Family holds vigil for teen hit by car on Whitefield Ave.

Family and friends of a teenager hit by a car on Whitefield Avenue last week held vigil for him Monday night.

  Beta makes landfall on Texas coast as total rainfall remains an unknown

Beta was expected to move northeast along the Texas coast over the next couple of days, weakening into a depression, before heading into Louisiana sometime mid-week.
  • National

  High court front-runner hailed by right, feared by left

Amy Coney Barrett, a devout Catholic, is hailed by religious conservatives and others on the right as an ideological heir to conservative icon Antonin Scalia, the late Supreme Court justice for whom she clerked.

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  Wilmington Island store says they’re target of several thefts

  Progress being made on COVID-19 vaccine

  Pecan farmers hopeful for good crop yield after three years of poor harvest

  Chatham Emergency Services offering rookie EMT school

High tides causing some beach erosion on Tybee Island

Over the last few days, Tybee Island has seen impacts from very high tides.
  • Coronavirus

CDC changes, then retracts, web posting on how virus spreads

The top U.S. public health agency stirred confusion by posting — and then taking down — an apparent change in its position on how easily the coronavirus can spread from person to person through the air.

  Ga. DPH reports 1,100+ new cases of COVID-19 on Monday

  SCCPSS working on childcare plan to help employees

Two people sent to hospital after crash involving school bus in Liberty Co.; no students involved

Police investigating after skeletal remains located in wooded area near Oriole Drive

1 dead after car crash with off-duty Glynn Co. police officer

  Vigil held for Ruth Bader Ginsburg in Wright Square

  Richmond Hill community leaders hold voter registration event

  Liberty County parents weigh the options as select students return to school

  • National

  Barrett emerges as court favorite; Trump to pick by weekend

President Donald Trump said Monday he expects to announce his pick for the Supreme Court by week’s end, before Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is buried, launching a monumental Senate confirmation fight ahead of the November election.

SPORTS

‘I believe': Deion Sanders spreads positivity at introduction as JSU head coach

  Savannah soccer standout DeLoach commits to Clemson

  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Sept. 18

  SHS football to play opener despite coach being hospitalized with COVID-19

Statesboro High School will finally play their first football game of the season tomorrow night ... after having to cancel their opener due to COVID, but the Blue Devils will have to do it without their head coach, since he’s in the hospital battling coronavirus.

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Graham ‘dead set’ on confirming Trump’s Supreme Court nominee despite previous comments

  DHEC: 420 new cases of COVID-19, 13 new deaths announced in SC

  Ga. DPH reports 1,100+ new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday

Barricaded suspect with weapon arrested after police respond to domestic violence call

GBI investigates officer-involved shooting in Brunswick

The GBI is investigating an officer-involved shooting at the request of the Brunswick Police Department.
  • Coronavirus

  US nears 200,000 virus deaths; Europe adopts tougher restrictions as infections surge

Health authorities in the U.S. are deeply worried about the resumption of school and college and the onset of cold weather, which will force more people indoors.

  DHEC: 706 new cases of COVID-19, 9 new deaths announced in SC

  Pooler Lion’s Club distributes 1,600 boxes of fruit, vegetables

  Sylvania protestsers rally together over shooting death of Julian Lewis

  Rev. Warnock stops in Savannah ahead of November special election