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Liberty Elementary students celebrate Cinco de Mayo

With empañadas on their plates and piñatas ready to burst, Liberty Elementary School students celebrated Cinco de Mayo on Wednesday.

May 07, 2010 | jmccall@coastalcourier.com | Education


Area arts group driven, despite funding drama

Nearly $900,000 has been restored to support the Georgia Council for the Arts in the 2011 state budget passed by the Senate, giving the state a renewed chance to pursue federal support for the arts. At the local level, however, a twofold challenge remains: find the funds to provide arts opportunities and the manpower to develop and produce the ideas behind those opportunities.

April 26, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | State, National


Earth Day makes it easy to 'go green'

Thursday's Earth Day celebration at the former Brewton-Parker campus is focused on helping children learn how to protect the environment, but the lessons are simple and can be applied by every member of the community, said organizer Sara Swida.

April 21, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | Lifestyle


Game aims to hone kids math skills

Aiming to help students perfect the basics of mathematics, South Carolina resident Verdell Fulton has presented the Liberty County school district with the opportunity to introduce his Mathmindz board game to schools, beginning at the elementary level.

April 21, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | Education


Community troupe using old school for play

The Liberty Theatre Company will help reintroduce the public to a spruced-up Dorchester Civic Center Friday and Saturday with its current production, "Vanities."

April 14, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | Things to Do


EPD study: Discharge wouldn't hurt river

A proposed wastewater treatment plant in eastern Liberty County is unlikely to significantly affect the health of the Laurel View River, a recent study suggests, but longtime opponents of the project remain skeptical.

April 12, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | News


County starts work on rural water system

April 09, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | News


Best things: Spring gardening

The University of Georgia's online Georgia Center for Urban Agriculture says proper planning is critical to a successful gardening effort, and as cool mornings move more quickly into warm afternoons, gardening enthusiasts are rolling up their sleeves and getting ready to get down and dirty.

April 08, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | About People


City OKs higher-education need study

The Hinesville City Council approved a study that will assess the higher education needs of Liberty County residents, City Manager Billy Edwards said. He said the timing for this study is right for Liberty County because of state-level budget cuts faced by schools such as Armstrong Atlantic State University, which maintains a campus in Hinesville.

April 08, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | News


Show at library stresses head safety

About a dozen attentive youngsters learned how to keep their noggins intact at the Hinesville branch of the Live Oak Public Libraries on Tuesday.

April 07, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | Education


Commissioners review ongoing projects

Liberty County commissioners met Wednesday for a daylong planning workshop to review the status of several projects either in the planning or execution stages, and to discuss their place in a long-range vision for the county.

April 06, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | News


International delegates tour Stewart

A delegation of international representatives based in Atlanta with the state's consular corps toured Fort Stewart on Friday as part of a regional tour focusing on economic development opportunities. The trip was sponsored by the Georgia Department of Economic Development.

March 30, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | News


Hinesville discusses "brownfield" cleanup

On Thursday, Donita Gaulden of Hinesville's community development department welcomed several guests to an open house about its brownfields projects.

March 26, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall | News


LCDA discusses multi-agency pact to lure business

The Liberty County Development Authority approved a motion to enter into an intergovernmental agreement that would secure a joint marketing arrangement between four counties in Coastal Georgia, allowing them to work cooperatively to pitch the benefits of the region to potential business partners.

March 26, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | Business


Pre-K Center sets two registration dates

Parents of preschoolers who live off-post in Liberty County have two opportunities this spring to enroll their children in the Liberty County Pre-K Center for the 2010-11 school year. Liberty Pre-K Center will have registration from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, April 17, and again from 8 a.m.- noon Saturday, May 1.

March 17, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | Education


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