Former Bradwell football player Will Pettis has been burning up the Arena Football circuit since his first game for the Dallas Desperados in 2003. In Monday night's game against the Orlando Predators, he set a franchise record by scoring seven touchdowns to help the Desperados maintain an undefeated season of 4-0.
Sale of alcohol to a minor/Failure to request proper ID March 5 Airport Road, Hinesville Police conducted a sting operation using an undercover informant, who was under 21 years of age, to buy a six-pack of beer at a store off Airport Road. The informant was not asked for ID and the sales clerk sold him a six-pack. The clerk was cited, fingerprinted and photographed for the violations and released with a court date. Hit ...
Fleeing and attempting to elude/speeding/driving on the wrong side of roadway March 17 Multi-County high-speed chase ending at Youmans Drive, Sunbury Georgia Sate Patrol, Liberty County Sheriff's, and Long County Sheriff's officers were involved in a high-speed chase that reportedly began in either Wayne or Bryan County. The suspect vehicle reached speeds in excess of 115 mph and weaved in and out of oncoming traffic. The chase ended when the vehicle crashed into a tree ...
Hinesville Hurricanes players and coaches talked about their strategy and goals for the upcoming season during a recent practice. They revealed a common theme - everyone is chasing the ring.
Criminal damage March 11, 2007 W. Oglethorpe Highway Walthourville A complainant notified the sheriff's office about damage that was done to her vehicle. The complainant believed someone poured a foreign substance into her gas tank in the early hours of March 11 causing $5,500 worth of damage to her engine according to repair estimates. She was advised on warrant procedures. Theft by taking March 11, 2007 W. Oglethorpe Highway Walthourville A complainant advised the sheriff's ...
An article in the Coastal Courier about Liberty County being left out of a statewide tornado alarm and disaster drill (Exercise in disaster, Feb. 25) has proven to be very ironic.
Theft by taking March 6, 2007 Pineland Avenue A complainant advised police her Dell laptop computer and gold wedding ring set were taken from her patio. She said she was working on her laptop when she stepped inside her residence to answer a phone call. Afterward, she forgot her equipment and jewelry were outside and left the residence for three hours. When she returned she realized what she had done and went to retrieve them ...
Unattended death March 5, 2007 Dunlieve Road, Allenhurst Deputies responded to a call from a complainant saying he found one of his employees lying face down in the floor of his mobile home and unresponsive. The complainant said the last time he saw his employees was March 2. On the morning of March 5, he said, he called the employee to give him a courtesy wakeup call, but there was no answer even after several ...
Just hours after a store clerk was reportedly robbed Tuesday at knifepoint and sexually assaulted, Hinesville Police Department arrested 23-year-old Christopher Fletcher in connection with the incident.
March is Red Cross Month and the Liberty Branch of the American Red Cross Savannah Chapter is trying to raise awareness on the services provided.
The Bradwell Tigers girls and boys soccer teams both lost to Camden County last Saturday in Hinesville.
Liberty County Fire Coordinator James Ashdown and Hinesville fire investigator Lt. George Screws rummaged through debris and peered into the remnants of the walls at Bishop Bobby Kindley's house Friday morning to try and determine the cause of the blaze that gutted the interior section of the home.
It's terrible when you forget a friend's birthday. That feeling of guilt that comes upon you when you realize that a special day came and went without being recognized. We get so caught up in our mundane existence, so busy in our day-to-day activity that sometimes we all miss a special day.
On a sunny afternoon, the soccer teams took to the practice field to prepare for the game against Groves. The boys and girls soccer team face a challenge in growth this year as coach Gregory Cooke and assistant coach Lauren Drury are met with young players. This year, the girls only have four starters returning and the boys only have five.
Bishop Bobby Kindley's home was destroyed Wednesday night, the result of a fire that gutted the interior of the residence.
Two men accused of murders that happened two years ago this month made their first appearance in Long County Superior Court Friday morning.
An excavator used to build a burn pit and clear land caught fire Wednesday afternoon at a Hinesville subdivision.
Bradwell Institute's basketball teams traveled to Savannah on Tuesday and earned a split with Beach High.
Much like last week's games between the same teams at Liberty County High School, the Panther teams split their rematches Tuesday at Richmond Hill High School.
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.