Thu., May 14, 2015 10:42pm
Forgotten Women Part 5: Addie Byrd Byers
Addie Byers was a teacher and civil rights activist who fought for equal access to educational institutions for Savannah's African American children.
Tue., May 12, 2015 5:00am
Forgotten Women Part 2: Madame Freeman
“Madame” Freeman was an African-American entrepreneur who owned multiple businesses, including one of the most famous beauty schools in Savannah.
Mon., May 11, 2015 5:00am
Forgotten Women Part 1: Abigail Minis
Our first featured woman is a Georgia colonist. Arriving in 1733 just months after the first settlers she and approximately 40 others became the first Jews to touch Savannah ground.
Wed., May 6, 2015 3:10pm
Savannah Clergy Members Promote "Census Awareness Sunday"
Savannah clergy members are calling for residents to participate in what’s being called Census Awareness Sunday to encourage participation in the 2020 census.
Wed., April 22, 2015 11:00pm
Can Public Shaming Stop Littering?
The city's new Keep Savannah Clean campaign will use TV, newspapers, and social media to expose people caught in the act of littering.
Tue., April 21, 2015 11:50pm
Pipeline Hearing Draws Overflow Crowd, Mostly Opposed To Palmetto
About 500 people packed the first public hearing on the Palmetto Pipeline proposal.
Mon., April 20, 2015 11:11am
Ahead Of Hearing, Savannah Protestors March To "Push Back The Pipeline"
The Georgia Department of Transportation will hold its only official public hearing this week on a proposal by the energy company Kinder Morgan.
Fri., April 17, 2015 12:09pm
On Earth Day, A Behind-The-Scenes Look At Recycling (SLIDESHOW)
Recycling isn't just about reducing waste, Savannah officials say, but about protecting natural resources like water.
Fri., April 3, 2015 5:38pm
"He Made Me See That The World Is Complicated"
Savannah-based poet Sjohnna McCray, winner of the Walt Whitman Award for emerging poets, writes about his father's complicated relationship with his mother, a "comfort woman" he met during the Vietnam War.
Wed., April 1, 2015 6:09pm
Savannah Tourism Leaders Say Transportation Bill's Hotel Tax Could Harm Industry
Tourism groups say the $5 nightly hotel-motel tax could prompt travelers to go elsewhere.
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