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    Changes Made To SSU Student Housing After Move-In Challenges Last Year

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    On-campus housing on Savannah State University continues to be a hot commodity. Just like last year, more students applied to live on campus than there is dorm space. However, university officials said this year's move in went a lot smoother. Last year, SSU parents turned to News 3 after waiting for hours to find out if their student would have a place to stay. At issue was confusion over room confirmations. The University made some changes to student housing this year to help correct issu... More>>

    SCMPD Major Takes #IceBucketChallenge Video included

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    Efforts to raise awareness and money for ALS continued Tuesday with Savannah-Chatham Metro Police getting in on the action. More>>

    Celebrating History : 140 Years of Willow Hill School

    Willow Hill School was once the oldest operating school in Bulloch County. More>>

    Big Tree Falls and Damages Savannah Home

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    Repairs are on the itinerary for one Savannah homeowner after Tuesday's storm sent a large three tumbling down on her house.


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    What Grade is the Savannah-Chatham County School System Giving First Student? Video included

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    Is the bus company getting any better? What is the school system's next move? If any?
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    St. James & Blessed Sacrament Face ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Video included

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    Thousands of people around the country are connecting to strike out ALS also or Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.Also known as Lou Gehrig's disease - ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord.Tonight - how young people in savannah are pouring their hearts into a national effort to raise awareness. Thinking, memory and muscle power is good for the lady chargers 7t... More>>

    No Vaccine, No School For Hundreds In Beaufort County

    Hundreds sent home yesterday and again today, throughout the district for failing to receive the state-mandatedT-DAP vaccine. The shot protects against several illnesses such as whooping cough which doctors say is extremely contagious. But parents tellNEWS 3they had no idea their kids would be kept from class. No extension will be given to the more than 350 seventh grade students who showed up yesterday to school without theirT-DAP vaccine. "Correct its a safe and health issue that we don't... More>>

    Police Pursuit Raises Concerns

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    A police pursuit results in several wrecks and six injured people Friday night - now some in the community are questioning police policy regarding pursuits and whether that policy was followed. More>>

    BCSO Investigates Possible Drowning

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    The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible drowning near the Harbor Island/Hunting Island sandbar. More>>

    Cops shoot and kill man in incident near Ferguson Video included

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    Two St. Louis city police officers shot and killed a man who came within several feet of them brandishing a knife on Tuesday in a confrontation several miles from the turbulent suburb of Ferguson, authorities said. More>>

    BCSO Searching for suspect in Hilton Head Suntrust Bank Robbery

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    The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office says they are investigating a robbery that occurred Tuesday afternoon at a bank on the North end of Hilton Head Island.
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    Bluffton Man Arrested for Criminal Sexual Conduct with Child

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    The South Carolina Attorney General's office says 45-year-old Patrick Kevin Vanhorn has been arrested and charged with criminal sexual conduct with a child.
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    Gov. Deal Announces $39.7 Million In Community Development Awards

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    Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that 82 Georgia communities will receive a total of $39.7 million in assistance to grow their local economies. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded the funding to Georgia's Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, which is administered by the Department of Community Affairs (DCA). “Strong, vibrant communities help attract companies to the state,” Deal said. “The projects funded by this program will ensure successful econo... More>>

    Two Women Injured in Motorcycle Crash

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    Two women were injured Monday night in Hinesville when a vehicle pulled in front of their motorcycle. More>>

    Another Big Data Breach May Affect Some in Statesboro Area, What Experts Advise

    Another Big Data Breach May Affect Some in Statesboro Area, What Experts Advise

    A huge data security breach at more than 200 hospitals nationwide may affect some patients who used East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro. Experts are weighing in with the best ways to protect your credit.
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    STORM DAMAGE: Tree Takes Down Power line on Georgia Ave.

