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  • PCA faces judge Monday for salmonella outbreak

    PCA faces judge Monday for salmonella outbreak

    Monday, July 28 2014 4:03 AM EDT2014-07-28 08:03:54 GMT
     Happening today jury selection set to get underway in one of the largest food recall cases in our nation's history. It comes nearly 5 years after a deadly salmonella outbreak was linked to a south Georgia peanut manufacture and three people, including it's former owner are set to stand trial. More >>
     Happening today jury selection set to get underway in one of the largest food recall cases in our nation's history. It comes nearly 5 years after a deadly salmonella outbreak was linked to a south Georgia peanut manufacture and three people, including it's former owner are set to stand trial. More >>
  • Flat tire leads to deadly crash in Crisp County

    Flat tire leads to deadly crash in Crisp County

    Monday, July 28 2014 3:43 AM EDT2014-07-28 07:43:51 GMT
    An overnight crash involving semi truck turned deadly on Interstate 75 in Crisp County.According to Crisp County Sheriff Billy Hancock, a car suffered a blowout and came to a rest in the traffic lane of I-75 south near exit 94.While awaiting assistance from a deputy, a tractor trailer slammed into the back of the car. The driver was thrown from the vehicle and killed.It happened around 1:45 AM.The truck driver was not seriously injured.The Georgia State Patrol and the GDOT are investigating.T...More >>
    An overnight crash involving semi truck turned deadly on Interstate 75 in Crisp County.According to Crisp County Sheriff Billy Hancock, a car suffered a blowout and came to a rest in the traffic lane of I-75 south near exit 94.While awaiting assistance from a deputy, a tractor trailer slammed into the back of the car. The driver was thrown from the vehicle and killed.It happened around 1:45 AM.The truck driver was not seriously injured.The Georgia State Patrol and the GDOT are investigating.T...More >>
  • Oxbow Meadows offering Pet CPR classes

    Oxbow Meadows offering Pet CPR classes

    Monday, July 28 2014 3:18 AM EDT2014-07-28 07:18:05 GMT
    CPR is not just a life-saving technique for humans. It can also be useful when saving our furry friends. Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center held classes on Saturday, July 26, to assist pet ownersMore >>
    CPR is not just a life-saving technique for humans. It can also be useful when saving our furry friends. Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center held classes on Saturday, July 26, to assist pet ownersMore >>
  • Changes to immunizations for Fulton County students

    Changes to immunizations for Fulton County students

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:57 PM EDT2014-07-28 03:57:58 GMT
    Fulton County students who were born before Jan. 1, 2002, will need to show proof of immunizations before the first day of school.
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    Fulton County students who were born before Jan. 1, 2002, will need to show proof of immunizations before the first day of school.More >>
  • Douglasville family's dog could cost them their home

    Douglasville family's dog could cost them their home

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-07-28 03:00:22 GMT
    A Douglasville apartment complex may be violating federal law if it ends a woman's lease because of her dog.
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    A Douglasville apartment complex may be violating federal law if it ends a woman's lease because of her dog.

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  • SCMPD investigate triple shooting at 55th St. and Ash St.

    SCMPD investigate shooting at 55th and Ash Street, 3 injured

    Sunday, July 27 2014 10:18 PM EDT2014-07-28 02:18:25 GMT
    Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are investigating a shooting that injured 3 people in East Savannah on Sunday night.More >>
    Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are investigating a shooting that injured 3 people in East Savannah on Sunday night.More >>
  • 4 children injured when car drives into their yard

    4 children injured when car drives into their yard

    Sunday, July 27 2014 7:53 PM EDT2014-07-27 23:53:30 GMT
    Hall County officials are investigating a car accident that sent four children to the hospital.More >>
    Hall County officials are investigating a car accident that sent four children to the hospital.
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  • Young men of honor serve dinner to families at Ronald McDonald House

    Young men of honor serve dinner to families at Ronald McDonald House

    Sunday, July 27 2014 7:37 PM EDT2014-07-27 23:37:04 GMT
    The Young Men of Honor program is serving dinner to families at the Ronald McDonald House on Waters Avenue in Savannah on the evening of Sunday, July 27th.More >>
    The Young Men of Honor program is serving dinner to families at the Ronald McDonald House on Waters Avenue in Savannah on the evening of Sunday, July 27th.More >>
  • Back to School Extravaganza hosted by Shanta Green a big success

