🌱 Police Investigate Teenage Shooting + Savannah Job Openings

Happy Tuesday, people of Savannah! Here’s what’s going on around town today.


First, today’s weather:

Substantial cloudiness. High: 73 Low: 61.


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Here are the top three stories in Savannah today:

  1. The Savannah Police are investigating a shooting incident that resulted in the death of an 18-year-old. On Monday, the department announced Jaylen Olinde died from her injuries on Sunday following a shooting around 10:30 am on the 700 block of W. 35th Street. Police encourage anyone with information about the incident to call the Savannah Police Violent Crimes Tip Line at (912) 525-3124 or CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. (WJCL NewsSavannah)
  2. Are you looking for a new job in the Savannah area? Whether you’re looking for full-time or part-time work, there are plenty of opportunities available in and around Savannah. Each week, Patch and ZipRecruiter compile a roundup of the latest local jobs listed in the region. (SavannahPatch)
  3. Just ahead of the Savannah St. Patrick’s Day Parade, the City of Savannah has posted “no parking” signs along the parade route so anyone who normally parks there doesn’t get towed. The signs are up along the route and go into effect from 12 am Thursday until after the parade is over. The signs were cover the parade route and the staging areas to make sure the 270 or so groups participating in this year’s parade have plenty of room to set up. (WTOC)

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Today in Savannah:

  • AARP Free Tax Assistance – Southwest Library (10:00 AM)

From my notebook:

  • The Savannah Stopover Music Festival has sent their sincere thanks to the bands, the fans, the Georgia State Railroad Museum, the sponsors, the volunteers, and everyone else who contributed to making the 2022 Savannah Stopover Music Festival happen! (Facebook)
  • Savannah Police detectives are investigating a death after a deceased person was located on E. 52nd Street on Mar. 13. (Facebook)
  • The Savannah-Chatham County Public School System has announced a job fair will be held at St. Mary’s Community Center on Wednesday, Mar. 16. (Facebook)

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Now you’re in the loop and ready to head out the door on this Tuesday. See you all tomorrow for another update!

kayla harrison

About me: Kayla Harrison is a Writing Arts professor, as well as a freelance writer for content creation agency Lightning Media Partners. In her free time, you can find her listening to podcasts, writing poetry, and visiting local coffee shops.

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