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Oooh, barracuda

Jennifer Flournoy was fishing in Costa Rica last week with Cpt. Bobby McGinnis, 2006 International Game Fish Association world record holder, and she landed this 20.5 pound Pacific barracuda caught on 16-pound test line. According to Flournoy, her catch broke the all-tackle world record for both males and females.

February 15, 2010 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation

Scouts to spiff up Ga. state parks

ATLANTA - Many Georgia state parks will soon get spiffed up facilities thanks to a new partnership with the Boy Scouts. In celebration of the Boy Scouts of America's 100th anniversary, the young volunteers are teaming up with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources to complete service projects such as trail construction, grounds cleanup and playground installation.

February 15, 2010 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation

Ga. couple turn yard into habitat for wildlife

JEFFERSON - A residential backyard might seem a strange place to cultivate a wildlife refuge.

February 15, 2010 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation

Law enforcement delivers 'bear hugs' for kids

There is likely nothing more comforting to a child facing a crisis than a squeezable, lovable, huggable teddy bear. That is the thought behind the "Bearable Hugs for Georgia's Children" campaign, coordinated by the Division of Child Support Services and the Fatherhood Program.

February 15, 2010 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | LIBERTY LIFE

Sound off for Feb. 14

Here are some of the issues being discussed by area residents. The messages were called in anonymously, so the Courier does not know if they are correct, nor do we know what motivated the callers:

February 15, 2010 | Anonymous calls | Sound off

Power Team to lead crusade here

The Power Team is coming to Liberty County on March 4-7 for a community crusade. Each evening at 7 p.m., members of the team will perform at Midway Middle School.

February 15, 2010 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith

Hinesville Police blotter for Feb. 14

• Jan. 22, Child molestation, Whippoorwill Way

February 15, 2010 | Staff Report | Public Safety

Valentine Day card box will live on

February has always been special to me. There are so many wonderful days in the shortest month.

February 15, 2010 | By Margie Love Columnist | Advice/Columnists

Gather your recyclables and join in

Next Saturday, Feb, 20, is the big day - it's KLCB's quarterly Recycle It! Fair. We will accept electronics and other household items that can wreak havoc on the environment when they reach landfills.

February 15, 2010 | By Sara Ann Swida Columnist | Advice/Columnists

Talent show for Black History Month

SAVANNAH - In honor of Black History Month, Savannah Technical College's Liberty campus will have a talent show at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, and at noon Thursday, Feb. 25. Both shows will be at the student center on campus.

February 15, 2010 | Staff Report | Things to Do

Snow fizzles here

There appear to be few harrowing stories from the blizzard of 2010 in Liberty County.

February 13, 2010 | Staff report | News

Winter storm warning issued

A winter storm warning has been issued for our area, including Liberty and Long counties.

Liberty County Emergency Management Agency Director Mike Hodges said the watch was issued this morning to begin at noon and run through 6 Saturday morning.

February 12, 2010 | Staff report | News

Energy Star appliance rebates start today

ATLANTA - Starting Feb. 12, the state energy efficient appliance rebate program will provide Georgia residents with rebates ranging from $25-$199 on Energy Star rated appliances. Energy Star appliances eligible for the program include clothes washers, dishwashers, air conditioners, heat pumps, furnaces, water heaters, refrigerators and freezers. The total amount available for rebates is $8.6 million.

February 12, 2010 | Staff report | Business News

Long Commission backs pro-life bill

February 12, 2010 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News

Free tutoring offered to military families

WASHINGTON - The Defense Department has launched a free, online tutoring service for service members and their families.

February 12, 2010 | By Elaine Wilson American Forces Press Service | Military

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Update: Authorities investigating threatening calls to Coastal Manor

Authorities are investigating a "verbal threat made to" Coastal Manor Nursing Home in Ludowici around noon Thursday, according to a press release sent Thursday night.

October 27, 2016 | Jeff Whitten Coastal Courier | Local news

Panthers host Herons in Senior Night showdown

In just over a week, the Liberty County Panthers could be traveling to Blackshear for a game against the Pierce County Bears that could decide ...

October 26, 2016 | Caleb Bailey | Sports

Advisory lifted on Jekyll beaches

The Glynn County Health Department has lifted advisories for Jekyll Island's South Beach at 4H camp (from South Water Tower to Macy Lane) and ...

October 26, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation

Eagles play Mountaineers Thursday in ‘boro

The Georgia Southern football squad finally returns to Paulson Stadium after a 40-day hiatus to take on rival Appalachian State on Thursday in a contest ...

October 26, 2016 | Georgia Southern AMR | Sports

Update on debris removal

The following is an update from the city of Hinesvlle's public relations manager Brittany McClure:

October 25, 2016 | Staff report Coastal Courier | Local news

Family grateful for love and support

Editor: The Pattman-Jones family would like to take this opportunity to graciously and humbly thank all of you for your generosity during the passing of ...

October 25, 2016 | Staff Report | Opinion

Protect your identity at Shred It! Day

Another Community Shred It! Day is coming. It will be Nov. 19 at the Liberty County Health Department.

October 25, 2016 | By Sara Swida Columnist | Opinion

County OKs food-to-fertilizer plant

The Liberty County Commission Thursday approved a conditional use permit for a waste handling facility near Midway which will produce fertilizer from the waste products ...

October 25, 2016 | By Joe Parker Jr. Correspondent | Business News

Designer shows in New York, plans local debut

Hinesville designer LaQuoshia Boyce presented her first fashion collection at New York Small Boutique Fashion Week Season 10 on Sept. 11.

October 25, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Business News

Corporations dodging $718 billion in taxes

European regulators' recent finding that Apple avoided billions of dollars in taxes by stashing its profits in Ireland, a known tax haven, put the tech ...

October 25, 2016 | By Matthew Gardner Guest columnist | Opinion

School marks Pre-K Week

Long County High School Pre-K had 11 community/school leaders read books to the center's 4-year-olds as part of the sixth annual Georgia Pre-K ...

October 25, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Education

Library board still without chairman

The Liberty County Library Board of Trustees is without a chairman and efforts to name one are stymied by persistent questions about the board's ...

October 25, 2016 | By Joe Parker Jr. Correspondent | Local news

Hurricane aftermath makes for mosquitoes, lots and lots of them

Hurricane Matthew didn't just bring down trees and power lines as it blew through coastal Georgia. The storm that hit Liberty County on Oct ...

October 25, 2016 | By Jeff Whitten | Local news

Sunbury Missionary Baptist celebrates 150 years

The historic Sunbury Missionary Baptist Church, 512 Trade Hill Road, Midway celebrated its 150th anniversary on Sunday, Oct. 16.

October 24, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Faith

Look where he brought us from

"And not only so, but we glory in tribulations also: Knowing that tribulation worketh patience; and patience, experience; and experience, hope: And hope maketh not ...

October 24, 2016 | By Pastor Richard D. Hayes Columnist | Faith

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