Sgt. Carlos Gomez was honored during Tuesday's Rotary meeting as the Soldier of the Month for August. Gomez joined the Army in April 2002, and was assigned to Company A USAG Hunter Army Airfield as a senior parachute packer in April 2006. His short-term goal is to focus on his military career by earning the next rank of staff sergeant and he plans to be a career soldier, aiming for the top rank of command ...
The Hinesville Lions Club inducted three new members, including the first student member under the new Lions Clubs International Student Member Program on Aug. 6.
Frank McIntosh, director of land protection in East Georgia with the Georgia Land Trust, addressed the Hinesville Rotary Club on Aug. 14. McIntosh discussed Miller's Pasture that was established by Dorothy Miller Bloeser to serve as a wildlife preserve and/or bird sanctuary and/or as undisturbed parkland. The Allenhurst land is available for use by the public, as well as for educational and recreational purposes. The Georgia Land Trust is a non-profit organization that works to ...
With the sweltering, record breaking temperature, people are doing everything they can to beat the heat and stay cool.
WASHINGTON - Americans are living longer than ever, but not as long as people in 41 other countries.
Amber Brooke Holland of Liberty County was named the 68th annual Little Miss Georgia Forestry earlier this summer in Tifton.
Tim Rutherford, vice president of Senior Citizens, Inc., spoke to the Rotary Club on Tuesday. The organization's mission is to assist with independent living for seniors, as well as promoting the well being of the elderly. The company recently opened the Ruth Byck Adult Day Care Center in Hinesville at the Victory Assembly of God Church. Rutherford also oversees the "Meals on Wheels" program in Savannah that makes lunch deliveries to seniors in Liberty County.
Through September, Hinesville's code enforcement office will be "collecting cars" for the National Kidney Foundation of Georgia.
In the winter of 1974, history was being made in the west end of Liberty County. Just a few months into existence and after then Georgia Gov. Jimmy Carter had appointed Lyndol Anderson and five other women to serve as interim mayor and council, the newly formed town of Walthourville was in the midst of its inaugural city election in early December. The council, comprised of women who worked to have the city incorporated after ...
Live Oak Public Libraries programs at the Liberty and Midway-Riceboro branches for August are as follows:
All Wood Badgers are invited to Critter Dinner from 2-5 p.m. Aug. 25 at Camp Blue Heron. Cost is $10 per person. Call the Coastal Empire Council at (912) 927-7272 by Aug. 15. This is the last Wood Badger event at Camp Blue Heron.
Sitting at a table one afternoon with Tommy and Delores Vann, proprietors of Ida Mae and Joe's Restaurant in Midway, they were asked, "What is your specialty or what have you been known for?"
Hinesville Wal-Mart Store Manager Wally Davison and store associates recently showed their support for the community by issuing checks totaling $10,150 to various charities and organizations during the past five months through their community grants programs.
After a brief rain Friday evening the first Liberty Fest kicked off in downtown Hinesville and the crowd came out to taste food samples from eateries around Hinesville and Liberty County.
The Long County 4-H Club received $6,238 June 8 to help combat drug abuse. The money was provided by the Drug Abuse Treatment Education Fund and stems from a penalty fee that's added to fines for illegal drug use. According to Long County Extension Agent Robbie Jones, the club recognized a need in the county to educate children about the dangers of drug, alcohol and tobacco use. He said the money can help educate children ...
A group of Long County citizens on Tuesday held a meeting at Calvary Baptist Church in Ludowici to begin the process of planning a communitywide day of prayer.
The adrenaline-fueled crime caper "2 Guns," is now in theaters and starring Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg. Did the movie shoot to kill? Let's find out.
The Hinesville Military Affairs Committee is sponsoring a family day with entertainment on Saturday, Nov. 16, following the Veterans Day Parade. Proceeds will go to the Veterans Memorial Walk at Bryant Commons.
Dubois Square in downtown Pembroke was a popular place to be Saturday evening as the city hosted its annual National Night Out.
Scores of soldiers assigned to Fort Stewart' Wounded Warriors Battalion are being treated to a free fishing event at Stewart's Pond No. 1, also called Pineview Lake. According to retired Command Sgt. Maj. Adna Chaffee of the Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 789, local veterans' organizations will sponsor a catch-and-release fishing outing from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Aug. 23.
Hinesville Downtown Partners, a loose coalition of downtown businesses and city and county leaders, met Friday morning to discuss plans for upcoming public events.
July 23 to Aug. 22: A shift in workplace management could be helpful for talented leos and leonas who have been waiting to have their accomplishments rewarded by receptive leadership.
The thought of eating macaroni and cheese, mashed potatoes and gravy, tuna salad and chicken pot pies was comforting long before they were called comfort foods. Comfort foods don't have to be fancy. They're simple, delicious and usually inexpensive to make.
Couples and families looking for a quiet beach without large, noisy crowds and commercial development don't have far to go.
A local disabled veteran's correspondence with President John F. Kennedy's speechwriter, Theodore Sorensen, could be heading for the Kennedy Library in Boston.