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Woman allegedly cashed check after depositing it

Woman allegedly cashed check after depositing it

Reports filed recently with the Hinesville Police Department include:

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Posted: jul. 25, 2016 10:39 a.m. | Updated: jul. 26, 2016 7:00 a.m.


Tank work to drop water pressure in western Liberty County

Correction: During the July 21 city council meeting, updated information was provided that the work was going to be delayed for several months. The Coastal ...

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Posted: jul. 23, 2016 6:04 p.m.
Hinesville police give advice on how to respond during traffic stop

Hinesville police give advice on how to respond during traffic stop

With the backdrop of several high-profile fatal shootings by — and of — police officers across the nation in recent weeks, the Hinesville Police Department hosted a ...

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Posted: jul. 23, 2016 5:55 p.m.
Mosquito control contractors need state license

Mosquito control contractors need state license

Enjoy the outdoors this summer and help stop the spread of mosquito-borne illnesses by following these tips from the Georgia Department of Agriculture and Commissioner ...

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Posted: jul. 21, 2016 11:25 a.m. | Updated: jul. 23, 2016 5:00 a.m.
1.6 million gallons of wastewater spills into Taylors Creek

1.6 million gallons of wastewater spills into Taylors Creek

An electrical failure at the city of Hinesville’s wastewater treatment plant led to more than a million gallons of partially treated wastewater to spill ...

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Posted: jul. 22, 2016 7:37 p.m.
Hinesville murder suspect arrested in Camden County

Hinesville murder suspect arrested in Camden County

The man who was wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of a Fort Stewart soldier’s spouse in Hinesville has been arrested, police said.

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Posted: jul. 22, 2016 5:56 p.m.
Georgia Power offers tips  to stay safe during summer storms

Georgia Power offers tips to stay safe during summer storms

ATLANTA — As summer storms routinely bring heavy rains and high winds to Georgia, Georgia Power monitors the changing weather around the clock and says it ...

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Posted: jul. 20, 2016 10:54 a.m. | Updated: jul. 21, 2016 3:30 p.m.
Grand Jury Indictments July 13-16

Grand Jury Indictments July 13-16

This report was gathered from information recorded during the recent Liberty County Grand Jury indictments entered into public record. All suspects are innocent until proven ...

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Posted: jul. 20, 2016 10:51 a.m. | Updated: jul. 21, 2016 10:00 a.m.
Wreck backs up traffic on Hwy. 84

Wreck backs up traffic on Hwy. 84

An accident with injuries is backing up traffic near Liberty County High School.

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Posted: jul. 21, 2016 9:56 a.m.
June courts-martial: Four Fort Stewart soldiers convicted of sexual abuse of children

June courts-martial: Four Fort Stewart soldiers convicted of sexual abuse of children

The following is a list of June courts-martial from the 2nd Judicial Circuit, which includes Fort Stewart. Information was obtained from the U.S. Army ...

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Posted: jul. 20, 2016 11:53 a.m.
FEMA updates mobile app as hurricane season heats up

FEMA updates mobile app as hurricane season heats up

ATLANTA — With FEMA’s updated free app, you can get weather alerts from the National Weather Service for up to five locations across the nation.

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Posted: jul. 20, 2016 10:53 a.m.
Social media posts get scrutiny

Social media posts get scrutiny

Reports recently filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:

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Posted: jul. 18, 2016 9:45 a.m. | Updated: jul. 19, 2016 5:00 a.m.
Ludowici Police Department blotters

Ludowici Police Department blotters

Reports filed with the Ludowici Police Department June 29 through July 7 include:

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Posted: jul. 13, 2016 12:41 p.m. | Updated: jul. 14, 2016 1:00 p.m.
Long County ranger wins DNR Law Enforcement Torch Award

Long County ranger wins DNR Law Enforcement Torch Award

SOCIAL CIRCLE — The Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Law Enforcement Division announced earlier this week that Ranger 1st Class Patrick Gibbs, who is assigned to ...

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Posted: jul. 14, 2016 10:37 a.m.
Hinesville police issue BOLO for fatal shooting suspect

Hinesville police issue BOLO for fatal shooting suspect

The Hinesville Police Department issued a “be on the lookout” alert for the man suspected of fatally shooting the spouse of a Fort Stewart soldier ...

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Posted: jul. 14, 2016 8:46 a.m.
Restaurant Sanitation Scores, July 13

Restaurant Sanitation Scores, July 13

The following are among the food service establishments inspected in June by the Liberty County Health Department. The department scores on a 100-percentile scale. Kitchens ...

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Posted: jul. 13, 2016 12:05 p.m. | Updated: jul. 13, 2016 2:00 p.m.
Restaurant sanitation scores for June

Restaurant sanitation scores for June

The following are among the food service establishments inspected in June by the Liberty County Health Department. The department scores on a 100-percentile scale. Kitchens ...

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Posted: jul. 11, 2016 10:21 a.m. | Updated: jul. 12, 2016 12:30 p.m.
14 South Georgia residents indicted on federal drug trafficking charges

14 South Georgia residents indicted on federal drug trafficking charges

STATESBORO — A federal indictment has been returned charging a Glennville man and a Fleming man, along with 12 other South Georgia residents, with conspiring to ...

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Posted: jul. 11, 2016 2:08 p.m.
Large amount of drugs found in Hinesville home

Large amount of drugs found in Hinesville home

The Liberty County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit has seized a large amount of narcotics.

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Posted: jul. 11, 2016 1:57 p.m.
Man shot and killed at Liberty County mobile home

Man shot and killed at Liberty County mobile home

Law-enforcement officials are investigating the shooting death of Dennis Pavao, 43.

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Posted: jul. 10, 2016 9:41 a.m.
Arrest made for R&J Produce fire

Arrest made for R&J Produce fire

A man has been arrested in connection with a June 20 fire that destroyed R&J Produce store on E. G. Miles Parkway, according to ...

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Posted: jul. 09, 2016 3:30 p.m.
Suspects in Walthourville shooting, Hinesville standoff charged

Suspects in Walthourville shooting, Hinesville standoff charged

A Walthourville man narrowly escaped injury Thursday after someone shot through his front door, according to the Liberty County Sheriff’s Office.

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Posted: jul. 07, 2016 4:58 p.m.
Man, 28, charged with murder of Jesup man, 70

Man, 28, charged with murder of Jesup man, 70

A 28-year-old man has been arrested and charged with killing a 70-year-old Jesup man, according to the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office.

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Posted: jul. 07, 2016 4:45 p.m.
Last roll call for HPD officer

Last roll call for HPD officer

The June 28 midnight patrol was the last for Hinesville police Lt. Thomas Ovitt, midnight shift watch commander.

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Posted: jul. 06, 2016 9:29 a.m. | Updated: jul. 07, 2016 2:00 p.m.
'Possible homicide' investigated in Jesup

'Possible homicide' investigated in Jesup

Authorities are investigating what they term a “possible homicide” in Jesup.

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Posted: jul. 06, 2016 10:02 p.m.

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