Plans for a new Bulloch County administrative annex building are moving forward. Kevin Palmer, the founding principal architect of Statesboro-based Palmer Architects, gave a brief presentation on the preliminary planning his firm has done for the building to the Bulloch County Board of Commissioners at their regular meeting Tuesday. Afterward, the board voted 5-0 to extend the contract, allowing Palmer Architects to proceed to the next phase, schematic design and preconstruction. Commissioner Walter Gibson and ...
Cory Joseph Wilson's life was cut short too soon, but he has left a lasting impression on the College of Business Administration at Georgia Southern University.
Michael Boddie has a career goal: to teach Spanish in a Georgia high school.
Bulloch County school system employees could see fewer furlough days next year.
The planned shooting and archery complex at Georgia Southern University took another step toward becoming reality Wednesday.
EXCELSIOR - In the days when Statesboro was a small town that people from surrounding areas in Bulloch County came to twice a year for court, Excelsior was a flourishing cultural center.
Experience 2013 is coming to the Platinum Lounge. No, it's not a hip-hop concert like what has packed the downtown Statesboro nightclub on the occasional Friday or Saturday night. Rather, it's a worship conference scheduled for 5 p.m. Sunday, March 24. Silee Williams, 27, is a minister and life coach based in Atlanta, but he grew up in Statesboro - the first school he attended was Sallie Zetterower Elementary, then to Langston Chapel Middle and ...
A man has been charged with stealing metal and wire from cellular towers in Bulloch County, the sheriff's office announced Friday.
Two people were arrested with roughly 10 pounds of marijuana Thursday after a brief chase ended with the suspects' vehicle crashing into the side of Agri Supply on U.S. Highway 301 South, police said.
When Bulloch County public schools start hiring new teachers for the 2013-14 school year, those applicants will have an extra step their peers in previous years have not.
Wednesday morning started off like any other at Sallie Zetterower Elementary School.
Editor's note: This article has been revised to reflect the following clarification, which appears in the Jan. 30 print edition: An article that appeared on the front page Jan. 13 indicated that Rep. Jan Tankersley, R-Brooklet, did not appear in a 2010 voting record for the state hospital provider fee, commonly known as the "hospital bed tax." The reason she did not appear was because she did not begin her tenure as a state legislator until 2011.
As health care costs mount and the Affordable Care Act begins to take hold, one aspect of the sweeping law has divided Georgia's medical community and politicians.
School proceeded normally in Bulloch County on Monday, the first day of class since the tragic Connecticut school shooting.
The three commencement ceremonies held Friday at Hanner Fieldhouse had 10 notable absences: graduating seniors on the Georgia Southern football team.
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. Arrest photos are available for viewing at statesboroherald.com/arrests/
When Joe Brannen began his service as a Statesboro city councilman in 1998, the city had a population of about 20,000 and an annual operating budget of about $17.5 million.
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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