Here are some of the issues that 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:
The Liberty County Community Chorus, a singing division of the Liberty County Community and Area Mass Choir, will present the 2009 Patriotic Concert, free of charge, for the community at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 7, at St. Philip's Episcopal Church in Hinesville. The church is at 302 E. Gen. Stewart Way.
Every day our roads are "decorated" with litter by motorists who might not ever think about tossing trash out the windows of their vehicles. Surprisingly, trucks and other vehicles with unsecured loads probably account for more than 60 percent of the trash that accumulates on our roads. We have all seen trash blowing out of commercial trucks as well the vehicles belonging to local residents who think the backs of their vehicles are trash cans. It might seem handy to just toss a fast food wrappers into a truck bed but, even at moderate speeds, garbage and empty containers can ...
In the fall of 1971, my sister and I attended a gospel sing hosted by the Westside Baptist Church. After the sing, refreshments were served in the social hall.
Long County Schools recently had a young author's conference at the Clubhouse in Rye Patch.
In the Gospel of Matthew, chapter 6, verse 9, we find Jesus teaching us how to pray saying these words, "After this manner therefore pray ye: Our Father who art in heaven, Hollowed be thy name."
Last month we celebrated Mothers Day and today is Fathers Day. Fathers are special too, and they play a very important role in the family and in society.
Rozanee Rachelle Passmore was born to Ashley and Harley Passmore at 8:45 p.m. on May 25. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Rozanee weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Chet Michael Clingan was born to Drusilla Ann and Mason Chappell Clingan at 1:39 p.m. on May 27. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Chet weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Jeramiah Rashon Lucas-Speight was born to Kiana Lucas and Brandon Speight at 4:30 p.m. on May 28. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Jeramiah weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 19 inches.
Satori Vannessa Williams was born to Shoko Williams and Kevin Williams at 4:42 a.m. on May 25. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Satori weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces.
Micah Javaughn Wright was born to Nina A. Dean and DeVaughn D. Wright at 6:29 p.m. on may 24. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Micah weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 21 inches.
Tyrone Lance Steptoe was born to Christina Steptoe and Tyrone L. Clark at 6:15 a.m. on May 24. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Tyrone weighed 5 pounds 9 ounces and measured 19 inches.
"Water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink" - "Rime of the Ancient Mariner" by Samuel T. Coleridge
Deeds filed with the Liberty County Clerk of Courts Office from Aug. 18-21 included:
Editor, I read the article ("State of roads tops SPLOST discussion," July 29, front page) and have several questions and comments I would like Liberty ...
Ogeechee Riverkeeper announced its new leadership at its annual meeting which celebrated 10 years of protecting, preserving and improving the water quality of the Ogeechee ...
Kroger stores throughout the Atlanta Division, including the Hinesville store at 555 W. Oglethorpe Highway, will host a multi-faceted campaign to support Breast Cancer Awareness ...
"Awake to righteousness and do not sin, for some do not have the knowledge of God." - 1 Corinthians 15:34
Nathanael Isaiah Grubbs was born Sept. 12 to Shereana Grubbs of Hinesville.
These opinions are not the Courier's. Callers are not required to identify themselves, so we can verify neither sources nor their motives. Call 876-3733 ...
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Recent crime reports filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Dream's Delisha Milton-Jones has received the 2015 Kim Perrot Sportsmanship Award, the WNBA announced Thursday. Milton-Jones becomes the first Dream player ...
Former Liberty County High School running back Shadrach Thornton has been dismissed from the North Carolina State University football team, according to both Sports Illustrated ...
Leon and Mayo Boyce celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary Sept. 23 at their home at Isle of Wight in Midway.
The Liberty County High School Panther Cheerleaders hosted a Mini-Cheer Camp on Aug. 8, drawing more than 40 participants from ages 4 to 13.
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