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Portal Basketball to host first round state playoff at home

Portal Basketball to host first round state playoff at home

After the the region playoffs, the Portal Middle High Panther varsity basketball teams have made it to state play. The girls are coming in ranked third in the region and the boys are coming in ranked first. Both play this Wednesday (Feb 21, 2024) at home.
Commissioners vote to improve safety at two dangerous intersections at Tuesday's meeting

Commissioners vote to improve safety at two dangerous intersections at Tuesday's meeting

Two dangerous intersections, Hwy. 46 and Nevils Denmark Road and Langston Chapel and Lanier, will see improvements thanks to actions taken by Bulloch County Commissioners. Read about this and other business covered in the story by clicking on the picture.
Rep. Lehman Franklin­­­­­­ introduces legislation proposing tax exemptions for affordable housing building materials

Rep. Lehman Franklin­­­­­­ introduces legislation proposing tax exemptions for affordable housing building materials

HB 1291 would support the construction, renovation and rehabilitation of affordable housing projects and would propose tax exemptions or incentives for the sale of tangible personal property needed to facilitate the construction of affordable housing.
Gov. Kemp appoints Spencer Tyson as Solicitor General for Effingham

Gov. Kemp appoints Spencer Tyson as Solicitor General for Effingham

Spencer Tyson an attorney with Taulbee, Rushing, Snipes, Marsh and Hodgin, LLC in Statesboro has been named by Governor Kemp as Solicitor General for Effingham.
Fight or Flight: The intricate world of Warhammer

Fight or Flight: The intricate world of Warhammer

Galactic Comics and Games hosts a weekly gathering for area Warhammer enthusiasts on Thursday nights. Joe Ben Deal took time to talk with Grice Connect's Jeneane Brown to explain this unique pastime, which is part game, part hobby.
Good Morning, Bulloch!

Good Morning, Bulloch!

Click on the picture of the day to get local sports scores, weather and lowest gas prices in town. Check back for updates throughout the day.
Jaycees Career Clothes Closet now open at YMCA

Jaycees Career Clothes Closet now open at YMCA

Each Tuesday from noon to 4pm, the Statesboro Jaycees Career Clothes Closet at the Statesboro Family YMCA will open its doors for anyone in need of free business professional or business casual clothing. 
Brooklet City Council approves Service Utility Line Inventory under EPD rules

Brooklet City Council approves Service Utility Line Inventory under EPD rules

The Brooklet City Council heard from Bulloch County business owners and farmers at Thursdays meeting.
COVID Report | Monday, February 19, 2024

COVID Report | Monday, February 19, 2024

In this weekly COVID report, Bulloch County’s risk status remains LOW by COVIDACTNOW and CDC tracker. Georgia's statewide also is LOW.
New traffic signals go live this week on SR 307

New traffic signals go live this week on SR 307

Motorists are reminded to pay special attention to traffic control devices, signs and posted speed limits to ensure safe passage through the new traffic signal location at State Route (SR) 307/Dean Forest Road at the new Georgia Ports Authority Garden City West Terminal entrance between Jimmy Deloach Parkway and SR 25.