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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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From Betz Creek to Hogan's

It’s Betz Creek or Hogan’s Marina. That’s where we start and/or end our summer days. Usually, my husband puts the boat in at Hogan’s. This is the marina he worked at during high school. 84 more words

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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