The Long County Board of Health got a new member and a new health director at its June 7 meeting.
The sun was beginning to break through the treetops as participants tightened their shoelaces and stretched their hamstrings.
A Fort Stewart soldier who reportedly issued phony citations from a stolen Hinesville Police Department citation book now may face charges of his own.
The Long County Chamber of Commerce held a meet-the-candidates forum Tuesday at Long County High School in Ludowici.
The Ludowici City Council fired Ludowici Police Department Officer Raymond Govero on Tuesday after charges were brought against him.
The 12th annual Walk to Dorchester fundraiser is Saturday, and walkers should notice the school has been spruced up, thanks to a visiting youth group.
The proposed $25.8 Liberty County budget for fiscal year 2013 is up 3 percent from this year, according to a Monday presentation by County Finance Officer Kim McGlothlin.
Area homeless and nearly homeless had an opportunity to connect with 30 private organizations and government agencies able to provide them with the resources at Mt. Zion Community center Saturday.
The Hinesville City Council approved a $405,689 bid Thursday from R.H. Tyson Construction Co. for an amphitheater.
The Long County Board of Elections Friday rejected challenges to three candidates' qualifications. The action followed a Wednesday hearing.
An area law-enforcement team will be featured on national TV for the second time this year.
Greg McFall estimates he has made more than 500 dives at Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary, about 17 miles east of Sapelo Island.
A Savannah man was killed Friday morning in a single vehicle accident on Interstate 95 in Liberty County.
Liberty County residents can now sign up for discounts on prescriptions and some other medical expenses after a commission vote Tuesday.
The body of a 3rd Infantry Division soldier who went missing off St. Simons Island last weekend has been recovered.
In a high-profile environmental case that has important repercussions for coastal Georgia, the state Supreme Court ruled Monday that the 25-foot buffer required by state law between development projects and the banks of waterways generally does not apply to marshes and wetlands.
Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black is alerting Georgians to the recall of certain packaged smoked salmon products that are sold in Georgia for potential health risk to consumers.
Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black alerted Georgians to the recall of certain Ainsworth pet food products that are sold in Georgia for potential health risk to cats.
Ameris Bancorp, the parent company of Ameris Bank, announced Monday that the acquisition of 18 Bank of America banking centers throughout southern Georgia and northern Florida - including the Hinesville location - has been completed.
By Tuesday evening, voters in Liberty County's District 6 should know who will represent them on the Board of Education.
The Liberty Regional Water Resources Council approved a resolution Thursday to support a program committed to enhancing coastal resilience.
During a Thursday morning stop in North Bryan County, Gov. Nathan Deal announced the addition of 60 commercial-vehicle enforcement officers to improve highway safety and help reduce motor-vehicle crashes in Georgia.
Vietnam War veterans of all services will receive something most did not get some 50 years ago when they returned from combat - a welcome home ceremony - Friday, June 19, at Fort Stewart's Cottrell Field.
Parts of Liberty County and most of Long County received at least 4 and as much as 7 inches of rain Wednesday evening, according to a precipitation report posted on accuweather.com and the National Weather Service.
Local water-conservation efforts and health-care premiums rising were reported at the Hinesville City Council meeting Thursday.
About 200 animal lovers made the People for Paws fundraiser a huge success. The event benefitted Carpathia Paws Animal Rescue Organization and was held June 6 at the Dorchester Civic Center in Midway.
Riceboro's Historic Baptismal Trail is now completed. Residents and local officials gathered together for the ribbon cutting of the trail. They then had an opportunity to walk along the trail and learn about native plants, see the historic baptismal pool and "round hole."
The Long County Board of Education approved its fiscal-year 2016 budget by a 4-1 vote Monday.
U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., said in a statement issued Wednesday that he has Parkinson's disease.
During last week's Liberty County Board of Commissioners meeting, Chief Financial Officer Kim McGlothlin presented the proposed budget for fiscal-year 2016, which will start July 1.