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Some residents of Tybee Island are now returning home.

The island was closed and inaccessible for an additional day because Chatham County emergency officials said the island sustained the heaviest damage in the Savannah area from tropical storm Irma and delayed.

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Swann Seiler, a spokesperson with Georgia Power, said power outages will continue to be an issue on the island over the next few weeks.

Zachariah Rath, Open Gates Bed and Breakfast

As one of Georgia’s oldest cities, the coastal fishing village of Darien might be regarded as a place that hasn’t changed much with the times.

But as “City Lights” contributor Kevin Benefield points out in this week’s getaway travel segment, Darien and surrounding McIntosh County have come a long way since being depicted in Atlanta writer Melissa Fay Greene’s 1991 book, “Praying for Sheetrock.”