posted on 2016-12-03 @ 10:33 AM
Bill Lobb, crossing guard for South Side School, waves at people driving on Fourth Street. He loves waving, hoping it brightens their day.
Crossing guard brings joy by waving at drivers
By Danielle TadlockNews Report Staff
Nothing says ho...read more
posted on 2016-12-03 @ 10:02 AM
The Kull family is looking forward to Simon joining them. Pictured (left to right) are Emma, Caroline, Andrew (holding a picture of Simon), Becky, Steve, Meredith and Lydia.
Kull family close to being able to bring Simon home
By Danielle T...read more
posted on 2016-12-03 @ 10:01 AM
FACE to perform annual Christmas Concert
The Fine Arts County of Effingham’s annual Christmas Concert will be held Sunday at Cornerstone Christian Church in Effingham.
This is the 33rd year that FACE has presented the Christmas Conce...read more
posted on 2016-12-03 @ 09:59 AM
Library to host memoir writing group
A memoir writing group will meet at the Effingham Public Library on Tuesday, Dec. 6 at 1 p.m. in the Luttrell Room.
Focused on writing about their life story for their family and friends or just for the...read more
posted on 2016-12-03 @ 09:55 AM
The Effingham County Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon cutting for It's Almost Home.
Chamber conducts ribbon cutting at It’s Almost Home
The Effingham County Chamber of Commerce celebrates the opening of new businesses, expa...read more
posted on 2016-12-03 @ 09:54 AM
Ballard Nature Center schedules December events
Ballard Nature Center has scheduled some special programs in December.
•Making Handmade Ornaments – Monday, Dec. 5 at 6 p.m. This program is for age 3 through adult. The cost is $2...read more
posted on 2016-12-03 @ 09:48 AM
Bloemer accepted into vet school
Megan Bloemer, the daughter of Paul and Sandy Bloemer, has been accepted to the University of Illinois - College of Veterinary Medicine.
Admission to the college – one of only 30 veteri...read more