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State questions on Nov. 4 ballots

While most voters are familiar with the candidates on the Nov. 4 general-election ballot, many are unaware of the ballot's three referendum questions.

October 23, 2014 | By Buddy Carter Special to the Courier | Opinion

Voter apathy should be illegal

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

Details of ebola deployment announced

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

Governor shares view on education

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

Long Co. school bonds would attract state money for new school

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

Mayor hopes to boost Bryan support for base

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

Crash was apparent murder-suicide attemp

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

Water, sewer could get more costly in Richmond Hill

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

Bryan County High School band director resigns

School officials say Bryan County High School band director Wade Eggleston has resigned.

October 21, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news

News of deaths is good Southern gossip

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

Open House for new garden center

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 meeting tonight

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

Protect your family -- get flu shots

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

A queen and her court

Paige Shuman was named Bryan County High School homecoming queen on Friday night.

October 20, 2014 | Christie Howard Bryan County News | Local news

4-H'ers in photo op

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

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Community announcements for July 7

Hurricane briefing

July 07, 2010 | Staff report | Community Announcements

Take note: These men want your vote

Name: Ted Akins

July 07, 2010 | Staff report | News

More 4th BCT troops deploy

More than 3,000 soldiers from the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team are deploying to Iraq this month. Hundreds of Vanguard soldiers told family and friends goodbye before loading their duffel bags and equipment into Army trucks on Monday.

July 07, 2010 | Staff report | News

Hunter unit recognized for Haiti work

The 10th Transportation Company was awarded the Humanitarian Service Medal at 8:30 a.m. today at Hunter Army Airfield's 260th Quartermaster Battalion motor pool.

July 07, 2010 | Staff report | Military

Term length must vary by position

Over the past 18 years, I have served in four different elected positions- city councilman, mayor, state representative and state senator.

July 07, 2010 | By State Sen. Buddy Carter Special to the News | Opinion

Celebrate positive environmental news

Urban naturalists can't believe our environment is improving and wildlife is recovering because they can't see beyond the skyline. They read mostly about wild species in danger. For most wildlife, it is not true - certainly not for that emblem of nature, the black bear.

July 07, 2010 | By Harold Brown Columnist | Opinion

Revolt against blob for students' sake

Eva Moskowitz has become an expert at being hated.

July 07, 2010 | By Rich Lowry Columnist | Opinion

Early redeployment keeps a promise

CONTINGENCY OPERATING SITE MAREZ, Iraq - The decision to send U.S. soldiers back early from Iraq is a critical part of meeting President Barack Obama's mandated troop strength of 50,000 troops in Iraq by Sept. 1.

July 07, 2010 | Special to the News | Military

Lead poisoning still deadly threat

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, lead poisoning is an environmental health concern. It is present in an estimated 24 million U.S. homes where 4.4 million children younger than 6 years old live. Toxic to many tissues and enzymes of the human body, lead can enter your body when you breathe, drink or eat anything that contains lead. With the exception of certain organic lead compounds (such as tetraethyl lead, which previously was added to produce leaded gasoline), lead is not absorbed through your skin. It accumulates in the bone marrow, nerve tissue - including the ...

July 07, 2010 | By Linda Ratcliffe Columnist | Columnists

New plan covers pre-existing conditions

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently announced the establishment of a new pre-existing condition insurance plan that will offer coverage to uninsured Americans who have been unable to obtain health coverage because of a pre-existing health condition.

July 07, 2010 | Special to the News | Health

It's never too early to start reading

Q: Our son was already registered for junior-kindergarten before we became aware that you believe in phonics-based reading instruction. He will be 5 in about three months. The private school we are sending him to teaches reading using what they call an "integrated approach" that involves both phonics and other methods. I'm thinking of buying a phonics-based program that's used by lots of home-schooling parents and working with him on it before school starts. Is he too young for this?

July 07, 2010 | By John Rosemond Columnist | Columnists

State tells seniors about Medicare scams

ATLANTA - People who receive Medicare should be on the alert for scam artists, warns the Georgia Department of Human Services Division of Aging Services.

July 07, 2010 | Special to the News | Health

SE Georgia to benefit from $4.3M grant

ATLANTA - One hundred adults in Southeast Georgia who are living with serious mental illness will benefit from a $4.3 million grant that will promote recovery and reduce their chances of relapsing after treatment. Over a two-year period, the Opening Doors to Recovery Project will focus on people who have experienced a mental-health crisis and returned to jail, prison, state hospitals or homelessness more than once a year.

July 07, 2010 | Special to the News | Health

Horoscopes for week of July 7-14

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Starting something new is always exciting for the adventurous Aries. And here's the good news: This time you might be able to get some assistance in helping you finish what you've started.

July 07, 2010 | Special to the News | Things to Do

'Philadelphia Story' in Brunswick

For the second film screening in the Summer Classic Movies at the Ritz series, Golden Isles Arts and Humanities Association will screen the 1940 romantic comedy "The Philadelphia Story" starring Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant and James Stewart, at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 8, at the Historic Ritz Theatre in downtown Brunswick.

July 07, 2010 | Special to the News | Things to Do

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