I ran my first marathon a week before my youngest daughter turned one. Never in her memory has there been a time when I didn’t dress primarily in spandex, consume copious amounts of gels and energy chews, or spend the dark early hours of a Saturday morning out on a run. It was after one of these long runs that I returned to find Ali, who was three at the time, on her stomach rolling back and forth over a foam roller. When I asked what she was doing she simply said, “Playing mommy.” In her eyes, this is ...
April 26, 2015 | Kim Cowart Deseret News | Outdoors/Recreation
Following his unexpected success with “Halloween” in 1978, filmmaker John Carpenter did fairly well with “The Fog” in 1980, but then hit it bigger the next year with “Escape From New York.” A hit when it opened, “Escape” has only increased in popularity over the years.
April 26, 2015 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | Things to do
Hinesville Mayor Jim Thomas recently signed two proclamations; one for Word Autistic Day and the other for Fair Housing Month.
April 26, 2015 | Staff Report | Lifestyle
Instagram selfies, Twitter hashtag-campaigns and funny Vines are normal parts of life on the Internet. So, don't be surprised if you find your boss monitoring your social media activity — and taking you to task for something deemed inappropriate.
April 25, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret News | Business
'Monkey Kingdom' (G) — 3 stars
April 25, 2015 | Doug Wright Deseret News | Things to do
There are many factors that might motivate a person to take on the challenge of remodeling a home. Some homeowners may have a specific event that finally pushes them over the edge to remodel (such as the last child leaving for college), while others may just feel it is finally time to execute the dream.
April 25, 2015 | Annie Schwemmer and Ann Robinson Deseret News | Hot Topics
The family-friendly TV series “Signed, Sealed, Delivered” and the vintage Western “The Dakotas” are on DVD this week.
April 25, 2015 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | Things to do
GREENBELT, Md. — For 25 years, the Hubble Space Telescope has been sending captivating images of the universe back to Earth.
April 25, 2015 | Natalie Crofts KSL | Hot Topics
Students who earned slots on the Taylors Creek Elementary honor roll during the third quarter were:
April 25, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Education
During spring, it's not uncommon to receive a lot of rain. And it's not uncommon for us to complain about it.
April 25, 2015 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
Hundreds of school-age children brought their parents with them to the YMCA soccer fields Wednesday for Liberty County's Ninth Annual Earth Day celebration.
April 25, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray | Local news
Dr. Valya Lee will continue to serve as superintendent of the Liberty County School System.
April 25, 2015 | By Jason Wermers | Education
A man was injured this morning in a rollover in Long County.
April 25, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Coastal Courier correspondent | Local news
The Ludowici Police Department recognized its seven full- and part-time 911 dispatchers April 15 to commemorate National Public Safety Telecommunications Week.
April 25, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Lifestyle
Students who were listed on the Lyman Hall Elementary honor roll for the third nine weeks were:
April 24, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Education
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About 15 percent of young adults ages 16-24 years old are not in school, nor are they in the workforce, according to the Ringer Center of Excellence Inc.
April 08, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray | Business
Registration deadline is April 13 for a Leisure Travel trip at April 18 to Brunswick for a cruise aboard the 200-foot, four-deck Emerald Princess, the "Jewel of the Golden Isles." The cost (transportation and admission) is $20 per person for active duty and spouse; $25 for others.
April 06, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Things to do
If you haven't been checking your receipts in Liberty County stores since Wednesday, you might want to.
April 04, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray | Local news
Some local high-school seniors were honored in a ceremony that praised more than their academic achievements.
April 04, 2015 | By Tiffany King | Education
A missing Wayne County woman's vehicle was discovered Friday afternoon in the Altamaha River.
April 04, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Coastal Courier correspondent | News
Ludowici native Dustin McGowan has been released by the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to a report Tuesday on cbssports.com.
March 31, 2015 | Staff report | Sports
Ludowici City Council modified the city's land development code at its March 10 meeting and learned the following week that a requested easement for the proposed McDonald's/Flash Foods had been approved.
March 26, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Local news
Heaven, apparently, can wait, a chain of Southern Baptist-owned bookstores says.
March 25, 2015 | Mark A. Kellner Deseret News | Faith
Federal and state authorities apparently removed students from housing at a private school in Ludowici Wednesday afternoon.
March 25, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | News
The city of Hinesville invites all sixth-grade students in Liberty County to participate in the "If I Were Mayor, I Would . . ." essay contest.
March 25, 2015 | Special to the Courier firstname.lastname@example.org | Education
The Long County Parent Teacher Organization recently presented a check for $7,000 to Smiley Elementary School Principal David Edwards during the group's meeting at SES.
March 25, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Coastal Courier correspondent | Education
The Liberty County High School baseball team was shut out twice in a doubleheader Saturday at Thomson.
March 25, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports
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March 25, 2015 | Staff Report | Sound off
The kid in me still loves sloppy Joes.
March 25, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray Courier staffer | Food
A two-vehicle accident on Highway 84 in Hinesville sent one woman to a hospital Wednesday. According to Hinesville Police Patrol Officer Jimmel Hargrove, the accident occurred around 12:15 pm.
March 25, 2015 | By Caitlin Kenney | News