The new Parker's convenience store rapidly taking shape at the Brampton Avenue and Veterans Memorial Parkway intersection features a drive-thru that is a first for the company.
A section of Interstate 95 from the Midway interchange south to McIntosh County has been named in honor of former Liberty County Sheriff Bobby Sikes, the son of a sheriff and the father of a sheriff.
Ogeechee Technical College has added three new deans to its staff.
ATLANTA-The state board that oversees the Technical College System of Georgia has approved the system's request for a tuition increase of $4 per credit hour starting with the upcoming fall semester.
SAVANNAH - Connect Savannah, an arts and entertainment publication in Savannah, recently launched SAV HAPPS, a mobile entertainment app showcasing events in the Hostess City.
Two teachers, Janice Taylor and Lindy Holloway, are retiring from Liberty County High School. Together, they have more than 70 years of teaching experience.
The Hinesville Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. will celebrate May Week 2014 on May 8-17 with activities dedicated to educating and affecting the community through action.
Local band 3rd Class Citizens held a release party April 26 to celebrate its new EP, just three days after learning 3CC was nominated by its fans for the Georgia Music Awards' category of best country group.
A Catch and Release Bass Tournament will begin at 6 a.m. Saturday at Fort Stewart's Pineview Lake.
A gospel sing last week at First Baptist Church in Ludowici raised money to send members of the Long County Fellowship of Christian Athletes to the Dominican Republic on a mission trip.
Liberty County's Kiss-A-Pig team mixed a little luxury with a bit of swine as Liberty Elementary School students mingled with Remy the pig during a fundraising event Tuesday morning.
Visitors who strolled from vendor to vendor Saturday at the ninth annual Midway Arts Festival encountered art from across the area.
Here's what showing at theaters around the area in the next week.
I like free stuff, although I realize nothing is really free.
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.