People who live in the Barrister Crossing subdivision describe the neighborhood as "very close" and "a big family."
Springfield City Council members hope to have their annual audit in hand soon after choosing a Statesboro firm to perform the work.
The Effingham County Emergency Management Agency had a "busy night" Wednesday as another storm system rolled through the county, director Ed Myrick said.
Effingham County commissioners are changing the way they put together their agendas, and more changes could be coming.
After four drafts and a split vote, Effingham County commissioners approved the first reading of a timber operations ordinance.
A Macon man will not face charges in a wreck on Interstate 16 Thursday that claimed the life of his sister.
Paul Wynn turned the corner inside Springfield City Hall, expecting to see the aftermath of an alleged crime.
After being deluged by rain for days in a row, Effingham and surrounding counties should see a return to typical July weather this week.
A teenage girl died and three other people were injured in a crash on Interstate 16 Thursday afternoon.
The city of Springfield paved the way for starting the next phase of its streetscape project. City council members approved a bid Tuesday night for the locally-funded portion of phase 2 of the streetscape. The streetscape will run on the east side of Laurel Street - across from city hall - from First Street to the light at Madison Street. Council members also expressed their relief the streetscape project continues to move forward. "We started ...
SAVANNAH - An Effingham County man died Wednesday morning after he lost control of his motorcycle and crashed at the intersection of Interstates 516 and 16.
Improvements to Effingham County's main recreational facility could be under way in the near future, after county commissioners approved a proposed recreation project list Tuesday.
Effingham County commissioners have approved the first reading of a budget that will keep millage rates level and boost county employees' pay by 3 percent as a cost-of-living adjustment.
A timber harvesting ordinance could be closer to being logged into Effingham County books. Commissioners have been pondering a timber harvesting ordinance that would require loggers to give the county notice when and where they intend to cut timber, in an effort to prevent damage to county roads. The ordinance also could allow the county to collect timber tax it might not be recouping. "We've had a lot of problems, especially on the northern end," ...
As Effingham County commissioners await the results of a special audit, they have the long-awaited general audit in their hands.
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.