I'm sure you have seen the commercial at some point. She says, "It has to be true. I read it on the Internet." And then she meets her date -the "French supermodel." And you chuckle because you know someone who is that naïve.
September 16, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
When I think back on the days of my youth, that time when I had the privilege of traveling on the NASCAR circuit, it would be hard to pick a lesson learned that was more important than another.
September 16, 2014 | By Ronda Rich Columnist | Opinion
I happen to love the song "Happy" from the movie soundtrack, "Despicable Me 2."
September 16, 2014 | By Rich DeLong Columnist | Opinion
Most mornings, I spend about five minutes pulling my freshly washed hair into a ponytail. It's easy, it's efficient, and, I like to tell myself, it's even chic. When I know I'll be meeting important people or attending special events, however (like, say, the United Way annual campaign kick-off party or a chamber of commerce breakfast), I break out the products and utensils and spend an extra 20 minutes or so coaxing my locks into what I hope is a more professional-looking style.
September 16, 2014 | By Hollie Moore Barnidge Columnist | Opinion
Mrs. Walker's fourth grade students at Carver Elementary recently became "Meteorologists of the Day."
September 15, 2014 | Special to the News | Education
Do you understand that Jesus loves you? Yes, you - you are important to God.
September 15, 2014 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith
I've always been one of those persons who won't hire someone to do something for me if I can do it myself, such as painting my house, building a deck, building a utility barn, caring for my own lawn, installing new flooring, etc. It was just the way I was raised. And it stuck.
September 15, 2014 | By Dwain Walden Columnist | Opinion
Bend-the-Bar: Registration is under way for the Stewart/Hunter "Bend-the-Bar" Powerlifting and Bench Press Challenge Saturday at 4thIBCT Fitness Center.
September 15, 2014 | Special to the News | Things to Do
Sept. 16: The Richmond Hill Bryan County Chamber of Commerce's next Lunch & Learn is at noon Tuesday, Sept. 16. Complimentary for chamber members, and $15 non-members. Attendees should bring their own lunches. Call 912-756-3444
September 15, 2014 | Staff Report | Community Announcements
Georgia's net tax collections for the month of August totaled $1.39 billion for an increase of $47 million, or 3.5 percent, compared to the month-ended August 2013, Gov. Nathan Deal's office recently announced.
September 14, 2014 | Special to the News | Business
Army Command Sergeant Major Cameron Porter talked to more than 110 Bryan County High School JROTC students during an assembly last week. The career public affairs officer, assigned to the Armed Forces Network Command in Europe, talked to the junior cadets about what a positive influence the Army and military could play in their lives. He encouraged them to consider a career in the military when making the plans.
September 13, 2014 | Special to the News | Education
Gov. Nathan Deal on Thursday announced that Area Development magazine has ranked Georgia as the No. 1 place in the nation in which to do business. Area Development is an executive magazine covering corporate site selection and relocation.
September 13, 2014 | Special to the News | Business
Allergy sufferers in the Southeast could be in for a groggy fall, as warm and wet months ahead will promote mold spore growth and prolong ragweed season, AccuWeather reports.
September 13, 2014 | By Jillian MacMath AccuWeather.com writer | Lifestyle
Gospel singer-songwriter and evangelist Mark Cartwright is returning home to perform locally at the Manse at Bryan Neck Presbyterian Church in Richmond Hill this Sunday at 4 p.m.
September 13, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray Bryan County News | Local news
Georgia Game Changers Running Company and Jalapeno's Mexican Restaurant have partnered with the largest grassroots running organization in the country, the Road Runners Club of America, to promote the 9th Annual RUN@WORK Day on Sept. 19.
September 13, 2014 | Staff Bryan County News | Local sports
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In July 2007, my family and I relocated to Richmond Hill from South Florida. After five back to back hurricanes that literally nearly took our lives, we were done with Florida and relocated to Richmond Hill, primarily for its excellent educational reputation and small town charm. I am the mother of three children in the school system, a local real estate agent and the advocacy coordinator for the Bryan County arm of Atlantic Area Court Appointed Special Advocates CASA, Inc. My involvement in advocating for our children who find themselves in state care due to experiencing the life-shattering affects of ...
July 01, 2010 | By Amy Tavio Guest columnist | Opinion
In this time of free market bailouts, in this time when "drill baby drill" is mocked because of British Petroleum's oil spill, politicians and pundits often quote from these passages written in the fall of 1778, by Alexander Hamilton.
July 01, 2010 | By Alford Hardy Columnist | Opinion
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July 01, 2010 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources is currently accepting written comment on proposed changes to commercial shad fishing regulations.
July 01, 2010 | Special to the News | Sports
Matter of record June 24 – Officers responded around midnight to the Motel 6 parking lot, where a man had been run over by a car after getting into an altercation with the driver. The man, from Kentucky, told officers he was traveling with friends and a fight broke out between himself and one of the other travelers. The man said he didn't know what the altercation was about, but a witness told police that as he pulled into the parking lot, he saw the victim trying to crawl out of the driver's side back window of the car ...
July 01, 2010 | Staff report | Public Safety
Bryan County's School kids tested well in the most recent Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests, or CRCTs, according to results from the Georgia Department of Education.
July 01, 2010 | By Jeff Whitten Staff writer | Education
Fourth of July is just around the corner, and that means its time to clean up the outdoor grill in time for backyard barbecues and make plans to hit up the bevy of events taking place through the weekend.
July 01, 2010 | Staff report | Lifestyle
A crash Wednesday night in Midway killed one Liberty County resident and injured another.
July 01, 2010 | | News
The Richmond Hill Rotary Club recently installed new officers and board members and awarded scholarships to local high school seniors, including Robert Altman and Timothy James Dixon.
June 30, 2010 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
Mr. Frank and Mrs. Amy Ruiz of Richmond Hill announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Ashley Cheri' Ruiz to Mr. John Anthony Cravey, son of Mr. John and Mrs. Linda Cravey of Waycross.
June 30, 2010 | | Engagements
In 1849 Richard James Arnold and his wife Louisa began construction of the Folly Farms main house. When completed in 1850, they presented it as a wedding present to their daughter, Louisa. She married her first cousin Samuel Greene Arnold, Jr.
June 30, 2010 | By Shirley Hiers Columnist | Columnists
Officials with Savannah Bank and Bryan Bank and Trust say they don't yet know if the former First National Bank in Richmond Hill will be closing in the coming months – but it is a possibility.
June 30, 2010 | By Lori Wynn Staff writer | Business
June 30, 2010 | | Community Announcements
As expected, the upcoming Fourth of July holiday weekend is sure to be a busy one on Georgia's lakes and waterways, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division.
June 30, 2010 | Special to the News | Sports
Pembroke is getting back into the recreation business. In a hurry.
June 30, 2010 | By Jeff Whitten Staff writer | Sports