Two bills in the Georgia Legislature would allow thousands of Georgia parents the opportunity to choose better educational options for their children.
Richmond Hill City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to let voters decide whether they want Sunday package sales of alcohol in the city limits.
A fire early Thursday on Highway 84 in Midway left an elderly woman displaced as her home was destroyed.
Brandon Standard, of Allenhurst, a senior, was named to the dean's list of Mercer University's College of Liberal Arts for the fall 2014 semester. Inclusion on this list requires students to meet grade-point-average standards specific to the college or school within the university.
"Cinderella" is the latest live-action Disney reimagining on the big screen after "Alice in Wonderland," "Oz: The Great and Powerful" and "Maleficient." This movie is, at once, a slight reimagining while also staying true to the spirit of the original source material.
A mix-up by a fuel transport company temporarily disabled 13 Hinesville vehicles Wednesday.
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A driver, who sped away from a traffic stop in Richmond Hill and tried to lose officers on Fort Stewart, has been captured.
Editor, How low can they go? You probably know that I have no love for the Midway City Council. This is one reason why: At the March 9 city council meeting, they didn't fail to disappoint me and let down the residents of Midway.
I spent last week helping assess a group of people for a job I couldn't do if my life depended on it.
Three Scott's All*Stars players will receive championship rings for winning the GHSA state championship, according to coach and founder Marcus Scott IV.
A driver, who initially elluded officers after leading them onto Fort Steawrt from Richmond Hill, has been caught. We'll have more on that as it is released
Reports filed with the Hinesville Police Department recently include:
A Ludowici man faces charges after police said he allowed a juvenile to set a brush fire near Pecan Park.
The Hinesville Fire Department and the Liberty County office of the Georgia Forestry Commission are at the scene of a brush fire behind the Hinesville Cemetery on South Main Street. The incident was reported around 2 p.m. Tuesday.
Students who earned slots on the Taylors Creek Elementary honor roll during the third quarter were:
During spring, it's not uncommon to receive a lot of rain. And it's not uncommon for us to complain about it.
The Ludowici Police Department recognized its seven full- and part-time 911 dispatchers April 15 to commemorate National Public Safety Telecommunications Week.
Students who were listed on the Lyman Hall Elementary honor roll for the third nine weeks were:
Today is my dad's birthday. He is 78 years young.
"Unfriended" easily could've fallen under the category of most of today's teen horror flicks: All style and no substance. Or it could've easily have been a cheap remake or reboot.
The recently formed Savannah Harbor-Interstate 16 Joint Corridor Development Authority has filed an application with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for a 1,904.5-acre project site to "construct a mega-site manufacturing facility" at Highway 280 and I-16, according to a public notice filed Thursday.
Fifteen months ago, a local reporter asked me if there was any interest within the General Assembly in taking on the medical marijuana issue for the 2014 legislative session, and I told him, emphatically, that there was none and that I did not foresee that issue coming up anytime soon in Georgia. Then, a week later, I met a little 4-year-old girl named Haleigh and her courageous mom and dad, and was I proved ever so wrong.
Editor, If you are a father seeking custody of your children in Hinesville, please read this carefully.
Students who earned spots on the Bradwell Institute honor roll durin the third quarter were:
The April 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico was called catastrophic by many. President Barack Obama declared, "This oil spill is the worst environmental disaster America has ever faced." The National Resource Defense Council said two years later, "A people wronged and a region scarred remains."
In this life, there are many things that a person needs: a place to live, clothes, food and such things.
My fellow Americans, it is with a heavy heart that I announce to you today that I will not be a candidate for president of the United States in 2016.
Five Georgia Southern University students were killed in a crash early Wednesday morning on Interstate 16 in North Bryan County.
The Long County Sheriff's Office held its annual Prom Promise/Student Safety Awareness Day on Friday.