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Ogeechee River spill – One year later

One year after a massive fish kill that left about 38,000 fish rotting along the shores of the Ogeechee River, Ogeechee Riverkeeper Dianna Wedincamp said conditions have not improved.

May 19, 2012 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Water park offers 'sneak peek' weekend

You can cool off a week early at Splash in the Boro when the water park opens for a sneak preview today and Sunday.

May 18, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


Hearts and Hands moving

Fewer than two years after opening its doors to the Bulloch County community, the Hearts and Hands Clinic is moving into a new location to expand services and better support an ever-growing patient-base.

May 18, 2012 | Jeff Harrison | Local


OTC graduates its largest class yet

"Technical College of the Year" Ogeechee Technical College filled Georgia Southern University's Hanner Fieldhouse with its largest graduating class in history.

May 17, 2012 | By BROCK D. VICKERS Herald Correspondent | Local


Splash in the Boro set to open Saturday

As the summer heat settles in, Splash in the Boro is ready to offer relief.

May 17, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


Police: Gunman in Savannah standoff surrenders

SAVANNAH - A gunman surrendered after barricading himself inside a landmark restaurant in a standoff that closed parts of the 18th-century city's historic district for more than three hours Thursday.

May 17, 2012 | The Associated Press | Local


Author shares story of covert Confederate hero

Described as the "Pan Am pilot of his era" and "Teddy's favorite uncle," James Dunwoody Bulloch led a life of naval success, international espionage and general was shrouded in mystery - until now.

May 16, 2012 | By BROCK D. VICKERS Herald Correspondent | Local


 Janisse Ray, award-winning author, to speak at the Statesboro Library

"I believe there is a spiritual element to our lives on this planet, and I think that part of that spirituality also comes through the land."

May 16, 2012 | By LYNN LILLY Special to the Herald | Local


Financial fraud suspect targeted neighbors, police say

A man suspected of financial card fraud was caught with evidence including victims' information, said Statesboro Public Safety Director Wendell Turner said.

May 16, 2012 | By HOLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Traffic stop ends in three arrests

Three men ended up in jail on serious charges Monday after they were stopped for a simple tag light violation, police said.

May 16, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Man shoots van, arrested

A man who fired shots during an argument at the Ogeechee River ended up behind bars on aggravated assault charges Saturday.

May 16, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Statesboro City Council approves water/sewer extension

Expect more homes and, possibly, businesses south of the Statesboro city limits in the next few years.

May 16, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


Fugitive siblings return to Ga., plead not guilty

ALBANY - The three siblings accused of committing a cross-country crime spree that started in Florida and ended with a shootout in Colorado were hauled in to court Tuesday in Georgia to face charges of robbing a bank for cash that helped fuel their escape.

May 15, 2012 | By GREG BLUESTEIN Associated Press | Local


County attorney Akins named state association president

Bulloch County's staff attorney, Jeff Akins, was installed as 2012-13 president of the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia county attorneys section at its recent annual meeting in Savannah.

May 15, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


OTC holds spring commencement Thursday

Ogeechee Technical College will hold its spring commencement at 7 p.m. Thursday at Georgia Southern University's Hanner Fieldhouse.

May 14, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


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At mid-session, Ga. lawmakers take on taxes, transit

ATLANTA - Activity at Georgia's Capitol is in full swing as this past week marked the halfway point of 2018's 40-day legislative session.

February 17, 2018 | By BEN NADLER and R.J. RICO Associated Press | Local


Barrow back campaigning, this time for secretary of state

John Barrow, the former 12th District congressman, is now seeking the office of Georgia secretary of state. Visiting Statesboro on Friday, he said he hopes ...

February 17, 2018 | Al Hackle | Local


Flu deaths hit 79 in Ga.

Georgia public health officials have now confirmed a total of 79 influenza-related deaths this flu season, including three children.

February 17, 2018 | By ANDY MILLER Georgia Health News | Local


Flu shot only 36 percent effective

NEW YORK - The flu vaccine is doing a poor job protecting older Americans and others against the bug that's causing most illnesses.

February 15, 2018 | By MIKE STOBBE AP Medical Writer | Local


A history lesson at Georgia Day lunch

The Archibald Bulloch Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution held its 20th annual Georgia Day luncheon Thursday in the Perry Fellowship ...

February 15, 2018 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


Local schools prepared for danger

In the wake of a mass school shooting that took the lives of 17 people in Parkland, Florida, Wednesday, Bulloch County Schools officials are reviewing ...

February 15, 2018 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Yu again challenges Allen within GOP

In his third run for Congress as a Republican from Georgia's 12th District, Eugene Yu promises to help President Donald Trump fulfill his "America ...

February 14, 2018 | Al Hackle | Local


Georgia falls in Well-Being Index

Georgia dropped from 29th to 31st in a measurement that reflects how people feel about and experience their daily lives.

February 14, 2018 | By ANDY MILLER Georgia Health News | Local


‘Skimmers’ stealing debit, credit card numbers

Two credit card skimmers were found at a Denmark area gas station this week, and Bulloch County Sheriff Noel Brown warns people to be careful ...

February 14, 2018 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


House panel weighs legislation to ease access to vital medications

Brannen Whirledge was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis, an inflammatory bowel disease, two years ago at age 4.

February 13, 2018 | By ANDY MILLER Georgia Health News | Local


Troop 342 says farewell

Boy Scouts of America Troop 342 raised three fingers in the air and recited the Scout Oath and Scout Law for possibly the last time ...

February 13, 2018 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local




Food truck, Caribbean style

Ryan Brunner and Imani Augusma, fiancé and fiancée, on Monday opened the first self-propelled food truck currently based in Statesboro, Brunner Burritos & Bowls.

February 12, 2018 | Al Hackle | Local


Needed: Homes for feral cats

A colony of feral cats that were spayed and neutered, then released, now need new homes since they have become a nuisance for some.

February 12, 2018 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


'Whatever you're doing, it can be a ministry'

Twin City native and current Statesboro resident Ray Braddy has found a unique way to share his faith. He shares with people all over the ...

February 12, 2018 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


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