An unusual dip in temperature and strong breezes didn't deter more than 700 youth and adults who converged on Statesboro High School's Womack Field for this area's first Fields of Faith event.
A local business, 180 Fitness will present "Bubbles in the Boro," its first 5K fundraiser race, on Saturday, Oct. 19 at Georgia Southern University's Recreation Activity Center Pavilion. The race will showcase thousands of bubbles along the race track and throughout the event. All proceeds from this year's race will benefit Alma Freeman, a Bulloch County wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend who is battling cancer. In addition to the 5K, there will be ...
With campaign season ramping up for candidates seeking the Statesboro mayor's office, all four hopefuls shared a stage Thursday to voice their messages to interested voters.
Three of four surviving suspects in the June killing of a Statesboro man pleaded not guilty Wednesday during arraignment hearings.
Graveyards are often spooky, especially around Halloween. But when the second annual "Tales from the Tomb" historical tour takes place at Statesboro's Eastside Cemetery, the "spooks" will also deliver a treat. The tour, hosted by the Bulloch County Historical Society, will feature eight prominent Bulloch County citizens buried in the cemetery, as well as one "surprise" traveling spirit buried in another Bulloch County cemetery, said historical society member Virginia Anne Franklin Waters, the project coordinator. ...
Bulloch County sheriff's deputies recovered a loaded, stolen handgun Wednesday when they stopped a couple of men they deemed suspicious.
Georgia Southern University mascot Gus boldly went where no Eagle has gone before. Gus has landed safely after being launched into the stratosphere on a mission to promote STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) learning. To gain a bird's-eye view of earth, Gus was attached to a weather balloon and a rig with multiple high-definition video cameras and tracking equipment for liftoff at Paulson Stadium at 8 a.m. on Sept. 10. Gus reached an altitude of ...
A man arrested last week for harboring a teenage runaway is the girl's father, but family members suspect inappropriate behavior, according to law enforcement reports.
The Statesboro Fire Department gained a new tool this week to combat structure fires and other emergency scenarios, and it's a force to be reckoned with.
Thursday, for the first time, all four candidates vying to be the mayor of Statesboro will share a stage.
A huge metal fork reported stolen earlier this year was found propped against a utility pole along a busy highway Wednesday.
City employees are winning big by losing a lot, as part of a health initiative that kicked off this year.
A partnership between the Georgia Southern University Department of Writing and Linguistics the Statesboro Friends of the Library is bringing best-selling authors Brock Clarke and Kevin Wilson for two nights of public readings.
A man is behind bars after reportedly having sex with a runaway teenager, police said. Statesboro police arrested a man Friday they said engaged in sexual intercourse with the juvenile. Sherrod Antonio Natson, 23, of Lanier Drive, is charged with child molestation, statutory rape and enticing a child for indecent purposes, said Advanced Patrol Officer Justin Samples, the police department's public information officer. The incident surrounding Natson's arrest, which remains under investigation, stems from a ...
An accident Tuesday morning involving a Statesboro police officer is under investigation by Georgia State Patrol troopers.
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.
The SUV that a Richmond Hill woman was driving ran off U.S. Highway 80 East "for an unknown reason" before it crashed and killed her, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
New indictments have been filed against Sherri Akins, the former Bulloch County clerk of courts, and Teresa Tucker, the current, suspended clerk of courts.
New businesses create new jobs, and lead to economic prosperity.
Local leaders of nearly every sort gathered in one place Thursday to review and discuss ongoing issues affecting Bulloch County.
A 30-year-old Richmond Hill woman was killed after a vehicle wreck Wednesday night on U.S. Highway 80 East near Prather Road, Bulloch County Coroner Jake Futch said Thursday.
An alert neighbor helped Bulloch County sheriff's deputies find a man suspected of trying to break into a home Wednesday morning, the sheriff's office said.
ATLANTA - Jason Carter, the grandson of former President Jimmy Carter and a state lawmaker from Atlanta, said Thursday that he plans to run for governor of Georgia next year, energizing Democrats coming off a 2010 election in which the GOP claimed every statewide office.
A dozen police vehicles responded to a high-speed chase initiated on northbound Georgia Highway 67 just outside of Statesboro and ending on South Main Street where three suspects were arrested in a stolen vehicle at about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.
VIEW FLASH GALLERY
View 2012 Dancing with the Statesboro Stars photo gallery