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State releases list of ‘focus' schools in need of improvement

The Georgia Department of Education identified a pair of Bulloch County schools on a list released Tuesday of 156 schools that need to address graduation rates and gaps in achievement between groups of students.

March 21, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


Legendary UGA Coach Vince Dooley visits Boro

Durelle Tuggle of Statesboro, left, gets books autographed for her sons by former University of Georgia head football coach and athletic director Vince Dooley at Sea Island Bank Tuesday. Tuggle was a student at Auburn University at the same time as Dooley's wife, Barbara, and when he was the freshmen football coach there.

March 20, 2012 | | Local


Tragedy strikes Brooklet family

Ronnie Schmidt worked for nearly a decade for Billy Hendrix at the Brooklet CITGO, which sits on the corner of the small town's one flashing light. From his vantage point, Ronnie saw, and was seen by, almost everyone.

March 19, 2012 | By ROGER ALLEN Herald Correspondent | Local


Council moves meeting to Wednesday

To accommodate councilmen's schedules and assure the attendance of a voting quorum, Statesboro City Council will wait one extra day this week before hosting a second scheduled meeting in March.

March 19, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


Deputies hunt home invasion suspect

A home invasion in Portal on Sunday left a victim physically unharmed, a stolen vehicle burned and a suspect at large.

March 19, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Boro author steps out of the 'Shadow'

Spring 2012 is proving to be a sunrise season for Tina Whittle. Just as the second of her Tai Randolph mysteries, "Darker Than Any Shadow," was released by Poisoned Pen Press earlier this month, the first, "The Dangerous Edge of Things" garnered her a Georgia Author of the Year nomination.

March 17, 2012 | By AL HACKLE Herald Writer | Local


iGot '12 is Tuesday

Volunteers for Ogeechee Technical College will renew a yearly effort this week, taking to the phones and streets in an attempt to collect funds supporting students and programs of the school.

March 17, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


GSU men's basketball coach Charlton Young's NCAA bracket

(Updated at the end of play Sunday night.) Herald Sports Editor Noell Barnidge spoke with Georgia Southern men's basketball head coach Charlton Young on Tuesday night and got C.Y.'s picks for the 2012 NCAA Basketball Tounament. At the end of the first weekend of play, C.Y. had correctly picked a few surprising upsets. But his selections of Wichita State and Florida State to make the Final Four, combined with Missouri's early exit and the fall of Notre Dame resulted in a splash of red on his bracket. And Duke's shocking loss to Lehigh didn ...

March 17, 2012 | Eddie Ledbetter | Local


Chambliss warns Ga. farmers to brace for big cuts

By RUSS BYNUM

March 16, 2012 | | Local


Former UGA coach, AD to visit the Boro

Legendary Coach Vince Dooley's love for the University of Georgia spills onto every page of his new book, "History and Reminiscences of the University of Georgia."

March 16, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


Victims no more

Vicious? Maybe, but Krav Maga is exactly what domestic violence victims need, said instructor Todd Mashburn.

March 15, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Singers attend workshop for expert lessons

Students are on break, but not all is quiet on the campus of Georgia Southern University this week.

March 15, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


Statesboro High's STAR Student wins regional honor

Bulloch County brought home the gold Wednesday as Statesboro High School STAR Student Supriya Immaneni took top honors during the Region 8 STAR Student banquet.

March 14, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Pucker up: Local duo vies to kiss a pig

What is the asking price to share a romantic moment between man and swine?

March 14, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


Santorum sweeps Alabama, Mississippi primaries

WASHINGTON - A resurgent Rick Santorum swept primaries in Alabama and Mississippi Tuesday night, upending the race for the Republican presidential nomination yet again and nudging Newt Gingrich toward the sidelines.

March 14, 2012 | By DAVID ESPO Associated Press | Local


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‘Speak Up for Education’ offers new format

The 2018 version of the Bulloch County Schools' long-established Speak Up for Education event offers a new format, with participants able to choose multiple sessions ...

March 23, 2018 | From staff reports | Local


Sheriff's Foundation to hold Boston butt benefit

The Bulloch County Sheriff's Foundation, a nonprofit organization, is selling slow-roasted Boston butts to help fund various community programs.

March 23, 2018 | | Local


Former US Sen. Zell Miller dies

ATLANTA - As Georgia's governor, Zell Miller successfully championed selling lottery tickets to fund scholarships in a Bible belt state and lost a fight to ...

March 23, 2018 | By RUSS BYNUM and BILL BARROW Associated Press | Local


Two shot in Twin City; one dead

A double shooting in Twin City Wednesday left one man dead and another hospitalized, said Emanuel County Sheriff J. Tyson Stephens.

March 22, 2018 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Georgia Democrats outraged over push to limit weekend voting

ATLANTA - Georgia Republicans want to limit early voting so that no county can offer it on both on a Saturday and a Sunday.

March 22, 2018 | By R.J. RICO Associated Press | Local


iGot campaign hits new high for Ogeechee Tech

The amount that resolved on the screen during Thursday afternoon's iGot celebration, $406,790, represents a new cash record for the Ogeechee Technical College ...

March 22, 2018 | Al Hackle | Local


More school safety forums Monday, Wednesday

Additional forums on school safety, open to all Bulloch County Schools students, parents, employees and community members, will be hosted by Statesboro High School on ...

March 22, 2018 | From staff reports | Local


Council candidates need only 6 months residence

Candidates for Statesboro City Council, such as those who will qualify next week for the May 22 special election in District 5, need to have ...

March 22, 2018 | Al Hackle | Local


Statesboro Herald's Year in Pictures

"Every photograph that we take, and ultimately share, is energy transfer. We use photography to communicate the energy we originally felt." -- Paul Melcher

December 31, 2017 | Scott Bryant Herald Staff | Local


Concerns of Bulloch County resident Ruth Green

Note: Bulloch County native, retired Georgia Southern professor and community activist Ruth Green addressed the Bulloch County Commission with a list of her concerns at ...

May 17, 2017 | | Local


Statesboro Herald 2016 Photos of the Year

It's that time of year to look back and reflect, and photography is still one of the very best ways to do that.

December 30, 2016 | Scott Bryant Herald Staff | Local


Deputy saves child’s life after ATV accident

A quick-thinking Bulloch County sheriff's deputy was commended for his actions that saved a child's life after an all-terrain vehicle accident Wednesday.

December 08, 2016 | By HOLLI DEAL SAXON | Local


Photo Gallery: Citizens Police Academy

Images from the Citizens Police Academy offer insight into the experience.

January 17, 2016 | Scott Bryant Herald Staff | Local


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


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