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.

Across Georgia

...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...

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.

Crews clearing out Savannah homeless camps

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

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.

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.

Savannah sewer smell becomes issue

SAVANNAH, Ga. - A neighborhood meeting is planned in the Savannah area where a planned sewage treatment plant has prompted concerns from the Savannah Botanical Gardens.

Outlet mall on track to open by 2016 Masters

A new fashion outlet mall in Augusta should be open in time for the 2016 Masters Tournament.

DUI charge for Savannah area fire chief

...southeast Georgia fire chief has been placed on leave after being charged with driving under the influence. The Savannah Morning News reports the Georgia State Patrol arrested Springfield Fire Chief Travis Craig Zittrouer early Saturday and charged...

Georgia retirees, teachers and state workers complain about insurance changes

ATLANTA -- A group of as many as 650,000 hope to flood Gov. Nathan Deal's office with complaints about the insurance plan that covers teachers, state workers and retirees.