Tragedy once again struck at the Simmons railroad crossing Friday, when Long County resident Evelyn Hale, 62, was struck by a train at about 5:40 a.m.
Reynolds Smith and Hills senior planner Beverly Davis presented an updated proposal concerning the construction of highway medians on Highway 84 during a recent Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission meeting.
Distraught Colonel's Island homeowners are fighting the construction of a tall cellphone tower that could be erected in this sparsely populated portion of the county.
While members of the U.S. Senate were busy blocking an immigration bill backed by President Bush this week, an immigration amendment proposed in the House by local U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Savannah) also felt the sting of defeat.
JESUP -- Mirta Blanco plastered the whitewashed wall outside Judge Glenn Thomas Jr.'s law office with handwritten posters telling him "Get Well Soon" and "We Are Keeping You In Our Prayers."
The Liberty County Development Authority is studying a proposed budget of $13.9 million for next year that includes more than $5 million the LCDA hopes to raise from land sales.
A heated debate flared up in the county commission recently concerning the future of Liberty's fire protection services.
Fourteen Georgia cities - among them Flemington - received the "Certified City of Ethics" designation during the Georgia Municipal Association's Annual Convention in Savannah on Tuesday.
While new development is representative of the county's future, there's a collection of area residents who are working to save some of Liberty's past.
Overlooked construction errors have disrupted the building of the Midcoast Regional Airport at Wright Army Airfield, and area taxpayers may have to shoulder the blunder.
• A West Virginia woman was sentenced to 10 years for child abuse and felony sexual abuse of her then 3-year-old daughter.
Poisonous snakes, flooding and falling trees are among the concerns a Hinesville resident addressed during a recent Hinesville City Council meeting.
It's back to playing the waiting game for a new Department of Family and Children Services building in Liberty County.
Millions of dollars in development plans are currently resting on the minds of Hinesville city officials.
Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield has announced its plans due to hurricane Matthew's approach:
Due to the possible impact of Hurricane Matthew in our local area, and the need to heed the warnings of local evacuation and recovery efforts ...
Long County Emergency Management Director Edward Brewer said a voluntary evacuation order will start in that county starting at noon today.
Liberty County officials declared a state of emergency Tuesday evening and issued a voluntary evacuation order for residents who live east of I-95. Here's ...