ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal has declared this week Older Driver Safety Awareness Week in Georgia. The Georgia Department of Public Health recommends that older drivers and their families take time to talk about individual challenges and limitations. The goal is to help older drivers live life to the fullest by keeping them active, healthy and safe in their communities.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Transportation celebrates its 100th birthday in 2016 with a yearlong centennial celebration that explores the agency's role in getting Georgia out of the mud - from the dirt roads of 1916 to the paved roads crisscrossing Georgia in 1939 to today's modern transportation system.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama announced at the White House Thursday that he will keep U.S. troops in Afghanistan through 2016 and a lesser number into 2017 to sustain coalition efforts to train and strengthen Afghan forces.
The Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission heard proposals this evening for a Kroger superstore and Cook Out fast food restaurant to be built in Hinesville. Both proposals were recommended for approval and will go before the Hinesville City Council for the final decision on Oct. 1 at 3 p.m.
A Long County man was killed in a wreck Tuesday afternoon in Walthourville, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
Long County quadruplets Bowen Harrison "Bo" Parker, Robert Charles "Charlie" Parker, Walter Dale "Tripp" Parker III and Ellie Reece Parker celebrated their first birthday last weekend at the Dorchester Shooting Preserve in Midway.
Some Gum Branch residents want their city to stay the way it is.
Forever Enduring Always Ready (F.E.A.R.) radical-militia matriarch Heather Salmon pleaded guilty Thursday at the Long County Courthouse for her actions in the 2011 shooting deaths of Tiffany York, 17, and Michael Roark, 19.
CHARLESTON, S.C. - Lines of mourners began forming at the crack of dawn at TD Arena at the College of Charleston, not far from the Emanuel AME Church, where the Rev. and South Carolina Sen. Clementa Pinckney and eight others were gunned down last week.
A wrongful-death lawsuit against the city of Richmond Hill and one of its police officers is now headed to the Georgia Court of Appeals.
The U.S. Supreme Court, in a 6-3 ruling Thursday, upheld the Affordable Care Act subsidies that have helped millions of Americans, including 412,000 Georgians, obtain insurance coverage.
The Wednesday night killing of nine people by a white gunman in a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina, highlights the need for everyone to come together and discuss the difficult topics of race, politics and religion, according to the Liberty County NAACP president.
Dr. Yvette Keel wants to give back to the community that has given her so much. The retired educator hopes to do this by winning the District 6 seat on the Liberty County Board of Education, vacated by Sampie Smith in February.
Two wrongful-death lawsuits were filed Tuesday in Bryan County Superior Court in connection with the Interstate 16 pileup that killed five Georgia Southern University nursing students last month, and a third is expected soon.
The child who drowned in a family pool has been identified by Long County authorities as Luke Aaron Paton.
Liberty County residents will have to wait a bit longer to see whether federal individual assistance will help them cover costs associated with damages from ...
Ludowici Police Chief Robert Poppell is being evaluated at an area hospital after his patrol car was struck this morning on Highway 84.
U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter visited Liberty County Wednesday morning and meet with officials and personnel from the Liberty County Office of Emergency Management.
Editor's note: The below email was sent out by Long County Schools superintendent Dr. Robert Waters this morning. It wasn't posted sooner due ...
Clean up and recovery continues and some businesses and offices are set to open while others remain close. Here is a brief list of what ...
As residents return to their homes, cleanup efforts have ramped up and Liberty County Emergency Management Director Mike Hodges said that has opened the door ...
Liberty County is lifting the dusk to dawn curfew effective as of 5 p.m. today. According to the press release and under the request ...
The following is a press release from the Liberty County Health Department:
As residents begin to return to the east end of the county, businesses are starting to get back to normal in the western section of ...
The Liberty County Office of Emergency Management continues to allow limited access re-entry to residents who evacuated the east end of the county.
Dear Courier readers,
Officials with the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency sent out a notice Saturday on behalf of Long County leaders.
The Liberty County Board of Commissioners is asking those who evacuated to not re-enter the county until further notice.
The Liberty County Emergency Management Agency will begin shuttling people to Red Cross Sheltering locations, who have no other means of evacuating to a safe ...
The Liberty County Commission has just issued a mandatory evacuation for everyone living east of Highway 17.