A Swainsboro teen was killed Friday night after losing control of his vehicle, according to information from Georgia State Patrol Trooper John Priest.
Police arrested a third juvenile Saturday in connection with the March 10 shooting that left a teenage victim fighting for his life.
Proving teamwork pays off, investigators from the Statesboro Police Department and Georgia Southern University Police arrested three men Monday night, just hours after forming a partnership to solve a rash of recent armed robberies that took place near the university campus.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Tuesday, April 21, 2008
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Statesboro Police detectives are investigating a "strong-arm" rape they said occurred between 9:30 p.m. Friday and 8:30 a.m. Saturday, according to police incident reports.
The Statesboro City Council meets tonight to consider a new round of proposals for the installation and operation of wireless broadband/high speed internet service.
For parents, being called to the front office of the school their child attends can be a traumatic experience, especially if there is something wrong. The professionals in the Mill Creek Elementary School office understand that, and try their best to set all parents at ease once they enter the halls of Mill Creek.
Eight armed robberies within a month have Statesboro Police joining forces with Georgia Southern University Police in effort to end the robberies and put the men responsible behind bars.
Music, arts, food and dancing were all part of the Second Annual Celebration South event Saturday in downtown Statesboro.
(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.)
Every year, the very best high-school students from across the country compete for a scholarship available for the Interlochen Summer Arts Camp offered to a student from each of the 50 United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Bulloch County Sheriff's investigators arrested a second convenience store owner on gambling charges, said Bulloch County Sheriff Lynn Anderson.
Students at Southeast Bulloch High School planned a protest to be held in the school gymnasium Friday, but out of respect for Principal Joni Walker- Seier, they followed her urging to resist the display of support they planned.
A teenage girl who police say faked a racial death threat was turned back over to her parents after being arrested.
SAVANNAH - Buoyed in part by labor woes on the West Coast, the booming seaports in Savannah and Brunswick saw another fiscal year of record-smashing amounts of cargo moving across their docks, the Georgia Ports Authority reported Monday.
Generations of household debris hit the big green bin outside an old house on West Inman Street as incoming Georgia Southern University freshmen helped the Downtown Statesboro Development Authority with its latest rehab project.
Step back a little over a decade ago and downtown Statesboro was experiencing a rebirth with the completion of the renovations of the Averitt Center for the Arts and the Emma Kelly Theater.
The Averitt Center for the Arts was awarded a $12,500 grant from Georgia Department of Economic Development's Georgia Council for the Arts July 9 as part of its Partner and Project grant funding for the 2016 fiscal year.
So, what do Sumo wrestling and tug-of-war have to do with Legos?
Statesboro Jaycees' bi-annual event, Jaycees' Nite Out, held May 15, resulted in proceeds totaling $2,000 presented to the Boys & Girls Club of Bulloch County.
About 100 members of the Up With People cast touring North America in 2015 will be in Statesboro for the week of Aug. 24-31. While in Bulloch County, the cast will participate in various local service projects and live with local host families. And on Friday, Aug. 28 at 7 p.m., Up with People will perform a variety show at Statesboro High School for the public.
The Bulloch County Board of Commissioners will hold two hearings Tuesday and a third on Aug. 4 to allow input from citizens concerning a proposed increase in property taxes of 18.1 percent.
With a vote Thursday night that also included other items under "old business," the Bulloch County Board of Education quietly took the final step to keep its property tax rate the same as last year's.
Families in Statesboro have the opportunity to bring a bit of the world into their own homes next month when the international cast of Up with People arrives in Statesboro, the fourth stop on their 2015 fall world tour.
ATLANTA - Art, monument or embarrassment?
Bulloch County sheriff's investigators arrested a man Thursday who they say had inappropriate involvement with a juvenile.
Two men suspected in a July 6 home invasion are now behind bars. Bulloch County Sheriff Lynn Anderson said the men ransacked the house on Bella Terra Road near Brooklet while an elderly couple hid in a locked bedroom during the robbery.
The music of one of the most popular bands of all time will be the centerpiece of a fundraising concert staged by the Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education.