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Mobile home destroyed in morning fire

Mobile home destroyed in morning fire

Firefighters from the Long County Fire Department along with a unit from the Walthourville Volunteer Fire and Rescue and Liberty County Station 15 responded to ...

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Posted: aug. 16, 2017 1:11 p.m.
Rip currents possible from Hurricane Gert

Rip currents possible from Hurricane Gert

Tropical storm Gert surged late Monday to become the second hurricane of the Atlantic season, the National Hurricane Center said. Although there is no direct ...

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Posted: aug. 15, 2017 11:39 a.m.
Firefighters break rule to save man's life

Firefighters break rule to save man's life

 Two Long County firefighters had to break a cardinal rule of firefighting to save a man’s life Monday afternoon, their chief said. 

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Posted: aug. 14, 2017 10:09 p.m.
NAACP, Liberty County Minority Chamber to hold peace initiative

NAACP, Liberty County Minority Chamber to hold peace initiative

The Liberty County NAACP and Liberty County Minority Chamber are holding what’s being billed as a peace initiative, at 6 p.m. Tuesday on ...

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Posted: aug. 14, 2017 2:08 p.m.
Company donates $10,000 to Stewart/Hunter FMWR

Company donates $10,000 to Stewart/Hunter FMWR

Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield’s Family Morale, Welfare and Recreation offices got a financial boost July 31, receiving $10,000 from the Hinesville ...

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Posted: aug. 09, 2017 11:11 a.m. | Updated: aug. 11, 2017 3:30 p.m.
Champions for homeless students in Liberty, Long

Champions for homeless students in Liberty, Long

School can be a challenge even in the best of circumstances. Imagine how much tougher it can be when you don’t have a roof ...

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Posted: aug. 09, 2017 1:03 p.m. | Updated: aug. 11, 2017 1:00 p.m.
Health care dominates Carter town hall

Health care dominates Carter town hall

U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter said Thursday’s town hall meeting at the South Bryan County Administration Building was a chance to hear from constituents.

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Posted: aug. 11, 2017 11:10 a.m.
Stay hydrated while exploring downtown

Stay hydrated while exploring downtown

Whether it’s the Fort Morris Cannon, the Bacon-Fraser House, or the Old Liberty Jail, there’s a lot to see in downtown Hinesville.

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Posted: aug. 07, 2017 4:17 p.m. | Updated: aug. 11, 2017 9:00 a.m.
Liberty Regional  wins patient care award

Liberty Regional wins patient care award

Liberty Regional Medical Center has been recognized with an Excellence in Patient Care Award from the Studer Group.

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Posted: aug. 07, 2017 3:43 p.m. | Updated: aug. 09, 2017 1:00 p.m.
Suspects in Hinesville triple shooting no strangers to cops

Suspects in Hinesville triple shooting no strangers to cops

Shooting suspect Michael Cansler, 17, was denied bond in magistrate court Monday morning, according to Hinesville Police Department Det. Jonathan Greer.

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Posted: aug. 09, 2017 10:14 a.m. | Updated: aug. 09, 2017 12:00 p.m.
No millage hike in Long budget

No millage hike in Long budget

After several months of internal auditing and financial review, the Long County of Commission completed its proposed budget for the 2017 fiscal year.

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Posted: aug. 09, 2017 10:56 a.m.
Eclipse closes LCSS schools for students

Eclipse closes LCSS schools for students

The Liberty County School System has cancelled classes for students Aug. 21 because of the solar eclipse. The press release reads:

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Posted: aug. 09, 2017 9:43 a.m.
12 days and counting

12 days and counting

*Editor's note: The article has been updated to include Liberty County School System's announcement concerning the solar eclipse.

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Posted: aug. 08, 2017 7:55 p.m. | Updated: aug. 09, 2017 5:00 a.m.
Two men busted for crime spree

Two men busted for crime spree

The Hinesville Police Department arrested Kenya Scott and Daniel Turner for their alleged roles in a series of business burglaries between July 23 and 25.

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Posted: aug. 08, 2017 7:58 p.m. | Updated: aug. 09, 2017 5:00 a.m.
Council members urge respect for assistant city manager

Council members urge respect for assistant city manager

The Hinesville City Council took no action after reconvening a called meeting following a closed session Monday to discuss two personnel items, one of which ...

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Posted: aug. 08, 2017 8:01 p.m. | Updated: aug. 09, 2017 5:00 a.m.
Historic committee working to keep county’s history legible

Historic committee working to keep county’s history legible

The Liberty County Cultural and Historic Resources Committee is continuing its campaign to clean historic markers throughout Liberty County.

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Posted: aug. 07, 2017 3:30 p.m. | Updated: aug. 08, 2017 10:00 a.m.


Blood donations urgently needed as summer ends

The American Red Cross is urging blood donors to give in the final weeks of summer to help overcome a chronic summer blood shortage.

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Posted: aug. 07, 2017 9:18 p.m.
Leadership class recuriting

Leadership class recuriting

The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for the 2017-18 class of Leadership Liberty.

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Posted: aug. 07, 2017 3:19 p.m. | Updated: aug. 07, 2017 6:00 p.m.
Shooting suspect denied bond

Shooting suspect denied bond

Michael Cansler. who is accused of shooting three people in Hinesville Tuesday morning, was denied bond during a first appearance hearing before a magistrate at ...

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Posted: aug. 07, 2017 1:42 p.m.
Fire damages Hinesville apartment

Fire damages Hinesville apartment

A fire in a Hinesville apartment complex heavily damaged a residence.

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Posted: aug. 06, 2017 10:15 p.m.

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