ATLANTA - The month of July kicks off the new year for state government. It's also the first effective day for dozens of laws passed by the General Assembly.
With the Bulloch County probate judge runoff just a few weeks away, two local candidates are hoping to keep the fires burning.
While only residents living in half of Bulloch County will find candidates for the Bulloch County Commission District 2A race on their ballots, the candidates themselves hope those residents will take the time to get out and vote.
While campaigning hard in their race to become the Ogeechee Judicial Circuit's newest Superior Court judge, and both sounding optimistic, Martha Hall and Michael Muldrew contend with dreary projections for turnout in the July 26 runoff.
Gov. Nathan Deal's appointment Friday of lawyer Laura Taulbee Marsh to the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia means that the 12th District seat on the board will continue to be held by a Statesboro resident.
A Savannah man involved in a domestic dispute Wednesday in Statesboro was arrested after police found him with marijuana "wax" in his possession.
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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.
Sales representative Curt Deal won the race for Bulloch County Board of Commissioners Seat 2A Tuesday with a 971-vote sweep.
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With his trademarked Big Kat Buggy and its innovative hitch mount, Statesboro-based entrepreneur Kevin Rackleff has made two winning trips to Vegas this year.
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Images from the Citizens Police Academy offer insight into the experience.
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. and Special Agent Chester McBride laid to rest at Mt. Zion AME Church Cemetery after his funeral at Hanner ...
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Chester McBride, who was killed on duty while serving in Afghanistand on Dec. 21, arrives home and is honored ...
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Nearly 400 paddling enthusiasts hit the Ogeechee River with their canoes and kayaks.
Climbing clubs from four Georgia universities and Clemson University competed in the Eighth Annual Southern Sendfest regional bouldering competition at Georgia Southern University on Saturday ...