One hundred fifty years ago, the United States nearly tore itself apart. Soldiers in blue and gray struggled on battlefields across the country and changed the face of the United States of America.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Single lambs looking for romance could find Cupid especially accommodating this week. Paired partners also find their relationships benefiting from the chubby cherub's attention.
Happy New Year and welcome to January 2011. It is "out with the old and in with the new" with a new year, a new Congress and maybe even a New Year's resolution or two.
The comedy mystery dinner theater show "Murder 101," an interactive presentation set at a class reunion of a closing high school, will be staged at 7 p.m. Friday at Club Stewart.
SAVANNAH - Seeking fun and adventure in 2011? Then make a New Year's resolution to visit Fort Pulaski National Monument.
I'm your personal, handy, dandy film critic. I hope you're having a very happy New Year. I aim to start 2011 off right with a review of a must-see comedy called "City Island."
FRANKLIN SPRINGS - The state Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division is considering charging admission for visitors to some popular natural areas.
SAVANNAH -- The Savannah Tire Hockey Classic 2011 is set for Jan. 13-15 at the Savannah Civic Center. The classic is a collegiate tournament that now features six of the South's most exciting hockey programs: University of Georgia, University of Florida, Georgia Tech, Florida State, and newcomers University of South Carolina and The Citadel.
The Richmond Hill Rotary Club is gearing up for its annual fundraiser – a prom-themed evening inspired by the musical "Grease."
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Aspects call for care in preparing material for submission. Although you might find it bothersome to go over what you've done, the fact is, rechecking could be worth your time and effort.
Buddy Sullivan will speak at the Richmond Hill Historical Society at 7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 13, in the Richmond Hill Museum.
Rehearsals are scheduled to begin next Monday for the Comedy Mystery Dinner Theater Show "Murder 101." The show will be staged at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 14, at Club Stewart.
SAVANNAH - Some of the best dancers in the country will compete for top honors during the second annual Savannah Dance Classic on Jan. 6-8 at the Hyatt Regency Ballroom.
It's show time! Allow me to talk to you for a moment today about James L. Brooks. He was on the production team of "Big," "Say Anything" and "Jerry Maguire." He directed "Broadcast News" and "As Good As It Gets." In fact, he co-wrote those Hollywood gems as well. And "I'll Do Anything," a terrific drama from 1994, (which happens to be on my top 20 list of the best films of all time) was written, directed and produced by Brooks.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) A hectic period begins to wind down. Take time to draw some deep breaths and relax before getting into your next project. A long-absent family member makes contact.
September has proven to be a pretty poor month for movies.
Hinesville: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
Aug. 23 to Sept. 22: Someone in authority might decide to select you as a candidate for a project that carries more responsibilities. Be prepared to show why you're the right choice for the job.
UnityFest, a community praise celebration that will run from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday at Bryant Commons, will feature gospel and national recording artist Alvin Slaughter. The UnityFest Super Choir and several local Christian artists also will perform. The event is open to the public.
'Rock' Powerlifting & Bench Press Competition will be Saturday in the 4thIBCT Fitness Center. Weigh-in is at 8:30 a.m., briefing at 9:30 and lifting at 10:15.
The second annual sweet-tea tasting competition is set for 2:30-11 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, during the 10th annual Blues and BBQ festival in downtown Hinesville.
If "Mud," now is out on home video, were a novel, it would be considered Southern Fiction.
MIDWAY - The area's newest stage company, "Scouts on Stage," will host a kick-off barbecue fundraiser at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 18 at the Dorchester Village Center in Midway.
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
Aug. 23 to Sept. 22: Keep a rein on that green-eyed monster. Jealousy is counterproductive. Instead of resenting a colleague's good points, concentrate on developing your own abilities.
The U.S. Army Soldier Show, a 75-minute song-and-dance production by active duty, Army Reserve and Army National Guard soldiers, will be presented at 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Newman Fitness Center.
One show has gone from "What?" to "Wow!" virtually overnight. Do you know "Orphan Black"? Read on or get left behind.
Revolutionary War cannon demonstrations will be held from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday, Sept. 2, at Fort Morris State Historic Site, 2559 Fort Morris Road in Midway.
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
STATESBORO - The Georgia Southern University Performing Arts Center has announced the 2013-14 season, including tributes to Johnny Cash and Patti Page, Broadway performances, the Moscow Festival Ballet and more.