The Long County High School football team fell Friday, 23-14, to cross-county rival Tattnall County.
September 01, 2014 | By Mike Riddle | Sports
Liberty County High School gets to keep the Commissioner's Cup one more year after beating Bradwell, 10-9, at Olvey Field on Friday night.
September 01, 2014 | By Patty Leon | Sports
September 01, 2014 | Staff Report | Public Safety
McIntosh/Holmestown residents recently approved land-use changes for their community for the 2040 Liberty County Comprehensive Plan. The Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission made the changes after meeting with community members last month.
September 01, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray | Local news
SAVANNAH - With the public's help, Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department Downtown Precinct detectives on Wednesday identified and arrested a suspect in the Battlefield Park vandalization incident that occured March 2.
September 01, 2014 | Staff report | Military
Members of the Ludowici Police Department on Wednesday took the Ice Bucket Challenge to help raise awareness and money for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) research.
September 01, 2014 | By Mike Riddle | Local news
Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., will hold a town-hall meeting at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Hinesville City Hall. The legislator said he wants to hear from and talk to veterans and military community members about issues important to them.
September 01, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray | Local news
The Kirk Healing Center's Board of Directors has named Hinesville resident Gale Curtis Dent as its 2014 Humanitarian of the Year.
September 01, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee | Lifestyle
The city of Hinesville recently was named the winner of the Sister Cities International 2014 Innovation Award - Economic Development for a city with a population less than 100,000. The announcement was made during the SCI's 58th annual conference Aug. 2.
September 01, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Local news
A Georgia State University economist is predicting that Georgia's economic growth will be solid in the coming years.
August 31, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Business
The Liberty County Development Authority recently received an award of excellence for one of its marketing projects at the Southern Economic Development Council annual conference, held Aug. 3-5 in Memphis, Tennessee.
August 30, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Business
A Hinesville woman was viciously attacked Wednesday night while sitting at home, according to the Hinesville Police Department.
August 30, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Coastal Courier correspondent | Public Safety
The city of Ludowici recently received a $500,000 grant through the state's Community Development Block Grant Program. The award was announced Aug. 19 in a letter from Gov. Nathan Deal, who said Ludowici was one of only 71 communities in Georgia to receive a grant.
August 30, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News
Liberty County High School gets to keep the Commissioner's Cup one more year after beating Bradwell 10-9 at Olvey Field Friday night.
August 29, 2014 | Patty Leon | Sports
Carson David Acosta was born at 2:11 p.m. Aug. 10 to Sarah Brown of Rural Hall, North Carolina, and Austin Acosta of Brush, Colorado.
August 29, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
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Our area is under a flash flood watch through this evening.
September 15, 2014 | Staff Report | Public Safety
Ja'Caleb Ramel Tippins was born at 8:03 a.m. Aug. 14 to Natasha Staton and Jamel Staton of Glennville.
August 28, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
Nostalgia is popular these days: Retro fashions, disco and '80s pop, "Throwback Thursdays" on social media. What's old is new again, what used to be hip turned square and then back to cool.
August 28, 2014 | Gainesville (Ga.) Times | Opinion
TV LAND - September is almost here and the summer movie season is all but over. So, what now? How about some TV?
August 28, 2014 | John Clyde OK.com | Hot Topics
An inventive grandfather built a toy for his family that neighbors are sure to be envious of - a working hovercraft.
August 28, 2014 | Natalie Crofts KSL | Hot Topics
Looks like American girls are better off in the North.
August 28, 2014 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Hot Topics
For the first time in American history, schools are in for a massive demographic shift. This fall the overall number of Latino, African-American, Native and Asian students will outnumber non-Hispanic white students.
August 28, 2014 | Desert News Service | Education
For many environmental organizations in Georgia, Earth Day will never be the same.
August 28, 2014 | By Buddy Carter Guest columnist | Opinion
STATESBORO - In 2012, the PBS show Time Team America tracked the adventures of a Georgia Southern University archaeologist and students at Camp Lawton, a Civil War POW camp in Millen, as they uncovered buried secrets using the latest technology and decades of expertise.
August 28, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
Individual tickets for Georgia Southern's five games at Paulson Stadium are now on sale with the ability to order in advance online at GSEagles.com/tickets. Single-game tickets may also be purchased in person at the Athletics Ticket Office located in the Cowart Building at 203 Lanier Drive or by calling 1-800-GSU-WINS from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays.
August 28, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Sports
It's a new era for the Sun Belt Conference with first-year members Appalachian State, Georgia Southern, Idaho and New Mexico State, and it's a new world for the Mountaineers and Eagles, who are playing in the Football Bowl Subdivision for the first time this week.
August 28, 2014 | By Matt Yogus Correspondent | Sports
Editor, My hat goes off to the Tri County RC Flyers for their recent airshow and the thousands of dollars they raised for wounded veterans. Unfortunately, the Courier's story contained a description of the Wounded Warrior Project organization that was misleading and is inaccurate. It read "… which helps veterans wounded in conflict…"
August 28, 2014 | Staff Report | Opinion
The price that students and adults pay for lunches increased this year in Long County, according to school nutrition director Stephanie Fox.
August 28, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News
Editor, My wife went grocery shopping the morning of Aug. 21 with our 2-year-old son. While shopping, she bumped into another shopper along the way several times and made small talk. My son started to get bored and upset, so my wife cut her trip short and headed to the checkout.
August 27, 2014 | Staff Report | Opinion
The Georgia Department of Education, along with its partners - The Ritz-Carlton Hotels of Georgia, the Georgia Association of Educators and the Georgia Foundation for Public Education - now is accepting applications for the 2015 Georgia Family-Friendly Partnership School Awards.
August 27, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Education