Glynn County Newswire (Page 5)

Glynn County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Glynn County, GA. (Page 5)

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  1. Officials: School budget deficit result of conservative planningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Brunswick News

    The $3.3 million deficit in the general fund of the recently approved Glynn County Board of Education budget for fiscal year 2019 is the result of conservative budgeting, according to school officials. The general fund is supplied by both state and local money and the overall budget estimates a 3 percent increase in the local tax digest based on a 97 percent collection rate.

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  2. Environmentalist honored with top awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Brunswick News

    Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce Past President Bob Miller, left, presents Duane Harris with the Alfred W. Jones Sr. Award for community leadership during the chamber's annual awards dinner Thursday. Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce Past President Bob Miller, left, presents Duane Harris with the Alfred W. Jones Sr. Award for community leadership during the chamber's annual awards dinner Thursday.

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  3. Candidate coming to St. Simons IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Brunswick News

    The Glynn County GOP will host a meet and greet next week with Secretary of State Brian Kemp Kemp, a Republican candidate for governor. The meet and greet will be at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, in The River Room at Coastal Kitchen.

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  4. America's symbol of freedom honors on Flag DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Brunswick News

    Area color guards post the colors in the courtyard between the old and new Glynn County courthouses for the annual Flag Day Celebration Thursday. Area Color Guards prepare to parade into the courtyard between the old and new courthouses for the annual Flag Day Celebration Thursday.

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  5. Property Transactions 06.15.18Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Brunswick News

    Glynn County property transfers involving a monetary exchange recorded the week of June 4 through June 8 by the Glynn County Superior Court Clerk of Courts: Today is flag day, a time to honor the heritage and history of America's national emblem. But, long before the stars and stripes proudly flew over statehouses and military installations, there were others.

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  6. He might be giantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Brunswick News

    Seeking to extend what would later become the northerly reach of Norwich Street more than 125 years ago, the city of Brunswick had city Superintendent of Cemeteries Jacob Dart and his crew take apart a suspected Native American burial mound roughly a mile out from the city limits. "The mound contained one frame of a human who must have been a very near relative of old Goliath," reported the Atlanta Constitution on Aug. 3, 1892.

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  7. The Brunswick NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Brunswick News

    ... on St. Simons Island was a fabrication, allegedly concocted in an effort to eliminate her mounting drug debts. Glynn County Police on Thursday arrested Megan Wheat, 30, charging her with falsely reporting a crime and making false statements, police ...

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  8. Cops: Woman lied about assault to cover drug debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Brunswick News

    Police said a woman's report of being robbed and assaulted Sunday night on St. Simons Island was a fabrication, allegedly concocted in an effort to eliminate her mounting drug debts. Glynn County Police on Thursday arrested Megan Wheat, 30, charging her with falsely reporting a crime and making false statements, police said.

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  9. St. Simons Island woman arrested after falsely reporting robbery, attempted sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A 30-year-old Saint Simons Island woman has been arrested after police say she falsely reported a robbery and attempted sexual assault. Glynn County Police responded to the reported armed robbery, kidnapping, and sexual assault around 8:30, Sunday, June 10. The complainant, Megan Wheat, reported that she was kidnapped at gunpoint by a white man after withdrawing money from an ATM, then was forced to drive to a secluded location.

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  10. City proposes $5.2M debt for conference centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Brunswick News

    ... city did manage to save nearly $46,000 by bringing its tax collection in house. Previously, the city paid the Glynn County Tax Collector $115,000 for tax collection. This year, under the in-house tax collector, that's expected to cost about $69,000. ...

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  11. Coastal Scene 06.14.18Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Brunswick News

    ... be at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Simons Island Library. Baby Storytime will be held at 10:30 a.m. at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library, 208 Gloucester St., Brunswick. It is open for children up to 2 years old. Brunswick Elks Lodge will host a fish fry ...

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  12. First Steps to a Tactical K9 TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2015 | Lehigh Acres Gazette

    Anthonie P. Barrett & his K9 "Reece vom Bradford" a 2-year-old East German/DDR Working Line German Shepherd have complete the first stage of their Duel-Purpose Tactical Canine/Handler Training. The training is as follows medical alert Service Dog , Advanced Tactical Security and Defense .

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  13. Isles pros ready to tee it up at U.S. OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Brunswick News

    St. Simons Island pro Zach Johnson drives off the 12th tee during a practice round Wednesday for the U.S. Open in Southampton, N.Y. St. Simons Island pro Zach Johnson drives off the 12th tee during a practice round Wednesday for the U.S. Open in Southampton, N.Y. The U.S. Open is often considered the toughest contest in golf. Low numbers are usually hard to come by, though that wasn't the case in 2017.

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  14. Some myths about mental illness explodedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Brunswick News

    ... neighboring business. This past week, I received a telephonic Robo Call from someone stating he represented the Glynn County Republican Party. There surely must be a parallel universe with a similar name since that call was nothing but false ...

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  15. Korea summit will be one big spectacleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Brunswick News

    ... neighboring business. This past week, I received a telephonic Robo Call from someone stating he represented the Glynn County Republican Party. There surely must be a parallel universe with a similar name since that call was nothing but false ...

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  16. School security a worthwhile initiative for all involvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Brunswick News

    ... We are lucky locally to not be on the list and pray we never make it. To help ensure we stay off of it, the Glynn County School System is taking a holistic approach to campus safety. They are going beyond hiring more school police officers to ...

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  17. Johnnie Mae DonleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Brunswick News

    Johnnie Mae was born in 1937, in Brunswick, Ga. This was during a time of a historic world depression.

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  18. Anna HardwickRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Brunswick News

    A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, with Father Tim McKeown officiating. Burial will follow in Palmetto Cemetery, with George Ferra Jr., Joseph Ferra, Frank J. Ferra, Shane Branch, Justin Jones, James Ferra, Michael Ferra, Paul Ferra Jr. and Daniel Holton serving as active pallbearers.

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  19. Planning and zoning dominates town hall discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Brunswick News

    That was a primary question on the minds of the close to 150 St. Simons Island residents who attended a town hall on local issues Wednesday night. Most voiced their opposition to a recent proposal by Glynn County Commissioners take that authority away from the county's planning commissions.

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  20. MPC to hold special called meeting FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Brunswick News

    The Mainland Planning Commission is scheduled to come together for a special-called meeting Friday to consider a site plan for a warehouse on Sidney Lanier Drive, just off Glynco Parkway. The applicants, Beachview Event Rentals and the Brunswick and Glynn County Development Authority, want to build a 40,800 square foot storage facility.

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