NC woman, 77, dies in Okefenokee Swamp

...woman killed Saturday in a boating accident in the Okefenokee Swamp is under investigation by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.Ruby Kelly Causey, 77, of Efland, N.C., died after she and her husband, David Gerald Causey, 73...

Man falls off Georgia waterfall

...Authorities say a hiker was injured after falling off a waterfall in the north Georgia mountains.Georgia Department of Natural Resources spokesman Mark McKinnon said the man was near the top of Raven Cliff Falls in White County on Sunday when...

Fishing tournaments

...Phoenix, USA Discounters, Washington Road Tire and Auto, Fort Gordon Natural Resources Branch and Georgia Department of Natural Resources.Saturday Morning Open TeamBass TournamentAt Wildwood ParkTony Postell reportingNext: TBA (Mr. Clark Hill...

SC turkey harvest down 15 percent

...That made this year's harvest 36 percent lower than the record harvest of 2002, according to the S.C. Department of Natural Resources.It doesn't appear to be hunters' fault. This year's smaller harvest is probably tied to lower reproduction...

Alligator had unusual taste

...of Augusta, hogs are not typical fare for the continent's largest reptile, said Greg Waters, Georgia Department of Natural Resource's alligator program manager.But that doesn't mean a hungry gator won't choke down feral pork if an...

Civil War artifacts on display in Millen

...artifacts from a former prison are set to go on display at Magnolia Springs State Park near Millen. The Georgia Department of Natural Resources says a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Magnolia Springs History Center is set for today. The agency says...

Georgia state rangers urge safe use of tree stands during deer season

...in the two counties nearly resulted in paralysis and death, according to annual reports from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.On Oct. 26, 2012, a hunter in Burke County suffered a collapsed lung and injured his vertebrae and right...

Agreement that will trigger major changes along the Savannah River to be signed on Wednesday

...and down cumulatively 36 percent from the record harvest established in 2002," said Charles Ruth, S.C. Department of Natural Resources Deer and Turkey Program coordinator.The decrease, he said, is likely because of decreased reproduction...

J. M. Pendarvis Jr.

EDISTO ISLAND, S.C. - J.M. Butch Pendarvis, Jr., age 75, of Edisto Island, SC, passed away in his sleep on Thursday, October 9, 2014, at the Trinity Mission Health & Rehab of Edgefield in Edgefield, SC. Relatives and friends are invited to attend

South Georgia's Berrien County is popular for big bass

...bluegills, redear sunfish (shellcrackers), channel catfish, crappies and brown bullheads.The Georgia Department of Natural Resources will reopen the 28-acre Horseshoe 5 lake at sunrise Oct. 1. The lake was closed during the summer of 2012...