Pipeline case moves ahead in court

...Billy"" Morris III, who also owns Morris Publishing Group LLC, operator of The Augusta Chronicle, The Savannah Morning News and the Jacksonville Times-Union.Savannah-based Colonial Oil Industries Inc. also filed a motion to intervene...

Palmetto Pipeline route might swing away from Richmond County

...Fore, of Kinder Morgan, said not a single Richmond County landowner would be affected.When a reporter for the Savannah Morning News contacted Kinder Morgan for an update on the newly proposed route, however, she was told by e-mail: "We have...

Former Augusta newspaper exec running for Savannah Council

...president ? said he hopes to improve public safety in Georgia's coastal city.He also has been publisher of the Savannah Morning News and public affairs director for the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department.Miller left newspaper work...

Environmental groups sue over Palmetto Pipeline

...Billy" Morris III, which also owns Morris Publishing Group LLC, which operates The Augusta Chronicle, the Savannah Morning News and the Jacksonville Times-Union, all along the proposed pipeline route. Dave Kyler, executive director of...

Truck explodes in downtown Savannah

...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. Wednesday with some construction equipment...

Effort to remove Chatham County District Attorney from jail death case rejected

...to control the discretion vested in the elected district attorney, absent extraordinary circumstances," the Savannah Morning News reported Karpf said.Ajibade, 21, was being booked into the county jail Jan. 1 where authorities say he got...

Palmetto Pipeline surveys continue despite state denial of project

...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 company verbal permission to survey the county's...

South Carolina Attorney General opinion fuels bills against Kinder Morgan's pipelines

...Boomhower, the director of public affairs for SCANA Corp., said Tuesday that the company had taken no position.Savannah Morning News reporter Mary Landers contributed to this report.

Savannah sets heat restriction for horse-drawn carriages

...degrees.Bridget Lidy, director of Savannah's Tourism Management and Ambassadorship department, tells the Savannah Morning News (http://bit.ly/1fxZ4iV ) that the policy was reviewed after last year's heat wave.

Prosecutor to seek indictment in jail death of Savannah man

...with the case."I want this case to be tried in a courtroom, not a court of public opinion," Heap told the Savannah Morning News.Heap said prosecutors are reviewing more than 500 pages of case materials prepared by the Georgia Bureau of In...