This week, Dorchester Academy in Midway was named by the Georgia Trust to its 2010 list of 10 Places in Peril. This designation recognizes the academy as one of the state's most important historical sites and affirms it should be preserved for future generations.
Local Re/Max Accent realtor Terry Sherell Fortson recently earned a graduate realtor institute designation from the Georgia and National Associations of Realtors.
Hinesville's Liberty Cinemas will show "Paranormal Activity" (R at 12:45 p.m., 3:15 p.m., 5:25 p.m., 7:35 p.m., 9:55 p.m.), "A Christmas Carol" (PG at 12:15 p.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m., 5:20 p.m., 7 p.m., 7:45 p.m., 9:20 p.m., 10:05 p.m.), "Michael Jackson's This Is It" (PG at 1:30 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7 p.m., 9:45 p.m.), "Saw VI" (R at 7:30 p.m., 9:45 ...
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.
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) - Soldiers who witnessed the shooting rampage at Fort Hood that left 13 people dead reported that the gunman shouted "Allahu Akbar!" before opening fire, the base commander said Friday.
Lt. Gen. Robert Cone said officials had not yet confirmed that the suspected shooter, Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan, made the comment, which is Arabic for "God is great!" before the rampage Thursday, which left 30 people wounded, including the gunman.
• Oct. 22 Simple battery 466 West Gen. Screven Way
• Arrest date: Sept. 4
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Army says 12 people have been killed and 31 wounded in a shooting rampage on the Fort Hood Army base in Texas.
Joseph Martin Elementary School's staff and students got excited about collecting money for annual United Way campaign this school year.
The third grade students in Debra Crowley and Carol Hough's gifted classes recently creating 3D models of Pilgrim homes.
Don't wait until the end of December to do a year-end financial review. This is a good time to begin developing new habits that will help you save money next year. Here are some ideas:
Washington is debating how tough legislation should be to reduce carbon emissions and slow global warming. Doomsayers are predicting the 21st-century rise in carbon dioxide will bring heating of the earth, flooding of coastal cities, increases in hurricane strength and frequency, proliferation of tropical diseases, extinction of species and more.
Republicans needn't trouble themselves to nominate a presidential candidate in 2012. No matter what, President Barack Obama will be running against George W. Bush.
According to Liberty County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Kenny Smiley, the area's 13th annual illuminated Christmas parade will change locations and routes this year.
A Sunday morning accident on South Main Street at Eunice Road temporarily closed the street after a 2004 Lexus RX flipped over and ended up ...
Richmond Hill resident and Ward's Auto Painting and Bodyworks owner Robbie Ward recently donated $1,000 to the fight against multiple sclerosis.
Arts on the Coast's annual exhibit, "Take Me to the Water," is set to open Thursday and runs through the summer.
In Matthew 18, Peter asked Jesus about the appropriate number times to forgive a person when they sin against you.
ATLANTA - Georgia Power has opened a new, state-of-the-art Social Media Center to meet the increasing demand for social media engagement and enhance customer service and ...
Dr. Elizabeth "Doll" Miller of Georgia Eye Institute helps more than human patients.
Well, it had to happen sooner or later.
From "Lethal Weapon" to "Bad Boys" to "Rush Hour," the buddy action-comedy has been one of the most overplayed, tried-and-true, clichéd genres out there.
An Amtrak train was damaged by what appeared to be an intentional roadblock on the tracks in Wayne County earlier this week, authorities said.
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This may be the first time I've ever written these words, but here goes: Georgia could learn a lesson from Louisiana.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that Metro Hinesville's unemployment rate for May was 5.1 percent, down 0.2 percentage point ...
SAVANNAH - Five years ago, the Ogeechee River saw the largest fish kill in Georgia history. More than 38,000 fish, mussels and, according to citizen ...
Leadership Southeast Georgia recently graduated the Class of 2016.