Garden dedicated in memory of longtime BI educator

Coastal Manor hosted dedicating a butterfly garden in memory of Joan Hollingsworth during a ceremony Thursday. The Hollingsworth family, as well as retired teachers and administrators who worked with the former principal of Bradwell Institute, Liberty Regional Medical employees and friends from the community attended the memorial. Liberty Regional ...

Allenhurst teen is 4th-generation Eagle

Joseph M. Cannata, 15, earned the rank of Eagle Scout during a board of review May 12 and will receive the award at a future ceremony. He is the senior patrol leader of Boy Scout Troop 461, Allenhurst. He attends First Presbyterian Christian Academy, where he is on the ...

Veterans, Scouts observe Memorial Day

Boy and Cub scouts representing Troops/Packs 929 of Glennville and 500 of Hinesville placed flags on graves at the Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Glennville on Memorial Day. The Glennville troop routinely visits the cemetery placing flags. This year, the Glennville group asked the Hinesville troop for assistance. A ...

Hinesville throwing birthday party for Army

The Hinesville Downtown Development Authority, in partnership with the city, will celebrate the Army’s 241st birthday at the Hinesville Farmers Market Thursday in Bradwell Park downtown. The themed Farmers Market will feature the 3rd Infantry Division Rock Band, photos with mascot Rocky the Bulldog and a birthday cake cut ...

Citywide Yard Sale among upcoming Hinesville events

The Hinesville Downtown Development Authority is offering residents and visitors an array of family entertainment options and celebrations over the next few weeks. Events include a citywide yard sale, charitable initiatives to benefit the city’s food pantry, and several themed nights at the Hinesville Farmers Market, which began its ...

Music and BBQ on River Street

SAVANNAH — Bring your appetite and the family to get some barbecue at the Blues, Jazz and BBQ Festival hosted by the Savannah Waterfront Association Friday and Saturday. Deep Southern blues, smooth jazz and smoky meat will be served up on historic River Street. “The 2016 Blues, Jazz and ...

Art show from collections

The Hinesville Area Arts Council’s June art exhibit, “Inspirations Abound,” features the art from the HAAC board members’ private collections. The exhibit will be installed by HAAC Chairwoman Leah Poole and include the work of Betty Grugin, Tarkay, Conni Togel and others. “Our board members are very passionate about ...

Leadership Liberty drive benefits shelter

Collection receptacles in the lobbies of The Heritage Bank, Savannah Technical College’s Liberty Campus, Liberty County Chamber of Commerce and CH2M are part of a 2016 Leadership Liberty Class project. Class members decided to have a drive for non-perishable food and paper products for the Tri-County Protective Agency as ...

Memories from the Civil War

The last Monday in May is designated as Memorial Day, a day set aside to remember the men and women who have died while serving in the armed services. In the beginning, just after the Civil War, it was called Decoration Day, as it was the day that ...