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.
I am a heavy user of the English language. If it carried a usage fee or royalty, I always would be over-budget (according to my husband).
At the first weekly meeting of the new Rotary Year, Linda Vaccaro presented on the importance of CPR/AED training to Richmond Hill Rotary Club members at the City Center. She was welcomed by new President Lesley Francis and hosted by member Brianne Yontz, executive director of the Richmond Hill Chamber of Commerce.
HUNTER ARMY AIRFIELD - When Pfc. Paul Ieti, 21, was in Afghanistan, he and a friend made a video of him singing "Stay" by Rihanna. And like a million young dreamers before, they posted it on YouTube.
DELAWARE, Ohio - Nola Johnson of Midway graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University on May 11 with a Bachelor of Arts degree.
With all the changes that have been happening around Timber Trail there is probably one that may have gone unnoticed by many.
Amazingly, this is my 100th English Rose in Georgia column for the Bryan County News, and as long as they keep printing it and you keep reading it, I will carry on writing it! For a bit of fun I thought I would share a few of quirky facts and musings about numbers and the number 100 - on both sides of the pond.
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