The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into financial improprieties regarding the Bryan County Probation Office and former county probation officer Shannon Rivera.
August 27, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
At 2:37 p.m. this past Wednesday I received a phone call that one of my staff members had been shot. I did what most people who receive a phone call like that do: I said, "say that again."
August 27, 2014 | Rich DeLong Special to the News | Local news
Welcome to the first installment of the by now surely famous second-or-third-or-fourth annual Bryan County News football-forecasting, pigskin-picking gridiron-guessing contest, which is also known as an exercise in futility for a certain Bryan County News staff writer.
August 27, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local sports
Last week, our church elected three young men to serve as deacons within our congregation.
August 26, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
Area area law-enforcement agencies are asking for the public's help in finding the person believed to be responsible for several Sunday morning robberies in Hinesville, Claxton, Bryan County and Flemington.
August 26, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Local news
A Savannah television station has reported Bryan County's probation office is under investigation by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. WSAV3 reports Sheriff Clyde Smith as saying the investigation concerns a former employee and missing money.
August 26, 2014 | Staff Bryan County News | Local news
As an unusually mild, rainy summer was melting away - or rather, frosting its way into autumn - I took to noticing signs that our mountain people always have used to judge the forthcoming severity of winter.
August 26, 2014 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | Opinion
Two Savannah men have been arrested in connection with the Aug. 20 shooting of a Suites at Station Exchange employee in Richmond Hill, but neither has been charged with the actual shooting, Richmond Hill Police Chief Billy Reynolds said Tuesday.
August 26, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
Football season is upon us. I'm sure some of you are thrilled about its arrival. I am not.
August 26, 2014 | By Hollie Moore Barnidge Columnist | Opinion
People don't remember what you say. And they won't always remember exactly what you did, but they will always remember how you made them feel. Feelings are real for people, even when the facts might not support their emotions.
August 26, 2014 | By Rich DeLong Columnist | Opinion
The Swinging Medallions will play Oct. 17 at the 16th annual Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival presented by Southern Eagle Distributing, organizers say.
August 26, 2014 | Special to the News | Things to Do
A fleet of model planes took to the skies last weekend at Savannah's Staff Sgt. Anthony Davis Memorial RC Model Airfield to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project.
August 26, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Lifestyle
Lamar Smith Signature Homes, which builds new homes in Coastal Georgia, recently announced that 1st Lt. Hank Brady of the 3rd Combined Arms Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division has been selected to receive an Operation Hero House.
August 25, 2014 | Special to the News | Military
Richmond Hill High School softball players are selling breast cancer awareness t-shirts to raise money for a local breast cancer awareness organization.
August 25, 2014 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local sports
In all wars, victory is the ultimate goal.
August 25, 2014 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith
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The rock band Blues Traveler will be the headline act of the 16th annual Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival presented by Southern Eagle Distributing, organizers announced Friday.
August 08, 2014 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news
SAVANNAH - Armstrong State University has announced the schedule for the 2014-15 Moveable Feast lecture and performance series, presented by the university's College of Liberal Arts in historic venues throughout Savannah. All events are free and open to the public.
August 08, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
A Fort Stewart soldier was killed Thursday in a car crash in Tattnall County.
August 08, 2014 | Staff report | Public Safety
Soldiers with the 92ndEngineer Battalion Thursday destroyed a range tower that was built by that unit 32 years ago.
August 08, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray Correspondent | Military
SAVANNAH - Armstrong State University recently was named a Yellow Ribbon Program school in recognition of its support for veterans and active-duty military students.
August 08, 2014 | Special to the News | Education
This week's poll on bryancountynews.net asks a simple question.
August 07, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten | Opinion
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama Thursday signed into law the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014 during a ceremony at Fort Belvoir, Virginia.
August 07, 2014 | By Jim Garamone DoD News | Military
Many of my columns are pretty light in tone and content as I generally aim to amuse as well as enlighten readers. This is not one of those columns.
August 07, 2014 | By Lesley Frances Columnist | Lifestyle
According to the Federal Register, on Dec. 7, 2009, the Environmental Protection Agency "found" that current and projected concentrations of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere threaten the public health and welfare of current and future generations. Unfortunately, this finding and the EPA's subsequent action threaten the health and welfare of current and future generations of Georgians far more than greenhouse gases do.
August 07, 2014 | By Benita Dodd Guest columnist | Opinion
Just when you thought Washington couldn't get any messier, our elected officials in the nation's capital prove it can.
August 06, 2014 | Albany Herald | Opinion
Dear Georgia public-school teachers,
August 06, 2014 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion
Unity in the Community teamed up with Plantation Apartments to throw a back-to-school celebration for young people of the community Saturday.
August 06, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
Incidents taken from Richmond Hill Police Department reports.
August 06, 2014 | Staff report | Public Safety
Driver's education classes are being offered in Richmond Hill through Bryan County Community Education. Classes are monthly. The cost is $385.
August 06, 2014 | Staff report | Community Announcements
Mr. and Mrs. James Kline of Houston, Texas are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Josephine Kline, to Shaun Christopher Quinn, son of Mr. and Mrs. Keith Quinn of Richmond Hill, Georgia.
August 06, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle