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    Tennessee man drowns near sandbar off Tybee

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    Tybee Fire officials confirm 43 year old Thomas Price Jr. of Tennessee drowned near south beach Wednesday afternoon. Officials say Price was using an underwater camera around the sandbar when a lifeguard saw his head go under water and didn’t resurface. Lifeguards responded immediately, but officials say the area is hundreds of yards away from any station. Price was found floating face down and was rushed to Memorial where he was pronounced dead. Emergency officials want to remind beach goer... More>>

    Police Probe Another Shooting in Savannah

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    Some residents in the Bayview neighborhood in Savannah say they woke to the sound of gunfire Thursday morning. The incident sent police to the 1200 block of Damon Street sometime after 3:00 a.m. There is no confirmation of injuries from investigators, but neighbors say they believe at least one person was sent to the hospital. Lathondra Mincey says the sound of gunfire cut through the quiet of the early morning hours. “ I heard a bunch of gunshots and my momma was screaming, saying somebody s... More>>

    Shooting on Savannah Southside Sends a man to the Hospital

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    Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are on the scene of a shooting on Hampstead Avenue. More>>

    Reporting Arsons in Georgia

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    Georgia officials say arson is to blame for nearly $2 million in property damage in 2013, and they’re hoping that this year that will not be the case."In many cases, investigators rely on evidence provided by witnesses to convict an arsonist,” said State Insurance and Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens. That is why officials want to make sure everyone is aware of the toll-free Georgia Arson Hotline. The number is 1-800-282-5804. Tipsters are eligible for cash rewards of up to $10,000 if they pr... More>>

    Former Miss Savannah Breaks Silence about Killing Boyfriend Video included

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    Eleven years ago Savannah ignited worldwide attention when the city's beauty queen of just 4 months was charged with the murder of her boyfriend. More>>

    Warehouse Fire Under Control In Bluffton

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    The Bluffton Fire Department says a fire at a warehouse on Anolyn Court is under control. The building reportedly houses a couple businesses including Clover Glass of Bluffton. More>>

    Alligator in Neighborhood Pond Eludes Hinesville Police

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    Hinesville Police were hunting down a different kind of fugitive Wednesday evening. More>>

    Georgia Legislators Have Mixed Reaction Over Obama Lawsuit

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    The U.S. House authorized a lawsuit against President Obama Wednesday afternoon. More>>

    Savannah-Chatham Teachers Spend Hundreds Out-Of-Pocket For Supplies

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    The first day of school is nearly a week away for Savannah-Chatham County students. As kids enjoy the last days of freedom, teachers are getting their classrooms ready but that comes at a cost.News 3 spoke to some teachers who said they can easily spend a thousand dollars over the course of the year. Studies show the average spent by teachers in 2013 was about $500. That money goes towards classroom and student supplies to instructional materials. 6th grade Hesse Teacher Sara Jane Doubleday... More>>

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    • Candidate lives as homeless person for a week

      Candidate lives as homeless person for a week

      Thursday, July 31 2014 11:25 AM EDT2014-07-31 15:25:22 GMT
      California's Republican candidate for governor says he spent a week living as a homeless person in search of a job to test Gov. Jerry Brown's claim that the state is making a comeback after the economic...
      California's Republican candidate for governor says he spent a week living as a homeless person in search of a job to test Gov. Jerry Brown's claim that the state is making a comeback after the economic downturn.
    • Rolex passed among jurors in ex-Va. gov trial

      Rolex passed among jurors in ex-Va. gov trial

      Thursday, July 31 2014 11:16 AM EDT2014-07-31 15:16:14 GMT
      They were once friends, or at least friendly. Both were self-made men who'd soared far past their working-class background. One was a rising star of the Republican Party and potential vice-presidential pick....
      A key witness in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell testified that he made a mistake when he bought a Rolex watch for the governor at the first lady's request.
    • Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds 2011 union law

      Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds 2011 union law

      Thursday, July 31 2014 10:39 AM EDT2014-07-31 14:39:30 GMT
      The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the 2011 law that effectively ended collective bargaining for most public workers, sparked massive protests and led to Republican Gov. Scott Walker's recall...
      The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the 2011 law that effectively ended collective bargaining for most public workers, sparked massive protests and led to Republican Gov. Scott Walker's recall election and...
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    • Screams, panic caught on video as shark charges at swimmers near beach

      Screams, panic caught on video as shark charges at swimmers near beach

      Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:48:04 GMT
      Facebook image from Dan FlynnFacebook image from Dan Flynn
      A Florida beach cleared out – with the exception of a woman and lifeguard who tried to save her – when a shark was spotted heading straight toward swimmers on Tuesday afternoon. The panic of the 10-foot shark and people screaming from the pier was caught on tape.
      A Florida beach cleared out – with the exception of a woman and lifeguard who tried to save her – when a shark was spotted heading straight toward swimmers on Tuesday afternoon. The panic of the 10-foot shark and people screaming from the pier was caught on tape.
    • Former Miss Savannah Breaks Silence about Killing Boyfriend

      Former Miss Savannah Breaks Silence about Killing Boyfriend

      Thursday, July 31 2014 12:14 AM EDT2014-07-31 04:14:37 GMT
      Eleven years ago Savannah ignited worldwide attention when the city's beauty queen of just 4 months was charged with the murder of her boyfriend.
      Eleven years ago Savannah ignited worldwide attention when the city's beauty queen of just 4 months was charged with the murder of her boyfriend.
    • Want to Repel Mosquitoes? There's an App for That

      Want to Repel Mosquitoes? There's an App for That

      The latest buzz on mosquito season... it's here and it can be miserable. I seem to attract mosquitoes. Every time I step outside, I get bit. But there's a new high-tech weapon that could help, and it doesn't come in the form of a spray or clip. It's simply a free app on your smartphone.Anti-mosquito apps give off ultrasonic frequencies that are designed to scare the mosquitoes away. They do this by either mimicking the sounds of mosquito predators, such as dragonflies and bats, or by using th...
      The latest buzz on mosquito season... it's here and it can be miserable. I seem to attract mosquitoes. Every time I step outside, I get bit. But there's a new high-tech weapon that could help, and it doesn't come in the form of a spray or clip. It's simply a free app on your smartphone.Anti-mosquito apps give off ultrasonic frequencies that are designed to scare the mosquitoes away. They do this by either mimicking the sounds of mosquito predators, such as dragonflies and bats, or by using th...
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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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