I've learned during the past year that running several times a week is great for the heart and the muscle tone in my legs, but it doesn't address all parts of my body.
The Liberty/Long Department of Family and Children Services has seen changes in recent years, like highs from moving into a state-of-the-art facility and lows associated with state budget cuts.
If a proposed animal-ordinance overhaul is adopted, Liberty residents who own dangerous dogs would be required to register and microchip the animals and carry liability insurance greater than $15,000.
Schools may no longer offer home economics classes, but a local group this month will prove that quilting is a thriving art with a Hinesville Area Arts Council exhibition.
A United States District Court judge Feb. 25 denied a Liberty County School System motion to dismiss a civil suit.
It may not be a Hollywood casting call, but the Liberty Theater Company on Tuesday and Wednesday will hold auditions for its spring comedy, "Barefoot in the Park."
The STAR students from First Presbyterian Christian Academy, Liberty County High School and Bradwell Institute were recognized Thursday in a sentimental ceremony that also honored teachers, both new and veteran.
Governor's Office of Student Achievement academic auditors on Friday presented preliminary findings of an investigation into Waldo Pafford Elementary School test practices, but the conclusion was ambiguous.
Liberty County High School's Celebrating Student Success dynamic team recently launched a new Senior of the Week endeavor that shines light on seniors who aren't necessarily in the spotlight.
The Governor's Office of Student Achievement representatives this week conducted an audit that questions the honesty of some Liberty County School System class performances on the CRCT.
More than 60 Savannah Technical College Liberty Campus students on Monday received a lecture that's not typically given within the school's halls.
Taxes - it's the buzzword of the moment for the Liberty County commissioners, who on Thursday received a report on current collections, new vehicle-tax laws and upcoming property-tax sales from Tax Commissioner Virgil Jones.
The Liberty County Board of Education is seeking community feedback on whether to change its school times for the coming school year.
The Liberty County Development Authority on Monday authorized a Midway Industrial Park chemical company to install a ModSpace office trailer within the park to accommodate additional staff.
Local eateries may notice that diners are swapping burgers for salads, and drivers may have already observed the group that walks along Memorial Drive three afternoons a week.
While much of the talk about sequestration has focused on cuts to the military and civilian employees, federal budget cuts will also impact senior citizens.
Some accounting students devote their time to learning how to steal money. And law enforcement officials have to experience tazings and pepper sprays before they can carry those items on their belts - but the way crime procedures are presented on TV is a "bunch of horse hockey."
Sixth-grade Lewis Frasier Middle School student Marcel Facey does his work as usual on a Wednesday afternoon during his fourth-period class with science teacher Jeremy Meadows.
It's been more than three weeks since my athletic activities grinded to a halt due to my sprained ankle - but I'm happy to report an adorable new distraction.
Midway Middle School placed second in its bracket for the PepsiCo Dream Machine Recycle Rally, a victory that comes a $10,000 for green improvements. "Our students, faculty and the community worked so hard this year," teacher and coordinator Joy Kennedy said. "I am so excited -- second place in the nation."
The Liberty County Board of Education decided Wednesday to interview seven superintendent candidates for the seat that becomes vacant June 1.
Controversial topics were back on the table Tuesday as the Liberty County Board of Education discussed proposed revisions to its code of conduct for the coming school year.
The Courier on Wednesday printed incorrect CCRPI scores for Long County's schools, an error that originated from variations in Georgia Department of Education data online.
Routine items handled by the Liberty County Commission last week included:
Construction began last month on a single-pole 115 kilovolt transmission line between Bryan and Liberty counties, and it's expected to pick up this summer.
When the U.S. House of Representatives convenes in 2015, Coastal Georgia will have a new representative.
They have spent Thursday mornings during the past year counting, packing and sorting thousands of meals for the Liberty County Backpack Buddies program, and 12 students from Liberty County High School's life-skills class were recognized for their efforts this week.
The Liberty County School System could use some improvement in its middle-grades performance, according to Georgia's College and Career Ready Performance Index grades released Tuesday.
Though the formal announcement came in Savannah, state Sen. Earl "Buddy" Carter announced Monday his intention to run for U.S. congress in Georgia's 1st District in Bradwell Park.
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