The tea parties of the 21st century sprung up across the U.S. on Wednesday. But Rincon's own event may have been one of the first in line - and the sentiment expressed at the Vernon C. Hinely Center was no different than the tone at other TEA parties.
The Springfield City Council is considering if the annual fireworks will be held this year.
Rincon City Council members want to get more information before making a decision on a summer food program for needy kids.
The Youth Advisory Council will host an autism awareness night at Effingham County High School.
Effingham County's 911 center is expected to be ready to handle calls in early to mid June, county project manager Adam Kobek said.
A downburst brought down trees and power lines and damaged porches in Clyo early Saturday morning, according to the National Weather Service office in Charleston, S.C.
For now, at least, last week's heavy rains have quieted what had been a busy start to the fire season.
The makeup isn't the only thing that's changing about the Coastal Georgia Regional Development Commission.
Rincon could have a new city manager on the job as soon as Monday.
Work on the Effingham County Chamber of Commerce's Gateways project is expected to begin in earnest this fall, after the state gave approval a long-awaited grant.
Rincon City Council could hire a new city manager within the next two weeks after narrowing its choices down to two candidates.
It's more than just location, location, location that the owners of Grande View believe will make their property attractive - but it doesn't hurt, either.
Effingham County commissioners have sent a letter to Guyton Mayor Michael Garvin, expressing their desire to work with the city on wastewater treatment issues.
Effingham County firefighters put out a fire that damaged a home in Eden on Wednesday.
Rincon City Council has named two finalists, Robert Anderson and Michael Phillips, for its vacant city manager position.
The various arms of the Effingham County Sheriff's Office are now under one roof - and just as happy as Sheriff Jimmy McDuffie appears to be for that, he's also happy to have them under a roof and in a building that won't be as much of a problem.
Effingham County's transportation ills could be getting a little bit of remedy, starting this spring.
Springfield City Council members addressed a long-standing goal at their Jan. 13 meeting.
The Rincon Police Department is getting closer to acquiring another K-9.
Effingham County commissioners aren't ready to sign off on a resolution forged by a statewide legislative committee exploring ways to finance transportation improvements.
There are still a few items left to address, but the Effingham County Sheriff's Office is settled into its new home.
With the land in hand to build a large, central recreation facility, the Effingham County commissioners also have signed off on a 15-year master plan for the county's recreation needs.
A former Springfield mayor pled guilty last Wednesday to charges of perjury and false swearing.
STATESBORO - After recent violations regarding on-site discharge, a Screven County textiles plant is making changes to rectify the matter.