The State Court of Liberty County was established Aug. 9, 1916. Once called "county court" and later the "city court" of Hinesville, the state court has limited civil and criminal jurisdiction, but exclusive jurisdiction over misdemeanor criminal offenses occurring in any geographic area of the county where a municipal court does not exist (such as in Hinesville, Midway and Walthourville, all which have their own municipal courts).
With the deadline of his draft rights quickly approaching, the Philadelphia 76ers offered the required tender to former Liberty County and University of Tennessee basketball player Jordan McRae, according to libertyballers.com.
After making his first career start as an Ohio State Buckeyes linebacker, former Liberty County High School football player Raekwon McMillan earned another accolade from his coaching staff.
The final round of the Stewart/Hunter Operation Rising Star will be at 6:30 p.m. Friday in Thunder Run at Club Stewart. There's no charge to watch the singing competition.
A man picked an inopportune time and location for his afternoon nap.
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The Georgia Supreme Court has upheld the murder convictions and life sentences for a couple in the death of a toddler in Riceboro.
A former Ukrainian resident, who now lives in Ludowici, will hold her first book signing Wednesday at the Long County Library.
Josiah Henry Collier was born at 11:12 a.m. July 29 to Davena Vonner of Hinesville and James Collier of Hinesville.
SAVANNAH - Armstrong State University will celebrate Latino Heritage Month from Tuesday, Sept. 15, through Thursday, Oct. 15, in connection with the national celebration, which promotes Latino heritage and culture.
RICHMOND HILL - First-year Richmond Hill head coach Matt LeZotte wasn't worried about style points after his team rallied for a sluggish 17-14 win Friday night over Bradwell Institute at Wildcat Stadium.
Rhyan Andrew Carter was born at 12:14 p.m. July 28 to Cateriya Holder of Hinesville and Andrew Carter of Savannah.
In just a couple of weeks, summer once again is going to come to a close, and fall is upon us.
National Grandparents Day was signed into law by President Jimmy Carter in August 1978, making the Sunday after Labor Day the official day. It is a holiday that has not caught on like other holidays.
Serenity Ashanti Miller was born at 6:10 p.m. July 30 to Brittany Lashae Osbourne of Midway and Demarco Terrell Miller of Midway.
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. - After a record-breaking 4-H Paper Clover campaign in the spring, Tractor Supply Company, in partnership with National 4-H Council, is hosting another Paper ...
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Many Georgia students started college for the first time this fall.
The rain held off Saturday, allowing 140 entrants to start the Sunbury 5K, presented by Merritt & Grinstead attorneys at Law.
According to the Webster's New World College Dictionary, one definition of "matriarch" is a highly respected elderly woman.
After falling 4-1 at Wayne County High School on Monday, the Liberty County High School softball team will host the Lady Jackets in Region 3-AAAA ...
RICHMOND HILL - Police arrested a Savannah man Thursday and are looking for more suspects in a series of vehicle entries in Liberty, Bryan and Effingham ...
Mr. and Mrs. Kenny Long of Long County announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Nicole Long, to Cale A. Simmons, son of Mr. and ...
For a moment, let's forget the pie charts, trend lines, new census poverty data and the research. I want to remember their faces. Fact ...
Ta'Nyjia Anyah Pearson Reddick was born at 3:44 a.m. Sept. 15 to Alexandria Pearson of Goodwater, Alabama, and Robert Lee Reddick Jr ...
There's not a day goes by that I don't think of Mama and do something the way she taught me to do it.
"Water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink" - "Rime of the Ancient Mariner" by Samuel T. Coleridge
Deeds filed with the Liberty County Clerk of Courts Office from Aug. 18-21 included:
Editor, I read the article ("State of roads tops SPLOST discussion," July 29, front page) and have several questions and comments I would like Liberty ...
Ogeechee Riverkeeper announced its new leadership at its annual meeting which celebrated 10 years of protecting, preserving and improving the water quality of the Ogeechee ...