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Lady Tigers headed to Elite 8

After giving their fans a case of the nervous jitters, the Lady Tigers eked out a 55-54 win Wednesday against the visiting Riverdale Raiders, sending Bradwell to the Elite 8 this Saturday.

March 05, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Buzzer-beater ends Liberty’s title quest

The crowd at Tuesday's Liberty County High School playoff basketball game was standing room only. Panther fans cheers and yells filled LCHS's gym as the game drew to a close and the home team clung to a 2-point lead. Dougherty High School fans were solemn … until Trojan Joshua Lewis tossed in a 3-point shot at the buzzer to help his team defeat the Panthers 59-58.

March 05, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Lady Tigers headed to Elite Eight

The Lady Tigers made their fan base a little nervous as they allowed Riverdale to chip away at an 11 point lead at the start of the fourth quarter.

March 03, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


FPCA three-peats

The Bethesda Blazers were desperate to avenge previous state title losses to the First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders when they battled in the state final Saturday afternoon at Georgia College and State University. The Blazers led by 7 then traded leads with the Hinesville boys roughly 10 times before the Highlanders secured the crown, 55-46.

March 03, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Lady Tigers host Sweet 16 tonight

The Lady Tigers hosted Luella in the first round of state and coasted to a 69-49 win at home Saturday night.

March 03, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Long makes Sweet 16, downing Jefferson Co.

The Blue Tide basketball team beat Jefferson County High School in Louisville on Friday in the first round of the Georgia High School Association State Championship. The 90-86 win advanced the Long County boys to the Sweet 16.

March 03, 2010 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Faith Baptist wins NACA tournament

Ludowici's Faith Baptist Christian Academy Crusaders beat Arthur Christian Mennonites out of Ohio, 80-70, Saturday for the championship of the National Association of Christian Athletes' tournament in Tennessee.

March 03, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Tigers rally, beat Brantley 7-5

If you arrived early and left early then you missed the comeback. The Bradwell Institute Tigers trailed Brantley County for most of Mondays game, but rallied in the bottom of the sixth inning, leading to a 7-5 win.

March 03, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Buzzer-beater ends Liberty's state quest

Dougherty came into Liberty County's gym and squeezed in a trey shot at the buzzer to win the game by one ending the Panthers quest for a class AAA state title.

March 02, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Sports briefs for Feb. 28, 2010

NWTF BanquetThe 25th Annual Hunting Heritage Banquet will be sponsored by the Coastal Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation on March 11 at The Clubhouse in Rye Patch.There will be a barbecue dinner, silent and live auctions, door prizes, a gun giveaway and several raffles. Doors open at 6 p.m. and dinner is at 7. For tickets or more information, call Jay Harwell at 977-4325 or Robert Clark at 312-0351. For directions to the Clubhouse in Rye Patch, go to www.upscalecountry.com.

Hinesville 'Canes team meeting

March 01, 2010 | Staff report | Schedules/Stats/Rosters


Panthers eliminate Shaw

The Liberty County High School boys basketball team and their fans exhaled collectively Friday after the Panthers managed a 90-82 victory at home, eliminating Shaw from the state playoffs. The game was a close one.

March 01, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Tigers to work on pitching

Coach Rhett Hellgren said his Bradwell Institute Tiger baseball team has nine returning lettermen from last season but added that his squad needs to work on pitching skills to have a successful season.

March 01, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Lady Panther signs with Young Harris

Lady Panther third baseman Dominique Sibley has signed to play softball at Young Harris College. She penned her name to a partial scholarship alongside friends and family in Liberty County High School's media center Thursday morning, formally becoming a Mountain Lion.

March 01, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Liberty Co. buzzing with high school sports action

Basketball is still the biggest draw in town with three local schools chasing state titles, but here are a few scores from other sports in our area:

March 01, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Liberty kicks off Kiss-A-Pig campaign

Sporting a wizard's robe, long white hair, a flowing beard and plastic snout, Liberty County Hospital Authority Chairman Jon Long expressed his desire Thursday to kiss a pig. Long is this year's Team Liberty candidate for the American Diabetes

March 01, 2010 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | COASTAL LIVING


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DRC center to open in Liberty County

The Liberty County Emergency Management Agency has announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency will open a Disaster Recovery Center at the Liberty County Community ...

September 22, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


FEMA teams canvassing Liberty

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has dispatched Disaster Survivor Assistance teams in Irma-stricken neighborhoods throughout five coastal counties to help Georgia disaster survivors register for ...

September 21, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


Bring on the Q

This Saturday is the Blues, Brews and BBQ, hosted by the Hinesville Area Arts Council. And I am so ready to "pig" out as one ...

September 20, 2017 | By Patty Leon Liberty Foodie | COASTAL LIVING


Public dock at Sunbury to be rebuilt

After being slammed by Hurricane Irma Monday, the public dock at Sunbury in Liberty County will be rebuilt.

September 18, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Outdoors/Recreation


DNR asks help assessing damage, restricts some recovery

If you live in coastal Liberty County, the Coastal Resources Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources wants your help assessing damage from Hurricane ...

September 18, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Outdoors/Recreation


Woman arrested for trying to free animals from Liberty Humane Shelter

Thinking that the staff of the Liberty Humane Shelter had evacuated the area, leaving the shelter animals behind, a woman broke into the shelter and ...

September 17, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | Local news


State patrol says naked woman knocked out power in Long County before storm

Social media was going wild Sept. 9 after reports of a naked woman crashing a pickup into a utility pole was blamed for a seven-hour ...

September 16, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | News


More things you need to know about recovering from Irma

Recovering from a storm can be confusing, what with all the information floating around.

September 16, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | Local news


Charges added on burglary suspect

A man recently arrested for a string of business burglaries faces new drug charges.

September 14, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Public Safety


What is next

A westward shift from early predictions kept Hurricane Irma from hitting Liberty County and Coastal Georgia harder than anticipated, but gusting winds and strong storm ...

September 13, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Local news


Officials pleased with response

Despite three in-home rescues and lots of heavy wind and rain Sunday and Monday, Liberty County Emergency Management Agency Director Mike Hodges said Hurricane Irma ...

September 13, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Local news


Long County lifts curfew

The Long County Sheriff's Office said they are lifting the curfew as of 6 p.m. today. People looking to return home may do ...

September 11, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


Crews surveying damage

Liberty County Administrator Joey Brown said that they have released a certain amount of emergency response crews to start surveying damages, answer emergency calls and ...

September 11, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


Stay indoors for duration of storm

The Liberty County Emergency Management Agency has issued a shelter in place order.

September 11, 2017 | Patty Leon | Local news


Sikes: Securing citizens top priority

Liberty County Sheriff Steve Sikes said his deputies are patrolling the county ensuring people's homes are safe.

September 09, 2017 | Patty Leon and Lewis Levine | Local news


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