Clinics look to minimize vaccine wastage

As demand for a COVID-19 vaccine wanes, clinics are taking extra precautions to prevent any unused doses from spoiling.

Boy, 12, dies after alleged bullying, complaints of head pain from attacks

Police are investigating claims the 12-year-old was bullied and attacked during school hours on two consecutive days before he died.
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  States scale back vaccine orders as interest in shots wanes

More than 150 million Americans — about 57% of the adult population — have received at least one dose of vaccine.

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  Nationwide flower shortage impacts florists’ business on Mother’s Day

Savannah Fire rescues residents from balcony during a fire in an Abercorn St. apartment

SC House and Senate OK suicide hotline info on school IDs

BCSO arrests man wanted in connection with attempted murder in Burton

  SC reports 378 new COVID-19 cases, 8 deaths

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control reported a decrease in both new confirmed cases and confirmed deaths Sunday afternoon.
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Good Samaritan recalls jumping from bridge to save 2-year-old after car crash

The fire chief says the good Samaritan put his own life on the line because of the height of the bridge and the shallow water below.

  Letters to Eli: cards of support requested for Jesup boy undergoing brain surgery

  Moment of silence held in Augusta on what would have been Ahmaud Arbery’s 27th birthday

  Voting rights activists honor memory of John Lewis with ‘votercades’ across Coastal Georgia

  One wounded in shooting outside Hilton Head Island nightclub

Hate crimes, police reform await SC lawmakers in last week

  SC reports 425 new COVID-19 cases, 19 deaths

  Attorney: GBI says no video of SPD in-custody death

  Parris Island continues to adapt to changes from the COVID-19 pandemic

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  China says most rocket debris burned up during reentry over Maldives

The roughly 30-meter (100-foot) -long stage is among the biggest space debris to fall to Earth.

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  Savannah Sports Council holds first event since COVID-19 pandemic began

  Georgia Southern golf headed to Tallahassee for NCAA Regionals

The Sun Belt champs will be the sixth seed in the Tallahassee regional later this month. It will be the Eagles' 26th all-time appearance in the NCAA Golf Championships.

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  Puppies, kittens bring smiles to nurses during appreciation week

  Mayor of Savannah announces 100 day initiative to help prevent gun violence

Amazon fulfillment center coming to Savannah; will create 1,000 jobs

  Bulloch Co. man creates sustainable products

We have all heard the plan of “reduce, reuse and recycle.”
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Pastor, wife suffer gouged eyes, parts of their ears bitten off in Chicago attack

The suspect faces charges of attempted murder and aggravated battery. He is undergoing a psychiatric examination at a hospital.

  Job fair looks to fill construction vacancies

  Parris Island graduation ceremony open to the public

Jury selection for Ahmaud Arbery trial to begin in October

  SC reports 451 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths