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Geeche Kunda founded to unite

Jim Bacote, the founder of the Geechee Kunda site in Riceboro, said he aims to enhance the public's awareness about the heritage and daily lives of African Americans, and he's using his new tourism site to do it.

June 09, 2007 | By John Deike Staff writer | News


Elderly man, son hurt in I-95 wreck

An elderly Florida man and his son, apparently vacationing together, were injured in a wreck Wednesday on I-95 in Liberty County.

June 09, 2007 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | News


Hinesville, Fort Stewart initiate partnership

Representatives of the city of Hinesville and Fort Stewart convened at city hall this past week and initiated a comprehensive partnership program to revitalize the downtown district.

June 09, 2007 | By John Deike Staff writer | News


Hearing on club's license Wednesday

Owners of the Bo'Maz nightclub will have a chance to fight a possible temporary closing of their business Wednesday during a show-cause hearing with the Walthourville City Council.

June 08, 2007 | By Andrea Washington Staff writer | News


Kingston announces

June 07, 2007 | Staff Report | News


AARP reports on year

Liberty County Chapter 5031 of AARP had its annual picnic Tuesday.

June 07, 2007 | By Arlean Scott-Brown Special to the Courier | News


Liberty Kiss-a-Pig contender narrowly misses kiss

By Patty Leon

June 07, 2007 | By Patty Leon Staff Writer | News


Former firefighter pleads guilty in shooting

Former Midway volunteer firefighter Calvin Chipp pleaded guilty Tuesday to a charge of voluntary manslaughter in connection with the April 16, 2005, shooting of Roger Harrell outside the Sky Box bar.

June 07, 2007 | By Patty Leon | News


Hinesville signs on to help lower teen pregnancy rate

Local community workers were on hand for a "Prevent Teen Pregnancy Month" proclamation signing on Thursday.

June 07, 2007 | By Andrea Washington Staff Writer | News


Kingston announces 'day office'

A representative of U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston's office will be in Hinesville on Thursday and Ludowici on May 31 to meet with anyone who needs assistance with a federal agency during a Congressional "day office."

June 07, 2007 | Submitted | News


Neighbors, law enforcement band together to curb crime

When Michael Santiago and his wife Omara moved into the new development along Wayfair Lane about 10 years ago, their neighborhood was under construction and, was rampant with crime, they said.

June 07, 2007 | By Patty Leon Staff Writer | News


Residents invited to comment on plan

Area residents are invited to comment on the Coastal Comprehensive Plan at one - or all - of three public meetings being held this week by the Department of Community Affairs.

June 05, 2007 | By Joe Parker Jr. Correspondent | News


Perdue okays school vouchers

With the signing of Senate Bill 10 on Friday, Gov. Sonny Perdue gave parents of special-needs students the option of using state-funded vouchers to send their children to private schools.

June 05, 2007 | By Andrea Washington Staff writer | News


Preservation economist to offer two-part lecture series May 24-25

Coastal Georgia Regional Development Center has won a grant from the National Trust for Historic Preservation to bring a preservation economist to the area for a two-part lecture series, "Preservation Economics in Coastal Georgia."

June 05, 2007 | Submitted | News


HFD "Oustanding"

June 05, 2007 | Staff Report | News


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Harris Neck descendants hope to lease ancestral land

Descendants of the original 70-plus African-American families who had their property taken through eminent domain in 1942 are hoping the government will agree to their recent requests to lease a portion of their ancestral lands.

February 09, 2015 | By Patty Leon | News


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