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Pooler budget to fund rec parking expansion, City Hall project in 2016

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 9:53pm
Pooler officials are projecting the city's finances will continue their upward trajectory during the upcoming fiscal year. The city kicks off its 2016 budget year on Jan.

Auction to assist Ossabaw Island's matriarch Sandy West

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 9:52pm
For Ossabaw Island lovers and fans of its indomitable 102-year-old matriarch, Eleanor Torrey "Sandy" West, an upcoming auction provides a unique opportunity to own a small piece of coastal history.

3rd ID celebrates Thanksgiving at annual holiday dinner

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 9:51pm
Choruses of "Happy Thanksgiving" and "How can I help you?" rang throughout the Legion Dining Facility at Fort Stewart as the 3rd Infantry Division hosted its annual military Thanksgiving dinner.

Shoppers scope out Black Friday deals at Tanger Outlets Savannah

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 9:51pm
Stephanie Hardy's turkey barely had time to settle before she and her son Devin, 16, showed up to the Tanger Outlets Savannah in Pooler Thursday afternoon. The duo arrived around 2:30 p.m.

Savannah-Chatham police investigating Oak Forest homicide

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 4:54pm
At approximately 7:40 a.m. Thursday, Savannah-Chatham police officers responded to 13 Oak Forest Lane in reference to a dead body.

Former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards spending Thanksgiving in hospital: pneumonia

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 2:55pm
BATON ROUGE, La. — Former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards is spending Thanksgiving in the hospital.

Meet John Howland, a lucky Pilgrim - and maybe your ancestor

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 2:48pm
BOSTON — John Howland may not be as famous as William Bradford, John Carver and Myles Standish, notable passengers on the Mayflower that landed in Massachusetts in 1620.

Former MLB outfielder Otis Nixon arrested

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 2:05pm
ATLANTA — Jail records show that former Major League Baseball outfielder Otis Nixon was arrested on charges of contributing to the delinquency of a minor and permitting an unlicensed person to drive.

No. 11 UNC's visit to NC State headlines ACC's final week

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 1:52pm
A look at things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference during the final week of the regular season:

Security steps in Paris, Brussels, may be spreading anxiety

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 1:44pm
BRUSSELS — At a Paris train station, the zap of a pigeon getting electrocuted on the tracks is enough to send some jittery people scurrying for cover.

Falcons sign 2nd K Shayne Graham, waive LB Joplo Bartu

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 1:32pm
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. — With Matt Bryant slowed by a right quadriceps injury, the Atlanta Falcons have signed kicker Shayne Graham.

Doyenne of New Orleans dining scene turns 90

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 1:09pm
NEW ORLEANS - She dropped out of secretarial school and taught herself the restaurant business, mentored chefs who put Louisiana cooking on the culinary map, is the matriarch of a family that owns nearly 20 restaurants and is credited with creating nouvelle Creole cuisine.

Wealthy and homeless set to break bread at Manhattan church

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 1:02pm
NEW YORK — Some Manhattan residents will leave luxury dwellings behind to dine shoulder to shoulder with the homeless on Friday in a holiday event that seemed like an experiment when it was first held last year.

Thanksgiving parade features balloons, bands, heavy security

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 12:16pm
NEW YORK — Giant balloons took to the clear, sunny sky over midtown Manhattan on Thursday for the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, with spectators lining up along the parade route and a heavy police presence keeping a watchful eye.

The Latest: Belgian police carry out 3 more raids

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 12:05pm
PARIS — The latest on the attacks in Paris and security alert in Brussels. All times local.

Noted oceanographer John Knauss dies at 90

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 11:22am
NARRAGANSETT, R.I. - A former administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration whose work is credited with highlighting the fragility of the world's oceans, has died. John A. Knauss was 90.

Adele announces first tour in five years for new album '25'

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 11:05am
LONDON — Adele has announced her first tour since 2011, with a string of European dates in support of her record-breaking new album, "25."

Emanuel AME to donate $1.5M to church shooting victims

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 10:46am

Rincon Police: Man has fit in Walmart

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 10:31am
From incident reports at the Rincon Police Department: Oct. 31: A resident of Keller Road said his wedding ring went missing during a Halloween party. He said he left it on the kitchen counter while he was cooking.

Balloons, floats as NYC Thanksgiving parade gets underway

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 10:22am
NEW YORK — The giant balloons, floats and marching bands are making their way down Manhattan streets for the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.