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Insurance coverage for autistic children now law

...became the 41st state to require coverage.Faye Montgomery, advocacy director of the Matthew Reardon School for Autism in Chatham County, works with families to help find resources and support and has been involved in the seven-year battle to get Ava's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-07/insurance-coverage-autis
Effort to remove Chatham County District Attorney from jail death case rejected

...A judge in coastal Georgia on Thursday rejected an effort to remove the Chatham County District Attorney from a case involving a man found dead in the county jail.Chatham County Superior Court Judge Michael Karpf said a motion by lawyers for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-02/effort-remove-chatham-county-
Truck explodes in downtown Savannah

...in downtown Savannah, but no one was hurt and there was no extensive property damage to surrounding buildings. Savannah-Chatham police Capt. Ben Herron told the Savannah Morning News the utility truck was returning from a worksite around 8:45 p.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-02/truck-explodes-downtown-sava
3 indicted in death of restrained college student at Savannah jail

...Evans and Jason Kenny, worked at the Chatham County jail. The third, Gregory Brown...blunt-force trauma.Dr. Bill Wessinger, the Chatham County coroner, said Ajibade suffered...Wessinger recently said of the injuries.Chatham County District Attorney Meg Heap announced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-24/3-indicted-death-restrained-c
Teen found fatally shot in stolen car

...Savannah police are investigating after a 17-year-old boy was found shot to death inside a stolen car.Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police say they're seeking witnesses to the shooting that killed Jamell Dwayne Law Saturday night.Police say...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-22/teen-found-fatally-shot-stol
Georgia jail death ruled a homicide by blunt force by coroner

...restraining chair inside an isolation cell at the Chatham County jail.Chatham County Sheriff Al St. Lawrence last month fired...attorneys shared a copy with The Associated Press.Chatham County coroner Dr. Bill Wessinger the, confirmed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-04/georgia-jail-death-rul
Solar energy heats up in Georgia

From Augusta's Fort Gordon to beach homes on Tybee, solar energy is booming in Georgia.In Chatham County, the Solarize program has flipped the switch on panels at four homes over the past few weeks and counts three more under...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-30/solar-energy-heats-georgia
Savannah ballistics equipment aids Augusta investigations

...cartridges collected.In 2014, the ATF provided NIBIN equipment valued at hundreds of thousands of dollars to the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department to boost the program. The agency invited Richmond County police to use the software."We...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-14/savannah-ballistics-eq
Palmetto Pipeline surveys continue despite state denial of project

...landowner. That's a great leg up in the event you do need to go to court." Among those who have revoked permission is Chatham County. An open records request by the Savannah Morning News revealed that Assistant County Manager Michael Kaigler gave the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-14/pipeline-surveys-continue-de
Deadly Georgia crashes spur $10M effort to add safety officers focused on commercial trucks

...metro Atlanta. The rest will be used along Interstate 85 south of Atlanta.Jimmy DeLoach, a former Garden City mayor and Chatham County commissioner, approached Deal about beefing up highway enforcement after his granddaughter, 21-year-old Abbie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-11/deadly-georgia-crashes-spur-1