Editor, It would be nice to see Liberty Humane Shelter move into updated facilities and have someone donate land to them. However, that need is even more urgent for Liberty County Animal Control.
Editor, The Liberty County Martin Luther King Jr. Observance Association is once again deeply grateful to local businesses, friends and residents in our community for supporting the fifth annual MLK Scholarship Golf Tournament. We were privileged to host this year's tournament at the Hampton Island Preserve, and honored to have such a great response in participation for the cause of academic excellence.
Samantha Jo Beyrall was born to Elecia Nelson and Justin Beyrau at 2:45 p.m. on May 9. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Samantha weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and measured 19 inches,
Jy' Asia Lorianna Walker was born to Kena Walker and Jamil Gilliam at 8:40 a.m. on May 5. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Jy' Asia weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Timothy Alexander Rowell Jr. was born to Tereva Pyles and Timothy Rowell at 1:58 on May 8. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Timothy weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Celeste Carmen Rome was born to Ashley Rome at 2:20 on May 7. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Celeste weighed 5 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 18 inches.
Donald Micheal Sinks Jr. was born to April Guest and Donald Micheal Sinks at 3:26 p.m. on May 7. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Donald weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce.
Jakeemah Nicole Proctor was born to Erica Boyd and James Maurice Proctor at 8:45 a.m. on May 6. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Jakeemah weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Jayden Ray Ferguson was born to Katrina Jones and Johnny Ferguson at 7:43 p.m. on May 5. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Jayden weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces and measured 21 inches.
Taylor Sybil Futch was born to Cheryl and David Futch at 4:25 a.m. on May 10. Born at Candler Hospital in Savannah, baby Taylor weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Mark and Paula Guyett of Ludowici announce the marriage of their daughter, Emily Michelle Guyett, of Ludowici, to Charlie Wayne Hall, son of Billy Hall and Wendy Dasher, both of Ludowici.
The Bible says, in Proverbs 18:21, "the power of life and death is in the tongue." I can remember being told, as a little boy in the third grade, that I wouldn't be able to accomplish much. I was an African-American child living in the Deep South. I had six siblings and a public education that ranked amongst the worst in the country. We drove around in an old station wagon. My family was poor financially, but rich spiritually and, as I grew older, I found out that I was not alone.
Louise Martin Lovette, known as Mother Lovette, is a special kind of mother. She is well known throughout the community. And while she is the birth mother of seven children - five sons and two daughters - she also serves as a mother figure to many in her neighborhood and church.
The American Military Retirees Association has awarded a $1,000 scholarship to Brittany Butler of Hinesville. Butler was the valedictorian at Liberty County High School and plans to attend Berry College in Mount Berry this fall to study biology.
Join other NFL fans to watch the Seahawks and Patriots battle in Super Bowl XLIX Sunday at Thunder Run in Club Stewart. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Admission is free.
Liberty County High School hosted the annual Doc Williams Classic basketball tournament Jan. 17.
According to a press release on the National Basketball League's website, former Liberty County basketball player Jordan McRae had a good game against Australian NBL's reigning championship team this week.
Well folks, I hope this week finds everyone healthy and happy.
To celebrate the grand opening of its first Liberty County restaurant, Zaxby's gave away one free menu item per week for the next year to the first 100 customers in line Monday morning. By 9 a.m., the parking lot was crowded and the line easily exceeded 100 people. The first customer to arrive, Charles Heatwole of Hinesville, said he had been in line since 11:30 p.m. Sunday night.
A Liberty County man was stabbed during a domestic dispute Sunday afternoon and later rushed to the hospital.
American Red Cross supporters have a new way to help save lives in January during National Blood Donor Month through blood and platelet donation with SleevesUp virtual blood drives.
JESUP - Residents in Jesup and the surrounding communities now have one less reason to travel elsewhere for health care thanks to Wayne Memorial Hospital's addition of full-time cardiologist Dr. Gary Stern and an additional diagnostic tool, the cardiac CT.
SAVANNAH - A renowned palliative-care expert from Johns Hopkins is coming to Savannah at the end of the month as part of Hospice Savannah Inc. and The Steward Center for Palliative Care's seventh annual lecture series.
BRUNSWICK - What does it really imply if products are listed as all-natural or gluten-free? Which part of the label should consumers review first? What is the appropriate amount of beneficial nutrients?
Here we are in the new year, and if you're like most people, you've made resolutions to lose weight, eat better, get more exercise and generally take better care of yourself.
I went to a conference last week in Florida and when traveling home on Interstate 95, I noticed some flashing lights to my left in the oncoming lanes.
A Long County man was injured as he escaped from his burning home Friday. Three people were displaced by the fire.
SAVANNAH - Armstrong State University's College of Science and Technology will launch Science on Tap - a new, free monthly event - at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at Savannah Coffee Roasters, 215 W. Liberty St.
I'm still getting used to my new computer. It is a Mac as opposed to a PC; those letters mean something to some of you.