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Winery tour for military families

Sign up now to visit Meinhardt Vineyards and Winery near Statesboro with Leisure Travel. The tour and tasting will be at 4 p.m. on Feb. 7. Participants must be 21 or older. The cost is $20 per ...

January 12, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

Long County students honored

Three Long County High School students recently were recognized for their accomplishments. Hannah Golden received the Good Citizen Award from the Daughters of the American Revolution. According to...

January 08, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Education

Congress' spending bill seems anti-conservative

When thinking about the $1.1 trillion spending bill passed by Congress last month, one might ask, "What does Congress have against conservation?"They made huge cuts to conservation programs, such a...

January 08, 2015 | By Traci Bruckner Guest columnist | Opinion

RH preschool owner honored by state

Richmond Hill resident Audrey Singleton, owner of the Richmond Hill Montessori Preschool, recently was recognized by the Georgia Child Care Association. For her 20 years of service to childhood edu...

January 08, 2015 | By Tiffany Stroud Correspondent | Business

Like Solomon, go to God's word for wisdom

James wrote, "If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him" (James 1:5). Solomon, who was considered to be the wise...

January 08, 2015 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith

Elder passes advice to great-grandson

Dear Cameron Charles Yarbrough: For the past 15 years, I have taken the opportunity at the beginning of the New Year to share some advice - first with your dad and his cousins and now with you, my ...

January 08, 2015 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion

County to move forward with November SPLOST referendum

The Liberty County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday decided that it will propose a new Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax referendum to citizens this year. Though no formal action was taken, ...

January 08, 2015 | By Jeremy McAbee | Local news

RH family welcomes home quadruplets

One day, Lily, Mae, Samford and Griffin Armitage will be old enough to understand the impact their simultaneous arrivals have had on Sherri and Paul Armitage's lives.But on Monday afternoon, the mo...

January 08, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Correspondent | Lifestyle

Who's new to New Year

New Year's babies were welcomed Jan. 1 at both Liberty Regional Medical Center and Fort Stewart's Winny Army Community Hospital. Meet them in the photos at left.

January 08, 2015 | Staff Report | Lifestyle

Heating bill assistance available

The Coastal Georgia Area Community Action Authority Inc. began assisting eligible households with their heating bills this week.To participate in the program, families must meet an income equal to ...

January 08, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Living well

Isakson heading Senate VA Committee

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., Wednesday was named chairman of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs, which will play a role in ensuring that reforms passed by Congress las...

January 08, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Military

Home burglaries reported in rural areas

Reports recently filed with the Liberty County Sheriff's Department include:Dec. 6Marijuana possession, less than 1 ounce; DUI, refusal; failure to dim bright lights - A 40-year-old Midway man was ...

January 08, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety

State DoE seeks student advisors

State School Superintendent-elect Richard Woods is accepting applications for the 2015 Student Advisory Council.Council members meet three times during the school year with the state school superin...

January 07, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Education

It's going to be cold tonight, Thursday

Freeze and wind chill advisories have been issued for tonight and tomorrow morning for our area, according to the Liberty County Emergency Management Agency.The National Weather Service's Charlesto...

January 07, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety

Sound off for Jan. 7

These opinions are not the Courier's. Callers are not required to identify themselves, so we can neither verify sources nor their motives. Call 876-3733. I am so disappointed that there was nothin...

January 07, 2015 | Anonymous calls | Sound off

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