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    WATCH LIVE: WSAV 2014 GA Primary Runoff Coverage

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    WSAV will be airing several election cut-in's. They are set for 8pm, 830pm, 9pm and 930pm. They will air here as well as on TV on MyLC. More>>

    Brian Reese Wins Democratic Nomination for House District 1 Video included

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    Brian Reese is running for the democratic spot on November's ballot for U.S. Rep. District 1. He is up against Amy Tavio for the spot. Back in May Tavio has just under 34% of the vote, Reese was the next closest candidate only is seperated from Tavio by about .10 of a percent. More>>

    UPDATE: Johnson Supporters Gather for Election Results Video included

    Ortiz Gun Shop is one of Dr. Bob Johnson's Campaign stops on election day. Dr.  Johnson is a gun collector and says Ortiz is a long-time friend.  Ortiz Gun Shop is one of Dr. Bob Johnson's Campaign stops on election day. Dr. Johnson is a gun collector and says Ortiz is a long-time friend.
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    Dr. Bob Johnson is spending a busy day campaigning as voters head to the polls. Meet and greets at nearly a dozen stops around Savannah include diners, door to door visits and gun shops. Dr. Johnson says he's very confident as the hours wind down to polls closing. One voter he spoke with at The Exchange Club on Waters Avenue was impressed by the one-on-one contact. He says he hadn't made a final decision on who to vote for when he heads to the polls later today - but the personal greeting fro... More>>

    UPDATE: Buddy Carter Arrives at Campaign Party Video included

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    State Senator Buddy Carter is still shaking hands at this hour as he works to get out the vote. Carter is running for the republican nomination for 1st district congressman. It's the seat being vacated by Jack Kingston. Carter is hopeful he will come out on top saying he is the true conservative in this race. His primary opponent Dr. Bob Johnson says Carter is just a career politician. Carter says he is hopeful that he will be campaigning again tomorrow as the nominee and formulating his ... More>>

    UPDATE: Jack Kingston Supporters Gather in Atlanta Video included

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    U.S. Rep Jack Kingston is in Atlanta today, greeting voters as they head to the polls. The Republican is running for the U.S Senate nominee after a bruising nine-week runoff.Voters are deciding between Kingston and businessman David Perdue. The winner will compete against Democrat Michelle Nunn for a seat Republicans can ill afford to lose as they look to take control of the Senate.The closely watched campaign has been shaped largely by each candidate's personal history rather than the issues... More>>

    DEVELOPING: Shooting Investigation Underway on Capital St. Video included

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    Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are on the scene of a shooting on Capital Avenue in Savannah. WSAV has a crew on the scene and will bring you more details as soon as they become available. More>>

    Jack Kingston's Family Shares Thoughts on Campaign Video included

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    It's taken an extra two months and a couple millions dollars worth of trips, signs and ads, but the republican nomination for U.S. Senate will be determined on Tuesday night. Will it be Jack Kingston or David Perdue? Kingston's supporters have gathered at the Georgia Tech Convention Center and Hotel, including his family. Three of his four children are at the convention center to show their support and wave a few signs. They say it's a stressful day, but one they want to share with their fath... More>>

    Savannah Police Search for Homicide Suspect

    Detectives with the Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Department are asking for the public's help to locate a man wanted on charges of murder and aggravated assault.Thirty-eight-year-old Leonardo Lamont "Scoochie" Anderson is charged in the shootings of Arkeen Abron and Showkey Barnes on Seiler Avenue on July 18th. Abron was killed; Barnes is recovering.Anderson is described as 5' 8" and 190 pounds. He has an extensive criminal history and is considered armed and dangerous. Anderson is known to f... More>>

