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  1. Luke Donald plays way into contention yet again at the RBC HeritageRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    ... 18 in 2014 to avoid a playoff with Donald, who lost by one stroke to the former Georgia Tech standout and St. Simons Island resident. Donald had to be looking forward to this week after a mediocre 2014-15 campaign for the former No. 1 player in the ...

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  2. Townspeople ponder future of 'frat beach' on Georgia islandRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    How do you control a revved up crowd of thousands of alcohol-drinking college-age adults who traditionally amass on the beach at St. Simons Island on the eve of the annual Georgia-Florida football game in Jacksonville? Eliminating alcohol on what is popularly known as "Frat Beach" during the University of Georgia - University of Florida football weekend is one proposal county officials and community representatives are considering. Some 30 people gathered Wednesday at the Brunswick-Glynn County Chamber of Commerce to begin working on a way to get a handle on the beach party that requires a presence of police and EMTS because of the amount of drinking that goes on Friday before the game.

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  3. 1965: Hospital prepares for Medicare influxRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    ... - Kenneth Thompson was named outstanding D.C.T. Student of the Year Saturday at the State Convention at St. Simons Island. The presentation consists of a silver bowl, a check for $100 and a $100 scholarship. It is based on information submitted by ...

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  4. Make My DayPARIS for PrezRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- When Sherlock Holmes says "Elementary, my dear Watson," he bases his further explanation of the who, when, where and why of a murder after deducing through careful investigation why he has reached that conclusion.

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  5. Lady Vols tied for lead at SEC golf tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... to get to them." Men's Golf: Tennessee is in ninth place after the first round of the SEC championship at St. Simons Island, Ga., 15 strokes behind leader and two-time defending champion Alabama. Sophomore Juan Carlos Serrano Guevara paced the Vols ...

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  6. College golf roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Dru Love of St. Simons Island, Ga., shot 2-under-par 68 at his home course to help Alabama take the first-round in the SEC men's golf tournament at the Sea Island Club Seaside Course. The Crimson Tide are 11 under as a team, five shots clear of second-place LSU.

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  7. Freshmen Pace Wildcats on Day One at SEC Golf ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. - The freshman tandem of Tyler 'Chip' McDaniel and Cooper Musselman paced the Kentucky men's golf team on the opening day of the Southeastern Conference Championship at the Sea Island Golf Club in St. Simons Island, Ga., on Friday.

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  8. NeSmith tied for lead, USC in third at SEC ChampionshipRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Star

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. - The sixth-ranked South Carolina men's golf team posted a 5-under 275 to finish the opening round of the SEC Championship in a tie for third on Friday at Sea Island Golf Club's Seaside Course.

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  9. Harman gets better of Harbour Town, plays onRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    ... He also had to make golf shots. "It was a good turnaround from yesterday," said Harman, who resides on St. Simons Island. "It's been a tough last month. Today was great. I still made a few mistakes but a lot to build off of." He got off to a fast ...

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  10. MomentumA Different Kind of MotherRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- When you live in a coastal region almost totally dependent upon tourism to stimulate the economy, it's quite obvious that one hand washes the other - if I may use the old British expression for bartering.

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  11. MomentumCALM DOWN, AMERICARead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- During most of my adult life, the flu was considered an inconvenience - usually 24 hours of an upset stomach, throwing up, and perhaps a fever.

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  12. Make My DayKARL the Curmudgeon Has an IdeaRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga, -- Today, when I selected Mothers' Day cards, they were for my daughters who are mothers themselves. Yet, as I scanned the verses, I was thinking the words were just what I'd want to say to my own mother.

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  13. Make My DayTHE Adventures of Vacation DadRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- We always called this day "Decoration Day," even though it had long since been officially named Memorial Day on calendars and posters.

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  14. MomentumSUCKING Up the JuiceRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Immigration is in the news again, or is it "still?" There is a big difference between what I see here on St. Simons and what I see when I visit my friend in Queens, New York.

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  15. Brasch WordsTHE Great Government Swine Flu ConspiracyRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga -- My shopping cart had what I call "go funny" wheels and with difficulty I eased it along the long line to the conveyer belt for checkout. I shifted from one foot to the other and stared at the ever-present magazines and tabloids on the racks along the way.

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  16. On Native GroundPATRIOT Act Demanded Repeal, not RenewalRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- That title just brought on a collective groan among readers, "Well, duh," since most of us have had "live and learn" moments in our lives: Live and learn; love and learn, lock keys in the car and learn, put your red sock with the white in the washing machine, and learn.

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  17. UK Golf Set for SEC ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Fresh off its best finish of the season, the University of Kentucky men's golf team returns to the course in the Southeastern Conference Championship this weekend in St. Simons Island, Ga., at the highly regarded Sea Island Golf Club. The three-day, 54-hole tournament will begin Friday, April 17 and wrap up Sunday, April 19. The Wildcats are coming off a third place finish at the Gary Koch Invitational which saw freshman Cooper Musselman earn the best finish of his young career with a third place showing.

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  18. Tough start for Harman, tough challenge aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SavannahNow

    ... of the golfers, he closed out with a par. "That's why this place is tough," said Harman, a resident of St. Simons Island. "The wind usually blows here. Especially when it comes out of the north, it's really, really difficult." Today he has another ...

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  19. Little known Revolutionary War heroine to be honored in Patriots Day parade Saturday on St. SimonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Florida Times-Union

    Those who memorized the poem, "The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere,'' may have missed the story of another important rider. Those who attend Saturday's Patriots Day parade on St. Simons Island can learn about her as Sienna Sahlberg rides a horse bareback in the role of Sybil Ludington, a little-known Revolutionary War heroine.

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  20. Players to watch at RBC HeritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Bluffton Today

    ... Invitational on March 22. Byrd was born in Anderson and played golf at Clemson University. He now lives on St. Simons Island, Ga., with his wife and three children. Byrd has five victories on the PGA Tour and missed much of the 2013 season after ...

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