Pembroke City Council named Randy Alexander as police chief at Monday night's meeting. Alexander spent the past nine years as Guyton's police chief and establishedd the city's first police department, according to a press release.
January 12, 2015 | Staff Bryan County News | Local news
ATLANTA - Savannah-area customers and associates contributed more than $40,800 in six weeks to Kroger's 2014 Can Hunger Campaign and $10,000 to a second initiative benefiting America's Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia.
January 12, 2015 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
"So Elijah went from there and found Elisha son of Shaphat. He was plowing with 12 yoke of oxen, and he himself was driving the twelfth pair. Elijah went up to him and threw his cloak around him. Elisha then left his oxen and ran after Elijah. 'Let me kiss my father and mother goodbye,' he said, 'and then I will come with you.' 'Go back,' Elijah replied. 'What have I done to you?' So Elisha left him and went back. He took his yoke of oxen and slaughtered them. He burned the plowing equipment to cook the meat and ...
January 12, 2015 | By Pastor Alan Darsey Columnist | Faith
Richmond Hill's local running company, Georgia Game Changers is encouraging runners and walkers to join them in supporting the Richmond Hill JROTC Battalion, for their 3rdAnnual Richmond Hill Resolution Runz, this Saturday, January 17th at JF Gregory Park. This year, there will be two races-a 5K and a 10K race. The races will start at 9:00 am, on Saturday, January 17th.
January 12, 2015 | Special to the news Bryan County News | Local sports
Jeremy McClendon scored 22 points and Keyshaun Street added 19 as Bryan County High School ran past Vidalia 80-51 on Saturday in Pembroke in a Region 2-AA basketball game.
January 12, 2015 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local sports
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The Bryan County Bark Park will hold a movie-night fundraiser at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23, at The Ice Cream Stop near Publix on Highway 144 in Richmond Hill.
January 22, 2015 | Special to the News | Things to Do
January 12, 2015 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
Now that 2015 is here, you may be thinking about making some New Year's resolutions.
January 10, 2015 | For Laura Evans Special to the News | Business
Mankind, in general, is selfish. We want what we want now, and we think we deserve it.
January 10, 2015 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
As Bryan County Schools administrators continue to work on a proposed attendance area for the new McAllister Elementary, some Dunham Marsh parents still feel left out in the cold.
January 10, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
In my view, I can't think of a more important activity than families getting together.
January 09, 2015 | By Francis Bond Columnist | Lifestyle
Have you written your first check yet this year?
January 09, 2015 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
The following is a press release from Bryan County Schools on Thursday night's forum at Richmond Hill Middle School.
January 09, 2015 | Special to the News | Local news
Ultimately, the word "ultimatum" separated Carver Elementary spelling champ Mason Zent from his closest, competitor, Ryan Wiebold.
January 09, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
The Georgia Science Teachers Association (GSTA) announced the winners of the Science Teacher of the Year. Robert Hodgdon, a teacher at Richmond Hill Middle School, was selected as the 2015 Middle School Science Teacher of the Year for the State of Georgia by the Georgia Science Teachers Association. Dr. Paul T. Brooksher, Superintendent, said, "Mr. Hodgdon is a dynamic teacher who goes above and beyond every day. From engaging lessons within the walls of the classroom to field experiences throughout the state to building phenomenal relationships with students, the GTSA could not have selected a better winner."
January 09, 2015 | Special to the News Bryan County News | Local news
What does Ben Affleck searching for his missing wife; Tom Cruise as he lives, dies, repeats; Brad Pitt leading troops into war; and a group of Marvel Comics misfits all have in common?
January 09, 2015 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Things to Do
North Bryan Emergency Services, along with automatic aid units from the City of Pembroke Fire Department, responded to a reported fire Thursday night in a residence at 101 Power Circle Road. EMS unit 5 was the first unit to arrive on scene. The crew reported to incoming units on a fully-engulfed single-wide trailer, andseveral small propane cylinders were near the fire.
January 09, 2015 | Staff report | Local news
When thinking about the $1.1 trillion spending bill passed by Congress last month, one might ask, "What does Congress have against conservation?"
January 08, 2015 | By Traci Bruckner Guest columnist | Opinion
Elvis Presley, "The King of Rock 'n' Roll," would have been celebrating his 80th birthday Jan. 8. It seems a lifetime ago that we heard news of his premature death in 1977.
January 08, 2015 | By Lesley Francis Columnist | Lifestyle
James wrote, "If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him" (James 1:5).
January 08, 2015 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith