View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - COASTAL LIVING


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 | COASTAL LIVING


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 | COASTAL LIVING


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 | COASTAL LIVING


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 | COASTAL LIVING


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 | COASTAL LIVING


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 | COASTAL LIVING


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 | COASTAL LIVING


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 | COASTAL LIVING


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 | COASTAL LIVING


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 | COASTAL LIVING


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 | COASTAL LIVING


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 | COASTAL LIVING


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 | COASTAL LIVING


Prayer vigil for shooting victims

Nearly 200 people braved chilly temperatures Friday night to take part in the first Hinesville citywide prayer gathering to provide guidance to the youngsters in the community.

December 24, 2012 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | COASTAL LIVING


Service-dog trainer helps disabled vet

Sgt. 1st Class Mark Brummitt loves dogs. The former drill instructor not only trains soldiers, he trains dogs - mostly service dogs to help people with disabilities. It's a part-time job and a passion.

December 22, 2012 | By Randy C. Murray | COASTAL LIVING


« First  « Prev  129 130 131 132 133  Next »  Last »

Page 131 of 245

Articles by Section - COASTAL LIVING


Bring on the Q

This Saturday is the Blues, Brews and BBQ, hosted by the Hinesville Area Arts Council. And I am so ready to "pig" out as one ...

September 20, 2017 | By Patty Leon Liberty Foodie | COASTAL LIVING


Grill master on cooking show

The Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau's Southern Cooks LIVE this month featured Jonathan Garrett, owner of Sho' Nuff Smokin' Good BBQ restaurant and ...

September 20, 2017 | Special to the Courier | COASTAL LIVING


It's fall, time to experience Liberty

Celebrate the changing of the seasons and that the hotter months are behind us. This time of year isn't just about Halloween or preparing ...

September 18, 2017 | Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau | COASTAL LIVING


Volunteer for the community and yourself

Our chamber of commerce develops and promotes many programs that benefit our businesses, as well as our whole community. One of my favorites is the ...

September 18, 2017 | By Sara Swida Columnist | COASTAL LIVING


Driving through a mandatory evacuation

It has always been Chong and I who make our road trip plans, but this one was dictated by the mayor and council's mandatory ...

September 18, 2017 | By Joe Gillam Columnist | COASTAL LIVING


Introducing Oscar Cannon

One Saturday morning, I ran by the bank to pick up a checkbook that had arrived and found the place to be unusually busy. I ...

September 16, 2017 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | COASTAL LIVING


NAACP banquet set

Dr. Ralph Warnock will be keynote speaker at the Liberty Branch NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet on Oct. 13 at the John McIver Auditorium in Midway.

September 16, 2017 | Special to the Courier | COASTAL LIVING


A strange series of strange events

Iris Long may have been the only person in the Valley who wasn't surprised by the strange series of events taking place among the ...

September 15, 2017 | By Kevin Slimp Columnist | COASTAL LIVING


Bring cash, thirst for fun to BBQ festival Saturday

The Hinesville Area Arts Council will have its 14th annual Blues, Brews and BBQ in downtown Hinesville on Saturday.

September 15, 2017 | Special to the Courier | COASTAL LIVING


Even Sunday Services are not sacred in Lenox Valley.

More often than not, Sunday was the most anticipated day of the week in The Valley. It's not because anything earth-shattering took place in ...

September 02, 2017 | By Kevin Slimp Columnist | COASTAL LIVING


Youthful Musings is September’s exhibit

The Hinesville Area Arts Council will host an art exhibit, Youthful Musings, for September.

September 02, 2017 | Special to the Courier | COASTAL LIVING


Sho’ Nuff Smokin’ Good BBQ owner featured on next local cooking show

The Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau next Southern Cooks LIVE will focus on Sho' Nuff Smokin' Good BBQ's Jonathan Garrett.

September 01, 2017 | Special to the Courier | COASTAL LIVING


Five things to help ease into becoming work-at-home mom

Times of transition can bring anxiety, especially for children. During times of change, their lives can feel chaotic and out of control.

September 01, 2017 | By Stacey L. Nash KSL.com | COASTAL LIVING


Exhibit features photos of war on terror victims

Hinesville will showcase an exhibit, Remembering Our Fallen, showing portraits of servicemembers killed in the war on terror Sept. 6-18.

September 01, 2017 | Special to the Courier | COASTAL LIVING


1

Page 1 of 1


Please wait ...