Effingham Sheriff's reports
Nov. 23: A van driving on Ga. 21 in the Springfield area, in the dark, suffered severe damage when something struck it.
Guyton's Rodriguez one of 12 to earn Crane Scholarship
John Rodriguez of Guyton was one of 12 University of Georgia students honored with the Crane Leadership Scholarship, which recognizes leadership in extracurricular activities and/or involvement with civic, community or religious organizations.
Remembering the Guyton Christmas tours
In 1978, Dr. Willie Grier Todd, a Guyton native and retired professor of history at Georgia Southern University, started the Guyton Holiday Tour of Homes.
Visiting author brings her works to life for children
Mattie Brown shared several stories on her visit to Effingham County schools, all relating in some way to character education.
Three brothers killed in Effingham wreck
Wesley Mulligan, 18, was on the way to pick up his little sister at Marlow Elementary School about 3 p.m. Thursday when the Ford truck he was driving struck a gasoline tanker, Effingham County Sheriff's Office spokesman David Ehanipoor said.
Ga. 17 closed between Courthouse Road, Guyton
A pickup truck and tanker collided on Ga. 17 at Marlow Road, which resulted in an explosion, according to the Effingham County Sheriff's Office.
Meeting set on proposed Guyton roundabout
The project proposes to convert the existing four-leg intersection of Highway 119/Central Boulevard and Highway 17/Springfield Avenue into a single-lane modern roundabout configuration to enhance safety and improve operational efficiency.
Bryan County News
Wildcats are grand champions again
Assistant band director Sean Sullivan, left, band director Dr. Daniel Kiene and guard instructor Marlon Smith look on during the competition.
Two local churches are Operation Christmas Child drop-off sites
Two Effingham County churches are among the drop-off locations for the national collection week for Operation Christmas Child shoe box gifts.
ACS Memorial Service grateful for community's help
Thanks very much to our local citizens for your support and great attendance at the annual Effingham County Community American Cancer Society Memorial Service held on Nov. 10. It was a service of remembrance for 10 citizens from our area with a memorial plaque dedicated to each one.