n a slowed economy cannot stop people from being lured to the water in Coastal Georgia. Residents continue to fish and sail on waterways and along the Atlantic coast.
IT Crimes is part of a global initiative founded to help eliminate the theft of computer and other technology-related equipment. Originally a campaign launched in partnership with South African authorities, the operation is now moving into areas of the United States, including Hinesville.
Your life is grand …or at least I hope so.
The past year has been rough financially for many folks. You probably know people who have lost their jobs, seen their retirement savings evaporate or experienced home foreclosure - you may even be in a tough spot yourself.
Two weeks ago, President Obama presented his health-care proposal to the nation in a joint session of Congress. In the past 50 years, joint sessions of Congress have been called only 15 times.
Hinesville's Liberty Cinemas will show "Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself" (PG-13 at 1 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:05 p.m., 9:45 p.m.), "Fame" (PG at 1:15 p.m., 4:10 p.m., 7 p.m., 9:30 p.m.), "Pandorum" (R at 1:25 p.m., 4:20 p.m., 7:15 p.m., 9:50 p.m.), "Toy Story 1 and 2 in 3D double feature" (G at noon, 4 p.m., 8 p.m.), "Sorority Row" (R at 1:10 p.m., 3:55 p.m ...
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 what motivated the callers:
The Live Oak Public Library's Liberty branch will offer a variety of activities for children this fall. The upcoming events and programs will include:
Fort Stewart Garrison Commander Col. Kevin W. Milton and Command Sgt. Maj. James E. Ervin present a certificate of appreciation to Hinesville Police Chief George Stagmeier in recognition of the department's contributions to the 2009 July 4th celebration on Fort Stewart. Milton and Ervin attended the monthly Hinesville Military Affairs Committee meeting to present certificates of appreciation to other members for their support and help with this year's celebration.
SNF, the largest industrial employer in Liberty County, recently won the 2009 Governor's International Award in the international trade, small/medium business category at an event in Atlanta sponsored by the Atlanta Business Chronicle, Metro Atlanta Chamber and World Trade Center Atlanta.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce recently held a grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony at the gazebo on South Main Street for new home-based business owners James and Karen Bell of Rottweiler Vending and Ardysslife.com/kbell.
School Uniforms Outlet recently marked its two-year anniversary. The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce celebrated with store owners Darryl and Jacqueline Stewart at an anniversary party.
Coldwell Banker Holtzman, Realtors and The Coastal Bank will have a free, first-time home buying seminar at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, at the bank, 101 S. Main St. The public is invited.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2009 - A soldier stationed at Fort Jackson, S.C., who died Sept. 10, possibly is the first H1N1-related death suffered by the U.S. armed forces, Army officials here said.
Army Spc. Christopher Hogg, 23, of Dayton, Fla., died of pneumonia, but autopsy reports released yesterday confirm his death was the result of complications caused by the H1N1 virus, better known as swine flu, said Karen Soule, a Fort Jackson spokeswoman.
ATLANTA - Georgia's top court has rejected an appeal seeking to block a $2 billion plan to build the state's first new coal-fired plant in more than two decades.
The Georgia Supreme Court's decision is a setback for a coalition of environmental groups seeking to derail the Longleaf Energy Plant in southwest Georgia. The coalition also has support from the Rev. Joseph Lowery and other civil rights groups.
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The following indictments were recently handed up by the Liberty County Grand Jury:
SAVANNAH ― The Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police has named Hinesville Police Chief George Stagmeier as the recipient of the GACP Meritorious Service Award.
JESUP - The Bone & Joint Institute of South Georgia announces the addition of Amber Aragon, M.D., to its staff.
I was hired Nov. 13, 1983, as chief deputy clerk of the Office of the Clerk of Courts of Liberty County, having served previously for ...
Elijah Javier-Kel Hinds was born at 7:28 p.m. June 17 to Keysia Hinds of Hinesville and Ersell McCullen of Jesup.
A Long County man was killed in a wreck Tuesday afternoon in Walthourville, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
My husband is like a relentless teenager. When he wants something, he persists until it's easier for me to say "yes" just to get ...
Editor, In March, I wrote in to express my horror at the prospect of the Riceboro mayor and City Council voting themselves healthy raises (more ...
Editor, I am really tired of all of the "political correctness," especially concerning the Confederate battle flag.
Kids from all over the area got a treat recently as they met McGruff the Crime Dog at the Long County Library.
Recent crime reports filed with the Liberty County Sheriff's Office include:
The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that Metro Hinesville's unemployment rate for June was 6.6 percent, up 0.1 percentage point from ...
George and Babs Holtzman of Hinesville have achieved the 2014 National Conference Award given by Allstate Insurance Company. The Holtzmans are former owners of Holtzman ...
Maj. Gen. James Rainey will assume command of the 3rd Infantry Division and Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield from Maj. Gen. Mike Murray during a change ...