One hundred years. That's what Dottie Williams of Richmond Hill celebrated Sunday when she and her family and friends gathered at Magnolia Manor on the Coast for her 100th birthday. Born on April 21, 1913, in upstate New York, Williams has lived through some challenging times, including the Great Depression and World War II. But she has also seen many beautiful things and places, like Hawaii and Costa Rica. Williams has traveled for pleasure and ...
The Sweet Sound of Country concerts will benefit: • The Glennwanis Hotel Restoration fund in memory of Pat Gore; • Roy Walker, a cancer patient • Freddie Cooper, a kidney transplant candidate The Sweet Sound of Country shows will be at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 3 and 4. Tickets are available at The Glennville Sentinel and The Tattnall Journal and by calling Becky Dasher at 912-424-2720 Tickets are reserved seating at $8 and ...
Members of the Long/Liberty County EMS recently held a bake sale to raise money for the Long County Relay for Life. The fundraiser, held at Liberty Regional Medical Center, raised approximately $400 for cancer research.
School teachers today cannot be like the ones in the 1800s in this area of Georgia. The law would be called every few minutes for child abuse.
A Leisure Travel trip on May 13 takes you to the Savannah Civic Center for a Blue Man Group performance, described as a live celebration of art, technology, and music. It is science, laughter and a creative urge. Registration is open until April 30. The $50 per person cost includes transportation and admission to the 7:30 p.m. show. For more information, call 767-2841 at Stewart or 315-3674 at Hunter. Cirque du Soleil Quidam ...
Richmond Hill Eagle Scouts Graham Garrett and Matthew Quinn have been selected to work as rangers this summer at Philmont Scout Ranch in Cimarron, N.M.
"The Story of the Nashville," the next installment of the Richmond Hill Historical Society lecture series will be at 7 p.m. May 2 at the Fort McAllister Museum on the 144 Spur.
SAVANNAH - Savannah Fashion Week, an event organized by independent boutiques, will run April 22-24, culminating with a runway show April 25.
Today we'll get a little "Psycho" as we examine "Hitchcock," the Alfred Hitchcock biopic new to home video.
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas 565 W. Oglethorpe Hwy. 912-408-1000 The Croods (PG) Fri. 5, 7:20, 9:40 Sat.,Sun. 12:15, 2:40, 5, 7:20, 9:40 Mon.-Thurs. 5, 7:20, 9:40 Olympus Has Fallen (R) Fri. 4:05, 7:05, 9:45 Sat.,Sun. 1:20, 4:05, 7:05, 9:45 Mon.-Thurs. 4:05, 7:05, 9:45 G.I. Joe: Retaliation (PG-13) Fri. 4, 7, 10 Sat.,Sun. 1, 4, 7, 10 Mon.-Thurs. 4, 7, 10 Tyler Perry's Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor (PG-13) Fri. 4:15, 7:10, 9:50 Sat.,Sun. 1:15, ...
My heart smiles when I hear Yogi Bear's voice bellowing, "Hey, hey, Boo-Boo!"
The Arts on the Coast 2013 Spring Art Exhibit will run from May 3-6, with the artist reception set for May 4 at Arts on the Coast Art Gallery, 2591 Highway 17, suite 101, in Richmond Hill.
March 21 to April 19: Don't waste your time and energy fretting over remarks you consider unnecessary or unkind. Best advice: Ignore them, and just keep doing your usual good job.
After nearly a year of battling leukemia, 5-year-old Evan Nelms of Richmond Hill died Saturday.
Liberty County is following Hinesville's lead this month with several outreach events aimed at boosting awareness for its services, operations and mission.
The recently signed Rural Tourism Protection Act helps Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites meet budget challenges and aids communities dependent on the tourism provided by the state's parks, historic sites or outdoor recreation areas within their communities, according to state Rep. Debbie Buckner, D-Junction City, who wrote the bill.
"Jack Reacher," which is new to home video, is a film that has much more to offer than I expected.
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
I have drooled while watching The Food Network's Bobby Flay and others cook a piece of beef called a tri-tip. Now that I've cooked and eaten one, I know why I was drooling.
April 20 to May 20: Bravo to the determined bovine. While others might give up, you continue to search for answers. Expect your taurean tenacity to begin paying off by week's end.
The numerous cultures represented in the Hinesville area were celebrated Saturday at the annual Small World Festival at Bryant Commons.
Two Liberty County School System art teachers participated April 27 in the Savannah College of Art and Design Sidewalk Arts Festival, and their creativity was featured on the Huffington Post.
McIntosh County historian Buddy Sullivan will give two free lectures on key periods in the county in Darien.
Scores of Keller Williams Realty associates from Hinesville, Richmond Hill and Pooler donated their time and energy Thursday to cleaning up the grounds and facilities at Gabriel's House, a foster-care facility off Highway 84, east of the Highway 196 cut-off.
There were many wealthy plantations in Liberty County in 1860. Rice was the main crop, and the plantations were mainly along the coastal regions. Many plantation owners joined the army for the Civil War, and that left the master's wife in charge of managing the plantations.
The 2013 Miss Ludowici Pageant was held May 4 at Long County High School.
For the 24th year, Hinesville has earned the national designation of Tree City USA, according to a news release from the Arbor Day Foundation.
Applications are being accepted for the 2014 Miss Georgia South Pageant on July 13 in Adel.
When told the Americans were hopelessly surrounded at Bastogne, Belgium, and ordered to surrender on Dec. 22, 1944, the 101st Airborne Division's acting commanding general, Brig. Gen. Anthony McAuliffe responded iconically to the German commander by saying, "Nuts!"
The Liberty Theatre Company will perform Neil Simon's "Barefoot in the Park" at 7 nightly May 17-18 and at 2 p.m. May 19 at the Dorchester Village Civic Center. Doors open a half-hour before showtime.