Richmond Hill High School senior reliever Josh Lawhon was so dominant in 2014 he went 6-0, didn't allow a run in region play and was the only relief pitcher to be named All-Region 3-AAAAA by coaches.
July 26, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
Former Lady Redskins softball and track standout Sierra Newman hasn't slowed down since graduating from Bryan County High School in 2012.
July 26, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local sports
When Pembroke Police Chief Stacy
July 26, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
Richmond Hill Baseball will host its 1st Annual Alumni Baseball game at 5 p.m. Saturday at Wildcat field.There is a $3 gate fee with all proceeds going toward The Richmond Hill Homerun Club.
July 25, 2014 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local sports
Some national business organizations have hammered the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for proposing new rules on carbon pollution from existing power plants, cutting carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030, using 2005 levels as a baseline. What planet are they on?
July 25, 2014 | By Richard Eidlin Guest columnist | Opinion
The Bryan County Board of Education has completed its search for Bryan County High School's new assistant principal. Jason Kornegay will assume his new role immediately, following board action on the superintendent's recommendation. The action was taken following a closed session to discuss personnel during the Board of Education's regular meeting on Thursday night.
July 25, 2014 | Special to the News Bryan County News | Local news
Results from Tuesday's primary runoff races are in, but have not been certified.
July 25, 2014 | By John Wood Correspondent | News
At the first weekly meeting of the new Rotary Year, Linda Vaccaro presented on the importance of CPR/AED training to Richmond Hill Rotary Club members at the City Center. She was welcomed by new President Lesley Francis and hosted by member Brianne Yontz, executive director of the Richmond Hill Chamber of Commerce.
July 25, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
If Congress actually listened to small-business owners, the minimum wage would be going up.
July 24, 2014 | By Holly Sklar Guest columnist | Opinion
I like bologna - the mild sausage made from beef or meat scraps (beef, pork, turkey and/or chicken), not baloney, the mess you hear from TV infomercials about snake-oil pills that increase your memory, help you lose weight, fight bad breath and increase your personal wealth.
July 24, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray Correspondent | Things to Do
Georgia Game Changers Running Company and a number of other Richmond Place Plaza's businesses, including Jalapeno's Mexican Restaurant of Richmond Hill, and the Hale Tea Company, will be hosting what is sure to be one of the area's 'hottest' summer road races Saturday.
July 24, 2014 | Special to the News Bryan County News | Local sports
Those who see smoke coming out of a sewer vent next week shouldn't worry. It's just the city of Richmond Hill conducting smoke tests to find leaks in its sewer system.
July 24, 2014 | Special to the News | Local news
I am a heavy user of the English language. If it carried a usage fee or royalty, I always would be over-budget (according to my husband).
July 24, 2014 | By Lesley Frances Columnist | Lifestyle
Each day of Spartan Week presented a new athletic challenge for all the soldiers assigned to the 3rd Infantry Division's 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team.
July 24, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray Correspondent | Military
Coastal Endodontics announced the addition of a new dentist to its staff. Dr. Matthew Palazzolo, a board eligible endodontist with a certificate in Endodontics, is an active member of both the American Association of Endodontists and the American Dental Association, according to a press release.
July 23, 2014 | | Business
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April 27, 2010 | By Jeff Whitten Editor | Opinion
Recently Magnolia Manor on the Coast received the Small Business of the Year award for 2009 from the Richmond Hill-Bryan County Chamber of Commerce. Serving the senior population of Richmond Hill is both an honor and a privilege. I thought I would take the opportunity of this column to thank the many people and organizations that support our cause; as well as share with everyone what we feel is important to the success of serving others. No business is perfect, but this information is too important not to share.
April 27, 2010 | By Rich DeLong Columnist | Opinion
A year and a half after the country came perilously close to economic collapse, average Americans are sitting up and taking notice of the debate in Washington over financial reform. No one wants another financial crisis, and one thing that consumers, the White House, Congress, regulators and bankers of all stripes agree on is that financial reform is needed.
April 27, 2010 | By Joe Brannen Guest columnist | Opinion
Mindy Boyette of Pembroke announced Thursday her intentions to seek election to the District 1 seat on the Bryan County Board of Education.
April 27, 2010 | Staff reports | News
Maybe it's a sign of the economy and a need to find every nickle. Maybe it's a sign of the future.
April 27, 2010 | By Jeff Whitten Editor | News
The Bryan County News is having a "Cutest Kids" contest. To enter, upload your child's photo at www.bryancountynews.net/cutestkids
April 26, 2010 | Staff report | Lifestyle
The students of Waldo Pafford Elementary School and their art teacher, Carol Ann Hough, recently were found guilty of creating awesome art. The students' artwork is currently being "held hostage" at the Old Liberty County Jail at 302 S. Main St. in downtown Hinesville. Students, parents and community members can visit the "Behind Bars" exhibit through May 14, from 10 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
April 26, 2010 | Special to the News | Things to Do
Dr. Douglas Holden is certainly no novice to the ministry. He has served in the ministry and as a pastor for more than 50 years. Currently, he is serving as the interim pastor at Allenhurst Presbyterian Church.
April 26, 2010 | By Edith Anderson Special to the News | Faith
The Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ was founded in 1919 in Columbus, Ohio, by the late Bishop R.C. Lawson. His teachings still hold true today. He penned the following:
April 26, 2010 | By Bishop John Lockett Special to the News | Faith
As part of Comcast Cares Day, nearly 40 volunteers gathered Saturday at LeConte-Woodmanston Plantation to work on flower beds, mulch the garden and lay bricks on a walkway designed to honor those once enslaved on Liberty County plantations. The memorial, "The Walk: An African-American Tribute," will cover 50,000 square feet and bear the names of about 6,000 former slaves when it is complete.
April 26, 2010 | By Patty Leon Special to the News | Business
Surrounded by Task Force Marne partners, Maj. Gen. Abul Amier Ridha Mohammed Al-Zaidi, former commander of the Iraqi army's 12th division, bid farewell to his soldiers on April 20 during a change of command ceremony at the Kirkuk Training Center. Brig. Gen. Sameer Abdul Kareem assumed command of 12th division.
April 26, 2010 | By PFC Jessica Luhrs Special to the News | Military
FORWARD OPERATING BASE WARRIOR, Iraq - Soldiers from Company Delta, 1st Battalion, 30th Infantry 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division recently were awarded certificates by Air Force Col. Leonard S. Dick, of the 506th Air Expeditionary Group, for preparing an M1A1 Abrams Main Battle tank for an Air Force re-enlistment ceremony.
April 26, 2010 | By 1st Lt. Baron Cole Special to the News | Military
DIYALA, Iraq - The crowd was out of control. What should have been a peaceful protest turned violent within minutes. News of the riot reached Iraqi police in Baqubah and they sent in the Baqubah IP quick reaction force, which is trained to handle such incidents.
April 26, 2010 | By Spc. Ry Norris Special to the News | Military
Haley Amanda (Mandy) Sommers, daughter of Jimmy and Pam Sommers of Richmond Hill, and Matthew Jarrett Jones exchanged wedding vows on October 8, 2009 in Valle Crucis, N.C. Andy Smith performed the ceremony. The bride was given away by her father.
April 26, 2010 | Special to the News | Weddings
The City of Pembroke celebrated Georgia Cities Week with a range of activities. Here's a look at the week's events.
April 26, 2010 | Special to the News | News