The city of Hinesville will be doing its part to make the holiday season special for residents of the state's mental health and retardation hospitals.
The Coastal Courier is sponsoring a children's costume contest to welcome in the fall season.
Lyndol Anderson of Walthourville and Mary-Ann McIntosh of Townsend have been honored as "lifetime Master Gardeners" during the Liberty County Alumni Master Gardener Association meeting.
Here to serve Wayne Murphy, a senior water resource engineer with CH2M HILL in Atlanta, spoke during Tuesday’s Rotary meeting. Murphy has been working with Liberty County to help the county update its water and sewer delivery strategy. The strategy was approved in November 2006. CH2M HILL is a global leader in full-service engineering, construction and operations. “We are here to serve Liberty County,” Murphy said.
Recently, Team SCMPD competed against the Southside Fire Department in a hamburger-eating contest at Back Yard Burgers on Ogeechee Road in Savannah.
Along with educating Liberty County women about their hair, some local hairstylists will be working to educate them about their sexual health through a new partnership with the Coastal Area Support Team.
Goldenheirs enjoyed a covered dish lunch at the September meeting. The new church year of Goldenheirs started with electing officers. Chuck Stewart and John Stetzer will continue as president and vice president. Paulette Stetzer will serve as secretary, George Laseter as program chairman, Dat Peller as set-up chairman, Vicki Ackermann and Doris Phillips correspondence, and Joyce Laseter publicity. Future plans for the group were discussed and Stewart tabled some items to be discussed in October. ...
Paislee Edmondson was crowned the Miss Long County Wildlife Western Wear overall winner Saturday.
Sgt. Kevin Ortiz was honored as Soldier of the Month for September during the Rotary Club meeting Sept. 18.
The United Way of the Coastal Empire announced $202,699 as this year's goal for the fundraising campaign this past week at The Heritage Bank. The annual campaign runs from September to November.
The Gum Branch Fire Department hosted a fish fry and classic car show this past Saturday at the Gum Branch park.
Commodity distributions have been announced for Liberty and Long counties. Forms are required to pick up food.
The quaint brick house at 70 Martin Road in the heart of Midway has been different things over the years. However, since October of 2005 it has been The Midway Gallery.
- Mutch Logan lived in Willie and had a barrel of fish shipped by rail each Saturday and sold them in the community.
Music filled the air at the Goldenheirs' August meeting as the Holiday family presented a concert showcasing a variety of music, including classical.
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.
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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.
The Christmas tree outside Club Stewart will come to life at a tree lighting ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 5.
Based upon the Israeli series "Prisoners of War," Showtime's American spy thriller "Homeland" is in its third season and has the green light for a 12-episode fourth season, set to premiere in 2014.
An estimated 2,700 people began lining up at 5 a.m. Thursday for a United Way of the Coastal Empire, Liberty mass mobile food pantry at the Walthourville fire station.
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Liberty County High School Panther Marching Band Director Paul Sohayda was accompanied by two ensembles of student musicians, one brass and one clarinet, to perform classical pieces Tuesday for the Hinesville Rotary Club.
If my wife wasn't such a good cook, I'd be 50 pounds lighter. I'm not blaming her, though.