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Two great-great-grandsons of history cross paths

We were eating lunch as the American Queen riverboat pulled out of port, having just returned from a morning-long excursion to the Battlefield of Vicksburg. It is even possible that we were in a mild disagreement over the Yankees and the Rebels when a nice couple approached.

April 08, 2017 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


News war erupts with Cooper's new Patriot

Iris Long hadn't slept much since Saturday night's bowling match, where Raymond Cooper made the announcement concerning the first issue of his competing newspaper, The Valley Patriot, premiering Tuesday morning.

April 06, 2017 | By Kevin Slimp Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


Who Screams?

As temperatures outside climb it's time to ditch the chili and soups and head on over to the ice cream isle.

April 05, 2017 | Patty Leon | LIBERTY LIFE


You body is a temple that protects you

This year, I am taking human anatomy and physiology. The massive information and difficult terminology make this class the most challenging for me. However, while learning the knowledge, I have learned some interesting things.

April 03, 2017 | By Jingyue 'Jorga' Wu Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


4-H'ers artwork on exhibit

Young artists will be featured in the Hinesville Area Arts Council's Gallery during April.

April 03, 2017 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


An insufferable Yankee at Vicksburg

It did not turn out as I intended. Somehow, Tink managed to turn it into what he, with gleeful satisfaction - that is the only way to say it with unvarnished truth though he now says otherwise - called "The Victory Tour."

April 02, 2017 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


Let your light shine

God gives each of us distinct personalities and talents. This was so evident my first day at First Baptist Church with my host parents.

March 28, 2017 | By Jingyue 'Jorga' Wu Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


A night of transcending

Men, young and old, learned the lesson of being their brother's keeper at the Eleven Black Men of Liberty County's 23rd annual Scholarship Banquet March 18.

March 27, 2017 | Staff report | LIBERTY LIFE


Does anyone liste to anyone else anymore?

The exact moment it happened was at a large round table in a ballroom of majestic gilt in a grand hotel. Tink and I found ourselves seated next to strangers so we both plunged into jump-starting a conversation because we like the stories of others. We asked questions, expressed interest and tried to pull out information.

March 24, 2017 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


Aloha, Island Cafe

On a recent stroll around the Farmers Market, I glanced over at what used to be one of my favorite stops, Uncommon Grounds.

March 23, 2017 | By Patty Leon | LIBERTY LIFE


Hinesville resident’s great-great-grandfather worked to improve agriculture across the region

Calvin Speight says his great-great-grandfather is "the one that started America eating real good."

March 23, 2017 | By Tiffany King | LIBERTY LIFE


Pandemonium reigns in Valley grudge match

It has been 18 years since the unforgettable match between the Valley King Pins and the Pleasant Hill Strike Force and for the life of me I still can't figure out how they fit 237 fans, plus several infants, into that four-lane bowling alley.

March 21, 2017 | By Kevin Slimp Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


Life can be like playing a piano

I have always wanted to learn to play the piano. Ever since I was a little girl, I was amazed by my friends who play.

March 20, 2017 | By Jingyue 'Jorga' Wu Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


Prodigal candidate returns as aspiring publisher

Marvin Walsh had been hosting "Renderings with Raymond" for five weeks and the stress of manning the town's only local talk show was becoming apparent.

March 14, 2017 | By Kevin Slimp Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


Random thoughts on area

A native of Liberty County, T.C. Stevens moved to Jekyll Island and graduated from Glynn Academy. He is now a retired deputy sheriff from Newton County, Georgia. Abial Winn was a member of the Georgia State Senate and was captain of the Liberty Independent Troop. Stevens is the great- great-grandchild of Winn.

March 13, 2017 | By Margie Love Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


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Vicky Nephew turned 104 Thursday

Sarah Victoria Scott Nephew celebrated her 104th birthday Thursday.

May 04, 2017 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Magazine ranks local restaurant high along coast

The Sunbury Crab Co. in eastern Liberty County has been named number 13 on the list of Coastal Living Magazine's The 20 Best Seafood ...

May 04, 2017 | Special to the Courier | LIBERTY LIFE


Take the back roads through Florida

I had a lot of feedback from last month's "road trip" on US-84 to Texas. Seems that some of the baby boomers enjoyed it ...

May 03, 2017 | By Joe Gillam Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


Make mine grande, quickly

UPDATE: As of May 3 Starbucks has officially opened.

May 03, 2017 | By Patty Leon | LIBERTY LIFE


Just listen, you'll hear great stories

One can hear some mighty interesting and sometimes strange bits of information in a checkout line in a store, hospital waiting area or any other ...

May 02, 2017 | By Margie Love Columnist | LIBERTY LIFE


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