SAVANNAH – The Peace Officer Academy at Savannah Technical College will hold a Commissioning Ceremony Jan. 16 at 10 a.m. The ceremony will take place in the Eckburg Auditorium at the College's White Bluff Campus.
SAVANNAH - The city of Savannah's Cultural Arts Theatre will stage its winter production, "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare, (Abridged)," Jan. 16-18 and 23-25 in the Black Box at S.P.A.C.E., located at 9 W. Henry St.
SAVANNAH - Savannah's Place for Art, Culture and Education (S.P.A.C.E.) is now registering students for its winter visual and performing arts classes and workshops. Day and evening sessions are offered for children, teens and adults in all skill levels. Sessions begin Jan. 20 and are held at the S.P.A.C.E. studios, located at 9 W. Henry St.
Born in 1855, John Walter "Johnnie" Reiser was one of 17 children born to Christopher Frederick and Charlotte Rahn Reisser. Although he died June 7, 1951, after an extended illness, Reiser left his mark on Effingham County and his state by serving several terms in the Legislature and on the Effingham County Board of Commissioners.
January 15, 2009|
Historic Effingham Society
|Echoes of Effingham
I got my first exposure to hunting when I came out of seminary and I became pastor of a country church. This church was so rural, that I could walk straight into the woods from my back yard for five miles and never cross a road.
January 15, 2009|
Dr. Bob Rogers
Holy Humor columnist
The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Effingham County committee is holding a Kick-Off party on Jan. 24 at 10 a.m. at Rincon United Methodist Church (107 Savannah Ave). The kickoff will share with the Effingham community the importance of Relay For Life in saving lives from cancer. Come join the committee for a free pancake breakfast to learn more about the 2009 event. All past participants, survivors, caregivers and those with a passion to find a cure are invited to attend.
Don Adams, of Kelly Group Travel Specialists, took the Rotary Club of Effingham County on a visual tour of the country. Kelly has buses that accommodate large and small groups all over the country. Kelly's 2009 catalog of tours offers many options or your group can have them customize a tour.
Brody Jason Jordan, son of Daniel Jason and Jennifer Malphrus Jordan of Rincon, was born on Dec. 13, 2008, at 3:13 a.m. at Memorial Health University Hospital in Savannah. He weighed 7 pounds 7 ounces and was 20 inches in length.