Effingham County commissioners have decided to work with Effingham Hospital on the future use of land at the intersections of Highways 119 and 21.
The United Way of Effingham County is getting closer and closer to its goal - and there's still plenty of time left on the clock.
Rincon City Council members voted 6-0 Tuesday night to deny the appeal of fired Rincon Police Detective Scott Collins.
The four candidates for the position as Effingham County magistrate judge tried to extol their own virtues during a Thursday night forum.
Effingham County is out of the running for Project Arx, but Industrial Development Authority officials are working to keep their name out there for similar big projects.
Candidates for the probate court judge seat didn't say much about a possible state probe into the office during the final forum Thursday night.
The candidates for the Effingham County Board of Education's District 2 both say the school system is good and want to make it better.
Customer service continued to be a topic between the candidates for tax commissioner at the second of two forums last week.
Rincon residents may see smoke coming from their storm sewer lines sometime the first week of November.
The race for magistrate judge has been a pleasurable experience and devoid of animosity, the four men running for the office said.
The race for the probate court judge seat grew heated during a candidates' forum Tuesday night.
There were not enough chairs in Guyton's council chambers to seat all those who attended Tuesday's council meeting.
The candidates for Effingham County tax commissioner tried to draw distinct differences between themselves in the first of two forums held this week.
The Food OutReach Co-op of Effingham (FORCE) is working to increase donations to local food pantries in Effingham for those in need.
A former Rincon police officer asked Rincon City Council to help pay his medical bills for an injury suffered in the line of duty and to clear his name.
The field for the May 20 primary is growing for a number of Effingham County races.
Effingham County commissioners approved allowing Rincon to annex 66 acres, following a split vote and questions for Rincon city officials.
ATLANTA - Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens reminds Georgians that they must change their clocks to daylight saving time earlier this year - and they should also change the batteries in their smoke alarms at the same time.
Effingham County officials may be taking steps to address another crash-plagued intersection.
How Effingham County will spend more than $230,000 on recreation is not just a matter on which projects the money will be directed but also how soon.
At least one Effingham County commissioner race will be contested in the May 20 general primary.
Traffic at the Highway 21/Interstate 95 intersection could be getting a unique solution, Effingham County leaders learned recently.
A group of local high school students got an up-close look Tuesday at how to investigate a crime scene.
Landry Oliver was "a joy to be around," according to Wallace Blackstock, the boy's principal at Marlow Elementary School.
GAINESVILLE - The seven Republican candidates vying this year for the state's U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Saxby Chambliss have more than a few things in common.
The Georgia Department of Public Health has confirmed the flu-related death of an adult male in Glynn County.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Revenue wants to remind citizens that if you purchased a motor vehicle on or after Jan. 1, 2012, and prior to March 1, 2013, you have the opportunity to opt in to the new title ad valorem tax. However, this expires at the close of business on Feb. 28, 2014.
ATLANTA - Department of Driver Services Commissioner Rob Mikell urges customers to be careful of third-party Web sites when trying to access the Georgia Driver's Manual or obtain other driver licensing services and information. Third-party Internet sites such as www.DMV.org and www.Drivers-Licenses.org are not connected with or sanctioned by the DDS.