SAVANNAH - With the midterm elections a year away, U.S. Rep. John Barrow has $1 million stashed away to defend his seat during a 2014 campaign in which the east Georgia Democrat is expected to be a top target of Republicans.
Cierra Crowe, a Register teen, has learned a valuable lesson in the art of giving. "I was searching for scholarship opportunities online last spring and found the American Red Cross BloodStock scholarship," Crowe said. "I decided to participate in the BloodStock scholarship because I enjoy planning and organizing events, especially those that benefit others." "Of course, the most important reason to donate blood is to help save lives," she continued. "There is always a need ...
Months of campaigning will end this week when voters can take to the polls for a Statesboro city election deciding three offices.
Two Statesboro doctors are suing a company they claim endangered patients' health by refusing electronic access to medical records.
It's easy to take scheduling for granted in high school football. Most fans have one team that they follow. The Friday's come and they go, with the first 10 games and locations known months ahead of time. If that team happens to make the postseason, seedings seem to fall from the sky to create a smooth flow as schools work their way through the bracket. But when looking at the big picture, the ...
A wild police chase Halloween night resulted in two men arrested on drug charges after crashing into a dumpster, which fell on a stray cat.
A man killed Monday during a shootout with police had a previous record involving gunfire and a civil dispute over a vehicle.
Bulloch County sheriff's deputies said they arrested a man caught spying on juvenile females early Thursday morning.
Hoping for the best but planning for the worst, Statesboro city leaders recently made a decision to purchase and install several pieces of equipment with potential to save lives.
While children enjoy trick-or-treating Thursday night, Bulloch County's registered sex offenders on probation or parole will be confined to a room in the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.
Deputies deployed a Taser Monday to subdue a convicted sex offender who fled when officers tried to arrest him for failure to register, the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office said.
Two Statesboro officers - a police officer and a code enforcement officer - are on administrative leave after a shooting incident Monday on Rackley Street that left a man dead.
Tables in the fellowship hall at Statesboro First Baptist Church were adorned with all shades of pink, and women from across the community gathered for "An Evening of Hope."
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.
After a third bank burglary in Statesboro in recent months, police arrested a man they said is responsible for the crimes.
It was just another ordinary Saturday for Dale Lick.
NEW YORK - Gobble down the turkey and save the pumpkin pie for later.
WALKER COUNTY, Ga. - In a case that could renew the debate over stand-your-ground laws, authorities in northwest Georgia say one man shot and killed another after the shooter felt threatened by a 72-year-old who turned out to be a wandering Alzheimer's patient.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - A wet and blustery storm along the East Coast made driving hazardous and tangled up hundreds of flights Wednesday but didn't cause the all-out gridlock many Thanksgiving travelers had feared.
With Christmas approaching, many people will be out and about shopping for gifts, decorating, and going home for the holidays. It's a time for cheer and good will, but local law enforcement officials warn citizens to be safe while enjoying the season.
Editor's note: Because of ongoing computer system problems at the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office, the mug shots of the suspects were not available Tuesday.
Editor's note: Because of ongoing computer system problems at the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office, the mug shots of the suspects were not available Tuesday.Local law enforcement officers have arrested 29 people so far as part of a joint investigation into drug trafficking that began in September.
Georgia Southern's 26-20 win over the Florida Gators at the Swamp on Saturday was the biggest win in program history. Not the football program's history - the history of the whole athletics department.
Editor's note: This article has been revised to reflect the following correction, which appears in Wednesday's print edition.In an article about the groundbreaking of the Natural Resources Building at Ogeechee Technical College that appeared in the Business Tuesday section, the name of the general contractor was incorrect because of a reporter's error. Pope Construction Company is the general contractor. Also, Ogeechee Tech is in the process of seeking regional accreditation. Because of a reporter's error, ...
One of my favorite local charitable fundraisers is spearheaded by Statesboro artist Beth Sands. Sands is the owner of Barefoot Angel Designs, and her Christmas tree ornament fundraiser is affectionately known in and around Statesboro as Paul's Angel.
A downtown bank was broken into - the third such incident since July - and an undisclosed amount of money taken, in burglary early Monday morning.
Two men have been charged in connection with a series of store burglaries across Bulloch County, the sheriff's office said.
At the time of year when many stop to count their blessings, several area pastors and churches want to gather together in worship as one grateful community.