Congress appointed an independent commission to travel the United States and hold meetings with active and retired soldiers and their spouses. The commission is designed to see what is important to our military and their families - even though there already is a proposed budget that outlines the cuts that will affect our military families.
April 17, 2014 | By Anita Hughes Special to the News | Opinion
The Bark Park's 2014 Happy Dogs' second annual Wine and Cheese Fundraiser will start at 6 p.m. May 1 at the City Center.
April 17, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
The following reports were taken from reports provided by the Richmond Hill Police Department.
April 17, 2014 | Staff report | Public Safety
Nearly 100 ladies from the Marne Community Spouses Club, Fort Stewart's all-ranks social club, met Jamie and Bobby Deen last week. Celebrity chef Paula Deen's sons took time out of their busy schedules to enjoy lunch with the group during a special event at Club Stewart.
April 17, 2014 | By Emily C. Harrison Correspondent | Lifestyle
Advance voting for the May 20 general primary will run April 28-May 16 at the Bryan County voter-registration office, 151 S. College St. in Pembroke, and at the Bryan County Administration building, 66 Capt. Matthew Freeman Drive in Richmond Hill.
April 17, 2014 | Special to the News | Local news
March 21 to April 19: You might need to do a bit more investigating before making a career move. You do best when you come armed with the facts. A personal matter still needs tending to.
April 16, 2014 | Special to the News | Things to Do
SAVANNAH - Starting this fall, students at Armstrong Atlantic State University will have the opportunity to earn a B.S. in business economics, expanding on one of the university's most popular degree tracks.
April 16, 2014 | Special to the News | Education
Thousands of people have been filling J.F. Gregory Park every year around Easter, and this year should be no different.
April 16, 2014 | By Tiffany Stroud Correspondent | Life on the Hill
Richmond Hill kicked off Georgia Cities Week with a breakfast that featured Georgia State Transportation Board member Ann Purcell, talking about area projects. Jeff Whitten got shots of some of the people there.
April 16, 2014 | | Life on the Hill
April 17: Business After Hours – The Royal Oak Car Wash and Jeff's Beverage are hosting the Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Royal Oak Car Wash on Highway 17. Chamber members and their guests are invited to enjoy an evening of networking with food and beverages. There will be door prizes, a special coupon for services courtesy of Royal Oak Car Wash and a chance at the Chamber's 50/50 drawing. Business professionals that are interested in learning more about the Chamber are welcome to attend. For ...
April 16, 2014 | Staff report | Life on the Hill
Bryan Neck Missionary Baptist Church in Richmond Hill will honor its deacons at 7:30 p.m. Friday at 16525 State Route 144.
April 16, 2014 | Staff report | Community Announcements
A Wednesday afternoon wreck on Highway 119 on Fort Stewart has left one man dead and caused two other injuries, according to Fort Stewart spokesman Kevin Larson.
April 16, 2014 | Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
Bryan County Administrator Ray Pittman announced Monday he plans on stepping down this summer as the county's top appointed official.
April 16, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
Richmond Hill -- Please join the Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce, Richmond Hill Mayor Harold Fowler and other invited guests for the Ground Breaking Ceremony for the new Game Changers Health and Fitness Center, on Tuesday, April 22nd. The ground breaking ceremony will begin at 10:00 am.
April 16, 2014 | Special to the News Bryan County News | Local news
The Bryan County Middle School soccer team showed some real improvement this year as Coach Tracy Robinson and Coach Kim Greeson led the charge.
April 16, 2014 | By Mario Mincey Special to the News | Local sports
Archive site results
Busy times hereabouts.
March 26, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Column | Local sports
What are you fasting for? What are you praying for? In what do you have faith?
March 25, 2014 | By Pastor Mark Fields Columnist | Faith
We had a funeral at church the other day, which is not unusual. Rodney laid his work aside and came to direct the choir. That, too, was not unusual. I sang in the choir. Now that was very unusual.
March 25, 2014 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | Opinion
We've all heard the saying "Timing is everything" - and, apparently, it is when it comes to dropping food on the floor and then picking it up and eating it.
March 25, 2014 | By Rich DeLong Columnist | Opinion
I'd like to take just a moment this week to thank all my readers out there who've been so kind and complimentary to me since I began writing this column a year and a half ago. People regularly call, email and stop me in public to praise my writing and tell me they enjoy the stories I tell, and that means so much to me. I'm grateful to you all for your willingness to step into my chaotic, messy, unpredictable world each week, if only for a few minutes. In addition, I've received some good advice ...
March 25, 2014 | By Hollie Moore Barnidge Columnist | Opinion
If you think about it, everyone wins at brunch.
March 25, 2014 | Jessica Leigh Lebos Connect Savannah | Lifestyle
The coldest winter in recent memory may have been wickedly miserable, but take heart that it's inspired something gorgeous and grand.
March 25, 2014 | Jessica Leigh Lebos Connect Savannah | Lifestyle
A freeze warning will be in effect for most of Georgia starting at midnight. That includes much of Southeast Georgia. Even the western two-thirds of Bryan County will be under a freeze watch, according to the National Weather Service's Charleston office.
March 25, 2014 | Staff report | Local news
In an effort to raise money for Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society, students and faculty members at Lanier Primary School recently participated in the Coins for a Cure event.
March 25, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow network is holding its March Madness recruiting contest this month nationwide.
March 24, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
Hundreds of delicious dishes have landed on the shores of America. Most faded into obscurity, and many became a favorite, such as hot dogs, hamburgers, chili, etc.
March 24, 2014 | By Francis Bond Columnist | Lifestyle
These are hard times for Congress.
March 24, 2014 | By Lee Hamilton Columnist | Opinion
This week around the world, and even in our neck of the woods, St. Patrick's Day was celebrated. Waters were colored green, people marched in parades and a lot of partying went on.
March 24, 2014 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
This week, I finished reading a most interesting book about the lives of Billy and Ruth Graham.
March 24, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
How much is God willing to forgive?
March 24, 2014 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith