Sons and daughters everywhere celebrate their mothers every spring on Mother's Day. In recent years, however, the holiday has evolved from a day to honor mothers to one that recognizes all special women. So if there is a woman in your life who isn't a biological mother - but is special nonetheless - Mother's Day, which is less than a month away, is a great time to tell her how much she is appreciated.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The National Archives and Ancestry.com published newly digitized Civil War records online for the first time Wednesday, allowing users to trace family links to the war between North and South.
Shoppers bought Gerber daisies in bloom, homemade wooden birdhouses, colorful stone necklaces and a few fresh vegetables.
Cancer survivors, caregivers, family members and supporters convened on J.F. Gregory Park on Friday night for Relay For Life of Richmond Hill and helped raise more than $42,000 to fight the battle against cancer.
Air Force Airman Warren W. Merritt IV graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
For people with cars they no longer want, there are ways to get rid of them. If the car doesn't run or needs a lot of repairs, it will be difficult to sell.
Forrest P. Corbin of Richmond Hill's Boy Scout Troop 400 and a sophomore at Richmond Hill High School was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout during a March 12 ceremony at Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church.
James Newman thinks Richmond Hill is a great place for fishing – so much so that the 69-year-old former Marine, boat builder and charter boat captain has nominated the city in the World Fishing Network's Ultimate Fishing Town USA contest.
The Richmond Hill Historical Society will present the author of the new "Civil War Savannah" series at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Richmond Hill Museum.
Richmond Hill resident Marianne Smith will have plenty of loved ones on her mind when she walks at this year's Relay For Life of Richmond Hill.
The parking lot on Bacon Street in Pembroke will soon be filled with vendors selling local produce, products and crafts. And it will likely be that way each Saturday through the summer and fall.
Matthew Scott Quinn, a sophomore at Richmond Hill High School, was awarded the Boy Scout's highest honor, the rank of Eagle Scout, from Boy Scout Troop 400 on March 6 in a ceremony held at St. Anne's Catholic Church.
Richmond Hill High School seniors Elizabeth Crofts and Joshua Porter were honored as students of the month by the Exchange Club of Richmond Hill at the club meeting March 23. Crofts was named Student of the Month for March, and Porter was named Student of the Month for April.
The growth of America's throw-away habit to include televisions has made TV repair people such as Pembroke's Steve Nolan a rare breed.
Each day that a member completes a workout, Curves of Richmond Hill views it as a milestone. But it's not every day that a member can celebrate her 1,000th workout.
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.
THE BOTTOM of your trash bin ain't a pretty place.
The Richmond Hill Farmers Market gets under way Tuesday in J.F. Gregory Park. The market will be in action from 3-7 p.m. every Tuesday through mid-October. According to market manager Angus McLeod, there will be more than 40 vendors on opening day selling bread, produce, honey, seafood and more. The market will also include craft vendors.
If you think carrying a 35-pound rucksack on a 26-mile hike is a piece of cake, Tom Nash wants a word with you.