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Historical Society's 'Tales from the Tomb' set for Oct. 13

Historical Society's 'Tales from the Tomb' set for Oct. 13

It's time to learn about some of Bulloch County's most interesting historical characters through the annual Bulloch County Historical Society's "Tales from ...

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GreenFest downtown this Saturday

GreenFest downtown this Saturday

Georgia Southern University's Center for Sustainability holds its annual GreenFest, spotlighting recycling, reuse, conservation and other eco-friendly lifestyle choices, this Saturday from 9 a ...

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Man arrested on computer sex crime charges

Man arrested on computer sex crime charges

A man in Statesboro is behind bars on charges of sexual exploitation of a child.

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Alcohol Board’s TIPS-only training opinion rejected

Alcohol Board’s TIPS-only training opinion rejected

Bars and restaurants will have more than one place to turn to for city-required training for managers, servers, bartenders and bouncers after Statesboro City Council ...

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Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair coming

Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair coming

The 55th annual Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair will start with a parade Monday, Oct. 17, through downtown Statesboro. Local dignitaries, classic cars, bands, beauty queens and ...

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GATA Cast - Sept. 28, 2016

GATA Cast - Sept. 28, 2016

Join Statesboro Herald sports editor and Georgia Southern beat writer Mike Anthony twice a week with analysis, opinion and discussion about sports in the Eagle ...

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Forum for sheriff candidates is Oct. 13

Forum for sheriff candidates is Oct. 13

The candidates seeking election as Bulloch County’s next sheriff will participate in a forum on Thursday, Oct. 13, inside the Ogeechee Technical College auditorium ...

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Kids World’s Frazier state Pre-K Teacher of the Year

Kids World’s Frazier state Pre-K Teacher of the Year

Tuesday morning, for the second time this year, Channie Frazier, who teaches prekindergarten at Kids World Learning Center, walked into a big surprise. But now ...

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City clerk: Billing back on schedule this week

City clerk: Billing back on schedule this week

After two months when the city of Statesboro’s bills for water and other services went out as much as two weeks late, the bills ...

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YMCA leases old Sallie Z. site

YMCA leases old Sallie Z. site

The Statesboro Family YMCA now has an 8-acre site with standing buildings leased for it by the YMCA of Coastal Georgia. The new Statesboro Family ...

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Man barricades himself inside house with hunting rifle

Man barricades himself inside house with hunting rifle

Bulloch County sheriff's deputies surrounded a home Monday on Highway 80 West while a man who was wanted on outstanding domestic dispute warrants barricaded ...

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It's Krispy Kreme time in Statesboro!

It's Krispy Kreme time in Statesboro!

             We are only one week away from the most anticipated store opening possibly in the history of store openings in Statesboro - Krispy Kreme, located at ...

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Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Hospital parent 'exploring financial options'

Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Hospital parent 'exploring financial options'

             The parent company of East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro and a host of local doctor's practices, announced last week via a press ...

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Campus guns, ‘religious freedom’ issues

Campus guns, ‘religious freedom’ issues

In the race for state representative in District 160, two pieces of legislation that Gov. Nathan Deal vetoed are points of division between the two ...

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Tankersley emphasizes meeting needs, building consent

Tankersley emphasizes meeting needs, building consent

Running for a fourth two-year term, Rep. Jan Tankersley says that serving in the Georgia General Assembly isn’t all about the few issues that ...

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BCSO disputes speeding claim

BCSO disputes speeding claim

Bulloch County Sheriff’s response to an emergency call the morning of Sunday, Sept. 11 has the Brooklet police chief upset about the speeds deputies ...

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Ministry uses ‘extreme sports’ angle as message

Ministry uses ‘extreme sports’ angle as message

Zero Gravity Outreach, a local non-profit ministry, will hold their grand-opening community outreach event on Saturday, Oct. 1 at the Complete Car Care Service parking ...

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Portal gearing up for Catface Country Turpentine Festival

Portal gearing up for Catface Country Turpentine Festival

The Portal Heritage Society will hold its 35th Annual Catface Country Turpentine Festival Saturday, Oct. 1, bringing food, crafts vendors, kiddie rides and a great ...

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Ministry takes an ‘extreme sports’ angle

Ministry takes an ‘extreme sports’ angle

             Zero Gravity Outreach, a local non-profit ministry, will hold their grand-opening community outreach event on Saturday, Oct. 1 at the Complete Car Care Service parking ...

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Former PAC director leads Averitt Center in interim

Former PAC director leads Averitt Center in interim

Carol Thompson is stepping out of her perennial starring role in the three-actor stage version of “Driving Miss Daisy” for a different role at the ...

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Two more arrested in armed robbery

Two more arrested in armed robbery

Statesboro Police have arrested a third suspect in connection with Sunday’s armed robbery at Renaissance Apartments, as well as a fourth person who was ...

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GATA Cast - Sept. 22, 2016

GATA Cast - Sept. 22, 2016

Join Statesboro Herald sports editor and Georgia Southern beat writer Mike Anthony twice a week with analysis, opinion and discussion about sports in the Eagle ...

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Council licenses bar under new process

Council licenses bar under new process

After a couple of months dry of alcohol issues, City Council granted the first all-new bar license Tuesday using the hearing process required by Statesboro ...

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GSU offers Ogeechee River study update

GSU offers Ogeechee River study update

About halfway through a three-year project studying the Ogeechee River, Georgia Southern University researchers and their partners offered an update on their progress during a ...

