An 18-year-old man died Thursday after a four-wheeler he was driving slammed into a parked vehicle.
Despite a rainy morning, Santa and Mrs. Claus made an appearance at the old Statesboro Police Department Friday to help deliver holiday cheer through the efforts of the "Christmas in the Boro and Bulloch" project.
A Roundtree Street man is behind bars at the Bulloch County Jail after his arrest for aggravated assault with a bicycle chain and lock.
Bulloch County Sheriff's investigators responded to a Mt. Pisgah Church Road location early Thursday in response to a report of a body found. There, they discovered the body of a man "about 30 feet off the shoulder, in the woods," said Chief Deputy Gene McDaniel.
Several companies and individuals received accolades and appreciation Tuesday as the American Diabetes Association hosted an awards luncheon at the Statesboro Inn for those who supported the 16th annual fall fund raising campaign.
Students and a teacher from Metter High School dispute the Candler County school superintendent's comments last week that a student protest was brief and that students were "in class on time."
A Bulloch County Drug Suppression Team investigator recognized the name of a suspicious person being watched at a local retail store and responded to the scene, and ended up arresting two on methamphetamine charges.
Bulloch County officials have been working for more than a year to lower ISO (Insurance Services Office) ratings for county residents. As part of that effort, they hired consultant Skip Starling the fall of 2006 to help improve county fire services.
County leaders are still working out the numbers, but a decision was made: Bulloch County will have its own fire department.
A student walkout at Metter High School Friday was brief and all students were "in class on time," said Candler County School Superintendent Dr. Tom Bigwood.
A convenience store clerk who nabbed three shoplifters did a little taking herself when she stole one of the offender's credit card, said Bulloch County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Gene McDaniel.
After a two-year investigation, Bulloch County Drug Suppression Team investigators arrested five suspects they said were involved in drug trafficking.
A 17-year-old resident of Joseph's Home for Boys was jailed last week on child molestation charges after investigators determined he sexually assaulted another resident, sheriff's officials said.
When I was a child, I wrote a poem bemoaning the paving of the dirt road near my home.
Although hundreds of toys have been recalled this year due to lead paint concerns or choking hazards, the shelves in retail and specialty toy stores remain full. But one never knows when a toy will be recalled for one reason or another, and no one knows this better than Statesboro resident Deanna Hughes.
Metter police have identified one of two men suspected in a recent home invasion attempt and hope the public will assist in locating him.
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.