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Obituaries for Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
David Perdue is set to face Democraft Michelle Nunn after he squeaked to the lead in the Republican Senate runoff Tuesday over Jack Kingston in the race to succeed Saxby Chambliss.
After placing second in a very tightly contested May 20 Democratic primary, Brian Reese cruised to his party's nomination for Georgia's 1st Congressional District.
Mainline Republican beats Bob Johnson, who claimed he was supported by about 85 percent of local tea party members and virtually all tea partiers nationally.
The city of Savannah has scheduled three public hearings regarding its proposed property tax rate.
Voting was slow but steady at most Chatham County polling locations Tuesday as voters elected a new school board president and helped determine a handful of party nominees ahead of the November general election.
Votes still being counted
Savannah Bee Company, founded in 2002 by Ted Dennard, was featured in Google's Annual U.S. Economic Impact Report, which looks at companies that use web tools to grow their online business.
The United States Supreme Court's 2013 term ended June 30 with the high-profile Hobby Lobby opinion, which raised more questions than it answered.
Jolene Byrne was elected president of the Savannah-Chatham Public school board by receiving 73% of the unofficial returns in the runoff Tuesday night. "This is what we hoped for," Byrne said. Her term will begin in January 2015.
See how your fellow Georgians are voting in shared and separate races.
Police say a teenager was shot on Savannah's eastside Tuesday evening. A male in his late teens was shot about 7 p.m. in the 2800 block of Capital Street, said Julian Miller, Savannah-Chatham police spokesman.
Taylor named county administrator The Bryan County Board of Commissioners named Ben Taylor, the former city manager of Ashburn, Ga.
Savannah crews responded to a minor sewage spill at Lift Station 66 near West Victory Drive at 7:20 p.m., Monday. The spill was the result of a major rain storm inflow which caused a manhole to overflow.
Federal prosecutors say the owner of a metro Atlanta allergy testing lab has pleaded guilty to filing fake allergy test results.
Police are asking the public's help locating a Savannah man they filed murder and aggravated assault charges against in connection with a Friday night double shooting on the city's eastside that left one person dead.
Reports of a 16-foot-long exotic snake — possibly an anaconda — slithering through New Jersey's largest lake have stoked fears among residents and led to searches and questions about what exactly is in the water.