Effingham County Newswire (Page 9)

Effingham County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Effingham County, GA. (Page 9)

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  1. Family grieves after fatal hit-and-run in Effingham Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A family left to pick up the pieces after a mother was killed while riding her bike in Effingham County along GA Highway 30. I briefly talked with Debbie Wilkowski's daughter Monday afternoon. She tells me she's grateful for their friends and family, and she wanted to thank the community for their support during this hard time.

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  2. Georgia Conservancy names Jon Burns top legislatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Lt. Gov. Pierre Howard as its Georgia Distinguished Conservationist and House Majority Leader Jon Burns of Effingham County as its first Legislator of the Year. Both were celebrated at the Georgia Conservancy's annual gala in Atlanta, ecoBenefete. ...

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  3. Rebels edge Pirates 14-12Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Effingham Herald

    Riding a four-game winning streak coming into Friday night, the Effingham County Rebels made it five consecutive victories with a hard-fought 14-12 win over Brunswick. The Pirates entered the tilt with a 3-3 record and outplayed the Rebels in nearly every statistical category except the one that mattered most: points scored.

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  4. Effingham County defense holds off Brunswick 14-12Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | SavannahNow

    ... for 133 yards and a touchdown for the Pirates. Stevens threw for 102 yards and ran for 83 and a score. Effingham County will be back in action Tuesday against Glynn Academy in a battle that might have region-title implications. "This is a tough ...

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  5. Rincon Elementary holding "Grocery Store Night" at KrogerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Effingham Herald

    ... s and explore multiple ways to answer questions. This is particularly geared towards parents of children in Effingham County. Learn more math strategies for teaching so that you may better support your child's academic success at home.

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  6. Girls athlete of the week: Hayley Dickerson, Effingham CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | SavannahNow

    ... season came to an end Wednesday in a double-header sweep at Creekview. But the future looks bright for Effingham County. Dickerson entered the week with an ERA of 1.65, with 100 strikeouts and just 10 walks on the season with a record of 8-6 against ...

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  7. International Food Fest coming to Rincon church SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | SavannahNow

    An array of desserts will also be available. Dine in or carry out. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22 at St. Mary Magdalene Orthodox Church, 1625 Fort Howard Road in Rincon.

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  8. Echoes of Effingham: Remembering the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Effingham Herald

    As we sat around during Hurricane Matthew and thanked the Lord that we had no building damage, just a lot of trees and limbs down, my 85 year old father Arthur Exley told stories of his childhood. In 1940, the Exley family was living near Clyo, Georgia.

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  9. Scott ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... also came forward when Thompson announced that he would put up $100 to send four families to this week's Effingham County Fair. "Once I posted that on Facebook and shared it," said Thompson, "I had 10 more people step up. And we went from giving $25 ...

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  10. Guyton City Council approves changes to city vehicle operation policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Effingham Herald

    The Guyton City Council approved a motion Thursday night to change the distance that a Guyton City Police officer can live before having to pay personal gas expenses from 20 miles to 30 miles after a deliberation by the council. Guyton Chief of Police, Kelphie Lundie, explained that the change from 20 miles to 30 miles was needed for his department.

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  11. Manna House food drive continues through OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Effingham Herald

    ... Carter's Pharmacy, Cash & Loans of Rincon, Classy Nails, Domino's Pizza (Rincon), Richard Taylor, D.M.D., Effingham County High School Clubs, Effingham County Recreation Department, Effingham County Sheriff's Office, Effingham Health System, ...

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  12. Bluegrass, gospel music festival to be held this week in EffinghamRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2016 | SavannahNow

    The 46th Bluegrass and Gospel Music Festival at Mossy Oak Music Park gets underway in Guyton at 6 p.m. Wednesday with a covered dish supper. The annual "Rebecca Rose Memorial" event theme, "Paint the Park Pink," will entertain with the high lonesome acoustic sound of banjos, guitars, mandolins, fiddles, dobros, the big upright bass and soaring vocal harmonies.

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  13. Hurricane Matthew cleanup continues for unincorporated ChathamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | SavannahNow

    Downed pecan trees in an orchard on Ga. 21 in Effingham County. Thousands of mature trees were toppled by Hurricane Matthew.

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  14. Adopt us - " Effingham animal shelterRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2016 | SavannahNow

    Gina is a Jack Russell terrier and heeler mix that's available for adoption from the Effingham County animal shelter. The dog that is an estimated year old was picked up as a stray.

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  15. St. Francis announces Heart Surgery Program affiliation with Emory ClinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    COLUMBUS, GA St. Francis Hospital's Cardiac Services program has announced an affiliation with The Emory Clinic's Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery. Doctor Hakob Davtyan, Assistant Professor in the Emory University School of Medicine's Department of Surgery and an Emory Clinic physician, joined the St. Francis Hospital medical staff and began seeing patients on Sept.

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  16. ECSO investigating shooting on Walter Samuels Road in RinconRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is investigating after responding to reports of a shooting on 220 Walter Samuels Road, shortly after 11:30 a.m. Saturday. Deputies say one female was taken to Memorial with a gunshot wound for treatment.

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  17. Homer Simpson Gives Jimmy Kimmel A Whistle Stop Tour Of SpringfieldRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2016 | Switched

    The comedian transported an animated version of himself through a television set to Springfield, where Homer Simpson himself gave him a whistle stop tour around the town. The " Jimmy Kimmel Live " host took in most of the sights, including the nuclear power plant, Moe's Tavern and Springfield Elementary School.

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  18. Sale on the TrailRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2016 | Statesboro Herald

    Don't Miss the City of Guyton events on Saturday, October 15, 2016. Enjoy our fabulous Sale on the Trail from 8 am until 2 pm on the Old Railroad Walking Trail on Hwy 17 where you can find a variety of yard sale items, food vendors, used furniture and crafts.

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  19. 73rd Effingham County Fair is next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | SavannahNow

    Gates open at 5 p.m. daily except Saturday, when they open at 1 p.m. Admission is $5. Children under 6 get in free.

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  20. More than 95 percent of power restored for customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... ity Thursday morning. The storm that occurred over the weekend the coastal area included Chatham, Glynn and Effingham county.

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