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McGowan’s shoulder sugery successful

Dustin McGowan had his surgery Thursday, and according to his wife Jilly, everything went well.

August 21, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Contributing writer | Sports


Smiley Elementary gets new principal

The Long County Board of Education approved David Edwards as Smiley Elementary School's new principal at its July meeting. He replaces Sandy Jones.

August 20, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Education


Storm knocks out much of Long County's power

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.

August 19, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | News


Long County celebrates cowboy culture

The First Annual National Day of the Cowboy was held last Saturday at the County Line Barn in Long County.

August 16, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | News


Long County school district makes AYP

All Long County schools made the Adequate Yearly Progress standards for the 2007-2008 year.

August 15, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Education


McGowan out for season with injury

Long County native Dustin McGowan had the rug pulled out from under him last week when

August 15, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Contributing writer | Sports


All-Stars bring smiles to Savannah

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.

August 14, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Contributing writer | Sports


Runoff early voting next week

Voters in Liberty and Long counties don't have much to decide when they go to polls for runoff elections on Aug. 5.

August 09, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | News


Emergency Assistance Team holds pancake dinner to raise money

The multi-county Emergency Assistance Team recently held a pancake dinner to raise money for their operation.

August 06, 2008 | Mike Riddle | News


Ludowici man charged with public drunkenness, sexual battery

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.

July 31, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | News


Ludowici/Long County Fire Department gets second vehicle fire in three days

The Ludowici/Long County Fire Department battled its second vehicle fire in three days when a truck fire was reported last Friday.

July 31, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | News


McGowan probably out until September

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.

July 31, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Contributing writer | Sports


Ludowici passes new ordinances to take effect Aug. 1

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.

July 31, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | News


WWE rocks Savannah

The Savannah Civic Center got RAW Saturday night as stars from World Wrestling Entertainment kept the ground rocking and bodies slamming.

July 31, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Contributing writer | Sports


McGowan put on ’Jays’ disabled list

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.

July 26, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Contributing writer | Sports


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Hunter safety course concludes in Ludowici July 29

Hunters, it's almost that time again, time to pull out the orange vest and clean your rifle.

July 06, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Outdoors/Recreation


Long County commissioners, firefighters at odds

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.

June 27, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Local news


Long County Fire Department Still on the Job, Despite Reports

Despite rumors, the Ludowici/Long County Fire Department is still providing service to the citizens, Assistant Fire Chief Randy Combs said Monday.

June 23, 2015 | By Mike Riddle | Public Safety


Former Blue Tide star shining in summer league

Former Long County High School baseball standout Trystan Goodro is continuing to excel at the collegiate level.

June 22, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Scott attends camp at Harvard

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.

June 22, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Sports


10 Blue Tide honored by region

Long County was well-represented on the recently announced All-Region 2-AA boys' soccer team with 10 players being recognized.

June 17, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Blue Tide players earn All 2-AA honors

Four members of the Long County High School baseball team recently were selected for All-Region 2-AA honors.

June 15, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Sports


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