Russ Bynum

Georgia sheriff sued by family of man who died in jail cell

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Chatham County’s sheriff has been sued by the family of a 21-year-old Savannah man who died in a... Read more

Growth slows at seaports after record-setting 2015


SAVANNAH, Ga. — Georgia’s busy seaports are beginning to see business slow down after a record-smashing 2015... Read more

Jekyll Island to study deer threat


JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. — Jekyll Island’s governing board voted Tuesday to spend four years and $150,000... Read more

Escaped suspect in Georgia sheriff's death recaptured hours later hiding in dense woods


SAVANNAH, Ga. — Charged with murder in the car-chase death of a Georgia sheriff, Jim Edward Lowery used a jail transfer to... Read more

Man charged in Georgia sheriff's death escapes jail transfer

SAVANNAH, Ga. — A prisoner charged with killing a Georgia sheriff slipped out of his leg shackles and used them... Read more