Monday May 13
Bennett joins Effingham Health System staff
Dr. John Bennett kicked off his arrival to the area by appearing in the Stand Up for America Day parade in Port Wentworth.
Fri May 10, 2013
Thu May 09, 2013
Finding the story behind an old photo
For several years I had looked at this photograph from my mother's family pictures.
Lana Renee Williams and Zachary Ray Dyals were married March 9, 2013 at Tybee Island Wedding Chapel.
Mon May 06, 2013
5K to raise money for church mission trip
The Friends and Family 5K for Africa on May 11 will raise money for a group from First Baptist Church of Rincon to travel to Sanyati, Zimbabwe, to help with an ongoing rebuild of the Sanyati Baptist Hospital.
Rincon Elementary celebrates May Day
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Thu May 02, 2013
EHS' primary practices designated as rural health clinics
Effingham Health System announced that three of its primary practice locations have received designation by CMS as rural health clinics.
Effingham Theatre gets ready for its own 'Invasion'
To hear Jonathan Thompson describe it, the Effingham Theatre's next production is a cross between "Steel Magnolias" and "Rambo." The troupe will present the play "Invasion" over the next three weekends, with all shows at the Macomber Park building on Rincon's Lexington Avenue.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
City puts new rates in play at Lost Plantation
Rincon City Council members are hoping new rates and fees will be just the draw to hook more golfers to the city's course.
Lightning bolt strikes bank
The Coastal Bank branch in Rincon was damaged by a fire caused by a lightning strike during the storm that rolled through Effingham County late Monday afternoon.
EMS Run-to-Fund 5K hits the road for school organizations
From left to right, Marina VanSickle , Cierra Jordan , Denzel Walls , Donte Johnson and Ben Magondu .
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Solace for sailors
Mayle photo Visiting the Maritime Bethel last week from the container ship Suez Canal Bridge, from left: Seaman Skmmy Hamili, Third Officer Juancho Cacho, Capt.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Country singer Currington posts bail after threat charges
Country music star and Rincon, Georgia native Billy Currington has been indicted on charges of 'Terroristic threats' and abuse of an elderly person.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
School system to hold family night for ESOL
The Effingham County Board of Education is sponsoring a family night for students in the ESOL program and their parents.
Civil War coming to Rincon next month
The vendors for the Civil War Experience will include representatives from Fort McAllister Historic Park, who will be selling relics such as bullets, buttons and buckles that were recovered from actual Civil War battlefields.
Crowds flock to Adventure Weekend events
Teens jam into the Effingham County High School gym for the first event of Effingham Adventure Weekend, the Xtreme Student Night.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Billy Currington was indicted Wednesday by a grand jury in Georgia for "terroristic threats" and elder abuse, according to the Savannah Morning News in Savannah, Ga.
Effingham County country star Billy Currington indicted for terroristic threats, abuse
Country singer William "Billy" Currington, whose hometown is Rincon, was indicted by the Chatham County Grand Jury today for making terroristic threats against Charles Harvey Ferrelle on April 15.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Ms. Jean's cuts ribbon
Effingham County Chamber of Commerce representatives helped Ms. Jean's Restaurant in Rincon cut the ribbon for their business recently.
Miles earns MLK Drum Major award
Rachel Miles, a junior at Presbyterian College, was recently honored with the MLK Drum Major for Service Presidential Volunteer Service award.