The Effingham County School System is on track to be accredited for five more years.
Some of the Historic Effingham Society's current members were around when the Mars Theatre closed its doors in 1957.
Will Kirkland has an incurable disease and is waiting on a double lung transplant, but he doesn't sit around feeling sorry for himself.
A group of students from Sand Hill Elementary School aren't letting their own challenges stop them from helping people in the community.
To promote a fitness program sponsored by the National Football League, Marlow Elementary School enlisted one of Effingham County's own NFL alumni.
The Effingham County School System is preparing to host an important visit.
A local committee is working to establish a free health clinic in Effingham County.
Pamela Bauer Mueller has twice received a Georgia Author of the Year award.
The Effingham County Chamber of Commerce baked up one of the Georgia Legislature's favorite traditions Thursday.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office remains on the lookout for a Guyton man wanted on multiple drug-related charges.
A Springfield man was arrested and charged with arson Friday after he set fire to his former girlfriend's bedroom at a Rincon apartment complex, according to the Effingham County Sheriff's Office.
STATESBORO - After Jay Wright ventured to Wyoming for his first year of college basketball, his family and friends weren't going to miss the chance to see him playing nearby in year two.
An "American Idol" came to Guyton on Saturday night.
Effingham County ranked among the top 10 percent of school districts in the state on the College and Career-Ready Performance Index for the 2013-14 school year.
As part of Effingham County's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. observance, children and adults participated in the annual youth program Monday at the recreation department gym in Springfield.
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.