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Allegedly intoxicated driver causes multi-car accident

Allegedly intoxicated driver causes multi-car accident

A man charged with DUI and a multitude of other infractions caused a bizarre multi-vehicle accident Friday, according to Georgia State Patrol reports.

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Pipeline will soon reopen

Pipeline will soon reopen

ATLANTA — Gasoline should begin flowing again Wednesday — through a temporary bypass on a critical pipeline — after a major leak in Alabama forced a shutdown that ...

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Bringing law enforcement, community together

Bringing law enforcement, community together

Several local churches and members of the Concerned Clergy of Bulloch County are working together to sponsor an event called “Bridging the Gap: Community Day ...

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Voting machines tested for big event

Voting machines tested for big event

In a basement beneath the North Main Street Annex, the testing and zeroing-out of Bulloch County’s voting machines is underway, in preparation for early ...

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GATA Cast - Sept. 20, 2016

GATA Cast - Sept. 20, 2016

Join Statesboro Herald sports editor and Georgia Southern beat writer Mike Anthony twice a week with analysis, opinion and discussion about sports in the Eagle ...

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Trends in Statesboro's growth

Trends in Statesboro's growth

             On the job two months now as Statesboro's planning and development director, Frank A. Neal Jr. sees more exciting growth taking place now than ...

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3 juveniles accused of stealing 2 cars from gas station

3 juveniles accused of stealing 2 cars from gas station

Three juveniles suspected of stealing two vehicles from the parking lot of a local convenience store at the same time on Sunday are now behind ...

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Officials: Clown sightings on GSU campus unfounded

Officials: Clown sightings on GSU campus unfounded

Recent reports of clown sightings at or near Georgia Southern University are unfounded, according to university officials.

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Gas stations go dry amid shortage

Gas stations go dry amid shortage

ATLANTA - Gas prices spiked and drivers found "out of service" bags covering pumps as the gas shortage in the South rolled into the work week ...

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Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Hulsey gaining noteriety as floral designer

Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Hulsey gaining noteriety as floral designer

Sharing stories about young, passionate entrepreneurs is what I love most about writing.

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Two of three armed robbery suspects behind bars

Two of three armed robbery suspects behind bars

Two of three armed robbery suspects who police say fired a shot at pursuing officers early Monday morning are behind bars, but one is still ...

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A lifetime in the making

A lifetime in the making

Tom Armstrong has accomplished something of which few can boast - and the ones who can are a fraction of his age. Yet the humble gentleman ...

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Updated: sep. 19, 2016 12:31 p.m.
Police capture immigrant sought in New York-area bombings

Police capture immigrant sought in New York-area bombings

NEW YORK — An Afghan immigrant wanted for questioning in the bombings that rocked a New York City neighborhood and a New Jersey shore town was ...

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Updated: sep. 19, 2016 11:57 a.m.
Lines form at the gas pump in the wake of pipeline spill

Lines form at the gas pump in the wake of pipeline spill

ATLANTA (AP) — Lines formed at gas stations across the South on Saturday and drivers who were able to find fuel had to pay more for ...

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Ralston: Voters should approve amendments Nov. 8

Ralston: Voters should approve amendments Nov. 8

State House Speaker David Ralston, interviewed during a visit to Statesboro this week, said he supports passage of all four proposed amendments on Georgia’s ...

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One-man play brings beloved columnist to life

One-man play brings beloved columnist to life

The Averitt Center for the Arts is well known for stuffing its seasons with Elvis impersonators and tribute bands, coming up on Friday and Saturday ...

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Hulk star tells Boys & Girls to find their own path

Hulk star tells Boys & Girls to find their own path

Lou Ferrigno, the championship bodybuilder turned actor famous around the world since becoming “The Incredible Hulk” nearly 40 years ago, told Boys & Girls Club of ...

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Judge Neville dies at 93

Judge Neville dies at 93

The Honorable Senior Judge William Josiah Neville, age 93, passed away Thursday, September 15, at his home under the care of Gentiva Hospice.

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Bulloch seeks volunteer firefighters

Bulloch seeks volunteer firefighters

The Bulloch County Fire Department is actively recruiting volunteer firefighters. Candidates will be provided with quality training that could lead to a career. The next ...

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Police academy held for clergy

Police academy held for clergy

More than a dozen members of the local clergy marked their graduation this week from Statesboro’s inaugural class of the Concerned Clergy Citizens Police ...

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Election officials seek to reassure voters

Election officials seek to reassure voters

 

One major safeguard against hackers tampering with the voting machines used in Bulloch County is the fact that the machines are not connected to the ...

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GATA Cast

GATA Cast

Join Statesboro Herald sports editor and Georgia Southern beat writer Mike Anthony twice a week with analysis, opinion and discussion about sports in the Eagle ...

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Sept. 15 - Mr. William Stokes, age 46, died Monday at East Georgia Regional Medical Center.

Mr. William Stokes

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Updated: sep. 14, 2016 11:59 p.m.
Stabbing leads to arrest

Stabbing leads to arrest

A woman was arrested Tuesday morning after reportedly stabbing a man in the arm, police said.

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Treat or monitor early prostate cancer?

Treat or monitor early prostate cancer?

LONDON - Men with early prostate cancer who choose to closely monitor their disease are just as likely to survive at least 10 years as those ...

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Man charged with bestiality

Man charged with bestiality

A West Main Street man was arrested Tuesday on charges of bestiality after police and animal control officers saw him having sex in the rain ...

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