Micah Jay McKeon was born to Summer MeKeon and Allen Sloan on May 28. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Micah weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 21 inches.
Jeramiah Rashon Lucas-Speight was born to Kiana Lucas and Brandon Speight at 4:30 p.m. on May 28. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Jeramiah weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 19 inches.
Carissa Marie Smith was born to Lecy Christina Crout and Damon Marek Smith at 9:34 on May 28. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Carissa weighed 8 pounds and measured 20 inches.
Denali Jose Diaz was born to Ingrid D. and Edmund J. Diaz at 9:53 a.m. on May 24. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Denali weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and measured 20 inches.
There's going to be a lot to do over the coming weekend. Here's just a few events in the area:
Air Force Airman Curtis A. Watson graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.
The Multi Agency Crack Enforcement Drug Task Force opened 53 cases in May.
The second annual "Larger Than Life" pageant was held May 23 at Long County High School. The contestants were presented to a panel of judges who scored them on appearance, poise and confidence.
Last summer, with the help of local downtown Hinesville merchants and the Hinesville Downtown Development Authority, Keep Liberty County Beautiful did an awareness campaign about cigarette litter.
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:
Hello, everyone. Ol' Tight Line and Tight Line Jr. here with a few fishing reports from around the coastal area.
Planning a trip to the beach this summer? Grab your binoculars and take a self-guided tour along the Colonial Coast Birding Trail. With a wide variety of habitats across the trail's 18 sites, more than 300 of the state's 400 bird species have been spotted along this route. Favorites include the brightly colored painted bunting, the majestic bald eagle and the endangered wood stork.
SAVANNAH - Fort Pulaski National Monument will implement an entrance fee increase June 15, according to a news release.
Emma Victoria Ortiz-Hernandez was born at 1 p.m. April 25 to Yesenia Hernandez of Hinesville and Pasquinel Ortiz of Hinesville.
Each of us is living out a legacy, something to be remembered for.
Leitutua Uati Sisigafria Leiataua was born at 6:27 p.m. April 24 to Leitita Leiataua of Hinesville.
We are approaching Memorial Day weekend, and it is sneaking up on many of us. It is a bit of a quirk that Memorial Day does not follow the last Sunday of May this year. Nevertheless, we pause this weekend to remember.
It's been 30 years since Mel Gibson wandered across a post-apocalyptic wasteland and escaped at the mercy of Tina Turner in "Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome," the third film in the "Mad Max" series.
Cumberland Island was struck head-on by a major hurricane 117 years ago. The Category 3 storm pounded the Georgia coast with winds of 135 mph and massive waves, causing a 16-foot storm surge in Brunswick that left much of the city underwater.
A Florida teen was arrested Thursday night in Liberty County in connection with a school bus shooting that left two teens injured.
Hinesville police officers attempted to track a bear within the city limits Thursday night. But shortly before midnight, they called off the search because it had disappeared into the woods.
People in southeast Georgia- especially in the Sunbury area near Fort Morris - can breath a little easier.
The May Progress Through People Luncheon, featuring Fort Stewart garrison commander Col. Kevin Gregory with the State of the Garrison address, will be at noon Thursday, May 28, at the Liberty County Board of Education Transportation Complex, 100 Technology Drive in Hinesville.
Liberty Real Estate Services held a grand opening April 30 for its new office in Ludowici.
Braden Michael Clement was born at 8:16 p.m. April 24 to Elizabeth Clement of Glennville.
As I've written before, Paul wrote, "For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning that we through patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have hope" (Romans 15:4). The Old Testament serves as a lesson to all to see how God has dealt with man and how man has dealt with God.
I have been trying to figure out what to do with my free time now that I have decided not to run for president of the United States (or what's left of it).