Last week, my article was about 'coon and 'possum hunting according to Luther Henry Quarterman. He married Mary Elizabeth Walker from McIntosh County, and this week, my focus is on her.
The Hinesville Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. recently retraced the footsteps of their founders who participated in the 1913 Women's Suffrage March.
Bring your Family and friends to Club Stewart for the Easter Brunch from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday.
The County Line Barn Tack and Feed Store in Long County recently hosted a rabies clinic. Dr. Janeen Kluska, Reagan Burgess and Wendy McClelland conducted the clinic and served 52 customers. According to store owner Karen Waters, the day was a great success, and several customers brought in more than one animal. In addition to the veterinary services being provided, coffee and donuts were served. Go to our Community photo galleries to see more ...
The search is on for Georgia's outstanding senior volunteer. The Salute to Senior Service program - sponsored by Home Instead Inc., the franchisor of the Home Instead Senior Care network - honors the contributions of adults 65 and older who give at least 15 hours a month of volunteer service to their favorite causes. Nominations for outstanding senior volunteers will be accepted between through March 31. State winners will be selected by popular vote at ...
Saturday's rain held off for two of the three hours scheduled for Bryant Commons' first public event, an Easter egg roll. Children as young as toddlers began lining up with their parents by 10:30 a.m. at the activities.
The second annual Good Friday Walk for Shelter starts at noon, March 29. According to event coordinator Jim McIntosh, the route for the five-mile walk begins at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church at 1370 Shaw Road and finishes at St. Philip's Episcopal Church at 302 Gen. Stewart Way.
Fort Morris State Historic Site will hold a "Native Americans and the American Revolution" event from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, March 30. The celebration will commemorate the battle of Jan. 9, 1779, when British Gen. Augustine Prevost launched an assault on the fort, which was surrendered the next day.
For a teenage girl home alone at night during a break-in, probably the most common-sense thing to do is to call 911. If she's lucky, her call will be taken by an operator who is a seasoned pro.
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas 565 W. Oglethorpe Hwy. 912-408-1000 Escape From Planet Earth (PG) Fri. 4:45 Sat.,Sun. 12:15, 2:30, 4:45 Mon.-Thurs. 4:45 Snitch (PG-13) Fri. 4:15, 7:10, 9:50 Sat.,Sun. 1:15, 4:15, 7:10, 9:50 Mon.-Thurs. 4:15, 7:10, 9:50 The Last Exorcism Part II (PG-13) Fri.-Thurs. 3:55, 9:30 Jack the Giant Slayer (PG-13) Fri.-Thurs. 7:15, 9:55 Oz the Great and Powerful 3D (PG) Fri.-Thurs. 4 Oz the Great and Powerful (PG) Fri. 7, 9:50 Sat.,Sun. 1, 7, ...
The annual U.S. Army All-American Bowl is considered one of the nation's premier high-school football game. It features the best 90 players in an East vs. West matchup every January in San Antonio's Alamo Dome and is broadcast live on NBC. Last year's bowl marked the 13th anniversary of the game and drew a record crowd of 40,133.
If I had an entrepreneurial spirit (and budget), there are some natural fragrances that I think should be bottled and sold as perfumes, after-shave lotions and air fresheners. I'm not talking about floral scents like orange blossoms, gardenias or honeysuckle, which already have been marketed. I'm talking about the really good-smelling stuff like frying chicken, piping hot pizza or bacon - especially bacon.
"Johnny Mercer and Me" will be staged at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Performing Arts Center in Flemington. Tickets still are available and can be purchased from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Hinesville Area Arts Council, 102 Commerce St.; The Heritage Bank; Farmer's Natural Foods; and Fort Stewart's FMWR office, building 419.
"Snake!" It's one of those exclamatory words that cause some people to panic. Some people freeze instantly, afraid to take another step, while others begin a series of steps that look like they're auditioning for Riverdance. Nonetheless, as temperatures get warmer and flora and fauna show signs of spring in Coastal Georgia, encounters with snakes are common.
Feb. 19 to March 20: The best way to resolve those remaining problems is to ask others for help. They'll be happy to do so, especially when you agree to share the credit for a job well done.
"Iron Man 3" currently is the No. 1 film in the world. You had to be a superhero this past week just to find a showing that wasn't sold out.
April 20 to May 20: Just when you thought you had everything planned to the smallest detail, you get some news that could unsettle things. But a timely explanation helps put it all back on track.
Hinesville saxophonist Bernard Rose will commemorate the release of his second studio album next month, but he also hopes his music will help him pay it forward.
Wolf Animal Hospital of Jesup and the Liberty County Fire Services Station 15 recently provided an animal clinic for area residents.
The National Day of Prayer was observed locally Thursday morning on the front steps of the Historic Liberty County Courthouse.
The American flag was the topic of discussion during the Goldenheirs' March meeting.
Airman Basic D'Marius Moye has graduated from basic training in San Antonio, Texas.
ATLANTA - The Historic Preservation Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources is holding its fourth annual online photo contest to coincide with Preservation Month in May. This year's theme is "The Civil War in Georgia."
Earth Day recently was recognized in Allenhurst as Boy Scouts from Troop 500 planted 10 dogwoods donated by Keep Liberty Beautiful Director Sara Swida at town hall.
Five generations of Ellis "Pete" Gordon's family gathered Saturday at the National Guard Armory to commemorate their patriarch's contribution to the Liberty Independent Troop's rich history.
Bernard and Sheila Barnard celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary May 4. The couple married in Nahunta First Baptist Church in 1963, and they have two children: Bernie Barnard Jr. and his wife Kim, who live in Pooler, and Bruce Barnard and his wife Angie, who live in Vidalia. The Barnards have five grandchildren and one great-grandson.
Autism is a disorder with no known cause or cure and, according to the Centers for Disease Control, cases of it are increasing.