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Hurricanes to host Middle Georgia Pitbulls tomorrow

The Hinesville Hurricanes semi-professional football team will host the Middle Georgia Pitbulls at 7 p.m. tomorrow. The squad is dedicating the game to Dakarai Thompkins, a Hinesville toddler who died Wednesday from injuries sustained Sunday when he was struck by a driver who now faces a DUI and other charges.

July 09, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Lady Rebels headed to Super Showcase

This season was the first time the St. James Coastal Crew Rebels organized a Lady Rebels program, comprised of two newly formed squads. The players range in age from high school juniors and younger. According to junior girls coach Mike Brown, both squads have made impressive progress. Brown's team recently was honored with an invitation to this weekend's 2010 AAU Super Showcase in Orlando, Fla.

July 09, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


McRae makes an impact in Tennessee

Former Liberty County Panther basketball standout Jordan McRae arrived in Knoxville, Tenn., at the end of May and already the incoming University of Tennessee freshman's name has appeared in print. He's making a name for himself in his new community.

July 09, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Brunson represents Team Hinesville in Calif.

Team Hinesville Weightlifting was able to send only one competitor to the 2010 National School Age Weightlifting Championships in Foster City, Calif., but Dominic Brunson shone as he represented the local community, placing second overall at the meet.

July 07, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Team We Run It track athletes keep busy

The track athletes of team We Run It, who understand it takes endurance and continuous training to maintain a competitive edge, have participated in three meets to date.

July 02, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Best things: Musical influences

Last October, Midway native James Barrett boosted his musical career when he signed a contract with Low Country Management, Low Country Warriors Record Inc., in Atlanta.

June 30, 2010 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | News


Jones takes first at championship meet

LCHS Lady Panther Jana Jones placed first in the discus throw at the 2010 Georgia High School Association state track with a toss of 123 feet, 8 inches earlier this year. Last weekend, Jones hit another milestone when she placed first in shot put at the Junior Olympics Georgia Association Championships meet in Atlanta.

June 28, 2010 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | Sports


Long 12U All-Stars split tourney games

The 12-and-under Long County All-Star baseball team competed in the sub-district tournament last Monday in Pooler, netting a win and a loss.

June 28, 2010 | By Mike Riddle correspondent | Sports


Tigers 2-1 at passing league camp

The Bradwell Tigers football team went 2-1 at its first passing league scrimmage June 17 at Duval Henderson Park in Richmond Hill.

June 28, 2010 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | Sports


Panthers chase down the heat

The dog days of summer are approaching and temperatures have been hovering in the high 90s recently, making outdoor activities unpleasant. But to the Liberty County High School Panther football players, the heat is mild compare to what they'll face in a few weeks. The returning players and rookies officially begin practice around Aug. 2.

June 28, 2010 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | Sports


'Canes to host Flying Raiders

Last season, the Flying Raiders of Columbia, S.C., busted the Hurricanes' dreams of a championship by downing the local semi-professional football team, 28-6, in the semi-final game. On Saturday night, the Hinesville team will have an opportunity to avenge the loss when they host the Raiders at 7 p.m. at Long Bell Stadium.

June 25, 2010 | By Patty Leon | Sports


Father’s Day Knockout wows crowd

FORT STEWART - Spectators packed Fort Stewart's Newman Gym on Saturday night, eager to see a live mixed martial arts fight. Emcee Duke Oursler kicked off the Father's Day Knockout event by introducing the first fighters to the crowd of nearly 500 men, women and children, many of whom had never seen a live MMA match.

June 23, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Event draws family crowd

FORT STEWART - Soldiers, civilians, children and adults infiltrated Fort Stewart's Newman Gym on Saturday for the Father's Day Knockout, many eager to see a good fight. Others, however, saw the event as an opportunity to bond with family members.

June 23, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Cat Walk grows to 67 BI athletes

When Bradwell Institute football coach Jeff Miller started working on the school's new Tigers' Walk of Fame he had six former BI Tiger athletes' posters on the wall. But when Miller, along with the athletic department and school administration, started digging up names of past student athletes they made a discovery which made them change the name to The Cat Walk.

June 21, 2010 | Patty Leon | Sports


Johnson makes all-tournament team

The 17U St. James Coastal Crew Rebels traveled to Duke University during Memorial Day weekend to play in this year's Bob Gibbons Tournament of Champions where Rebel Jordan Johnson flourished. He earned an all-tournament team honor and was the tournament's top scorer.

June 18, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


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Murder suspect arrested in Long County

Kenny Jernigan, who is suspected in a fatal home invasion in Pierce County, was arrested in Long County Monday.

December 12, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Public Safety


Convicted felon sentenced to 30 years

Randall Joey Futch Jr., was sentenced to 30 years in prison Monday by Liberty County Superior Court Judge Paul Rose.

December 11, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


Long County team wins state rec crown

The Long County 8U All-Star football team won the Georgia Parks and Recreation Class C state title Sunday, beating Dooley County 39-24.

December 11, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Sports


Bus crash under investigation

Members of the Georgia State Patrol, Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team remain in Hinesville investigating the cause of Tuesday's fatal bus crash in the Gum ...

December 09, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


Ground broken on new East End clinic

After years of planning and development the new Liberty Regional Medical Associates Primary Care Midway Campus is under construction.

December 09, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


LCSO investigate bomb threat at Chemtall

The Liberty County Sheriff's Office responded to a bomb threat made Tuesday night and repeated early Wednesday at the SNF Chemtall plant in Riceboro.

December 06, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


A personal choice

I think it's important you learn as much as possible about your foods. After all, what you eat is what fuels your body.

December 06, 2017 | Patty Leon | COASTAL LIVING


Clerk of courts warns of scam

Liberty County's Clerk of Courts Linda Dixon Thompson is warning citizens of a scam that surfaced this week involving jury duty.

December 06, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


County opens new Animal Control facility, shelter stays put

Liberty County has a new Animal Control facility on Lee Place Road.

December 04, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Local news


Re-entry group looking for donations

The Liberty County Re-entry Coalition is requesting donations of personal care items.

December 02, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | Local news


Warrant officer accused of murder pleads not guilty

A man suspected of killing Nathaniel Brown during a 2015 scuffle pleaded not guilty Monday in Liberty County Superior Court.

November 29, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


Suspects in murder cases plead not guilty

Two murder suspects have entered pleas of not guilty.

November 26, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | Local news


Thankful for all the food and all the choices

Every year we celebrate Thanksgiving, sometimes with friends and family, sometimes alone, and we reflect on things in our lives we should be thankful for.

November 23, 2017 | By Patty Leon | COASTAL LIVING


Hinesville's dining options increasing

The packed parking lot and lines of cars extending out to MacArthur Drive can only mean one thing - Cook Out is officially open.

November 22, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Business News


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