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Heading Down The Home Stretch

Week seven of the prep football season is here and the action is getting to the point in the 2013 season where each game is crucial. Football teams are heading down the home stretch in anticipation...

October 9, 2013

Hubei Xingfa Chemicals Group Coming to Effingham County

Governor Nathan Deal just announced that a leading phosphate and fine chemical products producer will be opening its U.S. headquarters and manufacturing plant in Effingham County. Hubei Xingfa...

August 23, 2013

Effingham County Mega-Studio Moves Forward

The Effingham County Industrial Authority has approved a bond resolution for the industrial development bonds associated with the Medient Studios project. The up to $300 million in bonds are for...

June 21, 2013

Major New Movie Studio Near Savannah to Create 1,200 Jobs

Medient Studios has announced plans to build a new $90 million movie studio in Effingham County near Savannah, GA. The Effingham County Industrial Development Authority unanimously approved a...

March 19, 2013

Region Champs Climb In Polls, Eye Playoffs

The playoffs are upon us and a few of the polls became a jumbled mess after some upsets in various region tournaments. The dilemma always seems to be just to punish a team for losing in the region...

February 22, 2012

Undefeated Parkview Girls Jump In Polls

Norcross took a bit of a tumble in the girls Class AAAAA rankings after falling twice last week. North Gwinnett defeated Norcross for the region's No. 1 seed and moved up to No. 3. The top four teams...

February 14, 2012

Buford Up, Mill Creek Down In Latest Polls

The top three teams in Class AAAAA have not changed, but the action picks up after that. Tift County wrapped up the regular season region championship over the weekend and moved up to No. 4. North...

February 7, 2012

Alpharetta Girls Move Up In Hoops Rankings

If there was any doubt as to whether Norcross would struggle all season long, the Blue Devils pulled out a nice victory in the Hilton Invitational Saturday to continue a recent hot streak and move...

January 24, 2012