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  • 5 lose family home in Pembroke fire

    5 lose family home in Pembroke fire

    Sunday, November 19 2017 9:54 AM EST2017-11-19 14:54:56 GMT
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)

    The family of three adults and two children made it out safely, but officials say the family dog did not.

    The family of three adults and two children made it out safely, but officials say the family dog did not.

  • Female shooting suspect surrenders to police

    Female shooting suspect surrenders to police

    Saturday, November 18 2017 7:45 PM EST2017-11-19 00:45:39 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Yemassee Police are looking for two suspects after a drive-by shooting took place at the intersection of Church Street North and Yemassee Highway, near Fennel Elementary School. 

    Yemassee Police are looking for two suspects after a drive-by shooting took place at the intersection of Church Street North and Yemassee Highway, near Fennel Elementary School. 

  • 1 arrested after high-speed chase on Truman Parkway

    1 arrested after high-speed chase on Truman Parkway

    Saturday, November 18 2017 3:10 PM EST2017-11-18 20:10:01 GMT
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)

    The suspect immediately began to flee and drive erratically after the Georgia State Patrol trooper activated their lights and sirens. 

    The suspect immediately began to flee and drive erratically after the Georgia State Patrol trooper activated their lights and sirens. 

  • Houston Astros baseball player receives hero's welcome in Effingham County

    Houston Astros baseball player receives hero's welcome in Effingham County

    Saturday, November 18 2017 5:55 PM EST2017-11-18 22:55:46 GMT
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)

    Reddick is even more proud of his work to create a brand new baseball field for Effingham County. After months of planning, the county finally broke ground on the $1,000,000 project, an endeavor that was completely funded by Reddick.

    Reddick is even more proud of his work to create a brand new baseball field for Effingham County. After months of planning, the county finally broke ground on the $1,000,000 project, an endeavor that was completely funded by Reddick.

  • Woman convicted in hair weave killings collapses as guilty verdict read

    Woman convicted in hair weave killings collapses as guilty verdict read

    Saturday, November 18 2017 8:09 AM EST2017-11-18 13:09:51 GMT
    Shelby Isaac (Source: WMC Action News 5)Shelby Isaac (Source: WMC Action News 5)

    Shelby Isaac was found guilty on two counts of second-degree murder in the shooting and killing E.J. Tate, his girlfriend Edwina Thomas, and their unborn child in January 2016. 

    Shelby Isaac was found guilty on two counts of second-degree murder in the shooting and killing E.J. Tate, his girlfriend Edwina Thomas, and their unborn child in January 2016. 

  • Eagles earn first win in blowout fashion

    Eagles earn first win in blowout fashion

    Sunday, November 19 2017 12:05 AM EST2017-11-19 05:05:55 GMT

    Georgia Southern takes out an entire season's worth of frustration on South Alabama, picking up their first win of the year.

    Georgia Southern takes out an entire season's worth of frustration on South Alabama, picking up their first win of the year.

  • Italian Heritage Festival crushes world's largest meatball record

    Italian Heritage Festival crushes world's largest meatball record

    Saturday, November 18 2017 7:49 PM EST2017-11-19 00:49:28 GMT
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)

    The Italian Heritage Festival was supposed to take place in September but Irma had different plans, so the stakes were even higher as the Italian-American Club of Hilton Head attempted to break a Guinness World Record of "World's Largest Meatball".

    The Italian Heritage Festival was supposed to take place in September but Irma had different plans, so the stakes were even higher as the Italian-American Club of Hilton Head attempted to break a Guinness World Record of "World's Largest Meatball".

  • Baxley Qwik Chik assault suspects plead guilty to charges

    Baxley Qwik Chik assault suspects plead guilty to charges

    Friday, November 17 2017 7:17 PM EST2017-11-18 00:17:02 GMT

    A couple has pleaded guilty to charges following their assault of the owner of a Qwik Chik restaurant and her daughter in Baxley.  Nathaniel and Latasha Smith have independently pleaded guilty to two separate charges. Latasha Smith has pleaded guilty to one count of Aggravated Battery, while Nathaniel Smith has pleaded guilty to one count of Cruelty to Children in the First Degree.  The couple made headlines after they assaulted the owner of a Baxley Qwik Chik an...

    A couple has pleaded guilty to charges following their assault of the owner of a Qwik Chik restaurant and her daughter in Baxley.  Nathaniel and Latasha Smith have independently pleaded guilty to two separate charges. Latasha Smith has pleaded guilty to one count of Aggravated Battery, while Nathaniel Smith has pleaded guilty to one count of Cruelty to Children in the First Degree.  The couple made headlines after they assaulted the owner of a Baxley Qwik Chik an...

  • US general says illegal nuclear launch order can be refused

    US general says illegal nuclear launch order can be refused

    Saturday, November 18 2017 6:09 PM EST2017-11-18 23:09:48 GMT
    Sunday, November 19 2017 5:21 AM EST2017-11-19 10:21:55 GMT

    The top officer at U.S. Strategic Command says an order from President Donald Trump or any of his successors to launch nuclear weapons can be refused if that order is determined to be illegal.

    The top officer at U.S. Strategic Command says an order from President Donald Trump or any of his successors to launch nuclear weapons can be refused if that order is determined to be illegal.

  • Tigers close out 2017 with a win

    Tigers close out 2017 with a win

    Sunday, November 19 2017 12:21 AM EST2017-11-19 05:21:00 GMT

    The record books will show Savannah State with a losing record in 2017, but the Tigers are ecstatic about the way the season ended.

    The record books will show Savannah State with a losing record in 2017, but the Tigers are ecstatic about the way the season ended.

