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  1. Editorial: Protect Underground SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | SavannahNow

    Last summer, Savannah State University officials broke ground on the construction of a $20.5 million science and technology building, but before they did they took the time to research whether they were building on the site of a former cemetery for slaves. They also took time to honor the memories of those who may have toiled on that spot - part of the old Placentia Plantation - before going forward with the construction of the needed campus building.

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  2. Georgia Trust: Underground Savannah is in perilRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bluffton Today

    Rita Elliott explains her findings at the Revolutionary War-era Spring Hill redoubt in 2005. Without Coastal Heritage Society's archaeological efforts, the original earthen fort would not have been documented.

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  3. Coastal Empire colleges see rise in students battling anxiety, depressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WALB-TV Albany

    More and more college students are turning to their counseling centers to get help with conditions like anxiety and depression. The American College Health Association says a record number of college students are reaching out for help and it could be straining resources.

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  4. Ga. Trust: Underground Savannah is in perilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | SavannahNow

    Rita Elliott explains her findings at the Revolutionary War-era Spring Hill redoubt in 2005. Without Coastal Heritage Society's archaeological efforts, the original earthen fort would not have been documented.

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  5. Cohen's Retreat owner finds new inspiration after 5 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Bluffton Today

    Colleen Smith's love for Cohen's Retreat began long before she purchased the Skidaway Road property five years ago and transformed it into one of Savannah's most unique restaurants and retail spaces. "I have a real connection with this building.

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  6. Editor's Note: Armstrong/Georgia Southern merger brings fear, and many questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 25 | Connect Savannah

    ON WEDNESDAY of this week, the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia will almost certainly vote in favor of consolidating Statesboro's Georgia Southern University and Armstrong State University in Savannah. While the stated intent of the merger is to streamline and enhance educational opportunities at both institutions, let's be frank: Only one will survive.

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  7. Long-time Spencer Elementary School Principal passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Longtime Spencer Elementary School Principal, Andrea Williams, passed away Wednesday afternoon. Principal Williams graduated from Savannah High School and Savannah State University.

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  8. Longtime Spencer Elementary School principal deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | SavannahNow

    Longtime Spencer Elementary School Principal Andrea Williams has died, according to a press release from Savannah-Chatham County Public School System. Spokeswoman Shiela Blanco said SCCPSS extends their condolences to Ms.

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  9. Benedictine Cadets run past Jeff Davis 41-0 for 25th straight winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 3 | SavannahNow

    Just 45 seconds into Friday's game, BC's Chandler White forces a fumble from Jeff Davis' Jaylen Kirby and the ball was recovered by BC's Jonah Griffin. BC soon scored the game's first touchdown.

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  10. SSU hoping win turns its season aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 3 | SavannahNow

    Savannah State University football coach Erik Raeburn answers questions during media day this summer at Tiger Arena. When Savannah State fell to 0-7 after a 52-27 loss to Charleston Southern two weeks ago, head coach Erik Raeburn knew his team could have packed in the season.

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  11. Rock 'N' Roll Marathon Band ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 31 | Connect Savannah

    Truman Pkway, Delesseps Exit: Moss City Groove JD Music Group 8:40AM-2:30PM Savannah State University : The Wave Slaves Dirk Quinn Band 9AM-1:05PM Washington & Cedar : Deep End Perpetual Care 9:25AM-2:15PM Following Fitz and the Tantrums' performance, local acts will rock out on the main stage until 3:30 p.m. A native Savannahian, Jim has been editor-in-chief of Connect Savannah for 15 years. The University of Georgia graduate is also a travel writer, authoring regional guides in the Moon handbook series... A native Savannahian, Jim has been editor-in-chief of Connect Savannah for 15 years.

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  12. Rock - n' Roll never sleepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 31 | Connect Savannah

    Marathon and Half Marathon begin 7:30 a.m. at Bay and Bull on Saturday Nov. 4; Fitz and the Tantrums scheduled for noon in Forsyth Park. NOW IN its seventh year, the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon and Half Marathon will bring participants from all 50 states and 15 countries to Savannah for the event.

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  13. Paige Bullard speaking at Blends Coffee on Broughton Street.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 31 | WALB-TV Albany

    A victim of a rape on the campus of Savannah State University in 2013 is recounting her horrific experience in hopes of helping other victims and making a difference. Paige Bullard's public appearance comes after she was awarded $10 million last week in a civil case against the on-campus housing where the attack occurred.

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  14. Savannah branch NAACP celebrates 100 years of serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 28 | SavannahNow

    Hilda Cohen, Velma Johnson and Carolyn Scott of the NAACP 100 Voice Choir sing "Lift Every Voice and Sing." E. Larry McDuffie led the crowd in song while accepting his Trail Blazer Award from the Savannah NAACP.

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  15. NSU freshman, football player shot and killed in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 28 | WKRN

    A Norfolk State freshman and defensive lineman for the school's football team was killed Friday night in Norfolk, Virginia. Officers went to the scene and found 19 year-old Nicolas Ackies inside a Hayes Street apartment who had been shot, according to police.

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  16. Judge Throws Dentons Counsel Off Federal Fraud Case Against Former Sutherland PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 24 | Law.com

    A federal judge in Atlanta has disqualified global law firm Dentons for a conflict of interest in its defense of a former partner with Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan. Federal prosecutors in Atlanta have persuaded a judge to bounce Dentons attorneys off the defense team of a former partner at Atlanta firm Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan charged with stealing millions of dollars from a client's trust funds.

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  17. Survey: Corporate Executives Forecast Smaller Deals in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 26 | Law.com

    M&A activity over the next 12 months will be dominated by small and middle-market deals, according to corporate executives who participated in the 13th annual Dykema M&A Outlook Survey . Seventy percent of corporate executives expect the number of deals valued at less than $50 million to increase over the next 12 months, and 53 percent expect an increase in the number of deals valued between $50 million and $100 million.

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  18. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 26 | WALB-TV Albany

    A Chatham County jury has returned a $10 million verdict in a civil case against the owner of a housing complex where a rape occurred on the campus of Savannah State University in 2013. According to Attorney Mark Tate, the civil case was against Savannah State University Foundation Real Estate Ventures LLC, the company that owns the housing complex where the attack occurred, due to a lack of security on campus.

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  19. Jury returns $10 million civil verdict in 2013 SSU rape caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 26 | SavannahNow

    A Chatham County State Court jury last night returned a $10 million civil verdict against the owner of a Savannah State University campus housing complex for the 2013 rapes and assaults on two SSU students at their campus housing by a serial rapist. Jurors found defendant Savannah State University Foundation Real Estate Ventures LLC, a private, nonprofit created to handle the $27 million in bonds - - through the Savannah Economic Opportunity Authority - to purchase the property , for the University Commons on LaRoche Avenue where the attacks occurred.

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  20. Herald hosts mayoral candidate forum MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 19 | Statesboro Herald

    The Statesboro Herald will host the three candidates for mayor of Statesboro in a forum Monday evening, giving voters another chance to hear from them before deciding.

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