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Brittney Lohmiller
Savannah Mayor Edna Jackson, in red, addresses the crowd at the corner of Augusta Avenue and Eagle Street on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, after a man was shot and killed on Augusta Avenue at Cummings Street in a late morning incident. The man was pronounced dead on scene just after the 11 a.m. incident, said Savannah-Chatham police spokesman Julian Miller. Mayor Jackson has said a metro police officer was involved in the shooting, prompting a call to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation to take over control of the investigation. (AP Photo/Savannah Morning News, Brittney Lohmiller)

GBI probing fatal shooting by police in Savannah

SAVANNAH, Ga. - A handcuffed man was shot and killed by police Thursday in west Savannah, authorities said, and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into it.

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2014 Arts in the Heart Festival

Don't miss the signature event for the Greater Augusta Arts Council, a festival that celebrates the community’s diverse arts and cultural heritage.

Weekly crime map, database

week. Violent crimes included 88 assaults, three of which were classified as aggravated assaults. The most assaults occurred on Sept. 14, with 21 assaults. There were also five robberies during the week.

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings Sept. 8-15

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center Sept. 8-15. 

Want a home in the Blue Ridge Elementary school zone?

Here are homes for sale, gleaned from AugustaRealEstate.com on Sept. 15, that are zoned for Blue Ridge Elementary School.

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Kirby: Woman remembered with Joke of the Day at funeral

Dan Whitfield made my day with this note. “Wanted to share a story about how your Joke of the Day ended up in a funeral service,” he wrote.
By Bill Kirby

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Jefferson County's Jordan is player of the week

Jefferson County quarterback Will Jordan is the Player of the Week.
By Wayne Staats

Panthers, Knights ready to go

The winner of Friday's Lakeside-Evans game should get a big boost to playoff hopes.
By Wayne Staats

Man faces possible indictment on murder, assault charges

Richmond County Civil Court Presiding Judge H. Scott Allen found probable cause existed to send the case against Robert Anderson Jr., 49, to the grand jury.
By Sandy Hodson

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Editorial: Too much information

Sanford isn't doing a great job of keeping private matters private. He should try harder.
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