A state university in California has decided that anthropology can be substituted for U.S. history, raising the ire of at least one history professor, who thinks something vital is lost in the exchange.
May 25, 2015 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | Education
It's easy to forget the true meaning of Memorial Day and just treat it as the holiday that marks the unofficial beginning of summer.
May 25, 2015 | Jason Wermers | Local news
With the release of the mega-expensive, and mega-anticipated, superhero tent-pole film “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” many critics have expressed fatigue at the manner in which Hollywood blockbusters portray their women heroes.
May 25, 2015 | JJ Feinauer Deseret News | Business
Blues guitar legend B.B. King, who died earlier this month at his Las Vegas home, wasn't the only popular musician whose work started with, or was influenced by, gospel music. Artists ranging from Aretha Franklin to Elvis to Paul Simon and Katy Perry have been touched by a musical angel, too.
May 25, 2015 | Mark A. Kellner Deseret News | Faith
BRITISH COLUMBIA, Canada — For the first time, white dwarf stars have been photographed during the beginning stages of their 40-million-year migration, according to astronomers.
May 25, 2015 | Natalie Crofts KSL | Hot Topics
A new study on the best way to motivate people to quit smoking revisited a perennial theme in behavioral science: the power of financial incentives.
May 25, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Living well
SAVANNAH - Fort Pulaski National Monument will implement an entrance fee increase June 15, according to a news release.
May 24, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation
Arguably the most pervasive takeaway of The Pew Research Center's recent report on the religious landscape of America is that Christianity in America is on the decline, and religion itself may be falling out of fashion.
May 23, 2015 | JJ Feinauer Deseret News | Business
As Head Start commemorates its 50th anniversary this week, the news coverage has been dominated by participants and alumni of the preschool program for low-income families praising its effectiveness and value.
May 23, 2015 | Sarah Mikati Deseret News | Education
Emma Victoria Ortiz-Hernandez was born at 1 p.m. April 25 to Yesenia Hernandez of Hinesville and Pasquinel Ortiz of Hinesville.
May 23, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
Each of us is living out a legacy, something to be remembered for.
May 23, 2015 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
The commencement ceremony Friday at Long County High School saw 145 seniors graduate, and two other members of the Class of 2015 were remembered.
May 23, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Local news
It turns out that 13 is a lucky number, especially for the 13 First Presbyterian Christian Academy seniors who stepped onto the stage at Fort Stewart's Main Post Chapel to receive their high-school diplomas Saturday morning.
May 23, 2015 | Patty Leon | Local news
On Friday night, 242 students walked across Donell Woods Stadium as Liberty County High School's graduating Class of 2015.
May 23, 2015 | Kayla Rand | Local news
The Delaware House of Representatives overwhelmingly voted to support a testing opt out bill that is strongly opposed by the state's governor, Delaware Online reports.
May 23, 2015 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | Education
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WASHINGTON, Nov. 7, 2008 - A change to federal law allows U.S. veterans and military personnel not in uniform to render the military-style hand salute during the playing of the national anthem.
November 22, 2008 | American Forces Press Service | Military
YMCA Fall Festival: Liberty County YMCA's 4th annual Fall Festival was supposed to take place Oct. 25, but bad weather forced rescheduling it to tomorrow from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Events will take place adjacent to the Liberty County Armed Services property at 201 Mary Lou Drive in Hinesville. There will be hayrides, a climbing wall, children's rides and a costume contest for children, adults and pets. For more information, call 368-9622.
November 22, 2008 | By Dot Moss Columnist | Advice/Columnists
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) _ Ventrell Jenkins saw the tears in Jacob Tamme's eyes, and that's when he knew this wasn't just another game.Walking into the tunnel at raucous Commonwealth Stadium two years ago following Kentucky's stunning 24-20 upset over Georgia, the then-sophomore defensive lineman caught the normally reserved Tamme - a junior tight end at time - letting go after the Wildcats' first win over the Bulldogs in a decade."I knew it was special then," Jenkins said. "After that win, that's when we came together and no longer accepted moral victories. It brought us to ...
November 22, 2008 | Staff report | Sports
Among the businesses that allowed employees to wear costumes on was VIP Office Furniture & Supply in Hinesville.
November 22, 2008 | Staff Report | Business
Riceboro's annual Ricefest, the community's salute to its roots as a rice-growing area, is set for Saturday.
November 22, 2008 | Staff report | Things to Do
The "Diane Kirkland: Photography of the Georgia Coast" exhibit at Melon Bluff's Nature Center will be open to the public from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on Saturdays and runs to Feb. 20.
November 22, 2008 | Special to the Courier | Things to Do
County Commissioner Marion Stevens and the Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission are holding a public meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday to discuss developments in southeast Liberty County.
November 22, 2008 | By Joe Parker Jr. | News
"I'm just so happy to be alive to see some of the efforts in Liberty County and other places come to life. It's a momentous occasion. I'm just so thrilled. The excitement brought tears to my eyes. So many that have gone on worked hard to see this day. I thank God that I was able to witness this event. I felt happiness filled with tears."
November 22, 2008 | Staff report | Election 2008
Russell Rapozo, 68, read over USA Today Wednesday morning as he ate breakfast at Waffle King in Hinesville even though he was up until the wee hours of the morning watching the presidential results come in.
November 22, 2008 | By Alena Parker Staff writer | Election 2008
A second life was claimed as the result of a single-vehicle accident on Oct. 29, off Brights Lake Road outside of Flemington.
November 22, 2008 | Staff report | Public Safety
Incumbent Liberty County School Board member Charlie Frasier has won re-election, according to Ella Golden, supervisor of Liberty County elections.
November 21, 2008 | By Lauren Hunsberger Staff writer | Election 2008
WASHINGTON, Nov. 6, 2008 - About 3,000 soldiers assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's 2nd Brigade Combat Team will leave Iraq nearly two months earlier than planned, reducing the total number of U.S. brigades in Iraq to 14, military officials said.
November 21, 2008 | By Gerry J. Gilmore American Forces Press Service | Military
YMCA Dance classes
November 20, 2008 | Staff report | Schedules/Stats/Rosters
6th Grade A Honor Roll
November 20, 2008 | Special to the Courier | Honor rolls
SAVANNAH - Armstrong Atlantic State University will host a Pirate Preview open house at 10 a.m. Saturday in the Armstrong Center, 13040 Abercorn St. in Savannah. The event is free and the public is invited.
November 20, 2008 | Special to the Courier | Education