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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AUGUSTA - Two old rivals swatted ceremonial tee shots Thursday to begin the Masters, where all the focus was on a four-time winner trying to rebuild his life.
Tiger Woods was playing for the first time since a Thanksgiving night car wreck led to revelations of numerous extramarital affairs.
April 08, 2010 | By Paul Newberry Associated Press writer | Sports
The Richmond Hill-Bryan County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for the Flower Pot Nursery on March 24.
April 07, 2010 | Staff reports | Business
In a major crisis, our first impulse is to address people's immediate needs. With the Haiti and Chile earthquakes, that meant providing food and shelter to the victims. In the case of the recent economic recession, the government stepped in by extending unemployment insurance, providing COBRA subsidies and promoting mortgage refinancing guidelines, among many other programs.
April 07, 2010 | By Jason Alderman Practical money skills | Columnists
An estimated 3,500 people converged on the grounds of J.F. Gregory Park on Saturday, April 3 to take part in festivities at the fourth-annual Easter Extravaganza.
April 07, 2010 | By Katie McGurl and Mindy Boyette Staff members | Lifestyle
John G. Wilderman, resident of The Wilderman Group, announced the appointment of Kermit W. Griffin as executive chef at the Richmond Hill City Center. Griffin, who earned his bachelors degree in hotel resort and tourism management from the University of South Carolina, brings more than 10 years of culinary experience to the position, having started his career as a saucier/sous chef at Germantown Cricket Club in Philadelphia.
April 07, 2010 | Staff reports | Business
Four restaurants currently located in unincorporated Bryan County could be allowed to sell liquor by the drink on Sunday if the Board of Commissioners and county voters okay it. For this to become a reality the commission must first approve a proposed resolution placing the referendum on the July 24 primary and then voters must pass the referendum. For more on this story, pick up a copy of the Midweek Bryan County News.
April 07, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Special to the News | News
Since the tragedy of 9/11, our nation and its communities have experienced a heightened awareness of the sacrifice and service of military members and emergency response personnel. Americans as a whole are a charitable and thoughtful people, and always seem generous with our time and outpourings of goodwill towards those who serve.
April 07, 2010 | By Maj. Jeff Allen Guest columnist | Opinion
Tax Freedom Day in Georgia falls on April 8 this year, according to the Tax Foundation. That's the 98th day of the year and the day when we Georgians will have worked enough to pay our share of federal, state and local taxes for 2010.
April 07, 2010 | | Opinion
Dear Editor: I wish to thank the following premier partners who have made this year's Easter Extravaganza a huge success: RPI Residential Roofing, Ward's Auto Body, Plantation Hardware, Richmond Hill Montessori, Richmond Hill Pals, Southeastern Bank, S & J Bookkeeping, Fonderific, Publix, Pocket Media Marketing, MacDaddy's Cajun Grill, Bryan County News, First Bank of Coastal Georgia, aDerst Bakery, McDonald's, Animal Kingdom Pet Resort, Richmond Hill Florist, Love's Seafood, Southern Image, Flower's by Rose, Coca Cola, Uptown Deli, Savannah Inflatables, Savannah Communications, La Bella Vita Photography, Coastal Chevrolet, Great Southern Exterminating, McGeeCllins PC & the faithful members ...
April 07, 2010 | | Letters
Sometime ago I mentioned the worst customer service and the best customer service I ever received - all in the same week. I reprise the saga because the hero of the story recently and tragically died.
April 07, 2010 | By Dick Yarbrough Columnist | Opinion
On Wednesday, March 31, Jeff Larson of the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) held the second "stakeholders" meeting to discuss the progress, or lack thereof, of the EPD in accumulating and processing data to answer the questions about the potential for damage to the salt marsh should the wastewater treatment plant in Liberty County be allowed.
April 07, 2010 | By Roy Hubbard Columnist | Opinion
The 2010 legislative session of the Georgia General Assembly is almost completed, with only seven session days left. Working into the late hours of the night on Crossover Day, last Friday, the House passed many important pieces of legislation. Given that Crossover Day is the last day that a bill must pass one chamber in order to be considered by the other, the members of the House continued to debate legislation as long as time would allow. Some might say that the "People's Work" is never finished and as a member of the "People's House," all of the ...
April 07, 2010 | By State Rep. Ron Stephens Special to the News | Opinion
Let me share some things with you that you may not have learned in school.
April 07, 2010 | By David Freeman Guest columnist | Opinion
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division will hold a public hearing on April 14 for the public to comment on a proposed change to alligator hunting regulations. Those interested are encouraged to bring these meetings to the attention of others that also may be interested in participating.
April 07, 2010 | Special to the News | Sports
NOTICE: TRIAL Jurors were drawn by Bryan County Clerk of Court Becky Crowe this 2nd day of April, 2010 for the April Term of the Bryan County State Court.
April 07, 2010 | Special to the News | News