A corrective action plan stemming from Effingham County's audit will be put into place, but commissioners also were advised that their policies may need more review.
A dispossessory notice filed against Effingham County could be negated, after the property owner asked the magistrate court to do so.
A Rincon City Council member is asking for the city to take more than a mulligan on its golf course.
Fire fees across the unincorporated portions of Effingham County are going up, while sanitation fees will remain level.
Effingham County commissioners adopted a budget for the fiscal year already under way that includes cost-of-living increases for employees, a bigger use of fund balance and less than whole-hearted support from the board.
Three cadets from the Civil Air Patrol Effingham Cadet Squadron located a "downed aircraft" at a recent search and rescue exercise hosted by the Brunswick Senior Squadron.
People who live in the Barrister Crossing subdivision describe the neighborhood as "very close" and "a big family."
Springfield City Council members hope to have their annual audit in hand soon after choosing a Statesboro firm to perform the work.
The Effingham County Emergency Management Agency had a "busy night" Wednesday as another storm system rolled through the county, director Ed Myrick said.
Effingham County commissioners are changing the way they put together their agendas, and more changes could be coming.
After four drafts and a split vote, Effingham County commissioners approved the first reading of a timber operations ordinance.
A Macon man will not face charges in a wreck on Interstate 16 Thursday that claimed the life of his sister.
Paul Wynn turned the corner inside Springfield City Hall, expecting to see the aftermath of an alleged crime.
After being deluged by rain for days in a row, Effingham and surrounding counties should see a return to typical July weather this week.
A teenage girl died and three other people were injured in a crash on Interstate 16 Thursday afternoon.
Speaking at a recent community meeting in Effingham County about the Affordable Care Act's health insurance marketplace, Robert Campbell began with a caveat.
Effingham County commissioners could make inroads next week on what offices will go where.
Chairman Wendall Kessler had to cast the tie-breaking vote as Effingham County commissioners voted 3-2 to refund water and sewer impact fees to four property owners.
Effingham County will prepare an agreement for the city of Rincon to go over, after Rincon officials stated their case Tuesday for a fire station on Blue Jay Road.
Rincon's fiscal year 2014 budget will be slightly smaller than the current budget, after a proposed spending plan was presented for a public hearing at the city council's last meeting.
As of Wednesday, free nicotine replacement therapy supplies are still available for people living in Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long and McIntosh counties.
The Georgia Department of Veterans Service, together with representatives from several other federal, state, and local government agencies, will conduct a free "one-stop shop" for veterans benefits at the Georgia National Guard Armory in Savannah on Dec. 5 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Effingham County commissioners need to clarify discrepancies in who they want to run the day-to-day operations of county government and how that person should go about doing the job, an Association of County Commissioners of Georgia representative said.
A representative from Congressman Jack Kingston's office will be in Effingham County to meet with anyone who needs assistance with a federal agency during a congressional day office.
The Historic Effingham Society's Living History Site is hoping to add to its collection and exhibits, and it's becoming an increasingly popular destination, Springfield City Council members learned.
Nearly one in four, 23 percent, of consumers think people are more likely to use a designated driver on Thanksgiving, shows AAA Consumer Pulse survey. Yet five in 10, 48 percent, reported they have never been a designated driver.
ATLANTA-The Georgia State Patrol is making final preparations for the Thanksgiving holiday travel period.
A Screven County man died in a three-vehicle collision late Monday afternoon at Fort Howard and Old Augusta roads, Effingham's second deadly crash in less than a week.
Sometime in early March, the doors of Springfield's Mars Theatre are expected to swing open, welcoming patrons and guests for the first time since the building closed more than 50 years ago.
Some of the images Joe Heath comes across online are so disturbing, he doesn't understand why anyone would want to see them.