Gov. Nathan Deal, Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle and House Speaker David Ralston on Jan. 10 received the 2013 report from the Georgia Council on Criminal Justice Reform. Building on the success of the criminal-justice reform passed in the 2012 and 2013 sessions, the council primarily focused on potential reforms to help rehabilitated offenders re-enter society.
January 21, 2014 | Special to the News | Public Safety
Did you ever notice how much drama is in the world today?
January 20, 2014 | By Rich DeLong Columnist | Opinion
In a few weeks, I will have yet another birthday and will be a little older than I was before.
January 20, 2014 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
"Daddy, who made God?"
January 20, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
Man has been searching for the fountain of youth for thousands of years.
January 20, 2014 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith
Complaints about lost constitutional rights are common these days, especially the six individual rights enumerated in the First Amendment.
January 20, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray Columnist | Opinion
The Bryan County Democratic Committee will hold its January meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Pembroke Public Library, 1018 Camellia Drive in Pembroke. All interested Democrats are encouraged to attend.
January 20, 2014 | Staff report | Community Announcements
The following incidents were taken from Richmond Hill Police Department reports:
January 20, 2014 | Staff report | Public Safety
The Commanding General's Golf Scramble, which will select teams with blind draw, will start at noon Jan. 31 at Taylors Creek Golf Course.
January 20, 2014 | Special to the News | Things to Do
Foods of the Farm held a ribbon cutting and grand opening in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday at 11239 Oglethorpe Highway. in Midway. Owners Scott and Theresa Morrison welcomed family, local residents and chamber staffers and members to the event.
January 19, 2014 | Special to the News | Business
Planning for 4-H summer camps is under way, and registration for the June slots is just around the corner.
January 19, 2014 | Special to the News | Education
The Rape Crisis Center has announced that the upcoming sexual-assault nurse examiner training, provided by the Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault, will be March 22-25 in Savannah.
January 19, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
"Sunbury and the Civil War" will be from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at Fort Morris State Historic Site, 2559 Fort Morris Road in Sunbury.
January 19, 2014 | Special to the News | Things to Do
Fort Stewart soldier Spc. Raymond Castle is an easy-going kind of guy, always ready to lift the spirits of fellow soldiers, even in a war zone, according to Georgia USO President Mary Lou Austin. Castle logged more than 440 USO volunteer hours by leading card games, video-game competitions and sporting events while deployed to Kandahar, Afghanistan, Austin said. He even donned a Statue of Liberty costume for the July 4 holiday.
January 19, 2014 | By Denise Etheridge Correspondent | Military
ATLANTA - The Internal Revenue Service recently warned consumers about a sophisticated phone scam targeting taxpayers, including recent immigrants, throughout the country.
January 18, 2014 | Special to the News | Business
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The American Diabetes Association's fall campaign, "Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes," gets under way Saturday with the sixth annual Hugh H. Armstrong Sr. Memorial Kayak for a Kure.
August 23, 2013 | Special to the News | Life on the Hill
Winn Army Community Hospital will host its third annual Baby Expo from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24 at the hospital.
August 23, 2013 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
Subway Restaurants of Savannah will participate in its first day-long food drive, "Feed A Friend," Thursday to benefit local food pantries.
August 21, 2013 | Special to the News | Business
Pam Tebow, Tim Tebow's mother, will make an appearance Thursday in Statesboro.
August 19, 2013 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
Sample various aerobic styles taught by certified instructors at the Aerobic-Thon and Wellness Fair at 9 a.m. Saturday at Newman Fitness Center. There's no charge.
August 19, 2013 | Special to the News | Things to Do
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
August 16, 2013 | Special to the News | Things to Do
July 23 to Aug. 22: A shift in workplace management could be helpful for talented leos and leonas who have been waiting to have their accomplishments rewarded by receptive leadership.
August 14, 2013 | Special to the News | Things to Do
The Hinesville Area Arts Council on Thursday will host an art exhibit titled "It Leads you Here," celebrating the work of Emily Scott-Graham.
August 12, 2013 | By Katelyn Umholtz Correspondent | Things to Do
A special report titled "Life and Death in Assisted Living" that aired last week on the PBS show "Frontline" painted a poor picture of assisted-living services offered by Emeritus, one of the largest providers of assisted-living and retirement communities in North America.
August 12, 2013 | By Rich DeLong Columnist | Opinion
Hair stylist Patrick Lomantini will be in Savannah from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Marigold Beauty Concepts, 8412 Abercorn St. in Savannah providing haircuts for a minimum donation of $20 to benefit the Georgia Animal Rescue and Defence (GARD) in Pembroke.
August 12, 2013 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
The following students from Richmond Hill were honored during Armstrong Atlantic State University's spring Student Awards Convocation:
August 12, 2013 | Special to the News | Education
As Bryan County children head back to school in the coming weeks, the Bryan County Emergency Services reminds motorists to take extra precaution when travelling in school zones.
August 12, 2013 | Special to the News | Education
Many feel that if anything is going to be accomplished for God, then God is going to have to get the job done.
August 12, 2013 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
In recent weeks, I have thought a lot about the word tribulation.
August 12, 2013 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
Last week, we began looking at occasions when false teachers had tried to rob God's people of their salvation. Continuing the discussion of Paul speaking to the people at Galatia, he had shared the good news with them, shown them the way of salvation and now they were following a different way.
August 12, 2013 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith