Court officials in Appling County and other rural communities face the challenge of getting suspects their proverbial day in court, while also keeping the socially distanced from judges, clerks and others in the courtroom.
The Statesboro Police Department chief has issued a statement regarding the video in Minneapolis of a white police officer seen kneeling on the neck of a handcuffed black man during an arrest, even after the man said he couldn't breathe and stopped moving.
The town of Hilton Head Island has just wrapped up their first big holiday weekend since the COVID-19 outbreak. Now, leaders of the town are looking back and reflecting on the choices they made while they were preparing.
Georgia State Patrol troopers say they didn’t see as much traffic this weekend as the average Memorial Day holiday, but certainly more than they’ve seen on weekends the past few months since the pandemic started.
Savannah Mayor Van Johnson once again went out in the community this past weekend to see if businesses and people were complying with guidelines and mandates aimed to keep COVID-19 from spreading in Savannah, this time with the Alcohol Beverage and Compliance Unit for the Savannah Police Department.
A passing area of low pressure will deliver widespread rain, breezy winds, higher-than-normal tides, and an elevated risk of rip currents to the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry through Wednesday morning.
For residents at the Station Exchange in Richmond Hill, they say this is the first time they've been able to see their loved ones. Even if it's through a shield of plastic, they say it feels much better than just having a conversation over the phone.