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Liberty Training School has reunion

Students who attended or graduated from the Liberty County Training School, built in 1928, along with one of their teachers, Neloweze Cooper, reminisced about their educational experiences at the school on two recent Saturdays at Historic Dorchester Academy.

August 16, 2011 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Day at Old Dorchester depicts era after Civil War

Historic Dorchester Academy Museum will show what life was like in this area from 1871-1940 during its annual Day at Old Dorchester on Saturday, Sept. 17.

August 16, 2011 | Staff report | LIBERTY LIFE


More first-time homeless seeking help

More people are becoming homeless for the first time due to such factors as job loss, catastrophic illness and domestic violence, according to Hinesville Homeless Prevention Program coordinator Daisy Jones. She said the Homeless Prevention Program is doing what it can to assist area residents.

August 10, 2011 | Denise Etheridge | LIBERTY LIFE


Scouting's Venturing drawing youth in

Venturing is one of the fastest growing Boy Scouts of America programs today, here in the local area as well as across the country. Young men and women learn leadership skills while engaging in challenging outdoor activities and community service.

August 09, 2011 | By Denise Etheridge Staff writer | LIBERTY LIFE


Recycled fashions make it to runway

Project Runway has come to Hinesville! It's true, but don't expect to see Heidi Klum or Tim Gunn walking down Main Street. Recently, one of First Presbyterian Christian Academy's summer workshops featured fashion design with a twist. All of the young designers who participated used repurposed items and everyday materials to create recycled fashions.

August 09, 2011 | By Sara Ann Swida Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


State YMCA taps local woman

Joan Hollingsworth has been selected to serve as the 2011 finance chairwoman for the State YMCA of Georgia in Liberty County. The finance drive currently is under way to support the state YMCA program in middle and high schools in Georgia through Hi-Y, Tri-Hi-Y and coed "Y" Clubs.

August 09, 2011 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Remembering Liberty Independent Trroop

There is much history in the county about the Liberty Independent Troop. Richard "Dick" Cohan served in it for 17 years and retired as a captain. He has several notebooks full of information on the LIT. Several years ago, he wrote an article summarizing the many highlights of this honorable group of soldiers. I want to share his summary with you:

August 08, 2011 | By Margie Love Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


Swingin' Medallions play at fundraiser

The Swingin' Medallions entertained the crowd July 29 at Club Stewart, singing songs from the past to help raise money for the HAPfan Foundation, which sponsored the concert.

August 08, 2011 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | LIBERTY LIFE


Local woman on TV shows

Hinesville native Kristyl Dawn Tift recently starred in an episode of the USA television show "Necessary Roughness." The episode is titled "Whose Team Are You On?"

August 08, 2011 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Coastal Manor residents boogie to ’70s hits

Residents of Coastal Manor Nursing Home dusted off their high-heeled shoes and dug up their polyester wide-collared shirts last week in Ludowici to dance to hits from the '70s.

August 04, 2011 | Mike Riddle Coastal Courier correspondent | LIBERTY LIFE


Local resident marks 102 years with surprise party

Liberty County resident Dorothy Brunson, who turned 102 on Tuesday, enjoyed a surprise birthday party Saturday, which was organized by her family, at Western Sizzlin' - one of Brunson's favorite restaurants. The guest of honor wore blue because, she says, it's her best color.

August 03, 2011 | Staff report | LIBERTY LIFE


Woman wins $192,000

ATLANTA ­- Susanne Hall, information technology student at Armstrong Atlantic State University who lives in Hinesville, matched all five winning numbers in the July 7 drawing, winning the $192,797 jackpot, according to the Lottery's public relations staff.

August 02, 2011 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Chamber, KLB present Win-dex awards

Keep Liberty Beautiful and the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce honor business people who "go the extra mile" by making their properties attractive, clean and inviting, according to KLB executive director Sara Swida.

August 02, 2011 | Denise Etheridge | LIBERTY LIFE


Miss Teenage Liberty County crowned

On June 17, the Liberty County Cosmopolitan Club held its annual Miss Teenage Liberty Pageant, "Simply Beautiful."

August 01, 2011 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Local enlists in Army

Camilo A. Lopez Lopez, a 2011 graduate of Liberty County High School, has joined the U.S. Army under the delayed entry program, which gives young men and women the opportunity to delay entering active duty for up to one year.

August 01, 2011 | Special to the Courier | 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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