SAVANNAH - Tickets are available for next year's Savannah Music Festival.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The ranks of America's poor edged up last year to a high of 49.7 million, based on a new census measure that takes into account medical costs and work-related expenses.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Your work on a recent job assignment is impressive and is sure to be noticed. Meanwhile, expect to receive news about an upcoming holiday event you won't want to miss.
In support of National Geography Awareness Week, the Liberty County Assessors Mapping Department will host an open house today for GIS Day, which is a global event that promotes awareness of geographic information system technology and the contributions it makes in the fields of science, technology, information and the humanities.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce and Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau are seeking voters to elect the grand marshal of the 16th annual illuminated Christmas parade.
SAVANNAH - As endangered right whales return to the southern Atlantic coast for their calving season, conservationists are hoping for a rebound in births after the number of newborn whales hit a 10-year low last winter.
America Recycles Day is Thursday, Nov. 15, although recycling is something we should think about and do every day. America Recycles Day is the only nationally recognized day dedicated to encouraging Americans to recycle and to buy recycled products. Since its inception in 1997, it has grown to include millions of Americans pledging to improve their recycling habits at home and at work. The recycling rate in the United States has increased almost every year. The current rate is 34 percent, according to www.americarecyclesday.org, so if you are not recycling yet, it is time to join us. If ...
On Oct. 20, family and friends of Maggie Simpson gathered at the Leisure Services gymnasium in Darien to celebrate her life and health of 100 years.
The Hinesville First United Methodist Church is sponsoring a Christmas tour of homes from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8.
Everyone's invited to run in the Family Turkey Trot Fun Run/Walk on Hunter at 10 a.m. Saturday.
Near-perfect November weather and the smell of ribs on the smoker and fish in the fryer drew in a large crowd for this year's Ricefest on Saturday in Riceboro.
The sixth annual Ricefest takes place this weekend on the field next to city hall in Riceboro.
Walt Disney Animation Studios recently released "Wreck-It Ralph," its 52nd animated feature. Ralph (John C. Reilly) is the villain of an arcade game called "Fix-It Felix Jr." When you pop a quarter into the game, Ralph begins demolishing an apartment building. But never fear, as game hero Fix-It Felix - you and your trusty golden hammer - can fix the building.
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
One Friday evening in May 1976, an incident caused a lot of commotion on Flowers Road, which is off George Swindell Road and Highway 196, in Long County. The ordeal was something that no family ever wants to go through.
Relay for Life of Liberty County aims to engage community members and raise more money ahead of the May 15 event by participating in a challenge issued by The American Cancer Society.
"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.