(Note: The following is the first of a series of articles from the Canyon Ranch Institute dedicated to showing people how to live healthier and encouraging folks to take small steps to adjust their lifestyle.)
By AL HACKLEahackle@statesboroherald.com
Ogeechee Technical College has added three new deans to its staff.
ATLANTA-The state board that oversees the Technical College System of Georgia has approved the system's request for a tuition increase of $4 per credit hour starting with the upcoming fall semester.
Dog enthusiasts came together to Thursday night in support of the Bryan County Bark Park - the county's first and future dog park currently under construction in Henderson Park.
For nearly a half hour Thursday, about two dozen people stood under the porch at the front entrance of Richmond Hill City Hall while rain fell, thunder occasionally rumbled and an incessant stream of cars on 144 whizzed by.
I like free stuff, although I realize nothing is really free.
These days, just about everybody with an email inbox gets a message telling them they've been nominated for inclusion on one "Who's Who" list or another.
The smile on Josh Cabrera's face said it all. He caught one of the biggest fish of the day at Saturday's fishing derby sponsored by the Fort McAllister Sport Fishing Club and the City of Richmond Hill in J.F. Gregory Park.
Camp Aloha, Hospice Savannah's bereavement camp for children, is gearing up for its 18th annual camp May 2-4.
Goodwill of the Coastal Empire is seeking positive role models for the GoodGuides Youth Mentoring Program.
The Richmond Hill Garden Club recently named its yard of the month and members toured the gardens at Armstrong Atlantic State University.
Richmond Hill Montessori Preschool recently celebrated Week of the Young Child with the school's annual parent/child breakfast. Parents and children shared breakfast and made butterflies to display throughout the indoor playground.
One of my first jobs was cleaning tables and washing dishes part-time for a seafood restaurant in Sneads Ferry, N.C. The Riverview Café didn't pay much, but they offered an always-hungry teenager the best bennies package in the world - all the seafood I could eat.
It's early afternoon on a Friday, and Troy Allen is itching for the school bell to ring.
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.
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).
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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