Effingham County High School honor graduate Abi Johnson visited several colleges, but ultimately one offered something none of the others could.
The Rincon Police Department has a new set of wheels - one that can access areas standard police cars can't.
Sheriff Jimmy McDuffie and the Effingham County Sheriff's Office are promoting the "Look Again" initiative to prevent children from being locked in cars during the hot summer months.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is warning the public about a telephone scam.
A class of 410 graduates received their diplomas Friday at Effingham County High School's 2014 commencement.
Students typically enjoy the last day of school, but three Effingham County girls had an unforgettable one Friday.
An Effingham County man died in a motorcycle crash early Saturday morning.
For anyone who thinks one vote can't make a difference in an election, Beth Helmly begs to differ.
A man investigators say was involved in two car wrecks in one night has died.
An Effingham County man wanted on several warrants was arrested Thursday morning.
South Effingham High School senior Liam Bendig has lofty goals for college and his career, but he sees it simply as doing what he is supposed to do.
As a varsity wrestler and football player, Effingham County High School senior Cheyenne Hunt is no stranger to athletic competition.
After a successful year in the classroom, first-graders in the Effingham County School System's Reading Recovery program enjoyed an outdoor celebration of the reading progress they made.
Effingham County School System employees are on track to receive their first cost-of-living raise since 2008-09.
The Effingham County School System's scores on the Georgia fifth-grade writing assessment dipped slightly this year from last year, though they remained above the state and regional averages.
Carolyn Bashlor penned her first book, "Getting It All Together," back in 1980.
A grant from the York Children's Foundation and matched by Thomas C. Strickland and Sons Funeral Home will assist the Treutlen House at New Ebenezer with its day-to-day expenses.
Fort Howard Road has reopened after a natural gas leak closed a portion of the road for about four hours.
While a 12.5 percent turnout of registered voters sounds disappointing for an election, it was actually a pleasant surprise in Effingham County for Tuesday's runoff.
Taylor Sauerland fondly recalls the method her fifth-grade teacher at South Effingham Elementary School employed to teach spelling words.
The annual Little Rebel Cheer Camp had its largest turnout, with 80 girls participating this week at Effingham County High School.
A mobile home where eight people lived was damaged in a fire Monday that appears to have been intentionally set, according to investigators.
Scott and Sons Trucking Company partnered with Effingham County Recreation and Parks to host their fifth annual back-to-school rally Saturday at the Clyo Community Center.
Tisha Holland put her heart into a school project this spring.
Thirty-three children have been enjoying the Ebenezer Treasures day camp this week at the New Ebenezer Retreat Center.
Nearly 60 girls have been participating this week in the Mini Mustang Cheer Camp, an annual fundraiser for the South Effingham High School cheer program.
Accepting a Facebook friend request from the wrong person could turn out to be a costly mistake.
Only a small number of Effingham County's 28,000 registered voters are expected to cast ballots in Tuesday's primary runoff.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office continues to look for the man who attempted to rob a local hotel last week and was thwarted by the family who owns it.
Many consumers recall being affected by, or at least hearing about, thieves hacking into credit and debit card data of millions of Target customers this past holiday season.