Editor's note: This article has been revised to reflect the following correction. Bulloch County Clerk of Courts Teresa Tucker pleaded guilty to two felony counts of violation of oath by public officer. Because of a reporter's mistake, front-page articles Tuesday and Wednesday incorrectly stated that she pleaded to misdemeanors. A corrected article on the plea agreement appears in Friday's print edition. The Statesboro Herald regrets the errors.
A Georgia Southern University professor has just had his third historical novel published.
The next opportunity for public input on religious expression in Bulloch County public schools will take place Thursday evening.
A man carrying marijuana and cash reached speeds up to 100 mph Monday evening before crashing into another car just outside Statesboro after he fled from Jenkins County deputies into Bulloch County, authorities said.
Editor's note: This article has been revised to reflect the following correction. Bulloch County Clerk of Courts Teresa Tucker pleaded to two felony counts of violation of oath by public officer. Because of a reporter's mistake, front-page articles Tuesday and Wednesday incorrectly stated that she pleaded to misdemeanors. A corrected article on the plea agreement appears in Friday's print edition. The Statesboro Herald regrets the errors.
Ogeechee Technical College was a finalist for the Technical College System of Georgia's Perdue Award, given to the system's Technical College of the Year.
When Georgia reported high school graduation rates on Wednesday, the focus was on what's called the "four-year adjusted cohort rate."
CLAXTON - About 60 people gathered Thursday night at Claxton's First African Missionary Baptist Church to say "enough" after the deaths of two young black men in gun violence nearby in the past two months.
NEWTOWN, Conn. - Bells tolled 26 times to honor the children and educators killed one year ago in a shooting rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School as local churches held memorial services and the country marked the anniversary with events including a White House moment of silence.
When Meg Heap first set foot on campus as a freshman in 1982, Georgia Southern College had about 6,000 students, and she watched the recently resurrected football team play in a high school stadium.
A Savannah man was convicted of several sex charges in federal court Tuesday in Statesboro. He was arrested in Millen after returning from a trip with a young girl during which he had sex with her and took explicit photographs of her, according to evidence presented during his trial.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. - A student who went to his suburban Denver high school Friday armed with a shotgun and looking for a specific teacher shot two students, including one critically, before apparently killing himself, the local sheriff said.
A letter by the Bulloch County Board of Education's attorney appears to have headed off the immediate threat of a lawsuit.
After hearing testimony Thursday about an allegedly forged lease agreement and several incidents involving police, Bulloch County Superior Court Judge John R. Turner continued a hearing to determine whether Primetime Lounge, closed earlier this month by his order, should be allowed to reopen.
Long-time area musician Gary Barnes' career will come to a close Saturday evening at the Emma Kelly Theater.
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.