View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Local news


Quarterman suspended again

Walthourville Police Chief Bernie Quarterman said he was suspended from his duties again Thursday by Walthourville Mayor Daisy Pray.

December 23, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


Liberty County Sheriff's Office spreads some holiday cheer

The Liberty County Sheriff's Office offered holiday gifts and meals to needy families across the county Thursday morning.

December 23, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | Local news


Commissioners approve raise

As expected, the Liberty County Commission agreed Thursday to raise commissioners' pay starting in 2019, but one commissioner voted no. Pat Bowen said he would prefer to wait for a look at finances in April before hiking pay.

December 23, 2017 | Joe Parker Jr. | Local news


DA's office now involved in Liberty County bus wreck investigation

The investigation into a Liberty County school bus crash that killed 5-year-old Cambria Shuman now involves District Attorney Tom Durden.

December 23, 2017 | Staff Report | Local news


Long County wreck kills child

A 3-year-old boy was killed in a vehicle accident on Highway 196 near Hayfield Road shortly after 3 p.m. Wednesday.

December 20, 2017 | Lewis Levine | Local news


LCDA: Deals add $78 million to economy

The Liberty County Development Authority audit approved Monday put a price tag on the tax abatements LCDA uses to lure industries to locate in the county.

December 20, 2017 | Joe Parker Jr Senior correspondent | Local news


Open audition? Apparently not

It's been three decades since Hinesville had to interview applicants for the job of city manager, so some confusion over the process is probably understandable.

December 20, 2017 | Staff report Coastal Courier | Local news


Wreaths laid at Warriors Walk for 11th time

Army Pvt. Eduardo Cardenas didn't mind working Saturday at Cottrell Field on Fort Stewart. He said it was important to be there.

December 20, 2017 | Jeff Whitten Coastal Courier | Local news


County restarts payments to chamber

The Liberty County Commission has decided to resume routine payments to the Convention and Visitor Bureau and the Chamber of Commerce, having suspended them when questions arose in June about the organizations' nonprofit status and Internal Revenue Service filings.

December 18, 2017 | By Joe Parker Jr. Senior correspondent | Local news


WildScapes symposium focuses on barrier islands

WildScapes will host its ninth annual symposium, Open the Garden Gate, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 20 at the Richmond Hill City Center in J.F. Gregory Park.

December 17, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Local news




Project aims to help wounded Fort Stewart veterans

As a recent medical retiree, Maj. Heri Marrero is thankful he sought the free services of the Wounded Warrior Project to help him navigate the complicated, time-consuming and often frustrating process of filing benefit claims.

December 16, 2017 | Mark Swendra | Local news


Long time counsel drops school board

The law firm of Jones, Osteen and Jones will no longer represent the Liberty County School System.

December 16, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


Sheriffs lobby for raises for deputies

Liberty County Sheriff Steve Sikes hosted a lunch Tuesday to promote raises for deputies and it attracted nearly a dozen sheriffs, a roomful of deputies and a handful of legislators.

December 16, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | Local news


Christmas parade winners announced

The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce and the Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau are pleased to announce the first and second place winners for best float in three categories from the 21stAnnual Illuminated Christmas Parade.

December 14, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Local news


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 220

Articles by Section - Local news


Diversity clinic breaks ground ahead of schedule

Two years ahead of plans, the Diversity Health Center Board of Directors broke ground for its new medical center Thursday.

December 27, 2017 | Krystal Hart Correspondent | Local news


Howard among finalists for city manager job

Hinesville released the names of its finalists for city manager last week.

December 27, 2017 | Jeff Whitten Coastal Courier | Local news


Army veteran Dennis Fitzgerald doesn't shy away from danger

WATCH VIDEO of Dennis Fitzgerald.

December 26, 2017 | Mark Swendra | Local news


1 2 3 4 5

Page 5 of 5


Please wait ...