It's still early, but Richmond Hill High School may have sent a message of sorts to area boys' soccer teams.
The girl's and boy's golf teams from Bradwell Institute, Liberty County High School and Richmond Hill High School played a nine hole match at Cherokee Rose Country Club Tuesday afternoon.
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources Coastal Resources Division will host two public information meetings on proposed legislative changes to the way saltwater fishing is regulated.
When Richard Crossley spoke at this year's Georgia Ornithological Society meeting, the acclaimed birder and photographer noticed the number of youth in attendance.
The shooting range in Richmond Hill is one of 32 sites managed by the state Wildlife Resources Division that now require an outdoor recreation pass for visitors ages 16-64.
Georgia Southern's 35-7 loss to North Dakota State in the Football Championship Subdivision semifinals Saturday was not the holiday party GSU fans anticipated. The Eagles' season, however, turned out to be quite a gift.
Carl and Janice Webb and Clark and Sara Jane Bowers won the Coach Red Bowers Golf Tournament at Black Creek Golf Course on Dec. 2. Revenue from the tournament goes to the Pembroke Christian Church building fund. Organizers give special thanks to the players, Black Creek Golf Course, Pembroke Drugs and all hole sponsors.
Can you name the Georgia county where red crossbills have been documented nesting, or the frog common to central Georgia that sounds like a bird? If you're scratching your head, reach instead for "The Breeding Bird Atlas" and "Amphibians and Reptiles of Georgia."
Visitors recently have seen bear and bobcat at Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, making this an ideal time to visit and participate in the refuge's guided activities.
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Aaron Murray's four touchdown passes were enough for Georgia to beat Georgia Tech last week without much of a running game.
ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia is headed to the Southeastern Conference championship game. Nothing would put a damper on that trip like finishing second in its own state. When the 13th-ranked Bulldogs (9-2) face No. 25 Georgia Tech on Saturday, they'll be eager to avoid any sort of slip-up in what has been a comeback of a season. It started with two straight defeats and plenty of speculation that coach Mark Richt was on the way ...
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Larry Munson, whose growling delivery as the voice of the Georgia Bulldogs for nearly 43 years made him as celebrated as the players and coaches he covered, died Sunday night. He was 89.
SAVANNAH - Federal officials are asking boaters and fishermen along the southern Atlantic coast to keep an eye out for endangered right whales, which are heading south for their calving season.
In collaboration with the March of Dimes, the Chi Pi Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. will host its second annual 5K walk/run Nov. 12 to promote prematurity awareness.
PREP FOOTBALL Allatoona 28, Ridgeland 7 Alpharetta 42, North Forsyth 7 Arlington Christian 35, Heritage School (Newnan) 33 Bacon County 20, Lanier County 14 Bainbridge 27, Thomas County Central 24 Bowdon 15, Mount Paran Christian 7 Bremen 30, Trion 8 Brooks County 25, Early County 8 Brookstone 20, Greenville 8 Brookwood 71, Berkmar 8 Brookwood School 64, Southwest Georgia Academy 38 Bulloch 42, Pinewood Christian 21 Burke County 31, Thomson 8 Cairo 42, Americus Sumter ...
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.
Richmond Hill High School improved to 6-0 overall and 3-0 in Region 3-AAAAA with a 35-20 win over Effingham County on Friday night at Wildcat Stadium.
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.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Those needing a hunter-education course before deer season have three options to make that happen.
COVINGTON - The Georgia Wildlife Federation, through the Foundation's State Giving Program, last week received a $35,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation to assist with Georgia Hunters for the Hungry.
Free celebrations are planned in the area for National Hunting and Fishing Day on Sept. 28, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division.