Chatham County Newswire (Page 8)

Chatham County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chatham County, GA. (Page 8)

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  1. Stacey Abrams stops in Savannah as part of her Gubernational CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Stacey Abrams hosted the forum at the Moses Jackson Community Center in West Savannah. Abrams is currently in the house of representatives serving Georgia's 89th district.

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  2. Officials work countywide to reduce juvenile delinquencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | SavannahNow

    ... aged 18 and younger, were arrested. Of those arrested, 80 percent were black and 72 percent were boys. But Chatham County Juvenile Court, the Savannah-Chatham police department and Savannah-Chatham Public Schools officials are working together to ...

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  3. Tips for summer heat safety in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    It is still important to remember the dangers of overheating and dehydration. If you're going to try to beat the heat for the afternoon in a pool, make sure to pay attention to how much water you're consuming as well.

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  4. April Damron, still missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Jasper County Sheriff's Office held a news conference Saturday afternoon in regards to three missing teen girls who were all reported missing in just a week's time. Natalie Walker, 16, Summer Jenkins, 16, and April Damron were all reported missing.

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  5. Pooler officials report ongoing development on city's northern, southern sidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | SavannahNow

    Land is being cleared on the south side of Pooler Parkway, across from the Savannah Quarters community. Pooler City Manager Robbie Byrd reported during a city planning retreat Saturday plans for the land should be submitted for review soon.

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  6. Judges demand - urgent' action on overflowing bathroom, air conditioning woes at courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | SavannahNow

    A Chatham County Superior Court judge has blasted "chronic, unresponsive management" at the county's aging courthouse and demanded for her fellow judges that conditions there be given "urgent priority." Judge Louisa Abbot directed her ire at two specific conditions - a malfunctioning air conditioning and heating system and a repeatedly overflowing bathroom in an office that houses judges' staff attorneys - at the J. Tom Coleman Courthouse on Montgomery Street.

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  7. Windsor Forest High School celebrates 50th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    It's the first school in Savannah to have air condition, has produced two District Teacher of the Years and a State Teacher of the Year. Windsor Forest High School opened in 1967 and has reputable alumni like Bernad James who played for the Mavericks and NFL player Eron Riley.

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  8. Family Child Care Conference held in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    "And it's really just a support system of people who have the same exact challenges and triumphs and they can really help each other so we just kind of give them the setting and the space to come together and do that," said Kristin Goetz, Child Care Resource and Referral. Goetz says that support system is something she really hopes participants take from Saturday's event.

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  9. City Talk: Congress for New Urbanism to bring convention, ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | SavannahNow

    We get a lot of conventions here, but one scheduled for 2018 could be especially relevant to Savannah's past, present and future. The Congress for the New Urbanism will hold its 26th convention from May 16 to 19, 2018.

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  10. Sara's Weeknight MealsRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 24 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Renowned chef, television personality, magazine editor and cookbook author Sara Moulton brings her signature warmth and informative style back to public television in her new series, SARA'S WEEKNIGHT MEALS. Based on her book, Sara's Secrets for Weeknight Meals, Sara and her celebrity-chef friends share their ideas for flavorful, healthy meals with minimal fuss.

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  11. $7 million courthouse renovations aimed at - professional feel,' increased public safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | SavannahNow

    Project manager George Bowen shows off the new State Courtroom on the first floor of the Chatham County Courthouse as part of a $7 million renovation project. The wide open first floor of the Chatham County Courthouse where new tiles and lighting have replaced the original first floor entrance.

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  12. Even a tornado cana t keep this beloved civil war monument downRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | The Island Packet

    Fort Pulaski has been under siege before, but its most recent adversary, an EF2 tornado that struck on May 23, hit especially hard. After a month-long closure for repairs, the fort will open to the public again Thursday.

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  13. Faith MattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | SavannahNow

    ... engaged in a month-long study of the Protestant Reformation. Cost: $4 per person. All are welcome. Savannah/Chatham County Christian Women's Connection will meet at noon June 28 at Carey Hilliard's Banquet Room, 11111 Abercorn Street Extension. ...

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  14. Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | SavannahNow

    ... allows. For information, call 912-652-0365. See a complete list of events online at savannahnow.com. The Chatham County Board of Commissioners intends to increase the property taxes it will levy this year by 2.74 percentage over the rollback millage ...

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  15. Garden Guru: Pineapple lily easy to grow, exotically beautifulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | SavannahNow

    The pineapple lily, like this variety called Glow Sticks, is cold hardy from zones 6 to 9 and is an easy bulb to grow provided you have good winter drainage. The pineapple lily produces strapped leaf foliage that may be green or shades of burgundy depending on the variety.

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  16. GBI investigating fatal shooting during SWAT operation on West 38th St. in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | WTVM

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigations will investigate a fatal shooting on the 500 block of West 38th Street, near Burroughs Street, in Savannah. According to Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Chief Jack Lumpkin, a SWAT team was serving a warrant for CNT at a residence Friday evening around 6:15 p.m. Right when the SWAT unit had broken down the door, they stopped because they reported hearing gunshots.

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  17. Police arrest suspect in Port Wentworth gas station holdupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | SavannahNow

    Port Wentworth police arrested a man Friday night who is suspected of committing an armed robbery at a Highway 21 gas station early Wednesday morning. A tip from the community led police to Jesse James McCrae's - also known as Jesse James McKrae - location, police say.

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  18. Vox Populi: - Most people love this country. What they hate is the government.'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | SavannahNow

    ... cleavage and patchwork already." "An amusing fact: Trump wants to cut taxes on the rich and Savannah and Chatham County are raising property taxes on everybody but the rich." "It would be nice if the voting population of the state of Kentucky would ...

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  19. Savannah-area home sales have record monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | SavannahNow

    Savannah-area home sales reached a benchmark in May with 775 homes selling across Bryan, Chatham and Effingham counties. It was the highest number of sales since at least January 2012, according to data recently released by Savannah Multi List Corp. Year-over-year, May sales increased 16 percent with 668 homes selling during May 2016.

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  20. Mosquito Control error: A real buzzkillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | SavannahNow

    It's a shame that Tybee Island beekeeper David Strickland lost thousands of his honey-making bees Tuesday night because of a mistake by Chatham County's Mosquito Control unit. This unfortunate accident illustrates the importance of protecting bees and other pollinating insects, which have been disappearing in alarming numbers which poses a potential threat to the future of the nation's food supply.

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