Oct. 17-19: Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival - The festival features coastal seafood vendors, arts and crafts booths and carnival rides. This year's entertainment includes the Blues Traveler, Swingin' Medallions, Jake Miller and more. For more information, call 756-3444 or go to www.goseafoodfestival.com or goseafood.net.
October 16, 2014 | Staff Report | Life on the Hill
Dr. and Mrs. Greer E. Noonburg of Richmond Hill announce the engagement of their son, Air Force 1st Lt. Lee Joseph Noonburg, to Valerie Kaye, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mark A. Haikin of Crescent City, Oklahoma.
October 16, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
The Richmond Hill Lady Wildcats took back-to-back wins over Woodland Wednesday in the first round of the state playoffs. The Lady Cats eked out a 14-13 win in dramatic fashion during game one.
October 16, 2014 | Patty Leon Correspondent | Local sports
Caesarstone Technology is having a job fair for management positions from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday at the Georgia Department of Labor's Savannah Career Center at 5520 White Bluff Road.
October 16, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
The Midway Museum will host tours of the Midway Cemetery on Oct. 25. Tours will start promptly at 6, 7 and 8 p.m.
October 16, 2014 | Special to the News | Things to Do
I have asked the two major gubernatorial candidates to talk to Georgia public-school teachers about their respective education platforms. This week, the floor belongs to Jason Carter, the Democratic challenger. Next week, it will be Republican Gov. Nathan Deal's turn.
October 15, 2014 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion
The talking heads and politicians love to use the term, "boots on the ground." It sounds macho.
October 15, 2014 | By Roy Hubbard Guest columnist | Opinion
Former first lady of the United States Rosalynn Carter made a stop in Hinesville on Saturday morning to campaign for her grandson, state Sen. Jason Carter, who is running on the Democratic ticket for governor of Georgia against incumbent Nathan Deal.
October 15, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | News
LOS ANGELES - Singer Gregg Allman, the subject of the "Midnight Rider" film project, has filed a new claim against the producers of "Midnight Rider," contending that they agreed to indemnify him from any liability for the Feb. 20 accident on the set that killed camera assistant Sarah Jones and injured eight others.
October 15, 2014 | By Ted Johnson Reuters News Service | News
Bryan County Commissioners Tuesday approved a 2015 budget of $19.9 million with little discussion Tuesday night at the board's meeting at the Administration Building in South Bryan.
October 14, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
Ameris Bank's fifth annual "Helping Fight Hunger" initiative is in full swing. Non-perishable food items are being collected through October.
October 14, 2014 | Special to the News | Business
A friend of mine, long embroiled in upsets, distractions, problems and tribulations, called one day to announce happily that she was learning to let things roll right off her back.
October 14, 2014 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | Opinion
Seafood, carnival rides, arts and crafts, kettle corn, peach cobbler and plenty of live music headlined by the Grammy winning band Blues Traveler is on tap this weekend at the 16thannual Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival presented by Southern Eagle Distributing at J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill.
October 14, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
Letting a child watch too much TV may be as bad for parents as it is for little ones. In fact, depending on which shows a child is allowed to watch, it may be worse for parents.
October 14, 2014 | By Hollie Moore Barnidge | Opinion
Pembroke will again have a police precinct office at Miller Village, after city council voted Monday night to accept an offer of office space from Claxton Housing Authority. The only thing the city will have to pay is for water, phone and internet. A ribbon cutting will be held soon -- and Public Safety Director Bill Collins thanked the CHA, which is renovating the office for police at no charge and will cover the light bill, he said.
October 13, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten | Local news
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A debate between the candidates for Georgia's Congressional District 12 will be online this evening.
October 16, 2014 | Special to the News | News
A severe thunderstorm watch issued for the area is to be in effect until midnight.
October 14, 2014 | Staff Report | News
Pacing for Polio, a fundraising 5K race and evening of events, will start at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4 at the pavilion in Richmond Hill's J.F. Gregory Park.
October 02, 2014 | Special to the News | Sports
A seminar on attracting wildlife to a yard will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Fort McAllister State Park, 3894 Fort McAllister Road in Richmond Hill
September 30, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
If Erin Cowan has her way, members of the Bryan County Board of Education will start hearing from the Richmond Hill High School Gridiron Association on a regular basis.
September 29, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
The Great FMWR Post-Wide Housing Yard Sale will be from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday.
September 29, 2014 | Special to the News | Things to Do
Savannah Technical College will host a Military Career Fair and Hiring Event from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7, in building 705 (100 W. 15th St.) on Fort Stewart.
September 29, 2014 | Special to the News | Business
I remember watching the first season of Survivor in 2000. It was a new kind of television and seemed exciting. Television reviewers wondered if it would catch on. Little did they know how big reality TV would become. 14 years later, there are countless reality shows and entire networks devoted to the genre. It's too bad, really, because most of reality TV ignores the original mission of television: to entertain, to educate and to inform. It's time to be very choosy about the reality TV we watch. Here's why.
September 28, 2014 | By Amy Peterson FamilyShare | Hot Topics
TYBEE ISLAND – The 10th Annual Tybee Island Pirate Fest is set for Oct. 9-12, bringing swashbuckling, family-friendly fun for Columbus Day weekend.
September 28, 2014 | Special to the News | Things to Do
A homicide was reported in the Kilkenny area of Bryan County on Friday night, and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is handling the matter.
September 27, 2014 | Staff report | News
Max Makhinson was named Junior Rotarian for the Month of September by the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill.
September 27, 2014 | | Education
Facebook was once a place to post how you were feeling and where you were going to spend your Saturdays.
September 27, 2014 | By Herb Scribner Deseret News | Hot Topics
Fort Stewart 1st Lt. Daniel Wynn and his wife, Corina, headed to Winn Army Community Hospital on Fort Stewart on Thursday night to welcome their new baby; however, the infant had other plans.
September 27, 2014 | By Lewis Levine For the Bryan County News | Local news
Want to have fun and help give the homeless a hand up? Organizers are looking for teams, sponsors and vendors for Family Promise of Bryan County's first Bedspread Derby, coming Nov. 1 at the parking lot of First Baptist Church of Richmond Hill.
September 27, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
The Bryan County News, the area's long-standing source for local news and event information, will reduce its printing schedule beginning the first week of October. As we transition to a one-edition-per-week frequency, readers can expect the Wednesday and Saturday publications' content and features to be rolled into a larger edition that will come out each Thursday.
September 27, 2014 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news