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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...
  • Update: Savannah Chatham Metro Police Look Into Multiple Midtown Shooting

    Update: Savannah Chatham Metro Police Look Into Multiple Midtown Shooting

    Officers with the SCMPD were gathered on Sunday evening outside a residence on 55th street. That home was near the intersection of 55th street and Hickory. They weren’t releasing details of the crime investigated, but there were a number of clues as to just what it might be, including the the fact that officers were gathered in large numbers there and had already stretched crime scene tape around the area. News 3 is still investigating this scene. When more information becomes available, find...
    Officers with the SCMPD were gathered on Sunday evening outside a residence on 55th street. That home was near the intersection of 55th street and Hickory. They weren’t releasing details of the crime investigated, but there were a number of clues as to just what it might be, including the the fact that officers were gathered in large numbers there and had already stretched crime scene tape around the area. News 3 is still investigating this scene. When more information becomes available, find...
  • Birmingham man's penis amputated during circumcision, according to Jefferson County lawsuit

    Birmingham man's penis amputated during circumcision, according to Jefferson County lawsuit

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-07-24 23:39:17 GMT
    The man says he was not warned that a circumcision procedure could lead to a penis amputation.
    The man says he was not warned that a circumcision procedure could lead to a penis amputation.
  • VIDEO: Intense gator battle at Odessa golf course

    VIDEO: Intense gator battle at Odessa golf course

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:56 AM EDT2014-07-25 14:56:27 GMT
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    An amazing video of two big gators locked in an intense fight might have you wondering how something so dangerous could happen at a golf course. A golfer shot the video using a cell phone
    An amazing video of two big gators locked in an intense fight might have you wondering how something so dangerous could happen at a golf course. A golfer shot the video using a cell phone
  • Car Crash Kills St. Helena Island Woman

    Car Crash Kills St. Helena Island Woman

    Car Crash Kills St. Helena Island Woman

    Saturday, July 26 2014 1:52 PM EDT2014-07-26 17:52:06 GMT
    The South Carolina Highway Patrol's MAIT team is investigating a crash that killed Ebony Jenkins, 25, of St. Helena Island, and sent Joseph Smalls, 29, to the hospital with injuries. Senior Trooper Hannah Wimberly says the single vehicle collision happened at 1:00 AM at Airport Circle on US 21. The 1994 Honda Accord was traveling south, when it ran off the road, struck a utility pole, and overturned.
    The South Carolina Highway Patrol's MAIT team is investigating a crash that killed Ebony Jenkins, 25, of St. Helena Island, and sent Joseph Smalls, 29, to the hospital with injuries. Senior Trooper Hannah Wimberly says the single vehicle collision happened at 1:00 AM at Airport Circle on US 21. The 1994 Honda Accord was traveling south, when it ran off the road, struck a utility pole, and overturned.
  • Local Contractor Sued Over School Construction

    Local Contractor Sued Over School Construction

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:00 PM EDT2014-07-25 16:00:28 GMT
    Four minority subcontractors have sued Rives Worrell, a Savannah general contractor, who they say exploited their protected status to win the Hesse K-8 construction project.
    Four minority subcontractors have sued Rives Worrell, a Savannah general contractor, who they say exploited their protected status to win the Hesse K-8 construction project.
  • UPDATE: Father Says Son Stopped Him From Killing Alleged Child Abuser

    UPDATE: Father Says Son Stopped Him From Killing Alleged Child Abuser

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 1:29 PM EDT2014-07-22 17:29:14 GMT
    Source: Volusia County CorrectionsSource: Volusia County Corrections
    Police say a Daytona Beach father beat an 18-year-old man unconscious after finding him sexually abusing his son. Authorities say the father called 911 early Friday after he walked in on the alleged abuse. The father told a dispatcher, "I got him in a bloody puddle for you, officer.” When officers arrived they found Raymond Frolander motionless on the living room floor. He had several knots on his face and was bleeding from the mouth. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports the father — who wa...
    Police say a Daytona Beach father beat an 18-year-old man unconscious after finding him sexually abusing his son. Authorities say the father called 911 early Friday after he walked in on the alleged abuse. The father told a dispatcher, "I got him in a bloody puddle for you, officer.” When officers arrived they found Raymond Frolander motionless on the living room floor. He had several knots on his face and was bleeding from the mouth. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports the father — who wa...
  • Gas Leak Forces Road Closure and Evacuation of Some in Rincon.

    Gas Leak Forces Road Closure and Evacuation of Some in Rincon.

