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Mrs. Myrle Mixon Sparks  Statesboro Herald

PORTAL, Ga. -- Mrs. Myrle Mixon Sparks, moved to heaven Monday morning, February 4, 2019, at the Ogeechee Area Hospice inpatient facility in Statesboro.

Lt. Col. (ret.) Eugene O. “Gene” Neville Jr.  Statesboro Herald

Lieutenant Colonel (ret.) Eugene “Gene” O. Neville, Jr. went home to Jesus on January 17, 2019, after a short illness. Gene was born on August 10, 1940 in ...

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.

Ms. Laura Jean Bowen  Statesboro Herald

Ms. Laura Jean Bowen, age 67, passed away January 17, 2019, at the Ogeechee Area Hospice inpatient center.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Football legend, local car dealer team up to help local schools  WTOC

Starting this week, schools like Statesboro High can win short term use of an SUV that's pretty hard to miss, as well as donations from each car bought at the ...

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.

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 ...

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

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Florence likely to spare southeast Georgia  Statesboro Herald

Florence is definitely a threat to the southeast coast, but likely won't cause problems for Georgia residents if the hurricane stays on its predicted track.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Bulloch County Schools announce rain plan for graduation ceremonies  WSAV-TV

In case of rain, Bulloch County Schools have announced alternative plans for upcoming graduation ceremonies.

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.

Details of triple kidnapping unfold  Statesboro Herald

Investigators released more details Tuesday about a harrowing triple kidnapping in Statesboro Sunday night that ended with two of the victims being sexually ...

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. From the moment she walked into wrestling practice at Statesboro High School at 14 ...

Fred Arthur Parrish  Statesboro Herald

Fred Arthur Parrish, age 91, died on Sunday, December 23, 2018, at Cedar Plantation Assisted Living in Metter.

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 ...

Mr. Jimmy Edward Hendrix  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Jimmy Edward Hendrix, age 70, died Friday, December 14, 2018, at the Ogeechee Area Hospice inpatient facility in Statesboro.

Police report, 10/31/18  Statesboro Herald

A woman found loose change on top of her air conditioner unit outside and suspected someone may have entered her house. police report. HOLLI DEAL ...

Bennett to be sworn in as judge Monday  Statesboro Herald

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal will swear in Lovett Bennett Jr. as the Ogeechee Judicial Circuit's newest Superior Court judge at 11:30 a.m. Monday on the second ...

Mr. William Lester “Bill” Brannen  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. William Lester “Bill” Brannen, age 65, died Sunday, August, 19, 2018, at Candler Hospital in Savannah following a brief illness.

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.

Herald hosts Allen-Johnson congressional forum Tuesday  Statesboro Herald

In the 12th District congressional race, Republican incumbent Rick Allen and Democratic challenger Francys Johnson have agreed to appear in a forum ...

Mr. James Franklin Akins  Statesboro Herald

REGISTER, Ga. -- Mr. James Franklin Akins, age 80, died on Thursday, October 11, 2018, at the Ogeechee Area Hospice inpatient facility.

Building a new engine at Briggs & Stratton  Statesboro Herald

Both Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal and Briggs & Stratton Corporation CEO Todd Teske came to the company's Statesboro plant Thursday for a celebration of the ...

Police report, 10/2/18  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 ...

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 ...

Justin Houston Kicks Off 4th Annual Camp  WSAV-TV

Statesboro, GA - Justin Houston racked up 46 tackles and 9.5 sacks this past NFL season, but in his off season the Kansas City Chief made his way back to his ...

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 ...

Inside Bulloch Business - New year, new updates at Georgia Southern  Statesboro Herald

With Georgia Southern classes under way for the new 2018-19 academic year, seems like a good time to get an overview of the changes that will be welcoming ...

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.

Teen charged in stabbing student at Statesboro High School  WJCL News

The 17 year old is charged with aggravated assault.

Georgia Southern 2018 Camellia Bowl  Statesboro Herald

Georgia Southern head football coach Chad Lunsford, top, gets a ride from his seniors after defeating Eastern Michigan 23-21 on a last-second-field goal at the ...

Feed the Boro hands out Thanksgiving meals at Statesboro High  WSAV-TV

STATESBORO, Ga. (WSAV) - A Statesboro charity gave back to the community.

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 ...

Mr. Ricky Parker  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Ricky Parker, age 55, passed into rest Monday, August 20, 2018, at his residence.

Tamashe' Diquan Jones  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Tamashe' Diquan Jones, age 19, passed into rest Friday, June 1, 2018, at the East Georgia Regional Medical Center. The Bulloch County ...

