Chatham County's little charter schools face big year
Steve Bisson/Savannah Morning News - Fishing poles stand ready for use in a second grade class at Tybee Island Maritime Academy.
Tuesday Aug 19
Anniversary of fallen Savannah officer MacPhail marked with memorial run
Tuesday marks the anniversary of a tragedy involving the murder of a Savannah police officer and a case that made national headlines.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Editorial: School board must find solutions to bus blues
While it's necessary to bus many of the district's 38,000 students, making them catch a bus in pre-dawn hours is ridiculous.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Savannah narrows cultural arts center finalists to two
Two contractors are in contention to oversee the construction of the city's cultural arts center planned for Oglethorpe Avenue and Montgomery Street.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Josephine Carithers, 90, died Saturday, August 9, 2014. Born November 22, 1923, in Oglethorpe County, she was the daughter of the late Mell and Ola Webb Carithers.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Hints of activity at Savannah River Landing as economy improves
I t's been referred to as stalled and stagnant, but the fact remains that the 54-acre Savannah River Landing site is still one of the most valuable development parcels in the region and some developers are taking notice.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
What else happened at the August 6, 2014 meeting of the Savannah-Chatham Public School Board?
Wednesday Savannah-Chatham Public Schools Superintendent Thomas Lockamy's contract was renewed for the ninth time.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Putting the Waving Girl on pedestal
This photo, taken by veteran river pilot Michael Foran Thursday morning from the bridge of the auto carrier Talisman, offers the only viewing window for the Waving Girl from shipboard.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Golden Corral is bringing families together in Fort Oglethorpe Georgia
Golden Corral is a great place to take your family for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Daily Advance
Fans pour into arena to cheer on Ga. Idol finalist
Crowds poured into a Chattanooga arena for a watch party Wednesday night to see whether local favorite, Lauren Alaina, who lives just across the state line in north Georgia, could pull off a victory in the "American Idol" final.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Marianne Heimes: Island's old airfield put to good use
When I passed the Islands Citizens for Logical Growth median near the Spence Grayson Bridge recently, I was pleased to see that it had been mowed and trimmed.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Savannah VOICE Festival to present Mozart's 'Don Giovanni'
One of the highlights of the second annual Savannah VOICE Festival is the staging of "Don Giovanni" - one of Mozart's most popular operas.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
SCMPD recruits to honor fallen deputy at 'Run to Remember'
Thursday, July 31, members of the SCMPD Patrol School Class 274 and Class 275 will honor a fallen Bulloch County Sheriff's deputy during a "Run to Remember" in downtown Savannah.
Madison Co. could eliminate road contract work
With road-paving prices skyrocketing, Madison County officials are exploring the possibility of purchasing more equipment and handling paving jobs in-house.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Robot dance recital concludes Society of Women Engineers' robotics camp
Zaina Moore, 13, left, and Janieya Houston, 12, prepare their robot to perform a synchronized dance at the DeRenne Middle School gym Friday.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Historical maps displayed at Savannah City Hall
Retired history professor John Duncan has been collecting maps for 50 years. About 10,000 of them are available at the store he has operated in Savannah since 1983, V. & J. Duncan Antique Maps and Prints.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Eat It and Like It: Get a preview of 39 Rue de Jean
There's been a lot of talk around here lately about new restaurants, new developments and growth downtown and beyond.