I have mentioned this before in this space, but I have a deep desire to "finish well" in whatever I do. Last month, I attended a "pre-retirement" seminar sponsored by our state Baptist convention. My retirement is not just around the corner, but this was advertised as an important event for all pastors "over the age of 50."
May 29, 2015 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
The recently released film "Tomorrowland" is based on the Disney theme-park ride of the same name, and for about two-thirds of its length, it's never in short supply of wit and imagination despite a screenplay that is heavy-handed about optimism for tomorrow.
May 29, 2015 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Things to do
The 3rd Infantry Division on Fort Stewart will greet a new commander in the coming months.
May 29, 2015 | Caitlin Kenney | Military
LAND OF REGRET — George Clooney has become one of the most respected actors in Hollywood today. The man has won two Oscars, starred in several films that were both critically acclaimed and huge box office juggernauts and he's made powerful and poignant films like "Good Night, and Good Luck" and "The Descendents."
May 29, 2015 | John Clyde KSL | Things to do
For an ever-growing number of students across the country, every weekend is a three-day weekend — some educators say it’s even helping students learn more.
May 29, 2015 | Shelby Slade Deseret News | Education
“As of today, I am officially Ebola free,” declared former President Bill Clinton before the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (ECOSOC). Clinton recently visited Liberia, but he arrived three days before the country was officially declared free of the Ebola virus (May 9), and so he had to go through all the official protocols to be sure he was Ebola free before being allowed in public.
May 29, 2015 | Susan Roylance Deseret News | State, National
Out of sight, out of … stomach? A recent study, published last month in the International Journal of Obesity (paywall), found that where you store your food at home could hold consequences for your waistline.
May 29, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Living well
Two John Wayne movies receive Blu-ray upgrades this week as part of a five-film Westerns set.
May 29, 2015 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | Things to do
“SAN ANDREAS” — 3 Stars — Dwayne Johnson, Paul Giamatti, Carla Gugino, Alexandra Daddario, Ioan Gruffudd, Hugo Johnstone-Burt; PG-13 (intense disaster action and mayhem throughout, and brief strong language); in general release
May 29, 2015 | Josh Terry Deseret News | Things to do
Here are four movies from various platforms families may want to consider, as recommended by Ok.com. Note: Since not all are appropriate for younger children, age recommendations are included.
May 29, 2015 | Deseret Connect Deseret News | Things to do
'Tomorrowland' (PG) — 3 stars
May 29, 2015 | Doug Wright Deseret News | Things to do
A Marine, given a bad conduct discharge for refusing to remove a Bible verse she displayed at her desk, is fighting the dismissal on religious freedom grounds.
May 29, 2015 | Mark A. Kellner Deseret News | Faith
More civilian jobs on Fort Stewart will be cut over the next two years.
May 29, 2015 | Tiffany King | Military
BRUNSWICK - Commissioner Mark Williams has announced that Georgia's territorial waters will close to commercial and recreational oyster harvest effective 6 a.m. Monday through midnight Sept. 30.
May 29, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation
A fissure in the world of Golarion called the Worldwound has long been a challenge for the mortal world with attacks from Abyssal creatures. Efforts to stop the attacks did, at best, contain the problem, but hidden powers have a plan for a large-scale invasion.
May 28, 2015 | Ryan Morgenegg Deseret News | Things to do
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After he lost the latest "fight of the century" to undefeated American heavyweight Floyd Mayweather Jr., Saturday night, Filipino boxer (and legislator) Manny Pacquiao went to church.
May 04, 2015 | Mark A. Kellner Deseret News | Faith
When a teenager arrives home from school in the afternoon, the last thing he or she wants to worry about is homework. After all, there’s TV to be watched, friends to hang out with and maybe even a job to fulfill.
May 04, 2015 | Tyler Stahle Deseret News | Education
“First, let me take a selfie.”
May 04, 2015 | Tyler Stahle Deseret News | Hot Topics
Walthourville residents met with Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission planners in March to provide input to update their community's land-use map as part of Liberty County's 2040 Comprehensive Plan.
May 04, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray | Local news
Sunday, April 26, was Confederate Memorial Day. It was very appropriate that the Midway Church Homecoming was on that Sunday, and the weather could not have been better.
May 04, 2015 | By Margie Love Columnist | Lifestyle
The Hinesville Area Board of Realtors held its annual awards banquet March 25 at Club Stewart, where 25 Realtors were awarded.
May 04, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Business
Garrett Lacey Collins III O'Neal was born at 3:56 p.m. April 20 to Arkeanna J. O'Neal of Jesup.
May 04, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Celebrations
A college education in Georgia just got less affordable. Tuition is rising again in the wake of cuts in state funds for the university system. The HOPE Scholarship covers far less than it used to, and many students do not receive it. A college degree is more important than ever, yet it may be priced out of reach for many students.
May 04, 2015 | By Claire Suggs Guest columnist | Opinion
Editor, I, along with many other Americans, breathed a sigh of relief at the news that the six officers involved in the Freddie Gray case in Baltimore will face multiple charges. The death has been ruled a homicide. This is a great day for the cause of justice in our country.
May 04, 2015 | Staff Report | Opinion
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May 04, 2015 | Anonymous calls | Sound off
Make the day special for mom by taking her to the Mother's Day Brunch from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday at Club Stewart.
May 04, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Things to do
Recent reports made to the Liberty County Sheriff's office include:
May 04, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety
Hello, friends and neighbors - Tight Line Jr. back with a few reports from around the region.
May 04, 2015 | By Tight Line Jr. Columnist | Outdoors/Recreation
May 04, 2015 | Scott Livingston Deseret News | Hot Topics
Community members heard more about how school-governance teams will be formed, and how they will function, during a recent community forum concerning the district's transition to becoming a charter system.
May 04, 2015 | By Tiffany King | Education