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Regional health fair in the works

The Coastal Georgia Area Community Action Authority will sponsor a community-wide health fair for members of Liberty, Long, Bryan, Camden, Glynn, McIntosh, Tattnall and Wayne counties from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday, July 22, at the Glynn Place Mall in Brunswick. Organizers say the fair is designed to increase health awareness for the community through education and prevention.

June 23, 2010 | Special to the News | Health


Horoscopes for week of June 23-30

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Although you don't like to change plans once they're set, once again, you might find that doing so can make a big difference in your favor. Family matters dominate the weekend.

June 23, 2010 | Special to the News | Things to Do


Squirrel causes power outage in RH

Around 2,600 Georgia Power customers in Richmond Hill are still in the dark after a squirrel caused an outage earlier this morning.

June 23, 2010 | By Lori Wynn Staff writer | News


Career academy could be bridge for schools, business

When a handful of community leaders visited the Golden Isles Career Academy in Brunswick last month, they gave the facility glowing reviews.

But that wasn't all. Some came back convinced that Bryan County needs a career academy of its own.

June 23, 2010 | By Jeff Whitten Staff writer | News


Student completes ROTC training

Sakarrai K. Sanders has been commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army after successfully completing the Army ROTC (Reserve Officer Training Corps) program and graduating with a bachelor's degree from Lincoln University, Jefferson City, Mo.

June 23, 2010 | | Lifestyle


Pembroke area businessman honored

Clayton Homes, the nation's largest home builder, announced that Joe Belcher has been named the inaugural winner of the James L. Clayton Award.

June 23, 2010 | Special to the News | Business


Local banker finishes graduate school

Brad Brookshire, vice president of Bryan Bank & Trust, recently graduated from the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge.

June 23, 2010 | Special to the News | Business


Know when to claim credits, deductions

Tax credits and tax deductions are two common ways people lower their income tax bills. Although similar in intention, these two tax-reduction methods have fundamental differences and are not interchangeable.

June 23, 2010 | By Jason Alderman Practical money skills | Business


Crusaders grab Harrell Invitational title

The Black Creek Crusaders 9 and under travel baseball team played in the 10th annual J. Harrell Invitational on June 8-13. The tournament at Bazemore park in Garden City is for 10-and-under teams, and the Crusaders ran the table, beating the Savannah Bulls 7-6 in the title game to finish 5-0.

June 23, 2010 | Special to the News | Sports


When is a golf stroke actually a stroke

Question: Art and Danny are playing in their men's association tournament. On the 5th hole, Danny takes a practice swing from just off the green and accidentally hits his ball, causing it to move several feet and onto the putting surface. Danny then takes his putter and prepares to hit his next shot. Before he putts, Art tells him that he must replace his ball where it was and add a penalty stroke for moving his ball when it was in play. Is Art correct or can Danny play his ball from the putting surface and count the accidental ...

June 23, 2010 | By Graham Lewis Columnist | Sports


Golden Isle retreat full of fun, surprises

If there's a place where "keep this a secret" comes to mind, it's St. Catherines Island.

June 23, 2010 | By Shirley Hiers Columnist | Columnists


Former Pembroke mayor dies

Former Pembroke mayor Woodrow Pickett died Monday, according to an obituary sent Tuesday from Flanders Morrison Funeral Home. Pickett was 96.

June 23, 2010 | Staff report | News


Random thoughts on random subjects

Not only is Vince Dooley a Hall of Fame football coach but he is a Master Gardener, too. I just got a copy of his new book, "Vince Dooley's Garden: The Horticultural Journey of a Football Coach." (Looking Glass Books) How many people do you know who have had a hydrangea named after them (Hydrangea Macrophylla, also known as the "Dooley") and can recognize an over/under 4-3 defense?

I asked him about his son, Derrick, the new head football coach at Tennessee.

June 23, 2010 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion


YP3: Liberty you say?

