Falling in line with state results, Liberty County schools posted significant increases in criterion-referenced competency test scores this year, exciting educators across the area.
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:
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Try using that Aries charm to warm up the usual set of workplace naysayers, and then back it up with solid facts and figures to sell your idea to your colleagues.
Editor, I would like to take this opportunity to share with the citizens and taxpayers of Liberty County some very important information which is a result of recently signed legislation. These two very important issues have the potential to greatly affect the amount of the 2009 property taxes for many. I would prefer to tell you that these issues will affect these property owners by lowering property taxes, but I have to admit that each has the potential to increase property taxes.
It was a historic day when President Barack Obama announced his nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court. No president had ever nominated a Hispanic woman. Nor had a recent president - or his nominee - expressed less genuine interest in the traditional craft of judging.
If it's been a while since you checked your credit and FICO scores, you might have some surprises in store. Fair Isaac, also known as FICO, recently changed its method of calculating credit scores. Its new plan, FICO 08, is said to offer a better way to determine which consumers will be unable to meet their repayment obligations.
The Valedictorians from Bradwell and Liberty traveled to the Georgia's Governor's Mansion for a day of honor.
Why do men die younger than women and why are their fatality rates higher for the leading causes of death? Women are especially interested in the answer as they are the ones who find themselves alone in their later years.
Items that recently arrived at the blast-proof mailroom at Rosemond World Headquarters:
Six months ago Rebecca Carter knew she would be taking a new turn in her life.
The Hinesville City Council Thursday committed to pay a fourth of the cost to build and maintain a 42,000 square foot Armstrong Atlantic State University Liberty Center.
Here are some of the issues area residents are discussing. The statements were phoned in anonymously so the Courier does not know if they are true. Nor do we know what motivated the callers:
People enjoy coming together for a good time and fellowship, especially good preaching, teaching and singing.
I am excited about an upcoming revival. Some time ago, my wife and I were in a local department store when she insisted on buying a tree that looked dead. Even though the tree was being sold at a tremendous discount, I was irritated that she wanted to buy the tree. We were looking at the same tree but we saw something totally different.
A Hinesville man pled guilty to charges of child molestation and was sentenced to prison on Monday, June 1, in front of Liberty County Superior Court Judge Jay Stewart.
The Hinesville Police Department is investigating the stabbing of a man during a domestic dispute.
Faalelagi Agelu Taei Savea was born at 9:34 a.m. June 26 to Eseta M. Savea of Hinesville.
We just got back from vacation to Mexico Beach, Florida, for a week.
Like its underdog hero, "Southpaw" has so much about it that we want to root for it so much, but it's still content on ...
NEW ORLEANS - Georgia Southern quarterback Kevin Ellison has been named to the Manning Award watch list, announced July 23 by the Allstate Sugar Bowl.
Kroger's Atlanta Division will host a three-day division-wide job fair in hopes of filling more than 2,000 open positions for its 185 stores ...
Shoppers will get a break from road construction this weekend to go along with the state's suspension of the sales tax for school supplies ...
Hinesville is about to get another traffic light.
Wondering what to make with zucchini that's not another fritter? Try baking a couple of loaves of Diane M.'s moist pineapple cranberry zucchini ...
The 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team said farewell to Col. Robert P. Ashe and Command Sgt. Maj. Russell K. Reimers while welcoming the new command ...
Here's help planning your menus for the month. Download pdf documents in the media player at left of what Liberty County Schools will be ...
Hazel Lynn Leckemby was born at 10:24 a.m. June 23 to Jaymie Lynn Leckemby of Hinesville.
It has been said that with so many people in the world today, there must be many beliefs so all can follow God. That statement ...
I want you to hear this from me rather than from Donald Trump. I have been outed. I am a "bed-wetting liberal." No longer can ...
On June 2, 2012, tragedy struck Long County when Smiley Elementary School students Hannah Foreman and Ta'Keith Russell died. Foreman drowned, and Russell was ...