Bradwell Institute fell at home 13-6 while hosting Calvary Day Friday night. Liberty County High School shutout the McIntosh County Academy Buccaneers 33-0 at Donell ...
September 04, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports
Every kindergarten and prekindergarten student in Georgia will receive a book to take home, an initiative organized by the Georgia Department of Education and partners ...
September 04, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Education
The new school year is here, which means students are also playing fall sports. As parents consider the various athletic opportunities available to their kids ...
September 04, 2015 | By Dr. Mark Kishel Guest columnist | Opinion
Have you seen the movie "War Room"? We had a group of almost 70 go from our church the night it opened, and a few ...
September 04, 2015 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
"No Escape" is typical end-of-summer fare, but it knows what it's doing and does it well - even if it does go a bit too ...
September 04, 2015 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Things to do
FORT POLK, La. – Senegal army staff officers, in an effort to build the foundation for its training center in western Africa, participated in rotation 15-10 ...
September 04, 2015 | By Capt. Chad Ashe Joint Readiness Training Center Operations Group | SendMeToJRTC
FORT POLK, La. - The 1192nd Engineer Company, 16th Engineer Brigade, Ohio National Guard is a heavy construction engineer company assigned to the 9th Brigade Engineer ...
September 04, 2015 | Capt. Chad Ashe Joint Readiness Training Center Operations Group | SendMeToJRTC
Night operations, a trained enemy and the Louisiana heat are waiting for 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division soldiers at the Joint Readiness ...
September 04, 2015 | Caitlin Kenney | SendMeToJRTC
Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider, as recommended by Ok.com. Because not all are appropriate for younger children ...
September 04, 2015 | Deseret Connect Deseret News | Trending
An enchanting comedy-drama with a wonderful performance by Blythe Danner is on Blu-ray and DVD this week, along with the latest “Mad Max” adventure.
September 04, 2015 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | Trending
"Jimmy's Hall" may be set in 1932, but there's no way to review this kind of film without considering it in a modern ...
September 04, 2015 | Josh Terry Deseret News | Trending
It’s hard to believe that in a year where Disney’s movie lineup includes an Avengers sequel, two Pixar releases and “Star Wars: Episode ...
September 04, 2015 | Jeff Peterson Deseret News | Trending
It was late, and that’s never a good time to start pulling teeth.
September 04, 2015 | Carmen Rasmusen Herbert Deseret News | Trending
Sometimes it’s a good thing that a long laundry list of ingredients stands between you and making dessert. 12 different teaspoons of this or ...
September 04, 2015 | Emily Cummings FamilyShare | Food
This is the time of year when the blockbusters go into hibernation and the fall television season takes center stage. As I eagerly anticipate the ...
September 04, 2015 | Jim Bennett Deseret News | Trending
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A federal judge on Monday complained that a protracted battle over three states' claim to water flowing from a reservoir near Atlanta has been taking place in "never-never land."
U.S. District Judge Paul Manguson is attempting to unravel 19 years of litigation between Florida, Georgia and Alabama over water from Lake Lanier, Atlanta's water supply. Florida and Alabama want to increase the amount of water released from Lanier to benefit downstream power plants, farms and other businesses in their states.
May 12, 2009 | By Ron Word Associated Press writer | State, National
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan, May 11, 2009 - The top U.S. general in Southern Afghanistan said he's "unapologetically optimistic" about the difference incoming U.S. troops will make to the security situation here.
Recalling his previous deployment here, commanding the sole U.S. brigade in Afghanistan – at a time when the United States had 15 in Iraq -- Army Brig. Gen. John Nicholson said he sees the influx of forces as an opportunity to turn the tide on violence.
May 11, 2009 | By Donna Miles American Forces Press Service | Military
Gary Horlacher has hit upon an idea that every Democratic and Republican political candidate ought to applaud. Let every statewide candidate submit to a lie-detector test to prove he or she is morally ready for public service. OK, so I didn't hear a single clap or cheer; it's still a worthwhile notion.
May 11, 2009 | By Bill Shipp Columnist | Opinion
Editor, Jack Kemp is proof that professional football huddles can produce far more than bruises.
May 11, 2009 | Staff Report | Letters to the Editor
Eurlee Steadman's voice reverberates off the walls of an empty congregation hall.
May 11, 2009 | By Frenchi Jones Staff writer | Faith
Here are some of the issues that area residents are discussing. The statements were phoned in anonymously, so the Courier does not know if they are true, nor do we know what motivated the callers:
May 11, 2009 | Anonymous calls | Sound off
Hinesville Mayor Jim Thomas and City Manager Billy Edwards recently joined a group of local representatives from the Liberty County Development Authority, The Sikes Group and officials from neighboring cities for a second trip to Washington, D.C., to lobby for the 5th Brigade Combat Team to be stationed at Fort Stewart. They didn't get any concrete answers.
May 11, 2009 | By Lauren Hunsberger Staff writer | News
At least five buttons of all shapes and sizes adorned the purple and white T-shirt Diane Cooke wore as she walked several laps at Long Bell Stadium at Stafford Park on Friday night.
May 11, 2009 | By Frenchi Jones | News
Tax breaks may be easier to come by once Liberty County commissioners re-evaluate the solid waste exemption.
May 11, 2009 | By Alena Parker | News
It's time for another brisk morning walk. Members of the First Calvary Missionary Baptist Church community outreach are preparing for an upcoming walk-a-thon to raise funds for two of its program.
May 11, 2009 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith
"Meaty" Magaly Estrella and "Double Dog" Derek O'Leary drove the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile as it stopped by the Hinesville Wal-Mart as part of its tour of Georgia.
May 11, 2009 | By Lauren Hunsberger Staff writer | Lifestyle
Liberty County commissioners continue to mull over an ordinance restricting riding four-wheelers on public roads.
May 11, 2009 | By Alena Parker Staff writer | News
President Woodrow Wilson signed a joint resolution in Congress on May 9, 1914, recommending the federal government observe Mothers Day. The next year, he was authorized to proclaim it an annual holiday.
May 11, 2009 | By Margie Love Columnist | Advice/Columnists
Today is Mothers Day - I hope you didn't just wake up and realize that! But all is not lost, if you did. You can still salvage the day and save face - and even do it in a way that honors Mother Earth, too. After all, Mother Earth is our ultimate mother. Let's make it special for her, too.
May 11, 2009 | By Sara Ann Swida Columnist | Advice/Columnists
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Lillard of Lyons announce the engagement of their daughter, Rena, to Jeffrey Allen Blount, son of Mr. and Mrs. Odis King and Mr. And Mrs. Carl Tillman Blount, all of Fleming. The bride's paternal grandparents are the late Mr. and Mrs. Elmer J. Lillard. Her maternal grandparents are Mr. Frank Brinson of Lyons and the late Mrs. Frances Brinson.
May 11, 2009 | Staff Report | Engagements