Effingham County Newswire (Page 10)

Effingham County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Effingham County, GA. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 3,292 in Effingham County, GA

  1. Golf: Lady Bulldoggs qualify for stateRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | Barrow County News

    ... shot a combined 305 placed fifth in the GHSA Area 2-AAAAAA tournament May 5, were 13 strokes better than Effingham County, the fourth place team from Area 1. Chloe Patchin, Emilie Elrod, Madi Keinat and Brooke Beasley will be competing for ...

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  2. Family Adopts 7 Siblings: It's - important to keep them together'Read the original story

    May 12, 2017 | World News Report

    Please enable Javascript to watch this video SPRINGFIELD, Georgia -- A family of three is now a family of ten after a mom and dad adopted 7 siblings. The four girls and three boys were in the foster care system for three years.

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  3. Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | SavannahNow

    Email your event at least two weeks in advance to [email protected] You can also mail to Community Calendar, P.O. Box 1088, Savannah, GA 31402.

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  4. Rincon Huddle House holds fundraiser for Effingham County Navigator TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The event raised $283.17 for the Navigator Team. The Huddle House donated 20 percent of all profits on Tuesday, May 2 between 5 and 9 p.m. The Effingham County Navigator Team is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping the families of special needs children in Effingham County and surrounding areas.

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  5. SLIDESHOW: Second-grade students in Effingham study safetyRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | SavannahNow

    Nearly 900 Effingham second-graders attended the Exchange Club's annual Quick Think-A-Thon on Thursday, learning about personal safety. Rhianna Beltran of Rincon Elementary was the champion, winning a new bicycle.

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  6. Couple adopts 7 siblings after years in foster careRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | CBS News

    Jessaka and Joshua Clark pose for a picture with their children: Maria, 14; Elizabet, 11; Duillermo, 10; Jason, 8; Kristina, 7; Katerin, 7; and James, 5; and Noah, 3. The seven oldest were all adopted. For more than three and a half years, a group of seven siblings - ages 5 to 14 - have waited in foster care, hoping to one day find a couple they could call mom and dad.

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  7. After Years in Foster Care, Seven Siblings Find a Home with Georgia CoupleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Southern Accents

    This week, after nine months of living together, and 1,359 days spent in foster care, the adoption finally became official. Josh and Jessaka Clark always dreamed of having a lot of children, and their wish came true tenfold this week, when their family of three officially grew by seven.

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  8. Effingham County Navigator Team hosts fundraiser at Huddle HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Effingham Herald

    On Tuesday, May 2, the Effingham County Navigator Team held a fundraiser at the Huddle House in Rincon to raise money for the group.

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  9. Seven siblings adopted together after spending years in foster careRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    The Cedar Rapids Kernels scored one run in the top of the 10th inning to break a 5-5 tie and then held off the Dayton Dragons in the bottom The Wright State baseball team saw a lead slip away in the top of the ninth, only to put together a two-out rally in the bottom of the innin EFFINGHAM COUNTY, GA - Seven brothers and sisters are being adopted by the same family after spending nearly four years in foster care. Jessaka and Joshua Clark tell the Savannah Morning News they were stunned when they were first approached about adopting seven siblings.

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  10. No continuity issues on new SHS staffRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Statesboro Herald

    ... were former Portal head coach David Nesmith, former Bradwell Institute head coach Greg Hill and former Effingham County head coach Jack Webb. With four former head coaches on staff, Kaiser believes he's brought the right mix to a program that's ...

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  11. Effingham Co. comes together for family of 15-year-old boy battling terminal cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... and one of his dreams was to ride along with the sheriff's office and possibly be in law enforcement," said Effingham County Sheriff Jimmy McDuffie. Sheriff McDuffie and his deputies made that possibility a reality for Zach, who most likely won't ...

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  12. Rincon council debates privacy fence issueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Effingham Herald

    One Rincon family's request to build a privacy fence on their property was a long-debated issue at Monday night's Rincon City Council meeting, where HOA representatives, neighbors and council members all had their input heard. Gregory and Patricia Mitchell requested a variance to Article III, Section 82-64 for the installation of a fence located at 815 Walthour Drive, a property that they own.

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  13. Statewide Winners Announced In Georgia Poster ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | AmmoLand

    SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. - - Twelve school children were announced today as statewide winners in the Give Wildlife a Chance Poster Contest.

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  14. Coastal environmental groups push advocacy, common causes with Georgia Coast CollaborativeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | SavannahNow

    ... advocates launched kayaks and canoes on Ebenezer Creek. The creek, which flows into the Savannah River in Effingham County, meanders through a swamp of century-old cypress trees whose bald knees pop out of the glassy water. "I love that it's a place ...

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  15. Good News: Effingham family adopts 7 siblingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    "We are going to the Courthouse in Springfield, Georgia, and we are going to adopt our super seven." Today's the day, that 7 related siblings, 4 girls and 3 boys, who have been in the Georgia foster system for over 3 years, will officially join Josh and Jessaka Clark's family in Effingham County.

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  16. Honey Ridge Plantation: 600 attend open house in EffinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | SavannahNow

    ... during an open house on Saturday - the 310-acre property that's become an agriculture center for the Effingham County school system. It's three miles south of Guyton, less than a mile off Ga. 17 in Pineora, on paved Honey Ridge Plantation Road. ...

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  17. Misplay wins the Division 94 2-day championship held on the Savannah River.Read the original story

    May 9, 2017 | American Bass Anglers

    Monte Misplay of Hardeeville, SC anchored the 2-day victory with two four pounders on day one and finished the event in 1st place and earned a total of $588.00. Misplay weighed in ten bass, which weighed 19.60 lbs.

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  18. 2017 Girls Tennis Coach of the Year: Kristen Finlen, South EffinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | SavannahNow

    Kristen Finlen of South Effingham High School is the Savannah Morning News' Girls Tennis Coach of the Year. South Effingham girls head tennis coach Kristen Finlen didn't mince words as she explained the importance of the 2017 season to the program she is building.

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  19. Savannah celebrates 41st annual Scottish GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | SavannahNow

    Andi Hannigan competes in the open Clachneart competition at the Savannah Scottish Games on Saturday at Bethesda Academy. Ramey Love, 4, shows off her tartan during the Savannah Scottish Games on Saturday at Bethesda Academy.

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  20. Jason Cameron hired as football coach at Jenkins High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | SavannahNow

    Jason Cameron has been named the head football coach at Jenkins High, replacing Tim Adams, who stepped down after 13 years to take a job as an assistant at Effingham County. Cameron, 31, has been at Jenkins for six years and served as the offensive coordinator for the football team for five seasons.

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