American Legion Post 164 and the Ladies' Auxiliary recently hosted active-duty military families at their Christmas party in Pembroke. The post meets at 8 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month, and all military veterans are welcome to attend.
Editor's note: Cecil Nobles, who served as Long County Sheriff since 1969, died Monday morning. This tribute was published in Sunday's Courier:
In December, Ludowici Prince Hall Masonic Family delivered more than 100 gifts for children in foster care in Liberty and Long counties to the agency office in Hinesville. The delivery included dolls, trucks, jump ropes, games and other new toys to help make the day brighter for girls and boys living in foster care in the area.
A local civic organization has completed about 10 percent of a daunting mission: turning shoes into water.
Now that you're likely putting your stockings away and the new year is here, it's time to shift gears and think about how best to part ways with your Fraser fir.
Jan. 1, 2012, marked the 149th year since President Abraham Lincoln's historic Emancipation Proclamation became effective.
Coastal Courier readers showcase their travels while bring a small memento of home.
Dorsey graduates from basic training
Welcome to a brand new addition of Showtime with Sasha. Today we'll examine the phenomenon that is "The Millennium Trilogy" or, more specifically, the latest adaptation of "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo."
Merry Christmas! I hope you are having a really wonderful Christmas celebration today.
A week before Christmas, we scouted the woods around our little farm for the perfect pine tree before we decided on one and chopped it down to decorate for our Christmas tree.
The annual Miss Christmas Holiday Beauty Pageant recently was held at Long County High School to collect donations for the Wingmen M.C. of Ludowici toy drive.
More than 2,600 recyclable bags of toys, games, puzzles, books and wrapping paper were given away to parents, grandparents and guardians of needy children from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at the Performing Arts Center in Flemington.
Representatives from the Liberty County Tax Assessors' office spoke at the Goldenheirs' November meeting.
The spirit of Christmas was alive as St. James Sports Center in Holmestown hosted its 15th annual Christmas party and dinner Wednesday night.
Retired Army Lt. Gen. Glenn Webster, a former 3rd Infantry Division commander, recently donated $10,000 to Hinesville Mayor Jim Thomas, center, and George Holtzman, chairman of HMAC's Veterans Memorial Walk committee. Holtzman said he expects to receive several sizable donations in the coming weeks to help pay for the memorial to be built at Bryant Commons.
Liberty County band 3rd Class Citizens opened for the LACs at LACtober Fest last month at the Big Nasty ATV Park in Bloomingdale. The band, which now has a cellphone app available at www.reverbnation.com/3rdclasscitizens/app, also is in the running to open for Thomas Rhett and Dierks Bentley. Fans and supporters can find the Wainwright Family Foundation's page on Facebook and vote for 3rd Class Citizens to play at the concert. For more information, go to www.3rdclasscitizens.com or find the band on Facebook.
Long County Middle's chapter of Future Business Leaders of America sponsored the Miss Walker Elementary and Miss Long County Middle School pageants Oct. 16.
"John Wick" stars Keanu Reeves in a film that doesn't try to do anything more than be a thoroughly enjoyable revenge movie with an enormous sense of style and visual flair.
Some of the area's best musicians will play Nov. 15 to benefit the area's Toys for Tots and a food pantry in the Midway area.
City, county and Army officials in the area are recommending that trick-or-treating be from 6-8 p.m. So be careful and remember only approach homes that have outside lights on.