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Savannah Morning News
Inventory tax obstacle to job growth in Garden CitySometimes you have to spend money to make money, the old adage goes. In Novemb
Inventory tax obstacle to job growth in Garden City
Savannah Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
Sometimes you have to spend money to make money, the old adage goes. In November, that’s what Garden City voters will be asked to consider. The City Council in Garden City last week unanimously approved a resolution that asks voters to decide... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Port Wentworth man, 60, jailed on child sex-assault chargesA Port Wentworth man was arrested Saturday on multiple child-sex related charge
Port Wentworth man, 60, jailed on child sex-assault charges
Savannah Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
A Port Wentworth man was arrested Saturday on multiple child-sex related charges. William Lysander Kelly, 60, was charged with aggravated child molestation, aggravated sexual battery, aggravated sodomy, enticing a child for indecent purposes and... Read more
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WALB Albany
SCCPSS surveys parents on consolidating bus stops for charter, specialty schoolsThe Savannah Chatham County School System is taking a survey to see what parent
SCCPSS surveys parents on consolidating bus stops for charter, specialty schools
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
The Savannah Chatham County School System is taking a survey to see what parents - who have students at charter or specialty schools - have to say about consolidating bus stops. This would mean that students would no longer be picked up at home.... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
SCCPSS surveys parents on consolidating bus stops for charter, specialty schoolsThe Savannah Chatham County School System is taking a survey to see what parent
SCCPSS surveys parents on consolidating bus stops for charter, specialty schools
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
The Savannah Chatham County School System is taking a survey to see what parents - who have students at charter or specialty schools - have to say about consolidating bus stops. This would mean that students would no longer be picked up at home.... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
SCCPSS surveys parents on consolidating bus stops for charter, specialty schoolsThe Savannah Chatham County School System is taking a survey to see what parent
SCCPSS surveys parents on consolidating bus stops for charter, specialty schools
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 4 days ago
The Savannah Chatham County School System is taking a survey to see what parents - who have students at charter or specialty schools - have to say about consolidating bus stops. This would mean that students would no longer be picked up at home.... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Chatham County jury awards $4.8 million in damages in 2011 road- rage incidentA Chatham County State Court jury has awarded a Kennesaw family damages totalin
Chatham County jury awards $4.8 million in damages in 2011 road- rage incident
Savannah Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
A Chatham County State Court jury has awarded a Kennesaw family damages totaling $4.8 million against a Savannah man stemming from a 2011 road rage shooting on I-95. Jurors last week found that Thurman Lee “Butch” Howard “acted with specific intent... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Asked And Answered: Will there be a School Zone Speed Limit sign on Hwy 21?When you drive by a school, you expect to slow down. Either on your own or ther
Asked And Answered: Will there be a School Zone Speed Limit sign on Hwy 21?
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 8 days ago
When you drive by a school, you expect to slow down. Either on your own or there is a school zone speed limit sign there to warn you. Is that always the case, though? Some questions coming up after opening the new Rice Creek Elementary School in... Read more
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WALB Albany
Asked And Answered: Will there be a School Zone Speed Limit sign on Hwy 21?When you drive by a school, you expect to slow down. Either on your own or ther
Asked And Answered: Will there be a School Zone Speed Limit sign on Hwy 21?
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
When you drive by a school, you expect to slow down. Either on your own or there is a school zone speed limit sign there to warn you. Is that always the case, though? Some questions coming up after opening the new Rice Creek Elementary School in... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Asked And Answered: Will there be a School Zone Speed Limit sign on Hwy 21?When you drive by a school, you expect to slow down. Either on your own or ther
Asked And Answered: Will there be a School Zone Speed Limit sign on Hwy 21?
