According to an email distributed to all Liberty County School System staff, the new incoming principal of Liberty County High School is Stephanie Woods. Woods had been serving as an assistant principal for Bradwell Institute. We will update this story as more information becomes available. In the same email, Veronica Johnson has been appointed as curriculum specialist for the central office.
The Long County Board of Education approved its fiscal-year 2016 budget by a 4-1 vote Monday.
MILLEDGEVILLE - Two local students made the dean's list for the 2015 spring semester at Georgia College.
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It's that time of the year again that most coastal communities dread - mosquito season.
It wasn't too many years ago that a young player looked like he was going to show some promise during a kids' football camp put on by the Liberty County High School football team.
Former First Presbyterian Christian Academy baseball player Richard Lovelady is playing summer-league baseball for the New England Collegiate League's Ocean State Waves, according to the team's website.
STATESBORO - Kickoff times for Georgia Southern's two Thursday-night games on ESPNU have been announced, with both games set for 7:30 p.m. starts, according to gseagles.com.
STATESBORO - Evan Challenger and Aaron Mizell were named to the College Sports Madness' All-Sun Belt Conference First Team.
MACON - Conference media days are still more than a month away for most football programs, but Georgia got a head start as coaches from all of the state's collegiate programs met with members of the media June 2 at the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame as part of the annual Pigskin Preview.
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.
Six Scott's All*stars' basketball players participated in a recent Duke University basketball camp.
MARIETTA - The Georgia State Games Cycling Championships road race will take place July 11. The criterium and time trials will follow on July 12.
STATESBORO - Eight Georgia Southern football student-athletes have been named preseason All-Sun Belt by Athlon Sports, and the Eagles have been picked second in the conference by the publication.
An armed robber, wearing a Spider-Man mask, hit a Hinesville restaurant Saturday afternoon.
There is a story in Matthew 14 about Jesus feeding the 5,000.
More than a week after the Supreme Court ruled that marriage is a constitutional right guaranteed for same-sex couples, not just a man and a woman, reaction in Liberty County appears to be muted.
Bryan County Sheriff Clyde Smith recently served up a suggestion to one of his best friends, retired Bryan County Probate Court Judge Hermon Butler.
Editor, The board of directors of Seven Ministries Inc. would like to thank the community for its support of our annual fundraiser, The Jackie Gilliard-Henderson Memorial Scholarship Walk-A-Thon. We had a record turnout and raised enough funds to award scholarships as well as help support our other programs.
Students listed on Taylors Creek Elementary School's fourth nine-weeks honor roll were:
In two days, we will celebrate the 239th birthday of the United States. Many of us are convinced that ours is the greatest nation on Earth.
"Ted 2" might be considered something of a disappointment for people who really enjoyed the first one. This sequel doesn't nearly reach the hilarious heights of the original and instead is satiated with a by-the-numbers script.
"There is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats."
Bobby Batson of Richmond Hill will be on the TV show "700 Club" on Tuesday to promote his upcoming movie, "90 Minutes in Heaven".
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.