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LeAnna Williams before 2015 Career Day at BCHS

Bryan County High School sophomore LeAnna Williams helps Bryan County News reporter Jeff Whitten get the camera ready prior to 2015 Career Day.

March 24, 2015 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news


Richmond Hill voters to decide on Sunday sales

Richmond Hill City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to let voters decide whether they want Sunday package sales of alcohol in the city limits.

March 18, 2015 | Jeff Whitten | Local news


3rd ID honored in Atlanta

ATLANTA -- The Rock of the Marne met the Georgia General Assembly pm Monday as state lawmakers read a resolution on the House floor proclaiming March 9 as Third Infantry Division Day.

March 09, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Wednesday night crash on 16 under investigation

Authorities are reportedly investigating the fiery Wednesday night crash between two tractor trailers on I-16 at the Bryan and Effingham county line.

March 06, 2015 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news


Schools to let out early Wednesday

The following press release was issued Friday by Bryan County Schools:

March 06, 2015 | Special to the News Bryan County News | Local news


Importance of butterflies to Coastal Georgia discussed

The February meeting of the Richmond Hill Garden Club was all about butterflies.

March 06, 2015 | Special to the News editor@bryancountynews.net | Local news


Carver student bound for National Geographic State Bee

Carver Elementary School fifth grader Pooja Kormath has qualified to compete in the state level competition of the National Geographic Bee on Friday, March 27 at the Georgia College of Arts and Sciences in Milledgeville.

March 05, 2015 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news


Construction worker falls at school site

A construction worker was reportedly airlifted by Lifestar to Memorial University Health Center in Savannah this morning after he fell approximately 15 feet while working at the construction site of the new McAllister Elementary, according to Bryan County Emergency Services.

March 05, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


BCHS STAR student, teacher named

In front of cheering classmates, faculty, family and friends, Bryan County High School senior Reed Walker was named the school's STAR student Monday. She, in turn, named Keith Corbin as her STAR teacher.

March 04, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


City to allow vote on Sunday package sales

Members of Richmond Hill City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to let residents decide whether package sales of alcohol should be legal on Sundays within city limits.

March 04, 2015 | Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


BoE approves district

The Bryan County Board of Education approved a district for the new McAllister Elementary on Thursday that adds Dunham Marsh and Oak Pointe subdivisions to the attendance, but won't include students who live down 144 Spur.

February 26, 2015 | Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


A positive spin

Mark Wallace wants to keep the Ozzy Park story positive.

February 26, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County | Local news


Raise the roof with Family Promise of Bryan County

Family Promise of Bryan County's mission is to help homeless families find a permanent home.

February 26, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Charleston man still missing

A Charleston family continues to seek help locating Tim Jaskiewicz, who was last seen Feb. 16 in Richmond Hill.

February 24, 2015 | Staff Bryan County News | Local news


New football coach introduced

The future of Richmond Hill High School football starts now, new Wildcats coach Matt LeZotte said Monday at a press conference announcing his hiring.

February 23, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


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Richmond Hill Farmers Market to hold grand opening

Richmond Hill will hold a grand opening Tuesday at J.F. Gregory Park for the Farmers Market, which is now run by the city.

April 01, 2015 | Staff report | Local news


Bryan County football stadiums slated for makeovers

The football stadiums at both Bryan County and Richmond Hill high school are getting offseason makeovers after the Bryan County school board voted to spend more than $540,000 to improve both facilities before next season.

April 01, 2015 | Jeff Whitten | Local news


Bryan County BoE mulls cutting day-care buses

A study by the Bryan County school system on whether it should stop providing bus transportation to day-care providers isn't going over well with some who rely on that transportation.

April 01, 2015 | Jeff Whitten | Local news


Young authors recognized

Winners of the Young Georgia Authors program district competition were recognized at the Bryan County Board of Education meeting March 26 at Lanier Primary. Those recognized were Richmond Hill Primary's Cole Thomas and Kamryn McGraw; Richmond Hill Elementary's Lauren Smith and Joanna Xiao; Bryan County Elementary's Rebekah Johnson; Carver Elementary's William Graves; Bryan County Middle's A.J. Anderson and Jessica Hammond; Richmond Hill Middle's Caren Bausch; and Richmond Hill High's Destinee' Rivera, Christina McKinley, Marion Jeffers and Francis Parco.

April 01, 2015 | Staff Bryan County News | Local news


Carter visits Bryan County Health & Rehabilitation Center

Patients and residents at Bryan County Health & Rehabilitation Center in Richmond Hill got an impromptu visit Wednesday from U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter, R-Ga., who talked to the mostly senior audience about the House's recent passage of a measure aimed at fixing Medicare.

April 01, 2015 | Jeff Whitten | Local news


GDOT to host pipeline hearing at City Center

The Georgia Department of Transportation will hold a public hearing on the controversial Palmetto Pipeline project on April 21 at the Richmond Hill City Center.

March 31, 2015 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news


Police blotter: Threats, meth allegations at Morgans Bridge Road address

The below incidents are taken from Bryan County Sheriff's Department reports:

March 30, 2015 | Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Bryan Co. Schools will shift principals

McAllister Elementary got its first principal, and Bryan County High, Richmond Hill Primary and Carver Elementary each got a new principal after the Bryan County Board of Education voted last week to shuffle principals at several schools for the 2015-16 school year.

March 27, 2015 | Staff report | Local news


BoE OKs upgrades to stadiums

The Bryan County school board voted Thursday night to spend more than $540,000 on improvements to the stadiums at Bryan County High School and Richmond Hill High School.

March 26, 2015 | By Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Charges filed for March 18 burglaries in Richmond Hill

Two Walterboro, S.C. men faces charges of burglary, theft and criminal trespass for the March 18 burglary of Plantation Building and Lumber Supply and the Ford Plantation maintenance shop.

March 26, 2015 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news


Richmond Hill resident faces charges in Pooler

A Chatham County school teacher who lives in Richmond Hill faces charges he sent texts of a sexual nature to one of his students.

March 26, 2015 | Staff report | Local news


Pembroke PD opens new substation

The Pembroke Police Department celebrated the opening of a new substation Tuesday at Miller Village.

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 safety officers since 1990.

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


Bryan County High School students attend 2015 Career Day

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.

March 24, 2015 | Staff report Bryan County News | Local news


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