Team registrations are being accepted for the American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Bryan County set for May 10-11 at J.F. Gregory Park.
Ah, springtime - that glorious time of year when you suddenly realize the lawn needs mowing, the garden needs weeding and the house could use a fresh coat of paint.
The Pembroke Garden Club recently named its yard of the month and beauty spot awards fir April.
Friends, family and even strangers turned out at J.F. Gregory Park on Friday evening in honor of Evan Nelms, the 5-year-old Richmond Hill boy who died recently after battling leukemia for the past year.
The 23rd annual Miss Bryan County High School Pageant will be at 3 p.m. May 11 at Lanier Primary School.
Richmond Hill Eagle Scouts Graham Garrett and Matthew Quinn have been selected to work as rangers this summer at Philmont Scout Ranch in Cimarron, N.M.
Rose Donofrio-Seda, 74, has heard "you have cancer" from doctors four times in her life. The first-generation Italian from Bronx, N.Y., battled breast cancer three times and kidney cancer once since 1978.
"The Story of the Nashville," the next installment of the Richmond Hill Historical Society lecture series will be at 7 p.m. May 2 at the Fort McAllister Museum on the 144 Spur.
National Infant Immunization Week, which is April 20-27, is a time to recognize the importance of immunizations.
David and Jackie Frost's yard of their Kinsdale home was recently named yard of the month for April by the Richmond Hill Garden Club. In addition for recognition for their well-maintained yard, the couple also won a gift certificate to Tim and Dave's Nursery.
My heart smiles when I hear Yogi Bear's voice bellowing, "Hey, hey, Boo-Boo!"
The Arts on the Coast 2013 Spring Art Exhibit will run from May 3-6, with the artist reception set for May 4 at Arts on the Coast Art Gallery, 2591 Highway 17, suite 101, in Richmond Hill.
Today, Margaret Thatcher will be laid to rest. She was Britain's first - and, to date, only - female prime minister and the longest serving person to hold this position during the 20th century.
After nearly a year of battling leukemia, 5-year-old Evan Nelms of Richmond Hill died Saturday.
The Low Country Real Diaper Circle and Bottoms Up, a local cloth diaper store, are sponsoring Savannah's Premier Green Baby Expo, a one-day free event to promote natural living for today's eco-conscious families.
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.
A Statesboro civil-rights attorney and Pembroke pastor has been elected the newest leader of the Georgia State Conference NAACP.
Ameris Bank's fourth annual "Helping Fight Hunger" initiative is collecting non-perishable food items this month.
The other night, I enjoyed a microwave corn dog.
The Dolphin Project invites the public to "Dolphins & Desserts" at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, in Stewart Hall at First Presbyterian Church, 520 Washington Ave. in Savannah.
In spite of unseasonably high temperatures on Saturday morning, the Richmond Hill Garden Club's 14th annual Pumpkin Patch was the picture of fall splendor - and hundreds of visitors came out to J.F. Gregory Park to enjoy it.
Richmond Hill Garden Club recently named St. Clair and Willie Granderson home on Boyd Drive in the Melrose subdivision the yard of the month for October. The Grandersons also received a gift certificate from Tim and Dave's Nursery as part of the award.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University's Division of Continuing Education and Senior Citizens Inc. are working together to teach people how to detect, prevent and protect the elderly from physical abuse and financial exploitation.
The Midway-Riceboro branch of the Live Oak Public Library is closed to allow staff to set up the new branch housed in the Liberty County Community Complex on Highway 84. The new library facility is expected to open Oct. 21.
The Bryan County Emergency Services firefighters are swapping their normal blue uniform T-shirts for bright-pink shirts in October to support the fight against breast cancer.
During the past year - my first as an American citizen - I have learned about a whole new set of public holidays.
A perfect day out on the marsh at Waterways Township was made even better Saturday by a crisp fall breeze and a clear, blue sky.