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Emily Jones

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Emily Jones locally hosts "Morning Edition" and reports on all things coastal Georgia for GPB’s Savannah bureau. Before coming to GPB, she studied broadcast journalism at the Columbia Journalism School and urban history at Brown University. She’s worked for the Wall Street Journal Radio Network, WHYY in Philadelphia, and WBRU and RIPR in Providence.

In addition to anchoring and reporting news at WBRU, Emily hosted the alt-rock station’s Retro Lunch as her DJ alter-ego, Domino.

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Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah And Coastal Events Jun. 22-25

Summer's officially here, and there's plenty to keep you busy in Savannah this weekend. Marianne Ganem Poppell of Savannah Master Calendar and Bill Dawers of the Savannah Morning News and hissing la...

June 22, 2017

Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah And Coastal Events June 15-18

Wondering what to do in Savannah this Father's Day weekend? Tanya Milton of the Savannah Tribune has you covered. -Celebrate Juneteenth with the Daughters of Mary Magdalene's annual festival, held a...

June 15, 2017

Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah And Coastal Events June 8-11

It's a packed summer weekend in Savannah. Paprika Southern 's Siobhan Egan has some tips. -It's time for Savannah's own "Dancing with the Stars" - Dancing Stars of Coastal Georgia . Local celebritie...

June 8, 2017

Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah And Coastal Events June 1-4

The summer season brings plenty to do in Savannah. Marcia Banes of Old Savannah Tours has her top picks for this weekend. -It's time for the Telfair Museums' William Jay Society Annual Garden Party ...

June 1, 2017

Research Tracks Impact Of Wildfire Smoke On Climate

The wildfire in the Okefenokee Swamp has been raging for nearly two months, burning more than 152,000 acres near the Florida-Georgia line and sending dark smoke across the region. Now, new research ...

May 31, 2017

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St. Simons Residents Push For Local Government

St. Simons Island could become Georgia’s next city. It attracts a lot of development. And some residents think only a local city government can make sure developers preserve the island’s character....

February 26, 2016 - 7:09pm

Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah And Coastal Events Feb. 18-21

Mahogany Bowers, founder of Blessings in a Bookbag, and Heather Henley, editor of Do Savannah, offer up some ways to have fun in Savannah this weekend. Heather’s picks: -St. Pat’s is still a month...

February 19, 2016 - 11:33am
Chatham County Sheriff

SSU Professor Says New Sheriff Must Bring "Credibility"

When voters in Chatham County head to the polls on March 1, they won’t just cast ballots in the presidential primary. They’ll also choose a new sheriff. Larry Stewart is a criminal justice professor...

February 15, 2016 - 8:40am

Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah And Coastal Events Feb. 11-14

Molly Swagler, vice president of the Tourism Leadership Council, and Dan Gleason, local concierge and chairman of the Coastal Concierge Association, offer up some ways to find fun and romance in...

February 11, 2016 - 1:37pm

GPA Executive Director Curtis Foltz Steps Down

Georgia Ports Authority Executive Director Curtis Foltz is stepping down. Foltz has worked at the Ports Authority for 12 years and has been its executive director for six. Foltz says change at the...

February 3, 2016 - 3:14pm

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A Sneak Peek At The Newest Route To The Port Of Savannah

(This story also appears on Medium.) As GPB takes a look at transportation throughout Georgia, we’re not just interested in what moves you (that is, #WhatMovesYouGA); we’re also looking at what...

October 2, 2015 - 9:31pm