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Community announcements for May 12
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The Bryan County Board of Commissioners will hold a special called meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the County Administrative Complex in Richmond Hill. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss health care for Bryan County employees.

Council meeting
The Pembroke City Council will hold its regular meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at City Hall. For more information, call 653-4417.

Honor Flight
Honor Flight Savannah is a nonprofit organization dedicated to sending area World War II and Korean War veterans to Washington, D.C., to visit their war memorials. All expenses for the veterans are paid by Honor Flight Savannah, which depends on donations from the community and is not a government-supported program. To donate to Honor Flight or apply for travel to Washington, visit

Range closure
The Wildlife Management Area shooting range in Richmond Hill will close temporarily Monday for safety reasons due to nearby timber management. Current plans are to re-open the 100-yard range by June 15. For information, visit

Library meeting
The Bryan County Library Board will meet at 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Richmond Hill Public Library. The meeting is open to the public.

Thirty-One benefit
Bryan County Family Connection will benefit from a Thirty-One Gifts open house Thursday. Stop by the J. Dixie Harn Community Center in Pembroke from 4-8 p.m. to see the 2012 summer catalog and other items on sale with 20 percent of the proceeds going to BCFC. Refreshments, door prizes and more will also be available. For more information, call Wendy Sims at 653-3824.

Asperger support
Richmond Hill Asperger Support Group will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Richmond Hill Public Library. For more information, please contact:

Library closed
The Bryan County Public Libraries in Richmond Hill and Pembroke will be closed Monday, May 28, in honor of Memorial Day.

Pray for rain
Pembroke Christian Church will host a weekly prayer/praise for rain service at 7 p.m. every Monday. Everyone is invited. This service is sponsored by the North Bryan County Ministerial Association.

Legion meeting
American Legion Post 164 meets at 8 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the post home on Highway 280 about a half mile west of Harvey’s Grocery store. All veterans are invited to attend.

Volunteers needed
The Bryan County Senior Centers are in need of volunteers to deliver meals to homebound clients from 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Friday in the Richmond Hill and Pembroke areas. For more information, contact Brenda Garrett at 756-2783 in the Richmond Hill area or Kathy Sauls at 653-4480 in the Pembroke area.

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