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Long County Library lends history in pics

July 20, 2007 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News


Riceboro budget work slowed by abscence

Riceboro budget writers didn't have much luck at their workshop in the absence of Mayor Gregory Richardson and with only incomplete figures to use.

July 18, 2007 | By Joe Parker Jr. Correspondent | News


Wreck victim taught at BI for years

An elderly couple was killed Friday afternoon when their Lincoln Town Car collided with a semi-tractor trailer at the intersection of Highways 17 and 196, near the Liberty-Bryan County line.

July 18, 2007 | Patty Leon Staff writer | News


Airport finances taxiing to uncertain fate

Budgeting miscalculations, possible operational delays and construction-error oversights raise further alarm in regards to the troubled airport project at Wright Army Airfield.

July 17, 2007 | By John Deike Staff writer | News


Train kills woman on tracks

Tragedy once again struck at the Simmons railroad crossing Friday, when Long County resident Evelyn Hale, 62, was struck by a train at about 5:40 a.m.

July 17, 2007 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News


Medians through county will cost $40M

Reynolds Smith and Hills senior planner Beverly Davis presented an updated proposal concerning the construction of highway medians on Highway 84 during a recent Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission meeting.

July 14, 2007 | By John Deike Staff writer | News


Cellphone tower plans spark debate

Distraught Colonel's Island homeowners are fighting the construction of a tall cellphone tower that could be erected in this sparsely populated portion of the county.

July 14, 2007 | By John Deike Staff writer | News


Kingston's immigration amendment fails

While members of the U.S. Senate were busy blocking an immigration bill backed by President Bush this week, an immigration amendment proposed in the House by local U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Savannah) also felt the sting of defeat.

July 14, 2007 | By Andrea Washington Staff writer | News


Jesup shocked with attack on judge

JESUP -- Mirta Blanco plastered the whitewashed wall outside Judge Glenn Thomas Jr.'s law office with handwritten posters telling him "Get Well Soon" and "We Are Keeping You In Our Prayers."

July 13, 2007 | By Russ Bynum Associated Press Writer | News


LCDA studies proposed $13.9M budget

The Liberty County Development Authority is studying a proposed budget of $13.9 million for next year that includes more than $5 million the LCDA hopes to raise from land sales.

July 12, 2007 | By Joe Parker Jr. Correspondent | News


Fire service plan costs sparks debate

A heated debate flared up in the county commission recently concerning the future of Liberty's fire protection services.

July 12, 2007 | By John Deike Staff writer | News


Road to nowhere

July 12, 2007 | Staff Report | News


Flemington recognized among cities

Fourteen Georgia cities - among them Flemington - received the "Certified City of Ethics" designation during the Georgia Municipal Association's Annual Convention in Savannah on Tuesday.

July 12, 2007 | Staff report | News


County's historical sites being mapped

While new development is representative of the county's future, there's a collection of area residents who are working to save some of Liberty's past.

July 10, 2007 | By John Deike Staff writer | News


Airport woes will cost taxpayers

Overlooked construction errors have disrupted the building of the Midcoast Regional Airport at Wright Army Airfield, and area taxpayers may have to shoulder the blunder.

July 10, 2007 | By John Deike Staff writer | News


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More opposition to proposed subdivision

Controversy over a proposed subdivision near Topi Trail and Meloney Drive in Hinesville continued at the Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission Tuesday, where residents and one ...

March 26, 2017 | Tiffany King Coastal Courier | News


Date set for Reese tribunal hearing

Former Liberty County School System Chief Financial Officer Roger Reese will have a tribunal hearing in April.

March 26, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | News


Chamber buys historic home

After years of looking for a new home the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce and Convention and Visitors Bureau found a site to suit them ...

March 19, 2017 | Joe Parker Jr. Courier senior correspondent | News


Upgrades to 911 system coming

The Liberty County Commissioners approved on Thursday a $438,000 purchase of software needed for a major upgrade of the 911 system.

March 18, 2017 | Joe Parker Jr. Senior correspondent | News


Three charged in U.S. marshal's death

Three suspects in the Nov. 18 shooting death of Deputy U.S. Marshal Patrick Carothers in Long County have been arrested.

March 16, 2017 | Lewis Levine Coastal Courier correspondent | News


Morris appointed road department superintendent in Long County

Norman Morris is the new superintendent of the Long County Road Department, according to an announcement form the Long County Commission.

March 13, 2017 | Staff report Coastal Courier | News


Decision to pay Lee done under advisement

The decision to pay outgoing Liberty County School Superintendent Dr. Valya Lee a year's salary after her contract expires, was made by the Board ...

March 12, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | News


Cecil and Peggy Nobles honored

At an event attended by family and friends, the Long County Protective Services Auxiliary honored the late sheriff Cecil Nobles and his late wife Peggy ...

March 10, 2017 | Carolyn Leonard Correspondent | News


Fort Stewart releases more info on slain soldiers

Fort Stewart officials released more information Thursday about the two 3rdInfantry Division soldiers found dead Sunday inside a Hinesville townhome.

March 09, 2017 | Staff Report | News


City recognizes employees

Hinesville City Manager Billy Edwards called Friday's employee recognition ceremony a way for city government to express appreciation for those who serve the city ...

March 08, 2017 | Jeff Whitten Coastal Courier | News


BI's principal to retire

Bradwell Institute will soon begin the search for a new principal because Scott Carrier is retiring at the end of the school year.

March 08, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | News


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