VIDEO: Rincon officials take Ice Bucket Challenge
Rincon Police Chief Phillip Scholl, City Manager Wesley Corbitt, City Councilman James Dasher and Lou Reed with the fire department took the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS at the fire department Tuesday afternoon.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Chapman to compete in Miss Georgia USA pageant
Lauren Chapman, 21, of Guyton will compete for the title of Miss Georgia USA 2015 Nov. 20-22 at the Henry County Performing Arts Theatre in McDonough.
Rincon Police: Welfare check finds woman dead of natural causes
Aug. 1: A woman from Guyton said she lost her wallet. The last place she remembers using it was at the Arby's in Rincon.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
ECSO's - Broken Candy' results in five child sex arrests
Two men are in jail for attempting to meet children for sex, and three others are facing child pornography charges following a four-month investigation by the Effingham County Sheriff's Office Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.
Remembering the postal building by ci...
According to Betty Renfro in "River to River," in April 1836, John Charlton was named postmaster in Springfield, a rapidly growing town.
Knick, Lamon to lead United Way campaign
Knick will serve as chairperson and Lamon as vice chair for the campaign, which the United Way of the Coastal Empire has conducted in Effingham annually since 1983.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Effingham sheriff: joke text message taken seriously; dead fish in mailboxes
July 23: A deputy stopped the driver of a pickup truck for not wearing a seat belt on Longbridge Road at Stillwell Clyo Road in the Springfield area.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Guyton observes National Night Out
Sgt. Rich Reale of the Guyton Police Department hands out a frisbee. Guyton Police and Fire also gave children school supplies and coloring books at Night Out.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Suspects in armed robberies arrested
Casey Shearouse, 20, and Aaron Kirby, 20, both of Guyton, were arrested following a 10-month investigation by the Effingham County Sheriff's Office.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Effingham Sheriff's Office: Rolling domestic dispute, drunken commotion
June 13: A woman said another woman who had been boarding a horse at her farm, on Goshen Road in the Rincon area, stole some tack.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Macon Telegraph
Two jailed in hit-and-run case that injured Macon boxer
A man and woman wanted in connection with a hit-and-run incident that left an 18-year-old Macon boxer seriously wounded were jailed Tuesday.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Police investigate Guyton shootout
Witnesses tell WTOC it was a crazy night. There were multiple cars driving around their neighborhood firing shots left and right.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Effingham sheriff: Building scam, aggressive dogs
July 9: A resident of Shirley Drive in the Guyton area said he paid a man $27,000 to build an addition to his house.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Daily Tribune News
Gwinnett man drowns in Lake Allatoona Sunday
A 26-year-old Snellville man drowned while trying to retrieve an inflatable float that had blown away from shore on Lake Allatoona Sunday.