Get ready to get your hick-hop on, because Muzik Mafia member Cowboy Troy will be in da house at Retriever's Thursday, Jan. 15. He told Connect Statesboro he is excited about coming to Georgia because "Georgia has always been real cool for us."
(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.)
Dr. Michael Guido, renowned evangelist whose Metter-based ministry has reached international venues, remained hospitalized Friday in serious condition.
A Statesboro man was killed early Friday morning when a truck rear-ended a sanitation truck upon which he was riding.
Veterans who have trouble finding transportation to VA hospitals in Augusta and Dublin have an option now - a van will be leaving from a downtown Statesboro meeting point every Tuesday and Thursday, beginning next week, to take veterans to appointments at the hospitals.
A man investigators said shot a woman in a drunken rage told them he "blacks out when drinking" and doesn't remember a thing about the Sunday incident.
A man and woman were arrested Tuesday night after a scuffle at their Bonnett Road, Portal residence, according to Bulloch County Sheriff's incident reports.
A government matching grant to the tune of $72,000 will help fund the purchase of at least eight thermal imaging cameras for the Bulloch County Fire Department.
Bulloch County Board of Education members are slated to discuss and possibly approve the 2009-2010 and 2010-2011 school calendars Thursday during an organizational meeting held at 6:30 p.m. in the William James Educational Complex on Williams Road.
Statesboro Police are investigating an armed robbery that may have been intended to be a simple burglary.
In spite of a few setbacks, Statesboro High School will indeed open for classes Wednesday morning, said Bulloch County School Assistant Superinten-dent Charles Wilson.
A Statesboro man stabbed his brother in the arm Saturday during an argument over who would watch TV and who would use the television to play video games.
Statesboro High School students will be going back to classes Jan. 7 in a new building, said Bulloch County Assistant School Superintendent Charles Wilson.
A volunteer searcher found a man who had been missing since early Friday morning asleep in a field. Donald Wiggins, 76, was dehydrated and scratched a little from briars, but otherwise, he was in good physical condition, said Bulloch County Sheriff Lynn Anderson.
A childhood of beauty pageants and a heart of gold led a Statesboro woman to an international title and the opportunity to represent Georgia and the United States while promoting volunteerism.
A Portal area man reported missing Tuesday was found dead Wednesday morning near his truck, according to Bulloch County sheriff's reports.