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Santorum sweeps Alabama, Mississippi primaries

WASHINGTON - A resurgent Rick Santorum swept primaries in Alabama and Mississippi Tuesday night, upending the race for the Republican presidential nomination yet again and nudging Newt Gingrich toward the sidelines.

March 14, 2012 | By DAVID ESPO Associated Press | Local


Preparing for danger: Local police train to handle shootings

Bullets flew Tuesday as law enforcement officers took part in a simulated active shooter training exercise in a vacant elementary school building.

March 13, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


GSU professor to speak at Supreme Court

Georgia Southern University associate history professor Dr. Johnathan O'Neill will deliver a speech Wednesday on "Property Rights and the American Founding" to the United States Supreme Court.

March 12, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Bulloch County fire chief resigns

Bulloch County's first county fire chief, Randy Walker, has accepted a position as fire chief in McMinnville, Tenn., said Bulloch County Public Safety Director Ted Wynn.

March 12, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Inside Bulloch Business with Jan Moore - Local pharmacists opening their own store

We have a new pharmacy on the way, and I am not talking about CVS this time. The construction of Southern Pharmacy on Brannen Street is close to completion with an opening date slated for the first two weeks of April.

March 12, 2012 | | Local


Boost from the Schenkel

Friday marks the start of the 33rd Schenkel Invitational collegiate golf tournament. The storied event has showcased a number of PGA super stars over the years, before they became well known professionals.

March 12, 2012 | By JAN MOORE | Local


A helping hand for a hero

A motorcade of flag-bearing motorcycles and sheriff's patrol cars escorted Army Staff Sgt. Scott Millican to the new house built for him by Homes for Our Troops.

March 10, 2012 | By AL HACKLE Herald Writer | Local


'Active shooter' training at GSU

A realistic "active shooter" training exercise will take place next week on Georgia Southern University's campus, staging reenactments of dangerous scenarios.

March 10, 2012 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Hendrix to speak Tuesday

One of Oprah Winfrey's favorite guests, Bulloch County native Harville Hendrix, he is coming to Statesboro Tuesday to deliver the 20th Jack N. and Addie D. Averitt Lecture in the Emma Kelly Theatre at the Averitt Center for the Arts.

March 10, 2012 | From Staff Reports | Local


State seeks higher pay for GBI

ATLANTA - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is long used to losing agents to better-paying federal agencies. But when officers began bolting for other state offices and even local police departments, the agency started raising a fuss.

March 09, 2012 | By GREG BLUESTEIN Associated Press | Local


New college at GSU

Less than one year removed from garnering approval by the University System of Georgia's Board of Regents to offer degrees in civil, electrical and mechanical engineering at Georgia Southern University, school staff announced Friday a major shake-up to the college's internal structure.

March 09, 2012 | Jeff Harrison | Local


Metal theft warrants lead to additional arrests

Deputies serving warrants Wednesday on metal theft charges found more than they expected when suspects had evidence of making methamphetamine.

March 08, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Statesboro Fire Department to add new firefighters

The Statesboro Fire Department will soon place more boots on the ground to bolster its ability for countering disasters in and around the city.

March 08, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


Blue Devils to march in Washington

Statesboro's own little slice of Americana will be on prominent display when the United States celebrates its 236th birthday this July in the nation's capitol.

March 07, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


Tickets for Giuliani visit distributed Thursday, Friday

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani will speak at Georgia Southern University's Hanner Fieldhouse on Wednesday, March 28 at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

March 07, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


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Major benefactor removes GSU from will

Karl Peace, Ph.D., endower of the Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health at Georgia Southern University and one of the university's largest donors ...

December 09, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Honors Program grads share experiences

The Governor's Honors Program is a four-week residential summer program for gifted and talented high school juniors and seniors in Georgia.

December 09, 2017 | Special to the Herald | Local


Snowfall brings weather worries

ATLANTA - The snow that blanketed parts of the Deep South on Friday delighted schoolchildren with an unexpected holiday but also revived panicky memories for many ...

December 08, 2017 | By JONATHAN LANDRUM Associated Press | Local


As weather cools, officials warn of hazards of fire

With chilly weather and the holidays approaching, the risk of fire increases exponentially due to use of heaters, candles and decorative lighting. State and local ...

December 08, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Two schools exit state Focus List

The Georgia Department of Education announced earlier this week that improvements at Mattie Lively Elementary and Langston Chapel Elementary mean the schools no longer need ...

December 08, 2017 | Special to the Herald | Local


GSU employee, veteran takes long road to degree

Todd Tinker has had many journeys in his life, and his latest journey of obtaining his master's degree is coming to fruition after nearly ...

December 08, 2017 | By CRISSIE ELRICK BATH Special to the Herald | Local


SPD to open substation near stadium

The Statesboro Police Department plans to open a substation adjacent to the Georgia Southern University campus in the Paulson Stadium area, and City Council approved ...

December 07, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Local author releases latest works

Kevin D. Brady, a self-published author from Statesboro, recently released his 10th book.

December 07, 2017 | Special to the Herald | Local


Robbery incident leads to arrests for pandering, pimping

A report of robbery ended with both the accuser and accused being arrested after admitting involvement in procurement of an alleged prostitute's services.

December 07, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Gang problem grows in Boro, county

When Statesboro police talk about "The Mob," they aren't referring to the Mafia. Most likely, they are referring to one of Statesboro's gangs.

December 06, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


County denies zoning change

After hearing arguments in support of and against a proposed agritourism farm featuring berries, bee hives and production of mead made from honey, Bulloch County ...

December 06, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


No students hurt after car rear-ends school bus

No children were injured Wednesday when a car rear-ended a school bus on Franklin Road, Georgia State Patrol information officer Ginger Robbins said.

December 06, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


GSU moves graduation inside

Due to rain in the forecast for Friday's fall graduation, Georgia Southern announced Wednesday ceremonies would be moved from Paulson Stadium to three separate ...

December 06, 2017 | From staff reports | Local


CDC: ‘Moderate’ flu season in Georgia

Even though the holiday season is in full swing, the Centers for Disease Control said it's not too late to get a flu shot.

December 05, 2017 | Special to the Herald | Local


Police raise sweeps in applicants

The pay raises City Council approved for Statesboro Police Department officers last month produced an immediate rise in the number of would-be and experienced officers ...

December 05, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


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