Georgia NAACP president to speak in Effingham
Francys Johnson, president of the Georgia NAACP, will speak at a meeting of the Effingham NAACP at 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 17, in Springfield .
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
Two Effingham students earn degrees from Emory
Emily Heidt of Guyton received a master of business administration from the Goizueta Business School of Emory University on May 12. Emory University encompasses nine academic divisions as well as the Michael C. Carlos Museum, The Carter Center, the Yerkes National Primate Research Center and Emory Healthcare, Georgia's largest and most ... (more)
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Guyton man who was missing is found, arrested
What began as a search for a missing Effingham County man Sunday ended with the man found safe, and then criminally charged, Tuesday night.
Missing Guyton man knew he was being sought
A Guyton man who was reported missing on Sunday has been arrested for driving through three states without insurance and avoiding authorities' attempts to find out if he was okay.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Stevie B's Pizza holds fundraiser for Guyton family that lost home in fire
Stevie B's in Pooler hosted a fundraiser on Tuesday for the two adults and four children that lost their home on Kitty Drive in a fire.
Guyton Police: Woman says she was hit with toilet seat
June 3: A woman said a man hit her with a toilet seat and punched her. The man had small cuts on his face and hand.
Rincon Police: Parking disputes and shoplifting
June 22: A 1987 Chevrolet R10 pickup truck was stolen from the Georgian Apartments on Lisa Street.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Effingham sheriff: Man strongarms woman to retrieve engagement ring
June 18: Someone entered a house on Thoroughbred Drive in the Guyton area through a kitchen window.
Probation turns to prison time for Guyton man
Probation has been revoked and changed to three years of prison time for a Guyton man who apparently was unable to stay out of trouble.
Ken's IGA expands in Brooklet
Wider aisles and a bright new dairy section with 54 feet of display space greet shoppers at the expanded Ken's IGA.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Stevi B's in Pooler hosting a fundraiser for Guyton family
Stevi B's in Pooler is hosting a fundraising event for a Guyton family of six after their home was destroyed by a fire on the morning of Saturday, July 5th on Kitty Drive.
Public safety summary
Police say a Port Wentworth man was rushed to a local hospital Friday night after being shot by his roommate.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
2 separate fires in Guyton leave 5 displaced
Volunteer members of the Effingham County Red Cross Disaster Action Team responded to a fire early in the morning on July 5th on Kitty Drive in Guyton as well as a fire on Middleton Road.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Springfield Police: Stray cats and drunken disputes
June 9: A woman said her father's pistol, which was in the glove box of her car, was missing.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Police Report - 7-3-14; A woman reported that a white pit bull atta...
Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Local students graduate
Wilson graduates from CSU COLUMBUS - Gloria Wilson from Rincon graduated from Columbus State University with a certificate in criminal justice following the spring 2014 semester.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Effingham sheriff's reports: "I'm drunk, take me to jail."
June 5: A deputy stopped a car on Old Augusta Road S. because the passenger appeared to be drinking a beer.
Rincon approves Veteran's Day as city holiday
At the same meeting, council members agreed to pay $46,000 to finish renovations for the new Blue Jay Road fire station, which will begin operating in early July.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
GCSU announces spring dean's list
Four students from Effingham County completed courses with exemplary marks and made the dean's list for the 2014 spring semester at Georgia College in Milledgeville.
Locals make Georgia Tech's dean's list
Nine students from the area earned the distinction of dean's list at the Georgia Institute of Technology for spring 2014.