View Mobile Site

Archive By Author -


Blood drive at Pembroke Church Saturday

The American Red Cross will have a blood-donation opportunity from 1-6 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church, 169 Church St. in Pembroke.

July 30, 2015 | Special to the News | Lifestyle


Sales tax holiday is Friday-Saturday

Georgia's holiday on sales tax for back-to-school goods is Friday and Saturday. The exemption is on the state's 4 percent tax and not local levies, meaning 3 percent will still be charged in Bryan County. The accompanying document, at left, gives a breakdown of what is exempt.

July 30, 2015 | Staff Report | Business


National Night Out Saturday

Richmond Hill's 2015 National Night Out, an annual nationwide event that encourages community-police partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie by teaching crime prevention techniques and neighborhood safety, will be from 4-8 p.m. Saturday at J.F. Gregory Park, 520 Cedar St.

July 30, 2015 | Special to the News | Public Safety


Reclaimed Furniture and Home Decor opening

Richmond Hill shoppers looking for one-of-a-kind home décor and vintage upcycled furniture will have a new destination when Reclaimed Furniture and Home Décor opens in Ford Plaza.

July 24, 2015 | Special to the News | Business


Health food cafe sets opening

Victory Haven Café-Organic Juice & Smoothie Café will have a ribbon cutting at 11 a.m. Monday at 8872 Ford Avenue, Suite 207, in Richmond Hill.

July 23, 2015 | Staff Report | Business


Festival set with ironclad's artifacts

The CSS Georgia Raise the Wreck! Festival July 25 is free and will highlight the ongoing recovery of the Confederate ironclad vessel, the CSS Georgia, and its history.

July 17, 2015 | Special to the News | Things to Do


Concert features Wayne County natives

The Cherry Street Jam concert, featuring musicians native to Wayne County, will be at 8 p.m. Saturday, July 18, in front of the Strand Theater on Cherry Street in downtown Jesup.

July 13, 2015 | | Things to Do


Entering history at The Rocks of Sydney

My recent travels to Australia were wonderful. I loved the people, sights, outdoor lifestyle and Sydney.

July 11, 2015 | By Lesley Francis Columnist | Lifestyle


Vaden buys two new dealerships

SAVANNAH – Vaden Automotive Group, which has a dealerships across the area, has added two dealerships, Infiniti of Hilton Head and Vaden Nissan of Hilton Head, bringing their total dealerships to nine, according to the company.

July 11, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Business


A story about corn flakes

If you are having cereal, before you take another bite, take a moment to wonder about your breakfast.

July 10, 2015 | By Francis Bond Columnist | Lifestyle


RH Garden Club elects new officers

The Richmond Hill Garden Club recently installed new officers for the next two years. From left, Gloria Shearin, president; Jan Davis, vice president in charge of programs; Mary Burns, secretary; and Cathy Jahn, treasurer.

July 10, 2015 | | Lifestyle


Experience true freedom through Christ

Last weekend, we, as a country, celebrated our freedom.

July 10, 2015 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


Pray for peace in life

It has been a few weeks since the shootings that took place in the church in Charleston. I usually write my columns four or five at a time and submit them in advance, but I would like to offer up my thoughts concerning the events of that day.

July 10, 2015 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith


Schwarzenegger can’t save ‘Terminator Genisys’

Thirty-one years ago, Arnold Schwarzenegger blasted on the scene in a role that took full advantage of his commanding physique and monosyllabic catchphrases in the form of the Terminator.

July 10, 2015 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Things to Do


Counseling service targets military families' finances

Active members of the military, veterans and their families routinely face complex challenges in their daily lives. Thankfully, there is a growing awareness of the benefit that support networks can play in helping our heroes tackle serious medical, logistical and transitional issues.

July 10, 2015 | Special to the News | Business


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 1244

Articles By Author -


Eagles tickets on sale, Fan Fest coming

STATESBORO - The Georgia Southern ticket office and Director of Athletics Tom Kleinlein announced this week that football season tickets for the 2015 campaign have exceeded ...

August 02, 2015 | Georgia Southern AMR | Sports


Don't be complacent with this world

Being complacent is dangerous. People can be so pleased with where they are in life that it can prevent them from attaining higher goals or ...

August 01, 2015 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Life on the Hill


GSU basketball team trains in Costa Rica

Fresh off of a surprising season that saw it get a win away from the NCAA tournament, the Georgia Southern men's basketball team is ...

August 01, 2015 | By Mike Anthony Correspondent | Sports


Middle East troops, not Americans, should fight ISIL

Editor, We committed our infantry on two disastrous Mideast battlefields. You know, those places where Christian churches and Christians are not allowed. The result - many ...

August 01, 2015 | | Opinion


Coming to grips with 'Being Mortal'

I just started a new book given to me by a friend - "Being Mortal" by Atul Gawande. I don't usually write about something I ...

August 01, 2015 | By Rich DeLong Columnist | Lifestyle


Liquor store opens

Southern Spirits marked its opening with a ribbon cutting Wednesday to celebrate the opening of the liquor store.

July 31, 2015 | Staff Report | Business


Have faith to let go, let God lead

We just got back from vacation to Mexico Beach, Florida, for a week.

July 31, 2015 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith


It's all around us, so learn to embrace it

It's summer, and one thing that concerns beachgoers is bacterial counts in the water.

July 31, 2015 | By Don Gardner Extension agent | Business


Gyllenhaal knocks out cliches in 'Southpaw'

Like its underdog hero, "Southpaw" has so much about it that we want to root for it so much, but it's still content on ...

July 31, 2015 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Things to Do


GSU QB named to Manning Award watch list

NEW ORLEANS - Georgia Southern quarterback Kevin Ellison has been named to the Manning Award watch list, announced July 23 by the Allstate Sugar Bowl.

July 31, 2015 | Georgia Southern AMR | Sports


Richmond Hill Kroger to host job fair this weekend

Kroger's Atlanta Division will host a three-day division-wide job fair in hopes of filling more than 2,000 open positions for its 185 stores ...

July 31, 2015 | Special to the News editor@bryancountynews.com | Business


Georgia DOT suspends roadwork this weekend for sales-tax holiday

Shoppers will get a break from road construction this weekend to go along with the state's suspension of the sales tax for school supplies ...

July 31, 2015 | Special to the News editor@bryancountynews.com | Local news


RH bus driver welcomes students to school

Editor, Hello, students!

July 31, 2015 | | Opinion


Options for zucchini in recipes

Wondering what to make with zucchini that's not another fritter? Try baking a couple of loaves of Diane M.'s moist pineapple cranberry zucchini ...

July 30, 2015 | By Janet Tharpe Columnist | Food


Fort Stewart-based 'Raiders' brigade welcomes new command team

The 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team said farewell to Col. Robert P. Ashe and Command Sgt. Maj. Russell K. Reimers while welcoming the new command ...

July 30, 2015 | By Staff Sgt. Syreetta Watts Special to the News | Military


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 7


Please wait ...