Foodborne disease is caused by consuming contaminated foods or beverages and hot weather adds risks of contamination.
Here are some of the issues that area residents are discussing. The statements were phoned in anonymously, so the Courier does not vouch for their veracity, nor do we know what motivated the callers:
Liberty County residents get reduced entry fees at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum this week as part of its appreciation days.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) A plan you've kept on hold for a long time finally could be greenlighted. But in typical aries form, you'll need to be sure that everything is in place before you hit the "start" button.
Students and parents strolled down the red carpet May 10-13 in front of Liberty County School System's Performing Arts Center, making their way into the annual Media Festival.
Button Gwinnett Elementary School's Relay for Life team got an extra boost in the nick of time. On May 7, after realizing her group had fallen just short of its fundraising goal, team coordinator Jung Cannady, a third-grade teacher, sent a Twitter message to celebrity comedian George Lopez.
The Hinesville Rotary Club got a lesson in maintaining a healthy heart Tuesday, when Liberty Regional Medical Center's Chief of Cardiology, Dr. Bryan Ristow, spoke in mostly laymen's terms about reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease.
The fate of the lush botanical gardens at the LeConte-Woodmanston Plantation is questionable, according to Mary Beth Evans, the executive director of the LeConte-Woodmanston Plantation Foundation.
A few weeks back, one of our older gentlemen at the church dropped by the church.
It really was amazing how it happened. I'm not sure what he did to change. But when I was about 15 years old my dad was not very smart. He had all kinds of beliefs and rules that were old fashioned and foolish. I even got to the point that I prayed that he would get smarter and more up to date. It only took about 10 years, but that is actually what happened. By the time I was 25 he was one of the smartest men I knew. And he had not even gone to school. He just ...
Bryan County Board of Commissioners Chairman Jimmy Burnsed has been appointed to serve on the state's Public Health Commission.
A Hinesville nightclub is drawing complaints from neighboring business owners.
The Liberty County Board of Education and City of Hinesville have rolled back millage rates for 2016 property taxes.
Editor: What happened to politeness and courtesy? You rarely hear, "please," "thank you," "you're welcome" and "excuse me." People have become so egocentric that ...
Two people were displaced when their mobile home was destroyed by fire Friday night in Long County.
Meet the contestants of the 2017 Atlantic Area CASA Dancing with the Stars of the Coastal Empire - Joey Prince, Maria Sowell, Margit Williams, Nina Dean ...
Waldo Pafford Elementary SChool recently announced its first nine-weeks honor roll:
"Allied" is a romantic thriller that could best be described as "Casablanca" meets "Mr. and Mrs. Smith." The movie is positively old-fashioned. The film making ...
CrowderGulf, the debris removal company that Hinesville and Liberty County contracted to remove hurricane debris, will begin its third and final pass Dec. 12.
Editor: Thank you, Will Darsey, for graciously letting me down easy in your response to my letter in the Nov. 16, 2016 edition of the ...
God bless America and God bless Mount Paran Christian School in Cobb County. Before a recent football playoff game, every player on the team came ...
Technology permitting, the Coastal Courier plans to live-stream the 2016 Liberty County Chamber of Commerce's 20th annual Illuminated Christmas parade.
The Army will convert the 3rd Infantry Division's 2nd Brigade Combat Team to an Armor Brigade Combat Team, it was announced Wednesday in multiple ...
Becky Busby plans to use a $2,500 grant to take Frank Long Elementary School to the next level.
Midway Middle School recently announced its first nine-weeks honor roll:
Friends and relatives who know I work at the state capitol often ask these questions: How can you stand it there? Don't you just ...