Last Christmas Eve, two adults and 10 kids fell asleep in the Moore house dreaming of shiny new bicycles, baby dolls with curly hair, and surprises wrapped in pretty red bows.
A 61-year-old man died Monday when a code compliance operation turned into a shooting involving police, authorities and witnesses said.
Georgia Southern University will host members of the Joint Study Committee on Medicaid Reform during a meeting at 9:30 a.m. Monday at the Nessmith-Lane Conference Center, 847 Plant Drive.
As Christmas neared last year, Joyce Wilson-Lanier could think of only one wish for the holiday season. She wanted the pain to go away.
ATLANTA - Georgia would loosen rules meant to prevent hog manure from washing into streams and rivers under a proposal before regulators, but critics argue environmental harm would come from the plan touted by backers as a way to help level the economic playing field.
Each fall when the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair comes to Statesboro, people go for a variety of reasons.
BRUNSWICK - A Georgia man was convicted of murder Friday in the beating deaths of his father and seven extended family members inside the cramped mobile they all shared, but he was spared a death sentence in a deal attorneys made to avoid a hung jury.
U.S. Rep. John Barrow, D-Ga., will host three "Congress on the Corner" town hall style meetings today in Bulloch, Toombs and Candler counties.
A local emergency room physician will be featured in a new episode of "Untold Stories of the ER" Sunday.
Colorful, scream-evoking thrill rides on the midway are a big draw at the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair.
Waiting to hear who would be named Grand Champion of the 37th annual East Georgia Marching Band Festival, Southeast Bulloch High School band members were confident they put on a good show. The Swarm, which won the Grand Champion trophy in 2011, was one of 13 bands to compete last Saturday at Statesboro High School.
The Bulloch County school system's loss is the Bryan County school system's gain. After a nearly two-hour executive session Thursday night, the Bulloch County school board emerged from behind closed doors at about 10 p.m. and unanimously voted to accept the resignation of Dr. Fran Stephens, the assistant superintendent of curriculum and instruction. The action also released Stephens from her contract, allowing her to accept a new position as an assistant principal at Richmond Hill ...
This year's seventh season of "Georgia Traveler" is sure to be farm fresh and tasty.
Gloomy weather dampened attendance as the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair opened the first two nights, but fair officials are confident the crisp fall temperatures this weekend will help make up for the loss.
A showy, school bus-themed podium that toured the state with Georgia first lady Sandra Deal last year found a new home Thursday at Langston Chapel Elementary School.
Statesboro police arrested a man they say is responsible for at least eight vehicle break-ins, with more charges pending.
Georgia's four-year high school graduation rate rose for the class of 2013 compared to their peers in the 2012 class, but local rates generally fell, according to data released Wednesday.
Police are searching for a man who robbed a woman at gunpoint in her home Sunday evening.
During a six-hour hearing Tuesday, the owner of a nightclub gave reasons why the business, temporarily closed by a judge's order, should remain open.
When Joe Brannen began his service as a Statesboro city councilman in 1998, the city had a population of about 20,000 and an annual operating budget of about $17.5 million.
Six juveniles, ranging in age from 9 to 14 years old, were arrested in connection with a burglary and vehicle break-in, police said.
Five women, four from Statesboro, pleaded guilty last week in federal court for their involvement in a stolen identify tax fraud scheme, U.S. Attorney Edward J. Tarver announced Tuesday in a news release.
A young man who chooses to wear a smile on his face every day, just below the glasses he has to wear every day, recently had an extra reason to smile.
Statesboro police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at Cambridge at Southern apartments on Dec. 3.
Yes, those pipes being laid along U.S. Highway 301 near Interstate 16 are Statesboro water and sewer mains. Nearby, a million-gallon water tower is rising. Expect to see more in 2014, but for the payoff in businesses and industries, think 2015 and beyond.
When I decided to run for mayor this past August, I knew my relationship with the Statesboro Herald would change and it did. For almost 10 years, I had written an "Inside Bulloch Business" column each week as well as a business news story.
Editor's note: Because of ongoing computer problems at the Bulloch County Jail, arrest photos for the two suspects were not available Monday.
Computer system upgrades have caused some growing pains at the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office and Jail, but it's a necessary inconvenience that other offices and agencies have dealt with as well.
A special sendoff will be held for Statesboro mayor Joe Brannen Tuesday to celebrate his many years of service to the city.
The debate concerning religious expression in Bulloch County public schools could soon enter the courts.