Coloring Easter eggs, hiding them and hunting for them has been a holiday staple for generations. Every now and then, however, Easter celebrants desire something different.
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 pictures from the event.
The search is on for Georgia's outstanding senior volunteer.
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
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.
T.C. Stevens, a native of Liberty County who moved to Jekyll Island and graduated from Glynn Academy, has written some fantastic stories about old ...
Friends Helping Friends, a student-led organization at Bradwell Institute, will make history with its first-ever Liberty County Special Needs Gala at 6 p.m. Friday.
Sarah Victoria Scott Nephew turned 103 On Wednesday.
The Hinesville Area Arts Council will host an exhibit featuring abstract artwork by Shirley "Yvette" Coppet, "Art for the Soul" for May.
"Mother's Day" is something of a successor to "Valentine's Day" and "New Year's Eve," both of which were directed by Garry Marshall.
SAVANNAH - Tybee Island will get a little livelier on Saturday at the Savannah Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus' annual fundraiser, Jazz at the Beach.