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 ...
Everyone knows Henry Ford built cars. Most know Ford built what eventually became modern day Richmond Hill.
Rocky's Warrior Zone will host a two-night gaming tournament that will feature PlayStation 4 demonstrations from 8-midnight Thursday and Xbox One from 8-midnight Nov. 21.
Dr. Christopher Swanson, a newlywed and relative newcomer to coastal Georgia, spoke to the Hinesville Rotary Club on Tuesday at the La Quinta Inn about services offered by the Bone & Joint Institute of South Georgia, including minimally invasive surgical procedures.
The Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau has unveiled its new, free Discover Liberty County smartphone application for visitors.
SAVANNAH - The Harlem Globetrotters will bring their 2014 "Fans Rule" World Tour to the Savannah Civic Center at 7 p.m. March 13, 2014.
"Come & Take It," a Revolutionary War encampment, will be held from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at Fort Morris State Historic Site, 2559 Fort Morris Road, 7 miles east of Interstate 95 near Midway.
Long County has several different activities planned today and Monday in honor of Veterans Day.
The Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced a fall photo contest open to amateur photographers.
The 1985 sci-fi novel "Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card won both the Hugo and Nebula awards in its day. A big-screen adaptation has been a long time coming - and it's finally here.
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas 9
I'm often asked why I don't write other commentaries. It's better to write about things you know about, and it's easier to do it when it's something most folks can agree on - like food.
Representatives of the Hinesville Fire Department presented the program for the October Goldenheirs meeting.
Oct. 23 to Nov. 21: Be careful about joining a colleague's plan to solve a workplace problem. Investigate it thoroughly. Otherwise, you could find yourself in a predicament with other associates.
You can perform triple duty this holiday: recycle, volunteer and decorate?
Beth Reddish, LCSO deputy clerk, was recently recognized by the Victim Advocacy Program, which annually recognizes a local law-enforcement employee for going beyond duty to help military victims of domestic violence.