Editor, On May 10, we had the unfortunate occasion to visit the Liberty Regional Medical Center emergency room where our great-grandson, Hunter Stuart Brown, had passed away. Upon arriving at the ER around 12:30 we experienced one of the most professional hospital staffs that I have ever seen.
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 activity surrounding each legislative session is always a combination of fast action with periods of slow-moving, tedious meetings as legislation is researched, deliberated and reconciled before the actual vote. This session was no different, and each day was used to the fullest as we set our sights on tackling some tough issues for the betterment of our state. The following is a summary of some of the major accomplishments and most-significant legislation passed this session.
Hunter Gaige Warren Parker was born at 2:48 a.m. April 4 to Ashley Parker of Newport, Tennessee, and Zackary Parker of White Pine, Tennessee.
"Truly, my soul finds rest in God; my salvation comes from him. Truly, he is my rock and my salvation. He is my fortress; I will never be shaken." - Psalm 62:1-2
The Liberty Transit public transportation system will offer free rides Wednesday in recognition of Earth Day.
Bobby and Dorothy Carter of Hinesville announcement the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Carter of Stone Mountain, to Vince James, also of Stone Mountain.
On Wednesday, Liberty County residents will join millions of people around the world in celebrating the Earth on Earth Day.
Liberty County-based band Exit 76 was in good company at its recent gigs.
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The Great FMWR Post-Wide Housing Garage Sale will be from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Fort Stewart and Hunter.
The Hinesville Downtown Development Authority is looking at ways to attract more shoppers downtown.
A ceremony March 28 named the playground at Liberty Independent Troop Park the "Mike Carreker Playground."
Prom-goers from Liberty County High School got a chance to know what driving under the influence feels like and see its consequences on Thursday at the annual Prom Promise event.
In many households, women tend to actively be on the lookout for their family's overall health and well-being. While selflessly putting the needs of loved ones before their own, women can often overlook health problems of their own that could lead to major health-care costs down the road. This is especially true when it comes to vision.
The social-media site Facebook can be an effective tool for connecting with new and old friends. However, some users spending quite a bit of time viewing Facebook may inevitably begin comparing what's happening in their lives to the activities and accomplishments of their friends.
One of my favorite flowers is the azalea. I love to go through Bonaventure Cemetery this time of year just to see row after row of assorted colors of this beautiful flowering bush.