Seventh-graders in Melissa Adams' life science class at Bryan County Middle School recently participated in the "edible cell" lab, in which the students created plant and animal cells that included the organelles they had been studying throughout the unit.
My husband and I recently enjoyed a weekend in downtown Charleston, which was great fun but reinforced how right our decision was to make our home near Savannah rather than in "The Palmetto City."
The Richmond Hill High School Wildcat marching band earned several "superior" ratings at the 31st annual Coastal Empire Classic, held Oct. 13 at Effingham County High School in Springfield.
Open enrollment for Medicare Part C and D began Monday and qualifying recipients will have until Dec. 7 to make drug and health plan choices.
PawParazzi will hold a dog Halloween-costume photo contest this month at 11408 Ford Ave.
FORSYTH - Keep your hummingbird feeders filled and available this fall and winter. That's the recommendation of Georgia Wildlife Resources Division biologists, who know that some hummers spend winter in the state and benefit from the nourishment feeders offer.
SAVANNAH - Union Mission, a nonprofit organization dedicated to preventing and reducing homelessness throughout the greater Savannah area, invites local individuals and businesses to participate in its annual Holiday Hope and Happiness Campaign.
SAVANNAH - The Georgia Historical Society has announced it will be partnering with the Georgia Department of Transportation and Federal Highway Administration on a study of the Dixie Highway.
SAVANNAH - The Coastal Empire Council Boy Scouts of America has received a donation from Bass Pro Shop in the Savannah Mall during its fall "Friends of Scouting" campaign.
CHICAGO (AP) - Shots that protect against cervical cancer do not make girls promiscuous, according to the first study to compare medical records for vaccinated and unvaccinated girls.
The children and grandchildren of Gordon and Phyllis Hodges Holland wish them a happy 65th wedding anniversary. Gordon and Phyllis were married Oct. 25, 1947, and moved to Richmond Hill in 1956.
Local author Mark Taylor of Richmond Hill, center, with the Rev. Greg Gillespie, left, Jessica Copenhaver, Friddrich Sedlak, Sharla Taylor, Marcia Gillespie, Zach Gillespie and Ben Gillespie during a book-signing event for the "Is the American Dream a Farce?" on Sept. 29 at the Ice Cream Stop in Richmond Hill.
SAVANNAH - Pride Pools will host its second annual Big Green Egg Fest/Cook-off fundraiser from 11 a.m-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at 11 Gateway Blvd. S in the Savannah Festival Outlet Center.
The fifth annual Fort Stewart Drive-Thru Flu Clinic is scheduled for 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 24-25 in the SFC Paul R. Smith Army Education Center parking lot at 100 Knowledge Drive, just outside the post's main gate.
TYBEE ISLAND – For the fourth consecutive year, Tybee for the Holidays will offer plenty of family fun to brighten the holidays. Special holiday activities planned from Thanksgiving through New Year's make the holidays a good time to visit Tybee.
In my view, I can't think of a more important activity than families getting together.