Dorchester Academy was one of 10 historic schools from 250 applicants across the country and the only one in Georgia to receive a $50,000 preservation grant from Lowe's this week. Lowe's Companies, Inc. and the National Trust for Historic Preservation awarded nearly $500,000 in grants from Lowe's Charitable and Educational Foundation to historic schools across America.
Members of the Georgia Society Daughters of the American Colonists from across the state filed into a dew-laden area in front of Sunbury's Colonial Sunbury Cemetery Saturday morning. The pre-Revolutionary park's gates were being dedicated.
Betsy Kammerud joined Hospice Savannah's Full Circle Center for Grief and Loss last year. Now, she said, she is delighted to bring her skills as a bereavement counselor to Liberty County. Each Wednesday afternoon, she will see children and adults in the education room at Liberty Regional Medical Center.
Coastal Georgia recently kicked off this year's Operation Christmas Child campaign, a project designed to help children in need around the world. Coordinators in communities in and around Savannah are working to spread the word, get residents involved and collect donations.
Liberty County's tranquil Colonial Sunbury Cemetery, located in a town long gone, will receive new wrought iron gates tomorrow.
Two local nonprofit organizations, the Dolphin Project and Fort McAllister State Historic Park, are in the running to win grant money from national initiatives spearheaded by major soft drink corporations.
Community members dug into buttery piles of fluffy flapjacks and sweet maple syrup Saturday morning with nary a nutritional concern because, as one diner said, "When you're eating for a cause, the calories don't count."
The Pines at Willowbrook residents recently attended the community's third annual fun day. Participants enjoyed water balloon games, face painting, a cake walk, bouncy houses, Bingo, horse and pony rides, and a yard sale. Residents munched on snow cones, cotton candy, popcorn, watermelon, barbecued chicken, hot dogs and burgers. The Hinesville Police Department did free fingerprinting and the Hinesville Fire Department allowed residents to tour a fire truck.
Lilly Ledbetter didn't get a dime from her decade-long struggle to make fair pay a law. Ledbetter said she was just trying to do the right thing when she filed a complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in July 1998 against her former employer, the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in Gadsden, Ala.
The Bryan County and Richmond Hill Fire Departments will be holding a Blood Drive for Bryan County firefighter Terry Nielsen, who is fighting a serious medical condition at the Joseph M. Still Burn Center in Augusta.
District 5 County Commissioner Gary Gilliard sponsored a back-to-school cookout in Holmestown Park on Aug. 31.
First Sgt. (ret.) Daniel Rico has received an American flag that flew over the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., in his honor in July.
LUDOWICI - The Ludowici/Long County Fire Department recently teamed up with the Muscular Dystrophy Association for a "Fill the Boot" campaign . During the past two weekends, firefighters raised about $3,200, which will be used to fight muscular dystrophy. The firefighters accepted donations from motorists at the intersection of Highways 84 and 57.
National Night Out got underway Tuesday after an afternoon thunderstorm caused a brief delay to the family-style event around Bradwell Park in downtown Hinesville.
Daniel Brown is a total history buff.
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 ...
Everyone is invited to a program about the local wild estuarine bottlenose dolphins presented by The Dolphin Project from 10:30 a.m. to 1 ...
Full Circle bereavement counselors will provide a day of therapeutic fun and group process to help families cope with a death, murder or suicide. Camp ...