At noon Monday, Hinesville's City Council members and new mayor were sworn into office at City Hall in front of a council chambers packed with dignitaries, city workers, family members and friends.
As part of its review of 2015, the Coastal Courier looks at countywide issues that made headlines.
The city of Walthourville recently announced that it has appointed a new police chief. Assistant Police Chief Bernie Quarterman was promoted to police chief.
Sue Woods was recently selected as the winner of a new boat and trailer in the Fishin' for a Cure boat raffle.
Coastal Georgia Area Community Action Authority recently announced its first chief development officer.
The deadline for applying for an entry in the 2016 Long County MLK Observance Parade is Thursday.
ATLANTA - Fifty-seven Sapelo Island property owners and other residents and two community organizations, Help Org Inc. and Raccoon Hogg Community Development Corporation, recently filed a federal race discrimination lawsuit against McIntosh County, the state of Georgia, and the Sapelo Island Heritage Authority.
The Liberty County Hospital Authority held its monthly meeting Dec. 22, albeit at 1:33 p.m. instead of 12:45 p.m., because of another meeting running long and a lunch break.
It was a year of learning and experiencing a lot, U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter, R-Ga., said.
Dorian Eugene-Panther Allen was born at 11:03 p.m. Dec. 14 to Etoyia Nicholle Allen of Jacksvonille and Mark S. Allen Jr.
The local chapter of the Omega Psi Phi fraternity donated toys to Liberty County Department of Family and Children Service on Dec. 18.
Khennedi Braelyn Yvonne Martin was born at 8:25 a.m. Dec. 10 to Kiara Strong and Kenneth Martin of Hinesville.
Honest'ee Rae'Nyah Can-ady was born at 6:02 p.m. Dec. 8 to Oteasa Canady of Hinesville.
'Twas days before Christmas and all through county, few were stirring because of a chill.
On Tuesday, a group from Allenhurst gave new socks to residents at Coastal Manor in Ludowici.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce had a grand opening Friday for Premier Counseling Services at 318 S. Welborn St., Suite C, in Hinesville.
Henry L. Relaford, a longtime Riceboro city councilman and civil-rights advocate, has died, current Riceboro Mayor William T. Austin said in a statement issued Thursday.
The Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society will host its eighth annual Camp Buddy summer camp in Effingham and Chatham counties.
JESUP - A $29 sheet sale will take place in the lobby of Wayne Memorial Hospital from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through ...
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The Georgia Department of Transportation has announced a $1,815,000 award for 21 safety projects in 15 counties in southeast Georgia, including $200,000 ...
Hinesville has received awarded a $4,622,450 Clean Water State Revolving Fund loan and a $1,057,792 Drinking Water State Revolving Fund loan ...