Police report, 8/18  Statesboro Herald

A woman told deputies a female driving a white Lexus keeps driving past her house, and she feels the woman wants to steal her dogs. police report. Updated: ...

Sheriff: Staff shortfall creates OT  Statesboro Herald

Understaffed in a growing community, the Bulloch County Sheriff's Department maintains it must rely on overtime hours to provide vital services to county ...

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 ...

SHS sudents to perform 'Peter Pan' this month  Connectstatesboro

Statesboro High School is embracing this spring by educating its students and the community in the arts. A stroll down the Fine Arts hall at SHS will open one's ...

Gamble-Hilton's contract gives job title as principal  Statesboro Herald

In Principal Dr. Evelyn B. Gamble-Hilton's personnel file, as obtained by the Statesboro Herald, the only document known to relate directly to the dispute over 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 ...

Hit-and-run victim identified  Statesboro Herald

The woman killed in a hit-and-run accident Thursday was identified as Jennifer Bolton, said Bulloch County Deputy Coroner Craig Tremble.

Walter Mathews Aldred  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Walter Mathews Aldred, 47 years old of Statesboro, Georgia, went to be with Jesus on Friday, June 15, 2018. He passed away in the ...

Homicide suspect turns himself in  Statesboro Herald

A teen charged with murder in relation to a Friday night shooting in Statesboro turned himself in to police Tuesday night, said Statesboro police Community ...

Ministry brings hope in 60 seconds or less  Statesboro Herald

People are hurting. There are a lot of needs in this community, this country. I'm a praying man, and people in this community need prayer.”

Second Statesboro High School coach arrested on sex charges  Online Athens

STATESBORO | Authorities say the second of two assistant high school sports coaches has been arrested on sexual assault and child exploitation charges.

Randy Morton retiring after 45 years with Morris Multimedia  Statesboro Herald

Charles H. Morris, CEO of Savannah-based Morris Multimedia Inc. which owns the Statesboro Herald, announced Monday the upcoming retirement of long-term ...

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 ...

County by County: Schools announce post-storm plans for Friday  WSAV-TV

Now that Michael is out of the area, schools have made their decisions about Friday classes.

Food Service inspections - December - January  Statesboro Herald

The following are among the food *service* establishments inspected in December 2011 and January 2012 by the Bulloch County Health Department.

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.

Mr. Carson Sapp Jr.  Statesboro Herald

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. -- Mr. Carson Sapp Jr., age 49, passed into rest Sunday, November 4, 2018, at Broward Health North.

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 ...

WATCH: Graduation 2018 for SCCPSS, Bulloch County  WSAV-TV

Can't make it to your graduate's ceremony in person this year? Don't worry - WSAV is streaming ceremonies for Chatham and Bulloch county schools live.

Cheshire leaves city for private sector  Statesboro Herald

Deputy City Manager Robert Cheshire is leaving Statesboro's city government today, after a total of 22 years of *service* during two intervals, to return to the ...

Mr. Larry “German” Roberts  Statesboro Herald

STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Larry “German” Roberts, age 62, passed into rest on Thursday, December 27, 2018, at his residence under the care of Ogeechee Area ...

Statesboro celebrates second annual Women's March | News  The George-Anne

Marchers took to the streets of downtown Statesboro on Jan. 20 to participate in the second annual Women's March along with many marching groups across ...

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 ...

STATE BASKETBALL: Dutchtown's postseason run continues with double-overtime win over Statesboro  Henry Herald

HAMPTON — Statesboro nearly spoiled Dutchtown's dream postseason run Thursday night in the second round of the Class AAAAA state tournament.

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 ...

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 ...

Truck Driver Killed In I-75 Crash Identified  Woodstock, GA Patch

Truck Driver Killed In I-75 Crash Identified - Woodstock-Towne Lake, GA - The driver of a tractor trailer veered off the interstate and crashed into the Ga.

Freddie Burden to play in new Professional Football League  WJCL News

Former Statesboro High and Georgia Tech lineman to play in Alliance of American Football League.

Statesboro names Jeff Kaiser new head football coach  WJCL News

Blue Devils hire former Tattnall County head coach.

Election Day: Jonathan McCollar becomes Statesboro Mayor | News  The George-Anne

Candidate Jonathan McCollar has won the Statesboro mayoral race, defeating incumbent Jan Moore and candidate John Grotheer.

Statesboro soon to find its 'voice'  Connectstatesboro

Ever felt the need to grab a mic and belt out a show-stopping tune? Ever had dreams of being the next big thing in show business?

