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Ag center now a reality

Ag center now a reality

Many Bulloch County voters have waited 18 years for construction of the long-awaited multipurpose arena on Langston Chapel Road.

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Crosses honoring fallen return

Crosses honoring fallen return

Around 15 years ago, beautiful crosses appeared on Memorial Day. The white wooden crosses listed soldier’s names who were killed in the line of ...

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Memorial Day Remembrance 11 a.m. Monday

Memorial Day Remembrance 11 a.m. Monday

Keynote remarks by Vietnam War veteran Marvin Grimm will be just one part of the 2017 Bulloch County Memorial Day Remembrance, hosted by American Legion ...

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Two arrested in burglary, car theft attempt

Two arrested in burglary, car theft attempt

Two men caught burglarizing a local business Saturday ended up in the Bulloch County Jail, according to Statesboro police public information specialist Madison Bridges.

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Coming September: Estrada for Boys & Girls Club gala

Coming September: Estrada for Boys & Girls Club gala

Last year, the Hulk; this year, Ponch.                           

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Road work follows heavy rainfall

Road work follows heavy rainfall

Heavy rainfall wreaked havoc on many dirt roads in Bulloch County on Tuesday and Wednesday, but clear skies are expected for the rest of the ...

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Updated: may. 24, 2017 9:31 p.m.
Forecast for Wednesday: More of the same

Forecast for Wednesday: More of the same

Bulloch County was under a tornado warning for a brief period Tuesday afternoon, but fortunately, no damage was reported.

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Twice-wounded vet Memorial Day speaker

Twice-wounded vet Memorial Day speaker

Marvin Grimm, who treated wounded Marines and served with them in combat as a Navy hospital corpsman during the Vietnam War, can speak from personal ...

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Recovery symposium offers hope

Recovery symposium offers hope

Twenty-three million Americans are in long-term recovery. But only one out of 10 who struggle with some form of addiction will get the help they ...

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Teen airlifted after Highway 301 crash

Teen airlifted after Highway 301 crash

A teen was airlifted to a Savannah hospital on Sunday after a single vehicle crash on Highway 301 South near Hendrix Circle.

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Georgia ports chief predicts record growth in fiscal 2017

Georgia ports chief predicts record growth in fiscal 2017

SAVANNAH - Georgia's seaports in Savannah and Brunswick are on track to show record growth for the 2017 fiscal year that wraps up at the ...

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Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Popular Ellianos complete remake finally done

Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Popular Ellianos complete remake finally done

               Ellianos Coffee Company entered the Statesboro market in 2011 after being launched nationally in 2002 in Lake City, Fla.

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More than just coffee

More than just coffee

               When Philip and Anna Klayman started roasting their own coffee at home several years ago, they never dreamed where the hobby would take them. Neither ...

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FBC Women's Ministry donates blankets to Ogeechee Area Hospice

FBC Women's Ministry donates blankets to Ogeechee Area Hospice

    Representatives from the Women’s Ministry of Statesboro First Baptist Church recently dropped off more than 30 hand-tied blankets at Ogeechee Area Hospice. The donations ...

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Updated: may. 22, 2017 5:51 p.m.
Student's meds legal in state, but not school

Student's meds legal in state, but not school

WARNER ROBINS — Each day about lunchtime at Warner Robins High School, 17-year-old CJ Harris must leave campus to take his medicine.

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Schools await meal standards

Schools await meal standards

ATLANTA — Georgia schools are continuing efforts to win over picky eaters, using taste tests, chef visits and school gardens to encourage kids to pick up ...

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Taking a trip down memory lane

Taking a trip down memory lane

Schools in Portal held their very first graduation walk at Portal Elementary on Friday for the Class of 2017.

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State backing accountability court growth

State backing accountability court growth

Eleven people have graduated so far from the Bulloch County Mental Health Court program during its first three and a half years, avoiding prison and ...

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Vast Georgia wildfire sputters

Vast Georgia wildfire sputters

SAVANNAH — A vast wildfire near the Georgia-Florida state line has sputtered and stalled for days after modest rainfall slowed the once-raging blaze, giving firefighters their ...

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Blue Cross staying in Ga. exchange

Blue Cross staying in Ga. exchange

Some of the uncertainty over Georgia’s health insurance exchange lifted this week with the state’s biggest insurer filing proposed rates for the 2018 ...

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High hopes for new high-tech Atlanta stadium

High hopes for new high-tech Atlanta stadium

ATLANTA (AP) — Several high-profile failures have plagued Atlanta's reputation on a national stage over the years: unpreparedness for ice and snow storms, a recent ...

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OTC receives $500,000 gift

OTC receives $500,000 gift

    In a 2002 resolution adopted by the Georgia General Assembly, it was stated that George W. "Jack" Strickland "always credited his tremendous success to his ...

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Willingway Hospital celebrates 41st alumni homecoming

Willingway Hospital celebrates 41st alumni homecoming

               The first time the patients found themselves on the hospital campus, it marked the beginning of a long and difficult journey. But this past weekend ...

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Officials: High school 'stabbing' incident was just horseplay

Officials: High school 'stabbing' incident was just horseplay

A reported stabbing at Statesboro High School Monday was a “horseplay” altercation and did not result in any injury, said Bulloch County Schools Superintendent Charles ...

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Sidewalks and safety come to council

Sidewalks and safety come to council

Sidewalks and pedestrian and bicyclist safety were issues before Statesboro City Council when four members, with the mayor and one council member absent, held a ...

