10 hrs ago
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.
22 hrs ago
A day for gay grooms and brides
SAME SEX couples are legally able to wed in 19 states, and depending on the outcome of individual court appeals, may soon be able to tie the knot in 12 more.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Savannah doctor chooses his own way to confront life's challenges
Dr. Jerry Williams Jr. will soon open his seventh 24/7 Urgent Care site in less than four years in what he says will fill a large gap left by an evolving national health care system.
Beach goers fight to stay cool as heat index gets dangerously high
Tybee Island Beach was a very hot place to be today but the heat didn't stop folks from having fun as the heat index topped out at 102 degrees.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Jane Fishman: Blaming loose screws on Tybee Island
This is what happens to a person after coming home from a week of house-sitting on Tybee Island where your most serious decision is whether to steam, sautA© or boil shrimp - or to avoid dishes and cooking altogether and decide to have the outfit up the street do it all for an extra few bucks.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Project catalogs Georgia's sand
As Tybee Island prepares for its latest beach renourishment, scheduled to begin in November, a Skidaway researcher is cataloging Georgia's sand resources.
Georgia drought returns with drier than normal conditions
A small area of drought returned to Georgia at the end of last month, following a record-setting dry July in Alma.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Fire destroys historic Hancock County Courthouse
Savannah's former police chief is back in court after prosecutors obtained a new indictment against him, adding a false statement charge to the federal extortion and gambling case.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Tybee Island getting more sand
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is looking for contractors to help shore up Tybee Island for a new round of beach renourishment set to begin this fall.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
NEWHellyfish could be the new must-see movie in your life
Yes, Hellyfish is an actual film which actually exists. Don't pretend you don't want to see it.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeking contractors for Tybee Island beach renourishment
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District is looking for construction or dredging companies for a beach renourishment project at Tybee Island, the first since 2008.
Tybee Island police testing out shirt cameras
New high-tech tools are helping men and women who have tough jobs. Tybee Island police are testing shirt cameras, much like dash cameras in cars, but these are attached to the officers.
Once-stranded Savannah casino boat Escapade to set sail again tonight
The gambling ship that got stuck on a sandbar near Tybee Island overnight on its maiden voyage with 96 passengers on board last month has been cleared to set sail tonight.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Bunny in the City: Veterans council honors Savannah's war heroes
The Veterans Council of Chatham County hosted a World War II Remembrance at American Legion Post 184 in Thunderbolt on July 26. Cruising through the front doors of the George K. Gannem post, I pass by check-in tables, Charlie's Cantina - where smoking is still allowed - and make my way to the Dooley Room to look for today's event planner and ... (more)
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Fire Chief: Time for Tybee City Council to look at South Beach safety issues
The Tybee Island Fire Chief said it may be time for City Council to take a look at South Beach and talk about what more can be done to keep that area safe.
Tybee Island beach temporarily closed after two water spouts formed
The beaches are crowded again after at least two waterspouts were spotted off the coast of Tybee Island on Friday morning, causing Ocean Rescue to close the beach for a short period.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Tennessee man drowns at Tybee Island
Thomas A. Price Jr., 43, was pronounced dead upon arrival at a hospital, where he was taken after being pulled from the water by lifeguards, said Tybee Island police Capt.
Police warn against leaving children, pets in cars
It's been about two years since animal control officers were called to investigate the death of a dog that had been left inside a car parked at a local flea market.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Man dies on Tybee Island
The man was out near the South Beach sandbar, an area officials said is known to be very dangerous, when he was spotted by Ocean Rescue and then went under the water.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Tom Barton: Breaking up Metro is hard to do
To some degree, you can't blame many county commissioners for wanting to call it splitsville with the city of Savannah.