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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Praise in the Park, held Saturday, June 26, was a success with more than 150 people making it out to Hendrix Park for the festivities. Left, the crowd begins to gather for a fun-filled day of worship.
July 05, 2010 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
July 05, 2010 | | Lifestyle
The following is from Bryan County Sheriff's Department reports:
July 05, 2010 | Staff report | Public Safety
Teachers can learn ways to add pizzazz to their classroom strategies in math, social studies, language arts and science using agriculture as a teaching tool through Georgia Farm Bureau's Ag in the Classroom Professional Learning Unit (PLU) course.
July 05, 2010 | Special to the News | Education
July Fourth certainly is the most patriotic of our national holidays. American Flags, parades on Main Street, and bursting fireworks provide us with a spirit of pride and celebration. It is also a time to reflect on our rights and responsibilities as American Citizens. There is always room for our voice to be heard and perhaps now more than ever we need to join hands in taking the lead.
July 05, 2010 | Special to the News | Opinion
Dear Editor, Along with all the fun of July 4th festivities there can be danger when we hit the road for those backyard barbeques or fireworks shows. Unfortunately our holiday crash stats show the travel season between July 4th and Labor Day can be one of the most dangerous times of year to get behind the wheel.
July 05, 2010 | | Letters
It's not enough that the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have topped $1 trillion. Now there is a supplemental appropriations bill awaiting a vote in the House of Representatives that will add $37 billion more, plus some other odd bedfellows.
July 05, 2010 | By Susan Shaer Guest columnist | Opinion
If I would ask the average American what the symbol is for our freedom, I believe most people would say that it is our flag.
July 05, 2010 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
I have always considered myself to be a Patriot. I love my country, and I am grateful for all of the blessings God has bestowed upon us. But in the last five years I have become increasingly more aware of the reality of the sacrifices made by those in our armed forces so that the rest of us might enjoy the freedoms we have.
July 05, 2010 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
Our nation was built upon a belief in and a desire to worship God. Brave men and women took a stand for freedom, that, too, many seem like an insurmountable undertaking – to take on an entire nation in a battle for freedom.
July 05, 2010 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith
Conservation organizations from around the state are speaking out about sources of mercury to south Georgia's waterways. Currently, thousands of miles of Georgia's streams and reservoirs have advisories for limiting the amount of fish you eat
July 05, 2010 | Special to the News | State, National News
The Richmond Hill Garden Club is once again scheduling a Coastal Georgia Adopt-a-Wetland Workshop in partnership with the University of Georgia Marine Extension Service.
July 05, 2010 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
Fort Stewart Growth Management Partnership will hold a series of public input meeting this month, including two in Bryan County next week.
July 05, 2010 | Special to the News | News
July 05, 2010 | Staff report | Community Announcements
SOCIAL CIRCLE - As expected, today's 4th of July holiday is shaping up to be a busy one on Georgia's lakes and waterways, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division. Conservation Rangers with the Department said they're doing their best to ensure the safety of everyone on the water and boaters are strongly encouraged to remain alert and aware at all times.
July 05, 2010 | Special to the News | Sports