Georgia Southern Men's Basketball continues its five-game home stand tonight as in-state rival Georgia State visits Hanner Fieldhouse.
Editor, I saw the movie "Selma" on Sunday night and was inspired anew by the courage and conviction shown by one man. His actions impacted a nation - actually, the world - for generations to come. I am no Martin Luther King Jr., that's for sure, but I hate seeing people placed under unnecessarily heavy burdens, particularly in this great country of ours.
The Liberty Emergency Management Agency is observing Severe Weather Preparedness Week, which runs through Friday. EMA Director Mike Hodges said that since the area is susceptible to a variety of natural disasters and severe weather is dangerous and can strike with little warning, it's important to prepare in advance. Each day during Severe Weather Preparedness Week focuses on a different type of threat faced by Georgians. Topics include:
The following students earned places on the honor roll at Liberty Elementary School during the recently ended nine-weeks grading period:
Coach Wayne! Gymnastics held a ribbon cutting Jan. 13 at its new Flemington location, 1661 E. Oglethorpe Highway suite E.
A national cleanup and restoration franchise company recently was ranked No. 7 in the 2015 Franchise 500 rankings from Entrepreneur magazine.
We have entered a new year, and God is just waiting to bless His people.
Let's get off the backs of law enforcement, shall we? Most of us couldn't do their job or wouldn't do it if we had the chance.
Liberty County's semi-professional football team, the Hinesville Hurricanes, opened the season Saturday with an 18-15 win over the Jacksonville Black Hawks.
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The FBI and Bryan County and Richmond Hill police are looking for a man who robbed the Navy Federal Credit Union in Richmond Hill. Here's the press release from the FBI:
Editor, On Jan. 17, a fundraiser was held for our son, Rick Wege, who is fighting liver cancer. Our family would like to thank all the people involved in putting this together and all the people who contributed. This is truly an amazing place to live with wonderful people.
Joel Smoker, who has a history of serving the local community, will become the next president/CEO of the YMCA of Coastal Georgia.
Missing pills recently prompted an argument between a Long County couple, which eventually required authorities to intervene.
Cathy Hill, vice president of Georgia Power's Coastal Region, recently presented a check for $20,000 from the Georgia Power Foundation to Armstrong State University president Dr. Linda M. Bleicken for the university's College of Science and Technology and ongoing Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics initiatives.
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.