Fri., March 22, 2013 7:02pm
Police have arrested two teenagers suspected in the shooting death of a baby in a stroller and the wounding of the baby's mother. Brunswick Police Chief Tobe Green said Friday that 17-year-old De'Marquis Elkins is charged with first-degree murder as an adult. The 14-year-old is also charged with murder, but he was not identified because he is a juvenile.
Sat., February 23, 2013 3:00pm
Saying he's tired of seeing prisoners sit around and drink coffee and watch TV, a newly elected Georgia sheriff plans to put them to work.
Thu., January 3, 2013 1:55pm
State biologists say they've spotted a humpback whale off Georgia's coast. The Brunswick News reports that humpback whales are not commonly seen off the coast, though North Atlantic right whales are well-known winter visitors.
Mon., December 31, 2012 5:00pm
An Armstrong Atlantic State University economics professor says he thinks next year will be the first since the 2007 recession in which construction employment inches up in the Savannah area. Michael Toma says local companies poised for growth include business and professional services like marketing and web design.
Fri., November 9, 2012 11:33am
An archaeological dig on the grounds of a former middle school in coastal Brunswick has so far turned up 33 graves from the Colonial-era.
Thu., October 18, 2012 9:43am
Business jet manufacturer Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. says it plans to add about 35 employees to its operations in Brunswick to keep up with an expanding workload finishing aircraft.
Fri., October 12, 2012 11:00am
A police officer on Georgia's coast is asking a judge to issue a warrant against a preacher over comments posted about her on Facebook. The officer said the preacher "has caused me severe grief" in questioning her integrity as an officer and a business owner.
Mon., September 10, 2012 4:00am
Crews have discovered evidence of a long-forgotten cemetery in coastal Brunswick. Brunswick’s City Manager and city workers found the bones within the area’s historic district last week.
Thu., May 24, 2012 8:18am
The Athens and Gainesville metro areas have the lowest unemployment rates in Georgia, according to new numbers released Thursday by the state Labor Department.
Fri., March 2, 2012 7:30am
Environmental regulators are pushing for a more effective cleanup at a former chemical plant in Brunswick. So the site’s owner is bringing in new experts to devise a strategy for eliminating the mercury, lead and other contaminants.