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Emily Jones



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.

Latest From This Author

Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah And Coastal Events Aug. 3-6

Savannah's got plenty to do this first weekend of August. Mahogany Bowers of Blessings in a Bookbag and Joshua Peacock of Do Savannah have some tips. ...

August 3, 2017

Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah And Coastal Events July 27-30

Looking for some weekend fun? Marianne Ganem Poppell of Savannah Master Calendar and Marcia Banes of Old Savannah Tours have a few suggestions. Marcia's picks: -Looking to become an expert mixologis...

July 27, 2017

Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah And Coastal Events July 20-23

It's another busy summer weekend in Savannah. Connect Savannah 's Jessica Leigh Lebos and G100 's Mia Amini have some tips to help you make the most of it. ...

July 20, 2017

Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah And Coastal Events July 13-16

Looking to have some fun this weekend in Savannah? Molly Swagler of the Tourism Leadership Council and Clinton Edminster of Art Rise Savannah have you covered. Clinton's picks: -The latest exhibit a...

July 13, 2017

Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah And Coastal Events July 6-9

There's plenty to do in Savannah and Tybee alike this weekend. Visit Savannah 's Lauren Cleland has a few suggestions. -Enjoy an evening of entertainment at the Charles H. Morris center with the Lov...

July 6, 2017


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


Recent Blog Posts

News Muse

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