Atlanta - The 2008 Report Card for Parents, a searchable database of statistics on Georgia's public schools, is now available and posted on the Web site of the Georgia Public Policy Foundation at www.gppf.org.
The Liberty County Board of Commissioners is participating in the Summer Food Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge. Acceptance and participation requirements for the program and all activities are the same for everyone, regardless of race, color national origin, gender, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided at all sites on the list. The program will open for service June 9 and continue until July 31. Meals will be served from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
The 10U Hinesville Gators wrapped up their first season with a first-place win at the Savannah Recreation games, posting an impressive 8-0 record and scoring 130 total goals to the other teams' 71. Head coach Agustin Maldonado and assistant coach Day Maldonado rotated most of their players into almost every position this season to teach them the total-team concept. This also gave all the players an opportunity to score a goal.
WASHINGTON - Army Gen. David H. Petraeus shared his view of the U.S. Central Command with senators during confirmation testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday.
WASHINGTON - The United States "is not out of the woods yet" in Iraq, but the nation is headed in the right direction, the man nominated to be the next Multinational Force Iraq commander said today.
The right lane of East-bound U.S. Highway 84 between M.L.K. Jr. Drive and Harrison Drive will be closed for utility work Wednesday and Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Please use caution when traveling through this area and notify fellow motorists.
Only a few official days remain in the 2008 Great American Cleanup. This year, including smaller, local challenges in our Clean Community Challenge has added a fun, competitive element to the task of cleaning up litter.
The Georgia Department of Agriculture will auction about 22 horses that were impounded in poor condition and nursed back to good health.
Georgia residents with insurance problems or questions can receive assistance directly from Insurance Commissioner John Oxendine's office by contacting the insurance investigator working in your area.
While not many coastal residents along the Southeastern United States will soon forget the experience of living through a hurricane, as the 2008 season approaches many may be experiencing a case of amnesia about the most basic preparedness strategies, according to a new survey out today from Allstate. While 24-44 percent of survey respondents from five areas in the Southeast declared they are very prepared, and 34-47 percent felt they are fairly prepared for a hurricane right now, they may be less prepared than they realize.
The Multi Agency Crack Enforcement Drug Task Force opened 83 total cases with 76 total offenders for the month of April. Drugs with an estimated street value of $96,325 were seized. Thee cars valued at $6,100 were seized and cash in the amount of $20,409.23 was collected as evidence. Four weapons were also confiscated. The agents continued their specialized training with courses such as Radar Re-certification, Unacceptable Employee Behavior, Marijuana ID and Savannah Area Drug Intel Exchange.
Representatives Cynthia Burch and Melanie Griffin from the Tri-County Protective Agency recently spoke to the Goldenheirs senior group on the subject of domestic violence.
Reidsville - Two Bradwell Institute students were awarded the Canoochee EMC Foundation Inc. scholarship at an award ceremony Monday night at Bradwell Institute.
ATLANTA - Google Inc. has joined the Parks, Recreation and Historic Sites Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources as a sponsor of the "Get Outdoors Georgia" campaign.
The 2016 Miss Georgia Peach Scholarship Pageant will be held March 19 at Fort Valley State University and is open to any Georgia girl, age ...
The Hinesville Police Department is seeking the public's help in locating a missing child, according to an Alert Liberty message sent Saturday night.
SAVANNAH - Senior Citizens Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people age successfully, will continue its annual blanket drive through Feb. 29.
Probably most people know that this is a presidential voting year, as well as other key elections.
The Statesboro Area Society for Human Resource Management will present a public seminar, "Affordable Care Act - Current Regulations and Upcoming Changes for 2016," at 11 ...
Well, I messed that one up. Last week came and went, and I did not write an article for the paper. I've heard from ...
The Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau has said tourism created 566 jobs and generated $105 million spent in the county in 2014.
"Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" automatically wins the award for Most Straightforward Movie Title of the Year. When you pay your money to see this ...
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor is helping Bramli USA Inc., a producer of housewares and industrial containers, recruit 20 workers for its Savannah plant.
The following are among the food service establishments inspected in December by the Liberty County Health Department. The department scores on a 100-percentile scale. Kitchens ...
Taylors Creek Elementary School's second nine weeks honor roll included:
The contractor for the Georgia Department of Transportation has scheduled a northbound traffic shift around 9 a.m. Monday on Veterans Parkway between E.G ...
As Jesus was concluding what has become known as the "Sermon on the Mount," he said, "But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and ...
SAVANNAH - Celebrate Grand Festival Day, Saturday, with family-oriented activities and a evening concert at the Savannah Civic Center.