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Savannah Morning News
Obituary list for December 17, 2017B. Geriner, Savannah, GA Mr. Jafari Ali Grant, Savannah, GA Ruth A. Hill, Ell
Savannah Morning News / Posted 16 hours ago
B. Geriner, Savannah, GA Mr. Jafari Ali Grant, Savannah, GA Ruth A. Hill, Ellabell, GA Mrs. Julia Earleen Holland, Statesboro, GA Helen H. Jernigan, Claxton, GA Beatrice Lewis, Savannah, GA Ann Lively, Pooler/Rincon, GA Mrs. Lottie... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Red Cross responds to six fires in 24 hoursin Bloomingdale, displacing 2 adults. On December 16th, volunteers responded t
Savannah Morning News / Posted 22 hours ago
in Bloomingdale, displacing 2 adults. On December 16th, volunteers responded to fires in the 8000 block of Clito Rd., in Statesboro, displacing 2 adults and 1 child, the 1500 block of Lee Street in Brunswick, displacing 6 adults and 6 children... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Nessmith wouldn't change a thingDVM, known affectionately as “Dr. Billy” to most, hung up his veterinarian stet
Statesboro Herald / Posted yesterday
DVM, known affectionately as “Dr. Billy” to most, hung up his veterinarian stethoscope for the last time a few weeks ago at Statesboro Bulloch Regional Veterinary Hospital, chalking up a total of 46 years as a vet. That number doesn’t accurately... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Obituary list for December 16, 2017Mary Elizabeth Benoit, Savannah, GA Audrey Cammack Campbell, Statesboro, GA J
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
Mary Elizabeth Benoit, Savannah, GA Audrey Cammack Campbell, Statesboro, GA Jack Dorminey, Jr., Jesup, GA Christopher M. Downing, Savannah, GA Mary Hardy, Pembroke, GA Peter A. Herzog, Savannah, GA Deborah H. Hilton, Midway, GA Mose Frazier,... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A deputy saw two men racing. He stopped and arrested them.streets, reckless driving. ▲ Jonathon Taylor, 22, Packinghouse Road — racing o
Statesboro Herald / Posted 2 days ago
streets, reckless driving. ▲ Jonathon Taylor, 22, Packinghouse Road — racing on highways or streets, reckless driving. ➤ Statesboro Police Department ▲ Jeremy Matthew Bennett, 24, King Drive — probation violation. ▲ Laquanda Denise Riley, 25,... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Operation Safe Disposal receiving gift boxesThe city of Statesboro, joined this year by the Keep Statesboro Bulloch Beautif
Statesboro Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The city of Statesboro, joined this year by the Keep Statesboro Bulloch Beautiful program, has now opened collection stations for the annual holiday season Operation Safe Disposal. Its purpose is to give residents places to dispose of cardboard... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Zoller leads practice for 40 yearsDr. Zoller has treated multiple generations of the same families and now has sa
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
Dr. Zoller has treated multiple generations of the same families and now has satellite offices in Pooler, Richmond Hill, Statesboro, Rincon and The Landings. Looking ahead, he said he hopes to keep expanding his staff in order to bring in new... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Baptist pastor felt ‘calling’ at age 16pastor of Second Saint John Missionary Baptist Church and owner of Craig R. Tre
Statesboro Herald / Posted 2 days ago
pastor of Second Saint John Missionary Baptist Church and owner of Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, with locations in Statesboro and Pembroke, says those positions are his two full-time jobs. Additionally, Tremble serves as deputy coroner for... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Our View: Georgia Southern needed stronger advocates in consolidation processthat started with Georgia Teachers College 78 years ago, for future College of
Statesboro Herald / Posted 2 days ago
that started with Georgia Teachers College 78 years ago, for future College of Education graduates no longer will be in Statesboro. Starting in 2018, the main office will be housed in Savannah at University Hall on the Georgia Southern Armstrong... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A woman told police another woman punched her in the eye.Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office ▲ Eddie Roy Smith, 38, Mud Road, Brooklet — fe
Statesboro Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office ▲ Eddie Roy Smith, 38, Mud Road, Brooklet — felony bench warrant. ➤ Statesboro Police Department ▲ Timothy Levon Coleman, 23, Pineview Road —theft by shoplifting, obstruction. ▲ Jacob Ryan... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Burnette Business Leader of the YearThe Statesboro Bulloch Chamber of Commerce on Thursday saluted Darron Burnette,
Statesboro Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The Statesboro Bulloch Chamber of Commerce on Thursday saluted Darron Burnette, a leader in creating the Blue Mile plan for the revitalization of South Main Street, as 2017 Statesboro-Bulloch Business Leader of the Year. In April, the plan won... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Deputies get body camerasBrown. The Sheriff’s Office now joins fellow law enforcement agencies includin
