Statesboro Mayor Issues Order to Prohibit Any Non-Essential Business

The City of Statesboro enacted an executive order Sunday afternoon to enact an order one step short of a ‘Shelter in Place’ Order for the Statesboro community after recommendations from a number of doctors from East Georgia Regional Medical Center. 

Bulloch Commissioners Declare Local State of Emergency

Bulloch County is under a local emergency declaration.

Statesboro Council Adopts Emergency and Disaster Management Ordinance

The Statesboro City Council suspended traditional rules Tuesday evening to immediately adopt an Emergency and Disaster Management Ordinance. 

Screven P&Z Board Recommends Denial of Land Use Application for Landfill

The Screven County Planning and Zoning Board unanimously to recommend denying a request by Atlantic Waste Services for a conditional use exception for a proposed landfill in Screven County Thursday night.

FULL LIST: Who Qualified for Office in Bulloch County?

Qualifying for the May 19, 2020 elections closed at noon on Friday with a number of contested elections across Bulloch County.

Commissioners Vote 3-2 to Infuse Tax Dollars into Evans Memorial Hospital

Following a lengthy and emotional moderated public forum during an emergency meeting, the Evans County Board of Commissioners voted 3-2 to direct $50,000 per month for the next six months to Evans Memorial Hospital (EMH) in Claxton. 

Ga House Approves Add’l Superior Court Judge for Ogeechee Judicial Circuit

The Ogeechee Judicial Circuit is one step closer to adding another Superior Court Judge.

Congressman Allen Testifies on New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam

In his testimony, Congressman Allen highlighted the issues Augusta has experienced with the Corps of Engineers regarding the New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam.

March Community Office Hours for Congressman Rick Allen

Congressman Rick W. Allen recently announced that his staff will be holding Community Office Hours across the 12th district during the month of March. See when and where for our county -->

Chief Broadhead Details 2019 SPD Crime Stats for Mayor, Council

The report details crime statistics, use of force incidents, traffic crashes, the K9 unit, internal affairs data, and other relevant statistics from operations over the calendar year.