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Blue Tide prepares to hold football camp

The Long County High School football team will hold a football camp on July 14-16 at the Long County practice pacility at Smiley Elementary School.

July 24, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Contributing writer | Sports


Long County narrows field to 12 for county administrator

The Long County commissioners received 12 resumes and applications from people all over the nation hoping to be chosen for the new county administrator position.

July 22, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | News


One teenager killed after wreck on Rye Patch Road

According to reports released by the Georgia State Patrol, speed was a factor in the Thursday afternoon truck crash that killed Mark Horne, 16, and injured Josh Guyett, 17.

July 20, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Contributing writer | News


Toronto, McGowan Lose to Mariners

The Toronto Blue Jays (41-45) are digging a deeper hole for themselves in the American League East, as they now are 12 games behind the Tampa Bay Rays (52-32). The Rays, who have been on a tear lately going 8-2 during their past ten games, overtook the Boston Red Sox (50-37) last week, and now have the best record in Major League Baseball.

July 18, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Contributing writer | Sports


Soldier in critical condition after car wreck in Long County

A Fort Stewart soldier is listed in critical condition after he was involved in a wreck last Friday in Long County.

July 17, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | News


Long seniors enjoy meals, companionship

Some seniors in the area struggle to eat one good meal daily. But in Long County, seniors age 60 and older can get a hot, hearty meal every day at the Long County Senior Center on Thornton Drive.

July 17, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | News


Long County man shot, killed

A Long County man was shot to death Sunday night in Long County.

July 17, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | News


Long cheerleaders hold summer carnival

The Long County High School cheerlead-

July 17, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Contributing writer | Sports


Long Co. Mites get second place at District 2

LUDOWICI - The Long County 9- and 10-year-old Mite Team made it all the way to the finals of the District 2-C Tournament, but came up short against Appling County Thursday.

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


McGowan and Toronto Lose to Braves 4-0

For most baseball playing boys born and raised in Georgia, it would be a dream come true to play against the Atlanta Braves. Hometown favorite Dustin McGowan got that opportunity Friday, as he and the rest of the Toronto team took on Atlanta in Toronto.

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


Long County holds Miss Independence Day pageant

Long County hosted a Miss Independence Day pageant Saturday to celebrate the 4th of July holiday and highlight some of the area's talented young ladies.

July 15, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | News


Long County cheerleaders hold summer carnival

The Long County High School cheerleaders held a summer carnival Saturday to raise money for their upcoming trip to cheerleading camp.

July 15, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | News


Judge rules candidate is qualified

LUDOWICI -- Long County Superior Court Judge Paul Rose recently ruled that Amy Nutting was eligible to run for the Fifth District county commissioner seat in the upcoming July 15 primary.

July 15, 2008 | By Mike Riddle | News


McGowan faces Braves

Fans of local Blue Jays pitcher and Long County native Dustin McGowan and fans of the Atlanta Braves will have a hard time picking sides tonight as the righty is set to take the mound as the Toronto Blue Jays host the Braves.

July 12, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Contributing writer | Sports


McGowan, Blue Jays defeated by Brewers

June 17 was a night in which both Dustin McGowan and the Toronto Blue Jays would like to forget. The Jays were shut out 7-0 and gave up five home runs in the game, while the right-hander from Long County had one of his worst outings of the year.

July 10, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Contributing writer | Sports


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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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