Statesboro Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Brown. The Sheriff’s Office now joins fellow law enforcement agencies including Georgia Southern University police and Statesboro police in wearing body cameras. According to a Georgia State Patrol Post 45 spokesperson, troopers have dash... Read more
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WALB Albany
City of Statesboro breaking ground on revitalization after winning $1 millionCommunity leaders on Georgia Southern's campus and in Statesboro won more than
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
Community leaders on Georgia Southern's campus and in Statesboro won more than $1 million in a national contest to help revitalize part of the town and they hoped businesses would buy into the idea. Parts of Statesboro's South College Street have... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
City of Statesboro breaking ground on revitalization after winning $1 millionCommunity leaders on Georgia Southern's campus and in Statesboro won more than
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
Community leaders on Georgia Southern's campus and in Statesboro won more than $1 million in a national contest to help revitalize part of the town and they hoped businesses would buy into the idea. Parts of Statesboro's South College Street have... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Red Cross responds to 4 overnight fires in coastal regionwithin its 17 county area, said Executive Director Esther Sheppard. The first
Savannah Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
within its 17 county area, said Executive Director Esther Sheppard. The first fire was located on Roscoe Laircey Rd., in Statesboro. Volunteers provided one displaced resident with comfort hygiene kit, immediate financial assistance to support... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Obituary list for December 14, 2017SC Leslie Scott McKinney, Pembroke, GA James Polite, Savannah, GA Eva Mae Sa
Savannah Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
SC Leslie Scott McKinney, Pembroke, GA James Polite, Savannah, GA Eva Mae Saxon, Beaufort, SC Kermit Smith, Savannah, GA Melissa Usher, Springfield, GA Allen Webb, Statesboro, GA James Willie White, Savannah, GA Frank L. Williams, Savannah,... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Bob DeBesse named new offensive coordinatorcoordinator of Georgia Southern football’s staff as announced Wednesday by head
Statesboro Herald / Posted 4 days ago
coordinator of Georgia Southern football’s staff as announced Wednesday by head coach Chad Lunsford. DeBesse comes to Statesboro after a record-setting six-year run as the offensive coordinator at New Mexico, where his rushing offense posted... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Goodell, Jerry Jones moving on with new contract in placeSUBSCRIBE to the Statesboro Herald print edition or online e-Edition and get EX
Statesboro Herald / Posted 4 days ago
SUBSCRIBE to the Statesboro Herald print edition or online e-Edition and get EXCLUSIVE news and information online with complete access to all complete stories on statesboroherald.com. Now you'll have Soundoff, Local Birth Announcements and... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
5 of 6 TAD board members in placeStatesboro City Council and the Bulloch County commissioners recently named thr
Statesboro Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Statesboro City Council and the Bulloch County commissioners recently named three members each to the TAD Advisory Board, which will review projects for funding from the city’s South Main Street Tax Allocation District. But the city will have to... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; Someone reported a gray Toyota Camry stolen.Kevin McGarvey, 47, Wildflower Court. Brunswick — DUI/less safe/refused test, d
Statesboro Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Kevin McGarvey, 47, Wildflower Court. Brunswick — DUI/less safe/refused test, driving on the wrong side of the roadway. ➤ Statesboro Police Department ▲ Frank Gilbert Leon, 64, Valley Road — felony interference with government property; DUI/less... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
‘Gift of Dentistry’ offers free help on Fridayword, and again encourage people to arrive at Premier Dental Wellness no later
Statesboro Herald / Posted 4 days ago
word, and again encourage people to arrive at Premier Dental Wellness no later than 8 a.m. Friday. Marz is a member of the Statesboro Kiwanis Club and the Bulloch County Animal Shelter advisory board and, as a local pilot, flies pets seeking new... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Teen faces civil suits regarding Swainsboro Taco Bell crashIn addition to criminal charges, five civil complaints were filed against a Sta
Statesboro Herald / Posted 4 days ago
