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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 June 14-17

There's a little something for everyone in Savannah this weekend. Connect Savannah 's Anna Chandler has some suggestions. ...

June 14, 2018

Additional Federal Funds Keep Savannah Harbor Expansion On Track

The Army Corps of Engineers this week announced additional funding for the expansion of the Savannah harbor, bringing this year’s total to about $85 million. Officials say the money will keep the ...

June 12, 2018

Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah And Coastal Events June 7-13

The weekend is here yet again, and Bill Dawers of hissing lawns and the Savannah Morning News has some tips for making the most of it. ...

June 7, 2018

Preservation Paradox: Changes Threaten Savannah's Historic Landmark District

Like many old cities, Savannah stakes a lot on its history. In fact, the National Park Service calls Savannah’s downtown one of the largest urban Historic Landmark Districts in the country — a b...

June 1, 2018

Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah And Coastal Events May 31-June 3

Savannah offers plenty to do this weekend as June begins. Do Savannah 's Heather Henley has some tips. Heather's picks: -Fans of TV dance shows can enjoy the action live when the Savannah Dance Clas...

May 31, 2018

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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