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13 hrs ago | Effingham Herald
ATLANTA The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that the unemployment rate in the Coastal Georgia region increased to 7.5 percent in January, up three-tenths of a percentage point from 7.2 percent in December.
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17 hrs ago | Effingham Herald
Martha Zeigler is retiring after 15 years as curator of the Georgia Salzburger Museum at Ebenezer.
A once-convicted felon who pointed a shotgun at a family and led Effingham County Sheriff's deputies on a chase is going back to prison.
A Sylvania man jailed last year on drug and weapons charges in Effingham County was arrested again Thursday in Screven County.
Effingham County Middle eighth-grader Micah Fansler portrays the "Cat in the Hat" as he and other students in Leadership ECMS act out the classic tale for the children.
Nychovia Morell, 19, was caught in the crossfire in a shooting outside Dosha Nightclub on Savannah's Broughton Street in the early morning hours of Feb. 23. "I really don't know like, how to feel," she said, "cause I have a son, you know, and I could've been gone, over some foolishness that I didn't have anything to do with."
Gracy Burns, 8, of Springfield, checks out the honey and bee display at Taste of Effingham onThursday.
Former Effingham County Commission Chairman Dusty Zeigler qualified as a Republican today to run against Vera Jones in District 2. Also qualifying to run in local elections today was Ronald Thompson for State Court judge.
Families of elementary school students who will be rezoned next school year have one more week to apply for their children to remain at their current school.
The Georgia Department of Transportation is seeking input on the proposed reconstruction of Highway 119 from Magnolia Place to Highway 21 in Effingham County.
Criminal trespass A Greene Drive resident said he was asleep in his living room when he heard someone at the door.
An alleged repeat methamphetamine cook was arrested Thursday afternoon during a joint operation by sheriff's deputies from Effingham and Screven counties.
Effingham County commissioners voted 3-2 Tuesday night to allow the City of Rincon to open a fire station on Blue Jay Road and annex the 65 acres surrounding the building.