I had many summer jobs while growing up but none that could conjure up as many lasting memories as my summer job driving a taxicab.
Fifteen-year-old Katie Ford will compete for the title of Miss Georgia Teen USA 2012 on Nov. 17-19 at the Woodland Performing Arts Theatre in Cartersville.
Some women in Bryan County are feeding their appetite for knowledge thanks to the Ready, Set, Grow GED program being offered in Pembroke.
Navy Seaman Recruit Ashley C. Pinner recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.
Emily Griffin, a student at Dasher's Piano Studio in Richmond Hill, performs recently during the Arts on the Coast's annual family picnic at Fort McAllister State Historic Park. Other students to perform included Emily Perry, Nicholas Bradley and Sydney Koenig.
Community members are invited to join the Fort Stewart Historic Communities Council for its fall cemetery and historic site visit on Wednesday, Nov. 16.
Applebee's of Hinesville has earned a reputation for community involvement, particularly in its support of military families.
A recent McTeacher's Night at the McDonald's on Hwy. 144 raised more than $300 for First Christian Academy, according to McDonald's spokesperson Danielle Yates.
OK, so now I finally "get it." I am beginning to understand the importance of football to many Americans – and certainly to many people in our community.
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.
Although it is nearly 20 years since I met my future (American) husband in England and began dating him, I was reminded about this time in our relationship when we recently entertained a lovely young couple in our home. We have known the young man (now in his early 30s) for many years and he used to visit us as a teenager in England, and he seemed keen to introduce us to his new girlfriend. These young people are both from the Southern USA, so have the advantage of understanding each other's cultures and use of the English language ...
SAVANNAH - Georgia Southern University and Senior Citizens Inc., a nonprofit dedicated to helping people age comfortably, have partnered to co-host the annual Elder Abuse Conference on Oct. 3 at the Coastal Georgia Center in downtown Savannah.
Dr. Gary Fischer, left, is the Richmond Hill Rotary Club's newest member. He was inducted Thursday at the Richmond Hill City Center by Rotary's District Governor Ted Thompson during his annual visit to the club.
The Richmond Hill City Center reported a successful first Festive Friday last weekend to benefit the Bryan County Bark Park.
Allergy sufferers in the Southeast could be in for a groggy fall, as warm and wet months ahead will promote mold spore growth and prolong ragweed season, AccuWeather reports.
Going to an estate-sale is more than just looking for antiques and other items to buy. To me, it marks the end of the owner's active life.
The Richmond Hill Garden Club has selected the home of Richard Ralls at 120 Harvey Drive as the yard of the month for September. Ralls' yard has hidden gingers with white-and-lavender blooms below the leaves. It also features cast iron plants, elephant ears, nandina, ivy and salvia, all situated under sprawling oaks. A Japanese maple provides a focal point, and confederate jasmine adorns the mailbox.
The Richmond Hill City Center recently announced Festive Fridays, a new initiative from 5-7 p.m. each second and third Friday beginning this month.
Unity in the Community founders Craig and Sharon Butts met with Richmond Hill City Councilman Johnny Murphy to discuss plans for the city.
DECATUR - AARP Foundation Tax-Aide - the nation's largest free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance service - is seeking volunteers across Georgia to help taxpayers seeking assistance preparing and filing their 2014 tax returns.
My husband loves Mexican food and took me out for a Mexican meal recently. It struck me that, even when it comes to exotic cuisine, palates differ greatly between the two nations I love: Britain and the good ol' USA.
At last week's Rotary Club meeting at the City Center, Danielle Webb gave a presentation about childhood cancer and her family's battle against this disease, which their 4-year-old son, William, lost earlier this year. She talked about the nonprofit organization set up in his honor, Warriors for William, and also asked for support of the second annual Warriors For William 5k at 8.30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill.
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