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Student arrested after school bus attack  Statesboro Herald

Police arrested a 17-year-old Monday after reviewing school bus video, charging him with battery.

Mr. Ralphee Tremble  Statesboro Herald

Mr. Ralphee Tremble, age 42, passed away Friday evening, July 12th, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

New school year brings changes  Statesboro Herald

Some things, and many faces, will be new as more than 10000 students start the 2019–20 school year Thursday in the Bulloch County Schools. Among other ...

Ms. Linda Twanda Beasley McNair  Statesboro Herald

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Ms. Linda Twanda Beasley McNair passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2019, in Columbia, S.C., from injuries she sustained in an ...

Mrs. Alice Ruth Jones Glidwell  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mrs. Alice Ruth Jones Glidwell, age 57, died on Thursday, August 1, 2019, at her home surrounded by her family.

Prosser to be next Statesboro High principal  Statesboro Herald

Chad Prosser, who graduated from Statesboro High School and is now an assistant principal and the athletic director there, will be the school's principal ...

2019 Bulloch REACH scholars twice honored  Statesboro Herald

Bulloch County's five 2019 REACH Georgia scholars, completing a program they have been committed to for five years and garnering at least $20000 each for ...

LeCain to cap 32-year career after 5 years as Statesboro High's principal  Statesboro Herald

When Statesboro High School Principal Ken LeCain, Ed.D., retires at the end of the school year, he will have put in a little more than five years in his current job ...

Statesboro High to hold Career Night  Statesboro Herald

Statesboro High School and local professionals will host an inaugural Career Night for SHS students on Thursday from 5:30–7:30 p.m. at the school.

Cedarwood GNETS to make emergency move to Portal schools, Statesboro High  Statesboro Herald

Because of leaks and other hurricane-caused damage at the old Julia P. Bryant School, the Cedarwood GNETS program is relocating to available classrooms in ...

'I got a golden ticket to Hollywood!' Statesboro woman ready for American Idol  WJCL News

Statesboro's Gazzie White earns a golden ticket to Hollywood to compete on American Idol.

People fill Statesboro High for annual prom preview  WTOC

People packed Statesboro High School today for the 11th annual Frills by Scott Prom Preview show.

Statesboro High's Lion King is twice the fun, twice the casts  Statesboro Herald

Statesboro High School drama teacher Eddie Frazier had a dilemma. One spring musical to direct and produce. Two drama classes full of aspiring actors.

STARs named from 5 schools  Statesboro Herald

Bulloch County STAR student Abigail “Abbey” McMillan sings and acts and plans to become a music educator. But the Southeast Bulloch High School senior ...

Webb leaves Bulloch schools for Bryan County  Statesboro Herald

After 31 years employment with Bulloch County's public schools, Paul Webb will conclude his *service* as their chief operations officer Friday to start as director of ...

NFL Players In Statesboro for Justin Houston's 5th Annual Faith Before Fame Football Camp  WJCL News

Over 100 athletes attended the free camp to work with NFL players.

Chiefs release former Statesboro High, Georgia star LB Justin Houston  Savannah Morning News

NATIONAL. Chiefs release. linebacker Houston. The Kansas City Chiefs have released veteran linebacker Justin Houston after they were unable to work out a ...

Signing Celebrations held at Statesboro High, Southeast Bulloch and Savannah High  WJCL News

As the school years slowly comes to a close, local student-athletes are finalizing their college plans. Standouts from Statesboro High, Southeast Bulloch and ...

GPA = Graduation Performance Academy  Statesboro Herald

As the Graduation Performance Academy, an evening school offered by the Bulloch County Schools with a $196000 federal grant, “GPA” means a new ...

Seven of 15 schools to have new principals  Statesboro Herald

In addition to Statesboro High, where Principal Ken LeCain is retiring, and Stilson Elementary, where Principal Tanita McDowell has resigned after three years, ...

Parents question principal transfers  Statesboro Herald

Bulloch County Schools Superintendent Charles Wilson's announced transfers of five principals and nine assistant principals to different schools for next school ...

#JazzieGazzie: American Idol's Hollywood Week to spotlight Statesboro contestant  WJCL News

Statesboro High School plans to host an American Idol watch party Monday in support of Gazzie White.

Bulloch Schools employee recruitment fair Saturday  Statesboro Herald

The Bulloch County Schools are hosting their second annual, system-wide Employee Recruitment Fair from 9 a.m. until noon Saturday at Statesboro High ...

Three from Bulloch honored at Georgia Boys State  Statesboro Herald

Three local teens who attended the 2019 Georgia Boys State event were elected to offices, and one will represent the state in a national event, said American ...

