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Small Business Assistance Corporation to Offer Zero-Interest Express Loan Post-Irma

Submitted by: Abshire PR The Small Business Assistance Corporation (SBAC), a Community Development Financial Institution, recently announced it has up to $5,000 of financing available to businesses needing temporary capital to restore normal operations. Eligible uses include equipment repair and/or replacement, inventory replacement, bridge loan to insurance claim payment, and short term operating capital. The [...]

Local Photographer to Give Back to the Community with Halloween Themed Sessions

Submitted by: Lesley Francis PR International award-winning photographer Megan Myrick announces a Limited-Edition Halloween Sessions event at her Richmond Hill studio. This fun-filled afternoon gives families a special opportunity to preserve memories of their little ones in their Halloween costumes. These sessions are scheduled for 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14 at Megan [...]

Richmond Hill Montessori Preschool to Welcome Congressman Buddy Carter for Georgia Pre-K Week on October 6, 2017

Congressman Buddy Carter will visit Richmond Hill Montessori Preschool on October 6, 2017 to celebrate the 25th birthday of Georgia’s Pre-K program as part of Georgia Pre-K Week 2017. The event, which runs October 2-6, is organized each year by Voices for Georgia’s Children, a policy and advocacy non-profit organization, and supported by more than [...]

Tour de Ford Ten Mile Race Set for Saturday

Submitted by: Abshire PR  Although Hurricane Irma left her mark on the local Coastal Georgia area, including The Ford Plantation, the 2nd Annual Tour de Ford is set to begin at 8 am Saturday, September 23rd. Runners this year will be treated to some wonderful surprises this year along the course.   The award-winning Richmond Hill [...]

Celebrate Howl-O-Ween with Your Dog and the Bryan County Bark Park

Submitted by: Lesley Francis PR     The Bryan County Bark Park announces its fifth annual "Howl-o-Ween" BYOD (Bring Your Own Dog) ghoulish outdoor event at Fish Tales Restaurant. Dress your canine in his or her Halloween best to compete in the costume contest beginning at 6 p.m. Thursday, October 26, 2017. This event helps raise [...]


Submitted by: Lesley Francis PR Historic Savannah Foundation (HSF) announces the appointment of Lesley Francis Public Relations (LFPR) as marketing partners. Lesley Francis and her team are working closely with Historic Savannah Foundation and will be responsible for media relations, social media, event planning, copy writing and other strategic marketing initiatives. Historic Savannah Foundation saves [...]


Submitted by: Lesley Francis PR The Savannah Philharmonic, along with the City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs, will present the annual Picnic in the Park, a night of fantastic music and free family fun in historic Forsyth Park. The event, slated for 3:30-9:00 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 8, will commemorate Hollywood’s contributions to popular music [...]

Ogeechee Riverkeeper Announces September Paddle Trip Route and Details

Submitted by: Lesley Francis PR Ogeechee Riverkeeper is slated to hold its September paddle trip Saturday, Sept. 23. The 7-mile journey from Wadley to Coleman Like will begin at 9 a.m. five miles east of Wadley, in Jefferson County. Paddlers will enjoy a trek through the upper Ogeechee, adventuring through some narrow twists to end [...]

Richmond Hill Friends of the Library Book Sale

It’s that time again—the Richmond Hill Friends of the Library will hold its bi-monthly book sale on Saturday, September 9 from 10-2 in the library.  This one promises to be the best ever. According to Gloria Shearin who coordinates the book sales, FOL has more books to offer than at any of its previous sales. [...]