Brooklet lawns turned into parking lots. The normally sleepy town buzzed with excitement, and its usually quiet streets were crowded with people from all over the region as the 19th Annual Brooklet Peanut Festival brought fun, frolic and ... fried peanuts.
Officials won't say whether the upcoming Southeast Bulloch Middle School Teacher of the Year police said exposed himself to an undercover officer Tuesday will be disciplined or fired.
A woman sheriff's investigators have been seeking for months regarding fraud is behind bars on multiple charges, having been captured in the Macon area.
Two drivers were killed over the weekend in separate single-vehicle accidents, according to Georgia State Patrol reports.
Mention the words "fire" and "taxes" to some Bulloch County citizens, and tempers flare. Despite published reports and advertisements regarding the proposed tax increase for the "fire tax district", some citizens are still confused about how the proposed tax increase will affect them.
A man under investigation since March for drug dealing was arrested sooner than expected after he moved across the street from an elementary school, said Statesboro Police Chief Stan York.
There will be a few new attractions at the upcoming 19th Annual Brooklet Peanut Festival, but some things never change, said spokeswoman Jeanette Lafond. What will remain the same is the fun people have attending the event.
Bulloch County farmers are looking to the skies in hopes rain will fall, knowing if there is no precipitation over the next 10 days, their crops could suffer.
It's hot, and so tempting to leave your car windows down in the heat, but is it safe? No, says Bulloch County Sheriff Lynn Anderson.
A man told investigators he was hired to kill a woman he kidnapped Monday in the Portal area, said Bulloch County Sheriff's Chief Investigator Capt. Todd Hutchens.
A woman convicted of stealing more than $1 million from Merrill Lynch and clients of the company received a sentence of five years in prison. The former stock broker, Doria Sabia-Florence, worked in the Statesboro Merrill Lynch office as well as in Boca Raton, Fla.
A 19-year-old Statesboro man faces murder charges stemming from the Sunday morning shooting of a Sylvania man at a local motel.
Bulloch County Sheriff's deputies, assisting the Georgia Insurance Commissioner's office, arrested a Statesboro man Wednesday morning on charges of insurance fraud.
Hair tousled and apparently not long from being awakened, a man who works as an insurance agent in Metter appeared surprised early Wednesday when a Bulloch County Sheriff's deputy knocked on his door.
Two men stopped Monday afternoon for a traffic offense fled Georgia State Patrol troopers, abandoned their vehicle and ran for miles before being apprehended by the Bulloch County Sheriff's Department.
Agents from the Georgia Department of Revenue conducted an alcohol compliance check in Statesboro March 5, resulting in in two clubs and seven people being cited involving underage alcohol possession.
Along with pollen, colorful blooms and rain, spring can bring violent weather. The peak season in the South for tornadoes is March through May, and volatile weather changes can mean storms pop up unexpectedly.
Visitors to the upcoming Statesboro Kiwanis Rodeo may get a chance to win a brand new car.
Expected to be completed by the end of May, Bulloch County's new government annex building will provide improved services to the public and more room for county employees.
Rocky Ford's newly elected mayor and councilman both hope youth, new ideas and hard work will bring the town to recovery from financial and legal issues.