A fellow, slightly upset at my recent series of columns dealing with the myriad of stupid parenting ideas that came out of the 1960s, accuses me of painting with too broad a brush. Without being very specific, he says that some of the parenting changes fashioned during that decade were worthwhile. What?
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Human Resources Division of Public Health invites the public to participate in a 60-day review of Babies Can't Wait, a statewide early intervention system for infants and toddlers with special needs and their families.
A juvenile was charged last week after a string of shed fires prompted Hinesville Police to investigate and nearby residents to post reward signs.
Here are a couple more winners in the just ended Liberty County Recreation Department youth basketball leagues. The photos are at left.
Get out and catch a game:
AAU boys national qualifer April 17-19
Midway resident Barbara Martin can recall many memories of the time she spent in class at the old Dorchester Consolidated School in Midway. She remembers the modest kitchen, the fireplace in the corner and exactly how students sat in two classrooms arranged in neat rows according to grade.
The Liberty County Recreation Department had several basketball squads compete in the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association Class B tournaments, held March 6-7 in Effingham, Sumter and Thomson-McDuffie counties.
Thurbert Baker is not exactly a clone of Barack Obama, but neither is he another Vernon Jones.
Wrapping up the final legislative day 40 on Friday, we had a full week. Due to the Georgia Constitution, the session must end on day 40.
Here's how some legislation fared on the final day of Georgia's 40-day legislative session:
On Saturday, 33 3rd Infantry Division soldiers were sworn in as U. S. citizens.
The Liberty County Development Authority met Monday and, among other things, discussed county construction issues.
The Liberty County Board of Commissioners will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 7. Here is the agenda:
Women of Purpose Biblical Study group meets every second and fourth Saturday at Holton's Seafood in Midway. Call Mary Robinson at 492-3837.
A man endured several hours slogging through a marsh Friday after the boat he was in was swamped by the wake of a larger boat that was passing.
The Liberty County Sheriff Office is asking for the public's help in locating a wanted man.
Anyone who knows me knows that I hate cold weather.
Our church is in the middle of one of the biggest projects that we ever do - a two-weekend drama known as "Judgment House."
My wife has thousands of cookbooks and hundreds of 3x5 cards recording recipes she's collected.
The Liberty County High School boys' basketball team has earned its way back to the Class AAAA final four.
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Long County High School has been evacuated following a phone call claiming their was a bomb in the school.
On Feb. 18, a group of citizens headed to the State Capital for "Conservation Day," hoping to inform legislators about protecting our precious coast and its wildlife. The Dolphin Project was represented by Gerry Sattele and me, from Richmond Hill, and Chris Hines of Savannah.
It was an intense battle between Liberty County High and Americus-Sumter but the Panther boys edged out a 58-52 win to advance to the final four of the state playoffs. The Panthers won the game tonight in their home gym.
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. - Tractor Supply Company has announced the third annual Growing Scholars program in partnership with the National FFA Foundation.
This week, the Georgia Senate was busy as we debated several important pieces of legislation.
As you may have heard, some of our intrepid public servants under the Gold Dome are unhappy with the Advanced Placement U.S. History test and the College Board which administers the tests.
Students listed on the most recent honor roll at Joseph Martin Elementary School include
"McFarland USA" is another inspirational sports drama from Disney. However, unlike "Remember the Titans" or "Miracle," this one deals with a cross-country track team. The movie basically follows the same formula as every other Disney sports drama, but somehow, it works.