A man who was slow to obey deputies' commands was ordered to the ground at gunpoint and eventually arrested on a drug charge, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.
NAACP leaders from all over Georgia, who met Friday and Saturday in Statesboro, made education and health care their focus.
BLACK CREEK - Daniel Defense will expand its operations at the Interstate Centre in a $20 million project expected to add 120 new jobs over the next five years, Gov. Nathan Deal announced Thursday afternoon.
The Bulloch County Board of Education approved Dr. Mary A. Felton of Rockdale County Public Schools as the school system's new assistant superintendent of teaching and learning during its work session meeting on Thursday night.
Georgia Southern University has selected Jan Bond as the new associate vice president of marketing and communications.
Three incidents that took place in a span of four months last year at homes in the Savannah Avenue area are linked to a single suspect, Statesboro police said Friday.
A weeklong break at Thanksgiving is back on the 2014-15 calendar for the Bulloch County schools. But at the end of the school year, classes will continue until Friday, May 29, 2015, with no Memorial Day holiday.
Note: The following is part of an occasional series about "unsung heroes" in the Bulloch County School System.
The mother of a 28-year-old man with a mental health condition who has been missing for more than a year made an emotional plea Thursday for help in finding her son "whether he's living or not."
Atlanta's airport. The waters off the coast of Georgia. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream.
Bulloch County commissioners set qualifying fees Tuesday for the eight county posts that will appear on the May 20 primary ballots. Only one of those posts, clerk of courts, is elected countywide.
Marching or watching in bright sunshine, people taking part in Statesboro's 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade celebrated. But along the way - and afterward at the concluding program - they heard exhortations to service and shouts against complacency.
After the region's bout with severe winter weather earlier this month, the American Red Cross is asking all eligible blood and platelet donors to help offset a weather-related shortfall in donations.
If one word could sum up the theme of the speakers at Saturday's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer Breakfast, it would be "change."
While every celebration of the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is special, this year's parade has an added touch.
SPRINGFIELD - Kim Moretz was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in prison, and another five years of probation, following her conviction last week in concealing the death of Charlie Ray III.
At first, Bulloch County Schools announced Tuesday afternoon that classes would be held as scheduled Wednesday.
David Pennington says that if elected, he will be Georgia's first limited-government, conservative Republican governor.
Just a year and a half after Christy Hulsey took over a long-established Statesboro business in Colonial House of Flowers, her company was saluted as one of the 100 fastest-growing businesses owned or led by University of Georgia graduates.
Charles D. Sikes, honored Monday as the 2014 Citizen of the Year by Statesboro's two Rotary Clubs, has served his country, state and county under special circumstances.
With her sweet little smile, Sa'Diyah "Sadie" Pierce melts the hearts of those around her, and without saying a word, this 4-year-old charmer manages to get her point across.
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2014 Deen Day Smith Service to Mankind awards.
ATLANTA - Just two weeks ago, Atlanta became a national punch line when a few inches of snow crippled the city. Comedians said the gridlocked highways looked more like a zombie apocalypse than the South's bustling business hub.
Three men have been arrested in connection with the Jan. 26 shooting death of 39-year-old Joy Lee Ann Brown, the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office said Monday.
Six runners from Millen will raise funds for the Wounded Warrior Project and the Fisher House at Fort Gordon.
SAVANNAH - While Republicans in eastern Georgia say they're more committed than ever to defeating Democratic U.S. Rep. John Barrow in the fall elections, GOP voters may have a tougher time than expected choosing a nominee in the primary.
Two years after an alarming slump in payments, the Bulloch County Emergency Medical Service has improved the revenue it receives from patient billing. So for now, at least, the county government is keeping the billing in-house.
Note: The following is part of an occasional series about "unsung heroes" in the Bulloch County school system.