It hasn't been the smoothest of sailing for the Statesboro Lady Blue Devils softball team this fall, but as the postseason begins, they have what everyone wants come this time of year - a chance to keep on playing.
September 29, 2014 | By MIKE ANTHONY email@example.com | Prep Sports 360
MINNEAPOLIS - Teddy Bridgewater playing with calm and poise beyond his years. Jerick McKinnon running hard between the tackles. Anthony Barr coming up with a big sack in the fourth quarter.
September 29, 2014 | By JON KRAWCZYNSKI AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons
GLENEAGLES, Scotland - Phil Mickelson delivered his most memorable shot after the Ryder Cup was over.
September 29, 2014 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports
ATLANTA - Less than 24 hours after the end to a disappointing season, many of the lockers at Turner Field were already cleaned out Monday.
September 29, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves
So, is this the year of Buck Showalter, Bryce Harper and a Beltway Series? Or perhaps Albert Pujols, Yasiel Puig and a Freeway Series? Maybe a Bay Area matchup or something from the Show Me State.
September 29, 2014 | By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer | Sports
The Development Authority of Bulloch County is receiving some professional guidance from Boyette Strategic Advisors for how it should be funded and fixed with land, buildings and incentives to bring more jobs to Statesboro and Bulloch County.
September 29, 2014 | By AL HACKLE | Local
Construction is nearly complete on a one megawatt solar farm on Highway 80 near Portal.
September 29, 2014 | | Local
Bulloch Telephone Cooperative was established in 1954 and is the only locally owned Telecommunications Company in Bulloch County.
September 29, 2014 | Special to the Herald | Business
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 enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.
September 29, 2014 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report
SAVANNAH - Within two weeks, officials expect to sign a cost-sharing deal with the federal government that's needed to start deepening the busy shipping channel to the Port of Savannah, the Georgia Ports Authority's top executive said Monday, meaning construction could begin within a few months on the $706 million project state officials have pursued for 15 years.
September 29, 2014 | By RUSS BYNUM Associated Press | Local
ATLANTA - Prosecutors said Monday that 12 former Atlanta Public Schools educators and administrators cheated, lied and stole as part of a widespread but cleverly disguised conspiracy to inflate state test scores that affected thousands of students. Defense attorneys countered in their opening statements that their clients were committed educators but made enemies of former colleagues who are now lying about their involvement in cheating.
September 29, 2014 | By KATHLEEN FOODY Associated Press | Local
WASHINGTON - Scientists looking at 16 cases of wild weather around the world last year see the fingerprints of man-made global warming on more than half of them.
September 29, 2014 | By SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer | Nation
A Halloween party scheduled for Oct. 24 will benefit efforts to boost childhood literacy.
September 29, 2014 | Special to the Herald | Local
Statesboro Herald writer and columnist Julie Lavender was recently named one of 12 winners of the Guideposts 2014 Writers Workshop Contest. Lavender submitted four stories for consideration and was chosen to fill one of the coveted spots for the workshop, held every other year.
September 29, 2014 | Special to the Herald | Local
Donald Lynn "Donnie" Harley Sr.
September 29, 2014 | | Obituaries
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DEAR DR. GOTT: My husband went to the doctor's office after experiencing a puddle of blood in his underwear. He did not get to see his regular physician but did get to see an APRN (nurse practitioner). He had a stomach X-ray and a rectal exam. The only thing she told him was that his body wasn't getting rid of all the waste. She prescribed a stool softener and a repeat visit in a couple of weeks. He never has a problem with using the restroom. When this happened, he had a normal bowel movement and then later ...
November 22, 2007 | By DR. PETER GOTT | Coffee Break
NORMAN, Okla. - Defense attorney Lisa McCalmont was well-known nationally as an outspoken critic of lethal injection and amassed a trove of information about problems with the three-drug cocktail that is at the very center of a case the U.S. Supreme Court will hear early next year.
November 22, 2007 | By SEAN MURPHY Associated Press Writer | Nation
NORFOLK, Va. - To all those people who blurt out ''Wow, you're tall!'' as they stare up at George Bell: He knows.
November 22, 2007 | By SONJA BARISIC Associated Press Writer | Nation
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Two students at Southern Illinois University in this St. Louis suburb kidnapped, paddled and burned a young man with freshly baked cookies after a drug deal went bad, prosecutors said.
November 21, 2007 | The Associated Press | Nation
CLEVELAND, Tenn. (AP) - When your home is the open road, where do you register to vote?
November 21, 2007 | By BILL POOVEY Associated Press Writer | Nation
CHICAGO - Chicago's Police Department is investigating an officer's use of a Taser last month on an 82-year-old woman who police say was swinging a hammer when they arrived.
November 21, 2007 | By DON BABWIN Associated Press Writer | Nation
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A new planet was discovered orbiting a sun-like star 41 light years away, making it the first known planetary quintet outside our solar system, astronomers said Tuesday.
November 21, 2007 | By ALICIA CHANG AP Science Writer | Nation
MANAGUA, Nicaragua - Two weeks after Olga Reyes danced at her wedding, her bloated and disfigured body was laid to rest in an open coffin - the victim, her husband and some experts say, of Nicaragua's new no-exceptions ban on abortion.
November 21, 2007 | By TRACI CARL Associated Press Writer | Nation
The last two years have been tough for the Metter Tigers. Winless since the move to GHSA Class AA, MHS has had to find a way to keep its spirits up.
November 21, 2007 | | Sports
It started with a nibble, and ended 25 minutes later with 85 pounds of fish on a bank.
November 21, 2007 | By JAKE HALLMAN | Local
CHICAGO (AP) - Being 25 pounds overweight doesn't appear to raise your risk of dying from cancer or heart disease, says a new government study that seems to vindicate Grandma's claim that a few extra pounds won't kill you.
November 21, 2007 | By LINDSEY TANNER AP Medical Writer | Nation
KABUL, Afghanistan - A bomb attack struck a group of lawmakers Tuesday as they were being greeted by children on a visit to a sugar factory in Afghanistan's normally peaceful north. At least 28 people were killed, including five parliament members as well as children.
November 21, 2007 | By JASON STRAZIUSO and FISNIK ABRASHI Associated Press Writers | Nation
WASHINGTON (AP) - A leading gay rights group changed course Tuesday to support a job discrimination bill even though it does not include transgender workers.
November 21, 2007 | By ANDREW MIGA Associated Press Writer | Nation
DEAR ABBY: I am 20 years old and for the time being, I live with my parents. My problem is our elderly neighbor, "John." John recently divorced his wife and now lives alone.
November 21, 2007 | By ABIGAIL VAN BUREN | Coffee Break
DEAR DR. GOTT: I want to tell you of my experience with high cholesterol. I went to the health-food store and bought soy lecithin granules. I take 2 tablespoons every morning in a glass of juice or milk. I have enclosed my results. In three months, my cholesterol went from 250 to 180!
November 21, 2007 | By DR. PETER GOTT | Coffee Break