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Citizens Swarm Council Meeting in Defense of Bees

It was standing room only Thursday evening as the Brooklet City Council gathered for their regular May meeting. Council only barely had a quorum with council members Randy Newman and Russell Davis both absent.

Brooklet Council Already Drafting Restrictive Beekeeping Ordinance

Days ahead of the Council meeting where Brooklet citizens plan to address Council over attempts to shutter a beekeeping operation in the city limits, some Brooklet council members have already taken matters into their own hands and directed the city attorney to limit the practice legally.

Brooklet Beekeepers Feeling Sting After City Crackdown on Hives

The City of Brooklet has issued a cease and desist letter to a Brooklet family that keeps bees on their property, citing zoning violations, stating that failure to do so will result in a $1,000 fine.

Georgia Southern Statesboro Campus, city of Statesboro team up to improve health

City of Statesboro employees are improving their health and wellness thanks to the help of Georgia Southern University faculty and students who have customized a worksite wellness program that meets the needs of the city’s diverse workforce.

2019 Legislative Session: Tankersley Voted NO 1.79% of the Time

Jan Tankersley, who represents parts of Bulloch and Bryan counties, voted NO 1.79% of the time.

Council to Decide if Mayor’s Application for Alcohol License in Conflict with City Ordinance

One of Statesboro newest business prospects may have to pump the brakes on progress because of a local ordinance put in place by a previous council.

Bulloch Commission Meeting Agenda — 03.19.19

 Agenda  Agenda Packet I. Call to Order, Welcome Media and Visitors II. Invocation and Pledge III. Roll Call 1. Roll Call IV. Approval of General Agenda V. Public Comments VI. Consent Agenda 1. Minutes of Mar 5, 2019 5:30 PM 2. Executive Session...

Burns, Parrish & Tankersley Vote to Approve Hate Crime Legislation

The state representatives who represent Bulloch County in the Georgia House voted Thursday to approve a bipartisan measure to create hate crime penalties in...

Bulloch Commissioners to Vote on $345,000 Contract for Jail Redesign

The Bulloch County Board of Commissioners will decide whether or not to approve a contract for the design services of the jail renovation and...

Bulloch Co. mulls rural fire efforts, considers mill increase, 18 FT firefighters, and grants

The Bulloch County Board of Commissioners hosted a workshop on rural fire-related issues during the regular commission meeting Tuesday and while no action was...