By the Book: History professor pens book on slavery

...Eric Morris. A group of buddies leave a downtown dock in a 17-foot aluminum row boat and head to the lighthouse at Tybee Island. During their journey they encounter nasty weather, ornery folk and 200 miles of bad luck. Augusta readers will...

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...

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...

Group to raise environmental awareness with journey down Savannah River

...about 138 miles of lake paddling, navigating lakes Hartwell, Russell and Thurmond. From Augusta until they finish at Tybee Island on April 11, they will have the benefit of smooth water and a current to help them along.Brooksher estimates that...

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...

Rants & Raves

...60-PLUS-YEAR-OLD woman, I never dreamed I would be running away from cops, but two squad cars and an ATV came after me for having a Golden on the beach. If you want to witness excessive law enforcement, visit occupied Tybee Island.

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...

James McNair Sr.

...where he served as Treasurer for over 20 years. He loved his church family and spending time in the mountains and on Tybee Island. Mr. Jimmy never met a stranger and his philosophy was "Some folks got it, some ain't". He had it. Survivors...

Labor Day holiday signals end to sluggish sea turtle nesting season

...down from 165 a year ago.On Tybee Island, Georgia's most densely populated...compared to 21 a year ago.At the Tybee Island Marine Science Center, which coordinates...wasn't long ago, in 2009, that Tybee Island reported just three loggerhead...