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Firefighters hold a special place in Walter Keith's heart.

December 13, 2007 | Patrick Donahue Editor | Local


Care Center celebrates Thanksgiving

December 13, 2007 | Staff Report | Local


Water projects a hot topic for county

Effingham County commissioners are expected to take a look at a reuse water agreement with Staffordshire Estates at their first meeting next month.

November 29, 2007 | Patrick Donahue Editor | Local


CGRDC honors Martin

The Coastal Georgia Regional Development Center's (CGRDC) Board of Directors celebrated the career and accomplishments of Vernon D. Martin, AICP, Executive Director of the CGRDC on Oct. 11.

November 29, 2007 | Staff Report | Local


Hill speaks to Hospital Authority

State Sen. Jack Hill (R-Reidsville), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, spoke on the current state of Georgia health care at the Tuesday meeting of the Effingham Hospital Authority. Norma Jean Morgan, chief executive officer of Effingham Hospital, presented Hill with a PAC contribution check on behalf of the Georgia Healthcare Association. After the presentation a representative from Draffin and Tucker CPAs presented the hospital's annual financial report.

November 29, 2007 | Staff Report | Local


IDA closes in on landing Project Supreme

For seven months, the Effingham County Industrial Development Authority has wooed perhaps its biggest prospect ever. It appears its efforts are about to pay off in a big way.

November 28, 2007 | Patrick Donahue Editor | Local


McKinney sets sights on Congress

Ray McKinney has a new job in mind.

November 28, 2007 | Patrick Donahue Editor | Local


Rincon PD delivers treats on Halloween

November 25, 2007 | Patrick Donahue | Local


IDA, Project Supreme close to deal

The Effingham County Industrial Development Authority approved a memorandum of understanding with Project Supreme at a special called meeting Thursday afternoon.

November 25, 2007 | Patrick Donahue Editor | Local


Springfield OKs change to sewer pact with Guyton

The Springfield City Council unanimously approved an amendment to the city's sewer agreement with Guyton last Tuesday.

November 25, 2007 | Sandi Van Orden | Local


State offers online license renewal

The Georgia Department of Driver Services continues to give qualified customers an early birthday present - the opportunity to renew their driver's licenses without visiting a customer service center in person.

November 25, 2007 | Staff Report | Local


New commander for Georgia Guard

The 13,000-member Georgia National Guard welcomed a new leader Sunday during a traditional military ceremony at Atlanta's Fort McPherson. Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue officiated over the ceremonial transfer of command as Maj. Gen. William T. (Terry) Nesbitt became the state's 41st adjutant general.

November 25, 2007 | Staff Report | Local


County eyes start of Old Augusta Road project

Effingham County officials are hoping to start work on the Old Augusta Road project by the end of the year.

November 24, 2007 | Patrick Donahue Editor | Local


Bartos speaks at preservation meetings

Rincon attorney Ramona Murphy Bartos of the Bartos Law Firm, LLC, has recently returned from a speaking engagement with the Center for Community Design and Preservation at the University of Georgia, and the Georgia Alliance of Preservation Commissions for their fall 2007 Historic Preservation Commission Training held in Elberton from Oct. 26-27.

November 24, 2007 | Staff Report | Local


Edenfield completes Air Force training

Air Force Airman Rey A. Edenfield has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

November 24, 2007 | Staff Report | Local


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Scott Pinholster arrested in connection with death of Courtney Wells

Earlier this afternoon, investigators with the Effingham County Sheriff's Office made an arrest in the death investigation of Courtney Wells.

January 18, 2017 | Staff report | Local


Guyton woman found dead Sunday morning identified as Courtney Wells

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is investigating what is being called a suspicious death after a woman was found deceased lying along a dirt ...

January 18, 2017 | By Zack Lee | Local


Guyton updates one contract, adds another to help with wastewater treatment plant

In a special called meeting by the Guyton City Council Thursday afternoon, Mayor Jeff Lariscy and the other members of the council updated a contract ...

January 18, 2017 | By Zack Lee | Local


Effingham County Sheriff's Office Investigating Suspicious Death

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is investigating a suspicious death.

January 15, 2017 | Staff report | Local


Effingham County Animal Shelter Receives State Grant for Dog and Cat Sterilization Program

Effingham County Animal Shelter received the good news on Thursday that they will receive a $3,000 grant from the Georgia Department of Agriculture to ...

January 13, 2017 | Staff report | Local


SCMPD searching for missing woman

SAVANNAH: Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police ask the public's help in locating a missing Savannah woman, last seen on Monday, Jan. 9 at her residence on ...

January 13, 2017 | Staff report | Local


Rep. Bill Hitchens Named Chairman of House Defense and Veterans Affairs Committee

ATLANTA – The Georgia House of Representatives' Committee on Assignments named State Representative Bill Hitchens (R-Rincon) as the Chairman of the House Defense & Veterans Affairs Committee.

January 12, 2017 | Staff report | Local


Wilbour Green chosen as 2017 MLK Jr. Parade Grand Marshal

Effingham County resident, Wilbour "Butch" Green, has been chosen as the 2017 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Parade Grand Marshal and will lead the parade ...

January 11, 2017 | Staff report | Local


Rincon City Council approves addition of two vehicles for police department

The Rincon City Council met Monday night in the first meeting of 2017 and voted on a number of issues, including the addition of two ...

January 11, 2017 | By Zack Lee | Local


Lane closures this week on SR 21

Contractors for the Georgia Department of Transportation will install lane closures on SR 21 in both directions between Hendley Road and Highway 30 in Port ...

January 09, 2017 | Staff report | Local


Winston Hencely battling headaches

After battling a case of pneumonia a few weeks ago and dealing with the removal of a chest tube so that he could begin eating ...

January 04, 2017 | By Zack Lee | Local


Guyton woman arrested for marijuana possession, DWI

A Guyton woman was arrested by an Effingham County Sheriff's deputy Dec. 22 after an altercation at a Dollar General store in Guyton led ...

January 03, 2017 | By Zack Lee | Local


Smith's expertise in budgeting critical as Rincon City Manager

Wes Smith is a busy man.

January 03, 2017 | By Zack Lee | Local


Winston Hencely continuing to improve from injuries

Following a stint in the ICU last week due to pneumonia, Winston Hencely is continuing his recovery from injuries sustained in a bombing at Bagram ...

December 28, 2016 | By Zack Lee | Local


Sunday package sales in Rincon to begin Jan. 1

After voters determined that Sunday package sales of alcohol would be allowed on Election Day last month, the implementation of that ordinance will commence Jan ...

December 28, 2016 | Staff report | Local


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