Brewton-Parker College campus in Liberty County is officially the property of the Liberty County School System. The Board of Education bought the Flemington property Wednesday for $2 million using SPLOST funds.
SAVANNAH - Comcast, a provider of entertainment, information and communications products and services, recently announced it is launching next-generation DOCSIS 3.0 and moving from broadband to wideband in Savannah and surrounding areas, including several southeastern Georgia communities.
The Georgia Academy for Economic Development recently announced the local graduates from the 2009 region 12 multi-day training program.
ATLANTA - State officials will request $70 million in federal loans to sustain Georgia's dwindling unemployment insurance trust fund or face being unable to pay benefits to 260,000 unemployed Georgians as soon as next week.
On Tuesday of this week, the governors of Alabama, Florida and Georgia met to discuss a water-sharing agreement on the use of Lake Lanier and the Chattahoochee River system.
Editor, Greetings, and peace to all of you. As a Christian, I come to you in love and compassion and hope that you receive this message with the intent in which it is said.
Editor, I'm weeks away from completing my first year as your commissioner and while my learning curve has yet to bend, it's a pleasure to serve as District 5 representative.
Four students from Liberty County and four students from Richmond Hill have been nominated to U.S. service academies. Rep. Jack Kingston's office made the announcement on Tuesday, congratulating 17 total nominees from Georgia's First Congressional District.
The Far East is nearly within reach for a handful of nursing and health-care students at Armstrong Atlantic University who have been selected for a new study abroad program. AASU's Office of International Education received a $16,000 grant that will help foot the bill for 14 students to learn about Chinese medicine next summer.
Hinesville's Liberty Cinemas will show "Armored" (PG-13 at 12:30 p.m., 2:45 p.m., 4:55 p.m., 7:25 p.m., 9:55 p.m.), "Avatar" (PG-13 at 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 3:15 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m., 8 p.m., 9:45 p.m.), "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" (PG-13 at 1:15 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:15 p.m., 10 p.m.), "Did You Hear About the Morgans?" (PG-13 at 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m., 9:25 p ...
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:
The Geechee Kunda Center in Riceboro will have a holiday arts and crafts sale from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 19. Vendors will sell Georgia sweetgrass baskets, collectibles, quilts and local produce.
A flood watch has been issued for our area for tonight.
ATLANTA - Georgia Power has asked the Public Service Commission to approve increased fuel charges that would raise the bill for the typical residential customer by $6.98 a month.
The Atlanta Journal Constitution reported on it's Web site that the utility asked the Georgia PSC to approve the request Tuesday.
This column is not intended for true confessions, but I have one to make to you. I am artistically challenged. I can't draw. I ...
First it was "Ghostbusters." Then it was "Pete's Dragon." Now "Ben-Hur" is the third movie this summer to get the reimagining treatment for contemporary ...
The Liberty County High School FFA chapter has received a Living to Serve Grant to help fund one of its community service projects.
It's generally considered impolite to take pleasure in other people's misfortunes, but sometimes you have to make an exception.
With just three days remaining until the "Election of the Century," the stress amongst the good folks of the Valley was considerable.
ATLANTA - The Path2College 529 Plan is giving children in Georgia an opportunity to win $1,529 for a Path2College 529 Plan account.
Invitations to events are given most every day. Graduations, weddings, parties etc.
BRUNSWICK - Paul Spencer Ruble, 63, a doctor from Thomson, pleaded guilty Monday in federal court before Chief U.S. District Court Judge Lisa Godbey Wood ...
Tropical Storm Gaston may become the third named hurricane of 2016 over the next week but poses no threat to Coastal Georgia, according to the ...
Lawyers, like kids, can say the darnedest things. That was proven during a recent hearing in Atlanta regarding an appeal by environmental groups of a ...
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The Georgia Department announced Highway 57 will be closed at the railroad crossing between Northwest Railroad Street and Southwest Railroad Street for three days beginning ...
Riceboro is getting a $1 million loan for the city's McIntosh County well project, the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority said Tuesday. The city also ...