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Parade sets off week of fair fun

There were some unusual sights Monday evening as the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair Parade entertained throngs of people lined up along Statesboro's downtown streets.

October 19, 2015 | By HOLLI DEAL SAXON | Local

Statesboro native goes from onions to apples

An idea of Statesboro native Wendy Brannen's in her role with the U.S. Apple Association has children and adults from Savannah to Seattle posting pictures of their smiling selves with apples and apple products as schools and organizations compete for food industry-funded grants.

October 19, 2015 | By AL HACKLE | Local

Inside Bulloch Business - A Boro restaurant and business update

There has been a lot of business renovations, improvements and change of ownership over the past few months. The restaurant industry has really stepped up their game. Here are a few things that you should check out soon:

October 19, 2015 | | Local

Our 'Mrs. Emma'

She was known as "The Lady of 6,000 Songs."

October 18, 2015 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local

Army Field Band to perform free concert

The internationally acclaimed United States Army Field Band of Washington, D.C., will continue its long tradition of presenting free public performances when it appears at Statesboro High on Friday at 7 p.m. The Army Field Band's concert is sponsored by the Statesboro Herald.

October 18, 2015 | From staff reports | Local

PDL franchise names first staff members

Statesboro Premier Development League franchise President Darin Van Tassell announced today the first three members of the new soccer club's executive staff - Heidi Jeffers, Becky Davis and Christal Riley.

October 17, 2015 | From staff reports | Local

It's fair week

Whether it's heart-pumping thrill rides, crafts exhibits, cotton candy and funnel cakes, livestock shows or live entertainment, the upcoming Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair has something to tickle everyone's fancy.

October 17, 2015 | By HOLLI DEAL SAXON | Local

Former city manager’s suit set for a hearing

Fourteen months after former City Manager Frank Parker filed his wrongful-firing suit against all five Statesboro City Council members and the mayor, a judge has scheduled a hearing over the defendants' motions to have the case decided short of a trial.

October 17, 2015 | By AL HACKLE | Local

Blue Devil football: Celebrating perfection 10 years later

Reunions - whether they're of the class or family variety - are always great for rekindling cherished friendships and reliving the good old days.

October 16, 2015 | Mike Anthony | Local

SFD sells T-shirts to fight breast cancer

Help fight breast cancer, and get a cool new T-shirt at the same time by joining the Statesboro Fire Department's effort to raise funds for local cancer awareness and cure programs.

October 16, 2015 | From staff reports | Local

Statesboro's Liz Driggers named Teacher of the Year

Coach Elizabeth J. "Liz" Driggers, who teaches health and physical education at Statesboro High School and says that everything about her subject is relevant to students' lives today, is the Bulloch County Schools' Teacher of the Year for 2017.

October 16, 2015 | By AL HACKLE | Local

Remembering a season of 'perfection'

Perfection will be honored Friday night at Womack Field.

October 15, 2015 | Jim Healy | Local

Program allows hunters to donate venison to hungry

Hunters who kill more deer than they can eat will be able to donate the extra venison to those in need through a Georgia Wildlife Federation program called Hunters for the Hungry.

October 15, 2015 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local

Savannah prepares retreat in speech fight with tour guides

SAVANNAH - Savannah fell to British troops in the American Revolution and surrendered to the Union Army during the Civil War. Now Georgia's oldest city is preparing to retreat from a law that for decades has required tour guides to prove to City Hall that they know history.

October 14, 2015 | By RUSS BYNUM Associated Press | Local

Civil rights groups: Prevent King monument at Stone Mountain

A monument to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. must not be installed among the sculpted figures of Confederate leaders at Georgia's Stone Mountain, a group of civil rights leaders told the state's governor Wednesday.

October 14, 2015 | By KATHLEEN FOODY Associated Press | Local

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Cancer survivor shares faith, hope

"Sometimes life catches one by surprise…."

November 13, 2015 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local

Habitat to build “House 50”

Joyce Baldwin and her teenage son, Jordan, have lived in their own home for over 21 years - the second house in Bulloch County built by ...

November 12, 2015 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local

A campground for foster kids

The Fostering Bulloch organization hopes to purchase 30 acres in Bulloch County to use as a campground that would serve at-risk youth and children in ...

November 12, 2015 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local

IRS back taxes scam resurfaces

An old scam resurfaced in the Bulloch County area Thursday, with callers threatening to sue victims if they didn't pay back taxes.

November 12, 2015 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local

Scabies reported at Statesboro High

Three Statesboro High School students were diagnosed this week with scabies, an infestation of mites that burrow underneath the skin. As of Wednesday, the school ...

November 12, 2015 | From staff reports | Local

Be a Santa to a senior

Home Instead Senior Care is teaming up with non-profit agencies, area retailers, volunteers and members of the community to sponsor Be a Santa to a ...

November 11, 2015 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local

Forums seek priorities for new GSU president

A job ad seeking Georgia Southern University's next president carries a soft deadline of Jan. 28 for applications and nominations. Meanwhile, the campus-based search ...

November 11, 2015 | Al Hackle | Local

Veterans Day for families of soldiers, too

Families of veterans should also be recognized on Veterans Day, since they, too, make sacrifices, said Lonnie Ellis, post commander of the American Legion Dexter ...

November 11, 2015 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local

Burglary suspect behind bars

A man suspected of stealing items and pawning them faces burglary charges.

November 10, 2015 | | Local

Experienced missionary to head Open Hearts Community Mission

The former leader of two major city missions will now serve Statesboro's Open Hearts Community Mission as its executive director, Delia Mobley, chairman of ...

November 10, 2015 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local

Bulloch Co. graduation rate up 9 percent

With Statesboro High School's rise in graduation rate leading the way, Bulloch County Schools' 2015 four-year graduation rates improved significantly, according to data released ...

November 10, 2015 | From staff reports | Local

'Play is the work of childhood'

"Play is the work of childhood," said Caroline Bowman as she and business partner and fellow speech-language pathologist Lea Lanier showed off the new therapy ...

November 09, 2015 | By AL HACKLE | Local

Inside Bulloch Business - Saying thanks to vets is right thing to do

Veterans Day is Wednesday and it is a special day set aside to honor all of those who served in the U.S. Armed Forces.

November 09, 2015 | | Local

Sylvania teens caught in Statesboro break-in attempt

Three Sylvania juveniles were caught breaking into a Statesboro apartment early Monday morning, said Statesboro Police Maj. Rob Bryan.

November 09, 2015 | | Local

New $70 million plant to create 100 jobs in Bulloch County

With slightly more than 100 jobs at first but more than $70 million in investment in the plant, Aspen Aerogels' factory will be the largest ...

November 09, 2015 | By AL HACKLE | Local

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