Mayor Edna Jackson announces her re-election campaign; former Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Chief Willie Lovett goes to prison; debate heats up over the proposed $1 billion Palmetto Pipeline through coastal Georgia.
Former Savannah-Chatham Police Chief Willie Lovett is headed to prison after being convicted on federal conspiracy and gambling charges. But he's still set to receive a $130,000 annual pension from the city.
As the Baby Boomers get older, advocates for the homeless say they’re seeing more elderly people living in shelters or outdoors. But many lack the resources or ability to get consistent medical care at a time when they may need it most. A new program in Savannah is bringing basic medical care to residents of the city's tent camps.