Triple shooting under investigation on St. Helena Island

Residents and drivers should expect an increased law enforcement presence as officials look for a suspect or suspects. Deputies ask that you stay out of the area for now.

President Donald Trump gets heat for urging Ukraine probe

President Donald Trump urged the new leader of Ukraine this summer to investigate the son of former Vice President Joe Biden, a person familiar with the matter said.
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US to send troops to Saudi Arabia, hold off on striking Iran

The Pentagon says the U.S. will deploy additional troops and military equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to beef up security.


  Cleanup efforts continue at Evergreen Cemetery

  Georgia Southern’s ‘Freedom’ is more than a mascot

30th Annual Brooklet Peanut Festival to be held Saturday

Police investigating sexual assault in downtown Savannah

Fort Stewart soldier killed in rollover crash in Gum Branch

A 26-year-old male soldier was killed in an early morning vehicle crash in Gum Branch.
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Area 51 events mostly peaceful; thousands flock to Nevada desert

Events involving thousands of Earthlings answering an internet buzz about an invitation to "Storm Area 51" in the Nevada desert have been mostly festive, with crowds numbering in the low thousands and few arrests, officials said.

Truman Pkwy offramp at Eisenhower Drive exit reopens after crash

Red flags flying at Tybee due to rip currents

  2 wounded in early-morning shooting at South Carolina State University

Overturned semi cleared at I-95, I-16

  Henry Winkler speaks at Bulloch County’s 13th annual Boys & Girls Club dinner

  Meeting held in Savannah to discuss University System of Georgia’s strategic plan

Car overturns in crash on Hwy 17 near GA 204

  Savannah’s new parking system leads to more warnings, tickets

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  Houston area sees relief, rescues after Imelda leaves 4 dead

At least four deaths have been linked to the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda, which deluged parts of Texas and Louisiana and drew comparisons to Hurricane Harvey two years ago.


  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Sept. 20

End Zone Podcast: UGA vs. Notre Dame

  Georgia Southern’s ‘Freedom’ is more than a mascot

Jenkins runs past Johnson for 2-0 region start

  SSU football player dedicating season to home country devastated by Dorian

While Hurricane Dorian didn't significantly impact the WTOC viewing area, one local college student felt the effects in a big way.


Hilton Head Island community reacts to 278 Expansion Project

  Group effort brings new homes to Garden City community

  Port Wentworth exceeds FY19 hotel/motel tax collection goal

  SSU football player dedicating season to home country devastated by Dorian

  Man Utd player helps dream trip come true for Ga. cancer survivor

Social media. Soccer. Surviving cancer. Add all three together and what you get is the story of a Pooler man who will soon get to experience one of his longtime dreams.
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23 states sue Trump to keep California’s auto emission rules

California sued Friday to stop the Trump administration from revoking its authority to set greenhouse gas emission and fuel economy standards for cars and trucks, enlisting help from 22 other states in a battle that will shape a key component of the nation's climate policy.

  Chatham County Mosquito Control using chickens to detect Triple E

Emily England Clyburn, wife of SC congressman Jim Clyburn, dies at 80

SWGA health officials taking action to prevent Hepatitis A outbreak

Suspects in Savannah homicide case taken into custody thanks to collaborative effort