Scammers have gotten even more creative and have come up with some ingenious ways to either get you to part with your money or steal your personal information.
By all accounts, Barack Obama's father, the Kenyan student studying in America, was cocksure and impressed with his own talents. The arrogance gene must be dominant. Obama clearly has it.
Editor, My name is Chantai Thomas. I am 12 years old and live in Ludowici. I have an 8-year-old sister named Chyrish. My mother is physically disabled because of a car accident and my sister and I live with our disabled grandparents. My grandmother, Cynthia, is 58 and has major back troubles. She is almost unable to walk. Her legs and back cause her great pain and she is going to have surgery to fix her problems. I fear that under the new health-care plan, her insurance will not cover the costs of her surgery.
A Georgia Land Conservation Program project in Long and McIntosh counties to protect several miles of land along to the Altamaha River, an ancient forest containing champion trees, and rare and endangered species, was announced recently.
SAVANNAH - Early Start Child Care Resource and Referral of Southeast Georgia, operated by the economic development division of Savannah Technical College, has received a $1.11 million grant to expand its services to 34 counties in the area.
Local nonprofit organizations have until 5 p.m. Sept. 14 to declare their intent to apply for funding from United Way of the Coastal Empire.
Can you believe summer is almost over? I'm not ready for it to be over, although I might prefer it to be just a little cooler. I'm particularly not ready for the fall cold and flu season or the extra concern and preparations the H1N1 or H5N1 virus may mean for our community.
ATLANTA - By the end of this summer, more than one million Americans will have fallen into the "doughnut hole" - a coverage gap in Medicare's prescription drug program that leaves individuals on the hook for all of their drug costs while still paying premiums.
Two of our grandchildren spent the night at our house last night. At some point in the evening, I suddenly realized that an alien had taken over my brain. Either that, or I'd developed late-onset multiple personality disorder.
Here are 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) Despite your Aries penchant for wanting to tackle a problem head-on, you might want to take a little more time to see how a current situation develops. It could surprise you.
Liberty County School System officials say the first week of the 2009-10 school year has, overall, gone smoothly. Students began classes at the county's 14 public schools Aug. 6.
Fallen Marine Capt. Matthew Freeman, 29, of Richmond Hill is being remembered as a good man, a devoted family man and a true patriot.
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I called Democratic Congressman Jim Marshall who represents Georgia's 8th Congressional District in Middle Georgia to check the status of health care reform currently lurching its way through Congress. I know what is being proposed. What I wanted to know was if this hydra-headed monster has a chance of passage. I had been told he was one person in Washington who would not give me the party line on this controversial issue. He would tell it like it is. And he did.
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 in 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.
Love for family is taught in God's word, and must be practiced. However, love for God must come first.
ATLANTA - Rachel Trawick, who has ties to this area, recently received the Georgia State University Department of Respiratory Therapy Student Service Award.
Take a bike and paddle tour in Darien Saturday.
BRUNSWICK - Bring the kids, tell your friends, sharpen up your old-timey game skills. It's time to celebrate Independence Day with an evening of fun ...
Today, U.K. citizens will make their most important national decision since the Second World War, much more important than even a general election. The ...
A man was displaced after his home on the 200 block of Rye Patch Road in western Liberty County filled quickly with smoke Wednesday night.