Caitlin Roberta Robbins was born to Dawn Kathleen and Ronnie Robbins at Tripler AMC in Honolulu, Hawaii, on June 10. Baby Caitlin weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 18 1/2 inches long.
Breanna Janae Young was born to Brandace Hinton and Jonathon Young at 4:21 a.m. on June 17. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Breanna weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 19 inches.
Izaiah Rodshawn Lee Fate was born to Carletha Platt and Sedrick Fate at 2:29 a.m. on June 17. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Izaiah weighed 7 pounds, .7 ounces and measured 19 inches.
Haidelys Mans Medina Llera was born to Natasha Lee Llera and Islmael
Myla Marie Morales was born to Kishwana Morales and Jose A. Morales at 8:27 a.m. on June 12. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Myla weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 19 inches.
Coast Guard Seaman Daniel A. Schoonover, son of Beverly D. and Michael L. Coffman of Hinesville, recently graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Recruit Training Center in Cape May, N. J.
Bradwell Institute alum Dominique T. Everett, who will be a sophomore this year at Morehouse College in Atlanta, recently was inducted into the National Society of Collegiate Scholars.
Ernest L. Everett IV earned his bachelor's degree in business administration/cooperate management from Morehouse College on July 18.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Robert Gates has announced that the size of the Army is being increased by 22,000 to help meet deployment needs around the world.
Have you noticed the hundreds of beautiful crepe myrtles blooming this time of the year all around the city and county? This is certainly the tree that I would recommend to be the "Hinesville City Tree."
This spring more than 100 groups - municipal governments, businesses, churches and other organizations - helped to make the Great American Cleanup in Liberty County very successful. Because of these supporters and the 1,361 volunteers who were involved, we accomplished quite a bit, including:
Pastor Howard McArthur is no novice to the ministry. He has been in the field for 35 years and has served as a pastor for 28 years. McArthur currently is pastor of the Aisle of Hope Holiness Church in Hinesville.
We just celebrated the 4th of July, the anniversary of the date when America gained the right to be independent from all other nations. Our country's independence is part of God's gift of freedom. Many men and women have given their lives for our nation, attempting to retain our freedom and protect America from its enemies.
OK, you Neal Boortz Kool-Aid drinkers (including those who wrote to defend your boy and couldn't even spell his name correctly), I have a few questions for you:
To buy and sell goods, make money and interface with others, humans relied on the horse and buggy back in the 18th Century.
This past week, it was reported that Josh Duggar, who is the son of Jim and Michelle Duggar from TLC's "19 Kids and Counting" reality show, molested several girls, including some of his sisters, when he was a teenager.
Taxes are nobody's favorite expense. Most people view them as simply a nuisance bill to pay or as an added cost on a major purchase. Average Georgians rarely give state tax policy a second thought, especially compared to critical challenges like education and health care. But few issues matter more to the pocketbooks of Georgia families, the bottom line of Georgia businesses and the ability of state and local governments to fund quality public services.
My recent open letter to Georgia's public school teachers produced as much response as I have received in a long time. Teachers from one end of the state to the other have weighed in, and the comments are still coming.
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Sports on Earth writer Matt Brown published his pick for the top-25 linebackers entering the 2015 season, and former Liberty County High School football player Raekwon McMillan made the cut.
Several Liberty County High School players were named to the All-Region 3-AAAA team, according to Lady Panther coach Jarvis McArthur.
Former Liberty County High School and Bradwell Institute football players Jeremy Caldwell-Fabregas and LaBaron Anthony, respectively, wrapped up spring practice at the University of West Alabama with the team's recent spring game in Livingston, Alabama.
TROY, Ala. - The Arkansas State Red Wolves jumped out to an early 4-0 lead, and Chandler Hawkins tossed a gem to eliminate the Georgia Southern Eagles with a 6-1 win in game five of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament Thursday at Riddle-Pace Field.
Hello, friends and neighbors all around the coastal area.
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 Wednesday, Sept. 30.
The Savannah Sand Gnats minor-league baseball team will move to Columbia, South Carolina, following the current baseball season, according to a news release on the team's website Thursday.
Liberty Coastal Lions Club President Lil Shurtleff recently delivered 10 muslin dolls to Chief Kelly Morningstar of the Midway Police Department. The dolls were made by St. Philip's Episcopal Church Women of Hinesville. The dolls do not have any features, allowing children to create their own doll. These dolls will be placed in the Midway Police Department vehicles and used when children are involved in an accident or any incident.
The Hinesville Area Board of Realtors on May 15 showed its support for Relay for Life by being "Super Realtors" fighting against cancer. The board raised more than $6,000 in donations for Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society. The board thanks everyone who bought a raffle ticket to help raise funds.
A friend said something the other day that has clung like mist to the crevices of my mind. She's soon to turn 70 and this is what she said:
A man was a regular diner at a restaurant, and the owner always did his best to please him. One day, the diner complained that he received only one piece of bread with his meal, so the waiter promptly brought him four slices.