The Long County Commissioner's meeting this month started the ball rolling on several items of public interest.
Ludowici City Council conducted its monthly meeting Nov. 13, and, according to information provided by City Clerk Tarra Warren, one of the decisions made will affect the price of garbage pickup.
Two recent activities in Long County have helped protect the community and feed those in need on Thanksgiving.
This past weekend, competitors from as far as South Carolina, Florida, and Alabama; and from surrounding Camden, Liberty, Evans, Appling, and Tattnall Counties, all came out to the dog-baying Competition hosted by Ray's Bay Pen.
The Long County High School boys' Blue Tide Basketball team will have a scrimmage game this Friday, followed by an alumni game to get ready for the upcoming season.
Ray's Bay Pen will host a Dog Baying Competition this Saturday and Sunday in Long County.
According to Long County Sheriff's Deputy Mark Hall, Sharmila Melissa Powell, 30, who was recently arrested in connection with a shooting in Jesup, applied for a permit to carry a concealed weapon on Nov. 2 - 11 days earlier.
When Julie Daffron took over last year as head coach for the Long County girls' basketball team, she knew she had her work cut out for her.
An argument between a man and his former wife's boyfriend reportedly escalated into a stabbing this past Tuesday in Long County, according to authorities.
Some folks steal money, others cars, and some try to steal lawnmowers - or at least that is what two Hinesville men were charged with trying to do in Long County.
The Long County E-911 Committee met with the GeoComm staff Oct. 25 during its monthly meeting.
The Long County Blue Tide football team (4-6) was playing for pride and hoping to finish the season with a .500 record Friday. But four turnovers in the game resulted in the team losing 21-0 to the Pierce County Bears (8-2).
The Long County High School Blue Tide football team celebrated Senior Night on Friday prior to the Pierce County football game.
Jerome Shawn Bell, 20, was arrested Nov. 4, and is facing multiple charges, including possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, after he reportedly tried to elude police in Ludowici.
The home fans had plenty to smile about Tuesday when the Long County Little Blue Tide won their final game of the season over the McIntosh County Bulldogs, 27-0.
The Long County High School boys' and girls' basketball teams were swept by Bryan County in Region 2-AA action last Friday in Pembroke.
Tuesday wasn't a good night for Long County, as both the boys' and girls' basketball teams fell to the squads from Vidalia.
The Long County High School boys' basketball team continued to struggle on Saturday, falling to Appling County, 72-55, in Ludowici.
The Long County High School girls' basketball team picked up its fifth win of the year Saturday by defeating Appling County, 60-49, in Ludowici.
The Long County High School band enjoyed another spot on the national stage when it marched in the McDonald's Thanksgiving Parade on Nov. 27 in Chicago.
The Long County High School girls' basketball team picked up their fourth win of the year Tuesday as they manhandled Groves, 64-39, in Ludowici.
In a nail-biter that went down to the final seconds Saturday, the Long County High School girls' basketball team dropped a 50-49 decision to Metter in Ludowici for its first loss of the season.
The Long County High School boys' basketball team fell to Metter, 70-62, on Saturday in Ludowici.
The Lady Blue Tide proved they should be thought of as a force to be reckoned with this season by picking up two more wins last weekend.
The Long County High School girls' basketball team only won five games last year, so one would think that the year was a disappointment.
The Long County High School varsity basketball teams kicked off the season Tuesday in Vidalia against Toombs County. The boys lost to the Bulldogs, 58-47. The girls won against the Lady Dogs, 58-40.
The Long County High School boys' basketball team had its annual Blue and White scrimmage Saturday.
The Long County basketball teams hit the hardwood Tuesday to face Toombs County in their first games of the season.
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