Friends of Wesley Franklin are getting some closure after months of handing out flyers and hoping their friend's death wouldn't go unsolved. More>>
The fifth annual "Revved Up For Autism" Car, Truck, and Bike show. More>>
"It Brings some closure, but won't bring Wesley back." More>>
In a news conference Friday, police announced the arrest of a suspect in the death of volunteer firefighter Wesley Franklin. Twenty-six year old Brandon Mackey was arrested Thursday in Texas. Police More>>
Saint Helena Island's Candice Glover is this season's American Idol! The Beaufort County native claimed the spot Thursday night, and today lots of her fans in the Lowcountry were celebrating her victory. More>>
Hundreds-- that's how many people the Effingham Sheriff's Office says download child pornography in our area every day. How do they know? They are tracking the suspected sex offenders' every move online. More>>
Darrell Hendrix is accused of killing Roderick Richardson back in April
Every day, Senior Citizens Incorporated is dedicated to getting a warm meal to home bound seniors-- and right now they need your help.
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Fort Stewart Soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.Sgt. 1st Class Jeffrey C. Baker, 29, of Hesperia, Calif., assigned to 766th More>>
The man accusing Alderman Tony Thomas of an ethics violation isn't backing down - gathering a group outside City Hall Friday to push the Council to strengthen ethics rules. More>>
The pedestrian involved in an apparent crash on Glennwood Drive at Highway 30 yesterday morning has been identified as Dylan Cain, 14, of Guyton," Effingham County Sheriff's Office spokesman David Ehsanipoor More>>
One man has died after a triple shooting Thursday at the intersection of Richards and Eagle Streets. That's right outside the Fellwood Homes area.
Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Investigators have made arrests in the shooting deaths of Wesley Franklin and Roderick Richardson. Brandon Mackey, 26, was taken into custody by SCMPD investigators More>>
Thousands are expected to line the sides of Highway 80 on Tybee Island Friday afternoon for the annual 'Beach Bum' parade. The unique event boasts itself as a 2-mile-long friendly water fight, with attendees More>>
SCE&G District Manager David Tempel wants customers to know what to expect when they the power company knocks on their door or calls their phone. That's because scammers are causing confusion in the More>>
EXCLUSIVE: Rebecca Foley's father speaks out about his daughter's murder and the search for a suspect. PHOTOS - Full Interview
The City of Savannah is getting ready for its summer pool season by cleaning out its 9 pools. Workers were pressure washing the pools before painting and filling them back up with chlorinated water. The More>>
Retired race car driver Richard "Dick" Trickle, 71, died Thursday from an apparent self inflicted gun shot wound. More>>
Savannah's riverfront has a distinguished maritime visitor: The Honey Fitz, formerly owned by President John F. Kennedy. The vessel arrived Thursday and is expected to be docked in the Hostess City for More>>
A man has been found fatally shot in his Wayne County home, authorities tell WSAV.com. Eddie Pearson II, 35 was discovered Wednesday by a family member. The home is located near Chapman Plantation in Jesup, More>>
PICKENS COUNTY, S.C. - A woman has been charged in the deaths of her young children in Pickens County. According to the Pickens County Sheriff's Office, Suzanna Brown Simpson is charged in connection More>>
Two people are in custody charged with the shooting death of a man in Jesup. More>>
Effingham Sheriff's Deputies say a 14 year old is clinging to life after he was struck by a car in the 3300 block of Highway 30 Thursday morning. Emergency crews responded and gave the boy first aid, More>>
Military families and community members gathered on Fort Stewart early Thursday to honor recently fallen soldiers. The fallen were honored with a tree planting along the Post's Warrior's Walk - a garden More>>
You know that saying, ‘what goes around comes around?' Well nothing rings more true for one local restaurant manager. She's using her business to make a difference one pizza at a time. More>>
A family of three lost everything tonight when their Long County mobile home went up in flames. The blaze broke out earlier this evening in the Oakridge Mobile Home Park on Tibet Road. Fire Chief More>>
A registered sex offender is back behind bars after authorities allegedly found child pornography on his computer. More>>
There's a reason Frank Hamilton's given 27 years to the cause of reducing drunken driving. His three daughters each lost their best friends to DUI accidents. Anything that can lower the number these More>>
This morning the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department paid tribute to the law enforcement officers from our community who were killed in the line of duty. Hundreds of law enforcement officers, More>>
Score one for the rebirth of nuclear energy. In Washington, D.C., the U.S. Court of Appeals ruled against nine environmental groups that had questioned the permit for two nuclear reactors at Plant Vogtle More>>
The 43-year-old St. Joseph's Hospital will undergo internal and external renovations. The outside of the building will be replaced brick by brick with a new exterior that will prevent water trickling inside and be resistant to hurricane winds. The patient rooms will undergo a complete makeover with new paint and tile. The bathtubs will also be replaced with walk in showers. Hospital officials said patient and visitor parking won't be impacted during construction.
