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Ramblin' Rhodes: Anniversary calls for look back at 50 years in journalism

...first costume in Aiken. She was appearing at the old Savannah City Auditorium with star Sonny James.I did a story about...Usry. Two of his brothers, Frank and Larry, were Savannah city policemen. I ended up writing a story about the three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-03-26/ramblin-rhodes-annive
Sunday bar ban in Savannah waived for St. Patrick's Day

...drinks on Sunday but not pubs and lounges that make most of their revenues selling booze. The state Legislature and Savannah City Council changed that this year after a push by local bar owner Bonnie Walden."I'd have been crushed if I hadn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-15/sunday-bar-ban-savannah-waive
DUI charge for Savannah area fire chief

...charged him with DUI and speeding. Springfield is a city of about 2,800 people in Effingham County northwest of Savannah. City Manager Brett Bennett says he placed the fire chief on administrative leave while he reviews the arrest. It was not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-01-20/dui-charge-savannah-ar
Allman film 'shutting down' after train crash

...movie about the life of Gregg Allman a week after a freight train killed one crew member and injured seven others, a Savannah city official said Thursday.Filming of the movie Midnight Rider, starring William Hurt as the Allman Brothers Band singer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-27/allman-film-shutting-down-aft
Across the region

...release doesn't lead to flooding elsewhere, Robbins said.Savannah considers Sunday bar openingsSAVANNAH, GA. - The Savannah City Council is considering legislation allowing bars to operate seven days a week.Current city laws require businesses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-25/across-region
Old Savannah vaults didn't house slaves, researchers find

...archaeological study last year.Savannah Research Library and Municipal Archives Director Luciana Spracher presented the Savannah City Council with some findings discovered through the partnership with Georgia Southern University during a workshop Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-09/old-savannah-vaults-didnt-hou
Savannah police chief is retiring

...chief is retiring a day after it was revealed that City Hall is investigating a sexual harassment claim against him.Savannah City Manager Stephanie Cutter announced Friday that Police Chief Willie Lovett was to retire "effective immediately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-27/across-georgia
Savannah official's car stolen; mayor spots it

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- It's not every day a Savannah city councilwoman's car gets stolen.Rarer still that the mayor can help police with the time of the theft and a hint about suspects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-12-16/savannah-officials-car
Savannah city manager asked to resign

SAVANNAH, Ga. - The mayor of Savannah has asked City Manager Rochelle Small-Toney to resign.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-09-27/savannah-city-manager-as
Savannah may ban dogs for St. Patrick's Day parade

...to the banned animal list that began last year with the driving out of snakes.Those were two of the major changes Savannah City Council members discussed at a special Monday meeting.Like the 2012 holiday, the St. Patrick's Day parade for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-28/savannah-may-ban-dogs-st-patr