A Long County woman was killed Thursday afternoon after the car she was driving struck a bridge guard rail.
The following are among the food service establishments inspected in December 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.
Recent reports filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:
Two Fort Stewart soldiers were recently arrested and charged with firing shots in the city limits of Ludowici and tampering with evidence.
A woman who was struck by a Hinesville police patrol cruiser has been identified.
A second break-in in less than a week occurred at the Long County Recreation Department over the weekend.
Imprisoned film director Randall Miller is seeking early release from the Wayne County Jail, citing medical issues.
There will be prescribed burns on Fort Stewart today that could blow smoke over homes and businesses in Liberty and Bryan counties, according to the Georgia Forestry Commission.
ATLANTA - Mothers Against Drunk Driving's Georgia affiliate office recently announced it received a $126,000 grant from the Governor's Office of Highway Safety.
2015 saw its share of crime and court news in Liberty and Long counties. Here is a look back at some highlights.
Recent reports filed with the Liberty County Sheriff's Office include:
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Public Safety has been awarded a traffic safety H.E.A.T. grant from the Governor's Office of Highway Safety. The grant is for approximately $2.37 million and will provide funding to continue the Georgia State Patrol Nighthawks DUI Task Force and Administrative License Suspension program.
While having a smoke detector in your house is important, it is also important to keep up with maintenance. Agent Lynn Bennett of The Bennett Agency and the Georgia Arson Control Board would like to provide the citizens of Liberty County with lifesaving smoke detector information and maintenance tips.
This report was gathered from information recorded during the recent Liberty County Grand Jury indictments entered into public record. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
The suspect in last week's fatal shooting in Walthourville is in custody, according to the Liberty County Sheriff's Office.
Reports recently filed at the Hinesville Police Department include:
The defendant in a burglary that resulted in the murder of a soldier has pleaded guilty and was sentenced to life with parole plus 40 ...
A four-vehicle wreck in Ludowici resulted in two being taken to the hospital Friday afternoon.
A Hinesville man was struck by a vehicle and injured Friday night on West Oglethorpe Highway, police said.
Hinesville participates in the Georgia Municipal Association's workers compensation and Georgia Interlocal Risk Management Agency property and liability programs, which recently reimburse city departments ...
When an argument on the front steps of a mobile home turned into a fatal shooting Monday morning, it marked the first homicide in Walthourville ...
Authorities are on hand of a fatal accident in Wayne County involving a tractor trailer.
A threat against Midway Middle School today was deemed by authorities to be unfounded.
Walthourville Police Department and the Liberty County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that resulted in a fatality. The incident occurred roughly 40 minutes ...