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  • Shooting and Chase Investigation

    Shooting and Chase Investigation

     

  • Plea Deal Expected in 2012 Murder of Volunteer Isle of Hope Firefighter

    Plea Deal Expected in 2012 Murder of Volunteer Isle of Hope Firefighter

    Thursday, August 21 2014 1:34 AM EDT2014-08-21 05:34:03 GMT
    Isle of Hope Volunteer Firefighter Wesley Franklin who was gunned down in an attempted robbery back in 2012.Isle of Hope Volunteer Firefighter Wesley Franklin who was gunned down in an attempted robbery back in 2012.
    Justice could finally be near for the family of a volunteer Isle of Hope Firefighter who police say was shot and killed during a robbery attempt outside a bar in Sandfly back in 2012. 
    Justice could finally be near for the family of a volunteer Isle of Hope Firefighter who police say was shot and killed during a robbery attempt outside a bar in Sandfly back in 2012. 
  • Richmond Hill Shooting Tied to Chase, Five Arrested

    Richmond Hill Shooting Tied to Chase, Five Arrested

    Thursday, August 21 2014 1:32 AM EDT2014-08-21 05:32:47 GMT
    Deer Run Apartment complex in Hardeeville where officers arrested five suspects after a chase from Richmond Hill. Detectives say the unidentifed suspects are connected to a shooting investigation in Richmond Hill.Deer Run Apartment complex in Hardeeville where officers arrested five suspects after a chase from Richmond Hill. Detectives say the unidentifed suspects are connected to a shooting investigation in Richmond Hill.
    Five suspects are in custody after leading police on a chase that police say began in after a shooting in Richmond Hill and ended across state lines at a Hardeeville apartment complex Wednesday afternoon.
    Five suspects are in custody after leading police on a chase that police say began in after a shooting in Richmond Hill and ended across state lines at a Hardeeville apartment complex Wednesday afternoon.
  • Heat Policies For Savannah Horses In Carriages and Mounted Patrol

    Heat Policies For Savannah Horses In Carriages and Mounted Patrol

     

  • Keeping Your Pets Safe During The Heat

    Keeping Your Pets Safe During The Heat

     

  • Keeping Your Pets Safe During The Heat

    Keeping Your Pets Safe During The Heat

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:33 PM EDT2014-08-21 03:33:34 GMT
    The heat can be dangerous for our furry friends. Veterinarian Dr. Rese at Guyton Animal Hospital said dogs and cats can get heat stroke. Dr. Rese said some warning signs to look out for include pale gums with a really red tongue, abnormal breathing, and acting disoriented. The veterinarian said don’t use ice cold water to cool your pets off if they get overheated. "Use cool water and get a fan. Just get them cooled off as soon as you can and get them to a veterinarian because the longer th...
    The heat can be dangerous for our furry friends. Veterinarian Dr. Rese at Guyton Animal Hospital said dogs and cats can get heat stroke. Dr. Rese said some warning signs to look out for include pale gums with a really red tongue, abnormal breathing, and acting disoriented. The veterinarian said don’t use ice cold water to cool your pets off if they get overheated. "Use cool water and get a fan. Just get them cooled off as soon as you can and get them to a veterinarian because the longer th...
  • Heat Policies For Savannah Horses In Carriages and Mounted Patrol

    Heat Policies For Savannah Horses In Carriages and Mounted Patrol

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:01 PM EDT2014-08-21 03:01:40 GMT
    If you went outside today it didn't take long to break a sweat. The heat is not only making it dangerous for outside workers but those with four legs. The horses in downtown Savannah that work are getting a break. The animals are not only used to pull tourists in carriages but also help the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department with safety. It was a day off the street for the horses in Metro’s Mounted Patrol. When the heat index reaches 100 these animals get to rest their hooves....
    If you went outside today it didn't take long to break a sweat. The heat is not only making it dangerous for outside workers but those with four legs. The horses in downtown Savannah that work are getting a break. The animals are not only used to pull tourists in carriages but also help the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department with safety. It was a day off the street for the horses in Metro’s Mounted Patrol. When the heat index reaches 100 these animals get to rest their hooves....
  • Midway Police Accept #IceBucketChallenge

