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Romney wins Ohio, 5 other Super Tuesday states

WASHINGTON - Mitt Romney squeezed out a win in pivotal Ohio, captured five other states with ease and padded his delegate lead in the race for the Republican presidential nomination but was forced to share the Super Tuesday spotlight with a resurgent Rick Santorum.

March 07, 2012 | By DAVID ESPO Associated Press | Local


3 vie for Bulloch Sheriff seat

Although qualifying isn't until May, campaigning for the Bulloch County Sheriff's race already has begun.

March 06, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Safety director cleared

Statesboro Public Safety Director Wendell Turner is cleared after an investigation into child abuse allegations found no evidence of wrongdoing, said Ogeechee Judicial Circuit District Attorney Richard Mallard.

March 05, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Brooklet armed robbery suspect sought

A man robbed a Brooklet convenience store at gunpoint Saturday, and Bulloch County Sheriff Lynn Anderson hopes citizens can help identify and locate the suspect.

March 05, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


A 'wild' weekend in Claxton

For a 45th time, the regional spotlight will shine directly on the City of Claxton as thousands flock to the annual Claxton Rattlesnake and Wildlife Festival, formerly the Rattlesnake Roundup, for two days of activities beginning this weekend.

March 05, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


Inside Bulloch Business with Jan Moore - FMB operating under FDIC consent order

Every Monday, at least one person (usually several) ask me what is going to be in the paper tomorrow. Is it "scoop," is it exciting?

March 05, 2012 | | Local


Gateway lands Thermo King

Construction is well underway for the latest addition to Bulloch County's Gateway Industrial Park. Located at 311 A.J. Riggs Road, the new Thermo King plant is scheduled to be completed by June.

March 05, 2012 | By JAN MOORE | Local


Southeast Bulloch Middle has it 'write' again

For the third year in a row, Southeast Bulloch Middle School dominated the competition in which students from each of the county's four public middle schools competed, the 27th Annual Nan Rushing Write-Off. Organizers presented 67 awards to Bulloch County's sixth, seventh, and eighth graders. Students from SEBMS took home each of the most prestigious Top- Grade Awards in addition to the Overall Winner Award.

March 04, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


A day for Dr. Seuss

On Friday, students at Bulloch Academy celebrated the birthday of famed children's book author, Dr. Seuss.

March 04, 2012 | By SCOTT BRYANT | Local


Girl Scouts mark a century of success

SAVANNAH - Recruited over tea at the mansion of a Georgia widow, the first Girl Scouts went on to earn proficiency badges for cooking meals and caring for babies. In a nod to their changing times, they also learned to shoot rifles and self-defense tactics such as "how to secure a burglar with eight inches of cord."

March 03, 2012 | By RUSS BYNUM Associated Press | Local


GSU group releases Ogeechee findings

Nursing students who surveyed 76 people along the Ogeechee River since last May's fish die-off found that the closer people live to the river, the more health symptoms they reported.

March 03, 2012 | By AL HACKLE Herald Writer | Local


Ogeechee study to be revealed today

A presentation today will reveal results of a study concerning possible health effects stemming from last May's chemical spill in the Ogeechee River.

March 02, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Talk show host Limbaugh remarks draw fire, controversy

NEW YORK - Stepping into an emerging culture clash over women, President Barack Obama made a supportive phone call Friday to a law student who testified before Congress about the need for birth control coverage, only to be called a "slut" by Rush Limbaugh.

March 02, 2012 | By DAVID CRARY AP National Writer | Local


BOE buys learning software for teachers

A new strategy for helping teachers stay on top of their game will soon be implemented by area high schools.

March 01, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


Bulloch's top conservationists

Alan and Stacy Spence recently were named Conservationists of the Year for Bulloch County on behalf of the Ogeechee River Soil and Water Conservation District and Farmers and Merchants Bank.

March 01, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


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Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Statesboro Bi-Lo to show off renovations Thursday

BI-LO will introduce its newly remodeled Statesboro BI-LO store to the community at an official grand opening celebration on Thursday.

December 04, 2017 | | Local


Total Tire & Auto Care opens in Statesboro

Total Tire & Auto Care of Statesboro brings a need Jody Rogers perceived through his contracting business together with David Shackelford's knowledge of the tire ...

December 04, 2017 | By AL HACKLE | Local


GSU's Joseph Telfair to lead American Public Health Association

Joseph Telfair, DrPH, MSW, MPH, professor of public health practice and research and chair of the Department of Community Health at Georgia Southern University was ...

December 04, 2017 | Special to the Herald | Local


Panels to pursue mayoral goals

Statesboro Mayor-elect Jonathan McCollar has a transition team working on naming three citizen commissions to pursue initiatives in job creation, youth development and diversity and ...

December 02, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


After 50 years, Marie Waters retiring

When Marie Roberts Waters walks away from her desk at Dabbs, Hickman, Hill & Cannon, LLP on Dec. 31, she will have logged in 50 years ...

December 02, 2017 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


Portal Christmas program Dec. 7

The Portal Heritage Society and Town of Portal will host its annual Christmas celebration Thursday, Dec. 7, starting with a parade.

December 02, 2017 | From staff reports | Local


County, cities negotiate TSPLOST

Officials of Bulloch County and the cities of Brooklet, Portal, Register and Statesboro held their first formal meeting Friday toward putting a transportation sales tax ...

December 01, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Metter teen killed in crash

A Metter teenager was killed Thursday in a collision with an 18-wheeler on Interstate 16.

December 01, 2017 | From staff reports | Local


Testimony: Suspects bragged of dragging black man to death

GRIFFIN, Ga. - The case of two Georgia men accused of dragging a black man to his death behind a pickup truck is going before a ...

December 01, 2017 | The Associated Press | Local


State considers voting machines replacements

ATLANTA - Georgia lawmakers are considering replacements for the state's touch-screen voting machines that were adopted statewide 15 years ago and that have been criticized ...

December 01, 2017 | By KATE BRUMBACK Associated Press | Local


His Majesty’s Daughters

The December meeting of His Majesty's Daughters, a non-denominational women's fellowship, will be a special gathering to remember and celebrate what Jesus has ...

November 30, 2017 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


Deputies seek man who fled traffic stop

Sheriff's deputies issued warrants Thursday for a man who fled after an attempted traffic stop.

November 30, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Mill Creek student removed from school

According to Hayley Greene, public relations and marketing specialist for Bulloch County Schools, about 10:30 a.m. Thursday, a teacher at Mill Creek overheard ...

November 30, 2017 | From staff reports | Local


Last chance to enter for chance at $100 Visa Gift Card

Thanks to all of you who already have taken the time to fill out our survey asking you for some opinions about the Statesboro Herald ...

November 30, 2017 | Jim Healy | Local


Open Hearts to dedicate shelter

Six years after the idea was born to help Statesboro's homeless, the Open Hearts Community Mission homeless shelter is open for business.

November 29, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


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