Michael Holton couldn't be happier about the new set of wheels he received just in time for his high school graduation.
The Effingham County Board of Education will not raise its millage rate for the 2014 fiscal year and will use funds from the state's midterm adjustment to adopt a balanced budget.
An Effingham County man who had been on the run since an April 30 armed robbery is now in jail.
Sand Hill Elementary School students enjoyed a "big" show for their annual career day on May 10. Several large vehicles were on display to showcase careers in transportation.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office continues to look for a Springfield man who fled from deputies after an April 30 armed robbery.
Many students nowadays don't already have a job lined up on graduation day.
A convicted sex offender was arrested Wednesday after Effingham County Sheriff's Office investigators found child pornography on his computer.
Blandford Elementary students showcased cultures from around the world Friday in the school's annual international arts festival.
Seven-year-old Abbey Brannen didn't mind at all that she didn't win this year's Kiss-A-Pig competition.
Two Effingham County men with a history of drug arrests are back in jail on methamphetamine charges.
Students were able to climb on board and sit behind the wheel of heavy-duty military vehicles during Blandford Elementary School's annual career day on May 3.
The Effingham County School System earned high marks on the state's new index for measuring school performance.
Rincon Elementary School welcomed the arrival of spring with its 30th annual May Day celebration Friday.
Kenny Williams is thankful he finally went to the hospital in May 2011 after not feeling well for a few months.
Effingham County High School teaching paraprofessional Denese Parker is retiring at the end of this school year, but she's treating it as if it were another high school graduation.