  • Baxley Police identify 2 suspects after restaurant assault

    Baxley Police identify 2 suspects after restaurant assault

    Friday, June 23 2017 7:36 PM EDT2017-06-23 23:36:41 GMT
    (Source: ACSO)(Source: ACSO)

    Police are still struggling for words to describe the attack that took place in Baxley Thursday afternoon after a mother and her daughter were assaulted at their family-owned restaurant. 

    Police are still struggling for words to describe the attack that took place in Baxley Thursday afternoon after a mother and her daughter were assaulted at their family-owned restaurant. 

  • South Carolina couple indicted on conspiracy and fraud charges

    South Carolina couple indicted on conspiracy and fraud charges

    Saturday, November 18 2017 10:26 AM EST2017-11-18 15:26:14 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media Stock Image)(Source: Raycom Media Stock Image)

    A Bluffton woman and her husband have been indicted in a two-count indictment that was released on Friday. 

    A Bluffton woman and her husband have been indicted in a two-count indictment that was released on Friday. 

  • Couple arrested, involved in shoot out with police

    Couple arrested, involved in shoot out with police

    Saturday, November 18 2017 6:57 AM EST2017-11-18 11:57:17 GMT
    Sunday, November 19 2017 8:46 AM EST2017-11-19 13:46:17 GMT
    Alondra Rodriguez and Marcos Garcia Tovar (Source: Gaineville Police Department)Alondra Rodriguez and Marcos Garcia Tovar (Source: Gaineville Police Department)

    Authorities said officers responded to a 911 call for a suspicious man at the Burger King on Athens Street who was engaged in a domestic dispute with a woman.

    Authorities said officers responded to a 911 call for a suspicious man at the Burger King on Athens Street who was engaged in a domestic dispute with a woman.

  • Deduction targeted by GOP used by tax filers in most states

    Deduction targeted by GOP used by tax filers in most states

    Saturday, November 18 2017 9:53 AM EST2017-11-18 14:53:09 GMT
    Sunday, November 19 2017 9:43 AM EST2017-11-19 14:43:02 GMT

    Residents of high-tax states would be affected most by the GOP's plan to eliminate or reduce the deduction for state and local taxes, but the change also could affect millions of other filers, including some in...

    Residents of high-tax states would be affected most by the GOP's plan to eliminate or reduce the deduction for state and local taxes, but the change also could affect millions of other filers, including some in Republican-led states.

  • Chubb, Michel lead No. 7 Georgia to 42-13 win over Kentucky

    Chubb, Michel lead No. 7 Georgia to 42-13 win over Kentucky

    Saturday, November 18 2017 7:09 PM EST2017-11-19 00:09:21 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Nick Chubb and Sony Michel led a dominant running game and No. 7 Georgia bounced back from its first loss of the season, wearing down Kentucky for a 42-13 victory Saturday.

    Nick Chubb and Sony Michel led a dominant running game and No. 7 Georgia bounced back from its first loss of the season, wearing down Kentucky for a 42-13 victory Saturday.

  • 3 Bluffton men indicted after drug raid at Tybee Island rental property

    3 Bluffton men indicted after drug raid at Tybee Island rental property

    Friday, November 17 2017 1:15 PM EST2017-11-17 18:15:26 GMT
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)

    Three Bluffton, SC residents have been charged in a five-count indictment after a DEA-led bust at a Tybee Island, GA rental home.

    Three Bluffton, SC residents have been charged in a five-count indictment after a DEA-led bust at a Tybee Island, GA rental home.

  • Rincon hosts annual Christmas parade

    Rincon hosts annual Christmas parade

    Saturday, November 18 2017 6:42 PM EST2017-11-18 23:42:52 GMT
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)

    Hundreds of people from all over Effingham County lined the streets on Saturday for the annual parade, which has been going on for over thirty years.

    Hundreds of people from all over Effingham County lined the streets on Saturday for the annual parade, which has been going on for over thirty years.

  • Wayne Co. man convicted for beating employer with hose in front of victim's child

    Wayne Co. man convicted for beating employer with hose in front of victim's child

    Friday, November 17 2017 10:26 AM EST2017-11-17 15:26:23 GMT
    John Houston Fisher (Source: Wayne County Jail)John Houston Fisher (Source: Wayne County Jail)

    A 31-year-old man has been convicted of beating his employer with a hose in front of the victim’s 5-year-old child.

    A 31-year-old man has been convicted of beating his employer with a hose in front of the victim’s 5-year-old child.

  • Why some people just can't wait to decorate

    Why some people just can't wait to decorate

    Sunday, November 19 2017 2:01 AM EST2017-11-19 07:01:19 GMT
    Sunday, November 19 2017 2:01 AM EST2017-11-19 07:01:19 GMT

     Emotionally, jumping ahead on decking the halls could be a positive thing, some psychologists say. It’s all about retrieving fond childhood memories.

     Emotionally, jumping ahead on decking the halls could be a positive thing, some psychologists say. It’s all about retrieving fond childhood memories.

  • Why is Georgia Dome being imploded on a Monday?

    Why is Georgia Dome being imploded on a Monday?

    Thursday, November 16 2017 6:41 PM EST2017-11-16 23:41:24 GMT
    Thursday, November 16 2017 6:41 PM EST2017-11-16 23:41:24 GMT
    (Source: WGCL)(Source: WGCL)

    All this talk about imploding the Georgia Dome, which sit just a few feet away from the brand new, billion-dollar Mercedes-Benz Stadium, has become a bit comical for resident Jimmy Mack. He and others want to know why Monday?

    All this talk about imploding the Georgia Dome, which sit just a few feet away from the brand new, billion-dollar Mercedes-Benz Stadium, has become a bit comical for resident Jimmy Mack. He and others want to know why Monday?

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