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County going to one meeting a month

The Bryan County Commission's twice-monthly meeting schedule didn't last long. Two months after going to the new schedule, commissioners voted Tuesday to do away with the second meeting, citing a lack of agenda items.

October 06, 2010 | By Jeff Whitten Staff writer | News


Industrial park gets GRAD status

The county's industrial park in North Bryan, the Interstate Centre, was recently awarded a highly coveted Certificate of Recognition for complying with the requirements set forth by the Georgia Allies for the Georgia Ready for Accelerated Development (GRAD) Program.

October 06, 2010 | Special to the News | Business


Property transfers for Sept. 28-30

The following are property transfers in Bryan County from Sept. 28-30:

October 06, 2010 | | Business


Clothing store wins exclusive contract

The Stella Rose Clothing & More Boutique at 11254 Ford Ave. in Richmond Hill announced recently an exclusive deal with a top British company.

October 06, 2010 | Special to the News | Business


Buiding a healthier Georgia

Sept. 23 marked the six-month anniversary of the enactment of the Affordable Care Act, the new federal health care law. The bulk of the changes go into effect in 2014, giving state and local governments, insurers, providers and other key stakeholders time to translate and implement the new policies.

October 06, 2010 | By Cindy Zeldin Guest columnist | Opinion


Panthers spoil RH homecoming, 13-0

Liberty County used a stout defensive front to stymie Richmond Hill's improved running attack and spoil their homecoming 13-0 at Wildcat Field. A pair of touchdowns by Panthers running back Shadrach Thornton was all the offense needed.

October 06, 2010 | By Terry Logan Correspondent | Sports


Reader: Shall we remain a republic?

Editor: We are at a turn in the road, a crucial moment in our country's history. My good neighbors of Bryan County need to be awakened to vote on Nov. 2. Don't remain asleep and let the future of our free country slip between your fingers.

October 06, 2010 | | Letters


'Skins softball in state championship

The Bryan County High School girls softball team stayed on track Tuesday, Sept. 28, to a state championship with a regular season last game 4-1 win over visiting Brantley County (13-13, 4-4), thanks to the continued mound dominance of junior pitcher Tiffany Howard

October 06, 2010 | By Tim Traywick Correspondent | Sports


High schools crown homecoming royalty

The high schools in Bryan County crowned their homecoming royalty during games Friday night.

October 06, 2010 | | Sports


Lanier Math-A-Thon benefits St. Jude's

Lanier Primary will be hosting the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Math-A-Thon through Oct. 4-15. Students in grades K-2 will have the opportunity to sharpen their math skills while raising funds to help the children of St. Jude's.

October 06, 2010 | Special to the News | Education


Women march up ladder of success

By Shirley Hiers

October 06, 2010 | By Shirley Hiers Columnist | Columnists


Community announcements for Oct. 6

The Richmond Hill Senior Center will host a luncheon with Carter Infinger, candidate for District 4 county commissioner, at 11:30 a.m., Friday, Oct. 8, at the center at 185 Ball Park Road.

October 06, 2010 | Staff report | Community Announcements


Hunter soldier leaves wife, 2 children

FREDERICK, Md. - The Pentagon says a U.S. Army Ranger from Maryland has been killed in combat in Afghanistan.

October 06, 2010 | Associated Press | Military


Kids who do their best are good enough

One of the differences between parents of the 1950s and today's is that the former did not care what grades their children made in school. Mind you, they insisted that their children do their best, but if a child's best was average, his parents accepted that and did nothing to make him look like a better student than what he was. Today's parents, as a lot, seem to have great difficulty accepting less than A's on their children's report cards. As a consequence, they are found doing all they can to create the outward impression ...

October 06, 2010 | By John Rosemond Columnist | Columnists


Early detection is key to cancer survival

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. And since one in eight women in the United States will get breast cancer this year, this month is a great time to highlight and promote the importance of regular mammograms and other methods for early detection of breast cancer. After skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common kind of cancer in women.

