The Ford Plantation in Richmond Hill has been named best wedding venue by the 2011 Bride's Choice Awards with the online wedding planning resource Wedding Wire.
The following students at Bryan County Elementary School made the honor roll for the second nine-week grading period of the 2010-11 school year:
The last day to register for T-ball and baseball with Richmond Hill Recreation Association for the spring is Monday.
I usually dance around the topic of children in this column, because I don't have any.
One of the oldest churches in Liberty County, the Walthourville Baptist Church, was founded in 1809 as the North Newport Baptist Church.
Our society seems to like people being exposed. Television shows and tabloids grow as they parade the darkest sins of people in front of us.
CLAY NATIONAL GUARD CENTER - Georgia National Guard CWO2 Frank Williams on Jan. 24 received the Ancient Order of Saint Barbara award, which was given to him by the U.S. Field Artillery Association during the Saint Barbara's Day Ball in Athens.
MACON - Members of a board trying to decide whether to keep a Georgia music museum in Macon or move it were unable to decide, and members say they want to learn more about potential sites.
Four players scored in double figures for Bryan County on Friday to lead the Lady Redskins to a 53-43 win over visiting Region 3A-A rival Savannah Christian.
Tay Reynolds scored a game high 17 points to help lead Richmond Hill to a 42-28 region 2A-AAAA win over visiting Wayne County.
French and German authorities plan to visit Savannah to name a new honorary consul for France and Germany in the coastal Georgia city.
Authorities say a former Savannah State University football player has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for his role in an attack that left a fellow student with a compressed skull.
The multiple arms of the law wasted no time snatching up speeders on Fort Stewart's roads this week.
In his State of the Union address given Tuesday evening, President Barack Obama called for renewed American innovation and cooperation and pointed to the nation's military as an example to follow.
One hundred and fifty years ago some area residents mustered into the service of the Confederate States of America at Fort Morris in eastern Liberty County.
MOUNT VERNON - Brewton-Parker College Chairman of the Board and Acting President Gary Campbell recently released the names of members who constitute the presidential search committee for the 17th president of Brewton-Parker College.
Paul was a man who sought to do what God wanted him to do, no matter the cost. He tried to live in a manner that brought glory to God, and pointed people to Jesus.
Who would have ever thought that an ill-conceived plan to break into the Watergate hotel during the 1972 Democratic convention would lead to a suffix explosion of named scandals and dirty deeds?
"American Sniper" was a film that originally was given a limited release in order to qualify it for awards consideration. It was widely released Jan. 16, and it caused quite a stir by having the biggest January opening weekend in history, grossing $89 million. I'm here to tell you that it was pretty much worth every bit of fanfare.
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During last week's Rotary Club of Richmond Hill meeting at the City Center in J.F. Gregory Park, megateeth diver Bill Eberlein, who is a past Rotary Club of Richmond Hill president, told members of his recent rescue after being lost at sea during a dive. In addition, Jenny Woodruff from the Savannah Music Festival gave a presentation about their Musical Explorers educational-outreach program.
The United Way of the Coastal Empire's Bryan County Office and the United Way Mobile Food Pantry will be in Richmond Hill from 10 a.m. until noon Thursday at J.F. Gregory Park for a mobile food drop.
Richmond Hill High School released its 2015 baseball schedule Friday.
The federal government is proposing opening the Atlantic Ocean to offshore drilling, and is soliciting comments from the public.
The 63rd Expeditionary Signal Battalion will move from Fort Gordon to Fort Stewart in July, according to a press release from Fort Stewart.
Sometimes, habits are not good.
Former Richmond Hill High School point guard Andy Sharpe, now head coach at NCAA Division 2 Southern Arkansas University, picked up his 200thcoaching win as a college coach on Jan. 15 the Muleriders beat visiting Champion Baptist 81-42.
The Bryan County High School Lady Redskins played serious defense Friday night against visiting Bacon County, earning a 49-7 win.
The environmental advocacy group One Hundred Miles is chartering a bus to take area residents to Atlanta in February to talk to legislators about issues facing the Georgia coast.
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