In spite of the economy, area residents dug deep Tuesday and gave more to Ogeechee Technical College's iGot campaign than last year - $5,000 more, said Beth Mathews, executive director for the Ogeechee Tech Foundation, Inc.
After investigating a complaint, Bulloch County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man Wednesday on charges of child molestation and child pornography.
A third victim in a fatal accident on U.S. 301 South last month has died. Eight-year-old Aina Smith passed away Tuesday morning after battling injuries sustained in the accident for weeks, said Georgia State Patrol spokesperson Norma Willis.
A cat believed to have been killed in an East Grady Street house fire Monday is alive and well. Angel has a burned paw and singed tail, and may have used up one of his nine lives, but owners Christie Palley and her fiancee David Lanier were pleased to find the cat survived the blaze that gutted their home.
Someone has been knocking door-to-door in the West Main Street area, collecting donations for a family that lost their home in a fire last month. It sounds like a kind-hearted act, but the donations are not making it to the family.
Audrey Guido, wife of the late Dr. Michael Guido, world-renowned evangelist known for his "Seeds from the Sower" ministry, died Sunday after an extended illness. She was 88.
A traffic stop turned into a drug case Sunday after Statesboro Police found methamphetamine and the ingredients to manufacture the drug in a car stopped for a registration violation.
Georgia Bureau of Investigation agents arrested a Georgia Southern University professor Wednesday following a two-month-long investigation, but agents have yet to release details about the case.
Victims of a fire on West Main Street two weeks ago are still in critical condition, said Statesboro Fire Inv. Capt. Emerson Melton.
Sen. Jack Hill said Wednesday that proposals by the University of Georgia to eliminate 4-H as a result of massive budget cuts proposed by the state is nothing more than a "power play," and said "4-H and the Cooperative Extension Service are going to be OK."
A woman and child remain in critical condition after a Feb. 20 crash on U.S. 301 South that involved a tanker and a passenger van.
Cindy Simms is Super Mom.
When Statesboro Kiwanis member Horace Harrell first realized he was being introduced as the 2009 Kiwanian of the Year, his wife Dianne kissed him warmly on the cheek as he reddened with surprise.
Middle Judicial Circuit Superior Court Judge Robert S. Reeves challenged students to pursue goals with enthusiasm Tuesday at the Bulloch County STAR Student/Teacher Recognition Banquet held at Statesboro Inn Tuesday, where Statesboro High School STAR student Elliot Carl Edwards and his band director Joseph Ferguson were honored to represent the county in the regional competition.
Joe Bill Brannon thought he was invited to a Rotary Club meeting Monday to speak about the Statesboro Food Bank. But, the joint meeting of two clubs - the Rotary Club of Downtown Statesboro and the Rotary Club of Statesboro - was the annual Citizen of the Year Banquet, and Brannon was the guest of honor.
A Portal area man reported missing Tuesday was found dead Wednesday morning near his truck, according to Bulloch County sheriff's reports.
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 ...