Collette Zeller and her husband are saving for a trip to Italy for their fifth anniversary. The trip is two years out, but their new year's budget includes a monthly savings plan.
Teens who screw up but haven't committed a crime often end up locked up anyway, accused of "status offenses" that include delinquency, underage drinking or even running away from home.
Our lives go too fast. We make decisions on how to spend our time without even thinking - online, wireless and in 4G. But no one wants to look down from heaven and hear a loved one eulogize that: She had hundreds of Facebook friends. Or he checked his phone all the time. But what if you could have deathbed perspective without the near-death part? Launch yourself into an out-of-this world mindset where you rid your life of the non-essentials and dig-in on the four things that last.
The S Bank at 119 W. Gen. Screven Way was robbed Friday morning, according to Hinesville Police Department Detective Joshua Heath. The suspect, a white male with bandage on his nose and chin wearing a light-blue, zip-up hooded jacket and jeans, entered the bank shortly after it opened at 9 a.m. and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Long County High School teacher Amanda Robinson recently was selected by Georgia Power as a recipient of its New Teacher Assistant Grant.
EDITOR'S NOTE: DVDs reviewed in this column will be available this week.
Liberty Veterinary Medical Center recently achieved the highest level of veterinary excellence following a thorough evaluation by the American Animal Hospital Association.
Members of the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force and Hinesville Police Department officers on Wednesday arrested a man wanted in connection with a Tampa, Florida, homicide last week.
Keep Liberty Beautiful, Georgia Power and the Georgia Forestry Commission invite area residents to "chip in" and turn in live, undecorated Christmas trees for recycling after the holidays.
Long County commissioners recently recognized Charlotte McGinn, the secretary for the Long County extension office, for being honored by the University of Georgia. Chairman Robert Long said that McGinn was selected as the Secretary of the Year for the Southeastern district of the Georgia Cooperative Extension. Long said that McGinn winning the award was quite an accomplishment, considering that there are 39 counties in the district. On behalf of the other commissioners and the citizens of Long County, the chairman congratulated McGinn and told her that she was a valuable asset to the community. Pictured from left: Commissioner Clifton DeLoach ...
"Unbroken," directed by star actress Angelina Jolie, is a film that has had some serious awards consideration, and I think it's mostly deserving of something.
Niaya Caro, a student at Midway Middle School, recently won the local competition of the Lions Club International Peace Poster Contest.
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This legislative session, the Georgia General Assembly is expected to tackle transportation reform, with many hoping lawmakers address both roadways and transit. It appears it will. At a recent transportation-industry gathering, state leaders including Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle detailed the importance of transit.
A little time has passed since Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's, which means we're far enough removed from the festivities that I can pen this opinion piece without letting those warm and fuzzy "holiday feelings" bias my sentiment. It has become clear to me that Americans are doing all they can to take God out of the holiday season, and it's disturbing.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University ranked No. 6 on The Best School's "25 Best Online Master in Education in Early Childhood Education Degree Programs."
Something that intrigues me is what I hear every morning as I wake up - the singing of birds.
The Wayne County Sheriff's Office and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation are investigating what appears to be an aggravated assault and suicide that occurred sometime Saturday morning at a home on the 300 block of Springs Grove Road near Jesup.
Three people where injured Saturday afternoon in a two-car collision in Long County.
MOUNT VERNON - Brewton-Parker College Chairman of the Board and Acting President Gary Campbell recently released the names of members who constitute the presidential search committee for the 17th president of Brewton-Parker College.
Barber Nicolas Martinez has been cutting hair in Richmond Hill for weeks now, putting skills he learned in the Marines to good use by giving something back to those less fortunate.
The Long County School System's nutrition employees participated in a semi-annual in-service training session Jan. 5. School Nutrition Director Stephanie Fox said she wanted to do something different this time around to train workers and get them fully engaged. She decided to gear their school-nutrition training around a format similar to cooking competition shows on television, such as "The Taste" and "Master Chef."
Paul was a man who sought to do what God wanted him to do, no matter the cost. He tried to live in a manner that brought glory to God, and pointed people to Jesus.
"American Sniper" was a film that originally was given a limited release in order to qualify it for awards consideration. It was widely released Jan. 16, and it caused quite a stir by having the biggest January opening weekend in history, grossing $89 million. I'm here to tell you that it was pretty much worth every bit of fanfare.
The federal government is proposing opening the Atlantic Ocean to offshore drilling, and is soliciting comments from the public.
The 63rd Expeditionary Signal Battalion will move from Fort Gordon to Fort Stewart in July, according to a press release from Fort Stewart.
Several area students have earned academic honors and graduated from colleges:
Sometimes, habits are not good.
Editor, Thanks a lot for printing most of my letters over the years and withholding the ones that would have gotten me arrested. I am preparing to move north to New York City and will sorely miss all the reasons I chose to write those letters while I lived here. I'm not sure the New York Times is going to print my thoughts, but I'll still send them my ramblings when I feel it is needed.