Led by Fort McAllister State Historic Park rangers Sarah Miller, Shirley Rowe and Trevor Johnston, a half-dozen hardy paddlers battled the elements Saturday to canoe Redbird Creek and learn more about Georgia's saltwater marsh.
November 22, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Correspondent | Outdoors/Recreation
There's been a lot of discussion on the Web lately about so-called “Christmas creep,” which refers to the holiday season being heavily hyped earlier and earlier with each passing year. (It’s also a nickname for my Uncle Harry, but we won’t go into that.)
November 22, 2014 | By Chris Hicks Deseret News | Hot Topics
They are having snow up north.
November 21, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
Fewer than a dozen Midway residents joined Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission officials Thursday at the Liberty County Community Complex to discuss and assist updating the Midway subarea land-use map.
November 21, 2014 | Randy C. Murray | Local news
The Liberty County Board of Education approved a new pay scale for district principals at its monthly meeting Tuesday.
November 21, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee | Education
It's been 20 years since Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels graced us as two of the most lovable idiots in the history of cinema.
November 21, 2014 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Lifestyle
The Liberty County Board of Commissioners heard a financial report from county Chief Financial Officer Kim McGlothlin at its mid-month meeting Thursday.
November 21, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee | Local news
An otherwise-routine employment process with the Long County roads department has received the attention of the county commissioner responsible for that department.
November 21, 2014 | Randy C. Murray | Local news
Most religious people believe that God loves everyone and wants all to be saved. Yet some fail to understand that he created man to have his own will so he can determine what to do or not do.
November 20, 2014 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith
Bradwell Institute seniors on Thursday submitted applications to colleges and universities as a part of the school's Apply to College Day, an annual event that promotes post-secondary education awareness throughout the state.
November 20, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee | Education
Editor's note: U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter, R-Georgia, and other area elected officials will contribute periodic columns during the upcoming legislative sessions. This is a report about orientation that he went through last week.
November 20, 2014 | By U.S. Rep.-elect Buddy Carter Special to the Courier | Opinion
STATESBORO – After 11 games in the 2014 season, it comes down to the final one at Allen E. Paulson Stadium Saturday, Nov. 29, with a Sun Belt Championship and undefeated mark in the league on the line. In Georgia Southern's home finale against ULM, set to kick off at 6 p.m., Eagle Nation will also be saying farewell to 22 seniors who will play their last home game at "Our House."
November 20, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Sports
Safe Hollow Animal Sanctuary founder Debbie Calicutt addressed the Long County Commission during its recent November meeting about an ongoing issue with a neighbor.
November 20, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News
SAVANNAH - Armstrong State University President Linda M. Bleicken was appointed to the board of directors for the American Association of State Colleges and Universities during the organization's annual meeting Oct. 21 in Washington, D.C.
November 19, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Education
I was on St. Simons Island last week, scarfing down massive amounts of corn-fried shrimp at the exquisite little Georgia Sea Grill, when someone came to the table to inquire if Junior E. Lee had finished his analysis of the recent election. That really puffed up Junior when I told him.
November 19, 2014 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion
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A'Leynna Nevaeh Dorsey was born at 8:31 p.m. Oct. 1 to Leynna Dilmatt Ringang of Midway and Devin Draco Dorsey of Midway.
October 28, 2014 | Staff Report | Celebrations
Last month, when we visited our old home place, I saw a wild persimmon tree growing in the edge of Sally's yard. It was full of persimmons, and some were ripe.
October 28, 2014 | By Margie Love Columnist | Lifestyle
The Department of Defense announced Tuesday that the 3rd Infantry Division Headquarters will deploy to Afghanistan next month to assume their role as the U.S. Forces Afghanistan National Security Element. The deployment will include a supporting element in Qatar and a liaison in Kuwait. Approximately 200 Soldiers are scheduled for the 12-month deployment in support of the Resolute Support Mission.
October 28, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Military
This happened years ago. Mama was alive then, so it's been seven or eight years. I hadn't thought about in almost that many years but when it came to mind the other day, I took to studying on it and how the circumstances and opportunities of life's journey can be so fascinating.
October 28, 2014 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | Opinion
The Hinesville Military Affairs Committee held its final meeting prior to the second annual Veterans Salute at Bryant Commons at 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
October 28, 2014 | Randy C. Murray | Military
Liberty County School System employees now have one more reason to look forward to the holidays.
October 28, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee | Education
OK, I admit it - a few months ago, I suffered from a very short-lived bout of baby fever. I'm happy to announce, however, that I've fully recovered.
October 28, 2014 | By Hollie Moore Barnidge | Opinion
In the film "The Lord of the Rings," the diminutive Pippin is dismayed when he learns the journey to save Middle Earth might require him to miss one of the hobbit's customary seven meals.
October 28, 2014 | By Jennifer Graham Deseret News | Hot Topics
For many people who need prescription drugs, high prices present huge road blocks. However, an app might help save money.
October 28, 2014 | By Bill Gephardt KSL | Hot Topics
ATLANTA - Metro Hinesville's unemployment rate for September was 8.2 percent, down 0.9 percent from 9.1 percent in August, the Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday.
October 28, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Business
The media player at left holds a copy of the sample ballot that ran in Sunday's Coastal Couirer. You can download it by clicking on the icon in the playerl.
October 27, 2014 | Staff Report | News
District 5 Commissioner Gary Gilliard recently was the guest speaker to a group of senior citizens in Walthourville to discuss SPLOST. Gilliard was invited by Walthourville Mayor Daisy Pray. "They asked some interesting questions and kept me on my toes, but I enjoyed my visit with them," Gilliard said.
October 27, 2014 | Staff Report | Lifestyle
Kristopher Julliean Sedgwick was born at 9:45 p.m. Sept. 30 to Betsy Smith of Darien and Kyle Sedgwick of Hinesville.
October 27, 2014 | Staff Report | Celebrations
"Water, water everywhere" is especially true for a coastal county like ours.
October 27, 2014 | By Sara Swida Columnist | Opinion
Swarms of ghouls, goblins, scary clowns, witches, princesses and superheroes descended on downtown Hinesville on Friday evening for the sixth annual Scarecrow Stroll and Beggars Night.
October 27, 2014 | Randy C. Murray | Outdoors/Recreation