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LCES to try new parental program

In educating students this year at Langston Chapel Elementary School, faculty and staff will not go it alone.

August 18, 2012 | Jeff Harrison | Local


Peanut festival fun for all

Riding green metal John Deere tractor replicas, knees to their chins, children pumped their legs with fury Saturday afternoon at the Brooklet Peanut Festival.

August 18, 2012 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


GOP runoff race heats up

SAVANNAH - One candidate is a hay farmer whose campaign has relied on a network of political contacts made over the years as he climbed from the local Farm Bureau to the Georgia Legislature.

August 18, 2012 | By RUSS BYNUM Associated Press | Local


Portal farmers promote organic farming

Clark & Sons Organics, a farm near Portal, hosted a field day Friday with guests from the Coastal Organics Growers Association and local students.

August 17, 2012 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Locals get first look at Highway 67 plans

Local residents took a close look Thursday evening at state plans to widen Georgia Highway 67 between Statesboro and Interstate 16. Voters' rejection of the recent TSPLOST referendum casts some doubt on the $40 million project's timing.

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


SPD responds to theater bomb threat

Statesboro police cleared the Carmike Cinemas movie theater Friday after a bomb threat was made to the theater's corporate office in Columbus, Ga.

August 17, 2012 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Sen. Isakson visits Statesboro, discusses Ogeechee River

U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson came to Georgia Southern University on Thursday to speak about the economy and job creation, but ended up spending most of his time discussing the plight of the Ogeechee River.

August 16, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Barrow visits local seniors

Medicare, Social Security, and benefits for veterans - a bit of line dancing, too - were on the agenda Thursday for U.S. Rep. John Barrow when he visited residents at the Bulloch County Senior Center.

August 16, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


Woman charged with making up carjacking story

A Statesboro woman was arrested Wednesday night after she made up a story saying that she had been carjacked by two men, police said.

August 16, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Ogeechee Tech ‘not on the radar’ for merger

Ogeechee Technical College appears to be safe, for the foreseeable future, from consolidation with any other institution in the Technical College System of Georgia.

August 16, 2012 | By JASON WERMERS | Local


Convicted kidnapper captured

U.S. Marshals apprehended an escaped parolee Wednesday morning, two days after he fled from officers at the Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles' Statesboro office.

August 15, 2012 | By HOLLI DEAL BRAGG | Local


Keel: Bigger can be better

Bigger is not always better, but for an ever-growing Georgia Southern University, Dr. Brooks Keel believes it can be.

August 15, 2012 | By JEFF HARRISON | Local


Schools chief says no to amendment

ATLANTA - Bucking his party on an issue dear to many conservatives, Georgia's Republican education superintendent has come out against a constitutional amendment to guarantee the state's authority to charter independent public schools.

August 14, 2012 | By BILL BARROW Associated Press | Local


Gearing up for goobers

A new pavilion, cooler shelter and lots of food, fun and free entertainment will greet thousands Saturday at the 23rd Annual Brooklet Peanut Festival.

August 14, 2012 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local


Boro resident helps in hepatitis C outbreak

Statesboro resident and AmeriCorps National Civilian Corps service member Dana Armel assisted a New Hampshire testing clinic for hepatitis C last week after syringes used to treat patients were intentionally contaminated.

August 13, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Local


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Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Chicken Salad Chick earns company honors

When Chicken Salad Chick franchise owners Kelly and Tim Paslawski selected Statesboro as the city to open their third restaurant, they did everything right. They ...

March 26, 2018 | | Local


Darron Burnette given Blanchard Leadership Award

Synovus, the Columbus, Georgia-based financial services company, recently announced the winners of its annual Chairman's Awards. Darron Burnette, Synovus' Statesboro-based division CEO, received the ...

March 26, 2018 | Special to the Herald | Local


The 'Michelangelo' of politics

YOUNG HARRIS - A governor and senator, friend and counselor to presidents, Zell Miller walked the marbled halls of American power. He was remembered more simply ...

March 26, 2018 | By BILL BARROW Associated Press | Local


No new babies for endangered right whales

SAVANNAH - The winter calving season for critically endangered right whales is ending without a single newborn being spotted off the southeast U.S. coast, a ...

March 26, 2018 | By RUSS BYNUM Associated Press | 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


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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