    Back to School Extravaganza hosted by Shanta Green a big success

    Sunday, July 27 2014 7:17 PM EDT2014-07-27 23:17:57 GMT
    Shanta Greene, a Savannah woman who lost her leg after a tree fell on her car has chosen to give back to the community.More >>
    Shanta Greene, a Savannah woman who lost her leg after a tree fell on her car has chosen to give back to the community after she won a multi-million dollar settlement from the City of Savannah by hosting a Back to School Extravaganza.More >>
  • Tybee Mayor calls for upgrades to U.S. Highway 80

    Tybee Mayor calls for upgrades to U.S. Highway 80

    Sunday, July 27 2014 7:06 PM EDT2014-07-27 23:06:51 GMT
    Mayor Jason Buelterman is ready for U.S. Highway 80 to be upgraded providing relief to locals and vacationers on Tybee Island.More >>
    Many people can instantly recollect a time when they have been stuck in traffic on U.S. Highway 80 traveling on or off Tybee Island and Mayor Jason Buelterman is ready for this road to be upgraded providing relief to locals and vacationers.More >>
  • Swimmable Water Weekend brings people out to Savannah River

    Swimmable Water Weekend brings people out to Savannah River

    Sunday, July 27 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-07-27 22:44:37 GMT
    July 25-27 is International Swimmable Water Weekend, and Savannah Riverkeeper Tonya Bonitatubus wanted all of the CSRA to know that. She posted a video to her Facebook page Friday challenging people toMore >>
    July 27 marks the end of International Swimmable Water Weekend, a weekend encouraging people to get out and enjoy local waterways. Even after a report released in June named the Savannah River the third most toxic in the nation, people aren't afraid to get out and enjoy the water.More >>
  • Man wrecks into Isle Of Hope fire station

    Man wrecks into Isle Of Hope fire station

    Sunday, July 27 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-07-27 22:37:08 GMT
    A man in his 60's ran off the road on Parkersburg road around 1:40 p.m. on Sunday, July 27th wrecking his Jeep into the Isle of Hope fire station in Savannah.More >>
    A man in his 60's ran off the road on Parkersburg road around 1:40 p.m. on Sunday, July 27th wrecking his Jeep into the Isle of Hope fire station in Savannah.More >>
  • Mom shoots at burglar trying to steal her car

    Mom shoots at burglar trying to steal her car

    Sunday, July 27 2014 6:33 PM EDT2014-07-27 22:33:43 GMT
    A Columbus woman catches a man trying to steal her car and fires back literally. The car theft gone wrong happened late Friday evening. News Leader Nine's Tyrone McCoy caught up with the victim. More >>
    A Columbus woman catches a man trying to steal her car and fires back literally. The car theft gone wrong happened late Friday evening. News Leader Nine's Tyrone McCoy caught up with the victim. He has an exclusive interview with the single mother who says she was just protecting her family and belongings.More >>
  • Surveillance photos show alleged suspect in action

    Surveillance photos show alleged suspect in action

    Sunday, July 27 2014 5:43 PM EDT2014-07-27 21:43:15 GMT
    Surveillance photos released by the Columbus Police Department show an image of an alleged suspect in two armed robberies. You can see the alleged suspect walking into the store and then pointing a silverMore >>
    Surveillance photos released by the Columbus Police Department show an image of an alleged suspect in two armed robberies.More >>
  • Americus city council set to look at recycling again

    Americus city council set to look at recycling again

    Sunday, July 27 2014 4:40 PM EDT2014-07-27 20:40:09 GMT
    Americus city leaders are proposing a new curbside recycling program that won't cost residents. It comes after lots of folks got angry when they found out items they thought were being recycled were just going to the landfill. More >>
    Americus city leaders are proposing a new curbside recycling program that won't cost residents. It comes after lots of folks got angry when they found out items they thought were being recycled were just going to the landfill. More >>
  • Complete coverage of 2014 MLB Hall of Fame

    Complete coverage of 2014 MLB Hall of Fame

    Sunday, July 27 2014 3:38 PM EDT2014-07-27 19:38:24 GMT
    Five Atlanta Braves will be enshrined in the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame this Sunday, while another member of the class of six has roots in Georgia.More >>
    Five Atlanta Braves will be enshrined in the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame this Sunday, while another member of the class of six has roots in Georgia.More >>
  • Two people transferred to Phoebe after wreck

