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Council to honor long-time employee, decide on traffic ticket increase

The Statesboro City Council will convene today for its regularly scheduled bi-monthly meeting and consider a relatively short list of motions, as well as honor a long-time city employee.

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


1 million miles!

If statistics are true, and thousands of vehicles are involved in accidents each day, then for more than three decades someone has been picking up Carey Harville's slack.

February 26, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


Teacher helped set up local rec activities

Many people have words they live by, and for Luetta Leverette Moore, it was these: "Don't believe you're better than anyone else, but always believe you are as good as anyone."

February 26, 2011 | By RONTAVIUS WASHINGTON Special to the Herald | Local


Author Mary Karr speaking Monday at Georgia Southern

New York Times best-selling author and memoirist Mary Karr will present a candid account of her writing and personal battle with alcohol - as a college student, wife and mother - at 7 p.m., Tuesday in the Performing Arts Center of Georgia Southern. The event is free and open to the public.

February 26, 2011 | Special to the Herald | Local


Swap, Buy or Sell for Feb. 25, 2011

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February 25, 2011 | | Local


Stokes named Kiwanian of Year

A pseudo-Elvis Presley made the ladies swoon Thursday night at the Statesboro Kiwanis Club's 51st anniversary celebration, but the star of the night was 2011 Kiwanian of the Year, Charles Stokes.

February 24, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Transportation zones a key topic at BOE work session today

A key point of discussion in a Board of Education work session will be the change of school transportation zones, according to Hayley Greene, spokesperson for Bulloch County schools.

February 24, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


Sex offender turns self in after warrant issued

Bulloch County Sheriff's investigators arrested a convicted sex offender who moved from his last registered address without informing authorities.

February 23, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG hbragg@statesboroherald.com | Local


Remembering Battle at Brier Creek

On Saturday at 11 a.m., Screven County's Remember Brier Creek Committee will hold a memorial ceremony for the estimated 150 American soldiers who died in the gruesome Revolutionary War Battle of Brier Creek on March 3, 1779.

February 23, 2011 | By CRYSTAL WALKER cwalker@statesboroherald.com | Local


Two arrested in Langley Pond bust

Statesboro Police Crime Suppression Unit agents seized over a pound of "high-grade" marijuana Tuesday after a raid on a Langley Pond residence, said Statesboro Public Safety Director Wendell Turner.

February 23, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Arbor Day event on track for Saturday

An Arbor Day celebration full of activities takes root Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in downtown Statesboro.

February 23, 2011 | Special to the Herald | Local


Deputies look for sex offender who moved

Bulloch County Sheriff's investigators are seeking a convicted sex offender who left the area without informing authorities.

February 23, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Colby Parker selected as STAR student

Bulloch County students and teachers gathered for the annual STAR Student/Teacher Banquet at the Holiday Inn in Statesboro Tuesday, on an evening in which the program's brightest star was shining more than 1,000 miles away.

February 23, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


Stolen car chase ends in 'pit' maneuver

A man police said was driving a stolen car was slightly injured Tuesday afternoon when a Georgia State trooper stopped him by performing a "pit maneuver."

February 23, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Swap, Buy or Sell for Feb. 23, 2011

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February 23, 2011 | | Local


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BOE still debating diversity plan

After indefinitely postponing a vote in February on a $180,000 plan to recruit more minority teachers and administrators, the Bulloch County Board of Education ...

April 22, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


March for Science goes local at 2 p.m.

A group of local people, including a Statesboro High School student as lead organizer, plan to bring the March for Science home beginning at 2 ...

April 21, 2017 | | Local


City's strategic plan input meetings set for Monday

People who live, work, attend school or own a business in Statesboro will have two opportunities Monday to tell city officials and their strategic planning ...

April 21, 2017 | From staff reports | Local


Seven arrested in Campus Crossings drug raid

During a drug investigation last week, Statesboro police arrested seven on marijuana and gun charges after having to use a Taser to subdue a fleeing ...

April 21, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Memorial hospital in Savannah sold

HCA has agreed to acquire Memorial Health's financially struggling hospital in Savannah in a $710 million deal.

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


New Averitt Center director to begin job May 1

Jamie Grady, a New York-based arts management consultant with past experience from Atlanta, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and New Zealand, is scheduled to begin work May ...

April 20, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Hoax device was ‘fake bomb’

The "suspicious device" found in a vehicle Tuesday that led to a temporary road closure was a fake bomb.

April 20, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Rodeo weekend is here

It's boots, broncs and bulls this weekend for Bulloch County as the seventh annual Statesboro Kiwanis Rodeo gets underway.

April 20, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Blue Mile brings Boro $1 million

It's not the top award, but it is one of the big three.

April 19, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


‘Spring into Statesboro’ set for busy Saturday

The sixth annual Spring into Statesboro will offer outdoor activities for children and families in downtown Statesboro from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m ...

April 19, 2017 | From staff reports | Local


Man arrested for “hoax device”

Investigators arrested a man Tuesday after a two-hour incident where a road was closed due to sheriff's deputies finding a "suspicious device."

April 19, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Will Statesboro take home $1, $2 or $3 million in the America's Best Communities competition?

Click here - America's Best Communities - to watch the announcement live on Facebook. Scroll down the page slightly to find the livestream.

April 19, 2017 | | Local


City: No tax hike, garbage fees may rise

Statesboro residents and businesses will probably pay higher sanitation fees, but not higher city taxes or water and sewer rates, under the 2017-18 city budget.

April 18, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Trish Tootle ‘roasted’ to help hospice

Friends of community activist, successful businesswoman and long-time Bulloch County resident Trish Tootle surprised her Monday night with a 60th birthday "roast" to benefit Ogeechee ...

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


Suspicious device found, roads closed

A suspicious device found during a traffic stop resulted in a portion of Highway 80 West being closed Tuesday afternoon.

April 18, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


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