The Liberty Theatre Co., formed by the Hinesville Area Arts Council, recently announced the lineup for its 2010-11 season.
SAVANNAH - The city of Savannah's Department of Cultural Affairs is now accepting registrations for Summer Art Camp, which runs June 7-Aug. 27 at S.P.A.C.E. studios at 9 W. Henry St. Eleven camp sessions for children will provide an introduction to painting, ceramics, metalwork, mixed media and performing arts in age-appropriate group settings.
Here are some of the issues area 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:
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) You might be a bit shaken by a friend's request. But before the lamb leaps to conclusions, insist on a full explanation. You still might say no, but at least you'll know what you're saying no to.
The Liberty County School System will offer a kindergarten transition camp this summer at each elementary school. All students who are registered for kindergarten for the next school year will have the opportunity to participate in the free program.
Six Bradwell Institute Chorus students were selected to sing in the 2010 Georgia All-State Chorus. The students passed two singing auditions, which included an art song solo, scales, tonal memory and sight-singing.
The Liberty County High School FFA group attended the Georgia State FFA Convention on April 22-24. Members performed community service by participating in the Rebuilding Macon House Painting Project.
One million People in the United States, many of them children, have a blood cancer such as leukemia or lymphoma. During February, Snelson-Golden Middle School participated in a fundraiser led by the National Junior Honor Society called "Pennies for Patients" to raise money for cancer research through the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Bradwell Institute placed second in the March 13 Region Literary Meet at Savannah Arts Academy.
Jordye Bacon Elementary School had its campus clean-up day March 6. More than 130 community residents pitched in to help with spring cleaning. JBE staff, students and volunteers worked to clean playground equipment, pick up pinecones, clean sidewalks and tidy up other areas of the school. The volunteers also created two vegetable gardens that students will use.
The Georgia Legislature has finally approved a funding mechanism for transportation. Next comes the jockeying for placement on project lists among advocates, agencies and authorities for the various modes. Just because there's finally an opportunity for transportation funding, however, doesn't mean throwing good money after bad. Taxpayers must be vigilant and demand sound solutions and bang for their buck – or their 1 percent sales tax, to be precise.
Forty years ago Richmond Hill had no traffic lights, two police officers and little crime. Out of town scam artists, escaped convicts and vagrants rarely found their way to Richmond Hill. It wasn't uncommon for the people to leave their homes unlocked or leave the keys in their car.
Waldo Pafford first-grade students celebrated Earth Day by reusing plastic shopping bags to make kites. Students took to the school's field recently to fly their kites.
Several incumbent candidates who had no opposition when they qualified to run for re-election early last week do now. A number of challengers qualified late last week before qualifying ended April 30.
Just like in any big city high-brow art gallery patrons milled around various art displays, commenting on various pieces while servers in starched black and white uniforms served refreshments and young virtuosos performed.
A man allegedly held a woman and infant at knifepoint in a car and then tried to use the car to run down the infant ...
Husband, father, grandfather and Hall of Fame announcer Nate Hirsch, the original "Voice of the Georgia Southern Eagles," passed away Sunday morning. Hirsch's family ...
Fire destroyed a Walthourville mobile home and displaced two people early Monday morning.
FPCA continued its winning ways Friday, beating Hilton Head Christian Academy 38-21.
SAVANNAH - "Johnny Mercer and Me!," a musical celebrating the life of American songwriter and singer John Herndon "Johnny" Mercer will make its Savannah debut at ...
It's true there are no silver bullets in education - no single change that will set every student on the path toward success. What's ...
Several years ago I moved to this area. I ended up in a community called The Bluff at Belle Island.
With four systems that could develop into tropical storms, officials are on alert but are downplaying concern for Coastal Georgia.
STATESBORO - College football is near and the Georgia Southern Eagles are back in action and looking to build off their 2015 GoDaddy Bowl championship.
A hit and run accident Friday evening left a bicyclist injured and then arrested after it was learned he was wanted for failing to appear ...
BRUNSWICK - The Glynn County Airport Commission and JLC AirShow Management have set the Wings Over the Golden Isles Air Show at the Brunswick Golden Isles ...
This column is not intended for true confessions, but I have one to make to you. I am artistically challenged. I can't draw. I ...
First it was "Ghostbusters." Then it was "Pete's Dragon." Now "Ben-Hur" is the third movie this summer to get the reimagining treatment for contemporary ...
The Liberty County High School FFA chapter has received a Living to Serve Grant to help fund one of its community service projects.