If you’re a handsome guy, you’ve probably got it made, right? After all, research shows attractive people are more likely to be healthy, intelligent and better candidates for marriage. Other studies show that beautiful people are recognized as more likeable and trustworthy than people who are not.
April 27, 2015 | Tyler Stahle Deseret News | Business
Colleen Preston lives in a manufactured home community in Cape Cod that's nestled into a pine forest that overlooks cranberry bogs. From her deck, she can watch the cranberry harvest each fall. It's picturesque, she says. It's peaceful.
April 27, 2015 | Lane Anderson Deseret News | State, National
Travel back in time to the iciest days of the Cold War. Elementary school students are watching “duck and cover” public service films in their classrooms and air raid siren tests pierce the Saturday morning quiet every week. Fallout shelter symbols are posted in every neighborhood.
April 27, 2015 | Michael Schuman Deseret News | Hot Topics
The 2015 Business Expo scheduled for May 6 in Hinesville has been canceled.
April 27, 2015 | Staff Report | Business
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce will host a Progress Through People Luncheon at noon Thursday at Connection Church on Patriots Trail in Flemington. The event will be sponsored by CH2M.
April 27, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Local news
Boy Scouts from all over the area recently linked up at Forest Pond Lodge in Long County to take part in the Altamaha District Camporee.
April 27, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Lifestyle
Tay'shon Devonte Strickland was born at 2:41 p.m. April 13 to Tianna Strickland. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Tay'shon weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and measured 20 inches. The baby's maternal grandmother is Naomi Strickland.
April 27, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
It is that time again!
April 27, 2015 | By Sara Swida Columnist | Opinion
(FORT STEWART, Ga.) - For an unprecedented sixth time, Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield has once again been named the best Army installation, bringing home first place in this year's Army Community of Excellence (ACOE) awards.
April 27, 2015 | Fort Stewart PAO | Military
In theory and by law, businesses in Liberty County are supposed to charge customers only 6 percent sales tax. That has been the case since April 1, when the county's Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax expired because a majority of voters chose not to renew it during the November election.
April 27, 2015 | Staff Report | Opinion
Kinder Morgan's Palmetto Pipeline Project has generated a great deal of controversy in a relatively short time.
April 27, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Correspondent | Business
Daniel Blackman, a 2014 candidate for Georgia Public Service Commission and a leader in environmental causes in Georgia, will be the keynote speaker at the Liberty County Democratic Party's annual awards banquet Saturday, May 2, at the Liberty County Community Complex in Midway.
April 27, 2015 | Special to the Courier | News
Liberty County and Hinesville city officials miss the funding brought by the Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax.
April 27, 2015 | By Tiffany King | Local news
The Liberty County High School baseball team finished the regular season with losses at Savannah Christian and Portal.
April 27, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports
Recent reports filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:
April 27, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety
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As I write, the General Assembly has passed the 30th legislative day, or "Crossover Day," as it's commonly called. Any legislation that hasn't crossed over to the House or Senate is dead until we reconvene next year. For the remainder of the session, we will now exclusively focus on reviewing House bills that crossed over to the Senate.
March 19, 2015 | By State Rep. Ben Watson | State, National
SAVANNAH - The Georgia Ports Authority welcomed the largest ship ever to call on the Port of Savannah on Wednesday when the ZIM Tianjin docked at Garden City Terminal.
March 19, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Business
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management will hold a public meeting Tuesday on proposed offshore drilling along the Georgia coast.
March 19, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Correspondent | News
Two bills in the Georgia Legislature would allow thousands of Georgia parents the opportunity to choose better educational options for their children.
March 19, 2015 | By Benjamin Scafidi | Opinion
Richmond Hill City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to let voters decide whether they want Sunday package sales of alcohol in the city limits.
March 19, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Correspondent | Local news
A fire early Thursday on Highway 84 in Midway left an elderly woman displaced as her home was destroyed.
March 19, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety
March Madness is upon us again, and most people talking about it are focused on their brackets.
March 19, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret News | Business
Brandon Standard, of Allenhurst, a senior, was named to the dean's list of Mercer University's College of Liberal Arts for the fall 2014 semester. Inclusion on this list requires students to meet grade-point-average standards specific to the college or school within the university.
March 18, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Education
"Cinderella" is the latest live-action Disney reimagining on the big screen after "Alice in Wonderland," "Oz: The Great and Powerful" and "Maleficient." This movie is, at once, a slight reimagining while also staying true to the spirit of the original source material.
March 18, 2015 | By Justin Hall Film critic | Things to do
Hinesville is rapidly becoming the go-to place for barbecue.
March 18, 2015 | Randy C.Murray | Local news
A mix-up by a fuel transport company temporarily disabled 13 Hinesville vehicles Wednesday.
March 18, 2015 | Staff Report | Local news
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March 18, 2015 | Staff Report | Sound off
It’s that special time of the year again where the NCAA basketball tournament, often known as “March Madness,” reigns. Over the upcoming days, millions of people will fill out brackets trying to predict the crazy upsets and the eventual national champion of the sport. Here are five movies about basketball that will get you ready to watch college basketball for the next month.
March 18, 2015 | Dylan Cannon KSL | Things to do
In 1987, Congress passed a resolution designating the month of March as "Women's History Month," a tradition that each president since Ronald Reagan has honored.
March 18, 2015 | JJ Feinauer Deseret News | Education
There's a song in heavy rotation on the radio these days that goes something like this.
March 18, 2015 | Jason Wright Deseret News | Faith