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November 21 - Elmer Curtis Bryant, 92, of Atlanta, Ga., died Monday, November 17, 2014.

Elmer Curtis BryantSandy Springs Chapel Funeral Directors Elmer Curtis Bryant, 92, of Atlanta, Ga., died Monday, November 17, 2014. Paul Michael "Mike" PhippsHodges-Moore Funeral Home Paul M...

November 20, 2014 | | Obituaries

Bulloch County jury gets murder trial

Jurors for the murder trial of a preacher killed in his sleep in June 2013 will resume deliberation today. Bulloch County Superior Court Judge John R. Turner sent the jury home Thursday after an h...

November 20, 2014 | By HOLLI DEAL SAXON | Local

Bulloch County native still going strong at 102

At 102 years old, Tommie Burroughs has better vision than a good number of people in their 30s and 40s. He is able to read the Statesboro Herald every day without the help of eyeglasses. It's part...

November 20, 2014 | By SANDRA BENNETT Special to the Herald | Local

Obama spurns GOP with expansive immigration orders

WASHINGTON - Spurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the U.S. illegally from depo...

November 20, 2014 | By JULIE PACE Associated Press | Associated Press

Florida woman latest to accuse Cosby of forced sex

BOCA RATON, Fla. - A Florida woman who came forward Thursday became the fourth in recent weeks to say Bill Cosby gave her pills that made her feel groggy then forced himself on her sexually. There...

November 20, 2014 | By MATT SEDENSKY Associated Press | Associated Press

Prosecutors dismiss 1975 murder charges against 3

CLEVELAND - A man convicted with his brother and his childhood friend of killing a businessman in 1975 said Thursday he's sorry his mother isn't alive to see that the three former death row inmates...

November 20, 2014 | By MARK GILLISPIE Associated Press | Associated Press

Our View: A bad day for the city of Statesboro

Tuesday did not go well for the city of Statesboro. The same day an FBI agent took two boxes of evidence out of City Hall pertaining to alcohol license applications, Mayor Jan Moore issued a repor...

November 20, 2014 | | Columnists/Editorials

Falcons face test against Gordon

FLOWERY BRANCH - Cornerback Desmond Trufant knows the Atlanta Falcons' secondary faces a major challenge as Josh Gordon returns this week for Cleveland. With Gordon's 10-game suspension lift...

November 20, 2014 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press | Atlanta Falcons

Playoffs return to the Pecan Grove

CLAXTON - For the first time since 2001, the Pecan Grove is preparing to host a postseason party. The Claxton Tigers are in the state playoffs for a second-consecutive year and after a 7-3 r...

November 20, 2014 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Prep Sports 360

Lady Gators chomp Augusta Prep

Bulloch Academy's starting five were poetry in motion Thursday night against Augusta Prep in the third and final day of the ninth annual Lady Gator Classic preseason basketball tournament. S...

November 20, 2014 | By RAHN HUTCHESON Special to the Herald | Prep Sports 360

Tech D knows how to score

ATLANTA - Georgia Tech's defense knows the way to the end zone. In fact, the defense alone outscored Clemson last week. Defensive coordinator Ted Roof's unit has set a school record with ...

November 20, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Georgia Tech

Florida State shooter went from liked to troubled

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida State graduate Myron May seemed to change from a well-liked young attorney to would-be killer in a matter of months, stopped only by a fusillade of police bullets outsid...

November 20, 2014 | By GARY FINEOUT and BRENDAN FARRINGTON Associated Press | Associated Press

Statesboro's Averitt Center presents ‘Christmas Around the World’

The Averitt Center for the Arts will kick off the holiday season with "Christmas Around the World" performances this weekend. They are scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. ...

November 20, 2014 | Special to the Herald | Local

Police report - 11-21-14; Police were dispatched in reference to a dispute involving a firearm.

Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enfor...

November 20, 2014 | Jason Wermers | Police Report

Official says FSU gunman was alumnus

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The gunman who shot three people at Florida State University's library early Thursday before being killed by police was a lawyer who graduated from the school, a law enforcement...

November 20, 2014 | By GARY FINEOUT and BRENDAN FARRINGTON Associated Press | Associated Press

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