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Perdue okays school vouchers

With the signing of Senate Bill 10 on Friday, Gov. Sonny Perdue gave parents of special-needs students the option of using state-funded vouchers to send their children to private schools.

June 05, 2007 | By Andrea Washington Staff writer | News


Preservation economist to offer two-part lecture series May 24-25

Coastal Georgia Regional Development Center has won a grant from the National Trust for Historic Preservation to bring a preservation economist to the area for a two-part lecture series, "Preservation Economics in Coastal Georgia."

June 05, 2007 | Submitted | News


HFD "Oustanding"

June 05, 2007 | Staff Report | News


Phone museum, national HQ moving to Hinesville

The bus rolled into the driveway with everyone's eyes peering out the tinted windows. It came to a stop and a loud hissing sound filled the air as the hydraulics kicked in and lowered the bus toward the ground so everyone could disembark. The passengers stepped out, taking in the views of the lush trees and gracious home before them, and knowing they are finally home.

June 05, 2007 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | News


Environmentalists blast development

A dispute has arisen between environmentalists and regulators over a housing development on the Liberty-McIntosh county line.

June 05, 2007 | By John Deike Staff writer | News


Heart of Christ requests donations

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June 05, 2007 | Submitted | News


Connection with the past

The bus rolled into the driveway with everyone's eyes peering out the tinted windows. It came to a stop and a loud hissing sound filled the air as the hydraulics kicked in and lowered the bus toward the ground so everyone could disembark. The passengers stepped out, taking in the views of the lush trees and gracious home before them, and knowing they are finally home.

June 05, 2007 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | News


Grant to clean up old service stations

ATLANTA - The city of Hinesville has been selected for a $400,000 EPA brownfields cleanup grant to conduct cleanup of petroleum products and solvents at the Coastal Muffler site and Al's Auto Repair site in downtown Hinesville.

June 02, 2007 | Special to the Courier | News


Tax assessments mailed, some incorrect

Owners of the more than 23,000 pieces of taxable property in Liberty County are receiving mailed assessment notices, some of which have missing or incorrect reason-for-increase codes, tax officials say.

June 02, 2007 | By Joe Parker Jr. Correspondent | News


Two fatal wrecks in Long County in two days

Wednesday's crask

June 02, 2007 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News


City tables vote on traffic light cameras

Hinesville City Council still has not decided whether it will approve the installation of red-light cameras at designated intersections throughout the city.

June 02, 2007 | By Andrea Washington Staff writer | News


Smoke prompts health advisory

The Coastal Health District is asking residents to take precautions to avoid health problems related to the smoky conditions caused by the current wildfires in Georgia and Florida. The Coastal Health District includes Effingham, Chatham, Bryan, Liberty, McIntosh, Glynn, Long and Camden counties.

June 01, 2007 | Staff Report | News


Monday fire destroys Midway home

June 01, 2007 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | News


Midway may expand police force

The city of Midway is expanding its one-man police department by adding two part-time police officers and buying a used vehicle for them to use.

May 31, 2007 | By Joe Parker Jr. Correspondent | News


City steps up to help homeless

When Ramona Parchman moved to Hinesville from New Castle, Pa. in 1997, she was preparing for a fresh start with her son's new start-up business.

May 31, 2007 | By Andrea Washington Staff writer | News


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Liberty NAACP founder dies

November 25, 2014 | Staff Report | News


Animal-sanctuary addresses Long Commission

Safe Hollow Animal Sanctuary founder Debbie Calicutt addressed the Long County Commission during its recent November meeting about an ongoing issue with a neighbor.

November 20, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News


Reward offered in Hinesville dog killing

The Humane Society of the United States is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the killing of a mixed-breed puppy found in a dumpster in Hinesville.

November 19, 2014 | Special to the Courier | News


Community rallies around Stewart, troops

There was no place to park outside the Liberty County Performing Arts Center Monday night, so community members attending the public listening session with representatives of the Army's Force Management Office parked on both sides of the road leading back out to U.S. 84.

November 18, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray | News


Senator announced re-election bid

ATLANTA – Surrounded by family, supporters and many of Georgia's elected officials at the Georgia Capitol, U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., today announced he will seek re-election to the U.S. Senate in 2016.

November 17, 2014 | Special to the Courier | News


Senator announces re-election bid

ATLANTA – Surrounded by family, supporters and many of Georgia's elected officials at the Georgia Capitol, U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., today announced he will seek re-election to the U.S. Senate in 2016.

November 17, 2014 | Special to the News | News


Mayor promotes troop-strength meeting

Hinesville Mayor Jim Thomas told business and community leaders Thursday that Monday's listen session with representatives from the Army Force Management Office will be the most important meeting in this community for many years to come.

November 13, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray | News


Groups hope to restore memorial walk

Members from the Long County Historic Preservation Committee, Long County Garden Club and Long County Beautification Committee recently met to decide how a memorial walk and wall would be reconstructed at the Ludowici Garden and Well Pavilion.

November 13, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News


Six alleged child predators arrested in, around Savannah

ATLANTA - J. Britt Johnson, Special Agent in Charge, FBI Atlanta Field Office, announces the following arrests at Savannah, Georgia resulting from a inter-agency law enforcement operation focusing on child exploitation activities in the area.

November 11, 2014 | Special to the Courier | News


Rec coach gets kicked off field, park

Recent reports filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:

November 10, 2014 | Staff Report | News


Long school tax got 64 percent of vote

Long County voters on Tuesday passed a special referendum to increase the millage rate by 1.6 mills to raise funds to build a new school. The referendum passed with 1,354 voters (63.54 percent) endorsing the measure, while 777 (36.46 percent) opposed it. According to previous reports, the tax increase will raise up to $6.1 million dollars and qualify the school system for $25.7 million from the state. The money then will fund construction of a new school to house grades three through eight and make improvements to the transportation and maintenance facilities.

November 10, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News


Bryan voters OK Sunday alcohol sales

Two-thirds of local voters said yes to the sale of alcohol on Sundays in the unincorporated parts of Bryan County, but it was unclear early Wednesday exactly when the new law will take effect.

November 06, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Correspondent | News


Long voters OK tax hike for new school

Long County voters passed a referendum Tuesday to increase the millage rate by 1.6 to help build a new school.

November 05, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News


Dog killed, left in Dumpster

The Hinesville Police Department is investigating the brutal death of a mixed-breed puppy found in a Dumpster early Tuesday morning.

November 04, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Coastal Courier correspondent | News


Polls open until 7 tonight

Liberty County voters are deciding whether to renew a sales tax and Long County's are facing whether to increase property taxes during today's midterm elections.

November 04, 2014 | Staff Report | News


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