Shades of 'Selma': Georgia still fighting battles for religious liberty

...freedom laws that were used to stop discrimination against Christians. But not so here in Georgia where, at Savannah State University, a group of college students were charged with hazing when they re-enacted Christ's example of washing...

Pay hike sought for college faculty

...construction. For instance, UGA is hoping to get $63 million for added classrooms, offices and a laboratory. Savannah State University is asking for $16 million for a science building.Legislators usually take months to finally vote on the annual...

Grovetown's Kiana Robinson signs with Savannah State

...Robinson.With thoughts of basketball long gone, Robinson signed to run track for the NCAA Division I Tigers of Savannah State University.It was the school she wanted all along, Robinson said after the signing at Grovetown High on Thursday...

Do Georgia colleges need so many sports?

...schools. That changed in March of last year when Kennesaw State University was seeking to launch football and Savannah State University wanted to move up to Division I.When the board approved both requests, it also revised its policy to one...

Regents seek to eliminate University System of Georgia's unpopular majors

...graduate from them.The Music Education program at Georgia Regents University, the Africana Studies program at Savannah State University, the Environmental Engineering program at the University of Georgia and the Gender & Women's Studies major...

Board of Regents protesters arrested

...the list includes $25 million spread over fiscal years 2016 and 2017 for health-professions classrooms. Savannah State University is slated to get $18 million in 2016 for science and technology facilities.For Georgia Regents University...

Across the region

University sued over pair of campus rapesSAVANNAH, GA. - Two students are suing Savannah State University, arguing that lax security enabled an assailant to rape them on campus last fall.Attorneys filed separate lawsuits on behalf...

Georgia regents seek $2 billion for state schools

...restore an animal and dairy-sciences building in Tifton and $3.3 million to equip its new science building.Savannah State University would get $16 million to build science and technology facilities.

Toyian Williams

...Williams and Barbara Phillips Williams of North, Augusta, SC. He was a graduate of North Augusta High School and Savannah State University. Toyian was employed by Akima Facilities-Fort Gordon. He was a member of the Old Storm Branch Baptist Church...

Savannah rape suspect linked to campus attacks

...Investigation plans to take warrants out on Torrey Sicarr Nigel Scott for two sexual assaults committed in a Savannah State University residence hall, said Cathy Sapp, special agent in charge of the GBI's Statesboro office.Sapp said the...