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    1 hr ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Their new comfort dog Elizabeth, or Lizzie as she's known to the community, is the only Comfort Dog for Savannah and the first one in the state of Georgia. She's had over 2,000 hours of training, along with sessions with her 10 new caregivers at the church.

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  2. NAACP to host mass meeting with police to discuss Use of Force in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Savannah Branch NAACP is hosting a mass meeting Sunday in a continued effort to improve relationships between the police force and the community. Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Chief Joseph Lumpkin, Tybee Island Police Chief Robert Bryson, and Garden City Police Chief David Lyons have all been invited to speak on the Use of Force and relationships between police and the community.

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    19 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The community has really come together and shown how Savannah and surrounding areas can show love to others who they have never met. One man spent two weeks helping Louisiana flood victims and a group who collected more donations than they could've ever imagined.

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  4. Friends of Animals holds 18th annual animal welfare auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Friends of Animals of the Coastal Empire held an event Saturday that not only will help the animals, but it also gave those in attendance a chance to wear their best western attire. "It's so wonderful.

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  5. 100 Black Men of Savannah holds Youth Leadership Academy kickoff eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The goal is to help the members become successful and productive citizens as well as to prepare them for going to college. "To have young people understand that they are not waiting for purity in their life, that they can be productive at this age, and we do activities that help them be productive," said Zke Zimmerman, President of 100 Black Men of Savannah.

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  6. Army Ranger training at Ft. Stewart diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Staff Sgt. Avonye John Cavon Chisolm died at Memorial in Savannah on Thursday as a result of injuries he sustained on Wednesday at Fort Stewart.

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  7. Metro police working to keep guns out of criminals' handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Savannah-Chatham Metro Police said Friday morning more than 500 guns have been stolen from cars, homes and stores just this year. They've also taken more than 650 guns out of the hands of criminals in that same time period.

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  8. 4th annual Fireball 40 Memorial Baseball Tournament kicks off SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Cory Wilson, a 21-year-old Georgia Southern student and Savannah native, died unexpectedly as a result of a fatal heart arrhythmia in 2013. Baseball players and fans will gather at L. Scott Stell Park in Savannah over the weekend to honor Wilson at the 4th annual Fireball 40 Memorial Baseball Tournament.

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  9. Army Ranger from Atlanta dies after training jumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    An Army Ranger from Atlanta has died after sustaining serious injuries during a training jump at Fort Stewart in eastern Georgia.

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  10. CDC talks 'Zika protection'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Do what you can to prevent being bitten by mosquitoes and protect yourself if you are going to have sex with anyone who has traveled to an area where Zika is being circulated. "While we have no information to suggest that local transmission by mosquitoes is going on in Savannah, it just makes good sense for people to take precautions to protect themselves from mosquito bites - especially pregnant women, because Zika Virus can have devastating effects on their unborn babies."

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  11. Public meeting held on Phase 3 of Victory Drive planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Officials with Savannah's Metropolitan Planning Commission invited the public out to the First Presbyterian Church on Washington Drive, giving them a chance to offer their ideas about the improvement considerations for Victory Drive. The study into the area began two years ago, and since then we've moved to Phase Three which focuses on the stretch of Victory from Bee Road to Skidaway.

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  12. Plans to remove Spanish Moss for TV series has residents seeing redRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Hostess City is landing its long-coveted TV series this week, as the WGN America show, 'Underground' will begin filming its second season in Savannah next week. However, the fanfare may be shortlived.

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  13. Pregnant woman arrested in Bacon County on cruelty to children, battery chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A woman is behind bars and facing multiple charges after police in Alma responded to the Bacon County Hospital Wednesday, regarding a 21-month-old child with severe bruising over her entire body. Police say the child was transported by ambulance to Memorial Health in Savannah, due to the nature of her injuries.

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  14. Vigil held for Savannah shooting victim killed FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Daniel Landy, 29, died after he was allegedly shot by Brandon Fuller Friday night outside of the One Stop Shop on 37th Street. Family and friends of the victim gathering at that spot tonight to remember him and call for an end to violence.

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  15. Mobile Market Truck stops by Savannah schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Success in the classroom starts with healthy habits, like eating right. Savannah-Chatham Schools is now helping to make sure students have the fresh fruits and veggies they need, through their Mobile Market Truck initiative.

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  16. Community meeting held with police after young girl raped in Carver HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Savannah-Chatham Metro Police is hosting a community meeting at the Carver Heights Community Center to dispel rumors and discuss safety. This is a meeting pulling in not only folks from the surrounding neighborhood but from other areas of Savannah.

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  17. WGN America's 'Underground' to begin filming in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    "Underground", from Executive Producer John Legend, chronicles the lives of some of America's most unsung heroes, slaves who risked their lives to reach freedom. Season two will feature pioneering Underground Railroad Conductor Harriet Tubman.

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  18. Convergys job fair held in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Convergys Corporation held a job fair Wednesday to hire employees for their new Chatham County expansion that is coming soon. The company is opening a customer service center in town, and they say a job with Convergys can open the door of opportunity for anyone.

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  19. City of Savannah conducts code violation sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The City of Savannah is cracking down on derelict properties, animals running wild, and those old cars sitting on your front lawn. Wednesday morning, the Property Maintenance Division, along with Zoning, Revenue and Animal Control hit the streets of Savannah from West 61st Street to 52st Street, handing out citations and court orders for properties in disrepair.

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  20. Pride Pools holding job fair Thursday in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    They will be holding on-site interviews Thursday, Aug. 25 inside the Shoppes of Savannah Outlet Center at 11 Gateway Boulevard South, Suite 2, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Come dressed to impress and make sure to bring your resume.

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