What Happened to Statesboro Football?  GPB

Without a doubt as I travel the state of Georgia speaking to civic or sports booster clubs, the question of “What Happened to Statesboro Football” is always asked.

SHS pounds Panthers  Statesboro Herald

It may be only two games into the season, but it looks like Statesboro may be back. On the heels of a 7-3 victory at Greenbrier, the Blue Devils welcomed in a ...

'Oh, the places you'll go!'  Statesboro Herald

Family and friends gathered in recent days to celebrate graduations at each of the three high schools in Bulloch County: Portal Middle-Senior, Southeast Bulloch ...

Statesboro High School student accused of assaulting police officer  WJCL News

A Statesboro High School student is facing a list of charges for allegedly assaulting a police officer at the school. Statesboro Police say the School Resource ...

Annual rabies clinic is May 4  Statesboro Herald

Bulloch County 4-H is partnering with local FFA chapters for its annual rabies clinic next Saturday, May 4.

Teenager facing assault charges after 'poking' classmate with knife at Statesboro High  WTOC

The Statesboro Police Department arrested a suspect for aggravated assault at Statesboro High School on Monday.

Bulloch public schools remain closed Friday  Statesboro Herald

Other educational institutions are back open, but the Bulloch County Schools will remain closed Friday after winds from the tropical storm that had been ...

Statesboro JROTC team takes pair of state titles  Statesboro Herald

After four long months of rigorous training and competitions, the Statesboro High School JROTC Raider team traveled to Griffin to compete at The U.S. Army ...

Mr. Ray Clifford Beasley  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Ray Clifford Beasley, age 61, died Saturday at his residence in Statesboro.

Inspector Reflector: Statesboro restaurant health inspections for the month of March  The George-Anne

This is the third installment of Inspector Reflector, a monthly report of health inspection scores for Statesboro restaurants and food *service* establishments.

Substitutes may get raises, too  Statesboro Herald

In addition to raises for all regular employees – with the state funding the raises for full-time teachers – the Bulloch County Board of Education is now eying ...

Statesboro mourns Arthur Howard  Statesboro Herald

One of Statesboro's most beloved and respected businessmen was remembered by friends Monday as they mourned the passing of Claude Arthur Howard Jr.

Teacher of Year finds music in kids  Statesboro Herald

If any teacher could have brought a chorus of children's voices to celebrate with her, 2020 Bulloch County Teacher of the Year Tasheina Canty White could ...

Inside Bulloch Business - Statesboro's boot entrepreneur  Statesboro Herald

La Hacienda, which translates to “the ranch” in English, is one of Statesboro's newest stores featuring a huge selection of cowboy boots, cowboy hats, ...

Keith Howard announces 2020 sheriff run  Statesboro Herald

Bulloch County sheriff's hopeful Keith Howard kicked off his campaign for the 2020 sheriff's race Thursday, greeting visitors with slices of cold, *fresh* watermelon ...

Mr. Bobby E. Deal  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Bobby E. Deal, age 81, died Sunday, May 12, 2019, at Willow Pond under the care of Regency Southern Care Hospice after a brief ...

Four Statesboro High Devils sign  Statesboro Herald

With school winding down, four student athletes at Statesboro High School had some last minute decisions as to where they will be attending college this fall.

Claude Arthur Howard Jr.  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Claude Arthur Howard Jr., son of Claude Arthur Howard and Cecile Brannen Howard, was born on August 18, 1941, in Statesboro, Ga.

Teacher of the Year finalists honored during annual banquet  Statesboro Herald

Tasheina Canty White was honored on Nov. 13 as the 2020 Bulloch County Teacher of the Year. The music teacher at Brooklet Elementary School, White was ...

Mrs. Audra Wilkerson Gary  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mrs. Audra Wilkerson Gary, age 51, passed into rest Monday, February 18, 2019, at the Ogeechee Area Hospice inpatient facility.

Rotary Clubs name first Citizens of Year couple  Statesboro Herald

The first couple honored together by Statesboro's two Rotary Clubs as Citizens of the Year — breaking with a 48-year tradition of individual honorees — bring ...

Teen charged in stabbing student at Statesboro High School  WJCL News

The 17 year old is charged with aggravated assault.

Jackets sting Devils  Statesboro Herald

The last region victory for the Statesboro Blue Devil football team came three years ago in overtime against Bradwell. It looked like the Blue Devils may have a ...

Police report, 4/16/19  Statesboro Herald

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 ...

Anti-Bullying Day scheduled for July 27  Statesboro Herald

No, U.S. first lady Melania Trump isn't coming to the Anti-Bullying Day event, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. July 27 at Mill Creek Regional Park, but Georgia first lady Marty ...

