Four local students recently were selected as recipients of Georgia-Pacific Foundation Employees' Children Scholarships. Katherine Cope, a graduate of South Effingham High School, Hayley Fritch of Southeast Bulloch High School, and Ashley Sanders and Gabrielle Usher, both graduates of Effingham County High School, all were recently honored during a recognition lunch hosted in their honor at the Savannah River Mill.
Dr. Lawton C. Davis, the current health director of the South Central Health District, has been named to replace Dr. Diane Z. Weems, who announced she will retire as director of the Coastal Health District at the end of the month.
The American Red Cross has issued an emergency appeal for blood donations, saying the nation's supply is critically low because of the July Fourth holiday and summer vacations. But there's another reason health officials are concerned: the possibility of the Zika virus being transmitted through blood donations.
July 20, 2016|
Funerals are among the biggest expenses most families will ever incur, according to two consumer groups that are petitioning the Federal Trade Commission to require funeral homes to disclose their prices online.
July 20, 2016|
Lois M. Collins
THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY — For every bookworm in the world, there was one author who got to them first, turning on that lightbulb inside them that would leave an appetite for consuming books and stories that would become a lifelong craving.