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  1. Lisa EstradaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Brunswick News

    Catherine Alyssa "Lisa" Estrada, 43, of Brunswick, passed away Sept. 22, 2018, at St. Joseph's Candler Health System in Savannah.

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  2. Jeanette ZeiglerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Brunswick News

    Jeanette Zeigler, 80, went home to be with Jesus Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend.

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  3. John ReamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Brunswick News

    John, better known as Johnny to all who knew him, was born on November 4, 1946, in Savannah, Ga., to Henry and Sybil Ream. After high school, Johnny served in the U.S. Army.

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  4. Abrams fires up supporters at riverside rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Brunswick News

    Democratic candidate for governor Stacey Abrams addresses a crowd gathered at a rally for her at Mary Ross Waterfront Park Friday. Democratic candidate for governor Stacey Abrams addresses a crowd gathered at a rally for her at Mary Ross Waterfront Park Friday.

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  5. Ports chief: Savannah will need new bridge for larger shipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Brunswick News

    The executive director of Georgia's seaports says the state will need to replace the towering suspension bridge that ships pass beneath to reach the Port of Savannah to make room for larger cargo vessels expected within the next 15 years. Griff Lynch of the Georgia Ports Authority dropped the news Thursday during his annual "State of the Ports" speech as he laid out plans for a $2.5 billion expansion that will grow Savannah's capacity to handle cargo containers by 45 percent over the next decade.

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  6. China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Brunswick News

    This July, 5, 2018, file photo shows a stack of China Shipping containers at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. China on Tuesday, Sept.

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  7. Compromise sought in gateway planning proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Brunswick News

    The Glynn Avenue Design Framework is a comprehensive plan that would set new guidelines for future development along U.S. Highway 17 - also called Glynn Avenue - from the Sidney Lanier Bridge to Golden Isles Parkway. The 61-page document is aimed at sprucing up the corridor and creating new rules that affect everything from streets to buildings to parking lots and lighting.

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  8. 2 held after agents buy pot edibles on church groundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Brunswick News

    The Savannah Morning News reports the arrests were made Friday during an event in which entrepreneurs were invited to set up booths and sell various items. Police said all the booths appeared to be operating legally - except one.

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  9. Landowners irked by city planning proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Brunswick News

    The Glynn Avenue Design Framework is a comprehensive plan that would set new guidelines for future development along U.S. Highway 17 - also called Glynn Avenue - from the Sidney Lanier Bridge to Golden Isles Parkway. It's set for a city commission vote Oct. 4, and it's anybody's guess whether it will pass.

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  10. Study shows dramatic reduction in industrial water useRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Brunswick News

    There's an inter-relation between the amount of water taken out of the ground locally, how much saltwater is moving into freshwater areas and how much usable water there is for everyone. According to a study released by One Hundred Miles and the Georgia Water Coalition, industrial water usage has significantly declined over recent years.

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  11. Volunteers needed for repairs to house damaged by hurricanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Brunswick News

    Thank you for Reading! On your next view you will be asked to log in or create an account to continue reading. Alvin Kates, construction manager with Lutheran Church Disaster Response, right, and volunteer Wes Shephard survey the work to be done on the home of an 82 year-old woman's house on P Street.

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  12. Prep Roundup: GA volleyball falls at St. Vincent'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | Brunswick News

    Glynn Academy's volleyball team dropped a close game Tuesday in Savannah against St. Vincent's. The Lady Terrors lost 15-25, 27-25, 25-23, 16-25 and 22-25.

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  13. City should approve Glynn Avenue guidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 26 | Brunswick News

    City Commissioner Felicia Harris was justified last week when she expressed her frustration and dismay that a plan to revitalized Brunswick's central corridor along U.S. Highway 17 had again stalled. The Glynn Avenue Design Framework is a comprehensive set of guidelines developed by city staff and the Savannah-based planning firm Symbioscity.

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  14. Old Sidney Lanier Bridge marked by tragedy, enduranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 25 | Brunswick News

    Something went wrong that night aboard the African Neptune, which was 13 minutes out of the Port of Brunswick with a full load of naval stores. The 16-year-old Sidney Lanier Bridge's center draw spans were open for passage through the Brunswick River.

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  15. Officials scrap plan to cut most polling places in majority black...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | Brunswick News

    A former government contractor sentenced to more than five years in prison for mailing a classified U.S. report to a news organization has received what prosecutors are calling the longest sentence ever imposed for a federal crime involving leaks to the media. ATLANTA: Noting U.S. Rep. John Lewis' life of "raw courage," Atlanta officials renamed a street for the civil rights icon Wednesday.

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  16. Ophelia EversonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Brunswick News

    Ophelia Everson was born on July 23, 1942, to the late Bertha Jones and Joseph Brown on Sapelo Island, Ga. She was the second of 10 children, one of whom preceded her in death: Louella Johnson.

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  17. Glynn Avenue design back under considerationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Brunswick News

    Cars travel along U.S. Highway 17 Wednesday in Brunswick. The Glynn Avenue Design Framework discussed by the city could mean future development along the corridor must follow specific design standards.

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  18. New rail port connects north Georgia with ships on the coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Brunswick News

    In this photo provided by the Georgia Port Authority, Georgia Ports Authority Board Chairman Jimmy Allgood, right, greets Gov. Nathan Deal, left, before he speaks at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the Appalachian Regional Port near Chatsworth, Ga., on Wednesday, Aug. 22. Each container moved by rail to the ARP will offset 710 miles in roundtrip truck travel on Georgia highways. In this photo provided by the Georgia Port Authority, Gov. Nathan Deal speaks at the Grand Opening of the Appalachian Regional Port near Chatsworth, Ga., on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018.

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  19. Glynn County man drowns in surf on St. Simons IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2018 | Brunswick News

    The man whose body washed ashore Friday evening near Coast Guard Beach on St. Simons Island was identified as Craig Scott Cameron, 36, of Glynn County, said assistant county coroner Melanie Todd. Cameron's body was discovered in the surf just south of Coast Guard Beach at around 6:20 p.m. by beachgoers who at first thought it was a swimmer in distress, county police said.

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  20. Body washes ashore on St. Simons IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | Brunswick News

    Beachgoers discovered the body of a man in the surf near Coast Guard Beach on St. Simons Island late Friday afternoon, said Brian Scott, chief of staff for the Glynn County Police Department. It appears he drowned, but an autopsy will be performed Monday at the GBI Crime Lab in Savannah to determine an exact cause of death, Scott said.

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