Friday morning started with a simple lesson on the nuts and bolts of local city government.
I'm not sure what I think about 2013. But I do know some stuff caught my interest while other stuff didn't.
Richmond Hill has agreed to a $150,000 settlement with an engineering firm it fired nearly two years ago regarding the design of the planned wastewater treatment facility.
The National Football League's rejection of a Super Bowl advertisement by Black Creek-based Daniel Defense has generated quite a stir.
Pembroke is taking preliminary steps toward getting state funding to help fix up the city's Municipal Park.
It appears utilities management company OMI isn't leaving Richmond Hill without at least a public attempt to strike a deal.
It's practically impossible to miss a hot air balloon.
Calling it a move that will save taxpayers money and keep millage rates low, the Richmond Hill City Council voted unanimously Tuesday against keeping the private company OMI to run the city's public works department next year.
Richmond Hill High School surveyed seniors and their parents this week to determine when and where they want to hold graduation.
Members of Richmond Hill High School's graduating class may get a chance to vote on where they want to receive their diplomas after school board members discussed putting potential venues into an online survey.
Getting into school buildings in Bryan County could soon be more difficult as officials look at tightening security at each of the system's schools.
Richmond Hill could have a Goody's department store just in time for Christmas.
If you want to give yourself a headache, try reading through Richmond Hill's new sign ordinance.
Bryan County has become the second county to authorize a Savannah-based law firm to look into whether it has a case against King America Finishing, the Screven County plant blamed for the largest recorded fish kill in Ogeechee River history.
More than 230 Bryan County teachers voluntarily went to summer school this year as part of the school system's first summer professional learning institute.
The curriculum for about half an hour last Thursday at Richmond Hill Primary School covered the basics of fire safety, including how to crawl under smoke and stop, drop and roll.
Chess is helping Richmond Hill kids learn everything from math to map reading.
Update: The following local businesses have signed on to support the Bryan County Children's Fund, which annually provides gifts of toys and clothing to hundreds of local kids who otherwise would have no presents to open on Christmas morning: Richmond Hill Transmission, Toni's Grooming, Cindy's Custom Framing, Espresso Hill.
Work on Richmond Hill's sidewalks master plan will start later this month after city-council members Tuesday approved a bid of $385,863 to get the project under way.
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