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Friday | The Coastal Courier
Recent reports filed at the Hinesville Police Department include: Aug. 22 Theft by shoplifting - An officer was dispatched to Walmart in reference to a "combative subject" who was detained for shoplifting.
Friday | Effingham Herald
City council members approved higher rates for those charges at their meeting Monday night, with the new charges scheduled to go into effect Oct. 1. City Manager Wesley Corbitt said the council members and city staff have been considering the new rates for "quite some time."
The Rincon City Council honored the city's first two Georgia Recreation and Parks Association state championship teams at their Aug. 26 meeting.
An Effingham County man who was charged with sexually abusing a minor and videotaping the incident has pled guilty to one count of sexual exploitation.
Christopher Buckner, 20, and her brother, Timothy Savoy, 25, were arrested early Tuesday walking down a highway in Effingham County, Georgia.
A brother and sister were arrested in Effingham County, Georgia for having sex in a semi truck parked in a church parking lot across the street from a high school.
For the first time we are hearing from neighbors about what happened that night as well as new evidence that prosecutors have in the case.
A mentally challenged Guyton man pleaded guilty today to sexual exploitation of children in a case involving his 14-year-old cousin.
The financially troubled Medient Studios, Inc., hailed not long ago as a game-changing economic engine for Effingham County and the Savannah area film community, announces not only a "1 for 1,000 reverse stock split of the Company's issued and outstanding common and preferred stock," but a name change to "Moon River Studios, Inc." In 2013, the ... (more)
A brother and sister were arrested this morning in Effingham County and accused of having sex with each other in a tractor trailer parked at a church.
Among the changes to the ordinance are stipulations on the upkeep of lots and detention ponds, the time allowed to have garbage carts out on the street before and after pickup and ensuring 911 address remain visible.
Savannah's rental industry is performing well post-recession, a result of a surge in local demand combined with a nationwide slump in home ownership.
Cheryl Hargrove, state regional tourism manager for The Coast, talks to Effingham community leaders about how to take advantage of tourism opportunities.
Effingham County commissioners proclaimed Aug. 19 as Effingham Champions Day and read a proclamation honoring the Sand Hill Flea boys for their second-place finish at the Georgia Recreation and Park Association state championship in Cordele last month.
The Effingham Parkway likely won't look like the design submitted a few years ago, with a tie-in to the Jimmy Deloach Parkway.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 09:53 am
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