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
When you drive by a school, you expect to slow down. Either on your own or there is a school zone speed limit sign there to warn you. Is that always the case, though? Some questions coming up after opening the new Rice Creek Elementary School in... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Police chief questions state sponsored training for semi traffic enforcementNext week, police will begin new training aimed at keeping you and that semi ne
Police chief questions state sponsored training for semi traffic enforcement
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 9 days ago
Next week, police will begin new training aimed at keeping you and that semi next to you a safe distance apart. This state sponsored program is expected to give officers the confidence they may have lost to make these stops. The director of the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Police chief questions state sponsored training for semi traffic enforcementNext week, police will begin new training aimed at keeping you and that semi ne
Police chief questions state sponsored training for semi traffic enforcement
WALB Albany / Posted 9 days ago
Next week, police will begin new training aimed at keeping you and that semi next to you a safe distance apart. This state sponsored program is expected to give officers the confidence they may have lost to make these stops. The director of the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Police chief questions state sponsored training for semi traffic enforcementNext week, police will begin new training aimed at keeping you and that semi ne
Police chief questions state sponsored training for semi traffic enforcement
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 9 days ago
Next week, police will begin new training aimed at keeping you and that semi next to you a safe distance apart. This state sponsored program is expected to give officers the confidence they may have lost to make these stops. The director of the... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Sewage spills in Port Wentworth, SavannahBoth Savannah and Port Wentworth have reported separate sewage spills, each occ
Sewage spills in Port Wentworth, Savannah
Savannah Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
Both Savannah and Port Wentworth have reported separate sewage spills, each occurring on Tuesday. In Port Wentworth, 8,800 gallons of raw sewage spilled into the roadside drainage conveyance system near the intersection of Jimmy Deloach Parkway and... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Savannah prosecutors want life sentence in serial rape trial SAVANNAH Ga. ( — Prosecutors in Savannah say they plan to seek a sentence of life in prison without parole for a man charged with rape and murder in attacks on ...The Savannah Morning News reports 39-year-old Torrey Scott is scheduled to stan
Savannah prosecutors want life sentence in serial rape trial SAVANNAH Ga. ( — Prosecutors in Savannah say they plan to seek a sentence of life in prison without parole for a man charged with rape and murder in attacks on ...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 11 days ago
The Savannah Morning News reports 39-year-old Torrey Scott is scheduled to stand trial Sept. 28. Prosecutors want to try him simultaneously for attacks on all four victims — a women raped in a hospital parking garage, two Savannah State University... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Savannah prosecutors want life sentence in serial rape trialSAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) - Prosecutors in Savannah say they plan to seek a sentence o
Savannah prosecutors want life sentence in serial rape trial
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 11 days ago
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) - Prosecutors in Savannah say they plan to seek a sentence of life in prison without parole for a man charged with rape and murder in attacks on four women, including one who was killed. The Savannah Morning News reports... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Savannah prosecutors want life sentence in serial rape trialProsecutors in Savannah say they plan to seek a sentence of life in prison with
Savannah prosecutors want life sentence in serial rape trial
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
Prosecutors in Savannah say they plan to seek a sentence of life in prison without parole for a man charged with rape and murder in attacks on four women, including one who was killed. The Savannah Morning News reports (http://bit.ly/1EAO9uv )... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Garden City voters to consider Freeport tax exemption in NovemberIn addition to the race for mayor and three council seats, voters in Garden Cit
Garden City voters to consider Freeport tax exemption in November
Savannah Morning News / Posted 11 days ago
In addition to the race for mayor and three council seats, voters in Garden City will have another issue to consider during this year’s general election — whether to provide local manufacturers with tax exemptions for their inventory. The Garden... Read more
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WALB Albany
Prosecutors to seek life without parole against Torrey ScottProsecutors with the Chatham County District Attorney's Office say they will se
Prosecutors to seek life without parole against Torrey Scott
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
Prosecutors with the Chatham County District Attorney's Office say they will seek life without parole against Torrey Scott. Scott is accused of raping four women, killing one of the victims. Prosecutors say he is responsible for the abduction and... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Prosecutors to seek life without parole against Torrey ScottProsecutors with the Chatham County District Attorney's Office say they will se
