Gymboree preparing to file for bankruptcy and close all its stores

Bankruptcy means possibly shuttering all 900 stores the company operates under the Gymboree, Janie and Jack and Crazy 8 brands in the United States and Canada.
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  GOP Rep. King loses committee posts over racial remarks

Veteran Republican Rep. Steve King will be blocked from committee assignments for the next two years after lamenting that white supremacy and white nationalism have become offensive terms.

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Effingham County High School placed on lockdown due to threat

Gov. McMaster says extra $1B in 2019 budget will go to state education, South Carolina’s prosperity

2 homes damaged by fire overnight in West Savannah

Allegiant expanding service into Savannah, announces 4 new nonstop routes

SCI’s 15th annual Blanket Drive underway

Senior Citizens, Inc. is kicking off its 15th annual Blanket Drive on Tuesday, Jan. 15.
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  Shutdown standoff: Dems rebuff Trump invite, thwarting effort to bypass Pelosi

The administration is trying to peel off Democratic support for Trump's demand for border wall money and negotiate directly with centrist lawmakers and some newly elected freshmen, including those in districts where Trump is popular.

  Brian Kemp sworn in as 83rd Governor of Georgia

Flooding forces Jasper Co. residents from homes

General Assembly session held in Atlanta

J. Crew announces closure of Broughton St. location

  Consider This: Government Shutdown

One of Savannah’s own to make appearance at Super Bowl halftime show

Rincon woman killed in crash on I-95 near Jimmy DeLoach Pkwy

Beaufort Co. woman sets world record

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  Netflix to raise prices on all its subscription plans

Its most popular plan will see the largest hike, to $13 per month from $11. That option offers high-definition streaming on up to two different internet-connected devices simultaneously. Even at the higher price, that plan is still a few dollars cheaper than HBO, whose streaming service charges $15

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  New day for Country Day hoops

Saturday’s high school basketball scores (Jan. 12, 2019)

Area high school basketball scores from Saturday, January 12, 2019.

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Man drowns at private pond in Emanuel County

Local pastor works to clear name after case of mistaken identity

Local school tries to make streets safer with social media campaign

Coffee shop employing workers with special needs opens in Savannah

  Oatland Island Wildlife Center holds grand re-opening

Saturday was a big day for Oatland Island Wildlife Center as the center held their grand re-opening. The Wildlife Center was one of the hardest areas hit when a EF-1 tornado ripped through Chatham County five months ago.
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Broadway legend Carol Channing dies at age 97

Known for her smile and raspy voice, actress Carol Channing spent most of her career on stage in such musicals as "Hello, Dolly!" and "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes."

Savannah Police arrest, charge local military member with criminal attempt at child molestation

Mother charged in Argyle Street infant death

GSP investigating head-on collision at Hwy 80, Sand Hill Rd.

Chatham Area Transit getting new buses, route system redesign