Georgia State Patrol Sgt. Keith Collins eported on the workload, goals and mission of the troopers stationed in Hinesville. The sergeant is the post commander for the troopers assigned to Liberty, Long and McIntosh counties.
Undertaking a comprehensive effort to prevent fires and educate the public about the importance of public safety has been a focal point for the Hinesville Fire Department for the past five years.
Two Good Samaritans may have saved the life of a woman who was found unconscious early Friday after her vehicle ran off the road, hit a pine tree and overturned.
Area churches are being asked to help the American Red Cross raise funds for disaster relief. Red Cross Sunday is a vision of hope fostered by the generosity of local religious communities partnering with their local Red Cross Chapters to provide assistance to your neighbors who have experienced a disaster. The money you donate will remain local. By standing with the Red Cross in this effort, you will be helping families begin the long road ...
Theft by taking March 6, 2007 Pineland Avenue A complainant advised police her Dell laptop computer and gold wedding ring set were taken from her patio. She said she was working on her laptop when she stepped inside her residence to answer a phone call. Afterward, she forgot her equipment and jewelry were outside and left the residence for three hours. When she returned she realized what she had done and went to retrieve them ...
Unattended death March 5, 2007 Dunlieve Road, Allenhurst Deputies responded to a call from a complainant saying he found one of his employees lying face down in the floor of his mobile home and unresponsive. The complainant said the last time he saw his employees was March 2. On the morning of March 5, he said, he called the employee to give him a courtesy wakeup call, but there was no answer even after several ...
Military personnel participated in a March 10 statewide exercise to test readiness and preparation for disaster.
March is Red Cross Month and the Liberty Branch of the American Red Cross Savannah Chapter is trying to raise awareness on the services provided.
A Savannah woman was seriously injured Monday afternoon in a single-vehicle wreck in Liberty County.
Lowe's partnered with the Hinesville Police Department and the Home Safety Council to bring the Great Safety Adventure to Hinesville to educate people about potential safety hazards in the home. Roughly the size of a small house, a nearly 1,000 square foot animated home unfolded from a semi tractor truck to create a replica of a regular home.
ATLANTA - Tornados that hit Georgia and Alabama last week are taxing an already-low blood supply and donations are needed, say officials of the American Red Cross.
Liberty County Sheriff Department Lt. Orrin G. Nestor was recently promoted to his present rank. Nestor is now the Lieutenant in charge of D shift.
Drug charge Feb. 26, 2007 Highway 405 Deputies stopped a vehicle that was speeding. A check revealed the driver had a suspended license. One of the deputies walked his K-9 around the vehicle, and the dog reacted. One of the vehicle's passengers had badges from NYPD and DEA in his possession and said they belonged to his uncle. Deputies found a metal case that had marijuana in it. Both men were arrested and taken to ...
Theft by taking March 3-5, 2007 15th St. and Highway 196 A transport truck driver picked up a cargo trailer that contained 35,000 pounds of refrigerated and dried food, and cheese from Jacksonville and drove to Hinesville. He parked at the corner of Highway 196 and 15th Street to unload the container and chassis and then went home. Two days later, he went to pick up the trailer to deliver it and discovered it was ...
Community Kidsfest and Tiger 5-K run is scheduled for 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 24, at Bradwell Park in Hinesville.
A Liberty County Sheriff's Office deputy Thursday employed a pit maneuver and ended a high-speed chase that began just after 3 p.m. in McIntosh County, according to McIntosh County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy William Jennings.
Volunteers are getting harder to come by for volunteer fire departments, and Bryan County Emergency Services Chief Freddy Howell knows why it's getting tougher to find people to serve.
Kenneth William Lumpkin, 43, pleaded guilty Monday to felony murder and kidnapping with the commission of bodily injury to another person in the September 2010 strangulation death of Lori Arrowood.
Kenneth William Lumpkin, 43, pleaded guilty Monday to felony murder, kidnapping and the commission of bodily injury in the September 2010 strangulation death of Lori Arrowood. Atlantic Judicial Circuit Judge Paul Rose presided over the hearing at the Long County Courthouse. Three charges were dropped - one count each of malice murder, aggravated assault and concealing the death of another person. Lumpkin, a former corrections officer at the Liberty County Jail, was sentenced to two ...
July 7: Assist other agency (robbery) - Two officers responded to Shady Oaks Mobile Home Park in reference to a robbery.
D. Jay Stewart attended the National Drug Court Professionals' 19th annual training conference July 14-17 in Washington, D.C.
The cause of a fire that destroyed a home Wednesday night in the 700 block of Pate Rogers Road in Liberty County still is undetermined, according to Liberty County Fire Coordinator James Ashdown, who has requested that the state fire marshal conduct an investigation.
July 7: DUI, obstructing or hindering law enforcement officers - Two deputies stopped a vehicle that passed by playing loud music.
No one apparently was injured when a mobile home in the 700 block of Pate Rogers Road was destroyed by fire Wednesday night.
People from across the area came out Aug. 5 to join Long County for its Community Night Out at the Long County Recreation Complex.
July 5: Burglary, forced entry, residence, second degree - As an officer was on foot patrol, he noticed the door open of a residence in Country Side Mobile Home Park. The officer entered, and there was no one there. Later, the resident showed up. He said he saw his front door open, and because he was new to the country, he did not know to call 911, so he left the residence. Nothing was missing ...
Candice and Torres Boles briefly were in court Monday morning, where they waived their rights to a formal arraignment and entered pleas of not guilty.
ATLANTA - The FBI has asked for the public's assistance in identifying and locating the person or people responsible for the Aug. 7 armed robbery of The Heritage Bank in Midway, according to Special Agent in Charge Mark F. Giuliano.