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Census may alter Boro voting

With the release of 2010 Census figures, the City of Statesboro is beginning the process of evaluating population growth and determining whether the city's five districts need to be reshaped.

April 08, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


Listen to Vince Johnson's daily report from The Masters

Day 2 begins at Augusta and Vince Johnson looks at the storylines going into the second round of The Masters.

April 08, 2011 | | Local


Dems pitch HOPE plan

Georgia Democrats are conducting a statewide listening and speaking tour this week to gather support for a plan that would allow current high school seniors and college students to retain their full HOPE Scholarships.

April 07, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


Report: Man drives car off ramp, punches his rescuer

A man who drove his car onto a display ramp at a local car dealership was arrested after the car caught fire and he punched a man trying to save him.

April 07, 2011 | By HOLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Two arrested after chase in Nevils area

A traffic stop by a Georgia State Patrol Nighthawk trooper ended in a foot chase and drug arrests Wednesday.

April 07, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


‘Porker Run’ to help fight diabetes

The ongoing effort by Georgia Southern football coach Jeff Monken and Statesboro businessman Bubba Hunt to earn the right to kiss a pig resumes Saturday with a "Porker Run" to benefit the American Diabetes Association's 2011 Kiss-a-Pig campaign.

April 06, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Special needs educator nominated for award

When Mitzi Proffitt learned of the Parent to Parent IMPACT Award, the agency's Southeast Georgia coordinator immediately thought of Don Garrick.

April 06, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Listen to Vince Johnson's daily report from The Masters

Listen to Vince Johnson's daily report from The Masters

April 06, 2011 | | Local


Straight line winds destroy home, uproot trees

Wild winds returned to the county early Tuesday morning, little more than a week after a tornado wrought havoc in the Portal area.

April 05, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Status quo for city manager position

The Statesboro City Council entered into executive session Tuesday, during its regularly scheduled meeting, to discuss personnel matters, including the outlook for filling its city manager position.

April 05, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


Better firefighter training

SYLVANIA - Propelling off a four-story building and withstanding temperatures of 1,800 degrees are just two exercises Sylvania's new fire training facility has to offer.

April 05, 2011 | By CRYSTAL WALKER cwalker@statesboroherald.com | Local


Swap, Buy or Sell - April 5, 2011

Listen to Swap, Buy or Sell - April 5, 2011

April 05, 2011 | | Local


Not too late for film fest entry

You know you've got that award-winning film in you, but you just need a little more time.

April 04, 2011 | by JAMES HEALY | Local


Boy, 7, burned while playing with gasoline

A 7-year-old boy was airlifted to a burn center in Augusta Monday afternoon after he was burned while playing with gasoline.

April 04, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Gentilly expects growth

With the "baby boom" generation hitting retirement age in record numbers, the demand for long-term care is increasing. Gentilly Gardens is meeting that demand by providing assisted living for those needing some extra help, as well as those with Alzheimers disease and dementia.

April 04, 2011 | By JAN MOORE | Local


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Rabies warning in Bulloch

While health and animal control officials have known for years that the rabies virus is in Bulloch County, two recent cases serve as reminders to ...

June 15, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Escaped inmates captured in Tennessee

SHELBYVILLE, Tenn. - Two escaped inmates sought in the killings of two guards on a Georgia prison bus were captured Thursday in Tennessee after holding an ...

June 15, 2017 | By KATE BRUMBACK Associated Press | Local


Researcher finds Georgia voter records exposed on internet

ATLANTA - After a researcher notified officials of a major security lapse at the center managing Georgia's election technology, leading computer scientists repeatedly urged the ...

June 15, 2017 | By FRANK BAJAK and KATHLEEN FOODY Associated Press | Local


Armed robbery reported at El Sombrero Tuesday

After an armed robbery at the El Sombrero restaurant on Northside Drive East was reported about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, Statesboro police, assisted by ...

June 14, 2017 | From staff reports | Local


Escaped inmates still on the run

ATLANTA - Two Georgia inmates who killed their guards and escaped from a prison bus have stolen a second vehicle as they try to stay ahead ...

June 14, 2017 | By KATE BRUMBACK Associated Press | Local


Setting the scene

Sylvania native Eva Marie Everson recently published her latest book, "The One True Love of Alice-Ann," a faith-based fiction novel from Tyndale House Publishers.

June 14, 2017 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


Putnam Co. sheriff: Georgia lawmen 'desperately' search for killer inmates

ATLANTA - A Georgia sheriff said officers were "desperately" searching Tuesday for two inmates who somehow got through a gate inside a prison bus, killed two ...

June 13, 2017 | By KATE BRUMBACK Associated Press | Local


Police: Woman raped at laundromat

The Statesboro Police Department reports that a man facing multiple charges for allegedly raping a stranger at knifepoint at a laundromat last Wednesday turned himself ...

June 13, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Local powerlifter hopes to inspire

Racking up more awards at a recent Southern Powerlifting Federation competition in Tennessee earlier this month, Statesboro powerlifter Dee Mincey brought home yet another National ...

June 13, 2017 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


Portal mother, son killed in Swainsboro wreck

The head-on collision of two vehicles on U.S. Highway 80 near Swainsboro about 6 p.m. Saturday claimed the lives of a mother and ...

June 12, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Report: Georgia slips in senior health ratings

Georgia ranks 41st among states on older people's health, down two spots from last year's ranking, a new report says.

June 12, 2017 | By ANDY MILLER Georgia Health News | Local


Vast Georgia wildfire almost out after days of soaking rain

SAVANNAH - A wildfire that burned vast acreage and at one point threatened hundreds of homes near the Georgia-Florida state line has been nearly extinguished after ...

June 12, 2017 | By RUSS BYNUM Associated Press | Local


Taking the journey of a lifetime

There are two trips I will never forget. The first is having the opportunity to take my daughter, Edie Grace to Disney World for the ...

June 12, 2017 | By DeWAYNE GRICE dgrice@statesboroherald.com | Local


Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Stats show strong real estate market in Boro

With the recent uptick in real estate sales, especially in the commercial sector, I thought it would be a good time to take a look ...

June 12, 2017 | | Local


School SPLOST referendum takes shape for Nov. 7

The Board of Education hasn't voted on a resolution yet, but an ESPLOST committee has been meeting since December, evaluating projects for a Nov ...

June 10, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


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