Kathleen Valentine's fifth grade gifted resource class at Joseph Martin Elementary has been studying the branches of the U.S. government.
STATESBORO - The Ogeechee-Canoochee annual Canoochee River Race has been replaced by a Family Paddle. Ogeechee-Canoochee Riverkeeper has scheduled the Family Paddle for Saturday, April 11 (rain/flood date April 25). Paddlers from all over the Southeast will spend the day paddling down the beautiful Canoochee River.
"We are really excited to be able to showcase the beauty of the Canoochee with families from around the Southeast ," said Chandra Brown, executive director and Riverkeeper . "The Canoochee River Race has been wildly popular, and we are really excited to change the format to be more family-friendly and provide a leisurely experience on ...
When it comes to a job, something is better than nothing for David Turner.
BRUNSWICK - Brunswick police are investigating the shooting death of a Fort Benning soldier.
The body of 23-year-old Army Spc. Antonio L. Weems of Ventura, Calif., was found Saturday night in a car parked on a street corner. Police say Weems was killed by a gunshot to the head.
Mrs. Susan Brown Ammons of Hinesville and Mr. and Mrs. Jack W. Simmons Jr. of Waverly Hall announce the engagement and marriage of their daughter Ashley Kathryn Simmons of Hinesville to Thomas Bradford Wilkes of Reidsville.
Thursday, the Senate exercised leadership in making much needed reforms to Georgia's transportation governance. With the passage of SB 200, the Senate voted for a clear funding process to enable transportation dollars to be spent more efficiently, effectively and strategically.
Bryce Terrell Arnold was born to Mary Carmen Anita and David Terrell Arnold at 8:13 p.m. on Feb. 19. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Bryce weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 21 inches.
NeAnnacye Versayce LoveLae Spencer was born to Jennifer Monique Rinehardt at 5:29 pm. on Feb. 20. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby NeAnnacye weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 21 inches.
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Landyn Andrew Reece was born to Christina N. Reece and Jerry Comstock II at 11:12 p.m. on Feb. 20. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Landyn weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Terence Jacob Young was born to Kristen Rinehart and Timothy Young at 7:54 a.m. on Feb. 20. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Terence weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 20 inches.
Lauren Christine Jenkinson and Allan Lee "AJ" Schlegel Jr. were married on Dec. 20, 2008, at St. Stephens Catholic Church in Hinesville. The officiant was Father Thomas Murphy.
Jorden Renee' Gross was born to Jennifer Moore and Rodney Gross at 3:40 p.m. on Feb.23. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Jorden weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 21 inches.
Micheal David-Naruto Freeman was born to Sally H. and Nathaniel D-R Freeman at 11:01 p.m. on Feb. 21. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Micheal weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 21 inches.
Adrien Dirrell Holden was born to Andrea Holden at 12:54 a.m. on Feb. 19. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Adrien weighed 7 pounds 10 ounces and measured 21 inches.
The Hinesville Soccer Association and Hinesville Gators are sponsoring an elite camp July 6-9 at James Brown Park for boys and girls ages 6-17.
We are living in a very chaotic world and complex times, but the "good news" is that God is still in charge.
Growing up with two older sisters and a younger one, all athletic and competitive and all into soccer, can make it difficult to carve your own niche in the household.
The Long County Diamond Club will host its third annual Long County Baseball Golf Tournament on Aug. 8 at the Cherokee Rose Country Club in Hinesville. The club is seeking sponsors. For more information, call David Stapleton at 432-6149 or Phil Swindell at 912-977-0000.
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Local school-district officials say that content errors and disruptions during this past year's Georgia Milestones testing were minimal.
June was a busy month for the Liberty County Panthers football team.
The Long County Recreation Department is hosting its first Baseball Academy of Hope baseball camp.
An early Monday morning collision between a car and a logging truck in Riceboro sent a Brunswick man to the hospital.
As coaches, we spend more time with our coaching family than we do our real families.
Summer's here, meaning you'll probably spend more time outdoors.
Aging can cause many changes to the body, including obesity and a loss of lean mass. Now, a group of University of Florida Health researchers has discovered that an existing drug reduces body fat and appetite in older rats, which has intriguing implications for aging humans.
Georgia Southern "Voice of the Eagles" and Learfield Sports general manager Chris Blair has accepted a role to become the play-by-play voice of the LSU Tigers following the conclusion of their 2015 football season.
ATLANTA - Since 2000, lightning has been one of the most-common weather-related killers in Georgia, second only to tornadoes.
The other day, I was returning home from a trip and turned on the radio. A song that caught my attention went something like this: "Long as I got King Jesus, I don't need nobody else."