ATLANTA - Authorities say an Alabama man made an emergency landing on Interstate 95 in southeast Georgia.
ATLANTA - Forecasters say gusty winds and locally heavy rain will be the main threats to the Georgia coast as Sandy surges toward the north.
ATLANTA - Georgia's governor has appointed 22 teenagers to a committee to provide advice on how to communicate a safe driving message to teen drivers.
Two Richmond Hill residents were arrested last week after a meth lab was discovered in a home on Reese Drive in Sterling Creek Plantation subdivision.
Kenneth Allan Turner was sentenced to 12 years confinement and eight years probation after pleading guilty to involuntary manslaughter and aggravated assault in the stabbing death of Benjamin O'Neal.
A new traffic signal at the intersection of Highway 17 and Sommers Boulevard in Richmond Hill is set to become operational this week.
A former Army medic has pleaded guilty to destroying evidence in a double slaying to protect what prosecutors say was a militia group operating within the military at Fort Stewart.
An early morning fire Friday destroyed a home on Daniel Siding Loop Road, according to Chief Otis Willis with the Bryan County Fire Department.
The following reports are from the Richmond Hill Police Department: DUI, Sept. 27 - Officers stopped a Savannah man just after 4 a.m. on Highway 144 after he was seen speeding and before entering Love's gas station at an "unsafe speed." The man smelled of alcohol and told officers he wasn't driving the vehicle. A breath test proved he had been drinking and he was arrested.
The following reports are from the Bryan County Sheriff's Department. DUI-drugs: Sept. 15 - Deputies stopped a Fleming man just before 2 a.m. on Highway 17 after he was seen traveling in both southbound lanes of traffic. The man handed deputies a Mexican driver's license and said he didn't have an American driver's license. Deputies smelled alcohol on the man, who also had bloodshot and glassy eyes. He was arrested for DUI and driving without a license.
ATLANTA - Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens and the National Fire Protection Association are reminding Georgians that Fire Prevention Week is Oct. 7-13, with the theme of, "Have Two Ways Out!"
A North Carolina man working on a Fort Stewart contract was arrested Tuesday for bank robbery.
SAVANNAH - Savannah police have identified a body discovered inside a burning vehicle.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) - Highway crews will be temporarily shutting down lanes on Interstate 16 in Chatham County to allow for roadwork.
The 200 Club of the Coastal Empire, a nonprofit that provides immediate financial assistance to families of first responders who lost their lives in the line of duty, is putting on its sixth annual Shields for Fallen Heroes campaign.
Bryan County Emergency Services recently raised and donated $1,000 to Komen of Coastal Georgia in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Pembroke police were kept busy the night country star Luke Bryan played in neighboring Claxton.
Firefighters and family members from all over the United States gathered recently in Gettysburg, Penn., to honor those who died in the line of duty in 2012 for the annual National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend.
Area law enforcement authorities are seeking the public's help in finding a Richmond Hill man who is wanted on drug charges.
SAVANNAH - Five people are in custody after a methamphetamine ring between Bryan, Chatham and Effingham counties and was brought down earlier this week.
Bryan County Emergency Services Chief Freddy Howell recently honored Dairy Queen in Pembroke, left, and Richmond Hill, right, for the businesses' help during Fire Prevention Week, which is Oct. 6-12. Both restaurants are offering a free ice cream to children who turn in a coloring sheet on fire safety and prevention by Oct. 12. The sheets are available at both Dairy Queen locations and all Bryan County fire departments.
How often has the doorbell rung or a child interrupted you while you were cooking, causing you to forget about the chicken you left sizzling on the stove - until smoke filled the house?
Bryan County firefighter and emergency medical technician Mark Waters has been named Bryan County Emergency Services employee of the quarter.
Getting into school buildings in Bryan County could soon be more difficult as officials look at tightening security at each of the system's schools.
An early evening fire destroyed a Richmond Hill home Sunday, but the residents were all able to it out safely, according to officials.
Wyommie Mack, program manager for the Department of Juvenile Justice in Liberty, Long and Bryan counties, on Tuesday updated the Hinesville Rotary Club on reforms being made to the state juvenile justice system.
Lt. Jeff Hein, commander of the Liberty County Sheriff's Office narcotics unit, describes law enforcement's continuous war on drugs as "a strategic game of chess, not checkers."
Atlantic Circuit Superior Court Judge D. Jay Stewart attended the National Drug Court Professionals' 19th annual training conference July 14-17 in Washington, D.C.
Bill Massey and Lauren Hand from the Dewberry Firm and Jeff Morris from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently presented the Bryan County Emergency Services (BCES) with the completion of a Georgia Hurricane Evacuation Study Technical Data Report paid for by the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).