Stormy weather was responsible for a sewage spill in Guyton on Wednesday night.
Effingham County commissioners have approved a financing plan for the proposed expansion of the jail and sheriff's administrative offices.
As the only candidate to sign up for the job, Barton Alderman will return to the Springfield mayor's seat.
Eugene "Ice Man" Raines of the Harlem Globetrotter Legends put on a fun show with a serious message Saturday at Effingham County High School.
Springfield City Council members have given the go-ahead for a contract, as part of a state Department of Natural Resources grant for a multi-use trail.
When the Effingham Chamber of Commerce gathers for another community retreat, they hope to recount the progress made on a number of goals.
Guyton and Effingham County are mourning the passing of a longtime educator and community advocate, after Guyton City Council Alderman Dr. Brenda Lovett died Thursday from complications of diabetes.
A man called "one of the most-wanted fugitives in Georgia" is now behind bars in Effingham County after being arrested in the Atlanta area Thursday.
As Labor Day weekend approaches, drunk drivers will have nowhere to run from police in Georgia because traffic enforcement officers from every neighboring state will be waiting at state lines to take them into custody. It's time for Georgia's annual Hands Across the Border intra-state impaired driving and highway safety crackdown.
Fugitive Ronnie Williams was captured Thursday evening by United States Marshals in Cobb County.
Air Force Airman Jacob E. Blackburn graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.
Former state representative Lee Anderson won the Republican nomination to challenge incumbent John Barrow for the U.S. House 12th District seat in the November general election.
Effingham County commissioners tabled a request to institute a countywide prescription drug discount card, after county officials had trepidations.
It does not appear that Effingham County will purchase the land where Ebenezer Crossing sits anytime soon.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is warning the public about individuals who may solicit business in their neighborhoods.
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.