More than 60 Savannah Technical College Liberty Campus students on Monday received a lecture that's not typically given within the school's halls.
Feb. 19 to March 20: Be careful not to be misled by a negative reaction to one of your more important projects. If you believe in it, then it has worth and is, therefore, worth staying with.
I'm often asked about the difference between sweet potatoes and yams. The sweet potato is not a potato or even a distant cousin. Potatoes are tubers; sweet potatoes are roots.
ExChange Good to Better recently hosted its first Community Teen Sweetheart Banquet. The group responds to the spiritual, social, physical and academic needs of teens by providing programs, activities and events that help participants achieve and allow them to express themselves through their own words and actions. ExChange Good to Better also encourages young men and women to use their talents in programs, volunteer services and community events that interest them and contribute to their growth.
The amphitheater at Bryant Commons is complete and ready for concerts, festivals and other family activities, according to Vicki Davis, executive director of the Hinesville Downtown Development Authority.
The second annual Tiffany Rene York Fashion Show is set for Friday night.
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Local eateries may notice that diners are swapping burgers for salads, and drivers may have already observed the group that walks along Memorial Drive three afternoons a week.
Division of Child Support Services employee Diane McKillop was presented with a plaque and a certificate of recognition Feb. 14 for her efforts in dealing with a soldier deployed to Afghanistan.
SAVANNAH - Armstrong Atlantic State University's Hispanic Outreach and Leadership at Armstrong program recently announced that HOLA and Armstrong will serve as a regional partner for National Public Radio's StoryCorps.
Taylors Creek Elementary students are learning valuable life lessons about beauty, respect and perseverance - but the teachable moments are coming from the community outside of campus.
Kerry Washington is having a moment - a very good moment.
One sure sign of spring is the availability of fresh, locally-grown fruits and vegetables in downtown Hinesville.
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There is a dearth of cookbooks featuring recipes for Northern fried chicken.
Since Sept. 1, Kroger stores in the Savannah area have been collecting donations to help America's Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia replenish its food-bank shelves. According to the Hinesville store's unit manager, Michael Landing, the donation drive, called a "round-up," will end Saturday.
Judging categories have been announced for the 10th annual Blues and BBQ Festival, which will be from 2-11:30 p.m. Saturday in downtown Hinesville.
UnityFest, a first-year community praise celebration, drew flocks of faithful Liberty Countians on Saturday to Bryant Commons in downtown Hinesville. The festival's planning-committee members, who deemed the event a success, coined a mission statement: "Believers breaking down denominational walls to gather together as a unified community, reflecting our diversity and faith through public praise and worship," and praise and worship is what they did.
Billy Joe Point on Colonels Island in Liberty County sometimes is referred to as Billy Harris Point. John Toby Woods purchased the land and was building a house on the property once owned by Dr. Raymond Harris, whose land bordered Maybank, the home of the Rev. Dr. Charles Colcock Jones.
Last year, 525 elementary-school children in Liberty County were served by the Backpack Buddies program, which ensures children who receive free and reduced-price school meals don't go hungry over the weekends. This year, even more meals will be packed because the program is expanding to include 75 middle-school students and 20 Head Start preschoolers.
Queen Mother Grace Godfrey of the Georgia Peaches Red Hat Society of Hinesville announces the luncheon hostesses for the upcoming months: October - Gaby Chaffee; November - Dot Mitchell; December - Maggie Roberts and Dorothy Radunske.
Round one of the "Operation Rising Star," the Army's equivalent of "American Idol," begins at 7 p.m. Thursday at Rocky's Warrior Zone.
American Legion Post 321 and the Boy Scouts of America Troop 461 partnered Wednesday evening to observe the 12th anniversary of the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Legion members and scouts also teamed up to conduct a formal flag-retirement ceremony.
In an instant, Sujo John's American dream became a nightmare on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001.
Georgia Theatre Company is planning its 10th annual "Cinema for a Cause" event, which will span 32 Georgia movie theaters Sept. 22.
SAVANNAH - Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Coastal Empire has announced a $500,000 Community Challenge campaign to raise funds for the expansion and renovation of the Savannah Ronald McDonald House.
SAVANNAH - Habitat for Humanity Savannah recently received a $3,000 grant from Target to defray the costs of the home-ownership program.
September has proven to be a pretty poor month for movies.
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Other than Atkinson's peanut-butter bars and the orange-slice jelly candies I enjoyed as a kid, I've been good about keeping candy at arm's length. But when I was stationed in Italy, I discovered that European chocolatiers take chocolate to a whole new level. Had my unit not rotated to Fort Bragg early, I might now be diabetic.