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.
Georgia Southern University police arrested a man Wednesday on rape charges. GSU Police Chief Mike Russell said Evan Lamar Beamon, 19, of Georgia Avenue, was taken into custody after investigation of a sexual assault incident reported Tuesday. An 18-year-old woman reported the assault occurred early Monday at an Eagle Village location. Reports indicated the victim knew Beamon, he said. The victim was not physically injured during the assault, he said. Beamon was taken to the ...
Folk music and acrobatic dances will take center stage when Georgia Southern University's Performing Arts Center welcomes the Hungarian State Folk Ensemble on Thursday.
Georgia's four-year high school graduation rate rose for the class of 2013 compared to their peers in the 2012 class, but local rates generally fell, according to data released Wednesday.
Police are searching for a man who robbed a woman at gunpoint in her home Sunday evening.
During a six-hour hearing Tuesday, the owner of a nightclub gave reasons why the business, temporarily closed by a judge's order, should remain open.
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.
Six juveniles, ranging in age from 9 to 14 years old, were arrested in connection with a burglary and vehicle break-in, police said.
Five women, four from Statesboro, pleaded guilty last week in federal court for their involvement in a stolen identify tax fraud scheme, U.S. Attorney Edward J. Tarver announced Tuesday in a news release.
A young man who chooses to wear a smile on his face every day, just below the glasses he has to wear every day, recently had an extra reason to smile.
Statesboro police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at Cambridge at Southern apartments on Dec. 3.
Yes, those pipes being laid along U.S. Highway 301 near Interstate 16 are Statesboro water and sewer mains. Nearby, a million-gallon water tower is rising. Expect to see more in 2014, but for the payoff in businesses and industries, think 2015 and beyond.
When I decided to run for mayor this past August, I knew my relationship with the Statesboro Herald would change and it did. For almost 10 years, I had written an "Inside Bulloch Business" column each week as well as a business news story.
Editor's note: Because of ongoing computer problems at the Bulloch County Jail, arrest photos for the two suspects were not available Monday.
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.