Appling thoroughfare to be closed for bridge replacement

...significant delays for more than a year as the bridge over Keg Creek is rebuilt.Washington Road will be closed to through...project includes replacing the 195-foot bridge over Keg Creek, widening the road to add a middle passing lane from...

Fishing tournaments

...pounds. All but one were released alive.Saturday Morning Open TeamBass TournamentAt Wildwood ParkLittle Boat RampOn Keg Creek sideNext: Big ramps are closed. Saturday, safe light until 4 p.m. Entry fee is $45,includes big fish. More information...

Fishing tournaments

...Big fish: Wilson, 5.31 pounds.Saturday Morning Open TeamBass TournamentAt Wildwood Park"Little Boat Ramp"On Keg Creek sideNext: Big ramps are closed. Saturday, safe light until 4 p.m. Entry fee $45 includes big fish. More information...

John Nelson

...the funeral home from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM. If so desired, memorials may be made to the Word of Life Church at Keg Creek, 6389 Washington Road, Appling, Georgia, 30802. Platt's Funeral Home, 337 North Belair Road, Evans, Georgia...

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

...several months the planned development of the new facility, to be named Thurmond Marina.During the closure, boaters can use nearby boat ramps at Cherokee Day Use Area in Lincoln County, and Keg Creek and Wildwood Park in Columbia County.

Teen hurt in Thurmond Lake accident still critical

...spokeswoman Jennifer Scott said Sunday.Thomas Marshall Jay was airlifted to the hospital Aug. 17 after the accident in the Keg Creek area.Capt. Mark Padgett, of the Geor gia Department of Natural Resources, said the teen, who was a passenger on...

DOT awards contracts for 2 projects

...Transportation Monday.Washington Road will get a passing lane between Leah and Pollards Corner and a new bridge over Keg Creek in Columbia County in a $9.9 million project. The department awarded the contract to E.R. Snell Contractor of Snellville...

Boating accident on Thurmond Lake hospitalizes 1

...Law Enforcement Divi sion, said the boat was pulling an inner tube occupied by the victim and another person in the Keg Creek area.When the other rider fell, the victim began to pull himself toward the boat using the tow rope, which had become...

Teen in critical condition after Thurmond Lake accident

...personal watercraft on Thurmond Lake on Saturday, officials said. Columbia County sheriff's deputies were called to the Keg Creek boat ramp about 3:30 p.m., Capt. Steve Morris said. The teen, whose name and sex have not been released, fell...

Water scooter victim still hospitalized

...Department of Natural Resources was called to investigate after Thomas Marshall Jay, 14, was injured in the water near Keg Creek about 3:30 p.m. Saturday.Capt. Mark Padgett said the teen was a passenger on one water scooter traveling with...