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Seniors perform in 'Idol' contest

SAVANNAH - Senior citizens from the Liberty County-Hinesville Senior Center in Hinesville participated in the "Senior Idol" talent show June 24 in Savannah. The show was sponsored by the Ruth Byck Adult Day Care Center.

July 12, 2010 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Cosmpolitans crown Miss Teen Liberty

On June 11, the Liberty County Cosmopolitan Club crowned the winners of the 2010 Miss Teenage Liberty Pageant. Courtney Janelle Rush was chosen as the winner from a pool of seven young ladies. She was crowned by 2009 Miss Teenage Liberty County Olivia Deigh.

July 12, 2010 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Liberty eligible for pine-restoration funds

ATHENS - James E. Tillman Sr., state conservationist for the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service in Georgia, announced recently that 19 more South Georgia counties are in the high-priority category for funding for the Southeast Forestry Initiative. The goal of the SFI is to develop, enhance or restore pine savannah habitats by the management and restoration of longleaf pine on private lands.

July 12, 2010 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Groups protest sources of mercury pollution

AUGUSTA - Conservation organizations from around the state are speaking out about mercury sources that are polluting South Georgia's waterways. Currently, thousands of miles of Georgia's streams and reservoirs have advisories for limiting the amount of fish residents eat due to mercury pollution. According to the US EPA, coal-fired power plants are one of the largest sources of mercury pollution to waterways in the nation. Mercury is a dangerous neurotoxin that is known to cause birth defects and learning disabilities in developing babies and young children.

July 12, 2010 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Stay cool out there, my fellow anglers

Well, hello, everyone. Tight Line Jr. here.

July 12, 2010 | Donny Branch Tight Line Column | Outdoors/Recreation


Locals advance military careers

Pvt. 1st Class Michael Wilkinson graduated basic training at Fort Jackson, S.C., on June 25. For AIT, he will be at Fort Watchuka, Ariz., for military intelligence.

July 12, 2010 | Staff report | About People


Part of historic rice plantation being closed

Citing a lack of funds and an opportunity to re-evaluate its sustainability, portions of the LeConte-Woodmanston Plantation are being closed until further notice.

July 12, 2010 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | News


Fill a Boot in Waltourville Saturday

Walthourville firefighters will be having a Fill the Boot drive for the Muscular Dystrophy Association Saturday.

July 09, 2010 | Staff report | LIBERTY LIFE


What is a hurricane?

A hurricane is a type of tropical cyclone, a low pressure system that generally forms in the tropics. A typical cyclone is accompanied by thunderstorms, and, in the Northern Hemisphere, has a counterclockwise circulation of winds near the earth's surface.

July 09, 2010 | Staff report | Hurricane 101


Shooting suspect nabbed in Florida

A man wanted in connection with a March 9 shooting in Long County has bee captured June 27 in Duval County, Fla. The suspect, Edward Earl Holmes, 29, had been on the run for nearly four months, according to Long County Sheriff's Office Investigator Tom Sollosi. For the complete story, pick up a copy of Friday's Coastal Courier.

July 09, 2010 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety


Sports briefs for July 9, 2010

FPCA softball camp coming up

July 09, 2010 | Staff report | Schedules/Stats/Rosters


Game Day for July 9, 2010

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July 09, 2010 | Staff report | Schedules/Stats/Rosters


Fort Stewart earns tree city designation

Soldiers are tree huggers, too. Fort Stewart/Hunter Army Airfield was recently designated a Tree City USA community by the Arbor Day Foundation.

July 09, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Staff writer | LIBERTY LIFE


Golf news

Playing golf is fun, whether playing solo or with others. Having a basic understanding of the game's rules makes it easier to enjoy the experience and improve your skills. In this periodic column, I provide brief explanations of golf rules and answer commonly asked questions.

July 09, 2010 | Graham Lewis Columnist | Sports


County nears Work Ready Status

Liberty County is closer than ever to achieving Georgia Work Ready certification, thanks to ongoing efforts by the Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Savannah Technical College and local participants.

July 09, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall | Business News


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Sound off for April 26

These opinions are not the Courier's. Callers are not required to identify themselves, so we can verify neither sources nor motives. Call 876-3733. You ...

April 26, 2017 | Anonymous calls | Sound off


New Midway city hall hits snag over cost

It hasn't even been built yet, but Midway's plans for a new city hall and multipurpose building have hit a snag in the ...

April 26, 2017 | Joe Parker Jr. Senior correspondent | Local news


Before Camp Stewart came

Like many over the decades, Wyman May relocated to Hinesville because of the Army.

April 26, 2017 | Jeff Whitten Coastal Courier | Military


Long County Schools sets high school graduation date, time

The Long County Board of Education has set high school graduation for May 26.

April 26, 2017 | Justin Hall Correspondent | Education


Fair Housing Month in Hinesville

Hinesville Mayor Allen Brown signs a proclamation on April 6 declaring April as Fair Housing Month in the city. Other activities during the month included ...

April 25, 2017 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Coastal advisors to meet in Midway

BRUNSWICK - The Georgia Coastal Management Program's Coastal Advisory Council's spring meeting will be from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday, May 4, at ...

April 25, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Local news


Memories of biscuit adn egg sandwiches

Monday, Feb. 6, 2012, began dreary, and it began drizzling about 10. Gene had returned from men's Bible study at church and I had ...

April 25, 2017 | By Margie Love Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


Fort Morris event to showcase Revolution era skills

Fort Morris State Historic Site will host Women of the American Revolution from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the historic site ...

April 25, 2017 | Coastal Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Long County salutes champion All-Stars

The Long County Board of Commissioners recognized the Long County 14 and under All-Star basketball team Friday for winning the Georgia Recreation Parks Association district ...

April 25, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Long County hires finance director

The Long County Board of Commissioners recently named Bernice Johnson as the county's new finance director. Johnson, who formerly resided in Augusta, joins the ...

April 25, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Local news


Georgia Power warns customers about scam

ATLANTA - Georgia Power has issued a renewed warning for customers of criminal scam artists attempting to defraud both business and residential customers over the phone.

April 25, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Honor roll: Midway Middle School

Midway Middle School recently announced its third nine-weeks honor roll:

April 25, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


You make it possible to save lives

Editor: For the sixth year, the people of Liberty County have shown their concern and compassion for their brothers and sisters in need by joining ...

April 24, 2017 | Staff Report | Opinion


County marks World Autism Day

Liberty County Commission Chairman Donald Lovette, county commissioners and activists raising awareness of autism spectrum, hold a proclamation that Lovette signed making March 31 Paint ...

April 24, 2017 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Regents approve mission statement for combined GSU

STATESBORO - In a vote last week, the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia approved the mission statement for the new Georgia Southern ...

April 24, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


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