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 ...
Switching gears just a little bit from movies, let's talk television once again. This time, I'm spotlighting the brand-spankin'-new NBC series, "The Blacklist."
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
Skidaway Marine Science Day 2013 will be held from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 26 on the campus of the University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography at the north end of Skidaway Island.
Liberty County Clerk of Courts F. Barry Wilkes recently received the first lifetime achievement award ever presented by the Superior Court Clerks' Association of Georgia to one of its members and the association's 2013 ÉCLAT Award.
Sometimes at a public gathering someone will privately comment on one of my food columns. Most are kind, telling me how much they agree with my assessment of steaks, seafood or certain restaurants. Others tell me up front I got it all wrong about which is better - North Carolina, Georgia, Texas, Memphis, Kansas City or St. Louis barbecue.
It's that time of year again. That time when the smell of perfectly cooked seafood and the sound of live local and national acts fill the air in J.F. Gregory Park.
Sept. 23 to Oct. 22: Some misunderstandings resist being resolved. But your sincerity in wanting to soothe those hurt feelings wins the day. By month's end, that relationship should begin to show signs of healing.
Those who thought they spotted a World War II-era bomber over the skies of Savannah early Monday afternoon weren't imagining things.
The 32nd annual Long County Fall Wildlife Festival drew a crowd Saturday to its site off Darwell Long Road. Beautiful weather made the day's festivities especially enjoyable for patrons of all ages.
A Statesboro civil-rights attorney and Pembroke pastor has been elected the newest leader of the Georgia State Conference NAACP.
Hinesville Rotary Club members heard details and implications of the Affordable Care Act from local business owners and operators during Tuesday's lunch meeting.
A bondsman can be a person's best friend if he is caught and put in jail and his bond is set for a huge amount of money. He can call a bondsman to put up the bond for him.
Oleander District of The Garden Club of Georgia Inc.'s 55th annual meeting, "By the Sea," will be held Oct. 22 at the Morgan Center on Jekyll Island.
It starts to look like Halloween next week. See "Monster House," rated PG, at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 on the grassy area on the south side of Tominac Fitness Center. There is no charge. Movie-goers are asked to bring their own snacks. If it rains, the film will be shown inside Tominac.
Local artist Kallie Breningstall doesn't feel confined to a particular art media. Her prints, paintings, photography, pottery, pencil drawings, sculpture and hand-made jewelry are on display this month at the Hinesville Area Arts Council gallery at 102 Commerce St. in downtown Hinesville.