For two Liberty County sheriff's deputies it was just a routine dinner break at a Hinesville restaurant - that is, until they went to settle the bill and learned their meal was paid for by an anonymous citizen who simply wrote on the receipt, "Blue Lives Matter, Thank You," which touched both men deeply.
A shoplifting incident that began Thursday afternoon at the Wal-Mart Supercenter on West Oglethorpe Highway in Hinesville led authorities on a high-speed chase that went through six municipalities and two counties before ending in a wreck.
Three juveniles were arrested Thursday afternoon after a criminal investigation into several homes being vandalized at new housing developments.
During his short tenure at Long County High School, former assistant band director and choral activities director Michael Loredo had a number of problems that caused his supervisors concern, including discussing a female student's menstrual cycle and taking two female students in his personal vehicle on an unauthorized overnight trip to Savannah, according to his Long County School System personnel file.
Recent crime reports filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:
Editor's note: This article has been revised to reflect the following clarification, which will appear in Sunday's print edition. Tasha Waye was driving a Chevrolet Impala that was involved in a collision with a Toyota 4Runner driven by Carolyn Smith near Liberty County High School on Highway 84 on Monday morning. The vehicles the women were driving were both correctly and incorrectly identified in an article in Wednesday's edition.
A car flipped on West Oglethorpe Highway in Hinesville after the driver lost control Sunday evening, police said.
The following are among the food service establishments inspected in March by the Liberty County Health Department. The department scores on a 100-percentile scale. Kitchens are inspected at least every four months and are required to post their score sheets in public. The score and selected comments from health inspectors are included in each report. To view all restaurant scores, go to dph.georgia.gov/environ mental-health-inspections.
A former assistant band director at Long County High School has been arrested and charged with engaging in sexual misconduct with students, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
Authorities are investigating the shooting of a Hinesville man.
Hurricane season is coming, and the Liberty County Emergency Management Agency wants all residents to be ready with Alert Liberty.
SAVANNAH - Nineteen students from the Savannah Technical College Peace Officer Academy celebrated graduating from the program with a completion ceremony last month.
A woman was stabbed and seriously injured during a domestic dispute between roommates in Walthourville, police said.
Hinesville police are seeking the public's help in locating a missing woman.
The following are among the food service establishments inspected in March by the Liberty County Health Department. The department scores on a 100-percentile scale. Kitchens are inspected at least every four months and are required to post their score sheets in public. The score and selected comments from health inspectors are included in each report. To view all restaurant scores, go to dph.georgia.gov/environmental-health-inspections.
Long County will host two rabies clinics Saturday.
Jody Grooms, the former head coach of Wayne County High School's football team, and his wife, Sharon Grooms, a former teacher at Arthur Williams ...
A Liberty County deputy patrolling the St. Johns Road area in Allenhurst around 3 a.m. Saturday following a rash of vehicle break-ins spotted a ...
An early Saturday morning fire has displaced a Hinesville family.
Recent reports filed with the Ludowici Police Department include:
Long County authorities believe they intercepted drugs and cellphones that two women were trying to get to prisoners at the Long State Prison.
Firefighters were called to the scene of another mobile home fire in Long County on Wednesday afternoon, the second this week.
An altercation between two men Monday morning sent one to the hospital with a gunshot wound.
ATLANTA - National Hurricane Preparedness Week runs through Saturday, and officials are urging residents to use the time to get prepared.
Long County and Gum Branch firefighters fought a structure fire Monday at Diggers Farm on Marcus Nobles Road.
Recent reports filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:
A Hinesville man was one of 18 men arrested in Glynn County as part of "Operation Riptide," which targeted online child predators, the Georgia Bureau ...
A Hinesville woman, who was loading up items from a yard sale at the Hinesville American Legion Post Saturday, was injured when a small pickup ...
A 72-year-old woman riding a bicycle shortly after 11 a.m. Tuesday was injured when she was struck by a passing motorist on Rye Patch ...
Recent reports filed by officers of the Hinesville Police Department include:
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