Charles M. "Chuck" Gaskin Jr. was recognized by local court officials last week for outstanding and meritorious services he rendered as a jury commissioner.
Hinesville could receive more than $16 million for road improvements now that city officials have filed a last-minute application with the TIGER Discretionary Grant Program, City Manager Billy Edwards said Thursday at the city council's regular meeting.
Members and patrons of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6602 here are known for their camaraderie and loyalty to one another, and these traits shone through when VFW member Roy Owens and several other volunteers pitched in to renovate the home of Hinesville resident Roger Reed.
The late afternoon rain cleared just in time for the POW-MIA Remembrance Ceremony to begin at Fort Stewart's Marne Museum on Friday evening. Veterans of more than one conflict, their families and observers gathered under the approaching sunset to recall the loss of fellow servicemen and women and the hope that those missing will one day find their way home.
Mr. and Mrs. James M. Allen Sr. of Ludowici announce the engagement of their daughter, Jade Breanna Allen, to Michael Allen Terrell, son of Stefanie Terrell of Allenhurst and Terrence Terrell of Fort Myers, Fla.
Air Force Airman Orin O. Herrod graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.
Zina LaMya Walthour was born to Krisola and Kalvin Walthour at 11:33 a.m. on Aug. 17. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Zina weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 19 inches.
Reginald Russell Anderson III was born to Patrice and Reginald Anderson Jr. at 9:17 a.m. on Aug 16. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Reginald weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Kamdin Kole Breeden was born to Heather Breeden and Alfonso Hernandez at 10:02 a.m. on Aug. 12. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Kamdin weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and measured 21 inches.
Jaden Cole Lusk was born to Tina Marie Lusk at 10:25 a.m. on Aug 11. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Jaden weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Ramon Juan Francis was born to Liza J. and Mark S. Francis at 8:44 a.m. on Aug 9. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Ramon weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Anthony Joseph Harbin was born to Laura Zornes and James Harbin at 12:28 p.m. on Aug. 7. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Anthony weighed 5 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Jaelyn Marie Brady was born to Bobbi Lou and Gregory Allen Brady at 8: 03 a.m. on Aug 18. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Jaelyn weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 19 inches.
Students listed on Taylors Creek Elementary School's fourth nine-weeks honor roll were:
In two days, we will celebrate the 239th birthday of the United States. Many of us are convinced that ours is the greatest nation on Earth.
"Ted 2" might be considered something of a disappointment for people who really enjoyed the first one. This sequel doesn't nearly reach the hilarious heights of the original and instead is satiated with a by-the-numbers script.
"There is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats."
Bobby Batson of Richmond Hill will be on the TV show "700 Club" on Tuesday to promote his upcoming movie, "90 Minutes in Heaven".
Last week, we began looking at how man is to keep God in the proper place in life.
Dr. Michael Adams, former president of the University of Georgia, has announced he is returning to Pepperdine University, located in the wilds of Malibu, California, to become chancellor effective Aug. 1. He had once been that institution's vice president of university affairs.
Liberty County native and musician Dakota Woods will play at 6 p.m. Sunday at Johnny Harris Restaurant on Victory Drive in Savannah as part of the Savannah Songwriter Series.
Brunswick: Brunswick Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration is held each year at Mary Ross Waterfront Park in the heart of historic downtown Brunswick. The festivities start at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 4, and feature organized and supervised classic games like sack races, tug-of-wars, horseshoes, various ball games, hula-hoop contests and more. Players compete for whole south Georgia watermelons. Can't win or just don't want to play but you still have a taste for watermelon? Free slices are handed out all evening, compliments of the city of Brunswick. The fireworks over the waters of the East River and ...
At about this time last year, Georgia Southern football fans were getting pretty antsy about the upcoming season.
High boating traffic is expected this July Fourth holiday as thousands of boaters will be out on the water enjoying the holiday with family and friends.
Editor, On the afternoon of June 20, my quiet neighborhood of Sharon, Lesa and Elaine streets bordering the usually serene Irene B. Thomas Park was basically "occupied" by a large, loud motorcycle group. I called the Hinesville Police Department and was informed by the HPD that about four or five people called about this incident. The motorcycle group involved about 30-40 motorcycles and had two individuals on private property on Sharon Street near the park entrance videotaping their entrance. Thankfully, the Hinesville police responded in force, and the "occupying force" quieted down and left in an orderly manner.
Under a new state law that went into effect Wednesday, Georgians are no longer limited to having only sparkler-type illuminations.
Ludowici Police Chief Robert Poppell recently recognized several members of his department during Police Officer Appreciation Week.
Looking for something to do to celebrate Independence Day? Here is a list of events taking place in the area: