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Auction raises money for Dorchester

When Rep. Al Williams, D-Midway, approached area developer and businessman Clay Sikes about holding a silent auction fundraiser to benefit Dorchester Academy, Sikes agreed without hesitation.

October 29, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Staff writer | Lifestyle


Two tons shipped for peace

Earlier this month, Jim Bunn had a dilemma.

October 25, 2010 | By Hallie D. Martin Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Mayors' Motorcase gift collection going

The city of Hinesville recently started collected donated gifts for the 2010 Mayors' Christmas Motorcade. Community members can help by delivering donations to the Hinesville Police Department or by taking part in the Cycles for Charity fundraiser Nov. 6.

October 25, 2010 | Special to the News | Lifestyle


LCHS honors homecoming court

During halftime of the Liberty County Panthers' game against the Ware County Gators on Oct. 15, the LCHS homecoming court was introduced and the queen was crowned. Members of the court are:

October 25, 2010 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Lawmaker presents flag to Long library

Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Ga., recently presented a U.S. flag that had been flown over the Capitol to the Long County Library.

October 25, 2010 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Lifestyle


CASA swears in new volunteers

SAVANNAH - On Sept. 23, Savannah/Chatham Court Appointed Special Advocates, Inc. welcomed 13 new CASA volunteers to its ranks of serving in the best interests of children. The volunteers were joined by CASA staff, board of directors and family, and Juvenile Court Judge John Beam Jr. presided over the ceremony.

October 25, 2010 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Riceboro icon experienced segregated Army

Well-known Riceboro resident Henry L. Relaford, 90, served his country when called, despite the fact America and the military were segregated in the 1940s.

October 22, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Staff writer | Lifestyle


Walk kicks off breast cancer awareness

"It's always better to prevent something (cancer) than to treat it," oncology nurse navigator Brandy Payne said.

October 20, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Staff writer | Lifestyle


Volunteers tackle water pollution

Liberty County's waterways need help. And on Saturday, as part of Make A Difference Day, that help will descend on area ponds, rivers, lakes, streams and the ocean in the form of hundreds of volunteers, eager to learn about and protect local marine resources and ecosystems.

October 20, 2010 | By Seraine Page Columnist | Lifestyle


State Forestry Pageant seeks entries

The Evans County Forestry Pageant will be Saturday, Nov.13, at Claxton Middle School auditorium in Claxton.

October 18, 2010 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Couple triumphs over financial ruin

Kathleen Lancia knows a thing or two about being too proud to ask for help.

October 18, 2010 | By Seraine Page Staff writer | Lifestyle


Equestrians ride well at state fair

Representatives from Bluff Creek Stables on Colonel's Island in east Liberty County recently attended The Georgia National Fair State Championship American Saddlebred Horse Show in Perry. Five horses and six riders from Bluff Creek competed in six divisions.

October 18, 2010 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Wildlife Festival pageant winners crowned

Long County High School in Ludowici recently hosted the 2010 Miss Long County Wildlife Pageant.

October 18, 2010 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Educators proud of group's work abroad

Alpha Delta Kappa is an honorary organization of women educators. The Alpha Omicron Chapter of ADK, which was created in Liberty County 49 years ago, recently announced the completion of a joint project with the Veterans Vietnam Restoration Project. In five months, the groups built a five-room school in Ta Rinh, Vietnam, and dedicated it on Sept. 3.

October 18, 2010 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Phone museum is blast from communications past

The Independent Telecommunication Pioneer Association found a new home for its national organization in Hinesville about three years ago in former Sen. Glenn E. Bryant's house on Highway 84.

October 15, 2010 | Patty Leon Staff writer | Lifestyle


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Scuba lessons offered this month

Learn to scuba dive with BOSS and First Coast Divers of Jacksonville March 21-23.

March 10, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Aerial images of coast help planners, others

SOCIAL CIRCLE - Partners including the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, coastal counties and local and federal agencies have produced an aerial-imagery dataset of coastal Georgia that offers the most high-resolution look yet at the region and will be used for everything from county planning to wildlife conservation.

March 10, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Liberty County back in Kiss-A-Pig contest

The weather was perfect as crowds converged on Savannah's City Market to see why a cute little pig was being paraded around Ellis Square on Saturday.

March 08, 2014 | By Patty Leon | Lifestyle


'Non-Stop' is cut above usual Neeson thriller

Did you see the Oscars last weekend? USA Today reported the telecast, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, drew 43.7 million viewers, making it the most watched Academy Awards show in 14 years.

March 07, 2014 | By Sasha McBrayer Movie reviewer | Lifestyle


Celebrity bartending benefits Red Cross

A celebrity bartending event sponsored Monday by the Hinesville Rotary Club and the LaQuinta Inn and Suites raised $350 for the Liberty/Long County office of the American Red Cross, according to Rotary Vice President Brigitte Shanken.

March 07, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray | Lifestyle


Liberty County gardens in spotlight

About 150 people from 18 states checked into the Desoto Hotel in Savannah last weekend for the Southern Garden History Society's 32nd annual meeting. The two-day event included talks by landscape-design and preservation experts, and tours of gardens that traditionally are not open to the public. On the third day, according to SGHS Immediate Past President Lucy Hitch, attendees are offered the opportunity to tour additional sites that are a bit further away from the conference.

March 06, 2014 | By Michelle K.W. Ricketson Correspondent | Lifestyle


Midway man celebrates 71 years of Scouting

For 71 of his 83 years on Earth, George Ginter has been a Scout.

March 05, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray | Lifestyle


Eating healthy is harder than you think

My wife, kids, mama and a mess of doctors have strongly suggested that I try to eat healthy. But eating healthy is harder than most folks think.

March 05, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray | Lifestyle


Young leaders hear about government

Members of the 2014 Young Adult Leadership Liberty class learned how Liberty County is governed during a Feb. 19 session in the county commissioner's meeting room.

March 04, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Airman completes basics

Airman 1st Class Nichelle Y. Fraiser has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.

March 04, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


University chorale to perform in R. Hill

The Anderson (Ind.) University Chorale from Anderson will perform at 7 p.m. March 17 at Richmond Hill United Methodist Church.

March 04, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Home cures off a Georgia farmstead

In 1976, Mrs. Mary Harley, 90, of Liberty County, was interviewed by her grandson, Spencer Clark. Spencer and 20 other students in Mrs. Nan Flowers' class at Bradwell Institute recorded interviews with older Liberty County citizens about their early lives. They made a small book of these interviews called "Sand & Pine - Glimpses of Other Liberty Days." I was graciously given permission to share these stories from time to time with Coastal Courier readers.

March 04, 2014 | By Margie Love Correspondent | Lifestyle


Free summer meals available to all youth

The Georgia Department of Education School Nutrition Program recently announced the availability of free meals to children during summer break.

March 02, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


Farmers market restarts in March

The Hinesville Downtown Farmers Market staff has announced the return of the spring market, which will be held from 4-7 p.m. each Thursday from March through April in downtown Hinesville.

March 01, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle


'Winter's Tale' will leave viewers cold

Surprisingly, last weekend marked the third week in a row that "The Lego Movie" topped the box office and has grossed more than $183 million since its debut. The stop-motion animated feature has exceeded many people's expectations.

February 28, 2014 | By Sasha McBrayer Movie reviewer | Lifestyle


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