Some women in Bryan County are feeding their appetite for knowledge thanks to the Ready, Set, Grow GED program being offered in Pembroke.
Navy Seaman Recruit Ashley C. Pinner recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.
Emily Griffin, a student at Dasher's Piano Studio in Richmond Hill, performs recently during the Arts on the Coast's annual family picnic at Fort McAllister State Historic Park. Other students to perform included Emily Perry, Nicholas Bradley and Sydney Koenig.
Community members are invited to join the Fort Stewart Historic Communities Council for its fall cemetery and historic site visit on Wednesday, Nov. 16.
Applebee's of Hinesville has earned a reputation for community involvement, particularly in its support of military families.
A recent McTeacher's Night at the McDonald's on Hwy. 144 raised more than $300 for First Christian Academy, according to McDonald's spokesperson Danielle Yates.
OK, so now I finally "get it." I am beginning to understand the importance of football to many Americans – and certainly to many people in our community.
Retired command Sgt. Maj. William H. Acebes was recently honored at Fort Benning as the 2011 enlisted recipient of the Doughboy Award.
A cool fall morning was the perfect complement Saturday to the Richmond Hill Garden Club's 12th annual Pumpkin Patch at the pavilion in J.F. Gregory Park where hundreds of families came out in search of the essential fall decorations.
A Richmond Hill woman recently won $300,000 in the Georgia Lottery.
The annual Wreaths for Warriors Walk Poker Run will be Saturday through Monday. Registration will begin at 9:20 a.m. and the ride begins at 9:50 a.m. at the Sgt. 1st Class Paul R. Smith Army Education Center outside of Fort Stewart.
The Richmond Hill Garden Club will host its 12th annual Pumpkin Patch from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at J. F. Gregory Park. Admission is free, and pumpkins of all sizes, mums and bales of hay will be for sale. Activities and games for children will be available.
The Richmond Hill State Fish Hatchery was a hub of activity Saturday morning as children fished, kayaked and tried their hand at archery during the annual Outdoor Adventure Day.
The Pembroke Garden Club held its monthly meeting recently.
Bryan County Commission Chairman Jimmy Burnsed has been named the honored patient for the 2011 Waiting on a Cure luncheon benefitting the Curtis and Elizabeth Anderson Cancer Institute at Memorial University Medical Center.
Shingles is an infection that can cause a painful rash, and about half of all cases occur in people older than 60.
Relay for Life is a yearly event that seeks to raise money for research to find the cure for cancer and to help those diagnosed with cancer and their families cope with the realities of fighting the disease.
The Rotary Club of Richmond Hill recently welcomed Chaplain Andrew E.V. Krey, executive director of Maritime Bethel at Savannah and pastor at Bible Lutheran Church in Rincon.
National Public Health Week will be recognized April 7 – 13 in Coastal Georgia.
Richmond Hill High School student Charis Peterson was recently named Junior Rotarian by the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill.
To commemorate National Public Health week on April 7-13, the Coastal Health District has given each day of the week a theme in an effort to send the public several health-related messages.
The Richmond Hill Garden Club has selected the holly trees in the Ways Station Shopping Center as its special "Set Your Sight on this Site" for March. These huge holly trees are not only beautiful due to their size and bright red berries, but the berries also provide food for the birds. The Richmond Hill Garden Club meets on the second Wednesday of the month September-May at the John W. Stevens Wetlands Education Center in J.F. Gregory Park. The club welcomes visitors and new members.
It's hard to imagine that 240 years ago, American colonists drank tea - not sweet tea, but English tea.
April is a significant month in the history of the Civil War. It began on April 12, 1861, (153 years ago) and is widely considered to have ended with Gen. Lee's surrender on April 9, 1865.
SAVANNAH - Jessica Neeley of Richmond Hill has been nameda candidate for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Man & Woman of the Year campaign.