Editor, I spent a couple of days this week riding around Liberty County and must say I am totally at ease. I saw many sights: responding fire trucks, Animal Control at work, Department of Inspections at construction sites, empty city buses running, bustling activity in all government buildings, trash pick-up happening, and all other government functions seemed to be hitting on all eight cylinders. I even noticed that the sheriff had added expensive SUVs to his fleet rather than the stranded and less-costly police patrol cars. And to top it all, the city fathers made another recent trip to St ...
With the end of this year fast approaching and the widening of the Panama Canal's expected completion, Liberty County officials have plans under way to handle anticipated increased truck traffic through their county.
September is full of Keep Liberty Beautiful events that I hope you will want to be involved in.
SILVERDALE, Wash. - A 2011 First Presbyterian Christian Academy High School graduate and Ludowici native is serving aboard one of the U.S. Navy's nuclear-powered guided-missile submarines, living and working at a Navy base in Silverdale.
Congress made Labor Day a federal holiday in 1894 to honor the contributions workers make every day to our nation's strength, prosperity and well-being. But in 2015, on a day when we will celebrate the value of work, it's distressing that two of our nation's best policy tools for encouraging and rewarding work are in jeopardy: the federal Earned Income Tax Credit and the Child Tax Credit. If Congress doesn't act soon, Georgia workers from all walks of life stand to lose.
Statesboro High School sophomore pitcher Cassidy Stephens struck out six batters and threw 54 pitches, in the Lady Blue Devils' 8-0 win against Bradwell Institute Tuesday.
Scott's All*Stars competed in a recent one-day shoot-out in Suwanee. They came in second place.
Golf tourney will provide holiday meals
"Guardians of the Galaxy," rated PG-13, is next up in the Holbrook Movies Under the Stars series. "Guardians" will be shown starting at 8:30 p.m. Friday. There's no charge and movie-goers are asked to bring chairs or blankets. Popcorn and drinks will be sold.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Using a combination of neuropsychological testing and brain imaging, University of Florida researchers have discovered that in a group of recently diagnosed patients with Parkinson's disease, about one quarter have significant memory problems.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Recently, President Barack Obama unveiled the Precision Medicine Initiative, a program that fosters a research approach that focuses on treating patients based on their genetic makeup.
Numbers 32:23 reminds us that even though we may think that our sins are kept secret and no one will ever find out, they have a way of surfacing.
The water problems on Fort Stewart continued Saturday, so officials continued the water boil notice:
Liberty jumped out to a 21-0 lead in the first quarter and never looked back Friday, building a 33-lead and the second win of the season.
Contestants from across the area competed in the 2015 Miss Ludowici Pageant on Aug. 16 at the Long County Senior Citizen Center.
It's a story all too familiar to Meike Wilder, who rescues animals for the nonprofit organization Carpathia Paws.
Time is running out to register for participation in the November municipal elections.
Voters will soon have a chance to meet the candidates in Liberty County's municipal elections.
Police arrested a suspected bank robber Friday after a witness reported that one of the Ameris Bank branches in Hinesville was possibly being robbed.
I'm actually at a loss for words, so I'll get straight to the point. "The Intern" is one of the most-pleasant surprises of ...
Johnny Depp's career has been in a slump the last few years, with bombs such as the bloated "The Lone Ranger," the unnecessarily baffling
Georgia's annual sales-tax holiday for energy-efficient Energy Star products starts at 12:01 a.m. Friday and runs through midnight Sunday.
If you tried to find a state legislator who opposed the HOPE Scholarship, you couldn't do it.The lottery-funded program that pays college tuition ...
Knock! Knock! "Open the door, please!"
Sports Illustrated and the Associated Press are both reporting that former Liberty County High School running back, Shadrach Thornton has been dismissed from the North ...
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The Liberty County Sheriff's Office is investigating 40 vehicle break-ins that occurred in the Lake George community, Sheriff Steve Sikes said.
Registration for the third Annual Healthy Hinesville 5K Run/Walk on Oct. 10 is open.
Georgia's territorial waters will reopen to commercial and recreational oyster harvest effective 7 a.m. Thursday.