SYLVANIA - "A mayor needs to be smart, fair, polite, and a good listener," wrote Stephen Thompson of Sylvania in his winning essay for the "If I Were Mayor" essay contest. He continues, "If I were mayor I would try to be all these things."
METTER - Two months after fugitive William Jimmy Page, Jr. allegedly cut his ankle monitoring device in his hometown of Metter and fled the state, U.S. Marshals located him near St. Petersburg, Fl., where a shooting ensued that took the life of Page.
This week on "Talkin' Sports - The Chris Halbert Show," Chris talks about Georgia Southern heading to Columbia, S.C., this weekend to participate in an NCAA Baseball Regional. He discusses GSU chances in advancing out of the regional with defending NCAA champion South Carolina.
It wasn't just any old lemonade stand Ragan Locke set up on Bell Road last week; she was raising money for a neighbor who lost his home to a house fire.
Basking alongside a pool, reuniting with close friends and making memories to last a lifetime – What most people call a vacation is, for a group of Bulloch County children this summer, simply Thursday.
Listen to Swap, Buy or Sell with Tommy Palmer - June 2, 2011
A man found dead in his truck on Interstate 16 Thursday likely died of natural causes, said Bulloch County Coroner Jake Futch.
Weather experts predict a normal summer for South Georgia, but if things don't change soon, Bulloch County could remain hot and dry.
Bulloch County Commissioners and city representatives met Wednesday to begin finalizing details regarding fund allocation for future Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) dollars.
A trail ride and family fun day will help raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. HK Farm of Cobbtown is partnering with Glennville's Strickland Farm to host a "Saddle Up" event to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
Listen to Swap, Buy or Sell - June 1, 2011
In spite of a massive fish kill a week before, people enjoyed swimming and other activities over the Memorial Day weekend at various spots along the Ogeechee River.
LONDON - A respected international panel of scientists says cell phones are possible cancer-causing agents, putting them in the same category as the pesticide DDT, gasoline engine exhaust and coffee.
Though yet to reach a collective agreement to allow citizens vote for an early extension of the existing Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST), Bulloch County Commissioners and city officials will assemble today to confer about future SPLOST-funded projects.
Listen to Swap, Buy or Sell - May 31, 2011
Images from the Citizens Police Academy offer insight into the experience.
Statesboro Herald Staff Photographer Scott Bryant shares his top pictures from 2015.
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. and Special Agent Chester McBride laid to rest at Mt. Zion AME Church Cemetery after his funeral at Hanner ...
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Chester McBride, who was killed on duty while serving in Afghanistand on Dec. 21, arrives home and is honored ...
See how downtown Statesboro is transformed by Halloween fun.
Check out pictures from the 2015 Dancing with the Statesboro Stars. The annual fundraiser added a second permance this year and raised $107,000 to ...
Nearly 400 paddling enthusiasts hit the Ogeechee River with their canoes and kayaks.
Climbing clubs from four Georgia universities and Clemson University competed in the Eighth Annual Southern Sendfest regional bouldering competition at Georgia Southern University on Saturday ...
The Statesboro Herald and members of the community would like to recognize the men and women who have served in the Armed Forces on Veterans ...