Former "Survivor" cast member Lea "Sarge" Masters visited Smiley Elementary School last week to promote reading and share stories about his adventure on the hit television series.
The Temple of Praise, city of Hinesville and the Liberty County area raised more than $9,000 to assist with the rebuilding of three churches, an orphanage and a school in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, through the "Remembering Haiti" program on Feb. 28.
Ethical wills were the subject discussed in a seminar by Vicki Ford Manibusan, a certified financial planner with Capstone Financial Partners of Savannah, for the Goldenheirs' February meeting.
East Liberty County American Legion Post 321 will have its March meeting at 7 p.m. March 3, at the Midway Police Department. Commander Dennis Fitzgerald said all post members and their families are invited to a potluck dinner at 6 p.m. The post will supply plates, utensils and drinks.
As part of the National Garden Club's "Plant it Pink" project, the Morning Glory Garden Club has launched a local effort to promote awareness and fight breast cancer.
The Red Hat Liberty Bells, a local chapter of the Red Hat Society, recently installed its 2010 court.
Sporting a wizard's robe, long white hair, a flowing beard and plastic snout, Liberty County Hospital Authority Chairman Jon Long expressed his desire Thursday to kiss a pig. Long is this year's Team Liberty candidate for the American Diabetes
The Charity flea market and jail event to benefit the Kirk Healing Center is set for tomorrow after paperwork issues forced delays several weeks ago.
The second annual Redneck Polar Bear Plunge to benefit animal rescue will be from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, behind the Hinesville VFW on Highway 196. Proceeds go to a new animal rescue organization each year, selected by event sponsor Sparky's Family Style Entertainment.
The still beauty of coastal Georgia's live oak trees was captured in a photographic competition Friday at Melon Bluff Nature and Heritage Center in Sunbury.
As part of the National Education Association's effort to build a nation of readers with its signature program, "Read Across America," elementary schools on Fort Stewart, in Long County and in Richmond Hill will participate March 1-8 in Read Across America.
In an outpouring of compassion, 3rd ID soldiers assigned to Fort Stewart and their families emptied their pockets to donate to the American Red Cross for Haiti Relief.
EDITOR'S NOTE: DVDs reviewed in this column will be available in stores the week of July 7.