Your personal film critic's word of the day is "authenticity." No, that's not the name of a film, but it is a factor that I think earned one movie its Oscar nomination.
CLAXTON - Bruce Purcell, president of The Evans County Wildlife Club, announced recently that the 44th Rattlesnake Roundup Festival in Claxton is set for Saturday-Sunday, March 12-13 in the Claxton-Evans Industrial Park at 501 Cedar St. in Hagan (just outside Claxton). The event is sponsored by Coca-Cola and NeSmith Chevrolet.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) St. Valentine's Day magic rules the entire week for romantic rams and ewes. Music, which is the food of love, is also strong. The weekend offers news both unexpected and anticipated.
Visit The Museum of Science & History in Jacksonville on Feb. 5 with Leisure Travel. The sign-up deadline is Feb. 3. The cost per person is $20, which includes admission, a science show and an animal show. Planetarium shows are $5 extra for the first program and $1 for each additional. For more information, call 912-767-2841 at Stewart or 912-315-3674 at Hunter. R&B Star J. Holiday to perform at Club Stewart J. Holiday, whose Rhythm ...
MACON - Members of a board trying to decide whether to keep a Georgia music museum in Macon or move it were unable to decide, and members say they want to learn more about potential sites.
One hundred and fifty years ago some area residents mustered into the service of the Confederate States of America at Fort Morris in eastern Liberty County.
The film of the week is "The King's Speech," and that's not just here, but across the media sphere, too. The film garnered 12 - count 'em, 12 - Oscar nominations, four Screen Actors Guild nominations, and a Golden Globe win for star Colin Firth.
HINESVILLE Liberty Stadium Cinemas 565 W. Oglethorpe Hwy. 912-408-1000 The Mechanic (R) Fri. 5:20, 7:40, 9:55 Sat.-Sun. 12:30, 3, 5:20, 7:40, 9:55 Mon.-Thurs. 5:20, 7:40, 9:55 The Rite (PG-13) Fri. 4:15, 7:10, 9:45 Sat.-Sun. 1:10, 4:15, 7:10, 9:45 Mon.-Thurs. 4:15, 7:10, 9:45 No Strings Attached (R) Fri. 4:20, 7:05, 9:35 Sat.-Sun. 1:20, 4:20, 7:05, 9:35 Mon.-Thurs. 4:20, 7:05, 9:35 The Dilemma (PG-13) Fri. 4:20, 7:15, 9:50 Sat.-Sun. 1:30, 4:20, 7:15, 9:50 Mon.-Thurs. 4:20, 7:15, 9:50 ...
SAVANNAH - Bird watchers of all ages are invited to participate in the Great Backyard Bird Count at Fort Pulaski National Monument on Friday-Monday, Feb. 18-21.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) A gracious lamb can learn more about a problem-filled situation than one who is openly suspicious of what could be happening. A friend might offer some well-directed advice.
The film of the week is "Country Strong." It's a drama that proves that actress Gwyneth Paltrow can sing, but if you watch "Glee" on Fox, you already knew that.
HINESVILLE Liberty Stadium Cinemas 565 W. Oglethorpe Hwy. 912-408-1000 No Strings Attached (R) Fri. 4:20, 7:05, 9:45 Sat.-Sun. 1:20, 4:20, 7:05, 9:45 Mon.-Thurs. 4:20, 7:05, 9:45 The Dilemma (PG-13) Fri. 4:20, 7:15, 9:55 Sat.-Sun. 1:30, 4:20, 7:15, 9:55 Mon.-Thurs. 4:20, 7:15, 9:55 The Green Hornet 3D (PG-13) Fri. 4, 7, 10 Sat.-Sun. 1, 4, 7, 10 Mon.-Thurs. 4, 7, 10 The Green Hornet (PG-13) Fri. 6:15, 9:15 Sat.-Sun. 12:15, 3:15, 6:15, 9:15 Mon.-Thurs. 6:15, 9:15 ...
Georgia museums will observe Super Museum Sunday on Feb. 6. Many museums throughout the state, including the Dorchester Academy Museum of African-American History in Midway, will offer free admission from noon- 4 p.m.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) The week continues to encourage the forming of new personal relationships and the shoring up of those that might be weakening. New contacts also dominate the workaday world.
"Tron Legacy" is a sequel. The first film came out in the summer of '82. I was a toddler. That year Ozzy Osbourne married Sharon and John Belushi passed away.
Oct. 23 to Nov. 21: A pesky problem should be dealt with immediately so you can put your time and effort into something more important. Someone from your past could have significant news for you.
Fort Stewart Youth Sports winter registration runs until Dec. 6.
STATESBORO - The national tour of "Ring of Fire - The Music of Johnny Cash" will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Performing Arts Center, 847 Plant Drive.
It's time once again to visit one of our big-screen Marvel Comics superheroes.
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Oct. 23 to Nov. 21: A new development could snarl travel schedules or other holiday-linked projects. Some flexibility might be called for to deal with the problems before they get too far out of hand.
Rocky's Warrior Zone will host a two-night gaming tournament that will feature PlayStation 4 demonstrations from 8-midnight Thursday and Xbox One from 8-midnight Nov. 21.
"Come & Take It," a Revolutionary War encampment, will be held from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at Fort Morris State Historic Site, 2559 Fort Morris Road, 7 miles east of Interstate 95 near Midway.
The 1985 sci-fi novel "Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card won both the Hugo and Nebula awards in its day. A big-screen adaptation has been a long time coming - and it's finally here.
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The Richmond Hill Historical Society will host a lecture on Strathy Hall Plantation at 7 p.m. Thursday at Richmond Hill Museum.
Oct. 23 to Nov. 21: Be careful about joining a colleague's plan to solve a workplace problem. Investigate it thoroughly. Otherwise, you could find yourself in a predicament with other associates.
You can perform triple duty this holiday: recycle, volunteer and decorate?
SAVANNAH - The Harlem Globetrotters will bring their 2014 "Fans Rule" World Tour to the Savannah Civic Center at 7 p.m. March 13, 2014.
What do you get when you re-team Niels Arden Oplev, the director of the original "Girl with the Dragon Tattoo," with his star, Noomi Rapace, and add in a dash of Colin Farrell?