The Long County Sheriff's Office arrested three suspects in connection with the Sept. 30 vandalization of a football field at the Long County Recreation Department.
October 14, 2014 | Staff Report | Local news
On Dec. 16, 1773, a group of demonstrators boarded ships in Boston Harbor. They threw chests of tea overboard to protest the British parliament's unfair tax on tea. It's time for the citizens of Midway and Liberty County to borrow a page from Boston's history book.
October 14, 2014 | By Terry Doyle Columnist | Opinion
Police Chief Robert Poppell said officers made an arrest after hearing about an Oct. 4 robbery on South Macon Street.
October 14, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Columnist | Public Safety
Members from the Long County 4-H Club presented a plaque to Long County Commissioners on Tuesday to thank them for their support.
October 13, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Education
A man arrested inside a dry cleaners early Monday has been charged with two counts of burglary and one count of attempt to commit burglary, according to Hinesville Police Det. Maj. Thomas Cribbs.
October 13, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Coastal Courier correspondent | Public Safety
The Long County Wildlife Festival Pageant was held Oct. 4 at the Senior Citizen's Center in Ludowici.
October 13, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Lifestyle
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October 13, 2014 | Anonymous calls | Sound off
The pay-as-you-go carnival continues on Fort Stewart this weekend. The public is welcome.
October 13, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
SPRINGFIELD - The scoreboard showed a one-sided result. Yet first-year Bradwell Institute head coach Greg Hill believes there were enough productive moments to keep his young team optimistic.
October 13, 2014 | Patrick Donahue | Sports
Liberty had a week off to prepare for the Region 3-AAAA Burke County Bears, but that extra time didn't help. The Panthers dropped its second region game in Waynesboro Friday, 29-6.
October 13, 2014 | John Wood | Sports
The Blue Tide extinguished the New Hampstead Phoenix, 41-0, Friday in Ludowici.
October 13, 2014 | Mike Riddle | Sports
Liberty County High School played host to Wayne County High for a Region 3-AAAA softball game Tuesday afternoon. The Lady Jackets stung the girls in the second inning to take the lead and eventually win 6-1. Then on Thursday the Lady Panthers traveled to Jesup for the final regular-season game. The Yellow Jackets came out on top again winning 5-0 in the Region 3-AAAA rematch.
October 13, 2014 | Patty Leon | Sports
Richmond Hill High School special-education teacher and wrestling coach Bob Parker said Alexis Mercado easily could be Georgia's governor if he wanted the job.
October 12, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Correspondent | Lifestyle
An Atlanta-based development company is working with the Hinesville Housing Authority to build affordable one-bedroom units with a priority of being given to homeless veterans.
October 11, 2014 | Randy C. Murray | Local news
Since East Liberty County American Legion Post 321 started in October 2006, members have met in banquet rooms and at the Dorchester Academy. For the last five years, they've met at the Midway Police Department.
October 11, 2014 | Randy C. Murray | Local news
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Caesarstone Technology is having a job fair for management positions from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday at the Georgia Department of Labor's Savannah Career Center at 5520 White Bluff Road.
October 16, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Correspondent | Business
A debate between the candidates for Georgia's Congressional District 12 will be online this evening.
October 16, 2014 | Special to the Courier | News
A severe thunderstorm watch issued for the area is to be in effect until midnight.
October 14, 2014 | Staff Report | News
The 33rd annual Long County Wildlife Festival is from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday at the festival site adjacent to Darwell Long Road. The event will feature arts and crafts, a petting zoo, a kid's playland, an archery range, a turkey shoot, karaoke, a catfish pond, a shotgun raffle, a pig chase and other exhibits and demonstrations. Food also will be available. Becky Fowler said the Long County Wildlife Festival committee supports local schools, businesses and other ventures, including Relay for Life and the Smiley Elementary Trunk-or-Treat. For information, call Fowler at 545-2167 or 610-5784, or Beverly ...
October 08, 2014 | Staff Report | Lifestyle
Cori Cheyenne Cox was born at 6:26 p.m. Sept. 17 to Jennifer Lynn Cox and Jeremy Cox of Hinesville.
October 03, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
Two new documentaries and a collection of experimental art films lead new movies on DVD and Blu-ray this week.
October 03, 2014 | By Chris Hicks Deseret News | Lifestyle
The man killed in an early Friday shooting at a Flemington hotel has been identified as Markese Mahone, 25, of Macon, according to the incident report filed by Liberty County Deputy Dustin Rushing.
October 03, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety
Sgt. Maj. Ceaser Roberts Jr., a Liberty County native, has retired from the Army after a 30-year career.
October 03, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee | Local news
Military families face a plethora of unique challenges as they routinely relocate, making it difficult for a spouse to find work.
October 03, 2014 | By Kelsey Clark Deseret News | Military
LAS CRUCES, N.M. – In an agreement between the New Mexico State and Georgia Southern Athletic Departments, Saturday's Sun Belt Conference Football game between the two schools will be aired on SportSouth. Kickoff for the game at Aggie Memorial Stadium in Las Cruces, N.M., is set for 8 p.m. Eastern Time.
October 03, 2014 | Rosemary Carter GSU media relations | Sports
The Professional Association of Georgia Educators, in conjunction with the Regional Educational Service Agency, held a conference Wednesday at Liberty County's Performing Arts Center in Flemington.
October 03, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee | Education
The fossilized remains of an extinct Atlantic gray whale are the focal point of a new exhibit at the University of Georgia Aquarium on Skidaway Island.
October 03, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
Long County High School's Lady Blue Tide softball team won the first two of their best of three series against St. Vincent's Academy Thursday at home during their region playoffs games. The victories meant the girls advance to the second round of the Region 2-AA playoffs and guarantees the Lady Tide a spot in the state tournament.
October 02, 2014 | Patty Leon | Sports
STATESBORO - For the fourth year in a row, Georgia Southern University has been named a Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs magazine for its efforts to provide educational opportunities to America's veterans, active-duty troops and their families.
October 02, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Education
Liliana Raquel Barton was born at 5:32 p.m. Sept. 17 to Alicia R. Barton and Maurice Barton of Hinesville.
October 02, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations