Applause from the standing room-only crowd filled the courtroom in Pembroke on Thursday evening as the Bryan County Planning and Zoning Commission voted unanimously not to recommend changes to the county's waste management district ordinance submitted by Pooler-based Atlantic Waste Services.
Applause filled the courtroom at the county courthouse in Pembroke Thursday evening as the Bryan County Planning and Zoning Commission voted not to recommend changes to the county's waste management district ordinance submitted by Pooler-based Atlantic Waste Services.
Three students from Richmond Hill are one step closer to attending U.S. Service academies after recently receiving congressional nominations from 1st District Congressman Jack Kingston, R-Ga.
Grand jurors were recently drawn by Bryan County Clerk of Courts Rebecca G. Crowe for the November 2011 term of the Bryan County Superior Court.
Early voting ends at 5 p.m. Friday, which means Bryan County residents still have some time to cast their votes early for the municipal and countywide elections.
Trial jurors were recently drawn by Bryan County Clerk of Courts Rebecca G. Crowe for the March 2011 term of the Bryan County Superior Court.
Local business leaders appear cautiously optimistic regarding news that the war in Iraq is ending and troops stationed there will be coming home by the end of the year.
Monday marks the final week of early voting in Bryan County, and voters have until 5 p.m. Friday to cast their ballots before Election Day for the countywide and municipal elections.
Around 50 city residents gathered Thursday at the Richmond Hill City Center for a candidate forum to hear what plans City Council candidates Jan Bass and John Fesperman have for the city if elected.
Voters will have the chance to find out more about the Richmond Hill City Council candidates' plans for the city and the countywide penny tax at 6 p.m. Thursday during a candidate forum at the Richmond Hill City Center.
Although all seats on the Pembroke City Council are up for grabs this election year, voters will only see one contested seat at the polls.
As early voting continues and Election Day nears, residents in Pembroke will see several incumbents, as well as some new names, on their ballot for the Pembroke City Council.
The Ogeechee Riverkeeper organization filed a lawsuit Friday against the Georgia Environmental Protection Division. The suit claims EPD failed to protect citizens and honor their right to have input on a recent consent order against a textiles plant blamed for a massive fish kill.
Atlantic Waste Services just wants to be a good neighbor.
The importance of the special purpose local option sales tax and its use in Bryan County is a "no brainer."
The National Football League's rejection of a Super Bowl advertisement by Black Creek-based Daniel Defense has generated quite a stir.
The Bryan County Board of Commissioners is hoping to lure new businesses with the creation of "military zones" and save some money by refinancing loans on the county's industrial park in North Bryan.
Bryan County's first Water Task Force has become a reality.
RICEBORO - A man was killed shortly before 4 p.m. Wednesday at an Interstate Paper warehouse on Interstate Paper road in Riceboro.
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.
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.
Call this a good-news, good-news kind of story.
Georgia's leading water protection group recently named its "Dirty Dozen" for 2013, highlighting 12 of the worst offenses to Georgia's waters.
Pembroke is taking preliminary steps toward getting state funding to help fix up the city's Municipal Park.
Richmond Hill City Council members approved a measure Tuesday aimed at bringing more business into certain parts of the city.
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.
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."
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.
The Georgia Department of Education is honoring Bryan County Schools for its progress in helping economically disadvantaged students succeed in the classroom.
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.