Although no record-breakers were caught out of the pond, a record-breaking crowd attended the annual Senior Citizens Fishing Rodeo May 20 at the Colen Floyd pond house. Seniors from both North and South Bryan County braved the heat to enjoy a day of fishing, singing, eating and socializing.
It is a good policy to disconnect the battery in your vehicle if it has to sit idle for a long time. I disconnect the battery cable on my van after every trip. Such policy prevents the battery from running down.
July Fourth approaches again, which makes me very happy for three main reasons:
The Richmond Hill Recreation Association football committee held a free football camp last week for kids ages 6-14.
Fort McAllister Historic Park's annual Junior Ranger Camp is this week, running today through Friday.
Fort Stewart soldier Sgt. Rachel Kozack's charcoal tabby cat, Scabby, was one of 10 semifinalists from across the country in the People Saving Pets "My Magnificent Adopted Pet Online Contest" last week. Unfortunately, Scabby lost the contest's top spot this week to a deaf pointer/dalmatian mixed-breed dog from Oklahoma named Patience.
Dr. Keith Cobb, an internal medicine physician at Richmond Hill's Memorial Health practice, on Tuesday signed copies of his 2009 book, "The Grief Survival Handbook: A Guide from Heartache to Healing," at Liberty Regional Medical Center in Hinesville.
Bryan County 4-H members made a splash Saturday in Pembroke during their car wash at Pembroke Pharmacy to raise money for the Danny Page Memorial Scholarship.
Infuse your wardrobe with stripes, lace, the classics and a great-fitting pair of white jeans. Get obsessed with great-looking, smooth, healthy and sun-kissed skin. Businesses in Richmond Hill are offering seasonal advice on style, fashion and beauty trends so you look your best through the summer months on the coast.
As you are all aware, Sunday is Father's Day – and unlike many other celebratory dates, this is one we British do share with our American cousins.
How do you know if it is real love? People often say they love you, but don't really mean it.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The man expected to be in the running to become the first African-American in the No. 2 position of the nation's largest Protestant denomination didn't choose to become a Southern Baptist. By Fred Luter Jr.'s account, it just sort of happened.
Nearly 1,200 bicyclists from all over the country made a stop Friday at First Baptist Church in Pembroke as they passed through Bryan County on their way to Hinesville.
Pembroke Garden Club recently announced its beauty spot and yard of the month for June.
ATLANTA - Tracie Turcotte of Savannah is enjoying her second $10,000 win in the Georgia Lottery's monthly Maximum Green Extra Chance drawings. Turcotte's most recent win Thursday comes less than a year since she won last summer.
THERE'S A GOOD reason the John-Michael Tebelak/Stephen Schwartz musical Godspell has endured and prospered for more than 40 years. Its Christian theme notwithstanding, it's a story about love and family-building.
Richmond Hill resident and Marine Corps and Vietnam veteran Dave Lovell was chosen March 15 as veteran of the day at Magic Kingdom in Disney World. Lovel paraded down Disney's Main Street with his family, including wife Ginny, son Danny, daughter and son-in-law Donna and Johnny Hodges, Diane Hodges and grandson Tyler Hodges.
Shingles is an infection that can cause a painful rash, and about half of all cases occur in people older than 60.
Relay for Life is a yearly event that seeks to raise money for research to find the cure for cancer and to help those diagnosed with cancer and their families cope with the realities of fighting the disease.
The Rotary Club of Richmond Hill recently welcomed Chaplain Andrew E.V. Krey, executive director of Maritime Bethel at Savannah and pastor at Bible Lutheran Church in Rincon.
National Public Health Week will be recognized April 7 – 13 in Coastal Georgia.
Richmond Hill High School student Charis Peterson was recently named Junior Rotarian by the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill.
To commemorate National Public Health week on April 7-13, the Coastal Health District has given each day of the week a theme in an effort to send the public several health-related messages.
The Richmond Hill Garden Club has selected the holly trees in the Ways Station Shopping Center as its special "Set Your Sight on this Site" for March. These huge holly trees are not only beautiful due to their size and bright red berries, but the berries also provide food for the birds. The Richmond Hill Garden Club meets on the second Wednesday of the month September-May at the John W. Stevens Wetlands Education Center in J.F. Gregory Park. The club welcomes visitors and new members.
It's hard to imagine that 240 years ago, American colonists drank tea - not sweet tea, but English tea.
April is a significant month in the history of the Civil War. It began on April 12, 1861, (153 years ago) and is widely considered to have ended with Gen. Lee's surrender on April 9, 1865.
SAVANNAH - Jessica Neeley of Richmond Hill has been nameda candidate for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Man & Woman of the Year campaign.
THE BOTTOM of your trash bin ain't a pretty place.
The Richmond Hill Farmers Market gets under way Tuesday in J.F. Gregory Park. The market will be in action from 3-7 p.m. every Tuesday through mid-October. According to market manager Angus McLeod, there will be more than 40 vendors on opening day selling bread, produce, honey, seafood and more. The market will also include craft vendors.
If you think carrying a 35-pound rucksack on a 26-mile hike is a piece of cake, Tom Nash wants a word with you.