• Nov. 12 MACE agents arrested Bethany Brewer, 21, for allegedly forging a prescription at a pharmacy to obtain a controlled substance, percocet. She faces one count of prescription forgery first degree.
Local proponents of a now-defunct fifth brigade are traveling to Washington, D.C., today to discuss future actions that could make up for the loss of additional troops that were once promised to the Hinesville-Fort Stewart area.
The Liberty County Martin Luther King Jr. Observance Association recently announced its theme for the 2010 celebration.
The Liberty Theatre Company will perform "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!" at 7 p.m. Friday and at 6 p.m. Saturday, in the Snelson-Golden Middle School auditorium.
WASHINGTON, Dec. 8, 2009 - On the eve of holding parliamentary elections early next year, Iraq continues to make steady progress as a sovereign country that is a valued U.S. ally in the Middle East, the commander of Multinational Force Iraq said in Killeen, Texas, yesterday.
"Today, Iraq is a nascent democracy that is rebuilding its strategic depth as a regional power in the Middle East," Army Gen. Raymond T. Odierno said at an Association of the United States Army-sponsored event held in the city that hosts the Fort Hood Army base.
In a whirlwind, one-day trip to Hinesville, a delegation of Chinese leaders from Hinesville's sister city of Yichun visited with local leaders and toured area employers. The delegation came to reaffirm the cities' relationship and engage in in-depth conversations about economic goals and mutual benefits of partnering up as sister cities.
A recent column in which I advised the parents of a teen to let him drop out of high school, get his GED, and join the Army has been challenged by some military recruiters, and I submit to their correction. My information, however recent, was outdated. Seems the military policy concerning GEDs is in flux, and isn't all that clear to boot, no pun intended.
Usually the only stress I encounter during the holiday season is when it comes to buying presents for two family members.
Santa will make an appearance at the Ludowici/Long Country Christmas tree and well pavilion lighting ceremony at 8 p.m. Thursday.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Your love of the holidays creates a special bond between you and the people in your life. Use this as a way of building stronger relationships that will carry over well beyond this time.
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:
A toll-free 2009 H1N1 influenza information line is now up and running in the Coastal Health District. Residents can access general information on the H1N1 flu 24 hours a day, seven days a week, by calling 1-888-497-8444.
GSU offers camps
GSU offers camps
The Coastal Empire saw plenty of rain Friday night, but in downtown Hinesville, as nearly 2,000 people gathered for the 13th annual illuminated Christmas parade, the sun did put in an appearance. Floats decorated to fit the "Christmas on the Coast" theme incorporated the glowing sphere into their designs.
Advance voting for the March 1 presidential primaries in Georgia runs Feb. 8-26, with Saturday voting on Feb. 20.
A woman is being held without bond after being arrested in the June shooting death of her husband, the Long County Sheriff's Office announced ...
Perhaps this renewed love affair doesn't quite rise to the level of Humphrey Bogart's Rick finding Ingrid Bergman's Ilsa in "Casablanca" - "Of ...
The volunteers, law officers, supervision authorities and steering committee for the Liberty County Re-entry Coalition say the program to reintegrate inmates leaving jail into the ...
ATLANTA - The Super Bowl is America's most watched sporting event and on Sunday, drunk drivers will be the most watched motorists by Georgia law ...
God's word has been given to man so that he might come to understand God's love and God's terms for forgiveness.
"The Finest Hours," like "13 Hours," tells a story of courage and heroism under difficult and life-threatening circumstances.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that Metro Hinesville's unemployment rate for December was 5.6 percent, unchanged from November. The rate ...
After Wednesday's wild weather with tornado watches and warnings and one that touched down on Fort Stewart, the main threat from Mother Nature in ...
10:57 p.m. Update: Press conference, press release and school closure
You might have the impression that the Civil War ended sometime around 1865, after the Confederate armies stacked their weapons, the soldiers returned to their ...
The Hinesville Area Arts Council's art exhibit this month is called "The Love of Painting," featuring the oil work of Nancy Melchor.
Marne Lanes will host a Veterans Bowling Fundraiser, with proceeds benefitting Disabled American Veterans, on April 2. The entry fee is $20 per person. Registration ...
A 14-year-old driver was seriously injured following a high-speed chase in eastern Liberty County early Wednesday morning, authorities said.