FORWARD OPERATING BASE HAMMER, Iraq -- The recently-refurbished Oasis restaurant opened its doors here on Feb. 11.
Teaire Jameer Smiley was born on Feb. 18 at 2:16 a.m. to Dawn Smiley of Hinesville. He was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 6 pounds, 12.9 ounces and measured 19 inches. His maternal grandfather is James Mayweather of St. Louis, Mo. He is welcomed by his brothers Christopher Smiley and Dedrick Favors. He is also welcomed by great-grandmother Maxine Smiley.
In a short period of time, he has turned from being a drug dealer and user to becoming a man of God. For many years, he allowed drugs and the fast life to control him. Now he lets God control his life.
Soldiers with the 3rd Infantry Division's 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Squadron and the 7th U.S. Calvary are getting a little treats and supportfrom home thanks to a Colorado-based chain of do-it-yourself stores.
The following warranty deeds were filed with Liberty County Clerk of Court Barry Wilkes' office from Feb. 4-8. The listings include the names of the sellers and buyers, the book and page where the deed can be found in deed books maintained in the clerk's office, the transfer tax (which gives an estimate of the price paid, based on $1 per $1,000) and a description of the property, which may be the subdivision and/or Georgia Militia District where it is located. Refer to the accompanying map for the GMD numbers.
This being February in which it has been designated Valentine's Day, the whole month is tinged with love.
Cameron David Christman was born on Feb. 18 at 1:18 a.m. to Tiffany and David Christman of Glennville. He was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces. His maternal grandparents are Dennis Ray and Lisa Bergeron of Glennville. His paternal grandmother is Lori McDuffie of Glennville. He is welcomed by his sister Destiny.
Nashalee Llera was born on Feb. 17 at 4:22 a.m. to Natasha Llera. She was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 4 pounds, 12 ounces. Her grandparents are Ivette Resto and Samuel Llera of Pureto Rico.
A weekly, military broadcast about activities of the 3rd Infantry Division in Iraq. Click on the media player at left to view the broadcast. It lasts about 13 minutes.
CYS youth track
SAVANNAH -- Every angler dreams of winning a new boat or truck. Now they have the opportunity to win both at the 2008 Spring Fishing Classic Feb. 29-March 16 at Bass Pro Shops here.
CLAXTON - Keith Barnard, president of The Evans County Wildlife Club, announced that the 41st annual Rattlesnake Roundup Festival will be Saturday and Sunday, March 8 and 9, in the Claxton-Evans Industrial Park on Highway 280 West in Claxton.
Atlanta - Boaters, hunters and fishermen are about to face the largest fee increase in history unless the General Assembly provides funding to implement a new license sales system, according to Glenn Dowling, executive vice president of the Georgia Wildlife Federation, the largest statewide sportsman's and conservation organization.
MIAMI - Wayne Huizenga's passion for the Miami Dolphins remains, but after more than a decade as their sole owner, he says it's time for someone else to become the boss.
The Hinesville Military Affairs Committee will hold the second annual Veterans Salute Day from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, at Bryant Commons.
Bradwell Institute softball head coach Sharyll Eastlake more than understands the task that lies ahead for her team as the Tigers enter a new region for the 2014 season.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that Hinesville's unemployment rate increased to 8.7 percent in June, up .3 percent from 8.4 percent in May. The rate was 9.8 percent in June a year ago.
Results from Tuesday's primary runoff races are in, but have not been certified.
Some national business organizations have hammered the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for proposing new rules on carbon pollution from existing power plants, cutting carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030, using 2005 levels as a baseline. What planet are they on?
If Congress actually listened to small-business owners, the minimum wage would be going up.
The Department of Exceptional Student Services of Long County Public Schools offers special-education services to eligible students. ages 3 through 21, and to children from birth through 21 who have hearing or visual impairments.
I like bologna - the mild sausage made from beef or meat scraps (beef, pork, turkey and/or chicken), not baloney, the mess you hear from TV infomercials about snake-oil pills that increase your memory, help you lose weight, fight bad breath and increase your personal wealth.
The 10th annual Henry "Hank" White Memorial Golf Tournament will tee off at 9 a.m. Aug. 2 at the Cherokee Rose Golf Course in Hinesville.
The Richmond Hill Area Tennis Association will hold an adult doubles tennis tournament beginning Aug. 15 at the Richmond Hill High School and Rec Department courts.
Two Hinesville firefighters were injured in an explosion Thursday morning, according to HFD Capt. Kris Johanson.
Junwei Ren, a 2014 graduate of Bradwell Institute, claimed second place in the nation in computer applications at the recent Future Business Leaders of America National Leadership Conference at the Gaylord Opryland in Nashville, Tenn. Georgia FBLA had 56 national winners.
As far back as 2010, the Ogeechee River has been called one of the most threatened rivers in the country by environmental groups such as the Southeast Environmental Law Center.
Midway Police Officer Russell Knox said it was solid police work and some luck that led to his apprehension of three armed-robbery suspects early Wednesday morning.
Editor, I never would have thought a small block of wood measuring about 1.5 inches by 2 inches could make me so angry.