When the focus of a home is on material things, before long the gathering of possessions becomes the most important thing to the household.
The other day I was sitting in the hospital parking lot when I noticed that a hawk had landed in the tree next to my car. It then proceeded to fly down and land on the hood of a car sitting across from mine.
When we stand in line at the post office, the check out line at a grocery store or any other line in public, we see a cross section of our society right here in Richmond Hill.
At its Oct. 27 meeting in Savannah, the Georgia Board of Natural Resources appointed Don "Rick" Gardner and re-appointed H.E. "Sonny" Timmerman to the Coastal Marshlands Protection Committee and the Shore Protection Committee.
Dear editor: I was shocked, and greatly saddened, to read in Wednesday's edition (Nov. 3) that Beef 'O' Brady's was closing. This was my favorite "hometown" restaurant, and I had lunch there as often as I could on the weekends. The food was always good, and the staff friendly. Doug and his wife were always constantly checking to see if everything was to the patron's liking, as did the waitstaff. And they were both well-known for supporting the local high school teams – that was obvious from the time anyone walked in the front door!
The following students at George Washington Carver Elementary School were named to the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period of the 2010-11 school year.
Dear editor: Hospice Savannah's staff, leaders and volunteers would like to thank and honor all past veterans as well as those currently going into harm's way to protect our freedoms, liberty and security on this Veterans Day, Nov. 11.
On Thursday, most of the folks at Richmond Hill City Hall will take a break to honor service members of past and present in the city's annual Veterans Day ceremony.
It was noticed several years ago that there was a connection between boxers getting beat in the head and later having brain damage.
The old Bryan County Health Department building in Richmond Hill has been empty since the spring, and officials want someone to move in.
A small spending increase next year is being suggested for county government, according to the proposed 2011 Bryan County budget.
Pinewood Christian Academy's chapters of the National Honor Society and Junior Honor Society are proud to welcome its newest members. Induction services were held Oct. 18, with a reception that followed to honor the students and their families. To be inducted into the honor society, a student must maintain a cummulative 92.0 grade point average.
A "major spill" occurred at the Richmond Hill wastewater treatment plant on Oct. 26, the second one within a week.
School starts in about a week. Kids are out enjoying their last few days of freedom, and parents are getting ready for another year of asking, "Have you done your homework?!"
Community members came to the Richmond Hill Farmers Market to buy fresh produce, homemade breads and other crafts. The Farmers Market is every Tuesday from 3-7 p.m., at J.F. Gregory Park.
The 3rd Infantry Division Band's brass quintet, woodwind quintet and jazz combo performs its monthly Rhythm of the Marne concert. The concert is free and open to the public. It will be at 7 p.m. Thursday in Fort Stewart's Marne Garden. Visitors without military ID should access Fort Stewart via Gate 1's visitor center
The U.S. Senate race this November between Democrat Michelle Nunn and Republican David Perdue will be one of the more unusual campaigns we have witnessed in Georgia. Neither has held public office, and both are anxious to portray themselves as the ultimate "outsider."
The U.S. Senate race this November between Democrat Michelle Nunn and Republican David Perdue will be one of the more unusual campaigns we have witnessed in Georgia. Neither has held public office and both are anxious to portray themselves as the ultimate "outsider."
Richmond Hill is a city known for its fun events for the whole family. Thursday is no exception.
No one was reported injured in a mobile home fire Monday at 706 Mannie English Road in Ellabell.
School starts next week in Bryan County, meaning those big yellow buses will be back out on our streets and highways, carrying our community's most precious cargo, its children.
Back-to-school is a busy and exciting time of year, no matter what age children are.
Georgia annual back-to-school sales-tax holiday is this weekend.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University will become 100 percent tobacco-free on Friday, GSU President Dr. Brooks Keel recently announced.
BRUNSWICK - The Georgia Coastal Management Program's Coastal Advisory Council's 2014 annual meeting will be held from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday at the Susan Shipman Environmental Learning Center, 1 Conservation Way in Brunswick.
Nearly 150 runners and walkers hit the streets around the Richmond Place subdivision early Saturday morning for the 2nd Annual Red Hot Chili Pepper 5k to raise money for the Thornwell Home for Children.