Chris Kirk returns to McGladrey as defending champ

...a working vacation. As the third event of the PGA Tour season, it is located in the idyllic Golden Isles off the Georgia coast. There is clearly a Georgia feel to this event, from tournament host Davis Love III to a host of Sea Island neighbors...

Labor Day holiday signals end to sluggish sea turtle nesting season

...numbers won't be ready until October, but a preliminary count shows 1,191 nests were counted along the 100-mile Georgia coast from May through August. That's the slowest nesting season since 2009, and barely more than half of last year's...

Company plans entertainment resort near Ga. coast

KINGSLAND, Ga. - The Kingsland City Council recently approved an agreement that could lead to the groundbreaking of a $350 million, 495-acre amusement resort on Interstate 95 in the spring of 2015.

Georgia investment adviser sentenced to 30 years in prison

...its assets and reserves. The bank closed several weeks later.Price was captured alive in a traffic stop near the Georgia coast in December 2013 and months later pleaded guilty to three federal fraud counts, saying he lied to clients and gave...

Across Georgia

...Investigation is assisting with the case.Turtle bit by shark receives assistanceSAVANNAH, GA. - Veteri narians on the Georgia coast treated a 190-pound sea turtle found on an island beach suffering from a shark bite.The injured loggerhead sea...

GOP Senate candidates debate port, flood insurance

...months remaining until the May 20 primary. And some of their sharpest disagreements dealt with issues critical to the Georgia coast.Each vowed support for the $652 million deepening of the shipping channel to the busy Port of Savannah, and accused...

Sunday bar ban in Savannah waived for St. Patrick's Day

...has been celebrating St. Patrick's Day since 1824, a time when thousands of Irish immigrants were flocking to the Georgia coast. Despite the holiday's religious roots as a celebration of the priest who introduced Christianity to Ireland...

Bill Kirby: First signs of summer are lighting up the night

...often voted with my feet. TRAVEL MISTAKE: Drugs affect good judgment. Proving my point, our sister paper on the Georgia coast reported Thursday that a woman pulled off the road to see why police had stopped her friend.(Bad move.)A drug-sniffing...

Passengers taken to shore after 12 hours on stalled casino boat off Georgia coast

TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. - After more than 12 hours, passengers stranded on a casino boat that ran aground off Georgia's coast were ferried to shore Wednesday aboard two Coast Guard cutters.

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

...over 100,000 square miles beneath all of Florida plus coastal portions of Alabama, Georgia and South Carolina, the Georgia coast sits over a portion known to be a sweet spot for particularly pure water."Our water quality is extremely high...