•  
  •  
Elections board OKs Sunday voting

...Director Lynn Bailey.The move follows in the footsteps of several other counties, including Fulton, DeKalb, Clayton, Chatham and Lowndes. Those counties will also allow Sunday voting on Oct. 26, but from noon until 5 p.m.At a called meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-09-29/elections-board-oks-sunday-voti
Richmond County Board of Elections to discuss Sunday voting

...scheduled Oct. 27 through Oct. 31.Sunday voting also has been approved from noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 26 at a single location in Chatham County, but the proposal has drawn fire elsewhere as a partisan measure to get black Democrats to the polls, The Associated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-09-26/richmond-count
John Paul

...Mr. John Carlton Paul, 71, of Indian Hill Road entered into rest September 22, 2014 at GRU. Mr. Paul was born in Chatham County, GA and lived most of his life in Warren County, GA. He was the son of the late Thomas L. Paul and Gladys Nelson...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172560303
Savannah cops train for riots

...sitting at the feet of a wall of Savannah-Chatham police officers who were dressed in riot...police were joined by deputies from the Chatham County Sheriff's Office, Georgia State...Security Forces, Homeland Security, the Chatham Emergency Management Agency and military...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-10/savannah-cops-train-riots
GBI probing fatal shooting by police in Savannah

...department veteran David Jannot was put on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation, Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department spokesman Julian Miller said in a written statement.After the shooting, crowds of onlookers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-18/gbi-probing-fatal-shooting-po
Paine College committee talks about plans to address school's problems

...federal student financial aid. State Sen. Lester Jackson, who represents District 2, which encompasses Savannah and much of Chatham County, and Quincy Robertson, who was Paine's chief financial officer from 1968 to 1999, also serve on the committee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-10/paine-college-committee-t
Savannah cops investigate 2 weekend slayings

...Ga. - Police in Savannah are seeking leads after two men were shot to death over the Labor Day holiday weekend. Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police say the first shooting happened Friday night. They say 21-year-old Devonte Mumford was found shortly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-01/savannah-cops-probe-2-weeken
Teenager in custody after home robbery

...say he burglarized a home Tuesday in Richmond County.Approximately 11:43 a.m., deputies responded to the 200 block of Chatham Road, where Patrick O'Neal Bennett is accused of stealing four rings, a fireproof safe, a laptop and Xbox 360, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-04/teenager-custody-after
Savannah International Paper worker killed

...Salter.The Savannah Morning News reports Salter, a maintenance worker, was killed at the facility on Sunday.Savannah-Chatham police spokesman Julian Miller said Salter was in or around an elevator when he was killed at the facility on West Lathrop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-02/savannah-international-paper
Across Georgia

...after he shot and wounded an unarmed man last year while responding to reports of gunshots outside a nightclub.Savannah-Chatham County police notified officer Bobby Waiters of his suspension pending dismissal in July, and Savannah's city manager denied...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-30/across-georgia