Wed., May 30, 2012 6:47pm
Tropical depression Beryl’s arrival on Memorial Day weekend apparently didn’t greatly impact tourism, and may have actually helped in the long run.
Fri., July 22, 2011 4:22pm
Parts of the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge are reopening to visitors this weekend after being closed for nearly six weeks by a vast wildfire that continues to burn in remote areas of the swamp. Spokeswoman Wendy Burnett says firefighters hope to declare the fires contained next week.
Mon., May 9, 2011 3:27pm
A fire burning through the Okefenokee Swamp has now scorched nearly 90,990 acres, making the air smell smoky nearly 200 miles to the north.