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Editor, I'm appalled - to say the least - at the extravagant salary paid to Liberty County School System Superintendent Dr. Valya Lee. LCSS Chief Information Officer Dr. Patti Crane stated that the purpose of last week's press conference, in her words, was "to enlighten the Liberty County community and all media outlets concerning the recent salary adjustment" for Lee.
Emily Michelle Turner was born at 4:13 p.m. Aug. 24 to Katreana Thompson of Hinesville and Eric Turner of Hinesville. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Emily weighed 3 pounds, 9 ounces and measured 17 inches.
County Administrator Joey Brown discusses the Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax, which goes up for a vote in November, at the first of four community meetings Thursday at the Hinesville Area Arts Council gallery. The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce officially kicked off its Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax VI campaign Thursday with the first of four community meetings scheduled ahead of the November elections.
Lyman Hall Elementary students participate in Thursday's America Supports You Freedom Walk, which honors both victims of the 9/11 attacks and the nation's service personnel. Liberty County service personnel, first responders, soldiers and community members turned out Thursday for the America Supports You Freedom Walk at Lyman Hall Elementary in Hinesville.
I was wondering if there are other people here in Hinesville that Metal detect. I will be looking for old homesteads and farms to metal detect come this fall and winter.
Atlanta, Georgia - September 10, 2014 -- 15 Georgia Seniors have a chance to win a piece of the fourth annual Colored Rocks Prize in a competition launched this week by the Colored Rocks Foundation. Applications are accepted until midnight, December 6, 2014 for the cash award.
Boles faces two counts of murder, three counts of cruelty to children and one count of contributing to the deprivation of a child for allegedly causing the death of his then 3-year-old daughter, Andraia Boles, in their Bannon Court home on Feb. 26, 2013. Boles' wife and co-defendant, Candice Boles will be tried later.
Brooke Standard of Hinesville has been selected to receive the 2014 Lisa Peebles Memorial Scholarship, awarded by the local CenturyLink Pioneer Club. The scholarship, which is awarded annually and was established in 1984, seeks to recognize outstanding high-school seniors for their efforts in the community.
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Gov. Nathan Deal, University System of Georgia Chancellor Hank M. Huckaby, Hinesville Mayor James Thomas, state Sen. Jack Hill, state Rep. Al Williams and Georgia National Guard Maj. Gen. Jim Butterworth addressed the audience of more than 200 community leaders, political dignitaries and Armstrong representatives at the groundbreaking ceremony.
According to GSP Trooper Lyle Thurmond, the wreck happened at the intersection of Highway 196 west and Cove Street around 6:45 a.m. Wednesday. A man driving a 1991 Oldsmobile apparently fell asleep and veered into the center lane as an empty Liberty County school bus was making a turn onto Cove St. The driver struck the front bumper of the school bus, causing him to wake up and steer into oncoming traffic where a woman driving a 1996 Saturn collided with his vehicle head-on.
According to GSP Trooper Lyle Thurmond, the accident occurred at the intersection of Highway 196 West and Cove Street at 6:45 a.m. when a man driving a 1991 Oldsmobile apparently fell asleep and veered into the center lane as an empty Liberty County school bus was making a turn onto Cove Street. The driver struck the front bumper of the school bus, causing minor damage.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 09:23 am
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