The fourth annual Fishin' for a Cure Tournament, a panfish-tourney fundraiser for area children with health issues, will start at daybreak Saturday on the Altamaha River.
A litter pick-up along the bank of the Ogeechee River will be held Saturday, May 16, beginning in Fort McAllister State Park in Richmond Hill.
The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce will have a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Richmond Hill Car Wash at 10 a.m. Friday, May 15, at 2584 Highway 17. Light refreshments will be served after the ceremony.
Leadership will be the focus of the Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber's Coffee & Conversation from 8:30-9:30 a.m. Wednesday
Gateway Behavioral Health Services will celebrate National Children's Mental Health Awareness by hosting an event with music, food, activities, games, prizes, educational exhibits and information about mental health and how to connect with appropriate services.
The Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary Chapter 46 golf-tournament fundraiser for disabled veterans will begin at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at Cherokee Rose Golf Course.
Make the day special for mom by taking her to the Mother's Day Brunch from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday at Club Stewart.
In recent years, Georgia shrimpers have been very concerned about black gill, a mysterious condition affecting the coastal-shrimp population, and one many shrimpers believe might be largely responsible for reduced shrimp harvests.
The Suites at Station Exchange will celebrate its one-year anniversary Thursday-Saturday, May 14-16, at 3205 TSX Grand Central in Richmond Hill.
On Saturday, the Kentucky Derby (which the English pronounce Darr-Bee) comes around again.
I teach a Sunday-school class at our church, and we are currently studying the book of Proverbs. The other week, we were studying the first half of Proverbs 6, perhaps one of the most practical sections of the entire book. And that's saying something, because Proverbs is extremely practical by nature.
The mother of one of the five Georgia Southern University students killed April 22 in a crash on Interstate 16 in North Bryan has filed a lawsuit against a trucking company regarding the death of her daughter.
"The Age of Adaline" is a decently made film that features warm performances, but I wish it was more than it was capable of being. However, based on the charm and sweetness, this film is just passable enough to recommend.
Students who have been named to the honor roll at Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School for the third nine weeks are:
AUBURN, Alabama - It's not unusual to find Bryan County High School alumna Tiffany Howard with her nose buried in a book.
We are approaching Memorial Day weekend, and it is sneaking up on many of us. It is a bit of a quirk that Memorial Day does not follow the last Sunday of May this year. Nevertheless, we pause this weekend to remember.
It's been 30 years since Mel Gibson wandered across a post-apocalyptic wasteland and escaped at the mercy of Tina Turner in "Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome," the third film in the "Mad Max" series.
Cumberland Island was struck head-on by a major hurricane 117 years ago. The Category 3 storm pounded the Georgia coast with winds of 135 mph and massive waves, causing a 16-foot storm surge in Brunswick that left much of the city underwater.
The yard to-do list is growing now that it is spring.
As I've written before, Paul wrote, "For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning that we through patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have hope" (Romans 15:4). The Old Testament serves as a lesson to all to see how God has dealt with man and how man has dealt with God.
I have been trying to figure out what to do with my free time now that I have decided not to run for president of the United States (or what's left of it).
Winn Army Community Hospital recently did its part to help soldiers prepare for life after the Army.
The fourth-ranked Auburn Tigers softball team, led by Bryan County High School alumna Tiffany Howard, will host an NCAA Super Regional against No. 13 Louisiana-Lafayette beginning Friday.
The Richmond Hill Fire Department will participate in the "Give Burns the Boot" drive today through Saturday at Kroger and Food Lion in Richmond Hill, according to a news release.
Sh'nia Gordon was born April 9, 1997, in Ocala, Florida. As a young girl growing up in a military family, Sh'nia - better known as Nia - has called many places home: Florida, Germany, Virginia, Texas and, currently, Richmond Hill.
Richmond Hill assistant soccer coach Patrick Means talks about standout player Nia Gordon:
May 21: Business After Hours hosted by Plantation Lumber and Hardware - The Richmond Hill-Bryan County Chamber of Commerce announces its next Business After Hours, from 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, May 21, Plantation Lumber and Hardware, 10829 Ford Ave. This Business After Hours will coincide with Plantation's Perennial Open House, which begins at 4 p.m. For more information, visit www.rhbcchamber.org
Paul Floeckher has been named assistant editor of the Bryan County News and bryancountynews.com.
Tuesday's denial of Kinder Morgan's request for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity does not mean the Palmetto Pipeline is dead.
Getting math right for the students and teachers of Georgia has been a priority of mine since day one. One of my first actions as your state school superintendent was working with the State Board of Education to provide a needed choice between integrated mathematics and traditional discrete mathematics (with assessments to match each option) for our schools.