Walter Ross has a smile and a voice that will arrest your attention. A noted preacher and teacher of the Word of God, he is also a gifted singer and musician. "I love to worship God. In worship, you have to remove yourself," Ross said. A native of Savannah, he has been a pastor for 37 years and has been in the ministry for 38. Ross is the pastor and founder of several churches. He ...
Editor, I had the pleasure of attending the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce's sanctioned political forum Oct. 11 at Brewton-Parker's auditorium.
Aaron Derwin Shields was born Sept. 17 at 9:22 p.m. to Alfreda Hatton and Aaron P. Shields of Tampa, Fla. He was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 9 pounds, 1.9 ounces and measured 21-1/2 inches. His maternal grandparents are Derwin and Anna Forney of Hinesville. His paternal grandmother is Harriet Shields of Hinesville.
Bersenn R'Tiese Farrell was born Sept. 25 at 10:59 a.m. to Lakiesha Farrell and D.L.K. of Miami. He was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and measured 21 inches.
Troy Williams was born Sept. 18 at 2:23 to Rhonda and Troy Williams of Hinesville. He was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and measured 20 inches. His paternal grandparents are Audrey Williams of Romulus, Mich. and Betty Williams of Detroit, Mich.
Cole Steven Sohayda was born on Oct. 7 at 10:32 p.m. to Carlie and Paul Sohayda of Hinesville. He was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and measured 20-1/2 inches. His maternal grandparents are Paul and Kelly Donnelly of Waynesville, Mo. and Darlene and Greg Landolfi of Poland, Ohio. His paternal grandparents are David Sohayda of Kinsman, Ohio and Wendy Fitch of Austintown, Ohio.
Akash-ka Malaya Jones was born on Sept. 24 to Dorcas Veronica McCoin and Jeffrey Bernard Jones of Hinesville. She was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 18 inches. Her maternal grandmother is Audrey Ray of Clarksville, Tenn. Her paternal grandmother is Mary S. Jones of Grenada, Miss. She is welcomed by her sisters, Shalyn McCoin, Breonna McCoin and Nastajassa House.
D'Montae Artez Walthour was born on Oct. 1 at 12:53 p.m. to Lequitta Shantel Walthour of Hinesville. He was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 19 inches. His maternal grandparents are Nathaniel and Brenda Walthour of Hinesville. His paternal grandparents are Leon and Mary Williams of Midway. He is welcomed by his uncle, Nathaniel Jamond Walthour Jr. of Hinesville.
Ryan Alexander Malave was born Sept. 28 at 8:28 a.m. to Meagan and Luis Malave of Hinesville. He was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 7 pounds, 13.4 ounces. His maternal grandparents are Glynn and Sandra Branch of Hinesville. His paternal grandparents are Orlando Malave of Midway and Isis Paz of Miami, Fla. He is welcomed by his brother, Jeremiah Isiah Malave.
Smith graduates basic training Air Force Airman 1st Class Calvin A. Smith has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. During the six weeks of training, the airman studied the Air Force mission, organization, and military customs and courtesies; performed drill and ceremony marches, and received physical training, rifle marksmanship, field training exercises, and special training in human relations. In addition, airmen who complete basic training earn credits toward ...
Donavan Ray Burns was born on Oct. 4 at 7:47 a.m. to Zaedra and Jason Burns of Hinesville. He was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and measured 19 inches. His maternal grandmother is Nadine Turnbull of Miami, Fla. His paternal grandmother is Debra Carter of Cincinnati, Ohio.
Heartbreaker: The Long County Blue Tide football team had a heartbreaking 28-27 loss to the Jeff Davis Yellow Jackets Friday. Full story in Wednesday's Coastal Courier.
Antonio Donte Haynes, Jr. was born Sept. 22 at 5:57 a.m. to Jasmine McGirt and Antonio Donte Haynes of Hinesville. He was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 19 inches. His maternal grandparents are Curtis and Eileen McGirt of Hinesville. His paternal grandparents are Stanley B. and Cheryl Warren of Allenhurst and Fernadell D. Haynes of Atlanta. He is welcomed by his aunt, Sandra McGirt of Atlanta; ...
There is much talk about the number of Georgians who would like to purchase health insurance but cannot afford it. There is less talk about Georgians who can afford health insurance but are "uninsurable" due to a pre-existing condition. A high-risk pool has been proposed to solve this problem in nearly every legislative session in the past 10 years. Unfortunately, the bill fails each year because of the cost concerns and questions about who should ...
This week we witnessed, yet again, the triumph of political skill and spin over substance from Georgia's statewide news media.
Outfitted in festive holiday gear, Fort Stewart soldiers, spouses and their children gathered Thursday night outside Club Stewart for Fort Stewart's annual Christmas tree-lighting ceremony.
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The Richmond Hill Police Department released the names Wednesday afternoon of a mother and son found dead Monday in a Mainstreet subdivision home and say evidence points to a murder-suicide.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - More than 300,000 hunters pursue the white-tailed deer in Georgia. As a reminder to hunters, there was a regulation change in the number of available days to take deer of either sex depending on the type of equipment used and the area of the hunt, beginning this month.
The Disabled Veterans of America, Chapter 46 marked the 72nd anniversary of the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor with a remembrance ceremony Saturday morning at the American Legion, Post 168.
Christmas dinner at Fort King George will be at 7 p.m. Dec. 14 at 302 McIntosh Road in Darien.
The Georgia Department of Public Health is offering a free four-week supply of Nicotine Replacement Therapy.
According to the University of Miami's athletic website, former Liberty County High School basketball player and UM senior Rion Brown scored a career-high 25 points in the final game of the ACC/Big Challenge tournament Wednesday night.
According to an article posted on Holygrantholyland.com, Liberty County linebacker and highly coveted class of 2014 recruit Raekwon McMillan will have his in-home visit with Urban Meyer next Sunday, Dec. 15.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - Georgia Southern guard Jelani Hewitt was picked recently as the Southern Conference player of the month for November after leading the league in scoring for the opening month of the season. A native of Miramar, Fla., Hewitt scored more than 20 points in six of GSU's eight games in November.
MOBILE, Ala. - Two Georgia Southern Eagles, running back Jerick McKinnon and cornerback Lavelle Westbrooks, have been invited to the Reese's Senior Bowl. The football game is set for 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala., and serves as a showcase of talent for NFL general managers, coaches and scouts as well as representatives from other professional football leagues.
Nov. 27: Damage to vehicle - A motorist said he was driving his Ford pickup in the area of Highways 196 and 25 in Fleming when a chair flew out of the bed of the gold Chevy pickup in front of him and hit his truck. The driver of the vehicle that had been carrying the chair did not stop when the cargo flew out. The complainant was provided a case number and briefed on additional procedures.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Finders Keepers Consignment as a new member Nov. 26 at 319 E. Gen. Screven Way in Hinesville.