Kirsten Busey gives Erick Freeman a flu shot Friday during the Health Fair at Richmond Hill Pharmacy. The pharmacy's annual event helped educate residents about diabetes and other diseases and offered flu and other vaccinations and more.
With the rapidly approaching holiday season, Rotary Club of Richmond Hill members learned Thursday about various ways to help those in need when Kristi Cox, the United Way of Bryan County's newest director, spoke at the group's weekly meeting.
I am a competitive person. So when my husband casually said back in January, "There is no way you will be able to get your citizenship and register to vote in time for this year's presidential elections," I took it as a challenge.
Cub Scout Pack 141 held its Halloween party Oct. 18 at the American Legion Post 164 in Pembroke.
"Today was the best day at church because I went to church, and it was the groundbreaking," said 7-year-old Lucia Tupea Jones.
Bryan County Family Connection is now accepting applications for the annual Bryan County Children's Fund, an effort that helps provide Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in Bryan County.
Taylor Hayes, center, is the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill's Junior Rotarian for the month of October. With him is Richmond Hill High School principal Helen Herndon and club President-elect Larry Barker.
"I do this for myself so I might know the measure of myself and not be found wanting" was the final entry in Marine Capt. Matthew Freeman's journal in August 2009.
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CHICAGO (AP) - People who collapse from cardiac arrest in poor black neighborhoods are half as likely to get CPR from family members at home or bystanders on the street as those in better-off white neighborhoods, according to a study that found the reasons go beyond race.
The Richmond Hill High School Wildcat Marching Band took its 2012 competition show to Valdosta last weekend to the Battle on the Border Bridgemen Classic at Lowndes County High School, where it came in second runner up with "Gladiator."
ATLANTA - State officials are considering raising the fees for some riders on the ferry connecting the Georgia mainland with Sapelo Island.
Things will be getting spooky in Bryan County beginning Saturday, so get those costumes and candy buckets ready because Halloween is almost here.
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Two dogs will soon be in need of a new home after members of Bryan Animal Caregivers rescued the malnourished and ill canines from a Savannah community.
Not long after the sun went down Saturday night, a few hundred people gathered along the banks of the Ogeechee River at the Fort McAllister Marina for the 24th annual Lighted Boat Parade.
The 31st annual Christmas in Pembroke Parade and Festival runs from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday on Main Street and throughout the city. The event, sponsored by the 4-H club and the city of Pembroke, will feature food, music, a children's area, carnival activities on DuBois Square and entertainment throughout the day on the Railroad Street stage. Vendor booths open at 9 a.m., and the parade begins at 10 a.m. For more information, call 653-2231.
Fog dissipated Saturday morning as families lined Ford Avenue, chattering excitedly in the crisp morning air as they awaited the start of the 19th annual Christmas Parade. Others packed into the Way Station Coffee Company to enjoy breakfast and hot coffee before the festivities began.
Guests at St. Philip's Episcopal Church on Saturday marveled at international holiday scenes brought to Hinesville courtesy of the Episcopal Christian Women's ministry. The church's annual "nativities from around the world" event ran from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and featured a Christmas tree raffle.
The fifth annual Christmas Bazaar filled Dorchester Village Civic Center with the sights, sounds and smells of the season Saturday.
Fort Morris State Historic Site hosted its annual Colonial Christmas festival on Saturday, giving visitors a taste of 18th century holiday traditions and seasonal entertainment.
Geechee Kunda hosted its 10th annual Old Time Riceboro Sugarcane Harvest and Arts n' Crafts Show last weekend as part of the center's effort to preserve the history of the Geechee culture.
The Rotary Club of Richmond Hill's annual fundraiser will feature the ABBA Girlz/ABBA Tribute Band live in concert from 6:30-10:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, at the Richmond Hill City Center.
Bryan County Emergecy Services will again give Santa a ride this year, and he is asking for donations of unwrapped boys and girls toys so that he can help some less-fortunate children in the area. Kris Kringle's holiday visiting schedule:
Maybe you have heard the saying, "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure."
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The Richmond Hill Rotary Club last week inducted its fifth new member this month.
Come to think of it, what did happen to hot dogs?
TASTY TOWN - Are you still full from your Thanksgiving feast? You probably aren't alone. We wait all year to stuff our faces with the traditional Thanksgiving food. From turkey to green beans to pumpkin pie, everything is delicious. In honor of all of the amazing food you'll be dreaming of until next year, here are three great movies for the "foodie" in all of us.