The federal agency considering permitting the search for oil and gas deposits off the Georgia Coast and then possibly drilling for them has set a public meeting for today in Savannah.
Elijah Miguel Lewis was born at 8:08 a.m. Feb. 10 to Shannon Nathan of Hinesville and Christopher Lewis of Allenhurst.
Kaya Joanna-Elyse Johnson was born at 3:13 p.m. Jan. 14 to Takera Johnson of Ludowici and Klearvon Christmas of Brooklyn, New York.
Zoe Michaela Johnson was born at 11:54 a.m. Jan. 8 to Portia L. Dameron of Hinesville and Zhivago Johnson of Hinesville.
Coastal WildScapes is partnering with the city of Midway to present a day-long seminar called "Cattails to Cordgrass: Bringing the Classroom to the Wetlands" at 9 a.m. Friday at the Coastal EMC office, 1265 S. Coastal Highway.
Long County Middle Future Business Leaders of America finished in the top three of three categories at the State Leadership Competition on Feb. 24 in Perry. There were 27 students from the school who competed.
Deeds filed with the Liberty County Clerk of Courts from Feb. 18-26, show the following property transfers:
Members of the 2015 Young Adult Leadership Liberty class attended a session Jan. 22 at the Liberty County Board of Education building in Hinesville.
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Feb. 11 - Broken windows/criminal trespass - Officers responded to a Sequoia Circle residence in reference to criminal trespass. The complainant stated that someone shot a BB gun at her residence, breaking the front windows. HPD officers observed the broken windows and several BBs on the ground near the windows.
"Focus" relies a little too much on style and wildly unexpected twists to carry it through. However, thanks mostly to the charisma of its two stars, it manages to get itself out of obligatory territory - most of the time.
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E'layna Amiyah Nelson was born at 1:50 a.m. Feb. 11 to Shakyriana Gilkey of Hinesville and Elric Nelson of Hinesville.
Trevor Tye Merritt was born Jan. 6 to Amanda Merritt and Branden Merritt Sr. of Hinesville.
Kalimarie Rose Wesley was born at 4:33 p.m. Dec. 30 to Miranda McDowell of Hinesville and Rahsad Wesley of Brunswick.
As the economy has struggled over the last several years, many employees have felt happy to have a job, no matter what it pays. However, for those who feel they have been doing an exemplary job at work, they shouldn't let the economy prevent them from asking for a raise they deserve.
A struggling economy has left many people wondering when the job market will rebound. With an unpredictable job market, some out-of-work professionals and current students are wondering if obtaining an advanced degree is their best chance to stand out in a crowded job market.
Though the job market has improved in recent years, many men and women are still out of work. Perhaps most troubling, many of those people are age 55 and older who are fearful of an uncertain future and a job market where they are seemingly overlooked. According to a 2012 study from the Government Accountability Office, the number of long-term unemployed people age 55 and older has more than doubled since the onset of the recession.
A strong cover letter may not guarantee you land a good job, but a poor cover letter may guarantee you won't. On its own, an effective cover letter can catch the eye of hiring managers tasked with finding worthy candidates among stacks of applications, while a poor cover letter may ensure hiring managers never even glance at an applicant's resume.
When men and women find themselves out of work or dissatisfied with their employment, changing careers represents greener pastures and a new beginning. Many people who have successfully changed careers admit the change did them good. But individuals considering a career change should consider a variety of factors before making such a significant decision.
Though many college students dream of the day they will walk across the stage and receive their bachelor's degree, the reality that awaits many after the last note of "Pomp and Circumstance" has been played may not be what is expected because job availability remains bleak.
The transition from college student or stay-at-home mom to full-time professional requires a number of changes. Those changes include updating your wardrobe to give it a more professional feel. Clothing that's acceptable for a jaunt to the store or a night out may not be appropriate for the office.
While the job market appears to be on the mend, recent college graduates know they need to go the extra mile in order to get a foot in the door of their desired profession. And according to a Legal Momentum analysis of data from the U.S. Census Bureau, young women with college degrees may face an even more difficult battle than their male counterparts.