Borrowing the mantra of legendary football coach Erk Russell, Phil Boyum promised last year to "Do Right" by Statesboro District 1 voters.
When the six candidates for contested seats in Statesboro's city government appeared at the Democratic Party's Pancakes & Politics, residents asked personal questions about jobs and crime.
A man who ran a stop sign was also smoking marijuana in his truck, according to a Bulloch County Sheriff's deputy who said the man was also charged with illegal possession of prescription drugs.
Even though one man shouted a warning, it was too late to escape the law as drug agents and other officers on Mikell Street Thursday responded to a narcotics complaint, according to a Bulloch County Sheriff's Office report.
"I thought everyone knew how to boil water and cook rice," Azure Rountree's husband joked affectionately early in their marriage.
The Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair, serving seven counties, will see its 52nd year arrive with a parade kickoff at
A Bulloch County farm was recognized recently at the Georgia National Fair in Perry for its historical significance.
Dr. Adewale Troutman, the president of the American Public Health Association, traces disparities in Americans' health to differences in income, education, race and ZIP codes. In a lecture at Georgia Southern University, he urged students to do something about it.
Man 2 Man, a local support group for men with prostate cancer, got a special visit Friday from an expert at Mayo Clinic.
The purchase of lye and other items led to a man's arrest for operating a methamphetamine lab, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.
A chemical spill in September at a Screven County textiles plant was no threat to the Ogeechee River, according to an attorney speaking for the Ogeechee Riverkeeper.
A dream turned to reality this week when members of military family crossed the threshold of their new, renovated Bulloch County home - one that came with no price tag.
Editor's note: This is the last in a series profiling the four candidates for the Statesboro mayor's office.
Vampires are scary, but the dark side of "Count Dracula" is offset by a bit of humor as the Averitt STARS present a comedic version of Bram Stoker's legendary vampire tale.
A man who fought deputies trying to arrest him threatened to kill them even after being subdued by a Taser, according to Bulloch County sheriff's incident reports.
Computer system upgrades have caused some growing pains at the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office and Jail, but it's a necessary inconvenience that other offices and agencies have dealt with as well.
A special sendoff will be held for Statesboro mayor Joe Brannen Tuesday to celebrate his many years of service to the city.
The debate concerning religious expression in Bulloch County public schools could soon enter the courts.
An impassioned group of teachers, preachers and community members filled the William James Educational Complex Thursday night to express dissatisfaction over a perceived assault on religious expression in area schools.
An escapee from Colquitt County Correctional Institute, convicted of committing several burglaries and other crimes in Bulloch County, was apprehended Thursday in the Portal area.
JOHANNESBURG - Nelson Mandela, who became one of the world's most beloved statesmen and a colossus of the 20th century when he emerged from 27 years in prison to negotiate an end to white minority rule in South Africa, has died. He was 95.
Statesboro's Public Works Department intends to roll out a pair of vehicles this month that will be the first in a plan to save big dollars for the city.
If you are bored on Friday evening, you only have yourself to blame.
A runoff election assured to produce a historic result went down to the wire Tuesday.
BROOKLET - Despite a national news report's claims, Brooklet Elementary is not denying Christmas to anyone - students or teachers - school officials said Tuesday.
Tonight, we will likely know who the next mayor of Statesboro will be: Jonathan McCollar or Jan Moore.
Andrew Young will be the featured speaker at Georgia Southern University's 2014 MLK Celebration.
The November meeting of the Home Builders Association of Statesboro didn't have a typical guest speaker.
Georgia Southern University's Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art announces the Fall Student Made sale (formerly known as Club Mud Exhibition and Sale), which will take place Thursday through Thursday at the Center for Art & Theatre, 1334 Southern Drive.
For several years, I commuted back and forth on Highway 67 South to Bryan County serving as a school psychologist in the Bryan County school system. Each day, I would pass Hodges Antiques, occasionally stopping in.