View Mobile Site

Archive By Author - Staff Report


Hinesville native earns Air Force honor

Hinesville native Staff Sgt. Barrita Simmons, Air Force District of Washington NCO in charge of command decorations, has been recognized as an AFDW capital airman.

March 02, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Military


Birth: Kenziah Alisa Wright

Kenziah Alise Wright was born Dec. 24 to Ashley Jinks of Hinesville and Kenrodrick Wright of Hinesville.

March 02, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations


Transportation funding

There are few things more important to a community than transportation, and the same goes for a business. No matter what size or location, communities need safe, efficient connectivity for residents and businesses.

March 02, 2015 | By Chris Clark Guest columnist | Opinion


Birth: Nalla Alecia Michelle Turner

Nalla Alecia Michelle Turner was born at 1:35 p.m. Dec. 23 to Jasmine Michelle Turner and Ralph Curtis Turner of Hinesville.

March 02, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations


Midway officials aquit themselves well, especially chief of police

Editor, Allow me to use this means to call attention to an incident I recently witnessed in Midway while having breakfast at Angie's Diner, across from Midway Museum.

March 02, 2015 | Staff Report | Opinion


Crash victim identified

The woman who died early Monday in a five-vehicle accident on I-95 has been identified as Vicki Persons, 62, of McIntosh County, according to GSP Trooper Quincy Melvin

March 02, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety


Health fair in Riceboro

The fifth annual Health and Wellness Fair took place on Saturday at the Riceboro Youth Center. Hosted by Project Reach GANG, a non-profit community youth outreach program, the fair provided resource information, health screenings, products and exercise activities for attendees to enjoy.

March 02, 2015 | By Tiffany King Correspondent | Living well


Road ends for Panthers

CARROLLTON - Foul trouble and Jonesboro's second-half offensive excellence proved too tough a combination for No. 7 Liberty County in its 71-43 loss in the Class AAAA Final Four on Saturday at the University of West Georgia Coliseum.

March 02, 2015 | By John Wood Coastal Courier correspondent | Sports


Golf tournament set for April 18

The MJM Foundation Inc. and Georgia Coastal Youth Inc. will host the Inaugural "Two Person Captains Choice" Golf Tournament at 1:30 p.m. April 18 at Cherokee Rose Country Club.

March 02, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Hurricanes hit season’s halfway point

Liberty County's semi-professional football team, the Hinesville Hurricanes, took a 2-2 record into this weekend's action.

March 02, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


Former Tiger breaks school record

Former Bradwell Institute track athlete KeAndrea Ladson, a sophomore at the University of South Carolina Upstate, broke her own school record in the 55-meter hurdles Feb. 20 at the App State Indoor Open in Boone, North Carolina.

March 02, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports


FPCA advances in state tournament

First Presbyterian Christian Academy advanced to the final four of the Georgia Independent School Association Class AA tournament, beating Furtah Prep Saturday, 66-64. The game, which was played at David Emanuel Academy in Stillmore, was decided by a last-minute three-pointer by the Highlanders.

February 28, 2015 | Staff report | Sports


Jonesboro bumps Liberty from state tourney

The Liberty County Panthers lost their final-four game in Carrollton Saturday evening. The score against Jonesboro was 71-43.

February 28, 2015 | Staff report | Sports


Watch your T’s in order to live better with God

"Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak." - Matthew 26:41 (KJV)

February 28, 2015 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


Ogeechee River: Crown Jewel of Coastal Georgia

Life in Southeast Georgia is full of community events and interesting people, but those who just need to get away from life's hustle and bustle and enjoy some quiet time in nature are in luck. The Ogeechee River is just the place for peace and relaxation, and local organization Ogeechee Riverkeeper is keeping watch to make sure it remains so.

February 28, 2015 | By Rachael Hartman Correspondent | Outdoors/Recreation


« First  « Prev  3 4 5 6 7  Next »  Last »

Page 5 of 2190

Articles By Author - Staff Report


McGowan released by Dodgers

Ludowici native Dustin McGowan has been released by the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to a report Tuesday on cbssports.com.

