Kahliek Marshawn Saunders Smalls was born to Katrina Saunders Smalls and Quinton Smalls at 4:43 p.m. Nov. 24.
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:
The Liberty County Development Authority has said the company putting in a new plant in Tradeport East will formally announce its plans Monday afternoon.
Mattie Pearl Mathis Hicks, a longtime teacher and member of the Liberty County Board of Education, died Dec. 30 at age 87. Hicks is fondly remembered as a woman with conviction and passion for her work, always keeping children top of mind when working to ensure they had a quality education.
With nighttime low temperatures expected to dip into the 20s and 30s during January, many folks will likely turn to alternative sources of fuel such as space heaters and fireplaces to warm their homes. Alternative sources of fuel can be beneficial, but firefighters warn they can also pose fire hazards if safety guidelines are ignored.
As 2009 comes to a close, the Courier put together a year-in review through
Spirit-filled and joyful worshippers gathered Friday at First Zion Baptist Church in Riceboro to celebrate the reading of the Emancipation Proclamation, in which President Abraham Lincoln pierced the vitriol of the Civil War with a declaration that slaves in rebel states were to be made free.
Although the determined Bradwell Tigers tied the Liberty County Panthers twice and at one point took a narrow lead during Wednesday's game at the Gentlemen's Classic Tournament in Statesboro, the squad eventually fell to the Panthers, 83-69.
New England Patriot Gary Guyton is no slouch. Even in the thick of the holiday season, the Hinesville native and former Bradwell Tiger has had little time for relaxation.
For the First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders, the magic number was 43. Game 44 ended the team's winning streak with a 2-point loss in overtime to Lancaster High School on day three of the Sweet 16 Tournament in Orangeburg, S.C.
Last year was a difficult one for Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Dustin McGowan. The Long County native spent the season sidelined with injuries but is now optimistic about the upcoming year.
YMCA fitness challenge set
AUGUSTA - Marcus Carr is the first to admit it can be a bit depressing.
Both of his parents are deployed overseas in the military - his mom in Iraq, his dad in Korea. Marcus' parents are divorced, and while his mom is away he has been living with his stepfather in Augusta, helping out with extra chores such as washing dishes, caring for the dog and helping his half-brother with his studies.
Altamaha Riverkeeper James Holland swore he was looking at something prehistoric the first time he ventured into a 7,180-acre tract of land that straddles Long and McIntosh counties. Though it was under floodwaters at the time, Holland found a giant cypress tree specimen measuring more than 43 feet in circumference.
SAVANNAH - The new school year is right around the corner, and there is an opportunity for schools to get involved with educational outreach programs developed ...
The other morning as I was reading some Scripture, I came across 1 John chapter 1.
The Liberty County Branch of the NAACP will host a Justice Education Teach-in from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Aug. 7 at the ...
Well, another birthday has come and gone. I remember talking to my mother on my 40th birthday. She asked me, "What does it feel like ...
"Star Trek Beyond" marks the third installment in this rebooted franchise and the latest entry has finally given this lackluster month the breath of fresh ...
The Hinesville Area Arts Council will host an art exhibit titled "Coastal Wanderings," featuring artwork by Judi Mills during August.
Armstrong State University will host a one-day event for new students to complete applications, be admitted and register for fall classes. All application fees will ...
The Old Testament holds many lessons for man today. The law of Christ is what man should be following today, but lessons can be learned ...
Gov. Nathan Deal announced Thursday that the statewide back-to-school tax-free holiday weekend will take place this Saturday and Sunday, July 30-31.
The Liberty County Sheriff's Office on Monday seized a large amount of homegrown marijuana near Midway.
The chief of staff of the Army announced Thursday afternoon future assignments for Fort Stewart leadership.
ATLANTA - As thousands of Georgians seek to #CatchEmAll while playing the mobile Pokémon Go game, Georgia Power reminds players to keep safety in mind ...
SAVANNAH - The Georgia Ports Authority has received a 2016 Clean Air Excellence Award from the Environmental Protection Agency for its electric rubber-tired gantry crane program ...
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