Georgia lets expire 15-year ban on using coastal aquifer to stash river water for droughts

...The underground aquifer that coastal Georgia relies on for its main source...above ground.What's made coastal Georgia particularly uneasy about underground...there's a higher risk."Coastal Georgia lawmakers were spurred into action...

Building Momentum

...levels of expertise.That's when the foundation became aware of Momentum. The GCN started the program in lower coastal Georgia in 2011, and watched participation grow to encompass more than 100 nonprofits.Momentum has been called a "boot...

FEMA: Augusta broke federal regulations in ice storm cleanup contracts

...contract for disaster debris removal, Richmond County had to "piggyback," a process discouraged by FEMA, on two coastal Georgia counties' contracts for hurricane cleanup with Ashbritt and Leidos when the storm hit.Though Moore's letter cites...

State's beachfront restaurant needs manager

...it to be open and serving diners. The College of Coastal Georgia was supposed to be operating the facility, Fins...until finally canceling the agreement, Garvey said. Coastal Georgia President Gregory Aloia attended the Jekyll Island...

Fugitive Ga. banker takes plea deal

...deceived and hurt the very people I was trying to help," Price's letter said. He was arrested on New Year's Eve in coastal Georgia when a deputy pulled him over on Interstate 95 because his truck's tinted windows were too dark. During questioning...

Regents seek to eliminate University System of Georgia's unpopular majors

...subject of stepped-up marketing or a faculty shift to try to bring them up. Seven schools, including the College of Coastal Georgia and South Georgia State College, have none on the list after already weeding them out.The remaining low-enrollment...

Sharpshooters may thin Ga. deer herd

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. - A coastal Georgia conservation and development authority is considering bringing in sharpshooters to address an overpopulation of white tailed deer...

Film crew member killed by train during Allman shoot

...singer in his later years and All-American Rejects vocalist Tyson Ritter as a young Allman, began this month in coastal Georgia. The film is based on Allman's 2012 memoir, My Cross to Bear, with production based at Meddin Studios in Sa vannah...

Teen has to pass up Kevin Streelman's offer on practice round

...that to go to the Masters."Stafford, who plays for the school golf team and has a scholarship to the Col lege of Coastal Georgia in Bruns wick, is now rooting for Streelman to win the Masters."That'd be awesome," Staf ford said.

Bill alters Georgia health boards

...bill introduced this week. The legislation follows recent trouble connected with one such community service board in Coastal Georgia. A September state report on Gateway Behavioral Health Services last year said its operation was riddled with financial...