Georgia film studio delivers high drama, few results a year after breaking ground on $90 million complex

...to the middlebrow suburbs of Effingham County last summer, when the company...John Henry, the CEO of the Effingham County Industrial Development Authority...a huge deal for neighboring Effingham County.Most residents commute to outlying...

McDuffie hires ex-Effingham administrator

SPRINGFIELD, Ga. -- Former Effingham County Administrator David Crawley has taken a job with...position with the county.He was forced out of his Effingham County job in May of 2013 by three commissioners amid controversy...

Georgia lets expire 15-year ban on using coastal aquifer to stash river water for droughts

...in our area and contaminated the Floridan aquifer," Pete Peterson, who has his own well-drilling business in Effingham County outside Savannah, said last week during a legislative study committee hearing on the issue at Jekyll Island...

The reporter who made a mistake

...weeks. I'm not sure how many people remember Don, who lived near Guyton and also covered the news for a time in Effingham County. But I do. And for now, I choose to remember the good parts. After all, none of us is perfect. And, whatever...

Appeals court hears Ga. pothole case

...Georgia Court of Appeals has upheld a decision by an Effingham County judge in a lawsuit over a pothole.Theron and Dana Davis sued the Effingham County Board of Commissioners, Sheriff Jimmy McDuffie...

Erinn Elizabeth Newman - Justin Shane Beasley

...Mr. and Mrs. Richard Rivera, and the late Robert Beasley Sr., all of Savannah, Ga. He is a 2007 graduate of Effingham County High School, and a 2010 graduate of Ogeechee Technical College. Justin is employed by Daniel Defense as a CNC Machine...

Parents, grandmother charged in child death

...face charges related to the death of a 5-month-old girl in Effingham County.Summer Shelley, 19, of Bloomingdale, is charged with felony...of a law enforcement officer.The three were all booked in the Effingham County Jail.

Georgia Power rate hike approved, costing average customer $100 a year by 2016

...cleaner renewable energy sources, such as wind. Among the facilities targeted for upgrades is Plant McIntosh in Effingham County."We are thankful that the PSC recognized that Georgia Power's solar analysis was flawed and would hurt Georgia families...

Georgia county sees record $4 million verdict

SPRINGFIELD, Ga. -- An Effingham County State Court jury has awarded $4 million to a Maryland man...over the time period would only amount to about $200,000.Effingham County Superior Clerk of Court Elizabeth Hursey confirmed Wednesday...

Tuesday's high school results

...Leading hitters: Evans?Garrett Wilkinson 2 for 3, Bryce Harrison 2 for 4.Records: Evans 5-0. Next: Evans at Effingham County, 6 p.m. Friday.GROVETOWN 9, HEPHZIBAH 0Hephzibah 000 000 0 ? 0 4 2Grovetown 200 142 x ? 9 5 0Hayden Harris...