March 31, 2015 | Staff report | Sports


Birth: Lincoln Donald Oakes

Lincoln Donald Oakes was born at 4:39 a.m. March 19 to Amanda Oakes of Berlin, New Hampshire, and Jeremy Oakes of Penacook, New Hampshire.

March 31, 2015 | Staff Report | Celebrations


National energy policy hits home

Georgia boasts no native sources of fossil fuel ­- coal, natural gas or oil ­- yet the energy industry fuels this state's economy just as surely as if it were the epicenter of operations.

March 31, 2015 | By Benita Dodd Guest columnist | Opinion


Birth: Christian Terrell Sibert

Christian Terrell Sibert was born at 7:31 a.m. March 18 to Evelyn Bailum of Springfield, Ohio, and Bradley Sibert of Savannah.

March 31, 2015 | Staff Report | Celebrations


Birth: DeMari’ Lavon-Depree Crandall

DeMari' Lavon-Depree Crandall was born at 10:21 a.m. March 16 to Chanelle Gates of Hinesville and Demarkis Crandall of Fort Stewart.

March 31, 2015 | Staff Report | Celebrations


State school district still needs work

Editor's note: The Opportunity School District legislation was approved by the House on Wednesday, but with some differences from the Senate version. So now a conference committee will have to work out the differences before it goes to the governor. Suggs wrote this as a blog before House passage. And her issues may have to be weighed by voters before it appears on ballots in November 2016 as a constitutional amendment.

March 30, 2015 | By Claire Suggs Guest columnist | Opinion


Birth: Amiya Corrina Edwards

Amiya Corrina Edwards was born March 16 to Antwonette Fleming of Hinesville and Corey Edwards of Hinesville.

March 30, 2015 | Staff Report | Celebrations


Birth: Ji-zhi Hambrick

Ji-zhi Hambrick was born at 9:39 p.m. March 13 to Annah Hambrick of Hinesville.

March 30, 2015 | Staff Report | Celebrations


There are numerous ways to help battle litter in this community

We are in the middle of the national Great American Cleanup effort, and hundreds of local residents already have joined to clean up more than 50 miles of our county. We will have hundreds more join in the next few weeks.

March 30, 2015 | By Sara Swida KLB director | Opinion


Employee suspected of theft from agency

Reports recently filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:

March 30, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety


Barbaro hired by Chamber

Amber Barbaro has joined the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce as its membership coordinator.

March 30, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Business


Use Elijah and Elisha’s story to become a world-changer

"When the LORD was about to take Elijah up to heaven in a whirlwind, Elijah and Elisha were on their way from Gilgal. Elijah said to Elisha, 'Stay here; the Lord has sent me to Bethel.' But Elisha said, 'As surely as the Lord lives and as you live, I will not leave you.' So they went down to Bethel. The company of the prophets at Bethel came out to Elisha and asked, 'Do you know that the LORD is going to take your master from you today?' 'Yes, I know,' Elisha replied, 'so be quiet.' Then Elijah said to ...

March 30, 2015 | By Rev. Katrina E. Deason | Faith


Metro area’s jobless rate drops

Metropolitan Hinesville's unemployment rate for February was 6.8 percent, down 0.2 percentage point from

March 30, 2015 | Special to the Courier editor@coastalcourier.com | Business


Birth: Zeniyah Robinson

Zeniyah Robinson was born at 5:25 a.m. March 13 to Clarissa Robinson of Midway and Maurice Ferguson of Midway.

March 30, 2015 | Staff Report | Celebrations


Liberty boys kick in first win

The Liberty County Panthers boys gained its first victory of the season in a 4-0 shutout of Brantley County on Senior Night. In the night cap, the Lady Panthers dominated the Lady Herons, 10-0.

March 30, 2015 | John Wood | Sports


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 12


Please wait ...