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  • 1 killed after plane crashes into front yard of Cobb County home
    A person aboard a Cessna Citation I plane was killed after the plane crashed in Cobb County just before 7:30 p.m. on Friday. ... read more
    Source: CBS 46Published on 2017-03-25
  • Armstrong State Athletics Cease After Spring
    Savannah, GA – Friday afternoon Georgia Southern University and Armstrong State University leaders met on Armstrong’s campus and decided on the future of Pirates athletics. The final decision is that this Spring Semester will be the final semester for Pirates athletics. Southern says they will honor academic scholarships for ASU ... read more
    Source: WSAV NewsPublished on 2017-03-25
  • Viral Facebook post raises issues on potential Tybee ban
    CHATHAM COUNTY, Ga. – A Facebook post has gone viral after Tybee city leaders plan to ban alcohol during Orange Crush. After Tybee city leaders decided to discuss a resolution to ban open alcoholic containers for the event Savannah’s alderman Van Johnson took to the social media page frustrated with ... read more
    Source: WSAV NewsPublished on 2017-03-24
  • Parris Island marines and sailors compete in ultimate gauntlet challenge
    PARRIS ISLAND, Sc. (WSAV) – More than 100 marines and sailors from Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, and the naval hospital competed in a 9-mile challenge gauntlet Friday. “Any job in the Marine Corps should be able to complete these events, not something a ... read more
    Source: WSAV NewsPublished on 2017-03-24
  • 4 students treated, 4 in custody after fight at Stone Mountain High School
    Officials say four students were treated by EMS, and four students are in custody after a fight at Stone Mountain High School. ... read more
    Source: CBS 46Published on 2017-03-24
  • Rapper Rick Ross appears in court on kidnapping, battery charges
    Rapper Rick Ross appeared in a Fayette County courtroom Friday to face kidnapping and battery charges in connection to an incident at his home in June of 2015. ... read more
    Source: CBS 46Published on 2017-03-24
  • Jennifer Garner movie based in Atlanta creates drama
    Moviemaking is a $7 billion dollar business in Georgia, and employs around 25,000 Georgians. ... read more
    Source: CBS 46Published on 2017-03-24
  • The Latest: McConnell disappointed about GOP health bill
    White House budget chief Mick Mulvaney says he has "a lot of confidence" in President Donald Trump's ability to salvage a congressional Republican health care plan, but warns that Trump "also wants to move on" if the deal collapses. ... read more
    Source: CBS 46Published on 2017-03-24
  • Judge modifies gag order in case of slain Georgia teacher
    OCILLA, Ga. (AP) – A judge has agreed to modify a gag order barring attorneys, investigators and others from publicly discussing the case of a slain Georgia high school teacher who went missing nearly 12 years ago. Attorneys for several media organizations, including The Associated Press, had asked Superior Court ... read more
    Source: WSAV NewsPublished on 2017-03-24
  • 3 convicted of sex trafficking in SC, Georgia and NC
    CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) – Federal authorities say three men convicted of sex trafficking of minors in South Carolina, Georgia and North Carolina would routinely beat and rape victims to force them to participate in commercial sex acts. U.S. Attorney Beth Drake said in a news release Friday the three convicted ... read more
    Source: WSAV NewsPublished on 2017-03-24
  • SC police get trained to spot drugs & alcohol “High in Plain Sight”
    COLUMBIA, S.C. (WSPA)—Nearly 200 South Carolina law enforcement officers and professionals who deal with alcohol and drug abuse got special training Friday on the latest trends in how people hide drugs and alcohol, often in plain sight.   Officer Jermaine Galloway, who was an Idaho law enforcement officer from 1997 ... read more
    Source: WSAV NewsPublished on 2017-03-24
  • Dean Forest Road detour scheduled Saturday & Sunday
    Chatham County (WSAV/GDOT) –  Attention drivers who travel along Dean Forest Road! Norfolk Southern railroad crossing rehab will require a weekend detour on State Route (SR) 307/Dean Forest Road from 8AM Saturday, March 25 until midnight Monday, March 27. The Georgia Department of Transportation will set up signed detour options ... read more
    Source: WSAV NewsPublished on 2017-03-24
  • House Republicans pull health care bill
    WASHINGTON (CNN) – House Speaker Paul Ryan sensationally pulled his Obamacare repeal bill from the floor on Friday, a day after President Donald Trump had threatened to walk away from health care reform if he didn’t get a vote. After a dramatic day on Capitol Hill, Ryan rushed from ... read more
    Source: WSAV NewsPublished on 2017-03-24
  • Police officer found dead in Henry County
    The GBI is investigating after the body of a Henry County police officer was found at the end of a cul-de-sac behind a Publix location on Loop Road near Highway 20 Friday morning. ... read more
    Source: CBS 46Published on 2017-03-24
  • Georgia Teacher of the Year Ernie Lee goes cruising with the Blue Angels
    SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – The 2016 Georgia and Savannah Chatham Co. Teacher of the Year took a flight of a lifetime with the U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels Wednesday. You can see them this weekend at the Wings Over Golden Isles air show. PLUS – details on some new incentives for ... read more
    Source: WSAV NewsPublished on 2017-03-24

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