Santa brought his workshop to the Liberty County Armed Services Family YMCA recently to the delight and joy of the children and parents who stopped by for a visit.
About 30 volunteers distributed toys to more than 2,300 Liberty County children Dec. 15 for Toys for Tots. Parents received bagfuls of unwrapped toys for their children. People were also able to have their presents wrapped free of charge. Area residents donated the toys and the distribution took place at Michael's Deli in Hinesville.
Twas' the week before Christmas and all through St. James, the children all gathered to get their presents and games.
Holtzman Companies spent the past three weeks collecting items for Manna House and Coastal Manor Nursing Home. Items such as blankets, socks, shower powder, and crossword puzzle books were collected to take to the nursing home on Dec. 13 when Holtzman employees, agents and family members visited to sing carols. Non-perishable items and $501 were collected for Manna House. With Manna House able to purchase food from America's Second Harvest at 18 to 30 cents ...
Fort Stewart and the Liberty County commissioners have announced holiday closing schedules starting Dec. 24.
For the past seven years, Nancy and Lee Siperly having been decorating their home on Rye Patch Road and showcasing the Christmas spirit.
Boy Scout Troop Pack 566 collected non-perishable items for Manna House. This was a community project that involved scouts from Tiger Cubs to Webelos. The boys started collecting items about two weeks ago, and a total of $400-500 worth of donations were collected. Troop Pack 566's scoutmaster is Walter Gilbert, cubmaster is Bryan Gilbert and the assistant cubmaster is Tiffany Walsh. Troop Pack 566 meets at 6 p.m. Tuesdays on Wright Army Airfield. Call Walsh ...
'Tis the season to be jolly and to show a lot of love by giving – by bringing joy to someone else. Not everyone, however, has a desire to show love and kindness during this special season.
December is the busiest time of year for mailing and the U.S. Postal Service is helping to make holiday shipping a little bit easier.
The Department of Driver Services reminds customers that licensing centers will be closed during the holiday season on the following days:
Gene and Crystal Long have gone all out this year for Christmas by decorating their home in Davenport Acres in Long County.
Representations of Jesus, Santa Claus and a substantial portion of Liberty County's population attended the annual Santa in the Park and Hinesville Christmas Tree Lighting in downtown Hinesville. Here is a video of the lighting ceremony. This link will take you to a photo gallery of the activities.
Agents, staff and family members of Holtzman Companies will bring gifts and sing carols at the Coastal Manor Nursing Home at 7 p.m. Dec. 13. Cash donations will be needed by Monday to purchase gifts for the patients. Donations may be taken to any of the Holtzman locations: Coldwell Banker Holtzman Realtors, Holtzman Insurance and Holtzman Real Estate Services, and All American Storage & U-Haul.
We are accustomed to hearing people say, "Rank has its privilege." While that is true in so many cases, rank is not the only thing that grants certain privileges.
The Muscular Dystrophy Association is searching for summer camp volunteers who are looking for a rewarding and memorable experience.
I have drooled while watching The Food Network's Bobby Flay and others cook a piece of beef called a tri-tip. Now that I've cooked and eaten one, I know why I was drooling.
The numerous cultures represented in the Hinesville area were celebrated Saturday at the annual Small World Festival at Bryant Commons.
Two Liberty County School System art teachers participated April 27 in the Savannah College of Art and Design Sidewalk Arts Festival, and their creativity was featured on the Huffington Post.
McIntosh County historian Buddy Sullivan will give two free lectures on key periods in the county in Darien.
Scores of Keller Williams Realty associates from Hinesville, Richmond Hill and Pooler donated their time and energy Thursday to cleaning up the grounds and facilities at Gabriel's House, a foster-care facility off Highway 84, east of the Highway 196 cut-off.
There were many wealthy plantations in Liberty County in 1860. Rice was the main crop, and the plantations were mainly along the coastal regions. Many plantation owners joined the army for the Civil War, and that left the master's wife in charge of managing the plantations.
The 2013 Miss Ludowici Pageant was held May 4 at Long County High School.
For the 24th year, Hinesville has earned the national designation of Tree City USA, according to a news release from the Arbor Day Foundation.
Applications are being accepted for the 2014 Miss Georgia South Pageant on July 13 in Adel.
When told the Americans were hopelessly surrounded at Bastogne, Belgium, and ordered to surrender on Dec. 22, 1944, the 101st Airborne Division's acting commanding general, Brig. Gen. Anthony McAuliffe responded iconically to the German commander by saying, "Nuts!"
The Liberty Theatre Company will perform Neil Simon's "Barefoot in the Park" at 7 nightly May 17-18 and at 2 p.m. May 19 at the Dorchester Village Civic Center. Doors open a half-hour before showtime.