Statesboro High: Rebecca Fu  Statesboro Herald

Twin sisters Rebecca and Jessica Fu are Statesboro High School's valedictorian and salutatorian. While having twins to share this honor is a first for Statesboro ...

Coming full circle  Statesboro Herald

When Curt Deal began working at Hodges-Turner Funeral home in 1992, just two years out of high school, he couldn't have known that, eventually, he would ...

Mr. Timothy Wayne “Timmy” McCarty  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Timothy Wayne “Timmy” McCarty, age 51, died Sunday, June 9th, 2019, at his residence.

Youngblood — Nobles  Statesboro Herald

Lucius and Vickie Criswell Youngblood of Tennille, Georgia, announce the engagement of their daughter, Audra Ashley Youngblood of Pooler, to Samuel ...

Mrs. Lisa Ann Lewis Onove  Statesboro Herald

PALM COAST, Fla./STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mrs. Lisa Ann Lewis Onove, age 46, died on Tuesday, January 1, 2019.

Georgia Southern basketball player announces transfer plans | Sports  The George-Anne

Freshman basketball player Daniel Cooper announced on Tuesday that he would be transferring from Georgia Southern at the end of the semester.

Former Statesboro High Blue Devil Anthony Gore earns Big South Defensive Player of the Year Honors  WJCL News

Kennesaw State senior shines at linebacker for Owls.

Mikell to retire as State Court judge Sept. 1  Statesboro Herald

After 19 years as the judge of the Bulloch County State Court, which followed four years as its solicitor general, Judge Gary L. Mikell will retire Sept. 1.

Graduation for REACH pioneers  Statesboro Herald

The first crop of five REACH Georgia scholars graduated from high schools in Bulloch County during the past three days, five years after they were selected for ...

Jones family walks with God's grace  Statesboro Herald

The Bible poses this question: Can two walk together unless they agree? Truly, they cannot, and this is why Bishop Larry Jones and his wife, Pastor Gwendolyn ...

Joseph H. “Junior” Pye Jr.  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Joseph H. “Junior” Pye Jr., age 75, died Monday, December 3rd, at Ogeechee Area Hospice after a brief illness.

Photos of the Day (12/5/2018): Statesboro Bulloch Chamber of Commerce Awards  Statesboro Herald

Keely Fennell finds herself at the center of attention after being named Business Leader of the Year during the 97th Statesboro Bulloch Chamber of Commerce ...

Officer injured, student charged after incident at Statesboro High  WTOC

The Statesboro Police Department has arrested and charged a teenager in relation to an incident Monday at Statesboro High School.

QUEST to remain in middle schools  Statesboro Herald

The Bulloch County school system will not be making any major changes to the QUEST gifted program in middle schools for next school year, Superintendent ...

2018 Statesboro Herald photos of the year  Statesboro Herald

Kristy Losapio and son Braeden, 14, explore a snow-blanketed downtown Statesboro on January 3, 2018. (Scott Bryant/Statesboro Herald). Georgia Southern ...

Mr. Jacob Mooney Prosser  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Jacob Mooney Prosser, age 93, died Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Willow Pond after a long illness.

GSU College Republicans host Bulloch County Sheriff debate at Statesboro High School  The George-Anne

The Bulloch County Republican Party along with the Georgia Southern College Republicans will host a debate for the Bulloch County Sheriff's race between ...

Statesboro High School principal arrested in alleged child abuse case  Savannah Morning News

The Statesboro Police Department has made another arrest in the ongoing Statesboro High School sexual assault investigation. Statesboro High School ...

Mr. Jereme Wade Miller  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Jereme Wade Miller, age 45, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at the Augusta University Medical Center with his ...

'Keep dreaming … don't fear failure'  Statesboro Herald

Ogeechee Technical College graduate Jarvis R. Jordan said “dreaming” has helped him gain success in his career and pushed Ogeechee Tech to continuing ...

First Lady Melania Trump invited to Statesboro anti-bullying event  The George-Anne

The Statesboro City Council is inviting first lady Melania Trump to an anti-bullying event this summer, said council member Derek Duke.

Statesboro names Jeff Kaiser new head football coach  WJCL News

Blue Devils hire former Tattnall County head coach.

WATCH: Graduation 2019 for SCCPSS, Bulloch County  WSAV-TV

Want to re-watch your graduate's ceremony? Maybe share it with family? WSAV is On Your Side with full ceremonies for Chatham and Bulloch county schools.

Feed the Boro seeking volunteers, donations  Statesboro Herald

For many, a Thanksgiving meal is taken for granted, but financial challenges or other issues may mean sparse provisions for our friends and neighbors in ...

Cynthia Roberts Besser  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Cynthia Roberts Besser, age 57, passed away unexpectedly at her home Saturday, May 18, 2019.

