St. Andrew’s students learn lesson on giving

More than 70 students invaded Target Friday morning, but it was all for a good cause. St. Andrew's 5th and 6th graders roamed the aisles shopping for toys to give away.

  Elevate your holiday party spread

Public ice skating returns to Savannah

  Hampton Co. businesses hoping to see holiday shopping boon

  Vaden Chevrolet Pooler donates to new computer lab, Christmas gifts

  Home holiday safety tips from Pooler Police Dept.

Procession Saturday for sailor killed in Pensacola shooting

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  Savannah Weekend: Holiday cheer across Savannah

  Vidalia group helping brighten Christmas for children in need

  Good News: Living Vine Living Hope Program

Harbor deepening project affecting Belles Ferry boats

Coastal Health District offering free flu shots Thursday in 8 area counties

  Lowcountry Christmas light display makes Christmas spirit shine

  Holiday season challenging for those fighting addiction

The holiday season can be the happiest time of year for many. For those struggling with addiction, it can be the most challenging.

  Community Champions: Georgia Southern Irish Studies program

The space is modest. But what will happen there is monumental, for Georgia Southern and for Savannah's Irish community.

  Companions for Heroes to host BBQ and Bullets fundraiser

Companions for Heroes provides companion and service dogs to active military members, veterans, military spouses and children, first responders, and Gold Star Families suffering from PTSD and other conditions.

  Rape Crisis Center of the Coastal Empire to host annual Reindeer Run

The Rape Crisis Center of the Coastal Empire is hosting its annual Reindeer Run on Sunday, December 15.

Ottawa Farms host old-fashoned Christmas

WTOC’s annual Toys for Tots toy drive now ends Tuesday

Presents delivered to children’s hospital

  Savannah Fire adds red bulbs to holiday wreath

  Changes coming to Ronald McDonald House charities

  Ga. Department of Corrections hiring officers

  Local organization donates toys, books to children in hospitals

A community group in Savannah is getting into the giving spirit in a big way.

  City of Santa Claus receives thousands of letters for Santa

One Toombs County town sees a blizzard of mail each Christmas season as people want their cards postmarked from Santa Claus.

  Holiday shipping deadlines approaching

If you're planning to send off items and have them arrive by Christmas, there are some important dates coming up.

  Lights on for Tybee celebration held

The “Lights on for Tybee” celebration was Friday night.

TMT Farms reopens walking areas, adds volunteer security

Nightfall at TMT Farms during the month of December means Christmas lights, inflatables and more.

  Bluffton Christmas tree lighting held at DuBois Park

Bluffton is celebrating the holidays Friday night by lighting their Christmas tree in town.

  Bluffton police increasing patrol during the holidays

Many will hit the highways this holiday season in search of Christmas cheer.

  Gingerbread Houses at the Westin Savannah Harbor

The Gingerbread Competition at the Westin Savannah Harbor is nearing two decades and each year, it seems to get a little more creative.

  GSU professor helps preserve National Marine Sanctuary

A Georgia Southern professor is helping to protect Georgia's marine life sanctuary.

  Annual Christmas on the River Festival happening on River Street

River Street will soon be turned into a Christmas wonderland for the annual Christmas on the River Festival.

2nd annual Whale Week list of events

Whale Week kicked off Wednesday in Savannah.

  Darien’s Holiday Kick Off

The holiday season is underway with several cities hosting holiday events.

  Good News: From addict to author

Bob Egan is not the average author.

  Savannah Weekend: Christmas on the River, Savannah Philharmonic, The Nutcracker

Tis the season for holiday activities in Savannah!

Savannah Bridge Run, Lighted Christmas Parade to impact downtown traffic this weekend

The 2019 Enmarket Savannah Bridge Run and Lighted Christmas Parade will impact downtown traffic and some Chatham Area Transit services this weekend.

Savannah city council considers expanding to-go cup zone

Savannah city council will approve or deny a request to launch a 90-day trial to extend the zone where to-go cups are allowed in certain downtown areas.

  Community Champions: Bryan County Children’s Fund

You know Christmas is getting close when the Ford Plantation Giving Tree gets less decorated.

  60th annual Mayor’s Christmas Motorcade in Savannah

Mayors from across the Southeast gathered in Savannah Wednesday.

Ga. Dept. of Corrections hosting job fair in Hinesville

The Georgia Department of Corrections is looking to hire.

  GSU holiday helpers making Christmas brighter for families in need

Christmas will be just a little brighter for hundreds of needy people in Bulloch County.

  Holiday Centerpiece Demo

Michael Skaff, the owner of Savannah Interior Plant Designs, stopped by Morning Break to show us you can easily make a festive holiday centerpiece at home.

  Design District Holiday Walk

Shopping downtown is usually considered at the stores on or around Broughton Street, but once a year, a group just a little farther south likes to showcase itself.

Give back, support nonprofits on Giving Tuesday

After shopping on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, hopefully, you’ve still got a little money left in your budget for Giving Tuesday.

  Local singer donates money from album sales to Kiwanis Club of Beaufort

A Lowcountry singer is now giving back to her community by making a donation that is certainly music to their ears.

  Savannah Ballet Theatre performs low sensory show for people with autism

For many, watching the magic and enchantment of The Nutcracker is a holiday tradition.

City of Savannah offering free holiday parking

The City of Savannah wants to make holiday shopping a little easier by offering free parking three days through Dec. 27th.

