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Hunter dies on Fort Stewart training area

A civilian hunter was found dead in a Fort Stewart training area by family members around 10 p.m. Sunday after he did not return home earlier in the day.

October 23, 2017 | Staff report | Local news


Lane closures on Gen. Stewart Way beginning Tuesday

Utility contractors will install lane closures eastbound on Gen. Stewart Way between North Main Street and Lecounte Street in Hinesville for utility repairs. These right lane closures will be from 8:30 a.m. through 3 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday, weather permitting.

October 23, 2017 | Staff report/special to the Courier | Local news


County seeks to fill two key positions

Bryan County is searching for new department heads for finance and planning as both functions play a major role in the county's future.

October 23, 2017 | By Ted O'Neil toneil@bryancountynews.com | Local news


Ft. Stewart gears up for Fall Fest

A four-day carnival, part of Fall Fest at Fort Stewart, is coming to Donovan Field Thursday-Sunday.

October 22, 2017 | Bryan County News | Local news


2017 Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival MULTIMEDIA links

Did you make it to the 2017 Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival in Richmond Hill?

October 22, 2017 | | Local news


GOSF returns bigger and better

WATCH a video from Saturday night.

October 22, 2017 | By Ted O'Neil toneil@bryancountynews.com | Local news


Troop 400 a big part of GOSF

Whether it's their award-winning peach cobbler or their trash collection efforts, the maroon and gold T-shirts of Boy Scout Troop 400 are omnipresent at the Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival.

October 21, 2017 | By Ted O'Neil toneil@bryancountynews.com | Local news


GOSF opens

A non-stop stream of people filed into J.F. Gregory Park Friday evening for the annual Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival, sampling treats and hitting the midway while being entertained by live music on the main stage.

October 20, 2017 | Ted O'Neil toneil@bryancountynews.com | Local news


GOSF calm ahead of crowds

Vendors scurried around J.F. Gregory Park Friday afternoon, setting up booths and tents in anticipation of the 18th Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival.

October 20, 2017 | By Ted O'Neil toneil@bryancountynews.com | Local news


Seafood Fest ticket winners announced

Denise West and Shannon Dickson are winners of the Bryan County News Seafood Festival Ticket Sweepstakes.

October 19, 2017 | | Local news


Legion post honors first responders, public servants

American Legion Post 164 honored North Bryan County public servants and first responders on Oct. 10 at the post in Pembroke. Also attending were Pembroke Mayor Judy Cook, Police Chief Randy Alexander, Fire Chief Peter Waters and County Clerk Becky Crowe. Post 164 Commander Marvin Miller presented certificates to the honorees.

October 19, 2017 | Special to the News | Local news


Early voting underway

Early voting for the November general election is now available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. until Nov. 3 at either the Bryan County Courthouse in Pembroke or the County Administration Building in Richmond Hill. There is no Saturday voting scheduled for this election.

October 18, 2017 | By Ted O'Neil toneil@bryancountynews.com | Local news


Volunteers still needed for GOSF

Volunteers are still needed for this weekend's Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival, which runs Friday through Sunday in J.F. Gregory Park.

October 18, 2017 | Staff report | Local news


City moves forward with annexation

The city of Richmond Hill is set to nearly double in size as City Council Tuesday night approved an application to annex more than 5,000 acres.

October 18, 2017 | By Ted O'Neil toneil@bryancountynews.com | Local news


County approves solar farm ordinance

Bryan County commissioners at their most recent meeting approved an ordinance allowing for solar farms in the unincorporated portion of the county.

October 17, 2017 | By Ted O'Neil toneil@bryancountynews.com | Local news


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Fundraiser started for shooting victim

The sister of a Richmond Hill woman killed by gun shots over the weekend has created a GoFundMe account for the family.

January 16, 2018 | Ted O'Neil | Local news


Second survey winner chosen

Kathy Platt of Richmond Hill is the second of two winners in the Bryan County News reader survey.

January 16, 2018 | Ted O'Neil | Local news


Ossabaw annual meeting focuses on Gullah-Geechee

The public is invited to The Ossabaw Island Foundation's Annual Meeting and a celebration of the 105th birthday of Eleanor "Sandy" West, a former ...

January 15, 2018 | Special to the News | Local news


Pembroke man arrested on drug charges

A Pembroke man was arrested Thursday on drug charges.

January 13, 2018 | Staff report | Local news


Floyd is only finalist for Pembroke administrator

Pembroke Downtown Development Authority Director Alex Floyd was named as finalist for city administrator at Monday night's council meeting.

January 11, 2018 | By LeeAnna Tatum Correspondent | Local news


County kicks off year with quick business meeting

The Bryan County Board of Commissioners addressed several items of business during a relatively short meeting Tuesday in Pembroke to start 2018.

January 09, 2018 | Ted O'Neil | Local news


Flag rededicated for fallen soldier

North Bryan firearms manufacturer Daniel Defense hosted a flag rededication in honor of fallen Army Staff Sgt. Anthony "Cookie" D. Davis at its recently completed ...

January 08, 2018 | Staff report | Local news


Walthourville police chief expects to be fired

Walthourville Police Chief Bernie Quarterman said he expects to be terminated Monday.

January 06, 2018 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | Local news


Fatal bus crash headed to court?

The cause of a Dec. 5, school bus accident that claimed the life of 5-year-old Cambria Shuman has not been released yet, however Liberty County ...

January 05, 2018 | Patty Leon | Local news


Equipment failure at Hinesville's Fort Stewart water pollution control plant leads to spill

Hinesville announced Friday that its water pollution control plant on Fort Stewart released 5.47 million gallons of partially treated wastewater into Taylors Creek after ...

January 05, 2018 | Special to the Courier | Local news


Highway 144 on Fort Stewart reopened

Update: 144 East on Fort Stewart from Richmond Hill to Hinesville is now reopened. Drivers are still urged to drive carefully.

January 05, 2018 | Special to the News | Local news


The thaw begins

Life is starting to return to normal after the first measurable snow fall in Coastal Georgia since 1989.

January 05, 2018 | Ted O'Neil | Local news


Ice came, ice saw, ice conquered

Coastal Georgia's first snowfall since 1989 was not as bad as some predicted, but its impact will be felt for days as nightly temperatures ...

January 03, 2018 | Ted O'Neil | Local news


Storm could postpone home delivery of Bryan County News

Due to hazardous driving conditions caused by the storm and noted by local law enforcement, it is possible your Bryan County News print edition will ...

January 03, 2018 | Jeff Whitten Bryan County News | Local news


Carpenter sworn in as Richmond Hill mayor

Russ Carpenter acknowledged the past and embraced the future during his remarks at Tuesday's city council meeting after being sworn in as Richmond Hill ...

January 03, 2018 | Ted O'Neil | Local news


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