In addition to criminal charges, five civil complaints were filed against a Statesboro teen charged with felony murder after crashing his car into a Swainsboro fast food restaurant in what police said appears to have been an intentional move. Oliver... Read more
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WALB Albany
Board of Regents finalizes consolidation between Georgia Southern, Armstrong Statethey guarantee students will not have to commute to separate campuses. However
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
they guarantee students will not have to commute to separate campuses. However, faculty and staff will be commuting to the Statesboro campus for meetings or to teach. The GSU president is looking at this change from the positive side. “Adjusting... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Board of Regents finalizes consolidation between Georgia Southern, Armstrong Statethey guarantee students will not have to commute to separate campuses. However
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
they guarantee students will not have to commute to separate campuses. However, faculty and staff will be commuting to the Statesboro campus for meetings or to teach. The GSU president is looking at this change from the positive side. “Adjusting... Read more
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WALB Albany
Georgia Southern hires Bob DeBesse as new offensive coordinatorGeorgia Southern head coach Chad Lunsford is bringing another longtime college
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
Georgia Southern head coach Chad Lunsford is bringing another longtime college coach to Statesboro. WTOC Sports has learned the Eagles named Bob DeBesse as the team's new offensive coordinator. DeBesse just finished his sixth season as offensive... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Georgia Southern hires Bob DeBesse as new offensive coordinatorGeorgia Southern head coach Chad Lunsford is bringing another longtime college
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
Georgia Southern head coach Chad Lunsford is bringing another longtime college coach to Statesboro. WTOC Sports has learned the Eagles named Bob DeBesse as the team's new offensive coordinator. DeBesse just finished his sixth season as offensive... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Obituary list for December 13, 2017Register, GA Rev. William Earl Saxon, Jr., Savannah, GA Kermit Smith, Savanna
Savannah Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
Register, GA Rev. William Earl Saxon, Jr., Savannah, GA Kermit Smith, Savannah, GA Barbara J. Usher, Collins, GA Betty Ruth Waliszewski, Rincon, GA Allen Webb, Statesboro, GA Sharon D. Woods, Savannah, GA Clarence Wright, Sr., Yema... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Regents vote ‘New Georgia Southern’ into effectconsolidation of Georgia Southern University and Armstrong State University, ef
Statesboro Herald / Posted 4 days ago
consolidation of Georgia Southern University and Armstrong State University, effective Jan. 1. Georgia Southern, based in Statesboro, expands to Armstrong’s main campus in Savannah, now to be the Georgia Southern Armstrong Campus, and to... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
NFL Network suspends analysts over sexual misconduct suitSUBSCRIBE to the Statesboro Herald print edition or online e-Edition and get EX
Statesboro Herald / Posted 4 days ago
SUBSCRIBE to the Statesboro Herald print edition or online e-Edition and get EXCLUSIVE news and information online with complete access to all complete stories on statesboroherald.com. Now you'll have Soundoff, Local Birth Announcements and... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
City, county at impasse on T-SPLOSTThe city of Statesboro and the Bulloch County government appear to be at an imp
Statesboro Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The city of Statesboro and the Bulloch County government appear to be at an impasse, today at least, on an agreement to divide a proposed Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax. Unless an intergovernmental agreement can be reached by... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Boro teen indicted in Taco Bell crashA Statesboro teen was indicted Dec. 5 on felony murder charges related to a Sep
Statesboro Herald / Posted 5 days ago
A Statesboro teen was indicted Dec. 5 on felony murder charges related to a Sept. 28 incident when he crashed his car into a Swainsboro fast food restaurant. Oliver Baylen Cope of Old River Road North, also faces multiple charges of aggravated... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A man reported the theft of a space heater from his home.of firearms by a convicted felon. ▲ Justin Deondre Bailey, 23, Turner Street —
Statesboro Herald / Posted 5 days ago
of firearms by a convicted felon. ▲ Justin Deondre Bailey, 23, Turner Street — wanted person (Chatham County). ➤ Statesboro Police Department ▲ Chad Jajuan King, 31, Greenwood Street, Savannah — simple battery (family violence). ▲ Tykia... Read more
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WALB Albany
Free dental event to be held Friday in Statesboropatients will be referred to East Georgia Center for Oral and Facial Surgery.
