STATESBORO - Two former Georgia Southern baseball players were promoted last week.
June 25, 2015 | Georgia Southern AMR | Sports
A second fire in Ludowici overnight Thursday has raised suspicions, but so far no link has been determined, according to the Long County Sheriff's Office arson investigator.
June 25, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety
America's inventory of affordable housing is not keeping pace with its growing number of “extremely low-income” renters, new research shows.
June 25, 2015 | Omar Etman Deseret News | State, National
Dr. Nathan Wanner is memorable for his silence.
June 25, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Living well
The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that Metro Hinesville's unemployment rate for May was 6.5 percent, up 0.4 percentage point from 6.1 percent in April. The rate in May 2014 was 7.9 percent.
June 25, 2015 | Special to the Courier email@example.com | Local news
The first ozone alert of 2015 was issued June 17 amid 90-degree temperatures in metro Atlanta, a "Code Orange" warning children and "sensitive" individuals to "limit prolonged outdoor exertion."
June 25, 2015 | By Harold Brown Guest columnist | Opinion
It turns out they don't call it the Indominus rex for nothing.
June 25, 2015 | Jeff Peterson Deseret News | Trending
All Troy Burns wants is to put a gazebo in his front yard. But at least one of his neighbors, the Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission staff and a majority of the Planning Commissioners don't like the idea.
June 25, 2015 | By Tiffany King | Local news
A mobile-home fire Wednesday night in Ludowici displaced five people, but no one was injured, authorities said.
June 24, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety
Students listed on Lewis Frasier Middle School's fourth nine-weeks honor roll were:
June 24, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Education
The fragrance of freshly made "pastelitos." The lyrics of the Queen of Salsa, Celia Cruz, heard from nearly every open window. The smoke from a hand-rolled cigar and the sounds of the dominoes hitting the table at Domino Park.
June 24, 2015 | By Patty Leon | Food
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June 24, 2015 | Anonymous calls | Sound off
Editor's note: An information box accompanying this article has been changed to reflect the following correction, which will appear in Wednesday's print edition. Former Liberty County NAACP President Liston Singletary III is a candidate running for mayor of Hinesville. Because of an editor's error, his name was listed incorrectly in an information box accompanying a front-page article on June 24. The Coastal Courier regrets the error.
June 24, 2015 | By Caitlin Kenney | Local news
Two local 4-H students had a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
June 24, 2015 | Staff Report | Education
The Hinesville Downtown Development Authority recently had a food drive for the Manna House.
June 24, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
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The National Weather Service has issued a new heat advisory for today, estimating the heat index could feel like it is nearly 110 in the area.
June 16, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety
The Cosmopolitan Club will have its Miss Teenage Liberty County Pageant at 7 p.m. Friday at the Performing Arts Center
June 15, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources wants to know what people think about its proposed cost increases for hunting and fishing licenses.
June 11, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation
JESUP - Two children in the care of their disabled grandmother drowned Wednesday afternoon in Wayne County, authorities said.
June 10, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety
Students named to Frank Long Elementary School's fourth nine weeks honor roll were:
June 10, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Education
The new frontier of education, many experts believe, is video games. While the field is still maturing, most objectives can now be enhanced with games that allow students to collaborate and learn with more engagement while teachers are free to spend more time observing and helping, and less time at the whiteboard. Many of these games also offer parents and teachers tools to monitor progress on specific learning objectives.
June 10, 2015 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | Education
About 200 animal lovers made the People for Paws fundraiser a huge success. The event benefitted Carpathia Paws Animal Rescue Organization and was held June 6 at the Dorchester Civic Center in Midway.
June 10, 2015 | Patty Leon | Local news
Riceboro's Historic Baptismal Trail is now completed. Residents and local officials gathered together for the ribbon cutting of the trail. They then had an opportunity to walk along the trail and learn about native plants, see the historic baptismal pool and "round hole."
June 10, 2015 | By Tiffany King | Local news
It may not seem like it when you get stuck in particularly heinous traffic or spend an afternoon waiting in line at the DMV, but the world is full of inspiring people doing remarkable things. Luckily for us, it’s not that difficult to be reminded of that fact; all you need is Netflix. In between binge-watching episodes of “Friends” or “Daredevil,” you can turn on one of these five documentaries that are sure to lift your spirits and restore your faith in humanity.
June 10, 2015 | Angela Treasure KSL | Things to do
SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK, Tanzania — Hundreds of cameras captured more than 1.2 million candid photos of wild animals in Serengeti National Park.
June 10, 2015 | Natalie Crofts KSL | Hot Topics
It's well known that millennials are the most unmarried generation in American history, but a new report by Gallup suggests that tying the knot isn't the only union youngsters are avoiding.
June 10, 2015 | JJ Feinauer Deseret News | Business
According to an email distributed to all Liberty County School System staff, the new incoming principal of Liberty County High School is Stephanie Woods. Woods had been serving as an assistant principal for Bradwell Institute. We will update this story as more information becomes available. In the same email, Veronica Johnson has been appointed as curriculum specialist for the central office.
June 10, 2015 | By Staff Report | Education
The Long County Board of Education approved its fiscal-year 2016 budget by a 4-1 vote Monday.
June 10, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Local news
The Community of Inspired Women Inc. awarded its first scholarship to Kaisha Porter during its monthly meeting June 2 at the Liberty County Performing Arts Center.
June 10, 2015 | By Patty Leon | Education
MILLEDGEVILLE - Two local students made the dean's list for the 2015 spring semester at Georgia College.
June 10, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Education