The Toronto Blue Jays beat the San Francisco Giants 7-4 Wednesday. Toronto scored five in the fourth to help Long County favorite Dustin McGowan pick up his third win of the year.
Two people who live next to the Liberty Square plaza on McDonald Street voiced complaints about a potential safety hazard to the Ludowici City Council during its regular meeting June 12.
Dustin McGowan continued to show Toronto manager John Gibbons he made the right call, putting the right-hander in the rotation. McGowan had another good outing this past Friday, going seven innings and allowing two earned runs and four hits in the Blue Jays' 4-3 10-inning loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium.
The Long County Sheriff's Department conducted two highway safety checkpoints Saturday evening in the northern part of the county.
It's been just over a year since John Bradley became the Long County code enforcement office. Prior to starting his job, the county had several ordinances regulating such matters as solid waste, timber and pulpwood and salvage yards but there was no one to oversee their enforcement.
Long County Juvenile Court Judge Linnie Darden told commissioners Tuesday that citizens review panel would help his court deliver justice to children.
According to Long County Extension Agent Robbie Jones, Long County and all counties in South Georgia need to be aware of and on the lookout for cogongrass.
There has been a lot of discussion on an event at a Boulder, Colo., high school on April 10. A panel discussion was held at Boulder High School during their annual "Conference on World Affairs." It was titled "STDs, Sex, Teens and Drugs." The uproar, as it rightfully ought to be, is that during the open forum, the leaders of the panel endorsed the experimentation of illegal drugs and sexual activity, among the teens. The ...
Dustin McGowan picked up his second win of the season Saturday, against the Chicago White Sox, 9-3.
GIS specialist Karl Larson said one of the most difficult steps to implement E-911 calling in Long County has been completed.
Dustin McGowan had a stellar game Monday night as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Yankees 7-2. For seven innings, McGowan pitched a shutout, and was clearly in control of the game.
Whether to pursue a school uniform policy was a key item discussed during the Long County Board of Education's May meeting.
Dustin McGowan got his fourth start Wednesday and is still looking for that first win of the year as the Toronto Blue Jays lost to the Baltimore Orioles 5-2.
The Ludowici City Council voted during its meeting this month to establish a building permit and regulation guideline ordinance for new construction projects.
Long County High School conducted its 2007 graduation ceremony Friday with 102 seniors receiving diplomas at Veterans Stadium.
The Long County High School girls' basketball team fell to St. Vincent's Academy, 42-25, on Tuesday in Savannah.
The Long County High School boys and girls basketball teams kicked off their region games Tuesday by taking on Benedictine Military School and St. Vincent's Academy in Savannah.
Long County High School football standout Josh Berry has earned a full football grant and scholarship to attend Savannah State University for the 2014-15 school year, according to a letter he has received.
The Long County High School girls' basketball team fell, 66-25, to Tattnall County in a nonregion contest Friday in Ludowici.
Six members of the Long County High School softball team recently were named to the Region 2-AA All-Region team.
Fortunately for the Long County High School basketball teams, they have home-court advantage this weekend when they battle two of their toughest nonregion opponents.
The Long County High School girls' basketball team fell to New Hampstead High School, 53-21, on Saturday in Ludowici.
The Long County High School boys' basketball team on Saturday lost its season opener to New Hampstead, 66-54, in Ludowici.
Thirteen seniors on the Long County football team were recognized during senior night Nov. 7 prior to the team's final game in Ludowici.
The Long County High School girls' basketball team kicks off its regular season Saturday in Ludowici and will do so with new faces all over the roster.
Long County seniors who participate in cross-country, band and cheerleading and were recognized last Thursday prior to the football team's final game.
For more than 42 minutes Thursday night, Long County held its own against Metter High School (7-3), even nearly taking the lead at one point, but with less than 6 minutes in regulation the Tigers scored twice to pull out a 14-0 win.
According to Long County High School boys' head basketball coach Deshon Brock, the team's goal in 2014 is to get back to the state playoffs.
The Long County High School football team on Friday dropped a 45-24 decision to McIntosh County in Darien.
Smiley Elementary School on Friday held its annual Trunk-or-Treat celebration in the school's parking lot.