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.
Fellowship of Love Church of God in Christ has started a holiday project to get presents to children of incarcerated parents.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce has launched the 2016 Shop Til You Drop, Passport to Savings promotion occurring now until Dec. 19.
Back when he was serving in the Georgia Senate, Tom Price acquired a nickname among the capitol crowd: Ned Flanders.
The Career, Technical and Agricultural Education (CTAE) classes at Long County High School participated in a mini-career session on Nov. 29 during second block.
Philip Wilheit is a man of no small influence in our state. A community leader and a successful business man - he is president and CEO ...
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce held a grand opening and ribbon cutting on Nov. 29 for Paul's Art Studio, located at 114 S ...
According to an incident report filed by Hinesville Patrolman Donald Nunnally, a Hinesville woman is lucky to be alive after being grazed by a bullet ...
Looking back and reading old diaries that were written by people in Liberty County during the awful Civil War makes me thankful for the times ...
Q. What did you learn from attending the Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony?
From Hinesville Police Department reports:
A Hinesville woman reported that a first date went strangely awry when the man departed abruptly after taking three pairs of her shoes and a ...
Pearl Harbor remembrances are spanning generations in Liberty County.
"Incarnate" could best be described as a mishmash of "Inception" meets "The Exorcist," but don't think of that as a good thing.
Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz and their team are headed back to Georgia. They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout the ...
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