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08/18/2022 Booking Report for Bulloch County

These records are matters of public information provided by the Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office. Booking reports are details of arrests only. All persons below are considered to be innocent unless proven otherwise in a court of law.
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Community mourns loss of woman killed in crash in Bulloch Co.

STATESBORO, Ga. (WTOC) - In Statesboro, many are mourning the death earlier this week of a woman they say helped others even when she needed help herself. A wreath outside the shelter serves as a temporary reminder of the loss of Lyn Harden. But, how could anyone forget the resident who quickly became part of the family.

4 victims ID’d in Aiken County, Emanuel County crashes

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - Coroners on Thursday released the identities of four people killed in an Emanuel County crash and one person killed in an Aiken County crash. The wrecks were among a string of them that’s left nine people dead so far this week in the region. Emanuel...

Arrest made in Statesboro apartment shooting

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) — An arrest has been made from the 111 South Apartments shooting that occurred last Saturday. Based on interviews and video surveillance obtained via the Fusus system, 22-year-old Robert George of Statesboro was arrested and a search of his apartment was conducted. A firearm believed to have been used in the Saturday […]

How a monster truck show found a new home in Statesboro

The Extreme Monster Truck Nationals have found a new home in Statesboro, thanks to the collaborative efforts of two local leaders and the Kiwanis Club of Statesboro. The show’s promoter, Jim Morris of Oklahoma, has always held the show at the Oglethorpe Speedway in Pooler. He was set to host the 2022 show there in May. But in the fall of 2021, after more than 70 years of dirt track racing – many of those hosting the monster truck show – the speedway closed for good.

Feed the Boro to Distribute 1 Millionth Meal at Next Food Drop August 20

Feed the Boro will reach an incredible milestone this Saturday, August 20, at their next Food Drop event. The organization will distribute their One Millionth meal. Feed the Boro addressed Statesboro’s Mayor Jonathan McCollar and City Council at the council’s meeting Tuesday, and thanked them for their support over the past year. Don Poe, President of Feed the Boro, also announced that as of this weekend, the monthly event will have provided one million meals. A plaque was presented to the organization to acknowledge the accomplishment.

Adoptable Pet of the Week: Gemma

Gemma is pretty girl that is approximately 3 years old and 40 lbs. She is up-to-date on vaccinations, including rabies, and has been spayed. She has also been microchipped. Gemma loves to go outside to run around, play, and sniff, but isn’t very interested in toys. She is a vocal pup and likes to talk. She is lovable and likes to get hugs and be by your side.

Citizen Tips lead to weapons and drug arrest by SPD

Statesboro Police Department (SPD) Impact Team responded on Tuesday, August 16, 2022 to an apartment in the 100 block of Lanier Drive regarding citizen tips involving a drug complaint at the location. During the course of the investigation, officers developed probable cause to search the apartment, discovering marijuana, THC oil,...

Glynn Academy opens season vs. former region foe Statesboro

Having faced off to end the 2021 season with both teams fighting for a playoff spot out of Region 2-6A, Glynn Academy and Statesboro are set to rekindle its rivalry once more. The Terrors came out with a 34-7 win in the last meeting to reach the playoffs for the eighth consecutive year under head coach Rocky Hidalgo, but the Blue Devils will be looking for revenge as they host the rematch at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Police: Bicyclist suffers head injury in Vidalia hit-and-run crash

VIDALIA, Ga. — Above video: Your Wednesday headlines. Investigators at Vidalia Police Department are looking for the driver who reportedly crashed into a bicyclist and left the scene. The hit-and-run incident happened around 11 p.m. on Sunday near the 700 block of Montgomery Street. The victim, a 59-year-old man,...

UPDATE: Tips and Fusus Video leads to 111 South shooting arrest

Statesboro Police Detectives working the Saturday, August 13, 2022 shots fired case from 111 South Apartments have made an arrest. Based on interviews and video surveillance obtained via the Fusus system, Robert Arthur George (22, Georgia Avenue, Statesboro) was arrested and a search of. his apartment conducted. A firearm believed...

Chamber welcomes new Leadership Bulloch class

The Statesboro-Bulloch Chamber of Commerce welcomed the 2023 Leadership Bulloch class with a meet and greet event Tuesday evening at Cool Beanz Espresso Bar downtown. Alumni of the program were also invited to attend. Leadership Bulloch is a competitive, 9-month flagship program of the Statesboro-Bulloch Chamber of Commerce that seeks...

Tormenta Stadium plans to hold first game in October

STATESBORO, Ga. (WTOC) - Tormenta FC has announced their first game in the Optim Sports Medicine Field at Tormenta Stadium on October 1. Tormenta FC plans to play against the Richmond Kickers at the stadium at limited capacity. They encourage fans to buy tickets ahead of the game. Tormenta FC...

August 19 - 25, 2022

Health and Recreation / Campus Recreation and Intramurals. Registration Closes August 30 at 11:59pm Sign up today! Register as a team or an individual and compete for a coveted IM Champ Shirt! Have fun, be social,... Recreation Activity Center (RAC) — Need something? We are here for you! Help yourself...