    Two people transferred to Phoebe after wreck

    Sunday, July 27 2014 3:10 PM EDT2014-07-27 19:10:34 GMT
    Two people were taken to Phoebe Putney Memorial hospital after they collided on U.S. 19 northbound around 2 p.m.Dougherty County EMS and the D.C.P. responded to the crash.Police say there was just one person inside each vehicle, a silver Kia and a red Ford Van.The crash happened near Flash Foods.Copyright 2014 WALB. All rights reserved.More >>
    Two people were taken to Phoebe Putney Memorial hospital after they collided on U.S. 19 northbound around 2 p.m.Dougherty County EMS and the D.C.P. responded to the crash.Police say there was just one person inside each vehicle, a silver Kia and a red Ford Van.The crash happened near Flash Foods.Copyright 2014 WALB. All rights reserved.More >>
  • LaGrange woman hit by juvenile with cast iron skillet

    LaGrange woman hit with skillet by juvenile

    Sunday, July 27 2014 2:20 PM EDT2014-07-27 18:20:53 GMT
    The LaGrange Police Department says an 88-year-old woman was struck in the head with a cast iron skillet by a male juvenile. Police say on July 27, at approximately 4:43 a.m., the Patrol Division respondedMore >>
    The LaGrange Police Department says an 88-year-old woman was struck in the head with a cast iron skillet by a male juvenile.More >>
  • Heat Advisory Issued for South Georgia

    Heat Advisory Issued for South Georgia

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:04 AM EDT2014-07-27 15:04:56 GMT
    National Weather Service reminds everyone to not leave kids or pets inside cars during this heat advisoryNational Weather Service reminds everyone to not leave kids or pets inside cars during this heat advisory
    The National Weather Service in Tallahassee reminds everyone to not leave kids or pets in cars during Sunday's heat advisoryMore >>
    The National Weather Service in Tallahassee reminds everyone to not leave kids or pets in cars during Sunday's heat advisoryMore >>
  • New State Health Information Network Activated

    New State Health Information Network Activated

    Sunday, July 27 2014 10:32 AM EDT2014-07-27 14:32:58 GMT
    A new network to allow hospitals and doctors to access medical records is now up and running.

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    A new network to allow hospitals and doctors to access medical records is now up and running.

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  • Goodwill opens new donation location on Buena Vista Rd.

    Goodwill opens new donation location on Buena Vista Rd.

    Sunday, July 27 2014 10:32 AM EDT2014-07-27 14:32:15 GMT
    Goodwill is providing another convenient way for community members to donate by opening a new donation center in the Starmount Shopping Plaza.More >>
    Goodwill is providing another convenient way for community members to donate by opening a new donation center in the Starmount Shopping Plaza. The grand opening takes place at the new location at 2501 Buena Vista Road on Friday, July 25 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. More >>
  • Sam Nunn Federal Center to reopen Monday

    Sam Nunn Federal Center to reopen Monday

    Sunday, July 27 2014 9:42 AM EDT2014-07-27 13:42:00 GMT
    After being closed for a week due to an electrical emergency, the Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center will be back open for business Monday.More >>
    After being closed for a week due to an electrical emergency, the Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center will be back open for business Monday.More >>
  • Body of 14-year-old drowning victim pulled from river

    Body of 14-year-old drowning victim pulled from river

    Sunday, July 27 2014 9:29 AM EDT2014-07-27 13:29:13 GMT
    Rescue teams are searching the Chattahoochee River near the Columbus Riverwalk after witnesses tell News Leader 9 that a young male disappeared under the water shortly before 6 p.m. on Saturday, July 26. FamilyMore >>
    Rescue teams have recovered the body of a 14-year-old boy who went down in the Chattahoochee River near the Columbus RiverWalk around 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 26. News Leader 9's Tyrone McCoy was there and has this report.More >>
  • 8th annual Hip Hop Summit in Columbus

    8th annual Hip Hop Summit in Columbus

    Sunday, July 27 2014 7:11 AM EDT2014-07-27 11:11:05 GMT
    Project Rebound held its eighth annual Hip Hop Summit at the Liberty Theatre in Columbus on Saturday, July 26. The event included several activities, like a discussion on the motive behind gangster rap,More >>
    Project Rebound held its eighth annual Hip Hop Summit at the Liberty Theatre in Columbus on Saturday, July 26. The event included several activities, like a discussion on the motive behind gangster rap,More >>
  • Three wounded in early morning Columbus shooting

