Traveling is wonderful. As part of R&R, my husband and I decided to spend a few days exploring Atlanta. We've been through the city on numerous occasions, dreaded it for its treacherous traffic on I-75 that slows down our trip home to Iowa. However, after the experience we had, I'll never see the city the same.
On April 3, the Ladies Auxiliary from post 168 in Hinesville gave Easter baskets and gift cards to the children at Gabriel's House.
Spc. Avery S. Cody, a native of Atlanta, is going into his sixth year with the U.S. Army. He's serving his second deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom at Contingency Operating Base Speicher, near Tikrit, Iraq.
Air Force Airman Lewis Osborne Jr. graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.
God has put His personal touch in every part of His creation. All creation exhibits His handiwork. Man is the most beautiful and precious of God's creations. God gave man a soul, awareness, reasoning and abilities. He also gave man his own will.
It's a new year and the Singing Shepherds are ready for another exciting, soul-stirring concert.
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:
It is easy to be green in April! Keep Liberty County Beautiful's fourth annual Earth Day celebration is scheduled for April 22, national Earth Day. It's is a great time to have fun and celebrate our fascinating planet. The celebration highlights all things green each year with games, crafts, displays and fun. Did I mention fun already? Well, I have this theory that fun and education blend well.
• March 26, Theft by shoplifting, 525 W. Oglethorpe Highway
Liberty Square, a 108,752-square-foot shopping center in Hinesville, sold for $6.5 million last week.
The Midway City Council will have its regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, April 12. The mayor, Dr. Clemontine F. Washington, will preside. The public is welcome.
The Georgia Department of Driver Services recently created a new Internet option for the state-mandated teenage Alcohol and Drug Awareness Program. eADAP will provide an additional solution for teens who are unable to obtain the traditional classroom ADAP course.
Victory Base Complex, Iraq - More than 75 3rd Infantry Division "Dog Face" soldiers and several additional U.S. units serving throughout Iraq gathered on April 4 in a small lot at Victory Base Complex in Baghdad to pay tribute to a fallen hero, Sgt. 1st Class Paul R. Smith.
ATLANTA - The U.S. Department of Defense has announced that a 24-year-old soldier from Fayette County was killed in Iraq.
The department said Saturday that 1st Lt. Robert W. Collins, of Tyrone, died in Mosul, Iraq, when enemy forces attacked his vehicle with an improvised explosive device.
VALDOSTA - Wild Adventures Water and Theme Park welcomes boy band sensation, Backstreet Boys, to the park for a blowout concert, Saturday, June 5.
Tickets are on sale. Reserved seats will be available for purchase online, by phone or at the park for $10 and do not include park admission.
The victim in Wednesday's shooting at Eagles Landing Subdivision is described as a fiercely loyal teen who "loved those around him with all he ...
There was a retirement party Feb. 7, celebrating Johnny Wayne Johnson's 45 years with Long County.
With his executive order to build that southern-border barrier, President Donald Trump simply was keeping his campaign promise, placating his millions of anti-Latino bigot followers ...
It would be great if every follower of Jesus Christ continued to grow forward in our faith every day from the first time we accepted ...
You may have read that unusually cold winter in parts of Europe as well as drought conditions in the southwest United States have created a ...
The first Miss Liberty and Long County Georgia Forestry Pageant has been set for 10 a.m. April 1 at the Liberty County Performing Arts ...
If President Donald Trump is a budding authoritarian, as his critics allege, one of the safeguards is Judge Neil Gorsuch.
Editor: I would like to personally appreciate those sponsors and members of the greater Liberty County Community for their overwhelming support on February 6 to ...
As you read these words I am in Haiti. Today is my last full day there, as we will begin our journey home tomorrow. I ...
The original "John Wick" from 2014 was a surprise hit, thanks largely to its visceral action and kinetic energy. It helped revitalize Keanu Reeves' sagging ...
Frank Long Elementary School recently announced its second nine-weeks honor roll:
Country singer John "Mr. Rose Colored Glasses" Conlee, a regular at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb ...
An alleged drug ring at Woodwind North Apartments has been broken up and nine people arrested Thursday, according to a Hinesville Police news release.
The Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau has hired Erin Johnson as creative and content coordinator.
Coaches from around the area gathered last week to select players for the 2-AAA All Region team.