I just returned from a trip to see family and friends in the land of my birth. Because I had not been back to England for a while, it struck me afresh how, as the great British politician Winston Churchill famously said, our two nations are "divided by a common language."
James Jeffers, left, and Alexander Hollowell, both of Boy Scouts Troop 400 in Richmond Hill, were honored for making the rank of Eagle Scout by the Richmond Hill City Council during its regular meeting.
Last year's Elegance in the Park Bridal Show at Richmond Hill City Center was a success, according to event organizers, and the second annual show is set for noon-4 p.m. Aug. 28 at the City Center.
The Liberty County Health Department's new Women, Infants and Children clinic on Fort Stewart will have an open house from 1-4 p.m. Thursday, and military families are welcome to attend.
Hinesville resident Bill Mitchell recently returned from Trondheim, Norway, as a world champion. He won top honors in the freestyle-sideburns category of the World Beard and Moustache Championships. Nearly 200 people from 15 countries competed in the contest.
A reunion is defined as a reuniting of people after separation. There are family reunions, class reunions, military reunions, college reunions, high school reunions and other kinds of reunions.
CHARLESTON - Rarely-displayed paintings of Charleston during the Civil War by a Confederate soldier, including an iconic rendering of the submarine H.L. Hunley, are being made available this week on the Internet by The Museum of the Confederacy.
SAVANNAH - Pope Benedict XVI has chosen a metro Atlanta priest to be the new bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Savannah, which governs parishes in 90 south Georgia counties.
Cub Scout Pack 141 posts the colors June 29 during Pembroke's patriotic music concert with the 3rd Infantry Division Band of Fort Stewart at First Baptist Church.
The 52nd annual Kicklighter reunion will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 30 at Beard's Creek Primitive Baptist Church in Glennville.
The Pembroke Garden Club recently named its Beauty Spot and Yard ofthe Month for July.
Down South you can have a slew of tomatoes, a mess of fish, a heap of trouble, or a swarm of bees. In any case, you have a whole lot of something.
ELBERTON, - Henry Victor Booth may be the only man alive whose father worked guard duty at Georgia's infamous Andersonville prison-of-war camp, where nearly 13,000 Union soldiers died during the Civil War that began 150 years ago.
ATLANTA - Move over, Bronx Zoo cobra.
About 100 people enjoyed barbecue dinners, live entertainment and a silent auction at Saturday's Dollars for Dylan event held at the John W. Stevens Wetland Center in J.F. Gregory Park.
White globe lights, live music and friendly faces welcomed art lovers of all ages to the outdoor Arts on the Coast Fall Art Show on Saturday at the Richmond Court shopping plaza outside of Leahy Art Gallery.
"The Lord works in mysterious ways," is a trite saying that many use to explain coincidences. When it came to having repair work done at Guido Gardens, this saying proved itself to be true. Just ask Andrew Stallings of Pembroke.
Rebecca Flaherty, a local soprano, will be the featured performer at the November Festive Friday fundraiser from 6-8 p.m. Friday at the Richmond Hill Civic Center.
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Riceboro Mayor Bill Austin, City Councilman Chris Stacy and Geechee Gullah expert Jim Becote organized the first RiceFest, which was held seven years ago at the community center.
For the second year in a row, with the help from the community and partners, Bryan County Emergency Services raised awareness for breast cancer as well as $1,000 for a donation to Susan G. Komen of Coastal Georgia foundation.
Mr. Edgar Billy Miles age 88 died Wednesday November 5, 2014 at his home while surrounded by his family.