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.
Joseph Martin Elementary School recently announced its first nine-weeks honor rolls:
Ameris Bank recently completed its sixth annual Helping Fight Hunger Food Drive Initiative, which was held at all seven Ameris Bank branches throughout the Coastal ...
Arlie Webster and Sara King were married on Nov. 20, 1955, in Savannah's Church of the Nazarene. They marked their 60th anniversary last weekend.
The Heritage Bank employees recently brightened prospects for residents at Coastal Manor Long-Term Care Facility to have a joyous Christmas.
James Lee Williams was born at 2:56 p.m. Oct. 31 to Yolanda Katarina Irvine and Ausheen Alonzo Williams of Savannah.
ATLANTA - The Thanksgiving travel period has always been one of the busiest times on Georgia roads and because of that, the Governor's Office of ...
The Rev. Victor Brewton Sr. is a native of Evans County. He serves as pastor of Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church in Ludowici, as well as ...
A large group of family, friends, and fellow law enforcement officers attended the funeral service Tuesday afternoon to say goodbye to Georgia Port Authority Officer ...
Snelson-Golden Middle School recently announced its first nine-weeks honor rolls:
Karson Jamier Brown was born at 11:25 a.m. Oct. 11 to Kanisha Brown and Reginald Brown of Hinesville.
"Then he said to them, 'The harvest truly is great, but the laborers are few; therefore pray the Lord of the harvest to send out ...
Liberty County standout Richard LeCounte earned a five-star ranking from 247 Sports Thursday. The bump came after LeCounte's performance in last week's 31-22 ...
Editor's note: A new feature in our newspaper is a weekly serial named "The Good Folks of Lennox Valley," written by Kevin Slimp. Kevin ...
Former First Presbyterian Christian Academy soccer players Rickey Gilliard, Tyler Causer and Clark Sukaratana were named to the Appalachian Athletic Conference All-Academic Team last week ...
Professional player Jordan McRae, a Liberty County graduate, has started his second season with the Delaware 87ers of the NBA-D League.