Springfield Mayor Barton Alderman, along with two incumbent city council members, will be returned to office.
Springfield has hired Tommy Deadwyler of the Fox Theatre Institute to be the director of the Mars Theatre.
Incumbent council members Scott Morgan and Levi Scott Jr. have qualified to run for re-election to Rincon City Council.
Barton Alderman and Ken Lee said they will seek re-election as mayor of their respective cities.
Margaret Edwards maintains a positive outlook toward life's challenges. "You have to dance in the rain," she says with a smile. And Edwards has weathered her share of storms. She lost one of her eyes to cancer as a young child, and she and her husband Kyle's first son died from cancer at just 3 years old. Even in the darkest times, though, Edwards' colleagues at Effingham Health System say she remains committed to helping ...
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is warning about a synthetic drug being sold under the names Crazy Clown and Herbal Madness Incense.
Now through midnight on Labor Day, Georgia state troopers are joining law enforcement officials from across the state for Operation Zero Tolerance, an enforcement campaign that targets impaired drivers.
KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan - For many soldiers, a deployment to Afghanistan means early-morning foot patrols, long days wearing heavy gear and the possibility of engaging the enemy.
AAA Travel projects 34.1 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Labor Day holiday, a 4.2 percent increase from the 32.7 million people who traveled last year.
As Effingham County commissioners start looking at what projects they want to accomplish as part of their short-term work program, they were lobbied Tuesday night to move ahead on renovations at the old Central High School.
Effingham County commissioners still have a series of questions after an auditor presented his report on Keep Effingham Beautiful.
SAVANNAH - People in Effingham County can help local cancer patients get the treatment they need, simply by offering them a ride.
ATLANTA - Former state legislator Jay Shaw of Lakeland has been elected chairman of the State Transportation Board. Don Grantham of Augusta was elected vice chairman, and Emily Dunn of Blue Ridge was elected to the newly formed position of secretary.
Rincon, the Effingham Industrial Development Authority and others may partner to start finding ways to get access to the IDA's sprawling Research Forest Tract.
The state's No. 1 high school basketball prospect appears to be off the board. Before leaving for a visit to the University of Missouri, Effingham County High School senior Jakeenan Gant said he had no favorite. Before he touched down again in Savannah, he had committed to play for the Tigers. "He said it went well and he liked it," said ECHS head basketball coach Donnie Arrington, who spoke with Gant on Monday morning and ...
ATLANTA - Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens is joining forces with the National Fire Protection Association to remind Georgians that Fire Prevention Week runs through Oct 12.