U.S. Rep. John Barrow was asked for his thoughts Friday on the military strategy the United States should take toward ISIS, how to reduce the national deficit, and whether same-sex marriage should be legal.
When a company planning a massive project in the community changes its name, it takes a little getting used to.
The Labor Day holiday weekend was a deadly one on Effingham County roads, as two women died from injuries in separate single-car crashes.
An Effingham County woman and her half-brother were arrested Tuesday on charges related to them having sex in a church parking lot in the man's truck.
Police arrested a Rincon woman and are looking for her husband in connection with a "sophisticated marijuana manufacturing operation" they say the couple was running from their East Williams Street home.
This year hasn't been easy for Denise Driggers.
Debbie Vickery suspected something was amiss Wednesday.
The Effingham County School System's enrollment has topped 11,000 students.
Rincon Police Chief Phillip Scholl never expected his duties to include being doused by a bucket of ice water.
Silverwood Plantation residents offered what a spokesman called an "easy solution" to the Effingham County Board of Education's request for gated communities to make access easier for school buses.
State Rep. Bill Hitchens has seen the two "diverging diamond interchanges" in use on metro Atlanta highways.
A convicted felon who fired shots at two Effingham County deputies was indicted by a grand jury Thursday on attempted murder and other charges.
Jimmy Helmly and Brian Mundy have no shortage of stories of local drivers not following the rules for a stopped school bus.
Two men were arrested for attempting to meet children for sex and three others were jailed on child pornography charges in a four-month investigation by the Effingham County Sheriff's Office Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.
The non-profit organization Helping Out Pets in Effingham isn't sure what it needs to do to get people to take advantage of its free spay and neuter program with the Effingham County Animal Shelter.
A year after his death, David Jimenez continues to inspire others to support Alzheimer's research and outreach.
Effingham County school officials hope students will be attending a new Rincon Elementary School in August 2017.
The Effingham College and Career Academy has continually expanded its programs and enrollment since opening in 2010, and Georgia Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle sees many more good things ahead for the school and its community.
A Savannah man died after crossing the center line and causing a four-vehicle crash Thursday on Highway 21 near Highway 275, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
Effingham County's 2015-16 school year would start Aug. 6, end prior to Memorial Day, take spring break the last week of March and have Veterans Day as a holiday, under a calendar school system officials have proposed.
The livestock barn at the Effingham County Fairgrounds has a new look.
The Effingham County School System saw its best-ever results on the ACT college admissions test this year, according to data provided by school officials.
A packed house at Rebel Field saw a thriller between the South Effingham Lady Mustangs and Effingham County Lady Rebels for the Region 3-AAAAA softball championship Thursday.
An Effingham man is in custody after leading police on a chase through two counties and then a manhunt in the area around Macomber Park on Tuesday.
Special guests from the community are visiting Effingham County schools this week and reading books to pre-kindergarten students for Georgia Pre-K Week.
Effingham County's 2014-15 teacher of the year took a non-traditional route into the education field.
Authorities from multiple law enforcement agencies scoured the area around Macomber Park on Tuesday afternoon in search of a man who fled from police.
Six-and-a-half decades after what would have been his final year of high school, a local Korean War veteran received his diploma.
Ebenezer Middle School students are spending less time inside their classrooms these days, but that's not a bad thing.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office has joined county paramedics and Rincon firefighters at their station on Goshen Road Extension.