Military families' kids (15 and younger) are invited to a fishing event from 7-10 a.m. Saturday at Halstrom Lake on Hunter. Participants can register at the site.
The Holiday Inn Express, 4601 Highway 17 in Richmond Hill, will host a two-day screening of Robin Williams movies Friday and Saturday.
Our area is under a flash flood watch through this evening.
An AARP safe-driving course will be held from
The Richmond Hill City Center recently announced Festive Fridays, a new initiative from 5-7 p.m. each second and third Friday beginning this month.
Unity in the Community founders Craig and Sharon Butts met with Richmond Hill City Councilman Johnny Murphy to discuss plans for the city.
A man reported Aug. 19 that "a truck drove through his yard which left markings."
Sept. 9; The Bryan-Evans Retired Educators Association will its first meeting/brunch social of the year at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014 in the social hall of Pembroke United Methodist Church in Pembroke. Meeting will include the installation of officers. Email email@example.com and put BEREA in the subject box.
The sacrifice made by Christ caused him to suffer humiliation and pain.
Lately, I've been thinking about the treasure trove that can be found in life's challenging times - the wisdom, the victories, the emotional muscle built and, of course, the stories. As those who know me well often say with a smile, "It's always about the story with her."
Soldiers from Company F, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Aviation Regiment, 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade made the single largest donation this year at Fort Stewart - 4,318 pounds of food - for Feds Feed Families, which ran June 1-Aug. 27.
I realize, perhaps better than anyone, that it's not polite to ask others about their reproductive plans. I've long ranted about how much it annoyed me when friends, family members and even perfect strangers would inquire about a possible plunge into parenthood. Even now, as most of my readers know, I get aggravated when people ask whether my 2-year-old daughter, Reese, will ever be a sister.
DECATUR - AARP Foundation Tax-Aide - the nation's largest free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance service - is seeking volunteers across Georgia to help taxpayers seeking assistance preparing and filing their 2014 tax returns.
Lady Redskin sisters Brooke and Shelby Barfield combined to give up only three hits and allowed no runs in Bryan County's 8-0 shutout over St. Vincent's last week in a home game and Region 2-AA contest.
The Bryan County Board of Commissioners regular meeting is at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the court house in Pembroke.
I've seen people get into heated debates over a wide range of topics, running the gamut from the rules for hopscotch to whether we should abandon the electoral college concept.
I have one of the most interesting jobs in the world.
SPRINGFIELD – The fifth Effingham Oktoberfest will be held Friday and Saturday behind Rincon Chevrolet, 5480 Highway 21 S. in Rincon.
The other day, I was out at our community dock and someone from the community said to me, "I really like your shirt."
Sept. 25: A workshop for wartime veterans or surviving spouses of wartime veterans to learn about eligibility for long-term care benefits will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, at the Suites at Station Exchange, 3205 TSX Grand Central in Richmond Hill. Call to make a reservation at 912-445-2425.
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Chamber of Commerce members and their guests attended at Business After Hours hosted by Ameris Bank, located on Ford Avenue. Guests enjoyed time networking and eating refreshments together. Tiffany Stroud documented some of the event with her camera.
Sept. 25: Wartime Veterans Workshop – Wartime veterans or surviving spouses of wartime veterans are invited to this workshop to learn about certain earned VA benefits. The workshop, located at Suites at Station Exchange, will begin at 2 p.m. Guests can learn about Long Term Care Benefits to pay for Home Care, Assisted Living or Nursing Home Care. To register, call 445-2425.
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This past Wednesday, the Richmond Hill High School cross country team hosted its second annual Wetlands Adventure Relay.
If you haven't heard of the group 100 Miles, you're probably not alone.
A few days ago I saw a television commercial where Bo and Luke Duke were brought back from the "Dukes of Hazzard" to promote some product. Once again they were in "The General" outrunning the law. I don't even recall the product they were hawking, but it made me stop and think about that old programming and just how juvenile it really was - just short of "Scooby Doo."
Lists can rule over us like dictators who sport perfectly coiffed hair, pterodactyl brooches and high heels. Many of us know what it's like to be governed by our own to-do lists, driving some of us to become "anti-list-ivists" who refuse to write anything down. This scenario, however, can be just as counterproductive as the other.
I often wonder who reads the articles I write for the newspaper.
You know how attics are. They're filled with junk, Christmas stuff and memories that you can't toss away. As I was digging through boxes the other day, bound and determined to find a dress pattern from 15 years ago, I found a scrapbook from my high school FHA years.