An 18-year-old Bulloch County man was arrested Tuesday after deputies said he came to a playground to meet a 13-year-old girl to whom he was sending sexually explicit text messages.
Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.
Six local businessmen suing the Statesboro mayor and city council for alleged violations of Georgia's Open Meetings laws got their day in court Tuesday morning, but they left without an answer as the judge said he wouldn't release his decision until later in the week.
Bulloch County Commissioners, in a 4-2 vote, upheld Bulloch County Manager Tom Couch's decision to terminate a county department head for violating policy by failing a drug test.
A fight between a large crowd of teenagers Saturday at a local theater resulted in police asking a local department store to ban juveniles from entering the store without adult supervision.
Georgia Southern head football coach Jeff Monken helped launch Bulloch County's 2010 United Way campaign at a breakfast Tuesday.
Twelve hours of gospel music, car and motorcycle shows, concessions and more Saturday will benefit the Oncology and Hematology Departments at Backus Children's Hospital in Savannah through a local fundraising effort for the Children's Miracle Network.
A teenage boy charged as an adult in a child molestation case will remain in custody at Claxon Youth Detention Center until he undergoes a psychological evaluation, said Ogeechee Judicial Circuit Assistant District Attorney Michael Muldrew.
A man and his son are wanted in connection to a battery incident that happened Friday afternoon at a local metals/wrecking yard.
Dr. Greg Brock from Georgia Southern University's School of Economic Development was Monday's guest on the "Mornings unPHILtered" program.
Georgia Bureau of Investigation agents took boxes of documents from the Bulloch County Clerk of Courts office Friday, planning to review the records regarding the handling of over $3 million annually.
A man was killed early Thursday morning when a truck in which he was a passenger struck a culvert. The driver of the vehicle remains in critical condition, according to Bulloch County Coroner Jake Futch.
Two popular fund raising events for diabetes research were combined Saturday as the American Diabetes Association's Duck For Diabetes was held in conjunction with the "Step Out: Walk for Diabetes" event.
The City of Statesboro and its Public Works department will honor one of its longest tenured employees with a drop-in retirement party Tuesday afternoon.
The Bulloch County Public School system is known for its excellent media specialists. Now, Denise Borck, the media specialist at William James Middle School, was just selected as one of the best in Georgia.
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 ...