Four area young people have graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas:
At the January meeting of the Goldenheirs, Celesta Williams, resident case management coordinator for Coastal Manor, spoke about the cost and care at Coastal Manor.
United Way of the Coastal Empire 2-1-1, will host its 1st annual "National 2-1-1 Day Celebration," from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18, in their new service area in the Kroger Shopping Center, 555 W. Oglethorpe Hwy., Hinesville.
Pleasant Hill Holiness Church Pleasant Hill Holiness Church will celebrate its annual Black History Month program at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 3 at their church at 749 Carter Road. The theme this year is "The Reason Why We Sing," and the speaker is Dr. Alexzine Goosby of Zion Temple Holiness Church. There will also be an awards ceremony recognizing local government officials of Liberty County. For more information, call Juanita Johnson at 368-7207. African Methodist ...
Liberty County Commission Chairman John McIver, pictured with members of Nu Rho Omega Chapter, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., signs a proclamation designating February 2007 as "Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Month"
The Coastal Georgia Area Community Action Authority will be distributing USDA surplus commodity foods to eligible area residents on Feb. 14-16.
Air Force Airman Kevin T. Jones graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
'Help your Neighbors' requesting volunteers "Help your Neighbors" is looking for volunteers. Can you knit, crochet, crossstitch, sew or craft? Can you run an errand or clean a yard for someone? Your help is needed to make items for a special group of hospice patients and their loved ones. Materials are provided. Caring people also needed to visit patients. Call Debbie Rhodes, manager of Volunteer Services at VistaCare Hospice at (877) 691-1476 or (912) 330-0460. ...
Isn't it time you gave your mother the best Mother's Day gift ever? Register her for a TV debut as "Coastal Georgia's All-American Mom" to be televised on Savannah's new CW as a tribute to mothers for Mother's Day. The winner will be spotlighted on the 30-minute show sharing her personal journey through motherhood. Just send a postcard or letter with contact information explaining, in 50 words or less, why your mother fits the description ...
Lee Boggess, executive director of the Liberty County/Armed Services Family YMCA, talks at a team meeting that was held this past Thursday. The YMCA is kicking off their 2007 Priceless Gifts Campaign and hopes to raise $67,000 to ensure that children unable to pay are included in programs that teach positive values that will impact their lives and their community.
A workday took place Jan. 26 at the Historic LeConte Woodmanston Rice Plantation and Botanical gardens near Riceboro.
Col. Edward I. Wexler, U.S. Air Force (retired), was named the new director of the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) for Coastal Georgia and member of the Resource Development Department of the United Way of the Coastal Empire as Principal Combined Fund Organization.
Last spring, the state legislature awarded $500,000 to Liberty County as seed money to start a community health center and to submit a grant application to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for designation as a federally qualified health center.
The Long County Relay for Life Committee met for a breakfast Jan. 9 at the First Baptist Church of Ludowici to begin planning for the 2007 event set for May 4-5. Members from last year's team were met with applause and praise for their work in 2006 for receiving the Rookie of the Year Award for Long County's first year hosting an event.
The members of the newly organized and rapidly growing East Liberty County American Legion Post 321 will host these upcoming events:
SAVANNAH - Best-selling authors Scott Turow, Mitch Albom and Eben Alexander will headline the 2014 Savannah Book Festival, set for Feb. 13-16.
Within 30 minutes of open registration at the Warriors for William 5K in J.F. Gregory Park on Sunday, race numbers had completely sold out. Walkers, runners, volunteers and other supporters came in droves to support a special little boy with a serious illness.
Liberty County has been chosen to receive $25,999 in federal funds to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county.
What do you get when you re-team Niels Arden Oplev, the director of the original "Girl with the Dragon Tattoo," with his star, Noomi Rapace, and add in a dash of Colin Farrell?
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The Official Savannah Rock 'n Roll Marathon Pasta Party and Concert will be from 5-9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at 10 E. Broad St. in Savannah.
East Liberty American Legion Post 321 will host its second annual 5K fun run/walk at 8 a.m. Saturday near the Historic Midway Church.
ATLANTA - Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens is urging Georgians to change the batteries in their smoke alarms at the same time they change their clocks back to standard time Sunday.
A workshop for beginning digital photographers will be from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at Fort King George State Historic Site, 302 McIntosh Road SE in Darien.
Basic training in 1973 at Fort Jackson, S.C., was not a culture shock to me. Daddy was a Marine, so I grew up under strict supervision and was used to being dropped for pushups or called a maggot.
Oct. 23 to Nov. 21: Before you point fingers at who might be to blame for the unexpected change in your plans, take a few moments to reflect on how this turn of events might be a blessing in disguise.
This is a story about a Confederate soldier from nearby Emanuel County, with Swainsboro as the county seat.
AARP is looking for volunteers to help with its Tax-Aide program.
The streets of Ludowici were packed Thursday as people came out to watch the 2013 Long County homecoming parade.
Hinesville's Morning Glory Garden Club received help Thursday morning from the state's expert gardener. Walter Reeves, a.k.a, the Georgia Gardener, agreed to advise the garden club ladies about a special project they're working on at Fort Stewart's Pet Grooming