Friday Night Summer Fun Runs End With a Splash

ALS-ice-bucket-challenge-3Game Changers Take on the ALS "Ice Bucket Challenge"

Submitted by: Sandra Elliott


This past Friday night, Tim and Dave's Nursery and Georgia Game Changers Running Company hosted their final Summer Friday Night Fun Run at JF Gregory Park. The weather-perfect evening was filled with excitement not only because the crowd of runners has grown over the summer, but also because each runner had the opportunity to be a part of a chance to give back to others in need.


Lamar Smith Signature Homes Selects Candidate for Operation Hero House

Lt.-Hank-and-Maria-BradyCommunity-Wide Project Created to Honor Military Service Members

SAVANNAH, Ga.Lamar Smith Signature Homes, a leading builder of quality new homes in coastal Georgia, is pleased to announce 1st Lt. Hank Brady, 3rd Combined Arms Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division, has been selected to receive anOperation Hero House. This special community-wide project was created to honor the thousands of brave men and women military service members who willingly sacrificed their lives and the more than 30,000 wounded warriors left disabled due to combat actions during the War on Terror.


Celebrate National Dog Day with Bryan County Bark Park (Aug 26)

Georgie-GirlBark Park Announces Opening Date on National Dog Day

The Bryan County Bark Park announces a Yappy Hour celebration of National Dog Day at Fish Tales Restaurant on Tuesday, August 26th 2014 from 6-8pm when the opening date of our community’s own dog park will be announced.


Jarad Wade in Concert on August 30 in Savannah, GA

jarad-wadeAmerican Country Music Singer-Songwriter Jared Wade Returns to Savannah for Concert August 30

SAVANNAH, Ga. – Jared Wade, an American country music singer-songwriter originally from Pooler, Ga., is returning to Savannah to host a special concert on Saturday, August 30, 2014, at Saddle Bags located at 317 West River Street. Doors open at 7 p.m. Show starts at 10 p.m. Cost is $5.


4th Annual Fort McAllister Wounded Warrior Fishing Rodeo

Alan Daniels John Skipper Jim LeahyEvent Schedule, Tournament Rules & Captain's Commitment Agreement

Submitted by: Rhonda Gordon


Well it is just about that time again for the Fort McAllister Wounded Warrior Fishing Rodeo. We are proud to announce that the majority of our previous sponsors are on board again this year and tournament preparations are in the works out as we speak. I know that some of you have already committed to volunteering your time, money & boat and we thank you!!


The Suites at Station Exchange Celebrates National Seniors Citizen's Day

RichPhotoNational Senior Citizen's Day is Thursday, August 21

RICHMOND HILL, GA – August 14th 2014 the Suites at Station Exchange is inviting everybody to enjoy a train themed event and hear a special announcement to celebrate National Senior Citizen’s Day on Thursday August 21st from 5.30-7.00pm.


Lesley Francis PR Appointed by Asbury Memorial Theatre

lesly-francisPR Campaign to Promote the Quality and Range of Productions Offered by Asbury Memorial Theater

RICHMOND HILL, GA – August 14th 2014 Lesley Francis PR has been appointed to work with the Asbury Memorial United Methodist Church and Theatre to raise its profile in the greater Savannah area.  The focus of the PR campaign is to promote the quality and range of productions offered by the theatre company as well as the facilities at its corner of Henry/Waters location.


Savannah VOICE Festival in Richmond Hill

voice-richmondhill-gaSix Artists Performed at The Suites at Station Exchange in Richmond Hill, GA

Submitted by: Lesley Francis PR


Last Thursday August 7th, six artists from the Savannah VOICE Festival performed at the Suites at Station Exchange at 3205 TSX Grand Central in Richmond Hill. Residents of the senior living facility, staff and many people from our community stopped by to enjoy the music, cookies and punch – all free of charge.


Lisa Freeman Presents at Rotary Club of Richmond Hill

lisa-rotary-clubRemembering Captain Matthew Freeman on the 5th Anniversary

Submitted by: Lesley Francis


Photo of Lisa Freeman presenting at the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill on the fifth anniversary of the day that her son, Captain Matthew Freeman, gave his life for his country. She talked of hearing that news, the pens and paper campaign and then the new Matthew Bears campaign, quoting scripture Matthew 5:4 "Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted".


Fourth Annual Savannah's Fashion Night (Sept 4)

fashion-nightBen Carter Enterprises and Savannah Downtown Business Association Supports the Fourth Annual Savannah's Fashion Night in Collaboration with Art Rise Savannah

(SAVANNAH, GA) The City of Savannah will create a pedestrian-only shopping environment Thursday, September 4 from 6:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m., by closing down the core of Broughton Street, from Montgomery St. to Drayton St. Retailers from all over the city will join shop owners downtown to showcase the best the region has to offer in fashion, art and design.


