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    CrimeStoppers Offering Cash Reward for Info. on 2013 Homicide

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    CrimeStoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $2,500 for information regarding the May 2013 shooting death of Darin Manigo. 47-year-old Manigo was shot and killed just before 2:30am on May 5th. Police say Manigo stood in front of Sharon's Lounge on Montgomery Street, when a man approached and shot him. The shooter fled from the scene before police arrived. All information provided to CrimeStoppers is anonymous and can be reported 24/7. Tipsters can call CrimeStoppers at 234-2020, send ... More>>

    Tax Free Weekend Approaching For GA & SC

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    State sales tax holidays in both Georgia and South Carolina have been set. In Georgia shoppers can enjoy no sales tax on certain items on August 1st and 2nd. In South Carolina the tax free holiday is scheduled for August 1st through 3rd. In Georgia, shoppers can enjoy no sales tax on clothing and footwear with a sales price of $100.00 or less per item, computers, computer components, and prewritten computer software purchased for noncommercial home or personal use with a sales price of $1,000... More>>

    Tybee Island Hotel Listed in National Register of Historic Places

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    The Bordley Cottage-Beach View Hotel on Tybee Island has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places as an, "excelled example of an early Tybee cottage that was later converted to a four-season hotel."The hotel is on Butler Avenue and was built in 1915. It was converted into a hotel in 1945 by William D. Garvin, the owner of Polar Bear Ice and Coal Company in Savannah.The National Register of Historic Places is our country's official list of historic buildings, structures, sites, ... More>>

    UPDATE: 3rd ID Soldier Assists In Hinesville Kroger Crash Video included

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    A man is under arrest after crashing his car into the Kroger on 555 W. Oglethorpe Highway in Hinesville Wednesday evening. More>>

    New Mexico Dog Survives Acid Attack Video included

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    (KOB) A dog is recovering after being stolen from its New Mexico home and tortured with acid.Pat Huntley says the dog stumbled onto someone's front yard. That homeowner called Huntley for help, and what she saw was shocking."I had no idea what I was looking at, I didn't know if I was looking at a car accident, if she had been in a fight," said Huntley.She rushed the pit bull to Dr. Keith Cloward in Hobbs who performed emergency surgery. The pit bull is expected to recover and survive, but the... More>>

    South Carolina adds Republic of Korea to Driver's License Agreement

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    South Carolina drivers can now exchange their state licenses with those issued in the Republic of Korea under a new agreement. The South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles announced the driver's license reciprocity agreement this week. It allows residents with a Republic of Korea driver's license to receive a South Carolina one without taking the written and driving tests.“The Republic of Korea approached us less than a year ago about a reciprocity agreement and we spent six months compari... More>>

    Kingston Concedes, First Loss in More than Two Decades Video included

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    David Perdue's victory over Savannah Rep. Jack Kingston spells an end to one of the most prolific political careers the Coastal Empire has ever seen.
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    Former CEO David Perdue defeats Jack Kingston to win Georgia's Republican US Senate nomination

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    ATLANTA (AP) - Former CEO David Perdue defeats Jack Kingston to win Georgia's Republican US Senate nomination. More>>

    Former Ft. Benning soldier receives Medal of Honor

    Staff Sergeant Ryan Pitts receives the Medal of Honor Staff Sergeant Ryan Pitts receives the Medal of Honor
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    A former Ft. Benning soldier received the Metal of Honor Monday during a ceremony at the White House. More>>

    Carter wins GOP runoff for Kingston's House seat Video included

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    SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) - Buddy Carter has won the Republican nomination to replace GOP Rep. Jack Kingston in the U.S. House. Carter, a state senator from Pooler, defeated Savannah surgeon Bob Johnson in a Tuesday runoff in the 1st Congressional District, which covers southeast Georgia from the coast to the Florida line. Carter counted on his political experience and connections, while Johnson courted tea party voters. Kingston stepped aside after 22 years as the district's congressman to run for ... More>>

    Jolene Byrne Elected as Savannah-Chatham School Board President Video included

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    Jolene Byrne has won the election for the President of the Savannah-Chatham School Board.Byrne beat Chester Ellis with 73% of the vote. During her results party Byrne thanked the crowd for their support. More>>

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    • AP source: Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts

      AP source: Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts

      Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:23 PM EDT2014-07-23 17:23:02 GMT
      A law enforcement official and online marketplace StubHub say cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 customers' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for events.
      Cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 StubHub customers' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for events through the online ticket reseller, a law enforcement official and the company said.
    • Biden among Urban League meeting speakers in Ohio

      Biden among Urban League meeting speakers in Ohio

      Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:22 PM EDT2014-07-23 17:22:56 GMT
      National Urban League leaders will focus on jobs and pay in U.S. cities during a conference this week that will draw some top Democratic and Republican politicians courting minority support.
      The National Urban League wants to make sure job issues and economic insecurity are in the forefront of this fall's election campaigns, its leader said Wednesday as members of the civil rights organization gathered for...
    • APNewsBreak: Medicaid enrollees strain Oregon

