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Dredging of Savannah harbor won't start until December

SAVANNAH, Ga. - A dredging company won't start deepening the shipping channel to the Port of Savannah until December, Army Corps of Engineers officials said Thursday during a visit by the agency's top general.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-28/dredging-savannah-harbor-wont
Judge finds no juror misconduct in salmonella trial convictions

SAVANNAH, Ga. - A federal judge Thursday refused to throw out criminal convictions in a salmonella outbreak traced to a Georgia peanut plant after the court investigated defense attorneys' claims of jury misconduct.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-28/judge-finds-no-juror-miscondu
Georgia post to give Vietnam vets homecoming they never had

As Americans mark the 50th anniversary of the divisive Vietnam conflict, other veterans in southeast Georgia are planning to give fellow Vietnam vets the homecoming they never had.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-25/georgia-post-give-vietnam-vet
Busy spring puts state ports on track for record fiscal year

Georgia ports on track for record fiscal year after busy spring, boost from snarled West Coast.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-18/busy-spring-puts-state-por
ConAgra to pay $11.2M to settle Peter Pan peanut butter salmonella case

SAVANNAH, Ga. - ConAgra to pay $11.2M to settle criminal charge for shipping salmonella-tainted peanut butter.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-20/conagra-pay-112m-settle-pe
Georgia authorities investigate whether truck driver fell asleep at wheel before fiery crash

A couple traveling to celebrate back-to-back birthdays and a woman and her teenage cousin on their way to visit the girl's hospitalized father were among five people killed in a fiery crash on a Georgia interstate Tuesday afternoon.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-20/georgia-authorities-investiga
Andrew Bynum could be out in Cleveland

CLEVELAND - The Andrew Bynum experiment appears over for the Cavaliers...banned him from all team activities.Bynum, who signed a two-year, $24 million...clear.Brown has been a huge supporter of Bynum. The two were together in Los Angeles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2013-12-28/andrew-bynum-could-be-out-cle
Bynum sparks Pacers in debut with NBA team

...David West scored 24 points and Andrew Bynum grabbed a season-high 10 rebounds in his...as its two-game winning streak ended.Bynum played just 15 minutes but his first basket...and the Celtics never threatened again.Bynum gave Indiana an infusion of energy that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-03-11/bynum-sparks-pacers-debut-nba
Cleveland Cavaliers land Andrew Bynum

...the Dallas Mavericks missed out on another center when Andrew Bynum agreed to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers.The Los Angeles...organization has come a long way. They're making the right moves."Bynum was part of the four-team trade that sent Howard from Orlando...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2013-07-10/cleveland-cavaliers-land-andr
Sheriff fires 9 deputies over man's death at coastal Georgia jail

SAVANNAH, Ga. - A coastal Georgia sheriff fired nine of his deputies Friday in connection with the death of a 22-year-old college student found dead in restraints after he was booked into the county jail.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-08/sheriff-fires-9-deputies-over