    Midway Police Accept #IceBucketChallenge

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:59 PM EDT2014-08-21 02:59:28 GMT
    The Midway Police Department is the latest to accept the Ice Bucket Challenge that draws attention to ALS or Lou Gehrig's Disease.
    The Midway Police Department is the latest to accept the Ice Bucket Challenge that draws attention to ALS or Lou Gehrig's Disease.
  • Midway Police Accept #IceBucketChallenge

    Midway Police Accept #IceBucketChallenge

     

     

  • UPDATE: Missing Man Located

    UPDATE: Missing Man Located

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:12 PM EDT2014-08-21 01:12:47 GMT
    Statesboro police are searching for a missing man. Robert Poole was last seen in South Carolina before he left the state, headed to Statesboro. He is 5'11", 40 lb and has gray hair and blues eyes. Poole drives hunter green Ford Escape with a South Carolina tag. If you have any information call Detective Holloway at 531-1174.
    Statesboro police are searching for a missing man. Robert Poole was last seen in South Carolina before he left the state, headed to Statesboro. He is 5'11", 40 lb and has gray hair and blues eyes. Poole drives hunter green Ford Escape with a South Carolina tag. If you have any information call Detective Holloway at 531-1174.
  • GSP Investigates Deadly Crash in Bulloch County

    GSP Investigates Deadly Crash in Bulloch County

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 8:04 PM EDT2014-08-21 00:04:20 GMT
    The Georgia State patrol is investigating a deadly crash in Bulloch County.
    The Georgia State patrol is investigating a deadly crash in Bulloch County.
  • 100 Worst Properties List in Savannah

    100 Worst Properties List in Savannah

     

  • Crisis Intervention Team Helps The Mentally Ill

    Crisis Intervention Team Helps The Mentally Ill

     Law enforcement officers trained to recognize those who need help rather than incarceration make up the Crisis Intervention Team.

     Law enforcement officers trained to recognize those who need help rather than incarceration make up the Crisis Intervention Team.

  • Crisis Intervention Team Helping The Mentally Ill

    Crisis Intervention Team Helping The Mentally Ill

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:40 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:40:28 GMT
    We often hear about overcrowding at jails - but many law enforcement officers will tell you that some of those incarcerated don't need to be there. They're the mentally ill in need of help and there's a program that's trying to do just that. The Crisis Intervention Team is a program that trains law enforcement officers to better recognize and deal with those who need help - rather than incarceration.
    We often hear about overcrowding at jails - but many law enforcement officers will tell you that some of those incarcerated don't need to be there. They're the mentally ill in need of help and there's a program that's trying to do just that. The Crisis Intervention Team is a program that trains law enforcement officers to better recognize and deal with those who need help - rather than incarceration.
  • LC Tourism Way Up This Year

    LC Tourism Way Up This Year

    HiltonHead Island hasjust been recognized for having the "most southern hospitality" in South Carolina. And that may be the reason the island is seeing a7% increase in occupancy over last year, occurring to Chamber of Commerce. So what's behind the tourism upswing? News 3's Brittany Shane went out and asked tourists.Paul West and his family made the trek from North Carolina to check out Hilton Head for their very first time and he says its much better than other South Carolina tourist towns....
    HiltonHead Island hasjust been recognized for having the "most southern hospitality" in South Carolina. And that may be the reason the island is seeing a7% increase in occupancy over last year, occurring to Chamber of Commerce. So what's behind the tourism upswing? News 3's Brittany Shane went out and asked tourists.Paul West and his family made the trek from North Carolina to check out Hilton Head for their very first time and he says its much better than other South Carolina tourist towns....
  • CrimeStoppers Seeking Information on 2005 Homicide

    CrimeStoppers Seeking Information on 2005 Homicide

    CrimeStoppers is looking for information to help solve a murder that happened in 2005.18 year old Julius Baker was killed while walking to a store. His body was found in a vacant lot on East Henry Street. Bakerhad recently graduated from Beach High School and just joined the Army. Police need help solving the crime, there is a potential cash reward of up to $2, 500in the case. Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 234-2020.
    CrimeStoppers is looking for information to help solve a murder that happened in 2005.18 year old Julius Baker was killed while walking to a store. His body was found in a vacant lot on East Henry Street. Bakerhad recently graduated from Beach High School and just joined the Army. Police need help solving the crime, there is a potential cash reward of up to $2, 500in the case. Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 234-2020.
  • DEVELOPING: SCMP Investigating Shooting on East Waldburg St.

    DEVELOPING: SCMP Investigating Shooting on East Waldburg St.

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:17 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:17:18 GMT
    Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are on the scene of a shooting on East Waldburg Street in Savannah.
    Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are on the scene of a shooting on East Waldburg Street in Savannah.
  • Man Charged in Death of Puppy

    Man Charged in Death of Puppy

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 3:47 PM EDT2014-08-20 19:47:21 GMT
    Savannah-Chatham Metro Police say they have arrested 20-year-old Briceson Moore in connection to the death of a puppy in July.
    Savannah-Chatham Metro Police say they have arrested 20-year-old Briceson Moore in connection to the death of a puppy in July.
  • Public Asked to Respond to Proposed Troop Reductions

    Public Asked to Respond to Proposed Troop Reductions

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:47 PM EDT2014-08-20 18:47:31 GMT
    The city of Hinesville is reminding residents that the Army Environmental Command at Fort Sam Houston, TX is currently receiving the public's comments concerning projected cuts.
    The city of Hinesville is reminding residents that the Army Environmental Command at Fort Sam Houston, TX is currently receiving the public's comments concerning projected cuts.
  • City of Savannah Releases 100 Worst Properties list

    City of Savannah Releases 100 Worst Properties list

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:51:13 GMT
    The City of Savannah has unveiled the 100 Worst Properties list.
    The City of Savannah has unveiled the 100 Worst Properties list.
  • Train Derailment Forces Road Closure in Garden City

    Train Derailment Forces Road Closure in Garden City

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:21 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:21:14 GMT
    Main Street and Brampton Street in Garden city is temporarily closed after a train derailment at the location. It happened around 12:30 p.m. The train was not carrying hazardous materials. Drivers are advised to avoid the area.
    Main Street and Brampton Street in Garden city is temporarily closed after a train derailment at the location. It happened around 12:30 p.m. The train was not carrying hazardous materials. Drivers are advised to avoid the area.
  • Savannah Achieves Highest ISO Rating

    Savannah Achieves Highest ISO Rating

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:19 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:19:54 GMT
    The city of Savannah and Savannah Fire Emergency Services have been elevated to among the highest rated cities and fire departments in America, according to the Insurance Services Office (ISO).
    The city of Savannah and Savannah Fire Emergency Services have been elevated to among the highest rated cities and fire departments in America, according to the Insurance Services Office (ISO).
  • UPDATE: Man Drowns Off Harbor Island

    UPDATE: Man Drowns Off Harbor Island

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 12:54 PM EDT2014-08-20 16:54:18 GMT
    The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible drowning near the Harbor Island/Hunting Island sandbar.
    The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible drowning near the Harbor Island/Hunting Island sandbar.
  • Keeping Safe in the Heat

    Keeping Safe in the Heat

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 12:03 PM EDT2014-08-20 16:03:58 GMT
    The weather is heating up across the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry this week.
    The weather is heating up across the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry this week.
  • Registration Open For Middle School Summit

    Registration Open For Middle School Summit

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 12:03 PM EDT2014-08-20 16:03:18 GMT
    The City of Savannah and the Savannah Youth Council in partnership with America's Promise Alliance will host #Choices: A Community Summit for middle school students on Tuesday, Sept. 23 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Savannah Civic Center. Students enrolled in grades 6th-8th and their parents are invited to attend. Registration is required by Sept. 5. Attendees can register online at www.savannahga.gov/choices. Parents are encouraged to attend with their children to participate in the parents'...
    The City of Savannah and the Savannah Youth Council in partnership with America's Promise Alliance will host #Choices: A Community Summit for middle school students on Tuesday, Sept. 23 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Savannah Civic Center. Students enrolled in grades 6th-8th and their parents are invited to attend. Registration is required by Sept. 5. Attendees can register online at www.savannahga.gov/choices. Parents are encouraged to attend with their children to participate in the parents'...
  • Heat Hits Outdoor Workers Hardest

