View Mobile Site

Latest Archives


Dress up a bowling pin for prizes

Children, ages 3-12, can put their artistic talents to work and design the perfect bowling pin for Stewart Bowling Center. There's no charge, and prizes will be awarded. Stewart Bowling Center sta...

August 25, 2014 | Special to the News | Things to Do

Saturday storm sends Bryan EMS firefighter to hospital

A Bryan County Emergency Services firefighter was injured Saturday while responding to a call of a downed tree. The firefighter, John Andriotis, is expected to recover. He was struck in the eye by...

August 10, 2014 | Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news

Richmond Hill to table developer's request to Sept. 2, then vote

Richmond Hill City Council accepted a request by a developer to again table its bid to allow multi-family housing on a tract near the entrance of Richmond Hill Plantation until Sept. 2. But the iss...

August 09, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news

Two Wildcats take next step in baseball journey

Richmond Hill High School baseball coach Stacy Bennett called first baseman Shane Buerster and pitcher Slade Walker two big reasons the 2014 Wildcats won 20 games in a single season for the first t...

August 09, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local sports

A sign of better times ahead?

Richmond Hill city council members got good news at Tuesday's city council meeting. New water and sewer connection fees through May had surpassed $400,000, and that's more than the city collected a...

August 09, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news

Blues Traveler to headline GOSF

The rock band Blues Traveler will be the headline act of the 16th annual Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival presented by Southern Eagle Distributing, organizers announced Friday. The band will play in...

August 08, 2014 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news

Armstrong's nod to liberal arts starting

SAVANNAH - Armstrong State University has announced the schedule for the 2014-15 Moveable Feast lecture and performance series, presented by the university's College of Liberal Arts in historic ven...

August 08, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle

Crash kills 3rd ID band member

A Fort Stewart soldier was killed Thursday in a car crash in Tattnall County. Staff Sgt. Joseph L. Cunningham, 36, of Anniston, Ala., was killed in a head-on collision on Highway 196 near Glennvil...

August 08, 2014 | Staff report | Public Safety

Engineers blow up 32-year-old tower they built

Soldiers with the 92ndEngineer Battalion Thursday destroyed a range tower that was built by that unit 32 years ago. According to Capt. William Watts, commander of 530 Engineer Co., the 20-foot, co...

August 08, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray Correspondent | Military

Armstrong cited or support of soldiers, vets

SAVANNAH - Armstrong State University recently was named a Yellow Ribbon Program school in recognition of its support for veterans and active-duty military students. The Yellow Ribbon Program allow...

August 08, 2014 | Special to the News | Education

Time to invest in alternative transportation?

This week's poll on bryancountynews.net asks a simple question.Would you support tax dollars going toward funding alternative forms of transportation, such as greenways or commuter rail?Define gree...

August 07, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten | Opinion

President signs VA reoganization

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama Thursday signed into law the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014 during a ceremony at Fort Belvoir, Virginia. ...

August 07, 2014 | By Jim Garamone DoD News | Military

A somber anniversary of war

Many of my columns are pretty light in tone and content as I generally aim to amuse as well as enlighten readers. This is not one of those columns.In the land of my birth one hundred years ago this...

August 07, 2014 | By Lesley Frances Columnist | Lifestyle

EPA just making a power grab

According to the Federal Register, on Dec. 7, 2009, the Environmental Protection Agency "found" that current and projected concentrations of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere threaten the public h...

August 07, 2014 | By Benita Dodd Guest columnist | Opinion

System is fine, officials are the problem

Just when you thought Washington couldn't get any messier, our elected officials in the nation's capital prove it can.Case in point: impeachment.There's a lot of talk out there about impeaching Pre...

August 06, 2014 | Albany Herald | Opinion

Search more Archives...


Please wait ...