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Fish kill closes Ogeechee River

A massive fish kill along a 40-mile stretch of the Ogeechee River is puzzling environmentalists, who have closed public landings and are awaiting test results to learn the cause.

May 23, 2011 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Bits of the past

About 50 members and guests of the Bulloch County Historical Society enjoyed seeing bits of the past Monday as the group held its second local version of the "Antiques Roadshow."

May 23, 2011 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


County leaders discuss SPLOST continuation

Bulloch County Commissioners hosted a luncheon Monday with leaders from Brooklet, Portal, Register and Statesboro to consider an early extension of the existing Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST).

May 23, 2011 | By JEFF HARRISON jharrison@statesboroherald.com | Local


Talkin' Sports - The Chris Halbert Show

This week, Chris discusses some greatest sports teams ever, including the 1999 and 2000 Georgia Southern teams led by Paul Johnson and Adrian Peterson.

May 23, 2011 | | Local


Swap, Buy or Sell - May 23, 2011

Listen to Swap, Buy or Sell - May 23, 2011

May 23, 2011 | | Local


EPD closes Bulloch Ogeechee River landings

A mysterious fish kill in the Ogeechee River has the Environmental Protection Division closing landings and warning people not to swim in or eat fish from the river.

May 23, 2011 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


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


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Dr. Erika Morrow joins Vision Source in Statesboro

Dr. Horace, Deal, O.D., owner of Vision Source-Professional Eye Care of Statesboro welcomes Dr. Erika Morrow, M.S., O.D., to his practice.

November 06, 2017 | Special to the Herald | Local


Stepping up with disaster shelters

After some confusion occurred with Hurricane Irma, volunteers with Bulloch County VOAD, along with the Bulloch County Emergency Management Agency, recently called on state officials ...

November 04, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Allman Brothers' Big House haunted?

MACON - The Peach State's specters - if one is inclined to believe in such spooks - come in many forms.

November 04, 2017 | JOE KOVAC JR. The Telegraph | Local


So far, 920 city and 1,362 county votes

With Election Day still to go, 920 people have cast ballots in Statesboro's city election, more than half as many as voted in the ...

November 03, 2017 | By AL HACKLE | Local


Report: Georgia stays 40th in hospital safety

Just like in 2016, Georgia placed 40th among states in percentages of hospitals with top safety ratings, in the latest report from the Leapfrog Group.

November 03, 2017 | By ANDY MILLER Georgia Health News | Local


First Baptist member finds new calling

Octogenarian Betty Reaves recently packed up her 34-foot RV and headed south for the winter, driving from Ridgecrest, N.C. – her spring and summer home ...

November 03, 2017 | By JULIE LAVENDER Herald Writer | Local


Friday the last day to vote early

At the end of voting hours Thursday, 1,144 Bulloch County residents had voted early in the Education SPLOST referendum, while 782 Statesboro residents had ...

November 02, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Troopers stop 20 speeding Lamborghinis

How many state troopers does it take to stop a pack of speeding Lamborghinis? In Bulloch County, only two.

November 02, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


No injuries in school bus accident

At approximately 1:45 p.m. Thursday, a Bulloch County Schools bus that was transporting nine Transitions Learning Center students and their counselor was involved ...

November 02, 2017 | Special to the Herald | Local


Meet 7 authors for free at The Write Place

Readers and writers can meet eight authors, including award-winning mystery author Nancy Pickard, and hear stories and advice from them Friday evening and Saturday morning ...

November 02, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


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November 02, 2017 | By JIM HEALY | Local


Chief of staff’s memoir highlights rise of Sam Nunn

Roland McElroy's latest book, "The Best President the Nation Never Had: A Memoir of Working with Sam Nunn" was released by Mercer University Press ...

November 01, 2017 | Al Hackle | Local


Heating assistance available for eligible residents

Elderly, homebound and low-income residents in Bulloch County may be eligible for assistance with energy costs through a program offered through the state Department of ...

November 01, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


A ‘sand mandala’

They lean over the table, closely concentrating on what lies in front of them. They use rulers to sketch the lines just right, because the ...

November 01, 2017 | By JULIA FECHTER Herald Intern | Local


Woman arrested after frying pan attack

A woman rescued from a homeless situation by a former girlfriend attacked her and another woman with a frying pan Tuesday, according to Bulloch County ...

November 01, 2017 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


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