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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. These ...read more
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Saturday, March 11, 2017
Meredith StutzPublished: 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
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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 ...read more
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