View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Local


Farmers need more than mercy drops as crops wither

Just a sprinkling of rain now could do Evans County farmers more harm than good. It's showers they need, says their county agent.

June 03, 2011 | By AL HACKLE Special to the Herald | Local


EPD: Ogeechee fish OK to eat

It's safe to eat fish caught from the Ogeechee River, the Georgia Environmental Protection Division said Friday.

June 03, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


'If I were mayor'

SYLVANIA - "A mayor needs to be smart, fair, polite, and a good listener," wrote Stephen Thompson of Sylvania in his winning essay for the "If I Were Mayor" essay contest. He continues, "If I were mayor I would try to be all these things."

June 03, 2011 | By CRYSTAL WALKER cwalker@statesboroherald.com | Local


Metter fugitive is caught and killed in Florida

METTER - Two months after fugitive William Jimmy Page, Jr. allegedly cut his ankle monitoring device in his hometown of Metter and fled the state, U.S. Marshals located him near St. Petersburg, Fl., where a shooting ensued that took the life of Page.

June 03, 2011 | By CRYSTAL WALKER cwalker@statesboroherald.com | Local


Talkin' Sports - The Chris Halbert Show

This week on "Talkin' Sports - The Chris Halbert Show," Chris talks about Georgia Southern heading to Columbia, S.C., this weekend to participate in an NCAA Baseball Regional. He discusses GSU chances in advancing out of the regional with defending NCAA champion South Carolina.

June 03, 2011 | | Local


Making lemonade for a cause

It wasn't just any old lemonade stand Ragan Locke set up on Bell Road last week; she was raising money for a neighbor who lost his home to a house fire.

June 02, 2011 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Summer camps getting into gear

Basking alongside a pool, reuniting with close friends and making memories to last a lifetime – What most people call a vacation is, for a group of Bulloch County children this summer, simply Thursday.

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


Swap, Buy or Sell with Tommy Palmer - June 2, 2011

Listen to Swap, Buy or Sell with Tommy Palmer - June 2, 2011

June 02, 2011 | | Local


Man found dead in truck on I-16

A man found dead in his truck on Interstate 16 Thursday likely died of natural causes, said Bulloch County Coroner Jake Futch.

June 01, 2011 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Hot, dry and dusty

Weather experts predict a normal summer for South Georgia, but if things don't change soon, Bulloch County could remain hot and dry.

June 01, 2011 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


County planning for early splost extension

Bulloch County Commissioners and city representatives met Wednesday to begin finalizing details regarding fund allocation for future Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) dollars.

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


Trail ride to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

A trail ride and family fun day will help raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. HK Farm of Cobbtown is partnering with Glennville's Strickland Farm to host a "Saddle Up" event to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

June 01, 2011 | Special to the Herald | Local


Swap, Buy or Sell - June 1, 2011

Listen to Swap, Buy or Sell - June 1, 2011

June 01, 2011 | | Local


Ogeechee River test results still out

In spite of a massive fish kill a week before, people enjoyed swimming and other activities over the Memorial Day weekend at various spots along the Ogeechee River.

May 31, 2011 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Cell phones 'possibly' cancer-causing

LONDON - A respected international panel of scientists says cell phones are possible cancer-causing agents, putting them in the same category as the pesticide DDT, gasoline engine exhaust and coffee.

May 31, 2011 | By MARIA CHENG AP Medical Writer | Local


« First  « Prev  430 431 432 433 434  Next »  Last »

Page 432 of 739

Articles by Section - Local


Wal-Mart fight was over sagging pants

It was sagging pants, not falling prices, at Statesboro's Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market Wednesday night that caused two men to fight.

June 22, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Republican Handel wins Georgia race, thanks Donald Trump

DUNWOODY - Republican Karen Handel won a nationally watched congressional election Tuesday in Georgia, and she thanked President Donald Trump after she avoided an upset that ...

June 21, 2017 | By BILL BARROW and KATHLEEN FOODY Associated Press | Local


City adopts hands-off approach on Blue Mile winnings

Instead of pursuing an agreement with the new Blue Mile Foundation, Statesboro's city government agreed Tuesday to hand the portion of America's Best ...

June 21, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


County sets new budget

It's another year of no tax increase for Bulloch County residents, as Bulloch County commissioners approved an overall balanced budget Tuesday of around $55 ...

June 20, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Republican Handel wins Georgia House seat in key contest

DUNWOODY, Ga. - Republican Karen Handel has won a nationally watched congressional election in Georgia, avoiding an upset that would have rocked Washington ahead of the ...

June 20, 2017 | By BILL BARROW and KATHLEEN FOODY | Local


Explosive destroys Portal man’s mailbox

An unidentified explosive left a Portal man's mailbox in pieces last week, and now he is concerned that the culprit may target another mailbox.

June 20, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Buyer saves Millen hospital from closing

Set to close in June, Optim Medical Center-Jenkins announced Monday that it had been sold to GA Medical Holdings Corp.

June 20, 2017 | By ANDY MILLER Georgia Health News | Local


Pizza Hut, Hardee's robbed

Statesboro police are unsure if two armed robberies at fast food restaurants over the weekend are related.

June 19, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Splash's wave pool ready to open

The delays caused by finicky weather, complicated construction and other factors are over: The wave pool at Splash in the Boro will be ready for ...

June 19, 2017 | From staff reports | Local


Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Low Country now full-service Kubota dealer

Since introducing its first tractor to the United States in 1969, Kubota products have continued to gain popularity. Kubota filled a product void in the ...

June 19, 2017 | | Local


Local Business Briefs

Susan Cox is re-elected to Georgia Bar board

June 19, 2017 | Special to the Herald | Local


Handel, Ossoff make last appeals in Georgia's 6th Congressional District race

ROSWELL - Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff are making their final arguments in the Georgia 6th Congressional District race that offers a potential preview ...

June 19, 2017 | By BILL BARROW and KATHLEEN FOODY Associated Press | Local


NAACP wants superintendent out

The executive board of the Bulloch County Branch of the NAACP voted last week to ask the Bulloch County Board of Education not to renew ...

June 17, 2017 | By AL HACKLE | Local


Clubs beautify community during National Garden Week

An often quoted saying, "bloom where you're planted," extols a timely message, but perhaps the adage could add an additional thought: "Once you've ...

June 17, 2017 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


Some Kinda Good with Rebekah Faulk Lingenfelser: From the pond to the pan — here's to you, Dad

I've often been called "a chip off the ol' block." I am my father's daughter, there's no doubt about it. We're ...

June 17, 2017 | | Local


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 7


Please wait ...