A local restaurant owner has requested the Springfield City Council extend hours of alcohol sales by one hour Monday through Friday.
The Effingham Herald took seven first-place awards - and a top distinction among all newspapers in the state - Friday night among its 11 honors at the annual Georgia Press Association Better Newspaper Contest on Jekyll Island.
The Mighty 8th Air Force Museum has dedicated June as community appreciation month for Coastal Empire and Low Country residents.
Effingham County commissioners are on track to approve a budget that County Administrator David Crawley said was "better than balanced."
In a vote Tuesday night, Patricia Ann Yarbrough has been selected as the 1st District representative to the Effingham Hospital Board of Trustees.
Effingham County officials want to hold off an impending state deadline on coming to terms on a service delivery strategy.
With the current fiscal year ending - and the next fiscal year scheduled to start July 1 - Effingham County commissioners are looking at further paring back the expected budget.
Georgia State Patrol troopers are investigating a crash that claimed the life of a Savannah woman Sunday night .
The Coastal Georgia Regional Development Center will hold a second round of public workshops for the expansion of the Coastal Georgia Comprehensive Plan.
Rincon's 7th Street/Atlantic Avenue Park will be going by a new name soon.
Jamie Labonte is both delighted and overwhelmed at the kindness extended to her family.
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources has announced a restructuring of state parks and historic sites as a result of a nearly 39 percent reduction in state appropriations and 24 percent projected loss of revenue. Reorganization will include:
Springfield's annual Fourth of July fireworks show will go on as planned.
The annual Memorial Day program at the Veterans Park will pay special tribute to the veterans of World War II and to the members of the Alpha Battery, now deployed in Afghanistan. The program will feature special patriotic music presented by the choir of the Springfield United Methodist Church.
For many, New Year's Eve involves consuming alcohol at parties. So it comes as no surprise that there's a spike in drunk driving crashes at the end of the year.