Former Long County baseball stars Dustin McGowan and Tristan Goodro are making the folks in Long County proud this year in their post-high-school careers on the diamond.
April 22, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports
When Annabel Beam was five years old, she was diagnosed with two incurable life-threatening digestive disorders — pseudo-obstruction motility disorder and antral hypomotility disorder. As a result, she spent much of her life in and out of hospitals.
April 22, 2015 | Wendy Jessen FamilyShare | Faith
Each year millions of women in their late 40s and early 50s experience the dreaded time in life that we euphemistically refer to as “the change,” including peri-menopause (or pre-menopause) and menopause. For many of us, peri-menopause comes out of left field, stealing any and all prior sense of stability and normalcy and leaving a wake of escalating and plummeting hormones that send us spiraling out of control. At 52 years of age, I was astounded when a nurse practitioner diagnosed my depression as being due to peri-menopause. In the last eight months since that diagnosis, I have at times ...
April 22, 2015 | Debbie Merrill FamilyShare | Living well
It was another hectic Saturday morning.
April 22, 2015 | Greg Kratz Deseret News | Business
Etsy, an online craft marketplace that brings together buyers and sellers of handmade clothes, art, crafts and other one-of-a-kind products, has some loyal entrepreneurs on edge as the website tries to find its place on Wall Street following a public stock offering.
April 22, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret News | Business
COSTA RICA — A recently discovered species’ resemblance to the Kermit the Frog has caught the Internet’s attention.
April 22, 2015 | Natalie Crofts KSL | Hot Topics
Does stretching reduce sports injuries? This question is a hot topic with much debate and conflicting evidence. I will present a few studies and then make my recommendation based on experience. I have run four marathons and countless other long distance races and have some insight on this topic. I am also a chiropractor and treat many sports-related injuries.
April 22, 2015 | Steve Davis Deseret News | Outdoors/Recreation
An estimated 200 people attended a public meeting on a proposed pipeline at the Richmond Hill city center Tuesday to hear information and voice their opinions. Vice President of Public Affairs Allen Fore from Kinder Morgan, the company proposing the pipeline, gave a 10-minute speech about its proposal and the reasoning behind placing a pipeline along the coast of Georgia, including Bryan, Liberty and Long counties.
April 21, 2015 | Staff Report | Local news
"Mobilegeddon," as many are calling it, happened Tuesday, courtesy of Google, the predominant web search engine.
April 21, 2015 | Staff report | Business
Sometimes a man, despite his best efforts, doesn't find his destiny. Try as he might, down through the earnest years of his life, he chases it and even can believe he has it, only to awaken one morning and discover he doesn't - that what he has is an illusion, a mirage that he tried to turn into reality.
April 21, 2015 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | Opinion
The excitement is building. Extensive planning and coordinating have gone into this conference.
April 21, 2015 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith
Eight Long County High School athletes have qualified for the AA state sectional track-and-field meet after their efforts at the Region 2-AA meet last Wednesday at Southeast Bulloch High School.
April 21, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports
Romany Zalahn Thomas Ward was born at 4:55 a.m. April 7 to Brittany Ward of Allenhurst and Ralph Ward Jr. of Riceboro.
April 21, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
The hometown fans in Ludowici had a lot to be happy about Friday as Long County beat Vidalia 6-3 in Region 2-AA baseball action.
April 21, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports
The Georgia Southern football team wrapped up spring practice as the Eagles participated in their annual Blue-White Game in front of a sizable crowd Saturday afternoon at Paulson Stadium.
April 21, 2015 | Mike Anthony | Sports
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About 15 percent of young adults ages 16-24 years old are not in school, nor are they in the workforce, according to the Ringer Center of Excellence Inc.
April 08, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray | Business
Registration deadline is April 13 for a Leisure Travel trip at April 18 to Brunswick for a cruise aboard the 200-foot, four-deck Emerald Princess, the "Jewel of the Golden Isles." The cost (transportation and admission) is $20 per person for active duty and spouse; $25 for others.
April 06, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Things to do
If you haven't been checking your receipts in Liberty County stores since Wednesday, you might want to.
April 04, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray | Local news
Some local high-school seniors were honored in a ceremony that praised more than their academic achievements.
April 04, 2015 | By Tiffany King | Education
A missing Wayne County woman's vehicle was discovered Friday afternoon in the Altamaha River.
April 04, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Coastal Courier correspondent | News
Ludowici native Dustin McGowan has been released by the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to a report Tuesday on cbssports.com.
March 31, 2015 | Staff report | Sports
Ludowici City Council modified the city's land development code at its March 10 meeting and learned the following week that a requested easement for the proposed McDonald's/Flash Foods had been approved.
March 26, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Local news
Heaven, apparently, can wait, a chain of Southern Baptist-owned bookstores says.
March 25, 2015 | Mark A. Kellner Deseret News | Faith
Federal and state authorities apparently removed students from housing at a private school in Ludowici Wednesday afternoon.
March 25, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | News
The city of Hinesville invites all sixth-grade students in Liberty County to participate in the "If I Were Mayor, I Would . . ." essay contest.
March 25, 2015 | Special to the Courier email@example.com | Education
The Long County Parent Teacher Organization recently presented a check for $7,000 to Smiley Elementary School Principal David Edwards during the group's meeting at SES.
March 25, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Coastal Courier correspondent | Education
The Liberty County High School baseball team was shut out twice in a doubleheader Saturday at Thomson.
March 25, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports
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March 25, 2015 | Staff Report | Sound off
The kid in me still loves sloppy Joes.
March 25, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray Courier staffer | Food
A two-vehicle accident on Highway 84 in Hinesville sent one woman to a hospital Wednesday. According to Hinesville Police Patrol Officer Jimmel Hargrove, the accident occurred around 12:15 pm.
March 25, 2015 | By Caitlin Kenney | News