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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".
I've always been one of those persons who won't hire someone to do something for me if I can do it myself, such as painting my house, building a deck, building a utility barn, caring for my own lawn, installing new flooring, etc. It was just the way I was raised. And it stuck.
I am not sure why I was dreaming about my high-school physical-education days, but there I was in gym class, all 98 pounds of me, calling for the home run.
Draven River Crighton was born at 8:13 p.m. Aug. 27 to Morgan Crighton and Chance J. Crighton Jr. of Ludowici.
When I think back on the days of my youth, that time when I had the privilege of traveling on the NASCAR circuit, it would be hard to pick a lesson learned that was more important than another.
Recent reports to the Hinesville Police Department include:
I am superficial. I know that looks matter - when it comes to our community's appearance, that is.
Editor, I'm appalled - to say the least - at the extravagant salary paid to Liberty County School System Superintendent Dr. Valya Lee.
This is a heads-up: It's time to invite someone to church.
Emily Michelle Turner was born at 4:13 p.m. Aug. 24 to Katreana Thompson of Hinesville and Eric Turner of Hinesville.
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Bend-the-Bar: Registration is under way for the Stewart/Hunter "Bend-the-Bar" Powerlifting and Bench Press Challenge Saturday at 4thIBCT Fitness Center.
Five generations in the family of Mary H. Clark of Fleming recently gathered. From left, Clark; great-grandson Robert Sauls, holding great-great-grandson Matty; granddaughter Suzann Sauls; and son Ronnie Clark.
Hello, friends and neighbors all around the coastal region.
Randy Bishop of Georgia Arson Control on Wednesday presented former Sunbury resident Willow Duncan with a $2,500 check for her role in convicting the arsonist who burned down an abandoned store in Sunbury.
Here are some recent reports filed with the Liberty County Sheriff's Office: