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

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. - The underground aquifer that coastal Georgia relies on for...said last week during a legislative study committee hearing on the issue at Jekyll Island. "But I have to say, we can't hold up technology."The EPA says...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-09/georgia-lets-expire-15-year-b
Ramblin' Rhodes: New Wiseman CD is diary of country classics

...bluegrass music festival in Beech Island.I have seen this marvelous, funny, nice guy perform in Nashville; Columbus, Ohio; Jekyll Island, Ga.; Lavonia, Ga.; Dahlonega, Ga.; Myrtle Beach, S.C.; Mount Pilot, N.C.; and many other places...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-03/ramblin-rhodes-new-wi
2014 Arts Preview: Theater

...OPERA HOUSE: (803) 276-6264, newberryoperahouse.comOct. 30: Ann Landers: Lady with All of The AnswersNov. 19: Jekyll and HydeDec. 7: Christmas with the KingJan. 30: Buddy ? The Buddy Holly StoryFeb. 28: James GregoryMarch 15: 7 Brides...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-04/2014-arts-preview-the
State's beachfront restaurant needs manager

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. -- There's a beachfront...carry out the agreement. Last week, the Jekyll Island State Park Authority sent out a request...operate the restaurant just north of the Jekyll Island Convention Center and Great Dunes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-23/states-beachfront-restaura
Jekyll Island eyes big change to conservation law

...room is left for future development on Jekyll Island, the state park's governing...change in the law being pursued by the Jekyll Island Authority has merit. The authority...fixed acreage that total construction on Jekyll Island can't exceed."Going by the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-22/jekyll-island-eyes-big-change
Jekyll oversight chair supports change in park law

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. - A major change to the state law that has limited development on Jekyll Island for 42 years should win approval...state senator in charge of oversight for Jekyll Island said Thursday.Since 1971, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-17/jekyll-oversight-chair-suppor
Lawmakers weigh big change for Jekyll Island

...development of hotels and attractions on Jekyll Island has long been governed by a seemingly...groups and the state authority that manages Jekyll Island want to do away with using a percentage...compromise was hatched last year as the Jekyll Island Authority and environmentalists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-19/lawmakers-weigh-big-change-je
$6 million changes planned for historic Partridge Inn in Augusta

...his career, including projects for Hilton, Marriott and InterContinental Hotels Group. His Holiday Inn Resort will open on Jekyll Island later this year.NorthPointe Hospitality, which manages accounting, food and beverage, staffing and other operations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-19/6-million-c
Across Georgia

...dock, where state Department of Natural Resources staffers met them to take the turtle to the Georgia Sea Turtle Center on Jekyll Island.Officials say the shark bite didn't penetrate the turtle's body cavity and that it's shown promising signs of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-16/across-georgia
Kirby: "Scenic" sign along expressway is still wrong

...with postmasters in both states, and they came through.(Thank you, Abbey.)Paul and Cherry Perdue were bike riding on Jekyll Island. Shirley Meyers, of Hephzibah, was in Rockwood, PA., to celebrate a 60th high school reunion.Penny and Chuck...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-14/kirby-scenic-sign-along-expre