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 Bryan County 4-H Club and the city of Pembroke will host the 30th annual Christmas Parade and Festival on Dec. 14.
ATLANTA - The Governing Board of Common Cause Georgia unanimously elected Richmond Hill native Clint Murphy to the board during its September meeting.
Back in the Stone Ages - before hot wings were invented to satiate armchair quarterbacks, and when pro-football games were on Friday, Saturday or Monday and did not interfere with Sunday church services - football fanatics chowed down pounds of cheese, summer sausage and tater chips during the game.
Suites at Station Exchange Executive Director Rich DeLong, second from left, presents a $1,000 check to Deborah Heddendorf, director of the local Alzheimer's Association chapter, on behalf of the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill during a club social event at Fia Rua in Richmond Hill. The club raised the funds by participating in the recent Walk to End Alzheimer's event. Also shown are Rotarians Christopher Lea, Byron Atkinson and Gene Durante.
Richmond Hill Pharmacy held its 10th annual health fair on Friday complete with expert pharmacists and staff onsite to answer questions and provide health information to guests.
Gordon and Phyllis Holland will celebrate their 66th wedding anniversary on Oct. 25.
It's practically impossible to miss a hot air balloon.
In its 15th year of operation, the Great Ogeechee Seafood festival welcomed thousands of guests to J.F. Gregory Park over the weekend in what has become one of Richmond Hill's most anticipated events of the year.
The Richmond Hill Presbyterian Women will hold "Fall into Christmas" From 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 2 at the Richmond Hill City Center.
The fourth Annual Midway fly-in drew a crowd Saturday to Steve Berg's grass runway called Berg Park Aerodrome on Old Gress Island Road in Midway. Fixed-wing aircraft, ultra-lights and remote control plane ruled the skies over the 2,400-foot runway.
Goodwill of the Coastal Empire and Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia are teaming up to donate clothing and household items to the annual Good Turn Day Drive on Oct. 26.
Whether or not you are a fan of the books in Craig Johnson's Walt Longmire mystery series or the A&E television series based on them, "Longmire," his newest book is sure to please.
Sometimes at a public gathering someone will privately comment on one of my food columns. Most are kind, telling me how much they agree with my assessment of steaks, seafood or certain restaurants. Others tell me up front I got it all wrong about which is better - North Carolina, Georgia, Texas, Memphis, Kansas City or St. Louis barbecue.
The recent dog wash fundraiser at PawParazzi Pet Boutique and Grooming Spa raised more than $500 towards the building of the new Bryan County Bark Park, as board members confirm that land-clearing and building will start soon.
For the first time in its 62-year history, Richmond Hill United Methodist Church will hold its annual barbecue Nov. 3 in conjunction with a homecoming celebration and playground dedication.