NEW YORK - Phone companies are losing the high-speed Internet game. In the second quarter, the landline phone industry lost broadband subscribers for the first time, as cable companies continued to pile on new household and small business customers, thanks to the higher speeds they offer in most areas.
Members of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will join the Geechee Gullah Ring Shouters to perform "Songs of the Georgia Sea Islands" at 7 p.m. Aug. 18 in the Archie B. Myers Sr. Fine Arts Center at the McIntosh Academy in Darien.
Richmond Hill resident Gene Brogden and his brother, Bill Brogden, smile from the Great Wall of China during a recent trip.
POINT PLEASANT BEACH, N.J. - The Point Pleasant Beach Council unanimously voted against a request to tape the "Jersey Shore" spinoff featuring Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi and Jennifer "JWoww" Farley.
The Pembroke Garden Club recently honored Christy Burton and her husband, Don, with the Beauty Spot award. Meanwhile, the club gave Annie Kennerly and her husband, Tracy, the Yard of the Month honor.
The Richmond Hill Lions Club met July 26 at the Wetland Center and was visited by 10-year-old Sara Rash.
What we homeowners have in common are maintenance and solving problems around the home. When most of us step out the door, we see something that needs our attention. If not, it certainly will make itself apparent later.
The Art of War may have ancient Chinese roots, but a new Hinesville Area Arts Council exhibit shows that some today see war strategy and depictions as a craft.
While much of Pembroke Recreation Department's "Summer in the City" program has ended, there are still plenty of activities going on in town to keep residents on the move.
We have some great British friends who live in Atlanta. They bought a lovely older home and were telling us about their plans for updating and remodeling it.
Katherine Stigall and Garrett Stigall, Richmond Hill residents and student at G.W. Carver Elementary, smile for the camera with a copy of the Bryan County News at the Columbia Ice Fields of Jasper National Park in Alberta, Canada.
By day, he dons his judge's robe and pounds his gavel when need be as a superior court judge in the Atlantic judicial circuit.
Last week, I talked about the first two rules you should follow when looking for a tree service company. Here are the other four:
SAVANNAH - Sea turtle nests are popping up in record numbers along Georgia beaches this summer, prompting experts to declare the summer nesting season a success a month before it officially ends.
Pembroke Lions Club President Bill Anderson, right, presents recently the 2012 Lion of the Year award to club Past President Laverne Scott.
The Living Well Coastal Workshop is a free, six-week program on self-managing of health conditions.
STATESBORO - In 2012, the PBS show Time Team America tracked the adventures of a Georgia Southern University archaeologist and students at Camp Lawton, a Civil War POW camp in Millen, as they uncovered buried secrets using the latest technology and decades of expertise.
Here's what the stars hold for you this week:
A fleet of model planes took to the skies last weekend at Savannah's Staff Sgt. Anthony Davis Memorial RC Model Airfield to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project.
Small jars and bottles fill the cabinet above our stove, while larger jars and bottles line the inside door of our refrigerator. These condiments are necessary nuisances when it comes to spicing up or seasoning the foods we enjoy.
The Bryan County Bark Park announces a Yappy Hour celebration of National Dog Day at Fish Tales Restaurant on Tuesday Aug. 26 when the opening date of the community's dog park will be announced.
The Pembroke Recreation Department is showing free movies to residents on Movies in the Park night through December in DuBois Square.
Bryan County Emergency Services has announced the inaugural Citizens Emergency Services Academy will run from 7-10 p.m. for eight consecutive Thursdays beginning Sept. 11 and concluding Oct. 30.
Pembroke City Clerk Betty Hill was surprised at Pembroke's recent city council meeting with a gift from Mayor Mary Warnell in recognition of Hill's 20 years as city clerk.
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has soaked the nation from head to toe in water that is too cold to drink.
SAVANNAH - To ensure cancer patients get to those much-needed treatments, the American Cancer Society provides free rides through its Road To Recovery program.
The Suites at Station Exchange invites the public to enjoy a train-themed event and hear a special announcement to celebrate National Senior Citizen's Day from 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21 at 3205 TSX Grand Central in Richmond Hill.
The Bryan County News is looking to beef up its print and online community calendars.
EDITOR'S NOTE: DVDs reviewed in this column will be available in stores the week of Aug. 18.
SAVANNAH - To ensure cancer patients get to treatments, the American Cancer Society provides free rides through its Road To Recovery program.