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Diver finds mastodon jaw in area river

Diver finds mastodon jaw in area river

Shark-tooth diver Bill Eberlein experienced a first in his lifetime when he found a mastodon jaw embedded in the mud of a river bed.

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Updated: apr. 29, 2016 5:00 p.m.
Richmond Hill resident to showcase 1963 Studebaker Avanti in NC

Richmond Hill resident to showcase 1963 Studebaker Avanti in NC

Richmond Hill resident Art Thumwood, first place winner of the Avanti Fest in Jacksonville, Florida, will show his 1963 Studebaker Avanti at Pinehurst Concours d ...

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New principal appointed at McAllister Elementary School

New principal appointed at McAllister Elementary School

The Bryan County Board of Education at its meeting Thursday night appointed Bivins Miller as the next principal of McAllister Elementary School. Miller, currently the ...

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Primary election May 24; early voting starts Monday

Primary election May 24; early voting starts Monday

Bryan County voters will decide six local races in this year’s primary election, with all partisan races consisting of only Republican candidates.

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Ellabell man authors ‘Chicken Soup’ story

Ellabell man authors ‘Chicken Soup’ story

Sonny Cohrs and his wife, Brandy, like to joke that Porter, their chocolate Lab, “Found us, we didn’t find him.”

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Board of Ed candidates trade verbal jabs at forum

Board of Ed candidates trade verbal jabs at forum

A candidate forum Tuesday evening at Richmond Hill City Center was mostly cordial until the very end, when the three candidates for vice chairman of ...

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Campaign signs dot Bryan County landscape

Campaign signs dot Bryan County landscape

“Sign, sign, everywhere a sign.”

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Updated: apr. 27, 2016 9:03 a.m.
Bryan County Schools plans for decade of growth

Bryan County Schools plans for decade of growth

JEKYLL ISLAND — Using conservative estimates, the Bryan County school system expects to grow by 3,500 students over the next decade, but officials say they ...

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Retired educators award scholarship

Retired educators award scholarship

Oretha Hunter, a paraprofessional at Richmond Hill Primary School, was recently awarded a $500 scholarship by the Bryan-Evans Retired Educators Association. Hunter is a senior ...

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Local GOP avoids controversy

Local GOP avoids controversy

Republicans in the 1st Congressional District managed to avoid the controversy seen elsewhere in Georgia during nominating conventions last weekend.

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Pembroke group planning North Bryan charter school

Pembroke group planning North Bryan charter school

A group of parents, educators and business leaders in North Bryan is putting together plans for a public charter school it hopes that it will ...

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Board of Education holding weekend retreat

Board of Education holding weekend retreat

The Bryan County Board of Education and top administrators will spend Friday and part of Saturday on Jekyll Island to discuss what the next decade ...

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Missing Richmond Hill teen found

Missing Richmond Hill teen found

Richmond Hill police report that Enrique Vasquez, the 15-year-old missing since Monday afternoon is “unharmed and safe at home with his parents.”

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Richmond Hill receives water compliance award

Richmond Hill receives water compliance award

The city of Richmond Hill’s water system is top shelf, according to industry experts.

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Richmond Hill marching band ‘blossoms’ in DC

Richmond Hill marching band ‘blossoms’ in DC

The Richmond Hill High School marching band had wanted to display its talents on a national stage for quite some time. It got its wish ...

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WaterWays fishing tournament raises money to fight cancer

WaterWays fishing tournament raises money to fight cancer

Jacob Davis, 11, was one of dozens of children at the cancer fundraiser Saturday at WaterWays Township.

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Richmond Hill woman chosen as Sanders delegate

Richmond Hill woman chosen as Sanders delegate

Lisa Ring already knows what she will be doing the last week in July.

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Sen. Watson talks roads, religion at Chamber breakfast

Sen. Watson talks roads, religion at Chamber breakfast

State Sen. Ben Watson, R-Savannah, discussed transportation projects and religious liberty among other topics this morning at a breakfast sponsored by the Richmond Hill/Bryan ...

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Appointed county commissioner won’t run for seat

Appointed county commissioner won’t run for seat

Dallas Daniel, appointed Tuesday night as 4th District county commissioner, said he is not interested in running for the position but is looking forward to ...

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Search continues for new Richmond Hill library site

Search continues for new Richmond Hill library site

They don’t need a “Hundred Acre Wood,” but the search for a suitable location of a new Richmond Hill library continues.

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Delegates from covention will be pledged to Trump

Delegates from covention will be pledged to Trump

The 1st Congressional District Committee of the Georgia Republican Party will have its district convention from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at ...

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Richmond Hill woman celebrates 100th birthday

Richmond Hill woman celebrates 100th birthday

About 50 people gathered at the Suites at Station Exchange on Wednesday to celebrate resident Mary Vetter’s 100th birthday.

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Bryan County commissioners fill District 4 seat

Bryan County commissioners fill District 4 seat

After a contentious discussion Tuesday, the Bryan County Board of Commissioners voted 4-0 to fill the open District 4 seat left vacant after Carter Infinger ...

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Richmond Hill FD open house April 22

Richmond Hill FD open house April 22

The Richmond Hill Fire Department, 9964 Ford Ave., will host an open house from 1 to 5 p.m. on April 22 as part of ...

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Pembroke not quite ready to take possession of former BCES

Pembroke not quite ready to take possession of former BCES

The Pembroke City Council and its Downtown Development Authority are not quite ready to take possession of the former Bryan County Elementary School and its ...

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Bryan County Elections board: Singleton stays on ballot

Bryan County Elections board: Singleton stays on ballot

The Bryan County Board of Elections ruled 3-0 Monday that Audrey Singleton, a candidate for the Bryan County Board of Education vice chairman position, will ...

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