Retiree named 2013 volunteer of year
The Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus recently named Enoch Prowe as its volunteer of the year.
Attorney says client is innocent
The defense attorney representing McIntosh County Schools Superintendent Tina Kirby said Thursday that the allegations Kirby did not report suspected sexual abuse of two students by a teacher at McIntosh County Academy are not true.
3 school admins charged in relation to child molestation case
A McIntosh County high school principal was arrested Wednesday morning and two county school administrators are facing charges in relation to a child molestation case.
Georgia Virtual History Project digitizes and mobilizes state's past
Tourists exit from Interstate 95, their vehicle heading south from Savannah, perhaps destined for the Golden Isles of St. Simon's and Jeykll.
Fleet blessing is festival centerpiece
Shrimpers in Darien, Ga., hope this year's season will be as successful as the port's 46th annual blessing of the fleet was this past weekend.
Darien Blessing of the Fleet
The Annual Blessing of the Fleet happened on Sunday, in Darien Georgia. The event was just named one of the top events in the U.S.A. by "Top Events U.S.A." The Darien-McIntosh County Chamber of Commerce celebrates the biggest industry for the area; shrimping with the three-day, fun filled event, which consists of an art show, various foods, arts ... (more)
Darien to hold annual Blessing of the Fleet Festival
Darien's Blessing of the Fleet is a festival that the Darien-McIntosh County Chamber of Commerce hosts annually to celebrate its shrimping industry.
Chase ends in crash in Darien
The Georgia State Patrol in Hinesville has confirmed that a high-speed chase occurred and ended Friday afternoon in Darien.
Georgia Virtual History Project explores Sapelo's diverse histories
The Georgia Virtual History Project and the University of Georgia Jane and Harry Willson Center for Humanities and Arts will present Seen/Unseen: Sapelo, a public reception featuring a preview of the GVHP's multimedia project on McIntosh County, April 16 at 7:30 p.m. at Cine, 234 W. Hancock Ave. Nestled between the tourism juggernauts of Savannah ... (more)
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Freeze watch issued for Lowcountry coastal areas
The National Weather Service has issued a freeze watch for Tuesday night for Lowcountry coastal areas, with strong winds expected to make temperatures feel like they're in the 20s.