Whether it was reading, writing or arithmetic - or social studies or science - Bryan County students again fared well on Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests in 2013, the Georgia Department of Education announced Tuesday.
The Richmond Hill 17-year-old who was declared missing earlier this week has been found, according to the Richmond Hill Police Department.
Richmond Hill's revision of its industrial zoning ordinances at the July 2 City Council meeting was the latest step in a plan to annex some 1,200 acres in South Bryan - including the Belfast Commerce Center and the future site of the I-95 and Belfast Siding interchange.
Could Pembroke soon have an ordinance making it illegal to wear baggy pants? The issue was raised during Monday's City Council meeting when code enforcement officer Mike Foxworth told council members he and Interim Police Chief Stacy Strickland had been discussing a possible ordinance. "It's something the city would have to approve, but it's something we have talked about," Foxworth said after the meeting. "We haven't gotten too much in depth on it yet." Foxworth ...
The Georgia Supreme Court decided Monday not to review Atlantic Waste's claim that the county's landfill zoning ordinance is unconstitutional.
The day may have started off a little rainy, but it was no match for the thousands of visitors who showed up Saturday to celebrate Independence Day in J.F. Gregory Park.
Police are on the look out for a 17-year-old Robert Shane Anderson Jr. of Richmond Hill who is possibly in the Hinesville area.
Families came from near and far on Thursday to visit Fort McAllister for Independence Day activities.
Scott Allison has been named Richmond Hill's new director of planning and zoning. His appointment was announced at Tuesday's city council meeting. Allison, a former director of planning and economic development in Garden City, started work Monday. "We felt that he's what we're looking for," said Richmond Hill Mayor Harold Fowler, adding that planning will be a key part of Allison's job. "He can help us move forward as we continue to grow." Fowler said ...
Richmond Hill Mayor Pro Tem Van Hunter announced Wednesday he is seeking another term when the November election rolls around.
Bright bursts of red, white and blue fireworks lit the cloudy skies over Fort Stewart's Cottrell Field Thursday at the Salute to the Nation Independence Day celebration.
Pembroke kicked off its annual July Fourth celebration Monday at First Baptist Church with a little rock and roll mixed in with jazz, country and a lot of patriotism.
Bryan County Emergency Services Director Freddy Howell knows fireworks and the July Fourth holiday go hand in hand.
Richmond Hill Mayor Harold Fowler introduced new Planning and Zoning Director Scott Allison at the Tuesday night city council meeting.
The Coastal Regional Commission held a ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony June 12 at its new facility in Darien.
JESUP - The Georgia Department of Transportation is presenting the Draft FY 2014-2017 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program in Southeast Georgia for public review and comment.
The long, long, long-awaited widening of Highway 144 in South Bryan is currently scheduled to begin in 2015, according to the Georgia DOT.
There are 45 children attending Bryan County schools who officials know have no home to go to when the final bell rings at the end of the day.
The Richmond Hill City Council will have a new member, as voters tapped Johnny Murphy to serve the Post 1 seat currently held by Van Hunter.
Richmond Hill voters will decide Tuesday whether to re-elect City Councilman Van Hunter to another term as the Post 1 representative or put challenger Johnny Murphy in office.
Richmond Hill city council members closed the deal Wednesday night, approving and then signing a series of agreements which will bring Caesarstone Technologies USA, Inc., to the Belfast Commerce Centre.
Tap water in the Hardwicke, Fort McAllister and Kinsale neighborhoods of South Bryan is now safe to drink and use without boiling, said South Atlantic Utilities COO Tony Daguillo.
Longtime area car dealer O.C. Welch is getting into the golf course business.
The U.S. House's passage Wednesday of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act is being hailed as a breakthrough moment by area government officials looking for federal funding to deepen and expand the Savannah harbor.
HINESVILLE - Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal spoke Wednesday for a full 30 minutes about job creation and growing the economy, educating the future workforce, benefits of the Port of expansion project and criminal justice reform during his visit to Liberty County.
One day, members of the Richmond Hill Middle School band will literally be playing their own song.
State Rep. Al Williams sponsored a town-hall meeting Monday on the Affordable Care Act at the courthouse in Hinesville. The gathering was designed to inform residents about the new health-care law and to equip consumers with the knowledge they need to apply for insurance on the health-care exchanges.
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal spoke Wednesday for a full 30 minutes about job creation and growing the economy, educating the future workforce, benefits of the Port of expansion project and criminal justice reform during his visit to Liberty County.
Bryan County is known for its charm, its good school system and its quality of life.
An exercise is under way through Oct. 23 on military-training areas on Fort Stewart, Camp Blanding Joint Training Center in Starke, Fla., and in the surrounding communities.