Johnny Amerson

...Heather Mutispaugh. Johnny is survived by his fiancee, Pat Corley; two daughters, Tammie (Jonathan) Harvell of Tybee Island, GA and Dawn (Chad) Young of Augusta, GA; brother, Freddie (Brenda) Amerson and sisters, Catheryn (Bob) Turnbull...

Missing Louisville man's body found in Emanuel County

...the U.S. Navy and was home on leave to visit family."On Saturday morning, Good left Louisville on the way to Tybee Island with friends, but got out of the vehicle shortly after entering Emanuel County and began walking," according to an...

Dredging of Savannah harbor won't start until December

...hired Illinois-based Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company to handle deepening the 18-mile outer harbor starting off Tybee Island and extending into the ocean. That's roughly half the length of the overall project.Lt. Gen. Thomas Bostick...

Look no farther than Georgia writers for summer reading

...shotgun." Look out for this gem in mid-July.? A boat trip on the Savannah River from Augusta to the lighthouse on Tybee Island, Ga., might seem like a lazy, late-summer repast, but not in the hands of author Eric Morris. His debut novel...

Tybee Island scraps plan to track license plates

TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. - Tybee Island officials agreed unanimously Monday to retreat from plans to install...Council was scheduled Dec. 12 to consider guidelines for letting Tybee Island's small police force use the license plate scanners.In many...

Ethel Wylie

...Masters Golf Tournament yearly since 1948. She and Dr. Wylie loved to travel and enjoyed many trips to Edisto Beach and Tybee Island. Mrs. Wylie loved University of Georgia football and was an avid Bulldog fan. Family members include son: Dr. William...

Tybee Island road plan draws mixed response

TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. - Supporters of development on Tybee Island love the idea. Residents who support...four-lane connection between Savannah and Tybee Island. The latest link, stretching east to...

Martinez man drowns off Tybee Island

TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. -- A man who drowned Tuesday at a Tybee Island beach has been identified as Worley Pierson, of Martinez.Pierson was 59, said Tybee Island Police Chief Bob Bryson. He had no known...

Missing cat mystery on Tybee Island

TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. -- Police are investigating the mysterious disappearance of cats on Tybee Island, including five that were found dead.WTOC-TV reports at least 20...

Search called off for missing swimmer off of Tybee Island

TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. -- Rescue workers called off a 13-hour search Friday for a South Carolina man believed to have drowned off Tybee Island. Kent Sandefur, 36, was swimming in the ocean on the north side of...