Each year, media specialists, computer-lab teachers and academic coaches are invited to attend the Liberty County School System Media and Technology Showcase.
October 09, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Education
The Liberty County School System Technology Department is offering an "App-tastic" App of the Month to all teachers.
October 08, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Education
RICHMOND HILL - The Richmond Hill Rotary Club and Georgia Game Changers raised over $2,500 on Saturday to help eradicate polio during the Pacing for Polio 5K fundraiser at J.F. Gregory Park.
October 08, 2014 | By Hollie Moore Barnidge | Lifestyle
If I die anytime soon - and I have no plans to do so at the moment - please see that the first paragraph of my obituary reads, "He was past president of the University of Georgia National Alumni Association." You can save for later paragraphs the part about my being often mistaken for Brad Pitt and my uncanny ability to put commas where they don't belong.
October 08, 2014 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion
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October 08, 2014 | Anonymous calls | Sound off
SNF Floquip has announced it will double its Midway Industrial Park plant, investing about $7 million in the expansion.
October 08, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Business
Three local veterans representing three different wars sat down together to talk about their recent trip to Washington, D.C., with the Honor Flight Savannah but also to share and compare war stories from World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War.
October 08, 2014 | Randy C. Murray | Local news
Reports recently filed with the Liberty County Sheriff's Office include:
October 08, 2014 | Staff Report | News
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce attended a ribbon cutting for Balbo and Gregg, Attorneys at Law, P.C., Sept. 26 at the practice's new Hinesville location, 410-A Gen. Screven Way.
October 07, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Business
Maurquice J. Gaulden was born Sept. 24 to Tarquita Roberts of Hinesville and Maurice Gaulden of Hinesville.
October 07, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
"And Samuel said unto Jesse, 'Are all thy children here?' And he said, 'There remaineth yet the youngest, and behold, he keeps the sheep.' Samuel said unto Jesse, 'Send and fetch him, for we will not sit down till he come hither.' And he went and brought him in. Now he was ruddy, and withal of a beautiful countenance, and goodly to look to. And the Lord said, 'Arise, anoint him, for this is he.'" - I Samuel 16:11-12
October 07, 2014 | By Pastor Bernard Harper Columnist | Faith
Seventeen local employers took part in a military career fair and hiring event for active-duty soldiers, veterans and military family members Tuesday morning on Fort Stewart.
October 07, 2014 | Randy C. Murray | Military
Long County's Lady Blue Tide softball team lost 4-0 and 1-0 against Bacon County Monday. The loss happened during the girls' second round of the Region 2-AA playoffs.
October 07, 2014 | Staff report | Sports
For Lucile Smiley, service is a way of life.
October 07, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee | Local news
The USS Georgia, an Ohio-class submarine that was launched in November 1982, recently returned home to Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, adjacent to St. Marys in Camden County.
October 07, 2014 | Randy C. Murray | Military
Archive site results
A debate between the candidates for Georgia's Congressional District 12 will be online this evening.
October 16, 2014 | Special to the Courier | News
A severe thunderstorm watch issued for the area is to be in effect until midnight.
October 14, 2014 | Staff Report | News
The 33rd annual Long County Wildlife Festival is from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday at the festival site adjacent to Darwell Long Road. The event will feature arts and crafts, a petting zoo, a kid's playland, an archery range, a turkey shoot, karaoke, a catfish pond, a shotgun raffle, a pig chase and other exhibits and demonstrations. Food also will be available. Becky Fowler said the Long County Wildlife Festival committee supports local schools, businesses and other ventures, including Relay for Life and the Smiley Elementary Trunk-or-Treat. For information, call Fowler at 545-2167 or 610-5784, or Beverly ...
October 08, 2014 | Staff Report | Lifestyle
Pacing for Polio, a fundraising 5K race and evening of events, will start at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4 at the pavilion in Richmond Hill's J.F. Gregory Park.
October 02, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Sports
For 2014 Bradwell Institute graduate Sharlisa Swift, some days at work look "like something you only see in movies."
October 01, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Business
A seminar on attracting wildlife to a yard will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Fort McAllister State Park, 3894 Fort McAllister Road in Richmond Hill
September 30, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
I remember watching the first season of Survivor in 2000. It was a new kind of television and seemed exciting. Television reviewers wondered if it would catch on. Little did they know how big reality TV would become. 14 years later, there are countless reality shows and entire networks devoted to the genre. It's too bad, really, because most of reality TV ignores the original mission of television: to entertain, to educate and to inform. It's time to be very choosy about the reality TV we watch. Here's why.
September 28, 2014 | By Amy Peterson FamilyShare | Hot Topics
TYBEE ISLAND – The 10th Annual Tybee Island Pirate Fest is set for Oct. 9-12, bringing swashbuckling, family-friendly fun for Columbus Day weekend.
September 28, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
Into the Sun Tanning Salon hosted a grand re-opening and ribbon cutting Sept. 18 to celebrate its new location at 21 Isle of Wight Road in Midway.
September 28, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Business
Jackson Lanier McCain was born at 12:34 a.m. Sept. 11 to Christina B. McCain and Dustin L. McCain of Midway.
September 27, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
A homicide was reported in the Kilkenny area of Bryan County on Friday night, and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is handling the matter.
September 27, 2014 | Staff report | News
Facebook was once a place to post how you were feeling and where you were going to spend your Saturdays.
September 27, 2014 | By Herb Scribner Deseret News | Hot Topics
ATLANTA - Metro Hinesville's unemployment rate for August was 9.1 percent, down 0.1 percent from 9.2 percent in July, the Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday.
September 27, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Business
It took two and a half years, a lot of hard work, sheer determination and always keeping the faith. Friday night all the bumps, bruises and losses seemed worth it as the First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlander football team earned their first win of their football program beating Crisp Academy18-6 at home.
September 26, 2014 | Patty Leon | Sports
Colton Lee Tucker was born Sept. 11 to Stacy Lynn Tucker of Hinesville.
September 26, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations