The Statesboro-Bulloch Chamber of Commerce will honor a Small Business of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, Business Leader of the Year and Chamber Committee of the Year during a Jan. 17 luncheon at the Nessmith-Lane Conference Center.
Bundle up, Bulloch County.
She was held lovingly in the arms of her parents, 3½-year-old sister and grandparents for just 15 short days, but the Greens will hold Sarah Bethany Green in their hearts forever.
History will be made shortly after 9 a.m. Tuesday in Statesboro City Council chambers.
With roller coaster weather typical of south Georgia, temperatures are expected to bounce between cool and downright chilly as weather experts also predict sunshine one day and clouds the next.
Metter police arrested a man Thursday morning after he reportedly beat and stabbed his girlfriend, who officers found walking down the street after the incident.
A woman who tried to help a Bulloch County Jail inmate escape on Christmas Day has been arrested, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.
A Statesboro cooking enthusiast brought her Bulloch County flair to the season premiere of the ABC reality show "The Taste" Thursday evening.
Nellie Sowell wasn't very happy when her car broke down last spring. No matter that she just turned 100 years old; she claims she can still drive as well as anyone.
A Claxton man authorities said is a Ku Klux Klan member was recently sentenced to more than four years in prison after pleading guilty to two counts of providing a firearm to a convicted felon.
Police have two armed robbery suspects in custody - and are seeking a third - they say are responsible for a home invasion incident Nov. 21 at The Avenue at Southern.
Calling all fashionistas.
The Christmas presents are open, and the New Year's celebrations are finished.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court has thrown a hitch into President Barack Obama's new health care law by blocking a requirement that some religion-affiliated organizations provide health insurance that includes birth control.
A Statesboro woman has been charged with 80 counts, including 40 counts of financial identity fraud, in connection with at least two victims, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.
Award-winning author and producer David Fulmer will offer his insights into the life of a Statesboro legend at the Emma Kelly Theater inside the Averitt Center for the Arts in downtown Statesboro. The lecture is set for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 4.
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.