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Senate busy with bills, teasing newbies

• Day 17 (Tuesday, Feb. 22): While much of this session has been dedicated to talks about the HOPE scholarship program and the changes that will have to be made, Gov. Nathan Deal announced his proposals at a news conference today. The successful program that has provided numerous Georgia students with opportunities to continue their education has fallen on difficult times recently due to rising costs and declining revenues. The program is projected to show a deficit of around $240 million in the current fiscal year and more than $300 million in the next fiscal year. To give the program the ...

March 02, 2011 | By State Sen. Buddy Carter Special to the News | Opinion


Obama game plan is more of the same

President Barack Obama is stirring up the forces of reaction. Or at least he wants to. He is their inspiration and their leader, the nation's most eloquent and powerful advocate of a government of the past.

March 02, 2011 | By Rich Lowry Columnist | Opinion


Jail crisis has been building for years

Does Georgia have a higher percentage of criminals in its population than any other state? Let's hope not.

March 02, 2011 | By Columbus Ledger-Enquirer | Opinion


Be patient with those who haven't grown up

Q: Our 19-year-old daughter is dating a 19-year-old boy, who, in general, we like. He's not a partier, he doesn't smoke or drink, he's serious about his education and he has a rational career plan mapped out. Our daughter also is a responsible, level-headed girl. The problem is that the boyfriend's response to almost anything my daughter says is a cut or put-down, a dismissal of her accomplishment or mocking. She says his father does the same thing to him, his brother and their mother; so to him, it's "normal." Our daughter is an upbeat ...

March 02, 2011 | By John Rosemond Columnist | Faith


Read labels to make better food choices

March is National Nutrition Month and it's the perfect time to start making smart food choices by reading labels and ordering healthier meals when eating out.

March 02, 2011 | By Linda Ratcliffe Columnist | Health


Democrats want to slow HOPE talks

ATLANTA - Senate Democrats are concerned that a proposal to cut the cash-strapped HOPE scholarship and prekindergarten program is moving too quickly through the Legislature.

March 02, 2011 | Associated Press | Education


Teachers, parents fear pre-K cuts

ATLANTA - A plan to scale back Georgia's free, full-day pre-kindergarten program - the first of its kind in the United States - to a half-day has teachers fearing shrunken paychecks and working parents scrambling to find day care for their 4-year-olds.

March 02, 2011 | By Dorie Turner and Shannon McCaffrey Associated Press writers | Education


School nurses raise heart disease warning

BRUNSWICK - Georgia school nurses launched a major campaign in February, which was American Heart Month, to educate teachers, staff and parents about the signs and symptoms of cardiovascular disease, as well as ways to lead a heart-healthy lifestyle.

March 02, 2011 | Special to the News | Health


Tour Civil War fort by candlelight

Fort McAllister State Historic Park will have a candle lantern tour from 7-8 p.m. Saturday. There also will be cannon firings and musket demonstrations all day long. Visitors who tour the fort by candlelight will see Civil War soldiers going about their nightly duties. Participants are asked to stay with their tour guides or they may be captured as a spy. Please do not bring flashlights.

March 02, 2011 | Special to the News | Things to Do


Horoscopes for week of March 1-8

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Consider moving beyond the usual methods to find a more creative means of handling a difficult on-the-job situation. Avoid confrontation and, instead, aim for cooperation.

March 02, 2011 | Special to the News | Things to Do


Wrestlers qualify for state youth tournament

Six Richmond Hill Mat Cats qualified for the state youth tournament and will compete the next two Saturdays.

March 01, 2011 | Special to the Bryan County News | Local sports


Rand Tuttle to speak at museum

The Richmond Hill Historical Society will host author Rand Wood Tuttle as guest speaker of its monthly lecture series at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Richmond Hill Museum.

March 01, 2011 | Special to the News | Lifestyle


Redskins come back to beat Panthers 9-8

Garrett Riggleman drove in Alex Covington in the bottom of the ninth inning to give Bryan County High School a 9-8 win in extra innings over visiting Liberty County (2-1) on Monday night in Pembroke.

March 01, 2011 | By Tim Traywick Bryan County News | Local sports


Rec officials seek responsibility shift

The recreation programs in South Bryan have grown to such a size that some officials say it's time to transition administrative duties to the director of the recreation department there.