    Heat Hits Outdoor Workers Hardest

     

  • Heat Hits Outdoor Workers Hardest

    Heat Hits Outdoor Workers Hardest

    It's a slow, steady rise in temperatures, as the heat closes in on triple digits Many know that young kids and older people are more vulnerable to heat injuries. But there are workers who also fill up emergency rooms during hot weather.Today's health alert targets the outdoor workforce in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry.News 3's Martin Staunton has details.
    It's a slow, steady rise in temperatures, as the heat closes in on triple digits Many know that young kids and older people are more vulnerable to heat injuries. But there are workers who also fill up emergency rooms during hot weather.Today's health alert targets the outdoor workforce in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry.News 3's Martin Staunton has details.
  • Our Hometown: Oatland Island Celebrates 40th Anniversary

    Our Hometown: Oatland Island Celebrates 40th Anniversary

    The Oatland Island Wildlife Center turns 40 this month! To mark this milestone, they're throwing a huge celebration... and you're invited!
    The Oatland Island Wildlife Center turns 40 this month! To mark this milestone, they're throwing a huge celebration... and you're invited!
  • Coastal Sunrise Birthday and Anniversary Greetings for August 20, 2014

    Coastal Sunrise Birthday and Anniversary Greetings for August 20, 2014

    Here's a look at today's celebrations!
    Here's a look at today's celebrations!
  • Changes Made To SSU Student Housing After Move-In Challenges Last Year

    Changes Made To SSU Student Housing After Move-In Challenges Last Year

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:27 PM EDT2014-08-20 03:27:52 GMT
    On-campus housing on Savannah State University continues to be a hot commodity. Just like last year, more students applied to live on campus than there is dorm space. However, university officials said this year's move in went a lot smoother. Last year, SSU parents turned to News 3 after waiting for hours to find out if their student would have a place to stay. At issue was confusion over room confirmations. The University made some changes to student housing this year to help correct issu...
    On-campus housing on Savannah State University continues to be a hot commodity. Just like last year, more students applied to live on campus than there is dorm space. However, university officials said this year's move in went a lot smoother. Last year, SSU parents turned to News 3 after waiting for hours to find out if their student would have a place to stay. At issue was confusion over room confirmations. The University made some changes to student housing this year to help correct issu...
  • SCMPD Major Takes #IceBucketChallenge

    SCMPD Major Takes #IceBucketChallenge

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:41 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:41:50 GMT
    Efforts to raise awareness and money for ALS continued Tuesday with Savannah-Chatham Metro Police getting in on the action.
    Efforts to raise awareness and money for ALS continued Tuesday with Savannah-Chatham Metro Police getting in on the action.
  • Celebrating History : 140 Years of Willow Hill School

    Celebrating History : 140 Years of Willow Hill School

    Willow Hill School was once the oldest operating school in Bulloch County.
    Willow Hill School was once the oldest operating school in Bulloch County.
  • Big Tree Falls and Damages Savannah Home

    Big Tree Falls and Damages Savannah Home

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:45 PM EDT2014-08-19 23:45:40 GMT

    Repairs are on the itinerary for one Savannah homeowner after Tuesday's storm sent a large three tumbling down on her house.


    Repairs are on the itinerary for one Savannah homeowner after Tuesday's storm sent a large three tumbling down on her house.


  • What Grade is the Savannah-Chatham County School System Giving First Student?

    What Grade is the Savannah-Chatham County School System Giving First Student?

