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Report: Cases of flu increasing in Long County

Flu cases reportedly are on the rise in Long County.

January 01, 2013 | Mike Riddle Coastal Courier correspondent | Lifestyle

YMCA partners with Walmart to address child hunger

The Liberty County Armed Services YMCA, a branch of the YMCA of Coastal Georgia, is serving healthy snacks in its after-school program thanks to a $7,500 grant from the Walmart Foundation. The Liberty County Y's goal is to serve 500 healthy snacks weekly throughout the 2012-13 school year.

December 31, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

Ring in the new year by recycling

The new year is a wonderful time because it signals a chance for new beginnings. It gives us a chance to have a fresh start on some of things that maybe we have not handled as well as we wished in 2012.

December 31, 2012 | Sara Swida KLB director | Lifestyle

Music project aims to keep Civil War stories fresh

ATLANTA - Blood once soaked the soil of battlefields that have since been covered up by skyscrapers and commuter train stations in Atlanta, strip malls in Nashville and farm fields and forests across the South.

December 30, 2012 | Jeff Martin The Associated Press | Lifestyle

Participants sought for cancer-prevention study

SAVANNAH - The American Cancer Society is seeking Savannah-area cancer fighters who are interested in spreading the word about the importance of participating in Cancer Prevention Study-3, a nationwide study to help researchers better understand the genetic, environmental and lifestyle factors that cause or prevent cancer.

December 29, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

Don’t trash your tree — mulch it

Keep Liberty Beautiful is urging merrymakers to keep the environment in mind in coming weeks as they strip their Christmas trees and cast aside boughs of holly.

December 29, 2012 | Danielle Hipps | Lifestyle

Cruise goes back to familiar ground

LOS ANGELES - Just turned 50, Tom Cruise is eligible for membership in the American Association of Retired Persons. Just split from third wife Katie Holmes, Cruise is the object of told-you-so cynics who simply knew that romance wouldn't last. Just finished with his stab at something really different as a heavy-metal rock god in "Rock of Ages," Cruise is coming off one of the lowest-grossing movies in his career.

December 27, 2012 | David Germain The Associated Press | Lifestyle

Horoscopes for Dec. 26-Jan. 1

CAPRICORN - Dec. 22 to Jan. 19: All that hard work and research in the workplace finally pays off as you hoped it would. Ignore comments from jealous types who are out to get the goat riled up.

December 26, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

Steak has lost none of its flavorful appeal over the ages

An advertising slogan and campaign from 20 years ago featured a voice-over by actor Robert Mitchum: "Beef. It's what's for dinner."

December 26, 2012 | Randy C. Murray | Lifestyle

Attractive businesses keep on giving to our community

Nothing is prettier than communities all dressed up for the holidays, so this time of year is so lovely to me.

December 25, 2012 | Sara Swida KLB director | Lifestyle

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 | Lifestyle

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 | Lifestyle

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 | Lifestyle

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 | Lifestyle

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 | Lifestyle

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Donations for Coastal Manor residents

The Heritage Bank employees recently brightened prospects for residents at Coastal Manor Long-Term Care Facility to have a joyous Christmas.

November 24, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

Fourth-grader saves classmate with Heimlich

Mariyah Carter, a fourth-grader at Taylors Creek Elementary, saved the life of Ryan Lippy, a fellow student, while eating lunch in the school's lunchroom ...

November 21, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

Student earns place in pageant

N'Kiya Freeman, an honor -roll student at Lewis Frasier Middle School, will compete in the National American Miss Pageant in California over Thanksgiving week.

November 18, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

‘Love the Coopers’ just doesn’t share its feelings

"Love the Coopers" is a new Christmas comedy, and this film is a landmark for me.

November 18, 2015 | Justin Hall | Lifestyle

Light a candle, light a memory at Tree of Light

Hospice Savannah will hold its 24th annual Tree of Light candle lighting and memorial gathering at 5:15 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6.

November 17, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

Wreaths for Warriors Walk seeks sponsors

The ninth annual Wreaths for Warriors Walk ceremony will be at noon Dec. 12 on Fort Stewart's Cottrell Field.

November 17, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

Charity spreads holiday cheer with socks

A national charity hopes to expand into the Hinesville for the holidays.

November 16, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

NAACP branch planning party

Liberty County Branch NAACP President Graylan Quarterman will host a members-only Holiday Bash on Dec. 7 to thank members for their support during his first ...

November 16, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

Movie day raises $9,000 for local charities

ST. SIMONS ISLAND - Georgia Theatre Company recently announced the results of its 12th annual Cinema for a Cause on Sept. 13 at 24 movie theaters ...

November 12, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

New exhibit opens at council's gallery

The "Web of Life" mixed media exhibit opened Tuesday in the Hinesville Area Art Council gallery, and a community reception was held Thursday evening.

November 09, 2015 | By Jason Wermers | Lifestyle

Club raises $23,000 for fallen responders' families

The Two Hundred Club of the Coastal Empire had its inaugural Red, White and Blue Barbecue in Ellis Square last month and raised more than ...

November 08, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

Pleasant Grove's annual Camp Meeting draws hundreds

Hundreds of churchgoers and well-wishers enjoyed a Sunday meeting and dinner on the grounds at Pleasant Grove African Methodist Episcopal Church on Oglethorpe Highway in ...

November 07, 2015 | By Dollie Gull Correspondent | Lifestyle

Boy Scout Troop 500 has 54th reunion

Boy Scout Troop 500 had its 54th anniversary reunion Oct. 24 at the Boy Scout Hut in Hinesville.

November 07, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Lifestyle

County commissioners honor area senator

ATLANTA - The Association County Commissioners of Georgia recently honored state Sen. Tommie Williams, R-Lyons, with the 2015 Legislative Service Award.

November 06, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle

Church to be drop-off point for Operation Christmas Child

First Baptist Church in Hinesville will serve as one of 4,000 sites nationwide collecting gift-filled shoeboxes for children overseas during Operation Christmas Child's ...

November 06, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


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