Liberty County resident Sideeq Heard, a sophomore studying theater arts and acting at Howard University in Washington, D.C., recently was invited to follow in the footsteps of Orlando Bloom and attend the British Academy of Dramatic Arts this summer in Oxford, England.
Fort Morris State Historic Site will host its annual Memorial Day commemoration from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday.
Hillary Altman receives her $500 scholarship and certificate for completing her year as the 2013 Miss Ludowici. Linda Futch, founder of Kidz Etc., and pageant director Debbi Gaitten present the check.
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Long County held its ninth annual Relay for Life on Friday night and early Saturday morning. According to Coordinator Deborah Wells, it once again was a night to remember.
Cancer survivors, caregivers and community members turned out in droves Friday evening to support the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life at the Liberty County Recreation Department track.
There probably are few people now living in the United States who have not eaten food from a McDonald's restaurant at some point.
SKIDAWAY ISLAND - University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography scientist Jay Brandes will present an "Evening @ Skidaway" reception and lecture starting at 6:30 p.m. Monday on the SkIO campus.
The Georgia Ports Authority Board approved Monday $86.5 million to purchase four new ship-to-shore cranes and 20 new rubber-tired gantry cranes used to handle containers at Garden City Terminal.
Casting has begun for Casino's Law, which will be filmed in-part locally. A major cable network and production company are looking for people that have fallen victim to online bullying and/or cyber crimes in the greater Savannah area.
The Prosecuting Attorneys' Council of Georgia recently commended Atlantic Judicial Circuit District Attorney Tom Durden for his 30 years of service to the state.
The Relay For Life of Liberty County was held Friday evening at the Liberty County Recreation Department track.
Recording artist Bernard Rose of Hinesville recently was recognized at the Indie Music Channel Awards in Los Angeles.
SAVANNAH - Stafford Promotions, a professional events services agency in Savannah, and the Savannah Waterfront Association are gearing up to host The Crawl of the South, Savannah's attempt to become the world's largest pub crawl in the world on May 31.
Getting kids to do their household chores is a challenge that crosses cultures and the solutions appear just as varied.
Retired Army Lt. Gen. Glenn Webster, a former 3rd Infantry Division commander, recently donated $10,000 to Hinesville Mayor Jim Thomas, center, and George Holtzman, chairman of HMAC's Veterans Memorial Walk committee. Holtzman said he expects to receive several sizable donations in the coming weeks to help pay for the memorial to be built at Bryant Commons.
Liberty County band 3rd Class Citizens opened for the LACs at LACtober Fest last month at the Big Nasty ATV Park in Bloomingdale. The band, which now has a cellphone app available at www.reverbnation.com/3rdclasscitizens/app, also is in the running to open for Thomas Rhett and Dierks Bentley. Fans and supporters can find the Wainwright Family Foundation's page on Facebook and vote for 3rd Class Citizens to play at the concert. For more information, go to www.3rdclasscitizens.com or find the band on Facebook.
Long County Middle's chapter of Future Business Leaders of America sponsored the Miss Walker Elementary and Miss Long County Middle School pageants Oct. 16.