12 year old beaten by other kids and pepper sprayed by school resource officer More>>
COLUMBIA, SC (WBTW) - A South Carolina state lawmaker has been arrested again for driving under the influence. According to our CBS affiliate WLTX, Rep. Ted Vick (D) of Chesterfield County was arrested More>>
Key organizations related to long-time minister NC Billy Graham were also targeted by the IRS, Graham's son Franklin Graham revealed on Tuesday. Already, the IRS admits it targeted "Tea Party" and "Patriot" More>>
Statement from Atlanta Gas Light: Atlanta Gas Light is currently working to restore a natural gas outage in the following communities: Mount Vernon, Ailey, Vidalia, Lyons, Soperton, Swainsboro and Twin More>>
An undercover prostitution sting in the Jefferson Street area today led to the arrest of eight people, including several men dressed as women, police said.The incident also included one man who tried More>>
(WBIR-Knoxville, TN) A bizarre senior prank has horrified some students at Gibbs High School in Knox County. Pictures submitted to WBIR by a student show a dead raccoon hanging by its feet from a tree, More>>
A 22-year-old Savannah man has been charged with two felonies and a misdemeanor after instigating a neighborhood search by telling Metro Police he was shot in a robbery. More>>
Colleton County officials are working to identify the body of a man found in a burned home near Walterboro.Firefighters were called to the home shortly after 1 p.m. Tuesday.Fire-Rescue Chief Barry McRoy More>>
She's been voted one of the most beautiful women in the world, but overnight she made news for a different reason. Actress, Angelina Jolie announced she had a double mastectomy after genetic testing More>>
A Savannah man is under arrest after a wild chain of events Tuesday morning.
Metro Police say Mark Deon Mack was spotted on Truman Parkway near Delesseps after allegedly breaking into a car at a daycare center in the 8800 block of White Bluff Road. More>>
Jahrell Ulmer was shot during an alleged home invasion, then continued to commit crimes More>>
South Carolina will take in $27 million more than expected from the state lottery this year, and the state's education superintendent wants to spend all of it on new school buses. "Approximately two-thirds More>>
An undercover prostitution sting in the Jefferson Street area today led to the arrest of eight people, including one man who tried to run from Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police. More>>
Savannah's Rape Crisis Center has been helping the victims of sexual assault here for more than thirty years-- but that's not all they do. Much of their work centers around prevention efforts.
News 3 learned about a touching sign of solidarity from students at South Effingham Elementary School. One of the students suffers from ailments that require her to wear a mask at certain times of the More>>
You might be surprised to learn that there's no law mandating the frequency of school fire inspections in Georgia. The Chatham County school district does contract with private companies to go into each More>>
Fire crews battled an 18-wheeler on fire for nearly half an hour Tuesday afternoon. The truck was stopped on the interstate near the Port Wentworth exit. There is no word by authorities if anyone was injured. More>>
The Mayor and Aldermen of the City of Savannah will be accepting applications beginning Wednesday, May 15 through Wednesday, June 12 for appointment(s) and reappointment(s) to the Boards, Commissions and More>>
A Beaufort High School assistant principal is back to work following a DUI arrest. Daniel Scott Tooman was arrested during a traffic stop on May 5 with a blood alcohol level of .18, more than twice the More>>
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A couple is suing the state of South Carolina for what they say was unnecessary sexual assignment surgery on a toddler they adopted. Lawyers for Pam and Mark Crawford said Tuesday More>>
The Justice Department secretly obtained two months of telephone records of reporters and editors for The Associated Press in what the news cooperative's top executive called a "massive and unprecedented intrusion" into... More>>
Thousands of people are reacting online and in-person after hearing after hearing how baby Lola, who sufferes from a syndrome, was verbally attacked in offensive posts online by strangers.
