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Woman dies in head on-collision

A 49-year-old St. Simons Island woman died Wednesday afternoon when the Jeep Patriot she was driving crossed into the southbound lane of U.S. Highway 17 and collided head on with a Waste Management truck, Georgia State Patrol Cpl. Richard Sikes said. The crash occurred around 3 p.m. as the woman was

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2018-03-22 04:00:00

Parents of 5-year-old killed in Liberty County bus crash file lawsuit

LIBERTY COUNTY, Ga. (WSAV) - On Dec. 5, 2017, a bus carrying children to Taylors Creek Elementary School in Hinesville crashed near Gum Branch, injuring 20 children and killing 5-year-old Cambria Shuman. The driver, Evelyn Rodriguez, 62, was also injured and taken to Memorial Health in Savannah.5-ye

WSAV-TV - 2018-03-22 09:46:13

Most Wanted: 3/21/18 - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

WTOC is teaming with CrimeStoppers to help find wanted suspects. Here's this week's Most Wanted: Savannah Police are looking for Leonard Reeves who is wanted for aggravated assault. Reeves is 33-years-old, 6', and 170 pounds. Christopher Polk is wanted by Savannah Police for domestic aggravated ass

WTOC.COM - 2018-03-21 20:21:46

Soldier barricaded self inside Fort Stewart residence with weapon for nearly 3 hours

A soldier barricaded himself inside his on-post residence with a weapon on Tuesday for nearly three hours. The soldier surrendered peacefully to Fort Stewart police at about 2:30 p.m. on Courage Loop in Marne Point. The incident remains under investigation at this time. The soldier will not be ident


Scientists identify mysterious dead Coastal Georgia 'sea monster'

Jeff Warren didn't know what he'd found when he and his son came upon a washed up carcass on the beach at Wolf Island National Wildlife Refuge near Darien on Saturday. What he at first thought was a dead seal on closer inspection looked more like a baby sea monster or a throw back to the Jurassic.


Work Begins On Splash Pad

Work began Monday on the City of Hazlehurst Splash Pad being built behind the old football field on the Baxley Highway. The splash pad is one of several improvements planned for the site, including building two soccer fields for the Jeff Davis Recreation Department's growing soccer program and erect

JDLEDGER.COM - 2018-03-22 07:00:00

Man critically injured in Hinesville shooting

Hinesville Police are investigating a shooting that left a man critically wounded. According to police the victim was visiting his father early Sunday morning at the Eagle Creek Mobile Home Park on Brantley Drive. His father reported hearing multiple gun shots shortly before 1:30 a.m. Lt. Tracy How


Cops: Thieves saw through Dollar Tree safe for $360

Brunswick police said thieves put Homeric efforts into a heist overnight Sunday at the local Dollar Tree, prying open the back door, scaling the interior office wall and sawing open the store's steel safe - all for $360. That is the estimated take the crooks escaped with from the break-in, which a m

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2018-03-21 04:00:00

This PCHS teen hits the books, the other team, & all the right notes as well.

Blackshear's Cole Tomlinson isn't your typical South Georgia high school sophomore. Most 16 year-olds have their plates full juggling schoolwork, sports and enough time to hang out with friends. Tomlinson does all that and a whole lot more. He stays on the honor roll, plays lineman on the football t

BLACKSHEAR TIMES - 2018-03-21 01:23:00

Work will begin soon on Jesup's solar setup

Work to provide solar generated electric power for the wastewater-treatment plant in Jesup is expected to begin this month, though ... PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today! Work to provide solar

THE PRESS-SENTINEL - 2018-03-20 23:23:00

Best Restaurant Guide in Hoboken, GA

Look no further than Hoboken, GA to find some of the world's best restaurants. Whether you're looking for a romantic place for two, or a larger family-friendly establishment, Hoboken, GA offers a variety of restaurants to fit your needs. Sometimes hunger strikes unexpectedly and finding a good resta


Retiring local banker says 'thanks' to many longtime customers

The oft-quoted "bankers hours" have never been true for many community bankers, some of whom are accustomed to arriving early, or staying late, in order to meet their hard-working customers. Raymond Todd may have enjoyed his first crack at leisurely hours on a recent Friday, however, as the popular

BLACKSHEAR TIMES - 2018-03-21 01:19:00

Police: Brantley man found murdered in northern Glynn County

Police say a 22-year-old Brantley County man found shot to death Saturday morning inside a vehicle in remote northern Glynn County was murdered, according to Glynn County Police Chief of Staff Brian Scott. Hunters called police at around 7:15 a.m. after discovering the body inside a green Dodge Stra


BREAKING: Deck collapses at MLK Blvd restaurant; emergency crews on scene

Photo courtesy Savannah Police Department (@SavPolice on Twitter) SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) - Emergency crews are on scene at W. Congress Street and MLK Jr. Boulevard. A small structure described as a deck collapsed inside Rouge Water Tap House. The restaurant is next to Lulu's Chocolate Bar. Two peopl


2 lanes of I-95 near exit 104 closed following motorcycle crash

The Savannah Police Department is investigating a crash on Interstate 95.The wreck involving a motorcycle and a vehicle has blocked two northbound lanes near exit 104. The motorcyclist has been transported to the hospital with serious injuries. #SPDTraffic: Two NB lanes of I-95 at exit 104 are blo


Breaking: Multiple injured after deck collapses at popular Savannah bar, officials say | Island Packet

Savannah Fire Rescue responded to a deck collapse at a Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard bar that has resulted in two serious injuries, according to a tweet from the department. Thirteen people were transported to the hospital overall, Chuck Kearns, Chief of Chatham Emergency Services. He said Six o


Mysterious sea creature washes ashore in St. Simons Island

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. - A mysterious sea creature washed ashore in St. Simons Island and it has beachgoers scratching their heads. Jeff Warren and his son were at Wolf Island National Wildlife Refuge just north of St. Simons Island in Georgia Friday when they came upon the creature on a barrier is


Woman indicted on federal cocaine charges

A McIntosh County woman faces multiple federal charges after an investigation revealed she was allegedly part of a cocaine conspiracy. Ellen Marie McIver was charged in a March 7 indictment on counts of conspiracy, distribution of cocaine and possession with intent to distribute cocaine. As of the m


Thanks, city of Jesup

The city of Jesup took several small steps at Cracker Williams Recreation Center this past week that already make for ... PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today! The city of Jesup took several smal


24 indicted in local drug-trafficking conspiracy

At least two dozen people allegedly participated in a major Glynn County-based drug-trafficking operation for a lengthy amount of time, law enforcement officials said Wednesday. But after a local and federal operation of around a year and a half, 23 people are now in jail, and of those, 16 face fede