An expression like "Being in a real pickle " suggests a place you don't want to be, but I don't understand why.
A group of Friendship Circle cyclists stopped by Richmond Hill City Hall on Monday as part of their journey of biking from Florida to New York as a fundraiser to help kids with special needs.
More than 60 members and guests gathered June 26 at Love's Seafood Restaurant to celebrate the end of the current Rotary year and to look forward to the beginning of the new one.
Golden Isles Arts & Humanities is seeking visual art submissions for The Ritz Theatre gallery's upcoming exhibit #SocialArt, opening Sept. 6.
The Pembroke Garden Club recently chose the home of Harry and Ella Lewis in Pembroke for the Yard of the Month for June. The Beauty Spot award for June was given to Patsy Haire of Pembroke by the Pembroke Garden Club for her colorful hygrangeas.
No July 4 celebration is complete without a cold, fresh slice of watermelon to wash down those hot dogs, hamburgers and tater chips. I'd like to think it's the way the Founding Fathers would have wanted it.
June 21 to July 22: Congratulations on getting that project up and running. But as exciting as it is, don't let it carry you away. Make sure you set aside time to spend with family and friends.
Kaitlin R. Lynch, daughter of Patricia D. and Charles D. Lynch of Pembroke, recently enlisted in the U.S. Navy under the Delayed Entry Program at Navy Recruiting District in Jacksonville.
During the Korean War, people in all walks of life - students, politicians, professors, doctors, engineers and all the local roustabouts, of which I was one - were rounded up and inducted into the Army. We were all just numbers on a clipboard. Talk to any draftee; he'll tell you.
The Rotary Club of Richmond Hill installed new officers and directors during its annual banquet last week at Love's Seafood. S
Bob Floyd, right, and Kim Blocker, directors with Canoochee EMC, Nancy Nubern Pembroke Library manager, and Jennifer Durham Regional Library director gather with donated computer equipment. Canoochee EMC gave two computers to the Pembroke branch and one computer to the branch in Claxton.
Officers and directors for the 2013-14 year of the Richmond Hill Exchange Club were sworn in recently by Lisa Glisson, past Georgia District Exchange Club president, during an installation ceremony at the Richmond Hill City Center.
A "Salute to the Nation" ceremony, punctuated by the firing of one artillery round in honor of each of the nation's 50 states, will start at 8:30 p.m. Thursday, July 4, at Cottrell Field on Fort Stewart.
ATLANTA - Kroger recently announced that customers and associates in its Atlanta Division donated close to $300,000 during a three-week fundraiser to benefit Children's Miracle Network.
They're some of the largest and most famous horses in the world and, recently, Budweiser's Clydesdales visited Fort Stewart.
Stage Stores Inc., the parent company of Goody's, is raising funds for Toys for Tots through its "Bears that Care" plush-bears sale.
The Friends of the Richmond Hill Library during a recent meeting voted unanimously to donate $2,400 toward the purchase of books.
Nativity sets from around the world will be displayed from 1-4 p.m. Saturda at St. Philip's Episcopal Church, 302 E. Gen. Stewart Way in Hinesville. Admission is free.
Rotary Club of Richmond Hill recently presented its Junior Rotarian award for November to Richmond Hill High School student Sandeep Bethapudi. The Junior Rotarian award is given to RHHS students who have shown outstanding qualities.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce and the Liberty Convention and Visitors Bureau will host the 17th annual Illuminated Christmas Parade at 6:30 tonight in downtown Hinesville. This year's theme, "A Red, White & Blue Christmas … A Salute to Our Troops," was chosen to highlight Fort Stewart having almost all 20,000 troops at home for the first time in more than a decade. The parade will begin on Central Avenue and continue onto Welborn ...
Santa Claus will visit from noon-4 p.m. Dec. 7 at PawParazzi, 11360 Ford Ave., for a photo fundraiser to support the Bryan County Bark Park.
It was in Georgia, on an evening in January, when Ellen parked her car in her uncle's driveway. She had just left Archie's dance studio. She took a deep breath, got out of her car, walked up the steps onto the front porch and knocked on the door. Her arms were tucked tightly.
Cynthia Gates began her position as executive director of the Tri-County Protective Agency in August and now is "getting acclimated" to the job.
Those who would like to brighten the holidays for service members on Fort Stewart are invited to sponsor or set up light displays.
The November meeting of the Richmond Hill Garden Club featured Barbara Minchey, who demonstrated setting up a worm-composting farm.
I'm not making light of Thanksgiving Day by suggesting we should be thankful for leftovers. To have enough is a feast. To have leftovers is a blessing of abundance, and that's what Thanksgiving is all about.
My favorite holiday is Thanksgiving, which might be considered strange as I obviously did not grow up with this tradition back in England.
The marshes at WaterWays Township are a perfect place to boat, fish and kayak in peace. It's no wonder the volunteers and coordinators of Coastal Georgia's Heroes on the Water Program decided to return to the area Saturday for the second time this year, offering service members the chance to fish, paddle and enjoy a day on the water.
The Pembroke Garden Club recently named its yard and beauty spot of the month for November.
A group of Richmond Hill High School Young Republicans volunteered Saturday night at the So Many Angels Ball in Savannah. The ball is an annual charity fundraiser that supports spinal muscular atrophy. The charity was formed in 1999 after Richmond Hill infant twins, Cassidy and Skylar Swanson, were diagnosed with the disease.