Challenge filed on Effingham County Commissioner Vera Jones' candidacy
A challenge to Commissioner Vera Jones' qualifications and eligibility as a candidate for reelection has been filed at the Effingham County Board of Elections.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Guyton's wastewater permit on hold
Guyton's planned wastewater treatment plant near the Ogeechee River is on hold after a proposed revision to flood maps show a larger section of the plant site may be in a 100-year flood zone.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Oh, the places they go - without leaving their seat
Effingham County Middle eighth-grader Micah Fansler portrays the "Cat in the Hat" as he and other students in Leadership ECMS act out the classic tale for the children.
2 men arrested for child molestation in Effingham
A man from Guyton and one from Hortense, Ga., were arrested for child molestation in Effingham County after a three-month investigation by the Sheriff's Office.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Effingham County Sheriff's Office reports
Criminal trespass A Greene Drive resident said he was asleep in his living room when he heard someone at the door.
A thanks to all who helped save house
This is a little late, but we do want to thank everyone who put the fire that was fast approaching our home.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Bunny in the City: A 'fun'eral to celebrate the life of a fighter
A "FUN"eral celebrating the life of cancer fighter Misty Deblasio was held on Feb. 15 at Woodlawn Plantation in Guyton.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Effingham sheriff's reports
Feb. 6: A 26-year-old man who had smoked "spice" fell to the ground, screaming and thrashing wildly.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
ECSO hopes autopsy results help with fatal shooting investigation
An autopsy is scheduled to be performed Monday on a 9-year-old boy who died after being shot in the head.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
ECSO releases name of Guyton boy shot
Landry Oliver, 9, of Guyton, is on life support after being shot at a home in the 1000 block of Zittrouer Road.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Six hurt in truck, daycare van wreck
Six people were injured, one of them seriously, when a pickup collided with a childcare business' van Monday morning at Highway 21 and Ebenezer Road.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Tree shuts down road and power in Guyton
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office says George Hurst Road will remain closed until crews can remove a tree that fell on a power line.