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. As various alumni gather to say good-bye to their beloved alma mater, old rivalries and new alliances add up to an evening of murder and mayhem. The cost for the dinner is $17 per person. ...
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 ...
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.
A workshop for beginning digital photographers will be from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at Fort King George State Historic Site, 302 McIntosh Road SE in Darien.
Halloween happens later this month, and I'm getting into the spirit by catching all new episodes of "The Walking Dead." The most-watched drama in basic cable history belongs to the AMC network and kicked off its fourth season earlier this month.
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Oct. 23 to Nov. 21: A more-positive mood might be difficult to assume in light of a recent problem involving the health of someone special. But by week's end, your emotional barometer should start to rise.
SAVANNAH - Best-selling authors Scott Turow, Mitch Albom and Eben Alexander will headline the 2014 Savannah Book Festival, set for
Switching gears just a little bit from movies, let's talk television once again. This time, I'm spotlighting the brand-spankin'-new NBC series, "The Blacklist."
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Skidaway Marine Science Day 2013 will be held from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 26 on the campus of the University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography at the north end of Skidaway Island.
Local artist Kallie Breningstall doesn't feel confined to a particular art media. Her prints, paintings, photography, pottery, pencil drawings, sculpture and hand-made jewelry are on display this month at the Hinesville Area Arts Council gallery at 102 Commerce St. in downtown Hinesville.
Sept. 23 to Oct. 22: Some misunderstandings resist being resolved. But your sincerity in wanting to soothe those hurt feelings wins the day. By month's end, that relationship should begin to show signs of healing.
Many of Georgia's 56 state parks and historic sites offer a history lesson. Gen. Coffee State Park, located about 90 minutes from Hinesville on Highway 32, is like stepping into the past.
It starts to look like Halloween next week. See "Monster House," rated PG, at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 on the grassy area on the south side of Tominac Fitness Center. There is no charge. Movie-goers are asked to bring their own snacks. If it rains, the film will be shown inside Tominac.
The Bryan County Bark Park's next BYOD (bring your own dog) fundraiser will be "Howl-O-Ween" from 6-8 p.m. Oct. 24 at Fish Tales Restaurant at Fort McAllister Marina.
Sandra Bullock has boldly gone where no actor has gone before in her new film, "Gravity," which transports viewers to outer space and utilizes new filming technology.
Another part of local history has been preserved by the Dorchester Village Civic Center's board of directors.