Liberty County native Rear Adm. Annie B. Andrews, the third African-American woman to be appointed to that rank, recently spoke to Emerging Young Leaders Program participants about what it takes to make it in life and the military at an event sponsored by Nu Rho Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Sorority.
When you travel on the back roads, do you ever notice the many abandoned farmhouses that are falling down or covered with vines, usually wisteria or cow itch?
Several children in foster care got a rare treat Friday morning when they gathered at Liberty Independent Troop Park for an Easter egg hunt.
The Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau is coordinating a contest to win an iPad.
A fashion show here on Saturday, April 21, is designed to fulfill a dream that a local teenager had for herself, but who didn't get the chance.
The Morning Glory Garden Club planted a tree Feb. 17 in Main Street Park in honor of deceased club supporter Olin Fraser.
Chuck Stewart recently spoke at the Goldenheirs' March meeting and shared details of his recent trip to Scotland with club members. Stewart, who delivered a PowerPoint presentation, said he has a genuine interest in Scotland because his ancestors were the Stewarts of Inverness in the Highlands of Scotland.
Air Force Airman 1st Class Matthew A. Luce graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.
There is a sacred place in Liberty County that remains a mystery even after all these years.
Fort Stewart defense contractor Anthony McCutchen, 37, of Ludowici, recently won $75,000 in a March 18 KENO! drawing.
As Fort McAllister fell to the Union Army of Gen. William T. Sherman days before Christmas in 1864, one of his artillery officers seized the Confederate flag of a vanquished company of Georgia riflemen. The officer carried the silk banner home to Maine as a souvenir, and it stayed in his family for three generations in a box along with a handwritten note: "To be return to Savannah or Atlanta sometime."
Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Athena M. Williams Fields, a 1999 graduate of Liberty County High School, recently deployed with fellow sailors and Marines assigned to the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Enterprise. They departed Norfolk Naval Station for the ship's 22nd and final deployment.
Goldenheirs guest speaker for the February meeting was Dr. Ben Heygood, who talked about senior citizens and their problems, the biggest being loneliness.
ST. SIMONS ISLAND - Archaeologists are searching for signs of an ancient Spanish mission on Georgia's coast, but digging so far has not uncovered any signs of it.
Liberty Elementary School is in various campaigns to benefit teh American Cancer Society through its Relay for Life here. Cans of food have been collected and will be used in conjunction with luminaria bags during this year's relay, which starts at 7 p.m. April 20. To buy a luminaria in honor or in memory of a cancer patient, contact any team captain or go to www.relayforlife.org/libertyga.
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The Renaissance Park senior community at 205 E. Memorial Drive in Hinesville held a ribbon cutting Wednesday to showcase the completion of the apartment complex.
Martha E. and Dennis E. Grice will celebrate 50 years of marriage on Saturday.
Luther Henry Quarterman was born at Canoochee Bluff on Oct. 5, 1870. He married Mary Elizabeth Walker from McIntosh County.
"Money Monster" could best be described as a cross between "Wall Street" and "Air Force One" with enough elements to rival those two, but it ...
The Goldenheirs met in the Fellowship Hall at Hinesville's First Baptist Church May 3, and heard sheriff's Training Officer David Edwards warn about ...
May is Community Action Month, and the Coastal Georgia Area Community Action Authority is planning a Community Cares: Operation Liberty County Head Start at the ...
John L. and Rhea N. Catoe will celebrate 50 years of marriage Wednesday.
The Kirk Healing Center for the Homeless will celebrate its 10th anniversary during its board meeting from 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday at Victory Assembly ...
The Hinesville Public Works Department kicked off a fundraising raffle, "Boots Kick Cancer," last month. Proceeds went to the department's Relay for Life team ...
So far this year, Deadpool, Batman and Superman have tried to save the world, not to mention the box office these superheroes so clearly dominate ...
SAVANNAH - The Learning Center of Senior Citizens Inc. announced that its annual "One Big Question" event will be held Thursday and Friday at First Presbyterian ...
Shirley "Yvette" Coppet's abstract artwork is on display in downtown Hinesville.
SAVANNAH - Armstrong State University's Biodynamics and Human Performance Center is seeking adults older than 60 for a study sponsored by Biodex Medical Systems. The ...
More than 100 individuals showed up to the Long County Courthouse on Thursday to participate in the National Day of Prayer.