The Walthourville Police Department and Liberty County Sheriffs Office are investigating the first deadly shooting of 2017.
At year's end, it's always interesting to look back at all that happened and realize that so little of it was anticipated while some of it was neither wanted nor appreciated.
Happy New Years. 2017 is here.
With just one working day left in the year the Midway City Council Thursday approved a $3.8 million annual budget for 2017 that freezes the salaries of city workers for at least six months.
The Democrats have a simple explanation for Hillary Clinton's loss - the Russians did it.
The Apostle Paul said in Philippians 3:13 the following words, "Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead."
It is almost 2017! Just let that sink in for a minute.
The only thing more useless than socks on a pig are New Year's resolutions. Our intentions are applaudable but our follow-through usually leaves a bit to be desired. Still, that should not keep us from trying. I mean, what else is there to do while lying prone on the couch with a snoot full of black-eyed peas and collards and watching the Yada-Yada Bowl?
There is a really good reason to support Senate confirmation of Rex Tillerson to be President-elect Donald Trump's secretary of state: Tony Perkins opposes him. Perkins is the president of the Family Research Council, otherwise known as the Bedroom Busybodies. He blasted out a statement condemning ExxonMobil CEO Tillerson as a person who "not only led the charge to open the Boy Scouts to gay troop leaders but whose company directly gives to Planned Parenthood."
Last week we began a discussion of the relevancy of God's word. We saw how that sin is still a problem in our world, just as it was when the Bible was penned. As long as sin remains, God's word is relevant.
City of Hinesville and Liberty County property taxes can now be paid.
Wow! I hadn't noticed, how much things had changed during Christmas, until Friday night after a drive in Ludowici, where I live. Boy, was I surprised as I was looking at my neighbors' Christmas decorations, ranging from various Disney Characters, like penguins, characters from "Frozen," Winnie the Pooh, Mickey and Minnie Mouse, even a sly looking fox, and those little hot-dog dogs. Some people even had green, red and black dots projected onto their homes and lawn.
Forty one Gumbranch residents near Groover Road signed a petition to block the rezoning of more than 41 acres for the development of a subdivision.
"Arrival" is a consistently well-acted, intelligently constructed sci-fi drama that cares much more about character and story instead of mindless special effects. This is one of the brainier, more introspective movies to come out this genre since the likes of "Signs" and "Contact."
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Hello folks. I sure hope everyone out there in the beautiful southeast Georgia Coast is enjoying our unseasonably warm weather.
The National Weather Service confirmed the first tornado in the area from the weekend storms touched down near Fort Stewart. It was an EF-1. More ...
Re-Entry Partnership Housing will be discussed at a meeting in Savannah Wednesday.
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It was a good week for First Presbyterian Christian Academy basketball as their Vvrsity teams nabbed wins against Memorial and Robert Toombs Christian Academy.
I live in a fine community where it is quite common for citizens to approach me and ask what they can do to help us.
SAVANNAH - Live Oak Public Libraries Regional Board of Trustees, with support from the Georgia Public Library Service, has appointed Stephen Whigham as interim library directory ...
Liberty Regional Medical Center plans to move its business office across the street to Hinesville Square Shopping Center.
The Liberty County Panthers basketball teams manhandled the Long County Blue Tide on Tuesday in an important Region 2-AAA meeting. All four of the teams ...
It's time for young birders to begin honing their bird-identifying skills as they prepare for the 12th annual Georgia Youth Birding Competition, set for ...
Saturday's storm reportedly damaged the roof the Fred's on Veterans Parkway in Hinesville.
Editor's note: Lewis Levine of Hinesville is a Courier correspondent who has covered four presidential inaugurations. Here are some of his impressions of what ...
President Barack Obama has finally had it with Russia. It only took eight years of cold reality - topped off by the Russian interference in the ...
Mackenzie Bazemore said her phone clocked her at 27,605 steps on Friday as she and 14 other First Presbyterian Christian Academy students walked around ...