Annie Torres took along a copy of the Courier on a visit to Philadelphia for her mother's birthday. Pictured (l-r) are Mary Delacruz, Torres and her mother, Virginia Colon. You can get your picture in the paper by having your picture made holding a copy of the paper at a landmark. The travel can be for business or pleasure.
Transportation, prescription drugs and supportive services are among the concerns facing Coastal Georgia's older residents.
Georgia Arbor Day was celebrated Feb. 16 with some local organizations commemorating the day with tree plantings.
Liberty County Boy Scouts have set two fundraiser for early March. A fundraiser kickoff breakfast has been set for Thursday, March 8 at the Hinesville Church of Latter Day Saints on Tupelo Trail. For more information or reservations, call Dr. Glenn Carter's office at 368-2290. Scouts are also planning a Boston butt, turkey sale. Each costs $20 and can be ordered also at Carter's office.
United Way of the Coastal Empire's 2-1-1 program, which has recently extended its service area to incorporate Liberty County, hosted its first "2-1-1 Day Celebration" on Sunday. The goal of the celebration was to educate the community on the benefits of using 2-1-1 and create awareness of the service in Liberty County. The event coincided with a nationwide effort to have 2-1-1 available in all states.
Two young people with ties to our area have graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas
Palmyra Missionary Baptist Church will host its Old Time Day celebration with a walk starting at 9:30 a.m. Sunday from the Sunbury Missionary Baptist Church. Sunday school will follow at 10 a.m. and a morning service at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Herman Scott of Baconton Missionary Baptist Church speaking. The host pastor is the Rev. Robert Brown. For more information, call (912) 884-3131.
Grandparent Connection is an agency for grandparents raising children, offering services pertaining to support, legal information, health and financial concerns and more.
Age is nothing but a number - especially to a group of senior citizens who volunteer their services to help make life a little brighter for other people.
Air Force Lt. Col. Harold D. Brown Jr. has assumed command of the 375th Operations Support Squadron at Scott Air Force Base, Belleville, Ill.
The annual meeting of the members of LeConte Woodmanston Foundation was hosted Feb. 10 at the Riceboro plantation. The presentation by President Bob Upson was the key to discussion of future plans for the historic site and the botanical gardens. New board members were elected then the business meeting concluded with a fundraising fish fry. The project welcomes volunteers interested in preserving the history of the plantation and the restoration of the gardens. For more ...
In a time of pre-nuptial agreements and increasing divorce rates before the first anniversary, there are marriages that have stood the test of time. Not every marriage is ending in divorce with couples citing irreconcilable differences.
Air Force Airman James E. Allen Jr. graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force base, San Antonio, Texas.
Everything is rosy in the Meadors' household. Just ask Steve's wife, Ryoko, who has received flowers at least once a month from her adoring husband for more than 25 years.
A new program to help the needy has begun at the Midway United Methodist. Several members of the church, including Dennis and Georgianne Christiansen, looked around and decided that the church and the community could use a new program to serve others. The group thought a food pantry was a good way to help others in a very basis way. The pantry is already under way. At Thanksgiving and Christmas, food bags were distributed to ...
The Christmas tree outside Club Stewart will come to life at a lighting ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Thursday.
A Dec. 14 English-style tea service at the Midway Museum gives visitors a chance to check out exhibits and Christmas decorations while enjoying piping-hot beverages and homemade sandwiches and desserts. Seatings are at 11 a.m., noon, 1, 2 and 3 p.m. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 912-884-5837 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Tea service is $10 per person.
The marshes at WaterWays Township are a perfect place to boat, fish and kayak in peace. It's no wonder the volunteers and coordinators of Coastal Georgia's Heroes on the Water Program decided to return to the area Saturday for the second time this year, offering service members the chance to fish, paddle and enjoy a day on the water.
Georgia's only Revolutionary War historic site, Sunbury's Fort Morris, held its annual "Come and Take It!" encampment Saturday, drawing more than 200 visitors to the earthen berms on the banks of the Medway River.
Those who would like to brighten the holidays for service members on Fort Stewart are invited to sponsor or set up light displays.
What do you get when you mix John Travolta, Robert De Niro and a couple of hunting bows?
Ten local pastors, two Army chaplains, three choirs, two praise dance teams, numerous local leaders and the commander of the 3rd Infantry Division took part in the 11th annual Mayor's Thanksgiving Service.
The United Way of Liberty County just missed its $199,000 fundraising campaign goal for 2013. The organization raised $182,021, or 91 percent of its goal, according to Jennifer Darsey, director of the United Way of the Coastal Empire's Liberty office. Last year's goal was $195,000, she said. The campaign began Sept. 4 and ended Nov. 22.
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas 9
I'm not making light of Thanksgiving Day by suggesting we should be thankful for leftovers. To have enough is a feast. To have leftovers is a blessing of abundance, and that's what Thanksgiving is all about.
Liberty Countians will have the opportunity to visit with Santa and his reindeer, create holiday-themed arts and crafts, decorate cookies and join in caroling at the seventh annual Christmas in the Park from 5-8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 2, in downtown Hinesville's Bradwell Park. The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce and the Hinesville Downtown Development Authority host the free event, which, will end with the crowd singing "Silent Night" as the community Christmas tree is lit. ...
Nov. 22 to Dec. 21: An unsettling mood at the start of the week soon lifts and gives way to a more positive attitude as you find fun and friendship beginning to dominate your aspect.
The old turkeys are getting scared this time of the year and telling everyone they see to eat more pork or beef!
The Citizens of Georgia Power Company donated $2,500 checks to the Manna House and Helen's Haven on Thursday morning.
Goldenheirs heard about Home Health Care in Hinesville during its meeting Nov. 5 at First Baptist Church.