View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Local


New law allows student movement

A new state law allows parents to request a transfer for their children to another public school outside their school zone, providing the parents provide transportation.

July 04, 2009 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Studio Statesboro Vodcast - School of Rock; Phil & Chad: Cup stacking lessons

Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, July 3, 2009

July 03, 2009 | MATTHEW BANKHEAD/Producer mbankhead@statesboroherald.com | Local


Barrow meets with vets

As part of his 2009 Veterans' Tour, Congressman John Barrow paid a visit to the Honey Bowen Building to field questions from local constituents.

July 02, 2009 | By PHIL BOYUM | Local


It's time to 'Stuff the Bus' 2009

Education experts agree that academic success in school begins with students being prepared with the tools they need in the classroom. To that end, Prevent Child Abuse Bulloch County has just begun its annual back-to-school supply drive known as "Stuff the Bus."

July 02, 2009 | Special to the Herald | Local


Studio Statesboro Vodcast - John Barrow meets with veterens; Mary's Kate's Entertainment

Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Thursday, July 2, 2009

July 02, 2009 | MATTHEW BANKHEAD/Producer mbankhead@statesboroherald.com | Local


Woman still critical after being struck by truck

Statesboro Police officers were pursuing a truck that crashed on Johnson Street Saturday night after striking a woman, according to police incident reports.

July 02, 2009 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


GSU Arts Academy welcomes British students

Students from the St. Benedict School for the Performing Arts in Darby, England, area participating in the Georgia Southern University International Arts Academy.

July 02, 2009 | By SCOTT BRYANT | Local


Tea Party to protest government waste set for Saturday

While the nation celebrates Independence Day Saturday, many local citizens will be protesting at the same time by participating in the Bulloch County Independence Day T.E.A. Party.

July 02, 2009 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Brooklet man gets 110 months on other charges

A Brooklet man received two sentences in one day for two separate federal convictions, said Edmund A. Booth, Jr., United States Attorney for the Southern District of Georgia.

July 02, 2009 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Locals sentenced in auto theft ring

Within the past month, 20 people charged in a multi-state auto theft ring centered around Statesboro were sentenced to prison and/or probation, said Edmund A. Booth, Jr., United States Attorney for the Southern District of Georgia.

July 02, 2009 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Studio Statesboro Vodcast - International Arts Academy; TNT Fireworks

Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Wednesday, July 1, 2009

July 01, 2009 | MATTHEW BANKHEAD/Producer mbankhead@statesboroherald.com | Local


Lounge closed for illegal sales

Bulloch County Sheriff's deputies, assisting the Georgia Department of Revenue, helped close down a local "lounge" and arrested three for illegal alcohol sales.

June 30, 2009 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Michael Thurmond speaks at Chamber luncheon

Georgia Commissioner of Labor Michael Thurmond spoke at Tuesday's Statesboro-Bulloch County Chamber of Commerce Speakers Luncheon at the Quality Inn and Suites. Thurmond told the audience it was hard to find good news in Georgia's 9.7 percent unemployment rate, but he has noticed a slowing in state residents losing their jobs. He also praised Georgia Southern as a vital part of Bulloch's economy. U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson will be the next Chamber luncheon speaker in August at the Forest Heights Country Club.

June 30, 2009 | By SCOTT BRYANT | Local


'Two Julies' are jewels at Brooklet

Every school in the Bulloch County Public School system has intervention specialists, but only Brooklet Elementary School has "the Two Julies" - Julie NeSmith and Julie Chambers. According to Brooklet principal Marlin Baker, "The faculty here at BES considers the 'Two Julies' to be extremely important to the success of our school."

June 30, 2009 | By ROGER ALLEN Special to the Herald | Local


Toxicology test results pending in jail hanging

Georgia Bureau of Investigations agents are still awaiting toxicology test results regarding a man who allegedly hanged himself in the Bulloch County Jail in May.

June 30, 2009 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


« First  « Prev  495 496 497 498 499  Next »  Last »

Page 497 of 679

Articles by Section - Local


Millen man charged in Aspen Heights armed robbery

A Millen man was charged in connection to a July armed robbery at Aspen Heights Apartments about a month after the incident occurred, police said.

August 23, 2016 | From staff reports | Local


State superintendent tours Portal Middle High

State School Superintendent Richard Woods toured Portal Middle High School on Tuesday and said he saw some things that make a little school look like ...

August 23, 2016 | Al Hackle | Local


Bulloch commissioners deny millage rollback

The Bulloch County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday not to roll back millage rates after an increase last year.

August 23, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Using her voice for good

With the rich voice of someone talented way beyond her years, 16-year-old Elizabeth Lewy dazzled the audience with a little jazz, a dose of romance ...

August 22, 2016 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice: Synovus CEO sees bright future in the Boro

"I love Statesboro!" is how Kessel Stelling, the chairman and CEO of Synovus Financial, began our interview.

August 22, 2016 | By DeWAYNE GRICE dgrice@statesboroherald.com | Local


Bulloch assists US Marshals in arrest

Bulloch County sheriff's deputies aided the U.S. Marshals Service in arresting who they said was an armed and dangerous man located in the ...

August 22, 2016 | From staff reports | Local


Alligator abundance at Jekyll

SAVANNAH - Known for sea turtles nesting on its beaches, wading shorebirds in the surf and white-tailed deer that roam its maritime forests, Jekyll Island has ...

August 20, 2016 | By RUSS BYNUM Associated Press | Local


US Senate candidate to speak at gala

Jim Barksdale, the Democratic Party's nominee challenging Republican U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson, will be one of two featured speakers Friday at the annual ...

August 20, 2016 | Al Hackle | Local


Woodall kicks off District 160 campaign

Now the Democratic Party's nominee, James "Major" Woodall entered the general election phase of his campaign to become District 160's representative in the ...

August 20, 2016 | Al Hackle | Local


Hundreds mourn slain Georgia police officer

EASTMAN - Hundreds of people - including law officers from around Georgia and the nation - mourned a slain Georgia police officer whose funeral was moved to a ...

August 19, 2016 | The Associated Press | Local


UPDATE - Investigators probe reported home invasion

A Rocky Ford woman reported a home invasion Friday, claiming two men bound her arms and legs with duct tape and doused her with gasoline ...

August 19, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Mascolo leads Portal Elementary for 2016-17

Dr. Laurie B. Mascolo is set to lead Portal Elementary School through the 2016-17 school year as interim principal, after an Aug. 11 vote by ...

August 18, 2016 | From staff reports | Local


Solar farms considered

Bulloch County Commissioners will decide Sept. 6 whether owners of six Bulloch County properties will be allowed to use their land for solar farms.

August 17, 2016 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


West Parrish Street repaving ordered

Residents and other drivers who travel West Parrish Street can expect some inconvenience in the near future, to be followed by a smoother ride.

August 17, 2016 | Al Hackle | Local


Prayers on Greek Row

Hundreds of sorority and fraternity members gathered on Greek Row at Georgia Southern University's campus Tuesday night to join in "The Prayer Walk: Thriving ...

August 17, 2016 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 7


Please wait ...