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Water crews contain two sewer spills

WILMINGTON ISLAND, Ga. (WJCL) — Savannah water crews contained two sewer spills Saturday on Wilmington Island.

The first one was just after 1 p.m. on Winchester Drive.  55 more words

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"Ironclads when commanded by daring men can run... past our batteries": Savannah defenses

For some time I’ve focused on the defenses of Charleston, as they were 150 years ago, and less so on Savannah.  Both cities were considered critical to the Confederate war effort, though Savannah received less attention than the South Carolina port.  946 more words

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Driver arrested in fatal Wilmington Island crash

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WJCL) – A Savannah man has been arrested in connection with a crash that killed a Tennessee woman. Police said Kevin Wallace, 25, turned himself in Friday night. 72 more words

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Cornhole tournament to raise money for autism


It’s a good time, for a good cause.

This weekend, local residents and businesses will be raising money for autism, and you can be a part of it. 72 more words

Police identify victim in fatal Wilmington Island accident

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WJCL) – Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department (SCMPD) officials have released the name of a woman killed in an early morning accident on Wilmington Island, Thursday. 122 more words

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UPDATE: Natural gas buildup caused Wilmington Island explosion

WILMINGTON ISLAND, Ga. (WJCL) – Investigators say a buildup of natural gas caused an explosion at a Wilmington Island home Friday night. Southside Fire crews responded to the 600 block of Leaning Oaks drive around 8:30 p.m. 75 more words

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Reports of an explosion on Wilmington Island

WILMINGTON ISLAND, Ga. (WJCL) – Southside Fire responded to a house fire with reports of explosions on Wilmington Island Friday night.

It happened in the 600 block of Leaning Oaks Drive around 8:30. 90 more words

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