Prosecutors to seek life without parole against Torrey Scott
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
Prosecutors with the Chatham County District Attorney's Office say they will seek life without parole against Torrey Scott. Scott is accused of raping four women, killing one of the victims. Prosecutors say he is responsible for the abduction and... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Prosecutors to seek life without parole against Torrey ScottProsecutors with the Chatham County District Attorney's Office say they will se
Prosecutors to seek life without parole against Torrey Scott
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 11 days ago
Prosecutors with the Chatham County District Attorney's Office say they will seek life without parole against Torrey Scott. Scott is accused of raping four women, killing one of the victims. Prosecutors say he is responsible for the abduction and... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Prosecutors will seek life without parole for alleged Savannah serial rapist at trial next monthA prosecutor today announced he will seek a sentence of life without parole if
Prosecutors will seek life without parole for alleged Savannah serial rapist at trial next month
Savannah Morning News / Posted 11 days ago
A prosecutor today announced he will seek a sentence of life without parole if a Savannah man charged with two rape cases and a Port Wentworth murder-rape is convicted at trial next month. And, Assistant District Attorney Frank Pennington II argued... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Port Wentworth police ask for help finding robbery suspectLast Friday a Best Western Inn in Port Wentworth, located at 115 O’Leary Road,
Port Wentworth police ask for help finding robbery suspect
Savannah Morning News / Posted 12 days ago
Last Friday a Best Western Inn in Port Wentworth, located at 115 O’Leary Road, was robbed at gunpoint by an unidentified man. The man entered the Best Western and held two employees at gunpoint while he stole an undisclosed amount of cash from the... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Port Wentworth PD investigating armed robbery at Best WesternThe Port Wentworth Police Dept. is investigating an armed robbery that happened
Port Wentworth PD investigating armed robbery at Best Western
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 12 days ago
The Port Wentworth Police Dept. is investigating an armed robbery that happened at the Best Western on O’Leary Road on Friday night. An armed suspect entered the Best Western and held two employees at gunpoint while he stole an undisclosed amount of... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Deadly car accident in VidaliaFort Argyle Road back open after utility truck flipped overFort Argyle Road bac
Deadly car accident in Vidalia
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 14 days ago
Fort Argyle Road back open after utility truck flipped overFort Argyle Road back open after utility truck flipped over Fort Argyle Road near Bush Road is finally back open after a utility truck flipped over.The truck swereved off the road to avoid... Read more
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WALB Albany
Newport neighborhood in Port Wentworth hosts back to school block partyHundreds came out today to meet their neighbors and grow their community during
Newport neighborhood in Port Wentworth hosts back to school block party
WALB Albany / Posted 14 days ago
Hundreds came out today to meet their neighbors and grow their community during the back to school block party in Port Wentworth. The Newport subdivision came today to enjoy snow cones, water slides, and dunk tanks. The block party provided a fun... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Newport neighborhood in Port Wentworth hosts back to school block partyHundreds came out today to meet their neighbors and grow their community during
Newport neighborhood in Port Wentworth hosts back to school block party
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 14 days ago
Hundreds came out today to meet their neighbors and grow their community during the back to school block party in Port Wentworth. The Newport subdivision came today to enjoy snow cones, water slides, and dunk tanks. The block party provided a fun... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Newport neighborhood in Port Wentworth hosts back to school block partyHundreds came out today to meet their neighbors and grow their community during
Newport neighborhood in Port Wentworth hosts back to school block party
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 14 days ago
Hundreds came out today to meet their neighbors and grow their community during the back to school block party in Port Wentworth. The Newport subdivision came today to enjoy snow cones, water slides, and dunk tanks. The block party provided a fun... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Letters to the editor WednesdayPresident Obama is no Harry Truman Alden Mead’s recent letter (“Will Obama’s ‘
Letters to the editor Wednesday
Savannah Morning News / Posted 18 days ago
President Obama is no Harry Truman Alden Mead’s recent letter (“Will Obama’s ‘transgressions’ be forgotten too?” Aug. 7) comparing President Harry Truman to President Barack Obama requires a response. Mr. Mead felt a need to recall a little of his... Read more
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WALB Albany
4 area schools receive National Recognition AwardFour schools in our area are being recognized nationally for fighting childhood
4 area schools receive National Recognition Award
WALB Albany / Posted 18 days ago
