Thursday Jul 10
Bleckley all star teams win state openers
After two weeks off, the 9-10 girls and 11-12 began GRPA state Thursday. In Sylvania: The 11-12 boys defeated Irwin County 9-4 and will play Jeff Davis Thursday at 10 a.m. Meanwhile in Madison: Shelton Dean, Katherine Purser, and Veronica Lee all went 5 for 5 as the 9-10 girls rolled over Herd County 28-8.
Gov. Deal speaks to high school students at VSU
Kentravious Monds spent two and a half weeks in the hospital after he was shot June 12th.
Hill, Burns named to study committee
Two of Effingham County's three state legislation delegation members have been picked to serve on the Joint Study Committee on Critical Infrastructure Funding.
Early voting begins June 30 for primary runoff election
Early voting for the primary runoff election starts June 30 and will continue through July 18 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday at the old gym on the corner of Fourth Street and Chesnutt Avenue.
Irwin County holds mini cheer camp
The Irwin County High School varsity football/competition cheerleaders held their annual summer Mini Cheer camp for ages 4-12.