ATHENS, Ga. --- The No. 9-ranked Georgia Bulldogs (6-1, 3-1 SEC) practiced in full pads for just over two and a half hours on Tuesday afternoon as they continue to prepare for this Saturday's road game at No. 11 LSU (5-1, 3-1 SEC).
STATESBORO, Ga. - Georgia Southern Football continues Southern Conference play this Saturday (Oct. 25), traveling to Western Carolina. Kickoff at E.J. Whitmire Stadium is scheduled for 1 p.m.
Long County Commission Chairman Randy Wilson and Commissioner Mike McGowan recently received a check for $500,000 for paving Wilkerson Road.
America as we know it might not exist without the battles of Saratoga and Yorktown, without Gettysburg and Antietam. The world the United States shaped so decisively in the 20th century might have looked different if it weren't for Normandy and Midway.
Editor, I wanted to take an opportunity to thank everyone who has supported us over the last few weeks. The death of a loved one is never easy. However, the support of this community has helped begin the mending of broken hearts.
I've said many, many times that letting a child older than 30 months soil and wet herself several times a day is an insult to the child's intelligence.
In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Long County Health Department will host a health fair for women from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30. "Ladies Day on Macon Street," will take place at the health department at 57 N. Macon St. in Ludowici.
The Liberty County Board of Health recently welcomed its newest member, Dr. Judy Scherer. Scherer will serve as part of her role as county superintendent of the Liberty County school system
With help from the Masons of Georgia, Long County removed a cornerstone of the courthouse Saturday, and glimpsed artifacts from a time long gone. The stone housed a time capsule full of items from 1926.
Here are some of the issues area residents are discussing. The statements were phoned in anonymously and have not been checked out to determine if they are true. The Courier also does not know what motivated the callers:
High school physicals Saturday
SAVANNAH - The Ossabaw Island Foundation recently transformed a 400-square-foot building on Ossabaw Island into a multipurpose teaching laboratory and workspace.
The Liberty County branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People will have its 2014 Freedom Fund Awards Gala at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at the new Liberty County Community Complex in Midway.
Here's what the stars have in store for you this week:
Motorcycle clubs, although often full of productive, responsible, law-abiding members, sometimes have a negative stigma attached to them.
Army Pvt. Jamieca S. Long recently graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C.
The Georgia Military Veterans' Hall of Fame, beginning its second year, is seeking nominations for this year's class.
Truthfully, the Christian faith is all about this thing called love.
It is the day before Easter. Almost 2,000 years ago, this was the darkest day in all of history. The Son of God had died the day before, been buried in a borrowed tomb and, along with his body, they buried the hopes and dreams of the future.
Studying the Bible is something people should do for themselves.
On April 15, 2013, Midway Councilman Terry Doyle requested that the city attorney address his concerns about whether Midway Mayor Dr. Clemontine Washington could commit the city to spend $130,270 (over and above the amount of a project grant) to pave about one-third of a mile of Old Sunbury Trail without the approval of the city council. Doyle never received a response. Since the city council's responsibility is to oversee the mayor, the city attorney should have made a declaration.
Jayda Leigh Thiewes was born at 4:05 a.m. April 8 to Chelsea Crosby of Claxton and Leonard Thiewes of Tampa, Fla.
I was just recently reading about people who "swim with the sharks." It seems there is some kind of thrill they get from this. I guess it's about an adrenaline rush. They get in a tank with maneaters, and sometimes they even touch them as they swim by.
I remember all of the Easters of my life more clearly than any other holidays. Christmases blur together with only a few standing out in my memory, such as the one when it snowed all day, the year I lost my voice completely and the two times that I wasn't home - one working in Washington, D.C., and another in London.
Are you looking for some fun this week? Or are you feeling like doing some community good?