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    A storm has brought down a tree on Georgia Ave in Savannah and the tree has fallen on some power lines.
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    Large amount of crack cocaine seized in Savannah

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    Two men are behind bars after the Chatham Savannah counter Narcotics Team found almost 6 ounces of crack cocaine, marijuana, and guns. CNT says the investigation into 42-year-old Eric Bradley for possible drug sales out of his home.
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    New Traffic Signal to Improve South Effingham Left Turn Movements

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    The Georgia Department of Transportation says new traffic signals designed to improve safety and traffic flow are set to be installed this week on State Route 21 in Effingham County.
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    Local Pastor Asks Community to Join Silent Chorus for Change

    There is an effort that started this morning in Savannah to attempt to affect change in Ferguson, Missouri and quell  violence in the Hostess City. Everyone is invited to join a silent chorus for change. News 3's Martin Staunton has details.
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    Baxley Man Who Pleaded Guilty To His Wife's Murder Doesn’t Change Plea

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    A Baxley man who pleaded guilty to his wife's 2013 murder withdrew the motion to change his plea on Monday. More>>

    St. Vincent's Principal Takes on Ice Bucket Challenge

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    St. Vincent's Academy Principal Mary Anne Hogan joined a growing trend to raise awareness for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, or ALS. More>>

    Has Savannah's Tree Policy and Canopy Changed? Video included

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    Since the city lost a multi-million dollar lawsuit about unsafe trees, has the way the canopy is handled changed?
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    Police Train Frequently For Hostile Crowd Response

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    We're digging into how law enforcement responded to protestors in Ferguson, Missouri. How would Metro Police respond to a similar situation in Savannah? More>>

    Bulloch Co. Asking for Help Identifying Burglary Suspect

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    The Bulloch Co. Sheriff's Office says they need the public's help identifying this man, who they say was involved in weekend burglary. More>>

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    • Dan Sullivan takes lead in Alaska GOP Senate race

      Dan Sullivan takes lead in Alaska GOP Senate race

      Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:54 AM EDT2014-08-20 06:54:11 GMT
      A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon. Even one of the most polarizing figures in American politics found cause to weigh in on the state she used to lead.
      A tea party attempt to overcome a mainstream Republican appeared to be coming up short in Alaska as former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan took a primary lead in the fight to be the GOP candidate to take on U.S. Sen....
    • Floods force dramatic rescues in Phoenix area

      Floods force dramatic rescues in Phoenix area

      Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:44 AM EDT2014-08-20 06:44:22 GMT
      Workers at a farm saw hundreds of cactuses sweep away in a flood. Drivers on Arizona's main north-south freeway watched in shock as muddy waters submerged the road. Rescuers across the state rushed to save...
      Workers at a farm saw hundreds of cactuses sweep away in a flood. Drivers on Arizona's main north-south freeway watched in shock as muddy waters submerged the road. Rescuers across the state rushed to save people...
    • Governor won't seek removal of county prosecutor

      Governor won't seek removal of county prosecutor

      Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:35 AM EDT2014-08-20 06:35:59 GMT
      The National Guard has arrived in Ferguson but kept its distance from the streets where protesters have again clashed with police in the St. Louis suburb where Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer.
      Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said Tuesday that he would not seek the removal of the prosecutor overseeing the investigation into the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown, which has sparked more than a week of nightly clashes...
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    • WEATHER: Waterspout Spotted Off the Coast of Tybee Island

      WEATHER: Waterspout Spotted Off the Coast of Tybee Island

      Friday, August 1 2014 11:51 AM EDT2014-08-01 15:51:17 GMT
      The National Weather Service confirms that a water spout was spotted off the coast of Tybee Island on Friday morning. The Chatham Count Emergency Management agency says the island did activate its outdoor warning system and cleared the beach.At this time, weather reports do not indicated the waterspout will make landfall, but it is recommended to avoid the beach until the storm has passed.
      The National Weather Service confirms that a water spout was spotted off the coast of Tybee Island on Friday morning. The Chatham Count Emergency Management agency says the island did activate its outdoor warning system and cleared the beach.At this time, weather reports do not indicated the waterspout will make landfall, but it is recommended to avoid the beach until the storm has passed.
    • PHOTOS: First Day of School 2014

      PHOTOS: First Day of School 2014

      Friday, August 1 2014 10:21 AM EDT2014-08-01 14:21:27 GMT
      This is a look at your First Day of School pictures from across the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry.
      This is a look at your First Day of School pictures from across the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry.
    • 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.
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