Join Historic Effingham Society on Nov. 22 for its first Effingham Fall Festival.
The Rincon Christmas Parade is gearing up for its annual run, and the parade committee is taking entries.
Guyton's new public safety department saw an influx in crime this past weekend.
A Tuesday afternoon fire destroyed more than half of a mobile and has displaced its family.
As the nation and Effingham County paid tribute to the millions of veterans who served the country across the globe Tuesday, Brig. Gen. Lawrence Dudney reminded those at Veterans Park in Springfield to keep a group in uniform in mind.
The LifeStar air ambulance still isn't cleared for landing at a new home in Effingham County.
A Rincon woman died from injuries sustained in a single-car accident Thursday on Highway 80 in Bryan County, according to authorities.
Democratic incumbent John Barrow secured his third term in Congress, easily defeating Republican challenger John Stone in the race for Georgia's U.S. House District 12.
Troy Alford is ready to get back to work with the Effingham County Board of Education.
Well-wishers from across the state had been calling Linda McDaniel throughout Tuesday night to get an update on her race.
The campaigning isn't over for four Effingham County candidates.
The recent chaos in the city of Rincon's police department has spread to the administration. City council voted unanimously during Monday's special called meeting to place City Manager Donald Toms on administrative leave.
Linda McDaniel easily defeated incumbent tax commissioner Lisa Wright, taking more than 60 percent of ballots cast.
Click on our breaking news header for updates on the elections as they become available as the polls close.
The recent chaos in the city of Rincon's police department has spread to the administration. City Council voted unanimously during Monday's special called meeting to place City Manager Donald Toms on administrative leave.
As with most investigations, more information has come to light, said Mayor Ken Lee.
Authorities are waiting for the autopsy results on an Effingham County man who died as a result of a boating accident last week on Lake Sinclair.
Effingham County commissioners are expected to approve a contract for architectural and engineering services in conjunction with improvements at the Effingham County Recreation and Parks' Highway 119 complex.
In recent weeks, Congress has passed legislation to provide hundreds of millions of dollars for American landowners who agree to certain conservation measures for their land. Each county in Georgia has land which may be eligible for these programs.
The Rincon Police Department has a new set of wheels - one that can access areas standard police cars can't.
As Effingham County commissioners ponder how to improve fire protection and coverage in parts of the county where it is lacking, they also have to figure out how to pay for it.
Sheriff Jimmy McDuffie and the Effingham County Sheriff's Office are promoting the "Look Again" initiative to prevent children from being locked in cars during the hot summer months.