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Panthers improve to 3-0 with Benedictine win

It's David Samuel's first year as Liberty's baseball coach and so far the coach and his squad are undefeated with a 3-0 record after winning 7-3 in Savannah on Monday against Benedictine.

March 11, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


BI Tigers lose to Wildcats, 7-5

Tiger baseball coach Rhett Hellgren summed up his squad's 0-5 record with one word, "performance." The Tigers took a 7-5 loss at home Saturday against Richmond Hill despite a second inning rally that brought in 4 runs and put the Tigers up by 1.

March 11, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Kiss-A-Pig Campaign starts

SAVANNAH - Rusakis Plaza came alive with the OlymPIG athletes parading on stage as this year's 17th annual Kiss-A-Pig Campaign kicked off Saturday.

March 11, 2009 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | Lifestyle


Panthers close out Johnson in 4

Starting the game down 0-1 after a homerun from the visiting team might intimidate some squads, but the Liberty County Panthers brushed the dirt off, rolled up their sleeves and drove in 10 points in the second inning. The Panthers closed the game in the fourth with a 16-1 rout over visiting Johnson High School on Thursday.

March 09, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Mat Rats head to state tournament

Pinning their way to more medals, eight of nine wrestlers from the Liberty County Recreation Department's Mat Rats wrestling team are on their way to their first state meet.

March 09, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Tigers split victories in soccer

The Bradwell Tigers boys soccer squad had a three-game week, traveling to Savannah Arts Academy on Monday, hosting Windsor Forest on Tuesday and battling Johnson High on the road on Thursday.

March 09, 2009 | Patty Leon SPorts editor | Sports


Panther track team takes first place

Liberty's track team had its second meet of the season against Beach High on Tuesday and ended with a first place overall finish.

March 09, 2009 | Patty Leon SPorts editor | Sports


Proposed coal plant threatens local waters

Although there's a lot of attention currently focused on Liberty County's proposed wastewater treatment facility at Tradeport East Industrial Center, members of the Ogeechee–Canoochee Riverkeepers organization say there's another area that also should be in the limelight - the Ogeechee and Canoochee Rivers.

March 09, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Outdoors/Recreation


Game Day for March 6, 2009

Today

March 06, 2009 | Staff report | Schedules/Stats/Rosters


One-point victory advances Tigers

It was full speed ahead Tuesday as the Bradwell Lady Tigers tipped-off against the Lady Lions of Luella High School at home for the Sweet 16 showdown. The match ended with everyone holding their breath and the Lady Tigers holding a 1-point advantage to win 57-56, sending them to the Elite Eight this weekend.

March 06, 2009 | Patty Leon SPorts editor | Sports


Tide, Panthers hoop seasons end

Liberty County and Long County high schools had the tough challenge of trying to make the Elite 8 by battling top seeded teams on the road Tuesday. Both teams ended a short of their goals as the Tide were defeated by the fighting Irish of Dublin 73-55 and the Panthers lost a close one to Westover High School losing 62-58.

March 06, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Panthers win 5-1 over Jenkins

After getting rained out for their first game against Houston County and postponing game two at Windsor Forest because of bad field conditions, the Liberty County Panthers finally opened the baseball season with a 5-1 win over Jenkins in Savannah on Tuesday.

March 06, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


Indians, Terrors defeat Tigers

Saturday's nasty weather didn't stop the Tiger baseball team from facing the Indians in Charlton County and they got tomahawked, 11-6.

March 06, 2009 | Patty Leon SPorts editor | Sports


FPCA wins state title second time

The First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders rode a perfect season all the way to their second consecutive state title in the GISA Class A division, beating Savannah rival Bethesda 77-63 Saturday afternoon in Milledgeville.

March 04, 2009 | Patty Leon SPorts editor | Sports


Panthers advance, head to Albany

Liberty County enters the Sweet 16 arena as the Panthers defeated Woodland Henry on Saturday night, 61-47, at home. The boys' squad is set to travel to Albany tonight to tip-off at 5:30 against region 1-AAA No. 1 ranked team, Westover High School.

March 04, 2009 | Patty Leon Sports editor | Sports


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Panthers drop 2 as playoffs draw closer

The Liberty County High School baseball team finished the regular season with losses at Savannah Christian and Portal.

April 27, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Bradwell splits with Brunswick to end regular season

Bradwell Institute split a baseball doubleheader with Brunswick on Thursday in Hinesville in its season finale.

April 27, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Lady Panthers clinch postseason spot

The Liberty County High School girls' soccer team has clinched a Class AAAA state-playoff spot, according to head coach Jarvis McArthur.

April 27, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


FPCA boys’, girls’ seniors recognized

First Presbyterian Christian Academy soccer players Joshua Khuns, MaKayla Alexander, Elise Letnaunchyn, Calvin Miclat and Demetrius Williams were recognized during the senior-night game against Frederica Academy on Tuesday at St. James Field.

April 27, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Despite surgery, former deputy improving

William Solomon, a former Liberty County deputy and current Georgia Ports Authority police officer, continues to make progress in his road to recovery after being struck by a tractor-trailer March 2.

April 22, 2015 | By Patty Leon | Local news


Liberty tennis teams earn state berths

Liberty County High School's tennis teams placed third in the Region 3-AAAA playoffs to earn spots in this week's state tournaments.

April 22, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Willie Graham retiring from education

After serving as an educator and administrator for almost four decades, Liberty County High School assistant principal and varsity boys' basketball coach Willie Graham has decided to call it a day.

April 20, 2015 | By Patty Leon | Education


Liberty County officer’s quick response cited

It's not the kind of call any officer wants to receive.

April 20, 2015 | Patty Leon | Local news


‘A good time for me to go ahead and retire’

After serving as an educator and administrator for almost four decades, Liberty County High School assistant principal and varsity boys' basketball coach Willie Graham has decided to call it a day.

April 20, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Tiger taking baseball skills to Albany State University

Bradwell Institute baseball player Stephen Felton signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Albany State University Wednesday at BI's media center.

April 20, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Tigers split games with Brunswick

The Bradwell Institute Tigers split victories in a cross-region doubleheader in Brunswick Thursday.

April 20, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Highlanders take down David Emanuel

First Presbyterian Christian Academy had a huge win over David Emanuel Academy Tuesday on the diamond in Stillmore. The Highlander boys followed up that performance with a come-from-behind win Friday at home against Twiggs Academy.

April 20, 2015 | Patty Leon | Sports


Kirk Center loses United Way funding

The United Way of the Coastal Empire's Liberty County Office has allocated and disbursed its 2015 funds to several local nonprofit agencies, but the Kirk Healing Center was not one of the recipients.

April 20, 2015 | By Patty Leon | Local news


Tomatoes on attack against cancer

In 1978, the low-budget science-fiction film "Attack of the Killer Tomatoes" was a hit among young moviegoers. The film was a spoof on the horror and sci-fi genre movies of that time and featured monstrous tomatoes revolting against humans, killing them off one by one.

April 19, 2015 | By Patty Leon | Living well


Convict re-entry program nearly ready

Faith-based groups, businesses and members of the public from eastern Liberty County had a chance to learn about a proposed prison re-entry program during a meeting Monday at Wilderness Baptist Church in Midway.

April 15, 2015 | By Patty Leon | Local news


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