WASHINGTON - A group of U.S. veterans who say they were raped, insulted and otherwise abused by their comrades want to force the Pentagon to change how it handles such cases.
The body of Cpl. Catlin May, a 3rd ID soldier assigned to 2nd Battalion, 7th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, was recovered Saturday evening by installation emergency services from recreational Pond 28 on Fort Stewart.
The Los Angeles Sheriff's Departments announced Monday that Pvt. Daniel Brazelton, a 3rd Infantry Division soldier who escaped from custody Friday, is considered armed and dangerous.
Highway widening and interchange upgrades are among some of the transportation improvements county officials wants to tackle if a special sales tax gets approved next year.
Register now for a trip to see the Daytona 500, billed as NASCAR's biggest, richest and most prestigious event. The sign-up deadline is Friday (Feb. 18) and the race is on Feb. 20.
WASHINGTON, Feb. 14, 2011 - Training will begin shortly for experts in certain specialties and leaders as part of the plan for finalizing repeal of the law that bars gay men, lesbians and bisexuals from serving openly in the military, the chief of staff for the Defense Department's repeal implementation team said here today.
When Townsend resident and World War II veteran Harold Hicks, 92, recounts his war experiences, it's like having someone read a historical novel aloud. Hicks appears thoughtful, friendly and keenly focused. A retired research chemist, he says he still strives to "help out when I can."
Gov. Nathan Deal recently announced almost $20 million in cuts to the state's pre-k program, but Bryan County School officials don't yet know how that cut will affect their programs.
Among the entries in the police blotter in the Weekend Bryan County News was:
A North Carolina man working at the Travel Lodge motel was stunned with a Taser on Wednesday by Richmond Hill Police after an incident at the Hwy. 17 motel. He was later arrested and charged with disorderly conduct and obstructing a law enforcement officer.
Students at the Ford Academy's pre-school recently raised $1,000 to help pay for another child's medical bills.
Sierra Harn, a seventh-grade clarinet student at Bryan County Middle School, recently performed at the Georgia Music Educators Association District 1 Middle School Honor Band Clinic on Feb. 4.
Applications are being accepted through March 4 for the 2011 High Tunnel Pilot Study. James E. Tillman, state conservationist for the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Georgia said the state has designated $100,000 for the initiative.
Senior citizens who meet and eat five days a week at the Pembroke Seniors Center are always making crafts, and they have some to sell: knitted and crocheted items, decorative birdhouses, some leftover Christmas decorations and more.
The Mobile Food Pantry will be at Gospel Truth Bible Clinic from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the clinic at 362 Wade Carter Road, Ellabell.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court from Feb. 11-25:
The Chinese are having trouble separating their sheep from their goats, at least that's the way it looks to many Americans and Europeans trying to make sense of the Chinese calendar.
Finding a job that is a "good fit" can take time, but sometimes it's smooth sailing and that job finds us. That is exactly what happened to David Prutz, food services director at The Suites at Station Exchange.
This weekend is one I dread. But I like what happens following it.
Q: How long have The Suites at Station Exchange been open?
"Focus" relies a little too much on style and wildly unexpected twists to carry it through. However, thanks mostly to the charisma of its two stars, it manages to get itself out of obligatory territory - most of the time.
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 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/
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 ...
Richmond Hill High School basketball standout Isaiah Hill was named first-team All-Region 3-AAAAA by coaches on Wednesday.
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.
WaterWays Township, a 2,300-acre planned community in South Bryan County, recently announce the groundbreaking of the WaterWays Township Welcome Center.
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.
Kinder Morgan Energy Partners L.P. hopes to build a pipeline through the Southeast, including an offshoot that would run through Liberty County.
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.