October 06, 2010 | By Linda Ratcliffe Columnist | Columnists


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Rotary club gets new member

The Richmond Hill Rotary Club last week inducted its fifth new member this month.

November 28, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle


Put estate planning on holiday to-do list

It's that time of year again. Remember to pick up a turkey or a ham, decorate the house inside and out, and let's not forget the presents - something for everybody on the ever-growing list.

November 28, 2014 | By Michael Smith and Richard Barid Columnists | Business


Be thankful each day for God's blessings

Today is Thanksgiving Day. For the first time in a few years, my wife and I will be celebrating at home. We have family coming in for dinner, and we are looking forward to a good day.

November 28, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith


New 'Hunger Games' has sporadic action; good acting

The "Hunger Games" series continues with the recently released third installment, "Mockingjay - Part 1," which goes the same route that worked for both the "Harry Potter" and "Twilight" series: Split the final chapter into two parts to milk the proverbial cash cow.

November 28, 2014 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Things to Do


What happened to tasty hot dogs?

Come to think of it, what did happen to hot dogs?

November 28, 2014 | By Francis Bond Columnist | Lifestyle


Three of the best 'foodie' movies

TASTY TOWN - Are you still full from your Thanksgiving feast? You probably aren't alone. We wait all year to stuff our faces with the traditional Thanksgiving food. From turkey to green beans to pumpkin pie, everything is delicious. In honor of all of the amazing food you'll be dreaming of until next year, here are three great movies for the "foodie" in all of us.

November 28, 2014 | By Sarah Binghurst OK.com | Lifestyle


Woman wins iPad from News

Congratulations to Melissa Edmonston, who won the iPad drawing sponsored by the Bryan County News at the Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival last month in Richmond Hill.

November 28, 2014 | Staff Report | Business


Homeless tell their own stories with personal cameras

Rachel Marcotte falls asleep 20-30 times a day.

November 28, 2014 | Lane Anderson Deseret News | Hot Topics


3 of the best 'foodie' movies

TASTY TOWN - Are you still full from your Thanksgiving feast? You probably aren't alone. We wait all year to stuff our faces with the traditional Thanksgiving food. From turkey to green beans to pumpkin pie, everything is delicious. In honor of all of the amazing food you'll be dreaming of until next year, here are three great movies for the "foodie" in all of us.

November 28, 2014 | Sarah Bringhurst OK.com | Hot Topics


Five tips for being grateful

Whether saying grace, giving a compliment or counting your blessings, gratitude has been scientifically proven to not only improve mental health but physical health.

November 28, 2014 | By Frank Clayton Deseret News | Hot Topics


Cartoon symbolic of those who let Obama ruin our country

Editor, An editorial cartoon by R. McKee serves as a modern take on the old Hans Christian Anderson tale about the emperor who was swindled by to weavers who promise to make him a suit of clothes that is invisible to people who are stupid and incompetent. When the emperor and his cabinet members cannot see the clothes, they pretend to be able to see them for fear of being deemed unfit for their positions. In reality, the swindlers only pretended to make the suit and clothe the emperor. He isn't wearing anything.

November 27, 2014 | | Opinion


You have to choose for yourself -- part 2

DeleteLast week, we began studying about the choice each person has to make if they want to go to heaven. The thoughts are continued this week.

November 27, 2014 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


BCHS students take part in SeaPerch

Students in Inga Cashon's engineering-concepts class and in Ginnie Sherrod's Science Club at Bryan County High School have been involved with the SeaPerch program throughout this month.

November 27, 2014 | Special to the News | Education


R Hill having Christmas decoration contest

The city of Richmond Hill is holding its first Christmas-decoration contest.

November 27, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle


BCES names employee of quarter

Firefighter Jason Blalock has been named Employee of the Quarter for the fourth and final quarter of 2014 at Bryan County Emergency Services. Blalock, left, was nominated by several BCES members. He is receiving the award from BCES Chief Freddy Howell.

November 27, 2014 | Special to the News | Public Safety


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