Here's your chance to own a plane that once carried presidents. A retired Air Force One goes on the auction block this week. The federal government is auctioning off a DC9.The plane was part of the U.S. More>>
A house on Savannah's eastside has been destroyed this morning. At about 6:30 A.M., firefighters responded to a fire on Bolling Street near Pennsylvania Avenue. More>>
It's been said that there are only two things that are certain in life--- death and taxes. But property owners in Garden City haven't had to worry about property taxes, until now.
Two Guyton men are behind bars at the Effingham County Jail after they were allegedly caught with Methamphetamine and Roxycodone at the courthouse. More>>
The Jasper County School Board is stepping up security in district schools despite it not being in the budget, using money from the general fund to place a school resource officer at each of the five schools. "It's More>>
Chairman Wendell Kessler tells News 3 he's "not worried" about Auditor findings
Twins born with Cleft Palette holding 3rd annual fundraiser for Shriners More>>
13-year-old, Norman "Kirk" Kirkland Junior, a seventh-grade student at Whale Branch Middle School, drowned this weekend in Colleton County. According to Colleton County Coroner Rich Harvey, the incident More>>
A huge increase in the budget for the Chatham County Sheriff's Office will be needed to staff the new expansion of the Chatham County Detention Center.
All traffic was halted on an Atlanta freeway early Monday afternoon after a high-speed police chase ended in a crash and fears of a possible explosive device.Click here for LIVE coverage of this story More>>
Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police have learned the name and gender of the driver in a single-vehicle crash that killed both occupants over the weekend. More>>
Citizens are asked to offer their thoughts and ideas this week on public safety in Savannah through a special online form available at www.savannahga.gov/publicsafetycomment The comments will be compiled More>>
Tonight, more than 500 youth in Savannah and Chatham County will gather to participate in the 2013 Youth Summit. More>>
After getting rained out last week -- the official ribbon cutting ceremony for the W. W. Lawfest was held over the weekend.The two week event honors the life and legacy of local historian, preservationist More>>
Police say traffic came to a stop on a busy Charlotte street over the weekend when two naked women and two naked children walked down the road. More>>
Mother's Day was bittersweet for some. More>>
Mid-May is usually a bit of lull in the tourist season on Hilton Head Island--meaning a slowdown in revenue for businesses but local officials are trying to give them a boost with a new promotion. More>>
US Highway 80 was closed for several hours in both directions Saturday, leaving traffic backed up for miles. More>>
The Blood Alliance's new policy will allow you to donate blood about a month after you get a tattoo this year. More>>
The Telfair Museums' Jepson Center is offering free family days once a month. More>>
FBI agents and Robbery detectives from the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department are searching for a man who attempted to rob a bank Thursday, but then left without money. More>>
Think hunger is just a problem in other countries? You might want to think again. These days, many of us are living paycheck to paycheck, and that means being at risk for hunger.
Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident at the intersection of Habersham and 37th Street. A vehicle struck a person on a bicycle. A WSAV crew is also on scene. We'll have the latest tonight on More>>
South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley passed a bill Thursday that Beaufort film enthusiasts have been pushing for years. Despite the beautiful backdrop most anywhere you look in the city, there has been More>>
It's not an overstatement by any means....children die every year just by being left sitting in a car. "A child in a car, in a closed car, all that glass around there really magnifies the heat and causes More>>
Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) officers from the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department are investigating a one-vehicle crash that left a Savannah man in critical condition this afternoon. Glenn More>>
Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev has been buried in a cemetery in central Virginia, infuriating some members of the area's Islamic community who say they weren't consulted and flooring at least one... More>>
A vehicle crash has closed lanes of the Interstate 16 connector to 37th Street in Savannah. Multiple emergency crews were called to the scene just after 3:00pm. Traffic is slow in the area, and motorists More>>
The city of Savannah's Ethics Committee does not regulate speech. Thats essentially what prompted the committee to dismiss a complaint made against Alderman Tony Thomas on Friday.
Comedian Stephen Colbert re-energized the debate over barbecue in the Carolinas on Wednesday night, saying he would learn to love the North Carolina version – and then pretending to gag when he tried More>>
St. Helena, South Carolina Native Candice Glover sings her way to the American Idol Finals. More>>
For many of us, where we choose to live has a lot to do with where our children will go to school.
