Why is the St. Simons pier closed?

The eastern side of the St. Simons pier will be closed beginning Aug. 12. The entire pier will be closed weeknights between 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. between Aug. 23 and Sept. 3. According to Glynn County spokesman Matthew Kent, the eastern

Oil recovery efforts continue at Golden Ray shipwreck

BRUNSWICK — Oil recovery efforts near the Golden Ray continued off the coast of Georgia Wednesday as shoreline teams continue to mitigate shoreline impacts. Wreck removal personnel partially raised Section Six on Wednesday morning. The salvage master paused the lifting operation to