The Ludowici City Council voted during its meeting this month to establish a building permit and regulation guideline ordinance for new construction projects.
Jim Bacote, the founder of the Geechee Kunda site in Riceboro, said he aims to enhance the public's awareness about the heritage and daily lives of African Americans, and he's using his new tourism site to do it.
An elderly Florida man and his son, apparently vacationing together, were injured in a wreck Wednesday on I-95 in Liberty County.
Representatives of the city of Hinesville and Fort Stewart convened at city hall this past week and initiated a comprehensive partnership program to revitalize the downtown district.
Owners of the Bo'Maz nightclub will have a chance to fight a possible temporary closing of their business Wednesday during a show-cause hearing with the Walthourville City Council.
Liberty County Chapter 5031 of AARP had its annual picnic Tuesday.
By Patty Leon
Former Midway volunteer firefighter Calvin Chipp pleaded guilty Tuesday to a charge of voluntary manslaughter in connection with the April 16, 2005, shooting of Roger Harrell outside the Sky Box bar.
Local community workers were on hand for a "Prevent Teen Pregnancy Month" proclamation signing on Thursday.
A representative of U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston's office will be in Hinesville on Thursday and Ludowici on May 31 to meet with anyone who needs assistance with a federal agency during a Congressional "day office."
When Michael Santiago and his wife Omara moved into the new development along Wayfair Lane about 10 years ago, their neighborhood was under construction and, was rampant with crime, they said.
Area residents are invited to comment on the Coastal Comprehensive Plan at one - or all - of three public meetings being held this week by the Department of Community Affairs.
With the signing of Senate Bill 10 on Friday, Gov. Sonny Perdue gave parents of special-needs students the option of using state-funded vouchers to send their children to private schools.
Coastal Georgia Regional Development Center has won a grant from the National Trust for Historic Preservation to bring a preservation economist to the area for a two-part lecture series, "Preservation Economics in Coastal Georgia."
Three people where injured Saturday afternoon in a two-car collision in Long County.
The federal government is proposing opening the Atlantic Ocean to offshore drilling, and is soliciting comments from the public.
Three burns in training areas of Fort Stewart are set for today and could bring smoke into the Hinesville area.
On Jan. 13, at the Ludowici City Council's first meeting of the year, members voted unanimously to contract out Bob Pirkle as the city's attorney. The council set Pirkle's base annual salary at $9,600. His hiring follows the death of attorney Joe Kitchings, who died Dec. 31, after serving as the city's attorney since March 2010.
A strong proponent in the preservation of historic Allenhurst was found dead Wednesday night.
Amanda Cox, a Liberty County native who was mayor pro-tem of Allenhurst, has died, according to Liberty County Coroner Reginald Pierce.
Dwight Gordon is the new chairman of the Long County Commission.
MARIETTA, Ga. – A man says he was cited by police outside Atlanta for eating a cheeseburger while driving.
The city of Hinesville renamed West Mills Avenue during a ceremony held Jan. 3 where West Mills intersects with Rebecca Street. To posthumously honor Edelle Osgood, a local resident who served the community and city for many years, the street now bears her name.
The sixth of 12 community-planning meetings will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, at Dorchester Village Civic Center, 1804 Islands Highway in Midway. The meeting, hosted by the Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission, will let area residents offer input on the next comprehensive plan.
Lt. Governor Cagle, Speaker Ralston, President Pro Tem Shafer, Speaker Pro Tem Jones, members of the General Assembly, constitutional officers, members of the judiciary, members of the consular corps, my fellow Georgians:
Peter J. Meyer, a Vietnam veteran and recipient of the Bronze Star, was laid to rest with military honors at the United States Military Academy at West Point Tuesday.
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