      APNewsBreak: Medicaid enrollees strain Oregon

      Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:22 PM EDT2014-07-23 17:22:48 GMT
      Low-income Oregon residents were supposed to be big winners after the state expanded Medicaid under the federal health care overhaul and created a new system to improve the care they received.
      Low-income Oregon residents were supposed to be big winners after the state expanded Medicaid under the federal health care overhaul and created a new system to improve the care they received.
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    • VIDEO: Whale lifts kayakers

      VIDEO: Whale lifts kayakers

      Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:48 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:48:30 GMT
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      Dramatic video shows a 90,000 lb. whale giving kayakers a ride they'll remember forever. The video was shot by one of the kayakers and begins by showing the whale in the distance. 
      Dramatic video shows a 90,000 lb. whale giving kayakers a ride they'll remember forever. The video was shot by one of the kayakers and begins by showing the whale in the distance. 
    • Plane crashes in bad weather in Taiwan, killing 51

      Plane crashes in bad weather in Taiwan, killing 51

      Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:05 AM EDT2014-07-23 14:05:25 GMT
      A plane making a second landing attempt in stormy weather crashed at an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, killing 51 people and injuring seven, fire officials said.
      A plane making a second landing attempt in stormy weather crashed at an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, killing 51 people and injuring seven, fire officials said.
    • Boy, 8, bitten by shark in knee-deep water in Brevard

      Boy, 8, bitten by shark in knee-deep water in Brevard

      Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:52 AM EDT2014-07-23 12:52:24 GMT
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      An Indiana boy, 8, on vacation in Central Florida with his family, got bitten by a shark, WESH reported.
      An Indiana boy, 8, on vacation in Central Florida with his family, got bitten by a shark, WESH reported.
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    • Sheriff's Office showcases "Faces of Meth" program as a lesson to all

      Sheriff's Office showcases "Faces of Meth" program as a lesson to all

      Monday, July 21 2014 11:33 AM EDT2014-07-21 15:33:26 GMT
      Faces of Meth™ is a project of the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office in Oregon. This project began when a deputy in the Corrections Division Classification Unit, Deputy Bret King, put together mug shots of persons booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center. Deputy King worked with his co-workers in the Classification Unit to identify people who had been in custody more than once. He then worked to verify criminal records and files to determine and assure a history of methamphetamine re...
      Faces of Meth™ is a project of the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office in Oregon. This project began when a deputy in the Corrections Division Classification Unit, Deputy Bret King, put together mug shots of persons booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center. Deputy King worked with his co-workers in the Classification Unit to identify people who had been in custody more than once. He then worked to verify criminal records and files to determine and assure a history of methamphetamine re...
    • Mysterious "woman in black" spotted in Tennessee

      Mysterious "woman in black" spotted in Tennessee

      A mysterious figure is capturing the attention of social media. She's been nicknamed "the woman in black" and she's been spotted in different parts of east Tennessee including Madisonville, Athens, Sweetwater and now Morgan County.
      A mysterious figure is capturing the attention of social media. She's been nicknamed "the woman in black" and she's been spotted in different parts of east Tennessee including Madisonville, Athens, Sweetwater and now Morgan County.
    • Family & friends poisoned by fish caught on vacation

      Family & friends poisoned by fish caught on vacation

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:00 AM EDT2014-07-22 12:00:09 GMT
      Karen Goncalves gave her son, Austin, a dream vacation fishing in the Bahamas. The 15-year-old loves fishing and spends much of his spare time on the water. They went with a friend of his and Karen's boyfriend. But a few days into the vacation they all got violently ill.They were rushed to a hospital for treatment and placed on IV fluids, but the medical staff didn't immediately know what was wrong. They were all flow...
      Karen Goncalves gave her son, Austin, a dream vacation fishing in the Bahamas. The 15-year-old loves fishing and spends much of his spare time on the water. They went with a friend of his and Karen's boyfriend. But a few days into the vacation they all got violently ill.They were rushed to a hospital for treatment and placed on IV fluids, but the medical staff didn't immediately know what was wrong. They were all flow...
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    • Local Flooding and Weather Damage

      Local Flooding and Weather Damage

      Friday, July 11 2014 2:44 PM EDT2014-07-11 18:44:14 GMT
      These are pictures and videos of local flooding and weather damage from around the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry.
      These are pictures and videos of local flooding and weather damage from around the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry.
    • Missing and Found Pets

      Missing and Found Pets

      Friday, July 11 2014 1:49 PM EDT2014-07-11 17:49:53 GMT
      This is a gallery of missing and found pets in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry. To add a pet to the list please email pics@wsav.com, tweet us @WSAV or send us a Facebook message!
      This is a gallery of missing and found pets in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry. To add a pet to the list please email pics@wsav.com, tweet us @WSAV or send us a Facebook message!
    • Beached Whale On Hilton Head Island

      Beached Whale On Hilton Head Island

      Thursday, July 10 2014 3:26 PM EDT2014-07-10 19:26:33 GMT
      WSAV has confirmed that a beached whale was found on Thursday morning on the beach in the Port Royal Plantation on Hilton Head Island.
      WSAV has confirmed that a beached whale was found on Thursday morning on the beach in the Port Royal Plantation on Hilton Head Island.
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