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Man dies after apprehension of murder suspect

Man dies after apprehension of murder suspect

A man died Tuesday after he ingested cocaine during a traffic stop at which authorities captured another man suspected of murder, according to the Georgia ...

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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 ...

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Teen arrested for stabbing juvenile at Statesboro High

Teen arrested for stabbing juvenile at Statesboro High

A teenage male involved in a stabbing at Statesboro High School on Monday is in jail, arrested without incident on aggravated assault charges, said Statesboro ...

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Reading Carnival returns with free books Saturday

Reading Carnival returns with free books Saturday

The second annual Bulloch County Reading Carnival, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday at Statesboro High School, will offer games, music, food ...

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D-Day plane flying into Boro Saturday

D-Day plane flying into Boro Saturday

A vintage World War II plane that actually took part in the D-Day invasion will fly into the Statesboro-Bulloch County Airport Saturday as part of ...

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Southern Cruisers car show set for Saturday

Southern Cruisers car show set for Saturday

The Southern Cruisers Car club loves nothing more than a car show — unless it is one of their own that doubles as a fundraiser for ...

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Man walks to honor law enforcement

Man walks to honor law enforcement

With a deep respect for law enforcement, Brooklet resident John Long set out early Monday morning to make a 40-mile trek from one end of ...

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Help Statesboro Kiwanis win 'Legacy of Play' contest

Help Statesboro Kiwanis win 'Legacy of Play' contest

Could Statesboro use a new playground? The Statesboro Kiwanis Club thinks so, but your votes are needed to help the club win a $25,000 ...

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Investigators work to find culprits behind cyberattack

Investigators work to find culprits behind cyberattack

NEW YORK - The global cyberattack that took computer files hostage appeared to slow on Monday as authorities worked to catch the extortionists behind it - a ...

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13 sentenced in federal meth roundup

13 sentenced in federal meth roundup

Last week, United States District Court Judge Lisa Godbey Wood sentenced the last of 13 area defendants in a South Georgia methamphetamine trafficking ring to ...

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Ryan urges Georgia Republicans to resist upset bid

Ryan urges Georgia Republicans to resist upset bid

DUNWOODY - Speaker Paul Ryan on Monday implored Georgia voters to vote Republican in next month's special election, linking the Democratic candidate in the surprisingly ...

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It's Classic Cleaners again

It's Classic Cleaners again

               Out of the business for the past eight years but with more than 20 years of experience in dry cleaning, Janice C. Gray relaunched Classic ...

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Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Discarded tires made useful

Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Discarded tires made useful

               Often the rumors buzzing around Statesboro on social media are normally so much more interesting than the actual truth. One Statesboro company, Efficien Technology located ...

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Lee, Hill & Johnston names two new principals

Lee, Hill & Johnston names two new principals

               Bulloch County natives Mitchell Hill and Russ Taulbee recently were named principals at Lee, Hill & Johnston Insurors according to an announcement by John Lee, president ...

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Symposium to focus on addiction recovery

Symposium to focus on addiction recovery

In the afternoon, five individuals are scheduled to share stories of hope from experiences of long-term recovery. In the morning, panel discussion participants will represent ...

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Unitarians dedicate banner for ‘hope’

Unitarians dedicate banner for ‘hope’

The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Statesboro held a dedication ceremony Thursday for a newly-displayed banner they hope symbolizes a movement aimed at bringing races and ...

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Symposium to focus on addiction recovery

Symposium to focus on addiction recovery

In the afternoon, five individuals are scheduled to share stories of hope from experiences of long-term recovery. In the morning, panel discussion participants will represent ...

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Felton let go as Bulloch assistant superintendent, has job in Evans

Felton let go as Bulloch assistant superintendent, has job in Evans

Dr. Mary Felton, assistant superintendent of the Bulloch County schools since January 2014, was not offered a renewed contract for 2017-18 and resigned this week ...

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'It takes up the whole river!'

'It takes up the whole river!'

SAVANNAH — The largest cargo ship ever to visit ports on the U.S. East Coast is so long the Statue of Liberty and Washington Monument ...

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Fostering Bulloch building downtown gets mural

Fostering Bulloch building downtown gets mural

Downtown visitors may have noticed some changes to a building just behind the Bulloch County Annex on the corner of Elm and North Walnut streets ...

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Foul play suspected in cold case disappearance

Foul play suspected in cold case disappearance

Foul play is suspected in the 2015 disappearance of a disabled Ellabell man, and Bulloch County Sheriff Noel Brown hopes someone will step forward with ...

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Plan for ‘new Georgia Southern’ hits bump

Plan for ‘new Georgia Southern’ hits bump

In the process of merging Armstrong State University into Georgia Southern University, a proposal from a working group to create eight subject-area colleges, splitting the ...

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Local firefighters help with Okefenokee fire

Local firefighters help with Okefenokee fire

Bulloch County fire Chief Christopher Ivey and four other local firefighters left Wednesday morning for Charlton County to assist firefighters from all over the state ...

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I-85 bridge set to reopen next week

I-85 bridge set to reopen next week

ATLANTA - Atlanta drivers can resume their commutes on a heavily used interstate by early next week at the latest, Georgia's governor and state transportation ...

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Stamp Out Hunger

Stamp Out Hunger

Don't forget to set nonperishable foods beside your mailbox Saturday to support the 25th annual National Association of Letter Carriers' Stamp Out Hunger National ...

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