GAINESVILLE - A group of parents from across Georgia has been asked to help the state Department of Education increase parent and family engagement to help promote student success.
Henry "Hank" White Memorial Golf Scholarship applications will be accepted and must be postmarked by May 1 to be considered.
Coldwell Banker Holtzman, Realtors in Hinesville is sponsoring a free career seminar to familiarize current and potential real estate licensees with basic information about the residential real estate profession.
ATLANTA - George Holtzman of Hinesville recently concluded 18 years of service on the Georgia Real Estate Commission. His term was up Jan. 26.
Commencement at an area univeristy, Armstrong Atlantic State University, will feature Henry "Hank" Huckaby, chancellor of the University of System of Georgia.
Future Farmers of America members from Liberty County High School and Bradwell Institute participated Oct. 11 in the Georgia National Fair, which ran from Oct. 6-16 in Perry. Twenty-two students from Bradwell and 37 students from LCHS attended, participating in various events including floral design, the agriscience fair, horticultural research and chapter booth display.
Many times it seems that God is nowhere to be found and we wonder if he really cares about our situations. We wonder why he doesn't automatically intervene when we get into trouble. We wonder why he doesn't answer our prayers.
"Finally the state has found a group of people who are applauding the heavy whacks that legislators are giving Georgia's budget due to reduced revenues." Who would cheer these deep cuts? Criminals, of course.
Text Message Marketing hosted a ribbon-cutting and grand-opening ceremony Sept. 2 at Bradwell Park in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce.
SAVANNAH - With communities from North Carolina to New England suffering from significant flooding, wind damage and widespread power outages from Hurricane Irene, the American Red Cross is responding with shelter, food and other assistance.
The final environmental impact statement about a proposed research area within Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary is now available.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - Flashing a wide grin that revealed braces, Georgia's Jake Fromm clutched a baseball tightly in his left hand.
Next week, the Georgia State Legislature will convene into special session to redraw House, Senate and Congressional districts to conform to the 2010 U.S. Census. The special session is expected to last two to three weeks.
Editor, The current battle over the budget and deficits has left many people confused. It is not complicated if it is broken down to the bare essentials.
ATLANTA - A former University of Georgia football coach has been accused in court documents of making millions of dollars from a Ponzi scheme.
The consensus seemed almost unanimous last month at the Sun Belt Football Media Day in New Orleans - whoever has a quarterback and plays defense will win the Sun Belt.
LCRD offering variety of fall programs
Any time a new coach inherits a wide receiver coming off a 1,000-yard season, it's a good reason to be excited. When the entire team barely cracked 1,000 receiving yards, one might think it would be a cause for concern.
Former Bradwell Institute and Georgia State football player Ulrick John sustained an ankle injury in the Indianapolis Colts' preseason opener against the Jets Thursday night. The Colts lost 13-10.
Bradwell Institute is coming along under new head football coach Greg Hill and his staff. The players worked diligently through the spring and summer to build speed and strength. They are competing for starting spots left open by departing players in the quarterback, running back and wide receiver spots.
The Lady Panthers will play at Long County Monday, opening Liberty County High School's softball season. The first pitch is set for 5:30 p.m.
The Long County Commission Tuesday recognized the Long County 10-and-under All-Star baseball team for winning the Georgia Recreation Parks Association Class C championship. The boys won the title last month by defeating Putnam County 14-0 in the championship game.
STATESBORO - The beginning of an era for Georgia Southern begins with two events for the Eagles' home opener on Sept. 6 as GSU will recognize its unprecedented six national championships and the game ball will be delivered by parachute drop by the Golden Knights.
Rotary Club to host fishing tournament
Liberty County High School alum Shadrach Thornton has been fully reinstated to the North Carolina State football team after being suspended, according to published reports.
This season, the Liberty County Panthers have only four Region 3-AAAA teams to contend with. But it won't make their battles on the gridiron any easier.
The Long County High School softball team claimed a 6-5 win over Brunswick in a scrimmage Tuesday at Ludowici.
The 10th annual Henry "Hank" White golf tournament was held Aug. 2 at Cherokee Rose Country Club, with both good golf and academic achievements honored.
5-K Run set for Saturday in Ludowici
Georgia Southern outfielder Hunter Thomas was named to the Valley Baseball League all-league second team as announced by the summer collegiate-baseball league.