Basketball Court named after longtime Statesboro head coach Lee Hill  WJCL News

He is the Dean of boys high school basketball here in southeast Georgia. Statesboro High School head coach Lee Hill is in his 39th year leading the Blue Devils ...

Statesboro-Native, NFL Star Hosts Annual Football Camp  WJCL News

Former Statesboro all-star, now Kansas City LB Justin Houston hosted his annual football camp at Statesboro High School Saturday.

Mr. Michael Anthony White  Statesboro Herald

MANHATTAN, N.Y. -- Mr. Michael Anthony White, age 44, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2019, at Bellevue Hospital in Manhattan, N.Y..

Dr. Justin Rountree returns to Boro  Statesboro Herald

East Georgia Regional Pain Management welcomes back to Statesboro Dr. Justin L. Rountree, M.D., who is an Interventional Pain Management physician.

Watch Friday Night Live - Liberty County at Statesboro at 7:15 p.m. tonight  Statesboro Herald

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Police shed light on Bulloch County athlete's death  WJCL News

Statesboro Police shared more Tuesday about the death of a beloved Bulloch County student athlete. 17-year-old Jordan Aubrey fell from a moving vehicle ...

Mr. Willie Terrell “Terry” Lee  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Willie Terrell “Terry” Lee, age 65, died Sunday, January 27, 2019, at his residence following a brief illness.

Music teacher lets go, and succeeds  Statesboro Herald

A performance, or even a rehearsal, of the Brooklet Elementary School Chorus under the direction of 2020 Bulloch County Teacher of the Year Tasheina Canty ...

Steve Pennington resigns at Statesboro  WJCL News

A search for a new head football coach is underway at Statesboro High School. Longtime Blue Devil head coach Steve Pennington has resigned after 13 ...

Mrs. Irma Jean Polk McBride  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mrs. Irma Jean Polk McBride passed into rest Friday, January 11, 2019, at the Candler Hospital, Savannah, Ga.

For Statesboro's Hill, every season is coaching season  Statesboro Herald

Statesboro High head coach Lee Hill hasn't let hip replacement surgery slow him down. Just over two months after having the surgery, Hill is back on the court ...

UPDATE: Driver who was killed in tractor trailer accident had been truck driver less than a year  Cherokee Tribune Ledger News

Updated on Nov. 21 at 3:42 p.m.: The truck driver killed in a single-vehicle crash Tuesday on I-75 near Acworth in Cherokee County has been identified.

Women's History Month: Statesboro’s Baynon breaking barriers on wrestling mat  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Statesboro's Kasey Baynon never thought twice about becoming a wrestler.

New LCMS leaders meet community Tuesday  Statesboro Herald

Langston Chapel Middle School's PTO is inviting parents and others in the community to meet and greet new LCMS Principal Dr. Eric Carlyle and the school's ...

Police report, 10/31/18  Statesboro Herald

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 ...

Chamber honors Fennell as Business Leader of Year  Statesboro Herald

The Statesboro-Bulloch Chamber of Commerce at its annual meeting Wednesday honored Keely NeSmith Fennell, co-owner of NeSmith Construction and ...

Police report, 9/13  Statesboro Herald

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 ...

Nolan Kenneth Brown  Statesboro Herald

GLENNVILLE -- Nolan Kenneth Brown, 58, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2019, at East Georgia Regional Medical Center.

Edwin Hill receives Charley Trippi award from UGA baseball  Statesboro Herald

ATHENS – During the University of Georgia baseball team's annual Lettermen's Day in May, the 2019 Charley Trippi Distinguished Letterman Award went to ...

The historic Willow Hill School lives on with the help of the GS community  The George-Anne

Less than a 20-minute drive from Statesboro, where the historic Willow Hill School once operated in Portal, Georgia, now stands the Willow Hill Heritage and ...

Justin Houston Celebrity Weekend underway in Statesboro  WJCL News

STATESBORO, Ga. (WJCL) A Pro-Bowl atmosphere in Statesboro this weekend as some big name stars of the NFL give back to the community. The first-ever ...

Determined teen follows her dreams  Statesboro Herald

When Tazmerria Wilson was a little girl, she had big dreams not unlike other kids around her.

Food Service inspections - September and October  Statesboro Herald

The following are among the food *service* establishments inspected in September and October by the Bulloch County Health Department. The department ...

Statesboro Volleyball hosts summer camp  Statesboro Herald

The Statesboro softball program went from being lucky to win a couple games, to being a state title contender within five years. Much of their success can be ...

Police report, 9/6  Statesboro Herald

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 ...

Bulloch seniors receive Luke's Project 11 scholarship  Statesboro Herald

Three students were recognized during their school honors night events with *service* awards from Luke's Project 11, and an overall scholarship winner was ...

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