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Romney voters help re-elect Democrat Barrow

ATLANTA - Democratic Rep. John Barrow can thank Mitt Romney voters willing to cross party lines for re-electing him to Congress in a campaign he was supposed to lose.

November 07, 2012 | By RUSS BYNUM Associated Press | Local


Obama powers to re-election despite weak economy

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama rolled to re-election Tuesday night, vanquishing former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and winning four more years in office despite a weak economy that plagued his first term and put a crimp in the middle class dreams of millions.

November 07, 2012 | By DAVID ESPO AP Special Correspondent | Nation


Barrow defeats Anderson in 12th District

AUGUSTA - Democratic Rep. John Barrow held off a Republican challenger Tuesday to win a tough re-election battle in an east Georgia district that had been retooled to ensure his defeat.

November 07, 2012 | By RUSS BYNUM Associated Press | Local


Presidential race not the only draw for local voters

The presidential race was not the only magnet drawing Bulloch County residents to the polls Tuesday. Whether for the 12th Congressional District race, the charter schools amendment or all of the above, voters kept precinct houses steadily busy from first light.

November 07, 2012 | By AL HACKLE Herald Writer | Local


Obama, Romney make last pitches

LYNCHBURG, Va. - President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney made last-minute pleas for votes Monday, employing their last vestiges of energy, celebrity boosters and plenty of jet fuel to encourage every supporter and the few remaining undecideds to tip the 2012 election in their favor.

November 05, 2012 | By KASIE HUNT and NEDRA PICKLER Associated Press | Nation


Atlanta lawyer speaks at NAACP banquet

As a young man growing up on a farm just south of Statesboro, Gerald Ellis learned how to survive in the world as a "colored man."

November 05, 2012 | By CHARLES CRAVEY Herald Correspondent | Local


NYC Marathon canceled

NEW YORK - Under growing pressure with thousands still shivering from Sandy, the New York City Marathon was canceled Friday by Mayor Michael Bloomberg after mounting criticism that this was not the time for a race.

November 02, 2012 | By JENNIFER PELTZ and RACHEL COHEN Associated Press | Nation


Man arrested in armed robbery

Two men robbed two people at gunpoint in front of their home Wednesday night, and the victims chased the suspects until their two vehicles crashed, police said.

November 01, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


District 1 forum starts at 7 p.m.

A candidate forum for Statesboro City Council's District 1 special election will be shown live on Northland Cable Channel 2 beginning at 7 p.m.

October 30, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Superstorm Sandy slams into New Jersey coast

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - Superstorm Sandy slammed into the New Jersey coastline with 80 mph winds Monday night and hurled an unprecedented 13-foot surge of seawater at New York City, flooding its tunnels, subway stations and the electrical system that powers Wall Street. At least 10 U.S. deaths were blamed on the storm, which brought the presidential campaign to a halt a week before Election Day.

October 29, 2012 | The Associated Press | Nation


Voters crowd Saturday polls

Bulloch County voters turned out in force on Saturday, the first time Georgia's early voting period has included a weekend day.

October 29, 2012 | By CHARLES CRAVEY Herald Correspondent | Local


Foreign policy debate

BOCA RATON, Fla. - President Barack Obama sharply challenged Mitt Romney on foreign policy in their final campaign debate Monday night, accusing him of "wrong and reckless leadership that is all over the map." The Republican coolly responded, "Attacking me is not an agenda" for dealing with a dangerous world.

October 22, 2012 | By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Nation


Exhibition features GSU alumni artwork

In another first for Georgia Southern University, the Center for Art and Theater is featuring a display of alumni art works through Nov. 7.

October 22, 2012 | By CHARLES CRAVEY Herald Correspondent | Local


Man arrested after stolen car stopped in Pooler

A man is behind bars in Chatham County after a car stolen from Statesboro during the summer was recovered in Pooler earlier this week, Statesboro police said.

October 18, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Woman reported missing returns home safely

A woman who is receiving mental health treatment went missing Saturday night, but she returned home by Monday morning, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.

October 15, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


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