ATLANTA - Georgia would loosen rules meant to prevent hog manure from washing into streams and rivers under a proposal before regulators, but critics argue environmental harm would come from the plan touted by backers as a way to help level the economic playing field.
Each fall when the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair comes to Statesboro, people go for a variety of reasons.
BRUNSWICK - A Georgia man was convicted of murder Friday in the beating deaths of his father and seven extended family members inside the cramped mobile they all shared, but he was spared a death sentence in a deal attorneys made to avoid a hung jury.
U.S. Rep. John Barrow, D-Ga., will host three "Congress on the Corner" town hall style meetings today in Bulloch, Toombs and Candler counties.
A local emergency room physician will be featured in a new episode of "Untold Stories of the ER" Sunday.
Colorful, scream-evoking thrill rides on the midway are a big draw at the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair.
Waiting to hear who would be named Grand Champion of the 37th annual East Georgia Marching Band Festival, Southeast Bulloch High School band members were confident they put on a good show. The Swarm, which won the Grand Champion trophy in 2011, was one of 13 bands to compete last Saturday at Statesboro High School.
The Bulloch County school system's loss is the Bryan County school system's gain. After a nearly two-hour executive session Thursday night, the Bulloch County school board emerged from behind closed doors at about 10 p.m. and unanimously voted to accept the resignation of Dr. Fran Stephens, the assistant superintendent of curriculum and instruction. The action also released Stephens from her contract, allowing her to accept a new position as an assistant principal at Richmond Hill ...
This year's seventh season of "Georgia Traveler" is sure to be farm fresh and tasty.
Gloomy weather dampened attendance as the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair opened the first two nights, but fair officials are confident the crisp fall temperatures this weekend will help make up for the loss.
A showy, school bus-themed podium that toured the state with Georgia first lady Sandra Deal last year found a new home Thursday at Langston Chapel Elementary School.
Two men held a victim at gunpoint Wednesday night while forcing him to drive them to an ATM, then his apartment, police said.
SPRINGFIELD - An agreement between Effingham County and King America Finishing is under wraps, after county commissioners agreed Tuesday night to an out-of-court settlement.
HINESVILLE - Gov. Nathan Deal spoke Wednesday for 30 minutes about job creation and growing the economy, educating the future workforce, benefits of the Port of Savannah expansion project and criminal justice reform during his visit to Liberty County.
With thousands heading to the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair this week, traffic is expected to be quite heavy.
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.
Rain may have turned some people away from Mainstreet Farmers Market this year, but those who shopped on the market's 34 regular-season Saturdays spent more on fresh produce and other items than ever before.
Reacting to a group of teachers and community members worried that religious freedoms are being stripped from the classroom, the Bulloch County Board of Education held an impromptu meeting Monday to offer support that notion, but reaffirm its obligation to separate church and state.
FORT STEWART - Authorities are investigating after a man was found dead at a campsite on Fort Stewart.
Tuesday is the day.
There's never a dull day for the athletic director of a Football Bowl Subdivision program.
The holiday shopping season started as a marathon, not a sprint.