More than 4,800 water and sewer customers in Richmond Hill will see their bills go up again in January if the city follows through on measures aimed at helping pay for a new $24 million wastewater treatment plant.
October 21, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten | Local news
School officials say Bryan County High School band director Wade Eggleston has resigned.
October 21, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
Yes, I know that I am, occasionally, prone to embellishment. But trust me when I say this is the law and the gospel: I have a longtime friend who only calls me when someone dies. Most times, I know the person, but sometimes I don't have a clue the person ever existed.
October 21, 2014 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | Opinion
Please join the Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce, Richmond Hill Mayor Harold Fowler and other invited guests for Elmgren's Services Garden Center Ribbon Cutting and Open House, Friday, October 24th and Saturday, October 25th. The open house will run both days from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. each day. The Ribbon Cutting will be at 10 a.m. on Friday.
October 21, 2014 | Special to the News Bryan County News | Business
Richmond Hill City Council will hold a workshop on operating budgets at 6 p.m. at City Hall. That will be followed by a public hearing on a water and sewer study.
October 21, 2014 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news
Go get a flu shot. Also, make sure you're children get flu shots. It's a plain and simple set of instructions, but following them could save a life. Please, go do it.
October 21, 2014 | By Hollie Moore Barnidge | Opinion
Paige Shuman was named Bryan County High School homecoming queen on Friday night.
October 20, 2014 | Christie Howard Bryan County News | Local news
Bryan County 4-H members Jasmine Tapper and Christian Shellman, front, along with Bryan County 4-H director Trish West, attended the most recent meeting of the Bryan County Commission. There, they got an opportunity to have their photo taken with Commission Chairman Jimmy Burnsed and commissioners Jimmy Henderson, Wade Price, Carter Infinger, Steve Myers and Noah Covington.
October 20, 2014 | Staff Bryan County News | Local news
Incidents taken from Richmond Hill Police Department reports.
October 20, 2014 | | Local news
Operation Rising Star
October 20, 2014 | Special to the News | Things to Do
This region of Coastal Georgia teems with history.
October 19, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee Correspondent | Lifestyle
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
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Richmond Hill High School fell 16-3 to Glynn Academy and Bryan County High School lost 56-6 to Benedictine on Friday in region football games.
September 26, 2014 | Staff Bryan County News | Local sports
Delete- Merge UpThe Richmond Hill High School Gridiron Associatin is hosting a golf tournament Oc.t 25 at Sterling Links to benefit the Wildcat football program. Funds raised will support updating weight room equipment and other future needs.
September 26, 2014 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local sports
Over the last few years, Liam Neeson has been doing the action roles that I don't think Harrison Ford is interested in doing anymore.
September 26, 2014 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Things to Do
A pending business transaction will weld Firth Rixson, a Liberty County aerospace manufacturer headquartered in Sheffield, United Kingdom, and Alcoa, a Pittsburgh-headquartered aluminum industry pioneer.
September 26, 2014 | Special to the News | Business
Mrs. Pam Walker's fourth grade class at Carver Elementary used supplies sent in by parents to complete an Earthquake-Simulation project. Students learned how engineering, stability, and gravity are related to natural disasters as they built their multi-story structures. Students then recorded the effects of a simulated earthquake on their structure.
September 26, 2014 | Special to the News | Education
Fort Stewart 1 Lt. Daniel Wynn was on his way to Winn Army Hospital on Fort Stewart when his wife, Corina Wynn, gave birth to a baby boy they named David on the side of Leroy Coffer Highway in Liberty County, about half a mile from North Coastal Highway.
September 25, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Bryan County News correspondent | Local news
Our Constitution makes the President the commander in chief, yet gives Congress the ability to declare war. By giving a role to each branch, it clearly considers the use of force to be a shared decision.
September 25, 2014 | By Lee Hamilton Columnist | Opinion
The tupelo tree in my backyard started turning color last weekend. Two red leaves last Saturday have increased to half the tree starting to blush.
September 25, 2014 | By Don Gardner Extension agent | Business
Dear Editor, It's been over a month now since I received the phone call that no mother ever wants to receive. An employee at the Suites at Station Exchange called and told me that my son had just been shot. I was in Pooler picking up my daughter from her voice lesson, and I had to pull over to try to calm myself- especially when she handed Cooper the phone and I heard him yelling "Mom, they shot me"! Within two minutes, Officers Christian, Akers, Sakelarios and Saia from the Richmond Hill PD arrived, and Cooper received first aid ...
September 25, 2014 | | Opinion
Last Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed House Joint Resolution 124, a continuing resolution for fiscal year 2015 that will fund the federal government until Dec. 11.
September 25, 2014 | By Buddy Carter Special to the Courier | Opinion
Unfilled teaching jobs in Arizona are at a crisis level, AZ Central reports. There are over 527 job openings, resulting in crowded classrooms. One Phoenix-area district alone had 63 openings.
September 25, 2014 | By Eric Schulzke Deseret News | Education
Beautiful fall colors mean changing temperatures and the looming arrival of winter. Get a head start on the shifting seasons by readying your home for less sunlight and more time spent indoors.
September 25, 2014 | By Elizabeth Reid KSL | Hot Topics
The Richmond Hill High School competition cheerleading squad took first place in the Middle Georgia Cheer Classic over the weekend at Houston County High School.
September 25, 2014 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local sports
Americans think the federal government wastes 51 cents on the dollar, according to a new Gallup poll, but Americans themselves aren't guilty of wastefulness - at least according to themselves.
September 25, 2014 | By Linsy Hunsaker Deseret News | Hot Topics
We all use body language to support what we say and feel, whether we are conscious of it or not. Much body language is used without our conscious minds even being aware of it; that is why those who handle Human Resource matters and others who conduct interviews for a living have to be able to translate what they see others doing with their bodies, as well as what they are saying with their mouths. You may find the ability to accurately read body language very useful in your personal and professional life as well, so here are 9 tips ...
September 25, 2014 | By Tim Torkildson Deseret News | Hot Topics