    Three wounded in early morning Columbus shooting

    Sunday, July 27 2014 1:33 AM EDT2014-07-27 05:33:14 GMT
    Three people were shot before dawn on Saturday, July 26, in a parking lot on the 3800 block of Baker Plaza Dr. in Columbus. The shooting occurred just before 3:30 a.m. The victims were taken to MidtownMore >>
    Three people were shot before dawn on Saturday, July 26, in a parking lot on the 3800 block of Baker Plaza Dr. in Columbus. More >>
  • What’s next for the East Albany Boys & Girls Club?

    What’s next for the East Albany Boys & Girls Club?

    Saturday, July 26 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-07-27 03:44:04 GMT
    Dozens of Albany residents and city officials met to talk about the East Albany Boys and Girls Club, which recently shut down.Board members says the east location has a leaky roof, and the floor is cracking. Board member Larry Price was at Saturday’s meeting, and says they will still serve the children in the area, and use elementary schools for their after-school programs.Price says the building was becoming unsafe after 28 years, and they may look at other buildings for a future location.“W...More >>
    Dozens of Albany residents and city officials met to talk about the East Albany Boys and Girls Club, which recently shut down.Board members says the east location has a leaky roof, and the floor is cracking. Board member Larry Price was at Saturday’s meeting, and says they will still serve the children in the area, and use elementary schools for their after-school programs.Price says the building was becoming unsafe after 28 years, and they may look at other buildings for a future location.“W...More >>
  • All lanes open after head-on collision on Lazaretto Creek Bridge

    All lanes open after head-on collision on Lazaretto Creek Bridge

    Saturday, July 26 2014 10:36 PM EDT2014-07-27 02:36:03 GMT
    A head-on collision between two cars has caused major delays for travelers going on and off of Tybee Island on the Lazaretto Creek Bridge.More >>
    A head-on collision between two cars has caused major delays for travelers going on and off of Tybee Island on the Lazaretto Creek Bridge. The accident happened around 6:55 p.m. on Saturday, July 26th, shutting down Highway 80.More >>
  • Tax free weekend makes back to school a little easier

    Tax free weekend makes back to school a little easier

    Saturday, July 26 2014 9:07 PM EDT2014-07-27 01:07:39 GMT
    Back to school has come sooner than expected for most families but relief can be found in the upcoming tax free weekend here in the state of Georgia and South Carolina.More >>
    Back to school has come sooner than expected for most families but relief can be found in the upcoming tax free weekend here in the state of Georgia and South Carolina.More >>
  • Man suffers from lacerations after boating accident on Tybee sand bar

    Man suffers from lacerations after boating accident on Tybee sand bar

    Saturday, July 26 2014 8:56 PM EDT2014-07-27 00:56:08 GMT
    A person has been injured after a boating accident on Tybee Island left them with lacerations due to an encounter with boat propellers around 4:20 p.m. on Saturday, July 26th.More >>
    A person has been injured after a boating accident on Tybee Island left them with lacerations due to an encounter with boat propellers around 4:20 p.m. on Saturday, July 26th.More >>
  • Savannah Hazmat responds to Chemical Fire

    Savannah Hazmat responds to Chemical Fire

    Saturday, July 26 2014 2:36 PM EDT2014-07-26 18:36:09 GMT
    Savannah Hazmat crews responded to a chemical fire at Store Room Self Storage on East President Street Friday night. A woman reported that a drum of chemicals was on fire when she went to pick up someMore >>
    Savannah Hazmat crews responded to a chemical fire at Store Room Self Storage on East President Street Friday night. A woman reported that a drum of chemicals was on fire when she went to pick up someMore >>
  • Shanta Greene giving back through back to school extravaganza

    Shanta Greene giving back through back to school extravaganza

    Saturday, July 26 2014 2:31 PM EDT2014-07-26 18:31:05 GMT
    A Savannah woman who lost her leg after a tree fell on her car is now giving back to the community after she won a multi-million dollar settlement from the City of Savannah by hosting a Back to School Extravaganza.More >>
    A Savannah woman who lost her leg after a tree fell on her car is now giving back to the community after she won a multi-million dollar settlement from the City of Savannah by hosting a Back to School Extravaganza.More >>