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.
Old family photographs brought the Dorchester Improvement Association in Midway and a Washington state couple together on Thursday to share a common history.
Spiders, snakes and other reptiles and insects are not among the attractions that draw people to Coastal Georgia.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce will have a health-care reform workshop from 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday in the board room at the chamber offices, 425 W. Oglethorpe Highway in Hinesville. The class will discuss the Affordable Health Care Act and its impact on businesses. Guest speakers will include Lisette Villa of Liberty Tax, DeLisa Espada of Strategic Business Solutions and David Morris of Diversity Health Center. The class is free, and registration is on a ...
Round one of the "Operation Rising Star," the Army's equivalent of "American Idol," begins at 7 p.m. Thursday at Rocky's Warrior Zone.
SAVANNAH - Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Coastal Empire has announced a $500,000 Community Challenge campaign to raise funds for the expansion and renovation of the Savannah Ronald McDonald House.
Fort Stewart soldiers and family members learned about family adventures, hotel accommodations, dining, entertainment, education and recreation opportunities from Savannah and Hilton Head to Orlando at Tuesday's Fall Community Showcase and Travel Show.
'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.
Georgia is one of 19 states that have seen significant declines in childhood obesity, according to a recent study conducted by the CDC.
The American Legion helps people - veterans and non-veterans - without an expectation of thanks or recognition for doing so. That's just what the American Legion does, explained Chris Mitchell, commander of the Hinesville American Legion Post 168.
Lt. Jeff Hein, commander of the Liberty County Sheriff's Office narcotics unit, describes law enforcement's continuous war on drugs as "a strategic game of chess, not checkers."
Richmond Hill's most congested and frustrating intersection may be getting more of a makeover than originally planned.
SAVANNAH - Technical College System of Georgia Commissioner Ron Jackson, Savannah Technical College President Dr. Kathy Love and guests recently celebrated the grand opening of STC's Aviation Training Center.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University's Division of Continuing Education is offering a number of Microsoft classes this fall at the Coastal Georgia Center, 305 Fahm St. in downtown Savannah.
Armstrong Atlantic State University will hold adult-student information sessions this month at four sites in coastal Georgia.