Tue Aug 26, 2014
The Florida Times-Union
The Valdosta Donor Center, 2517-A Bemiss Road, is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays through Wednesdays, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
EPD director speaks out on buffers
The state's top environmental regulator on Friday defended his decision not to require buffers along much of the coastal marsh, even after an appellate court gave him legal justification for that protection.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Not just another tool in the toolbox
A recent public meeting held on the topic of aquifer storage and recovery conspicuously neglected other relevant water-management problems and opportunities.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Four Georgia hotels in running for national historic hotel awards
Four Georgia hotels are in the running for Historic Hotels of America's 2014 Awards of Excellence.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Norwalk Citizen News
Brunswick area reporting record tourism year
The Brunswick News reports the Golden Isles Convention and Visitors Bureau , during its fiscal year that ended June 30, for the first time saw lodging tax revenues exceed $5 million.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Ga. vets treating sea turtle bitten by shark
Veterinarians on the Georgia coast are treated a 190-pound sea turtle found on an island beach suffering from a shark bite.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Tilt: Aquarium adds weights to level out swimming of injured turtle
Since being hit by a boat propeller six years ago, Charlotte the green sea turtle has been forced to adopt a head-down swimming style.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
Mystic Aquarium sea turtle has custom-made weights made to improve balance
In 2008, Charlotte was struck by a boat propeller, causing partial paralysis of her lower digestive tract and hand flippers.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
David Kyler: Proposed aquifer storage plan too risky for Georgia
A recent public meeting held on the topic of Aquifer Storage and Recovery conspicuously neglected other relevant water-management problems and opportunities.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Jekyll Island getting two new restaurants
Construction workers renovate the old Oceanside Inn and Suites on Jekyll Island to turn it into a Holiday Inn Resort.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Big Picture
Our Self-Inflicted Economic Wounds
In sports, all great competitors know that they have a choice, even when confronted with daunting, insurmountable odds.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Local ag teachers attend summer leadership event
Meredith Arrington, Hannah King and Roger Teeple, agricultural educators at Effingham County High School, and Trey Harris, agricultural educator at Effingham County Middle School, were among the 405 teachers from across the state who attended the annual Georgia Vocational Agricultural Teachers Association Summer Leadership Conference in July on ... (more)
State of Georgia
A dog sits on the beach under a yellow umbrella.
As summer starts winding down, keep in mind that Georgia beaches pose a great way to escape the continuous Georgia heat without breaking the bank on travel expenses.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Aquifer injection gets another look after ban ends
The aquifers that supply most of coastal Georgia's drinking water lost what many considered a valuable protection on July 1. That's when the moratorium expired on a process called aquifer storage and recovery, or ASR for short, in which treated water is pumped into the groundwater for use at a later date.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
The Florida Times-Union
Glynn County wants a judge to order the return of a table donated by Carnegie family
Terry.Dickson@jacksonville.com A table that the Carnegie family donated to the Brunswick-Glynn County library, and 23 chairs from another donor are at the headquarters of Three Rivers Regional Library in Jesup.