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11 min ago | SavannahNow
Less than a year after being arrested for carrying a loaded gun at a City Council meeting, a Tybee Island man is behind bars again after police say he threatened to shoot them.
3 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah
A Savannah-Chatham Metro police officer who forwarded his fiery resignation letter to all 609 members of his department spoke exclusively with WTOC on Wednesday.
7 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah
Daniel Patrick Sheehan, 50, has been charged with the murder of Kathleen Sheehan, 45, who was found dead in their residence on West Montgomery Cross Road on April 4. Violent Crimes detectives initiated a death investigation that led to a ruling of homicide by state medical examiners on July 8.
9 hrs ago | ABC News
A pit bull blend, Jonie, was found carrying her injured Chihuahua friend, Chachi, inside her mouth around a Savannah, Georgia, neighborhood.
13 hrs ago | Bluffton Today
The message from shark researchers sums it up: "Female shark hotspot?" tweeted the nonprofit Ocearch Tuesday afternoon.
17 hrs ago | Connect Savannah
CRI President and 17th U.S. Surgeon General Richard H. Carmona, M.D., M.P.H., FACS, understands diabetes from many perspectives, including its economic burden for the nation and the emotional toll it takes on patients.
Corey Dickstein/Savannah Morning News Bob Tulley assists a voter Tuesday at the Savannah Jewish Educational Alliance during runoff voting.
Savannah is keeping an eye on another important race during the primary runoff on Tuesday: the race for Chatham County School Board President.
Leonardo Lamont "Scoochie" Anderson, 38, has been charged with the Friday night shootings of two men on the 1200 block of Seiler Avenue that left one man dead and a second with serious injuries.
Police are asking the public's help locating a Savannah man they filed murder and aggravated assault charges against in connection with a Friday night double shooting on the city's eastside that left one person dead.
Mozart's Don Giovanni forms the centerpiece of the 2014 Savannah VOICE Festival, a two-week celebration of opera Aug. 1-17.
Some areas of Savannah saw almost 5 inches of rain Monday afternoon, causing numerous accidents and flooding across the city.
In southeast Georgia's 1st District, state Sen. Buddy Carter of Pooler faces Bob Johnson, a Savannah surgeon backed by local tea party groups.
After discovering fire and encircling his new flame in a tidy ring of stone, man has been wrangling wild landscapes into idealized form ever since.
Hargray Communications construction engineer Jason Ferguson, at right front, checks progress as a crew from contractor FiberOptic lays a cable for Hargray between Brooklet and Statesboro.
July 6: An off-duty Rincon Police officer complained that people were lighting fireworks in the Cove Subdivision at 12:30 a.m. and keeping her awake.
The chief and general manager of Southside Fire and EMS is stepping down; Wesley Meadows has been in charge of the largest private non profit fire service in the state for more than 15 years, and now, the search is on for a new chief.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 10:06 pm
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