With an estimated 50,000 deer-car collisions annually in Georgia, leaders of the state's wildlife, highway safety and insurance agencies are advising motorists to be cautious of increased deer sightings this fall.
A promising pairing of prospects for the Effingham Industrial Development Authority means the board won't be showing one of its sites to other potential suitors for three months.
Two Florida men are in jail after using counterfeit credit cards to purchase items at the Rincon Walmart.
With its funds drying up, the Effingham Museum and Living History Site in Springfield faced the very real possibility of closing before the end of this year.
ATLANTA - Americans have six weeks remaining to select new Medicare plans or choose to stay with current coverage.
Gov. Nathan Deal and Secretary of State Brian Kemp announced Thursday that the state will restore $125,000 to Kemp's budget to keep the Georgia State Archives open to Georgians for the remainder of the budget year.
An Effingham County man whose initial trial ended in a mistrial has pled guilty in Superior Court and faces a 15-year sentence.
The Georgia Environmental Protection Division pulled a textiles plant's wastewater discharge permit Tuesday and issued a new consent order after legal pressure from supporters of the Ogeechee River.
The Springfield Revitalization Corporation is getting an early start on Halloween.
People who have been mystified at the countywide recycling rewards program may be getting some help in figuring the system out.
The Mars Theatre's restoration efforts officially received a boost last Wednesday.
Springfield City Council members have approved the first reading of a hotly-debated zoning ordinance that establishes a residential/office district on Oak Street.
The challenger for the Effingham County Commission's District 1 seat is promoting the need for a change on the board, while the incumbent it touting his experience on the board in his bid for re-election.
Barton Alderman was sworn in Tuesday night as the mayor of Springfield, returning to a post he held for five years.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is making the public aware of a computer virus scam that has affected hundreds of people in the area.
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.