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Region prepares for strong, icy punch

Predictions of freezing rain, sleet and snow for this afternoon through Wednesday prompted school cancellations and official advice that everyone should avoid driving on icy roads.

January 27, 2014 | By AL HACKLE ahackle@statesboroherald.com | Local


Body of woman found in trailer

The Bulloch County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a woman, whose body was found early Sunday inside a trailer in Oak Hill Mobile Home Park.

January 27, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


Local arrested on drug charge

A man who was slow to obey deputies' commands was ordered to the ground at gunpoint and eventually arrested on a drug charge, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.

January 25, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


Ga. NAACP starts year

NAACP leaders from all over Georgia, who met Friday and Saturday in Statesboro, made education and health care their focus.

January 25, 2014 | By AL HACKLE ahackle@statesboroherald.com | Local


Daniel Defense to expand Bryan County operations

BLACK CREEK - Daniel Defense will expand its operations at the Interstate Centre in a $20 million project expected to add 120 new jobs over the next five years, Gov. Nathan Deal announced Thursday afternoon.

January 24, 2014 | Bryan County News | Local


BOE names new assistant superintendent

The Bulloch County Board of Education approved Dr. Mary A. Felton of Rockdale County Public Schools as the school system's new assistant superintendent of teaching and learning during its work session meeting on Thursday night.

January 24, 2014 | By HAYLEY G. GREENE Special to the Herald | Local


GSU selects new marketing, communications leader

Georgia Southern University has selected Jan Bond as the new associate vice president of marketing and communications.

January 24, 2014 | Special to the Herald | Local


Police: 3 incidents linked to 1 suspect

Three incidents that took place in a span of four months last year at homes in the Savannah Avenue area are linked to a single suspect, Statesboro police said Friday.

January 24, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


BOE makes 2014-15 school calendar official

A weeklong break at Thanksgiving is back on the 2014-15 calendar for the Bulloch County schools. But at the end of the school year, classes will continue until Friday, May 29, 2015, with no Memorial Day holiday.

January 24, 2014 | By AL HACKLE ahackle@statesboroherald.com | Local


Getting the story straight

Note: The following is part of an occasional series about "unsung heroes" in the Bulloch County School System.

January 23, 2014 | By ROGER ALLEN Special to the Herald | Local


A mother's plea for help

The mother of a 28-year-old man with a mental health condition who has been missing for more than a year made an emotional plea Thursday for help in finding her son "whether he's living or not."

January 23, 2014 | Jason Wermers | Local


Realizing the dream

Atlanta's airport. The waters off the coast of Georgia. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream.

January 22, 2014 | Jason Wermers | Local


May 20 primary starts big election year

Bulloch County commissioners set qualifying fees Tuesday for the eight county posts that will appear on the May 20 primary ballots. Only one of those posts, clerk of courts, is elected countywide.

January 21, 2014 | By AL HACKLE ahackle@statesboroherald.com | Local


Martin Luther King Jr. Day brings celebration, shouts against complacency

Marching or watching in bright sunshine, people taking part in Statesboro's 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade celebrated. But along the way - and afterward at the concluding program - they heard exhortations to service and shouts against complacency.

January 20, 2014 | By AL HACKLE ahackle@statesboroherald.com | Local


Red Cross calls for blood donations

After the region's bout with severe winter weather earlier this month, the American Red Cross is asking all eligible blood and platelet donors to help offset a weather-related shortfall in donations.

January 18, 2014 | Special to the Herald | Local


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Irish minister visits GSU

Georgia Southern University welcomed Dr. Leo Varadkar, Ireland's minister for transport, tourism and sport, on Tuesday at a reception in the Eugene M. Bishop Alumni Center to recognize the launch of the Wexford-Savannah Axis research partnership.

March 19, 2014 | Special to the Herald | Local


Man charged with selling marijuana

A man was arrested Tuesday on charges he sold marijuana from his apartment, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.

March 19, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


Johnson among those arrested in Georgia Statehouse protests

ATLANTA - Police arrested 39 people, including Statesboro lawyer the Rev. Francys Johnson, the president of the Georgia State Conference of the NAACP, at Georgia's Capitol during protests over Republican refusals to allow more people to join a government-funded health care system.

March 19, 2014 | From staff and wire reports | Local


Statesboro father indicted for murder of 4-month-old

A man has been indicted on a felony murder count in the killing of his 4-month-old son, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.

March 19, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


Ukraine's Crimea base taken, commander detained

SEVASTOPOL, Crimea - Masked Russian-speaking troops on Wednesday seized control of Ukrainian naval headquarters in Crimea after it was stormed by militiamen. Pro-Moscow Crimean authorities also detained the Ukrainian navy commander and reportedly blocked the defense minister and another government official from traveling to the peninsula to try to defuse tensions.

March 19, 2014 | By JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG Associated Press | Local


25 years later, Exxon Valdez spill effects linger

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Before the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010 in the Gulf of Mexico, there was the Exxon Valdez disaster in Alaska, at the time the nation's largest oil spill.

March 19, 2014 | By DAN JOLING Associated Press | Local


Judge bars 9/11 mastermind's testimony in NYC

NEW YORK - A federal judge ruled Tuesday that the self-described architect of the Sept. 11 attacks will not be allowed to testify in the terrorism trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, but defense lawyers later asked him to reconsider.

March 19, 2014 | By TOM HAYS Associated Press | Local


Ga. Republicans moving against Obama health plan

ATLANTA - Republican lawmakers in Georgia would get the final say on whether to expand a government health insurance program for the poor under a bill passed Tuesday, making it even less likely the state will join an overhaul sought by Democratic President Barack Obama.

March 19, 2014 | By RAY HENRY Associated Press | Local


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