  How to find the perfect Christmas tree

Christmas season is officially here and finding the perfect Christmas tree for your home is a must.

  Tree Lighting Spectacular held Friday night

The tree at the corner of Broughton and Bull streets in Savannah is shining bright.

  Bryan Co. family loses home in Thanksgiving Day fire

A fire on Thanksgiving left a family in South Bryan County without a home.

  Bulloch Co. family uses Christmas light display as food drive

Each year after Thanksgiving a Bulloch County family invites you to come ride through their farm after dark.

  Black Friday shoppers finding deals in Statesboro

Black Friday shoppers searched for sales in places besides the big cities.

  Savannah Weekend: Tree Lighting and Boat Parade of Lights

Get ready to kick off the holiday season in Savannah! The festivities begin Friday with the tree lighting on Broughton Street.

Your 2019 Guide to Savannah’s Holiday Events

The most wonderful time of the year has arrived in Savannah. Here’s a list of events happening in the Hostess City during the holiday season.

  Guyton tree farm opens for business ahead of Christmas

Truitt’s Christmas Tree Farm in Guyton held its grand opening on Thanksgiving Day.

  Salvation Army feeds hundreds of people on Thanksgiving in Savannah

The Salvation Army on Montgomery Street opened its doors to hundreds of people for Thanksgiving on Thursday.

Group holds inaugural ‘Fellowship with the Homeless’ meal

A local nonprofit gave back to those in need Thursday in Savannah.

  ‘Feed the Boro’ feeds 4,500 on Thanksgiving

An army of volunteers joined together in Statesboro to feed roughly 4,500 needy people and deliver the meal to them.

  11th annual Turkey Trot wraps up in Daffin Park

The 11th annual United Way Turkey Trot took off from Daffin Park Thursday morning with over 1,000 participants, big and small.

  Thanksgiving meals served to soldiers and their families at HAAF

Hunter Army Airfield’s Thanksgiving dinner Wednesday looked a lot like a carnival.

  Bars seeing increased business on night before Thanksgiving

Sometimes we think of New Years as one of the biggest nights for drunk driving. Surprisingly, the night before Thanksgiving has become one of the biggest drinking days in the country.

  Air travelers encouraged to monitor flights even with no direct weather impacts to Savannah

The Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport is seeing the annual holiday rush of travelers.At last check it looked like arrivals and departures were on track, the largest delays only being 30 minutes or so for some flights, and those happen on normal travel days.

  Last minute Thanksgiving shopping keeps grocery stores busy

Whether it’s a little spice or everything nice like the essential plates and napkins, many people admit that Wednesday wasn’t their first grocery store trip, in fact, for some it was their third before preparing for Thanksgiving dinner.

  Community Champions: Birthday bash and musical toy drive

Tommy Holland enjoys sharing his music with people. But he has an even greater passion for sharing accessibility to the hobby that helped shape him.

  Feed the Boro preparations underway

Hundreds of volunteers in Statesboro will help feed a Thanksgiving meal to thousands Tohursday. They’re already preparing.

Hilton Head prepares for holiday travel

It’s the busiest travel day of the year and that is definitely the case in the Lowcountry.

  Roads packed in Bryan County during holiday traffic rush

With this being one of the busiest travel days of the year, the roads are packed in Bryan County.

  GSP watching trouble spots during holiday traffic

Holiday traffic enforcement is in full swing around the Coastal Empire.

  Thanksgiving holiday traffic busy on I-16

The traffic on I-16 has been busy all of Wednesday, but had gotten heavier through the day.

St. Joseph’s/Candler implements visitor restrictions due to increasing number of flu cases

St. Joseph’s/Candler is implementing its visitor restrictions due to a rapidly increasing number of flu cases in our area.

Savannah Christmas tree installation to affect downtown traffic on Wednesday

On Wednesday, crews will begin assembling the huge tree at the corner of Bull and Broughton streets in preparation for Friday's tree lighting.

  GDOT’s CHAMP service preparing for holiday traffic

The rush to get out of town for Thanksgiving is already underway.

  Ft. Stewart soldiers served Thanksgiving meal

Fort Stewart soldiers away for the holiday’s got a little taste of home.

  CCSO delivers Thanksgiving meals to families

Normally it’s not great when the sheriff shows up at your front door, but Tuesday neighbors in Savannah got a pleasant surprise from the department.

  Tybee Fire offers tips to avoid holiday cooking fires

Before you begin frying your turkeys this Thanksgiving, the Tybee Island Fire Department has some preventative measures you should follow.

  Savannah Feed the Hungry holds annual Thanksgiving Holiday Dinner

Not everyone will have the pleasure of enjoying a hot meal on Thanksgiving Day, but Savannah Feed the Hungry is trying to change that.

  Turkeys handed out instead of tickets in Liberty County

Ahead of Thanksgiving Day, Liberty County deputies pulled over 30 drivers at random, not to ticket them but to give them something to be thankful for. This time, drivers were targeted for obeying laws.

  ‘Lady and the Tramp’ brought millions of dollars to Savannah

The Film Commission noted in their fall newsletter that the "Lady and the Tramp" project had a direct spend impact of $51 million to the Savannah region.

  Chatham Emergency Services rolls out new billing software that could change subscription costs

Starting Monday, Chatham Emergency Services is sending out updated bills that they say more accurately reflects the value of your property.