STATESBORO - Georgia Southern athletics will host Meet the Eagles Fan Fest on Saturday, Aug. 15, at Paulson Stadium.
The State Board of Pardons and Paroles announced the appointment of Hinesville native Christopher L. Barnett as executive director of parole. The board's announcement came at the Tuesday public board meeting, according to a news release issued Tuesday evening.
"Then his disciples began arguing about which of them was the greatest. But Jesus knew their thoughts, so he brought a little child to his side. Then he said to them, 'Anyone who welcomes a little child like this on my behalf welcomes me, and anyone who welcomes me also welcomes my Father who sent me. Whoever is the least among you is the greatest.'" - Luke 9:46-48 (NLT)
Demetrius Octavious Hansen Jr. was born at 4:41 a.m. June 29 to Lisa A. Ivery of Miami and Demetrius Hansen of New Orleans.
It was over Sunday dinner that my sister told me what I did not know. A childhood friend - the red-headed, freckle-faced girl with laughing eyes and the brightest sense of humor possible - was sitting vigil with her husband as death crept close.
Cigarette litter is nasty - and unnecessary. So join us in the next few weeks as we remind local smokers, "Don't flick it; dispose of your cigarette litter responsibly."
Long County schools opened their doors Friday to begin the 2015-16 calendar year.
Georgia legislators this year amended laws governing procedures for appealing county tax assessments on real and personal property. The changes took effect July 1.
The Liberty County Development Authority has voted to support the expansion of workforce development training for precision manufacturing in Liberty County with a five-year, $100,000 pledge to support Savannah Technical College in building and equipping a state-of-the-art Precision Manufacturing Flex Tech laboratory at its Liberty Campus.
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Taylors Creek Golf Course now offers foot golf in addition to the standard golf. As an introduction, the course is offering free rounds of foot golf from 3-7:30 p.m. Aug. 10. Find some soccer enthusiasts and come out to try it. Indoor or turf shoes permitted, but not cleats. For more information, call 767-2370.
This report was gathered from information recorded during the recent Liberty County Grand Jury indictments entered into public record. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law:
Editor, I read the article ("Police to provide hospital security," July 22, front page) with much disdain. Certainly, it's a multilayered mistake that could easily be driven by the position that Mayor James Thomas holds on the Liberty County Hospital Authority.
Editor, I'm a retired combat veteran and member of the Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission, and I'm announcing my intent to run for the District 2 seat on the Hinesville City Council.
Liberty County High School's future five-star recruit Richard LeCounte spent some time with former Panther teammate Raekwon McMillan at Ohio State's Friday Night Lights camp held July 24 in Ohio.
A Long County man was arrested by the Ludowici Police Department on Aug. 10 after he allegedly stole some items from a local store.
These are some odds and ends I jotted down 21 years ago in 1994.
I am excited about the possibility of and the blessings of unity (Psalm 133).
Fort Stewart soldier Hunter Jack Kelly, 20, died of a gunshot wound after a fellow soldier handled a weapon that discharged and struck him in ...
A Midway man has grabbed a Georgia Lottery prize worth $100,000.
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Set sail with Leisure Travel on a five-day Bahamas cruise leaving from Jacksonville next fall. Ports of calls are Nassau and Freeport.
The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that Metro Hinesville's unemployment rate for July was 6.9 percent, 0.2 percentage point from 6 ...
For some reason, Southerners - more than people in any other region - love nicknames. It's really a show of affection when we care enough to ...
Election season officially kicks off Monday.
A gathering Saturday night at a Long County home turned deadly when a Fort Stewart soldier was shot and killed.
Elizabeth B. Holland, originally from Hinesville, has been selected as Tennessee Law Scholar and Research Associates for the Class of 2018 with the University of ...
In 2 Timothy 2:2, I see what I would describe as a teaching cycle, where those being taught turn around and teach others what ...
SAVANNAH - The Push Back the Pipeline Coalition announced that Savannah Riverkeeper Tonya Bonitatibus will become the new spokesperson for the group in its efforts against ...
Erika is no longer considered a tropical system, the National Hurricane Center announced Saturday morning.