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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-28/group-raise-environmental-awa
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-02-23/one-solution-wor
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...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174319328
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...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174283802
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-01-12/upcoming-calenda
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
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