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 ...

Volunteers needed for annual Feed the Boro event  The George-Anne

Feed the Boro, a local organization whose mission is to feed Statesboro citizens who are financially unable to feed themselves, will deliver Thanksgiving meals ...

Mayor McCollar to speak on Georgia Southern campus  The George-Anne

Statesboro Mayor Jonathan McCollar will be speaking to the Georgia Southern University community at 6:30 p.m. in the Education Building Auditorium room ...

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 ...

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 ...

Mountain View names Rob Kellogg as head football coach  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Rob Kellogg, with 77 wins as a head football coach and years of coaching in Georgia, will be the Bears' new head football coach.

Augusta-area students show off their trade skills  The Augusta Chronicle

A competition at Augusta Fairgrounds Thursday allowed about 80 students to display their skills in masonry, carpentry, plumbing, electrical and welding.

NFL's Justin Houston returns to Statesboro for celebrity benefit  WSAV-TV

The four time pro-bolwer will host the second annual Justin Houston Celebrity Weekend with proceeds benefiting the Boys and Girls Club of Bulloch County.

BRYAN COUNTY: New head coach brings energy, enthusiasm to Redskins  Savannah Morning News

PEMBROKE — There's no way to go but up this season for Bryan County High School, and first-year head coach Abram Scott believes the sky is the limit.

A family tradition: One son follows in his entrepreneur father's footsteps  The George-Anne

Statesboro restaurant R.J.'s Grill was set to close on Sept. 4. The restaurant, located on South Main Street, had been open for 35 years.

McNair has been leading Baldwin Co. Recreation Dept. for more than 20 years  The Union-Recorder

By BILLY W. HOBBS. Bill McNair remembers the first time he ever set foot inside a gymnasium. The 55-year-old McNair ...

National Signing Day for Football in Southeast Georgia and the Low Country  WJCL News

Local student-athletes sign national letters of intent.

Food Service inspections - November-December  Statesboro Herald

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

Michael Muldrew elected Superior Court Judge  Millen News

Michael Muldrew The Ogeechee Judicial Circuit will soon have a new judge sitting on the bench. Assistant District Attorney Michael Muldrew was successful in ...

STATE SOCCER: Dutchtown advances to Sweet 16 with 2-0 win over Statesboro  Henry Herald

The Bulldogs will host Grady in the Sweet 16 on Wednesday.

Kind of a big Deal | Features  The George-Anne

It isn't uncommon for Georgia Southern University professors to work on or take part in more than just one subject or one class. It is, however, quite rare for a ...

Webb resigns after 5 seasons at ECHS  Savannah Morning News

SPRINGFIELD - The Jack Webb era of football at Effingham County High School ended Monday.After five seasons as Rebel head coach, Webb handed in his ...

Woodland Middle School Wins Innovation Fund Tiny Grant  Cartersville, GA Patch

Bartow School Wins Innovation Fund Tiny Grant - Cartersville, GA - Woodland Middle School at Euharlee will partner with Georgia Highlands College to create a ...

UPDATED: TCC's Bill Shaver relieved of head coaching duties  Times-Enterprise

THOMASVILLE — After 10 seasons, the Bill Shaver era at Thomas County Central is coming to a close.

New Bryan County High football coach may among youngest in state  Savannah Morning News

It's possible Abram Scott could be the youngest high school head football coach in Georgia this fall. The 31-year-old Scott was named to succeed Mario Mincey ...

National Girls High School Rankings (Jan. 31): No Changes At The Top  FloWrestling

The national girls high school rankings for January 31 have been released, recognizing the top high school girl wrestlers in the nation. It is the second ranking of ...

February 21 National Girls High School Wrestling Rankings  FloWrestling

The National Girls High School Rankings for February 21, 2018 have been released, recognizing the top high school girl wrestlers in the nation. It is the fourth ...

Olivia Edenfield, Ph.D. named Professor of the Year for 2016 | Newsroom  Georgia Southern University Newsroom

Olivia Carr Edenfield, Ph.D., was presented with the Wells/Warren Professor of the Year Award at the Georgia Southern University 2016 Honors Day ...

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Morrison returns to Shorter as new head football coach  Northwest Georgia News

Shorter University is bringing back another name from its earliest days of football to try and help revitalize a program that has seen rough times in recent ...

Statesboro coach remembers service member killed in Afghanistan  WSAV-TV

Statesboro High's football coach, Steve Pennington, reacts to the passing of former player Chester McBride.

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