My beloved husband describes my 2009 emigration to the U.S. as my own mini-"British Invasion." I prefer to believe that he means it as a compliment.
Jan. 20 to Feb. 18: You might want to reject a suggested change. But it could be wise to go with the flow, at least for a while. You can always return to your first plan if you like.
Volunteers in North Bryan put on their work gloves Saturday in honor of National Day of Service to help begin the makeover process of the old Gateway Community Service building to ready for some new tenants.
Temperatures here could drop into the 20s early Wednesday and the whole area has been put under a freeze warning for tonight.
Atlantic Area CASA (court-appointed special advocates) will host new volunteer training from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15 at the Liberty County Health Department, 1113 E. Oglethorpe Highway, Hinesville.
The 200 Club of the Coastal Empire, a nonprofit that provides financial assistance to families of first responders who lose their lives in the line of duty, will kick off its inaugural Legacy of Service Series with an advance screening of the film "Parker" at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Lucas Theater, 32 Abercorn St. in Savannah. "Parker" was produced by Stratton Leopold of Savannah.
ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal has settled on a proposal that could allow lawmakers to avoid voting directly to extend a high-profile hospital tax that helps provide a significant part of state health-care spending.
SAVANNAH - "Johnny Mercer and Me!," an original play based on the life of songwriter and singer John Mercer, will be performed Jan. 25-26 at the Averitt Center for the Arts at the Emma Kelly Theater in Statesboro.
Dasher's Piano Studio students performed recently for senior citizens at the Bryan County Health and Rehabilitation Center and at Shadowmoss Plantation to share their talents and holiday spirit during the Christmas season.
ATLANTA - Forecasters say the weekend's mild weather is giving way to cooler temperatures across Georgia and the threat of flooding in much of north Georgia.
Pembroke Garden Club members Reta Willoughby, left, President Diane Stewart and Evelyn Barone gather recently behind the holiday-decorated food table as the hostesses of the club's annual Christmas Luncheon.
I recently returned from a holiday visit to the land of my birth and discovered that there is frenzied excitement about Prince William and Princess Catherine's unborn child, who is expected to arrive sometime this summer. This baby will be third in line for the British throne after Prince Charles and William.
NEW YORK - From the Rocky Mountains to New England, hospitals are swamped with people with flu symptoms. Some medical centers are turning away visitors or making them wear face masks, and one Pennsylvania hospital set up a tent outside its ER to deal with the feverish patients.
Two girls show off their gifts from Santa Claus, while the big man in red visits with others during the American Legion Post 164's annual holiday supper in December.
The Richmond Hill Lions Club held its annual Christmas Dinner/Auction at the Richmond Hill City Center in J.F. Gregory Park. This was an entertaining evening with Fred Warnell serving as auctioneer.
Back in the land of my birth, there has been a great deal of excitement about the recent christening of the third in line to the throne - his royal highness Prince George of Cambridge, the 3-month-old son of Prince William and Princess Catherine.
Basic training in 1973 at Fort Jackson, S.C., was not a culture shock to me. Daddy was a Marine, so I grew up under strict supervision and was used to being dropped for pushups or called a maggot.
A chilly morning turned into a perfect fall Saturday as Pembroke broke out its celebration of autumn with the second annual Spooktacular 5K/10K and fall festival at DuBois square.
Within 30 minutes of open registration at the Warriors for William 5K in J.F. Gregory Park on Sunday, race numbers had completely sold out. Walkers, runners, volunteers and other supporters came in droves to support a special little boy with a serious illness.
AARP is looking for volunteers to help with its Tax-Aide program.
The Bryan County 4-H Club and the city of Pembroke will host the 30th annual Christmas Parade and Festival on Dec. 14.
ATLANTA - The Governing Board of Common Cause Georgia unanimously elected Richmond Hill native Clint Murphy to the board during its September meeting.
Back in the Stone Ages - before hot wings were invented to satiate armchair quarterbacks, and when pro-football games were on Friday, Saturday or Monday and did not interfere with Sunday church services - football fanatics chowed down pounds of cheese, summer sausage and tater chips during the game.
Suites at Station Exchange Executive Director Rich DeLong, second from left, presents a $1,000 check to Deborah Heddendorf, director of the local Alzheimer's Association chapter, on behalf of the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill during a club social event at Fia Rua in Richmond Hill. The club raised the funds by participating in the recent Walk to End Alzheimer's event. Also shown are Rotarians Christopher Lea, Byron Atkinson and Gene Durante.
Richmond Hill Pharmacy held its 10th annual health fair on Friday complete with expert pharmacists and staff onsite to answer questions and provide health information to guests.
Gordon and Phyllis Holland will celebrate their 66th wedding anniversary on Oct. 25.
It's practically impossible to miss a hot air balloon.
In its 15th year of operation, the Great Ogeechee Seafood festival welcomed thousands of guests to J.F. Gregory Park over the weekend in what has become one of Richmond Hill's most anticipated events of the year.
The Richmond Hill Presbyterian Women will hold "Fall into Christmas" From 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 2 at the Richmond Hill City Center.
The fourth Annual Midway fly-in drew a crowd Saturday to Steve Berg's grass runway called Berg Park Aerodrome on Old Gress Island Road in Midway. Fixed-wing aircraft, ultra-lights and remote control plane ruled the skies over the 2,400-foot runway.