Building a wastewater treatment plant would be cheaper than the alternatives, a Guyton City Council member said Tuesday morning.
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.
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.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is warning Georgia Power customers about scammers posing as company employees in an attempt to bilk money from people.
For years, Homer Wallace pushed for voting rights and to have Effingham County's own observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday. Monday morning, the former longtime county commissioner and community activist was recognized and hailed for his work.
Effingham County now has in its hands a $30,000 check, the result of its settlement with King America Finishing.
An off-duty Effingham County firefighter who was one of the first to respond to a tanker-pickup truck collision and fire that claimed the lives of three brothers, and two Springfield firefighters were honored for their efforts in that incident.
With a revised county administrator job description in place, Effingham County commissioners may begin searching for a new day-to-day leader.
A new travel policy for Effingham County employees is set to go into effect, after commissioners unanimously approved its adoption last week.
The quick actions of two Effingham County Sheriff's Office deputies are being credited with saving a man's life Thursday afternoon.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office reports that Honey Ridge Road is closed at Highway 119 because downed trees and power line.
Ken Lee took his oath as the mayor of Rincon for the third time Monday night. Starting next month, he'll have more time to devote to his elected duty.
The long-awaited premiere for the Mars Theatre has been set.
For a third time, a jury has been selected for Kimberly Moretz's trial.
Five people were injured, including one seriously, in a three-car crash Thursday afternoon on Highway 17 at Roebling Road.