"Bourbon," master distiller Phil Prichard said, "by its very nature, is a traditional American spirit. And, of course, I always like to talk about bourbon."
October 22, 2014 | Special to the Courier | News4U
Recent reports filed at the Liberty County Sheriff's Office included:
October 22, 2014 | Staff Report | Public Safety
Ten years ago, 3rd Infantry Division Artillery was inactivated as the Army transitioned to a modular force. One year ago, the 42nd Fires Brigade was activated at Fort Stewart.
October 22, 2014 | Randy C. Murray | Military
For many, October is a month that focuses on Halloween, Columbus Day and breast-cancer awareness.
October 22, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Lifestyle
Gov. Nathan Deal on Monday named the members of the Georgia Ebola Response Team, which was created by executive order to assess current state health and emergency-management procedures and produce necessary recommendations to minimize any potential impact of the disease in Georgia.
October 22, 2014 | Special to the Courier | News
A fatal wreck Saturday afternoon on Highway 301 in Long County appears to have ties to an incident that occurred at a Richmond Hill hotel earlier that day.
October 22, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety
Coastal Electric Cooperative and its foundation awarded 16 grants totaling over $22,000 Wednesday and Thursday to teachers in Bryan, Liberty and McIntosh counties. The winning teachers were caught by surprise when Bright Ideas Prize Patrol members came to their classrooms to present them with giant balloon bouquets, gifts and checks.
October 21, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Education
Interstate Credit Union's Midway branch celebrated International Credit Union Day on Oct. 16.
October 21, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Business
Rah'Kingh Jamal was born at 7:17 p.m. Sept. 24 to Itoina K. Williams of Brunswick and Rashad Miller of Midway.
October 21, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
Yes, I know that I am, occasionally, prone to embellishment. But trust me when I say this is the law and the gospel: I have a longtime friend who only calls me when someone dies. Most times, I know the person, but sometimes I don't have a clue the person ever existed.
October 21, 2014 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | Opinion
Georgia's First Lady, Sandra Deal, stopped by the Liberty County Pre-K Center on Tuesday morning as part of her state-wide tour to promote literacy and celebrate Georgia's Pre-K Month.
October 21, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee | Education
This month, we are making a positive difference for our local waterways by participating in the statewide Rivers Alive waterway cleanups.
October 21, 2014 | By Sara Swida Columnist | Opinion
Liberty County's home game Friday against Windsor Forest is a big one beyond just being this year's homecoming contest.
October 21, 2014 | Patty Leon | Sports
Bradwell Institute will be at South Effingham on Friday to take on the Mustangs in a Region 3-AAAAA contest.
October 21, 2014 | Patty Leon | Sports
The Long County High School football team will be looking to accomplish something Friday that it hasn't done to date: beat McIntosh County.
October 21, 2014 | Mike Riddle | Sports
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ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor's GeorgiaBEST program will be featured in a live Twitter chat from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday.
October 27, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Business
Pembroke and the Downtown Development Authority will host the annual 5K/10K and Spooktacular festival Saturday in the city.
October 23, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Sports
Operation Rising Star
October 20, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
Caesarstone Technology is having a job fair for management positions from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday at the Georgia Department of Labor's Savannah Career Center at 5520 White Bluff Road.
October 16, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Correspondent | Business
A debate between the candidates for Georgia's Congressional District 12 will be online this evening.
October 16, 2014 | Special to the Courier | News
The Midway Museum will host tours of the Midway Cemetery on Oct. 25. Tours will start promptly at 6, 7 and 8 p.m.
October 16, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
A severe thunderstorm watch issued for the area is to be in effect until midnight.
October 14, 2014 | Staff Report | News
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
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
Reports recently filed with the Liberty County Sheriff's Office include:
October 08, 2014 | Staff Report | News