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Savannah drug traffickers sentenced to prison after 2017 investigation busted dealers hiding cash in candy machines
Edward “Skip" Tyler, 42, and Ron Allen, 41, will serve 168 and 84 months in person respectively.
Pregnant Savannah woman worries about mold in apartment
"I already had an allergic reaction to the mold and I already went to the emergency room because my face started breaking out, my eyes got really watery, and my nose starting running," Mitchell explained. "Come to find out it was an allergic reaction from the mold."
Grandson indicted in grandmother's murder
Chantz Cooper, 20, was formally charged with two counts of felony murder among 17 different charges. Jurors decided the two officer involved in the shooting will not face any charges.
FBI warns of Savannah area phone scam
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) released a warning Monday to Savannah area residents about phone scammers impersonating FBI agents.The agency said it had received several complaints about the scam.“Though there are many variations of this scam, the caller in this part
GBI investigating death in Bacon County
BACON COUNTY, GA (WTOC) - Alma police officers responded to the area of 504 E. 8th Street Sunday night around 8:50 p.m. after a neighbor reported shots fired in the area.When police got there, they found 24-year-old Sabron Markez Mosby suffering from gunshot wounds. He was transported to the Bacon C
Dozens of black senior citizens in Georgia were told to get off a bus taking them to vote
Dozens of black senior citizens in Georgia were reportedly forced to disembark from a bus taking them to vote on Monday, prompting accusations of voter suppression from organizers of Black Voters Matter (BVM), a nonpartisan group encouraging black Americans to cast their ballots.
Freddie Cole to Perform at the Good Times Jazz Bar & Restaurant | The Savannah Tribune
Freddie Cole, the younger brother of Nat “King” Cole and uncle of Natalie Cole will perform at the inaugural anniversary of the Good Times Jazz Bar & Restaurant, located at 107 W. Broughton St. on Wednesday and Thursday, October 17-18, 2018. There are two performances nightly, 1st set 7:30p.m. and 2
No known cases of mystery disease affecting children in Savannah
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported 127 patients under investigation for Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM), a polio-like illness that mostly affects children.
Savannah Port sees double digit increase
The Port of Savannah moved 364,090 twenty foot containers last month, a jump of almost 39,000 more than last September's number.
Police investigating shooting at Tibet Avenue and Jamestowne Road
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Savannah Police are investigating a shooting that took place at Tibet Avenue and Jamestowne Road, Tuesday night.
Police arrest suspect in West Savannah murder
According to the Savannah Police Department (SPD), William "Billy" Long was killed on Sunday, Oct. 14.
A Georgian Revival and City Icon in Savannah, Georgia
Just across the street from the foliage of Forsyth Park in Savannah, Georgia, stands this picturesque Georgian Revival home dating to the beginning of the 20th century. Constructed in 1908 by prominent Atlanta banker Mills B. Lane, the home has been a distinguished site in the city’s Historic Landma
Filming to affect downtown Savannah traffic through Saturday
Jones Street will be closed from Jefferson Street to Drayton Street from Tuesday, Oct. 16 at 10 a.m. until Saturday, Oct. 20 at noon. Motorists driving on Tattnall Street, Barnard Street and Bull Street will not be able to cross Jones Street during this time.
Human skull found at SC park apparently not from recent death, coroner says
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12-year-old boy electrocuted at Augusta park while playing football; family searches for answers
Melquan Kwame Robinson was playing football at the park when the ball was thrown over the fence. When Robinson went to retrieve the ball, he grabbed the fence to jump over, and a live wire was reportedly touching the fence causing the electrocution.
Log truck overturned on Dean Forest Rd at US Hwy 80 in Savannah
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - A log truck has overturned on Dean Forest Road at U.S. Hwy 80 in Savannah.Savannah Police and Garden City Police were dispatched to the crash just after 4 a.m. Tuesday. The semi-truck rolled over at the intersection of Dean Forest and Hwy 80 spilling logs onto the roadway.Right
Savannah homelessness has some still searching for solutions
“These squares are our living rooms to the world and if we are not addressing the issues in these squares, then we have problems inside the house,” he said.
Coroner: human skull found, apparently not from recent death
HILTON HEAD, S.C. (AP) —A coroner in South Carolina says a human skull recently found at a Hilton Head Island park doesn't appear to be from a recent death.The Island Packet reported Monday that Beaufort County coroner Ed Allen also says the skull may not be from the area. It was found last week sit
Fight triggers lockdown at Savannah Regional Youth Detention Center
Glenn Allen, a spokesman for the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice which operates the center, said several inmates were involved in the altercation.
Savannah looking for person who put googly eyes on historic statue
Officials in Savannah, Georgia, are looking for the person who placed googly eyes on a historic monument.