For a third time, a jury has been selected for Kimberly Moretz's trial.
January 09, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Local
Five people were injured, including one seriously, in a three-car crash Thursday afternoon on Highway 17 at Roebling Road.
January 09, 2014 | Staff report | Local
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office Traffic Enforcement Unit will host two more Georgia Teens Ride with Pride courses on Jan. 18 at the Effingham County Courthouse. The first class will be from 9-11 a.m. with the second from 1-3 p.m.
January 09, 2014 | Staff report | Around Town
When Highway 119 was built in the late 1950s, more traffic came to Clyo. The Tuckasee King Landing and other private ramps were used by fishermen all along the river. Hartridge Reiser and wife Arleta Arden Reiser built two cabins near the new bridge that they rented to fishermen. They had some fishing boats at their landing their customers could use.
January 09, 2014 | By Susan Exley | Echoes of Effingham
(This is a three-part series on Charlie. This is the first installment.)
January 09, 2014 | By Ronda Rich | Lifestyle
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced Tuesday it will expand its aircraft service and support organization by adding a new worldwide product support distribution center located in the NorthPort Industrial Park near the Interstate 95 and Georgia Highway 21 interchange in Savannah.
January 09, 2014 | Staff report | Business
To kick off 2014, Kathleen Sebelius is reportedly papering the country with op-eds about the wonders of the "Affordable" Care Act. But her PR campaign aside, things will continue to deteriorate for Obamacare in 2014. Here are 10 ways it'll happen:
January 09, 2014 | By Grace-Marie Turner | Opinion
Monday, the 2014 session of the Georgia State Legislature will begin.
January 09, 2014 | By Sen. Buddy Carter | Opinion
Five-year-old little Johnny attended his first football game with his father.
January 09, 2014 | By Dr. Bob Rogers | Holy Humor
A group of Effingham County students have been recognized as this year's winners of the annual MLK essay and poster contests.
January 09, 2014 | Staff report | Education
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STATESBORO - Former Georgia Southern head football coach Jeff Monken and his family met Friday in Statesboro with GSU friends and supporters for an emotional reception, before Monken left Sunday for West Point, N.Y., to take over as the head coach at Army.
January 07, 2014 | By Matt Yogus | College sports
Rincon elected officials were sworn in at the first city council meeting of the year on Monday night.
January 07, 2014 | Staff report | Around Town
NAACP leaders from throughout Georgia will meet in downtown Statesboro on Jan. 24 and 25.
January 07, 2014 | By Al Hackle | Local
The Georgia Republican Party will host seven debates throughout Georgia for candidates seeking the U.S. Senate seat now held by retiring Sen. Saxby Chambliss.
January 07, 2014 | Staff report | Georgia's elected
Effingham County commissioners will take up a travel policy Tuesday that has been tabled three times.
January 06, 2014 | By Patrick Donahue | Local
Dr. Toni Sylvester began practicing in Effingham County a year ago because she saw a need in the community.
January 06, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Business
For the second time in three weeks, the Effingham County Sheriff's Office is alerting the public about a text message scam that asks for people's personal banking information.
January 06, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Crime Reports
More chilly weather is in store for Effingham County, with temperatures likely in the teens and wind chills as low as single digits early Tuesday morning and into Wednesday.
January 06, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Local
Armstrong Atlantic State University's latest Coastal Empire Economic Monitor reports the Savannah-area economy expanded significantly during the third quarter of 2013 and should continue to experience growth in the first half of 2014.
January 06, 2014 | Staff report | Business
Statesboro City Council members will hold a public hearing Tuesday morning to hear evidence as to whether the alcohol license issued to Karen Pittman Brown for the operation of Primetime Lounge, 608C Northside Drive W., should be suspended or revoked.
January 06, 2014 | By Jason Wermers | Local
A vibrant addition to the Blandford Elementary commons area represents the school's diverse student body.
January 06, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Education
ATLANTA - With historic low temperatures expected for across the state over the next few days, Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens wants to remind Georgians that if their homes are damaged by the extreme cold, they may get financial relief through their homeowners policies.
January 06, 2014 | Staff report | Local
The Georgia Emergency Management Agency/Homeland Security and key partners will host a Twitter chat to help promote winter weather preparedness.
January 06, 2014 | Staff report | Local
It is far too early to predict who will replace Saxby Chambliss as Georgia's next senator, but it's going to be the most entertaining Senate race voters have seen in a long time.
January 06, 2014 | By Tom Crawford | Opinion
January 06, 2014 | By Dick Yarbrough | Opinion