News Blog: Ivanka Trump visits Atlanta

Ivanka Trump is visiting Atlanta today to participate in a roundtable about efforts to end human trafficking.

Trump was accompanied by Attorney General William Barr.

Trump will also tour the Georgia Center for Child Advocacy’s survivor care facility.

Vehicle fire shuts down State Bridge Road in Johns Creek

State Bridge Road at Jones Bridge Rd was shut down in both directions Monday morning due to an active vehicle fire.

The Johns Creek Police Department said there were no injuries, the truck was removed and the road is now open. 

Richmond County Sheriff’s Sgt. dies

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Department is mourning the loss of one of its sergeants. The department posted about the loss of Sergeant Charles Norton on Facebook. You can read the post below.

Railroad crossing closure in Lowndes County

Lowndes County announces a temporary road closure at the railroad crossing on St Augustine Road at the CSX Railroad Crossing near Savannah Ave. and S.t Augustine Road at the railroad tracks will be closed Wednesday September 23 from 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. that same day for repairs and upgrades to the existing crossing. All motorist are encouraged to use caution when traveling the area.

Any questions may be directed to Lowndes County Engineering at 229-671-2424.