A cotton plantation that was home for one Georgia family for more than 140 years is preserved as an historic site by Georgia State Parks.
ATLANTA - A federal education official plans to participate in a panel discussion at the annual conference of the 100 Black Men of America in Atlanta.
Hinesville Mayor Jim Thomas and Col. Kevin Milton, U.S. Army garrison commander for Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield, hold a proclamation signed by Thomas.
VIP Office and Furniture Supply recently donated two framed wall posters to St. James Sports Center in Midway. Cathy O'Hagan, VIP's retail operations executive, and Ernie Walthour, director of St. James, show the posters.
Georgia Baptist Children's Homes have changed throughout the years, according to Stephen Bene', a representative of the homes.
Second Lt. Mitch Leachman with the Georgia Army National Guard and 2nd Lt. Justin Leachman with the U.S. Air Force hold a copy of the Courier at Justin Leachman's recent commissioning at the University of Georgia in Athens.
We often take for granted what we depend on for the quality of life that we want to have. Every day, I open the blinds and look at a lovely expanse of marshes. I always expect it to look beautiful and healthy. I take for granted that it will always be able to fulfill its job of acting as a natural filter for our waterways.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Alan Jackson is not one to overshare. An imposing figure, he's tall and reserved with cowboy hat pulled down low over his eyes. Even that moustache is a little bit intimidating.
Area homeless and those at risk of becoming homeless will have an opportunity Saturday to connect with service providers who can help them in their time of need, as well as get information about emergency shelter, employment, health care and veterans services.
As a county extension agent, the questions I get are all over the map. One minute I may be talking about pond management or shrimp-like creatures in a ditch and the next minute providing information on how to solve a particular insect problem or turf disease. I have always enjoyed solving mysteries and puzzles. But every once in a while there are those cases that ends with a head scratch and my favorite quote, "I don't know, but I will find out and get back with you."
Many local businesses work every day to make shopping and business experiences a pleasure by creating and maintaining attractive locations. Join us this month in recognizing some of these attractive local businesses by nominating them for our quarterly Win-dex Awards. Nominations for this quarter's awards are being accepted through June 30. This program is our way of recognizing those attractive businesses in our community.
The Liberty County United Way sponsored another of its periodic food distributions to 527 households in Liberty County on May 22 at the Schumann Center in Hinesville.
School cafeterias at elementary and middle schools in Liberty County will be serving free meals to children through June.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Gregg Allman is getting married for the seventh time.
The Hinesville Area Arts Council Gallery, 102 Commerce Street, will have special hours this summer due to construction. Hours are 10 a.m.-2 p.m Tuesday-Thursday and extended Thursday from 4-8 p.m. This excludes all class schedules that may keep the space open longer and/or different hours.
Well here I am just about 10 days into that nasty four letter word called a diet. I will admit however, it's not as ...
SAVANNAH - "Johnny Mercer and Me!," a musical celebrating the life of American songwriter and singer John Herndon "Johnny" Mercer will make its Savannah debut at ...
BRUNSWICK - The Glynn County Airport Commission and JLC AirShow Management have set the Wings Over the Golden Isles Air Show at the Brunswick Golden Isles ...
First it was "Ghostbusters." Then it was "Pete's Dragon." Now "Ben-Hur" is the third movie this summer to get the reimagining treatment for contemporary ...
With just three days remaining until the "Election of the Century," the stress amongst the good folks of the Valley was considerable.
The Hinesville Area Arts Council will host its annual Cupcake War from 5:30-7 p.m. Sept. 8 at the Hinesville Area Arts Council Gallery.
Hinesville Mayor Allen Brown celebrated National Liberation Day of Korea (Korean Independence Day) Aug. 15 with the congregation of Hinesville Korean Presbyterian Church.
"Pete's Dragon" is much more than another remake of a Disney classic. It's an incredible reimagining of the story and a terrific upgrade ...
PARRIS ISLAND, S.C. - Located near the town of Beaufort, Parris Island holds more than the dreams of future Marines-it contains the remains of ...
Everyone in the land of my birth is very excited because warm sunny weather, which is always brief and elusive in England, has arrived.
Well it's finally happened. The one thing I said I would not do. The dreaded four letter word that I and many others completely ...
World War II veteran Ernest Andrus will complete his run across America on Saturday on St Simons Island.
CHARLESTON, SC - As Black Music Month, June, ended, the sounds of the drum continued throughout the Gullah/Geechee Nation from Jacksonville, North Carolina, to Jacksonville ...
Camp Hope, a grief day camp for area youth who have lost a loved one, will be Friday evening-Saturday, Sept. 16 and 17, in Ludowici.
From time to time I find things that I want to remember so I write them down in composition notebooks. This column contains some of ...