A small, one-person plane made an emergency landing Thursday morning in McIntosh County.
December 18, 2014 | Staff Report | Local news
The Ludowici Police Department is investigating two recent vehicle-related incidents.
December 17, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety
Burning the midnight oil implies working overtime, long into the night, to get something done and ultimately to get ahead. But the belief that sacrificing a few hours of sleep for a few more hours of work will lead to higher achievement has been debunked by science.
December 17, 2014 | By Deborah Sutton Deseret News | News4U
The second-annual Gingerbread House Decorating Contest, sponsored by La Quinta and the Hinesville Rotary Club, ended with a judging event Friday night.
December 17, 2014 | Staff Report | Lifestyle
Dwight Algernon Hines Jr. was born Dec. 4 to Ceera Hines of Wichita Falls, Texas, and Dwight Hines of Miami, Florida. Baby Dwight was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center.
December 17, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
A suspect in the shooting of a Walthourville man during a home invasion Tuesday has been identified by the Liberty County Sheriff's Office.
December 17, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | News
The Golden Corral building on Highway 84 in Hinesville is back on the market. A Realtor's sign was placed on the property sometime this week.
December 17, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local news
Georgia has one of the more popular K-12 tuition tax-credit programs in America, which is funded by the private contributions of approximately 18,000 individual taxpayers and 200 corporate taxpayers, who receive a state income-tax credit for their contributions.
December 17, 2014 | By Jim Kelly and Ben Scafidi Guest columnists | Opinion
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December 17, 2014 | Anonymous calls | Sound off
The Stakeholder's Advisory Committee of the Hinesville Area Metropolitan Planning Organization met Tuesday to hear an update on Liberty County's long-range transportation plans and view the prioritized project list.
December 17, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee | Local news
The Ludowici/Long County Fire Department named Ronnell Houston its firefighter of the year during the department's annual Christmas party last Friday at First Baptist Church of Ludowici.
December 17, 2014 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News
A Glennville man was killed in a single-vehicle accident Wednesday morning in Long County.
December 17, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety
On Saturday, an estimated 6,000 to 8,000 donated toys were parceled out and sent on their way to 1,050 Liberty County children who otherwise likely wouldn't have gifts to open Christmas morning.
December 17, 2014 | By Alena Cowley Correspondent | Lifestyle
Liberty County High School's Walker Franklin was one of two players chosen to play quarterback for the Georgia Sports Alliance East vs. West All-Star High School Senior Football game.
December 17, 2014 | Patty Leon | Sports
Reports filed recently with the Liberty County Sheriff's Office include:
December 17, 2014 | Staff Report | Public Safety
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LONG COUNTY - Think heart disease can't affect you? Think again. Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. In fact, one in four American women dies of heart disease every year. In 2006 in Long County alone four women died of cardiovascular disease.
February 04, 2009 | Staff report | Living well
If I told you someone has a heart attack every 20 seconds in America and someone dies from a cardiovascular problem every minute, and I listed the risk factors, would you get angry with me or at yourself?
February 04, 2009 | By Linda Ratcliffe Columnist | Advice/Columnists
The Liberty County Health Department received a 2009 grant from the Georgia Department of Human Resources, Division of Public Health to distribute child restraints and educational information to eligible parents.
February 04, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Living well
Q: Our 8- and 10-year-old daughters came to me last night and asked if they could go to the movies this weekend with two friends from school who they wanted to "get to know better." Turns out the friends are boys. I told them they were too young for boys and said they could invite girl friends. They said they already knew their girl friends and wanted to get to know these boys better. I nixed the idea, but wanted to know your thoughts on this.
February 04, 2009 | By John Rosemond Columnist | Advice/Columnists
The Liberty County Hospital Authority recently bought about an acre of land for $260,000 in hopes of luring a proposed VA clinic to the Liberty Regional Medical Center campus.
February 04, 2009 | By Alena Parker Staff writer | Living well
Construction ceremonially began yesterday for the county's three-story justice center and commission Chairman John McIver "never thought we'd get here today."
February 04, 2009 | By Alena Parker Staff writer | News
Liberty County Board of Education Assistant Superintendent for administrative services Jason M. Rogers was arrested and booked for DUI and other charges on Jan. 23.
February 04, 2009 | Patty Leon Staff writer | Public Safety
A dash of color fills the grey interior of the historic Liberty Jail and Museum. An eclectic mix of old and new forms an attractive palette for art aficionados. The visual chemistry currently on display was created by Christina Mansfield and her first exhibit is now open to the public.
February 04, 2009 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | Lifestyle
Some 800-900 National Guard soldiers from the Coastal Empire will head to Fort Polk, La., this weekend as the 48th Infantry Brigade prepares for a 10-month deployment to Afghanistan sometime in mid-2009.
February 04, 2009 | By French Jones Staff writer | Military
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February 04, 2009 | By Frenchi Jones Staff writer | About People
In hopes of creating about 550 new jobs for the area, Coastal Electric Cooperative is working with state agencies and the McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority to expand industry and encourage economic growth in Liberty County's southern neighbor.
February 04, 2009 | By Lauren Hunsberger Staff writer | Business
LUDOWICI - In 1986, when Randy Wilson retired from the Fort Stewart Fire Department, the only plan he had was to work for himself as a general contractor. The retiring firefighter wasn't too fond of politicians or politics in general.
February 04, 2009 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News
Savannah -- The Southern Women's Show starts Friday, Feb. 6 and runs through
February 03, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Things to Do
ATLANTA - The Georgia Senate is set to vote on a transportation plan Tuesday that would allow residents to boost the sales tax to pay for road and transit projects.
The bill would permit regions to band together to charge a one-cent sales tax to fund transportation initiatives. Residents in the affected areas must vote to approve the tax hike.
February 03, 2009 | Associated Press | State, National
Navy Seaman Diana J. McFadden, daughter of Linda J. McFadden of Hinesville, was recently promoted to her current rank upon graduation from recruit training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.
February 02, 2009 | Special to the Courier | About People