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.
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.
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.
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.
Christopher and Jody Meek of Black Creek received the September "Yard of the Month" award from the Pembroke Garden Club for their well-kept lawn and yard. Chris Meek, pictured with his commemorative "Yard of the Month" sign, said he and his wife both work on the yard to keep it looking sharp.