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New show airs weekly on Explore Liberty

New show airs weekly on Explore Liberty

The Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau (LCCVB) is pleased to announce the start of a weekly show, LIVE in Liberty, at 3 p.m ...

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Posted: sep. 22, 2017 10:10 a.m. | Updated: sep. 23, 2017 7:00 a.m.


DRC center to open in Liberty County

The Liberty County Emergency Management Agency has announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency will open a Disaster Recovery Center at the Liberty County Community ...

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Posted: sep. 22, 2017 3:26 p.m.


ASU, GSU to talk merger at community breakfast

The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce will host an Eggs and Issues Breakfast Wednesday featuring Armstrong State University and Georgia Southern University. The breakfast is ...

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Posted: sep. 22, 2017 10:19 a.m. | Updated: sep. 22, 2017 2:00 p.m.


Swim advisories lifted for some area beaches

Beach water testing resumed this week following Hurricane Irma, and some area beaches have reopened for swimming.

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Posted: sep. 22, 2017 9:27 a.m.
Reid to host Distict 1 Town Hall Meeting on Sept. 28

Reid to host Distict 1 Town Hall Meeting on Sept. 28

District 1 Councilwoman Diana Reid will be on hand for a Town Hall Meeting, Thursday, Sept. 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the traffic ...

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Posted: sep. 21, 2017 12:58 p.m.


FEMA teams canvassing Liberty

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has dispatched Disaster Survivor Assistance teams in Irma-stricken neighborhoods throughout five coastal counties to help Georgia disaster survivors register for ...

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Posted: sep. 21, 2017 12:33 p.m.


Long BoE votes on tax increase Thursday

The third and final public hearing on a proposed millage rate increase by the Long County Board of Education will be at 2 p.m ...

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Posted: sep. 20, 2017 9:44 a.m. | Updated: sep. 20, 2017 2:00 p.m.
FEMA help available

FEMA help available

Liberty County residents now qualify for individual disaster assistance from FEMA for damages sustained because of Hurricane Irma.

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Posted: sep. 20, 2017 9:28 a.m.
Update: Tree on road blamed for fatal crash

Update: Tree on road blamed for fatal crash

The Georgia State Patrol is investiging a two-pickup crash that killed two people Wednesday morning in Long County.

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Posted: sep. 20, 2017 8:38 a.m.
Long County schools named among nation's healthiest

Long County schools named among nation's healthiest

Smiley and Walker Elementary Schools in Long County have been recognized by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation as two of the nation’s healthiest ...

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Posted: sep. 19, 2017 6:47 p.m. | Updated: sep. 20, 2017 5:00 a.m.
Irma brings help for Midway woman from far, and near

Irma brings help for Midway woman from far, and near

“I feel blessed, so blessed.”

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Posted: sep. 19, 2017 6:59 p.m. | Updated: sep. 20, 2017 5:00 a.m.
Deputy attacked on I-95

Deputy attacked on I-95

A Liberty County Sheriff’s Office deputy was attacked Tuesday afternoon on the northbound side of I-95.

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Posted: sep. 19, 2017 7:15 p.m.
Hurricane season far from over

Hurricane season far from over

Additional hurricanes, beyond that of Jose and Maria, are likely over the Atlantic and may threaten the United States for the rest of the 2017 ...

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Posted: sep. 19, 2017 6:54 p.m. | Updated: sep. 19, 2017 7:00 p.m.
Hinesville council focuses on bids, ordinances

Hinesville council focuses on bids, ordinances

The Hinesville City Council calmly discussed several proposed ordinance amendments during a regular meeting Sept. 7, ahead of last weekend’s mandatory city-wide hurricane evacuation.

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Posted: sep. 18, 2017 10:07 a.m. | Updated: sep. 18, 2017 6:00 p.m.


Individuals in Liberty County now eligible for storm damage aid

Liberty County residents now qualify for individual disaster assistance from FEMA for damages sustained by Hurricane Irma.

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Posted: sep. 18, 2017 5:11 p.m.
Long BoE to hold second hearing tonight on proposed millage rate increase

Long BoE to hold second hearing tonight on proposed millage rate increase

 The second of three public hearings on a proposed millage rate increase by the Long County Board of Education will be held 6 p.m ...

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Posted: sep. 18, 2017 2:00 p.m.
'I figured if we're going down, we're going down together'

'I figured if we're going down, we're going down together'

While many people were fleeing Hurricane Irma as it made its way toward Florida and Georgia, one woman was making her way back to Georgia ...

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Posted: sep. 16, 2017 5:07 p.m. | Updated: sep. 17, 2017 5:00 a.m.
Woman arrested for trying to free animals from Liberty Humane Shelter

Woman arrested for trying to free animals from Liberty Humane Shelter

Thinking that the staff of the Liberty Humane Shelter had evacuated the area, leaving the shelter animals behind, a woman broke into the shelter and ...

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Posted: sep. 16, 2017 5:12 p.m. | Updated: sep. 17, 2017 5:00 a.m.
More things you need to know about recovering from Irma

More things you need to know about recovering from Irma

Recovering from a storm can be confusing, what with all the information floating around.

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Posted: sep. 16, 2017 5:28 p.m.
VH1 reality series films in Liberty

VH1 reality series films in Liberty

The Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced that a new VH1 reality TV series, Scared Famous, filmed on Hampton Island in Liberty County ...

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Posted: sep. 15, 2017 5:31 p.m.

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