The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for our area for tonight through Friday night.
No charges have been filed in the accident last week that took the lives of a Statesboro grandmother and her 3-year-old grandson.
As the rain poured down on Saturday morning, teens poured in to the Teen Forum held at the Bryan County Sheriff's Department in Richmond Hill.
The Bryan County Development Authority shared happy economic news with the Bryan County Board of Commissioners Tuesday.
Special to the News Lindsay Mason has been named the 2010 STAR student at Bryan County High School. The award is sponsored locally by the Pembroke Lions Club. Lindsay, who is the daughter of Thomas and Angie Mason of Ellabell, chose her 11th grade AP English and Composition teacher D'Lee Pollock as her STAR teacher. The PAGE Student Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR) program, in ...
The following is a press release from Georgia Public Broadcasting: Ever wondered why alligators and wading birds make great neighbors? Find out answers to this and more on a new season of Georgia Outdoors, premiering Wednesday, Feb. 3 with two new episodes. A co-production of Georgia Public Broadcasting (GPB) and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR), Georgia Outdoors takes a fresh look at the natural beauty and outdoor activities that make Georgia a great ...
Fort Stewart invited its community partners to a working lunch Friday, to discuss cuts to the installation's operating budget.
Another year went by in a flash. It seems like yesterday that the 2008 "Stud's "n Dud's" article came out. And here it comes again. Every year, folks look back and reflect on the best and worse things that happen that year. We may not get all of the Stud's and Dud's of 2009, if fact, you probably have a long list of your own, but here are mine in no particular order or degree of "UD-ness."
From the Bryan County Sheriff's Department: Credit card fraud Jan. 12 – A Richmond Hill woman called the Sheriff's Department after noticing a charge made on her credit card from Dillard's at Atlanta's Perimeter Mall. She said she did not make this particular purchase and cancelled her card after seeing it. Harassing phone calls Jan. 11 ...
WASHINGTON, Jan. 13, 2010 - The complexity of the situation in northern Iraq means that more U.S. troops will remain in the region than elsewhere in the country after the March 7 elections, the commander of U.S. forces in the region said today. Army Maj. Gen. Anthony Cucolo, commander of U.S. Division North, said he expects more U.S. troops will be needed in Iraq's seven northern provinces than elsewhere in the country.
Bryan County EMA Director Jim Anderson was named EMA Director of the Year by the Emergency Management Association of Georgia (EMAG). Anderson received the award Tuesday in Forsyth.
A Richmond Hill firefighter lost his home to fire early Friday morning. There were no reported injuries, but the home was destroyed. More on this story in Saturday's Bryan County News. In the meantime, here's a press release sent Friday afternoon from the Richmond Hill Fire Department. Firefighter Michael Cooper with the Richmond Hill Fire Department lost his home and all possessions to an early morning house fire. He and his family have need of ...
Bryan County is taking a tentative step toward implementing impact fees.
Bryan County may get some rare weather later in the week. Bryan County Emergency Services Director Jim Anderson said Monday that there is a 30 percent chance of "mixed precipation" from Wednesday through Friday, which could mean sleet or snow. The last time it snowed in Bryan County was December, 1989. The next few days will be cold, regardless. Forecasts call for lows in the mid-to-low 20s, then an overnight low ...
Editor's note: It appears new industry is headed to Midway. Here's the press release from Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue's office.
Last time I was here I shared the first portion of Dr. David Steen's blog entry, "The only good dog is a dead dog" - a logical and fact-based approach to a very emotionally charged subject - snakes.
Wild Night on Ossabaw will be Dec. 31-Jan. 1 on Ossabaw Island.
Police dispatched to the parking lot of Richmond Hill restaurant Steamers around 11:43 a.m. Wednesday to check on an unconscious person instead found the dead body of a man identified as Evans Patrick Fruitticher, 23. The case is under investigation by the Richmond Hill Police Department. No other information was released.
BCHS catcher Logan Harrell was one of two players from Region 2-AA to earn All-State honors, it was announced Thursday by her coach, Al Butler.
Undersecretary of the Army Dr. Joseph Westphal stated that small businesses are critical to Army readiness.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor announced that the unemployment rates in both metro Savannah and the Coastal Georgia region increased for the month of October.
The Richmond Hill Police Department released the names late Wednesday afternoon of a mother and son found dead Monday in a home on Bristol Way in the Main Street subdivision and say so far evidence points to a murder-suicide.
While much of the country shivers under winter storms, Coastal Georgia should remain unseasonably warm. The high today is forecast to be 80, with mostly cloudy skies and a slight chance of rain. Ditto for Friday.
If you're looking for an injection of holiday spirit this weekend, you don't have far to go as both Pembroke and Richmond Hill kick off the Christmas holiday this weekend.
Fort Stewart's three elementary schools are among 60 domestic Department of Defense schools to be assessed this coming year by the National Defense Research Institute (RAND).
Nov. 22 to Dec. 21: A financial matter requires close attention. Also, news from a trusted source provides the means to help sort out a long-standing state of confusion and put it into perspective.
It was as ugly as a warthog, but for the 11th time in the past 12 years, 38 of the past 50, and 65 out of 108, the University of Georgia -the oldest state-chartered university in the nation, located in Athens, the Classic City of the South -bested You-Know-Where Institute of Technology for the state football championship, 41-34.
Every year around this time, kids in neighborhoods all across South Bryan await the sound of Santa's "ho, ho, ho" to beckon through the streets - much the way they might hope to hear the footfalls of reindeer on the rooftop on Christmas Eve.
The Supermarket of Veterans Benefits will be from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday at the Georgia Department of Veterans Service at the Georgia National Guard Armory, 1248 Eisenhower Drive in Savannah.
The South Bryan County Fire Department will be helping Santa and his elves visit Richmond Hill neighborhoods to meet with local children and collect toys for those in need.