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.
August 29, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
Ja'Caleb Ramel Tippins was born at 8:03 a.m. Aug. 14 to Natasha Staton and Jamel Staton of Glennville.
August 28, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
For the first time in American history, schools are in for a massive demographic shift. This fall the overall number of Latino, African-American, Native and Asian students will outnumber non-Hispanic white students.
August 28, 2014 | Desert News Service | Education
STATESBORO - In 2012, the PBS show Time Team America tracked the adventures of a Georgia Southern University archaeologist and students at Camp Lawton, a Civil War POW camp in Millen, as they uncovered buried secrets using the latest technology and decades of expertise.
August 28, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
For many environmental organizations in Georgia, Earth Day will never be the same.
August 28, 2014 | By Buddy Carter Guest columnist | Opinion
Editor, My hat goes off to the Tri County RC Flyers for their recent airshow and the thousands of dollars they raised for wounded veterans. Unfortunately, the Courier's story contained a description of the Wounded Warrior Project organization that was misleading and is inaccurate. It read "… which helps veterans wounded in conflict…"
August 28, 2014 | Staff Report | Opinion
The price that students and adults pay for lunches increased this year in Long County, according to school nutrition director Stephanie Fox.
August 28, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News
Editor, My wife went grocery shopping the morning of Aug. 21 with our 2-year-old son. While shopping, she bumped into another shopper along the way several times and made small talk. My son started to get bored and upset, so my wife cut her trip short and headed to the checkout.
August 27, 2014 | Staff Report | Opinion
The Georgia Department of Education, along with its partners - The Ritz-Carlton Hotels of Georgia, the Georgia Association of Educators and the Georgia Foundation for Public Education - now is accepting applications for the 2015 Georgia Family-Friendly Partnership School Awards.
August 27, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Education
Here's what the stars hold for you this week:
August 27, 2014 | Staff Report | Lifestyle
Donald Bernard Greene III was born at 9:40 a.m. Aug. 10 to Lequitta Walthour of Hinesville.
August 27, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
Gov. Nathan Deal on Monday recommended the State Board of Education amend state policy to allow computer programming courses to satisfy core requirements - math, science or foreign language - for receiving a high-school diploma. Deal is asking the Board of Regents of the University System to follow suit by accepting these courses for admission into institutions of higher education.
August 27, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Education
It is a potential killer whose numbers rival the deadly Ebola virus and it doesn't get near the attention it should. Unlike the dreaded illness currently ravaging West Africa this is one with a quick cure.
August 27, 2014 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion
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August 27, 2014 | Anonymous calls | Sound off
August 27, 2014 | Staff Report | Public Safety
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Members of the 2014 Leadership Liberty class will be present at a garden dedication at the Senior Citizens Inc. Liberty County Activity Center at 11 a.m. Friday at 800 Tupelo Trail in Hinesville.
August 13, 2014 | Special to the Courier | News
Register early at www.active.com for the Dawn of the Zombies 5K run, which starts at 8 a.m. Oct. 18 at Holbrook Outdoor Recreation Area.
August 11, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
How do you create positive community change? That is a good question. It is one that the national organization, Keep America Beautiful, has been fine-tuning a solution since the 1950s.
August 05, 2014 | By Sara Swida Columnist | Opinion
Taylor Leanne Sledge was born at 8:09 a.m. July 25 to Soweto Brown and Tyler Sledge of Hinesville.
August 05, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
Some missing something or the other required me to prowl through closets at Mama's house. That's when I found it. I pulled it out and smiled broadly, warmed by the memories it evoked.
August 05, 2014 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | Opinion
A massive scavenger hunt soon will wind through the streets of Liberty County to help raise funds for and boost Alzheimer's awareness in the community while providing a day of fun for area families.
August 05, 2014 | By Hollie Moore Barnidge | Lifestyle
Highway 119 from its intersection with Highway 144 on Fort Stewart to the post's north boundary will be closed for about an hour Thursday afternoon.
August 05, 2014 | Special to the Courier | News
The Tradeport East Business Center in Midway soon will receive a high-pressure gas line thanks to a $46 million expansion of Atlanta Gas Light's Strategic Infrastructure Development and Enhancement program.
August 05, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee | Business
A child reported abducted Monday night is safe and with his mother, according to Liberty County Sheriff's Office Det. Chris Reed
August 05, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | News
The Georgia Department of Education has implemented a new way to measure student progress, and Liberty County students are faring well.
August 05, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee | Education
Hinesville city leaders on Friday completed two days discussing issues that affect Hinesville residents and setting goals for the coming year during this year's planning workshop on St. Simons Island.
August 05, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray | News
Editor, According to the Georgia Environmental Protection Division, our water source is slowly being polluted with saltwater, and the coastal area of Georgia will have to reduce the amount of water that it pulls from the Floridan aquifer by 17 million gallons a day.
August 04, 2014 | Staff Report | Opinion
During 1958-85, almost everyone in Liberty and Long counties knew the name of Dr. Whitman Fraser.
August 04, 2014 | By Margie Love Columnist | Lifestyle
An Amber alert has been issued for a 2-year-old Gum Branch boy, who went missing Monday afternoon.
August 04, 2014 | Staff report | Public Safety
Julian Brian Rivera was born at 7:14 p.m. July 21 to Shawna Norris of Denton, Texas, and Christopher Rivera of Dallas, Texas.
August 04, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations