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Paula Deen asking $12.5M for her Savannah mansion

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) – Paula Deen has put her Savannah mansion on the market with an asking price of $12.5 million.

The celebrity cook’s 5.5-acre estate overlooking the Wilmington River includes a main house of 14,500 square feet and two guest cottages. 117 more words

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Extra patrols for Wilmington Island after attempted abduction


WILMINGTON ISLAND, Ga- Savannah Chatham Metro Police have a suspect description in Tuesday’s attempted abduction of a teenage girl. According to officers, the suspect is white or Hispanic male about 6 feet tall with black hair, mustache and short beard. 178 more words

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Police seek man who attempted to kidnap a Wilmington Island teen

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WJCL) — Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are requesting the public’s help in identifying and locating a man who attempted to kidnap a 15-year-old girl on Wilmington Island this afternoon. 176 more words

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Local school receives bee hive as part of Earth Day celebration

WILMINGTON ISLAND, Ga. (WJCL) — On Wednesday, St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School celebrated Earth Day by partnering with The Bee Cause Project to  unveil a new Honeybee Observation Hive at the school. 258 more words

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Could convicted Wilmington Island killer go back on trial?

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WJCL) — An area attorney is asking for a retrial for a man found guilty of his wife’s murder late last year.

Steve Sparger, the current attorney for Norman Smart, is hoping for a retrial on the basis of a… 113 more words

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Raccoon tests positive for rabies on Wilmington Island

CHATHAM COUNTY, Ga. — County health officials have confirmed a case of rabies on Wilmington Island.

According to a release from the county health district, a raccoon that got into a fight with a family dog in the Penn Waller Road area of Wilmington Island has tested positive for rabies. 243 more words

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Metro Police responds to Friday afternoon hoax

SAVANNAH, GA. (WJCL) Metro Police are still on the lookout for the person responsible for a hoax Friday afternoon.

Shortly after noon, the 911 dispatch center received a call from a man claiming that there was a man with a gun holding hostages in a home on Johnny Mercer Boulevard on Wilmington Island. 103 more words

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