WALB Albany / Posted 5 days ago
patients will be referred to East Georgia Center for Oral and Facial Surgery. The first 50 patients are guaranteed to be seen. Premier Dental is located at 1130 Brampton Avenue in Statesboro. Copyright 2017 WTOC. Al... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Free dental event to be held Friday in Statesboropatients will be referred to East Georgia Center for Oral and Facial Surgery.
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 days ago
patients will be referred to East Georgia Center for Oral and Facial Surgery. The first 50 patients are guaranteed to be seen. Premier Dental is located at 1130 Brampton Avenue in Statesboro. Copyright 2017 WTOC. Al... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Gay: Murphy denied Hall of Fame, but he’s still worthyAs defensive coordinator with the Bulldogs, he helped guide Georgia to a nation
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
As defensive coordinator with the Bulldogs, he helped guide Georgia to a national championship in 1980. Then, he went to Statesboro, Ga., and resurrected the Georgia Southern program. Then, he put the Eagles in the spotlight, winning national... Read more
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ajc.com
This Georgia city is one of best college towns in America, ranking says145 Percentage of rental units: 159 Cost of high education: 175 Atlanta wasn
ajc.com / Posted 5 days ago
145 Percentage of rental units: 159 Cost of high education: 175 Atlanta wasn’t the only Georgia city highlighted. While Statesboro was No. 89, overall, it was No. 4 for the highest share of rental units. Albany was No. 384, overall, but it was... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Obituary list for December 12, 2017GA William Graham, Sr., Jesup, GA William Griner, Savannah, GA Mildred Lloyd
Savannah Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
GA William Graham, Sr., Jesup, GA William Griner, Savannah, GA Mildred Lloyd, Savannah, GA Lincoln V. Penny, Ellabell, GA Herman Moss Powers, Savannah, GA Jolley E. Watson, Columbia, SC Allen Webb, Statesboro, GA Birda Mae Wright, Savannah,... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Home Grown in StatesboroA group of Statesboro businesses have teamed up to promote shopping local in a
Statesboro Herald / Posted 6 days ago
A group of Statesboro businesses have teamed up to promote shopping local in a unique way. Kim Kaiser, owner of Kim’s Cheese Straws and Laura Franklin Cooke with H.L. Franklin Healthy Honey began working together to promote their local products.... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Moore leaves Statesboro with 5-year planConcluding her four-year term Dec. 31, Mayor Jan Moore leaves Statesboro’s city
Statesboro Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Concluding her four-year term Dec. 31, Mayor Jan Moore leaves Statesboro’s city government with its first five-year strategic plan, adopted by City Council just last week. For a $28,500 payment from the city, consulting firm Amec Foster Wheeler... Read more
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WALB Albany
Driver indicted in deadly Taco Bell crash in SwainsboroHe's also facing several counts of aggravated assault. Police say Cope was dri
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
He's also facing several counts of aggravated assault. Police say Cope was driving through Swainsboro on his way back to Statesboro in September when he drove the vehicle straight into the restaurant. No motive has been released. Stay with WTOC... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Driver indicted in deadly Taco Bell crash in SwainsboroHe's also facing several counts of aggravated assault. Police say Cope was dri
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
He's also facing several counts of aggravated assault. Police say Cope was driving through Swainsboro on his way back to Statesboro in September when he drove the vehicle straight into the restaurant. No motive has been released. Stay with WTOC... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Jen’s Top 10 – Christmas Editionis all about gifts available for purchase locally and this item is a prime exam
