Liberty Auction already was the busiest place in Pembroke on a Thursday night. Then the proliferation of TV shows such as "Auction Hunters" enhanced the appeal of an evening spent picking over bargains, antiques and oddities.
SAVANNAH - Recruited over tea at the mansion of a Georgia widow, the first Girl Scouts went on to earn proficiency badges for cooking meals and caring for babies. In a nod to their changing times, they also learned to shoot rifles and self-defense tactics such as "how to secure a burglar with eight inches of cord."
Elected officials often have used musical instruments to propel their political careers.
Darius T. Shuman, a 2010 graduate of Bradwell Institute, completed his basic training Feb. 23 at Fort Jackson, S.C. He will do his AIT in Virginia. He is the son of Catina Shuman of Hinesville.
Renegade Classics will host the second annual poker run March 18 to support Horsin' Around, a local non-profit therapeutic riding program.
After months of collection, organizers of a local shoe drive sent off an estimated 3,000 pairs of shoes Friday.
Last week, former Harlem Globetrotter Gene "Ice Man" Raines spoke to students and faculty during Long County High School's annual Black History Month appreciation ceremony. Principal Scotty Hattaway welcomed attendees and introduced Raines, who now lives in Savannah.
Savannah Technical College's Liberty campus hosted two Black History Month celebrations Thursday with the theme "African Americans: A Diverse History."
"On my honor, I will do my best to do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout law," Boy Scout Timothy Beers, 11, said Thursday as he led a group of veteran scouts in reciting the organization's oath.
SAVANNAH - Bethesda Academy, a boys high school and middle school in Savannah, recently announced plans to develop a new museum and visitors center on its 600-acre campus at 9520 Ferguson Ave. The facility is expected to open to the public in January 2013.
Bob Colbert of Hinesville recently received a St. George Episcopal Church Award for his service to youth through the Boy Scouts of America.
NASHVILLE - Southern Baptists first considered changing their name in 1903. Leaders have seriously proposed it at least 13 times since then.
If you're pondering what to pair with your pinot grigio, consider trying an acrylic floral.
WASHINGTON - Interracial marriages in the U.S. have climbed to 4.8 million - a record 1 in 12 - as a steady flow of new Asian and Hispanic immigrants expands the pool of prospective spouses. Blacks are now substantially more likely than before to marry whites.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Georgia Arbor Day is Friday. Everyone grab a shovel and get ready to plant a tree.
Hinesville American Legion Auxiliary President Anet Owens recently visited Coastal Manor Nursing Home in Ludowici to present continuous membership certificates to two longtime auxiliary members ...
Melvin M. Mobley Jr. turns 90 Monday and part of the celebration will be a gathering of his large family.
The second annual Women Rock! Savannah Conference honored 15 military women from Fort Stewart with You Rock Awards.
The second annual Women Rock! Savannah Conference honored 15 military women from Fort Stewart with You Rock Awards Saturday, Sept. 17 at the Coastal Georgia ...
You can't be successful if you don't know how.
Hinesville Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority in conjunction with Webster University's Fort Stewart campus, as part of Webster University's national and ...
In trying to be more vigilant of what I eat, I've started to read ingredient labels. Nobody told me you would need a degree ...
"Sully" marks the first collaboration between Tom Hanks and Clint Eastwood and I certainly hope it will not be the last.
SAVANNAH - "Unity in the Community" collaborated with the "Gullah/Geechee Sea Island Coalition" in order to host "Gullah/Geechee Unity in the Community" on Saturday ...
SAVANNAH - The second annual Women Rock! Savannah Conference is 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday at the Coastal Georgia Center.
Area residents are invited to join Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield in observing National Public Lands Day, Sept. 24, to help clean some of the Pleasant ...
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce held a grand opening, 10-year anniversary and ribbon cutting on Wednesday for Diversity Health Center at their new medical ...
This week on "Justin Hall At The Movies," I'll be reviewing President Obama's first date with Michelle in "Southside With You."
The Liberty County Branch of the NAACP is holding meetings of its general membership to elect officers and at-large members of the executive committee.
A few weeks ago while I was browsing the book shelves in the Hinesville Goodwill store, a pretty covered hardback book caught my attention. It ...