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Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Josh Whitfield developing old West Lumber site

Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Josh Whitfield developing old West Lumber site

Statesboro native and local entrepreneur Josh Whitfield has begun what will be the most transformational project yet on the Blue Mile corridor. He has purchased ...

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Bulloch's top dogs

Bulloch's top dogs

Two Bulloch County Sheriff’s K9 teams won awards recently at the National Narcotic Detector Dog Association (NNDDA) 8th Annual South Georgia K9 Seminar held ...

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No City Council meeting Tuesday

No City Council meeting Tuesday

Statesboro City Council’s second regular meeting of November, originally scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, has been cancelled.

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Shopping by Lantern Light

Shopping by Lantern Light

Shopping by Lantern Light, 6-8 p.m. tonight - Tuesday, both caps the 10th annual Main Street Statesboro Farmers Market season and launches local holiday shopping.

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Some Kinda Good: Creating Thanksgiving Day traditions with family, food

Some Kinda Good: Creating Thanksgiving Day traditions with family, food

               Growing up, Thanksgiving was always an exciting holiday. Both my parents' families are large, and each year we would alternate which side to spend it ...

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Bulloch REACH scholars chart path to college

Bulloch REACH scholars chart path to college

               Bulloch County Schools recently honored six new REACH Georgia Scholars at a signing ceremony at the Board of Education's central office. Each scholar now ...

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Updated: nov. 18, 2017 7:51 p.m.
Bulloch County superintendent gets 1-year contract

Bulloch County superintendent gets 1-year contract

               By a 5-1 vote after two of the eight members left during a protracted meeting Thursday night, the Bulloch County Board of Education extended Superintendent ...

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Statesboro World War II veteran recounts time in Italy

Statesboro World War II veteran recounts time in Italy

For most, information pertinent to World War II is but a faint memory from a history class. A limited few can recall details as broadcast ...

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Updated: nov. 18, 2017 6:52 p.m.
Statesboro twins face double trouble

Statesboro twins face double trouble

               Twin brothers were arrested Thursday on outstanding warrants after appearing in traffic court.

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Bulloch welcomes new 4-H leader

Bulloch welcomes new 4-H leader

               One of Bulloch County's own has traveled full circle as Susannah Martin Lanier, a passionate 4-H member in her school days, joins the Bulloch ...

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Updated: nov. 17, 2017 8:38 p.m.
2017 Farm City Week in Bulloch County - 'Never too busy to help'

2017 Farm City Week in Bulloch County - 'Never too busy to help'

               (Note: Look for a more in-depth story on Wade Hodges and his family in the Thanksgiving edition of the Herald on Thursday.)

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Georgia congressman still pushing for Savannah harbor funds

Georgia congressman still pushing for Savannah harbor funds

SAVANNAH – A Georgia congressman said Friday the state's lawmakers still hope to boost federal funding to deepen the busy shipping channel to the Port ...

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Listening to God

Listening to God

Bulloch County resident and Southeast Bulloch High School graduate Bryan Piet admits that he was a rebellious and defiant teen and often disrespected authority. But ...

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Metter homicide suspect remains at large

Metter homicide suspect remains at large

The search for a Metter man wanted on murder charges continues as Akeem Ajima Lanier remains at large.

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Shopping by Lantern Light 6-8 p.m. Tuesday

Shopping by Lantern Light 6-8 p.m. Tuesday

The Main Street Farmers Market will wrap up its 10th season with a final regular weekly market Saturday morning and then put a bow on ...

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OTC breaks ground for Workforce Training

OTC breaks ground for Workforce Training

Contractor crews had real groundwork underway when officials ceremonially turned shovels Wednesday on Ogeechee Technical College’s sixth major building, the $10 million, almost 35 ...

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Piebald buck bagged near Brooklet

Piebald buck bagged near Brooklet

The text message Brooklet resident Travis Wilson received Wednesday morning was only two words, but he knew what they meant to his friend Jim Doud.

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Please take the Statesboro Herald's reader survey

Please take the Statesboro Herald's reader survey

More than 200 people have filled out a survey about the Statesboro Herald in the past two weeks and Penny Marz now has a $100 ...

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‘Jury’ scam returns to Bulloch

‘Jury’ scam returns to Bulloch

A familiar scam seems to have taken on renewed life recently in Statesboro and Bulloch County, as a number of school board employees and local ...

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SPD arrests 2 men with cocaine at Walmart

SPD arrests 2 men with cocaine at Walmart

Responding to a report of illegal drug activity at the Walmart Supercenter Monday night, Statesboro police arrested two men on cocaine charges.

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Photo Gallery: 2017 Best of the Boro Awards Gala

Photo Gallery: 2017 Best of the Boro Awards Gala

View images from the 2017 Statesboro Herald Best of the Boro Awards Gala

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Five Hives & Vines in Bulloch County

Five Hives & Vines in Bulloch County

               If the Five Hives & Vines partners' original vision is realized, their rural Bulloch County property will feature beehives, berry fields and a facility for making ...

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Statesboro Veterans Day 2017 – Honoring all who serve

Statesboro Veterans Day 2017 – Honoring all who serve

               Patriotism and appreciation for soldiers past and present were almost tangible Saturday as the "Music of World War I" Veterans Day observance brought a standing ...

