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Society looking for local history

Members of the Bulloch County Historical Society will trek through time Monday, presenting items and stories from days bygone.

May 22, 2011 | by JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


A heart for service

Dr. Michael Braz might be retiring from Georgia Southern University, but the 61-year-old professor and community leader is in no hurry to slow down. Instead of following a more traditional approach, Braz is pursuing a lifelong dream to join the Peace Corps.

May 22, 2011 | By CASEY STODDARD caltman@statesboroherald.com | Local


Mozart's 'magic' opera

An exciting journey to a fantasy land created by Mozart awaits patrons in a performance Tuesday of the famed composer's "The Magic Flute," at the Averitt Center for the Arts.

May 22, 2011 | By KATHERINE FITCH Special to the Herald | Local


Herald staff earns 16 AP news awards

The Statesboro Herald won 16 awards in the 2011 Georgia Associated Press Awards contest, including Photo of the Year. The awards were announced Saturday in Macon during the AP's annual awards luncheon.

May 22, 2011 | From Staff Reports | Local


Earnhardt wants to race his way into All-Star race

CONCORD, N.C. - Dale Earnhardt Jr. doesn't really want to watch the All-Star race on television at home while drinking a beer.

May 20, 2011 | By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer | Local


Slain deputy honored at ceremony

A 21-gun salute, a wreath of white flowers, and flags at half mast Friday accompanied fond memories and recollections as a group of Bulloch County law enforcement officers and friends remembered a fellow officer killed in the line of duty.

May 20, 2011 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Wearing two hats at BA

Faye Ellis arrives at Bulloch Academy shortly after 7 a.m., planning lunch for more than 350 students. When most of the children go home at 3 p.m., she will stay until after 6 p.m. to take care of about 30 of the youngest.

May 20, 2011 | By AL HACKLE Special to the Herald | Local


Victim recovering after Thursday shooting

A man who was shot Thursday night at Little Lotts Creek Apartments is in stable condition after surgery, and the man who shot him is behind bars, police said.

May 20, 2011 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Annual car show to help cancer victim

Classic cars and trucks, vendors and a day full of fun will do more than offer citizens a good time – it will benefit a local law enforcement officer battling cancer.

May 19, 2011 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Public views voting changes

For a second time in as many weeks, City Hall's second floor council chambers hosted a public forum for Statesboro residents to view and assess the city's plans for reforming its five voting districts.

May 19, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


Three arrested in Brooklet meth bust

Bulloch County Sheriff's deputies responding to a drug complaint Tuesday said they caught three men in the process of "cooking" methamphetamine.

May 19, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Swap, Buy or Sell - May 19, 2011

Listen to Swap, Buy or Sell - May 19, 2011

May 19, 2011 | | Local


Agents find poppies, pot

Bulloch County Drug Suppression Team agents found five marijuana plants at a U.S. 80 East location in Brooklet Tuesday, but they were more interested in the one-acre field of poppies nearby.

May 18, 2011 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Splash of relief from the heat

For an eighth consecutive year, people needing a reprieve from southern Georgia's blistering, summer heat can find one in Statesboro.

May 18, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


School of Rock hits stage

Pladd Dot's School of Rock students will take the stage in a concert at the Emma Kelly Theater inside the Averitt Center for the Arts at 7 p.m. Sunday.

May 18, 2011 | Special to the Herald | Local


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Blue Mile brings Boro $1 million

It's not the top award, but it is one of the big three.

April 19, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


‘Spring into Statesboro’ set for busy Saturday

The sixth annual Spring into Statesboro will offer outdoor activities for children and families in downtown Statesboro from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m ...

April 19, 2017 | From staff reports | Local


Man arrested for “hoax device”

Investigators arrested a man Tuesday after a two-hour incident where a road was closed due to sheriff's deputies finding a "suspicious device."

April 19, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Will Statesboro take home $1, $2 or $3 million in the America's Best Communities competition?

Click here - America's Best Communities - to watch the announcement live on Facebook. Scroll down the page slightly to find the livestream.

April 19, 2017 | | Local


City: No tax hike, garbage fees may rise

Statesboro residents and businesses will probably pay higher sanitation fees, but not higher city taxes or water and sewer rates, under the 2017-18 city budget.

April 18, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Trish Tootle ‘roasted’ to help hospice

Friends of community activist, successful businesswoman and long-time Bulloch County resident Trish Tootle surprised her Monday night with a 60th birthday "roast" to benefit Ogeechee ...

April 18, 2017 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


Suspicious device found, roads closed

A suspicious device found during a traffic stop resulted in a portion of Highway 80 West being closed Tuesday afternoon.

April 18, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


County closes dumpster site

After a disturbing presentation Tuesday morning about deplorable conditions at some of Bulloch County's dumpster locations, Bulloch County commissioners voted to close one of ...

April 18, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


ABC contest reps get big blue sendoff

A giant inflatable Gus the Eagle loomed near the very blue-hued sendoff celebration for Statesboro's five-member team who will attend the America's Best ...

April 17, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Miss Rodeo USA spending the week in Statesboro

Brittany Howard is used to being mistaken for one of the bachelorettes from the popular TV show, but in reality, she is a rodeo queen ...

April 17, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Another Atlanta highway closes

DECATUR - Another major highway through Atlanta was partially shut down on Monday, this one after underground utility work caused the pavement to rise up, break ...

April 17, 2017 | The Associated Press | Local


Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Queensborough marks 115th anniversary

Queensborough National Bank and Trust will celebrate its 115th anniversary on Friday with the milestone marked company wide. Queensborough is a community bank with locations ...

April 17, 2017 | | Local


Sea Island appoints Crider, Marsh to Advisory Board

Sea Island Bank in Statesboro, a division of Synovus Bank, announced recently the appointment of Dr. Ruthie Crider and Laura Marsh to its Statesboro Advisory ...

April 17, 2017 | Special to the Herald | Local


Portal mural a nod to the town's past

Residents and visitors to the town of Portal over the past several months have watched a work in progress as Deena Scarborough's art students ...

April 16, 2017 | By HOLLI DEAL SAXON | Local


City seeks public input for strategic plan

To help flesh out a five- to 10-year strategy for things as various as street maintenance, park space and police and fire protection, Statesboro city ...

April 15, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


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