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Youth employment boot camp scheduled

About 15 percent of young adults ages 16-24 years old are not in school, nor are they in the workforce, according to the Ringer Center of Excellence Inc.These young people are not listed as unemplo...

April 08, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray | Business

Cars and Coffee set for Saturday

The Richmond Hill Historical Society and Museum will host Cars and Coffee from 9-11 a.m. Saturday at 11460 Ford Ave. The monthly event showcases unique, rare and antique cars and includes a coffee ...

April 02, 2015 | Special to the News | Lifestyle

Bark Park Easter egg hunt Saturday

Families, including their dogs, can enjoy a fun Easter-egg hunt from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Bryan County Bark Park in Henderson Park while helping dogs in need. Children are invited to bri...

April 02, 2015 | Special to the News | Lifestyle

Walthourville meeting tonight

The Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission will hold a community planning meeting for Walthourville at the Liberty College & Career Academy from 6-7 p.m. Monday.The purpose is to receive public i...

March 30, 2015 | Special to the Courier | News

‘Insurgent’ only a mild improvement on ‘Divergent’

While I honestly can say I wasn't too impressed with last year's surprise hit "Divergent," its recently released sequel "Insurgent" is a slight improvement. But the series still continues to miss t...

March 27, 2015 | By Justin Hall Film critic | Things to Do

How the Federal Reserve reconciles low unemployment and stagnant wages

When the Federal Reserve was established in 1913, over 30,000 different currencies were in some type of use throughout the United States. The lack of a uniform currency contributed to systemic weak...

March 26, 2015 | Randy Shumway Deseret News | Business

Heaven (visitation stories) can wait, Christian bookstore chain says

Heaven, apparently, can wait, a chain of Southern Baptist-owned bookstores says.More specifically, the flurry of books retelling personal visits to the afterlife are now off the shelves at the 180 ...

March 25, 2015 | Mark A. Kellner Deseret News | Faith

Pembroke PD opens new substation

The Pembroke Police Department celebrated the opening of a new substation Tuesday at Miller Village. The facility is located in space provided by the Claxton Housing Authority and give police a gr...

March 25, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news

Exchange Club honors top public safety officers

Richmond Hill Exchange Club President Laura Evans said driving past a traffic stop on her way to work Wednesday morning reminded her of why the club has been honoring the county's top public safe...

March 25, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news

Blotter: Man forgets to shut car hood, trucker causes ruckus, more

From Pembroke Police Department, Richmond Hill Police Department and Bryan County Sheriff's Department reports: March 22 An RHPD officer responding to a call of vehicle damage on Harris Trail Roa...

March 25, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news

Bryan County News hires new managing editor

Jason Wermers has been named the new managing editor for the Bryan County News and BryanCountyNews.com.Wermers, 41, has 19 years' experience as a journalist, most recently as editor of the Statesbo...

March 25, 2015 | Staff Report | Business

Americans oppose online surveillance, but not all are concerned

Americans are losing confidence in online government surveillance programs, a new Pew Research Center survey has found, but not as many are changing their habits because of it.The new survey found ...

March 25, 2015 | Chandra Johnson Deseret News | State, National News

Head of area movie studio 'happy' with progress

The head of the massive movie studio complex to be built in Effingham County told members of the Effingham Industrial Development Authority that progress continues to be made on the project. Jake ...

March 25, 2015 | By Patrick Donahue Correspondent | Business

The door is open, but why won't this dog come inside?

Have you ever walked into what you thought was an open door, but it was really a closed screen door or a really clean glass door?This dog is not taking any chances.The dog is sitting just outside t...

March 25, 2015 | Wendy Jessen FamilyShare | Faith

Sweet Briar College professors unanimously oppose school closing

When Sweet Briar College, a women's liberal arts school in rural Virginia, announced earlier this month that it was closing, many observers were surprised, as the college is still sitting on a siza...

March 25, 2015 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | Education

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