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Christmas parade, events kick off local yuletide celebration

Christmas parade, events kick off local yuletide celebration

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Liberty County.

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Posted: dec. 03, 2016 5:30 p.m. | Updated: dec. 04, 2016 5:00 a.m.
Business owners complain about club

Business owners complain about club

A Hinesville nightclub is drawing complaints from neighboring business owners.

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Posted: dec. 03, 2016 5:27 p.m. | Updated: dec. 04, 2016 4:00 a.m.


Calling it a career

After proudly serving the community and the Hinesville Police Department for 41 years, Maj. Julian Hodges said he was ready to explore retirement and pursue ...

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Posted: dec. 03, 2016 5:36 p.m. | Updated: dec. 04, 2016 4:00 a.m.
City, BoE adopt rollback millage rates

City, BoE adopt rollback millage rates

The Liberty County Board of Education and City of Hinesville have rolled back millage rates for 2016 property taxes.

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Posted: dec. 03, 2016 5:40 p.m. | Updated: dec. 04, 2016 4:00 a.m.
Fire destroys Long County mobile home

Fire destroys Long County mobile home

Two people were displaced when their mobile home was destroyed by fire Friday night in Long County.

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Posted: dec. 03, 2016 11:38 a.m.
CASA's dancing stars put kids first

CASA's dancing stars put kids first

Meet the contestants of the 2017 Atlantic Area CASA Dancing with the Stars of the Coastal Empire — Joey Prince, Maria Sowell, Margit Williams, Nina Dean ...

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Posted: nov. 30, 2016 1:34 p.m. | Updated: dec. 03, 2016 10:00 a.m.
A few scenes from Hinesville's 2016 tree lighting

A few scenes from Hinesville's 2016 tree lighting

Here are a few shots from Coastal Courier photographer Lawrence Dorsey, who was at Thursday's tree lighting ceremony in Hinesville. Look for more photos ...

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Posted: dec. 01, 2016 8:00 p.m.
Local Republicans, NAACP at odds over election

Local Republicans, NAACP at odds over election

The local Republican Party is questioning whether members of the Liberty County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People should have ...

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Posted: nov. 29, 2016 7:19 p.m. | Updated: nov. 30, 2016 5:00 a.m.
Suspension, reprimand for two Midway officials

Suspension, reprimand for two Midway officials

In some ways it doesn’t look like a merry Christmas season for Midway with city officials looking for ways to cut spending and two ...

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Posted: nov. 29, 2016 7:25 p.m. | Updated: nov. 30, 2016 5:00 a.m.
Midway suspends police chief, reprimands finance director

Midway suspends police chief, reprimands finance director

The Midway city council suspended Police Chief Kelli Morningstar for three days without pay and reprimanded Finance Director Gwendolyn Lowe on Monday during a called ...

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Posted: nov. 28, 2016 4:27 p.m.
Osteen named Kirk Center's 'Humanitarian of the Year'

Osteen named Kirk Center's 'Humanitarian of the Year'

"He is a man of distinction. He is a statesman."

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Posted: nov. 26, 2016 4:55 p.m. | Updated: nov. 27, 2016 5:00 a.m.
Hinesville looks to lower millage rate

Hinesville looks to lower millage rate

Hinesville city council members are looking to lower the city’s millage rate for 2016.

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Posted: nov. 26, 2016 4:58 p.m. | Updated: nov. 27, 2016 5:00 a.m.
After a storm, much to be thankful for

After a storm, much to be thankful for

Nearly 100 elected officials, community leaders and citizens gathered at Hinesville First United Methodist Church for the 14th Annual Mayor’s Thanksgiving Program on Nov ...

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Posted: nov. 26, 2016 5:01 p.m. | Updated: nov. 27, 2016 5:00 a.m.
What we are thankful for

What we are thankful for

Thanksgiving is one of this country’s oldest traditions and dates back to 1621, long before Black Friday and parades and football shaped the holiday ...

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Posted: nov. 23, 2016 10:11 a.m.
Holtzmans to lead Liberty Christmas parade

Holtzmans to lead Liberty Christmas parade

George and Babs Holtzman have done a lot together.

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Posted: nov. 21, 2016 10:21 a.m. | Updated: nov. 23, 2016 4:00 a.m.
City to begin third pass of debris removal Dec. 12

City to begin third pass of debris removal Dec. 12

CrowderGulf, the debris removal company the City of Hinesville contracted with after Hurricane Matthew, will begin their third pass of debris removal on Monday, Dec ...

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Posted: nov. 22, 2016 11:23 a.m.
Christmas events set for Ludowici

Christmas events set for Ludowici

The Long County Chamber of Commerce has set its Christmas events:

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Posted: nov. 21, 2016 10:09 a.m. | Updated: nov. 22, 2016 7:30 a.m.
Commissioners pleased SPLOST will restart April 1

Commissioners pleased SPLOST will restart April 1

The Liberty County Commissioners began their mid month meeting Thursday by expressing pleasure that voters had approved a new additional one-cent special local option sales ...

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Posted: nov. 21, 2016 10:13 a.m. | Updated: nov. 22, 2016 3:00 a.m.
Hurricane debris continues to pile up

Hurricane debris continues to pile up

Approximately 131,630.90 cubic yards of storm debris has been collected since Hurricane Matthew skirted Liberty County as a category 2 storm Oct. 7.

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Posted: nov. 21, 2016 10:07 a.m. | Updated: nov. 21, 2016 1:00 p.m.
Convict linked to Liberty to be executed Dec. 6

Convict linked to Liberty to be executed Dec. 6

A man sentenced to die for the 1990 slaying of his father-in-law in rural Bacon County lived in a trailer in Liberty County at the ...

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Posted: nov. 21, 2016 9:54 a.m.

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