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Volunteers needed for annual Feed the Boro event

Volunteers needed for annual Feed the Boro event

               For many, a Thanksgiving meal is taken for granted, but financial challenges or other issues mean sparse provisions for many people right here in Statesboro ...

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Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - 2017: Chicken Salad Chick opening Wednesday

Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - 2017: Chicken Salad Chick opening Wednesday

               Chicken Salad Chick finally opens Wednesday in Statesboro. It is one of the most anticipated restaurant openings in the Boro for some time.

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Metter murder suspect sought

Metter murder suspect sought

                     Warrants were issued Monday for the arrest of a suspect in Saturday's shooting in Metter that left one man dead and another injured.

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Updated: nov. 13, 2017 7:07 p.m.
Half of Bulloch schools gain on state report

Half of Bulloch schools gain on state report

On Georgia’s main scorecard of school performance, the College and Career Ready Performance Index, the Bulloch County Schools’ overall gains for 2016-2017 exceeded the ...

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CrossRoads member doesn’t know ‘slow’

CrossRoads member doesn’t know ‘slow’

Since he was 10, Ken Jackson has never lacked employment and said he usually has more than one job going at any given time. Jackson ...

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International Festival at Mill Creek Saturday

International Festival at Mill Creek Saturday

No passport is needed for the 12th annual International Festival at Mill Creek Regional Park today, Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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City merges utility departments

City merges utility departments

The city of Statesboro has merged its Water-Wastewater and Natural Gas departments into a single Public Utilities Department under one director.

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Local Habitat for Humanity names a new director

Local Habitat for Humanity names a new director

Bulloch County Habitat for Humanity is welcoming a new director to lead the charity organization, and Robin Diaz hopes to continue helping less fortunate citizens ...

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Walker leads SEB to playoffs

Walker leads SEB to playoffs

Not only is his last name Walker, but he wears number 34, plays running back and plays in the state of Georgia.  So as Southeast ...

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School lockdown was for routine safety sweep

School lockdown was for routine safety sweep

While reports of a lockdown at William James Middle School may have alarmed some parents Thursday morning, the reason for the lockdown was merely a ...

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Holiday food drive seeks donated foods

Holiday food drive seeks donated foods

While holidays are filled with loaded tables and festivities for many, some families are not so blessed. Area residents have the opportunity to help those ...

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Survey finds Georgia employers have health costs below average

Survey finds Georgia employers have health costs below average

Georgia employers’ health care costs are lower than the national average, a recent survey has found.

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Veterans Day program Saturday

Veterans Day program Saturday

The “Music of World War I” Veterans Day observance, featuring professional performers and hosted by American Legion Dexter Allen Post 90, begins 10:30 a ...

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Statesboro firefighters support coworker with fundraisers

Statesboro firefighters support coworker with fundraisers

Coworkers of a Statesboro Fire Department firefighter battling a recent diagnosis of leukemia are banding together to help raise funds and support their fellow firefighter.

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McCollar makes history

McCollar makes history

Around the time the outcome became certain, cheers from Jonathan McCollar’s watch party, turned victory party, at Luetta Moore Park could be heard back ...

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Metter police chief fired

Metter police chief fired

Former Metter police chief Mack Seckinger will have an opportunity to appeal his recent termination before the city council, Metter City Manager Mandy Cody said ...

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Armed robbery suspects caught

Armed robbery suspects caught

A victim identified two suspects in an armed robbery Sunday night after they were quickly apprehended by police.

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Local suspect charged in sexual battery case

Local suspect charged in sexual battery case

Georgia Southern University police arrested a man Monday on sexual battery charges.

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City finalizes police raise

City finalizes police raise

Having earlier approved a tax increase to fund a pay raise for entry-level police officers, Statesboro City Council approved the actual pay package Tuesday.

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Bulloch Blues Marching Band showcase 7 p.m.

Bulloch Blues Marching Band showcase 7 p.m.

               The Bulloch Blues Marching Band, consisting of the bands from the three public high schools, holds its Family and Friends Night showcase 7 p.m ...

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Statesboro to pick next mayor

Statesboro to pick next mayor

               For the three candidates vying to be Statesboro's mayor for the next four years, Tuesday night's vote count could be decisive. Or, this ...

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Kailey and Ranger

Kailey and Ranger

                He was once a malnourished young stallion in a bad situation, but thanks to a rescue organization and a young Bulloch County woman's passion ...

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Red, white and blue takeover of Sweetheart Circle

Red, white and blue takeover of Sweetheart Circle

               As you walk through Sweetheart Circle Friday, you will notice a flood of red, white and blue lining the walkway through the Circle. There will ...

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G.H. Tool & Mold expands in Statesboro

G.H. Tool & Mold expands in Statesboro

G.H. Tool & Mold, whose arrival at Bulloch County’s Gateway Industrial Park in 2000 had everything to do with Briggs & Stratton, is expanding along ...

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Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Honoring our vets with discounts, meals

Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Honoring our vets with discounts, meals

               Saturday is Veterans and it is a special day set aside to honor all of those who serve and have served in the U.S ...

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Dr. Erika Morrow joins Vision Source in Statesboro

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.  

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Stepping up with disaster shelters

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 ...

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