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ECHS to keep Rebels nickname

ECHS to keep Rebels nickname

The Effingham County High School nickname will remain the Rebels, Superintendent Randy Shearouse announced Tuesday. » Read More

Babin chosen as talent performer at National FFA Convention and Expo

INDIANAPOLIS-Tara Babin, a member of the Effingham County High School FFA chapter, will be on stage and in the spotlight Oct. 28-31 during the ... » Read More
4-H recognizes Usher

4-H recognizes Usher

Arch Smith, Georgia 4-H State Leader, presented Sophie Usher with her recognition as a Double Master 4-H member. Usher, a recent graduate of Effingham County ... » Read More

YMCA taking nominations for Christian Leadership Academy

The Christian Leadership Academy, a seven-month program beginning in September, is designed to take 12 rising high school sophomores and juniors from Effingham County public ... » Read More
Buddy system

Buddy system

The Backpack Buddies program at Marlow Elementary School got a big lift from the members of the 117th Air Control Squadron. » Read More
Emotions run high on request to change ECHS nickname

Emotions run high on request to change ECHS nickname

Emotions and passions are running high following a request to the Effingham County Board of Education to end the use of the Rebels name and ... » Read More
Girl Scouts share happy times at Happy House

Girl Scouts share happy times at Happy House

Happy times were had at the Happy House on Tybee Island as Cadette Troops 1147, 1184 and 1121 from Fort Worth, Texas, visited with Cadette ... » Read More
Effingham sends six 4-H’ers to annual State Congress

Effingham sends six 4-H’ers to annual State Congress

Effingham County Extension office is beaming with pride to have sent six representatives to Georgia's 73rd Annual 4-H State Congress, held in Atlanta from ... » Read More

A smooth and busy start to the school year

It's been a smooth start, for the most part, to the 2015-16 school year, Effingham County Superintendent Randy Shearouse. » Read More
Schools honored for their support of Guard, Reserves

Schools honored for their support of Guard, Reserves

ant principal at Sand Hill Elementary School. But he has another job and he represented his other duty assignment in uniform at last week's ... » Read More

BoE exploring options with SPLOST

The Effingham County Board of Education is putting together its parameters for a planned renewal vote of the special purpose local option sales tax. » Read More
Incumbent board members to run again

Incumbent board members to run again

The Effingham County Board of Education incumbents all have declared their intention to run again for their seats. » Read More
Paramo earns silver medal at FCCLA event

Paramo earns silver medal at FCCLA event

Martha Paramo from Effingham College and Career Academy competed in food innovations and brought home a silver medal from the Family, Career and Community Leaders ... » Read More
Big crowd for blowout

Big crowd for blowout

With the start of the 2015-16 school year imminent, the annual Effingham Connect back-to-school blowout drew thousands of parents and children to the Effingham County ... » Read More
Little Rebels raise a cheer

Little Rebels raise a cheer

The Effingham County High School Little Rebel cheer camp filled the ECHS gym with 70 kids taking part. The young cheerleaders, under the guidance throughout ... » Read More
King earns Georgia Power scholarship

King earns Georgia Power scholarship

Georgia Power announced that Jaret King has received a $2,500 Georgia Power scholarship through the company's scholarship program. » Read More

School council elections to be held next month

The General Assembly requires that all public school systems in Georgia have school councils in place for the purposes of bringing communities and schools closer ... » Read More

IDA signs on to help with sign for ECCA

A long-standing working relationship between the Effingham Industrial Development Authority and the Effingham College and Career Academy is now more than a handshake agreement. » Read More
Big cheers at Mini Mustang Cheer Camp

Big cheers at Mini Mustang Cheer Camp

Seventy-four young and aspiring cheerleaders attended the Mini Mustang Cheer Camp, getting instrution from the South Effingham High School cheerleaders throughout the week. » Read More
Effingham students earn GFB scholarships for agriculture

Effingham students earn GFB scholarships for agriculture

Morgan Rushing and Sophie Usher are among 10 students statewide to receive a 2015 Georgia Farm Bureau Scholarship for Agriculture. » Read More

Rincon’s Tang graduates from GSU law college

ATLANTA-Annie Tang of Rincon graduated from Georgia State University College of Law at the college's 31st commencement ceremony on May 15. » Read More

Local students earn honors at North Georgia

DAHLONEGA-Dr. Bonita C. Jacobs, president of the University of North Georgia, recognized more than 1,000 students for their academic performance during spring semester ... » Read More
It's back to school time!

