National Model Aviation Day

model-airplane-dayTri-County RC Flyers to Host Fundraiser in Support of Wounded Warrior Project

When: Saturday, August 16 at 9:00am - 3:00pm
Where: SSG Anthony Davis Memorial Model Airfield Savannah, Georgia 31408



The Dolphin Project Celebrates 25th Anniversary

the-dolphin-projectWorking Together to Help Protect Our Wild Dolphins

On Saturday, July 19th, The Dolphin Project celebrated their 25th Anniversary at J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill, GA. The celebration began at 6:00pm and included a Bottlenose Boutique, silent auction, live music, dinner and dessert, and lots of socializing. The silent auction was held to help raise funds for research and education.


McDonald’s of Savannah Gives Away Brand New Ford Fiesta

mcdonals-groupContests and Raffles Recognize McDonald’s Managers for their Service,Performance Results

Savannah, Ga. (July 23, 2014) – On Wednesday morning, July 23rd, 53 McDonald’s restaurant managers from all across the Low Country and Coastal Empire vied for the opportunity to win a brand new Ford Fiesta and other cash prizes as a reward for their accomplishments during the past nine months. This is the third car giveaway for the Savannah McDonald’s Co-­‐Op in the past 20 months.


Maggie Baston in Discovery Girls Magazine

Maggie-BatsonLocal Girl of Richmond Hill is Chosen for Discovery Girls Magazine 2015

Maggie Batson of Richmond Hill, GA has been chosen to be one of the thirty-six girls featured in Discovery Girl magazine for 2015. She is the only girl chosen from Georgia. The leadership summit that she will be attending this summer in California pulls young ladies from all over the country who have demonstrated enthusiasm, personality and are worthy of being role models. The girls will contribute to the magazine, participate in photo shoots, and have profiles featured in the magazine. The magazine has a circulation of over 200,000 with a total readership of one million.


Lesley Francis PR Appointed by American Traditions Competition

american-tradition-logoLesley Francis PR is Working to Raise ATC's Profile in its 22nd Year

RICHMOND HILL, GA – July 23rd, 2014 Lesley Francis PR has been appointed to work with the American Traditions Competition (ATC) to raise its profile in its 22nd year. February 23-27 2015 will see the best of classic American music performed by 28 individual vocalists at the ATC as they compete for the Courtney Knight Gaines Foundation Gold Medal Award worth $12,000, representing over 25% of the total prize fund of $40,000.


Presenters Needed for Coffee & Conversation/Lunch & Learn

RHBC Chamber logoRHBC Chamber Coffee & Conversation/Lunch & Learns

Once a month, the RHBC Chamber will host Coffee & Conversations and/or Lunch & Learns and the purpose of these events is to inform, educate and update the local business community on a wide-variety of subject matter. 


Heading Off to School? Remember - Fire is Deadly!

fire-station-bryan-countyBack to School Fire Safety Tips from Bryan County Emergency Services


Each year college and university students, on- and off-campus, experience hundreds of fire-related emergencies nationwide. There are several specific causes for fires on college campuses, including cooking, intentionally set fires, overloaded power strips and open flame. Overall, most college-related fires are due to a general carelessness.


Savannah Voice Festival Unveils Don Diovanni in Savannah

Giovanni--GirlsFestival Opera ‘Don Giovanni’ to be Staged at Historic Christ Church

SAVANNAH, GA – July 22nd 2014 - The long awaited Festival Opera ‘Don Giovanni’ will be staged at historic Christ Church during the early part of the second annual Savannah VOICE Festival which takes place from August 1st – 17th this year.


July Business After Hours at Holiday Inn Express

business-after-hours-2014Chamber Members Joined for Monthly Networking Event

The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce hosted their latest Business After Hours on Thursday, July 17th at the Holiday Inn Express on Hwy 17 in Richmond Hill, GA.


Unity in the Community Gives Thanks to Love's Seafood & Steaks

loves-seafood-helps-the-communityRenee Deal Accepts T-Shirt in Commemorative for Support of Unity in the Park Festival 

On Wednesday, July 16, 2014, Craig and Sharon Butts presented a t-shirt to Renee Deal of Love's Seafood and Steaks in commemorative with Unity in the Park Festival. Without hesitation, Renee was one of the first businesses to sponsor the 2nd Annual Unity in the Park Festival this year.


