ATLANTA-The state board that oversees the Technical College System of Georgia has approved the system's request for a tuition increase of $4 per credit hour starting with the upcoming fall semester.
For nearly a half hour Thursday, about two dozen people stood under the porch at the front entrance of Richmond Hill City Hall while rain fell, thunder occasionally rumbled and an incessant stream of cars on 144 whizzed by.
Dog enthusiasts came together to Thursday night in support of the Bryan County Bark Park - the county's first and future dog park currently under construction in Henderson Park.
I like free stuff, although I realize nothing is really free.
These days, just about everybody with an email inbox gets a message telling them they've been nominated for inclusion on one "Who's Who" list or another.
The smile on Josh Cabrera's face said it all. He caught one of the biggest fish of the day at Saturday's fishing derby sponsored by the Fort McAllister Sport Fishing Club and the City of Richmond Hill in J.F. Gregory Park.
Camp Aloha, Hospice Savannah's bereavement camp for children, is gearing up for its 18th annual camp May 2-4.
Goodwill of the Coastal Empire is seeking positive role models for the GoodGuides Youth Mentoring Program.
The Richmond Hill Garden Club recently named its yard of the month and members toured the gardens at Armstrong Atlantic State University.
Richmond Hill Montessori Preschool recently celebrated Week of the Young Child with the school's annual parent/child breakfast. Parents and children shared breakfast and made butterflies to display throughout the indoor playground.
One of my first jobs was cleaning tables and washing dishes part-time for a seafood restaurant in Sneads Ferry, N.C. The Riverview Café didn't pay much, but they offered an always-hungry teenager the best bennies package in the world - all the seafood I could eat.
It's early afternoon on a Friday, and Troy Allen is itching for the school bell to ring.
The Georgia Military Veterans' Hall of Fame, beginning its second year, is seeking nominations for this year's class.
Camellia Health and Rehab Center in Claxton sponsors a Mr. and Mrs. CHRC pageant for their residents each year in March, and this year Pembroke Garden Club contributed the corsages for the pageant.
What do we know about vacations? The term means to vacate, a period of time which an employee is granted an exemption from all rules of employment.
Acclaimed photographer John Reed will present his End of Summer Nature Photography Workshop on Sept. 13-14 at Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge near Folkston.
On the surface, "Guardians of the Galaxy," now in theaters, seems like a parody of the Marvel movie universe, but it actually succeeds as a stand-alone effort. For most of its running time, it's at once smart, hilarious, visually spectacular and has heart.
Family Promise of Bryan County is holding a Bedspread Derby Race on Nov. 1 at First Baptist Church of Richmond Hill.
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.