The woman looked over the selection of books, picked up four and smiled.
March 11, 2014 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | Opinion
Please, thank you and excuse me are some of the first words a child should learn, and I've tried to put that belief into practice with my daughter - once she mastered "mama," of course.
March 11, 2014 | By Hollie Moore Barnidge | Opinion
It's been nearly four years now since Army medic Spc. Shannon Chihuahua was killed during an insurgent attack in the Wataphur District of Afghanistan.
March 11, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Correspondent | Lifestyle
MOULTRIE -- Ameris Bancorp, the parent company of Ameris Bank, Tuesday announced the acquisition of The Coastal Bank (Coastal Bankshares, Inc), scheduled to close in the third quarter of 2014. Once this merger is finalized, Ameris Bank will be the largest community bank on the Georgia coast.
March 11, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Business
WASHINGTON - The 2014 Quadrennial Defense Review isn't like previous reviews, a senior Defense Department official said here Monday.
March 11, 2014 | By Claudette Roulo American Forces Press Service | Military
Fort Stewart Forestry Branch is planning two controlled burns in on-post training areas today:
March 11, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Public Safety
Thursday's Hinesville City Council meeting included only three action items and five information items on the agenda.
March 11, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray | Local news
Hinesville Rotary Club members donated their time Saturday morning to mark storm drains throughout the city. The drains that were marked carry water and runoff through Bryant Commons to Peacock Creek and North Newport River, club President Marcus Sack explained.
March 11, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray | Lifestyle
SAVANNAH - The Coastal Empire Council, Boy Scouts of America and the Okefenokee Area Council, Boy Scouts of America have announced that they are combining forces to form a new Coastal Georgia Council.
March 10, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
Editor, The Hinesville City Council should be commended for its wish to improve the city's "curb appeal," but before enacting additional regulations (such as those concerning polycarts), they should enforce the regulations already on the books.
March 10, 2014 | Staff Report | Opinion
As the chairman of the House appropriations committee, I clearly recognize the financial challenges of bringing economic vitality to all parts of our state.
March 10, 2014 | By Rep. Terry England Special to the Courier | Opinion
Liberty County Schools Superintendent Dr. Valya S. Lee recently was honored by the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus for her contributions to education.
March 10, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Education
Second Corinthians 5 says, "Therefore, if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature, old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new. And all things are of God …"
March 10, 2014 | By Pastor Tommy Crutchfield Columnist | Faith
An uninsured family that consists of a single dad and his two children lost their Liberty County home to fire Monday.
March 10, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety
The Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission will host a community planning meeting for Flemington from 5-6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 13, at Flemington City Hall, 156 Old Sunbury Road.
March 10, 2014 | Staff report | Local news
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The Lady Panthers had their first region win over the Lady Bears of Burke County this past Friday, making them 1-0 in 3-AAA Region and 5-1 overall.
December 27, 2007 | By Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports
At a CNN-sponsored Youtube debate recently, Republican candidates gamely responded to questions from supporters of Bill Richardson, Log Cabin Republicans and the ubiquitous audience plant from the Clinton camp.
December 27, 2007 | By Nathan Tabor Columnist | Opinion
Gene and Crystal Long have gone all out this year for Christmas by decorating their home in Davenport Acres in Long County.
December 27, 2007 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Lifestyle
"We currently have dry hydrants, but we still need to purchase the PVC pipe to install them and get them installed", said Code Enforcement officer John Bradley during the Long County Commission meeting Dec. 4.
December 27, 2007 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety
The Wayne County Lady Yellow Jackets fell Saturday night to a hard-clawing defensive Lady Tiger squad who was looking for redemption after a disappointing loss to Groves just one night earlier.
December 27, 2007 | By Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports
This vehicle caught fire Dec. 6 after someone using a burn barrel failed to properly extinguish the fire.
December 27, 2007 | Staff Report | Public Safety
Theft by taking (teeth)
December 27, 2007 | Staff report | Public Safety
A Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield soldier found dead in his car Saturday morning by the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police was identified Wednesday night.
December 27, 2007 | By Andrea Washington Staff Writer | Military
When Fort Stewart Youth Challenge Academy counselor Elaine Lacy walks into the office each morning, she is focused on one thing: What she can do that day to help each of her cadets continue toward a brighter future.
December 27, 2007 | By Andrea Washington Staff Writer | Education
The Long County High School girl's basketball team lost a game, and won one this past weekend, resulting in them going to 1-1 in the 2-AA Region standings.
December 27, 2007 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports
ATLANTA - Georgia's Drought Response Unified Command recommends Georgia families treat the drought like all potential disasters and emergencies. Georgians should always be prepared with a disaster supply kit, including a three-day supply of food and water as well as a first aid kit, a radio, batteries and any necessary medication.
December 27, 2007 | Special to the Courier | Public Safety
The Alzheimer's Association, Georgia Chapter, Coastal Georgia Regional Office is seeking volunteers for assistance with administrative/clerical tasks, health fairs, special events, trainings, etc.
December 27, 2007 | Special to the Courier | Living well
LUDOWICI -- A Long County woman, reported missing Monday after nearly a week since she was last seen, was still missing as of Tuesday evening.
December 26, 2007 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety
ATLANTA -- The Atlanta school board voted unanimously Monday night to ban students from wearing sagging pants that expose underwear - a youthful fashion statement deemed to defy classroom decorum.
December 26, 2007 | Associated Press | State, National
WASHINGTON -- As security improves in Iraq, pressure is building to reverse one of the most onerous decisions Defense Secretary Robert Gates made to enable President Bush's troop buildup to go forward this year: extending the tours of active-duty soldiers from 12 months to 15 months.
December 26, 2007 | By Robert Burns Associated Press Military Writer | Military