March 01, 2011 | Hallie D. Martin Special to the News | Local news


Last American WWI veteran dies

WASHINGTON, Feb. 28, 2011 - Frank Woodruff Buckles, the last surviving American World War I veteran, died yesterday at his West Virginia home. He was 110.

February 28, 2011 | By Fred W. Baker III American Forces Press Service | Military


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Wildcats beat Wayne County 11-1

Senior Brian Eichorn threw a 3-hitter and Richmond Hill High School evened its record to 3-3 with an 11-1 win in five innings Wednesday over visiting Wayne County.

March 05, 2015 | Staff Bryan County News | Local sports


The Next 7 Days

March 7 Coastal Bryan Tree Foundation Annual Oyster Roast - 6 to 9 p.m. Coastal Bryan Tree Foundation is hosting our Annual Oyster Roast at J.F. Gregory Park, Richmond Hill GA. Our Vision: Working with the community to create a legacy of trees. Our Mission: The mission of the Coastal Bryan Tree Foundation is to plant, promote and protect trees, especially live oaks. Website: http://coastalbryantreefoundation.org/

March 05, 2015 | | Life on the Hill


Classic car to be showcased at museum

The Richmond Hill Historical Society and Museum will host Cars and Coffee from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 7, at 11460 Ford Ave. Cars and Coffee is a monthly event showcasing unique, rare and antique cars and a coffee bar by Espresso Hill. This month's special guest is a 1957 Mercedes-Benz Ponton from New Zealand, owned by Fred and Elisabeth Smits who are making a stop on their world tour with this historic vehicle. Visitors can see the car, historic photos and hear a presentation about its journey. The cost to attend is free. Coffee ...

March 05, 2015 | Special to the News | Lifestyle


Three Wildcats earn All 3-AAAAA recognition

Richmond Hill High School basketball standout Isaiah Hill was named first-team All-Region 3-AAAAA by coaches on Wednesday.

March 05, 2015 | | Local sports


Carver student bound for National Geographic State Bee

Carver Elementary School fifth grader Pooja Kormath has qualified to compete in the state level competition of the National Geographic Bee on Friday, March 27 at the Georgia College of Arts and Sciences in Milledgeville.

March 05, 2015 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news


Ground broken for WaterWays Welcome Center

WaterWays Township, a 2,300-acre planned community in South Bryan County, recently announce the groundbreaking of the WaterWays Township Welcome Center.

March 05, 2015 | Special to the News | Business


Construction worker falls at school site

A construction worker was reportedly airlifted by Lifestar to Memorial University Health Center in Savannah this morning after he fell approximately 15 feet while working at the construction site of the new McAllister Elementary, according to Bryan County Emergency Services.

March 05, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Pipeline proposed to run through area

Kinder Morgan Energy Partners L.P. hopes to build a pipeline through the Southeast, including an offshoot that would run through Liberty County.

March 05, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray Correspondent | News


BCHS STAR student, teacher named

In front of cheering classmates, faculty, family and friends, Bryan County High School senior Reed Walker was named the school's STAR student Monday. She, in turn, named Keith Corbin as her STAR teacher.

March 04, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


City to allow vote on Sunday package sales

Members of Richmond Hill City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to let residents decide whether package sales of alcohol should be legal on Sundays within city limits.

March 04, 2015 | Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


10 BCHS players earn 2-AA honors

Junior Tiffany Howard has been the breakout star of the young season so far. Howard currently leads the team with a .604 average and 29 hits.

March 03, 2015 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local sports


Former Liberty deputy injured on job at port

William Solomon, a former Liberty County deputy who now works security at the Georgia Ports Authority, was injured when he was struck by a tractor trailer there Monday, according to GSP Trooper Jamie Wilson.

March 03, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety


Crash victim identified

The woman who died early Monday in a five-vehicle accident on I-95 has been identified as Vicki Persons, 62, of McIntosh County, according to GSP Trooper Quincy Melvin

March 02, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety


Watch your T’s in order to live better with God

"Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak." - Matthew 26:41 (KJV)

February 28, 2015 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


Montessori marks School Choice Week

Richmond Hill Montessori Preschool held a special event last month to celebrate National School Choice Week.

February 28, 2015 | Special to the News | Education


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