Effingham sheriff: Building scam, aggressive dogs
July 9: A resident of Shirley Drive in the Guyton area said he paid a man $27,000 to build an addition to his house.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
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Gwinnett man drowns in Lake Allatoona Sunday
A 26-year-old Snellville man drowned while trying to retrieve an inflatable float that had blown away from shore on Lake Allatoona Sunday.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Effingham sheriff's reports: Nude neighbor, bulldog evicted
June 30: A resident of Walnut Drive in the Bloomingdale area said his roommate, who has a crack cocaine problem, used his check card to steal $460.
Guyton girl takes a sweet stand against cancer
Tisha Holland poses with the tri-fold poster board that was part of her research project about Alex Scott, which inspired Holland to host her own lemonade stand to raise money to fight childhood cancer.
Springfield Police: Domestic disputes over property, children
June 6: Staff found the door to the senior citizens' center open when they reported to work in the morning.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Alabama truck driver gets probation in fatal Effingham wreck
An Alabama truck driver pleaded guilty to homicide by vehicle in the second degree, a misdemeanor, and was sentenced to a year of probation in a wreck that killed a Guyton woman last year.
Honey Ridge Rd back open after fatal crash
According to the Effingham County Sheriff's Office, a vehicle traveling east Thursday night on Honey Ridge near Floyd Avenue in Guyton, hit an adult female walking in the roadway.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Effingham sheriff's reports: Drugs and alcohol fuel domestic disputes
June 27: An off-duty Bloomingdale Police officer asked a deputy to check on a man who had parked in his driveway for several minutes at 1:30 a.m., on Ga.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
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 .
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.