July 21

On July 21, all 26 McAlister’s Deli locations in the Georgia area will celebrate Free Tea Day by offering customers a free 32 oz. cup of their famous sweet tea.

McAlister’s famous Deli Sweet Tea was introduced over 30 years ago and is filtered, brewed fresh with Orange Pekoe black tea leaves, sweetened and poured over crystal clear ice.

Free Tea Day details include:

• Teas available for free include sweetened tea, unsweetened tea, tea/lemonade, semi-sweetened/half-unsweetened tea, teas with flavored shots.

• Limit of 1 tea per person in store.

• Limit of 4 teas per order via McAlister’s Deli website or app.

• McAlister’s Deli orders are subject to delivery and convenience charges and offer excludes third party delivery orders.

• Valid only on 21/07/22.

22nd of July

Liberty County Animal Services is partnering with Best Friends Animal Society to offer adoption fees (WAIVED OR REDUCED) on July 22. In light of the current crisis in animal shelters, Liberty County Animal Services and Best Friends Animal Society have come together for an event created to encourage more people to adopt a pet on July 22. Open adoptions will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. You can see our adoptable animals on our Facebook page https:// www.facebook.com/libertycountyanimalcontrol.

July 23

Food Giveaway Thee Living Word Church food give away is hosting a food giveaway from 8:30am to 11:30am on July 23 at Thee Living Word Church, 1002 Talmadge Rd, Walthourville. The event is free. The public is welcome.

July 23

YMCA Community Day The Liberty County Armed Services Family YMCA, 201 Marylou Drive in Hinesville, is hosting a community party before children are due back to school. The event is free and open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be live music, laser tag, bouncing, horseback riding and more. Vendors from Diversity Health, Boy Scouts and Dental will be present. They will also offer haircuts and a food truck area.

In progress

The American Red Cross is in desperate need of blood donations and will be holding several local blood drives in Liberty County as follows: 7/20 Liberty County High School, 3216 East Oglethorpe Highway from 1-6 p.m.

7/28 Legacy Home Improvement at Harbor Freight Store, 229 W Gen. Screven Way Suite P from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.

8/3 The Midway American Legion at Liberty County Community, 9397 East Oglethorpe Highway 12-6 p.m.

Fort Stewart Drives Fort Stewart drives are limited to those with base access.

7/22 at Fort Stewart Main Chapel 9am-3pm

8/5 at 6th and Gulick Building 661 from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Blood, like milk, has an expiration date. Please help us ensure that there is blood to help our comrades, our neighbors and our families. To make an appointment go to redcrossblood.org