Mayor Jim Thomas said he and other political and business leaders traveled to Washington, D.C., last week to express their concerns about the affect sequestration has on Coastal Georgia's military communities.
Some residents living near Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield began having problems with their garage-door remote-control devices in April, right after the installation made changes to its radio equipment.
Richmond Hill's busiest intersection will soon be getting a makeover. The left turn lanes from Highway 17 onto 144 will increase from one to two in both directions, according to Jill Nagel, a district communications officer with the Georgia Department of Transportation. She said work could start in July though she couldn't give an exact date. The DOT considers the upgrade a Quick Response Project, or QRP, a designation for operational upgrades under $200,000. Nagel ...
A 400-acre site in South Bryan near Publix could one day be the home of the new Richmond Hill Public Library.
After first saying Mark Crowe had resigned, Pembroke has since said the former police chief's contract was terminated after Crowe said he intended to stay on the job.
About 130 soldiers with the 3rd Infantry Division's 1st Armor Brigade Combat Team arrived home from Afghanistan late Thursday afternoon. Many of them were coming home a few months before the end of the scheduled nine-month combat tour.
On a flawless summer morning, Pembroke marked a somber anniversary. There, city officials and others gathered Friday for a ceremony to rename a city street after Sgt. Robert "Bobby" W. Crapse Sr., the Bryan County Sheriff's deputy killed a year ago by a wrong-way driver on I-95. The street, now Sgt. Robert W. Crapse Drive, runs in front of the Bryan County Sheriff's Department, and Pembroke Police Sgt. Matt Lynn found that fitting. "It's in ...
As officials broke ground Thursday morning on the Bryan County Emergency Services Fire Station No. 10 at Waterways Township in South Bryan, county commission Chairman Jimmy Burnsed said he wanted one thing made clear.
After a hot day, a cold front moving across the state today could bring storms to Bryan County tonight.
Looking at a possible budget shortfall, the Bryan County Board of Commissioners could raise property taxes by as much as 1.5 mills in 2014.
SAVANNAH - Dr. Bob Johnson of Isle of Hope on Saturday announced his candidacy for Georgia's First Congressional District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Maj. Gen. John M. Murray will be taking command of the 3rd Infantry Division later this summer, according to a June 10 release by the Chief of Staff of the Army.
For the second-straight summer, Richmond Hill will be the site of a Little League state championship tournament.
Pembroke city officials announced Monday night the resignation of police chief Mark Crowe and the appointment of Sgt. Stacy Strickland as interim chief.
Pembroke Police Chief Mark Crowe says he plans to get an attorney following the City Council's announcement Monday that Sgt. Stacy Strickland will serve as the city's top law enforcement officer.
A Bryan County strategic-planning conference has been scheduled for Sept. 24-25 at the Richmond Hill City Center.
The Bryan County Board of Education voted Thursday in a called meeting to approve the sale of $23.5 million in bonds to build and equip two new schools - McAllister Elementary and Bryan County Elementary.
In a stuffy Richmond Hill High School classroom on a hot Thursday afternoon after school, some 20 students sat in a circle, earnestly discussing whether the U.S. should intervene in Syria, where the government is accused of using chemical weapons on its own people.
Retired Army Lt. Gen. Roger Thompson on Tuesday told members of the Hinesville chapter of the Association of the United States Army that budget cuts already are negatively affecting Army training.
Richmond Hill officials Tuesday announced a public hearing and took care of more housekeeping items in preparation for the city's anticipated annexation of the Belfast Commerce Center. The annexation is expected to be complete at some point around Oct. 1, City Manager Chris Lovell said. It will encompass more than 1,900 acres of land, including the planned interchange at I-95 and Belfast Siding Road. The annexation still has to be approved by federal officials and ...
Richmond Hill's most congested and frustrating intersection may be getting more of a makeover than originally planned.
A mobile home fire Sunday afternoon in North Bryan killed a family dog and left a mother and son homeless.
Developer and publisher Johnny Murphy entered the local political arena last week when he qualified to seek a seat of the Richmond Hill City Council.
As they did a decade ago, American leaders again are contemplating whether to take military action against a ruthless regime in the volatile Middle East.
There was plenty of food, games and great weather at the Fort McAllister on Saturday, but families looking for a little taste of the past this holiday weekend certainly weren't disappointed.
HINESVILLE - Area Republicans are seizing an opportunity to meet the candidates running for the 1st District Congressional seat that will be vacated by Congressman Jack Kingston, who will attempt to win the U.S. Senate seat of Sen. Saxby Chambliss, who is retiring next year.
I-95 exit 87 southbound onto Highway 17 in Richmond Hill will be closed for a time on Sunday.
A representative from Congressman Jack Kingston's office will be in Bryan County from 10 a.m.-noon Thursday at City Hall, 40 Richard R. Davis Drive in Richmond Hill, for a Congressional Day Office.
A month ago, motorists heading north on Interstate 95 through Liberty and Bryan counties noticed an air-crane helicopter and construction crews on the ground installing 100-foot steel poles.
Richmond Hill will have a contested election in November after challenger Johnny Murphy qualified Friday afternoon to run for the Post 1 seat currently held by council member Van Hunter.