Ja'Caleb Ramel Tippins was born at 8:03 a.m. Aug. 14 to Natasha Staton and Jamel Staton of Glennville.
August 28, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
Nostalgia is popular these days: Retro fashions, disco and '80s pop, "Throwback Thursdays" on social media. What's old is new again, what used to be hip turned square and then back to cool.
August 28, 2014 | Gainesville (Ga.) Times | Opinion
TV LAND - September is almost here and the summer movie season is all but over. So, what now? How about some TV?
August 28, 2014 | John Clyde OK.com | Hot Topics
An inventive grandfather built a toy for his family that neighbors are sure to be envious of - a working hovercraft.
August 28, 2014 | Natalie Crofts KSL | Hot Topics
Looks like American girls are better off in the North.
August 28, 2014 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Hot Topics
For the first time in American history, schools are in for a massive demographic shift. This fall the overall number of Latino, African-American, Native and Asian students will outnumber non-Hispanic white students.
August 28, 2014 | Desert News Service | Education
STATESBORO - In 2012, the PBS show Time Team America tracked the adventures of a Georgia Southern University archaeologist and students at Camp Lawton, a Civil War POW camp in Millen, as they uncovered buried secrets using the latest technology and decades of expertise.
August 28, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
For many environmental organizations in Georgia, Earth Day will never be the same.
August 28, 2014 | By Buddy Carter Guest columnist | Opinion
Individual tickets for Georgia Southern's five games at Paulson Stadium are now on sale with the ability to order in advance online at GSEagles.com/tickets. Single-game tickets may also be purchased in person at the Athletics Ticket Office located in the Cowart Building at 203 Lanier Drive or by calling 1-800-GSU-WINS from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays.
August 28, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Sports
It's a new era for the Sun Belt Conference with first-year members Appalachian State, Georgia Southern, Idaho and New Mexico State, and it's a new world for the Mountaineers and Eagles, who are playing in the Football Bowl Subdivision for the first time this week.
August 28, 2014 | By Matt Yogus Correspondent | Sports
Editor, My hat goes off to the Tri County RC Flyers for their recent airshow and the thousands of dollars they raised for wounded veterans. Unfortunately, the Courier's story contained a description of the Wounded Warrior Project organization that was misleading and is inaccurate. It read "… which helps veterans wounded in conflict…"
August 28, 2014 | Staff Report | Opinion
The price that students and adults pay for lunches increased this year in Long County, according to school nutrition director Stephanie Fox.
August 28, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News
Editor, My wife went grocery shopping the morning of Aug. 21 with our 2-year-old son. While shopping, she bumped into another shopper along the way several times and made small talk. My son started to get bored and upset, so my wife cut her trip short and headed to the checkout.
August 27, 2014 | Staff Report | Opinion
The Georgia Department of Education, along with its partners - The Ritz-Carlton Hotels of Georgia, the Georgia Association of Educators and the Georgia Foundation for Public Education - now is accepting applications for the 2015 Georgia Family-Friendly Partnership School Awards.
August 27, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Education
Here's what the stars hold for you this week:
August 27, 2014 | Staff Report | Lifestyle
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Operation Homefront will hold a Back-to-School Brigade event from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Connection Church, 116 Patriot's Trail in Hinesville, where free backpacks full of school supplies will be distributed to military kids.
July 30, 2014 | Special to the Courier | News
The flashing yellow school-zone lights along Oglethorpe Highway were a stark reminder Tuesday that a new school year is right around the corner.
July 30, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee | Education
Bradwell Institute found itself last season with its second coach in as many seasons.
July 30, 2014 | John Wood | Sports
Renaissance Park, an upscale apartment complex for senior citizens, is under construction on Memorial Drive, across from the First Baptist Church.
July 30, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray | Business
The Low Country Storm boys' basketball team recently competed in the Battle at Johnson Tournament at Johnson High School in Savannah, winning two games.
July 30, 2014 | Mike Riddle | Sports
The Georgia Southern football team begins its preseason practice at 8:15 a.m. Thursday at the Eagle Creek Practice Complex in Statesboro, according to gseagles.com.
July 30, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Sports
'Hank' White golf tourney set for Aug. 2
July 30, 2014 | Staff report | Sports
BRUNSWICK - The Finfish Advisory Panel of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources is reviewing the status of spotted seatrout in Georgia, and the group is seeking public input about harvest regulations through an online survey.
July 30, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation
Analynn Nicole Halliday was born at 8:20 a.m. July 8 to Ashley Halliday of Hinesville.
July 30, 2014 | Staff Report | Lifestyle
The next Eggs & Issues Breakfast will be at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, in the Hinesville Room at city hall, 115 E. M.L. King Jr. Drive.
July 30, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
Jakayden Ky'aire Joseph was born at 10:02 p.m. July 12 to Lahiesha Joseph of Hinesville.
July 29, 2014 | Staff Report | Lifestyle
Members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Nu Rho Omega Chapter recently attended the 66th international convention of the organization. Over 11,500 members of the international organization participated in the weeklong event July 12-18 at the Charlotte Convention Center. During the event, Dorothy Buckhanan Wilson of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was installed as the 2014-18 international president of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. The 2014-18 International Program will focus on the theme, "Launching New Dimensions of Service," through which the sorority's 265,000 members will address community needs via service programs.
July 29, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
One Sunday, while sitting around the dinner table, my sister Louise and I began to tell "Daddy stories" - the ones that stretched back to the early days of his preaching life. Since I was born 12 years after he was "made a preacher," as our folks said back then, I could only contribute what he had told to me about those days, not what I had seen.
July 29, 2014 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | Opinion
The Hineshouse Project Inc. resident services staff and the Summer Learning Camp participants boarded a chartered bus early in the morning on July 11 at Regency Apartments and headed to Atlanta for a field trip.
July 29, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
Right after my daughter's birth, I thought I never had enough time to get things done. I had a new baby, I'd just returned to work and I was adjusting to a lot of "firsts." While I enjoyed my precious, new little one and devoted as much time as I possibly could to my career, laundry stacked up, dishes went unwashed, tumbleweeds of dog hair and dust rolled lazily across the kitchen floor and a thin layer of dust coated nearly every surface in my house.
July 29, 2014 | By Hollie Moore Barnidge | Opinion