U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., said in a statement issued Wednesday that he has Parkinson's disease.
Recent reports filed with the Liberty County Sheriff's Office include:
Former Walthourville Police Department clerk Crystal Gail Tilley has been indicted on one felony count of theft by taking, according to public records.
Karmen Chynae Marie Jones was born at 8:36 p.m. May 14 to Jabrarie Jones of Jesup and Octavius Gillard of Jesup. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Karmen weighed 7½ pounds and measured 20 inches. The baby also is welcomed by sister Khalia Obrarie Shanell Gillard.
The Liberty County Democratic Party had its annual awards banquet May 2 at the Liberty County Community Complex in Midway.
Evan Thomas Herrington was born at 4:01 a.m. May 11 to Jennifer Herrington of Liberty County and Charles Bradwell of Hinesville.
Ayden Daquan Gibson was born at 5:09 p.m. May 7 to Kayla Banks of Hinesville and Eddie Gibson of Hinesville.
Time is running out to vote in the special election for the Liberty County Board of Education's District 6 seat. The last day of advance voting is Friday.
Cameron Marshall Colna was born at 7:26 p.m. May
I love to shop. I think that for some of us, shopping is our modernized version of the caveman's need to hunt. I make no apologies for this addiction - I mean, pastime.
"But one thing is needful, and Mary hath chosen that good part, which shall not be taken away from her." - Luke 10:42
Domino's is looking to hire 100 new employees across 11 stores in the Savannah area, including the Hinesville location.
REIDSVILLE - Lou Ann Phillips, chief financial officer of Canoochee Electric Membership Cooperative, was appointed as chief executive officer effective May 28, the Canoochee EMC board of directors said May 29.
Addison Ruby Runyon was born at 8:54 p.m. May 5 to Melissa Lynn Runyon and Joshua Wayne Runyon of Ludowici.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce's June Progress Through People Luncheon, including the State of the County address, will be at noon Thursday at the Liberty County Performing Arts Center, 2140 E. Oglethorpe Highway in Flemington. Tickets are $15 for Chamber members and $20 for non-members.
Last week, we began looking at how man is to keep God in the proper place in life.
Dr. Michael Adams, former president of the University of Georgia, has announced he is returning to Pepperdine University, located in the wilds of Malibu, California, to become chancellor effective Aug. 1. He had once been that institution's vice president of university affairs.
Liberty County native and musician Dakota Woods will play at 6 p.m. Sunday at Johnny Harris Restaurant on Victory Drive in Savannah as part of the Savannah Songwriter Series.
Brunswick: Brunswick Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration is held each year at Mary Ross Waterfront Park in the heart of historic downtown Brunswick. The festivities start at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 4, and feature organized and supervised classic games like sack races, tug-of-wars, horseshoes, various ball games, hula-hoop contests and more. Players compete for whole south Georgia watermelons. Can't win or just don't want to play but you still have a taste for watermelon? Free slices are handed out all evening, compliments of the city of Brunswick. The fireworks over the waters of the East River and ...
At about this time last year, Georgia Southern football fans were getting pretty antsy about the upcoming season.
High boating traffic is expected this July Fourth holiday as thousands of boaters will be out on the water enjoying the holiday with family and friends.
Editor, On the afternoon of June 20, my quiet neighborhood of Sharon, Lesa and Elaine streets bordering the usually serene Irene B. Thomas Park was basically "occupied" by a large, loud motorcycle group. I called the Hinesville Police Department and was informed by the HPD that about four or five people called about this incident. The motorcycle group involved about 30-40 motorcycles and had two individuals on private property on Sharon Street near the park entrance videotaping their entrance. Thankfully, the Hinesville police responded in force, and the "occupying force" quieted down and left in an orderly manner.
Under a new state law that went into effect Wednesday, Georgians are no longer limited to having only sparkler-type illuminations.
Ludowici Police Chief Robert Poppell recently recognized several members of his department during Police Officer Appreciation Week.
Looking for something to do to celebrate Independence Day? Here is a list of events taking place in the area:
Students who made the honor roll at Snelson-Golden Middle School in the final nine weeks were:
Several students from our area have earned honors at college:
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You won't often see so many history-making events crammed into such a small period of time, but that was the case last week with three huge stories breaking in a little less than 30 hours - a bonanza for those of us who work in the news industry.
Bradwell Institute head football coach Greg Hill's first season with the Tigers didn't go exactly like he planned, as the Tigers went 0-10.