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Best work of local artists on display at Averitt

The Statesboro Regional Art Association's Juried Exhibit opens to the public Thursday in the Averitt Center's Main Gallery.

November 02, 2016 | Special to the Herald | Local


Early voter turnout record remains in reach

Thursday and Friday are the last two days for in-person advanced voting before Tuesday's election, with races from president down to county commissioner. Bulloch County has two locations open for voting this week, and despite an off day Saturday, early-voting turnout is within reach of a new record.

November 02, 2016 | Al Hackle | Local


Curious bear visiting Bulloch home

Biologists with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources set a trap on Wednesday hoping to catch a mischievous black bear that has been wreaking havoc around a home off Highway 67, south of Statesboro.

November 02, 2016 | By HOLLI DEAL SAXON | Local


GATA Cast - Nov. 2, 2016 - Interview with Eagles radio voice Danny Reed

Join Statesboro Herald sports editor and Georgia Southern beat writer Mike Anthony with analysis, opinion and discussion about sports in the Eagle Nation.

November 02, 2016 | Mike Anthony | Local


Brooklet City Council holds called meeting

A personnel matter involving a Brooklet police officer will be the reason for a special called meeting of the Brooklet City Council Wednesday, Nov. 9, at 7 p.m. at Brooklet City Hall.

November 01, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


City: Hurricane debris ‘first round’ half cleared

After working overtime and with added personnel for more than three weeks, Statesboro's yard waste crews are half done with the first round of removing Hurricane Matthew debris piled along the streets and rights of way, city officials said Tuesday.

November 01, 2016 | Al Hackle | Local


Sheriff's investigator resigns

A Bulloch County sheriff's investigator under suspension has resigned following the conclusion of an Internal Affairs investigation into allegations that he misused funds as executor of an estate.

November 01, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Drew Cottril creates a Brer Bulloch world

When artist Drew Cottril saw neighbors helping one another clean up after a hurricane, he got out a pen and drew a special illustration of the cooperative effort in the style of his book "Brer Rabbit in Bulloch County: Walking the Back Roads."

November 01, 2016 | By AL HACKLE | Local


Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice: Boro's Panda Express set to open Saturday

Panda Express is set to open Saturday.

October 31, 2016 | By DeWayne Grice dgrice@statesboroherald.com | Local


'I Agree with Luke' community event set for Tuesday

The Baptist Collegiate Ministries at Georgia Southern University is holding "I Agree with Luke" Tuesday at 8 p.m. at the university's RAC bandshell. The community is invited to attend the free event.

October 31, 2016 | By JULIE LAVENDER | Local


Replica of Lincoln's coffin to be at OTC

A unique part of American history will be on display Tuesday through Thursday at Ogeechee Technical College.

October 29, 2016 | | Local


Runoff possible in Ga. Senate race

ATLANTA - Johnny Isakson is heading into the final days of Georgia's U.S. Senate race with a comfortable lead over Democratic challenger Jim Barksdale, but the race could be the closest contest of the Republican incumbent's Senate career.

October 29, 2016 | By KATHLEEN FOODY Associated Press | Local


A Halloween fairy tale for a princess

A little girl's dream of being a princess will come to life when Register's Lexi Phillips enjoys a fairy tale Halloween this year, thanks to an idea found online and put into action by those who love her.

October 29, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Image Gallery: 2016 Best of the Boro

Photo Gallery: The Statesboro Herald honors readers' favorites at the 2016 Best of the Boro awards reception on Tuesday, October 25.

October 29, 2016 | Scott Bryant | Local


Dealing with a dowry dilemma

Wayne Rilliet and Brenda Chinyama want to get married, but Rilliet doesn't have enough cows to pay her dowry.

October 28, 2016 | | Local


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GS fall commencement now at stadium

With weather permitting, Georgia Southern University's 2016 fall commencement will consist of a single, open-air ceremony, 1 p.m. Friday at Allen E. Paulson ...

December 02, 2016 | Al Hackle | Local


Savannah man charged in Campus Crossings shootings

A Savannah man was charged Friday in connection with the shootings of three people at Campus Crossings Apartments that Statesboro Police said was part of ...

December 02, 2016 | By HOLLI DEAL SAXON | Local


An invitation from Santa

When children pull Carl Rushing's lush white beard, their eyes widen in surprise when they realize it's not fake. The magic of childhood ...

December 01, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


UPDATE: Police: Three shooting victims at Campus Crossings

Three people were shot Thursday afternoon at Campus Crossings Apartments in Statesboro, near the campus of Georgia Southern University.

December 01, 2016 | By HOLLI DEAL SAXON and AL HACKLE | Local


Wrestling show to benefit Toys for Tots

Folks can enjoy all-you-can-eat pizza and watch live wrestling matches in Statesboro Saturday, and help make Christmas happen for children who would not have any ...

November 30, 2016 | Special to the Herald | Local


County agent earns highest UGA honor

Bulloch County residents depend a great deal on Bill Tyson.

November 30, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


‘Free Coffee for Free People’

"Free Coffee for Free People" will be held Thursday from 6-9 p.m. at Three Tree Coffee on South Main Street in Statesboro.

November 29, 2016 | Special to the Herald | Local


Funeral home aims to help Tennessee fire relief effort

Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home and Bulloch Memorial Gardens will assist in emergency and recovery assistance for the citizens of Sevierville, Tennessee, who are being severely affected ...

November 29, 2016 | Special to the Herald | Local


‘America’s Best’ holiday First Friday

After one year in existence, the Tormenta FC pro soccer organization will take an honored place in Statesboro's First Friday Holiday Celebration, joining Santa ...

November 29, 2016 | | Local


Georgia Power searching for cause of Tuesday outage

Many Georgia Power Company customers in the Statesboro area around the mall and downtown experienced a widespread power outage Tuesday morning. The cause of the ...

November 29, 2016 | From Staff Reports | Local


Low-income seniors sign up for credit

So far, 81 Statesboro residents age 65 and up with limited incomes have signed up for a city-sponsored break on their water and sanitation bills ...

November 28, 2016 | Al Hackle | Local


No serious injuries in 18-wheeler crash

Two 18-wheeler trucks collided Friday on a busy highway, but only minor injuries - those of a passenger in one truck - were reported.

November 28, 2016 | From staff reports | Local


Man breaks teen daughter's nose in domestic dispute

A man who broke his teenage daughter's nose during a dispute about pain pills was arrested after driving his truck into a ditch.

November 28, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Averitt Center gets 'Fired Up' with local artists

The Averitt Center for the Arts is teaming up with Georgia Southern University's Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art to showcase original art by ...

November 28, 2016 | | Local


Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Treasuring traditions

Downtown merchants can sometimes predict how busy their day is going to be based on how strong the aroma from the barbecue cooking pit at ...

November 28, 2016 | | Local


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