A Rincon man was arrested early Saturday morning following a high-speed chase in Effingham and Chatham counties, according to the Effingham County Sheriff's Office.
The United Way of Effingham County served an average of nearly 5,200 people per month in 2014, according to its annual report released last week.
One Effingham County school will have a new principal next year while another will have a change in athletic director.
During his campaign to become state school superintendent, Richard Woods was a vocal critic that Georgia students spend too much time taking standardized tests.
Pre-kindergarten classes currently being held at South Effingham Elementary School will move to Sand Hill Elementary for the 2015-16 school year.
A trip to a Springfield home to serve civil papers turned into a drug bust for Effingham County Sheriff's Office deputies Tuesday night.
Sixteen acts, including vocalists, musicians and dancers, performed Saturday night in South Effingham High School's annual talent show.
A common bond connects three women who teach on the same wing at Marlow Elementary School. They each have experienced one of their own children battling cancer.
Ethan Ferguson just wanted to play one soccer game for his school this spring.
An Effingham County teenager has been charged in a car crash that claimed the lives of three people in September.
Ebenezer Elementary School raised money and awareness for the fight against diabetes with a fun run/walk.
Effingham County's SAT scores have risen to just one point below the state average, though two students in particular set their aspirations a bit higher.
The Effingham County Board of Education plans to decide by the end of March on the design for the new Rincon Elementary School.
Two organizations dedicated to housing initiatives are hoping to help establish more places for lower-income families to live in Effingham County.
The Effingham County School System is on track to be accredited for five more years.
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A lesson on using Google Apps and a tour of the Effingham College and Career Academy highlight the final 2014-15 installment of Parent University-Effingham.
For the first time in the United Way of the Coastal Empire's history, someone from Effingham County will lead its board of directors.
Melinda Harr of Springfield and her neighbor Marianna Alger stood alongside Highway 21 Saturday morning, watching the procession of vehicles for Deputy Lee Witt's funeral.
A trio of teenagers were honored Friday night at the seventh annual Shaw Wilkerson Outstanding Achievement Award ceremony.
Two people were injured Friday afternoon when a trash truck hit a tractor trailer carrying fuel on Highway 21.
Local students displayed their artistic talent at the Effingham County School System's countywide art show.
Lisa Woods attended Springfield Elementary School through sixth grade and dreamed of returning to the school as a teacher.
Expenses in the Effingham County School System's fiscal year 2016 budget exceed revenues by $4.1 million, according to school officials' latest projections.
South Effingham High School students in Nathalie Starling's sociology class gave salsa dancing a spin as part of their study of different cultures and traditions.
Effingham County coroner David Exley readily admits his job is far from enjoyable at times.
An Effingham County Middle School teacher accused of having sexual contact with a student has changed her mind about resigning from the Effingham County School System.
South Effingham High School's 14th annual jazz night raised money for the SEHS band program.
A jeans day benefit at South Effingham High School drew more than a casual response.
Since the economic downturn in 2008, the Effingham County School System periodically has asked the state for waivers to the guidelines on how its money can be spent and how many students its classes can have.
Speaking recently at a local church about Effingham County's upcoming Relay for Life, Denese Parker asked everyone in the audience to stand if they know a friend who has cancer.
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