ORLANDO, Fla. - A gunman wielding an assault-type rifle and a handgun opened fire inside a crowded gay nightclub early Sunday, killing at least 50 people before dying in a gunfight with SWAT officers, police said. It was the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.
Camp RAD, a four-week long camp for young people ages 10-23 with intellectual or developmental disabilities, has parents, students and campers raving about the fun and benefits taking place at Luetta Moore Park from 1 to 4PM, Monday through Thursday.
It's full-speed ahead for a 3 percent one-time pay bonus for Bulloch County school system employees, and no school-related tax increase for local property owners. The Board of Education tentatively adopted its fiscal year 2017 budget Thursday evening.
One of the music summer camps at the Averitt Center for the Arts, Violin Camp, began on June 6 and will end on June 10.
Except for a short section of added paving, the renewal of Savannah Avenue is nearly complete. Low-growing shrubs have been selected for the islands in the middle of the street. The general contractor said his company will be painting stripes and a subcontractor will be installing faux brick-paver crosswalks next week.
In addition to four sites in Statesboro and Portal previously announced, the Bulloch County Schools are serving free breakfast and lunch for children at three locations in Brooklet, weekdays through June 30.
A man suspected in a shooting Saturday at Park Place Apartments was arrested Sunday in Cobb County.
The Averitt Center for the Arts resumed one of its most popular summer camps, Art Fusion, on Monday June 6 and will end on June 10. The program gives children ages 7-12 the opportunity to be creative, expand their interest in various types of art and let their imaginations run wild.
More than $25,000 worth of weapons was stolen from a local store sometime Wednesday night or Thursday morning, according to a press release from the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.
A North Carolina man was airlifted to a Savannah hospital Tuesday night after police said a teen in a Jeep pulled into his path.
City staff members say an increase in Statesboro's water and sewer bills is needed for the replacement and repair of failing and porous pipes, especially in the sewer system.
Beginning July 1, military veterans from all over Georgia and most of South Carolina will have a new place to find help starting, sustaining and growing businesses, the Veterans Business Outreach Center hosted by the Business Innovation Group of Georgia Southern University.
A teenage gang member pled guilty Tuesday to murdering an innocent bystander during an Aug. 15, 2014 gang fight at Statesboro's Park Place Apartment complex.
Statesboro police arrested a man Monday they said fired a gun next to a victim's head during an altercation on South Mulberry Street last week.
After 31 years of service and five years' retirement, former Statesboro Police commander John Raymond "J.R." Holloway was honored recently in being awarded the title of police chief.
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 ...
Over 100 participated in the 2014 Zombie Run 5K and Fun Run on Saturday, October 25 to help raise funds for local health organizations, including ...
The Georgia Southern football team took the practice fields at Beautiful Eagle Creek Thursday to kick off their first fall camp after officially joining the ...
Under the direction of Statesboro Youth Ballet director Jurijs Safonovs, dance students completed two weeks of rigorous study at the Averitt Center for the Arts ...
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