Here are some of the issues area residents are discussing. The statements were phoned in anonymously, so the Courier does not vouch for their veracity, nor do we know what motivated the callers:
I love to shop. I admit it. I am a "shopaholic." I struggle with this secret addiction every day, but when the shopping season comes around each year, I just about break into hives. Nothing gives me a thrill like the thought of "Black Friday." As I have aged, I've lost some of my stamina for "hunting," but I do still love to find a great bargain.
Army Sgt. 1st Class Lance E. Powell has been decorated with the Bronze Star for participating in Operation Iraqi Freedom while serving at an overseas forward operating base.
Rhakiya Alexus Martin was born to Deidra Martin and Ronnie Antonio Moore at 9:53 a.m. on Oct. 17. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Rhakiya weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and measured 21 inches.
Azalyah D. Watson was born to Ayanna M.Y. Watson at 12:38 a.m. on Oct. 17. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Azalyah weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces.
Brionna Nicole Meredith was born to Cassandra Vaughn and Steven Meredith at 4:27 p.m. on Oct. 21. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Brionna weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 21 inches.
Wridge Nathaniel Fleming was born to Alexis Fleming and Wridge Miller at 8:16 on Oct. 20. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Wridge weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces.
Hayden Jahrell Hampton was born to Emily Hampton and Wade Hampton III at 11:54 on Oct. 18. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Hayden weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 19 inches.
Antwanngia Brown was born to Charlena Brown at 12:10 p.m. on Oct. 20. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Antwanngia weighed 6 pounds.
Ridge Ryder Harrison was born to Lori Harrison and Wesley Futch on Oct. 22. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Ridge weighed 5 pounds, 2 ounces and measured 17 inches.
Jeremiah Lorenzo James was born to Danielle Haynes and Tomas James Sr. at 3:18 p.m. on Oct. 22. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Jeremiah weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces.
The Coastal Courier debuts a free, daily e-mail publication, Good Morning Liberty, on Tuesday.
SAVANNAH - Savannah-Chatham police are investigating two shootings, including one that resulted in the area's 28th homicide this year.
RICHMOND HILL - Authorities in Bryan County are trying to identify a man found dead by the side of a road.
Georgia Bureau of Investigation Agent Micah Ward says a passer-by found the man around 11:20 p.m. Friday along Carter Town Road in Bryan County. Ward says foul play is suspected but wouldn't describe the man's injuries.
BRUNSWICK - It is seen from a research vessel lookout - a solitary V-shaped "blow" and then something dark on the water's surface.
A gathering Saturday night at a Long County home turned deadly when a Fort Stewart soldier was shot and killed.
Elizabeth B. Holland, originally from Hinesville, has been selected as Tennessee Law Scholar and Research Associates for the Class of 2018 with the University of ...
In 2 Timothy 2:2, I see what I would describe as a teaching cycle, where those being taught turn around and teach others what ...
SAVANNAH - The Push Back the Pipeline Coalition announced that Savannah Riverkeeper Tonya Bonitatibus will become the new spokesperson for the group in its efforts against ...
Erika is no longer considered a tropical system, the National Hurricane Center announced Saturday morning.
Two Liberty County 4-H members placed at the state 4-H Congress in Atlanta this summer.
Tropical Storm Erika appears to be less and less of a threat to coastal Georgia as time goes on.
Freda Gable incorporates the flavor of bacon right into her thick, juicy bacon cheeseburgers, and they'll be perfect for your Labor Day cookout. I ...
The campaigning for next year's elections is starting to draw more attention, and with it comes a focus on voters and their mood. Which ...
In recent years, there has been a marked increase in public awareness of childhood apraxia of speech. Despite this awareness, this neuromotor condition remains poorly ...
I love to sing. I grew up going to church and singing with my parents.
"American Ultra" is a contradiction. On the one hand, it's being sold as a kind of action-comedy, sort of one part "Lethal Weapon," one ...
A Brunswick man apparently can't keep his hands off turtle eggs.
Tropical Storm Erika's track shifted to the west overnight, meaning that the storm is likely to make landfall in Florida before making its way ...
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern senior offensive guard Darien Foreman has been included on the watch list for the 2015 Rotary Lombardi Award.