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Suspect killed during traffic stop

March 24, 2010 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | Public Safety


Dixie stables hosts spring show

Well-dressed riders and their groomed horses lined up under sunny skies last Saturday for the 32nd annual Dixie Stables Spring Horse Show in Allenhurst. According to Dixie Stables owner Lynn Pace, "saddle seat" riders from across southeast Georgia gathered for the event.

March 24, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Panthers close out Bears 12-0 in five innings

Looking to start fresh and turn their 3-6 season around, the Panthers baseball team traveled to Burke County on Saturday where the Liberty boys beat the Bears 12-0 in five innings.

March 24, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Undefeated Yellow Jackets beat Tigers 12-0

When an undefeated team like the Wayne County Yellow Jackets are set to play a baseball game, it's a safe bet the squad's opponent knows what it's up against. On Monday, Bradwell Institute faced the Jackets on the diamond, and although the Tigers held them down early on, Wayne County pulled out a 12-0 victory to remain undefeated.

March 24, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Highlanders honor players at banquet

The First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders basketball teams gathered for a banquet last Thursday at Western Sizzlin' in Hinesville. They celebrated a successful basketball season, during which the Lady Highlanders won the region tournament and made it to the second round of state, and the boys won their third straight state title.

March 24, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Kings rule All-Star roster despite loss

Sunday's All-Star matchup at Savannah State University pitted the best basketball players from the north and south ends of Georgia against each other. For a few Hinesville players, though, the game was also a reunion. Six players on the south team had all played together before as members of the South Georgia Kings.

March 24, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Panther tees up for Shorter

Ben Floyd will be hitting the links in Rome as the senior penned his name to a scholarship to become an Eagle and play golf at Shorter College Friday morning.

March 22, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Panthers lose to Braves

Despite a tough battle, the boys and girls of Liberty's soccer teams came up one and three goals short, respectively, Friday. The Panther girls lost 2-1 and the boys lost 3-0 against the Baldwin Braves at Donell Woods Stadium.

March 22, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Panthers drubbed

West Laurens showed their batting ability Friday as the Raiders baseball team chalked up a 20-6 win against the Liberty County Panthers.

March 22, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


15U Rebels take USBA Classic tourney

The 15U St. James Coastal Crew Rebels won their first tournament at the USBA Classic in Florence, S.C., on March 13

March 22, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Brunson brothers nab top spots for Team Hinesville

Team Hinesville weightlifters and brothers Mack and Dominique Brunson placed first and second, respectively, at the 2010 USA Weightlifting National Junior Championships in Rochester, Minn., the last weekend in February.

March 19, 2010 | Patty Leon | Sports


Boys, girls drop first region games against Jenkins

Bradwell's soccer teams hit their first region road blocks after the Jenkins Warriors defeated both squads Tuesday in Savannah.

March 19, 2010 | Patty Leon | Sports


Guyton’s sports festival draws crowd, thrills kids

As part of the first-ever annual Gary Guyton Sports Festival, area children competed in an "Amazing Race" on Friday afternoon and learned the fundamentals of football, cheerleading, dance and basketball Saturday. The event drew hundreds of children and families to Bradwell Institute where the former BI Tiger-turned-NFL pro got reacquainted with the community in which he grew up.

March 17, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Rebels Tip-Off Classic schedule

The St. James Coastal Crew Rebels will have their Tip-Off Classic Tournament at the St. James Sports Center on March 20. Admission is free.

March 17, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


‘Amazing’ way to give back

The sun came out long enough Friday afternoon for participants to put their bodies and minds to the test in an "Amazing Race"-style competition that pitted teams of students and community members against former BI Tiger and current NFL linebacker Gary Guyton and his friends. The challenge kicked off the first-ever Gary Guyton Sports Festival, held Friday and Saturday at Bradwell Institute.

March 15, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


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Reward offered in shooting death of horse

The founder of Second Chances Equine Rescue is determined to find out what happened to her beloved gelding, Sebastian.

February 19, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | Local news


School board fracas continues

A dispute between members of the Liberty County Board of Education has gone to social media and beyond, with allegations having been lodged with the ...

February 19, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


Bond reduced in sex assault case

Former Long County High School Assistant Band Director Michael Loredo had his bond reduced to $35,000 on Thursday during a hearing before Long County ...

February 16, 2017 | By Patty Leon Coastal Courier | Local news


Tensions rise at BOE meeting surrounding legal matters

Things got heated at a special meeting of the Liberty County Board of Education Tuesday at 4 p.m. and the controversy carried over into ...

February 16, 2017 | Patty Leon | News


Search over for missing teen

UPDATE: According to Jack Graves Sr., Gwendolyn Bugg's grandfather, the young girl was found and is safe back home.

February 15, 2017 | Patty Leon | News


'Hatchet man of Hinesville' arrested again

Five months after being released from a 20 year prison sentence on an assault conviction, Calvin Leon Nelson was arrested this week in Long County ...

February 10, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Local news


Flipping out over Filipino

I was pleasantly surprised the other day driving into work.

February 09, 2017 | By Patty Leon | LIBERTY LIFE


Ameris Bank says there was no impropriety in bid process

James Rogers, market president of Ameris Bank in Hinesville, said the bank obeyed the letter of the law and Liberty County School Board policy when ...

February 06, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


Re-entry group needs more housing

The Liberty County Re-Entry Coalition is seeking reentry housing partners to help them serve recently released and paroled prisoners who return to the Liberty County ...

February 06, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Local news


Authorities find missing man

UPDATE: Larry "Tony" Thompson has been located unharmed. He is safe and back with family.

February 03, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


Police get boy out of tree

Showing there is much more to their jobs than just chasing bad guys, Hinesville Police Officers rescued a young boy stuck in a tree Thursday ...

February 02, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Local news


Police seek suspects in troubling case

The Hinesville Police Department is seeking out the suspect or suspects responsible for entering and vandalizing the vehicle of a Hinesville man Sunday.

February 01, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


Family coping with loss of pet killed by pit bulls

The holidays were all but ruined for Marvis Robinson and her family.

February 01, 2017 | By Patty Leon Coastal Courier | Local news


Convicted killer to be sentencing in a month

The man who shot and killed aspiring Macon area rap artist Markese "Pain City" Mahone was found guilty of murder and criminal attempt to commit ...

January 30, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Public Safety


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