Some 53,000 children in a single county in Georgia are on the verge of having their future threatened by the inappropriate actions of their Board of Education.
Hello friends and fishermen, ole Tight Line here.
Taped next to a light switch in my house is a photo of an Appalachian mountain that has been mined for coal by blowing off its peak. That photo reminds me to keep the light off as much as I can.
Regular Meeting, April 1, 6 p.m.
LTC (ret.) and Mrs. Christopher Curry of Jesup are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Christy Janette Curry of Statesboro to John Weston Rikard, son of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Rikard of Marietta.
Editor, Beth Porter was seven months pregnant with our little Reid Porter. It was a happy time in my son Joshua and Beth's lives. They had already lost a child in a miscarriage.
If you own a small business, you've got a lot to think about; attracting customers, holding down expenses, keeping up with trends and competitors -- the list goes on and on.
J. David Martin and Patricia J. Martin of Waycross are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Celina Michelle Martin of Waycross, to Paul Joseph Barbee of Hinesville, son of Anna L. Barbee and the late Dennis F. Barbee of Hinesville.
VIP Office Furniture and Supply, a coastal area office supplies and office furniture dealer, recently received a sales award from National Office Furniture.
What's the difference? There were two articles in the March 14 edition of the Courier about two drug busts. The one in Ludowici was charged with a "felony" for possession of marijuana, but the one in Walthourville was charged with a "misdemeanor" for possession of marijuana. What's up with that?
The Coastal Georgia Area Community Action Authority will distribute USDA surplus commodities to eligible residents April 16-18.
A military broadcast about activities in Iraq. Click on the media player at left to view the broadcast. It lasts about 10 minutes.
The GED test will be given at Altamaha Technical College's Jesup campus on Monday-Monday, April 7-8, from 5-9 p.m.
During his earthly ministry, Jesus loved and accepted people just as they were. To the rich, poor, popular and the not so famous, his message was the same.
The Long County High School football team fell Friday, 23-14, to cross-county rival Tattnall County.
SAVANNAH - With the public's help, Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department Downtown Precinct detectives on Wednesday identified and arrested a suspect in the Battlefield Park vandalization incident that occured March 2.
Members of the Ludowici Police Department on Wednesday took the Ice Bucket Challenge to help raise awareness and money for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) research.
The city of Hinesville recently was named the winner of the Sister Cities International 2014 Innovation Award - Economic Development for a city with a population less than 100,000. The announcement was made during the SCI's 58th annual conference Aug. 2.
A Georgia State University economist is predicting that Georgia's economic growth will be solid in the coming years.
The Liberty County Development Authority recently received an award of excellence for one of its marketing projects at the Southern Economic Development Council annual conference, held Aug. 3-5 in Memphis, Tennessee.
A Hinesville woman was viciously attacked Wednesday night while sitting at home, according to the Hinesville Police Department.
The city of Ludowici recently received a $500,000 grant through the state's Community Development Block Grant Program. The award was announced Aug. 19 in a letter from Gov. Nathan Deal, who said Ludowici was one of only 71 communities in Georgia to receive a grant.
Carson David Acosta was born at 2:11 p.m. Aug. 10 to Sarah Brown of Rural Hall, North Carolina, and Austin Acosta of Brush, Colorado.
"Sin City: A Dame to Kill For" is the long-awaited sequel to the graphically stylized hit from 2005.
Tybee Island is having a Labor Day Beach Bash Sunday. The party will be around Tybee Pier and Pavilion. It will include live music featuring the Swingin' Medallions starting at 7 p.m. A fireworks display will start around 9:15 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.visittybee.com.
KETCHIKAN, Alaska - A group of anglers in Alaska caught more than fish when capturing amazing footage of a sea lion being tossed in the air by a killer whale.
Recent reports filed at the Hinesville Police Department include:
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