It finally arrived. Long County schools wrapped up their final week Friday and there were activities galore at all three schools. As the high school prepared for its graduation ceremony, the elementary and middle schools also had a very busy last day. Walker Middle School completed its school year with an easy day for students and teachers. Students pretty much had a leisure day, as all exams and test had already been completed. Some ...
Former President Jimmy Carter recently said the Bush administration was "the worst in history" in international relations. Well, I will give President Carter some credence in knowing about a presidential administration being the worst. We can honestly say his administration was clearly the worst one during the past 100 years.
When Toronto selected Dustin McGowan in 2000, the team felt that he had all the tools to be a major league pitcher and a good one at that. Well, for four innings Friday, he showed everyone that the team made a smart decision. But in the 5th, he also showed everyone he still has a lot to learn, as the Blue Jays lost 5-3 to the Philadelphia Phillies.
Wednesday's crask A passenger, riding with Thomas M. Gore of Townsend, died in a single-vehicle wreck Wednesday on Highway 301 in Long County. According to Georgia State Patrol, Sgt. Ken White, Gore was driving north on Highway 301 at about 1:15 p.m. when he lost control of his GMC pickup. The vehicle went off the road and into a ditch, then hit a pine tree and flipped upside down. The passenger, who has ...
Dustin McGowan got his second major league start of the season Saturday and helped Toronto beat Tampa Bay 5-4. It was the second win in a row for the Blue Jays, after they had been on a nine-game losing streak.
Sheriff Cecil Nobles addressed Long County commissioners during their May meeting asking for support in cracking down on problems with four-wheelers and ATVs in the county.
The 2007 Long County Relay for Life had to meet a high standard after the inaugural event last year was named Rookie of the Year by the American Cancer Society.
Long County wrapped up its season Friday with a 12-2 loss in five innings to McIntosh County Academy in Darien.
Thursday, Dustin McGowan got his opportunity to be back on the big stage of baseball as he made his first start of the 2007 season for the Toronto Blue Jays.
"Don't burn anything, period," was the blanket statement given by Ludowici/Long County Fire Chief Darrell Ballance, when asked about current restrictions on burning in Long County.
Firefighters who battled a 90-acre blaze in Long County Monday were able to stop the flames from consuming at least one home.
Two men are facing theft charges in Long County following their arrests in separate incidents.
While the Ludowici/Long County Fire Department was fighting a woods fire Monday that destroyed about 90 acres on Elim Church Road, additional units were dispatched to Sandy Ridge Drive on the opposite side of the county in response to a structure fire.
LUDOWICI - The second annual softball tournament for the Long County Relay for Life was last weekend. It was a joint effort from the Wildlife Critters team and the Courthouse Cancer Crashers team.
"Good morning Long County High School. I am Angela Ashley and I am Sam (Samantha) Strickland and you are watching the Blue Tide Morning Show," the bubbly students said.
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.
Long County High School Athletic Director Karen Swindell and Principal Scotty Hattaway recently accepted the 2013 Georgia High School Association Cooperative Spirit Sportsmanship Award.