Jekyll Island's governing board is considering a deal to help its planned convention hotel get back on track after financing problems caused groundbreaking to be delayed. The Jekyll Island Authority board was scheduled to meet Monday morning.
Georgia literary enthusiasts are preparing for a well-anticipated annual event Saturday. The 2012 Georgia Literary Festival will be held at the new Jekyll Island Convention Center. Fanny Kemble, Eugene O'Neil and Eugenia Price all lived in the area and are being honored.