Dr. Bailey Alford is joining Effingham Health System as its first, full-time, pediatric physician.
Effingham County commissioners agreed to settle a zoning lawsuit for $1.5 million, saying if they had gone to trial this week they might have had to pay $5 million to $10 million.
ATLANTA — Rookie Lucas Sims pitched three-hit ball over six innings and the Atlanta Braves scored on a crazy play that took three rundowns in 4-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night.
For the first time, my four oldest grandchildren are going to school.
Losing the Volvo plant to South Carolina two years ago was a tough pill to swallow, but the experience also produced some positives for economic development in the region.
City officials are looking to revitalize a high-traffic stretch of road that divides an area of increasing investment and one of Savannah’s most impoverished communities.
“Historic statues should not be destroyed. They should be moved to a museum.”
CLEVELAND — Kyrie Irving was tired of being teammates with LeBron James.
Residents, utility representatives and public officials are working together to bring a crucial piece of infrastructure to a pair of unincorporated communities tucked just outside Tybee Island city limits.
NEW YORK — Three-time Tony Award-winning book writer Thomas Meehan, best known for transforming the Little Orphan Annie cartoon strip into the smash Broadway musical “Annie,” has died at age 88.
FLOWERY BRANCH — Matt Ryan can serve as a tour guide when the Atlanta Falcons have their first practice at their new Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Friday.
DETROIT — Sailors with ties to Michigan and Illinois are among 10 who are missing after a U.S. warship collided with an oil tanker in Southeast Asia.
Downtown residents on Tuesday said farewell to a live oak tree that stood on West Oglethorpe Avenue for more than 100 years.
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Jenkins High football coach Jason Cameron knew he had a gifted receiver to work with in Tyrone Scott two years ago, when Scott first made an impact with the Warriors.
LAS VEGAS — Conor McGregor’s improbable challenge of Floyd Mayweather Jr. could be seen by a staggering 50 million people in the United States as fans and the curious gather in small and large parties.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s plan to end America’s longest war and eliminate Afghanistan’s rising extremist threat involves sending up to 3,900 additional U.S. troops, senior officials said Tuesday. The first deployments could take place within days.
Garden City officials this week kickstarted a new three-year plan to keep the pay of city employees competitive.
A Chatham County jail inmate on Tuesday denied telling police that a man on trial for murder admitted details of the slaying to him in a jailhouse conversation — and then blamed drug use for his video admissions to police.
McLEAN, Va. — Forty years ago he was a Ku Klux Klan “wizard,” burning crosses on black families’ lawns. Now, after decades as a Catholic priest, he’s coming forward about his past.