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Soldiers, officials speak to students

On Friday morning when Mayor Jim Thomas asked Lyman Hall Elementary students what freedom meant to them, a roar rose from the crowd of children who stood waving American flags. One young, enthusiastic voice rang out above the rest.

September 14, 2009 | By Lauren Hunsberger Staff writer | Lifestyle


Community honors those who serve

Where were you on Sept. 11, 2001? It seems every American old enough to remember the terrorist attack on the nation has an answer. Those who participated in Thursday's Freedom Walk on Fort Stewart were no different.

September 14, 2009 | Denise Etheridge | Lifestyle


$10,000 presented to sheriffs homes

A check for $10,000 was presented last week to the Georgia Sheriffs' Youth Homes. Retired Development Officer Sheriff Sid Roberts of the Georgia Sheriffs' Association accepted the donation at The Rusty Pig Restaurant in Glennville.

September 14, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Wireless do-not-call deadline a hoax

For every advancement in technology, it seems a new trouble is sure to follow, and cell phones are not exempt from this scenario. Though they enjoyed anonymity for dozens of years, cell phone numbers may soon be doomed to enter the public sphere, and with such publicity comes the unwanted attention of telemarketers.

September 14, 2009 | By Jen Alexander McCall Correspondent | Lifestyle


Brantley Gilbert wows Long County crowd

Country singer Brantley Gilbert put on a show Friday for an enthusiastic Long County crowd.

September 11, 2009 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Lifestyle


Rotary welcomes exchange student

All the way from Wrexham, Wales, Sarah Pugh, a Georgia Rotary Student Program participant, spoke to the Hinesville club Tuesday about her experience studying in the United States.

September 11, 2009 | By Lauren Hunsberger Staff writer | Lifestyle


Area showcases assets to military community

Several hundred soldiers, military spouses and their dependents browsed the semiannual Community Showcase on Wednesday at Club Stewart. The showcase's 67 participants offered military families information on recreational activities, support services and educational programs available in Southeast Georgia and nearby Florida.

September 11, 2009 | By Denise Etheridge Staff writer | Lifestyle


Rotary gives fans to seniors

September 09, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Geechee Kunda adds African structures

Beside the Geechee Kunda Cultural Arts Center, shaded by a large oak tree, sits a gray hut collaboratively built by members of the community and other friends and volunteers from across the world.

September 07, 2009 | By Lauren Hunsberger Staff writer | Lifestyle


Sorority awards five scholarships

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Hinesville Alumnae Chapter, awarded its Annie B. Givens scholarships to five area seniors over the summer.

September 07, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Congregation re-enacts tradtional ritual

More than 100 people gathered in Riceboro early Sunday for a historical baptism ceremony at one of the oldest, if not the only, traditional baptismal sites left in Liberty County.

September 02, 2009 | By Frenchi Jones Correspondent | Lifestyle


Sewing club uses talents to help others

A few women at First Baptist Church are using their sewing talents to help others. They have formed a group, comprised of exerpeinced and beginner seamstresses, and they meet from 10 a.m.-noon every Wednesday in the Phillips Building.

August 31, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Local artist recognized nationally

Hinesville's gospel sensation Terry Newsome is currently in Nashville, Tenn., for the Just Plain Folks Music Awards, where he has been nominated for awards in the categories of Best Album, Best Gospel Song and Best Urban Gospel Song for songs featured on his 2007 album "Mo Soul Music."

August 31, 2009 | By Frenchi Jones Correspondent | Lifestyle


Long Relay for Life wraps up year

LUDOWICI - The Long County Relay for Life ended its year on Aug. 20 with a wrap up party honoring all teams and participants.

August 31, 2009 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Lifestyle


How to win $325 million: Get lucky

There are no secret mathematical tricks to hitting it big on tonight's Mega Millions drawing for a gigantic jackpot, according to Georgia Southern University math instructor.

August 28, 2009 | By Lauren Hunsberger Staff writer | Lifestyle


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Boy Scouts gather for camporee

Boy Scouts from all over the area recently linked up at Forest Pond Lodge in Long County to take part in the Altamaha District Camporee.

April 27, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Lifestyle


GSU memorial honors nursing students

One of two surviving Georgia Southern University nursing students involved in the fatal crash Wednesday that left five fellow nursing students dead was moved to another hospital Thursday, while the second surviving student is still being treated at a Savannah hospital.

April 27, 2015 | By Hollie Deal Saxon Correspondent | Lifestyle


Proclamations in Hinesville

Hinesville Mayor Jim Thomas recently signed two proclamations; one for Word Autistic Day and the other for Fair Housing Month.

April 26, 2015 | Staff Report | Lifestyle


Ludowici PD recognizes 911 dispatchers

The Ludowici Police Department recognized its seven full- and part-time 911 dispatchers April 15 to commemorate National Public Safety Telecommunications Week.

April 25, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Lifestyle


Councilman retires from profession

After a long journey of 42 years of service for LRMC/EMS and the surrounding counties, I have retired.

April 21, 2015 | By Kenneth Shaw Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Band's recent gigs lead up to Earth Day

Liberty County-based band Exit 76 was in good company at its recent gigs.

April 20, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Buggy or Model T? Choosing transportation

People used to ride to church in their buggies or wagons before the new Model T became available. My husband recalls riding in the buggy with his grandparents to church in the 1940s.

April 15, 2015 | By Margie Love Columnist | Lifestyle


Former mayor gets state YMCA position

Former Hinesville Mayor Allen Brown has been selected to serve as the 2015 Liberty County finance chairman for the State YMCA of Georgia.

April 13, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Local finishes Air Force basics

Air Force Airman Eric B. Stephens of Hinesville recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.

April 09, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Fish fry is tasty fundraiser with memories

Journalists and other starving artists can't afford to support every good cause or fundraiser with our meager personal funds.

April 09, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray | Lifestyle


Rosie the Riveter group recruiting

American Rosie the Riveter Association is trying to locate women who worked on the home front during World War II.

April 06, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Long County has Easter pageant

The 2015 Tri-County Easter Pageant was held March 29 at the Long County Senior Citizen's Center in Ludowici.

April 06, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Lifestyle


Good Friday Walk for Shelter draws hundreds

More than 200 local residents came out in support of this year's Good Friday Walk for Shelter.

April 03, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray | Lifestyle


Special events in downtown Hinesville

Tonight's Farmers Market from 4-7 p.m. in Bradwell Park will include the regular 20-25 vendors selling deliciously fresh food, plus some other springtime fun! The Easter Bunny will visit the market and pass out candy to children, and there will be a bounce house. In addition, the Morning Glory Garden Club's exhibit, "Art in our Gardens," opens at the Hinesville Area Arts Council's Commerce Street Gallery tonight with a reception from 5:30-7 p.m. We'll see you downtown!

April 02, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Let us eat cake

I thought about skipping my birthday last week.

April 01, 2015 | Randy C. Murray | Lifestyle


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