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:06 PM EDT2014-08-19 23:06:38 GMT
    Is the bus company getting any better? What is the school system's next move? If any?
    Is the bus company getting any better? What is the school system's next move? If any?
  • St. James & Blessed Sacrament Face ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    St. James & Blessed Sacrament Face ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:59 PM EDT2014-08-19 22:59:11 GMT
    Thousands of people around the country are connecting to strike out ALS also or Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.Also known as Lou Gehrig's disease - ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord.Tonight - how young people in savannah are pouring their hearts into a national effort to raise awareness. Thinking, memory and muscle power is good for the lady chargers 7t...
    Thousands of people around the country are connecting to strike out ALS also or Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.Also known as Lou Gehrig's disease - ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord.Tonight - how young people in savannah are pouring their hearts into a national effort to raise awareness. Thinking, memory and muscle power is good for the lady chargers 7t...
  • No Vaccine, No School For Hundreds In Beaufort County

    No Vaccine, No School For Hundreds In Beaufort County

    Hundreds sent home yesterday and again today, throughout the district for failing to receive the state-mandatedT-DAP vaccine. The shot protects against several illnesses such as whooping cough which doctors say is extremely contagious. But parents tellNEWS 3they had no idea their kids would be kept from class. No extension will be given to the more than 350 seventh grade students who showed up yesterday to school without theirT-DAP vaccine. "Correct its a safe and health issue that we don't...
    Hundreds sent home yesterday and again today, throughout the district for failing to receive the state-mandatedT-DAP vaccine. The shot protects against several illnesses such as whooping cough which doctors say is extremely contagious. But parents tellNEWS 3they had no idea their kids would be kept from class. No extension will be given to the more than 350 seventh grade students who showed up yesterday to school without theirT-DAP vaccine. "Correct its a safe and health issue that we don't...
  • Police Pursuit Raises Concerns

    Police Pursuit Raises Concerns

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:23 PM EDT2014-08-19 22:23:57 GMT
    A police pursuit results in several wrecks and six injured people Friday night - now some in the community are questioning police policy regarding pursuits and whether that policy was followed.
    A police pursuit results in several wrecks and six injured people Friday night - now some in the community are questioning police policy regarding pursuits and whether that policy was followed.
  • BCSO Searching for suspect in Hilton Head Suntrust Bank Robbery

    BCSO Searching for suspect in Hilton Head Suntrust Bank Robbery

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:03 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:03:40 GMT
    The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office says they are investigating a robbery that occurred Tuesday afternoon at a bank on the North end of Hilton Head Island.
    The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office says they are investigating a robbery that occurred Tuesday afternoon at a bank on the North end of Hilton Head Island.
  • Bluffton Man Arrested for Criminal Sexual Conduct with Child

    Bluffton Man Arrested for Criminal Sexual Conduct with Child

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 2:09 PM EDT2014-08-19 18:09:38 GMT
    The South Carolina Attorney General's office says 45-year-old Patrick Kevin Vanhorn has been arrested and charged with criminal sexual conduct with a child.
    The South Carolina Attorney General's office says 45-year-old Patrick Kevin Vanhorn has been arrested and charged with criminal sexual conduct with a child.
  • Gov. Deal Announces $39.7 Million In Community Development Awards

    Gov. Deal Announces $39.7 Million In Community Development Awards

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 2:00 PM EDT2014-08-19 18:00:09 GMT
    Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that 82 Georgia communities will receive a total of $39.7 million in assistance to grow their local economies. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded the funding to Georgia's Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, which is administered by the Department of Community Affairs (DCA). “Strong, vibrant communities help attract companies to the state,” Deal said. “The projects funded by this program will ensure successful econo...
    Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that 82 Georgia communities will receive a total of $39.7 million in assistance to grow their local economies. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded the funding to Georgia's Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, which is administered by the Department of Community Affairs (DCA). “Strong, vibrant communities help attract companies to the state,” Deal said. “The projects funded by this program will ensure successful econo...
  • Two Women Injured in Motorcycle Crash

    Two Women Injured in Motorcycle Crash

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-08-19 17:51:15 GMT
    Two women were injured Monday night in Hinesville when a vehicle pulled in front of their motorcycle.
    Two women were injured Monday night in Hinesville when a vehicle pulled in front of their motorcycle.
  • Another Big Data Breach May Affect Some in Statesboro Area, What Experts Advise

    Another Big Data Breach May Affect Some in Statesboro Area, What Experts Advise

    Another Big Data Breach May Affect Some in Statesboro Area, What Experts Advise

    A huge data security breach at more than 200 hospitals nationwide may affect some patients who used East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro. Experts are weighing in with the best ways to protect your credit.
    A huge data security breach at more than 200 hospitals nationwide may affect some patients who used East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro. Experts are weighing in with the best ways to protect your credit.
  • STORM DAMAGE: Tree Takes Down Power line on Georgia Ave.

