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Attorney General honors Carothers, others for service

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions recognized 202 Department of Justice employees for their distinguished public service Oct. 25 at the 65nd annual Attorney General's Awards Ceremony.

October 30, 2017 | Coastal Courier | News


Shooter arrested on Fort Stewart

A woman was taken into custody by Fort Stewart Military Police after firing a weapon today on post, according to Public Affairs spokesman Kevin Larson.

October 23, 2017 | Staff report Coastal Courier | News


State patrol says naked woman knocked out power in Long County before storm

Social media was going wild Sept. 9 after reports of a naked woman crashing a pickup into a utility pole was blamed for a seven-hour power outage in Ludowici.

September 16, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | News


Update: Rayonier plant victim identified

A man died Sunday from a fall at the Rayonier Plant in Wayne County, according to authorities.

August 28, 2017 | Lewis Levine | News


Edwards agrees not to sue

Former Hinesville City Manager Billy Edwards will remain, at least on paper, a city employee until Sept. 12. This is the official date Edwards' resignation will become effective, according to the severance agreement received by the Coastal Courier through an open records request. Edwards also agreed not to sue the city. The agreement acknowledges that the long-time city manager "was not terminated for cause," and that his resignation will be noted in the city's personnel records as being voluntary.

August 23, 2017 | By Denise Etheridge, Correspondent | News


Raging fire destroys Ludowici home

A wood frame Ludowici home was destroyed by a raging fire Wednesday morning, according to Ludowici / Long County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Chief, Chris Moss. A passerby noticed smoke coming from the home at South McDonald Street and Caesar Ave around 10:30 a.m. and called 9-1-1.

August 23, 2017 | Lewis Levine | News


Heat advisory issued for our area

The National Weather Service Office in Charleston has issued a heat advisory for our area. According to the advisory high temperatures in the mid to upper 90s combined with moderate levels of humidity will produce dangerous levels of heat this afternoon.

August 16, 2017 | Staff report | News


Woman found guilty of murder

It took a jury approximately 90 minutes Wednesday to find a woman guilty of aggravated assault and murder in the death of James Edward Stewart Jr. He was killed on June 6, 2014.

August 09, 2017 | Patty Leon | News


Power restored in Hinesville

Power has been restored in parts of downtown Hinesville after an outage that lasted about 40 minutes Wednesday night.

May 24, 2017 | Lewis Levine | News


Roger Moore dies

Sir Roger Moore has died at age 89, according to multiple news sources.

May 23, 2017 | Staff Report | News


Soldier killed in traffic accident

A Fort Stewart soldier was killed in a traffic accident Friday morning at Gen. Screven Way and Gause Street in Hinesville.

May 19, 2017 | Staff | News


Officer back on force, demoted

A Hinesville Police Department narcotics officer resigned, then was put back on the force and demoted after the mother of a confidential informant reported she and the officer had an affair, according to documents obtained by the Courier through an open records request.

May 07, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | News


McMillan drafted by Dolphins in second round

Ohio State linebacker Raekwon McMillan is in the NFL. McMillan was selected by the Miami Dolphins in the second round. The former Liberty County High School star was the 54th player taken in the draft.

April 28, 2017 | Staff report | News


BoE votes to fire Reese

The Liberty County Board of Education voted Thursday to accept the recommendation of a tribunal panel and is firing former Liberty County Chief Financial Officer Roger Reese.

April 27, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | News


Another step toward Tradeport East clinic

Liberty Regional Medical Center's clinic at Tradeport East is a step closer after the Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission recommended rezoning two acres from industrial district to office institutional Tuesday.

April 23, 2017 | Tiffany King | News


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Hinesville, Savannah on cleanest cities list for ozone pollution

The American Lung Association's 2018 "State of the Air" report found that some Georgia cities earned poorer grades for the nation's most widespread ...

April 20, 2018 | Coastal Courier | News


Longtime Ludowici judge passes

Longtime Ludowici Municipal Judge Larry Manning Fowler, 74, is being laid to rest today in the Baggs Cemetery in Long County.

April 20, 2018 | Joe Parker Jr. | News


World champ dancer has ties to Hinesville

Luci Caralyne Parden won the under-14 age group of the World's Championship Competition of the World Irish Dance Association April 7 in Maastricht, Netherland.

April 20, 2018 | Special to the Courier | News


Open house set for Hatch nuclear plant performance talks

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff will discuss the 2017 safety performance of the Hatch Nuclear Power Plant during an open house from 4-6 p.m ...

April 20, 2018 | Coastal Courier | News


Health department compiling registery of residents who may need help in hurricane

The Liberty County Health Department is accepting applications for its Hurricane Registry. The registry lists residents who may need transportation or medical assistance and have ...

April 20, 2018 | Special to the Courier | News


Leadership group travels to Bulloch County

Leadership Southeast Georgia, a regional leadership development program, held its fourth of five sessions, focusing on educational and workforce factors that impact the region.

April 19, 2018 | Coastal Courier | News


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


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