U.S. Air Force Airman Quentin T. Joe graduated from basic training at Lackland Air Force base in San Antonio, Texas, on Jan. 22.
Shawna Saylor of Fort Stewart was named to the dean's list for the 2009 fall semester at Barton County Community College in Great Bend, Kan.
STATESBORO - Several Georgia Southern University students from Liberty and Long counties were named to the fall 2009 dean's list. To be eligible for the list, students must have at least a 3.5 grade point average and carry at least 12 credit hours.
CAMP SHELBY, Miss. - Several hundred soldiers of the 188th Infantry Brigade, First Army Division East, from Fort Stewart and Fort Gillem are currently providing theater-focused training here for the 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment, from the Tennessee National Guard, as it prepares to deploy in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Senators Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., today announced that the Riceboro Fire and Rescue Department will receive a $19,214 grant as part of the Department of Homeland Security's Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program.
The Hinesville City Council was informed Thursday that Armstrong Atlantic State University has pulled out of a planned project to build a 20,000 facility in downtown Hinesville. For the comlpete story, pick up a copy of Sunday's Coastal Courier.
Waste reduction and recycling make sense for everyone - families and businesses. Recycling saves landfill space, conserves natural resources and reduces the amount of energy needed to make new items. In these tough economic times, that is really important for all of us.
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:
Shane's Rib Shack opened its Hinesville eatery last Thursday and manager Shane Burke, whose name is not connected to the business, said business has been brisk and steady. "We expected a good turnout, but it's been a bit more than we expected," he said. "It seems everybody in town loves it so we are trying to give them what they want." The complete story is in Friday's Coastal Courier.
SNF Chemtall has requested a modification of its wastewater pretreatment permit from Georgia's Environmental Protection Division, but some area residents would like an opportunity to discuss the issue before the permit is approved. A public comment period regarding the permit ends Feb. 28.
A fire Thursday night in Hinesville sent four people to hospitals. The number of injured was initially reported as two.
Liberty County playwright Donald Lovette's newest play, "The Rest of the Story," will debut at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 20, at Full Gospel Church of God in Christ, 809 Frank Cochran Drive, Hinesville.
SAVANNAH - The annual Friends of Coastal Gardens' wild game supper at Bamboo Farm is planned for 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26.
SAVANNAH - Throw on your flip flops and grab the family for music and fresh seafood at the 2016 River Street Seafood Fest May 6-7.
Most everyone has questions that pertain to life's issues. We desire to know the best ways to raise our kids, how to have successful ...
The Patton Veterans Project initiative "I Was There" Films will have a free, therapeutic filmmaking workshop for active-duty and retired service men and women dealing ...
SAVANNAH - Georgia Ports Authority Executive Director Curtis Foltz reported 8 percent growth in containerized trade in February, compared to the same month a year ago.
Recently I finished reading biographies of two preachers.
"The Huntsman: Winter's War" serves as a prequel to "Snow White and the Huntsman."
Imagine that you are the loan officer at the local community bank.
Urban Game Changers of Louisiana hired Bradwell Institute graduate Braylon Hyde as its state director effective March 1.
Shark-tooth diver Bill Eberlein experienced a first in his lifetime when he found a mastodon jaw embedded in the mud of a river bed.
One of the most intriguing questions is, "Will there be a Judgment Day."
Editor's note: The Courier prints public school honors that are provided by the schools as space permits.
I believe that each of us has an obligation to leave this world a better place than we found it. Linden Longino is trying to ...
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The Bradwell Institute boys' track team won its eighth Region 3-AAAAA title last week at the region championship in Statesboro.