    STORM DAMAGE: Tree Takes Down Power line on Georgia Ave.

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 1:43 PM EDT2014-08-19 17:43:15 GMT
    A storm has brought down a tree on Georgia Ave in Savannah and the tree has fallen on some power lines.
    A storm has brought down a tree on Georgia Ave in Savannah and the tree has fallen on some power lines.
  • Large amount of crack cocaine seized in Savannah

    Large amount of crack cocaine seized in Savannah

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 1:40 PM EDT2014-08-19 17:40:57 GMT
    Cocaine siezed by CNTCocaine siezed by CNT
    Two men are behind bars after the Chatham Savannah counter Narcotics Team found almost 6 ounces of crack cocaine, marijuana, and guns. CNT says the investigation into 42-year-old Eric Bradley for possible drug sales out of his home.
    Two men are behind bars after the Chatham Savannah counter Narcotics Team found almost 6 ounces of crack cocaine, marijuana, and guns. CNT says the investigation into 42-year-old Eric Bradley for possible drug sales out of his home.
  • New Traffic Signal to Improve South Effingham Left Turn Movements

    New Traffic Signal to Improve South Effingham Left Turn Movements

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:43 AM EDT2014-08-19 15:43:12 GMT
    The Georgia Department of Transportation says new traffic signals designed to improve safety and traffic flow are set to be installed this week on State Route 21 in Effingham County.
    The Georgia Department of Transportation says new traffic signals designed to improve safety and traffic flow are set to be installed this week on State Route 21 in Effingham County.
  • Local Pastor Asks Community to Join Silent Chorus for Change

    Local Pastor Asks Community to Join Silent Chorus for Change

    There is an effort that started this morning in Savannah to attempt to affect change in Ferguson, Missouri and quell  violence in the Hostess City. Everyone is invited to join a silent chorus for change. News 3's Martin Staunton has details.
    There is an effort that started this morning in Savannah to attempt to affect change in Ferguson, Missouri and quell  violence in the Hostess City. Everyone is invited to join a silent chorus for change. News 3's Martin Staunton has details.
  • Our Hometown: AWOL Announces Annual Open House and Auditions

    Our Hometown: AWOL Announces Annual Open House and Auditions

    Savannah's All Walks of Life or AWOL, Inc. is hosting enrollment for its upcoming Fall Youth Programs.
    Savannah's All Walks of Life or AWOL, Inc. is hosting enrollment for its upcoming Fall Youth Programs.
  • SCMPD Investigating a Family Dollar Store Robbery

    SCMPD Investigating a Family Dollar Store Robbery

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:31 AM EDT2014-08-19 11:31:08 GMT
    Metro police are searching for a gunman who they say robbed the Family Dollar story in the 1900 block of East Gwinnett Street Monday night.
    Metro police are searching for a gunman who they say robbed the Family Dollar story in the 1900 block of East Gwinnett Street Monday night.
  • Baxley Man Who Pleaded Guilty To His Wife's Murder Doesn’t Change Plea

    Baxley Man Who Pleaded Guilty To His Wife's Murder Doesn’t Change Plea

    Monday, August 18 2014 9:21 PM EDT2014-08-19 01:21:50 GMT
    A Baxley man who pleaded guilty to his wife's 2013 murder withdrew the motion to change his plea on Monday.
    A Baxley man who pleaded guilty to his wife's 2013 murder withdrew the motion to change his plea on Monday.
  • St. Vincent's Principal Takes on Ice Bucket Challenge

    St. Vincent's Principal Takes on Ice Bucket Challenge

    Monday, August 18 2014 8:27 PM EDT2014-08-19 00:27:58 GMT
    St. Vincent's Academy Principal Mary Anne Hogan joined a growing trend to raise awareness for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, or ALS.
    St. Vincent's Academy Principal Mary Anne Hogan joined a growing trend to raise awareness for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, or ALS.
  • Has Savannah's Tree Policy and Canopy Changed?

