The Richmond Hill Historical Society and Museum will host Cars and Coffee from 9-11 a.m. Saturday at 11460 Ford Ave.
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.
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.
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 the boat.
The Pembroke Police Department celebrated the opening of a new substation Tuesday at Miller Village.
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 safety officers since 1990.
From Pembroke Police Department, Richmond Hill Police Department and Bryan County Sheriff's Department reports:
Jason Wermers has been named the new managing editor for the Bryan County News and BryanCountyNews.com.
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.
As I write, the General Assembly has passed the 30th legislative day, or "Crossover Day," as it's commonly called. Any legislation that hasn't crossed over to the House or Senate is dead until we reconvene next year. For the remainder of the session, we will focus on reviewing House bills that crossed over to the Senate.
The U.S. Census Bureau is in the middle of an experiment to see if online data collection in the next nose-count of Americans.
More than 500 Bryan County High School students attended 2015 Career Day on Tuesday at the school. Among the subjects were nursing, law enforcement, paramedics, various branches of the military and journalism.
A Glennville man was killed in a head-on collision in Tattnall County Sunday afternoon.
The federal agency considering permitting the search for oil and gas deposits off the Georgia Coast and then possibly drilling for them has set a public meeting for today in Savannah.
Bryan County High School sophomore LeAnna Williams helps Bryan County News reporter Jeff Whitten get the camera ready prior to 2015 Career Day.
Kinder Morgan, the company behind the proposed Palmetto Pipeline project, is scheduled to give a presentation Wednesday morning to members of the Development Authority of Bryan County, according to a proposed agenda sent out Monday afternoon by the DABC.
The activity surrounding each legislative session is always a combination of fast action with periods of slow-moving, tedious meetings as legislation is researched, deliberated and reconciled before the actual vote. This session was no different, and each day was used to the fullest as we set our sights on tackling some tough issues for the betterment of our state. The following is a summary of some of the major accomplishments and most-significant legislation passed this session.
"Truly, my soul finds rest in God; my salvation comes from him. Truly, he is my rock and my salvation. He is my fortress; I will never be shaken." - Psalm 62:1-2
The Great FMWR Post-Wide Housing Garage Sale will be from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Fort Stewart and Hunter.
Armstrong State University President Dr. Linda Bleicken spoke about the importance of partnerships at Monday's breakfast to kick off Georgia Cities Week. The event at the Richmond Hill City Center was hosted by the city, which co-sponsored the breakfast with the Richmond Hill Bryan County Chamber of Commerce. Roughly 40 people attended the hour-long breakfast, which included an update on city projects from Mayor Harold Fowler. Others attending included Pembroke Mayor Mary Warnell, Bryan County Commission Chairman Jimmy Burnsed, Development Authority of Bryan County Chairman Derrick Smith and Richmond Hill Bryan County Chamber Executive Director Brianne Yontz.
Students listed on the honor roll for the third nine weeks are:
GLENNVILLE - Gov. Nathan Deal signed a bill Thursday, during the 28th Annual Law Enforcement Appreciation BBQ, that is expected to make law-enforcement officers' traffic-safety duties easier.
One of my favorite flowers is the azalea. I love to go through Bonaventure Cemetery this time of year just to see row after row of assorted colors of this beautiful flowering bush.
Georgia Adopt-A-Stream has recognized the Richmond Hill Middle School field-studies group with the Extraordinary Volunteer Watershed Effort Award, according to a news release.
Catherine C. Grant, one of the founding partners of The Urgent Care Center of Richmond Hill, recently was selected to join the board of the Richmond Hill-Bryan County Chamber of Commerce.
Did you celebrate Wednesday?
"The Longest Ride" is the latest adaption of a Nicholas Sparks novel, and when I hear his name, two words cross my mind: unintentional comedy.
Three more Richmond Hill High School football players have signed letters of intent to play college football. Caleb Branham, Hayden Gorsuch and Johnathan Hartley-Seale each signed Friday during a ceremony at the school's LINK media center.
Area employers are invited to participate in the multi-campus Savannah Technical College's School to Work Career Fairs.
The Richmond Hill-Bryan County Chamber of Commerce Lunch & Learn will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Chamber office, 2591 Highway 17, suite 100, in Richmond Hill.