Retired command Sgt. Maj. William H. Acebes was recently honored at Fort Benning as the 2011 enlisted recipient of the Doughboy Award.
A cool fall morning was the perfect complement Saturday to the Richmond Hill Garden Club's 12th annual Pumpkin Patch at the pavilion in J.F. Gregory Park where hundreds of families came out in search of the essential fall decorations.
A Richmond Hill woman recently won $300,000 in the Georgia Lottery.
The annual Wreaths for Warriors Walk Poker Run will be Saturday through Monday. Registration will begin at 9:20 a.m. and the ride begins at 9:50 a.m. at the Sgt. 1st Class Paul R. Smith Army Education Center outside of Fort Stewart.
The Richmond Hill Garden Club will host its 12th annual Pumpkin Patch from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at J. F. Gregory Park. Admission is free, and pumpkins of all sizes, mums and bales of hay will be for sale. Activities and games for children will be available.
The Richmond Hill State Fish Hatchery was a hub of activity Saturday morning as children fished, kayaked and tried their hand at archery during the annual Outdoor Adventure Day.
The Pembroke Garden Club held its monthly meeting recently.
Bryan County Commission Chairman Jimmy Burnsed has been named the honored patient for the 2011 Waiting on a Cure luncheon benefitting the Curtis and Elizabeth Anderson Cancer Institute at Memorial University Medical Center.
Richmond Hill State Fish Hatchery will hold its annual Outdoor Adventure Day from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday in honor of National Hunting and Fishing Day.
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The YMCA of Coastal Georgia has received a $10,000 Quality of Life grant from the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation.
The extreme heat of summer has passed and everybody in Coastal Georgia seems to be excited about the start of both football and hunting seasons.
The Pembroke Garden Club recently named its yard of the month and beauty spot for September.
WASHINGTON - Several months ago, the producers of ABC's "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" started spreading the word about their search for people involved in the military to feature on the show's upcoming
The second annual Newman-Burnsed reunion is at 1 p.m. Sept. 25 at the Senior Citizens Center in Pembroke.
American Legion Post 164 will host a Legion Youth Group Poker Run on Nov. 1 to help support local kids who use the Legion Post for events.
The Rotary Club of Richmond Hill has launched a program to help support approximately 70 hungry children who attend our schools and rely on the Backpacks of Love program that they do not go hungry over the weekends and during school vacations.
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.
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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.