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Get Outside: Savannah Ogeechee Canal Museum & Nature Center

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) – The Savannah Ogeechee Canal Museum & Nature Center is located in extreme western Chatham County, just south of Fort Argyle Road. The canal was a man-made tributary to the Ogeechee River, serving as a way to transport goods between 1830 and 1890. Cotton, rice, sugarcane and other goods made their way… Keep Reading

Georgia Power prepares for outages from Elsa

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) – From tornadoes to thunderstorms to hurricanes and now Tropical Storm Elsa, Georgia Power is ready and standing by to make any repairs. The storm teams at Georgia Power have been keeping a close eye on Elsa for the last week and meeting almost hourly to keep updating their crews. Workers are… Keep Reading

Weather-related closings in Savannah, surrounding areas

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – Due to the incoming impact of storm Elsa on the Coastal Empire and the Lowcountry, some local businesses, offices, venues and attractions plan to close early. Chatham County – Suspending all non-essential services at 3 p.m. Wednesday Essential services such as police, 911 Communications and Emergency Management will continue operations. The county… Keep Reading

Farmer’s market returning to downtown Statesboro

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) – Starting this Saturday, this two-block back parking lot downtown will transform into Statesboro’s downtown Farmer’s Market. Organizers say their usual vendors and regular customers could not be more excited. The downtown market brings local vendors with everything from fresh meat and dairy to fruits, veggies, and baked goods. In November 2019,… Keep Reading

Coastal Health District hosting back-to-school clinics

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) — The Coastal Health District is partnering with counties to hold back-to-school clinics for children. First-time Georgia students — those enrolling in a Georgia school for the first time in their lives — have to complete a Certificate of Vision, Hearing, Dental, and Nutrition screening form, according to the Coastal Health District.… Keep Reading

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