Richmond Hill Swim Team Meets High Score at City Meet

swimclub-rhSwimming Has Taken Over the Hill!

Submitted by: Erin Cowan


The Richmond Hill Swim Team competed this past weekend on Saturday July, 12th at the Savannah Coastal Swim League City Meet in Savannah. There were 8 local teams at the swim meet.  We are very proud of our Richmond Hill swimmers.  We had 8 in the Top 8 of the city and 4 in the Top 3 of the city.  This is a huge accomplishment!


Linda Vaccaro Speaks on Importance of CPR/AED at Rotary Meeting

Linda-VaccaroRotary Club of Richmond Hill Welcomed Guest Speaker, Linda Vaccaro

At the first weekly meeting of the new Rotary year, Linda Vaccaro presented on the importance of CPR/AED training to Richmond Hill Rotary Club members at the Richmond Hill City Center.  She was welcomed by new President, Lesley Francis, and hosted by member Brianne Yontz, Executive Director of the Richmond Hill Chamber of Commerce.


Iconic Couple in Recital at Savannah Voice Festival

Cano-HeadshotIonic Venues and Canos in Recital

SAVANNAH, GA – July 8, 2014 The Savannah VOICE Festival promises to deliver chills down the spine during the heat of Summer as the Festival presents a recital which was first performed last Halloween at New York’s famous Carnegie Hall.


Richmond Hill YMCA Expansion Kick-Off

ymca-expansion-kicks-offSupporting Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility in our Community

The Richmond Hill YMCA, a branch of the YMCA of Coastal Georgia launched the expansion campaign Thursday, July 10th. This campaign will raise funds to expand its current facility and provide resources that support youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The official kickoff took place during the evening at the Richmond Hill Y located at 154 Thunderbird Drive in Richmond Hill.


Armstrong State University to Waive All Fees For Active Duty Military

Armstrong-AASU-logoArmstrong's Commitment to the Military Community

SAVANNAH, Ga. (July 15, 2014) – Armstrong State University will waive all mandatory student fees for active duty military starting in the fall semester of 2014. The implementation of this fee waiver demonstrates Armstrong’s commitment to the military community and to active duty soldiers the university works diligently to serve.


Friday Night Fun Runs Continue


Free Friday Night Fun Runs at J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill

FREE Friday Night Fun Runs at JF Gregory Park in Richmond Hill will continue and on Friday, June 18th at 6:30 pm, a representative from Merrell Shoes, will have a demo bag full of shoes, so that participants can run or walk the 3 mile course at JF Gregory with a select model from Merrell.


Richmond Hill CCA Sunset Party & Low Country Boil

CCAWorking Locally to Protect and Maintain our Coastal Waters

Submitted by: Allison McCallum


A little rain never hurt anyone, and it certainly didn't stop the Coastal Conservative Association from hosting a great event. On July 10th, the CCA hosted a Sunset Party and Low Country Boil at Marker 107 to raise money for the local chapter's cause, as well as welcoming new members to the chapter.


Summer Youth Gospel Concert and Talent Show (July 26)

calling-all-youthCalling all Youth!

Restoration Worship Center will be hosting its 4th Annual Summer Youth Gospel Concert and Talent Show on Saturday, July 26, 2014.   This event takes place from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm in the JF Gregory Park outdoor amphi-theater in Richmond Hill, GA. The hi-lite of the evening will be gospel recording artist McKinley Sartin and Juda’s People.


Richmond Hill Receives Favorable ISO Rating of Four for Fire-Protection Services

RichmondHillFireStationExcellence in Fire-Protection Services for the City of Richmond Hill

Richmond Hill, Ga. - Richmond Hill, Ga., a flourishing coastal town located just south of Savannah, recently received an Insurance Services Office (ISO) rating of four for its excellence in fire-protection services for the city.


Patriotic Yappy Hour Announced at Fish Tales (July 23)

Independence-Day-Dog-3Fancy Dress Competition and Doggie Smoothies 

The Bryan County Bark Park announces a patriotic themed JulyBYOD (Bring Your Own Dog) Yappy Hour and fancy dress competition for Wednesday, July 23rd 2014.






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