New indictments have been filed against Sherri Akins, the former Bulloch County clerk of courts, and Teresa Tucker, the current, suspended clerk of courts.
Sunday package alcohol sales proved to be a divisive issue Tuesday in Register and Portal. Register voters rejected the measure by a 16-10 margin. Those 26 ballots represented 24.5 percent of the city's registered voters, according to unofficial results from the Bulloch County Board of Elections and Voter Registration. In Portal, the result was a tie: 70 voted for Sunday sales and 70 against, City Councilwoman Jerry Lanigan said, adding that it wasn't immediately clear ...
The Bulloch County school system's loss is the Bryan County school system's gain. After a nearly two-hour executive session Thursday night, the Bulloch County school board emerged from behind closed doors at about 10 p.m. and unanimously voted to accept the resignation of Dr. Fran Stephens, the assistant superintendent of curriculum and instruction. The action also released Stephens from her contract, allowing her to accept a new position as an assistant principal at Richmond Hill ...
Man 2 Man, a local support group for men with prostate cancer, got a special visit Friday from an expert at Mayo Clinic.
CLAXTON - Grace Scarbrough had a mammogram in 2007. It revealed a small, cancerous lump in her breast.
The University System of Georgia recently consolidated eight public higher education institutions into four.
In the wake of a former Catholic priest who used to work in southeast Georgia being found guilty on a child sex abuse charge, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Savannah is reminding parishioners of its sexual abuse hotline.
The Bulloch County Board of Commissioners took a small, but important, step this week in the process of building the new county administrative annex on North Main Street.
An ongoing investigation into tax fraud and identity theft led to as many as nine more arrests Wednesday morning.
It's Jan. 20, 2001. The nation watches as former Texas Gov. George W. Bush takes the oath of office to become the 43rd U.S. president. His wife, Laura Bush, watches as he is sworn in as president, and she is first lady. Their new home, the White House, was very familiar. They had spent time in it during the presidency of George H.W. Bush, George W.'s father and Laura's father-in-law, from 1989 to 1993. And ...
The Bulloch County school system is going Google. The district has partnered with Google - at no cost - to host a secure, ad-free web portal known as Google Apps for Education. Students and Bulloch County Schools employees who log on to the district's Google Apps for Education will be able to use Google applications to do such things as communicate via email and create, share and store documents, spreadsheets and presentations. Parents will not ...
When Gov. Nathan Deal recently asked the State Board of Education to review the Common Core Georgia Performance Standards, it signaled the most public manifestation yet of the opposition the standards face in Georgia.
Here is a snapshot of what Congress has to deal with between now and Oct. 1. The federal fiscal year ends Sept. 30, and there is not a budget or even a spending resolution in place to allow the federal government to continue to operate beginning Oct. 1. Open enrollment for many health insurance plans, including those that will be part of the insurance exchanges under the Affordable Care Act – begins Oct. 1. Some ...
When it goes up, one of the most visible parts of an industrial park planned for U.S. Highway 301 South near Interstate 16 might be a 157-foot-high water tower.
Recent Bulloch County high school graduates posted better - and worse - results on the ACT college-entrance exam than their counterparts from a year ago, depending on the subject.
The debate concerning religious expression in Bulloch County public schools could soon enter the courts.
BROOKLET - Despite a national news report's claims, Brooklet Elementary is not denying Christmas to anyone - students or teachers - school officials said Tuesday.
Law enforcement officers padlocked and chain-locked two Statesboro nightclubs Wednesday evening, just a few days after both were the scenes of violence.
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