The city of Statesboro's search for a police chief, who will probably be hired by a new city manager, has drawn 21 applicants. Nine of the candidates are from Georgia, but the other 12 hail from nine different states, reports city Human Resources Director Jeff Grant.
A source close to the Georgia Board of Regents has confirmed that Statesboro attorney Laura Taulbee Marsh will be appointed to the board. That announcement is expected from Gov. Nathan Deal's office Friday.
The cause of a Thursday morning fire in a two-story building on North Walnut St. in Statesboro is undetermined, but fire officials do not suspect arson.
Statesboro City Council approved an increase Tuesday in the base charge for most water and sewer bills, but with a promise to create an equal credit for low-income residential customers age 65 and over. People who pay city bills with a credit card will also pay a new 2 percent fee.
The Alzheimer's Association invites residents to help reclaim the future for millions by participating in the Alzheimer's Association's Walk to End Alzheimer's.
The summer stock season for the Averitt Center for the Arts opens Thursday night with the satirical play "Red, White, and Tuna." Performances are set for 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the Whitaker Black Box Theater on West Main Street.
SAVANNAH - Five people died early Wednesday in a head-on crash between two cars on Interstate 16 west of Savannah.
Georgia Bureau of Investigation agents released sketches on Wednesday of two home invasion suspects believed to have targeted a Pryor Road home in Newington on Monday.
The Bulloch County Correctional Institute was named best in the state during a recent awards ceremony hosted by the Georgia Department of Corrections.
The first official days of summer in the Bulloch County area are expected to bring intense heat and humidity, along with warnings from public safety officials to drink plenty of water, to avoid going out during the hottest part of the day and to check on those at risk.
Statesboro police arrested a Sylvania woman on Friday who has a history of passing fraudulent checks and with identity theft, charging her again with two counts of passing fictitious checks at local grocery stores.
Statesboro police arrested eight people Saturday after responding to a reported fight at Park Place Apartments.
Husband and wife team Brianne and Corey Ackerly have relocated to Statesboro from New York to open Primos Italian Pizza Kitchen.
Ticket sales for the 43rd Annual Bulloch County Historical Society meeting are available through Wednesday at the front counter of the Statesboro Herald office at 1 Proctor St.
ATLANTA - More than 2,700 men and women applied to become Georgia state troopers last year, but only 30 passed a variety of evaluations and completed the necessary training to join the force.
While most will spend the holiday weekend relaxing and enjoying picnics, family gatherings and fireworks, law enforcement will be on extra patrol to ensure the ...
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Born in the ashes of the smoldering South after the Civil War, the Ku Klux Klandied and was reborn before losing the fight ...
In 1916, on the last day of June, a man was born who would make a great impact on others throughout his life.
The holiday weekend will start with a bang as Downtown Statesboro's First Friday event offers free watermelon, music and other family fun, and the ...
Dr. Jaimie Hebert's schedule for Friday, his first day as president of Georgia Southern University, includes meeting with his presidential cabinet, touring campus with ...
Statesboro's new Alcoholic Beverages Ordinance, most provisions of which take effect Friday, requires that owners of bars and restaurants maintain order in and around ...
A Bulloch County Correctional Institute inmate died Tuesday after passing out during exercise inside the facility.
A young Southern belle, a feisty hellfire-and-brimstone preacher and a few other "ghosts" from Bulloch County's rich historical past graced the Bulloch County Historical ...
Statesboro police arrested a man on Sunday who is suspected in an armed robbery committed June 1.
Great Dane Trailers in Statesboro is ramping up its operations and will hold a job fair Tuesday to help hire 100 employees. The additional employees ...
A 19-year-old Statesboro man was arrested early Monday morning after a shooting at Morris Heights Apartments.
Have you seen one of those "Wing Man" shirts with a proud Labrador retriever watching ducks fly over?
The armed robbery of a local neighborhood convenience store was more than just a robbery, it was an invasion of a family oriented business, and ...
Friday, Bragg Motor Service on Northside Drive West in Statesboro will celebrate 60 years in business. The company was founded by husband and wife team ...
Knee-deep in a southeast Georgia swamp, a woman wades through the water all alone.