Three football players received honors at Richmond Hill High School's annual Black and Gold Game on April 26.
Richmond Hill High School freshman Rachel Hammesfahr, above, ran her way to a berth in the 3,200-meter run girls' state Class AAAAA meet during last weekend's sectionals in Augusta. In recent photos the girl identified as Hammesfahr was actually teammate Emily Hollowell. The Bryan County News regrets the error.
Former Georgia Southern safety J.J. Wilcox waited for his phone to ring throughout Friday evening.
Richmond Hill High School had its Black and Gold game Friday night at Wildcats Stadium to mark the end of spring football.
Several Richmond Hill High School and Bryan County High School track and field athletes have advanced to their respective state meets after last weekend's section competitions.
Bryan County High School's sixth annual Summer Shootout Basketball Camp is June 3-5 at BCHS.
In five consecutive trips to the postseason, Richmond Hill High School has never lost in the first round of the boys' state soccer playoffs under coach Robbie Flanders.
It's been a busy week all the way around for the baseball program at Richmond Hill High School.
When it comes to girls' soccer, few prep programs have had sustained success like Richmond Hill High School.
Former Richmond Hill High School baseball standout Kevin Matthews is out for the season. Matthews, the 2011 first round draft choice of the Texas Rangers underwent surgery recently. In a Facebook message, Matthews said he was "done for the season," but also noted "it was just a clean up" and "nothing too serious." Earlier, T.R. Sullivan's blog on texasrangers.com said the Rangers have lost both left-handed pitcher Kevin Matthews and outfielder Zach Cone for the season. Matthews needs surgery because of a bone spur in his left shoulder and Cone is out with a torn left Achilles ...
The University of Georgia Alumni Association and the UGA Athletic Association have teamed up to bring UGA Day to Statesboro on May 22. A buffet dinner begins at 6 p.m., followed by the official program at 7 p.m.
Notre Dame returns to the Georgia Tech football schedule in 2015 as part of the Fighting Irish's scheduling partnership with the Atlantic Coast Conference. The date for the game, which will be played in South Bend (Ind.), has not been finalized.
Tybee Island will host the Coastal Empire Cycle Fest Criterium cycling event starting at 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, at Fannies on the Beach, 1613 Strand Ave.
For Richmond Hill High School senior Charmia Graham, the next level is right down the road.
The Richmond Hill Soccer Club's fall 2013 Academy and Select tryouts will take place in May and June on the turf fields at DeVaul Henderson Park in Richmond Hill.
Calling all kids who want to learn how to hunt turkey and have fun doing it.
Fort Stewart youths, ages 10-16, are invited to sign up for a shotgun-orientation class from 8 a.m-3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11 at Holbrook Outdoor Recreation Center
BRUNSWICK - Georgia's food shrimp harvest season has come to an end for the year with the official closing Tuesday afternoon.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - More than 300,000 hunters pursue the white-tailed deer in Georgia. As a reminder to hunters, there was a regulation change in the number of available days to take deer of either sex depending on the type of equipment used and the area of the hunt, beginning this month.
STATESBORO - Work has begun to build Georgia Southern University's $5.8 million Shooting Sports Education Center.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - The period for public comments on Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division upcoming deer-management plan will end Friday.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - The Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division is offering an online course on hunter education.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Given the amount of rainfall this spring and summer, there should be lots of water and plenty of places to go duck hunting later this month, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division.
The public shooting range at Richmond Hill Wildlife Management Area will close for an estimated two months beginning Nov. 15, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division.
STATESBORO - The sixth annual Statesboro 5K Turkey Trot will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, in Statesboro.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Georgia boat owners with expired registrations are encouraged to renew their boat decals before Oct. 24, when a new state law adding a $10 late fee for registration renewal after expiration will be implemented.
The annual Sunbury 5K Road Race is Saturday. The run, Presented by Merritt & Grinstead, Attorneys at Law, Hinesville, starts at 9 a.m. with packet pick-up at Merchants Wharf Condos.
SKIDAWAY ISLAND - More than a dozen underwater robotic vehicles called "gliders" will be launched simultaneously this month in a massive, cooperative project involving 10 East Coast research institutions, including the University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Many hunters utilize tree stands to give them a leg up on their quarry. However, sometimes these are improperly installed or show signs of wear after several years.