Editor's note: Former Fire Chief Jimmy Cook says he was forced to retire. See a follow-up story in the April 13 edition of the News.
Charges may be filed this week in the death of a 21-month-old North Bryan toddler mauled late last month by a pack of the family's dogs.
Two teenage girls suffered injuries in a four-wheeler crash Monday in Ellabell that resulted in transportation to aSavannahtrauma center.
An overturned tractor trailer shut down an exit ramp off of Interstate 95 in Richmond Hill on Monday for more than 10 hours, according to Richmond Hill Fire Chief Vernon Rushing.
The following reports are from the Richmond Hill Police Department:
A moratorium on permanent signs in Richmond Hill will continue into May after a decision Tuesday from the Richmond Hill City Council.
A crowd of Glennville Rotarians attended the club's monthly meeting Wednesday to enjoy lunch, catch up on club information and hear U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson speak.
Longtime Richmond Hill and Bryan County resident Walter W. Meeks Jr., 82, passed away Wednesday at his home after an extended illness, but his memory is not soon to be forgotten by those who knew him well.
Four-hundred balloons flew over the skies of Hinesville on Monday afternoon, but they did not symbolize a joyous occasion.
A North Bryan toddler died Wednesday after being mauled outside her home by a pack of family dogs while family members were inside.
Residents in Bryan County and the surrounding areas who are ready to stock up on fresh veggies, handmade crafts, live plants and more won't have to wait for long as farmers markets in both Pembroke and Richmond Hill open next week.
While the Richmond Hill City Council recently took a step to move forward with changes to the city's sign ordinance, one businessman is asking the city to reconsider the current moratorium on permanent signs within the city.
A crowd of about 100 firefighters, first responders and their family and friends gathered Sunday at the Bryan County Administration Complex in South Bryan for the unveiling of the Bryan County Fallen Firefighters Memorial.
The Chatham-Savannah Counter Narcotics Team (CNT) is seeking the public's assistance in locating two wanted people.
A quick response and a team effort Monday helped bring a kitchen fire under control and save a Pembroke home from further damage.
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.