    BCSO Searching for Assault and Battery Suspect

    Anthony Clint Grant Jr. Anthony Clint Grant Jr.
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    The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office says they are searching for Anthony Clinton Grant Jr. on outstanding warrants. The sheriff's department says he is wanted for assault and battery in the 2nd degree by a mob. The department says Grant is known to frequent the Hardeeville area and Oyster Lane on Hilton Head Island. He may be with his girlfriend.The department warns the public that Grant is known to carry a gun and may be armed. To report a crime, call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC or text ... More>>

    Walthourville Police investigating a shooting

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    Walthourville Police say a man was shot in Hillary Park shortly before 7 pm Tuesday night. Police say he was taken to the Liberty Regional Medical Center in Hinesville.
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    • Black leaders worry about low turnout in November

      Black leaders worry about low turnout in November

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:33 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:33:25 GMT
      Civil rights leaders at the NAACP annual convention in Las Vegas on Tuesday worried that dwindling African-American turnout in November could lead to the expansion of voter-identification laws that makes it harder...
      Civil rights leaders at the NAACP annual convention in Las Vegas on Tuesday worried that dwindling African-American turnout in November could lead to the expansion of voter-identification laws that make it harder for that...
    • New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks

      New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:31:19 GMT
      A man believed to have provided the gun used by Boston Marathon bombing suspects to kill a college police officer has been arrested on drug and weapon charges.
      A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is believed to have provided the handgun used to kill a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer during the manhunt, people with knowledge of the...
    • GOP voters in Georgia decide Senate nominee

      GOP voters in Georgia decide Senate nominee

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:20 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:20:59 GMT
      After a bruising nine-week runoff campaign, Georgia Republicans will finally have their Senate nominee who will compete against Democrat Michelle Nunn for a seat the GOP can ill afford to lose as the party looks to...
      Early returns Tuesday suggest a long night of vote counting in a tight race for Georgia's Republican Senate nomination between U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston and businessman David Perdue.
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    • Employees allege Hyman's kept tips

      Popular downtown seafood restaurant faces class action lawsuit

      Popular downtown seafood restaurant faces class action lawsuit

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:15 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:15:47 GMT
      A class action lawsuit has been filed against a popular seafood restaurant in downtown Charleston, after employees allege their tips were kept from them unfairly. Former employees of Eli Hyman, and other owners of Hyman’s Seafood, are suing for minimum wages and overtime compensation. They allege the restaurant’s policy violates the Fair Labor Standards act. Under what’s known as the tip credit, server’s can be pa...
      A class action lawsuit has been filed against a popular seafood restaurant in downtown Charleston, after employees allege their tips were kept from them unfairly. Former employees of Eli Hyman, and other owners of Hyman’s Seafood, are suing for minimum wages and overtime compensation. They allege the restaurant’s policy violates the Fair Labor Standards act. Under what’s known as the tip credit, server’s can be pa...
    • 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...
    • Teen girl missing 9 months now back at home in New Hampshire

      Teen girl missing 9 months now back at home in New Hampshire

      Monday, July 21 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:05:37 GMT
      Photo from Conway, NH policePhoto from Conway, NH police
      A 15-year-old New Hampshire girl who disappeared while on her way home from school nine months ago is safely home with her family, the state attorney general said Monday. Abigail Hernandez was reunited with her family on Sunday evening,
      A 15-year-old New Hampshire girl who disappeared while on her way home from school nine months ago is safely home with her family, the state attorney general said Monday. Abigail Hernandez was reunited with her family on Sunday evening,
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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.
    • Teen girl missing 9 months now back at home in New Hampshire

      Teen girl missing 9 months now back at home in New Hampshire

      Monday, July 21 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:05:37 GMT
      Photo from Conway, NH policePhoto from Conway, NH police
      A 15-year-old New Hampshire girl who disappeared while on her way home from school nine months ago is safely home with her family, the state attorney general said Monday. Abigail Hernandez was reunited with her family on Sunday evening,
      A 15-year-old New Hampshire girl who disappeared while on her way home from school nine months ago is safely home with her family, the state attorney general said Monday. Abigail Hernandez was reunited with her family on Sunday evening,
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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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