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Region champs polish off Pirates

Region champs polish off Pirates

Effingham County completed a regular season-endiing sweep of Brunswick on Friday, beating the Pirates 5-4 at Rebel Field in Springfield. » Read More
Mustangs lock up home playoff game

Mustangs lock up home playoff game

GUYTON -- The South Effingham Mustangs played like they had a plane to catch -- or maybe a lengthy bus ride to avoid. » Read More

Alumna partners with Georgia Southern to enhance ECCA student experiences

As director of scientific research at Effingham College and Career Academy (ECCA), Georgia Southern University alumna Michelle Thompson, Ed.D., ('00,'05,'11) is constantly ... » Read More
South Effingham boys move into second round

South Effingham boys move into second round

GUYTON -- The persistent wind that howled across its courts wasn't the only thing that created turbulence for South Effingham's boys tennis team Thursday. » Read More

Huddle House offers deal to benefit Navigator Team

Huddle House of Rincon is slated to conduct a fundraiser for the Effingham County Navigator Team on Tuesday in observance of Autism Awareness Month. » Read More
Mustangs skin Gators

Mustangs skin Gators

The South Effingham Mustangs took the lead right out of the chute and cruised to an 8-3 Region 2-AAAAA baseball win over Ware County in ... » Read More
Effingham County clinches baseball crown

Effingham County clinches baseball crown

Effingham County rallied for three sixth-inning runs en route to a 6-3 road victory over Brunswick on Wednesday. The comeback propelled the Rebels to the ... » Read More
Rebels advance to Sweet 16 in boys tennis

Rebels advance to Sweet 16 in boys tennis

SPRINGFIELD -- The Effingham County Rebels are one step away from their goal. » Read More
HYPE enhances future of Effingham County youths

HYPE enhances future of Effingham County youths

GUYTON - The vision of HYPE (Helping Young People Excel) Outreach Ministries is to keep children focused on productive things. » Read More
South Effingham girls maintain perfection

South Effingham girls maintain perfection

GUYTON -- It's a "Sweet 16" for South Effingham's girls tennis team. » Read More
South Effingham girls kick Wayne County

South Effingham girls kick Wayne County

GUYTON -- A new attitude resulted in a winning altitude for the South Effingham girls soccer team. » Read More
Mustangs claim Region 2-AAAAA boys soccer title

Mustangs claim Region 2-AAAAA boys soccer title

GUYTON -- Jaydon Parrish went from having "a bad day at the office" to employee of the month. » Read More

Morris Multimedia sells newspapers in north Georgia to new company

Charles H. Morris Sr., CEO and president of Morris Multimedia Inc. (MMI) announced Sunday the sale of The Times and The Poultry Times to his ... » Read More
Registration deadline looming

Registration deadline looming

The deadline to vote in the May 22 general primary and non-partisan general election is April 23. » Read More
Effingham County eclipses Brunswick

Effingham County eclipses Brunswick

The Effingham County Rebels emerged as the victors in a game dominated by strong pitching Monday night. » Read More
Ware County holds off South Effingham

Ware County holds off South Effingham

A four-run third inning propelled the Ware County Gators to a 7-6 Region 2-AAAAAA baseball victory over South Effingham in Guyton on Monday. » Read More

BULLETIN: DRT America to finalize siren commissioning project Tuesday

DRT America, located at the Governor Treutlen Industrial Site, will be finalizing the facility siren commissioning project Tuesday at 10 a.m. » Read More
'Ray On My Mind' slated at Mars Theatre

'Ray On My Mind' slated at Mars Theatre

SPRINGFIELD - Augusta native Kenny Brawner will take the Mars Theatre stage as another famous Georgia native, Ray Charles, on April 28 at 8 p.m. » Read More
Lady Rebels to host first-round state playoff game

Lady Rebels to host first-round state playoff game

SPRINGFIELD - The Effingham County Lady Rebels are breathing rarefied air these days. » Read More
Vincent no-hits Tigers as Rebels win shortened game

Vincent no-hits Tigers as Rebels win shortened game

Effingham County's Blake Vincent tossed a four-inning no-hitter in a 17-0 rout of Bradwell Institute in Hinesville on Friday. » Read More
Volunteers gather to collect Ebenezer Creek litter

Volunteers gather to collect Ebenezer Creek litter

RINCON -- It wasn't a perfect picture but it was close. » Read More
Olde Effingham Festival offers historic glimpse of county

Olde Effingham Festival offers historic glimpse of county

SPRINGFIELD -- Even though the annual occasion to "spring forward" in time occurred only a few weeks ago, Effingham County is going to "fall back" -- actually ... » Read More
South Effingham slams Brunswick

South Effingham slams Brunswick

Devin Stefanski socked two hits and knocked in four runs to power South Effingham to a 7-3 baseball win over the Brunswick Pirates in Brunswick ... » Read More
Rebels' Johnson, Elenbaas powerful 1-2 pitching punch

Rebels' Johnson, Elenbaas powerful 1-2 pitching punch

SPRINGFIELD - The impact of Ethan Johnson and Avery Elenbaas' microscopic ERAs is easy to see. » Read More
Streaking Stokes, Rebels tame Tigers

Streaking Stokes, Rebels tame Tigers

SPRINGFIELD - It was a surprising turn of events. » Read More
Lady Mustangs falter

