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  1. Library program encourages early literacy for pre-schoolersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Bella Hamilton was Marshes of Glynn Libraries' first "1000 Books B-4 Kindergarten" participant to reach the 1,000 book goal last year. She has reached the goal both years since the program began.

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  2. Coastal Scene 9.1Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Labor Day Weekend commemoration will be held from Labor Day Weekend Commemoration will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily at Fort King George Historic Site, 302 McIntosh Road, Darien. Cost: between $4.50 and $7.50.

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  3. Tropical Storm Hermine aims heavy rains at Golden IslesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Tropical Storm Hermine is expected to bring localized flooding and the threat of tornadoes when it brushes across the Golden Isles early Friday morning, according to the National Weather Service in Jacksonville. Glynn County residents can expect anywhere from 3 to 5 inches of rain as Hermine passes west of here through the Hazelhurst area in Jeff Davis County, said Ben Nelson, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Jacksonville.

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  4. Tropical Storm Hermine aims for Golden IslesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Hermine is a slow-moving tropical storm hundreds of miles out in the Gulf of Mexico right now, but it is expected to bring localized flooding and the threat of tornadoes when it hits the Golden Isles early Friday morning, according to the National Weather Service in Jacksonville. Trackers predict Glynn County will most likely be in the direct path of Hermine and will receive anywhere from 3 to 5 inches of rain as well 40 to 50 mph sustained winds and gusts of up to 65 mph.

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  5. JWSC will reconsider sewer tap allocation policy after meeting with developersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Brunswick News

    It was standing room only at a special called meeting of the Brunswick Glynn Joint Water and Sewer Commission Tuesday. It was standing room only at a special called meeting of the Brunswick-Glynn Joint Water and Sewer Commission Tuesday.

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  6. Hermine to bring heavy rains, winds to Golden IslesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Brunswick News

    The Golden Isles can expect high winds and heavy rains beginning late Thursday night with the arrival of Tropical Storm Hermine, hitting the area as it crosses from the Gulf of Mexico into the Atlantic Ocean, said Jay Wiggins, director of Glynn County Emergency Management Agency. The storm was expected to strengthen from Tropical Depression 9 into Hermine, the eighth named storm of the year, overnight Tuesday as it churned in the Gulf of Mexico, some 340 miles west of Key West.

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  7. Raymond JarvisRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Raymond Henry Michael Jarvis died peacefully at his home on St. Simons Island, surrounded by his loving family, on July 7, 2016. He was 72 years young.

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  8. Filming begins today on St. SimonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Scenes from the movie "The Leisure Seeker," starring Donald Sutherland and Helen Mirren, will be filmed today and Thursday at locations on St. Simons Island. Parking lots at Neptune Park Fun Zone and Postell Park will be closed 5 a.m. to 6 p.m. both days to accommodate filming.

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  9. Community Calendar 8.31Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Details: 506-2963. - Captain Joe's, 5296 New Jesup Highway, Brunswick: Glynn Environmental Coalition's First Friday Lunch will be at 11 a.m. Beth Roach of No Ash at All, the Wayne County community group, will discuss threats that coal ash poses to the aquifer, wetlands, rivers and Georgia coast.

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  10. Attractive places attract capital until not attractiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Brunswick News

    In regard, to this past weekend's Brunswick News article, "Developer Asks Court To Force Site Plan Approval," it saddens me that Teramore Development is unwilling to accept local decisions concerning the Dollar General site plan. I think newly appointed Islands Planning Commission Member Mr. Ed Meadows hit the nail on the head, when speaking about what an economist once said: Fortunately, we have some good developers and small builders in Glynn County, but some developers just do not care.

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  11. Former IPC member arrested for simple assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Brunswick News

    A former Glynn County Islands Planning Commission member was arrested Aug. 14 after fighting with a woman, according to an arrest warrant filed in Glynn County Magistrate Court. John Albert Dow, Jr., 69, was arrested and charged with misdemeanor simple battery, according to the warrant.

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  12. Jekyll beach wheelchair still issue for advocateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Despite an email from an assistant attorney general informing her that the Jekyll Island Authority has met its legal obligations to provide handicapped access at Great Dunes beach and the Beach Village, Widget Richards of Marietta thinks more should be done. Richards readily acknowledges the email letter from assistant attorney general Nancy Gallagher saying the authority's handicapped access does not discriminate against individuals with disabilities, but said Gallagher's response does not suffice in her opinion.

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  13. JWSC to consider new tap allocation policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | Brunswick News

    The Brunswick Glynn County Joint Water and Sewer Commission has set a meeting for Tuesday to present its new tap allocation policy to the public in light of recent developments in the north mainland and north St. Simons Island areas of the county. At its last meeting, the commission approved the purchase of 10 new pumps to be fitted to 10 of the most critically over burdened sewer lift stations throughout the county.

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  14. Frederica blanks BethesdaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Frederica Academy picked up its third win of the season Friday night at home, demolishing Bethesda Academy 29-0 on St. Simons Island. Frederica grabbed the lead in the first quarter when quarterback Gaven Williams found Jaylin Simpson for a touchdown.

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  15. Edwin Cowart Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Edwin E. Cowart Jr., 87, of St. Simons Island, Ga., died on Friday, Aug. 19, 2016, at Hospice of the Golden Isles, six days before his 88th birthday. Edwin lived a long and wonderful life and was adored by all who knew him.

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  16. Teramore files lawsuit against IPC in response to Dollar General site plan denialRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Teramore Development is seeking relief in court from a decision by Glynn County's Islands Planning Commission denying the site plan for a Dollar General proposed at 1810 Frederica Rd. on St. Simons Island. The company filed a writ of mandamus in Glynn County Superior Court Monday against Glynn County and the Islands Planning Commission.

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  17. Movie with Sutherland, Mirren to film in IslesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Filming of "The Leisure Seeker," a movie starring Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland, will be shot in North Camden County this weekend and in the St. Simons Island Pier Village on Wednesday and Thursday. Tractor trailers arrived at the scene Friday in Camden County to build the sets needed for the movie about a terminally ill couple who decide to take one final road trip in their mobile home.

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  18. Frederica Academy seniors, freshmen form bonds through ropes courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Frederica's seniors and freshmen formed fast bonds on Friday at Epworth by the Sea's ropes course on St. Simons Island. Part of annual tradition, the freshmen and seniors completed team-bonding challenges meant to encourage lasting friendships.

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  19. Faith Matters 8.28Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Brunswick News

    City of Refuge Mission Family Worship Center, 1005 Albermarle St., Brunswick, will host its 33rd annual pastor's appreciation at 5 p.m. Sunday for Bishop Thynoise Hines. Apostle Bobbie Adkins of Mt.

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  20. Activist pastor arrested for child molestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Local pastor and conservative political activists Ken Adkins of St. Simons Island turned himself in Friday morning at the Glynn County Detention Center on charges of child molestation and aggravated child molestation, said Stacy Carson, Special Agent in charge of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation's Kingsland office. Attorney Kevin Gough told The News Friday morning he is representing Adkins in the case.

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