Recent reports of possible budget cuts to veteran health care benefits have local vets speaking out.
Coldwell Banker Holtzman, Realtors was named the No. 1 company in units closed with 21-35 agents in the Southern region for independently owned and operated affiliated companies in the Coldwell Banker system in 2008.
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff has scheduled an open house for Thursday, April 2, and will be available to discuss and answer questions about the agency's assessment of safety performance during 2008 at the Hatch nuclear power plant. The plant, operated by Southern Nuclear Operating Co., is about 11 miles north of Baxley and about 20 miles south of Vidalia.
Editor, On behalf of Love-It Productions, I want to thank Liberty County and the surrounding communities for their support of our recent production, "Tell Them So They Will Know."
Editor, It's that time of year again. The flyers have been posted and the PSAs released: Safe Hollow Animal Sanctuary is having a big yard sale to raise money for supplies and veterinary care. This marks the fifth yard sale I have coordinated for the Sanctuary, and I have to say that, although it is a little overwhelming, I have thoroughly enjoyed reconnecting with our faithful supporters and meeting new ones. To all those people, thank you. It may just be clutter you wanted to get rid of but to the animals who have found sanctuary at Safe Hollow ...
April is National Volunteer Month. The LeConte-Woodmanston Foundation, like most nonprofit organizations, is able to exist because of good people who give of their time and talents for something they believe in and want to be a part of.
This weekend, Liberty Cinemas will show "Race to Witch Mountain" (PG at 1:10 p.m., 4:05 p.m., 7 p.m., 9:30 p.m.) "The Last House on the Left" (R at 1:40 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7:20 p.m., 10:05 p.m.) "12 Rounds" (PG13 at 1:30 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:10 p.m., 9:40 p.m.) "Duplicity" (PG13 at 4 p.m., 9:50 p.m.) "I Love You, Man" (R at 1:20 p.m., 4:25 p.m., 7:15 p.m., 9 ...
A Yellow Cab on its way to pick up a fare became engulfed in flames at the corner of Welborn Street and West Court on Thursday morning. The driver escaped uninjured.
McLEAN, Va. - Hinesville resident Daisy Jones was recently trained and certified as a corporate etiquette and international protocol consultant by The Protocol School of Washington.
The Fort Stewart Growth Management Partnership has hired Jeff Ricketson as director.
Editor, Recently, I adopted a lovely miniature schnauzer, Barron, from the Liberty Humane Animal Shelter. How a fine animal like that ended up as a stray with long, matted hair is beyond all understanding. He is loving, obedient and has captured my heart.
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:
Midway's new adult business license ordinance got its first use when the city council approved a "Christian" massage parlor to locate in Midway Mall.
E'layna Amiyah Nelson was born at 1:50 a.m. Feb. 11 to Shakyriana Gilkey of Hinesville and Elric Nelson of Hinesville.
Trevor Tye Merritt was born Jan. 6 to Amanda Merritt and Branden Merritt Sr. of Hinesville.
Kalimarie Rose Wesley was born at 4:33 p.m. Dec. 30 to Miranda McDowell of Hinesville and Rahsad Wesley of Brunswick.
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.
Feb. 11- Speeding, reckless driving, fleeing or attempting to elude, driving without a valid license, possession of marijuana, failing to obey stop sign - An 18-year-old Midway man was stopped on Limerick Road after failing to stop at stop sign. He did not stop when the deputy turned on his lights and siren and was driving 55 mph in a 25 mph speed zone. The man lost control of his vehicle and nearly wrecked twice while trying to flee. When his Toyota Corolla skidded to a stop near Woods Drive, the deputy stopped in front of his vehicle so he couldn ...
NORFOLK, Va. - Savannah State University first baseman Charles Sikes has been named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Player of the Week, according to a press release on SSU's athletic web-site.
Hinesville was among Georgia cities recognized Feb. 18 for their commitment to caring for and managing trees.
With current talks about sequestration, base realignment and closure (BRAC), troop reductions, and such, we are often approached with four questions - What is going on? Why does it matter? What are our elected officials doing? What can I do?
Will this be a better world because you and I spent some time here? Can we really make a difference?
Georgia legislators will celebrate 3rd Infantry Division Day at the Capitol on Monday.
Editor, If you have a child, grandchild, nephew or niece enrolled in the Liberty County School System, or if you simply live and pay taxes in Liberty County, you are a stakeholder in the system.
Keep Liberty Beautiful will host the ninth annual Earth Day Celebration from 3:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, at the YMCA Soccer Fields.
Soldiers in Fort Stewart's Wounded Warriors Battalion spent a recent Saturday out hunting hogs and pheasants.
Jackson James Heath was born at 5:08 a.m. Feb. 17 to Rachel Heath and Josh Heath of Ludowici.
Denario Lamar Carter was born at 7:55 p.m. Dec. 27 to Dina Carter of Crescent.