SAVANNAH - Former Vice President Al Gore has been added to the list of speakers for the upcoming Savannah Book Festival.
Actor Richard Gere's career has spanned about four decades now, with highlights including his work in "An Officer and a Gentleman," "Pretty Woman" and the musical motion picture, "Chicago".
What does a farmer do in the winter? Usually, he is busy paying bills from last year and getting ready for the next year by deciding what crops and cultivars to plant, soil testing, applying lime where needed, fixing and maintaining his tractors and other farm equipment, deciding what new equipment is needed, where to buy fertilizer and shaking his head at how much costs have gone up. My point being that farmers are always ...
The Richmond Hill Garden Club recently held its annual holiday luncheon at the Mighty Eighth Museum.
The Richmond Hill YMCA is offering a free 30–day challenge to help members get a healthy start to the new year. Now through Jan. 31, participants will be challenged to eat well, exercise regularly and manage stress.
Timothy and Naomi Havens of Richmond Hill, second and third from left, receive the keys to their new 2011 Versa from Charli Shearer, program coordinator for the Kirk Healing Center for the Homeless in Hinesville, on Dec. 26 in Hinesville.
Here are some of the issues area residents are discussing. The statements were phoned in anonymously, so the News does not vouch for their veracity, nor do we know what motivated the callers:
During this holiday season, when we are all feasting on festive food (or fare as it is often called in England), some differences between traditions of America and the United Kingdom really strike home.
Dancers with Life-Moves Dance Studio of Richmond Hill performed recently during the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill's annual holiday meeting.
DALLAS, Ga. - Former wide receiver for the Green Bay Packers and Super Bowl champion Eric Matthews has donated toys and clothing to the Paulding County Sheriff's Office Cops for Kids Program.
Students across the county wrote down their Christmas wishes for Santa Claus. To make sure he knows what they want, the Bryan County News is going to help deliver their messages as quickly as possible. The following letters are from third-graders at Richmond Hill Elementary School. (Letters are printed as written):
Two potentially massive films will debut this year on Christmas Day. They are "Les Miserables" and "Django Unchained." Let's put these two contenders in the ring together.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Hunters and other interested citizens are invited to one of eight upcoming public meetings regarding the development of hunting regulations for the 2013-14 and 2014-15 hunting seasons.
ATLANTA - Churches and places of worship across Georgia are planning to ring their bells at 9:30 a.m. Friday, in remembrance of the 20 children and six adults gunned down at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.
Feelings go crazy during the holidays. It's exciting and exasperating, it's fun and it's a hassle, and in spite of all that, it's still full of wonder.
In ancient times, before "inventive spelling," young minds were required to learn phonics and spelling rules. We even had word lists on which we were tested weekly - words we not only had to spell correctly but define and use properly in a sentence.
The Exchange Club of Richmond Hill is planning a World War II Remembrance Program on May 22. The guest speaker will be Paul Grassey, a B-24 pilot with the 8th Air Force; having flown 13 combat missions during the war.
The recently signed Rural Tourism Protection Act helps Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites meet budget challenges and aids communities dependent on the tourism provided by the state's parks, historic sites or outdoor recreation areas within their communities, according to state Rep. Debbie Buckner, D-Junction City, who wrote the bill.
The Pembroke Garden Club recently completed a beautification project at the Pembroke Library. The club thanked Ernest Hamilton from the Honey Wagon Company for donating the pine straw.
I have drooled while watching The Food Network's Bobby Flay and others cook a piece of beef called a tri-tip. Now that I've cooked and eaten one, I know why I was drooling.
Last week, I enjoyed an evening at the Civic Center when the Cirque du Soleil made its first visit to Savannah.
McIntosh County historian Buddy Sullivan will give two free lectures on key periods in the county in Darien.
Applications are being accepted for the 2014 Miss Georgia South Pageant on July 13 in Adel.
When told the Americans were hopelessly surrounded at Bastogne, Belgium, and ordered to surrender on Dec. 22, 1944, the 101st Airborne Division's acting commanding general, Brig. Gen. Anthony McAuliffe responded iconically to the German commander by saying, "Nuts!"
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