An Effingham County road whose residents have complained of speeders and some of whom asked for the road to be closed will remain open, county commissioners decided.
Following are the contributors to the Effingham County Empty Stocking Fund. The Empty Stocking Fund is a cooperative effort between the Exchange Club and the Effingham Department of Family and Children Services and the citizens of the county. Families may apply for these funds through DFCS. No contributions are used in the administration of the fund. Purchases of toys, clothing and food are the general areas where the funds may be utilized. None of the ...
A court hearing regarding an appeal to a consent order against a Screven County textiles plant is slated for Jan. 23, said Ogeechee Riverkeeper Diana Wedincamp.
A woman died Friday afternoon following a single-vehicle accident on Highway 119 north, according to the Effingham County Sheriff's Office.
Planning for a new Effingham County Jail will go forward, and the new jail will be built near the site of the current one, county commissioners decided Tuesday.
Rincon will not include a referendum on Sunday alcohol sales on its March 6 presidential preference primary ballot.
Two returning council members and one new member were sworn in Tuesday night at the Rincon City Council inauguration ceremony.
A body pulled from an Effingham County pond Wednesday has been identified as that of a man reported missing nearly a year ago.
The first interviews with Linda Heidt and Robin Heidt Cave will be aired as part of CBS' "48 Hours Mystery" on Saturday night.
The body of an adult male discovered in a pond yesterday morning has been identified as James Tebeau who was reported missing last year.
Effingham County commissioners will hold a public hearing tonight at 6 p.m. to discuss possible abandonment of Herbert Kessler Road.
Employees of Rincon's Dairy Queen are coming to grips with the sudden loss of a beloved supervisor who was a "father figure" to many of the store's young employees.
Former South Effingham High School baseball star Josh Reddick is swapping the B on his cap for an A.
The Effingham Hospital modernization project is moving right along, as some of the women in the community learned Thursday afternoon.
Former Springfield Mayor Jeff Northway will have his day before the Supreme Court of Georgia. Northway, who was removed from office in July, filed an appeal with the state Supreme Court and the case has been docketed for March 2012. Northway and his attorney, Charles Herman of Savannah, have been granted a request to file a brief of more than 30 pages before the justices and also are asking for oral arguments. The city's attorneys ...
Springfield City Council members are taking the next step in a potential recreational trail along Jack's Branch.
A jury of eight women and four men was chosen Tuesday for the trial of an Effingham County woman accused of covering up a grisly murder committed by her husband.