The Richmond Hill Garden Club awarded its December Yard of the Month to Sandy and Austin Andersen, who live at 500 Greenwich in Richmond Heights subdivision.
December 19, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
Santa visited residents of Sterling Creek Plantation subdivision recently with the help of Bryan County Emergency Services. He rode a fire truck and stopped to hear what children wanted for Christmas.
December 19, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
Are you through with your Christmas shopping yet? I thought I would ask this week because by the time you are reading my column next week, it will be too late.
December 19, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith
"Exodus: Gods and Kings" is another attempt by Hollywood to embrace spirituality on the big screen.
December 19, 2014 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Things to Do
Fort Morris State Historic Site hosted its annual Colonial Christmas festival on Dec. 6, giving visitors a taste of 18th century holiday traditions and seasonal entertainment.
December 19, 2014 | By Kayla Rand Correspondent | Lifestyle
ALBANY - Darton State College's Nursing Division held its traditional nurse-pinning ceremony to honor recent graduates Tuesday, Dec. 9, in the Cavalier Arena.
December 19, 2014 | Special to the News | Education
Ricky McCoy spent 45 years working on roads. He's going to spend his retirement traveling them.
December 19, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County | Local news
We have a lot of residential subdivisions with ponds on them. We have a lot of farmsteads with ponds. If you have a pond, either your own private pond or one owned and managed by your homeowner's association, now is the time to start planning for next year's management of the pond.
December 19, 2014 | By Don Gardner Extension agent | Business
The SBRC U8 Wildcats claimed second place in the recently completed South Georgia Youth Football League season.
December 19, 2014 | Special to the News | Sports
The Golden Corral building on Highway 84 in Hinesville is back on the market. A Realtor's sign was placed on the property sometime this week.
December 19, 2014 | Staff Report | Business
The Bryan County Board of Education voted Thursday night to approve the sale of Bryan County Elementary and a 6.59 acre site to Pembroke, a week after the city OK'd its part of the deal.
December 19, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
Bryan County Schools Superintendent Dr. Paul Brooksher said prior to a Dec. 6 forum that feedback on a proposed attendance zone for McAllister Elementary to date had positive.
December 18, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news
The Richmond Hill High School Young Republicans club recently marked the holiday season with a party.
December 18, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Lifestyle
Howard Family Dental, which has been serving Southeastern Georgia since 1980, recently announced the grand opening of its new Richmond Hill office and the addition of Dr. Carlos Martinolas to the practice.
December 18, 2014 | Special to the News | Business
At the Dec. 11 meeting of the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill, nearly 90 guests from the senior centers in Richmond Hill and Pembroke were treated to a holiday meal and gifts from Rotarians."Our Rotary Club likes to reach out to the wider community as much as we can and it has become our tradition to host senior citizens from Bryan County every December," club President Lesley Francis said. "It is wonderful to be able to bring together the younger generation from Life Moves with our community's senior citizens, and the City Center produced a wonderfully seasonal menu ...
December 18, 2014 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
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ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Your aries self-esteem level is high, as is your impatience to see more action come your way in the workplace. Good news, lamb: It could start to happen sooner than you think.
May 19, 2010 | Special to the News | Things to Do
Q: My 32-month-old is still sleeping in her crib. When we put her in for a nap, she begins jumping up and down, holding onto the side. (She was also doing this at night, but that has stopped.) We have tried spanking and recently taking away a favorite activity. Nothing seems to work! We feel like she still needs a nap because she acts tired when she doesn't take one. Please help!
May 19, 2010 | By John Rosemond Columnist | Columnists
Drownings are very common on the Georgia coast. In fact, they are the second-most frequent cause of death from unintentional injuries in Georgians under age 30.
May 19, 2010 | By Linda Ratcliffe Columnist | Columnists
SAVANNAH - The Universal Newborn Hearing Screening and Intervention Conference will be from 9 a.m.-noon Monday, May 24, at the Chatham County Health Department, 1395 Eisenhower Dr. in Savannah. Attendees will discuss how to provide the best possible care for infants who may have hearing issues.
May 19, 2010 | | Health
Hinesville resident Harold Cross, 91, said he joined the U.S. Navy in 1943. Cross said he enlisted in the Navy instead of the Army because he did not want to "fight the war from a foxhole." The former sailor said his younger brother, Merville, served in the Army.
May 19, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Special to the News | Lifestyle
Deborah Robinson, director of the Historical African American Museum at the Dorchester Academy in Midway, recently commissioned a group of sculpture students at Bradwell Institute to create a collection of art work based on the Supreme Court case of kidnapped slaves on the ship Amistad. The effort to free the slaves was the first civil rights case in the United States.
May 19, 2010 | Special to the News | Lifestyle
A Fort Stewart soldier was killed Saturday when the 2007 Suzuki motorcycle he was riding ran off the road, jumped a ditch and struck a tree near Greenville, S.C.
May 19, 2010 | Staff report | News
WASHINGTON - Scientists are anxiously awaiting signals about where a massive oil slick in the Gulf of Mexico may be heading, while containment of the looming environmental catastrophe proves elusive.
With fears growing that the gushing well could spread damage from Louisiana to Florida, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar told a Senate panel Tuesday that his agency had been lax in overseeing offshore activities and that may have contributed to the disastrous spill.
May 19, 2010 | By Ben Evans Associated Press writer | State, National News
WASHINGTON - With the electorate's intense anger reverberating across the country, this is all but certain: It's an anti-Washington, anti-establishment year. And candidates with ties to either better beware.
Any doubt about just how toxic the political environment is for congressional incumbents and candidates hand-picked by national Republican and Democratic leaders disappeared late Tuesday, when voters fired Democratic Sen. Arlen Specter in Pennsylvania, forced Democratic Sen. Blanche Lincoln into a run-off in Arkansas and chose tea party darling Rand Paul to be the GOP nominee in Kentucky's Senate race.
May 19, 2010 | By Liz Sidoti Associated Press writer | State, National News
A half million dollar lottery ticket has been sold in Hinesville.
May 18, 2010 | Staff report | News
The next Lunchtime Concert in the Park in downtown Hinesville Friday will feature the blues rifts of Bottles & Cans.
May 18, 2010 | Staff report | Things to Do
WASHINGTON, May 17, 2010 - The Army recall of 44,000 Advanced Combat Helmets that were issued to soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan is the result of a Department of Justice investigation as well as independent tests that show the helmets do not meet Army standards, military officials said today.
Army officials say the recalled helmets are not a "direct risk" to soldiers.
May 18, 2010 | By Master Sgt. Doug Sample Army News Service | Military
JEKYLL ISLAND - The Jekyll Island Authority chose three developers Monday to take over key pieces of the state park's extensive makeover, which hit a snag six months ago when its main private partner backed out of the project.
Rather than hire another single developer to tackle all the privately funded components of the island's redevelopment - an investment estimated at $80 million to $100 million - Jekyll Island's board of directors voted to divide them among different firms.
May 17, 2010 | By Russ Bynum Associated Press writer | State, National News
ATLANTA - Kathy Cox is stepping down as Georgia's school superintendent to take over a new national education nonprofit.
A tearful Cox said Monday that she will resign as the state's school's chief June 30.
May 17, 2010 | Associated Press | State, National News
The Carver Elementary Reading Olympics was held Friday. Students competed by providing the title and author to questions about books they had read.
May 17, 2010 | Special to the News | Education