Lilly Ledbetter didn't get a dime from her decade-long struggle to make fair pay a law. Ledbetter said she was just trying to do the right thing when she filed a complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in July 1998 against her former employer, the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in Gadsden, Ala.
The Bryan County and Richmond Hill Fire Departments will be holding a Blood Drive for Bryan County firefighter Terry Nielsen, who is fighting a serious medical condition at the Joseph M. Still Burn Center in Augusta.
District 5 County Commissioner Gary Gilliard sponsored a back-to-school cookout in Holmestown Park on Aug. 31.
First Sgt. (ret.) Daniel Rico has received an American flag that flew over the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., in his honor in July.
LUDOWICI - The Ludowici/Long County Fire Department recently teamed up with the Muscular Dystrophy Association for a "Fill the Boot" campaign . During the past two weekends, firefighters raised about $3,200, which will be used to fight muscular dystrophy. The firefighters accepted donations from motorists at the intersection of Highways 84 and 57.
National Night Out got underway Tuesday after an afternoon thunderstorm caused a brief delay to the family-style event around Bradwell Park in downtown Hinesville.
Daniel Brown is a total history buff.
Residents from Hinesville, Fort Stewart and other Liberty County neighborhoods can learn more about staying safe and drug-free at the local National Night Out event from 5-9 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3 at Bradwell Park in downtown Hinesville.
The Goldenheirs enjoyed a musical program July 6 by the Jubilee Singers Senior Choir of First Baptist Church in Hinesville. Elaine Walker directed the choir in patriotic music selections. Anne and Chuck Stewart performed a skit about prayer. Betty Dunham played the piano.
Two Hinesville natives have co-authored their debut novel, "Best Lover in Town," published by Charles River Press. Brenda Woody and Steve Tindle graduated from Bradwell Institute in 1978 and, through a social networking site, reconnected 30 years later.
ATLANTA - A Hinesville man who acted on a hunch recently when he bought a lottery ticket is certainly glad he followed his instinct. Bernard Buono, 70, won a $100,000 top prize playing the new Georgia Lottery game Instant KENO!
Cowboys of all ages descended last Saturday on Long County for the sixth annual National Day of the American Cowboy Festival, which was hosted by the County Line Barn.
With school starting next week, parents and teachers are already gearing up to help their kids make the most of the year. John Ramps, owner of educational supply store The Teaching Nook in Allenhurst, gave his top five educational tools for helping students succeed in the classroom.
SAVANNAH - The United Way of the Coastal Empire has earned Charity Navigator's highest level four-star rating for sound fiscal management, for the second consecutive year. The nonprofit serves Chatham, Liberty, Bryan and Effingham counties.
Last week, Fran Lewis-Timmons was sworn in at the Liberty County Courthouse by Judge Linny Darden as a volunteer with Court Appointed Special Advocate for children.
"Live the best you can. Life has so many surprises for us. Ask the Lord to hold your hands and lead you to the Promised ...
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce is inviting the business community to turn Liberty County blue on March 31 in recognition of World Autism Day ...
Many people said that little kids have the most innocent hearts, and everything is different and interesting in their view. Their pure minds sometimes bring ...
The Savannah-Hinesville Detachment of Kappa Lambda Chi Military Fraternity recently presented a $500 donation to Robert Jordan, founder and advisor of Motivated Aspiring Leaders of ...
You have no idea how excited I am about not having to drive all the way to Pooler or Savannah for a thick, juicy, succulent ...
The Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced the details of the 23rd annual Eleven Black Men of Liberty County Scholarship Banquet, which will ...
Coastal Manor's first resident beauty pageant recently crowned Rosetta Fleming as Ms. Coastal Manor.
There was a retirement party Feb. 7, celebrating Johnny Wayne Johnson's 45 years with Long County.
A Chinese saying says, "A good neighbor is better than a brother far off." Neighbors enrich our lives. Even though they do not live with ...
I was pleasantly surprised the other day driving into work.
My grandmother passed away at an early age, leaving Gramps alone. So, Jody, as I was called in those days became his number one buddy.
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