ATLANTA -- Atlanta Braves general manager John Schuerholz was retiring Thursday after assembling teams that won a record 14 straight division titles and the 1995 World Series championship.
ATLANTA -- Some of Georgia's most powerful investors are butting heads over who controls ritzy Hampton Island, an exclusive coastal resort that's home to two mansions owned by actor Ben Affleck.
Two groups vying for control over the property - Liberty Capital and Hampton Island Founders - made their claims Tuesday before the Georgia Supreme Court.
Want to avoid the flu bug this year? The best protection you can get is your annual flu shot.
Editor, While Madge Spencer is wondering if our county commissioners are insane, I must wonder the same of her. She put an article in last Sunday's Coastal Courier that does not speak the truth and the people should know.
Residents living in the Hinesville area can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke.
Cuban Foreign Minister Felipe Perez Roque couldn't take President Bush's speech at the U.N. General Assembly, so he walked out.
With so many recent toy recalls due to lead-based paint and materials, parents may be eyeing their child's toybox with anxiety. Often, they look to nurses, environmentalists, and the health department for answers. That's why the Coastal Health District is offering a free lead poisoning workshop called "Lead Poisoning: The Silent Epidemic." The workshop will be held Oct. 26 and is open to area nurses, environmentalists, and other health professionals who want a better understanding of lead and how it impacts children.
A couple of years ago, the members of the Georgia General Assembly passed the "Women's Right to Know Act," a law that mandates physicians to provide pertinent information 24 hours in advance to women who contemplate terminating their pregnancy so they can make an informed decision.
Savannah - The Enmark Savannah River Bridge Run is proud to announce that The Lady & Sons and Coca-Cola Bottling Company will be joining the fun as official sponsors of the 2007 event.
A team of four Army JROTC cadets from Bradwell Institute is one of only 36 chosen to attend the third annual George C. Marshall Junior ROTC Leadership Symposium on the campuses of Virginia Military Institute and Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Va., from Oct. 11-13.
Ludowici Mayor Myrtice Warren signed has proclaimed Oct. 15-19 as Breast Cancer Prevention and Awareness Week.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the month started with a bang as researchers at the University of Nottingham in Great Britain announced studies have shown not all breast cancers are the same.
Elements of the 52nd Infantry Regiment recently destroyed a vehicle near Rawad, Iraq, on Sept. 29 after it was determined the vehicle had been used to transport weapons.
STATESBORO - The Georgia Southern Athletic Department announced the Eagles' football game at Appalachian State on Oct. 20, televised live by the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network, can be seen locally.
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.