While much of the country shivers under winter storms, Coastal Georgia should remain unseasonably warm. The high today is forecast to be 80, with mostly cloudy skies and a slight chance of rain. Ditto for Friday.
December 05, 2013 | Staff report | Local news
If you're looking for an injection of holiday spirit this weekend, you don't have far to go as both Pembroke and Richmond Hill kick off the Christmas holiday this weekend.
December 05, 2013 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news
Fort Stewart's three elementary schools are among 60 domestic Department of Defense schools to be assessed this coming year by the National Defense Research Institute (RAND).
December 05, 2013 | By Denise Etheridge Correspondent | Education
Nov. 22 to Dec. 21: A financial matter requires close attention. Also, news from a trusted source provides the means to help sort out a long-standing state of confusion and put it into perspective.
December 04, 2013 | Special to the News | Things to Do
It was as ugly as a warthog, but for the 11th time in the past 12 years, 38 of the past 50, and 65 out of 108, the University of Georgia -the oldest state-chartered university in the nation, located in Athens, the Classic City of the South -bested You-Know-Where Institute of Technology for the state football championship, 41-34.
December 04, 2013 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion
Every year around this time, kids in neighborhoods all across South Bryan await the sound of Santa's "ho, ho, ho" to beckon through the streets - much the way they might hope to hear the footfalls of reindeer on the rooftop on Christmas Eve.
December 04, 2013 | | Opinion
The Supermarket of Veterans Benefits will be from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday at the Georgia Department of Veterans Service at the Georgia National Guard Armory, 1248 Eisenhower Drive in Savannah.
December 04, 2013 | Special to the News | Military
The South Bryan County Fire Department will be helping Santa and his elves visit Richmond Hill neighborhoods to meet with local children and collect toys for those in need.
December 04, 2013 | Staff report | Community Announcements
After serving more than three decades as the park manager of a popular state historic park, retirement is a return to the simple things for Danny Brown - spending time with his family, connecting with his community and putting down some roots.
December 04, 2013 | By Paige Hewlett | Life on the Hill
Church members sent in photos from Consumed Church's EPIC Thanksgiving Dinner. More than 100 people joined Consumed Church on Thanksgiving Day for its Engaging People in Community, or EPIC, Thanksgiving dinner. The food was provided by Consumer Groups, the small-group Bible study, and the United Way of Bryan County.
December 04, 2013 | | Life on the Hill
Dec. 6: Opening lighting ceremony & Chili Cook-Off - The city of Richmond Hill will kick off the season with the lighting of the holiday lights and sampling award-winning chili from local chefs from 6:30-9 p.m. in J.F. Gregory Park. Cook-off booths will be filled with chili chefs and craft vendors. Cash awards are given to the best-tasting chili in town. Enjoy a variety of food, entertainment and more.
December 04, 2013 | Staff report | Life on the Hill
The new pastor in town is excited to be in the area.
December 03, 2013 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith
Psalm 100 is the song of a thankful heart, a command to worship and serve this God, who made us by entering into His gates with thanksgiving and into His courts with praise. These praises unto God must be sung from our lips and from the depths of our souls. We must praise the Lord in the place recognized by the world as His court and also within the gates of our secret lives. If there is no praise for our God, then surely our song will not be accepted.
December 03, 2013 | By Pastor A.F. Bradeen Columnist | Faith
Call it a mixed blessing.
December 03, 2013 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local sports
Over lunch the other day with friends - all in the newspaper business - I mentioned that I occasionally speak at writers' conferences.
December 03, 2013 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | Opinion
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Little Danny McGuire was the scrawniest kid in class. He was so frail, so downright skinny that his dungarees clung to his bony hips only thanks to a well-worn brown belt that was pulled tight to the last notch, causing the fabric to gather in folds. What a sight he made, with blue jeans cinched at the waist and little ol' legs hidden somewhere in the yards of material.
July 29, 2013 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | Opinion
Watch out, fellow Georgians, another state official is talking about yet another prison reform push. Everyone knows what that means. It means more criminals will remain on the streets or be back on the streets doing what they do best - hurting or stealing from us, our loved ones, our friends and our neighbors.
July 29, 2013 | Brunswick News | Opinion
Start the football season right at a life game. Leisure Travel is planning a trip to the Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Miami Dolphins game Aug. 9 in Jacksonville. Seating will be on a first-come basis. Register by Aug. 2. The $85 per person cost includes transportation and admission. For more details, call 767-2841 at Stewart or 912-315-3674 at Hunter. Library picks What are you reading? George P. Hays Library wants to know. The library ...
July 29, 2013 | Special to the News | Things to Do
Bryan County adult education fall-class registration will be Wednesday at Pembroke and at two sites in Richmond Hill.
July 29, 2013 | Special to the News | Education
The 150th anniversary of Henry Ford's birth will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Richmond Hill Museum, 11460 Ford Ave.
July 29, 2013 | Staff report | Community Announcements
Lots of kids love playing in the dirt, but they can do it with a purpose Tuesday at the Richmond Hill Farmers Market in J.F. Gregory Park.
July 29, 2013 | By Lori Wynn | Lifestyle
Fort Stewart families stood in long lines Wednesday at Club Stewart for free school supplies and information during Fort Stewart's annual Back-to-School Fair.
July 29, 2013 | By Randy C. Murray Correspondent | Education
After the way the economy has suffered in recent years, you may be wondering how you can protect your earnings, especially as the economy looks to improve next year.
July 28, 2013 | By Richard Barid and Michael Smith Columnists | Business
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Those interested in applying for an alligator hunt this year need to get their online quota applications in before midnight July 31.
July 28, 2013 | Special to the News | Sports
Fall is a great time to take a vacation. Think of it: a vacation minus crowds. Families have gone home because the kids are back to school. Owners of summer-vacation destinations are more willing to lower rates because their season is fast coming to an end. After Labor Day might well be your best time this year to take a vacation or, even better, a series of long weekend breaks until Thanksgiving. Ideas to consider: ...
July 28, 2013 | By David Uffington King Features | Business
The Richmond Hill Police Department is gearing up for its fifth annual National Night Out event, set for Thursday in J.F. Gregory Park.
July 28, 2013 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news
For one Bryan County Schools employee, the biggest story from Thursday night's Board of Education meeting in Black Creek wasn't hard to pick.
July 28, 2013 | Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Education
Cindy Gernatt and her husband John recently had a grand opening for Cindy's Custom Framing and Antique Art's new location in Ford Plaza. Cindy's, which has been in business for a decade in Richmond Hill, is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Check out the website at www.cindysantiqueart.com
July 27, 2013 | Special to the News | Business
Pembroke Garden Club recently anounced its Yard of the Month and Beauty Spot for July. Michael and Gina Ferreira home in the Black Creek area won the Yard of the Month in July. Ricky and Caroline Kangeter's of Black Creek won the Beauty Spot award.
July 27, 2013 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
The 3rd Infantry Division's 2nd Armor Brigade Combat Team received a new commander Friday morning during a change of command ceremony conducted on Fort Stewart's Cottrell Field.
July 27, 2013 | Randy C. Murray Special to the News | Military