One tenet of the Effingham College and Career Academy is that preparing students for careers is not a one-size-fits-all process.
Students from Grace Academy are learning at a young age to help others in their community.
Revitalize Springfield recently hosted its first dog expo at Ulmer Park.
For the fourth straight year, Blandford Elementary School joined a worldwide effort to set a record for the most people participating in sport stacking in a 24-hour period. Last year, BES was part of a Guinness-record 555,932 stackers.
Guyton has had a designated historic district since 1982, and now the signs are there to mark it.
Georgia-Pacific Savannah River Mill employees are giving a lot to the community, and having a lot of fun doing it.
The founder of Effingham Theatre is in jail on charges of engaging in a sexual act with a minor.
Kirbi Ratner is Effingham County's newest Master Teacher.
Ebenezer Middle School saluted military service members with its annual Veterans Day program.
Blandford Elementary School hosted a new event this year for Veterans Day - a parade of veterans who are family members of BES students.
United Way of Effingham County representatives visited Blandford Elementary School to surprise first-grade parapro Rachel Wyss as a winner in its weekly campaign prize drawing.
Just in time for Veterans Day, Habitat for Humanity of Effingham County dedicated its first home built for a military veteran.
Effingham County improved its high school graduation rate for the second straight year, while also topping the state average by nearly 11 percentage points.
Laughter is the best medicine, the old adage goes.
The Rincon Noon Lions Club is gearing up for its 36th annual Christmas parade, and organizers think it could be the best one yet.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office remains on the lookout for a Guyton man wanted on multiple drug-related charges.
A Springfield man was arrested and charged with arson Friday after he set fire to his former girlfriend's bedroom at a Rincon apartment complex, according to the Effingham County Sheriff's Office.
STATESBORO - After Jay Wright ventured to Wyoming for his first year of college basketball, his family and friends weren't going to miss the chance to see him playing nearby in year two.
An "American Idol" came to Guyton on Saturday night.
Effingham County ranked among the top 10 percent of school districts in the state on the College and Career-Ready Performance Index for the 2013-14 school year.
As part of Effingham County's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. observance, children and adults participated in the annual youth program Monday at the recreation department gym in Springfield.
Major leaguer Josh Reddick is looking forward to watching local ballplayers swing for the fences Saturday in the annual home run derby he sponsors in Effingham.
The South Effingham girls basketball team's game against Glynn Academy last Tuesday was a happy occasion.
Financial difficulties have forced a number of hospitals in Georgia to close in recent years, and some health care experts predict another dozen or more could close this year.
Kristen Wert was impressed that major league baseball player Josh Reddick donated brand-new shoes and clothing to the Treutlen House at New Ebenezer on Friday.
The Effingham County Board of Education's first meeting of 2015 began with Beth Helmly and Robert Grant being sworn in.
The South Effingham girls basketball team played with heavy hearts tonight against Coffee after losing one of their teammates this week.
Two Effingham County schools earned recognition from the Georgia Department of Education as Title I reward schools this year.
As a firefighter, Brooke Dicks can have intense work days.
A Springfield man is in jail in connection with a deadly May car wreck.