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Local students earn fall semester honors at UGA
To be a presidential scholar, students must have a 4.0 grade-point average and take at least 14 hours of classes.
ECSO: Auto theft suspect set cat on fire
Charles Lambert, 29, stolen a vehicle at about 8 p.m. Monday and set a cat on fire, according to the Effingham County Sheriff's Office.
Take a break from winter
There's nothing like a blast of snow, ice and single-digit temperatures to make one contemplate getting out of Springfield for a break from the cold.
Chamber backs Mars' efforts
Rick Lott of the Effingham County Chamber of Commerce presents a check for $1,600 to Wayne Kight and Gussie Nease of the SRC and Springfield cultural affairs director Tommy Deadwyler.
Effingham Sheriff's reports
Nov. 23: A van driving on Ga. 21 in the Springfield area, in the dark, suffered severe damage when something struck it.
Empty Stocking Fund under way
Applications for the 2013 Effingham Empty Stocking Fund will be taken through Friday between the 2-4 p.m. each day at the Effingham Department of Family and Children Services office in Springfield.
Orchestra to conduct annual holiday concert, cookie sale
Effingham Community Orchestra will present its seventh annual holiday concert and homemade cookie sale Dec. 8 at the Effingham County Recreation and Parks gym in Springfield.
School board may balance elementary enrollments
The Effingham County Board of Education is considering a proposal that would lower the enrollment that is by far the largest among the county's eight elementary schools.
Preparing for Thanksgiving
It is Thanksgiving time again. This is the holiday when families gather and good food is shared at the family table.