    A gas leak has forced a road closure and the evacuation of some residents in one Effingham County community. Emergency Management officials sayFort Howard Road in the vicinity of Willopeg is closed due to the leak. People who live near the leak have been toldto leave their homes, News 3 has a crew at the scene and will have more on the leak on First News At5:00.
    A gas leak has forced a road closure and the evacuation of some residents in one Effingham County community. Emergency Management officials sayFort Howard Road in the vicinity of Willopeg is closed due to the leak. People who live near the leak have been toldto leave their homes, News 3 has a crew at the scene and will have more on the leak on First News At5:00.
  • UPDATE: Teen Charged in Shooting of Another Teen

    UPDATE: Teen Charged in Shooting of Another Teen

    Friday, July 25 2014 3:33 PM EDT2014-07-25 19:33:43 GMT
    Ronde Robert WhiteRonde Robert White
    Savannah-Chatham Metro Police say Ronde Robert White, 17, has been charged with aggravated assault in the shooting of Dion Folston, Jr.
    Savannah-Chatham Metro Police say Ronde Robert White, 17, has been charged with aggravated assault in the shooting of Dion Folston, Jr.
  • Ice Cream That Doesn't Melt

    Ice Cream That Doesn't Melt

    Mom shocked after son leaves his ice cream sandwich in the heat for 12 hours and it does not melt.We are definitely seeing the type of weather where you want ice cream, but how would you feel about eating one that didn't melt? Well, a mom from Cincinnati gave her ice cream sandwiches from Walmart. She says one of them was left uneaten, outside in the heat, and it barely melted. Christie Watson says she was confused. She says the ice cream sandwich retained its shape and consistency for hours...
    Mom shocked after son leaves his ice cream sandwich in the heat for 12 hours and it does not melt.We are definitely seeing the type of weather where you want ice cream, but how would you feel about eating one that didn't melt? Well, a mom from Cincinnati gave her ice cream sandwiches from Walmart. She says one of them was left uneaten, outside in the heat, and it barely melted. Christie Watson says she was confused. She says the ice cream sandwich retained its shape and consistency for hours...
  • St. Andrew's Hires former NFL Running Back and Former NFL Coach to Round out Staff

    St. Andrew's Hires former NFL Running Back and Former NFL Coach to Round out Staff

    Jon FabrisJon Fabris
    (Savannah) - St. Andrew's School on Wilmington Island has landed a couple of coaches from the NFL ranks... one as a former player and one as a former coach.  JoJo Jones and Jon Fabris join Doug Dixon's staff with the Lions.
    (Savannah) - St. Andrew's School on Wilmington Island has landed a couple of coaches from the NFL ranks... one as a former player and one as a former coach.  JoJo Jones and Jon Fabris join Doug Dixon's staff with the Lions.
  • What is the Difference between a Hurricane... Cyclone and Typhoon?

    What is the Difference between a Hurricane... Cyclone and Typhoon?

    Satellite image of Hurricane Katrina. High Resolution (Credit: NOAA)Satellite image of Hurricane Katrina. High Resolution (Credit: NOAA)
    If you've never lived in Asia… you might be wondering what it feels like to experience a typhoon. But if you've ever survived a hurricane or cyclone… you already know the answer. That's because hurricanes… cyclones and typhoons are all the same weather phenomenon. Meteorologists just call these storms different names depending on where they occur.
    If you've never lived in Asia… you might be wondering what it feels like to experience a typhoon. But if you've ever survived a hurricane or cyclone… you already know the answer. That's because hurricanes… cyclones and typhoons are all the same weather phenomenon. Meteorologists just call these storms different names depending on where they occur.
  • Two Rulings on Federal Subsidies Call Healthcare Law into Question Again

    Two Rulings on Federal Subsidies Call Healthcare Law into Question Again

    Two Rulings on Federal Subsidies Call Healthcare Law into Question Again

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  • Tax Free Weekend Approaching For GA & SC

    Tax Free Weekend Approaching For GA & SC

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:37 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:37:03 GMT
    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...
    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...
  • Travelers Urged to Avoid Hwy 80 Heading To and From Tybee Island

    Travelers Urged to Avoid Hwy 80 Heading To and From Tybee Island

    A Traffic accident on Highway 80 has snarled travel for hundreds of motorists this weekend. Here's the text of an advisory just sent out by Savannah Chatham Metro Police: "US Highway 80 has been closed to vehicle traffic at the east end of Johnny Mercer Boulevard and at the Bull River bridge as Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police investigate a head-on accident involving two vehicles. At least two vehicle occupants were being treated for what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries at th...
    A Traffic accident on Highway 80 has snarled travel for hundreds of motorists this weekend. Here's the text of an advisory just sent out by Savannah Chatham Metro Police: "US Highway 80 has been closed to vehicle traffic at the east end of Johnny Mercer Boulevard and at the Bull River bridge as Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police investigate a head-on accident involving two vehicles. At least two vehicle occupants were being treated for what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries at th...
  • PHOTOS: Savannah Woman Celebrates her 105th Birthday

    PHOTOS: Savannah Woman Celebrates her 105th Birthday

    Friday, July 25 2014 3:11 PM EDT2014-07-25 19:11:27 GMT
    On Friday, Mrs. Isabel Hansen Coons, celebrated her 105th birthday with a big bash at Summer Breeze Senior Living on Wilmington Island.Mrs. Coons was born in 1909 and has been a resident of Savannah since 1986. Staff at Summer Breeze Senior Living say she is spirited, competitive and full off insightful advice. They add that Mrs. Coons attributes her longevity to 'moderation.'Happy Birthday Mrs. Coons!
    On Friday, Mrs. Isabel Hansen Coons, celebrated her 105th birthday with a big bash at Summer Breeze Senior Living on Wilmington Island.Mrs. Coons was born in 1909 and has been a resident of Savannah since 1986. Staff at Summer Breeze Senior Living say she is spirited, competitive and full off insightful advice. They add that Mrs. Coons attributes her longevity to 'moderation.'Happy Birthday Mrs. Coons!
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