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Long Commission asked to ponder needs

During their Aug. 7 meeting, Long County commissioners heard several requests from different departments, all having the same "theme" - additional funding.

August 25, 2007 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News


Riceboro to start Ricefest this year

Despite a quorum of only three members, the Riceboro City Council had a productive meeting this week, deciding among other things to launch the first Ricefest on Nov. 3.

August 25, 2007 | By Joe Parker Jr. Correspondent | News


Senior center opens doors in Hinesville

Senior Citizens, Inc. opened a new senior center in Liberty County on Aug. 6. And through the Meals on Wheels program, SCI has expanded its home-delivered meals services for seniors in this area.

August 23, 2007 | Staff report | News


Long Co. committee maps out P&Z code

The Long County Land Development Code Committee met with the Coastal Georgia Regional Development Center on Aug. 2 and the two panels concluded the planning and zoning ordinance was nearly ready for a final draft.

August 23, 2007 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News


Attorney announces mayoral bid

In front of a large group of supporters, Bob Pirkle announced his campaign to become the next mayor of Hinesville.

August 23, 2007 | Submitted | News


Tips lead to arrest, drug charges

An estimated $188,000 worth of marijuana was confiscated from a home on Seabrook Island, according to law enforcement authorities.

August 23, 2007 | By Patty Leon Staff Writer | News


Issue resolved: City ditches proposed fences

As residents from Bradwell Street Extension and Kings Road settled into the Hinesville City Hall meeting room this past week to discuss the possibility of constructing fences at the ends of both streets, Councilman Steve Troha immediately made an announcement.

August 23, 2007 | By Andrea Washington Staff Writer | News


Ludowici woman denied bond

Despite an argument from Erica Brennan's defense attorney, John Pirkle, that burns resulting in the death of her 8-year-old stepdaughter may have been the result of a possible seizure while bathing, the woman was denied bond Monday by Superior Court Judge Robert Russell.

August 23, 2007 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News


City convening annual workshop

The Hinesville City Council convened at Jekyll Island this past week for its annual workshop to collaborate on the various strategies for the betterment of the city.

August 21, 2007 | By John Deike Staff Writer | News


School back in session

Smiles and laughter were abundant as children started a new school year Monday and caught up with friends.

August 21, 2007 | By Emily Peterson Staff Writer | News


Frank Cochran back on track?

This will come as a shock to many, but the extension of Frank Cochran Drive is reportedly only months away from completion.

August 18, 2007 | By John Deike Staff Writer | News


Hot-diggity dog

If you were among those who thought they might be hallucinating Wednesday afternoon, no, that was really the Oscar Meyer Wienermobile.

August 18, 2007 | Staff report | News


LCRD offers after-school program

Registration is now under way for the 2007-2008 Liberty County Recreation Department's after-school program.

August 18, 2007 | Staff report | News


VP: Target not just about the bottom line

A who's who of local business, political and community leaders converged at the Target distribution center in Midway for the site's grand opening Wednesday afternoon.

August 18, 2007 | By Andrea Washington Staff Writer | News


Showcasing a dream come true

A museum showcasing the military is now open in Gum Branch.

August 17, 2007 | By Patty Leon Staff Writer | News


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HPD going to 12-hour shifts

The Hinesville Police Department is moving to 12-hour shifts for officers in the patrol division after approval by the mayor and council on April 5.

April 19, 2018 | Patty Leon | News


LRMC cuts ribbon on cardiology clinic

The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce had a grand opening and ribbon cutting on Friday for Liberty Cardiology Associates at 600 East Oglethorpe Highway in ...

April 18, 2018 | Special to the Courier | News


LCSS bus accident reported

According to Liberty County School System Director of Maintenance and Operations, Jason Rogers, a school system bus was involved in a minor vehicle accident at ...

April 18, 2018 | Patty Leon | News


Bark for Life helps Relay for Life

A Bark for Life Saturday at Bryant Commons Park was a preliminary to the American Cancer Society's Liberty County Relay for Life.

April 18, 2018 | Patty Leon | News


Hospitals touting tax credit as way to survive

It's been hard for rural hospitals such as Liberty Regional Medical Center to make ends meet, so it comes as no surprise they're ...

April 18, 2018 | Patty Leon | News


Those who lived the past recall it

From early on, Liberty County was at the center of the civil rights movement in Georgia. It was the first Georgia county in modern times ...

April 18, 2018 | Hermina Glass-Hill Guest columnist | News


Workshop a step in making area more ‘pollinator friendly’

In case you haven't noticed, there's a bug crisis out there.

April 18, 2018 | Jeff Whitten | News


Anniversary of King’s death prompts look back at our past

The solemnity of the 50th anniversary of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination compelled me to revisit the history of civil rights ...

April 14, 2018 | Hermina Glass Hill Guest Guest columnist | News


Prayer vigil held for family devastated by fire

Approximately 200 people attended a prayer vigil Thursday night for a Hinesville family devastated by an April 5 fire that destroyed their home and claimed ...

April 14, 2018 | Staff Report | News


BoE says no thanks to forensic audit

The Liberty County Board of Education voted against a forensic audit at Tuesday's regular meeting. Board members Verdell Jones, Carol Guyett, Marcia Anderson, Carolyn ...

April 14, 2018 | Patty Leon | News


Domestic turns deadly in W-ville

A suspect in a Thursday morning homicide in Walthourville was "apprehended without incident," according to Liberty County Sheriff Steve Sikes.

April 14, 2018 | Lewis Levine | News


County hires former Hinesville city manager

Former Hinesville City Manager Billy Edwards is now working for Bryan County as a special assistant to County Administrator Ben Taylor.

April 11, 2018 | Ted O'Neil Bryan County News | News


Area lane closures, road work set for this week

The Georgia Department of Transportation continues work on construction and maintenance projects this week. Closure schedule may change due to weather or other factors.

April 10, 2018 | Coastal Courier | News


Construction, lane closures set for this week

The Georgia Department of Transportation continues to improve highway infrastructure throughout the area. As a result, work on construction and maintenance projects will continue through ...

April 03, 2018 | Coastal Courier | News


Jury convicts Tybee shrimper of mail fraud, money laundering

Michael Brian Anderson, a Tybee Island shrimper and fisherman, was convicted March 22 by a federal jury on three counts of false statements, four counts ...

April 03, 2018 | Coastal Courier | News


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