Dustin McGowan had his surgery Thursday, and according to his wife Jilly, everything went well.
The Long County Board of Education approved David Edwards as Smiley Elementary School's new principal at its July meeting. He replaces Sandy Jones.
LUDOWICI -- A storm that brought heavy rain, rough winds and severe lightning Friday night did damage throughout several areas of Long County, resulting in power being down for many.
The First Annual National Day of the Cowboy was held last Saturday at the County Line Barn in Long County.
All Long County schools made the Adequate Yearly Progress standards for the 2007-2008 year.
Long County native Dustin McGowan had the rug pulled out from under him last week when
Meadowlark Lemon and his Harlem All-Stars held a charity game Sunday in Savannah to honor first responders and help a charity that assists victims from the Imperial Sugar Co. refinery explosion in February.
Voters in Liberty and Long counties don't have much to decide when they go to polls for runoff elections on Aug. 5.
The multi-county Emergency Assistance Team recently held a pancake dinner to raise money for their operation.
A Ludowici man faces multiple charges including public drunkenness and sexual battery. According to information provided by Ludowici Police Department Officer Frank Cloninger, at around 6 p.m. July 6, a woman came into the police department and reported that Stephen Elisha Johnson, 31, stole her cell phone and beat her at her Residence Street home.
The Ludowici/Long County Fire Department battled its second vehicle fire in three days when a truck fire was reported last Friday.
Dustin McGowan, who recently was placed on the 15-day disabled list by the Toronto Blue Jays, might be out a little longer than early reports indicated.
The Ludowici City Council passed several ordinances at its July 8 meeting, including one regarding the recently publicized issue of motorized carts being driving inside city limits.
The Savannah Civic Center got RAW Saturday night as stars from World Wrestling Entertainment kept the ground rocking and bodies slamming.
According to a press release on the Toronto Blue Jay's Web site, Long County hurler Dustin McGowan had a MRI on his shoulder Wednesday, showing he is suffering from a tear in his right rotator cuff.
Hunters, it's almost that time again, time to pull out the orange vest and clean your rifle.
This past week was a turbulent time for the Ludowici/Long County Fire Department with the suspension of the acting chief, a partial walkout of firefighters and allegations that a commissioner illegally operated a fire truck.
Despite rumors, the Ludowici/Long County Fire Department is still providing service to the citizens, Assistant Fire Chief Randy Combs said Monday.
Former Long County High School baseball standout Trystan Goodro is continuing to excel at the collegiate level.
Brendan Scott, Long County High School's 2014 Mike Reed Chevrolet/Coastal Courier football player of the year, was invited to attend a football camp at Harvard University. Scott attended the camp June 14 through an invitation he received from the school.
Long County was well-represented on the recently announced All-Region 2-AA boys' soccer team with 10 players being recognized.
Four members of the Long County High School baseball team recently were selected for All-Region 2-AA honors.
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