With two weeks remaining until voters choose Statesboro's next mayor, all four candidates shared a stage Tuesday night to spread their messages to an attending and viewing audience.
Lamar Dodd spent a lifetime in the arts, a prolific painter for most of his 90 years. More impressive yet, he seems to have been reborn again and again through the years, creating in new styles, seeing the world through new eyes - and revealing it to us all.
Two candidates for Statesboro's District 1 City Council seat shared ideas and concerns Tuesday night during a forum hosted by the Statesboro Herald.
The Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair brings a great deal more to the table than thrill rides and funnel cakes.
Editor's note: This is the second of two articles profiling the two candidates for the Statesboro City Council District 1 office.
With zombies growling, sirens wailing, drums rolling and children laughing in delight, a colorful and exciting parade through downtown Statesboro Monday kicked off the 2013 Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair.
Borrowing the mantra of legendary football coach Erk Russell, Phil Boyum promised last year to "Do Right" by Statesboro District 1 voters.
When the six candidates for contested seats in Statesboro's city government appeared at the Democratic Party's Pancakes & Politics, residents asked personal questions about jobs and crime.
A man who ran a stop sign was also smoking marijuana in his truck, according to a Bulloch County Sheriff's deputy who said the man was also charged with illegal possession of prescription drugs.
Even though one man shouted a warning, it was too late to escape the law as drug agents and other officers on Mikell Street Thursday responded to a narcotics complaint, according to a Bulloch County Sheriff's Office report.
"I thought everyone knew how to boil water and cook rice," Azure Rountree's husband joked affectionately early in their marriage.
The Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair, serving seven counties, will see its 52nd year arrive with a parade kickoff at
A Bulloch County farm was recognized recently at the Georgia National Fair in Perry for its historical significance.
Dr. Adewale Troutman, the president of the American Public Health Association, traces disparities in Americans' health to differences in income, education, race and ZIP codes. In a lecture at Georgia Southern University, he urged students to do something about it.
Man 2 Man, a local support group for men with prostate cancer, got a special visit Friday from an expert at Mayo Clinic.
Georgia Southern University's Theatre and Performance Program will present Pearl Cleage's "Flyin' West" starting today.
Three dogs are dead after what authorities suspect is intentional poisoning.
Three area schools earned state "Reward" status this year, according to a list released Tuesday by the Georgia Department of Education.
About 90 minutes before the shots were fired that killed one man and wounded a second outside one Statesboro nightclub, shots were fired in a separate incident outside another, nearby nightclub in which no one was injured, police said.
On a day reserved to celebrate America's veterans, retired U.S. Army Major Tom McElwee urged everyone to remember what servicemen and women fight for, and why they do.
An outpouring of community care and support was shown to a wounded warrior and his family Sunday evening at the Olive Garden restaurant in Statesboro.
In three years, 18 authors with local ties have been honored for their success by Statesboro: The Write Place.
A man was killed and a second was wounded after shots were fired early Sunday morning at Primetime Lounge, police said.
From a rising star to a Songwriters Hall of Famer, the six authors of this year's Statesboro: The Write Place festival will turn the Emma Kelly Theater into a national stage or writing talent.
Representatives with the American Legion Dexter Allen Post 90 say Monday will offer cause to celebrate; and they hope the community will join them.
The widening of Georgia Highway 67 - Statesboro's Fair Road - to four lanes down to Interstate 16 shows up as a $36.4 million item in the proposed Statewide Transportation Improvement Program, with right-of-way purchases funded in 2016 and construction "after 2017." It's Bulloch County's biggest project in the $4 billion, four-year improvement program.
A small brick church at the end of a dirt road in Brooklet recently commemorated an event that no other church in Bulloch County can boast of. Antioch Missionary Baptist Church traces its roots back to September 1863 and recently celebrated its 150th anniversary. "It has been my pleasure and still another blessing from the Almighty God to serve as pastor of the oldest and one of the best churches in Bulloch ...
Stilson Elementary School's well pump stopped working, leaving the school without water, at about 9:50 a.m. Friday, the Bulloch County school system said.
Two people were arrested Thursday in connection with a recent armed robbery and kidnapping, and six others in the same apartment were charged with drug-related offenses, police said.
A 39-year-old man exposed himself as students boarded a Bulloch County school bus Thursday morning, and then undercover sheriff's investigators caught the suspect doing the same thing Friday, the sheriff's office said.