Every day our roads are "decorated" with litter by motorists who might not ever think about tossing trash out the windows of their vehicles. Surprisingly, trucks and other vehicles with unsecured loads probably account for more than 60 percent of the trash that accumulates on our roads. We have all seen trash blowing out of commercial trucks as well the vehicles belonging to local residents who think the backs of their vehicles are trash cans. It might seem handy to just toss a fast food wrappers into a truck bed but, even at moderate speeds, garbage and empty containers can ...
In the fall of 1971, my sister and I attended a gospel sing hosted by the Westside Baptist Church. After the sing, refreshments were served in the social hall.
Long County Schools recently had a young author's conference at the Clubhouse in Rye Patch.
In the Gospel of Matthew, chapter 6, verse 9, we find Jesus teaching us how to pray saying these words, "After this manner therefore pray ye: Our Father who art in heaven, Hollowed be thy name."
Last month we celebrated Mothers Day and today is Fathers Day. Fathers are special too, and they play a very important role in the family and in society.
Rozanee Rachelle Passmore was born to Ashley and Harley Passmore at 8:45 p.m. on May 25. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Rozanee weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Chet Michael Clingan was born to Drusilla Ann and Mason Chappell Clingan at 1:39 p.m. on May 27. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Chet weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Jeramiah Rashon Lucas-Speight was born to Kiana Lucas and Brandon Speight at 4:30 p.m. on May 28. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Jeramiah weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 19 inches.
Satori Vannessa Williams was born to Shoko Williams and Kevin Williams at 4:42 a.m. on May 25. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Satori weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces.
Micah Javaughn Wright was born to Nina A. Dean and DeVaughn D. Wright at 6:29 p.m. on may 24. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Micah weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 21 inches.
Tyrone Lance Steptoe was born to Christina Steptoe and Tyrone L. Clark at 6:15 a.m. on May 24. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Tyrone weighed 5 pounds 9 ounces and measured 19 inches.
Kaden Michael Jones was born to Jessica C. Jones and Shane R. Collins at 1:30 p.m. on May 21. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Kaden weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Angela Alls and William Thompson were married at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 13. The Rev. Kendall Paige officiated the ceremony while family and friends gathered to celebrate the occasion.
STATESBORO - Eight Georgia Southern football student-athletes have been named preseason All-Sun Belt by Athlon Sports, and the Eagles have been picked second in the conference by the publication.
An armed robber, wearing a Spider-Man mask, hit a Hinesville restaurant Saturday afternoon.
There is a story in Matthew 14 about Jesus feeding the 5,000.
More than a week after the Supreme Court ruled that marriage is a constitutional right guaranteed for same-sex couples, not just a man and a woman, reaction in Liberty County appears to be muted.
Bryan County Sheriff Clyde Smith recently served up a suggestion to one of his best friends, retired Bryan County Probate Court Judge Hermon Butler.
Editor, The board of directors of Seven Ministries Inc. would like to thank the community for its support of our annual fundraiser, The Jackie Gilliard-Henderson Memorial Scholarship Walk-A-Thon. We had a record turnout and raised enough funds to award scholarships as well as help support our other programs.
Students listed on Taylors Creek Elementary School's fourth nine-weeks honor roll were:
In two days, we will celebrate the 239th birthday of the United States. Many of us are convinced that ours is the greatest nation on Earth.
"Ted 2" might be considered something of a disappointment for people who really enjoyed the first one. This sequel doesn't nearly reach the hilarious heights of the original and instead is satiated with a by-the-numbers script.
"There is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats."
Bobby Batson of Richmond Hill will be on the TV show "700 Club" on Tuesday to promote his upcoming movie, "90 Minutes in Heaven".
Last week, we began looking at how man is to keep God in the proper place in life.
Dr. Michael Adams, former president of the University of Georgia, has announced he is returning to Pepperdine University, located in the wilds of Malibu, California, to become chancellor effective Aug. 1. He had once been that institution's vice president of university affairs.
Liberty County native and musician Dakota Woods will play at 6 p.m. Sunday at Johnny Harris Restaurant on Victory Drive in Savannah as part of the Savannah Songwriter Series.
Brunswick: Brunswick Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration is held each year at Mary Ross Waterfront Park in the heart of historic downtown Brunswick. The festivities start at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 4, and feature organized and supervised classic games like sack races, tug-of-wars, horseshoes, various ball games, hula-hoop contests and more. Players compete for whole south Georgia watermelons. Can't win or just don't want to play but you still have a taste for watermelon? Free slices are handed out all evening, compliments of the city of Brunswick. The fireworks over the waters of the East River and ...