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.
October 19, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten | Education
The other day, I was watching the news when a political ad featuring the politician came across my TV screen. He told what he believed and what he would do if elected. Immediately, I thought, "I wonder if his past voting record in politics mirrored what he was saying."
October 18, 2014 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
A Florida couple was killed just after noon Saturday in a wreck on Highway 301 in Long County. However, authorities suspect circumstances surrounding the wreck might stem from a reported incident at a Richmond Hill area hotel, according to Richmond Hill Police Department Maj. Mike Albritton.
October 18, 2014 | Staff report | News
Members of the Pembroke Downtown Development Authority and city-council members helped Carla's Furniture and Gifts owner Carla Nelson, center, cut the ribbon on her new store Monday morning. Among those who attended the ribbon cutting were DDA board members Laverne Scott and Doyce Mullis, DDA head Sharroll Fanslau, and Pembroke Councilwoman Tiffany Walraven and Mayor Mary Warnell. The store is at 37 E. Bacon St., downtown. For more information, go to www.facebook.com/carlasfurnituregallery or call 653-7000.
October 18, 2014 | Special to the News | Business
Bryan County High School toppled McIntosh County Academy 51-26 during their Homecoming game Friday night. The school announced Homecoming Queen Paige Shuman and King Scotty Flint at the game.
October 18, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports
Q: How long have you lived in Richmond Hill?
October 17, 2014 | Staff Report | Life on the Hill
How would you describe someone you know who is old or older than yourself by at least, say, 25 years?
October 17, 2014 | By Rich DeLong Columnist | Lifestyle
The world is full of people wanting to know, "What is in it for me?" This attitude keeps many from ever checking out God's word and obeying the Gospel. They see no benefit coming their way, so why bother with religion?
October 17, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
Ladies and gentlemen of the jury, "The Judge" is a fine example of a movie that features a likable cast and it's solidly made throughout, but it ultimately falls short of its loftier ambitions.
October 17, 2014 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Things to Do
Regional Author J. G. Jakes, author of The River's Edge, will be signing The River's Edge at the Pembroke Public Library on November 1, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
October 17, 2014 | Special to the News Bryan County News | Community Announcements
With McAllister Elementary set to open in South Bryan in August 2015, Bryan County Schools will hold a series of community forums beginning Nov. 6 to get feedback on districting, as school officials figure out how to set elementary school attendance lines.
October 17, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
A new boutique opened at the Pig-A-Dilly shopping plaza on Highway 17 in Richmond Hill last week.
October 17, 2014 | Special to the News | Business
The 16th Annual Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival presented by Southern Eagle Distributing got under way Friday morning by giving special needs kids and their families some fun.
October 17, 2014 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news
A Friday morning crash involving a tanker truck which rolled down an embankment at the I-95 North exit on Highway 144 has shut that ramp until crews can clean up spilled oil and clear the scene.
October 17, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
From Oct. 6-10, Bryan County High School's Georgia Technology Student Association members celebrated National TSA Week.
October 17, 2014 | Special to the News | Education
Archive site results
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
Effingham County knocked off Richmond Hill 24-20.
October 03, 2014 | Staff Bryan County News | Local sports
A game some say dates back at least 1,500 years is helping Richmond Hill kids learn everything from math to map reading.
October 03, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
Two new documentaries and a collection of experimental art films lead new movies on DVD and Blu-ray this week.
October 03, 2014 | By Chris Hicks Deseret News | Things to Do
The Bryan County Board of Commissioners will hold a called meeting at 5 p.m. Monday to discuss "water issues and Development Authority Issues," according to the notice sent Friday afternoon.
October 03, 2014 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news
It took nine innings to decide the winner and unfortunately for the Lady Redskins the Vidalia Softball team claimed the 9-6 win. Bryan County High School's late inning game was then followed by an 8-0 shutout loss to Vidalia during the first round of the Region 2-AA playoffs held Thursday.
October 03, 2014 | Patty Leon Correspondent | Local sports
First Bank of Coastal Georgia in Pembroke supporting breast cancer awareness by purchasing and wearing Bryan County Emergency Service pink t-shirts. The staff will be wearing their pink t-shirts every Friday throughout the month of October.
October 03, 2014 | Special to the News Bryan County News | Local news
Military families face a plethora of unique challenges as they routinely relocate, making it difficult for a spouse to find work.
October 03, 2014 | By Kelsey Clark Deseret News | Military
The Richmond Hill High School varsity competition cheerleaders took first place at the Classic Cotton Cheer Competition on Sept. 27 in Jeff Davis County.
October 03, 2014 | Special to the News Bryan County News | Local sports
The fossilized remains of an extinct Atlantic gray whale are the focal point of a new exhibit at the University of Georgia Aquarium on Skidaway Island.
October 03, 2014 | Special to the News | Things to Do
With an abundance of prayer and then a flip of shovels, Richmond Hill's St. Anne Catholic Church broke ground on its future during a ceremony Thursday evening at the site where the new 26,000-square foot sanctuary will be constructed.
October 02, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
STATESBORO - For the fourth year in a row, Georgia Southern University has been named a Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs magazine for its efforts to provide educational opportunities to America's veterans, active-duty troops and their families.
October 02, 2014 | Special to the News | Education
Perhaps one of the greatest questions asked by a Bible character was the one asked by Elijah the prophet.
October 02, 2014 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith
A couple of months ago, I went to have surgery. In that process, I had to look at my medical records to make sure they were correct, including medicines I had taken and previous surgeries.
October 02, 2014 | By Pastor Steve Lane | Faith