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JetBlue captain charged with interfering with crew

RICHMOND HILL, Ga. - A JetBlue Airways captain who sprinted through the cabin of a Las Vegas-bound flight screaming about terrorists, Jesus and Sept. 11 was charged Wednesday with interfering with a flight crew, federal authorities said.

March 28, 2012 | By DANNY ROBBINS and RUSS BYNUM Associated Press | Local


Serve the Boro making ‘Believers’ in Bulloch

Throughout the month of March, volunteers from Believers Church hit the streets of Statesboro frequently for the sole purpose of blessing the community.

March 28, 2012 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Correspondent | Local


Early voting for Georgia Southern?

A bipartisan request to place an election-day voting precinct on the Georgia Southern University campus has drawn a counterproposal to instead hold three days of early voting on campus prior to the Nov. 6 general election.

March 27, 2012 | By AL HACKLE Herald Writer | Local


Former youth pastor pleads guilty to molestation

The former youth pastor of a local church pled guilty Tuesday to child molestation, receiving a 15-year sentence.

March 27, 2012 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


A 'war' that helps prevent child abuse

You do not have to be a chicken-wing-connoisseur to appreciate a popular fundraising effort scheduled this week at Georgia Southern University.

March 26, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


No cause of death yet

Preliminary autopsy results proved "inconclusive" Monday regarding how a Clito woman died.

March 26, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Suspicious death reported at Clito mobile home park

Family members found the body of a woman in her Hawk Lane home Sunday, but Bulloch County Sheriff's investigators are waiting on autopsy results before releasing information.

March 25, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Former governor to speak in Boro

Former Georgia governor Sonny Perdue will be the featured speaker at the 2012 Deen Day Smith Service to Mankind Awards.

March 24, 2012 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Still time to make a movie

If you're wondering if you have enough time to make a movie for the 2012 Statesboro Film Festival, the short answer is: yes. But you better start getting your script together and start filming.

March 24, 2012 | From Staff Reports | Local


A Civil War lesson

Sweetheart Circle will take on the look of a military encampment today as Georgia Southern holds Civil War Heritage Day. The event is sponsored by the GSU Museum and includes living history demonstrations, displays of prized artifacts, and opportunities to talk with archeologists, historians, and educators about the Civil War.

March 23, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


Drivers taking foot off the gas

Americans have pumped less gas every week for the past year.

March 23, 2012 | By CHRIS KAHN and TOM KRISHER Associated Press Writers | Local


Sons of Jubal to perform in North Korea

On special invitation, four Bulloch County men will travel to Pyongyang, North Korea next month to perform in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea during their Spring Arts Festival.

March 23, 2012 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Missing Metter teen found safe

A teen missing for over a week was found safe in the Atlanta area. A Candler County Sheriff's spokesperson confirmed Friday that Haze Sikes, 15, returned home to Metter.

March 23, 2012 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


City makes offer for South Main bank building

Statesboro City Manager Frank Parker announced Wednesday the city's interest in purchasing a recently emptied bank building to serve as a site for a new courtroom and select court offices.

March 22, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


Drug agents arrest 3 on meth charges

Bulloch County drug agents arrested three on methamphetamine charges after seeing two of them "acting suspiciously" around several pharmacies in Statesboro early Thursday.

March 22, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


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Board issues statement backing superintendent

At the conclusion of a called meeting Tuesday evening, the Bulloch County Board of Education issued a statement of support for Superintendent Charles Wilson and ...

April 21, 2018 | Al Hackle | Local


BOE may consider school safety director

Hiring a school safety director, creating a school safety advisory committee and dedicating a one-mill tax increase to school safety improvements are three of five ...

April 21, 2018 | Al Hackle | Local


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


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