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Final deal to start dredging Savannah harbor close

...ambitious, but not impossible," Birdwell said.The Corps plans to start dredging offshore in the outer harbor off Tybee Island, then work upriver past downtown Savannah to the port's docks. Completion is expected sometime in 2018.Port officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-29/final-deal-start-dredging-sav
Georgia signs agreement to deepen Savannah harbor

...Most of that money will go to a three-year contract to deepen the outer harbor and dig a 7-mile extension near Tybee Island, as well as construction of machines that pump oxygenated water to help fish breathe.By the project's second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-08/georgia-signs-agreement-deepe
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-06/labor-day-holiday-signals-end
Ga. man arrested for pepper spray spat

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- A Tybee Island man who brought pepper spray to a water gun fight Friday found himself handcuffed and hauled off to the Chatham County jail. Police...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-22/ga-man-arrested-pepper-spray
Stranded casino ship frees itself, docks in Ga.

...Casino Cruise, was making its maiden voyage in the Savannah market Tuesday night when it ran aground in waters between Tybee Island and Hilton Head, S.C. Passengers were stuck on the boat overnight and most of the next day. They returned to shore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-17/stranded-casino-ship-frees-it
Adrift, women float from Ga. to SC

...South Carolina island.Twenty-seven-year-old Cayci Underwood and 21-year-old Summer Underwood set out from Tybee Island, Georgia, when they were caught by stormy weather and spent hours on the water Tuesday.They abandoned their paddleboard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-17/adrift-women-float-ga-sc
Mayor to fight nude Tybee Beach

TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. - The mayor of Tybee Island says more than 800 people who signed a petition calling for...of Georgia's largest public beach clothing-optional.Tybee Island Mayor Jason Buelterman says he's happy to talk with Williams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-10/mayor-fight-nude-tybee-beach
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...174-foot-long Escapade was still stranded about 1.8 miles off the north end of Tybee Island in the Calibogue Sound near Hilton Head, S.C., the Coast Guard said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-16/passengers-taken-shore-after-
Petition pushes Tybee Beach nudity

...an online petition to designate a quarter-mile of Tybee Island's beach as clothing optional.In the change.org...America."Buelterman said he's alerted the rest of Tybee Island City Council because any such decision would require...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-21/petition-pushes-tybee-beach-
Shark attack reported off Tybee Island

...SAVANNAH, Ga. -- A Sunday trip to Tybee Island turned into a Mother's Day that...While surfing on the south end of Tybee Island, Raeshelle Meadows and her 12-year-old...Skip Sasser, the chief of the Tybee Island Fire and Emergency Services, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-13/shark-attack-reported-tybee-