The Hi-Fidelity Civic Club recently made donations to several community organizations and Liberty County families who lost their homes to fire. Recipients included: Scott's All-Stars basketball team, accepted by coach Marcus Scott; The Cub Pack 581, presented by Hi-Fidelity Club member Yvonne Woods to Cub Masters Herman Baker and Steven Mullice; and The Fostering Care and Hope Inc., presented by club members Verna Jean Luckey, Yvonne Woods, Marcus Scott, Rosa Walthour, Beverly Gross and Betty ...
Relay for Life of Liberty County committee members recently kicked off this year's Relay for Life campaign. The relay is from 7 p.m.-7 a.m. May 7-8, at the Liberty County Recreation Department football field. To register a team, join a team, buy a luminary, register as a survivor or make a donation, go to www.relayforlife.org/libertyga.
The Altamaha Southern Miss Pageant is set for 2 p.m. Sunday, May 2, at Celebration Castle in Ludowici. The pageant's theme is "Cinderella and Her Prince." It is the preliminary to the Georgia Southern Miss State Scholarship Pageant.
Long County High School classes of 1974, 1975 and 1976 are planning a class reunion for July 31. Committee members from each class are gathering information. If you are a member of one of these classes and would like to attend, call Donna Long Dixon at 408-9490 or one of the following committee members. Attendees will need to submit current contact information.
Cats in red and white striped stovepipe hats roamed the halls of Diamond Elementary School on Fort Stewart on Monday as the 10th annual Read Across America program kicked off at area schools this week.
Recently, Snelson Golden Middle School staff members wore red to support heart awareness on National Wear Red Day. "This is our way to support the healthy-heart initiative and remind others to keep healthy," Snelson Golden Middle School nurse Leola Lambert said.
Looking to stop America's "silent killer" with the help of the community's youth, the American Diabetes Association officially launched its 2010 Kiss-A-Pig campaign Saturday at Rousakis Plaza on Savannah's River Street.
In a 3rd Infantry Division Facebook posting at 5:02 a.m. Monday, after polls in Iraq had closed, Maj. Gen. Tony Cucolo gave Iraqi security forces and 3rd ID soldiers high marks for keeping the peace during Iraq's elections Sunday.
Youth winners of a series of contests to promote participation of the 2010 Census in Liberty County were recently announced.
Long County High School graduating classes of 1974, 1975 and 1976 are planning a joint class reunion for July 31. Committee members from each class are gathering contact information. If you are a member of one of these classes and would like to attend the reunion, call Donna Long Dixon at 408-9490 or one of the following committee members. Attendees will need to submit current contact information.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The National League of Junior Cotillions, a program of etiquette, character education and social dance training for middle and junior high school students, has announced plans to establish its national program in Liberty County.
Former "Survivor" cast member Lea "Sarge" Masters visited Smiley Elementary School last week to promote reading and share stories about his adventure on the hit television series.
The Temple of Praise, city of Hinesville and the Liberty County area raised more than $9,000 to assist with the rebuilding of three churches, an orphanage and a school in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, through the "Remembering Haiti" program on Feb. 28.
Ethical wills were the subject discussed in a seminar by Vicki Ford Manibusan, a certified financial planner with Capstone Financial Partners of Savannah, for the Goldenheirs' February meeting.
East Liberty County American Legion Post 321 will have its March meeting at 7 p.m. March 3, at the Midway Police Department. Commander Dennis Fitzgerald said all post members and their families are invited to a potluck dinner at 6 p.m. The post will supply plates, utensils and drinks.
Whether or not you are a fan of the books in Craig Johnson's Walt Longmire mystery series or the A&E television series based on them, "Longmire," his newest book is sure to please.
Army Pfc. Timothy C. McGruder recently graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning in Columbus.
The sisters of the Alpha Omicron chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa recently exceeded their fundraising goal for the Savannah Walk to End Alzheimer's by 63 percent.
The Mary-Janel-Maggie Foundation Inc., a local nonprofit corporation at 487 Limerick Road in Midway, held an open house Oct. 12.
Long County Sheriff's Office employees recently supported breast-cancer awareness by wearing matching pink T-shirts. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the American Cancer Society is encouraging individuals and organizations to show their support by wearing pink.
The fourth Annual Midway fly-in drew a crowd Saturday to Steve Berg's grass runway called Berg Park Aerodrome on Old Gress Island Road in Midway. Fixed-wing aircraft, ultra-lights and remote control plane ruled the skies over the 2,400-foot runway.
SAVANNAH - Best-selling authors Scott Turow, Mitch Albom and Eben Alexander will headline the 2014 Savannah Book Festival, set for
Switching gears just a little bit from movies, let's talk television once again. This time, I'm spotlighting the brand-spankin'-new NBC series, "The Blacklist."
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
Skidaway Marine Science Day 2013 will be held from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 26 on the campus of the University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography at the north end of Skidaway Island.
Liberty County Clerk of Courts F. Barry Wilkes recently received the first lifetime achievement award ever presented by the Superior Court Clerks' Association of Georgia to one of its members and the association's 2013 ÉCLAT Award.
Sometimes at a public gathering someone will privately comment on one of my food columns. Most are kind, telling me how much they agree with my assessment of steaks, seafood or certain restaurants. Others tell me up front I got it all wrong about which is better - North Carolina, Georgia, Texas, Memphis, Kansas City or St. Louis barbecue.
It's that time of year again. That time when the smell of perfectly cooked seafood and the sound of live local and national acts fill the air in J.F. Gregory Park.
Sept. 23 to Oct. 22: Some misunderstandings resist being resolved. But your sincerity in wanting to soothe those hurt feelings wins the day. By month's end, that relationship should begin to show signs of healing.
Those who thought they spotted a World War II-era bomber over the skies of Savannah early Monday afternoon weren't imagining things.