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Taking wing

In 2008 a dream became reality for the Mighty 8th Air Force Museum in Pooler as word came from the National Air and Space Museum that it was donating a vintage B-17 bomber to the Mighty 8th. As work began to disassemble and transport the aircraft to Georgia, it was decided to name her the "City of Savannah," after the 5,000th B-17 to process through Savannah during World War II.

April 01, 2010 | By Rick Lott | Local


More outages scheduled

Georgia Power's next round of outages and upgrades will be conducted April 5-7.

April 01, 2010 | Staff Report | Local


The search goes on

It was chilly and overcast at 7:30 Saturday morning but that didn't stop a large group of people from taking part in what was probably the largest search yet for young Bryce Tarter, who has been missing since Jan. 31.

March 29, 2010 | By Rick Lott | Local


Springfield to seek grant to extend sewer service

The city of Springfield will be applying for a $500,000 grant in an effort to get a section of the city off septic tanks and onto the city's sewer system.

March 29, 2010 | By Patrick Donahue | Local


Seaver: Tea Party fervor only starting

The simmering dissatisfaction with government that boiled over into the Tea Party movements won't go away anytime soon, said a candidate for Georgia's 12th Congressional District seat.

March 29, 2010 | By Patrick Donahue | Local


Georgia Power sets outages, upgrades for next week

Georgia Power has announced its planned outages for its upgrades next week.

March 25, 2010 | Staff Report | Local


Mason to run for 3rd District seat

Local construction consultant and project manager Steve Mason has decided to make the run for District 3 county commission seat.

March 25, 2010 | By Rick Lott | Local


IDA to consider work on its industrial park site

With one of its few available sites drawing interest, the Effingham Industrial Development Authority is looking at how best to get that tract for any potential clients.

March 22, 2010 | By Patrick Donahue | Local


Churches band together

A group of area churches has come together to help make one local woman's life just a little easier.

March 22, 2010 | By Rick Lott | Local


Y gears up for Spring Fling

With great weather forecast for Saturday's first day of spring, the Effingham YMCA is planning its first Spring Fling day at the Y.

March 18, 2010 | By Rick Lott | Local


Next round of outages scheduled

The next round of Georgia Power outages and upgrades is scheduled for March 22 and 24.

March 18, 2010 | Staff Report | Local


Commissioners, hospital lock horns

Sharp exchanges highlighted a lengthy and pointed discussion between Effingham County commissioners and Hospital Authority representatives Tuesday afternoon.

March 18, 2010 | By Patrick Donahue | Local


Tearin’ the roof off the place

After almost four years of talking about it, construction on the historic Mars Theatre in downtown Springfield became a reality on Monday morning as the old roof began to come off.

March 15, 2010 | By Rick Lott | Local


Tour group rattles residents

While the desire to see tourism in Effingham County grow may be on many people's minds these days, one tour group appears to have gotten off on the wrong foot - and angered some local citizens in the process.

March 11, 2010 | By Rick Lott | Local


The count is on

The push is on for Effingham County citizens to be counted.

March 11, 2010 | By Patrick Donahue | Local


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DDI construction requires lane closures on SR 21

Contractors for Georgia Department of Transportation will be paving for the diverging diamond interchange (DDI) on SR 21 at I-95 interchange in Port Wentworth.

November 30, 2016 | Staff report | Local


David Exley named Coroner of the Year

On Nov. 19, the Georgia Coroners Association held their Annual Meeting at the Macon Marriott City Center in Macon and during that meeting, the Honorable ...

November 30, 2016 | Special to the Herald | Local


Vince Dooley visits Effingham

Former University of Georgia football coach and member of the College Football Hall of Fame, Vince Dooley, was put to work Tuesday afternoon signing autographs ...

November 30, 2016 | By Zack Lee | Local


Vince Dooley visiting Rincon Kroger for book signing

Legendary University of Georgia football coach, Vince Dooley, will be signing copies of his books and other collegiate memorabilia on Tuesday from 4-6 p.m ...

November 28, 2016 | Staff report | Local


Effingham County Teacher of the Year: Bilinda Sikes

Some people grow up not knowing what they want to do with their life or what they want to be when they grow up – others ...

November 22, 2016 | By Zack Lee | Local


City of Rincon receives $500,000 grant

SAVANNAH - The City of Rincon has received a 2016 Employment Incentive Program (EIP) grant in the amount of $500,000 from the Georgia Department of ...

November 21, 2016 | | Local


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