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Christmas queens crowned in Long Co. holiday pageant

The 2012 Miss Christmas Holiday Pageant was held recently in Ludowici at the Long County High School.

December 25, 2012 | Mike Riddle Coastal Courier correspondent | LIBERTY LIFE


State historic site preserves Victorian Age in America

Victorian-era homes are common in Thomasville, which is about four hours from Hinesville on Highway 84. One of these homes is the Queen Anne-styled Lapham-Patterson House, a National Historic Landmark and Georgia Historic Site.

December 25, 2012 | Randy C. Murray | LIBERTY LIFE


Adele named 2012’s top entertainer by AP

NEW YORK - Though Adele didn't have a new album or a worldwide tour in 2012, she's still rolling. After a year of Grammy glory and James Bond soundtracking, Adele has been voted The Associated Press Entertainer of the Year.

December 24, 2012 | Jake Coyle The Associated Press | LIBERTY LIFE


A Christmas trip down the Altamaha River is remembered

The Hinesville Gazette published a story in the January 1889 edition about a trip taken by editor and publisher Samuel Dowse Bradwell, his wife Elizabeth Clifton Bradwell and their family. The Bradwells took a long vacation to visit with Elizabeth's family, the Cliftons, in Tattnall County. We find it amusing today that they had such a long journey to get from Hinesville to Tattnall County. I thought it must have been a lot of excitement and fun. I tried to find Sharp's Landing on an old Tattnall County map that was drawn in 1906, but it was not ...

December 24, 2012 | Margie Love Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


Cutest kid winner named

David Chance Abbgy, 5, of Hinesville, recently won Thomas Hill Jewelers' cutest kid contest. The winner was determined through votes on Facebook photo submissions. David, standing with his dad, David Abbgy, and stepmom, Samantha Harper, won the world's largest Christmas stocking.

December 24, 2012 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Prayer vigil for shooting victims

Nearly 200 people braved chilly temperatures Friday night to take part in the first Hinesville citywide prayer gathering to provide guidance to the youngsters in the community.

December 24, 2012 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | LIBERTY LIFE


Service-dog trainer helps disabled vet

Sgt. 1st Class Mark Brummitt loves dogs. The former drill instructor not only trains soldiers, he trains dogs - mostly service dogs to help people with disabilities. It's a part-time job and a passion.

December 22, 2012 | By Randy C. Murray | LIBERTY LIFE


Santa visits Head Start Center

Though Christmas is four days away, Santa Claus still found time Tuesday to drop by the Long County Head Start Center to pass out a few gifts to the students on hand.

December 22, 2012 | Mike Riddle Coastal Courier correspondent | LIBERTY LIFE


Many movie choices this holiday season

Two potentially massive films will debut this year on Christmas Day. They are "Les Miserables" and "Django Unchained." Let's put these two contenders in the ring together.

December 21, 2012 | Sasha McBrayer Film/TV critic | LIBERTY LIFE


Vaden raffles car to help homeless

A drawing was held Wednesday in the showroom at Vaden Nissan of Hinesville for a 2011 Versa. All proceeds for the sale of raffle tickets were donated by Vaden Nissan to the Kirk Healing Center for the Homeless.

December 21, 2012 | By Randy C. Murray | LIBERTY LIFE


Civil rights 'giant' remembered for work

A longtime Midway resident who bridged racial divides prior to the civil-rights movement passed away last week, but his name will live on in the minds of those who frequently drive the Highway 84 overpass known as "McIntosh Mountain."

December 21, 2012 | By Danielle Hipps | LIBERTY LIFE


At the movies Dec. 21-27

HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas

December 21, 2012 | Staff report | LIBERTY LIFE


Church bells to ring at 9:30

ATLANTA - Churches and places of worship across Georgia are planning to ring their bells at 9:30 a.m. Friday, in remembrance of the 20 children and six adults gunned down at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.

December 21, 2012 | Associated Press | LIBERTY LIFE


Horoscopes for Dec. 19-25

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) It's a good time for reunions with those very special people from your past. You could be pleasantly surprised by what comes to light during one of these get-togethers.

December 20, 2012 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Have taste buds walk on wild side

Courier staff members rarely take lunch at the same time. So when our copy editor returned from lunch and asked if anyone in the news department had ever tried alligator, I assumed that was what he had for lunch.

December 20, 2012 | Randy C. Murray Courier staffer | LIBERTY LIFE


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Horoscopes for week of June 19-24

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Recently obtained information could open a new opportunity for a career change. But temper that Arian impatience and act ...

June 21, 2017 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Cars 3 is cute, safe fun for the kids

Cars 3 marks yet another installment the Pixar franchise that nobody really wanted or asked for, but here it is. Fans of the first film ...

June 21, 2017 | Justin Hall | LIBERTY LIFE


Birth announcements

Keagan Phillip Wilson

June 20, 2017 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Ways to ‘unpackage’ life

I like petroleum. I have to be honest, I know how often I use petroleum products every day.

June 19, 2017 | Sara Swida | LIBERTY LIFE


Father teaches son a lesson

Editor's note: Margie Love writes a regular local history column for the Courier. This column seemed appropriate for Father's Day.

June 19, 2017 | By Margie Love Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


Barber has more in mind than church

After nine days in business in his new hometown, Frank Bell had begun to wonder if he had made the right decision. Business was okay ...

June 18, 2017 | By Kevin Slimp Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


Staying in bed to get things done

As I see it, because I've studied quite a bit on this, my day goes off the rails pretty much as soon as I ...

June 17, 2017 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


Hawkinses celebrating golden anniversary

Paul and Linda Hawkins of Flemington will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Thursday.

June 15, 2017 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Report: Georgia slips in senior health ratings

Georgia ranks 41st among states on older people's health, down two spots from last year's ranking, a new report says.

June 15, 2017 | By Andy Miller Georgia Health News | LIBERTY LIFE


Manage mosquitoes around your yard

With our recent rains, mosquito calls have been coming into the Bryan County Extension office in increasing numbers. After some time in drought, we are ...

June 15, 2017 | By Richard Evans Bryan County Extension agent | LIBERTY LIFE


Junteenth Parade Celebration: Q&A with local educator Jack Graves, Sr.

Q. How did you first hear about Liberty County's first Juneteenth parade?

June 15, 2017 | Staff Report | LIBERTY LIFE


Counselor honored

Will Darsey, a counselor based in Hinesville, received the John C. Burns II Lifetime Achievement Award at the recent Georgia Licensed Professional Counselors Association Conference ...

June 14, 2017 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Green thumb?

You may recall a story I wrote a year ago about trying to grow some of my own food. I started with two bell pepper ...

June 14, 2017 | By Patty Leon | LIBERTY LIFE


Laughing for charity

Wearing bright red noses around the Historic Liberty County Courthouse was all in good fun to raise awareness on an important issue.

June 12, 2017 | By Tiffany King | LIBERTY LIFE


Barber brings more than razor to Valley

Probably the best thing to happen in my hometown during October 1998 was the arrival of Frank Bell. Most folks living in the Valley at ...

June 11, 2017 | By Kevin Slimp Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


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