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Register labors over finances

A financial statement in the red was the main topic of discussion during the regularly scheduled meeting of Register Town Council held earlier this week at Register town hall.

August 12, 2010 | By K.R. STENBORG Herald Correspondent | Local


An international flavor

Coming from more than 40 countries, a group of incoming Georgia Southern University international students received a glimpse this week of what college life will be like when classes begin Monday.

August 12, 2010 | By NICOLE WILEY Herald Intern | Local


Male, 15, charged with molesting boy, 7

(Note: A juvenile's name is included in this story because he is charged as an adult.)

August 11, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


GSU wins national safety award

The International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) honored the Georgia Southern University Department of Public Safety and Police Department recently, selecting them as the first place winner of the National Law Enforcement Challenge.

August 11, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Mornings unPHILtered - McKinney looks to fall campaign

The day after he won a runoff to secure the Republican nomination for Georgia's District 12 seat in Congress, Ray McKinney appeared on Wednesday's "Mornings unPHILtered" show.

August 11, 2010 | By ROGER ALLEN | Local


Handel won't seek recount, concedes to Deal

ATLANTA - Former Secretary of State Karen Handel on Wednesday conceded the race for the Republican nomination for governor, throwing her support behind former U.S. Rep. Nathan Deal.

August 11, 2010 | By SHANNON McCAFFREY Associated Press Writer | Local


GOP runoff too close to call

ATLANTA - The bitter, Republican runoff for Georgia governor between former U.S. Rep. Nathan Deal and ex-Secretary of State Karen Handel is too close to call.

August 10, 2010 | The Associated Press | Local


McKinney wins GOP nomination for Ga.'s District 12

Following up a first place primary with a runoff win, Republican candidate Ray McKinney will face incumbent John Barrow this November in the race for Georgia's 12th congressional district.

August 10, 2010 | By PHIL BOYUM | Local


Mornings unPHILtered - One last debate for McKinney, Smith

With the runoff today, the two 12th District Congressional Republicans candidates – Ray McKinney and Carl Smith – appeared on Monday's "Mornings unPHILtered" show.

August 09, 2010 | By ROGER ALLEN Herald Correspondent | Local


Child nearly hit in chase Friday

A man fleeing from drug agents Friday almost struck a child getting off a school bus and then tried ramming a Bulloch county Sheriff's deputy patrol car.

August 09, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


McKinney, Smith in 12th District runoff Tuesday

Georgia's 12th District Republicans will determine Tuesday who will face incumbent John Barrow in the congressional race come November.

August 09, 2010 | By PHIL BOYUM | Local


Grill in the Grove at Ogeechee Tech

Steak chefs from all around Bulloch County covered their charcoal grills with ribeye steaks Saturday afternoon outside Ogeechee Technical College.

August 08, 2010 | By JAMES HEALY | Local


GOP candidates seek role as ‘true conservative’

In the final days to choose a Republican gubernatorial candidate in Georgia, the two finalists are beating their conservative drums as loudly as they possibly can.

August 07, 2010 | By ASHLEY FIELDING Georgia Newspaper Partnership | Local


Need a ride?

Bulloch County Commissioners agreed several months ago to put aside money for a regional transportation service. Barbara Hurst, the director of transportation for the Coastal Regional Commission recently discussed the transportation program with Phil Boyum on his "Mornings unPHILtered" show.

August 06, 2010 | By ROGER ALLEN Herald Correspondent | Local


First day of school at BA

Six-year old Arden Haynes takes a break from her "Welcome Back To School" coloring assignment Friday morning in Nan Taylor's first-grade classroom at Bulloch Academy. It was the first day of the 2010-2011 school year at BA for both the Upper and Lower schools. And the best part? They now get the weekend off!

August 06, 2010 | | Local


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Eclipse glasses in short supply

If you want to buy safety glasses for viewing Monday afternoon's rare solar eclipse and haven't got them yet, good luck. But be ...

August 17, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


UPDATE: Toddler reported drowned in pond at Mill Creek Park

A 3-year-old boy drowned in a pond at Mill Creek Regional Park late Wednesday afternoon. The Bulloch County coroner's staff had not released the ...

August 16, 2017 | | Local


Crime victim’s father and a lawyer ask city for new laws

Both Sean Strudgeon, whose son was recently the victim of an armed robbery and kidnapping from a Statesboro apartment, and an attorney spoke to City ...

August 16, 2017 | By AL HACKLE | Local


Can't see the solar eclipse?

LOS ANGELES - Ronald Dantowitz has been looking forward to Monday's solar eclipse for nearly 40 years.

August 16, 2017 | By SANDY COHEN AP Entertainment Writer | Local


City eyes tax increase to raise police pay

Statesboro City Council and Mayor Jan Moore are proposing an increase in the property tax millage rate, Statesboro's first in a decade, to fund ...

August 15, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


CrossRoads support group helps battle grief

In some fashion or another, it's an emotion everyone must face eventually. Some handle it better than others. Many struggle when grief rears its ...

August 15, 2017 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


Brooklet Peanut Festival Saturday

Regardless of whether you like peanuts, Saturday promises a day full of food, fun and family as the 28th annual Brooklet Peanut Festival gives the ...

August 15, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Restaurant 'so yummy'

Last week, Adam Tsang quietly opened Soyumi (pronounced "So Yummy"), his family's newest restaurant in Statesboro.

August 14, 2017 | | Local


BOE millage rollback offsets county's lack of one

The Bulloch County Board of Education last week voted to roll back its millage rate a fraction to offset inflation in property values and avoid ...

August 14, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Statesboro attorneys named to State Bar committees

A number of Statesboro-based attorneys have been appointed to serve as members of various standing, special and program committees of the 49,000-member State Bar ...

August 14, 2017 | Special to the Herald | Local


Augusta National sues to stop auction of green jackets

ATLANTA - The Georgia company that owns Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters golf tournament on Monday asked a judge to stop a golf memorabilia ...

August 14, 2017 | By KATE BRUMBACK Associated Press | Local


Guido Bible College starts Statesboro classes

Located on the campus of the Guido Evangelistic Association in Metter, Guido Bible College will open the doors of an additional training site in Statesboro ...

August 12, 2017 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


Solar specs needed for safe viewing of eclipse

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - With the total solar eclipse right around the cosmic corner, eye doctors are going into nagging overdrive.

August 12, 2017 | By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer | Local


Solar eclipse: No totality in Boro, still fascinating

People who expect to see the full effects of a total solar eclipse in Statesboro on Aug. 21 will be disappointed, but the eclipse tracing ...

August 12, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Health premiums rise for state workers, teachers

State employees and teachers will face an average premium increase of about 3.7 percent for coverage next year in the State Health Benefit Plan.

August 11, 2017 | By ANDY MILLER Georgia Health News | Local


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