Four schools in our area are being recognized nationally for fighting childhood obesity, making healthy changes, and improving the overall environment of the schools. Pooler Elementary, Port Wentworth Elementary, Isle of Hope K-8, and Pulaski... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
4 area schools receive National Recognition AwardFour schools in our area are being recognized nationally for fighting childhood
4 area schools receive National Recognition Award
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 18 days ago
Four schools in our area are being recognized nationally for fighting childhood obesity, making healthy changes, and improving the overall environment of the schools. Pooler Elementary, Port Wentworth Elementary, Isle of Hope K-8, and Pulaski... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
4 area schools receive National Recognition AwardFour schools in our area are being recognized nationally for fighting childhood
4 area schools receive National Recognition Award
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 18 days ago
Four schools in our area are being recognized nationally for fighting childhood obesity, making healthy changes, and improving the overall environment of the schools. Pooler Elementary, Port Wentworth Elementary, Isle of Hope K-8, and Pulaski... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Savannah attorney Mahoney named Thunderbolt associate judgeThunderbolt officials have appointed Savannah attorney Thomas J. Mahoney, III a
Savannah attorney Mahoney named Thunderbolt associate judge
Savannah Morning News / Posted 19 days ago
Thunderbolt officials have appointed Savannah attorney Thomas J. Mahoney, III as associate Municipal Court judge to assume the duties of the Municipal Court associate judge position recently vacated by Judge Thomas Cole. In that role, Mahoney will... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Letters to the editor SundayI must once again respond to Mr. Bentley’s remarks in his Aug. 4 letter titled,
Letters to the editor Sunday
Savannah Morning News / Posted 21 days ago
I must once again respond to Mr. Bentley’s remarks in his Aug. 4 letter titled, “Religion is what ails our planet.” I will point out as a side note before beginning my response: For someone who hates Fox News he must watch it quite a bit as that is... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
School starts backs for 10 counties next weekWalthourville woman ran over during domestic dispute, seriously injuredWalthour
School starts backs for 10 counties next week
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 21 days ago
Walthourville woman ran over during domestic dispute, seriously injuredWalthourville woman ran over during domestic dispute, seriously injuredWalthourville woman ran over during domestic dispute, seriously injured A Walthourville woman was seriously... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Hwy 21 clear near I-95 overpass after vehicle accidentThe Port Wentworth Police Department is investigating after an accident blocked
Hwy 21 clear near I-95 overpass after vehicle accident
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 21 days ago
The Port Wentworth Police Department is investigating after an accident blocked a portion of Highway 21 near the I-95 overpass on Saturday afternoon. Reports indicate the accident was due to a police pursuit of a vehicle traveling along Highway... Read more
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WALB Albany
Hwy 21 clear near I-95 overpass after vehicle accidentThe Port Wentworth Police Department is investigating after an accident blocked
Hwy 21 clear near I-95 overpass after vehicle accident
WALB Albany / Posted 21 days ago
The Port Wentworth Police Department is investigating after an accident blocked a portion of Highway 21 near the I-95 overpass on Saturday afternoon. Reports indicate the accident was due to a police pursuit of a vehicle traveling along Highway... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Hwy 21 clear near I-95 overpass after vehicle accidentThe Port Wentworth Police Department is investigating after an accident blocked
Hwy 21 clear near I-95 overpass after vehicle accident
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 21 days ago
The Port Wentworth Police Department is investigating after an accident blocked a portion of Highway 21 near the I-95 overpass on Saturday afternoon. Reports indicate the accident was due to a police pursuit of a vehicle traveling along Highway... Read more
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WALB Albany
Port Wentworth P.D. working vehicle accident on Hwy 21 near I-95 overpassThe Port Wentworth Police Department is on the scene of a vehicle accident on H
Port Wentworth P.D. working vehicle accident on Hwy 21 near I-95 overpass
WALB Albany / Posted 21 days ago
The Port Wentworth Police Department is on the scene of a vehicle accident on Highway 21 near the Interstate 95 overpass. Traffic delays are expected in this area as emergency crews work. WTOC has a crew on the way to the scene, stay with us as we... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Port Wentworth P.D. working vehicle accident on Hwy 21 near I-95 overpassThe Port Wentworth Police Department is on the scene of a vehicle accident on H
Port Wentworth P.D. working vehicle accident on Hwy 21 near I-95 overpass
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 21 days ago
The Port Wentworth Police Department is on the scene of a vehicle accident on Highway 21 near the Interstate 95 overpass. Traffic delays are expected in this area as emergency crews work. WTOC has a crew on the way to the scene, stay with us as we... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Port Wentworth P.D. working vehicle accident on Hwy 21 near I-95 overpassThe Port Wentworth Police Department is on the scene of a vehicle accident on H
Port Wentworth P.D. working vehicle accident on Hwy 21 near I-95 overpass
