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.
The joy of getting a new puppy can be universally appreciated. That cute little furry animal who loves you unconditionally will make any owner's heart warm. Owning pets comes with joys and responsibility, like cleaning up after him or her, feeding the animal daily, bathing and veterinary care.
The recent Richmond Hill Garden Club meeting featured member Cean Scott Molinari presenting a program on flower arranging. Molinari, a retired florist, has designed arrangements and events for the famous and infamous, including icons of the design world, sports stars, television and radio personalities, politicians, balls and fetes and photo shoots.
In an effort to promote community outreach and awareness, Richmond Hill High School's Wildcat baseball players will be collecting school supplies at their annual "'Cats Night Out" varsity game, which is set for 6 p.m. March 29.
Around 500 Army wives of all ages acted like carefree, giggly school girls on Wednesday, during Operation Homefront Georgia's Cabin Fever event held at the Richmond Hill City Center in J.F. Gregory Park. Soldiers' spouses from Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield were given an opportunity to decompress from the stress of military life.
Hundreds of fiction, nonfiction, self-help, children's and other books will be available when the Friends of the Richmond Hill Library hold their annual book and yard sale from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. April 2 at the library on Ford Avenue.
The following is some information and tips for those heading to downtown Savannah to celebrate St. Patrick's Day during the next couple of days:
Members of the Richmond Hill High School National Honor Soceity hosted a fundraising garage sale Saturday for Dylan Moore, the Richmond Hill 9-year-old battling leukemia. Funds raised were not available at presstime.
Ten calm, imposing Budweiser Clydesdale horses, their human handlers and one 6-month-old playful Dalmatian pup named Brewer are guests of Fort Stewart this week. The Clydesdales have been a crowd-pleasing part of the Savannah St. Patrick's Day parade for several years.
Sam Lilley is on a mission. The 14-year-old Richmond Hill High School freshman made a commitment last summer to raise $5,000 to help build a well in a remote village in Africa.
Georgia Guardsman Command Sgt. Major Randall Parker is looking forward to helping make children smile in a war-ravaged country that also has long been wracked by opium use and trafficking.
Georgia Lions Camp for the Blind camper Jessica Lanier of Bryan County recently received a $150 check from the Pembroke Lions Club. The money will send her to the Georgia Lions Camp for the Blind in Waycross in July. For more information about the camp, visit www.glcb.org or contact the local Lions Club.
In conjunction with the August book room sale, the Richmond Hill Library and the Friends of the Richmond Hill Library will host a book signing by local author and chocolatier David Willis from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16.
SAVANNAH - Armstrong State University has announced the schedule for the 2014-15 Moveable Feast lecture and performance series, presented by the university's College of Liberal Arts in historic venues throughout Savannah. All events are free and open to the public.
Many of my columns are pretty light in tone and content as I generally aim to amuse as well as enlighten readers. This is not one of those columns.
Unity in the Community teamed up with Plantation Apartments to throw a back-to-school celebration for young people of the community Saturday.
Mr. and Mrs. James Kline of Houston, Texas are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Josephine Kline, to Shaun Christopher Quinn, son of Mr. and Mrs. Keith Quinn of Richmond Hill, Georgia.
An open meeting of the Natural Resources Study Committee on aquifer storage and recovery will be at 1 p.m. Monday in the Jekyll Island Convention Center.
The Bryan County Emergency Services has announced the inaugural Citizens Emergency Services Academy will run from 7-10 p.m. for eight consecutive Thursdays beginning Sept. 11 and concluding Oct. 30.
The topic of employee health will be explored at the Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce's Lunch and Learn at noon Tuesday, Aug. 12, at the Chamber office, 2591 Highway 17, suite 100 in the Crossroads Center.
Sarah Rash was the special guest at the recent meeting of the Richmond Hill Lions Club.