As Habitat for Humanity of Bulloch County looks forward to late summer, its recently relocated Spike's Habitat ReStore is teeming with customers every Friday and Saturday, and Habitat's 50th and 51st homes are almost ready to be occupied in downtown Statesboro's Blue Mile.
Voters Tuesday, along with those who have already voted during early voting the past three weeks, will decide who will be the next Ogeechee Circuit Superior Court judge, the next Bulloch County Probate Court judge, and the next county commissioner in Seat 2A.
Earlier this month, the NCAA handed down sanctions to Georgia Southern's football program stemming from two separate incidents of academic impropriety during the 2013 and 2014 seasons.
The Bulloch County Historical Society will hold its monthly meeting Monday, presenting the program, "Georgia's Crazy Days: The Three Governors Crisis," presented by Joe McGlamery. It will recount the free-for-all over who would be sworn into the governor's office in January 1947 after three men, Gov. Ellis Arnold, newly elected Lt. Gov. Melvin E. Thompson and Herman Talmadge, all claimed the right to take the state's top post.
At its most recent meeting, the Bulloch County Board of Education remained undecided on what to do with $950,000 from the sale of the old Sallie Zetterower Elementary School campus.
A local business is "giving back to the community" by offering free back-to-school backpacks for area children in need.
Statesboro Police Deputy Chief Rob Bryan announced Thursday he is withdrawing his application seeking to be selected as the city's next police chief.
Will credits reducing the city of Statesboro's water bills extend to people who are either age 65 and older or have low incomes, or only to those who are both senior citizens and poor?
A prison work detail began as usual Monday morning, but an unexpected turn of events ended with a guard, experiencing a possible stroke, being airlifted to Savannah, thanks to a quick-thinking prison inmate who likely saved his life.
CLEVELAND - United for a night, Republicans nominated Donald Trump Tuesday as their presidential standard-bearer, capping the billionaire businessman's stunning takeover of the GOP and propelling him into a November faceoff with Democrat Hillary Clinton.
While some areas in and around Bulloch County have been blessed with ample rainfall this summer, others remain dry. The shortage of rain paired with intense heat over the stretch of several days can wreak havoc on local crops, according to Bulloch County Agriculture Extension Agent Bill Tyson.
With more than $57,500 spent by five candidates in the race for Bulloch County probate judge, mainly by the two who are in Tuesday's runoff, the contest ranks well behind those for sheriff and Superior Court judge in campaign spending.
With the start of school approaching, parents and other drivers need to be aware of a new four-way stop near the Southeast Bulloch middle and high schools.
Over the past week, downtown has been flooded with teenagers, college students and even some tech-savvy adults.
AgSouth Farm Credit, as part of the national Farm Credit System, is celebrating 100 years of service to agriculture and rural communities throughout this month.