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.
Bryan County Emergency Services Battalion Chief Otis Willis has worked many a Christmas during his 35 years as a firefighter.
Area pastors say they are inspired when writing their Christmas season sermons. Most are inspired by the Christmas story itself, by human kindness and Christians' shared belief as to why Jesus was born.
Stephanie Willis and her daughter, Lauren, stand in the yard of their Brigham Drive home in the Brigham Lakes subdivision that was recently named Yard of the Month for December by the Richmond Hill Garden Club. Stephanie Willis and her husband, Blaise, keep their home landscaped with scalloped-trimmed Indian hawthorns, a blooming sasanqua, liriope, loropetalum, agapanthus and a sago palm. The couple received a certificate from the garden club as well as a gift certificate from Tim and Dave's Nursery.
Continuing the tradition of doing what the News can to help local kids get their Christmas wish lists to the big man in red, below are letters to Santa Claus from second-graders at Lanier Primary School.
A group of Savannah Area Board of Realtors in Bryan County helped bring cheer to a few local children and families in need earlier this week with a donation to the Bryan County Children's Fund.
WASHINGTON - On Christmas Eve, tens of thousands of children around the globe will gather around their family telephones and computers to track the path of Santa Claus as he makes his rounds delivering gifts on his sleigh led by tiny reindeer.
From the outside, the big metal building behind Pembroke Advanced Communications looks like the maintenance shop it is for much of the year.
Every year, the Bryan County News does what it can to help local kids get their Christmas wish lists to the big man in red. And since we know Santa Claus is always keeping up with what's going on in Bryan County, we're printing some letters to him here, in hopes he'll get the messages in time for Christmas.
The Liberty County community showed its appreciation for the sacrifices made by military members and their families Wednesday through a holiday-meal distribution hosted by Operation Homefront Southeast. Operation Homefront, its corporate sponsors and 100 volunteers provided bags of food to 300 Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield families at Connection Church in Hinesville.
Cajun, Creole and low-country cooking are similar, I think, because they're culturally linked. I say it's not the common spices or pork seasonings but the diversity that makes these similar cuisines so delicious.
The Richmond Hill Lions Club met Dec. 10 at the Richmond Hill City Center in J.F. Gregory Park for its annual Christmas dinner party and auction.
Not even Saturday's cold and rainy weather could put a damper on the third annual Holiday Market at J.F. Gregory Park.
The re-enactment of Gen. Sherman's historic siege at Fort McAllister continued Saturday despite the soggy conditions and unrelenting rain.
Rain or shine, the Christmas festival and parade held in Pembroke for 30 years benefit 4-H Club members throughout Bryan County.
According to a recent National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration news release, the federal government will stop printing traditional paper nautical charts after April 13.