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Chief back on the force

Walthourville Police Chief Bernie Quarterman will be back on duty after he serves a three-day suspension, according to a statement from City Clerk Melissa Jones ...

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Posted: nov. 16, 2017 4:41 p.m.
Interim Superintendent named finalist in district search

Interim Superintendent named finalist in district search

Liberty County School System Interim Superintendent Dr. Franklin Perry has been selected as the only finalist in the district's search for a new superintendent.

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Posted: nov. 16, 2017 12:28 p.m.
SNF, employees spearhead relief drive for Puerto Rico

SNF, employees spearhead relief drive for Puerto Rico

SNF Holding Company workers held a hurricane relief drive for victims in Puerto Rico, and were recognized for their efforts by local churches.

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Posted: nov. 15, 2017 11:31 a.m. | Updated: nov. 15, 2017 3:00 p.m.
Hinesville gets grant to help city's homeless

Hinesville gets grant to help city's homeless

Hinesville’s efforts to help the homeless recently got a financial shot in the arm.

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Posted: nov. 14, 2017 6:49 p.m. | Updated: nov. 15, 2017 5:00 a.m.
A sweet tradition

A sweet tradition

Hosley Hall is gearing up for his 16th annual Old Southern Sugarcane Grinding Festival with the help of community volunteers and Liberty County High School ...

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Posted: nov. 14, 2017 6:53 p.m. | Updated: nov. 15, 2017 5:00 a.m.
What do you think about the Courier?

What do you think about the Courier?

Why do you read the Coastal Courier?

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Posted: nov. 14, 2017 7:06 p.m. | Updated: nov. 15, 2017 5:00 a.m.
New mayors to take over in Midway, Flemington

New mayors to take over in Midway, Flemington

The roles will be reversed for the mayor of Midway and one city council member in January.

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Posted: nov. 13, 2017 11:06 a.m. | Updated: nov. 13, 2017 6:00 p.m.
Is Liberty getting all its timber tax

Is Liberty getting all its timber tax

Liberty County Commissioners are concerned about the amount of timber tax revenue and Tuesday State Rep. Al Williams came to talk about timber tax collection.

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Posted: nov. 13, 2017 10:40 a.m.
Ameris Bank fights hunger

Ameris Bank fights hunger

MOULTRIE, Ga. – Ameris Bank’s 8th annual company-wide Helping Fight Hunger food drive initiative collected more than 999,000 non-perishable food items in October that ...

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Posted: nov. 10, 2017 12:16 p.m. | Updated: nov. 12, 2017 1:00 p.m.
Walthourville chief of police suspended

Walthourville chief of police suspended

Walthourville’s police chief has been suspended and was ordered to turn in his badge and gun, according to a Nov. 9 letter from Mayor ...

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Posted: nov. 11, 2017 6:54 p.m. | Updated: nov. 12, 2017 5:00 a.m.
Tape shows Reid thought Edwards, mayor were out to get her off council

Tape shows Reid thought Edwards, mayor were out to get her off council

Editor's note: Because of the size of the audio file and issues with our current website, our attempts to upload the audio from the ...

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Posted: nov. 11, 2017 6:58 p.m. | Updated: nov. 12, 2017 5:00 a.m.
Long commissioners avoid legal fight

Long commissioners avoid legal fight

A potential lawsuit between the Long County Commission and the county’s constitutional officers has been averted. Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to rescind a provision ...

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Posted: nov. 11, 2017 7:00 p.m. | Updated: nov. 12, 2017 5:00 a.m.
Removing the mayor from the mix?

Removing the mayor from the mix?

The Hinesville City Council is moving forward with changes to city ordinances that appear to limit the mayor’s involvement in the hiring and firing ...

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Posted: nov. 08, 2017 8:23 a.m. | Updated: nov. 08, 2017 10:00 a.m.
'A place of pride'

'A place of pride'

The ribbon was cut on the memorial Saturday by members of the Veterans Memorial Walk committee, Hinesville Military Affairs Committee, local officials, veteran and Army ...

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Posted: nov. 07, 2017 8:33 p.m. | Updated: nov. 08, 2017 5:00 a.m.
City spends $11,000 on lawyers during Edwards issue

City spends $11,000 on lawyers during Edwards issue

Hinesville spent a little more than $11,000 on lawyers to deal with the aftermath of city council’s 3-1 vote in June to suspend ...

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Posted: nov. 07, 2017 8:35 p.m. | Updated: nov. 08, 2017 5:00 a.m.
For Chaffee, service a family tradition

For Chaffee, service a family tradition


VIDEO: See Sgt. Maj. Adna Chaffee IV as he speaks passionately about how Vietnam Veterans are being recognized today for their service.

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Posted: nov. 07, 2017 8:39 p.m. | Updated: nov. 08, 2017 5:00 a.m.
Clancy wins Midway mayor's seat

Clancy wins Midway mayor's seat

Levern Clancy Jr., is the new mayor of Midway. 

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Posted: nov. 07, 2017 9:14 p.m.
SPLOST renewed in Long County, Parker wins District 5 seat

SPLOST renewed in Long County, Parker wins District 5 seat

 Long County voters renewed SPLOST and elected Robert Parker to fill the District 5 county commission seat vacated by Bobby Walker earlier this year.

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Posted: nov. 07, 2017 8:18 p.m.
Hinesville council appears set to limit mayor involvement in city manager issues

Hinesville council appears set to limit mayor involvement in city manager issues

The Hinesville City Council is moving forward with changes to city ordinances that appear to limit the mayor’s involvement in the hiring and firing ...

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Posted: nov. 07, 2017 8:26 p.m.
Tomorrow is Election Day

Tomorrow is Election Day

Tuesday is Election Day. There are two municipal elections in Liberty County. In Long County there is a district five commission seat to decide and ...

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Posted: nov. 06, 2017 11:37 a.m.

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