Editor, Our country is in a precarious position. Our government is intruding in our personal lives, and our religions are under attack. The government is ignoring the invasion from south of the border, as well as the dangers imposed by ISIS and other terrorist groups.
October 22, 2014 | | Opinion
Thirty-two Fort Stewart soldiers from the 82nd Civil Affairs Battalion will deploy to Liberia in support of Operation United Assistance, according to a news release from the post.
October 22, 2014 | Special to the News | Military
Last week, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jason Carter shared via this column his vision for public education in Georgia.
October 22, 2014 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion
Editor, Those of you familiar with the Long County School System are aware of the student growth and financial struggles faced by our system for many years. We are a low-wealth system, ranked 171st out of 180 school systems. Our students and teachers presently occupy many classrooms built in 1951 or earlier. The hardships we have faced have been many, but with the dedication of previous and present boards, superintendents, administrators, teachers and staff, we have survived.
October 22, 2014 | | Opinion
RICHMOND HILL - In an effort to drum up support for Fort Stewart, which is facing threats in the form of sequestration and BRAC, Hinesville Mayor Jim Thomas spoke to the Richmond Hill Rotary Club on Thursday at the City Center in J.F. Gregory Park.
October 22, 2014 | By Hollie Moore Barnidge | News
A fatal wreck Saturday afternoon on Highway 301 in Long County appears to have ties to an incident that occurred at a Richmond Hill hotel earlier that day.
October 22, 2014 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety
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
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Fall 2010 Soccer Registration is going on now through Aug. 15. Teams offered for ages 4-14, boys and girls. Under 6 and Under 8 the cost is $55 Under 10, Under 12, and Under 14 the cost is $75. All fees include a uniform consisting of a jersey, shorts and socks. Late registration begins Aug. 16 with a $15 late fee being added. Late registrations can only be accepted based on team availability.
July 19, 2010 | Special to the News | Sports
QUESTION: Johnny and Bob are playing in a tournament. On the 9th hole Johnny misses a short putt and, in an unusual fit of anger, he throws his putter toward his cart. He misses the cart but breaks his putter. Since he and Bob are near the parking lot, Johnny replaces his broken putter with one he had in his car. Bob says he can't replace the broken putter since he broke it in a fit of anger and not in the normal course of play. Johnny disagrees and says that since he started the round with 13 clubs ...
July 19, 2010 | By Graham Lewis Columnist | Sports
Mary LeCounte Baggs will join the century club July 23, when she will officially celebrate 100 years of a full and active life. Having lived in Riceboro all her life, Baggs has seen the dirt roads of early 20th century Liberty County paved over with change. And she has left her mark on the community.
July 19, 2010 | By Amy Johstono Special to the News | Lifestyle
Voters who weren't able to take advantage of early voting in Bryan County will be heading to their precincts for Tuesday's primary election when polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
July 19, 2010 | By Lori Wynn Staff writer | News
Last month the descendants of Pembroke's first mayor, John Bacon and his wife Elizabeth Canady Bacon gathered at the J. Dixie Harn Community Center for their 10th Annual Bacon Family Reunion.
July 19, 2010 | | Lifestyle
Hendrix Park is now taking registration for all fall sports. If your child is interested in playing soccer, football or cheer leading you have until Aug. 14 to register. Afterward, applicants will be placed on a waiting list.
July 19, 2010 | Special to the News | Sports
July 19, 2010 | Staff report | Community Announcements
A Bryan County volunteer firefighter is fighting for his life at the Joseph M. Still Burn Center in Augusta with a serious medical condition, necrotizing fasciitis, commonly known as the flesh eating disease.
July 19, 2010 | Special to the News | Health
If you've ever participated in the trust-building exercise where you free-fall backward, trusting that your partner will catch you, then you're familiar with that feeling of fear that comes with trust.
July 19, 2010 | By Joselynn McKenna Columnist | Columnists
Through prayer, hard work, unity, love and sacrifices, Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Chruch of Hinesville paid off its mortgage ahead of schedule. It only took 16 years.
July 19, 2010 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith
"But when He, the Spirit of truth, comes, He will guide you into all truth. He will not speak on his own; He will speak only what He hears, and He will tell you what is yet to come." (John 16:13 NIV)
July 19, 2010 | By Rev. Katrina Deason Columnist | Faith
"Gullywashers" like the storms we've had this week are certainly welcome because we need the rain. However, heavy rains always remind me of the water pollution problems that result when we make poor choices around our homes and in areas where we live each day.
July 19, 2010 | By Sara Ann Swida Columnist | Columnists
Georgia voters will cast ballots in the state primary election Tuesday. Polls are open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
July 19, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Special to the News | News
ST. SIMONS ISLAND - When the elevator in their home got stuck between floors, Sherwood and Caroline Wadsworth found themselves trapped with no way to call for help as temperatures rose into the 90s. They finally died from heat exhaustion in the closet-sized lift.
Autopsies on the elderly couple - he was 90, she was 89 - on Thursday pointed to a tragic end to lives they shared for more than 60 years. Police estimated they had been dead at least four days before a newspaper carrier called 911 out of concern that papers had piled up by their garage.
July 16, 2010 | By Russ Bynum Associated Press writer | State, National News
After a few months deployed overseas, service members are ready for a little R&R. Through the Army's Rest and Recuperation program, soldiers are allowed 15-18 days of leave, depending on their tours, to see family and friends or venture into other countries.
July 16, 2010 | By Amy Johstono Special to the News | Military