Annie Torres took along a copy of the Courier on a visit to Philadelphia for her mother's birthday. Pictured (l-r) are Mary Delacruz, Torres and her mother, Virginia Colon. You can get your picture in the paper by having your picture made holding a copy of the paper at a landmark. The travel can be for business or pleasure.
Transportation, prescription drugs and supportive services are among the concerns facing Coastal Georgia's older residents.
Georgia Arbor Day was celebrated Feb. 16 with some local organizations commemorating the day with tree plantings.
Liberty County Boy Scouts have set two fundraiser for early March. A fundraiser kickoff breakfast has been set for Thursday, March 8 at the Hinesville Church of Latter Day Saints on Tupelo Trail. For more information or reservations, call Dr. Glenn Carter's office at 368-2290. Scouts are also planning a Boston butt, turkey sale. Each costs $20 and can be ordered also at Carter's office.
United Way of the Coastal Empire's 2-1-1 program, which has recently extended its service area to incorporate Liberty County, hosted its first "2-1-1 Day Celebration" on Sunday. The goal of the celebration was to educate the community on the benefits of using 2-1-1 and create awareness of the service in Liberty County. The event coincided with a nationwide effort to have 2-1-1 available in all states.
Two young people with ties to our area have graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas
Palmyra Missionary Baptist Church will host its Old Time Day celebration with a walk starting at 9:30 a.m. Sunday from the Sunbury Missionary Baptist Church. Sunday school will follow at 10 a.m. and a morning service at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Herman Scott of Baconton Missionary Baptist Church speaking. The host pastor is the Rev. Robert Brown. For more information, call (912) 884-3131.
Grandparent Connection is an agency for grandparents raising children, offering services pertaining to support, legal information, health and financial concerns and more.
Age is nothing but a number - especially to a group of senior citizens who volunteer their services to help make life a little brighter for other people.
Air Force Lt. Col. Harold D. Brown Jr. has assumed command of the 375th Operations Support Squadron at Scott Air Force Base, Belleville, Ill.
The annual meeting of the members of LeConte Woodmanston Foundation was hosted Feb. 10 at the Riceboro plantation. The presentation by President Bob Upson was the key to discussion of future plans for the historic site and the botanical gardens. New board members were elected then the business meeting concluded with a fundraising fish fry. The project welcomes volunteers interested in preserving the history of the plantation and the restoration of the gardens. For more ...
In a time of pre-nuptial agreements and increasing divorce rates before the first anniversary, there are marriages that have stood the test of time. Not every marriage is ending in divorce with couples citing irreconcilable differences.
Air Force Airman James E. Allen Jr. graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force base, San Antonio, Texas.
Everything is rosy in the Meadors' household. Just ask Steve's wife, Ryoko, who has received flowers at least once a month from her adoring husband for more than 25 years.
A new program to help the needy has begun at the Midway United Methodist. Several members of the church, including Dennis and Georgianne Christiansen, looked around and decided that the church and the community could use a new program to serve others. The group thought a food pantry was a good way to help others in a very basis way. The pantry is already under way. At Thanksgiving and Christmas, food bags were distributed to ...
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A Colonial Christmas will be held from 5-8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Fort Morris State Historic Site, 2559 Fort Morris Road near Midway
Nov. 22 to Dec. 21: Your keen instincts are once more on high alert as you find yourself being pressured to make a quick decision about a certain matter. More facts come to light by week's end..
Reading diaries written by people in Liberty County during the awful Civil War makes me thankful for the times we have now.
Christmas dinner at Fort King George will be at 7 p.m. Dec. 14 at 302 McIntosh Road in Darien.
Local leaders offered their thoughts on the passing of human-rights activist Nelson Mandela and the legacy of forgiveness and tolerance he left the world. Mandela was South Africa's first black president and was elected in his country's first democratic election April 27, 1994. He served one term, from 1994-1999.
The Disabled Veterans of America, Chapter 46 marked the 72nd anniversary of the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor with a remembrance ceremony Saturday morning at the American Legion, Post 168.
Red, white and blue were the predominant colors for Friday night's 17th annual Illuminated Christmas Parade in Hinesville, with event participants enthusiastically welcoming the troops home for the holidays and honoring their service. The parade was hosted by the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce and the Liberty Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Members of the Hinesville Military Affairs Committee on Wednesday discussed last month's inaugural Veterans Salute and how to draw a larger crowd to next year's event.
Nativity sets from around the world will be displayed from 1-4 p.m. Saturday at St. Philip's Episcopal Church, 302 E. Gen. Stewart Way in Hinesville. Admission is free.
The girl on fire is back.
Stage Stores Inc., the parent company of Goody's, is raising funds for Toys for Tots through its "Bears that Care" plush-bears sale.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce and the Liberty Convention and Visitors Bureau will host the 17th annual Illuminated Christmas Parade at 6:30 tonight in downtown Hinesville. This year's theme, "A Red, White & Blue Christmas … A Salute to Our Troops," was chosen to highlight Fort Stewart having almost all 20,000 troops at home for the first time in more than a decade. The parade will begin on Central Avenue and continue onto Welborn ...
The battle to avoid an onslaught of calories was lost Wednesday night when sweet-toothed residents indulged in tasty and creative desserts at the biannual Cupcake War for the Arts. The event was hosted by the Hinesville Area Arts Council at the National Guard Armory on Highway 84.