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Seven attend state 4-H Council

Liberty County was recently represented by seven 4-H'ers at State 4-H Council at Rock Eagle.

August 05, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Education

Legion post installs first woman commander

Hinesville American Legion Post 168 installed officers for the new year on July 28.

August 05, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

Don't squander opportunity for trail

Editor, I would like to voice my support of the letter from Ed McBrayer, board member of Coastal Georgia Rails to Trails, in your July 29 edition.

August 05, 2009 | Staff Report | Advice/Columnists

Nots from Hinesville's ghetto

Editor, Living in Hinesville's ghetto (Sharon, Lesa, Elaine streets bordering on Irene Thomas City Park) I have several notes to make. Recently I inspected the potholes and crumbling curbs on Sharon Street with my city councilmember.

August 05, 2009 | Staff Report | Letters to the Editor

Using health savings plan adds insurance

Health savings accounts offer a way to put aside money for medical expenses with pre-tax dollars. Not everyone qualifies for an HSA, but for those who do, it can be a way to save money and reduce your taxes.

August 05, 2009 | By David Uffington Dollars and sense | Advice/Columnists

Obama can't tell truth about health care reform

Barack Obama raised near-millennial expectations last year. If elected, he'd transform the dreary realities of Washington with his blazing freshness. He'd win over Republicans with his engaging post-partisanship. He'd solve long-standing national problems with his nonideological pragmatism.

August 05, 2009 | By Rich Lowry Columnist | Opinion

Sound off for Aug. 5

Here are some of the issues area residents are discussing. The statements were phoned in anonymously, so the Courier does not know if they are true, nor do we know what motivated the callers:

August 05, 2009 | Anonymous calls | Sound off

Horoscopes for week of Aug. 5-12

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) A chaotic atmosphere taxes the patience of the Aries lamb, who prefers to deal with a more orderly environment. Best advice: Stay out of the situation until things settle.

August 05, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Sound off

Children can overcome separation anxiety easy

Q: I've been a teacher for years, and with the school year starting, I wanted to ask about the problem of kindergarten and even older children throwing fits when it's time for them to separate from their mothers in the morning. Some of the kids won't even get out of the car without a battle. It seems and the other veteran teachers I speak with that this problem is worse than it was, say, 20 years ago. What can teachers do to help these parents get their kids into school happy?

August 05, 2009 | By John Rosemond Columnist | Advice/Columnists

Kids living unhealthy lives

Pediatricians say their key concern is the poor lifestyle of today's young families. These habits are producing children who are not eating properly or getting enough exercise. Gone are the days when families worked in their yards and gardens, walked or rode bikes to school, played sports and used their imagination to create physical games .

August 05, 2009 | By Linda Ratcliffe Columnist | Advice/Columnists

State lawmaker calls meeting to discuss economy

The economic slowdown and its effects on local citizens is the topic of a town hall meeting to be hosted by state Rep. Al Williams Thursday.

August 05, 2009 | By Joe Parker Jr. Correspondent | News

Voice your opinion about health care reform

The country's health care system stands on the brink of a possible overhaul, which could save lives or cost lives, or save tax money or cost more, depending on who's talking about the various plans being advanced.

August 05, 2009 | By Alena Parker Staff writer | Living well

Racecar drive on right track

Name: Tom Egner

August 05, 2009 | By Hollie Moore Barnidge Staff writer | About People

Post school boss worries about effects of deployment

On Monday morning, Fort Stewart teachers and school administrators welcomed Dr. Samantha Ingram as the new superintendent for the Fort Stewart, South Carolina and Cuba school district.

August 05, 2009 | By Lauren Hunsberger Staff writer | News

Schools welcome new teachers

The Liberty County School System hosted a two-day orientation for new teachers at the board office last week.

August 05, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Education

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Hinesville police: Teen drives vehicle into tree

A vehicle accident sent two to the hospital after a 13-year-old driver slammed a vehicle into a tree in Hinesville, police said.

March 29, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Coastal Courier correspondent | Local news

Be grateful for the beauty around us

In the very beginning of time, the Bible states in Genesis 1:1 that "God created the heavens and the Earth."

March 28, 2015 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith

Area men have ties to Emmy-winning film

A regional Emmy Award-winning historical documentary more than a decade in the making and shot in North Carolina has a local connection.

March 28, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Correspondent | State, National

‘Insurgent’ only a mild improvement on ‘Divergent’

While I honestly can say I wasn't too impressed with last year's surprise hit "Divergent," its recently released sequel "Insurgent" is a slight improvement. But the series still continues to miss the boat.

March 27, 2015 | By Justin Hall Film critic | Things to do

Tiger track continues to place well

Bradwell Institute's track teams continue to do well in competition. On March 14, the teams were in Waycross for the Swamp relays hosted by Ware County High School. The Lady Tigers placed third overall and the Tiger boys finished fifth overall in 16 events scored.

March 27, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports

Faith Baptist pastor speaks out

The Ludowici pastor at the center of a storm after his facilities were raided Wednesday night by agents from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Agency defended his school Thursday and acknowledged there were defects in the students' living quarters.

March 26, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Coastal Courier correspondent | News

Former Walthourville police chief arrested

Former Walthourville Police Chief Terry Harget has been arrested for theft of government funds and violation of oath of office in metro Atlanta, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.

March 26, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Coastal Courier correspondent | News

'Who am I?' Let God help you answer

Many lessons can be drawn from the account of Moses given in the book of Exodus.

March 26, 2015 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith

Lawmaker accuses Chamber, others of favoring predators over children

"Liberty and justice for all." These five words that conclude the Pledge of Allegiance are recited countless times every day across the United States, including every morning at your State Capitol in Atlanta.

March 26, 2015 | By State Rep. Jason Spencer | Opinion

Commission is opportunity to improve Georgia schools

I suspect my recent silence on the subject of public education in Georgia has been deafening to some of you. I will explain.

March 26, 2015 | By Dick Yarbrough Syndicated Columnist | Opinion

Words can say so much

Last week, I wrote about the power of words. I want to pick up on that theme one more time because I think it matters so much.

March 26, 2015 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith

Fort Stewart tanks arrive in Lithuania

RUKLA, Lithuania - Cranes hoisted five U.S. Army tanks into Lithuania on March 15, marking the first time the two nations will train with tanks since 1990, when the country became an independent state.

March 26, 2015 | By Sgt. Brandon Hubbard 204th Public Affairs Detachment | Military

American dream thrives

You may be surprised to learn that people sometimes disagree with me. You may be equally surprised that sometimes I see their point in the disagreement. Sometimes I agree with that disagreement.

March 26, 2015 | By Ronda Rich | Opinion

Faith Baptist gym closed

The gymnasium at Faith Baptist Christian Academy in Ludowici has been closed, according to Long County Fire Marshal Shawn Smith.

March 26, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Local news

Obama extends troop levels in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama has extended troop levels in Afghanistan several months beyond the original drawdown plan, saying it will help Afghan security forces succeed during the upcoming fighting season.

March 26, 2015 | By Cheryl Pellerin DoD News, Defense Media Activity | State, National

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