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Tuesday, March 28, 2017
PORT WENTWORTH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE WEBSITE GOES LIVE The Port Wentworth Chamber of Commerce website is officially live. Current and potential visitors, residents and businesses can now find information about tourism, quality of life, chamber of commerce and economic development online in one location. The website was designed by award-winning marketing company, 365 Degree Total Marketing. The ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
By: WSAV-TV Port Wentworth (GDOT) – Due to weather conditions, contractors for the Georgia Department of Transportation will affect State Route (SR) 21 traffic at the Interstate 95 interchange project during daytime hours Tuesday, March 14-Friday March 17. Work between Hendley Road and SR 30 requires moving closures northbound from about 8AM -3PM and on the southbound side from 9AM-5PM. ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic
Saturday, March 11, 2017
Meredith Stutz Published: March 11, 2017, 11:15 am PORT WENTWORTH, Ga. – Many in the Coastal Empire woke up to a large boom to start the weekend. At precisely 9:00 a.m., four boil systems at the retired Plant Kraft in Port Wentworth were safety demolished thanks to 175 pounds of explosives. In 2015 Georgia Power retired the power plant following approval by the Georgia Public Service ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, General News Article
Friday, March 10, 2017
By Marla Rooker, Reporter PORT WENTWORTH, GA (WTOC) - The Georgia Welcome Center along Southbound I-95 in Port Wentworth is now open for all travelers. Today marks a proud milestone for Georgia's tourism industry through Georgia Department of Transportation's ribbon cutting of the new $10.2 million facility. The state of the art rest stop and information haven is over 22,000 square feet. ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Economic, Community, Chamber
Sunday, February 19, 2017
Despite parents' emotional appeal, facility could cost district $4.5 million The Savannah-Chatham Public School Board’s parent-pleasing decision to keep Port Wentworth School open for grades Pre-K-2 could backfire financially. In 2013, district officials officially phased out the Port Wentworth Elementary School campus and were moving forward with plans to build a K8 school to replace ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Plan for new Welcome Center. (Source: GDOT) PORT WENTWORTH, GA (WTOC) - The State of Georgia Welcome Center site on Interstate 95 southbound in Port Wentworth is now closed to all traffic. The Georgia Department of Transportation says the closure is necessary to complete construction of the new Georgia Welcome Center and surrounding areas. Signs are up warning drivers that they will not be ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Safety is job number one for all police departments. But some cities are safer than others – or at least appear to be, and the numbers back it up. The goal is to be number one of the Safewatch list of Safest Cities in Georgia, or at least top ten, which this year one local city has achieved. “The goal is to stay oriented on the needs of the community and that’s what we are ...read more
Categories: Chamber