Springfield City Council members addressed a long-standing goal at their Jan. 13 meeting.
The Rincon Police Department is getting closer to acquiring another K-9.
Effingham County commissioners aren't ready to sign off on a resolution forged by a statewide legislative committee exploring ways to finance transportation improvements.
There are still a few items left to address, but the Effingham County Sheriff's Office is settled into its new home.
With the land in hand to build a large, central recreation facility, the Effingham County commissioners also have signed off on a 15-year master plan for the county's recreation needs.
A former Springfield mayor pled guilty last Wednesday to charges of perjury and false swearing.
The Effingham County 4-H shooting sports teams are going to have a home for the next year.
The Effingham County commisioners proclaimed Jan. 20 as "Effingham Champions Day-10U Jaguars Football," in honor of the Effingham County Recreation and Parks' 10-and-under football team that won the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association state title.
There were a lot of swings and some misses during the annual Josh Reddick Home Run Derby, held Saturday at Sand Hill Park. The Oakland Athletics outfielder and his Josh Reddick Foundation raise money for local recreation programs and facilities with the event.
A Guyton resident brought up a series of concerns about how the city is being run - and how her issues are not being addressed - to the city council.
Though he was speaking to a room populated mostly with adults, Pace Goodway's message Monday morning applied to young people - and to the older folks gathered in the Effingham County administrative complex.
The state Supreme Court ruled Monday that the 2010 murder conviction of an Effingham County man will stand.
An Effingham County grand jury has indicted a man accused of a causing the death of a 4-year-old boy in a June traffic wreck.
It hasn't taken long - and he didn't have to go far - for Randy Alexander to find a new job.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office deputies and staff have moved back into their renovated building - but no one is ready to hand over a certificate saying the administrative complex.
The Effingham Industrial Development Authority's board is under new leadership, as one of its most senior members was voted in as chairman Thursday night.
The head of the massive movie studio complex to be built in Effingham County told members of the Effingham Industrial Development Authority that progress continues to be made on the project.
The Effingham Parkway is still a few years away from construction, but the interest in the road isn't stuck in neutral.
After his terms as mayor of Pooler and a member of the state General Assembly, Buddy Carter is learning his way around Washington, D.C., and the Capitol - literally.
Rincon City Council members met the police department's newest member - but didn't offer any treats.
Guyton's new police chief isn't a newcomer to the city's streets.
Work on improvements for the I-95/Highway 21 interchange could happen before the end of the year, state transportation board member Ann Purcell said Thursday.
Significant additions are planned for the Savannah Technical College's Effingham County campus as part of STC's massive capital campaign.
The fifth annual Effingham Chamber of Commerce Taste of Effingham was held Thursday at the Effingham County Recreation and Parks gym in Springfield, and another big crowd turned out to sample the wares of local restaurants and caterers.
By a split decision, Effingham County commissioners decided to start reducing the number of members on the county recreation board.
A proposed pipeline that would cross through Effingham County drew vocal opposition last Wednesday evening.
The Effingham County Fire and Rescue Department is expected to add another station in the next few months.
Work is expected to start soon on a massive movie studio complex planned for southern Effingham County.
Christian Mincey won the award as the top overall designer at the 2015 South Effingham High School student fashion show Saturday night.
There could be a wide range of activities taking place on a vast tract of land in southern Effingham County.