Christmas represents many different things - it's remembering past holidays and loved ones who made those times so special. There was always the biggest, brightest and most beautiful Christmas tree, a piece of cake or candy worth every calorie and a song that touched us when we especially needed to hear its message.
Former Midway Mayor Don Emmons dips an oyster in cocktail sauce Nov. 10 at the Midway Museum's recent Oyster Roast and Pig Pickin'. Emmons, who is on the board of governors of the museum, and about 50 other people attended the fundraiser.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) You've let yourself be distracted from what's really important. But love finally gets your attention this week. However, it comes with a challenge that could create a problem.
A group of Revolutionary War re-enactors expressed gratitude for their forefathers Saturday at Fort Morris State Historic Site's annual Come & Take It! encampment.
Last week, I watched a documentary on the History Channel about great men who have influenced America. Among those mentioned were J.P. Morgan, Alexander Graham Bell, Henry Ford, John D. Rockefeller, Thomas Edison and Andrew Carnegie, but not necessarily in that order. All of these were important, but I think Thomas Edison did the most for us. He invented the incandescent light bulb and came up with a method for wiring homes with electricity. After watching the documentary, I wanted to know more about Edison. I read many interesting articles online about his life and the 1,093 things ...
The Hinesville First United Methodist Church is sponsoring a Christmas tour of homes from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8.
More than 50 senior residents of Walthourville and the surrounding area expressed gratitude on the Thursday before Thanksgiving with prayer and praise while sharing a Thanksgiving dinner at Baconton Missionary Baptist Church.
Bring the Family to Stewart Lanes for dinner and bowling at a special price from 4-8 p.m. Nov. 25. The cost is $30 per family of five.
Under the leadership of Executive Director Debra Williams, the Hinesville Housing Authority participated in Liberty County's community cleanup day Oct. 20.
If you are one of those neighbors who shares your litter, your neighbors probably have some secrets they wish you knew.
SAVANNAH - The 22nd annual Savannah Toy Run will be held Dec. 1 at Savannah Harley-Davidson, 6 Gateway Blvd. W.
Today we celebrate 50 years of "shaken, not stirred" with a review of "Skyfall," the 23rd picture in the 007 series.
In honor of Native American month, the Wanona Wheeler family will display its Native American traditions with a dance program at 2 p.m. Saturday at Uncommon Grounds, 110 S. Commerce St. in Hinesville.
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
SAVANNAH - Tickets are available for next year's Savannah Music Festival.
"Blackhat" is the latest effort from director Michael Mann whose last film was 2009's gangster drama, "Public Enemies." While Mann continues to be a director of great visual style, he might've needed more time to work on a film that is not out of his league.
Norman Winter, director of the Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens at the Historic Bamboo Farm, was the keynote speaker at last week's meeting of the Richmond Hill Garden Club.
The Long County Middle School Future Business Leaders of America group recently visited Coastal Manor Nursing home for Christmas.
The planning committee for Long County's Long County Martin Luther King Jr. celebration recently was recognized by the MLK Jr. Advisory Council for its efforts in organizing and presenting the activities on Jan. 10 in Ludowici.
The Liberty County Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Observance Association hosted its annual Leadership and Grand Marshal Breakfast on Saturday morning at the historic Dorchester Academy in Midway under the theme "The Power, Purpose and Promise of HIStory … Get a Grip."
Members of Exit 76, a band from Liberty County, recently finished in the top three at a songwriters showcase at the Red Clay Music Foundry in Duluth.
Long County celebrated its first Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade and program Jan. 10 in Ludowici. The festivities began at 10 a.m. when the procession, which consisted of 32 entries, left Walker Elementary School and made its way to Long Middle School.
"Taken 3" has star Liam Neeson doing more of the same that we saw in the series' first two movies, and the result is less than satisfying.
The Long County Library recently received grants totaling $1,050 to buy new books.
Salt is an essential ingredient in the diet of humans, animals and even many plants, according to saltworks.us. This effective, widely used food preservative even was used to preserve mummies in Egypt. Beyond its almost-innumerable industrial uses, salt also has great current and historical interest.
ATLANTA - Savannah-area customers and associates contributed more than $40,800 in six weeks to Kroger's 2014 Can Hunger Campaign and $10,000 to a second initiative benefiting America's Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia.
The ladies in pink and green, who proudly proclaim their heritage as being members of the oldest African-American sorority, are gearing up for their annual Founders Day celebration.
The American Cancer Society will hold its Long County Relay for Life kickoff at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, at A New Beginning Church.
Kids between the ages of 2-12 each can get a free ticket to attend the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Jan. 21-25 in the Savannah Civic Center.
What does Ben Affleck searching for his missing wife; Tom Cruise as he lives, dies, repeats; Brad Pitt leading troops into war; and a group of Marvel Comics misfits all have in common?