The 2012 Fall Wildlife Festival was held Saturday in Long County's Rye Patch Community, bringing together families and artists for a cause.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) This is a good time to speak out on a difficult situation. You're known for your honesty, so people will listen and, perhaps, begin to make long-needed changes.
Fresh seafood, cold beverages and good tunes were the business of the day Friday as Liberty County Chamber of Commerce members took a break from the daily grind to kick back and relax at the annual membership-appreciation Lowcountry boil.
SAVANNAH - The Georgia Historical Society has announced it will be partnering with the Georgia Department of Transportation and Federal Highway Administration on a study of the Dixie Highway.
Jim and Bonnie Blank and Mary and Willie McCree recently attended a corporate conference at The Gaylord Texan in Dallas, Texas, and brought along a copy of the Coastal Courier.
A recent cold snap prompted many local residents to break out sweaters and jackets.
Sometimes, it is sparkling, shimmery and clear - but unfortunately, sometimes it is dark, murky and has debris floating in it.
Tim Burton's "The Nightmare Before Christmas" is the featured film for a Movie Under the Stars evening at the large pavilion on the north side of Holbrook Pond starting at 8 p.m. Oct. 26.
Guardians In Action hosted a food drive Sept. 22 at the Ludowici IGA to support the Long County Community Food Bank.
Poole's Deli, a culinary landmark and local favorite for comfort food in downtown Hinesville, closed its doors Thursday after lunch.
Longtime Hinesville resident Babs Holtzman was honored Thursday when the Kirk Healing Center for the Homeless named her 2012 Humanitarian of the Year during a benefit dinner at Connection Church. Approximately 150 family members, friends, associates and community members attended.
NEW ORLEANS - Lil Wayne thinks the late Aaliyah's music is better than a lot of music out today - and he's confident that Drake's plan to produce unreleased Aaliyah songs will be an "awesome collaboration."
Fall is the time for new TV shows, and the military/ political thriller "Last Resort" has had me on the edge of my seat.
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
Under clear skies with temperatures hovering in the mid-30s, the 31st annual Christmas Parade of Pembroke kicked off promptly at 10 a.m. to the delight of hundreds of people gathered along Main Street.
Midway Museum hosted its 55th annual Christmas Tea on Saturday to celebrate the holiday season and preserve Midway's Colonial history.
The second-annual Gingerbread House Decorating Contest, sponsored by La Quinta and the Hinesville Rotary Club, ended with a judging event Friday night.
On Saturday, an estimated 6,000 to 8,000 donated toys were parceled out and sent on their way to 1,050 Liberty County children who otherwise likely wouldn't have gifts to open Christmas morning.
My husband grew up in a working-class neighborhood in Cincinnati, Ohio, in the 1960s. He tells me that he got his work ethic and determination from his dad, his politeness from his mom, his sense of right and wrong from "Leave it to Beaver" and "The Andy Griffith Show," and his sense of humor from "Petticoat Junction" and "The Beverley Hillbillies."
Celeste Betton - an Army spouse, worship leader, choir director and pre-K teacher's assistant who has a passion for singing and a love for music - has been in San Antonio to compete against five others in the 2014 Operation Rising Star competition.
Employees at Riceboro based SNF Floquip got into the competitive spirit of giving by collecting 331 toys for the Liberty County Toys4Tots program.
Ah, yes, it's that time of year again.
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Organizers worked to raise awareness for Seabrook Village with Saturday's Sugar Cane Festival, which featured cane grinding and extraction, free hayrides and tours of the historic community.
Many years ago, about 1988-2001, I wrote long letters to a dozen elderly shut-ins each week. I sent each of the 12 a copy of the same letter.
Willie J. Inman Sr. of Hinesville recently received an honorary doctorate of divinity degree from Sound Doctrine Bible Seminary in LaGrange.
Guests at St. Philip's Episcopal Church on Saturday marveled at international holiday scenes brought to Hinesville courtesy of the Episcopal Christian Women's ministry. The church's annual "nativities from around the world" event ran from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and featured a Christmas tree raffle.
Walthourville residents and visitors gathered Saturday at the municipality's city hall to officially light the town Christmas tree and enjoy some holiday-themed entertainment and refreshments.
The fifth annual Christmas Bazaar filled Dorchester Village Civic Center with the sights, sounds and smells of the season Saturday.