Fire fees across the unincorporated portions of Effingham County are going up, while sanitation fees will remain level.
Effingham County commissioners adopted a budget for the fiscal year already under way that includes cost-of-living increases for employees, a bigger use of fund balance and less than whole-hearted support from the board.
Three cadets from the Civil Air Patrol Effingham Cadet Squadron located a "downed aircraft" at a recent search and rescue exercise hosted by the Brunswick Senior Squadron.
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.
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.