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Democrat Nolin running for Congress in the 12th

Democrat Nolin running for Congress in the 12th

Joyce Nolin, a retired teacher, former day care operator and home care nursing assistant from Evans in Columbia County, often talks about education and health ...

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Deal's vetoes on guns, faith bucked his GOP base

Deal's vetoes on guns, faith bucked his GOP base

ATLANTA — When Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal recently vetoed bills allowing guns on college campuses and shielding religious people who deny people services based on their ...

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Unclaimed cremains need a place to rest

Unclaimed cremains need a place to rest

Bulloch County Coroner Jake Futch has the unclaimed cremains – cremated remains – of 16 deceased persons in a closet in his office.

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Mical Whitaker retiring with ‘Charlie Brown’

Mical Whitaker retiring with ‘Charlie Brown’

    Happiness is ... the Statesboro Youth Theater's production of "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" at the Emma Kelly Theater at 7 p.m ...

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City has 57 new applicants for city manager’s job

City has 57 new applicants for city manager’s job

This time, Statesboro has 57 applicants for the job of city manager, an increase of four applicants from the number received on the first try ...

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Five pharmacies targeted in burglary attempts

Five pharmacies targeted in burglary attempts

    Someone attempted to burglarize five locally owned pharmacies over the weekend, according to law enforcement reports. Now, investigators are seeking information about the incidents.

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Georgia governor vetoes 'campus-carry' concealed gun bill

Georgia governor vetoes 'campus-carry' concealed gun bill

ATLANTA — Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal said Tuesday he has vetoed a bill allowing concealed handguns on college campuses, rejecting the proposal that was easily approved ...

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Georgia schools make room for thousands of migrant children

Georgia schools make room for thousands of migrant children

Among the tens of thousands of children fleeing Central America in recent years, roughly 1 in 26 of these young migrants have come to live ...

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Cason's Auto Repair opens in Brooklet

Cason's Auto Repair opens in Brooklet

             Walt and Beth Cason, successful Savannah automotive business owners who have been Bulloch County residents for almost 15 years, opened a business earlier this year ...

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Early voting off to a strong start

Early voting off to a strong start

Early voting began with a bang Monday as 171 voters cast their ballots at the Board of Elections office in the Bulloch County Annex.

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Warrants issued for suspect in Millen woman's murder

Warrants issued for suspect in Millen woman's murder

Warrants for a man suspected in the murder of a Millen woman Sunday follow an investigation opened by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation's Region ...

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City Council meets Tuesday at Statesboro High

City Council meets Tuesday at Statesboro High

Tuesday's 9 a.m. Statesboro City Council meeting is a regular meeting in the sense of the timing, but it is being held at ...

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Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Update on business projects in Statesboro

Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Update on business projects in Statesboro

             It's that time again, when I bring you up to speed on construction projects and other movement in the business community in Statesboro. We ...

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Ogeechee Area Hospice earns honor

Ogeechee Area Hospice earns honor

              Ogeechee Area Hospice was recently recognized as a 2016 recipient of the Hospice Honors Program.

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ArtsFest 2016

ArtsFest 2016

Saturday's 34th annual ArtsFest on Georgia Southern University's Sweetheart Circle - hosted for the first time by the Statesboro-Bulloch County Parks and Recreation Department ...

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Updated: may. 01, 2016 9:45 p.m.
Bulloch sharecropper tale goes national

Bulloch sharecropper tale goes national

Local attorney and Statesboro Herald columnist Kathy Bradley is a twice-published author, but the most recent book with her name in it is not one ...

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Local ‘Youth Heroes’ honored

Local ‘Youth Heroes’ honored

Twelve middle and high school students from southeast Georgia were recognized Friday by the American Red Cross of Southeast and Coastal Georgia as Youth Heroes ...

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Superior Court judge race tops $100K

Superior Court judge race tops $100K

The three candidates for the available Superior Court judgeship in the Ogeechee Judicial Circuit had amassed, and partly spent, almost $85,000 for their campaigns ...

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Relay for Life raises money, fun and awareness

Relay for Life raises money, fun and awareness

Lori Wiggins, a cancer survivor since 2001, raised almost $12,000 all by herself this year for cancer research and awareness. She was one of ...

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Georgia students seek solace after crash claims 4 students

Georgia students seek solace after crash claims 4 students

ATLANTA — One of two survivors of a car crash that killed four University of Georgia students earlier this week remained in critical condition Friday, a ...

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Drug suspect uses baby as shield from investigators

Drug suspect uses baby as shield from investigators

    Police said a man fleeing from law enforcement officers appeared to use his infant child as a shield during a drug-related incident early Friday morning ...

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4 female University of Georgia students killed in car crash

4 female University of Georgia students killed in car crash

ATLANTA — University of Georgia students and employees are devastated at the loss of four female students killed in a horrific, high-speed car crash that left ...

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Man charged in Brooklet attack

Man charged in Brooklet attack

Bulloch County Sheriff’s deputies, serving a warrant issued by the Brooklet Police Department, arrested a man Wednesday who is charged with battery and terroristic ...

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Dollars in sheriff race top six figures

Dollars in sheriff race top six figures

As of March 31, the three candidates in the race for Bulloch County sheriff had received a total of $111,419 in cash and in-kind ...

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Boro makes ‘America’s Best’ final 8

Boro makes ‘America’s Best’ final 8

Voices lilting, Statesboro’s team invoked a town and university relationship going back to 1906 and a Blue Mile that will feature a local Stars ...

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Sheriff’s investigator thwarts burglary

Sheriff’s investigator thwarts burglary

A “career criminal” from Maryland tried breaking into a local motor sports shop, but an alert sheriff’s investigator thwarted his plan, said Bulloch County ...

