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Educators meet to discuss challenges, future

Leaders from four educational entities met Wednesday for a round table discussion, hosted by the Statesboro-Bulloch County Chamber of Commerce and Ogeechee Technical College.

August 25, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Two events, twice the fun

Two popular fund raising events for diabetes research will be combined Saturday as the American Diabetes Association's Duck For Diabetes is held in conjunction with the "Step Out: Walk for Diabetes" event.

August 24, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


‘The Daisy Boys Club’

Tommy Palmer calls his book "The Daisy Boys Club" and that isn't just some figurative reference to a close circle of boys growing up in Daisy, Ga.

August 24, 2010 | By AL HACKLE The Claxton Enterprise | Local


Mornings unPHILtered - Georgia’s US senators speak

It was a double shot of Georgia politics on Tuesday's "Mornings unPHILtered" show. Georgia's two United States Senators, Johnny Isakson and Saxby Chambliss appeared on the show-Isakson via a segment he taped Monday inside the Statesboro Herald's audio studio and Chambliss via a live call in.

August 24, 2010 | By ROGER ALLEN Herald Correspondent | Local


Two men arrested over the weekend in auto break-ins case

Two men believed to be responsible for breaking into a car at the U.S. 302 North Ogeechee River landing Saturday are behind bars, thanks to cooperation between Bulloch County Sheriff's deputies and Statesboro Police officers.

August 23, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Law requires teen be tried as an adult

Two of three charges against a 15-year-old accused of molesting a 7-year-old family friend require the teen to be tried as an adult, said Ogeechee Judicial Circuit Assistant District Attorney Kathy Bradley.

August 23, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


SEB teacher earns state honor

Sharon Pye teaches health care science at Southeast Bulloch High School. Pye recently was named the Georgia Health Care Science Technology Educators Association's Health Care Science Educator of the Year during the organization's summer conference in Atlanta.

August 23, 2010 | Special to the Herald | Local


No action at called meeting

As anticipated, the Statesboro City Council took no action at a special called meeting Monday morning.

August 23, 2010 | By PHIL BOYUM | Local


'Circus' exhibit is artist Joe Olson's latest contribution to Ga. Southern

The Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art presents "The Circus, Greatest Show on Earth," an exhibition of paintings by faculty emeritus Joe Olson.

August 22, 2010 | Special to the Herald | Local


A Day for Southern

Max Manack, chairman of the Georgia Southern University Foundation board of directors, and a 1983 University graduate, was selected as chairman of the 37th annual A Day For Southern campaign.

August 21, 2010 | Special to the Herald | Local


City manager's resignation sought?

Three Statesboro City Council members requested a special called meeting for Monday to discuss the possibility of asking City Manager Shane Haynes to resign. But since the mayor and two council members cannot attend, no action is expected at the meeting.

August 20, 2010 | Phil Boyum | Local


Screven Hospital purchase proceeding with Sav. group

SYLVANIA - While the purchase of a small-town hospital by a group of doctors is not a common practice in Georgia or even the U.S., Screven County Hospital CEO George St. George said it was precisely that unusual opportunity that steered the county's Hospital authority to decide to sell.

August 20, 2010 | By CRYSTAL WALKER cwalker@statesboroherald.com | Local


A first for Evans County

CLAXTON - One young lady will go down in history today as she is crowned the very first "Miss Evans County Chick." The pageant is a warm up for the inaugural Evans County Chick'n Pick'n Festival set for Saturday, Sept. 11, at the Evans County Wildlife Club facility.

August 20, 2010 | By CRYSTAL WALKER cwalker@statesboroherald.com | Local


New 'Movie Store' fills a need in Metter

METTER - Steven Rigdon and Greg Ponder, owners of the new Movie Store in Metter, celebrated with family and friends Friday morning during a ribbon cutting and grand opening ceremony for their new movie rental business.

August 20, 2010 | By CRYSTAL WALKER cwalker@statesboroherald.com | Local


Bad check scheme

Banks in the Statesboro and Bulloch County area should be on the lookout for people trying to cash bad checks as part of a statewide fraudulent check cashing operation.

August 19, 2010 | By JAMES HEALY | Local


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Report: Numerous security policy violations in inmate escape

ATLANTA - Two Georgia prison guards failed to properly search and secure their prisoners on a transfer bus, enabling two inmates to free themselves and rush ...

July 21, 2017 | By KATE BRUMBACK Associated Press | Local


Woman fired, jailed over fraudulent use of nursing license

A Statesboro woman was jailed Wednesday after reportedly using another person's nursing license to perform nursing duties at work.

July 21, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


900 pot plants found in Candler; one arrested

Low-flying helicopters seen around Bulloch and adjacent counties recently may be part of the effort by the Georgia Governor's Drug Suppression Task Force to ...

July 21, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


SPD officers issued opioid-blocking drug

Statesboro police officers will now carry the opioid-blocking drug naloxone in a nasal spray to administer to people who overdose on opioids such as heroin ...

July 20, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Shots fired during Subway robbery

Two masked gunmen opened fire during a robbery Wednesday night at a Statesboro sandwich shop, but no one was injured.

July 20, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


SPD seldom uses force, new chief observes

Giving an annual report from the year before he arrived, Police Chief Mike Broadhead said he found the number of times the Statesboro Police Department ...

July 19, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Convenience store armed robbery brings yearly total to 17

A Statesboro convenience store clerk was robbed at gunpoint Saturday, bringing the number of armed robberies in Statesboro this year to 17.

July 19, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Five Points roundabout to open on schedule

Work on the roundabout traffic circle at Five Points is on schedule, and the roadways, mainly Pretoria-Rushing and Burkhalter roads, are expected to open as ...

July 18, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Statesboro Main Street among GEMS

Not every Main Street program in Georgia has secured land for a community dog park, is in the process or rebuilding three homes, or is ...

July 17, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Register reinstates police department

The town of Register took steps Friday to form a new police department by hiring a police chief after having been without a department since ...

July 17, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Statesboro's hidden jewel: Georgia's B&B

A hidden jewel in downtown Statesboro, Georgia's Bed and Breakfast was recognized recently by TripAdvisor.com as one of the best bed and breakfast ...

July 17, 2017 | | Local


Ricky Lane leading Georgia Academy of General Dentistry

Statesboro dentist Dr. Ricky Lane, DDS, MAGD, named president of the Georgia Academy of General Dentistry and has led the association since January.

July 17, 2017 | Special to the Herald | Local


Georgia part of traffic crackdown

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Police in Georgia and four other Southeastern states just launched a weeklong program to reduce summertime wrecks and traffic deaths.

July 17, 2017 | The Associated Press | Local


Ga. elections chief plans changes after security issues

ATLANTA - Georgia's top elections official stood out by refusing help from the Department of Homeland Security last August amid national concerns about the integrity ...

July 15, 2017 | By KATHLEEN FOODY Associated Press | Local


Statesboro Family YMCA hiring, renovating

As construction workers knock out portions of walls so large windows can be installed, the building still looks more like the old Sallie Zetterower Elementary ...

July 15, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


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