Culinary students are taking over a money-losing state-owned restaurant on Jekyll Island. College of Coastal Georgia will be sending culinary students to operate Fins on the Beach. A Jekyll Island Authority official says the concept will take the profit pressure off the state.
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.