Chatham County Newswire (Page 10)

Chatham County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chatham County, GA. (Page 10)

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  1. Port Wentworth Council to require Chamber audit next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | SavannahNow

    The Port Wentworth Chamber of Commerce will be required to have an audit next year after a City Council vote on the nonprofit's budget Thursday night. Councilman Bill Herrin asked that an audit be required instead of the current provision calling for a "certified compilation" report to the city's auditor.

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  2. Chatham County commission passes budget, sets millage ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | SavannahNow

    The Chatham County Commission on Friday adopted a combined $503 million budget and maintained its millage rates for the 2017 fiscal year. The commission maintained the millage rate for Chatham Area Transit at 1 mill, for the countywide general fund at 11.543 mills, and for the property tax paid by unincorporated residents at 4.13 mills.

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  3. Lumpkin addresses concerns over crime Savannah reduction resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | SavannahNow

    Savannah-Chatham Police Chief Joseph Lumpkin told county commissioners Friday that the police department is on its way to reducing crime in the metro area, but results are going to take time. Lumpkin fielded questions about whether the city's violent crime issue was improving during a presentation at the Chatham County Commission meeting.

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  4. Remembering Judy Vincent & Ronnie White: Victims of Wednesday's fatal I-16 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    One family, who lost two people in the tragedy that claimed five lives, took some time to remember their loved ones. They are trying to hold strong, but are grieving the loss of 66-year-old Judy Vincent and her son, 44-year-old Ronnie White.

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  5. Bullets strike home on E 57th St with children insideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | WALB-TV Albany

    A Savannah mother is fearing for the lives of her kids after bullets pierced the side of her home Friday morning. There are over a dozen bullet holes in her house, but the family believes at least 45 shots went off.

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  6. Metro Chief Jack Lumpkin gives update on crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Friday, Savannah-Chatham Police Chief Jack Lumpkin had to answer the hard questions in front of the county board, as we continue to see an increase in violent crime by nearly 25-percent. The chief presented a chart of the circumstances surrounding the homicides this year.

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  7. Crime report -Read the original story

    Friday Jun 24 | The Robesonian

    Britton Harsch reported Thursday that a $329.99 front-line tiller was stolen from Tractor Supply on Lackey Street in Lumberton, according to a police report. Paola Carrera and George Galanza, of Merritt Road, Fairmont, reported Thursday that someone broke into their car at Campbell's doctors office on Independence Drive, causing $350 in damage, and stole a $40 wallet and a driver's license, according to a police report.

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  8. Tim's Take: USGA's Open rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The lasting impression from the 2016 U.S. Open should have been from the trophy presentation, when a new major champion and his model wife staked their claim as the new prince and princess of golf. Instead, the court jesters took over.

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  9. Chatham County approves audit of Memorial UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... an audit of their own, but the commission voted to have an independent audit, because according to the Chatham County chairman, the county has a responsibility to protect the tax payer. "You inform the county participant that you are $25 million in ...

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  10. City of Tybee Island v. Harrod.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | FindLaw

    Following his arrest and conviction for public intoxication and disorderly conduct, Michael Harrod sued the City of Tybee Island for assault and battery and intentional infliction of emotional distress in connection with his arrest. A jury found against the City and in favor of Harrod and awarded him monetary damages.

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  11. Southern Weekend: Life is sweet at Leopold's soda shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Few things make you smile like a bowl of ice cream. A few scoops at a parlor in Savannah, GA, should do the trick.

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  12. Additional security cameras coming to SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    It has been at the top of Chief Lumpkin's wishlist and hoped for by most of the downtown residents: more security cameras throughout the city to help ward off and solve some of the city's crime. It appears that wish is coming true now.

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  13. Effingham Sheriff: Accidental gun discharge wounds two peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | SavannahNow

    ... animal shelter. June 6: A 71-year-old man who lives in Effingham said he and his wife got in an argument in Chatham County the day before and she was arrested. He said she charged $1,000 to his credit card, without his permission, for bail. He was ...

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  14. Humane Society offers drive-through low cost vaccination clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Humane Society for Greater Savannah will hold a Drive-through, Low-cost Shot Clinic Saturday, June 25 in the Chatham Co. Health Department parking lot, located at 1395 Eisenhower Drive.

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  15. Amy Schumer bringing comedy tour to SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | SavannahNow

    In this Nov. 15, 2015 file photo, Amy Schumer attends the VH1 Big In 2015 with Entertainment Weekly Award Show in West Hollywood, Calif.

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  16. Amy Schumer performs in Savannah this October; tix on sale June 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Connect Savannah

    Right off her live announcement on Thursday night to a sold out Madison Square Garden crowd, Amy Schumer will embark on a world tour of over 50 cities. She plays the Savannah Civic Center on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016.

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  17. Partners with Film Festivals Across the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Videomaker

    Festivals do three things for aspiring filmmakers: deliver audiences, connect you to the marketplace and provide learning opportunities for improving your craft. We at Videomaker love film festivals and try to support the ones we find the most worthy by passing out copies of Videomaker to attendees and/or providing subscriptions of Videomaker Magazine to festival entrants.

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  18. 1 ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Coastal Courier

    Five years ago, the Ogeechee River saw the largest fish kill in Georgia history. More than 38,000 fish, mussels and, according to citizen reports, other marine wildlife including alligators, turtles and birds, were found dead along a 70-mile stretch of river from Screven County to Chatham County.

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  19. Several free HIV testing events being offered in Chatham CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Monday, June 27 is HIV Testing Day, and the Chatham CARE Center is doing their part to keep people healthy by hosting several free testing events. Health experts say 1 in 8 people who are living with HIV in the U.S. do not even know they are infected, and that is why testing and prevention are key to fighting the AIDS epidemic.

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  20. Mission trip rewarding againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Bladen Journal

    Exactly what I did to deserve being called a heifer three times and forced to mop an entire church fellowship hall - all by my Savannah Missions friend Vicki Clark - well, I'll get to all that in a moment. This past weekend, along with being Father's Day, was the regular trip to Savannah, Ga., for the mission of feeding a portion of the homeless there and in any way possible sharing the word of God with folks who desperately need to hear it.

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