Editor, On June 12, the Liberty County High Intensity Team and Liberty County Senior Center hosted its first annual senior/youth fun day. The event was successful because of the assistance and dedication of our volunteers and participants and many donations from our local businesses.
The Cosmopolitan Cub will host its annual Miss Teenage Liberty County Pageant tonight.
Here are some of the issues that area residents are discussing. The statements were phoned in anonymously, so the Courier does not know vouch for their veracity, nor do we know what motivated the callers:
Liberty Cinemas will show "The Proposal" (PG-13 at 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 7:05 p.m., 9:50 p.m.) "Land of the Lost" (PG-13 at 12:15 p.m., 2:45 p.m., 5:10 p.m., 7:35 p.m., 10:05 p.m.) "Year One" (PG-13 at 12 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 5 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 9:35 p.m.) "Night at the Museum Battle of the Smithsonian" (PG at 1:15 p.m., 7:10 p.m.) "Terminator Salvation" (PG-13 at 12:45 p.m., 3:30 p ...
The National Park Service is having a free weekend at national parks across the United States, including Fort Pulaski National Monument in Savannah
The Liberty County Board of Education has made some changes to the dress code for the 2009-10 school year. We would like to take this opportunity to inform you of these changes. Some of the changes for elementary students include only solid white or navy polo shirts (no ruffles, lace, elastic, or smocking will be allowed). Blouses and button down shirts are no longer allowed. Elementary students will now be able to wear any color belt.
Hinesville residents Zanita Tonisha Simmons and Elizabeth Wesley Pirkle graduated from The Savannah Country Day School on June 1.
Lewis Frasier Middle School's seventh-grade First in Math Team placed first in the state among all seventh-grade teams and seventh in the state among all teams. Lewis Frasier's sixth-grade First in Math team placed first among all sixth-grade teams and second in the state among all teams. First in Math is a nation-wide comprehensive Web-based program offering fact practice, test-prep and math activities.
Barbara Meador, left, vice president of operations for VIP Office, presents a scholarship check to Robert Warren, who recently graduated and will attend Savannah College of Art and Design in the fall. Warren's mother, Michelle Warren, right, is a federal sales specialist with the company.
MOUNT VERNON - Brewton-Parker College has announced it plans to participate in the Yellow Ribbon tuition program for veterans.
The Heritage Bank completed the acquisition of two Glynn County branches of Security Bank on June 12.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor reported Thursday that the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate jumped to 9.7 percent in May, the highest rate ever recorded in Georgia. The jobless rate was up five-tenths of a percentage point from a revised 9.2 percent in April.
The three 3rd Infantry Division soldiers injured when their M-88A2 Heavy Recovery Vehicle caught fire Wednesday morning have been identified.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy advanced to the final four of the Georgia Independent School Association Class AA tournament, beating Furtah Prep Saturday, 66-64. The game, which was played at David Emanuel Academy in Stillmore, was decided by a last-minute three-pointer by the Highlanders.
The Liberty County Panthers lost their final-four game in Carrollton Saturday evening. The score against Jonesboro was 71-43.
"Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak." - Matthew 26:41 (KJV)
Life in Southeast Georgia is full of community events and interesting people, but those who just need to get away from life's hustle and bustle and enjoy some quiet time in nature are in luck. The Ogeechee River is just the place for peace and relaxation, and local organization Ogeechee Riverkeeper is keeping watch to make sure it remains so.
A man endured several hours slogging through a marsh Friday after the boat he was in was swamped by the wake of a larger boat that was passing.
The Liberty County Sheriff Office is asking for the public's help in locating a wanted man.
Anyone who knows me knows that I hate cold weather.
Our church is in the middle of one of the biggest projects that we ever do - a two-weekend drama known as "Judgment House."
My wife has thousands of cookbooks and hundreds of 3x5 cards recording recipes she's collected.
The Liberty County High School boys' basketball team has earned its way back to the Class AAAA final four.
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Long County High School has been evacuated following a phone call claiming their was a bomb in the school.
On Feb. 18, a group of citizens headed to the State Capital for "Conservation Day," hoping to inform legislators about protecting our precious coast and its wildlife. The Dolphin Project was represented by Gerry Sattele and me, from Richmond Hill, and Chris Hines of Savannah.
It was an intense battle between Liberty County High and Americus-Sumter but the Panther boys edged out a 58-52 win to advance to the final four of the state playoffs. The Panthers won the game tonight in their home gym.
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. - Tractor Supply Company has announced the third annual Growing Scholars program in partnership with the National FFA Foundation.