Hodnett Cooper’s Receptionist Uses Facebook to Solve a Local Crime

Al Chapman came home to the unpleasant site of broken car windows last week. Someone vandalized two of his work trucks, stealing his radio, gps system, and other personal belongings.

Al immediately called his wife Mary Chapman, Hodnett Cooper’s Island Office Receptionist, to share the bad news. She, along with neighbors got to work spreading the news of the break-in via Facebook. Mary told one friend, who told another, who told another, and the word multiplied!

Not long after posting to Facebook, Mary had a solid lead – a suspicious individual was seen by another neighbor leaving the area surrounding Mary’s house. Mary notified the police, and they quickly followed up on the Facebook lead.  By day’s end, the police had located the thief and their belongings. News article.

Watch the news video here.


Merry Christmas!

From our family to yours, we wish everyone a wonderful and joyous Christmas. Whatever your traditions may be, we wish everyone the opportunity to celebrate and rejoice with friends, family, and neighbors. Our hearts and prayers are shared with the men and women in uniform serving us both at home, and afar. Thank you and God bless.


Hodnett Cooper Joins Local Businesses in Support of Toys for Tots

Dance the night away with Hodnett Cooper at the 5th Annual Christmas Cocktail event benefiting Toys for Tots. Hosted by JMM Productions, with the support of many local businesses, this annual event is always a huge success and great fun!

Join us Saturday, December 13th from 7-10pm at the new Ziggy Mahoney’s (located in the Winn Dixie shopping center on St. Simons Island). Attire is semi-formal, and admission is a $10 donation, or a new unwrapped toy, perperson.  100% of proceeds will benefit the local Toys for Tots organization.

Enjoy live music, dancing, cocktails, and local food samplings. Also, register to win fabulous door prizes donated by event sponsors. This is a “do not miss” community event benefiting a wonderful charity.