Savannah cemetery now a dump

SAVANNAH -- Much of Evergreen Cemetery has become overrun with weeds and a pile of tires sits farther down the path, visitors and families say.

Across the region

STATESBORO, Ga. - A Bulloch County jury convicted a man in the slaying of a Statesboro preacher.

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...In other newsA MAN HAS BEEN sentenced in a shooting at a coastal Georgia fair that left eight people injured. The Savannah Morning News reported 23-year-old Lajuan Sloman was sentenced Wednesday to 15 years in prison and 35 years of probation...

Savannah International Paper worker killed

SAVANNAH, Ga. - International Paper Co. officials have identified a worker killed at the company's Savannah mill as 58-year-old Ricky Salter.

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...of his suspension pending dismissal in July, and Savannah's city manager denied Waiters' appeal Aug. 18, the Savannah Morning News reported after open records requests.Waiters, who joined the department in 2005, had been on administrative...

Rick Allen represents the real deal

...Congressional District.In fact, he's sometimes contradicted himself to keep up that facade: As exposed in 2010 by the Savannah Morning News ? which actually had endorsed Barrow ? Barrow unbelievably and shamelessly assured urban audiences he was working...

The reporter who made a mistake

Don Lowery died July 10 in a federal prison in North Carolina. That's where he was serving a sentence for rushing into a bank with a shotgun and trying to rob it.

Paula Deen to launch own television network

Paula Deen announced plans to launch a new digital cooking network - eschewing traditional TV networks that cast her off a year ago after a scandal nearly melted her butter-coated empire.

The case for Kingston

Our state needs a senator to wage battle in a Democrat-entrenched Senate. And if you're going into battle, you want to send your most experienced personnel.

Crews clearing out Savannah homeless camps

Crews clearing out Savannah homeless camps to make way for drainage projects.