ITHACA, New York — Dust from supernova explosions survives to serve as "seed material" for new planets, according to a new study.
March 28, 2015 | Natalie Crofts KSL | Hot Topics
The latest collection of turkeys being roasted by “Mystery Science Theater 3000” is in release this week, along with five vintage films making their debuts on DVD and Blu-ray.
March 28, 2015 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | Things to do
It took a jury of eight women and four men just one hour to find Carl Evan Swain guilty of murder and conspiracy to commit murder for money in the 2013 killing of his brother-in-law, Army Spc. John Eubank.
March 27, 2015 | Patty Leon | News
While I honestly can say I wasn't too impressed with last year's surprise hit "Divergent," its recently released sequel "Insurgent" is a slight improvement. But the series still continues to miss the boat.
March 27, 2015 | By Justin Hall Film critic | Things to do
Giving in to the temptation to talk with friends or answer texts while driving holds serious consequences for teens behind the wheel, according to a new study from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, which found that six in 10 car crashes involving teen drivers were linked to distracted driving.
March 27, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Living well
It was a quick trip to and from Garden City Thursday as the liberty County High School baseball team wrapped up a 17-1 win in four innings. The Panther boys had the game sealed in the first inning driving in 13 runs off 10 hits.
March 27, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports
Bradwell Institute's baseball team lost on the road last weekend and scored a victory at home this past Thursday. The Tiger boys are now 4-8 overall and 0-6 in Region 3-AAAAA.
March 27, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports
Bradwell Institute's track teams continue to do well in competition. On March 14, the teams were in Waycross for the Swamp relays hosted by Ware County High School. The Lady Tigers placed third overall and the Tiger boys finished fifth overall in 16 events scored.
March 27, 2015 | Staff Report | Sports
So my twin boys recently had a late-night 14th birthday bash, and they wanted to watch a scary movie with all of their friends. But there wasn’t much to choose from since they’re not big fans of horror flicks and anything R-rated was out of consideration from the outset.
March 27, 2015 | Jim Bennett Deseret News | Things to do
Janet Perry has been a Catholic for more than 30 years, yet going to confession still makes her sweat.
March 27, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith
Information for parents about the film "Home":
March 27, 2015 | Shawn O'Neill Deseret News | Things to do
“Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter” could have played out a couple of ways. On paper, it has the potential to be an oddball comedy, and it definitely has its funny moments. Instead, “Kumiko” takes its oddness very seriously, leaving the audience slightly bemused.
March 27, 2015 | Josh Terry Deseret News | Things to do
The late Christopher Hitchens once ranked, with Sam Harris, Richard Dawkins and Daniel Dennett, among the “four horsemen” of the New Atheism. His most comprehensive attack on religious faith came in a best-seller called — and don’t miss the title’s lowercased first word — “god is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything” (Twelve, 2009).
March 27, 2015 | Deseret Connect Deseret News | Faith
Phil had been teaching tennis to young people for 20 years. Last year, when he started experiencing discomfort in his hands and wrists, a parent of one of his students suggested it could be carpal tunnel syndrome.
March 27, 2015 | Amy Osmond Cook FamilyShare | Living well
Twitter is expanding beyond its 140 character tweets and is making a move into venture capital, investing in a company that wants to compete with Google's Android mobile operating system.
March 27, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret News | Business
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Six construction management firms are in the running to oversee the Liberty County Board of Education's new middle school. Interviews are scheduled to begin Monday afternoon.
April 27, 2009 | By Alena Parker Staff writer | Education
Several soldiers and their families took to the streets of Fort Stewart for the post's annual Take Back the Night walk on Wednesday.
April 27, 2009 | By Frenchi Jones Staff writer | Lifestyle
A group of Long County High School students may have held an apparent gang initiation April 10 in the school's bathroom, according to Superintendent Dr. Robert Waters.
April 27, 2009 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety
Governmental heads in Liberty County will be deciding in the next couple months whether to allow the state's largest landowner to develop inside county lines.
April 27, 2009 | By Alena Parker Staff writer | Business
The Department of Defense announced Saturday the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
CSM Benjamin Moore Jr., 43, of Waycross died April 24 at Contingency Operating Base Speicher, Iraq, of injuries sustained in a non-combat related incident. He was assigned to the 2d Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 3d Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.
April 27, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Military
DOVER, Del. (AP) - In the weeks since the Pentagon ended an 18-year ban on media coverage of fallen soldiers returning to the U.S., most families given the option have allowed reporters and photographers to witness the solemn ceremonies that mark the arrival of flag-draped transfer cases.
Critics had warned that military families needed privacy and peace activists might exploit the images, but so far the coverage has not caused problems.
April 27, 2009 | By Randall Chase Associated Press writer | Military
WASHINGTON - Amid surging worries about a global pandemic, the United States launched border screening for swine flu exposure Monday and a top federal health official said people should brace for more severe cases, "and possibly deaths."
Richard Besser, acting head of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, revealed that American authorities were undertaking "passive screening" at its borders and reiterated the Obama administration's call for people to remain calm. Besser said that U.S. officials at border checkpoints were "asking people about fever and illness, looking for people who are ill."
April 27, 2009 | By Lauran Neergaard AP medical writer | Living well
Fort Stewart has been awarded the 2009 Commander in Chief's Annual Award for Installation Excellence. This is the fourth time the 3rd Infantry Division has won an Army Community of Excellence award. In 2004, 2005 and 2006 the fort received the ACOE's gold award. As a prize for its excellence, Fort Stewart will receive $1 million to be used for improvements and additions to its military community. Fort Stewart spokesman Kevin Larson said money from the last three awards were used to build Fort Stewart's newest teen center. He said input from the community is always ...
April 24, 2009 | Frenchi Jones | News
"The coffee industry has failed the consumers by not educating them on what the process is and how to brew the perfect cup of coffee," Dr. Joseph John, president of Josuma Coffee Co., told an audience Tuesday during a presentation at Uncommon Grounds.
April 24, 2009 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | Lifestyle
Here are some of the issues are residents are discussing. The statements were phoned in anonymously, so the Courier does not vouch for their veracity. Nor do we know what motivated the callers:
April 24, 2009 | Anonymous calls | Sound off
This weekend, Liberty Cinemas will show "Fighting" (PG-13 at 1:35 p.m., 4:05 p.m., 7 p.m. 9:45 p.m.) "17 Again" (PG-13 at 1:40 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7:20 p.m., 10:05 p.m.) "Obsessed" (PG-13 at 1:15 p.m., 4:20 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m., 9:45 p.m.) "Observe and Report" (R at 1:45 p.m., 7:25 p.m.) "State of Pay" (PG13 at 1:25 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:05 p.m. and 9:55 ...
April 24, 2009 | Staff report | Things to Do
On April 22, 1970, 20 million people across the country celebrated the first Earth Day. It was a time when cities were smothered in smog and polluted American rivers caught fire.
April 24, 2009 | By Stan Meiburg Special to the Courier | Opinion
ATLANTA - It's always a good idea to spend money wisely, but during tough economic times, it's even more important. The Georgia Society of CPAs offers these tips on how to get the most out of every dollar:
April 24, 2009 | Georgia Society of CPAs Special to the Courier | Advice/Columnists
Concerns that the 5th Brigade Combat Team might not be stationed here with the 3rd Infantry Division dominated Tuesday's meeting of the Fort Stewart Growth Management Partnership.
April 24, 2009 | By Frenchi Jones Staff writer | News
More police officers, a firefighter, road work and other projects are coming to Hinesville, thanks to the federal stimulus money.
April 24, 2009 | By Lauren Hunsberger Staff writer | News