Amusements of America is packing up the midway this morning, leaving the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair in Statesboro for another fair in the next town.
Investigators are searching for a man they said killed one victim and injured two others in an early-morning shooting Saturday on Orange Street.
A Statesboro man who claims he was barred from running for city council last year has appealed a lower court's ruling to the Georgia Supreme Court.
Today is the last day of the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair, and traditionally, the last night is the biggest night as far as the crowd goes.
Beginning in January, the Statesboro Fire Department hopes to add a new service for residents of Statesboro - safely removing victims from automobile crashes.
A 3-year-old Statesboro boy struck by a vehicle Saturday night is in stable condition, said Georgia State Patrol Sr. Trooper Brock Scott.
Historically, the last couple nights of the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair are the biggest regarding the number of folks who visit the annual event. If this is the case again this year, the Statesboro Kiwanis Club may be seeing record numbers.
The giant white dome went up Tuesday at Splash in the Boro, setting the stage for the numerous fall and winter programs offered at the aquatic center.
Many of you know Statesboro Herald photographer Michelle Boaen. She has shot photos of just about every event in Bulloch County. One of her primary duties during football season is to shoot Friday night high school football. She stands on the sidelines clicking away for the best shot.
Even though the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair has only been open two days, Dave Bacon has already become known as "the pigeon man."
An appeal by Glenn Compopiano and Michelle Masri of Oasis regarding a decision of the Alcohol Control Board will be heard by the city council at their regular meeting Tuesday night.
NEW YORK (AP) - A small plane carrying New York Yankee Cory Lidle slammed into a 50-story skyscraper Wednesday, apparently killing the pitcher and a second person in a crash that rained flaming debris onto the sidewalks and briefly raised fears of another terrorist attack.
The Georgia Board of Public Safety doesn't usually meet in Statesboro, but Thursday's meeting was an exception. The board held its October meeting at Georgia Southern University's Nessmith-Lane Building in order to honor a former board member, Hal Averitt.
With Georgia's 12th District up for grabs, Democratic Congressman John Barrow and Republican candidate Max Burns will face off in a forum Monday night at Ogeechee Technical College.
Two Bulloch County public schools were among those recognized by the state this week for their Advanced Placement exam results.
SAVANNAH - Two police officers won't face criminal charges for fatally shooting a southeast Georgia man inside his home after the man's fiancée called 911 seeking an ambulance to help him, the prosecutor reviewing the case said Wednesday.
Before receiving her high school diploma in May, Bulloch County's 2014 STAR student, Nidhi Aggarwal, will have earned more than a full year's college credits. Her SAT score, at a single sitting, was 2280 out of a possible 2400. She is a National Merit Finalist.
The Second Annual Chocolate 5K Run/Walk had ended successfully with a whopping $25,000 raised for Open Hearts Community Mission for the homeless of Statesboro and Bulloch County. Participants and volunteers were back home; media and paparazzi were relinquished of duties, and city workers were ready to reopen downtown streets for traffic.
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2014 Deen Day Smith Service to Mankind Awards.
Nothing creates a buzz in Statesboro like grocery store talk.
ATLANTA - Environmental regulators in Georgia would have to consult with local officials on how best to handle toxic spills under a proposal backed by House lawmakers.
Hundreds of high school students packed into the Russell Union Ballroom on Georgia Southern University's campus Saturday.
ATLANTA - More than half of this year's legislative session was already over when the House leadership filed a bill with little fanfare but big political ramifications.
At University Plaza, the face of the "Rumrunners Plantation Room" sign with the old Georgia state flags on it was no longer visible Friday. Some observers said the sign appeared to still be there atop the building, but face-down.
The Statesboro-Bulloch Crime Suppression Team arrested 20 people Thursday night and early Friday on drug violations, outstanding arrest warrants and other charges.
Georgia Southern University officials, specifically from the Dean of Students' Office and the Multicultural Student Center, plan to meet today with students leading efforts to change the sign and symbolism used by Rumrunners Plantation Room, a bar and music venue near campus.
Commissioner Roy Thompson took 10 minutes of a Bulloch County Board of Commissioners' meeting that fell on his birthday to react to a letter to the editor that criticized the commissioners.
SAVANNAH - A man convicted of acting as a pimp for women forced into prostitution was sentenced to life in federal prison Wednesday for his role in what prosecutors called a sex trafficking ring that traded women like slaves between Georgia, Florida and the Carolinas.
Georgia Southern fullback Dominique Shawn Swope has been arrested and charged with aggravated battery, Statesboro police announced Tuesday morning.