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South Effingham employee dies after school mishap

GUYTON -- A South Effingham High School employee died Sunday from injuries he suffered at the school. Bill Bishop, a popular nine-year school employee, sustained head trauma after falling approxim...

December 22, 2017 | Staff Report | Local

Lady Mustangs drop tourney finale in heartbreaking fashion

SAVANNAH -- South Effingham's girls didn't get any wins to put in their Savannah Country Day Christmas Classic stocking. Kentucky's Sayre School snatched a 48-47 victory from the Lady Mustangs on ...

December 22, 2017 | Mark Lastinger | Local

What's the best Christmas song and movie? New survey offers a clue

A new survey from Decluttr revealed the country’s favorite holiday songs and films.Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas is You” topped the country’s best Christmas song, followed closely by “Wh...

December 22, 2017 | Herb Scribner Deseret News special workflow | Hot Topics

12 strange — and STRICT — rules the British royal family has to follow

We sure hope Meghan knows what she's getting herself into once she marries Prince Harry. Sure, being royal has its perks, but it also has some strange — and strict — rules. Here are some things Mis...

December 22, 2017 | Melinda Fox FamilyShare | Hot Topics

7-year-old grows out his hair for two years for cancer patients. Soon after, he was diagnosed with c

Vinny Desautels first learned about cancer when his mother, a professional hair stylist, volunteered to help cancer survivors style their hair for a gala. She explained what cancer is and how somet...

December 22, 2017 | Melinda Fox FamilyShare | Hot Topics

Scientists are fighting for a ban on this common item your children use all the time

Take a look in your arts and crafts cabinet, makeup drawer or nail polish bag and you’ll probably find a common item — glitter. One of my friends in high school actually carried around a jar of the...

December 22, 2017 | Lindsey Miller FamilyShare | Hot Topics

Lady Mustangs can't knock Lady Patriots from unbeaten ranks

SAVANNAH -- The Pinewood Christian Lady Patriots stayed perfect Thursday by topping South Effingham 51-35 in the Savannah Country Day Christmas Classic. The Lady Patriots ran their record to 9-0 w...

December 21, 2017 | Mark Lastinger | Local

Commissioners express gratitude to employees

Effingham County commissioners had a great time spnsoring and serving a recent holiday luncheon for all Effingham County employees as a way to show their appreciation for all that our employees do ...

December 21, 2017 | Staff Report | Local

Sharing recipes at Christmas

Over the past 9 plus years I have shared a few recipes. I hope you will enjoy these. Christmas Snowcaps➤ 3 egg whites➤ 1/8 teaspoon cream of tartar➤ ½ teaspoon peppermint extract➤ Pinch of ...

December 21, 2017 | Susan Exley | Echoes of Effingham

Vox explains why the X in 'XMas' is actually religious, not secular, shorthand

In the last decade, the word “XMas” has often been a major source of contention among believers, some of whom discouraged others from using the term to keep the Christ in Christmas. Franklin Graham...

December 21, 2017 | Herb Scribner Deseret News special workflow | Hot Topics

This nifty device scares thieves from stealing packages ... 'Home Alone' style

Jaireme Barrow was fed up with thieves stealing his packages from his front porch during the holiday season, so he invented a device that would scare the pants off those robbers. It’s called TheBla...

December 21, 2017 | Herb Scribner Deseret News special workflow | Hot Topics

Signs of mental illness in your teen

Knowing the difference between normal teenage behavior and signs of mental illness can be difficult. If your teen is being moody or acting out, you may assume it’s because of the physical, hormonal...

December 21, 2017 | Dan Gellman FamilyShare | Hot Topics

These 11 ex-burglars explain what you need to do to protect your home from theft

Being robbed isn’t something a lot of us think about often, but there isn't much more terrifying than thinking about having your home — your refuge from the world — broken into. One Reddit user ask...

December 21, 2017 | Amberlee Lovell FamilyShare | Hot Topics

Chick-fil-A serves 2,000 stranded Atlanta passengers … on a Sunday

The world’s busiest airport lost power on Sunday, but that didn’t stop Chick-fil-A from going to work.The family-owned restaurant chain, which is never open on Sundays due to its religious roots, m...

December 21, 2017 | Herb Scribner Deseret News special workflow | Hot Topics

Have You Seen This? Diver gets bonked by passing great white shark

DEEP BLUE SEA — For me, the holidays are a great time to reflect on what I'm grateful for.I'm always supremely grateful for my health, my family and friends and the opportunity I have to live where...

December 21, 2017 | Angie Treasure KSL.com | Hot Topics

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