ATLANTA - Georgia Tech senior Michael Johnson is one of 36 student-athletes named to the watch list for the Ted Hendricks Award as the nation's top defensive end.
BRUNSWICK - The beach is empty, but the deserted stretch was obviously full of activity the night before, as evidenced by turtle crawl tracks zigzagging from the surf to nest sites in the dunes. A joint research effort can now tell biologists which turtles made these tracks.
The Georgia Department of Agriculture invites Georgians to participate in its Dog and Cat License Plate art contest. As part of a funding initiative for the Dog and Cat Sterilization Program, the contest will determine a design for a new license plate to benefit the program. To submit designs, participants should adhere to the following guidelines. Complete rules are available at www.agr.georgia.gov.
ATLANTA - Gov. Sonny Perdue released the statement following the release of Adequate Yearly Progress data and graduation rates:
SAVANNAH - Savannah Technical College named Victor Burke as the college's 2008 Rick Perkins Award Winner. Burke has been an employee of STC for more than 14 years and is currently the department head for Criminal Justice.
Fort Stewart Youth Challenge Academy announced that vocational scholarships have been awarded to recent program graduates Atting Eminue and Michael Niegbruegge. The scholarships, made possible by a grant from the Wal-Mart Foundation, will allow Atting and Michael to continue their education and job training through vocational programs in Georgia.
Loretta R. Williams of Hinesville has been named to the dean's list at Georgia Southwestern State University.
Malerie Rose Brockway was born at 3:02 June 25 to Kimberly Brockway of Midway and William Gordon of Hinesville.
Hisani Chase Hopps was born at 7:29 a.m. June 25 to Eloise Nicole Gaines of Jesup and Hodari Cox Hopps of Jesup.
Franklin Kareem Brown Jr. was born at 9:11 a.m. June 30 to Schaneek Elaine Brown of Hinesville and Franklin Kareem Brown of Riceboro.
A'mari Irene J'ry Dennis was born at 9:41 p.m. June 25 to Petrina Dennis of Midway.
Quamere Willie Mitchell was born at 10:36 a.m. June 26 to Mealetha Caldwell of Hinesville and Willie A. Mitchell of Hinesville.
Adarius Mykell Watson was born at 3:32 p.m. June 28 to Ayanna M. Y. Watson of Utica, New York.
The following warranty deeds were filed with Liberty County Clerk of Court Barry Wilkes' office from June 23-27. The listings include the names of the sellers and buyers, the book and page where the deed can be found in deed books in the clerk's office, the transfer tax (which gives an estimate of the price paid, based on $1 per $1,000) and a description of the property, which may be the subdivision and/or Georgia Militia District where it is located. Refer to the accompanying map for the GMD numbers.
The public is invited to join Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield in celebrations of Independence Day.
The Long County Board of Education unanimously adopted a budget for fiscal-year 2016-17 Monday.
This is a bit weird. I find myself in the position of having to defend politicians. Well, not all of them, just the good ones.
Anytime Fitness celebrated its first anniversary Saturday.
A Sunday accident on South Main Street at Eunice Road temporarily closed the street after a 2004 Lexus RX flipped over and ended up in ...
Members of the 2016 Leadership Liberty Class graduated and were recognized during a June 24 dinner. Each graduate received a plaque from Liberty County Chamber ...
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Leadership Southeast Georgia recently graduated the Class of 2016. The 28 community leaders spent five months learning about the regional economy. The graduates include James ...
As Republicans and Democrats prepare for their national nominating conventions next month, it's clear that this has become one of the strangest - and most ...
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SAVANNAH - How much of a nutrient load is too much for Georgia's coastal rivers and estuaries? A research team from University of Georgia Skidaway ...
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Coastal Courier military reporter Caitlin Kenney recently completed a more-than-two-week adventure that saw her embedded with 3rd Infantry Division soldiers in Poland and Gabon.