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Gambling bust nets 5 arrests

Bulloch County Sheriff's investigators shut down a mobile gambling operation Tuesday after receiving complaints about dice games and cash payouts.

March 24, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Battalion home at last

It was an emotional and patriotic welcome home for about 100 soldiers Tuesday as the 48th Brigade Special Troops Battalion were escorted home to the Georgia National Guard Armory.

March 23, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Evermore riders place second

Many youngsters dream of riding horses when they grow up. For a number of Bulloch County girls, not only do they ride, but they are so skilled at what they do they now compete at the highest levels in their sport.

March 23, 2010 | By ROGER ALLEN Herald Correspondent | Local


Mornings unPHILtered - Drug-free town hall meeting set

Tuesday's guests on the "Mornings unPHILtered" show were Spencer Beckum, coordinator of the Bulloch County Drug-Free Communities Support Program, and Terry Reeves, from Georgia Power. Reeves serves as the chairman of the Bulloch County Drug-Free Coalition.

March 23, 2010 | By ROGER ALLEN Herald Correspondent | Local


Country superstar Tim McGraw to play GSU April 30

Georgia Southern University will welcome country music recording star Tim McGraw to campus Friday, April 30 as he headlines the University's spring concert at Allen E. Paulson Stadium. Jonathan Singleton and the Grove will open the 8 p.m. concert for McGraw.

March 23, 2010 | From Staff Reports | Local


Battalion is coming home

A little more than a year after a ceremony at the Statesboro Armory officially began the deployment to Afghanistan for the 48th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, the first soldiers will arrive back at the Armory Tuesday.

March 22, 2010 | By JAMES HEALY | Local


Mornings unPHILtered - GSU president talks budgets

Host Phil Boyum welcomed Georgia Southern University president Dr. Brooks Keel to Monday's "Mornings unPHILtered" with the question that's on everyone's mind: How's your NCAA basketball tournament bracket doing?

March 22, 2010 | By ROGER ALLEN Herald Correspondent | Local


SHS students get help from 'treasure' in building Habitat home

When Statesboro High School's National FFA Organization students volunteered to give up their Saturday morning to help build a Habitat for Humanity house in Statesboro Pointe, they expected to find your typical tools of the trade and a little hard work.

March 21, 2010 | Special to the Herald | Local


Armed robbery charges dismissed against Statesboro man

Charges were dropped against a man arrested in connection to a November, 2009 armed robbery, but Leon Mark Owens, 40, U.S. 80 West, says he wants his name cleared as well.

March 21, 2010 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Sallie Z. students shine at Capitol Tech

Sallie Zetterower Elementary School students recently became presenters and teachers.

March 21, 2010 | Special to the Herald | Local


Statesboro Film Festival entry deadline draws closer

For all you film makers out there, time is running short to produce your entry into the 2010 Statesboro Film Festival.

March 20, 2010 | From Staff Reports | Local


Preschool program helps kids with special needs

The Preschool Intervention Program of Bulloch County Schools is made up of a very special group of ladies who use a team approach to identify and serve 3, 4, and 5-year-olds who have special needs.

March 20, 2010 | By ROGER ALLEN Herald Correspondent | Local


Camp Snipesville goes back to the 50s

Duck and Cover drills, bowling, a luau, and a sock hop are all in the works during the March 29-April 2 spring break for Bulloch County public school children.

March 20, 2010 | Special to the Herald | Local


First livestock show held at SEB's Spence Agricultural Facility

An old tradition was resurrected last weekend at Southeast Bulloch High School.

March 20, 2010 | By ROGER ALLEN Herald Correspondent | Local


Barrow to vote no on health care reform

While U.S. House Democrats are scrambling to find the final few votes needed to pass the health care reform bill, Georgia Representative John Barrow said he plans to vote against the proposed plan.

March 20, 2010 | By PHIL BOYUM | 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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