The National Weather Service has issued a new heat advisory for today, estimating the heat index could feel like it is nearly 110 in the area.
The man who was shot to death Saturday afternoon has been identified as Hinesville resident Nathaniel Brown, Hinesville police Detective Gail Poulsen said.
Hinesville police detectives are investigating the Saturday-afternoon shooting death of a man.
STATESBORO - Two young men attending a graduation party Saturday night left the fun long enough to find themselves some trouble.
Divers and rescue workers pulled the body of a man missing since Saturday from the Savannah River Monday morning.
Recent reports filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:
Liberty County sheriff's deputies have their hands full this evening with an alligator.
A man was arrested after leading officers from Liberty County and Fort Stewart on a high-speed chase that ended in a wreck around midday Thursday, authorities said.
South Carolina authorities arrested a man Wednesday in connection with bomb threats at Long County High School and a government building in Glynn County in February.
A convicted man currently serving a life sentence for his role in the death of his 7-month old daughter was denied a new trial. The motions hearing was held Monday in the Liberty County Justice Center.
A 12-year-old boy was listed in critical condition Thursday after he was pulled Wednesday from a Jesup swimming pool, authorities said.
A three-vehicle wreck in Wayne County killed a Ludowici woman Wednesday evening, authorities said.
A Tuesday afternoon traffic accident in Hinesville landed a man in jail after his vehicle rear-ended a Liberty County Sheriff's Office vehicle. And, authorities said, the man was driving with a suspended license.
Tracy McFadden has resigned as Walthourville police chief, he said Tuesday.
It sounded too good to be true.
An early Monday morning collision between a car and a logging truck in Riceboro sent a Brunswick man to the hospital.
ATLANTA - Since 2000, lightning has been one of the most-common weather-related killers in Georgia, second only to tornadoes.
The Long County Sheriff's Office and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation are investigating the Wednesday-afternoon death of a Long County man.
A second fire in Ludowici overnight Thursday has raised suspicions, but so far no link has been determined, according to the Long County Sheriff's Office arson investigator.
A mobile-home fire Wednesday night in Ludowici displaced five people, but no one was injured, authorities said.
Recent reports filed with the Liberty County Sheriff's Office include:
Despite rumors, the Ludowici/Long County Fire Department is still providing service to the citizens, Assistant Fire Chief Randy Combs said Monday.
Candice Nicole Boles entered a plea of guilty of cruelty to children in the first degree, a felony, and guilty of cruelty to children in the second degree, admitting she played a role in the death of her daughter Andraia Boles, who was 3 at the time of her murder in February 2013.
Recent reports filed at the Liberty County Sheriff's Office include:
A standout Wayne County High School baseball player died in a wreck Saturday afternoon as he was traveling to Georgia Southern University, Long County Sheriff Craig Nobles said.
A vehicle struck a home in the 700 block of Talmadge Road in Walthourville on Wednesday night, authorities said.
A woman stabbed her husband in the neck after he attacked her in Hinesville on Wednesday evening, police said.
Ludowici police officers will soon have a new piece of equipment - body-worn cameras - when they are on duty.
Recent reports filed by Liberty County Sheriff's deputies include:
The Hinesville Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a black male wearing a blue hoodie who used a stolen credit card to make a purchase June 2 at Flash Foods on West Gen. Screven Way.