Students will be going back to school in less than two months and health department officials in Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long, and McIntosh counties are encouraging parents to be proactive about getting required immunizations for children. A complete summary of Georgia immunization requirements can be found by going to www.gachd.org and clicking on the Immunizations and Vaccinations link under the Quick Links menu on the home page.
Dixie Pickers Antiques held its grand opening ribbon cutting Monday in Richmond Hill, followed by an open house.
Tara Nielsen wins "BCES Biggest Loser Contest"!With the help of the Bryan County Health Department's recording the weekly weigh ins, Bryan County Emergency Services hosted an 8-week "Biggest Loser" contest for anyone wishing to participate. Although several people signed up, and some even lost more weight, only one person completed all the requirements for the 8-week program. Tara Nielsen, wife of Captain Jeff Nielsen, was dedicated to the program and stuck it out for the entire 8-weeks. She actually didn't have a ton of weight to lose but I believe she was more focused on getting in ...
Homeowners in unincorporated Bryan County should start seeing lower premiums on their FEMA flood insurance, officials say.
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Pembroke home and business owners should see lower insurance premiums in October, after the Pembroke Fire Department dropped its ISO rating from a 5/9 to a 4/9 - or a 4/4x under the new rating system.
Bryan County Finance Director John Grotheer will act as interim county administrator beginning July 1. He will replace Ray Pittman, who stepped down earlier this year from the county's top appointed post.
The 468 eastern redbud trees at Fort Stewart's Warriors Walk are dying. According to Fort Stewart public affairs spokesman Kevin Larson, the trees intended to be living memorials begin dying shortly after they're planted.
A member of Richmond Hill High School's class of 2014 has been accepted to Mercer University's undergraduate and medical schools.
The weather was absolutely perfect Saturday morning as more than 350 children participated in the Exchange Club of Richmond Hill's 24th annual Fishing Derby.
Richmond Hill High School
RICHMOND HILL MIDDLE SCHOOL
The fourth nine weeks honor roll for Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School.
The fourth nine weeks honor roll for Bryan County Elementary School.
The fourth nine weeks honor roll for Bryan County Middle School.
The rock band Blues Traveler will be the headline act of the 16th annual Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival presented by Southern Eagle Distributing, organizers announced Friday.
Unity in the Community teamed up with Plantation Apartments to throw a back-to-school celebration for young people of the community Saturday.
Fort Stewart will close Highway 119 , 1 to 2 p.m., Thursday to demolish an old range tower using explosives.
Richmond Hill's National Night Out took place Thursday at J.F Gregory Park from 7 p.m.-9p.m.
Many adults can remember when school didn't start until after the Labor Day holiday in September.
Employees of Bryan County Schools got an early start to the 2014-2015 school year Friday with a system-wide convocation at Richmond Hill Middle School.
When Richmond Hill Elementary School teacher Abby Owens walked across the stage at the University of West Georgia on July 26 to receive her doctorate in education, it was an important day for a family that values education so much it has become a way of life.
Motorists heading out to the mall for back to school shopping during the Sakes Tax Holiday can better enjoy their travels through major shopping districts,
No one was reported injured in a mobile home fire Monday at 706 Mannie English Road in Ellabell.
Nearly 150 runners and walkers hit the streets around the Richmond Place subdivision early Saturday morning for the 2nd Annual Red Hot Chili Pepper 5k to raise money for the Thornwell Home for Children.
Two members of a Fort Stewart family, 9-year-old Oceana Irizarry and her father, Sgt. 1st Class Ommy Irizarry, 36, have died from injuries sustained in a freak accident Sunday on a Florida beach.
Organizers say Pembroke's Night Out this weekend will be better than ever, if the weather cooperates.
With the first day of school right around the corner open houses and back to school rallies are in full swing this week.