Editor's note: The following are from students in Lynn Keen's fourth-grade class at First Christian Academy in Richmond Hill. The letters, which were part of a lesson in letter-writing, are in reference to the large flag that flies over Hwy. 17 near the aqueduct courtesy of Tidal Construction Co. The students noticed in late October that the flag was torn and promptly repaired.
SAVANNAH - Beginning in January, Savannah Technical College will offer a full slate of firefighting certification and instructional programs including:
Richmond Hill Recreation Association, our city's own youth sports non-profit, has undergone some exciting new changes in the past few months.
Maike George, assistant manager of the Richmond Hill Public Library, was asked to complete this week's questionnaire:
Air Force Airman Kevin M. Sullivan recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
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Dec. 1: Small works art show - Arts on the Coast sponsors this show, on display now throughout December inside What's the Scoop Cafe, featuring small works of art by local artists. All of the art is on sale for under $150, and includes originals or prints of paintings, photog raphs, mixed media works and more. Stop by to take a look and purchase a unique Christmas gift.
The Richmond Hill Historical Society is kicking off the holiday season with a reception at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Richmond Hill Museum.
STATESBORO -- It's a safe bet Georgia Southern won't be favored when the No. 22-ranked Eagles take on William & Mary in the second round of the FCS playoffs Saturday.
Voters overwhelmingly elected Carter Infinger to represent District 4 on the Bryan County Board of Commissioners, according to unofficial results Tuesday night.
Aura Welch, Maria Martinez and Joyce Kelner are "fresh meat," enduring sore muscles and bruises from playing on a fast-paced and growing grassroots sport team.
Most people don't wake up in the morning, look at themselves in the mirror and say, "I'm going to be a DUI instructor," according to Bob Bennett, who is opening a DUI school in Richmond Hill next month.
Pembroke got a new face on its police force earlier this month.
Longtime Pembroke Lions Club member Marie L. Smith was recognized for her humanitarian work by Lions Club International and named a Melvin Jones Fellow on Nov. 16 by Joe Bill Brannon, Lions Club district governor. Brannon awarded Smith a plaque and said the Melvin Jones Fellowship is "the highest honor that a (Lions) club can give to an individual."
Richmond Hill High School's wrestling team opened the 2014-2015 season with a bang, winning the Blue Devil Duals at Statesboro High School.
The National Weather Service is warning that there could be minor flooding in Bryan, Liberty and Long counties today.
A proposed attendance area for McAllister Elementary has been announced. Here's a link: http://www.bryan.k12.ga.us/Download.asp?L=0&LMID=300224&PN=DocumentUploads&DivisionID=&DepartmentID=&SubDepartmentID=&SubP=&Act=Download&T=1&I=411490
Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's closures and change of hours of Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation facilities are available at:
For the second consecutive year, Georgia has been ranked the No. 1 state for business by Site Selection magazine, an economic-development trade publication, Gov. Nathan Deal recently announced.
Richmond Hill High School won its season basketball opener Saturday night, beating Wayne County 64-26.
At the Nov. 13 weekly meeting of the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill, Bill Cathcart gave members a glimpse into the history of the life of pilot Frank "Monk" O'Driscoll Hunter and Hunter Army Airfield.
There is a TV show called "The Walking Dead" that is popular among many. It is about people who die from a virus but come back to life changed individuals - but not for the good of humanity.
About half of Georgia's 56 State Parks and Historic Sites are located in the northern-most part of the state.
They are having snow up north.
It's been 20 years since Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels graced us as two of the most lovable idiots in the history of cinema.
Soprano, Savannah VOICE Festival artist and teacher Rebecca Flaherty performed a selection of popular and Broadway songs during Festive Friday on Nov. 15, at the Richmond Hill City Center. The evening raised funds to support scholarships and community outreach for the Savannah VOICE Festival. A "Diva Delight" cocktail was developed in honor of the occasion and many local music lovers including members of the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill attended.
The Richmond Hill High School baseball program is holding its 3rd annual Toys for Tots Baseball Camp from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20 at the high school baseball field.
South Bryan residents crowded the meeting room of the Bryan County Board of Commisisoners on Thursday to learn more about the I-95 interchange at Belfast Keller Road.
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, members of the Bryan County Board of Education had extra reason to be thankful at Thursday night's meeting at Bryan County High School in Pembroke.