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
Operation Rising Star
October 20, 2014 | Special to the News | Things to Do
This region of Coastal Georgia teems with history.
October 19, 2014 | By Jeremy McAbee Correspondent | Lifestyle
The curriculum for about half an hour last Thursday at Richmond Hill Primary School covered the basics of fire safety, including how to crawl under smoke and stop, drop and roll.
October 19, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten | Education
The other day, I was watching the news when a political ad featuring the politician came across my TV screen. He told what he believed and what he would do if elected. Immediately, I thought, "I wonder if his past voting record in politics mirrored what he was saying."
October 18, 2014 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
A Florida couple was killed just after noon Saturday in a wreck on Highway 301 in Long County. However, authorities suspect circumstances surrounding the wreck might stem from a reported incident at a Richmond Hill area hotel, according to Richmond Hill Police Department Maj. Mike Albritton.
October 18, 2014 | Staff report | News
Members of the Pembroke Downtown Development Authority and city-council members helped Carla's Furniture and Gifts owner Carla Nelson, center, cut the ribbon on her new store Monday morning. Among those who attended the ribbon cutting were DDA board members Laverne Scott and Doyce Mullis, DDA head Sharroll Fanslau, and Pembroke Councilwoman Tiffany Walraven and Mayor Mary Warnell. The store is at 37 E. Bacon St., downtown. For more information, go to www.facebook.com/carlasfurnituregallery or call 653-7000.
October 18, 2014 | Special to the News | Business
Bryan County High School toppled McIntosh County Academy 51-26 during their Homecoming game Friday night. The school announced Homecoming Queen Paige Shuman and King Scotty Flint at the game.
October 18, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports
Q: How long have you lived in Richmond Hill?
October 17, 2014 | Staff Report | Life on the Hill
How would you describe someone you know who is old or older than yourself by at least, say, 25 years?
October 17, 2014 | By Rich DeLong Columnist | Lifestyle
The world is full of people wanting to know, "What is in it for me?" This attitude keeps many from ever checking out God's word and obeying the Gospel. They see no benefit coming their way, so why bother with religion?
October 17, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
Ladies and gentlemen of the jury, "The Judge" is a fine example of a movie that features a likable cast and it's solidly made throughout, but it ultimately falls short of its loftier ambitions.
October 17, 2014 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Things to Do
Regional Author J. G. Jakes, author of The River's Edge, will be signing The River's Edge at the Pembroke Public Library on November 1, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
October 17, 2014 | Special to the News Bryan County News | Community Announcements
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Memorial Day, which falls on the last Monday of May, commemorates the men and women who died while serving in the American military. Originally known as Decoration Day, it originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official federal holiday in 1971. Many Americans observe Memorial Day by visiting cemeteries or memorials, holding family gatherings and participating in parades. Unofficially, at least, it marks the beginning of summer.
June 01, 2010 | From www.history.com | Columnists
If you have ever hiked through a wooded area you understand, "following the path."
June 01, 2010 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith
Jesus said, "Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends." During this Memorial Day weekend, we take the time to remember those who have given their lives for us. I know that we, as a nation, have often debated the merits of a particular war. The reasons for conflict have been many and varied.
June 01, 2010 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
A few weeks ago I started walking/running in the mornings, mainly for health reasons. It has been hard to be consistent so I only do this activity a few days a week.
June 01, 2010 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
Imagine a hurricane making landfall near Georgia's coastline – pushing a surge of water through Georgia's coastal communities and further inland, causing flooding as the storm moves across the state. It has spawned tornadoes, and high winds have blown down trees and power lines causing power outages.
June 01, 2010 | Special to the News | Public Safety
The oil drilling explosion that killed 11 people on April 20 and the spill now killing massive amounts of wildlife in the Gulf of Mexico is a sign. It's a sign of how bad our nation's oil addiction has gotten and of how much we need to launch a sustainable energy revolution.
June 01, 2010 | By Dennis Markatos-Soriano Guest columnist | Columnists
When schools close for the summer, safe and enriching learning environments are out of reach and replaced by boredom, lost opportunities and risk for too many children. New analysis of data from the America After 3PM study measures the extent of this problem, concluding that just 21 percent of Georgia's schoolchildren (an estimated 350,878 kids) participate in summer learning programs – safe, structured programs that provide a variety of activities designed to encourage learning and development in the summer months.
June 01, 2010 | Special to the News | Opinion
Criminal trespass May 20 – An officer patrolling the interchange at Hwy. 17 and I-95 at approximately 6:20 a.m. noticed something was wrong at the old Burger King. According to Sgt. Luke Harris' report, "the rear steel door was slightly ajar being held open with a small piece of wood, which this officer knows to be normally secured." Harris called for backup, then waited until Cpl. Jonathan Zirpolo arrived. Police then cleared the building and learned that the building was entered a "large drive-through window on the south side of the building," Harris reported, noting that the window had ...
June 01, 2010 | Staff report | Public Safety
Pembroke Memorial Day
June 01, 2010 | Staff report | Community Announcements
It isn't often you get to publicly thank your elected officials. On April 20 the Richmond Hill City Council voted to give the Richmond Hill Historical Society $7,000 to help us run the Richmond Hill Museum.
June 01, 2010 | By Sarah Volker Guest columnist | Columnists
June 01, 2010 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
University of Georgia senior Josh Stanfield was recently won a senate seat in the UGA Student Government Association. Stanfield, the son of Jimmy and Sheri Stanfield of Pembroke, is a 2007 graduate of Bryan County High School. At BCHS, Stanfield was salutatorian, captain of the tennis team and president of the Beta Club. He is majoring in political science at UGA.
June 01, 2010 | Special to the News | Education
The Richmond Hill Police Department will hold a golf tournament at 2 p.m. June 25 at Sterling Links Golf Course on behalf of retired police Sgt. Pat Sellers.
June 01, 2010 | Staff report | Sports
Voters will have a chance to get to know their local candidates next week during a meet and greet set for 6 p.m. Thursday at Beef 'O' Brady's Restaurant on Ford Avenue in Richmond Hill.
June 01, 2010 | Staff report | Lifestyle
Authorities are expecting no charges – and little if any other information – to come out of the investigation into a murder suicide early Tuesday morning at 20500 Hwy. 144 in South Bryan.
June 01, 2010 | Staff report | Public Safety