It's back to school time!

The annual Clyo back-to-school rally was held Saturday at Clyo Community Center. The event is sponsored by Scott and Sons Trucking and a number of ... » Read More
School board to start lining up E-SPLOST list items

School board to start lining up E-SPLOST list items

Effingham County school board members will start putting together a list for the next round of the education special purpose local option sales tax. » Read More
BoE looks to close door on cabinet shop

BoE looks to close door on cabinet shop

The Effingham County Board of Education may be moving out of its old cabinet shop. » Read More

Two Effingham students make North Georgia dean's list

DAHLONEGA-More than 1,700 students made the spring 2015 dean's lists at the University of North Georgia for achieving a 3.5 grade ... » Read More

Effingham students earn GSU degrees

STATESBORO-Georgia Southern University recently held its annual spring commencement ceremonies for graduate and undergraduate students at Hanner Fieldhouse and Allen E. Paulson Stadium. » Read More

Local students make Georgia Southern spring dean’s list

STATESBORO-Georgia Southern University recently named 2,611 students for excellence in academics to the spring semester dean's list. To be eligible for the ... » Read More
Bartels takes interim lead at GSU

Bartels takes interim lead at GSU

STATESBORO-Dr. Jean Bartels expects to lead Georgia Southern University into the 2015-16 academic year as interim president while a search for a new permanent ... » Read More
Rotary Youth Leadership Awards students bond at SGSC

Rotary Youth Leadership Awards students bond at SGSC

South Georgia State College was hosted some of the best and brightest high school juniors and seniors during the annual District 6920 Rotary Youth Leadership ... » Read More
Heller earns HES scholarship

Heller earns HES scholarship

Ben Heller was presented the Henry C. Wilkins Scholarship by the Historic Effingham Society. He is the son of Hank and Sabrina Heller. He graduated ... » Read More

‘Super’ summer reading program at the libraries

The Rincon and Springfield libraries kicked off their Summer Reading Programs for children and teens up to 18 years old in June, and it's ... » Read More
School board makes an alteration to dress code

School board makes an alteration to dress code

When students return to Effingham County schools in less than a month, they will have a set of new rules by which to comply. » Read More
Alexander receives G-P Foundation scholarship

Alexander receives G-P Foundation scholarship

Caroline Alexander, a 2015 graduate of Effingham County High School, has been selected as a recipient of a Georgia-Pacific Foundation Employees' Children Scholarship. She is ... » Read More
Benson earns HeritageBank of the South scholarship

Benson earns HeritageBank of the South scholarship

HeritageBank of the South announces Christopher Michael Benson as winner of the HBOS College Scholarship. » Read More

Parents reminded to get their school-age kids up-to-date on their immunizations

It won't be long before a new school year begins and Effingham County Health Department officials want to remind parents and caregivers to make ... » Read More

Local students named to GSU president’s list

STATESBORO-Georgia Southern University recently recognized 1,194 students for excellence in academics on the 2015 spring semester president's list. To be eligible for ... » Read More

Waller earns dean’s list honor at Ga. State

ATLANTA-Charles Waller of Rincon was named to the dean's list for the spring 2015 semester at Georgia State University. » Read More

Clemson names Hall to president’s list

CLEMSON, S.C.- Erin Kinsley Hall of Springfield has been named to the president's list at Clemson University for the spring 2015 semester. » Read More

Hillman makes Pratt Institute president’s list

BROOKLYN, NY-Christina Hillman, a Springfield resident and a student at the prestigious Pratt Institute, was among the 900 students who made the president's ... » Read More


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