May is Building Safety Month. Although the Hinesville Department of Inspections focuses on building safety all year long, we want to take the time to highlight some building-safety concerns locally. If an individual, organization or a business is trying to find a location within the Hinesville city limits, there are a few things they should know before signing on the dotted line to buy or lease.
May 18, 2015 | By Steve Welborn Guest columnist | Opinion
May 18, 2015 | Kent Larson Deseret News | Hot Topics
I’ve known Daisy for five years, and she has taught me lessons about loyalty, happiness, friendship and love that I’ll never forget.
May 18, 2015 | Steven Hummer FamilyShare | Hot Topics
With a wink to its core customer, the 18-25-year-old, non-discerning white male, McDonald’s released an ad in January mocking heath nuts.
May 18, 2015 | Deborah Sutton Deseret News | Business
May 18, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith
The satirical minds behind the controversial French weekly Charlie Hebdo received a standing ovation on Tuesday as they accepted the PEN American Center’s Toni and James C Goodale Freedom of Expression Courage Award, despite protests claiming that the magazine "violates the acceptable."
May 18, 2015 | JJ Feinauer Deseret News | Faith
It is once again time to recognize Liberty County seniors as they graduate from high school and begin a new chapter in their lives.
May 18, 2015 | Special to the Courier email@example.com | Local news
Shyloh Imani Muthami was born at 9:57 p.m. April 26 to Judith Multungi of Hinesville and Festus M. Mutinda of Hinesville.
May 18, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce had a ribbon cutting April 17 for Essence Hair Salon to celebrate the opening of its new salon at 452 W. Gen. Screven Way, Suite D in Hinesville.
May 18, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Business
Liberty County High School held its Black vs. Gold spring football scrimmage Friday afternoon at Donell Woods Stadium, giving Panther football fans a glimpse of the season to come.
May 18, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports
The Liberty County Sheriff's Office is searching for a prisoner who walked away from road-work detail Monday afternoon.
May 18, 2015 | Staff Report firstname.lastname@example.org | Public Safety
The 3rd Infantry Division at Fort Stewart said farewell Monday morning to the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team and welcomed back the 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, which had been inactivated earlier this year.
May 18, 2015 | Caitlin Kenney | Military
During the past few years, Liberty County High School has produced top-notch Division I football players.
May 18, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports
Former Bradwell Institute football player Isaiah Barnes is getting ready to take his game to the next level.
May 18, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports
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May 18, 2015 | Staff Report | Sound off
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The deadline for expedited entry onto Fort Stewart for Saturday's First Presbyterian Christian Academy graduation ceremony is Monday.
May 18, 2015 | Staff Report | Education
The fourth annual Fishin' for a Cure Tournament, a panfish-tourney fundraiser for area children with health issues, will start at daybreak Saturday on the Altamaha River.
May 13, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Outdoors/Recreation
The annual Liberty/Long County/Fort Stewart Special Olympic Spring Games will be held Friday at Long Bell Stadium/Track at Liberty Independent Troop Park, 607 E. Oglethorpe Highway in Hinesville. Opening ceremonies begin at 10 a.m.
May 06, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Education
The Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary Chapter 46 golf-tournament fundraiser for disabled veterans will begin at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at Cherokee Rose Golf Course.
May 05, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Sports
Make the day special for mom by taking her to the Mother's Day Brunch from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday at Club Stewart.
May 04, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Things to do
In recent years, Georgia shrimpers have been very concerned about black gill, a mysterious condition affecting the coastal-shrimp population, and one many shrimpers believe might be largely responsible for reduced shrimp harvests.
May 02, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation
Georgia lawmakers left town earlier this month after producing a 2016 state spending plan that invests no more money overall for health care than last year. Georgia ranks near the bottom of all states for health-care investment, and the consequences include hundreds of thousands of uninsured Georgians and hospitals that struggle to stay afloat.
April 30, 2015 | By Timothy Sweeney Guest columnist | Opinion
Editor, When 1st Congressional District U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter spoke before Richmond Hill High School students on the issues surrounding Kinder Morgan's Palmetto Pipeline, he stated, "I suspect many of you drive, and gas is expensive. … Having a pipeline could help that. … So sometimes, we have to make tough decisions" (coastalcourier.com, April 17, reported by Jeff Whitten).
April 30, 2015 | Staff Report | Opinion
Students named to Button Gwinnett Elementary School's honor rolls for the third quarter are:
April 30, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Education
Kinder Morgan, the Texas-based energy company that wants to run a 360-mile petroleum pipeline through Upstate South Carolina and Coastal Georgia, is dealing with a leak of more than 250,000 gallons from one of its existing pipelines in South Carolina, officials said.
April 30, 2015 | Staff Report | Local news
Solomon wrote, "Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the whole duty of man" (Ecclesiastes 12:13).
April 30, 2015 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith
What time is it, boys and girls? It's time for Answer Man! Time to dip into the ol' mailbag and see what is on your mind and show you how little is on ours. While we can't guarantee total and complete accuracy in our answers, it is Answer Man's opinion that this won't matter because if you knew the answer, you probably wouldn't have asked the question in the first place.
April 30, 2015 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion
It's probably no big surprise to folks who know me, but I like food.
April 30, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray | Food
More stores are coming to Hinesville, but just which ones are a secret for now.
April 30, 2015 | By Tiffany King | Business
Living with your significant other before marriage isn’t a good idea for couples who want to stay together for the long term. A new study from the Center for Family and Demographic Research at Bowling Green State University found that cohabitation before marriage often causes married couples to separate.
April 30, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Education