Selena's Hair Studio will be hosting a hair and fashion showcase at 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 3, at the Midway Civic Center. Tickets are $10 each. For more information, call 408-2080.
Area personnel completed a Georgia Emergency Management Agency crash victim extrication course at Lake George Fire Department
Anton Lamar Foster Jr. was born on April 3 at 2:21 p.m. to Tiana Towns and Anton Foster of Allenhurst. He was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 5 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 18-3/4 inches. His maternal grandparents are the late Gloria Towns of Walthourville and Gary Holloman of Jacksonville. His paternal grandparents are Deborah Green of Greenville, N.C., and William Foster of Milledgeville. He is welcomed by his sister, Nadia Towns.
The 3rd Annual Midway Art Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 26, on the grounds of the Old Midway Church. Local artists and crafters will be in attendance to sell their artwork and work on pieces to show the public.
The Bradwell Institute weightlifting team state qualifiers competed in the Lee Murray GACA State Weightlifting meet in Perry recently, pitting their talent against some of the toughest competitors in the state.
STATESBORO -- The Eagles returned to full pads Tuesday morning for their 12th practice at the Georgia Southern football practice fields.
Henry and Phylena Barrett are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sharleeta Barrett, to Gregg Austin, son of Constance Austin.
Editor, I see in the Courier that our county commission chairman has proudly introduced his "Blue Ribbon Panel" to look into among other things; why LRMC has managed to lose 30 to 40 million of your tax dollars over the last 8 to 9 years.
Editor, I would like to discuss the county commissioners and THEIR meeting held on Tuesday, April 1. It is my opinion, after attending the meeting, they have forgotten they are representatives of the county tax paying citizens. Furthermore I learned, if the representative of the Citizens Advisory Council, Mr. John Henderson, has something to address they do not want to hear, they will cut off his presentation in mid stream in a very rude manner.
As families struggle with a weak economy due to the high cost of gas, low real estate prices, plus a regional drought, the legislature wanted to do all that we could to help weather the storm.
Editor, As we are nearing the completion of our national primaries and prepare for our state and local elections I have to reflect back on the intelligence of our forefathers in creating our democratic form of government.
Editor, They have made parents responsible for the driving activities of our children and created jobs for more state certified employees.
Editor, I appreciate the coverage the Coastal Courier gives to our efforts at LeConte-Woodmanston, but I need to clarify a few statements in the April 6 article "Group trying to breathe life back into Liberty treasure".
ATLANTA (AP) - The state of Georgia has promised about 1 billion dollars in transportation contracts that it doesn't have the money to pay.
Some national business organizations have hammered the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for proposing new rules on carbon pollution from existing power plants, cutting carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030, using 2005 levels as a baseline. What planet are they on?
If Congress actually listened to small-business owners, the minimum wage would be going up.
The Department of Exceptional Student Services of Long County Public Schools offers special-education services to eligible students. ages 3 through 21, and to children from birth through 21 who have hearing or visual impairments.
I like bologna - the mild sausage made from beef or meat scraps (beef, pork, turkey and/or chicken), not baloney, the mess you hear from TV infomercials about snake-oil pills that increase your memory, help you lose weight, fight bad breath and increase your personal wealth.
The 10th annual Henry "Hank" White Memorial Golf Tournament will tee off at 9 a.m. Aug. 2 at the Cherokee Rose Golf Course in Hinesville.
The Richmond Hill Area Tennis Association will hold an adult doubles tennis tournament beginning Aug. 15 at the Richmond Hill High School and Rec Department courts.
Two Hinesville firefighters were injured in an explosion Thursday morning, according to HFD Capt. Kris Johanson.
Junwei Ren, a 2014 graduate of Bradwell Institute, claimed second place in the nation in computer applications at the recent Future Business Leaders of America National Leadership Conference at the Gaylord Opryland in Nashville, Tenn. Georgia FBLA had 56 national winners.
As far back as 2010, the Ogeechee River has been called one of the most threatened rivers in the country by environmental groups such as the Southeast Environmental Law Center.
Midway Police Officer Russell Knox said it was solid police work and some luck that led to his apprehension of three armed-robbery suspects early Wednesday morning.
Editor, I never would have thought a small block of wood measuring about 1.5 inches by 2 inches could make me so angry.
NEW ORLEANS - Sun Belt Conference coaches voted new member Georgia Southern eighth in their 2014 preseason poll released Saturday, according to a news release from the school.
Walthourville Police Lt. Wade Long, attempting to initiate a traffic stop, was involved in a chase on Talmadge Road in Walthourville on Wednesday night.
With summer winding down and football season fast approaching, it is crucial for high-school programs to get as much out of the players as possible during their offseason conditioning programs.
I recently read a story of a lady who spent $30,000 so she could look like Kim Kardashian. Now, she has to spend the next few years paying it off.