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Kiss-a-Pig: Statesboro celebs raise money to fight diabetes

Beginning today, two of Statesboro's most recognizable faces will join forces in a battle against diabetes and vie for the honor of reaping an unusual reward.

March 05, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


Remains identified as Statesboro man reported missing in October 2007

Crime lab tests determined human remains found Wednesday underneath a North College Street home were those of Orlando Quentin Hamilton, a black man who was 20 years old when reported missing in October 2007.

March 04, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Swap, Buy or Sell - March 4, 2011

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March 04, 2011 | | Local


F1rst Friday goes 'green' for March

The Downtown Development Authority's "F1rst Friday Downtown" returns to Main Street this evening, and, like budding tree leaves and St. Patrick's Day celebrators this month, will "go all green."

March 03, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


Bulloch 4-H receives $3K

The Bulloch County 4-H Club is $3,000 richer, thanks to the generosity of a Missouri-based seed company and a local farmer.

March 03, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Human remains found under College St. house

Human remains were found Wednesday underneath a North College Street home after authorities received an anonymous tip. Statesboro Public Safety Director Wendell Turner said a male caller dialed the Bulloch County Sheriff's Department to report finding possible human remains.

March 02, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Dr. Seuss meets Eagles' football

As daunting and formidable as they appeared, in the end, the major obstacles students face when reading - represented by teachers clad in football jerseys and holding signs that read "Doesn't Make Sense," "Hard Words" and "Too Long" - stood no match for a group of Georgia Southern Eagles on a mission.

March 02, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


Local businesses learn about SEO at Herald lunches

More than a dozen Statesboro businesses enjoyed lunch at RJs while learning about search engine optimization the past two days.

March 02, 2011 | By JAMES HEALY | Local


Nevil: Ag Center needs to be on 'front burner'

Almost 10 years after the idea was born, a group of citizens urged Bulloch County Commissioners Tuesday to revisit the agriculture arena portion of plans for the Bulloch County Center for Agriculture.

March 02, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Chase leads to bust

A high speed chase ended in one man's arrest, but sheriff's investigators are seeking a second on traffic and drug charges, said Bulloch County Sheriff Lynn Anderson.

March 02, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Swap, Buy or Sell - March 2, 2011

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March 02, 2011 | | Local


'Anne Frank' opens Friday at Averitt Center

Playing the title character in "The Diary of Anne Frank" brings a lot of responsibility with it, said Sydney Davis, a 14-year-old freshman at Statesboro High School who will portray Frank in the play's Friday premiere at the Averitt Center.

March 01, 2011 | Special to the Herald | Local


'Dress down' helps Red Cross

The Bulloch Chapter of the American Red Cross is hoping suits, ties and usual work wares remain in their closets Friday, March 25, when the organization holds its 12th Annual Dress Down Day for Disaster.

March 01, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


Blame it on Libya

Though there is no reported supply shortage of oil and gas, prices at the pump spiked in the last week as a result of political turmoil in the oil-producing nation Libya.

February 28, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


Shots fired in hunting trip feud

An Ellabell couple ended up behind bars after shots were fired during an argument while squirrel hunting.

February 28, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


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Brown honored by Kiwanis Club

After chairing one of the most successful Kiwanis Ogeechee fairs in history, Statesboro Kiwanis member Wallace Brown should not have been surprised Thursday night when ...

February 23, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Devra Walker passes

Longtime Statesboro businesswoman Devra Walker died Thursday in Savannah, following a brief illness, according to Tracy Joiner, co-owner of Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory. Joiner ...

February 23, 2017 | From staff reports | Local


Target: Distracted drivers

Statesboro and Bulloch County saw a saturation of law enforcement Thursday morning as a "distracted driving awareness initiative" got underway. Troopers, officers and deputies pulled ...

February 23, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Wyoming chief expected to lead Statesboro Police Department

City officials have identified one finalist for the job of Statesboro Police Department chief, Charles "Mike" Broadhead, currently chief of police in Riverton, Wyoming. Broadhead ...

February 23, 2017 | By AL HACKLE | Local


‘Cat’ coming to Averitt Center

Co-directors Mical Whitaker and Melinda Roell will bring Tennessee Williams' Pulitzer Prize-winning drama "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" to the Emma Kelly Theater this ...

February 22, 2017 | Special to the Herald | Local


State DOT offers $450,000 – if Statesboro wins national contest

The Georgia Department of Transportation has committed $450,000 for sidewalk and other improvements on the Blue Mile of South Main Street – if Statesboro wins ...

February 22, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Eagle ROTC wins MacArthur Award, again

Georgia Southern University's ROTC program has again been recognized with the MacArthur Award as one of the top eight programs in the U.S ...

February 21, 2017 | From staff reports | Local


Bulloch commissioners talk trash

The Bulloch County Board of Commissioners talked trash during a workshop Tuesday morning, deciding to repeat an "attention-getting" tactic used in one area this month ...

February 21, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Screven bags ELK's 100 jobs

ELK Group International, a Pennsylvania-based designer and importer of lighting fixtures, is outfitting a former yarn mill in Sylvania as a distribution center projected to ...

February 20, 2017 | From staff reports | Local


'Work It' empowers

The inaugural class of the Lynda Brannen Williamson Foundation Leadership Academy recently hosted a one-day conference, 'Work It,' dedicated to empowering women through personal and ...

February 20, 2017 | By JULIE LAVENDER | Local


Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Perfect combo: Eagle Creek, Painted Chef

When local entrepreneur Franklin Dismuke purchased the 13,000-square-foot building downtown to build what is now Eagle Creek Brewery, he had no idea what a ...

February 20, 2017 | | Local


Boro's Bobby Jones a Faces of Manufacturing nominee

Bobby Jones, from Statesboro and now manufacturing manager at the Koyo Bearings plant in Sylvania, is a nominee to be one of the Faces of ...

February 20, 2017 | From Staff Reports | Local


Historic assembly comes to Boro

The 83rd annual Georgia State Assembly of the Daughters of the American Colonists came to Statesboro over the weekend. The St. Philip's Parish Chapter ...

February 18, 2017 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


State on cusp of allowing direct sales by breweries

In 2017, craft breweries appear to be on the verge of getting just about everything they've wanted from the Georgia General Assembly in terms ...

February 18, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Daughter, grandson charged in elder abuse

A Candler County sheriff's investigator arrested a woman and her adult son after finding deplorable conditions when performing a welfare check on an elderly ...

February 17, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


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