "I want you, Yummy."

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 ...

August 22, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report


Police report -8-21-16; Euthanized at animal shelter — 13 dogs and 21 cats.

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 ...

August 20, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report


Police report -8-20-16; A woman reported someone took her grocery cart with her wallet.

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 ...

August 19, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report


UPDATE - Investigators probe reported home invasion

A Rocky Ford woman reported a home invasion Friday, claiming two men bound her arms and legs with duct tape and doused her with gasoline ...

August 19, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Police report -8-19-16; A juvenile approached a chained dog that bit her finger off.

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 ...

August 18, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report


Police report -8-18-16; An adult female and a juvenile female were arrested for fighting.

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 ...

August 17, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report


Solar farms considered

Bulloch County Commissioners will decide Sept. 6 whether owners of six Bulloch County properties will be allowed to use their land for solar farms.

August 17, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


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