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Family reacts to man released on bond

Here are stories WTOC is working on: Preston Oates, a tow truck driver accused of fatally shooting Carlos Olivera, is out on bond. Evan Johnson talks to the Olivera's family.

The UGA Marine Education Center and Aquarium say goodbye to their ambassador Eddie,  loggerhead sea turtle. WTOC's Brooke Kelley was the only reporter who went with aquarium staff as they let Eddie loose off the coast of Wassaw Island. 

Celebrities are hitting the links on Hilton Head Island for the annual Hilton Head Celebrity Golf Tournament that raises money for several children's charities. Lynda Figueredo reports from Palmetto Dunes.

Bureau Chief Dal Cannady covers the sendoff for the Georgia Southern Eagles football team for Saturday's season opener at Samford.

At 7:30 p.m. watch WTOC-TV for Tailgating with WTOC. Tim Guidera and Melissa Maikos talk college football and will have UGA and USC season previews. It will also be livestreaming on WTOC.com.

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