Lady Mustangs falter

South Effingham's girls soccer team lost 3-1 at Statesboro on Tuesday. » Read More
Introduction to soccer

Introduction to soccer

The Effingham YMCA's youth soccer season is under way. Coach Toni Oxford's 4-and-under team underwent its initial practice Friday at Grace Community Church. » Read More
Mustangs torpedo Pirates

Mustangs torpedo Pirates

Despite getting just two hits, the South Effingham Mustangs turned back the Brunswick Pirates in a non-region baseball game in Guyton Tuesday night. » Read More

Hospital board meeting announced

The Effingham Hospital Inc. Board of Directors will meet in regular session April 24 at 7:15 p.m. in the Kieffer Hall community room ... » Read More
Rebels slip past Tigers in extra innings

Rebels slip past Tigers in extra innings

After working overtime in Hinesville, the Effingham County Rebels got paid with a 5-1 victory over Bradwell Institute on Monday. » Read More
Alderman provides update on Springfield happenings

Alderman provides update on Springfield happenings

SPRINGFIELD - Don't be fooled by Springfield's sleepy appearance. Its government officials are alert and looking for ways to improve the city. » Read More

Political novice Tippins taking on familiar faces in gubernatorial race

RINCON - A former championship swimmer has jumped into Georgia's political pool. » Read More

Olde Effingham Day Festival approaching

The Historic Effingham Society will hold its annual Olde Effingham Day Festival on April 21 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. » Read More

Family Promise yard sale, bake sale set April 28

Family Promise of Effingham will conduct a dedication service on April 28 at 8:30 a.m. at its new location at 2160 Hwy 21 ... » Read More

Ebenezer Creek cleanup slated Saturday

Savannah Riverkeeper has scheduled a cleanup event on scenic Ebenezer Creek for Saturday at 9 a.m. at Tommy Long Boat Landing, 158 Tommy Long ... » Read More
Red Terrors torment Rebels

Red Terrors torment Rebels

Glynn Academy raced to a 7-0 first-inning lead en route to a 12-3 Region 2-AAAAAA baseball victory over Effingham County in Brunswick on Friday. » Read More
Pollett new Exchange Club member

Pollett new Exchange Club member

During an Exchange Club of Effingham County meeting at Renasant Bank in Springfield on Thursday, Branden Pollet (left) was installed as a member by Pete ... » Read More
Mustangs surge past Blue Devils in late innings

Mustangs surge past Blue Devils in late innings

GUYTON -- South Effingham coach John DeRing frequently uses "resilient" to describe his baseball team. Wednesday's game against Statesboro was a perfect example of why ... » Read More
Rahn slaps game-winning hit for Rebels

Rahn slaps game-winning hit for Rebels

SPRINGFIELD -- Jordan Rahn's RBI-single in the seventh inning lifted the Effingham County Rebels to a 4-3 victory over Glynn Academy on Wednesday. Rahn's ... » Read More
Opportunities abound in 4-H

Opportunities abound in 4-H

SPRINGFIELD - Few youth organizations feature a wider door of opportunity than 4-H. » Read More

Effingham County road repairs slated

SPRINGFIELD -- Starting Wednesday, Effingham County will proceed with its scheduled roadway repairs of Courthouse Extension. The repairs could go through Saturday. » Read More
Berryville's heart still beating

Berryville's heart still beating

BERRYVILLE - Most of the buildings from its heyday nearly a century ago are totally gone. Those that remain are crumbling. » Read More
South Effingham on region roll

South Effingham on region roll

The South Effingham Mustangs earned their fourth straight Region 2-AAAAA baseball victory Monday, winning 9-5 at Statesboro. » Read More
Effingham County maintains hot baseball pace

Effingham County maintains hot baseball pace

The Effingham County Rebels are speeding to the finish line of the regular baseball season. » Read More
Investigators seeking help to ID fraud suspects

Investigators seeking help to ID fraud suspects

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office Investigative Unit is seeking the public's assistance in identifying two suspects involved in defrauding an Effingham County resident ... » Read More
Merle Norman changes hands

Merle Norman changes hands

RINCON - Mary Jane Brinson didn't just pass the proverbial torch to Tiffany Writch. She passed her the mascara, lipstick, toner, cleanser and the rest ... » Read More
Marlow students run to assist school's PTO

Marlow students run to assist school's PTO

GUYTON - Even though Thursday's event at Marlow Elementary School was dubbed the "Fun Run," its participants enjoyed jumping, gyrating and cheering, too. Plus, they ... » Read More
Lady Rebels hang tough against top-ranked team

Lady Rebels hang tough against top-ranked team

SPRINGFIELD -- Glynn Academy's girls soccer team maintained its grip on its lofty rankings despite having its hands full with Effingham County on Thursday. » Read More
Tallent receives state telehealth honor

Tallent receives state telehealth honor

Joe Tallent, MHA, Community and Operations coordinator at Effingham Health System was named the Telehealth Coordinator of the Year at the 9th Annual Georgia Partnership ... » Read More
Mustangs mash Phoenix in doubleheader

Mustangs mash Phoenix in doubleheader

The South Effingham Mustangs swept New Hampstead's Phoenix 7-1 and 8-2 in a Region 2-AAAAA baseball doubleheader in Guyton on Thursday. » Read More


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