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Across Georgia

...three of them seriously, in a chain of car crashes as robbery suspects were being chased by officers Friday night.Savannah-Chatham County police said Saturday that Christopher Eugene Smith, 35, and Keith Enmon Pen dergraph, 37, were arrested late Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-16/across-georgia
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
Savannah sees 24 shot in month

...finding the suspects or perpetrators responsible for them and to prevent them from happening in the future," interim Savannah-Chatham police Chief Julie Tolbert said Tuesday afternoon.Two of the 21 shooting incidents, on July 18 and July 30, were fatal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-06/savannah-sees-24-shot-
Savannah teacher fired after nude photos found

...I'm the Natchez Indians (Mardis Gras Ball) Queen. Nothing like this has ever happened to me."Wednesday, the Savannah-Chatham school board fired Jones for being irresponsible with her phone, for not properly handling or reporting the incident and for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-02/savannah-teacher-fired-after
Crews clearing out Savannah homeless camps

...camps east of downtown Savannah.The Savannah Morning News reports that the cleanup is a joint effort between the city, the Chatham-Savannah Authority for the Homeless and the Savannah Impact Program. It is being done with the help of volunteers.Behind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-07-23/crews-clearing-out-savannah-homeles
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
Jack Kingston's Senate runoff loss means less clout in Washington for Georgia

...and get things going,' " said Lis Overton, who heads the Chatham County Republican Party. "We're all a little depressed...politics.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
Election Updates

...he said he needed to win, and he pulled in fewer votes in Chatham than in the primary while opponent David Perdue picked up some...Jack Kingston's lead in early returns even before his home Chatham County reported any results backed up recent polls that predicted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-07-22/election-news
Augusta Commission set to approve $9 million tax increase

...which is higher than Columbia County's 6.4 mills but still lower than current countywide rates in Fulton, Bulloch, Chatham, Dougherty, Macon-Bibb, Athens-Clarke and Columbus-Muscogee.Commissioner Bill Lockett said the city needed not only...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-27/augusta-commission-set-a
Property Transfers

...2931 Dahlia Drive, Lot 30, Block B, Spring Glen, $41,500Nancy G. Moore to Rudolph S. Dixon Jr., Section III, 211 Chatham Road, Lot 29, Block C, Montclair, $107,300Gladys V. Jackson and Gladys Von Ohsen Jackson to Daniel R. Steed and Cheryl...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/real-estate/2014-07-25/property-transfers