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Catholic Bishop Hartmeyer to confer Garland Services Awards on Nov. 26

SMN Headlines - 43 min 1 sec ago

Savannah Bishop Gregory J. Hartmayer will confer the Gartland Service Award on 95 South Georgians at 11:30 a.m. Mass on Sundayin the Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist.

FBI report on black ‘extremists’ raises fears of targeting

SMN Headlines - 1 hour 1 min ago

WASHINGTON — An FBI report on the rise of black “extremists” is stirring fears of a return to practices used during the civil rights movement, when the bureau spied on activist groups without evidence they had broken any laws.

Radar hot spot for November 20, 2017

SMN Headlines - 2 hours 52 min ago

Savannah-Chatham Metro police will be operating radar hot spots along Montgomery Crossroad.

Martin Truex Jr. caps career season with 1st NASCAR title

SMN Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 11:43pm

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Martin Truex Jr. capped the most successful season of his journeyman career as NASCAR’s champion.

Zimbabwe president defies mounting pressure to leave office

SMN Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 10:57pm

By Christopher Torchia and Farai Mutsaka

Mixed signals sent on fate of tax bill’s health provision

SMN Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 10:56pm

By Darlene Superville

Nebraska to announce decision on Keystone XL pipeline

SMN Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 10:43pm

By Grant Schulte

Vox Populi: ‘Mark Streeter and Donald Trump have a lot in common: They are both boring.’

SMN Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 10:32pm

“Mark Streeter and Donald Trump have a lot in common: They are both boring.”

10 African-Americans named Rhodes scholars, most ever

SMN Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 10:16pm

By Gene Johnson

Trump era sparks new debate about nuclear war authority

SMN Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 10:15pm

By Robert Burns

NATHAN DEEN: THE CASE FOR CHAD: Georgia Southern’s best option might be promoting its interim coach

SMN Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 6:03pm

STATESBORO — Interim head coaches just don’t get the credit they deserve, and most of them probably never will.

3rd Infantry Division museum opens at Fort Stewart

SMN Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 6:00pm

The 3rd Infantry Division’s legacy is storied.


SMN Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 5:46pm

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Jags ride defense to 19-7 win over Browns, move into first

SMN Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 4:50pm

CLEVELAND — Blake Bortles threw a touchdown pass and Jacksonville linebacker Telvin Smith recovered a fumble for a TD with 1:14 remaining on Sunday as the Jaguars won their fourth straight, 19-7 over the winless Browns and moved into sole possession of first place in the AFC South.

‘America’s Got Talent’ searches for stars in Savannah

SMN Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 4:50pm

Thousands of people from Savannah and beyond mustered up their confidence on Sunday to audition for “America’s Got Talent.”


SMN Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 4:02pm

The Savannah Invitational, introduced last year by the Savannah Sports Council, returns to the Savannah Civic Center this week. The event features six NCAA Division I women’s basketball programs, including Savannah State, and four men’s teams.