Ava Bullard is a star on stage. The 8-year-old is making strides after a diagnosis with limitations that are not destiny. Mom Anna Bullard realized at 12 months that Ava was struggling to communicate. More>>
Fugitive Files suspect Antonial Kirkland is considered armed and dangerous More>>
Chatham County Emergency Management says an endangered person alert has been issued our of Allendale County South Carolina for an 88-year-old man. Here is the full alert message: "ENDANGERED PERSON ADVISORY, THE More>>
Sexual misconduct cases against two former Chatham County Corrections officers are now moving through the court system.
The pedestrian who died after being struck by an SUV on West Gwinnett Street Wednesday night has been identified. Abdulla Smith Givan, 28, of the 600 block of West 35th Street, was declared dead at Memorial More>>
Quite a few people in the audience were using walkers or relying on canes. Now in their "golden years" they're spending a day learning about crimes that victimize senior citizens. Shalena Cook Jones is More>>
The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is investigating a robbery and assault that occurred on the South end of the Hilton Head Island Wednesday evening. At approximately 5:30 pm, Sheriff's deputies responded More>>
Traffic Safety Checkpoint Members of the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office will be conducting a traffic safety checkpoint on Friday, May 10th, 2013 from 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm. Checkpoints will be held at More>>
There's less than a month to go before the school year ends for Chatham County students and efforts are already underway to make sure kids are prepared for class next year. This morning, the Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance (IMA) kicked off its request for donations for the 5th Annual Ready! Set! Go! Back to School Expo. More>>
TEXAS (CBS NEWS) - A judge has ruled that cheerleaders at a Southeast Texas high school can display banners emblazoned with Bible verses at football games. In a summary judgment of a lawsuit filed last More>>
The South Carolina Budget and Control Board unanimously approved Wednesday morning a plan to get bids from ID theft protection companies to provide additional protection for state taxpayers. More>>
The months are getting warmer, and that means hurricane season is just around the corner.
One employee is recovering tonight after a confrontation with a co-worker that led to gunfire at a Hinesville fast food restaurant. More>>
A 14-year-old Savannah youth was in serious but stable condition Wednesday night after walking into the path of a pickup truck near his residence. Ryan Eston of the 300 block of Mapmaker Lane was transported More>>
The jury has found Jodi Arias guilty of first-degree murder in the death of her one-time boyfriend in Arizona. Arias initially denied involvement and later blamed the killing on masked intruders. Two years after her arrest,... More>>
Ask any tourist and they'll tell you, there are a lot of reasons to smile around Beaufort. "You can't beat it the food the people the atmosphere. It's on point," Jay Dalberg said. So it comes as no More>>
A new Georgia law will require a child care employee to get a fingerprint-based background check. More>>
Georgia Governor Nathan Deal told reporters in Savannah that he has confidence in the Environmental Protection Division and says he believes the state agency has worked to resolve issues involving an illegal More>>
Vouchers are available for those who provide home care for their loved ones.
Rashonda Walden claims months of bullying led daughter to bring knife to school More>>
An outbreak of upper respiratory illness has led to a 14-day quarantine of the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department Animal Control Shelter. The facility was placed on minimal 14-day quarantine More>>
Two additional men are being sought for questions and a silver BMW is being hunted in the investigation of the shooting of two people on West Broughton Street Friday morning. Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan More>>
The Savannah-Chatham County Animal Control Shelter remains under quarantine today – but officials now say adoptions from the shelter will be allowed.
One woman was injured after driving over the sidewalk at popular Forsyth Park and striking a tree Wednesday morning. Officials are not sure why the driver left the road.
One man is in custody after stealing a package from a post office containing a large amount of marijuana, according to a news release. Early yesterday morning, Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department More>>
Georgia Governor Nathan Deal is in Savannah today marking the 75th anniversary of the Herty Advanced Development Center. Last year the Center became part of Georgia Southern University. Deal says he is More>>
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Officials at the Port of Charleston have intercepted a dangerous intruder. The Post and Courier of Charleston reported that customs officials say they found what is known as the More>>
South Carolina could be expanding the free identity theft protection that it offers, in response to the theft of millions of taxpayers' personal information from the Department of Revenue last year. At More>>
It has been two years since the largest fish kill in Georgia history, but it's still on the minds of those that live near the Ogeechee River.
