The Panthers hit the road into Bear country and came home victorious against a tall and, up until then, undefeated Burke County team.
The Warriors from Tattnall County came into the Panthers' arena and waged a hard battle before falling behind by nine points to give the home team their second-straight victory.
The Lady Panthers added another win Tuesday night against the Lady Tattnall Warriors in a 71-19 victory. This gives them a 4-1 record as they prepare for a true test of regional competition tonight when they travel to Burke County and take on the Lady Bears.
A fugitive from the Georgia Department of Corrections was apprehended without incident around 10:40 p.m. Thursday.
The Tattnall County Warriors rolled into the Tigers Den Tuesday evening and were unable to tame the Tiger or Lady Tigers basketball teams.
The Liberty County Panthers had their first home game of the season Saturday night against the McIntosh Academy Buccaneers and the men and women rebounded from their Friday losses to hand the Buccaneers two solid defeats.
The Panthers were handed two losses Friday night as the Beach High Bulldogs capitalized on their defense and outshot the men and women's basketball teams. The Panthers fell to 1-2 while the Lady Panthers suffered their first loss of the season and stand at 2-1.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy had their home opener Monday night against the Lady and Men Minutemen of Glennville Christian Academy.
It's hard to find something to celebrate after a disappointing loss to your state rival and the firing of your head coach. But for one Hinesville family, it was an honor to celebrate their son's performance for the last four years as a Yellow Jacket.
Liberty County Sheriff's detectives are investigating an alleged rape that occurred between 7 and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14, in an area just behind Midway Middle School.
Roughly 8,000 to 10,000 Coastal Electric Cooperative customers and 750 Georgia Power customers were left without electricity for a brief period Tuesday morning when a transformer caught fire at the Georgia Power sub-station in Midway.
The Liberty County Panthers men's basketball season is set to begin with one goal in mind - the state finals.
Another battle of the big cats takes place tonight as the Bradwell Tigers head into hostile Wildcats territory to face Valdosta High. It is the first round of AAAAA playoffs as the number three seed 3-AAAAA Tigers meet the number 2 seed 1-AAAAA Valdosta.
Hundreds of people stood in line Thursday morning anticipating the grand opening of Hinesville's newest department store, Peebles.
The Liberty County Panthers started their basketball season Tuesday and Wednesday at the 30th annual Joe Greene Tip-Off Tournament in Savannah.
It's the start of a new era for the First Presbyterian Christian Academy boys' varsity basketball team - and it's off to a successful start.
The Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame will be inducting five new members during its annual banquet at 7 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Dorchester Civic Center. In today's Courier we introduce the last two inductees.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy will start its basketball season Monday, visiting Coastal Home School in Pembroke.
Five new members will be inducted to the Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame during its annual banquet at 7 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Dorchester Village Civic Center. Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased at the Liberty County Recreation Department. Tickets must be purchased in advance and will not be sold the night of the event.
As the basketball season starts up, there are several local high-school graduates to keep an eye on at the collegiate level.
A boys' basketball game between Liberty County and Bradwell Institute is one of the biggest draws in Hinesville high-school sports.
In a packed-to-capacity Bradwell gym Friday, the Liberty County Lady Panthers went on a big second-half run to get past the Bradwell Lady Tigers, 57-28.
Bradwell Institute will open its regular basketball season tonight by hosting crosstown rival Liberty County High School.
Former Liberty County High School football players and brothers Trier, Aaron and Jovan Bennett are helping the Tuskegee University Golden Tigers make history this weekend.
Liberty High School's football team, known for putting up triple digits in rushing per game, was held to 73 total yards on the ground in its 27-7 loss last Friday at Westover High School in Albany.
Liberty County High School's girls' and boys' basketball teams continued their winning ways Saturday at the Southside Classic Tournament in Savannah.
The Liberty County High School basketball teams got a jump start on the regular season Friday and Saturday by competing in the Southside Classic Tournament at Windsor Forest High School.
Liberty County High School managed one defensive touchdown in the first quarter of play Friday before being denied any other scoring opportunity in a 27-7 loss in Albany to Westover High in the first round of the state playoffs.
Liberty County High School's football team accomplished its first goal of the season - earning a spot in the Georgia High School Association Class AAAA state tournament.
The end of high-school football's regular season came last week, and while Liberty County will see some action in the playoffs, all three local prep teams did well statistically - with some even climbing the state rankings.