    Has Savannah's Tree Policy and Canopy Changed?

    Monday, August 18 2014 6:36 PM EDT2014-08-18 22:36:21 GMT
    Since the city lost a multi-million dollar lawsuit about unsafe trees, has the way the canopy is handled changed?
    Since the city lost a multi-million dollar lawsuit about unsafe trees, has the way the canopy is handled changed?
  • Police Train Frequently For Hostile Crowd Response

    Police Train Frequently For Hostile Crowd Response

    Monday, August 18 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-08-18 22:25:48 GMT
    We're digging into how law enforcement responded to protestors in Ferguson, Missouri. How would Metro Police respond to a similar situation in Savannah?
    We're digging into how law enforcement responded to protestors in Ferguson, Missouri. How would Metro Police respond to a similar situation in Savannah?
  • Bulloch Co. Asking for Help Identifying Burglary Suspect

    Bulloch Co. Asking for Help Identifying Burglary Suspect

    Monday, August 18 2014 4:50 PM EDT2014-08-18 20:50:52 GMT
    Source: Bulloch Co. Sheriff's Office Source: Bulloch Co. Sheriff's Office
    The Bulloch Co. Sheriff's Office says they need the public's help identifying this man, who they say was involved in weekend burglary.
    The Bulloch Co. Sheriff's Office says they need the public's help identifying this man, who they say was involved in weekend burglary.
  • Millions Exposed After Hospital Network Hacked

    Millions Exposed After Hospital Network Hacked

    Monday, August 18 2014 4:22 PM EDT2014-08-18 20:22:29 GMT
    CNN news says Community Health Systems, which operates 206 hospitals across the United States, announced on Monday that hackers recently broke into its computers and stole data on 4.5 million patients, including several hospitals in Georgia and South Carolina.
    CNN news says Community Health Systems, which operates 206 hospitals across the United States, announced on Monday that hackers recently broke into its computers and stole data on 4.5 million patients, including several hospitals in Georgia and South Carolina.
  • Charleston Man Charged With Solicitation of a Minor

    Charleston Man Charged With Solicitation of a Minor

    A 19-year-old Charleston man faces charges after police say he traveled to Florence to have sex with a minor.Ian James Willis allegedly had been communicating with the victim electronically for a month, sending explicit photos and texts.Willis is charged with criminal solicitation of a minor, dissemation of obscene material and attempted criminal sexual conduct with a minor.
    A 19-year-old Charleston man faces charges after police say he traveled to Florence to have sex with a minor.Ian James Willis allegedly had been communicating with the victim electronically for a month, sending explicit photos and texts.Willis is charged with criminal solicitation of a minor, dissemation of obscene material and attempted criminal sexual conduct with a minor.
  • Mother of Neglected Special Needs Child Sentenced to Serve 15 Years

    Mother of Neglected Special Needs Child Sentenced to Serve 15 Years

    Monday, August 18 2014 3:39 PM EDT2014-08-18 19:39:54 GMT
    According to the Chatham County District Attorney's office, Lakisha Green, the mother who severely neglected her six-year-old special-needs child was sentenced on Monday to 17 years with 15 to serve by Chatham County Superior Court Chief Judge Michael Karpf.
    According to the Chatham County District Attorney's office, Lakisha Green, the mother who severely neglected her six-year-old special-needs child was sentenced on Monday to 17 years with 15 to serve by Chatham County Superior Court Chief Judge Michael Karpf.
  • Few Bus Issues for BCSD