"Allah Bismillah, etc., God is great, and Mahomet is his prophet.

June 23, 2010 | By Alford Hardy Guest columnist | Columnists


Locals earn academic, military honors

Stephanie Darieng was named to the honor roll for her eighth-grade year at Richmond Hill Middle School.

Her name was mistakenly left out of the list of honor roll students submitted by the school.

June 23, 2010 | Staff reports | Education


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Pembroke OKs ‘workforce’ housing

The Pembroke City Council approved a resolution Monday that officials hope will one day bring the city a new development.

April 19, 2014 | Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Live Oak residents speak out about proposed storage facility

Veronica Barth asked the Richmond Hill City Council at its meeting Tuesday night to use its best judgment to protect property values if it ultimately approves a commercial development behind the A-1 Motel on Highway 17.

April 19, 2014 | Steve Scholar Special to the News | Local news


Roundup: Wildcats wrap up No. 2 seed for state playoffs

RHHS locks up home game

April 19, 2014 | Staff repoort | Local sports


Using fun to teach message of safety

For Bill Collins, spending the better part of two days talking to kids about the importance of public safety is part of the job.

April 18, 2014 | Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Public Safety


Boating accident leads to homicide indictment

A man indicted for boating under the influence of drugs and alcohol when he caused the August death of Shana Crozier, 25, remains in Bryan County Jail after he was denied bond Thursday.

April 18, 2014 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news


'Out of Furnace' is too depressing

I've got a quiz for you today. Can you tell me which actor is going from playing the Caped Crusader to portraying Moses?

April 18, 2014 | By Sasha McBrayer Movie reviewer | Things to Do


Europe, UK Easter traditions mirror US

Easter is, of course, one of the major Christian festivals across the world. While the religious meaning is the same, I find the history of many Easter traditions - and some of the cultural differences surrounding its celebration in the United Kingdom and the United States -interesting.

April 18, 2014 | By Lesley Frances Columnist | Lifestyle


Tax-free days extended for two years

Gov. Nathan Deal on Monday signed House Bill 958, legislation that will extend the statewide back-to-school tax-free holiday and ENERGY STAR and WaterSense appliance tax-free holiday weekends for an additional two years.

April 18, 2014 | Special to the News | Business


Flashflood watch in effect in area

A flashflood watch has been issued for Liberty County and the rest of our area by the National Weather Service.

April 18, 2014 | Staff report | Public Safety


Armstrong dropping 'Atlantic' from name

The University System of Georgia's Board of Regents voted Tuesday to allow Armstrong Atlantic State University to shorten its name to Armstrong State University. The name modification will take affect at the beginning of the new fiscal year, which starts July 1. Armstrong is building a new 21,000-square-foot Armstrong Liberty Center on Memorial Drive in Hinesville. The new campus is scheduled to open in summer 2015.

April 18, 2014 | Special to the News | Education


Gathering at Geechee Kunda Saturday

The Gathering will be from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at Geechee Kunda, 622 Ways Temple Road in Riceboro.

April 18, 2014 | Special to the News | Things to Do


Conservation efforts in Effingham get hand

Surrounded by cypress trees dating back more than a millennium and hosts of tupelo trees, Brian Cohen regaled a gathering of canoe- and kayak-paddlers with the story of Ebenezer Crossing.

April 18, 2014 | By Pat Donahue Correspondent | Lifestyle


Rabies clinic in North Bryan May 3

A rabies clinic will be held from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, May 3, in the Lanier Primary School parking lot.

April 18, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle


At the movies April 18-25

Movies show around Bryan County in the coming week include:

April 18, 2014 | Special to the News | Things to Do


Victim in on-post wreck was civilian

One man was killed Wednesday afternoon in a wreck on Highway 119 on Fort Stewart, and two soldiers were injured, according to Fort Stewart spokesman Kevin Larson.

April 18, 2014 | Staff report | Public Safety


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