After 17 years of seeing Dr. Michael Guido smiling at visitors in the sanctuary of Metter's Guido Gardens as they enjoy the Nights of Lights displays, things will be different this year. This will be the 18th year the ministry has offered public visits to the gardens.
A couple whose home burned Sunday are doing well, but their home and its contents were a total loss, fire officials said.
Weather could get rough this afternoon and into the evening, with three different systems converging that could make conditions volatile.
Retiring Georgia Southern University President Dr. Bruce Grube was a little emotional Monday as he spoke to the Rotary Club of Statesboro.
Statesboro Police warned it would happen, but apparently dozens of people living near Georgia Southern University found out the hard way that leaving valuables in your apartment while leaving for the holidays could make the holidays less than jolly.
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 enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.Statesboro Police Arrests
A 10-year-old Metter boy soon will experience a dream come true.
During the holidays, citizens having a hard time making ends meet need help to ensure their tables aren't empty. And that's where the Statesboro Food Bank comes in. The Food Bank handed out more than 200 turkey breast rolls Tuesday, along with other food to make sure recipients have a full Thanksgiving meal today.
Police arrested three men and a juvenile - all four caught in the act of their crimes -were arrested Monday after quick-thinking witnesses reported suspicious activity.
A Columbus man was killed Saturday afternoon in Screven County when he failed to stop at an intersection and pulled into the path of an 18-wheeler.
Friday will be the largest shopping day of the year -Black Friday - and heralds the beginning of the holiday shopping season.
A man killed Tuesday on U.S. 80 East is believed to have pulled into the path of an 18-wheeler hauling wood chips.
Bluegrass at its finest is coming to Statesboro Friday. Country and bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs, 14-time Grammy winner, will perform at Georgia Southern University's Performing Arts Center, and remaining tickets for the event are limited.
A Register woman was killed in a single vehicle accident Monday morning, and a man was killed Tuesday in a crash with an 18-wheeler. These fatal accidents followed the death of a pedestrian who walked into traffic Saturday morning, adding up to three people killed within the past four days.
A man was struck and killed early Saturday morning when he walked into the path of traffic.
A man who kidnapped a taxi driver in Statesboro Tuesday is in jail, and police are still investigating reasons why the man hijacked the taxi at gunpoint.
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 enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.
A naked man who called 911 to complain about being bitten, possibly by bugs, was arrested Monday after pulling a rifle on a sheriff's deputy.