View Mobile Site

Archive By Author - Staff Report


Help solve a mystery over dinner

Richmond Hill Community Theatre and What's the Scoop Café will host a murder/mystery dinner theater, "Murder, Medium-Rare," by Eileen Moushey, March 9 and 11 at What's the Scoop Café in Richmond Hill.

March 02, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Things to Do


Spring ushers in outdoor activities

Welcome to March, that magical month of blooming azaleas and green shamrocks that usher in the gorgeous days of spring in the South. The mornings start out crisp, but by midday, the blue skies and mild temperatures make it the perfect time for a relaxing walk or to work in the garden.

March 02, 2011 | By Bruce Muncher Guest columnist | Things to Do


House votes to save citizens time, money

The General Assembly completed its 19th legislative session day Thursday. The members of the legislature now are working in full force as we work toward the completion of the 2011 session, a maximum of 40 session days.

March 02, 2011 | By State Rep. Ron Stephens Columnist | Opinion


Changes needed for state HOPE

Sometimes a good idea is so good it's hard to sustain over the long haul. That's often true with ideas that come from government that depend on revenues that blow with the economic winds.

March 02, 2011 | Gainesville Times | Opinion


Conservation easments can earn landowners money

Did you know that now is a great time to make money on your land without having to sell or divide it? Contrary to what we all hear on the nightly news, your land can still put money in your pocket – no matter what is happening with condominiums in Las Vegas or Miami.

March 02, 2011 | By Fuller Callaway Guest columnist | Business News


Withholding is indexed for inflation

Editor, In response to Reggie Sage's letter in Sunday's edition, asking why the federal tax withholding went up on his recent retired pay statement, I may have the answer. The same thing happened at my office, where I am responsible for our payroll.

March 02, 2011 | Staff Report | Opinion


Garrison commander addresses gate traffic

Editor, I'd like to address the concerns with gate opening times at Fort Stewart that were called in to the Coastal Courier's Sound off.

March 02, 2011 | Staff Report | Opinion


Senate busy with bills, teasing newbies

• Day 17 (Tuesday, Feb. 22): While much of this session has been dedicated to talks about the HOPE scholarship program and the changes that will have to be made, Gov. Nathan Deal announced his proposals at a news conference today. The successful program that has provided numerous Georgia students with opportunities to continue their education has fallen on difficult times recently due to rising costs and declining revenues. The program is projected to show a deficit of around $240 million in the current fiscal year and more than $300 million in the next fiscal year. To give the program the ...

March 02, 2011 | By State Sen. Buddy Carter Special to the Courier | Opinion


Obama game plan is more of the same

President Barack Obama is stirring up the forces of reaction. Or at least he wants to. He is their inspiration and their leader, the nation's most eloquent and powerful advocate of a government of the past.

March 02, 2011 | By Rich Lowry Columnist | Opinion


Jail crisis has been building for years

Does Georgia have a higher percentage of criminals in its population than any other state? Let's hope not.

March 02, 2011 | By Columbus Ledger-Enquirer | Opinion


Be patient with those who haven't grown up

Q: Our 19-year-old daughter is dating a 19-year-old boy, who, in general, we like. He's not a partier, he doesn't smoke or drink, he's serious about his education and he has a rational career plan mapped out. Our daughter also is a responsible, level-headed girl. The problem is that the boyfriend's response to almost anything my daughter says is a cut or put-down, a dismissal of her accomplishment or mocking. She says his father does the same thing to him, his brother and their mother; so to him, it's "normal." Our daughter is an upbeat ...

March 02, 2011 | By John Rosemond Columnist | Living well


Panthers let one slip away

Liberty County High School's Matt Desbiens and Patrick McDonald each launched three-run home runs Monday at Bryan County High School, but the Redskins came back in extra innings to win, 9-8.

