Richmond Hill High School won the Richmond Hill Classic by downing Camden County 60-48 on Friday night. Freshman Sheldon led the scoring with 20 points while Trey Deloach scored 11 points, pulled down 10 rebounds and blocked two shots. Brandon Beckwith chipped in with 11 points for the Wildcats.
Incidents taken from Richmond Hill Police Department and Bryan County Sheriff's Department reports.
Derst Baking Company President Paul Frankum said Wednesday he's 99 percent certain a straight pin found by a Richmond Hill customer in a loaf of the company's bread was put there after it was made because "everything goes through a metal detector before it leaves the bakery."
Richmond Hill City Council accepted a request by a developer to again table its bid to allow multi-family housing on a tract near the entrance of Richmond Hill Plantation until Sept. 2.
The Bryan County Board of Commissioners will name a new county administrator during a called meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Richmond Hill Administrative Complex. The meeting is open to the public.
For Bryan County High School softball coach Al Butler, the Lady Redskins' upcoming Fourth Annual Summer Slam accomplishes two things.
Tara Nielsen wins "BCES Biggest Loser Contest"!With the help of the Bryan County Health Department's recording the weekly weigh ins, Bryan County Emergency Services hosted an 8-week "Biggest Loser" contest for anyone wishing to participate. Although several people signed up, and some even lost more weight, only one person completed all the requirements for the 8-week program. Tara Nielsen, wife of Captain Jeff Nielsen, was dedicated to the program and stuck it out for the entire 8-weeks. She actually didn't have a ton of weight to lose but I believe she was more focused on getting in ...
The Bryan County Board of Commissioners will hold a budget workshop at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the County Administrative Complex in South Bryan. Commissioners will discuss the 2015 budget at the meeting, which is open to the public.
Bryan County High School principal Dr. Dawn Hadley and assistant principal Dr. Rod Backman have reportedly resigned.
Richmond Hill's Zach Broome made the University of South Carolina football team as a walk-on earlier this year and will be on the Gamecocks roster in 2011. That apparently makes Broome the first player from Richmond Hill High School to play on a Southeastern Conference team. Broome, who is 6-foot-3 and weighs 205 pounds, will be at wide receiver for South Carolina.
I still don't know if the Seahawks did Atlanta any favors by knocking the NFC defending champion New Orleans Saints out of the playoffs, since I'm dumb enough to think the Packers are be the scariest team in pro football that doesn't call New England or Pittsburgh.home.
Clarification: Superintendent John Oliver isn't getting a raise, according to Chief Finance Officer Melanie James. Under the projected 2011 fiscal year budget discussed at Thursday's school board meeting, the compensation for the superintendent was listed at $148,523, up from $139,452 in FY 2010.
Parents used to the one-size-fits-all Bryan County Schools Student Handbook will be in for a bit of surprise this year.
The flag at Pembroke City Hall flew at half mast this week in honor of former mayor Woodrow Pickett Sr., who died Monday.