SAVANNAH - A group of Savannah Technical College staff members will travel to Atlanta next month to receive the Governor's Commendation for Excellence in Customer Service. The Liberty Campus Student Success Team was selected from among 240 nominees representing 39 state agencies.
ATLANTA - Georgia's tax collections plummeted sharply again in June, leaving the state's bank account more than $1.9 billion below where it stood this time last year and forcing Gov. Sonny Perdue to dip even deeper into dwindling reserve funds.
Sanai Barbara Coprick was born to Ramahalah and Nicholas Coprick at 2:30 a.m. on June 10. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Sanai weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 19 inches.
David Andrew Lucas was born to Melissa Anne Lucas and Paul David Lucas at 11:24 a.m. on June 11. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby David weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 21 inches.
Khloe Ann Bain was born to Rebecca and Johney Bain at 7:56 a.m. on June 10. Born at Wayne Memorial, baby Khloe weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and measured 18 inches.
Jahzaria Amari Gibbs was born to Te'Erra Anderson and Charles Gibbs at 11:06 a.m. on June 10. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Jahzaria weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces and measured 19 inches.
Daunte Christian Johnson was born to Khadijah Herrington and Tomara Daunte Johnson at 9:19 a.m. on June 10. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Daunte weighed 5 pounds, 1 ounce and measured 19 inches.
Clyde E. Layton and the Rev. Glenda F. Layton, in the presence of their family and friends, celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary June 27 with a reaffirmation ceremony at Bethel AME Church. Elder Henry Frasier Sr. officiated.
A fire at Interstate Paper in Riceboro damaged machinery at the plant Saturday afternoon. Several fire and rescue departments from Liberty County responded.
SAVANNAH - The Georgia Division of Public Health has confirmed additional cases of swine flu in the Coastal Health District.
The CHD is comprised of Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long, and McIntosh counties.
Metro Hinesville's unemployment rate jumped two-tenths of a percent to 7.4 percent in May, but is still below the state average.
Hinesville's Liberty Cinemas will show "Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs" (PG at 11:45 a.m., 12:45 p.m., 2:15 p.m., 3 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 7:15 p.m., 8 p.m. 9:15
Here are some of the issues that 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:
About 65 Long County High School seniors - more than a third of the Class of 2016 - attended a baccalaureate service May 15 at the school.
Diamonds are a girl's best friend? If you ask Leary Frasier, she says her husband, Elder Henry Frasier, is her best friend.
This week's rain has been good. Rain is a friend to folks, like us, who live on dirt roads. I hate dust.
Jody Grooms, the head coach of Wayne County High School's football team, and his wife, Sharon Grooms, a special-education teacher at the school, were ...
With Memorial Day weekend just around the corner, many are gearing up to celebrate the unofficial kickoff of the summer season by firing up the ...
Area state historic sites are gearing up for Junior Ranger Camps early next month.
Knowing this first, that there shall come in the last days scoffers, walking after their own lusts,
With six weeks to go until the "election of the century," Raymond Cooper was feeling pretty good about his prospects. His plan, it seemed, was ...
These opinions are not the Courier's. Callers do not identify themselves, so we can verify neither sources nor motives. Call 876-3733. You may also ...
Long County football standout Brendon Scott signed papers Tuesday to play for LaGrange College next year.
Editor, It's that wonderful time again when politicians seeking office put on their best (and worst) theatrical performances in an attempt to convince voters ...
The Long County School System broke ground Tuesday for a new school to serve grades three through eight.
With only nine days of spring football practice under the Panthers' collective belts, it was understandable that Liberty County didn't exactly look razor sharp ...
Fort Morris State Historic Site will mark Memorial Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 30 with hourly Revolutionary War soldier talks ...
The Hinesville Area Board of Realtors presented $1,000 Thursday to the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce to support the ESPLOST campaign.