Richmond Hill High School Open House 2014-2015

back-to-school-richmond-hill-gaStudents of RHHS Prepare for a Successful Year

Submitted by: Sarah Beth Mullins


With a school of nearly 2,000 kids, Richmond Hill High School’s Open House was a crowded one.  Receiving schedules, changing classes, and finding the rooms across the two different campuses have proven difficult for many students.  As opposed to how students received schedules in the past, which was by going to their advisement teacher and receiving them, the students were all directed to the east gym to receive their schedules from there. Proving a bit more tedious for receiving your schedule, but more organized the new method was a big change in the open house system.


Signing by Local Author, David Willis (Aug 16)

in-shadows-bookRichmond Hill Library to Host Book Signing for Willis' Self-Published Second Novel, "In Shadows"

In conjunction with the August book room sale, the Richmond Hill Library and the Friends of the Richmond Hill Library will host a book signing by local author and chocolatier David Willis on Saturday, August 16, from 12-3.  Willis, writing under the name D. R. Willis, will sign copies of his recent self-published second novel, “In Shadows”.


Welcome Back Richmond Hill Students!

backtoschool-rhgaliveBack to School 2014-2015

We are delighted to hear that everyone had a wonderful first day back to school! Thank you to all of the parents who shared their children's first day pictures with us. We love seeing their smiling faces!


The Savannah Voice Festival Comes to Richmond Hill

Jessica-BestA Taste of the Second Annual VOICE Festival

RICHMOND HILL, GA – August 4th 2014 the Savannah VOICE Festival will be performing at the Suites at Station Exchange at 3205 TSX Grand Central in Richmond Hill at 2pm this Thursday August 7th.  This musical event is being opened up for everyone in our community to enjoy and experience a taste of the second annual VOICE Festival – all free of charge.


Back to School Event at Plantation Apartments in Richmond Hill

school-event-unityNeighborhood Activity for Providing School Supplies to the Children of Plantation Apartments

Submitted by: Craig and Sharon Butts


The young people at the Plantation Apartments celebrated going back to school with a Saturday afternoon event.  Unity in the Community partnered with the management and residents to make sure the children enjoyed their last weekend before classes began. While they played games, enjoyed the bouncy house, food and drinks, they were also able to show off their musical talents in a talent show sponsored by IM Entertainment. Parents were given the opportunity to register to vote.


Bryan County 2014-2015 School Year Convocation

craverrocks1,000 Employees Gathered for a Back-to-School Celebration

Approximately 1,000 Bryan County School System employees gathered together on Friday, August 1, 2014 to celebrate the start of another wonderful school year. This year’s convocation took place at the Richmond Hill Middle School Gymnasium. Each school prepared a skit and designed t-shirts to be judged at the event.


5th Annual Thornwell Fundraising Party

thornwell-5th-partyRaising Hope for the Thornwell Home for Children

On Saturday July 26, 2014, guests joined at the Belle Island Clubhouse in Richmond Hill, Georgia to eat, drink and be giving. This was the fifth year that the Thornwell Home for Children has hosted their annual fundraising party.


Cari Delatorre is Named New Principal of Bryan County High School

cari-delatorreBryan County School District Welcomes New Principal to Bryan County High School

Submitted by: Jennifer McIrvin


The Bryan County School District has named a new Principal of Bryan County High School.  Cari Delatorre has already begun her transition into the new role welcoming teachers and staff back this week.


National Night Out 2014

nno-richmond-hillRichmond Hill Police Department's National Night Out

The sixth annual Richmond Hill National Night Out, hosted by the Richmond Hill Police Department was a huge success this year. The event, held at J.F. Gregory Park on July 31, 2014 was a way for the RHPD to provide entertainment for the community by bringing local businesses and organizations together to sponsor friendly and fun activities.


8th Annual Coastal Cheer Camp

rhhs-cheer-campRHHS Cheerleader Booster Club Hosted Summer Cheerleading Sports Camp

Submitted by: Mackenzie Frei


Richmond Hill High School Cheerleader Booster Club hosted its 8th Annual Coastal Cheer Camp on the week of July 21st through July 25th. Children from Pre-K to 8th grade enjoyed learning cheer skills and routines. Varsity Football and Cheer Competition Coach, Brittnee Coffman, led and supervised the high school football cheerleaders, instructing 115 children throughout the week. They ended the week with a show for the parents on Friday.






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