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John Travolta’s in Savannah, and it looks like he’s loving it. Here’s where he’s been

"Thank you John Travolta for joining in the party! ... that was the icing on our cake!!" the photos are captioned.

ISLAND PACKET ONLINE - 2018-06-21 13:30:00

Savannah native turned television personality celebrates women in new book

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) -- - Patrick Riley’s life has been one of possibilities and positivity. The former Savannah resident is now an independent journalist, producer, writer, and television personality who lives in New York City.

WSAV-TV - 2018-06-22 15:06:19

Savannah community rallies in memory of Shawntray Grant

Through song, dance, performances and prayer, a Savannah community rallied together to remember Shawntray Grant Friday, a leader they say is gone too soon.

WJCL - 2018-06-23 07:19:00

13 Savannah businesses cited for selling alcohol to underage customers

“Our concern is that some of these businesses did not request identification,” said Lt. Shinita Young, of the ABC Unit. “We have to ensure that our youth are protected and safe, especially when it comes to underage alcohol consumption. We hope all businesses that sell alcohol will take the time to s

WJCL - 2018-06-21 19:03:00

Richmond Hill man charged in violent road rage incident

Police say the man sped up beside Broome's car to try to get a better description of his vehicle. According to police, that's when Broome's car slowed down and the victim suddenly heard a loud pop. The victim told police Broome's car then sped away. When detectives later searched the victim's vehicl

WSAV-TV - 2018-06-22 10:22:43

Savannah PD is cracking down on underage drinking

"They need to ask for these IDs," said Lt. Shinita Young, of the Savannah PD ABC Unit when talking about how restaurants can easily avoid breaking the law.

FOX28MEDIA.COM - 2018-06-22 21:13:59

IT Corridor to diversify Savannah's economy

"A logistics and technology corridor is a specific area in a county or a city where certain things are more permitted or more easy to be done," said Clinton Edminster, Creative Coast Board chairman & member of IT Corridor Task Force.

FOX28MEDIA.COM - 2018-06-22 20:15:20

FUGITIVE FILES:Man accused of strangling his girlfriend, twice

"Got into a verbal altercation with his girlfriend. he strangled her, they fell to the floor," explained Hogan."He held on to her until she passed out. When she came to he was still holding on to her throat. She asked him to let her go, at which point he said no i dont think so. He strangled her aga

WSAV-TV - 2018-06-21 22:32:07

Savannah City Council votes to eliminate fire fee and increase property tax

He, along with Dr. Estella Shabazz and Van Johnson were adamant about the fire fee, going as far as calling it a ‘tax’.

FOX28MEDIA.COM - 2018-06-21 20:45:10

Savannah Police investigate shooting reported at Kingstown Apartments

SAVANNAH (WJCL) —Savannah Police are investigating a shooting that sent a man to the hospital Wednesday afternoon.Officers were called just after 2:30 to Kingstown Apartments for a suspected shooting but found the victim a short distance away at Skidaway Road and South Avalon Drive.AdvertisementThe


Developing: Savannah Police on scene of shooting incident

SAVANNAH, Ga (WSAV) - One person has been hospitalized after being shot Wednesday afternoon.Savannah Police say the incident happened on Bridgestone Lane. We're told a male victim was located on Skidaway Road and Avalon Drive a little after 2:30PM suffering from a gunshot wound.Emergency personnel


11-year-old girl killed after being hit by car on Highway 278

The driver, 33-year-old Johnathan Roberts, was heading eastbound when he hit Bobinchuck.

WJCL - 2018-06-22 13:16:00

Benefit concert for community activist raises money for funeral

Grant was known as "the life of the party", so instead of mourning his death, it was a night of fun and laughter while raising money for the Grant family.


Savannah Tech expands culinary program to downtown location

SAVANNAH, Ga., (WSAV) - A celebration tonight marks the beginning of Savannah Technical College's newest multi-million project: a building for the culinary arts program.

WSAV-TV - 2018-06-22 14:48:26

'She doesn't want us close to it' | Mother breaks down after learning her infant died

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A medical examiner in Savannah, Georgia determined a 7-month-old infant died from hyperthermia on Tuesday. The infant's mother called for help from the Quality Inn parking lot in Kingsland, Georgia.


Two in custody after stolen sedan crashes in Port Wentworth

PORT WENTWORTH, GA (WJCL) —Two men are in custody after crashing a stolen sedan and fleeing on foot into the woodline in Port Wentworth.The incident happened around 5 p.m. Wednesday on the northbound side of Highway 21 just before the Rice Hope neighborhood.AdvertisementBrice Moore says was headed t


Savannah Tech Graduate Lands Job In Hot Field With Cool Employer | The Savannah Tribune

Garvin wanted a career that would always be in demand. He selected Industrial Maintenance Systems because it was a “hot field” and “electrical and mechanical skills are in demand,” said Garvin. “Even if robots are needed to do a job, they will need someone to fix the robots. There will always be a n


Savannah violent crimes unit investigating afternoon shooting

Savannah, GA (WTGS) —Investigators with Savannah Police Department's Violent Crimes Division are on the scene of an afternoon shooting.Police were called to a bus stop at Skidaway Road and Avalon Drive, just off the Truman Parkway about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday and found a man who had been shot.He was ta


Hands Free Law coming to Georgia July 1

While, texting and driving has been illegal in Georgia for more than eight years, just last month in Statesboro, Governor Nathan Deal signed the hands free legislation that will make it against the law to hold your phone in your hand while operating a vehicle starting next Sunday.

WJCL - 2018-06-22 20:15:00

City Council strikes down fire fee, add millage rate increase

The early childhood education program will be cut, as will enhanced stump removal and the special events budget dropped by $147,000 which could affect the annual fireworks and christmas programs.

WSAV-TV - 2018-06-21 22:42:41