Q: My ex-husband and I aren't friendly. Ours was his second marriage. His first marriage produced a child, but when he and his first wife divorced, he renounced all parental rights. Our son is now 16. I always hoped he'd tell our son about his first marriage, his other son and how his alcoholism played the biggest role in our divorce, but he never has. I've had chats about the divorce with our son, but I'm wondering if I should tell him about his half-brother. I don't want my son to find out later and ...
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Your honesty continues to impress everyone who needs reassurance about a project. But be careful you don't lose patience with those who are still not ready to act.
The greatest place on earth is the coast. Now, mind you, I love the Georgia coast better than about anywhere I can think of, but we're not the only place on earth with a coast. Every coast has its qualities - good and bad. My coast has it all.
"I am drug free" is the theme for this year's Red Ribbon Week, which is Oct. 23-31. The Red Ribbon Campaign, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, is the perfect opportunity for community members to unite and take a stand against substance abuse by wearing a red ribbon.
Texas already looms large in its own imagination. Its elevated self-image didn't need this: More than half of the net new jobs in the U.S. during the past 12 months were created in the Lone Star State.
Coastal Bryan Tree Foundation announced this week that volunteers will come together to plant trees Saturday at Henderson Park on Hwy. 144.
A package tested for anthrax but found to contain powdered shaving cream put Fort Stewart on alert late Monday morning. Emergency responders first shut down the Winn Army Community Hospital emergency department and then the post office on Hase Road when a postal worker showed up in the ER complaining of burning in her lungs. Both facilities reopened about two and a half hours later once the substance was tested and deemed harmless.
Twenty-four members of Long County High School's Future Business Leaders of America club recently attended a fall motivational rally in Perry.
Richard Dunlop, director of the Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Glennville, is retiring effective Nov 1. A veteran of the Vietnam War and an Army retiree, Dunlop has worked for the State Department of Veterans Service for more than 14 years.
The Midway Museum has temporarily closed its doors after the sudden retirement of long-time curators Joann Clark and Dianne Clark Behrens.
It's time for a change on the Bryan County Board of Commissioners, said Lynda Morse, who is running for the District 4 seat as a write-in candidate with the hopes of being that change agent.
The next four years will shape the way Bryan County will grow for 25 years to come, said Carter Infinger, who is running for the District 4 spot on the Bryan County Board of Commissioners because he wants to be part of that planning process.
Have you ever noticed that even in our Lord's life, men were following the words of men and not those of God?
To Butch Broome, it seems like a natural step for him to run for the soon-to-be vacated District 4 seat on the Bryan County Board of Commissioners.
At the beginning of this summer, I got a call from my sister concerning my favorite uncle who lives in Indiana. He had been battling cancer and had taken several chemotherapy treatments.
Last week, seemingly all the national news agencies reported on the American Academy of Pediatrics' new recommendation that middle and high schools start no earlier than 8:30 a.m. to help ensure older children get more sleep.
Have you noticed how "nostalgia" sells? This hit me like an antique butter churn the other day as I was watching television, and so many of the commercials have incorporated "old rock" music into their marketing spiels. And we can say, "Yes I remember that one!" We might even say, "Hey, that was our song!"
Richmond Hill Montessori Preschool on Highway 17 is the only child care in Bryan County that is a Quality Rated Program by the state Department of Early Care and Learning.
Sept. 2 Family Promise of Bryan County will hold a general meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2, at Ellabell United Methodist Church in Ellabell. Email Aviva Rice at email@example.com for more information.
Celebrate your favorite superhero in September at George P. Hays Library. There's no charge.
A Georgia State University economist is predicting that Georgia's economic growth will be solid in the coming years.
Students at Carver Elementary and Richmond Hill Elementary are used to doing well on test scores.
The Bryan County Board of Education approved a $55.4 million 2015 budget Thursday that adds new teachers and administrators to the growing system without raising the millage rate.
This ALS Ice Bucket Challenge thing just won't quit.
"Sin City: A Dame to Kill For" is the long-awaited sequel to the graphically stylized hit from 2005.
American Legion Post 164 will host a Legion Youth Group Poker Run on Nov. 1 to help support local kids who use the Legion Post for events.
The Rotary Club of Richmond Hill has launched a program to help support approximately 70 hungry children who attend our schools and rely on the Backpacks of Love program that they do not go hungry over the weekends and during school vacations.
The Bryan County Board of Education voted Thursday to extend superintendent Dr. Paul Brooksher's contract another two years. The BoE also voted 5-2 to approve a 2015 budget of approximately $55.4 million.
I got surprised again last week. I get used to working with local growers and gardeners and mercifully forget that there are people in charge of food and fiber resources who are well meaning but profoundly ignorant.
Has anyone ever wondered what the Bryan County Emergency Services is all about? Ever thought about what it feels like to have fire gear on?