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Three Wildcat teams headed to GRPA state tournament

The South Bryan Rec 12U, 10U and 8U teams are all bound for the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association state championship tournament in their respective age groups.

November 29, 2013 | Special to the News Bryan County News | Local news


City eyes new landscape regulations

Despite the potential costs to land developers and homebuilders should the Richmond Hill City Council adopt a landscape ordinance, fewer than 10 real estate professionals attended a town hall meeting Thursday at City Hall.

November 28, 2013 | Steve Scholar Special to the News | Local news


United Way exceeds goal in Bryan

Call this a good-news, good-news kind of story.

November 27, 2013 | Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Area waterways on Dirty Dozen list

Georgia's leading water protection group recently named its "Dirty Dozen" for 2013, highlighting 12 of the worst offenses to Georgia's waters.

November 26, 2013 | Special to the News | Local news


Pembroke asking for help with park

Pembroke is taking preliminary steps toward getting state funding to help fix up the city's Municipal Park.

November 25, 2013 | By Jeff Whitten | Local news


Richmond Hill looks to lure business with 'military zone'

Richmond Hill City Council members approved a measure Tuesday aimed at bringing more business into certain parts of the city.

November 23, 2013 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Family Connections opens North Bryan Service Center

Bryan County Family Connection opened its new North Bryan Service Center this week with an open house at the repurposed building in the J.D. Harn Industrial Park at Pembroke.

November 23, 2013 | By Al Hackle Special to the News | Local news


King America gets new consent order

A spokesman for Georgia's Environmental Protection Division said a permit issued this week that allows King America Finishing to continue releasing wastewater into the Ogeechee River would "make the discharge the most highly regulated in the state."

November 23, 2013 | By Hollie Deal-Bragg Special to the News | Local news


County OKs tax, election changes

Two courthouse officials appeared before the Bryan County Board of Commissioners Tuesday and got support for changing long-set traditions in how the county collects taxes and holds elections.

November 23, 2013 | By Al Hackle Bryan County News | Local news


Bryan Schools earns honor

The Georgia Department of Education is honoring Bryan County Schools for its progress in helping economically disadvantaged students succeed in the classroom.

November 20, 2013 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


More than presents

The green and red shoebox-sized packages atop a table at First Baptist Church Richmond Hill each contain a few toys, personal hygiene items and school supplies.

November 20, 2013 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Richmond Hill High School classified as AAAAAA

As expected, the Georgia High School Association put Richmond Hill High School in Class AAAAAA on Monday, but it's uncertain whether the school will stay there long.

November 20, 2013 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Four charged in Midway robbery attempt

MIDWAY - Four Savannah residents have been charged in connection with an alleged attempted armed robbery in Midway on Wednesday.

November 18, 2013 | Special to the News | Local news


Board approves utility increase

Pembroke residents and businesses will pay $1 more on their monthly water and sewer bills beginning in February.

November 17, 2013 | Al Hackle Special to the News | Local news


Board approves utility increase

Pembroke residents and businesses will pay $1 more on their monthly water and sewer bills beginning in February.

November 17, 2013 | Al Hackle Special to the News | Local news


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Georgia Cities Week to begin

Georgia Cities Week 2014 gets under way Sunday with a photo exhibit at Pembroke's Downtown Art Center. It ends with a kid's fishing derby on April 26 at J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill.

April 12, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


County to end retirement health benefit

Bryan County currently plays about 80 percent of health coverage for its retired employees - and that won't change for anyone hired before May 1.

April 12, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


City joins regional planning group

In theory, Richmond Hill could have turned down membership in the Coastal Region Metropolitan Planning Organization. In reality, that wasn't an option.

April 10, 2014 | Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


County reviewing property assessments

Property tax assessments are still weeks away from being mailed, but Bryan County tax assessors are currently in the process of reviewing more than 17,000 parcels in the county.

April 10, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten | Local news


County to save $500,000 with refinancing

Note: The story said Bryan County will save taxpayers more than $5.5 million due to a reporter's error when reading the news release. The News regrets the mistake.

April 09, 2014 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news


County talks septic woes in Buckhead North

Issues with drainage and failing septic tanks are plaguing upscale Buckhead North, a resident said Tuesday during the Bryan County Board of Commissioners regular meeting in Richmond Hill.

April 09, 2014 | Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


City oks $280,000 for construction road

As work on Richmond Hill's new $22 million Sterling Creek Wastewater Treatment Facility gets under way, finding a way to access the worksite without disrupting residents in a nearby subdivision led the City Council on Tuesday to approve spending more than $287,000 to build an access road.

April 05, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Gov. Deal challenger makes pit stop in Ellabell

Republican gubernatorial candidate David Pennington talks pretty fast for a southerner whose Georgia roots stretch back 400 years.

April 05, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Sherman picked as CVB director

Richmond Hill City Council put its stamp of approval Tuesday on the hiring of Christy Sherman as head of the city's Convention and Visitor's Bureau.

April 05, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Large trash pick-up is part of cities week

Richmond Hill is set to celebrate Georgia Cities Week from April 13-19.

April 04, 2014 | Special to the News | Local news


Firm passes into new hands of familiar faces

Were it not for a recent Facebook post, the change of ownership at ReMax Accent Richmond Hill might have gone largely unnoticed, thanks to the busy schedules of the principals involved.

April 02, 2014 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Monitor forecasts economic growth in region in 2014

SAVANNAH - Armstrong Atlantic State University's latest Coastal Empire Economic Monitor reports the Savannah-area economy expanded rapidly during the fourth quarter of 2013 and should continue to experience significant growth throughout 2014.

April 02, 2014 | Special to the News Bryan County News | Local news


Rucking for awareness

If you think carrying a 35-pound rucksack on a 26-mile hike is a piece of cake, Tom Nash wants a word with you.

April 02, 2014 | By Steve Scholar Special to the News | Local news


Reports from 2014 General Assembly

The media player at left has daily reports from the Georgia General Assembly for 2014 session, which began Jan. 13:

January 14, 2014 | | Local news


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