Georgia officials want Palmetto Pipeline company's appeal dismissed

Attorneys for the Georgia Department of Transportation argue the Palmetto Pipeline Co. LLC is not a pipeline company as defined by Georgia law.

Georgia hospitals look at consolidation

A Savannah health system's announcement that it will pursue a strategic partnership with Novant Health fits into the recent flurry of hospital consolidation across Georgia.

Kinder Morgan offers cash to survey land on pipeline route

Along the proposed route of its stalled Palmetto Pipeline, energy giant Kinder Morgan is now offering cash to some landowners to allow surveys on their property.

Pipeline case moves ahead in court

Fulton County Superior Court Judge Kimberly M. Esmond Adams has approved a scheduling order that outlines deadlines leading up to a hearing on Nov. 13 or "as soon as practicable thereafter."

Palmetto Pipeline route might swing away from Richmond County

It remains unclear whether a controversial oil pipeline project has changed its route to avoid Richmond County.

Former Augusta newspaper exec running for Savannah Council

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Former Augusta newspaper executive Julian Miller has announced he is running for a Savannah City Council seat.

Environmental groups sue over Palmetto Pipeline

Five environmental groups are seeking to join the legal fight against the proposed Palmetto Pipeline.

Savannah sets heat restriction for horse-drawn carriages

SAVANNAH, Ga. - The city of Savannah is setting new heat limits for horse-drawn carriages to try and protect the animals from blistering summer temperatures.

Truck explodes in downtown Savannah

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Police say a utility truck exploded in downtown Savannah, but no one was hurt and there was no extensive property damage to surrounding buildings.

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

SAVANNAH - A judge in coastal Georgia on Thursday rejected an effort to remove the Chatham County District Attorney from a case involving a man found dead in the county jail.