The Splashpark at Corkan Recreation Area will open Thursday at 11 a.m. for the new season. Hours will be 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday-Monday. Admission is $2 per person age 3 and up, even if you're just watching the kids. Younger kids are free with a paying adult. Military ID required. Swimmer diapers are required for children not potty trained. For more information, call 912-767-4273.
The Georgia Department of Public Health is seeking public comment on a statewide health assessment that will provide a foundation for efforts to improve the health of Georgia's population.
SAVANNAH - Nordic Logistics and Warehousing has doubled capacity at its Savannah location, holding a ribbon cutting last month for a 200,000-square-foot cold storage and blast freezing facility.
In the springtime, it is normal to expect storms. Some can be severe. There is also a season for hurricanes.
For two Liberty County sheriff's deputies it was just a routine dinner break at a Hinesville restaurant - that is, until they went to settle the bill and learned their meal was paid for by an anonymous citizen who simply wrote on the receipt, "Blue Lives Matter, Thank You," which touched both men deeply.
ATLANTA - Georgia Power last month announced that its base electric rates will remain flat through 2019.
Thrusday was aside as the National Day of Prayer.
Okay, Georgia Tech fans, give me your best shot. I asked for it.
DENVER-The Ethisphere Institute has named CH2M to its list of the World's Most Ethical Companies for an eighth consecutive year.
The first week of May marks the National Education Association's National Teacher Appreciation Week, which exists, in part, because teachers are too often thankless heroes.
Bradwell Institute Interact Club students recently raised $1,908 for the Rotary Club of Hinesville.
A Ludowici fifth-grader is on a voyage to become a national memory champion and earn a $10,000 grand prize.
McDonald's restaurants in the area are looking to fill up to 1,000 positions as they staff up for the summer, one of the busiest times of the year for restaurants.
More people in this area may survive wrecks thanks to a donation from Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation to the Hinesville Fire Department.
TYBEE ISLAND - Tybee Island will host the 19th annual Tybee Island Tour of Homes from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 14. Tickets cost $35 each, and lunch is included.
Liberty County football player Richard LeCounte has been nominated to the 2017 U.S. Army All-American Bowl.
BRUNSWICK - Oyster harvest, both commercial and recreational in state waters, will close at 6 a.m. June 1, DNR Commissioner Mark Williams announced.
BRUNSWICK - The Coastal Resources Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources recently deployed 50 fish aggregating devices, FADs, at the Joe's Cut inshore ...
4-H selling Braves tickets
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Long County High School seniors may have started a tradition Monday.
Editor, Interesting article by Tiffany King about SPLOST ("County finalizes list of SPLOST projects," page 1A, May 18). Two out of seven commissioners opposed the ...
The Georgia Department of Education is taking the U.S. Education and Justice departments to task for issuing guidance on the rights of transgender students ...
About 65 Long County High School seniors - more than a third of the Class of 2016 - attended a baccalaureate service May 15 at the school.
Diamonds are a girl's best friend? If you ask Leary Frasier, she says her husband, Elder Henry Frasier, is her best friend.
This week's rain has been good. Rain is a friend to folks, like us, who live on dirt roads. I hate dust.
Jody Grooms, the former head coach of Wayne County High School's football team, and his wife, Sharon Grooms, a former teacher at Arthur Williams ...
With Memorial Day weekend just around the corner, many are gearing up to celebrate the unofficial kickoff of the summer season by firing up the ...