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BoE grilled over purchase, furloughs

The low-key tenor of Thursday's town hall meeting didn't prevent teachers and parents from posing questions on some heated issues to the Liberty County Board of Education. Answers about teacher furloughs and the purpose behind the board's recent purchase of the Brewton-Parker campus in Hinesville remained high on the list for many of the 100 or so people who attended.

January 25, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | News


Sports briefs for Jan. 24, 2010

GSU offers

January 25, 2010 | Staff report | Schedules/Stats/Rosters


Students to be offered flu shots

The Liberty County Health Department has partnered with the department of preventive medicine at Fort Stewart to set up H1N1 vaccination clinics in local schools next month.

January 25, 2010 | By Jen Alexander McCall Staff writer | Living well


Even goats won't do somethings

Let's cut our legislators a little slack as they begin deliberations in the current session of the General Assembly. They need time to get adjusted. You don't just go to Atlanta and start passing laws. The first thing is to find out if anybody moved the bathrooms while you were gone because you might just find yourself in some bureaucrat's new digs for all the wrong reasons. That is very important.

January 25, 2010 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion


Hold simple things tightly

My husband and I adopted Princess Zelda as a puppy about two months after we were engaged.

January 25, 2010 | By Joselynn McKenna Columnist | Advice/Columnists


Help others with what you don't want

Editor, I want to thank all of the Clydes workers, who I call angels, and all the others who gave from their hearts to help with my Christmas for God's children. And a special thanks to my church family for letting me use our Sunday school building to set up and gift wrap, and all their wonderful help.

January 25, 2010 | Staff Report | Letters to the Editor


Soldier found dead in barracks

A soldier's body was found Friday night in a barracks on Fort Stewart, according to public affairs spokesman Kevin Larson.

January 25, 2010 | Staff report | Public Safety


Writer loves her job driving school bus

Editor, Mr. Mickey Bayens at the Liberty County Transportation Department is a very dedicated, committed and well organized director. He has a great secretarial staff that labors to help lighten his workload.

January 25, 2010 | Staff Report | Letters to the Editor


Program is lifeline for cancer patients

At a recent Lunch & Learn at Poole's Deli in Hinesville, attendees learned that some cancer patients do not have reliable or consistent transportation to medical appointments or chemotherapy and radiation treatments.

January 25, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Staff writer | Living well


Stewart wins environmental award

Fort Stewart/Hunter Army Air Field is one of five installations named 2009 Secretary of the Army Environmental Award winners. Fort Stewart, categorized as a non-industrial installation, was judged on environmental quality.

January 25, 2010 | Staff report | Military


BI boys No. 2 at tourney

After breezing through the semi-finals in the Donell Woods tournament last weekend, the Bradwell Institute JV boys faced Sol C. Johnson High School in the finals. According to BI coach Rodney Davis, the showdown was a rematch of the previous night's regular season JV game. The championship game went back and forth with each team capturing an 8-point lead. As time expired, Tiger Larry Murray hit a clutch 3-point basket to send the game into overtime. Johnson eventually eked out a 55-54 victory. Leading the Tigers were Sean Lee with 16 points, Sayvon Wilson with 15 and Anthony Campbell ...

January 25, 2010 | Staff report | Sports


Minor injuries in Thursday wreck

Pieces of shattered glass illuminated the ground Thursday night as Hinesville police officers responded to a three-car crash involving a Bradwell Institute student.

January 25, 2010 | By Frenchi Jones Correspondent | Public Safety


Following in his father's footsteps

Not only is Henry Frasier Jr. named after his father, the young pastor also followed in his parent's footsteps when he entered the ministry.

January 25, 2010 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Sound off for Jan. 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:

January 25, 2010 | Anonymous calls | Sound off


Making soap was difficult chore

Some of the older people in our area may remember when they or their parents made soap in their backyards. Not that I am that old, but I do remember my mama making lye soap in the iron wash pot.

January 25, 2010 | By Margie Love Columnist | Advice/Columnists


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Jordye Bacon's twin daughters turn 80

Twins June Bacon Salter and Joye Bacon Blyer will celebrate their 80th birthdays on Friday. They are daughters of the late Jordye Bacon, former superintendent ...

September 29, 2016 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Long County honors teacher of year

Smiley Elementary School's Kay Deloach was announced as the system's teacher of the year during the Sept. 19 Long County Board of Education ...

September 29, 2016 | By Justin Hall Correspondent | Education


Stem the tide of trash going into oceans

Want to hear something scary, scarier than any horror movie I have ever seen?

September 28, 2016 | By Sara Swida Columnist | Opinion


State internet access panel to meet in Glennville

ATLANTA - The Joint High-Speed Broadband Communications Access for All Georgians Study Committee will have its third meeting at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Glennville ...

September 28, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Who will judge the judges? Keep the JQC

There are roughly 2,000 judges in Georgia, serving at every level of the judicial system from the state Supreme Court all the way down ...

September 28, 2016 | By Tom Crawford Columnist | Opinion


Sound off for Sept. 28

These opinions are not the Courier's. Callers are not required to identify themselves, so we can verify neither sources nor motives. Call 876-3733. You ...

September 28, 2016 | Anonymous calls | Sound off


LeCounte to play in All-American

Richard LeCounte III of Liberty County High School has been selected from more than one million high school football players across the country to play ...

September 28, 2016 | Staff Report | Sports


Next-county rivals split games on diamond

Liberty County and Long County battled in Region 2-AAA softball games Thursday and Monday, splitting victories.

September 28, 2016 | Mike Riddle and Patty Leon | Sports


Sports briefs

Sunbury 5K set for Saturday

September 28, 2016 | Staff Report | Sports


Woman arrested for New and Not fire

A 28-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with a fire Sunday that damaged the New and Not Shop in Hinesville.

September 28, 2016 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety


Pedestrian struck by car dies

A pedestrian hit by a car while crossing East Oglethorpe Highway on Tuesday night has died, according to Hinesville police.

September 28, 2016 | By Lewis Levine Coastal Courier correspondent | Local news


Legion Auxiliary honors longtime members

Hinesville American Legion Auxiliary President Anet Owens recently visited Coastal Manor Nursing Home in Ludowici to present continuous membership certificates to two longtime auxiliary members ...

September 27, 2016 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Reactin' takes time

It is with earnest intention that I arise each day and assemble my "to do" list. Somewhere between coffee and barn chores, the day thumbs ...

September 27, 2016 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | Opinion


Bus driver arrested for DUI on her way to get kids

A Long County school bus driver was arrested for DUI shortly after 6 a.m. Tuesday while on her way to pick up students, according ...

September 27, 2016 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety


Ask candidates if they believe in democracy

Twenty-one times during the presidential primaries, candidates took the stage to debate issues important to the American people. Twenty-one times, they faced questions on foreign ...

September 27, 2016 | By Marc Morial and Morris Pearl Guest columnists | Opinion


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