March 02, 2011 | Tim Traywick Correspondent | Local sports


Golfers get another second-place finish

Bradwell's golf team took another second-place finish Wednesday in its second match of the season at Cherokee Rose Golf Club in Hinesville.

March 02, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Local sports


Read labels to make better food choices

March is National Nutrition Month and it's the perfect time to start making smart food choices by reading labels and ordering healthier meals when eating out.

March 02, 2011 | By Linda Ratcliffe Columnist | Living well


Teachers, parents fear pre-K cuts

ATLANTA - A plan to scale back Georgia's free, full-day pre-kindergarten program - the first of its kind in the United States - to a half-day has teachers fearing shrunken paychecks and working parents scrambling to find day care for their 4-year-olds.

March 02, 2011 | By Dorie Turner and Shannon McCaffrey Associated Press writers | Education


« First  « Prev  1683 1684 1685 1686 1687  Next »  Last »

Page 1685 of 2736

Articles By Author - Staff Report


Random thoughts on preachers, politics and sweet Vidalia onions

Well, the more things change, the more they stay the same.

April 19, 2018 | Dick Yarbrough | Opinion


BI hosts LCSS Gala

Bradwell Institute's Friends Helping Friends will host the 3rdAnnual Liberty County School System Special Needs Gala Saturday at 7p.m.

April 19, 2018 | Special to the Courier | Education


Nuclear plant's safety discussed at meeting

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff will discuss the 2017 safety performance of the Hatch Nuclear Power Plant during an open house from 4-6 p.m ...

April 19, 2018 | Special to the Courier | Public Safety


A blue wave over Georgia?

The pundits say that a blue wave is coming in this year's elections.

April 19, 2018 | Tom Crawford | Opinion


GHSA isn’t committed to balance

Editor:

April 19, 2018 | Alan Henderson or Watkinsville | Opinion


High schools earn honors for AP classes, test scores

Bradwell Institute and Liberty County High have earned Advance Placement honors from the Georgia Department of Education.

April 18, 2018 | Staff Report | Education


LRMC cuts ribbon on cardiology clinic

The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce had a grand opening and ribbon cutting on Friday for Liberty Cardiology Associates at 600 East Oglethorpe Highway in ...

April 18, 2018 | Special to the Courier | News


HPD Reports

From Hinesville Police Department reports. Editor's note: Due to computer issues at the city, reports have been unavailable in recent weeks. They are back ...

April 18, 2018 | Staff Report | Public Safety


Sound Off April 17

These opinions are not the Courier's. Callers are not required to identify themselves, so we can verify neither sources nor motives. You may also ...

April 18, 2018 | Anonymous callers | Sound off


The Rock takes on gorilla, crocodile, flying wolf

"Rampage" has the enjoyable goofiness that I looked for and missed in both "Tomb Raider" and "Pacific Rim Uprising." Generally, movies based on video games ...

April 18, 2018 | Justin Hall | COASTAL LIVING


New exercise program coming to Hinesville

Team Hinesville Weightlifting, a local Olympic weightlifting team which operates in association with Team Savannah Weightlifting and the City of Hinesville, is introducing a new ...

April 18, 2018 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Remaining 3rd ID soldiers back home

The final group of more than 110 soldiers from the 3rd Infantry Division along with the division command team, Maj. Gen. Leopoldo A. Quintas and ...

April 18, 2018 | Special to the Courier | Local news


Baker is region coach of the year

Bradwell Institute girls basketball coach Faye Baker was honored at last week's board of education meeting after being selected as the Region 2-AAAAAA coach ...

April 18, 2018 | Special to the Courier | Sports


Highlanders sports wrap

FPCA's Vivian Hinze tied a state GISA long jump record and took first place with her 17.4-foot jump at a Richmond Hill meet ...

April 18, 2018 | Marcia Graham | Sports


Panther tennis hopes

Liberty County tennis ended its season last month with much more experience than it began.

April 18, 2018 | Wyler Smith | Sports


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 12


Please wait ...