The Hinesville Hurricanes suffered a devastating loss to their division rivals, the Atlanta Prime, in the regular season home opener at Lewis Frasier Middle School Saturday night.
A Riceboro homeowner received an unwelcome surprise for her birthday Thursday - a small grease fire.
Hinesville mayoral candidate and Liberty County records archivist Sampie Smith was involved in an incident in which a man claims Smith was holding a handgun down by his side.
Preliminary work on the restoration of the Miller Pasture area in Allenhurst began as students from the Savannah College of Art and Design historical preservation class spent their spring semester analyzing and creating architectural reports for a building on the property. Also, the University of Georgia's Warnell School of Forestry conducted studies on the ecology, biology and environmental aspects of the estate.
Two wrecks in two days at the same location may serve as a reminder to drive safely during the Fourth of July holiday. On Thursday morning, Georgia State Patrol and Liberty County officers responded to a wreck at mile marker 71 in the northbound lanes of I-95.Betty and Robert Grant McArthur, both 88, of Crescent City, Fla., were driving north when Robert McArthur drove off the right side of the road. While trying to regain ...
The Village Children's Learning Center staff and students paraded down Frank Cochran Tuesday to display their patriotism and national pride. They chanted "USA, USA," as they walked the route and people honked their horns in appreciation. The parade was led by Elijah Miller, 11, who said he felt good to have the honor of leading the parade and carrying the American Flag. This is the fifth year the center has hosted a parade for the Fourth ...
Thunderstorms, lightning and some rain did not deter the community from coming out and having fun during the weekend's Summer Slam 2007.Saturday's activities included games for children of all ages. Adults were able to participate in the fun also by taking part in softball games. Some of the teams that competed included those representing Coastal EMC, Liberty Auto Brokers, and others.The basketball court became a battlefield for trophies and bragging rights in the 3-on-3 and ...
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce recently sponsored a resource forum at Savannah Technical College to educate entrepreneurs' methods of enhancing their existing businesses or starting new ones.
The Hinesville Hurricanes defeated the CSRA South Carolina Cobras 20-14 on June 16. Timothy Sapp had an interception, 100 yards combined offense and defense and a touchdown. Joseph Matavao, Jamie Sharp and William Hearndon also scored touchdowns, while Raphael Duncan had about 15 carries for 100 yards.
• A West Virginia woman was sentenced to 10 years for child abuse and felony sexual abuse of her then 3-year-old daughter.
Andrea Renee Wilson of Riceboro has pleaded not guilty to two counts of murder, two counts of felony murder and two counts of cruelty to children in the first degree for her alleged involvement in the death of her 3-year-old cousin, Prince C. Davis Jr.
Hinesville police are looking for a man in connection with a reported rape that occurred early Saturday morning outside of Gilley's nightclub in Hinesville.
Most people have a special someone in their lives they call or consider Dad. On this very special day, as we honor all the dads in our own lives, The Coastal Courier recognizes contributing columnist Allen Branch. Branch has provided readers with his fishing reports for a number of years. But many in the community may not be aware he was actually among a small group of people who began the conservation efforts to protect ...
Hundreds of cyclsts from throughout the nation took part in the Bike Ride Across Georgia this past week, and stopped at "Camp Bradwell" in Hinesville on Friday before heading for their final destination in Savannah the next day. The annual event was started by Liberty County resident Dot Moss, and is credited with generating interest in the various communities along the route as well as revenue.
Hundreds of cyclists pedaled into Hinesville throughout Friday, bound for "Camp Bradwell" - the next-to-last stop on a weeklong trek that took them across the state of Georgia.
Two men accused of murders that happened two years ago this month made their first appearance in Long County Superior Court Friday morning.
An excavator used to build a burn pit and clear land caught fire Wednesday afternoon at a Hinesville subdivision.
Bradwell Institute's basketball teams traveled to Savannah on Tuesday and earned a split with Beach High.
Much like last week's games between the same teams at Liberty County High School, the Panther teams split their rematches Tuesday at Richmond Hill High School.
It's the start of a new era for the First Presbyterian Christian Academy boys' varsity basketball team - and it's off to a successful start.
The Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame will be inducting five new members during its annual banquet at 7 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Dorchester Civic Center. In today's Courier we introduce the last two inductees.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy will start its basketball season Monday, visiting Coastal Home School in Pembroke.
Five new members will be inducted to the Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame during its annual banquet at 7 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Dorchester Village Civic Center. Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased at the Liberty County Recreation Department. Tickets must be purchased in advance and will not be sold the night of the event.
As the basketball season starts up, there are several local high-school graduates to keep an eye on at the collegiate level.
A boys' basketball game between Liberty County and Bradwell Institute is one of the biggest draws in Hinesville high-school sports.
In a packed-to-capacity Bradwell gym Friday, the Liberty County Lady Panthers went on a big second-half run to get past the Bradwell Lady Tigers, 57-28.
Bradwell Institute will open its regular basketball season tonight by hosting crosstown rival Liberty County High School.
Former Liberty County High School football players and brothers Trier, Aaron and Jovan Bennett are helping the Tuskegee University Golden Tigers make history this weekend.
Liberty High School's football team, known for putting up triple digits in rushing per game, was held to 73 total yards on the ground in its 27-7 loss last Friday at Westover High School in Albany.
Liberty County High School's girls' and boys' basketball teams continued their winning ways Saturday at the Southside Classic Tournament in Savannah.