Working with leadership consulting firm Developmental Associates LLC, city of Statesboro staff members received 45 applicants for police chief this time around and have pared the list to about a third of that number.
The Statesboro Police Department no longer will provide funeral procession escorts unless conducted by off-duty officers who will charge for their service.
The first African-American to graduate from Georgia Southern with a Fine Arts degree will bring his national portrait exhibit – "The Soul Within: Figuration by Abner Cope" – to the Averitt Center for the Arts in Statesboro from Friday through Feb. 25.
Farmers in Bulloch and Candler counties who lost orchard trees, suffered damaged fences or equipment due to downed trees and wind or experienced debris cleanup costs following Hurricane Matthew may be eligible for assistance through the Emergency Conservation Program offered by the Bulloch-Candler County Farm Service Agency Office.
With Southern Dive Center, Statesboro not only has a place that sells and rents scuba equipment, but one that offers classes for diving certification and specialties such as wreck diving, night diving and underwater photography.
Renasant Bank just announced the appointment of community leader Carolyn Ethridge as Statesboro market president.
Never again will you wake up at 2 a.m. disappointed there are no warm cookies at your house. Insomnia Cookies can take care of your late night or anytime cooking cravings.
A woman wanted for jewelry theft tried hiding under a bed while her husband distracted Bulloch County Sheriff's deputies by causing a disturbance when they tried to serve warrants Thursday.
A new K9 officer with Georgia Southern University brings something to the table that has been missing; explosives detection.
ATLANTA - Georgia's General Assembly gavels in a new legislative session on Monday. The opening days of a legislative session typically include more ceremony than legislative action, but the agenda Gov. Nathan Deal is expected to lay out in his State of the State address this week will shape the 40-day legislative session.
Several people in Bulloch County have been targeted recently by scammers who threatened them with jail time if they didn't pay up.
Former Bulloch County Sheriff's Patrol Deputy Prethenia Cone made history last week when she became both the county's first female and first African-American to be promoted to the rank of investigator, said Sheriff Noel Brown.
The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia is slated to vote Wednesday on a recommendation to consolidate Georgia Southern University in Statesboro with Armstrong State University in Savannah, with the overall result to be called Georgia Southern University.
Georgia Southern University on Thursday formally opened its new $9.5 million Military Science Building, headquarters to the Eagle Battalion ROTC program, which has won awards as the top Army ROTC program in a more than five-state region three of the last eight years.
It's going to get cold - really, really cold - this weekend.
The Statesboro Herald and members of the community would like to recognize the men and women who have served in the Armed Forces on Veterans ...