Richmond Hill High School won its season basketball opener Saturday night, beating Wayne County 64-26.
November 23, 2014 | Staff Bryan County News | Local news
At the Nov. 13 weekly meeting of the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill, Bill Cathcart gave members a glimpse into the history of the life of pilot Frank "Monk" O'Driscoll Hunter and Hunter Army Airfield.
November 23, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
There is a TV show called "The Walking Dead" that is popular among many. It is about people who die from a virus but come back to life changed individuals - but not for the good of humanity.
November 22, 2014 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith
About half of Georgia's 56 State Parks and Historic Sites are located in the northern-most part of the state.
November 22, 2014 | Video by Randy C. Murray Correspondent | Lifestyle
They are having snow up north.
November 21, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
It's been 20 years since Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels graced us as two of the most lovable idiots in the history of cinema.
November 21, 2014 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Things to Do
Soprano, Savannah VOICE Festival artist and teacher Rebecca Flaherty performed a selection of popular and Broadway songs during Festive Friday on Nov. 15, at the Richmond Hill City Center. The evening raised funds to support scholarships and community outreach for the Savannah VOICE Festival. A "Diva Delight" cocktail was developed in honor of the occasion and many local music lovers including members of the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill attended.
November 21, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
The Richmond Hill High School baseball program is holding its 3rd annual Toys for Tots Baseball Camp from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20 at the high school baseball field.
November 21, 2014 | Staff Bryan County News | Local sports
South Bryan residents crowded the meeting room of the Bryan County Board of Commisisoners on Thursday to learn more about the I-95 interchange at Belfast Keller Road.
November 21, 2014 | Staff Bryan County News | Local news
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, members of the Bryan County Board of Education had extra reason to be thankful at Thursday night's meeting at Bryan County High School in Pembroke.
November 21, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
The Aztecs used them to control fevers and make a red dye. Montezuma had them brought to what is now Mexico City by caravan because they could not grow there at the city's high altitude.
November 21, 2014 | By Don Gardner Extension agent | Business
The following real-estate transactions were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court on Nov. 11-13:
November 21, 2014 | Staff Report | Business
Horsin' Around received a check for $1,200 from the Richmond Hill Rotary Club during the club's meeting Nov. 13.
November 21, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
STATESBORO – After 11 games in the 2014 season, it comes down to the final one at Allen E. Paulson Stadium Saturday, Nov. 29th with a Sun Belt Championship and undefeated mark in the league on the line. In Georgia Southern's home finale against ULM, set to kick off at 6 p.m., Eagle Nation will also be saying farewell to 22 seniors who will play their last home game at "Our House."
November 21, 2014 | Special to the News | Sports
I think I finally have become famous.
November 20, 2014 | By Rich DeLong Columnist | Lifestyle
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Staff Sgt. Esau S.A. Gonzales died May 3 in Mosul, Iraq, from a gunshot wound to the chest. Army officials confirmed Monday this was a non-combat related injury. The sergeant's death remains under investigation.
May 12, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Special to the News | Military
In just six months, Georgia voters will choose the political leadership to guide the state through a critical time in its history. Balancing the budget will again be painful, along with ongoing challenges in education, transportation, water and economic growth. It will take more than incremental approaches and status quo thinking. Voters must demand leadership that unites Georgians with a bold vision for our future. Here are a few examples.
May 12, 2010 | By Kelly McCutchen Guest columnist | Opinion
Editor, I just wanted to let everyone know that May 9-15 is National Police Week. President John F. Kennedy established National Police Week in 1962 for the purpose of recognizing the nation's law enforcement officers. The week culminates on May 15 which is designated as Peace Officer's Memorial Day. In Washington D.C. this week several events are planned, including a candlelight vigil, bike ride, Peace Officer's Memorial Day services and other events.
May 12, 2010 | | Letters
Members of the Pembroke Garden Club recently worked at the Pembroke Library Butterfly Garden, which the garden club maintains. They also reworked the sign at the library and the Pembroke City Hall.
May 12, 2010 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
If I want to pucker a few know-it-all Yankee fannies, all I have to do is start bragging about how the great state of Georgia is most blessed among these our United States.
May 12, 2010 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion
On Feb. 7, 2008, in my hometown of Port Wentworth, 14 people lost their lives in one of the worst industrial accidents in our state's history. The horrible explosion that night at the Imperial Sugar plant changed the lives of many in the greater Savannah area, reminding us how fragile life is and how important emergency services are.
May 12, 2010 | By State Sen. Buddy Carter Special to the News | Opinion
This is the time of year when many people finalize their summer vacation plans – confirming travel and lodging reservations, dusting off suitcases and looking for games to occupy the kids on long road trips. Just be sure that when your brain goes into vacation mode, you don't ignore the same precautions you take during everyday life to protect your personal information.
May 12, 2010 | By Jason Alderman Practical money skills | Columnists
May 12, 2010 | | Business
Army Pvt. Adam L. Collins has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.
May 12, 2010 | Staff report | Lifestyle
"Wars may be fought with weapons, but they are won by men!"
May 12, 2010 | By Shirley Hiers Columnist | Columnists
May 12, 2010 | Staff report | Community Announcements
May 12, 2010 | Staff report | News
SAVANNAH - Imperial Sugar and the U.S. Occupational Health and Safety Administration are discussing a possible settlement of proposed fines against the company for a deadly 2008 refinery explosion near Savannah.
The talks have prompted an administrative law judge to postpone a hearing on the fines by the independent Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission scheduled for next Tuesday in Savannah.
May 12, 2010 | Associated Press | Business
ATLANTA - Georgia college students will pay up to $1,000 more in tuition in the coming school year under hikes passed by the state Board of Regents on Tuesday, a move that comes amid one of the worst state fiscal crises in recent history.
The tuition increases for the state's 35 public colleges and universities hit hardest at research universities: Georgia Tech, the University of Georgia and Georgia State University. Many students will pay $3,535 per semester, a 16 percent increase over last fall.
May 12, 2010 | By Dorie Turner Associated Press writer | Education
ATLANTA - Gov. Sonny Perdue has appointed two members to the Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles, clearing the way for executions and clemency hearings to continue.
Perdue appointed Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice Commissioner Albert Murray and Republican state Rep. Terry Barnard to the five-member clemency panel. He is also recommending that current pardons board member Garland Hunt take Murray's former job.
May 12, 2010 | | Public Safety