Gene and Crystal Long have gone all out this year for Christmas by decorating their home in Davenport Acres in Long County.
In today's world, it isn't strange for a woman to achieve a PhD. However, Miriam Moore earned her PhD in 1960, a time when most women were just getting started on their lower degrees.
For many people, the holidays are jammed packed with happenings, and spare time to decorate can be difficult to come by.
The emphasis on wellness programs in the workplace hasn't risen to the standard that it should be at with the current levels of obesity.
On Sunday, Sept. 2, families of Richmond Hill residents Robbie and Karen Sharpe, along with Ed and Beth Ann (Sharpe) Starling joined 93 other family members who attended the 55th Annual Hansel Harmen Sharpe Family reunion.
The Georgia Transmission Corporation (GTC) announced Friday that a new substation and transmission line will be built near Richmond Hill.
A lot of people don't know it but Bryan County has an adult education program. And something else a lot of people don't know is that nearly 20 percent of adults in Bryan County over age 25 do not have a high school diploma or GED, according to Census statistics.
Patrice Black, second grade teacher at Richmond Hill Elementary School, gave a powerpoint presentation to the student body last week in honor of the state's 274th birthday. Using visual color slides, Black traced Georgia's history from its founding by James Edward Oglethorpe from England to modern day history. Her speech ended with such famous Georgians as Martin Luther King, Jr. and former president of America, James Earl Carter.
Barbara Estes, president of Arts on the Coast, wants everyone to know that there are many activities that the group sponsors for the enjoyment of the whole family. This local organization is an art association which fosters the development of visual art, music, drama, and dance in Bryan County and neighboring coastal community counties.
Mrs. Hattie Carter, a resident of Richmond Hill Health and Rehabilitation Center, turned 97 years old on February 7. Mrs. Carter gave God the praise for another birthday and said she is still "holding on to God's unchanged hands."
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Richmond Hill YMCA sponsors a program for young mothers who need a break from their little ones – maybe to shop for groceries, to take care of business, or to run errands. Monday through Friday, the YMCA provides a block of time from 8 a.m. until noon at the childcare center behind the Richmond Hill Library in the white building which once served as the senior citizen building. The library and the white building behind it (YMCA childcare center) are located on Ford Avenue.
Friends of the library Friends of the Library, a non-profit organization assisting Richmond Hill Library is seeking members. For more information on this project, please call 756-3580. Girl Scouts Junior Girl Scout Troop 680 is now accepting girls who are in the third, fourth or fifth grade to join the Girl Scouts. For more information, please call 858-3712. Historical society Richmond Hill Historical Society is again seeking more volunteers to help with a variety of ...
Rodger and Pam Walker of 83 Charlie's Road in the Anderson subdivision were deemed to have the yard of the month for September by the Richmond Hill Garden Club. Their tree-framed yard was chosen for its neat and trim appearance, as well as the boxwoods, African irises and large hanging Boston ferns on the porch and colorful hibiscus plants set among saga palms.
The Bryan County Health Department now has flu vaccine available for the general public.
In the time it took you to pick up this newspaper, turn to this page and read this headline someone - maybe someone you know - developed Alzheimer's.
Elizabeth "Lizzy" Claggett and her horse won several awards Labor Day weekend in the Georgia Federation Horse Show.
Old family photographs brought the Dorchester Improvement Association in Midway and a Washington state couple together on Thursday to share a common history.
Spiders, snakes and other reptiles and insects are not among the attractions that draw people to Coastal Georgia.
We now are halfway through September, and I cannot believe that our beloved granddaughter has just celebrated her third birthday - and she is very much her own little person.
More than 120 people, many of whom brought their own dogs, attended Bryan County Bark Park's first Yappy Hour on Sept. 12 at Fish Tales Restaurant at Fort McAllister Marina.
I chose the infantry because I love being outdoors. For years, I shivered in icy arctic winds, roasted under a blistering desert sun, melted under a thick jungle canopy or suffered from hypoxia on some remote mountain top.
Pembroke Garden Club recently named its yard and beauty spot for September.
The Arts on the Coasts annual fall show at the Richmond Hill Historical Society and Museum has become an annual tradition.
The summer may be almost over, but it was a perfect day on Saturdayfor kids and their parents to be out on the water at Fort Mcallister Marina, where more than a hundred boys and girls set out to compete in the fourth annual Kids Crabbing Tournament.
There were married a few days before the United States' rationing of gasoline and fuel oil in World War II ended.
Jonathan, Thomas and Phillip Brunson are proud to announce the marriage of their father, Stephen "Steve" Randall Brunson, to Lisa Michelle Summerford. Lisa and Steve were wed June 1, 2013, in a private ceremony at the Brunson home in Statesboro with Clint Sullens, pastor of Olive Branch Baptist Church, officiating.
Exchange Club of Richmond Hill members deliver treats to a local fire department and EMS personnel Wednesday after being challenged during the group's weekly meeting by guest speaker Laura Evans to provide a small service as an observance of the anniversary of the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.