It was a rough night for some voters in Beaufort County. Supporters of Elizabeth Colbert-Busch say they were shocked and dismayed that results came in so early, declaring Mark Sanford the winner. "My More>>
Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford has redeemed a political career sidelined by scandal by winning his old congressional seat. More>>
You might even have them memorized by now. Advertisements for this 1st district congressional race are clogging the airwaves and Lowcountry mailboxes, but not the mind of Charlotte Kirkman. "I completely More>>
A sex offender on the run since last year is back behind bars after being profiled by News 3. More>>
"I am out on the streets for now," says Thomas Moody. He's 74 and a Vietnam Vet. And I am talking to him in a parking lot along Ogeechee Road, across the street from a motel where he says he's lived More>>
There's a new way to measure the performance of schools in Georgia. The State Department of Education on Tuesday released scores for individual schools and districts around the state. More>>
The parents of Georgia Southern student who died in class are donating a defibrillator to the school. Cory Wilson, a 21-year-old business major, collapsed during class on January 17. His family worked More>>
Voting began this morning for the special election for the vacant first district congressional seat. Polls opened at 7:00 this morning and will close tonight at 7:00. More>>
Some state senators want to prohibit Gov. Nikki Haley's staff from buying junk food for the Governor's Mansion. The Senate's state budget plan includes a proviso, or one-year law in the budget, that prohibits More>>
If you are facing foreclosure on your house, there could be help. SC Help is a program created to help those who need assistance with their mortgage payments. There are some eligibility requirements More>>
Imagine investing years of work and money into your private property, then having the city seize it for public use and -- without your consent. Well it's an issue that one family in Pooler faces. More>>
Many of us have done it: texting while driving, but soon it may be against the law on Hilton Head Island. More>>
Our coastal waters are known for having an abundance of sharks, but one that made its way down our coast last winter got more attention than most others. She wasn't just any shark. Her name is Mary More>>
A man walks out of the Coastal Transitional Center-- and is missing for more than three weeks before being recaptured last week. A warrant had been issued for his arrest on an escape charge-- but the More>>
The Justice Department announced today that it will monitor elections on May 7, 2013, in the towns of Clarksdale, Como and Ruleville, Miss., and in Charleston County, S.C., to ensure compliance with the More>>
Authorities are investigating a bank robbery at the Carver State Bank at the corner of Skidaway and Eisenhower Dr. It happened around 10:00am. Investigators say a man entered the bank with a gun demanding More>>
Today is the last day for area students and parents to register for the 2013 Chatham County Youth Summit. Young people between the ages of 11-20 and their parents are invited to attend the free event which is being sponsored by the City of Savannah and Chatham County. Participants will discuss the specific challenges and needs of Savannah/Chatham youth. The ideas will then be presented to city and county elected officials. More>>
Metro Violent Crimes detectives are seeking a man for questioning in the shooting of two people on West Broughton Street Friday morning. Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police would like to talk to the black More>>
Homicide detectives are investigating the shooting death of a 47-year-old Savannah man outside a Montgomery Street bar Sunday morning. More>>
Students in Georgia wanting to attend a technical college will have a better chance at getting financial aid. More>>
Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police are on the scene of a shooting at Wilder Drive in Hitch Village. More>>
Some Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia are being recognized for their community service projects. More>>
West Bound Highway 204 at Sweetwater is closed for the next hour to clean up from an earlier accident. The Chatham Emergency Management Agency sent out the alert at 9:24 a.m. More>>
Food Enthusiasts on Hilton Head listen up, there is a new way you can sample several different restaurants in one afternoon---it's all part of a food tour called "Savor the Lowcountry," which was created More>>
One of the biggest fights to end cancer is going on all night. The weather was no match for cancer survivors, family members, and friends at the annual Relay for Life Savannah.
Bull Street between Washington and 46th Street is shut down tonight after a pedestrian was struck by a pick up truck. The victim, a man, has been taken to a nearby hospital. Savannah Chatham Metro Police More>>
Savannah Police stepping up patrols in response to larger crowds, more violence Downtown More>>
Some businesses in Richmond Hill are concerned over a new sign ordinance proposal that would put restrictions on the way they advertise with banners and signs. More>>
The Brunswick Police Department has charged one of the suspects in the shooting death of a toddler in connection with an unrelated armed robbery. More>>