Statesboro Herald / Posted 6 days ago
is all about gifts available for purchase locally and this item is a prime example of supporting small local businesses! Statesboro native Greg Kearney's soap business took off after folks tried his handmade goat's milk soap bars made with... Read more
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WALB Albany
Sources: Eagles will name Sloan defensive coordinatorSloan served as the Bulldogs' defensive coordinator and assistant head coach. F
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
Sloan served as the Bulldogs' defensive coordinator and assistant head coach. From 2003-2005, both were on staff in Statesboro. Lunsford coached the slotbacks while Sloan coached the secondary. Georgia Southern has not confirmed the hire,... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Sources: Eagles will name Sloan defensive coordinatorSloan served as the Bulldogs' defensive coordinator and assistant head coach. F
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
Sloan served as the Bulldogs' defensive coordinator and assistant head coach. From 2003-2005, both were on staff in Statesboro. Lunsford coached the slotbacks while Sloan coached the secondary. Georgia Southern has not confirmed the hire,... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; Euthanized at animal shelter — eight dogs and eight cats.Animal Shelter ▲ Surrendered by citizens — 10 dogs and eight cats from rural a
Statesboro Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Animal Shelter ▲ Surrendered by citizens — 10 dogs and eight cats from rural areas; one dog and no cats from City of Statesboro. ▲ Collected by humane officers — six dogs and no cats from rural areas; four dogs and two cats from City of... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Major benefactor removes GSU from willSouthern” that will be headquartered at the Armstrong campus in Savannah. The o
Statesboro Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Southern” that will be headquartered at the Armstrong campus in Savannah. The other five colleges will be based on the Statesboro campus. Peace told the Statesboro Herald that the relocation, of which he was not informed until it was announced... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Opinion: GSU consolidation will benefit allAs a long-time resident of Statesboro and a member of the University System of
Statesboro Herald / Posted 8 days ago
As a long-time resident of Statesboro and a member of the University System of Georgia Board of Regents, I am truly excited about what the future holds for the consolidation of Georgia Southern and Armstrong. The primary driver behind consolidation... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Honors Program grads share experiencestheir program experiences. Frannie Sanders, a senior at Southeast Bulloch High
Statesboro Herald / Posted 8 days ago
their program experiences. Frannie Sanders, a senior at Southeast Bulloch High School, and Jaala Alston, a senior at Statesboro High School, were selected from thousands of nominees statewide to be two of 667 finalists in the 2017 Honors... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
‘It was kind of forgotten:’ Statesboro farmer leads a citrus resurgence in the Peach StateJoe Franklin started growing Satsumas in Statesboro after the retired restauran
Savannah Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
Joe Franklin started growing Satsumas in Statesboro after the retired restaurant owner took a fishing trip in Louisiana and saw the tasty little citrus fruits for sale from the backs of trucks. “We didn’t know what a Satsuma was, so we stopped and... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
As weather cools, officials warn of hazards of fireChristmas trees and electrical devices. While there have been no fires caused
Statesboro Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Christmas trees and electrical devices. While there have been no fires caused by hearing sources so far this year in Statesboro and Bulloch County, both Statesboro Fire Chief Tim Grams and Bulloch County Fire Chief Christopher Ivey warn those... Read more
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