It was Panther vs. Panther, as Liberty County's softball team hosted the Portal Lady Panthers in a non-region softball game Wednesday.
The roof on a seven year old operations building owned by the Liberty County Development Authority needs to be replaced and could cost more than $20,000. The item was presented during LCDA's monthly meeting Monday morning in Hinesville.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce's second town hall meeting on a proposed penny sales tax had much better turnout than the first.
Liberty County School System Superintendent Dr. Valya Lee addressed the "two biggest elephants in the room"-negative relations on the school board and district ratings-at a Progress Through People Luncheon State of the School System address earlier this month.
With four systems that could develop into tropical storms, officials are on alert but are downplaying concern for Coastal Georgia.
A hit and run accident Friday evening left a bicyclist injured and then arrested after it was learned he was wanted for failing to appear in court.
Liberty County High School once again claimed the Commissioners Cup after downing Bradwell Institute 53-13 at Hokey Jackson Stadium to open the 2016 football season.
The results of the May Democratic primary in the Liberty County sheriff's race will stand after a judge ruled Friday there were "insufficient illegally cast votes or irregularities in the conduct of the election to cast doubt upon the results."
A ruling on the contested Liberty County sheriff's primary election that was expected Friday morning in a hearing, will be rendered later, possibly today through the Liberty County Clerk of Courts office.
The Liberty County High School FFA chapter has received a Living to Serve Grant to help fund one of its community service projects.
BRUNSWICK - Paul Spencer Ruble, 63, a doctor from Thomson, pleaded guilty Monday in federal court before Chief U.S. District Court Judge Lisa Godbey Wood to conspiracy to unlawfully dispense controlled substances and launder money.
Coastal Electric Cooperative announced Monday that Jake Horton has just been promoted to manager of operation.
Members of the Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission voted to recommended approval on a rezoning request for a proposed Flemington subdivision last week.
The Georgia Department announced Highway 57 will be closed at the railroad crossing between Northwest Railroad Street and Southwest Railroad Street for three days beginning at 9 a.m. so CSX Railroad can work on the tracks.
Though only 9, Bianca Pendleton has already published her first book.
Tropical Storm Hermine led to the cancellation or postponement of local prep sports across the Coastal Empire.
Editor's note: This story originally appeared in UVA Today, a publication of the University of Virginia. It is being reprinted with permission.