Tuesday Jul 8
Vox Populi: 'Whatever happened to flashing your headlights to warn of a speed trap ahead?'
"Everyone criticizes teachers, but they aren't allowed to teach anymore! They are handed a curriculum and script by the government."
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Mon Jun 30, 2014
Barrow named a 2014 preservation hero
Barrow, who lives in Savannah and is an Effingham County property owner, was honored for extraordinary stewardship of his historic family property, Wormsloe Plantation, forging creative research partnerships to explore the land's multiple dimensions and values, which include ecology archaeology, geology, and landscape history and establishing ... (more)
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Chatham County commissioners approve 2015 budget with no tax hike
Chatham County Commissioners voted unanimously Friday in favor of a balanced $475.5 million budget, which includes a $165.6 million general fund budget that pays for maintenance and operational costs.
Chatham Co. approves early morning Isle of Hope construction
On Friday, the Chatham County Commission passed the noise variance to allow construction companies to start at 4 a.m. for the new Isle of Hope K-8 School.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Carol Megathlin: Best evidence of a worthwhile life
You know the feeling you get when you've been on a tour of homes and come back to your own house? It looks inadequate, unsophisticated and downright disappointing.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Fallen trees causing headaches for Isle of Hope residents
Several trees have fallen in the Lakeside community in Isle of Hope. The problem is, the trees have fallen on county property, so who should foot the bill? For over a year, the county and the residents in the Lakeside community have gone back and forth on who should foot the bill.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Chatham County engineer defends LaRoche culvert completion timeframe
Standing before Chatham County commissioners, upset at the progress of the LaRoche Avenue culvert replacement project, was akin to facing a firing squad for county engineer Leon Davenport.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Carol Megathlin: Many gifts, one spirit
May I ask the ladies a question? You know the feeling you get when you've been on a tour of homes and come back to your own house? It looks inadequate, unsophisticated, and downright disappointing.
Fri Jun 13, 2014
Isle of Hope school construction noisy affair
Construction is already underway on the new Isle of Hope K-8 school, but the crews could be started a lot earlier in the morning if the county gives them an exception to the noise ordinance.