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Augusta deputy administrator picks named

...decades in local government management, including as a former assistant county manager and purchasing director in Chatham County and a special assistant to the mayor of Atlanta.After 11 years as director of general services and human resources...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-25/augusta-deputy-administr
No charges for Savannah officer who shot handcuffed man

...shooting of 29-year-old Charles Smith last fall, Chatham County District Attorney Meg Heap said."I believe the...rest," Heap said at a news conference.Savannah-Chatham County police Officer David Jannot fatally shot Smith on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-25/no-charges-savannah-of
Pipeline plan draws protests

...is landlocked. He estimated the pipeline would add $301,000 in property taxes to various government entities in Chatham County. Private property owners would own and pay taxes on the easement that runs through their property. About 80 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-05/pipeline-plan-draws-protests
Savannah's jailed ex-police chief to get six-figure pension

...taxes.Some city council members have called for revoking or slashing the retirement benefits of former Savannah-Chatham County Police Chief Willie Lovett, who was sentenced by a U.S. District Court judge this month. But City Attorney Brooks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-19/savannahs-jailed-ex-po
Julian Heyman Jr.

...SPRINGFIELD, Ga. - Julian Sheppard Heyman, Jr., 82, passed away Sunday, February 15, 2015 at Ogeechee Hospice. The Chatham County native was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church and a Sunday School Teacher. He received his Associate of Arts Degree...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174171587
Ga. tax worker admits charity theft

...A former employee in the Chatham County Tax Commissioner's office has...Friday entered a guilty plea in Chatham County Superior Court under the First...1, 2014, "property of the Chatham County Tax Commissioner," court documents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-04/ga-tax-worker-admits-charity
Ga. lawyer arrested in $500,000 theft

...for the Middle Judicial Circuit, asked the GBI to look into the case Jan. 7.A legal malpractice suit, filed in Chatham County State Court on Dec. 23 by Savannah attorney Bart Turner, alleges that Smith "forged" the signature of his clients...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-15/ga-lawyer-arrested-500000-th
5th DUI could send Ga. woman back to prison

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- A Chatham County woman who spent more than 10 years...revocation arrest warrant with the Chatham County jail for Sheila Faye Conley...Island. The warrant, signed by Chatham County Superior Court Judge John E...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-31/5th-dui-could-send-ga-woman-
Savannah cemetery now a dump

...efforts and legal actions by the city to try and bring property into compliance. The city has taken the matter to Chatham County Recorder's Court, but the case is in a bit of a standstill because the owner, Matthew Jones, has been ruled incapacitated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-30/savannah-cemetery-used-dump
Chatham County officials weigh approval of golf carts on roads

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Chatham County officials are considering a new...would only affect unincorporated Chatham County, he said, and users of golf...thoroughfares in other areas of Chatham County. She said more than 200 people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-29/chatham-may-ok-golf-carts-ro