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Community invited to ‘Worship Night’

Community invited to ‘Worship Night’

It’s being billed as: “One Night; One Place; One Purpose: Jesus,” but organizers of the event want the word spread that it’s also ...

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Guyton public safety director seeks Bulloch commission seat

Guyton public safety director seeks Bulloch commission seat

Guyton’s public safety director, Kelphie Lundy, is a Bulloch County native who has lived in the county all his life, and hopes to give ...

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3rd suspicious fire at Lake Collins

3rd suspicious fire at Lake Collins

A third suspicious fire in five weeks at the Lake Collins community northwest of Portal has neighbors, including Bulloch County fire Chief Christopher Ivey, unsettled.

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Henry recalls Georgia Southern's rise to university status

Henry recalls Georgia Southern's rise to university status

Dr. Nicholas Henry, the first president of Georgia Southern University under that name, gives many individuals credit, some more than others, when he talks about ...

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Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Cardiology service expansion in Statesboro

Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Cardiology service expansion in Statesboro

            Dr. Stanley Shin and his partners at Statesboro Cardiology have begun construction on what will be one of the largest medical complexes in Statesboro when ...

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Greg Parker marking 40 years of success

Greg Parker marking 40 years of success

            The original plan for Greg Parker was to go to law school. Running a convenience store and then building one of the most successful convenience ...

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Business owner challenges incumbent commissioner

Business owner challenges incumbent commissioner

A Statesboro entrepreneur is challenging the incumbent for Bulloch County Commission seat 1A, claiming his leadership and ability to work hard, along with a focus ...

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Another year, another successful rodeo

Another year, another successful rodeo

Superb bucking broncs and bulls, fast horses, skillful riding and good roping by cowboys and cowgirls made the sixth annual Statesboro Kiwanis Rodeo an amazing ...

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Updated: apr. 24, 2016 9:28 p.m.
Henry to speak at Historical Society meeting

Henry to speak at Historical Society meeting

Nicholas L. Henry, Ph.D., professor emeritus and former president of Georgia Southern University, will present a program Monday focusing on Georgia Southern’s transition ...

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Daughter: Killer made threats day before shootings

Daughter: Killer made threats day before shootings

ATLANTA — The daughter of a northeast Georgia man suspected of shooting five people to death before killing himself says her father was a "ticking time ...

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Registration deadline approaches for voting in General Primary

Registration deadline approaches for voting in General Primary

If you are not yet registered to vote, the last day to do so and be eligible to cast your ballots in the upcoming May ...

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National conventions pick area delegates

National conventions pick area delegates

Georgia’s 12th Congressional District, which extends from Augusta to Douglas and includes Statesboro, will send five voting delegates to the 2016 Democratic National Convention ...

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Going the extra 'Blue Mile'

Going the extra 'Blue Mile'

Three enthusiastic spokes-folks travel to the America’s Best Communities Summit in Durham, N.C., this week with Stateboro’s plan to create a Blue ...

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Allen authors IRS free speech bill

Allen authors IRS free speech bill

A bill authored by U.S. Rep. Rick Allen to bar the Internal Revenue Service from targeting citizens for exercising First Amendment rights passed the ...

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Guido Bible Institute welcomes evangelist

Guido Bible Institute welcomes evangelist

The Guido Bible Institute in Metter welcomed Dr. Robert Smith for a recent weekend presentation: “Our Problems – God’s Solutions.” Smith is a professor of ...

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Families of slain GSU nursing students speak

Families of slain GSU nursing students speak

Over $84 million has been awarded to the families of four of five Georgia Southern University students killed in a fiery, seven-car pileup on Interstate ...

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Jenkins stabbing suspect caught in Bulloch

Jenkins stabbing suspect caught in Bulloch

A car chase through the west side of Statesboro Thursday morning ended in a crash as Bulloch County Sheriff’s deputies stopped an aggravated assault ...

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Settlements reached in three GSU nursing student wrongful death suits

Settlements reached in three GSU nursing student wrongful death suits

Just days before the one-year anniversary of a fiery crash that took the lives of five Georgia Southern University students, attorneys announced that “substantial” settlements ...

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ArtsFest set for Saturday

In its first year hosting the ArtsFest on Georgia Southern University’s Sweetheart Circle, the Statesboro-Bulloch County Parks and Recreation Department has received a lot ...

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Probate judge candidates tout qualifications

Probate judge candidates tout qualifications

What would candidates for probate judge debate, anyway? Officially, Tuesday evening’s event was a forum, and the five candidates for judge of the Bulloch ...

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Superior court judge candidates make pitches

Superior court judge candidates make pitches

About 250 citizens heard from three candidates seeking the Ogeechee Judicial Circuit superior court judge seat during Tuesday night’s candidate forum at Ogeechee Technical ...

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Sheriff candidates talk issues at forum

Sheriff candidates talk issues at forum

Two of the three candidates seeking election as Bulloch County’s next sheriff fielded questions about special units, deputy safety and the importance of educational ...

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Brooklet bank robbery suspect in custody; was unarmed

Brooklet bank robbery suspect in custody; was unarmed

              An elderly man reportedly attempted to rob a Brooklet bank Tuesday morning, and Georgia Bureau of Investigation special agents are investigating, said GBI Special Agent-in-charge ...

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FBI honors fallen hero

FBI honors fallen hero

The family of a fallen local hero was gifted Monday with the presentation of an American flag that was flown in his honor over the ...

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Updated: apr. 18, 2016 11:05 p.m.

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