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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Kathryn Waldvogel couldn't wait to see her family, and apparently her 3-year-old son Cooper couldn't wait to see his mom.
September 18, 2014 | Desert News Service | Hot Topics
The Bryan County Extension recently welcomed four new staff members.
September 18, 2014 | Special to the News | Business
The Holiday Inn Express, 4601 Highway 17 in Richmond Hill, will host a two-day screening of Robin Williams movies Friday and Saturday.
September 18, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
I'm a CEO with a GED, and I have walked in the shoes of a minimum wage worker. I know from experience that it's a tougher road today.
September 18, 2014 | By Roger Smith Guest columnist | Opinion
Editor: I was raised in a very loving family where family and Christian values were our way of life. We openly respected the American Flag, parents, teachers, elders, and government. I am proud to be an American and respect the foundation that our fore fathers used as a blueprint to form our government. They were Americans that established laws to protect the citizens and insure that our country was governed to the highest standards possible.
September 18, 2014 | | Opinion
Georgia Southern University is gearing up for its second annual science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) festival from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at the Nessmith-Lane Conference Center, 847 Plant Drive in Statesboro, according to georgiasouthern.edu.
September 17, 2014 | Special to the News | Education
All throughout Jesus' ministry, he constantly condemned the religious leaders of his day for being like their forefathers.
September 17, 2014 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
Born and raised in Richmond Hill, Joe Pecenka has been
September 17, 2014 | By Tiffany Stroud Correspondent | Life on the Hill
Off Broadway Dance Studio had a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house Friday. The new dance studio features two sprung dance floors. The studio's instructors want to give the dancers the best education, as well as help them develop character traits such as self-worth, self-confidence and team work skills. The photos were provided.
September 17, 2014 | Staff Report | Life on the Hill
Sept. 17: Sept. 17: Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting – Radiant Skin Medical Spa, which specializes in laser hair removal, Sublative skin resurfacing, microdermabrasion, Botox and more, is having its grand opening and ribbon cutting from 5-8 p.m. The ribbon cutting begins at 5:30 p.m., located in the Speir Brogdom building in the Crossroads Center off Highway 17. Appetizers will be served and prizes will be given away throughout the evening.
September 17, 2014 | Staff Report | Life on the Hill
The Woman Who Shares My Name instructed me that this week's column was to be about positive things. She says she is tired of bad news and thought you felt the same way. "Surely, you can find some positive things to write about," she said, "and temporarily take people's minds off all the terrible things going on in the world. I think your readers would appreciate that."
September 17, 2014 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion
Sept. 17: Radiant Skin Medical Spa is hosting a ribbon cutting and open house with the RHBC Chamber of Commerce from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, at the Speir Brogdon Building, 2591 Highway 17, suite 301 in Richmond Hill. Call 912-459-7546.
September 17, 2014 | Staff Report | Community Announcements
Richmond Hill High School senior Jaden Freeze is in select company.
September 17, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
Lady Redskins beat No. 2, No. 1.
September 16, 2014 | Staff reports Bryan County News | Local sports
Correction: Due to reporter Jeff Whitten's sudden inability to do basic math, he erroneously reported that Altie Moody was a young girl when Pembroke was incorporated in 1905. Shs was not born until 1911. He regrets and apologizes for the error.
September 16, 2014 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news