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Liberty County’s first coronavirus victim making rapid recovery

It started as a cough last Tuesday, March 17. At first, Cleveland resident LaNora Purvis brushed it off to her normal seasonal...

Liberty realtor keeping busy during quarantine by making masks for medical providers

Angela DeDear of Liberty is putting her skills as a seamstress to good use during the Coronavirus pandemic. She and a group...

Children encouraged to write messages of hope to medical workers, first responders, patients

While most of the country is being encouraged to stay home and wait out the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, for some, staying home...

Taylor-Odom Foundation awards scholarships to local graduates

Eight local high school students were selected to receive scholarships this year from the Taylor-Odom Foundation. These scholarships total $132,000 for the...

Local restaurants trying to work through challenges as Coronavirus fears keep customers away

Liberty County restaurant owners are trying to be optimistic, but as each new day brings more restrictions related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19)...