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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
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
Allman film crew was twice denied access to tracks before fatal Georgia train crash, CSX says

...film's crew in south Georgia, killing one worker and injuring six, the company said in court documents.Legal filings in Chatham County State Court mark the first time Florida-based railroad operator CSX has made any publicly available statement about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-03/allman-film-crew-was-twice-de
Millage rates not complete picture of tax burden

...Macon-Bibb, Columbus-Muscogee, Athens-Clarke and Chatham, home of Savannah, all have countywide rates exceeding 11...of 19.972 mills. That is higher than rates for the Bibb, Chatham, Glynn, Dougherty, Floyd, Hall, Lee and Columbia school...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-30/millage-rates-not-comple
Shark sightings feed tourism

CHATHAM, Mass. - Great white sharks are having...Beach Chair Co., who started selling "Chatham Whites" T-shirts after customers who...glimpse of a shark fin from the beaches of Chatham. The posh resort town is on the elbow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-08-09/shark-sightings-feed-tourism
Across the region

...enabled an assailant to rape them on campus last fall.Attorneys filed separate lawsuits on behalf of the two women Friday in Chatham County State Court.Both women reported to police that they were robbed and raped at gunpoint in their campus housing Dec...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-03/across-region