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Officials: Anderson wins 12th District GOP runoff

SAVANNAH -- Official election results certified Tuesday show Republican congressional candidate Lee Anderson won his GOP primary runoff two weeks ago by a scant 159 votes -- a victory margin so thin it will be reviewed in a recount.

September 05, 2012 | By RUSS BYNUM Associated Press | Local


Missing juveniles charged in Metter burglary

Two Metter juveniles reported missing Sunday vandalized and burglarized a local business while they were gone, Metter Police Chief Dennis Nelson said.

September 05, 2012 | by HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Taste, Medicine Show highlight First Friday

Do you know the legend of Statesboro's walnut tree? Or what befell the Bulloch County Courthouse during the Civil War?

September 04, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


GSU grads to produce ‘Erk’

A major motion picture about the life of legendary college football coach Erk Russell will begin production in 2013. Titled "Erk," the film will be directed by Bulloch County native and Georgia Southern University graduate James Kicklighter.

September 04, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Blitch retirement set for Sept. 30

Statesboro City Councilman Tommy Blitch, who announced Aug. 21 that health concerns would force him to vacate his District 1 seat early, will continue to serve through September.

September 04, 2012 | Jeff Harrison | Local


Willow Hill Center unveils exhibit on Black Primitive Baptists

In its second year, the Willow Hill Heritage Festival added a peek into the history of black Primitive Baptist churches to exhibits about the Willow Hill School and community.

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


Rare plants given a new home

Plants that comprise one of Georgia's rarest ecosystems were rescued Thursday from a burgeoning construction site that threatened their doom.

September 03, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


Man drowns in Ogeechee River

The body of a man who drowned Sunday in the Ogeechee River was recovered Monday afternoon near the Rocky Ford landing, near the Bulloch/Screven county line.

September 03, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Objections raised to new King America air permit

Less than one month after state regulators made the controversial call to permit King America Finishing to continue dumping pollutants into the Ogeechee River - albeit, under "stringent" conditions - environmental activists are crying foul once more.

September 01, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


Bank CEO named head of GSU fundraising effort

Darron Burnette, a 1988 Georgia Southern University graduate, has always been interested in helping fulfill people's dreams.

September 01, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


Police: Drunk driver hits light pole, other vehicles

A man suspected of a hit-and-run accident and driving under the influence fled from deputies early Friday but was arrested after crashing into a light pole and a second vehicle.

August 31, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Aging Eagles support GSU band

For Saturday's opening game day and the rest of the season, the Southern Pride Marching Band will have a meal before the game and water and other cold beverages during it thanks to some Aging Eagles.

August 31, 2012 | By AL HACKLE Herald Writer | Local


Southern Pride now placing 'to-go' orders

If you were in a Statesboro restaurant or hangout on a Friday before a home football game last year, you might have been startled by a clandestine group of Southern Pride Marching Band members who have dubbed themselves "Southern Pride To-Go."

August 31, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


GSU student’s ‘profound’ poetry results in a scholarship

Georgia Southern University senior Christopher Combs, of Fayetteville, N.C., will receive this year's Brittany "Ally" Harbuck Scholarship during a reading and reception on Sept. 6.

August 29, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


On 25th anniversary, Botanical Garden to change name

The Georgia Southern Botanical Garden is receiving a new name as part of its 25th anniversary year.

August 29, 2012 | | Local


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Photo Gallery: 2015 Pictures of the Year

Statesboro Herald Staff Photographer Scott Bryant shares his top pictures from 2015.

January 04, 2016 | Scott Bryant Herald Staff | Local


Photo Gallery: A Hero's goodbye

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. and Special Agent Chester McBride laid to rest at Mt. Zion AME Church Cemetery after his funeral at Hanner ...

January 02, 2016 | Scott Bryant Herald Staff | Local


Photo Gallery: A Hero's Homecoming

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Chester McBride, who was killed on duty while serving in Afghanistand on Dec. 21, arrives home and is honored ...

January 01, 2016 | Scott Bryant Herald Staff | Local


Photo Gallery: 2015 Dancing with the Statesboro Stars

Check out pictures from the 2015 Dancing with the Statesboro Stars. The annual fundraiser added a second permance this year and raised $107,000 to ...

October 06, 2015 | Scott Bryant Herald Staff | Local


Photo Gallery: Paddle Georgia 2015

Nearly 400 paddling enthusiasts hit the Ogeechee River with their canoes and kayaks.

June 28, 2015 | Scott Bryant Herald Staff | Local


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