    Few Bus Issues for BCSD

    It was back to school for kids in Beaufort County today, and after all the problems Savannah families faced with buses, just how did things go in the lowcountry?Beaufort County bus drivers were all smiles after morning pick-up. And that's due in large part to a smooth start to the year. Director of Student Services,Dr. Greggory McCord says there were few issues with the districts fleet but over all he's pleased with the outcome. . "Of course we had the minor things happen, but nothing major, ...
    It was back to school for kids in Beaufort County today, and after all the problems Savannah families faced with buses, just how did things go in the lowcountry?Beaufort County bus drivers were all smiles after morning pick-up. And that's due in large part to a smooth start to the year. Director of Student Services,Dr. Greggory McCord says there were few issues with the districts fleet but over all he's pleased with the outcome. . "Of course we had the minor things happen, but nothing major, ...
  • South State Bank Presents $100,000 Donation to Bethesda Academy

    South State Bank Presents $100,000 Donation to Bethesda Academy

    Monday, August 18 2014 1:38 PM EDT2014-08-18 17:38:34 GMT
    Bethesda Academy received a big donation on Friday.
    Bethesda Academy received a big donation on Friday.
  • New Faces at St. Helena Elementary Include New Principal

    New Faces at St. Helena Elementary Include New Principal

    New Faces at St. Helena Elementary Include New Principal

    Monday, August 18 2014 12:58 PM EDT2014-08-18 16:58:16 GMT
    St. Helena Elementary got more than some new students, as the first day of school unloaded packs of kids into the gym on Monday morning. Among the children was a brand new principal who smiled and high-fived the pupils. Senfronia Smith is the new principal at St. Helena Elementary. From the bus steps, to the classroom, Smith oversaw Monday morning’s routine at the school.
    St. Helena Elementary got more than some new students, as the first day of school unloaded packs of kids into the gym on Monday morning. Among the children was a brand new principal who smiled and high-fived the pupils. Senfronia Smith is the new principal at St. Helena Elementary. From the bus steps, to the classroom, Smith oversaw Monday morning’s routine at the school.
  • Man Sentenced to Life Plus 20 Years in Beating Death of his Wife

    Man Sentenced to Life Plus 20 Years in Beating Death of his Wife

    Monday, August 18 2014 12:35 PM EDT2014-08-18 16:35:07 GMT
    According to the Chatham County District Attorney's office, Robert Lee Robbins was sentenced on Monday to life plus 20 years in the beating death of his wife by Chatham County Superior Court Chief Judge Michael Karpf.
    According to the Chatham County District Attorney's office, Robert Lee Robbins was sentenced on Monday to life plus 20 years in the beating death of his wife by Chatham County Superior Court Chief Judge Michael Karpf.
  • VIDEO: Store Owner Defends Business with Legal Firearm

    VIDEO: Store Owner Defends Business with Legal Firearm

    Monday, August 18 2014 12:27 PM EDT2014-08-18 16:27:47 GMT
    The Beaufort Police department says on Friday, August 15th, two suspects attempted to rob the owner of the Maryland Fried Chicken on Ribaut Rd in Beaufort.
    The Beaufort Police department says on Friday, August 15th, two suspects attempted to rob the owner of the Maryland Fried Chicken on Ribaut Rd in Beaufort.
  • Pampering Breast Cancer Survivors

    Pampering Breast Cancer Survivors

     

  • Some First Student Buses Behind Schedule On First Day Of School

    Some First Student Buses Behind Schedule On First Day Of School

     

  • SPECIAL REPORT: SCMPD Losing Officers at a Rapid Rate

    SPECIAL REPORT: SCMPD Losing Officers at a Rapid Rate

     Why are they leaving and what does the Chief think about the seemingly mass exodus

     Why are they leaving and what does the Chief think about the seemingly mass exodus

  • SCMPD Breaks Down Details of Recent Shooting Sprees

    SCMPD Breaks Down Details of Recent Shooting Sprees

     Investigators say in 11 of the 21 shootings since July, the victim and suspect knew each other

     Investigators say in 11 of the 21 shootings since July, the victim and suspect knew each other

  • Beaufort Woman Tests Election System

    Beaufort Woman Tests Election System

     

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