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February 25, 2009 | Staff report | Schedules/Stats/Rosters


Liberty, Long have high immunization rates

The Liberty County Health Department's recent assessment of immunization rates revealed that 99 percent of kindergartners and 99 percent

February 25, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Living well


Selective daughter should be treated like other kids

Q: As a result of being born with PHACES syndrome, my 2-year-old daughter has had numerous facial and eye operations. Because of all the stress, she is very attached to me. Her brothers are 18, 16, 13, and 9. Some days she will choose one of them to be close to, her usual favorite being the oldest. Other days, she won't want affection from any of them. She seems to have a particular dislike for the 16-year-old. He tries desperately to get her to give him a hug or let him read to or play with her, but she ...

February 25, 2009 | By John Rosemond Coliumnist | Advice/Columnists


Don't get snookered on a used car

Buying a used car doesn't have to be an anxiety-ridden experience, but it does require diligence on your part to make sure of what you're getting.

February 25, 2009 | By David Uffington Dollars and Sense columnist | Advice/Columnists


Caution: Zombie economy just ahead

Computer hackers managed to hijack a digital road sign in Austin, Texas, a few weeks ago and change its message to "Zombies Ahead."

February 25, 2009 | By Rich Lowry Columnist | Opinion


State transportation being retooled

As the fifth week of Georgia's legislative session ended, numerous pieces of legislation were discussed. Activity has picked up as the budget requirements were made clearer with the addition of $465 million in federal funding for Medicaid. This additional funding has taken some of the pressure off the Medicaid funding parts of the budget which have federally-mandated requirements.

February 25, 2009 | By Rep. Ron Stephens Special to the Courier | Opinion


Vision often worsens as you age

Are you one of the 76 million baby boomers in the United States who are discovering that their bodies aren't able to do things the way they used to?

February 25, 2009 | By Linda Ratcliffe Columnist | Advice/Columnists


Ludowici stores alleged to be selling to minors

LUDOWICI - The Ludowici Police Department charged four businesses with selling alcohol to minors during an undercover sting last week.

February 25, 2009 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety


Puiblic school 'vouchers' being offered

Last week, the House of Representatives approved HB 326, which I co-sponsored as a member of the House Game, Fish & Parks Committee.

February 25, 2009 | By Rep. Al Williams Special to the Courier | Opinion


Suicides prompt action on post, Army-wide

Battling the war on suicide appears to be the latest mission for military leaders across the nation.

February 25, 2009 | By Frenchi Jones Staff writer | Military


Sound off for Feb. 25

Here are some of the issues that 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:

February 25, 2009 | Anonymous calls | Things to Do


The week's horoscopes Feb. 25-March 4

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Try to say as little as possible about the work you're doing through the end of the month. Then you can make your announcement and accept your well-deserved plaudits.

February 25, 2009 | Special to the Couirer | Things to Do


Traffic changing downtown

A change in traffic patterns in downtown Hinesville has county officials cautioning employees.

February 24, 2009 | Staff report | News


Vet advocates riled by report on Army charity

Veterans advocates are venting anger and frustration toward the biggest charity within the U.S. military after revelations that it has been packing more money into reserves than it has spent on aid during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

"We have so many soldiers, reservists and National Guard who are in dire need, and for the Army to be holding this much money in reserve is despicable," chairman Bob Handy of Veterans United for Truth, of Santa Barbara, Calif., said Monday.

February 24, 2009 | By Jeff Donn Associated Press writer | Military


More troops, families to get GI Bill benefits

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24 - Troops nearing retirement eligibility may be able to tap into the transferability benefits provided in the new Post-9/11 GI Bill, even if they're unable to serve four more years of duty due to service policies, a senior defense official said.

February 24, 2009 | By Donna Miles American Forces Press Service | Military


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Two shot outside Long Co. nightspot

Authorities are investigating the shooting of two people at a Long County nightspot early Saturday.

November 22, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety


Paddlers explore creek

Led by Fort McAllister State Historic Park rangers Sarah Miller, Shirley Rowe and Trevor Johnston, a half-dozen hardy paddlers battled the elements Saturday to canoe Redbird Creek and learn more about Georgia's saltwater marsh.

November 22, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Correspondent | Outdoors/Recreation


Movies contribute to 'Christmas creep'?

There's been a lot of discussion on the Web lately about so-called “Christmas creep,” which refers to the holiday season being heavily hyped earlier and earlier with each passing year. (It’s also a nickname for my Uncle Harry, but we won’t go into that.)

November 22, 2014 | By Chris Hicks Deseret News | Hot Topics


Share your burdens with the Lord

They are having snow up north.

November 21, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith


'Dumb...' has some laughs; little else

It's been 20 years since Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels graced us as two of the most lovable idiots in the history of cinema.

November 21, 2014 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Lifestyle


You have to choose for yourself -- part 1

Most religious people believe that God loves everyone and wants all to be saved. Yet some fail to understand that he created man to have his own will so he can determine what to do or not do.

November 20, 2014 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


Let the orientation begin

Editor's note: U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter, R-Georgia, and other area elected officials will contribute periodic columns during the upcoming legislative sessions. This is a report about orientation that he went through last week.

November 20, 2014 | By U.S. Rep.-elect Buddy Carter Special to the Courier | Opinion


Ticket Specials Available for GSU Eagles Home Finale Nov. 29th

STATESBORO – After 11 games in the 2014 season, it comes down to the final one at Allen E. Paulson Stadium Saturday, Nov. 29, with a Sun Belt Championship and undefeated mark in the league on the line. In Georgia Southern's home finale against ULM, set to kick off at 6 p.m., Eagle Nation will also be saying farewell to 22 seniors who will play their last home game at "Our House."

November 20, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Animal-sanctuary addresses Long Commission

Safe Hollow Animal Sanctuary founder Debbie Calicutt addressed the Long County Commission during its recent November meeting about an ongoing issue with a neighbor.

November 20, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News


ASU president appointed to national board

SAVANNAH - Armstrong State University President Linda M. Bleicken was appointed to the board of directors for the American Association of State Colleges and Universities during the organization's annual meeting Oct. 21 in Washington, D.C.

November 19, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Education


Analyzing elections, predicting next president

I was on St. Simons Island last week, scarfing down massive amounts of corn-fried shrimp at the exquisite little Georgia Sea Grill, when someone came to the table to inquire if Junior E. Lee had finished his analysis of the recent election. That really puffed up Junior when I told him.

November 19, 2014 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion


It's not difficult to see why SPLOST failed

Editor, Why did SPLOST fail? Just take a look at the article in Sunday's Coastal Courier: "City council looks at property-tax increase."

November 19, 2014 | Staff Report | Opinion


Sound off for Nov. 19

These opinions are not the Courier's. Callers are not required to identify themselves, so we can neither verify sources nor their motives. Call 876-3733 to leave a message.

November 19, 2014 | Anonymous calls | Sound off


Revolutionary War re-enactment Saturday

Fort Morris will host its annual "Come and Take It!" on Saturday.

November 19, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Liberty struggles against Griffin

Griffin notched nearly 300 passing yards and more than 250 rushing yards in last Friday's 46-12 win over Liberty County in the first round of the Class AAAA state playoffs in Griffin.

November 19, 2014 | Patty Leon | Sports


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