At the Nov. 13 weekly meeting of the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill, Bill Cathcart gave members a glimpse into the history of the life of pilot Frank "Monk" O'Driscoll Hunter and Hunter Army Airfield.
November 23, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
There is a TV show called "The Walking Dead" that is popular among many. It is about people who die from a virus but come back to life changed individuals - but not for the good of humanity.
November 22, 2014 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
About half of Georgia's 56 State Parks and Historic Sites are located in the northern-most part of the state.
November 22, 2014 | Video by Randy C. Murray Correspondent | Lifestyle
They are having snow up north.
November 21, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
It's been 20 years since Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels graced us as two of the most lovable idiots in the history of cinema.
November 21, 2014 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Things to Do
Soprano, Savannah VOICE Festival artist and teacher Rebecca Flaherty performed a selection of popular and Broadway songs during Festive Friday on Nov. 15, at the Richmond Hill City Center. The evening raised funds to support scholarships and community outreach for the Savannah VOICE Festival. A "Diva Delight" cocktail was developed in honor of the occasion and many local music lovers including members of the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill attended.
November 21, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
The Richmond Hill High School baseball program is holding its 3rd annual Toys for Tots Baseball Camp from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20 at the high school baseball field.
November 21, 2014 | Staff Bryan County News | Local sports
South Bryan residents crowded the meeting room of the Bryan County Board of Commisisoners on Thursday to learn more about the I-95 interchange at Belfast Keller Road.
November 21, 2014 | Staff Bryan County News | Local news
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, members of the Bryan County Board of Education had extra reason to be thankful at Thursday night's meeting at Bryan County High School in Pembroke.
November 21, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
The Aztecs used them to control fevers and make a red dye. Montezuma had them brought to what is now Mexico City by caravan because they could not grow there at the city's high altitude.
November 21, 2014 | By Don Gardner Extension agent | Business
The following real-estate transactions were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court on Nov. 11-13:
November 21, 2014 | Staff Report | Business
Horsin' Around received a check for $1,200 from the Richmond Hill Rotary Club during the club's meeting Nov. 13.
November 21, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
STATESBORO – After 11 games in the 2014 season, it comes down to the final one at Allen E. Paulson Stadium Saturday, Nov. 29th with a Sun Belt Championship and undefeated mark in the league on the line. In Georgia Southern's home finale against ULM, set to kick off at 6 p.m., Eagle Nation will also be saying farewell to 22 seniors who will play their last home game at "Our House."
November 21, 2014 | Special to the News | Sports
I think I finally have become famous.
November 20, 2014 | By Rich DeLong Columnist | Lifestyle
Almost 400 fourth-graders from George Washington Carver Elementary School ventured back in time last Friday when they went to Fort King George in Darien on a field trip. Organized by Marcy Newberry, students heard presentations on cannon firing, the Guale Indians, weaving cloth and early medical techniques. Many of the students are studying Colonial history, and the trip reinforced what they learned in the classroom.
November 20, 2014 | Special to the News | Education
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Two separate charitable events tomorrow will be held to help improve the lives of veterans here at home. One group pairs therapy horses with injured soldiers; the other seeks to build a home for a wounded warrior.
August 13, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Special to the News | Military
James M. Floyd Jr., president and CEO of Liberty Shares, Inc. and The Heritage Bank, announced recently that Philip F. Resch has accepted the positions of chief financial officer for both companies. He took over the posts in July.
August 13, 2010 | Special to the News | Business
SAVANNAH - Given today's tough economy, more people are considering the benefits and rewards of small business ownership. While creating a solid business plan is a great start, would-be business owners often lack financial backing and the knowledge to identify and secure financing from other sources. To that end, Savannah Technical College is hosting a free "Open for Business" technical workshop at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18.
August 13, 2010 | Special to the News | Business
BATON ROUGE, La. - Patsy Mara doesn't doubt the man the FBI calls the "Granddad Bandit," suspected in a string of bank robberies across the country, is her husband. The 61-year-old schoolteacher, however, still has trouble reconciling the image of a holdup man who snatched money from more than two dozen banks with the gentle, loving husband she married just a year ago.
Michael Mara, 52, was arrested Wednesday after police and FBI agents acting on a tip surrounded their modest home in Baton Rouge. He surrendered peacefully after a nearly six-hour standoff.
August 13, 2010 | By Melinda Deslatte Associated Press writer | Sports
ATLANTA - As anti-establishment anger swept other parts of the nation, Georgia Republicans tapped an 18-year congressional veteran dogged by ethics allegations as the party's nominee for governor.
August 13, 2010 | By Shannon McCaffrey Associated Press writer | State, National News
ATLANTA - Chipper Jones may have played his last game in the major leagues after tearing up his left knee while fielding a ground ball.
The Atlanta Braves said Thursday that the 38-year-old third baseman tore his anterior cruciate ligament and will need surgery. The estimated recovery time is six months, short enough to be ready for the next opening day - if Jones decides to return in 2011.
August 13, 2010 | By Paul Newberry AP sports writer | Sports
Last weekend at the box office, Will Ferrell's "The Other Guys" and Steve Carrell's "Dinner for Schmucks" duked it out in a comedy battle royale. Though Carrell's latest film opened one weekend ahead of Ferrell's, the head start afforded no benefit.
August 13, 2010 | By Sasha McBrayer Movie reviewer | Things to Do
Results of a recently released outside audit show Bryan County's government remains in strong financial shape.
August 12, 2010 | By Jeff Whitten Staff writer | News
Pembroke residents could soon get a break on prescription drug costs under a new city program that will provide free discount cards.
August 12, 2010 | By Jeff Whitten Staff writer | Health
A coalition representing more than 5,000 public virtual charter school students, parents, teachers and supporters from across Georgia charged the state's Charter School Commission with ignoring state law by refusing to create a funding formula based on sound research and actual costs of public virtual charter schools.
August 12, 2010 | Special to the News | Education
I love the state of Georgia better than apple butter, but sometimes the place can try my patience. Like right now. It is just too hot.
August 12, 2010 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion
MOULTRIE - So how does modern man define entertainment? This question came to me the other night as I watched "Billy the Exterminator." There I was in my recliner watching some man dressed up like a rock star crawling under a house to retrieve a dead possum. He's a TV star because he can retrieve a dead possum?
August 12, 2010 | By Dwain Walden Columnist | Opinion
Thanks to cherished family traditions like birthday celebrations and presents from Santa and the Tooth Fairy, today's children are often bombarded with gifts from an early age. In fact, many kids begin cashing in on their baby teeth before they've even grasped the concept of what money is and where it comes from.
August 12, 2010 | By Jason Alderman Practical money skills | Columnists
Palmer Chiropractic celebrated its grand opening Tuesday in Richmond Hill and offers a full range of chiropractic services, according to Dr. Trace Palmer.
August 12, 2010 | Staff report | Business
You may, on occasion, ask yourself why you are investing. Why go through the fluctuations of the financial markets, the worry over interest rate movements, the fears of today and the uncertainties of tomorrow?
August 12, 2010 | Special to the News | Columnists