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Herald named best small daily

For the third consecutive year, the Statesboro Herald was named the best small daily newspaper in Georgia during the Georgia Press Association's annual awards banquet Saturday in Destin, Fla.

July 09, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Herald Advertising Department brings home 27 awards

The Statesboro Herald advertising department won 15 first-place awards and 12 second-place awards at the recent Georgia Press Association's 2012 Advertising and Marketing Conference.

July 09, 2012 | | Local


Charter school has new director

Administrators for Statesboro's Charter Conservatory for Liberal Arts & Technology, also known as CCAT, have chosen a new director to head the school.

July 09, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


GOP voters to decide who challenges Barrow

SAVANNAH - Republicans have redrawn district lines to their advantage and set aside nearly $1 million for the upcoming fight for east Georgia's 12th Congressional District. Now the GOP has to wait for voters to choose which of four would-be opponents will challenge Democratic Rep. John Barrow in the fall.

July 09, 2012 | By RUSS BYNUM Associated Press | Local


Altered checks lead to arrest

A former convenience store worker was arrested Monday after she altered customers' checks, police said.

July 09, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Averitt Center names director of ballet

Professional ballet dancer and instructor Jurijs Safonovs has long chased a dream - an opportunity to share his art, his passion, with others.

July 07, 2012 | Jeff Harrison | Local


Early voting begins Monday

Bulloch County voters can submit ballots for the upcoming election beginning next week.

July 07, 2012 | Jeff Harrison | Local


New requirements mean long waits for Ga. driver's license

ATLANTA - A new requirement for those seeking to get or renew a Georgia driver's license is causing long lines and frustration in its first week of implementation.

July 06, 2012 | The Associated Press | Local


Officials seek help with break-ins, vehicle thefts

Two stolen trucks and other pilfered items have Bulloch County sheriff's deputies seeking the public's help.

July 06, 2012 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Attorney: King not discharging pink

King America Finishing is not discharging pink-tinted water into the Ogeechee River, nor has it violated its discharge permits, a spokesman for the Screven County textiles plant said Friday.

July 06, 2012 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


What's the pink stuff?

Ogeechee River landings are once again closed in Bulloch and Effingham counties after reports of dead fish, skin rashes and odd water colors Wednesday.

July 05, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Man arrested on auto break-in charges

A man arrested on entering auto charges was also found to be an unregistered sex offender.

July 05, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Red Cross needs additional help

A shortfall in blood donations throughout the country, which prompted the American Red Cross to issue an emergency call to donors last week, has taken another hit.

July 04, 2012 | Jeff Harrison | Local


‘Up with People’ not finished with Katie Walker

After a year dancing, singing and doing volunteer work in eight nations from the Philippines to Finland, Katie Walker has taken a job promoting the organization that made it possible, Up with People.

July 04, 2012 | By AL HACKLE Herald Writer | Local


Storms knock down trees, cut power

Three storm systems barreled through the Bulloch County area before 7:30 p.m. Tuesday night, downing several trees and power lines, but no injuries were reported.

July 03, 2012 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


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Exchange Club picnic to promote child abuse awareness

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and a local civic club invites the public to a community picnic as a way to promote awareness and ...

April 20, 2018 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Kids’ World owner joins Children’s Cabinet

Michelle Lank, director and owner of Kids' World Learning Center, recently was invited by First Lady Sandra Deal to serve on Georgia's Children's ...

April 20, 2018 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


Georgia rates better on emergency prep

Georgia's preparedness for managing health emergencies is improving but still lags behind the national average, according to a newly released report.

April 20, 2018 | By ANDY MILLER Georgia Health News | Local


Briggs & Stratton hiring event Tuesday

A hiring event for Briggs & Stratton will be held on Tuesday from 3-7 p.m. on Ogeechee Technical College's main campus as the Georgia ...

April 20, 2018 | From staff reports | Local


Annual plant sale at Botanic Garden this weekend

The Georgia Southern Botanic Garden will host its popular Spring Plant Sale on Saturday from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. and Sunday from 1 ...

April 20, 2018 | From staff reports | Local


Teen charged after online threat

A Portal teen, apparently angry with his girlfriend's mother, was jailed Wednesday after police investigated complaints of threats.

April 19, 2018 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Statesboro Fire Department announces promotion, awards

Statesboro firefighter Bobby Duggar received a promotion this week, and several other firefighters were recently honored during the department's annual awards banquet.

April 19, 2018 | From staff reports | Local


Tuesday last day to register to vote in May 22 elections

Tuesday, April 24, is the last day to register to vote in the May 22 elections. This includes both the state, congressional and Bulloch County ...

April 19, 2018 | Al Hackle | Local


‘Spring into Statesboro’ Saturday

Spring into Statesboro, the annual festival for children and families, re-emerges on East Main Street downtown from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday ...

April 19, 2018 | Al Hackle | Local


Candidate wants businesses invested for the ‘long-haul’

In a three-way race to see who will face a Democratic challenger in November for Bulloch County Commission Seat 2B, Republican candidate Sid Jones said ...

April 19, 2018 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Probation search leads to drug arrests

What was meant to be a call for assistance with locating probation violation offenders Tuesday ended with Bulloch County Drug Suppression Team investigators arresting several ...

April 18, 2018 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Incumbent believes experience gives him an edge

(Note: A profile of the final Republican candidate running for Seat 2B - Sid Jones - will appear in the Friday edition of the Statesboro Herald.)

April 18, 2018 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


YoungLife marks 10 years in Statesboro

When Statesboro YoungLife hosted its annual fundraising banquet at Pittman Park United Methodist Church, the organization did more than discuss the past year's events ...

April 18, 2018 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


Land owners in dispute over flooded property

The Environmental Protection Division is investigating claims that a private road repair project caused the waters of Mill Creek to back up, flooding the property ...

April 18, 2018 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Statesboro council meeting scratched for lack of quorum

Statesboro City Council's regular meeting that was scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Tuesday was cancelled earlier in the day because the required quorum ...

April 18, 2018 | Al Hackle | Local


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