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Jack Kingston's Senate runoff loss means less clout in Washington for Georgia

...things going,' " said Lis Overton, who heads the Chatham County Republican Party. "We're all a little depressed...Tony Center was the Democratic Party chairman for Chatham County in 2005 when he frantically called a Kingston staffer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-27/jack-kingstons
Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff

...across southeast Georgia, where he's represented Georgia's 1st Congressional District since 1993. In his home Chatham County, he won 86 percent, with about 12,500 more votes than Perdue. But Perdue erased Kingston's home base advantage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-22/perdue-defeats
Election Updates

...percent. 8:15 pmKingston takes early leadATLANTA -- Jack Kingston's lead in early returns even before his home Chatham County reported any results backed up recent polls that predicted he would win Tuesday's Republican Senate runoff over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-07-22/election-news
Ga. Senate race zeroes in on metro Atlanta, north Georgia ahead of Tuesday's GOP runoff

...have to run up the numbers like he did during the primary when he claimed 78 percent of the vote in his home base of Chatham County. But the coastal areas alone can't carry him across the finish line, and Kingston will have to perform very well...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-20/ga-senate-race-zeroes-metro-a
Child rapist stalked many, left mysteries, FBI says

...Investigators believe he killed himself while alone at the Chatham County jail in Savannah, Georgia, and that he may have...hanged himself with a cord inside his cell at the Chatham County jail in Savannah, Georgia. Here are key findings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-02/ga-child-rapist-stalke
Teen pleads guilty to attempted murder at YDC

...disability, she said.Gordon was transferred to another facility after the attack. He has since been charged in Chatham County with assault, accused of stabbing a guard in the neck, Paine said during Monday's hearing.Gordon's attack...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-16/teen-pleads-guilty-att
Former Savannah-Chatham police chief indicted on federal gambling, extortion charges

...officer filed a sexual harassment complaint, ending a 40-year police career that included four years as Savannah-Chatham County police chief.The indictment accuses Lovett of extorting cash from operators of an illegal gambling ring in exchange...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-05/former-savannah-chatham-polic
Ga. man arrested for pepper spray spat

...Friday found himself handcuffed and hauled off to the Chatham County jail. Police say Jonathan Scott Baxley, 28, was...battery and aggravated assault, then taken to the Chatham County jail. He was later released on a $10,000 bond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-22/ga-man-arrested-pepper-spray
Director of Allman movie grilled about fatal crash

...director's camera assistants and injured six other crew members. Lawyers for the Allman Brothers Band singer have asked a Chatham County Superior Court judge to stop Miller and his production company from reviving the project, arguing that his legal rights...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-12/director-allman-movie-grilled
Across the region

...Sahana Shah, was rushed to a hospital with critical injuries. She died Sunday, two days after she fell.Savannah-Chatham County police spokesman Julian Miller said Tuesday that no criminal charges had been filed, but detectives were still investigating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-05-27/across-region