NEW YORK - Teen births fell again in the United States in 2010 with the highest rate once more in Mississippi, according to a new government report.
Fort Stewart, GA - Dominique Clark, a young award-winning author, a standout first-grade student, and the son of Sgt. Bonnie Clark, a human resources specialist assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Heavy Brigade Combat Team, Third Infantry Division, heads off to another day at school where he has developed a sound reputation as being an aspiring author. Dominique recently won a prestigious award at Button Gwinnett Elementary School, located in Hinesville, Ga. for his ...
Fort Stewart, GA. - So this month is the official Month of the Military Child. But what does this mean for me? I'm a single Soldier with no children. I started to think about what this meant to me and it finally donned on me… I am a military child. Like many of us currently in the service, we followed the footsteps of our parents before us. Many of the Soldiers around you are second, ...
Fort Stewart, GA - Team, once again we come upon the season to recognize our real heroes … our children. My wife, Kathy, and I have been married for 32 years. For many of those years, she has had to perform as, both, mother and father. However, it was the children who were the pillars that stood strong on the foundation and gave, both, my wife and I strength to see our roles through. When ...
Hunter Army Airfield, GA - More than 1.7 million children have a parent serving in the military and April is a month when we celebrate military children and thank them for the service they give to our nation. At Hunter Army Airfield, the Month of the Military Child launched with a celebratory opening ceremony at the Child Development Centers around the installation. At School Age Services, building 8805, a pep rally kicked off the festivities, ...
On-post housing residents who want participate in Post-Wide Housing Garage Sales on Stewart and Hunter on April 21 are asked to register by Friday so their sale location can be noted on a map. It's free to register. To sign up, or to learn more about the sales, call 767-8238 at Stewart or 315-2019 at Hunter
First Lady Michelle Obama announced Wednesday a new component of the Joining Forces initiative that aims to provide 15,000 jobs to military spouses and veterans by 2014.
Seven volunteers from the "Vanguard" brigade formally were recognized March 28 at the Fort Stewart Museum for their more than 700 hours of combined service to soldiers and family members.
The Fort Stewart Historical Communities Council will coordinate Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield's semiannual cemetery and historical site visit April 26.
Anyone who's been outside longer than it takes to walk from a car to a building knows that mosquitoes are worse than normal this year.
The Liberty County Convention and Visitors Bureau is coordinating a contest to win an iPad.
FORT STEWART, Ga. – Like many high school students in the coastal community, Will Bell is a military child -- his father, Lt. Col. Gregory Bell, commands 3rd Battalion, 7th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, on Fort Stewart, Ga.
Easter brunch will be served at Club Stewart from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday. The menu will include breakfast items as well as salad station, brown sugar glazed ham, citrus glazed Cornish hens, beef burgundy with pearl onions, sweet potato soufflé, fresh green bean almondine, roasted rosemary, new potatoes, roasted corn with sweet peppers, peach and cheese crepes, chocolate fountain, dessert station and mimosas. Advance tickets cost $12.95 for adults and $6.45 for children, 5-10. At ...
This week, I reluctantly attended my very first MOPS meeting. Most know that MOPS stands for mothers of preschoolers, and since my daughter won't be a preschooler for another few years, I was a little confused about why I was invited in the first place. It turns out that MOPS, or at least the MOPS group that meets at Gum Branch Baptist Church, has branched out and now offers support and fellowship to moms of children who haven't yet started elementary school.
Providing nutritional information and support, Fort Stewart's Women, Infant and Children program helps Third Infantry Division Families maintain a healthy standard of living. The Family centered qualifying program works to dispel any negative stigma and safeguard the health of women, infants and children who may be at a nutritional risk.
STATESBORO - Ticket distribution will begin next week at Georgia Southern University for former first lady Laura Bush's speaking engagement at 7 p.m. Sept. 17 at Hanner Fieldhouse.
SAVANNAH - The 66th annual Junior League of Savannah thrift sale will from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct 4 and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct 5 at the Savannah Civic Center.
More than 40 veterans representing the Disabled American Veterans Chapter 46, Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 789, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6602, and American Legion Post 168 on Friday took soldiers from Fort Stewart's Wounded Warriors Battalion fishing at Pineview Lake.
Singers from Stewart and Hunter are invited to compete in Operation Rising Star, the Army's version of "American Idol."
Navy Seaman Recruit Jeremy D. Bange, son of Jennifer L. Futch of Ludowici, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.
About 30 runners competed in a 10-mile race Saturday at Donovan's Track to qualify for a position on the Fort Stewart team slated to represent the installation Oct. 20 at the 29th annual Army 10-miler race in Washington, D.C.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2013 - Committed to preserving quality-of-life offerings despite ever-tighter budgets, military morale, welfare and recreation officials are scaling back in some areas as they introduce innovative approaches to delivering services and programs.
Starting this week, law enforcement personnel will be riding school buses at various times to help nab motorists who don't obey bus stop signs.
Guardians in Action Inc. celebrated its first anniversary over the weekend at Club Stewart. More than 100 guests attended a banquet, where Hinesville Mayor Jim Thomas, Smiley Elementary Principal David Edwards, Warrior Transition Unit Battalion Commander Lt. Col. Rosemarie Deck and Long County Family Connection Executive Director William Miller spoke to the crowd, and Capt. Lyde Andrews offered an invocation.
Most of Beate Wickham's handcrafted artwork is seen only by friends and family members of those who've asked her to create something they can treasure as a memory of their military service or a memorial of their soldier.
Cadet 1st Sgt. Jacob M. Deem, a Fort Stewart resident, participated in the American Legion Georgia Boys State program in June and the Boys Nation program in Washington, D.C., on July 19-26. He was one of only two peer-elected state senators who represented Georgia at Boys Nation.
Donnie Pulliam of Liberty County was among 48 state winners at the 71st annual State 4-H Congress in Atlanta this summer. During the event, each 4-H member gave a 10-minute oral presentation, using visual aids, about any topic before a panel of judges.
STATESBORO - U.S. Rep. John Barrow, D-Ga., will host a veterans and military job fair from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20, at Georgia Southern University's Nessmith-Lane Conference Center, 847 Plant Drive.