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How to be a liberal in one angry letter

How to be a liberal in one angry letter

I want you to hear this from me rather than from Donald Trump. I have been outed. I am a “bed-wetting liberal.” No longer can ...

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Updated: jul. 30, 2015 4:00 p.m.
How does Georgia stack up against other states?

How does Georgia stack up against other states?

Georgia is a state where we measure ourselves by how other people think of us.

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Updated: jul. 29, 2015 4:00 p.m.
Clerk's office leads way in court technology

Clerk's office leads way in court technology

I was hired Nov. 13, 1983, as chief deputy clerk of the Office of the Clerk of Courts of Liberty County, having served previously for ...

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Updated: jul. 28, 2015 7:00 p.m.
Tink's quest for a chainsaw

Tink's quest for a chainsaw

My husband is like a relentless teenager. When he wants something, he persists until it’s easier for me to say “yes” just to get ...

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Updated: jul. 28, 2015 4:00 p.m.
Elect new leaders in Riceboro

Elect new leaders in Riceboro

Editor, In March, I wrote in to express my horror at the prospect of the Riceboro mayor and City Council voting themselves healthy raises (more ...

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Updated: jul. 28, 2015 2:00 p.m.
Rebel flag not a symbol of slavery

Rebel flag not a symbol of slavery

Editor, I am really tired of all of the “political correctness,” especially concerning the Confederate battle flag.

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Updated: jul. 28, 2015 1:00 p.m.
Hard city surfaces play rough with streams

Hard city surfaces play rough with streams

Usually, when we picture streams, we are thinking more of a pastoral landscape.

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Lawmakers try to defuse explosive issue

Lawmakers try to defuse explosive issue

With the legalization of fireworks this year, Georgia residents had a blast over the Fourth of July weekend — literally.

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Updated: jul. 24, 2015 9:30 a.m.
Expiring federal tax credit threatens solar industry

Expiring federal tax credit threatens solar industry

With the state’s Solar Power Free Market Financing Act now law, Georgia is expected to have a banner year for new solar installations in ...

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Updated: jul. 23, 2015 8:00 p.m.
Blessed are the peacemakers, who state the obvious

Blessed are the peacemakers, who state the obvious

Blessed are we, the peacemakers. Ours is a lonely lot. I had hoped I could cut back on pacifying petulant poops and spend more time ...

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Updated: jul. 23, 2015 4:00 p.m.
With ISIL, diplomacy is not an option

With ISIL, diplomacy is not an option

As the self-proclaimed Islamic State, also known by the acronym ISIL, continues to grow and advance in the Middle East and even in our homeland ...

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Updated: jul. 21, 2015 7:30 p.m.
The fire: 'I refuse to cry'

The fire: 'I refuse to cry'

My sister and I stood in the charred remains of a life that once was and said not a word. What was there to say ...

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Updated: jul. 21, 2015 4:00 p.m.
Rebel-flag column 'mostly wrong'

Rebel-flag column 'mostly wrong'

Editor, Regarding the Confederate battle flag, Tom Crawford gets it mostly wrong in his opinion piece in the Coastal Courier of July 15.

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Updated: jul. 21, 2015 2:00 p.m.
How you are summoned for jury duty

How you are summoned for jury duty

One of the most important statutory jobs that the clerk of superior court has is custodianship of the county’s jury lists. Ultimately, the clerk ...

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Updated: jul. 20, 2015 8:00 p.m.
How to safely dispose of medicines

How to safely dispose of medicines

Using medicines safely includes proper disposal of them.

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Updated: jul. 20, 2015 7:30 p.m.
Store thanks customers, will close soon

Store thanks customers, will close soon

Editor, It’s not easy to say goodbye to Hinesville. But, after 32 years in business, we are sad to announce that Freedom Home & Electronics ...

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Updated: jul. 17, 2015 7:30 p.m.
Jekyll Island deer welcome now being official

Jekyll Island deer welcome now being official

In the midst of all the turmoil over recent Supreme Court decisions on Obamacare and gay marriage as well as the furor over the Confederate ...

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Updated: jul. 16, 2015 4:00 p.m.

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