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Chick-fil-A to open Thursday

Chick-fil-A to open Thursday

Maybe it was wishful thinking. Maybe it was a set of tired eyes.

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Posted: jun. 28, 2017 8:45 a.m. | Updated: jun. 28, 2017 10:00 a.m.
Community benefits from Collaborative effort in the amount of 10,000 meal!

Community benefits from Collaborative effort in the amount of 10,000 meal!

“Blessing really do fall in your lap,” screams Dominique Mack, New Community Service Director for Coastal Georgia Community Action.

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Posted: jun. 28, 2017 9:48 a.m.
Tempers flare during, after meeting

Tempers flare during, after meeting

A June 21 meeting billed as a town hall for former members of the House of Prayer Christian Church nearly led to fistfights as tempers ...

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Posted: jun. 28, 2017 8:36 a.m.
Apartments set for homeless veterans

Apartments set for homeless veterans

Not having a place to lay your head at night can turn your world upside down and the Hinesville Housing Authority wants to address this ...

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Posted: jun. 28, 2017 8:28 a.m.
Lane closure on 84 in Hinesville tonight

Lane closure on 84 in Hinesville tonight

Contractors for Georgia DOT will be adjusting manholes and asphaltic joints on US 84/SR 38 in Hinesville. This eastbound lane closure between Memorial Drive ...

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Posted: jun. 27, 2017 4:26 p.m.
Back to school rally set for July 8

Back to school rally set for July 8

The 19th annual Back to School Rally at Briar Bay Park in Riceboro is gearing up again for Saturday July 8.

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Posted: jun. 26, 2017 11:14 a.m. | Updated: jun. 27, 2017 9:00 a.m.
Helping young women learn the ropes

Helping young women learn the ropes

Dawn Baker, the Riceboro native, is no stranger to the region as a long-time anchor for WTOC news.  

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Posted: jun. 26, 2017 11:19 a.m. | Updated: jun. 27, 2017 8:00 a.m.
Realty off the ‘off-limits’ list

Realty off the ‘off-limits’ list

The local real estate company Elaine Boggs Realty Group LLC is off the Army’s off-limits list.

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Posted: jun. 26, 2017 11:05 a.m. | Updated: jun. 26, 2017 1:00 p.m.
Hinesville council votes to move money to Ameris Bank

Hinesville council votes to move money to Ameris Bank

Hinesville City Council voted 4-0 June 15 to switch its banking services from The Heritage Bank to Ameris Bank after what assistant city manager Kenneth ...

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Posted: jun. 24, 2017 7:54 p.m. | Updated: jun. 25, 2017 5:00 a.m.
State of county is positive, officials say

State of county is positive, officials say

The annual State of the County presentation Thursday by Liberty Commission Chairman Donald Lovette and County Administrator Joey Brown included a brief review of the ...

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Posted: jun. 24, 2017 7:55 p.m. | Updated: jun. 25, 2017 5:00 a.m.
The wait is almost over

The wait is almost over

Editor's note: The editor messed up. The store grand opening is June 29. That's Thursday. Our Sunday paper says the grand opening is ...

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Posted: jun. 24, 2017 8:04 p.m.
Search is on for burglar suspect

Search is on for burglar suspect

The Long County Sheriff's Office is searching for a man they believe is tied to a series of home invasions and burglaries.

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Posted: jun. 23, 2017 12:26 p.m.


Update: child expected to recover after shooting

A child wounded by a handgun Thursday night is expected to make a full recovery, Long County Sheriff Craig Nobles said Friday.

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Posted: jun. 23, 2017 11:33 a.m.


Fighting a war he cannot win

It was not a good week for state Rep. Tommy Benton (R-Jefferson).

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Posted: jun. 21, 2017 4:15 p.m. | Updated: jun. 22, 2017 1:30 p.m.
PetSmart in Hinesville robbed

PetSmart in Hinesville robbed

PetSmart at the new Oglethorpe Square in Hinesville was robbed Thursday morning and the robber got away with undisclosed amount of money. 

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Posted: jun. 22, 2017 11:26 a.m.


Congratulations on Law Day event

On behalf of the State Bar of Georgia, I wish to express congratulations and thanks to the local judges, other elected officials and attorneys who ...

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Posted: jun. 21, 2017 4:16 p.m. | Updated: jun. 22, 2017 9:30 a.m.
Teen takes the walk to Dorchester

Teen takes the walk to Dorchester

Every year, a historic event takes place in Liberty County, Georgia. It is called “Walk to Dorchester.”

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Posted: jun. 21, 2017 11:49 a.m. | Updated: jun. 21, 2017 9:30 p.m.
More proof that you can’t fix stupid

More proof that you can’t fix stupid

So, what possessed comedian Kathy Griffin to post a picture of herself holding the decapitated and bloody head of the President of the United States?

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Posted: jun. 21, 2017 12:21 p.m. | Updated: jun. 21, 2017 9:30 p.m.
Parade, walk honor past

Parade, walk honor past

Saturday was spent celebrating history with the 17th annual Walk to Dorchester and Liberty County’s inaugural Juneteenth parade in downtown Hinesville. First was the ...

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Posted: jun. 21, 2017 11:52 a.m. | Updated: jun. 21, 2017 4:00 p.m.


Code officer wants apology from councilwoman

Documents provided Friday by Hinesville following an open records request by the Coastal Courier shed little additional light on the suspension of Billy Edwards, the ...

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Posted: jun. 21, 2017 11:46 a.m. | Updated: jun. 21, 2017 2:00 p.m.

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