3 hrs ago
Interim principal named at SEB Middle
The Bulloch County school board has settled the question of who will be the principal of Southeast Bulloch Middle School for the next year.
4 hrs ago
A waste of resources, talent and money
I attended the commissioners' meeting Tuesday night to gain some perspective on the Crawley situation.
8 hrs ago
Rincon woman found guilty of forgery ...
An Effingham County woman was found guilty of forgery Friday and ordered to repay money that was missing from the bank she used to manage.
12 hrs ago
Family Connections grants awarded
Shown left to right are: Erin Woodcock, board chair of the Effingham Victim Witness Assistance Program; Ann Resto, director of EVWAP; David Grandgeorge, board chair of Family Connection-Communities In Schools of Effingham County; and Elaine Spencer, director of FC-CIS of Effingham County.
Thu May 23, 2013
Teen shot during apparent burglary attempt
Deputies responded to a report of a burglary in progress on Golf Cart Road in Effingham County around 8 p.m. Thursday.
Remembering heroes on Memorial Day
As Memorial Day weekend approaches, it is a time to honor our soldiers who are fighting today for our freedom in many areas of the world.
ECSO search for person of interest in overnight shooting
It happened shortly before 1 a.m. Thursday at the Quail Run Mobile Home Park at the intersection of Quail Run Circle and Standard Lane in Springfield.
Wed May 22, 2013
Joplin survivor helps victims of Oklahoma tornado
Wednesday was an emotional day for Joplin survivors across the country. For Rachel Mitchell and her family, who now live in Effingham County, it serves as a reminder of a day that forever changed their lives.
SEB Middle head moves to high school
Southeast Bulloch High School will trade one familiar face for another. Donna Clifton, the principal of Southeast Bulloch Middle School, will take over as principal of SEB High in the 2013-14 school year.
Effingham Co. woman remembers losing home in 2008 tornado
Folks in Effingham county know all too well what the people in Moore, Okla. are going through, from the fear to the tremendous heartbreak.
Tue May 21, 2013
Heaing set for Kno the dog
A hearing has been set for Kno, a pit bull, that went after Wesley Frye last July.
Suspect gives himself up
An Effingham County man who had been on the run since an April 30 armed robbery is now in jail.
Fri May 17, 2013
Studio shoots for late summer start to blockbuster project
The massive deal between a film studio and the Effingham Industrial Development Authority appears to be heading toward a groundbreaking later this year.
Sex offender busted for child porn
A convicted sex offender was arrested Wednesday after Effingham County Sheriff's Office investigators found child pornography on his computer.
Deputies still searching for armed robbery suspect
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office continues to look for a Springfield man who fled from deputies after an April 30 armed robbery.
Tue May 14, 2013
Repeat offenders back behind bars
Robert Stanley Davis, 30, and James Grover, 44, both of Guyton, were arrested Thursday after the Effingham County Sheriff's Office Drug Suppression Unit got a tip that the two men were in possession of drugs.
IDA applauds Medient's deal
The film studio planning a massive studio and development project in Effingham County has entered into a partnership with a major production equipment supplier.
Mon May 13, 2013
Effingham Fire pays visit to Rotary
Effingham County Fire Rescue Lt. Clint Hodges gave a presentation to the Effingham Sunrise Rotary on the services provided by the department.
Guyton men arrested on drug charges
The drug suppression unit of the Effingham County Sheriff's Office got a tip that the pair were on their way to the courthouse and that they had drugs on them.
Thu May 09, 2013
Effingham schools soar past state marks
Effingham County's elementary, middle and high school scores were well above the state average in Georgia's first College and Career Ready Performance Index.