The lights – and everything else powered by electricity – were out Dec. 3 for around 2,000 folks in North Bryan County, including students in school.
The Richmond Hill City Council agreed Tuesday to support a new median cut on Hwy. 17, south of the Hobart Corp.'s property, to help ease traffic in and out of a proposed school.
A construction worker helping build the new middle school in South Bryan fell to his death on Thursday morning.
Bryan County firefighters will don Santa Claus outfits and visit South Bryan neighborhoods this week.
They came bearing gifts.
He's home! Those words are the constant ringing in my ears and echo in my mind.
Evangelist Marie Butler of Jesup is not your typical preacher, but she has a wide audience.
I think about the love I have for my wife all the time, especially the feeling I have when I see her smile. The joy that comes over me when I am the source of that smile is overwhelming. Sometimes the hair on the back of my neck stands up when she walks into a room. It is easy to love someone this way, especially when you know that the love is reciprocal. I am sure there are some husbands who can identify with what I am saying.
Rain didn't stop people from turning out for the annual Christmas parade Saturday in Pembroke.
Harried holiday shoppers, put away your credit cards and gift lists and slip back in time a few hundred years to experience a simpler Christmas celebration. From 5-8 p.m. Saturday, guests at Fort Morris Historic Site in Midway will learn how early Americans marked the holiday in America's beginning days during a Colonial Christmas evening.
Local seniors received help Thursday navigating the intricacies of Medicare Part D's prescription drug program from U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston's office and GeorgiaCares representatives. Kingston, R-Ga., sponsored a Medicare Part D workshop at Savannah Technical College's Liberty County campus on Airport Road.
A 3rd Infantry Division soldier died Wednesday night from an apparent stabbing just hours after redeploying from Iraq. His name has not been released pending notification of next of kin.
The Department of Defense announced Monday the deadline for eligible service members, veterans and their beneficiaries to apply for Retroactive Stop Loss Special Pay has been extended to Dec. 18. The last deadline was Dec. 3.
For the first time, America soon will officially recognize the contributions and dedication of military widows with "Gold Star Wives Day.'' A Senate resolution designates Dec. 18 as a day to honor and recognize the contributions of the members of the Gold Star Wives of America Inc.
Class AAAAA power Ware County downed Richmond Hill High School 28-0 on Friday night in a game delayed by time and again lightning.
ATLANTA - Kroger is hiring 2,000 permanent associates across its Atlanta Division, which includes Georgia, eastern Alabama and South Carolina.
The Richmond Hill High School boys and girls cross country teams fared well at the Ray Miller Invitational on Sept. 14 at Magnolia Springs State Park in Millen.
Bryan County High School topped Region 2-AA softball foe McIntosh County Academy 8-3 on Thursday for senior day.
Bryan County Emergency Services Director Freddy Howell has been named the 2014 Fire Chief of the Year by the Georgia Association of Fire Chiefs.
The Bryan County News, the area's long-standing source for local news and event information, will reduce its printing schedule beginning the first week of October. As we transition to a one-edition-per-week frequency, readers can expect the Wednesday and Saturday publications' content and features to be rolled into a larger edition that will come out each Thursday.
Richmond Hill High School and Ware County High School will play at 11 a.m. Saturday at Wildcat Field after tonight's game was postponed by lightning.
Bryan County High School downed Groves 33-21 on Friday night at Garden City Stadium. The win improves the Redskins to 2-2 and 1-0 in Region 2-AA.
A fire destroyed an apartment Thursday night in the 200 block of Casey Drive in Richmond Hill.
Although it is nearly 20 years since I met my future (American) husband in England and began dating him, I was reminded about this time in our relationship when we recently entertained a lovely young couple in our home. We have known the young man (now in his early 30s) for many years and he used to visit us as a teenager in England, and he seemed keen to introduce us to his new girlfriend. These young people are both from the Southern USA, so have the advantage of understanding each other's cultures and use of the English language ...
Editor: Pumpkins and mums, games for fun, face painting and good food, home and garden decorations-that's what you'll find at this year's Pumpkin Patch, sponsored by the Richmond Hill Garden Club. A tradition for 15 years now, this year's event will be held in the pavilion in J. F. Gregory Park on Saturday, October 4, from 9-1. Admission is free. Tickets ($1 each) must be purchased to play games, buy food, or have faces painted.
SAVANNAH - Georgia Southern University and Senior Citizens Inc., a nonprofit dedicated to helping people age comfortably, have partnered to co-host the annual Elder Abuse Conference on Oct. 3 at the Coastal Georgia Center in downtown Savannah.
Dr. Gary Fischer, left, is the Richmond Hill Rotary Club's newest member. He was inducted Thursday at the Richmond Hill City Center by Rotary's District Governor Ted Thompson during his annual visit to the club.
Bryan County Elementary school students enjoy their new connections classes by becoming detectives in a Math Scene Investigation. In the Math Lab class, Katelyn Finnegan encourages them to investigate and find clues to a math mystery. As they walk around the room to find and solve math clues, it is easy to see that the new connection classes are a big hit.
Bryan County Emergency Services Director Freddy Howell has been named 2014 Fire Chief of the Year by the Georgia Association of Fire Chiefs.