A Springfield man is in jail in connection with a deadly May car wreck.
Effingham County students scored well on their final time taking the Georgia High School Writing Test.
An Effingham County family's home was destroyed by a fire on Christmas evening.
The Effingham 4-H held its annual awards banquet, recognizing its winners in several categories and the graduating seniors.
The Effingham County Wingmen motorcycle club recently donated about $600 worth of dog food and kitty litter to the Effingham County Animal Shelter.
The Effingham County Young Farmers organization recognized several local producers and supporters at its annual awards banquet at New Ebenezer Retreat Center.
Though the Effingham County Animal Shelter has been fortunate not to need to euthanize any animals lately, shelter director Cory Whitfield offers a grim reminder.
Sheila Moon learned early on how compassionate her daughter Isabella would be toward others.
The Effingham County Board of Education has approved the school calendars for the next two years after making a few tweaks.
In Effingham County, some of Santa's elves have day jobs as real estate agents.
The Lost Plantation community celebrated the season Saturday night with its annual parade of decorated and lighted golf carts.
The Living History Site gave a glimpse of an old-time Christmas on Saturday. Olde Effingham Christmas was held in conjunction with extended shopping hours by Springfield merchants, a sausage and grits supper at Springfield City Hall and a performance by the DePue Brothers Band at the Mars Theatre.
Farmers Furniture in Rincon hosted a fundraiser for the Kessler family.
Even after United Way of Effingham County surpassed its 2014 fundraising campaign goal last month, contributions continued to come in.
Effingham Fire Rescue doesn't have to look far back to find an example that a defibrillator can save a life.
A trip to a Springfield home to serve civil papers turned into a drug bust for Effingham County Sheriff's Office deputies Tuesday night.
Sixteen acts, including vocalists, musicians and dancers, performed Saturday night in South Effingham High School's annual talent show.
A common bond connects three women who teach on the same wing at Marlow Elementary School. They each have experienced one of their own children battling cancer.
Ethan Ferguson just wanted to play one soccer game for his school this spring.
An Effingham County teenager has been charged in a car crash that claimed the lives of three people in September.
Ebenezer Elementary School raised money and awareness for the fight against diabetes with a fun run/walk.
Effingham County's SAT scores have risen to just one point below the state average, though two students in particular set their aspirations a bit higher.
The Effingham County Board of Education plans to decide by the end of March on the design for the new Rincon Elementary School.
Two organizations dedicated to housing initiatives are hoping to help establish more places for lower-income families to live in Effingham County.
The Effingham County School System is on track to be accredited for five more years.
Some of the Historic Effingham Society's current members were around when the Mars Theatre closed its doors in 1957.
Will Kirkland has an incurable disease and is waiting on a double lung transplant, but he doesn't sit around feeling sorry for himself.
A group of students from Sand Hill Elementary School aren't letting their own challenges stop them from helping people in the community.
To promote a fitness program sponsored by the National Football League, Marlow Elementary School enlisted one of Effingham County's own NFL alumni.
The Effingham County School System is preparing to host an important visit.