Effingham County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Screven deputies arrest owner of Springfield businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Effingham Herald

    ... child molestation and a year for failure to register as a convicted sex offender, Dickerson said. Effingham County investigators issued a warrant this week for Gunter's arrest on a new charge of failure to register as a convicted sex offender, this ...

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  2. Effingham sheriff: Deputies stun naked woman who resisted arrestRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | SavannahNow

    Dec. 18: A deputy stopped a van that was weaving on Ga. 17 S. in the Guyton area.

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  3. The Simpsons to invade Minecraft on Xbox this February, new DLC skin pack for your crafting pleasureRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | WinBeta

    What could be better than Minecraft? Bringing some of the residents of Springfield to everyone's favorite cubic building game, of course! Scheduled for release next month, the official Simpsons skin pack will be available for crafters on both Xbox 360 and Xbox One. Microsoft has just announced that they will be launching The Simpsons content packs for both Minecraft: Xbox 360 and Minecraft: Xbox One editions.

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  4. Bulloch County investigators seek victims of church burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Bulloch County investigators are working to find the victims in a series of church burglaries. Officials say the suspect is in custody and was found in possession of church furniture, hymnals and items from cemeteries.

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  5. More charges for man arrested on Rincon warrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Effingham Herald

    ... trailer until a SCMPD K9 apprehended him. Van Arsdale was treated for a bite wound and transferred to the Effingham County Jail. He has been charged with theft by receiving after SCMPD detectives learned a pickup load of wire was stolen from a ...

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  6. Man charged after stolen wire traced to PoolerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | SavannahNow

    ... mobile home until apprehended by a Metro canine officer. He was treated for a bite wound and transferred to Effingham County. Smart was charged with obstruction and parole violation. He also has two warrants for contempt of court and was being held ...

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  7. Springfield police getting body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | SavannahNow

    The cameras feature a 30-second video only prerecord that can be helpful to show critical first moments, said Springfield officer Bryan Burgess. The camera doesn't begin audio and video recording until the officer clicks a button.

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  8. Residents voice concerns at Guyton City Council meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Guyton residents packed Tuesday night's city council meeting, some of them, to let council members know they aren't happy with how the city is being run. Through open records, Lexye Shockley brought up several grievances regarding how the city handled spending, for example, picking up a tab at a steakhouse in Atlanta during a conference last year that totaled around thirteen hundred dollars.

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  9. Remembering the Rev. H.S. WingardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Effingham Herald

    The following was found in papers of the late Willie Kieffer Tebeau - an obituary from a newspaper dated Guyton, Effingham County, Dec. 8, 1899 : In the course of a lifetime there often devolves upon poor humanity duties which are sorrowful and full of pain, and it matters not how we strive to evade such obligations they are inevitable and must come. There devolves upon The News this morning a duty which brings pain to our heart at each pulsation and causes our head to bow in sorrow that duty of chronicling the death of Rev.

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  10. Making the connectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Effingham Herald

    Elaine Spencer, executive director of Effingham County Family Connection, leads the crowd in applause to recognize one of the organization's community partners, school social worker Jackie Brown. Pictured with Spencer is Destiny Bradshaw of United Way.

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  11. Alexander named chief in PembrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Effingham Herald

    ... met with the sheriff in temporary charge of the department. "We always had their support," he said of the Effingham County Sheriff's Office, "even with a full police force." In the advertisement for the position, the Guyton police chief also will ...

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  12. Metro detectives seek victim of suspected wire theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... convinced him with a bite to his leg. Van Ardsdale was treated for the bite wound and then transferred to Effingham County. Smart was charged with obstruction and parole violation. He also has two warrants for contempt of court and is being held for ...

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  13. Memorial held for college student who died in Chatham County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Matt Ajibade, a 22-year-old college student with bipolar disorder who died in the Chatham County Jail, was remembered at a memorial service Saturday in a Maryland church. At the memorial Seva Omar called Ajibade her "best friend" and asked, "How does somebody just die in jail?" Ajibade was born in Nigeria, grew up in Riverdale, MD, and moved to Savannah in 2012.

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  14. HUGS expanding treatment for those in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | SavannahNow

    "I felt the system was sicker than the people I was treating," she said. "People couldn't afford the treatment they needed, or there were so many hoops to jump through that they were not getting the services they needed to get well.

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  15. Guyton church hosts prayer vigil for Carly CravenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Grace Culture Church in Guyton is holding a prayer vigil on Sunday for Carly Craven, age 16, who died in a vehicle related accident on Wednesday. Craven was a student at South Effingham High school and her death has had an effect on many people in the community.

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  16. Suspect arrested after barricading himself in homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A suspect who is wanted on warrants in Effingham County barricaded himself in a home on Red Cedar Circle in the 800 block of Quacco Road, late Friday night. SWAT was called in and surrounded the house, eventually forcing their way in.

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  17. Guyton to start search for new chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Effingham Herald

    ... e met with the sheriff in temporary charge of the department. "We always had their support," he said of the Effingham County Sheriff's Office, "even with a full police force."

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  18. County adds more land for planned rec complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Effingham Herald

    As the master plan has its finishing touches applied, Effingham County will have plenty of room for its anticipated central recreation complex. County commissioners, in two separate votes Tuesday, agreed to acquire an additional 43 acres for a $360,000 total.

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  19. EPD: video shows 1-year-old playing with handgun; couple arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... a bad crash on Quacco Road that took place in the early hours of Saturday. A suspect wanted for warrants in Effingham County barricaded himself in a home on Red Cedar Circle in the 800 block of Quacco Road, late Friday night. A suspect wanted for ...

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  20. Effingham commissioners buy 43 more acres for central recreation complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | SavannahNow

    Effingham County commissioners agreed unanimously Tuesday to buy 43 more acres on the west side of Ga. 21, just south of Springfield, for a central recreation complex.

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