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16 Photos That Capture African-American History in Liberty County

African-American heritage is such an important part of Liberty County’s history. These four historic sites provide insight to the lives of African-American ancestors who arrived as slaves, gained their freedom, and then fought for civil rights. Photographers Tammy Lee Bradley of Visit the South and Ralph Daniel captured these soulful photos that will inspire you…

MLK’s History in Liberty County

If you’re looking for a peek into the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. that others may not know about, the best place to visit is historic Dorchester Academy. This National Landmark has a museum filled to the brim with African-American history and was once the epicenter of the Civil Rights Movement in Liberty County….

Walk to Dorchester

Join us for a 9.5 mile walk starting at Briar Bay Park and ending at Dorchester Academy in Midway, Ga., on June 17 at 6 a.m. This walk is to honor the African American students who completed this trek in order to attend school here. Dorchester Academy was established in 1871 by the American Missionary…

5 Free Ways to Enjoy Spring Break in Liberty County

Spring Break is right around the corner, and the kids will be at home looking for fun things to do! Don’t feel like you need to travel for hours on end to have a good time, plan to enjoy your own community this year. Check out these 5 free activities you and your kids can…