Vella Gene (Scott) Mbenna, a native of the Holmestown community near Midway, retired Nov. 30 after 32½ years as a federal government employee, including 27 years serving domestically and abroad as a member of the U.S. Department of State Foreign Service. She is the youngest daughter of Helen Way Scott and the late Norman Scott Sr. of Holmestown.
Get in the Christmas mood at the Midway Museum, 550 N. Coastal Highway, between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday for the 56th "English Style Tea Party."
If you are looking for something to do over the Christmas holidays, there are plenty of activities in Ludowici and Long County, and it all begins this week.
The Coastal Georgia Area Community Action Authority is trying to assist eligible households with heating bills.
"Oh, no, tell me it isn't so." "Awful, lowdown act!" "Why?" "Terrible news!"
SAVANNAH - YMCAs across Georgia have joined together to offer reciprocal membership through their "My Y is Every Y" program.
Every Thanksgiving season for the past five years, chef Wendell "Wendy" Singleton has cooked for the senior citizens in the Holmestown community.
The competitors for the third annual Atlantic Area Court Appointed Special Advocates Dancing with the Stars of the Coastal Empire were announced Nov. 27 at La Quinta Inn and Suites.
Dorchester Academy, one of the first schools for African-Americans in Georgia and a National Historic Landmark, announced that it received a $5,000 gift from Kinder Morgan Inc. last week.
It was a chilly day in March 1969, and I was hanging clothes to dry.
Geechee Kunda is hosting its 11th annual Sugarcane Harvest and Crafts Show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.
The Heritage Bank employees recently brightened prospects for residents at Coastal Manor Long-Term Care Facility to have a joyous Christmas.
Mariyah Carter, a fourth-grader at Taylors Creek Elementary, saved the life of Ryan Lippy, a fellow student, while eating lunch in the school's lunchroom recently.
N'Kiya Freeman, an honor -roll student at Lewis Frasier Middle School, will compete in the National American Miss Pageant in California over Thanksgiving week.
"Love the Coopers" is a new Christmas comedy, and this film is a landmark for me.
Coastal Campaign for Healthy Kids offers free in-person enrollment and renewal assistance for children's health insurance programs, Medicaid and PeachCare for Kids, pregnancy Medicaid ...
It was, of all things, a call to jury duty that reminded me powerfully of the beauty of a sweet hometown and the joy that ...
Not yet 25 years old, Jerrica Russaw has written her first book, "Life without Parole: The Journey to Freedom."
Fort McAllister State Park will be closed until at least the second week in November as staff continues to recover from Hurricane Matthew.
Families in Midway took a break Friday to have some fun and get away from all the hurricane fuss.
It happened last summer. I had been telling Tink about an adorable town a few hours away. This column runs in the newspaper there. In ...
Well thank you very much, Hurricane Matthew. I left Florida 10 years ago to get away from blow-hards like you and yet here one is ...
Expect Ray Perez to attend the Kirk Healing Center for the Homeless' sixth annual Hinesville Humanitarian and Phoenix Awards Banquet Thursday.
The Hinesville Area Arts Council will host an art exhibit, "Hope Pictured," featuring photography by Joanna Ng through October.
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