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VIDEO: 2015 Miss Effingham County Fair Queen crowned

2014 Miss Effingham County Melissa Davis and 2015 Miss Ilinois County Fair Queen Sadie Gassman...

VIDEO: Bill Jones remembered during Society Horse Barn dedication

During Sunday's dedication of the renovated Society Horse Barn, Effingham County Fair Board Presi...

VIDEO: Car show at the Effingham County Fair
VIDEO: Last Day at Helen Matthes LIbrary

Some of Helen Matthes' youngest patrons attended their final Story Time at the library Friday mor...

Race Across America interviews
VIDEO: Response to Vandalia building collapse

No one was injured when a roof collapsed into a building in downtown Vandalia early Tuesday, seve...

Hurricane Katrina in Biloxi, MS.
Police: Teen trio tortured Texas tortoises

The FBI is now one of many agencies investigating the torture and killing of at least two protect...

EDN VIDEO: A night at the Edgewood Country Opry

The cover story in the Effingham Life magazine that delivers with your Effingham Daily News on Au...

What happens when you get heat stroke? - Douglas J. Casa
Iowa teachers mark 'One Day More' before students' return with flash mob performance

Many kids dread the first day back at school. We have television commercials, films and sitcoms t...

'Less-Lethal' Weapons Attract New Interest

Amid a string of deadly police shootings that have sparked outrage and protests across the countr...