An expression like "Being in a real pickle " suggests a place you don't want to be, but I don't understand why.
A group of Friendship Circle cyclists stopped by Richmond Hill City Hall on Monday as part of their journey of biking from Florida to New York as a fundraiser to help kids with special needs.
More than 60 members and guests gathered June 26 at Love's Seafood Restaurant to celebrate the end of the current Rotary year and to look forward to the beginning of the new one.
Golden Isles Arts & Humanities is seeking visual art submissions for The Ritz Theatre gallery's upcoming exhibit #SocialArt, opening Sept. 6.
The Pembroke Garden Club recently chose the home of Harry and Ella Lewis in Pembroke for the Yard of the Month for June. The Beauty Spot award for June was given to Patsy Haire of Pembroke by the Pembroke Garden Club for her colorful hygrangeas.
No July 4 celebration is complete without a cold, fresh slice of watermelon to wash down those hot dogs, hamburgers and tater chips. I'd like to think it's the way the Founding Fathers would have wanted it.
June 21 to July 22: Congratulations on getting that project up and running. But as exciting as it is, don't let it carry you away. Make sure you set aside time to spend with family and friends.
Kaitlin R. Lynch, daughter of Patricia D. and Charles D. Lynch of Pembroke, recently enlisted in the U.S. Navy under the Delayed Entry Program at Navy Recruiting District in Jacksonville.
During the Korean War, people in all walks of life - students, politicians, professors, doctors, engineers and all the local roustabouts, of which I was one - were rounded up and inducted into the Army. We were all just numbers on a clipboard. Talk to any draftee; he'll tell you.
The Rotary Club of Richmond Hill installed new officers and directors during its annual banquet last week at Love's Seafood. S
Bob Floyd, right, and Kim Blocker, directors with Canoochee EMC, Nancy Nubern Pembroke Library manager, and Jennifer Durham Regional Library director gather with donated computer equipment. Canoochee EMC gave two computers to the Pembroke branch and one computer to the branch in Claxton.
Officers and directors for the 2013-14 year of the Richmond Hill Exchange Club were sworn in recently by Lisa Glisson, past Georgia District Exchange Club president, during an installation ceremony at the Richmond Hill City Center.
A "Salute to the Nation" ceremony, punctuated by the firing of one artillery round in honor of each of the nation's 50 states, will start at 8:30 p.m. Thursday, July 4, at Cottrell Field on Fort Stewart.
ATLANTA - Kroger recently announced that customers and associates in its Atlanta Division donated close to $300,000 during a three-week fundraiser to benefit Children's Miracle Network.
They're some of the largest and most famous horses in the world and, recently, Budweiser's Clydesdales visited Fort Stewart.
The January 2014 meeting of the Richmond Hill Garden Club featured Midnight Star Pottery owner Erica Childress demonstrating pottery projects for the garden.
Joseph Walraven got into powerlifting because he wanted to get in shape, but it's become a way he can help someone else get well.
The Rape Crisis Center has announced that the upcoming sexual-assault nurse examiner training, provided by the Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault, will be March 22-25 in Savannah.
The Pembroke Garden Club recently announced the winners of the Christmas decoration contest for Pembroke businesses.
SAVANNAH - Scott Turow will be the featured author at the 2014 Savannah Book Festival SBF@SCHOOLS student session Feb. 13.
Lanier Primary School students collected more than 800 food items between Thanksgiving and Christmas for the Bryan County Family Connection food bank.
When I was growing up in England, there was a famous sitcom called "Fawlty Towers," written by and starring Monty Python star John Cleese. The plot focused around fictional Basil Fawlty (Cleese), an appallingly rude hotel owner. Only 12 episodes were ever made, and in 2000 the British Film Institute voted the series the best British Television series of all time.
Georgia writer Flannery O'Connor was mistaken - a good man isn't so hard to find, but finding a good bowl of butter beans can sometimes be challenging, unless you cook them yourself.
Due to a ruptured pipe and flooding, the staff of Marne Behavioral Health, 206 Harmon Ave., on Fort Stewart, has temporarily moved to the second floor of the new Liberty Wing at Winn Army Community Hospital.
Wednesday's rainy weather did not dampen the spirits of members of Liberty County's African-American community, many of whom gathered on New Year's Day at Thebes African Methodist Episcopal Church in Midway to celebrate the 151st anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation's signing.
2013 was a great year for recreation in Bryan County, where hundreds of kids got the chance to run, jump, skate, score, cheer, throw, pass, catch and tackle - and learn to have fun in the process. Our RecPlay photographers were there for the ride.
I emulate Biblical role models like Joshua, David, Peter and Paul. Jesus is more than a role model. He's God. I also look up to military heroes like Francis Marion, John Singleton Mosby, Alvin York, Audie Murphy and Paul R. Smith. It's my culinary heroes, though, who teach me new recipes and inspire me to develop my own skills in the kitchen or at the grill.
The Pembroke Garden Club held its annual Christmas luncheon on Dec. 5 at the Dixie Harn Community Center.
SAVANNAH - The Coastal Empire Council, Boy Scouts of America and the Okefenokee Area Council, Boy Scouts of America have announced they are currently exploring the possibility of combining forces to form a new Coastal Georgia Council.
Not everyone has a home for the holidays. The homeless do exist here in Liberty County though they rarely are seen on the streets. Not all homeless find themselves on park benches, in tents or sleeping in their vehicles. Many area homeless individuals and families seek temporary lodgings at area motels or rely on family and friends to shelter them.