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.

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...

One solution works best with stray cats - and it's not trapping and killing

...Rockdale and Dawson counties; and in the cities of Athens, Madison, Vinings, Marietta, Pooler, Columbus, Macon, Tybee Island and Savannah. TNR programs also are in place in Charleston, Greer, Spartanburg and Myrtle Beach in South Carolina...

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...

Thomas Harber Jr.

...married to Emily Hester Harber and retired with her to Tybee Island where he was a member of the Trinity Chapel UMC and a volunteer with the Tybee Island Lighthouse. He is survived by children, Katherine...

Upcoming calendar

...FIELD TRIP TO SAVANNAH NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE AND TYBEE ISLAND: 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, meet at Savannah National...Hardeeville, S.C.; birding Savannah NWR and the beach at Tybee Island North Beach; all day trip, eating lunch at a local...

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...

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...

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...