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A refreshing and revitalizing shade

A refreshing and revitalizing shade

By Hunter McCumber

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When the question of what will define 2017 comes up, the response most often includes words like “Trump” and “populism” and “division” and “anger.” [Read More]

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January 19, 2017

 
Doc Severinsen, Paul McCartney tribute on stage at the PAC in January Doc Severinsen, Paul McCartney tribute on stage at the PAC in January

Two events at the Performing Arts Center at Georgia Southern University this month promise to be unforgettable. [Read More] 2 Images

Brawner to bring ‘Ray Charles on my Mind’ to Averitt Jan. 14 Brawner to bring ‘Ray Charles on my Mind’ to Averitt Jan. 14

When Augusta native Kenny Brawner sits down at the piano on stage, he “becomes” his idol, Ray Charles, another Georgia ... [Read More] 1 Image

‘An Evening of African-American Poetry’ returns to the Averitt

Prepare to be moved by the power of the pen once more as Director Mical Whitaker brings “An Evening of ... [Read More]


 

‘Steel Magnolias’ brings southern sass to the stage at Averitt Jan. 27-29 ‘Steel Magnolias’ brings southern sass to the stage at Averitt Jan. 27-29

The second you hear one of Ouiser’s zingers or a bit of sassy wisdom from Truvy, you know you’re home.
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New year, new resolution: Getting fit and staying that way New year, new resolution: Getting fit and staying that way

Is the phrase, “new year, new me” a hacky platitude or a hopeful, sincere mantra with a kernel of truth? The answer largely depends on the person and the available ...
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Harry O'Donoghue to bring 'Celtic Christmas' to Averitt stage on Dec. 9 Harry O'Donoghue to bring 'Celtic Christmas' to Averitt stage on Dec. 9

Harry O’Donoghue is no stranger to the stage. He’s been in the business we call “show” for more than 30 years. During that time, he’s become a well-known singer, songwriter ...
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Your one-stop guide to the best winter events in Georgia Your one-stop guide to the best winter events in Georgia

Whether you’re the kind of person who starts decorating on November 1 or the type who wants to rip their hair out when they see Christmas stuff in stores before ...
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Old and new contestants prepare for Statesboro’s Chili Town Cook-Off Old and new contestants prepare for Statesboro’s Chili Town Cook-Off

On Friday, December 2, from 5:30 to 8 p.m., residents and students alike will be able to partake in the fun festivities being held at the downtown Statesboro holiday celebration, ...
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GSU choirs bring sounds of the season to FUMC GSU choirs bring sounds of the season to FUMC

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas.  And on Sunday, Dec. 4, it’s going to sound like it, too. Several choirs from Georgia Southern University will join with the Chancel Choir ...
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TMT Farms light display continues as important holiday attraction in the Boro TMT Farms light display continues as important holiday attraction in the Boro

Every year TMT Farms hosts thousands of eager patrons at their property to enjoy their annual Christmas light display. People from all over Georgia and South Carolina come to see ...
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Santa can’t get you that special gift this year, so he’s sending apology letters Santa can’t get you that special gift this year, so he’s sending apology letters

Santa is so sorry he can’t get you that special gift. So, to make up for it, he’s sending you an apology letter.
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Gifts for everyone on your list — from the foodie to the philanthropist Gifts for everyone on your list — from the foodie to the philanthropist

While Santa's been busy with his naughty and nice list, the Deseret News has been doing a little compiling, too, scouring store shelves, searching online and catching a few well-placed ...
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I wish my kids had real PE I wish my kids had real PE

Upon returning home from school, my son Ace, who is in the fourth grade, excitedly announced that the next day his class would be running the mile in PE.
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4 ways to help your kids unplug 4 ways to help your kids unplug

In today's world, children are exposed to vast amounts of technology. An estimated 75% of teenagers own a cell phone, and, not surprisingly, social media sites are their favorite places ...
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