Students in Inga Cashon's engineering-concepts class and in Ginnie Sherrod's Science Club at Bryan County High School have been involved with the SeaPerch program throughout this month.
November 27, 2014 | Special to the News | Education
The city of Richmond Hill is holding its first Christmas-decoration contest.
November 27, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
Firefighter Jason Blalock has been named Employee of the Quarter for the fourth and final quarter of 2014 at Bryan County Emergency Services. Blalock, left, was nominated by several BCES members. He is receiving the award from BCES Chief Freddy Howell.
November 27, 2014 | Special to the News | Public Safety
I find it hard to believe that this is my sixth Thanksgiving since permanently relocating to Coastal Georgia and my third since becoming an American citizen. In that brief period, Thanksgiving has become my favorite holiday.
November 27, 2014 | By Lesley Francis Columnist | Lifestyle
The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the city of Richmond Hill and the Richmond Hill Convention and Visitors Bureau, announce Small Business Saturday on Nov. 29, as well as a "Shop, Dine & Play Local This Holiday Season ... And Beyond" marketing message.
November 26, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Business
On my "to-do" list last week was a reminder to call former Gov. Carl Sanders and see if he had any thoughts on how to get the field at Sanford Stadium named for UGA's former coach and athletic director Vince Dooley. I knew he would like the idea and perhaps could jerk a few chains I seem to have been unable to rattle thus far.
November 26, 2014 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion
Back in 1966, Bobby Fuller sang about, "Robbin' people with a six-gun, I fought the law and the law won." And rightfully so - robbery is a crime. But what happens when it's the law doing the robbing and the law wins?
November 26, 2014 | By Benita Dodd Guest columnist | Opinion
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November 26, 2014 | Anonymous calls | Lifestyle
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor will host a job fair from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday at the Richmond Hill City Center to fill a number of positions with Caesarstone Technology at its new $120 million manufacturing facility in Richmond Hill.
November 26, 2014 | Special to the News | Business
A lineman at Coastal Electric Cooperative has been recognized by a state cooperative association for saving the life of a firefighter injured during a tree-removal operation.
November 26, 2014 | Special to the News | Public Safety
It might be normal to hear, "ruff ruff ruff" when walking past PawParazzi Pet Boutique, but soon people will also hear, "Ho ho ho."
November 26, 2014 | By Tiffany Stroud Correspondent | Life on the Hill
Tuesday was the last Richmond Hill Farmers' Market of the year. The market, which takes place at J.F. Gregory Park every Tuesday, will start back up in April 2015. Harvey Lashley will be the new market manager next year. Tiffany Stroud was there with her camera.
November 26, 2014 | Staff Report | Life on the Hill
Nov. 28-29: Movie Night Under the Stars - The Ice Cream Stop in Richmond Hill invites the community to a free family fun night of movie watching under the stars. Friday evening's showing will be a PG-rated movie, and Saturday night's movie will be rated G. The movies will begin at dusk. Guests are asked to bring lawn chairs. Visit the The Ice Cream Stop's Facebook page for more information.
November 26, 2014 | Staff Report | Life on the Hill
Richmond Hill's 19th annual Star-Spangled Christmas Parade will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 6.
November 26, 2014 | Staff Report | Lifestyle
Incidents taken from Richmond Hill Police Department and Bryan County Sheriff's Office reports.
November 26, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten | Public Safety
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SAVANNAH - Early indicators suggest Savannah State University's enrollment for the 2010-11 academic year will exceed last fall's 3,800 enrolled students.
August 11, 2010 | Special to the News | Education
ATLANTA - Georgia Department of Transportation Commissioner Vance C. Smith Jr. announced Monday that the department applied for $34 million in federal funding to accelerate development of high-speed rail service from Atlanta to Chattanooga, Tenn., continuing to Nashville and eventually to Louisville, Ky.
August 11, 2010 | Special to the Courier | State, National News
WASHINGTON - Hoping to show disenchanted voters that they are the party that cares about jobs, House Democrats are convening an emergency session to pass a bill aimed at saving hundreds of thousands of teachers and other public workers from unemployment.
Lawmakers rushing back from town hall meetings and vacations for the one-day session Tuesday may also address another issue that will be on voters' minds this November - lax border security - with passage of a $600 million bill to beef up surveillance along the U.S.-Mexican border.
August 10, 2010 | By Jim Abrams Associated Press writer | State, National News
Nathan Deal, Republican gubernatorial candidate in the primary runoff election, addressed the Richmond Hill community at What's the Scoop Cafe on Tuesday and spoke on issues, such as personal ethics, campaign tactics, health care and immigration.
August 09, 2010 | By Caitlyn Boza Staff writer | State, National News
Tuesday was a big night on both ends of the county as communities celebrated National Night Out in Richmond Hill and Pembroke.
August 09, 2010 | By Caitlyn Boza Staff writer | Lifestyle
The economy may be in the dumpster, but coastal Georgia's population is expected to increase by more than 50 percent in the next 20 years.
August 09, 2010 | By Jeff Whitten Staff writer | News
Third Infantry Division deputy commander general-rear Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Phillips was nominated by the president of the United States for promotion to the rank of major general, according to a Department of Defense advisory released this week.
August 09, 2010 | Staff report | Military
Tuesday will be the opportunity for voters across the state to head to the polls one more time and cast a ballot for the Republican or Democratic primary runoff.
August 09, 2010 | By Lori Wynn Staff writer | News
Could a countywide stormwater ordinance help Bryan County better protect its natural resources from development and all that comes with it?
August 09, 2010 | | Opinion
Dear Editor: The City of Richmond Hill, Richmond Hill Police and Fire Departments would like to thank everyone for their participation in Richmond Hill's 2nd Annual National Night Out. We estimate attendance at 1,500 again this year. In an effort to make each year's event better we would like to ask those who attended and participated to give their opinions, ideas and observations so that we can discuss them at the after action review meeting. Thank you all again and we look forward to seeing all of you again next year for our 3rd Annual National Night ...
August 09, 2010 | | Letters
The prophet Isaiah was sent to the people of Israel to try and get them to turn back to God, putting all their trust in Him.
August 09, 2010 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith
In 1 Peter 3:15, Christians are told to "always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have."
August 09, 2010 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
Okay, I have to admit it. I love baseball. I know that many in the younger generation are bored by the game. But I find it fascinating.
August 09, 2010 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
The Richmond Hill Community Theatre is looking for people who are interested in directing a production as early as this fall.
August 09, 2010 | Special to the News | Things to Do
The Army's seven-year stint in Iraq is drawing to a close and the 3rd Sustainment Brigade from Fort Stewart is there to assist with the drawdown.
August 09, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Special to the News | Military