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LUDOWICI - It wasn't supposed to be street ball, but when the ladies of local rivals Bradwell Institute and Long County hit the basketball court Tuesday night, it was apparent the game would be physical.
Liberty County's girls basketball team evened its record at 1-1 after beating Long County 57-46 on Saturday.
Liberty County's boys basketball team improved to 2-0 with a 76-65 win over Long County on Saturday.
On Dec. 4, Debora Gail DeLoach Moody's friends and family members will have a candlelight vigil marking the one-year anniversary of Moody's disappearance.
December 1 is a special day on my calendar. It's the birthday of one of my heroes, a man I've admired since we met exactly a decade ago. He's a champion of rivers, conqueror of polluters and destroyers, defender of wild things, campaigner for justice.
This hearty Caesar salad with leftover turkey will be a refreshing change from the carb-heavy feasts of Thanksgiving. To save time, the croutons could be made ahead.
Being thankful: It's too bad we choose one day a year to be thankful. I don't know about you, but as soon as I open my eyes each morning I whisper, "Thank you God for giving me another day of life." I truly do this every morning. I don't have a lot of assets, but I do have my health, two loving cats, a sweet cockatiel, family, friends, neighbors and am blessed to live on the coast of one of the most beautiful states in the union. I think about the birds and animals at this time ...
Here is a brief video report from the military about American troops activities in Iraq.
A Hinesville man and women were killed early Friday morning when a fire burned their mobile home.
BAGHDAD -- Iraq's parliament approved Thursday a security pact with the United States that lets American troops stay in the country for three more years.
BAGHDAD -- Intense dealmaking among Iraq's political factions on Wednesday delayed by one day a parliamentary vote on a security pact that would allow American forces to stay in the country through 2011 under tight Iraqi supervision.
The proposed deal meets a longtime Iraqi demand for a clear timetable for the exit of about 150,000 American troops after years of war. But the Shiite-led government was struggling to meet the demands of political blocs, including a large group of Sunni Arab lawmakers, seeking concessions in return for supporting the agreement.
Still celebrating their second-place finish in the Region 3-AAA softball standings, Liberty County had its postseason banquet recently.
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.