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 21 days ago
The Port Wentworth Police Department is on the scene of a vehicle accident on Highway 21 near the Interstate 95 overpass. Traffic delays are expected in this area as emergency crews work. WTOC has a crew on the way to the scene, stay with us as we... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
New chair of Chatham County Board of Elections sworn in after 8-month delayThe new chairman of the Chatham County Board of Elections took his oath of offi
New chair of Chatham County Board of Elections sworn in after 8-month delay
Savannah Morning News / Posted 22 days ago
The new chairman of the Chatham County Board of Elections took his oath of office Friday, bringing to a close a long and often contentious effort to fill the board’s fifth seat. Newly appointed chairman Tom Mahoney III was administered the oath by... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Schools seize their first dayMV/Reliant continued to iron out glitches for transporting more than 22,000 stu
Schools seize their first day
Savannah Morning News / Posted 23 days ago
MV/Reliant continued to iron out glitches for transporting more than 22,000 students on the first day of school Thursday, and Savannah-Chatham Public Schools Superintendent Thomas Lockamy took time out of his busy schedule to greet several arriving... Read more
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WALB Albany
Back to school time for more of our GA countiesIt’s back to school time for more of our Georgia counties. Savannah-Chatham, E
Back to school time for more of our GA counties
WALB Albany / Posted 24 days ago
It’s back to school time for more of our Georgia counties. Savannah-Chatham, Effingham and Wayne counties are back in session starting Thursday. It’s a brand new school year in a brand new school for students in West Chatham County. Rice Creek... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Back to school time for more of our GA countiesIt’s back to school time for more of our Georgia counties. Savannah-Chatham, E
Back to school time for more of our GA counties
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 24 days ago
It’s back to school time for more of our Georgia counties. Savannah-Chatham, Effingham and Wayne counties are back in session starting Thursday. It’s a brand new school year in a brand new school for students in West Chatham County. Rice Creek... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Back to school time for more of our GA countiesIt’s back to school time for more of our Georgia counties. Savannah-Chatham, E
Back to school time for more of our GA counties
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 24 days ago
It’s back to school time for more of our Georgia counties. Savannah-Chatham, Effingham and Wayne counties are back in session starting Thursday. It’s a brand new school year in a brand new school for students in West Chatham County. Rice Creek... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
New traffic signal activation scheduled on State Route 21 in Port WentworthThe Georgia Department of Transportation announced a new traffic signal will be
New traffic signal activation scheduled on State Route 21 in Port Wentworth
Savannah Morning News / Posted 26 days ago
The Georgia Department of Transportation announced a new traffic signal will begin flash mode Tuesday on State Route 21 at the intersection of Rice Mill Road and Market Boulevard in Port Wentworth. If weather permits, the signal will be fully... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
NATHAN DOMINITZ: The family cycle: Married couple juggles work, home, bicycle racingPreston is not ready for his close-up. He squirms and won’t smile for the camer
NATHAN DOMINITZ: The family cycle: Married couple juggles work, home, bicycle racing
Savannah Morning News / Posted 29 days ago
Preston is not ready for his close-up. He squirms and won’t smile for the camera. He’s not a good interview, either. What he has to say is basically gibberish. Preston is 19 months old, so he is forgiven, even when he cries while his parents, Kat... Read more
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WALB Albany
Rice Creek School hosts ribbon cutting, school starts in one weekA new school in Chatham County is going to be a major relief for an overcrowdin
Rice Creek School hosts ribbon cutting, school starts in one week
WALB Albany / Posted 29 days ago
A new school in Chatham County is going to be a major relief for an overcrowding problem that has been going on for quite a while. Rice Creek School is expected to be the new home of about 480 students. On Friday, the school opened its doors to... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Rice Creek School hosts ribbon cutting, school starts in one weekA new school in Chatham County is going to be a major relief for an overcrowdin
Rice Creek School hosts ribbon cutting, school starts in one week
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 29 days ago
A new school in Chatham County is going to be a major relief for an overcrowding problem that has been going on for quite a while. Rice Creek School is expected to be the new home of about 480 students. On Friday, the school opened its doors to... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Rice Creek School hosts ribbon cutting, school starts in one weekA new school in Chatham County is going to be a major relief for an overcrowdin
Rice Creek School hosts ribbon cutting, school starts in one week
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 29 days ago
A new school in Chatham County is going to be a major relief for an overcrowding problem that has been going on for quite a while. Rice Creek School is expected to be the new home of about 480 students. On Friday, the school opened its doors to... Read more
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