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
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
Archive site results
Soon the corner of Oglethorpe Highway and Washington Avenue will look different. The stately oaks that adorn the lot across from the First Presbyterian Church will still shade the lush property, but the house, known as the Mills house, will be gone.
April 19, 2010 | By Patty Leon Special to the News | News
The Hinesville City Council voted Thursday to set aside 75 percent of any 5th brigade mitigation funds it receives from the federal government to pay down the debt on its water reclamation facility.
April 19, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Special to the News | State, National News
From Richmond Hill Police Department reports:
April 19, 2010 | Staff report | Public Safety
SAVANNAH -- Armstrong Atlantic State University will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its much anticipated, 60,180 square-foot Student Union at 11:50 a.m. on Friday, April 23. Friday's activities, at the south entrance of the new facility, near the corner of Science Drive and Library Drive on campus, will include a ceremonial burial of a 50-year time capsule as part of the celebration of Armstrong's 75th anniversary in 2010.
AASU President Linda Bleicken will join Vice President for Student Affairs Vicki McNeil, Student Government Association President Zerek Samples, as well as other representatives from the student body ...
April 19, 2010 | Special to the News | Education
Jury duty canceled
April 19, 2010 | Staff reports | Community Announcements
Richmond Hill High School students held their annual "Mock Wreck," an event where students replicate the horror of a teen driving accident, on Thursday at the school. The wreck was organized by the school's SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) chapter, with assistance from the local police, fire and EMS departments.
April 19, 2010 | By Caitlyn Boza Correspondent | Education
Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp announced today the launch of a new website for voters called MVP. MVP allows voters to view a sample ballot specific to that voter for upcoming elections, find their Election Day polling location and early voting locations in their county, check their registration status, track the status of their absentee ballot, and more.
April 19, 2010 | Special to the News | State, National News
What started out as a son's simple request is blossoming into a national campaign to supply pens and paper to school children in war-torn countries.
April 19, 2010 | By Lori Wynn Staff writer | Lifestyle
Gov. Sonny Perdue will be making a special guest appearance here Monday night when he joins the Richmond Hill-Bryan County Chamber of Commerce for its 25th anniversary dinner at the Richmond Hill City Center.
April 19, 2010 | By Lori Wynn Staff writer | News
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to travel through a storm drain? This week many local children will have the chance to do just that.
April 19, 2010 | By Sara Ann Swida Columnist | Columnists
At a meeting to review the results of a study measuring the potential impact of a new wastewater treatment plant on the Laurel View River and discuss opponents' concerns, members of the Liberty County Industrial Authority declined to make a move on requesting the permit for the plant be issued by the state.
April 19, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Special to the News | News
BAGHDAD - The U.S. Army has dismissed a soldier who threatened fellow troops and sent the Pentagon a violent rap song he wrote to protest his Iraq redeployment orders, officials said Saturday.
The dismissal for misconduct means Spc. Marc A. Hall will avoid criminal charges but lose all military benefits earned over at least four years of service, including an earlier tour in Iraq.
April 17, 2010 | By Lara Jakes Associated Press writer | Sports
Family and friends of fallen soldiers Sgt. Aaron M. Arthur and Spc. Lakeshia M. Bailey made their way down Warriors Walk Thursday under clear blue skies, past eastern Redbud trees that recently flowered at the end of a wet, cold winter.
April 16, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Special to the News | News
Two weeks ago, Liberty County Sheriff Don Martin suffered a rehabilitation setback, forcing him to undergo surgery on Monday, according to his wife, Polly Martin.
April 16, 2010 | By Patty Leon Special to the News | News
Midway City Council, at its April meeting, unanimously rejected the recommendation of the Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission to rezone the Eastwood Village Subdivision from R1 to R2. Council members were concerned about minimum lot size, a boardwalk in a common area of the development and mobile homes.
April 16, 2010 | By Joe Parker Jr. Correspondent | News