To kick off Breast Cancer Awareness month, the Suzie Q's, a local community group dedicated to raising breast cancer awareness, held its first Liberty Shoppers Expo on Friday. Funds raised go to local treatment, care and support facilities.
The 27 Gold Star Mothers who attended Sunday afternoon's recognition and remembrance ceremony at Fort Stewart's Marne Chapel had one thing in common - they are parents of fallen soldiers. The first annual event, sponsored by the Survivor Outreach Services, was part of a military-wide long-term support program for surviving family members.
The Liberty County Board of Education met Tuesday to discuss concerns about the new Liberty Transit system buses accessing school property at Liberty County High School.
In July, the New Sunbury Association sponsored a week-long mission trip to Spruce Pine, N.C., under the direction of the Rev. Jimmy Bryant, minister of education for Hinesville First Baptist Church. Eighteen people attended, including six youth.
Hinesville District 4 City Councilman Keith Jenkins and Hinesville Crime Prevention Officer James Williams conducted a self-defense lesson Sept. 7 for nearly 20 members of the Goldenheirs. The members learned about tactics and techniques to defend themselves and visited with representatives from the city of Hinesville.
In the pre-dawn hours Wednesday, students gathered around flag poles at schools across the nation for the 20th annual See You at the Pole. The tradition started in Texas as a student-initiated prayer meeting that took hold in schools where participants encouraged each other to pray for community, local leaders and city, state and national governments, according to the See You at the Pole website, www.syatp.com. The event is every Sept. 22.
The best accompaniment to a night of smoldering blues music is a plate of juicy, smoked barbecue. Hinesville area residents enjoyed such a combination Saturday during the city's eighth annual Blues & BBQ festival, hosted by the Hinesville Area Arts Council, in downtown Bradwell Park.
The Garden Heights Neighborhood Watch recently started a "yard of the month" competition. Watch coordinator Irene Myers said she thought of the idea after visitors to her neighborhood repeatedly complimented the well-kept yards and houses.
The Beta Theta Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International met on Sept. 7, in the social hall of the Pembroke United Methodist Church.
Cancer is a terrorist.
American Legion Post 168 and its Ladies Auxiliary invite all first responders, EMTs, firefighters and law enforcement officers to a spaghetti dinner at the post at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 11. Dinner is free to those emergency workers and their families. RSVP to 876-3342 by Friday.
On Tuesday nights, Jamie Cooke likes to put his dancing shoes on and help those who fear they have two left feet on the dance floor.
Go ahead - hit that snooze button. This Monday, it's OK.
Sept. 2 Book Club Meeting - One of Richmond Hill Public Library's new book clubs for adults will meet at 11 a.m., and anyone with a desire to join is welcome to attend. Meet new people, experience interesting books, and share ideas and thoughts on the reading materials. Contact Maike George at 756-3580 to learn more.
Ladies, it's time to show off your best bra.
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 ...
The Martin-Baker Family of Walthourville celebrated its 21st bi-annual family reunion July 28-31. The theme was "Far Away in Miles, Bound Together in Love."
"Suicide Squad" marks DC's third installment to its cinematic universe and the film brings a level of fun that's been missing from the ...
Faithwalk Productions, a Virginia-based production company, presents "Living in Recovery," a remake of the Bible's "Prodigal Son" twice on Aug. 20 at the Liberty ...