Dustin McGowan was happy he got a win this past Thursday night, but he was happier his team wasn't swept in their four game series against the Yankees. After losing the first three games, Toronto defeated New York 3-2.
When school starts in August, students at Walker Middle School will notice a change from last year. That's because students in grades sixth through eighth will be split up, with boys and girls in different classes for most of the day.
Two years ago, Long County High School, Head Coach Kyle Wilson and his coaches held the first Junior Blue Tide Football Camp. They had 10 participants that year.
This past Sunday was a long night for Dustin McGowan as he picked up his fifth loss of the season, and gave up a career high, three home runs, as Boston defeated Toronto 9-4.
The Long County 4-H Club received $6,238 June 8 to help combat drug abuse.
The ongoing saga involving Liberty Square in Long County appears to be headed toward resolution.
Long County Relay for Life organizers hosted their wrap-up party recently concluding the 2007 fundraiser.
The American League won its 10th All Star Game in a row over the National League, 5-4, Tuesday.
Several agenda items were discussed during the Long County Commission meeting July 3.
The Ludowici Police Department, along with the state's Motor Carrier Compliance Division, conducted a highway safety checkpoint June 30 at the intersection of Highways 84 and 301.
Need a ride this summer into Savannah? Maybe Glenville or Hinesville? How about just into Ludowici to pick up a few things or out toward Jones Creek to see your grandmother?
Long County's Dustin McGowan (5-4) had another stellar performance Thursday, as his Toronto Blue Jays beat Oakland 10-3.
Dustin McGowan was three pitches away from the history books Monday in giving up one hit to the Colorado Rockies. But Friday, he struggled early and picked up his fourth loss of the year, as Toronto lost 5-3 to the Seattle Mariners.
Tragedy once again struck at the Simmons railroad crossing Friday, when Long County resident Evelyn Hale, 62, was struck by a train at about 5:40 a.m.
Last Friday was a good night for the Long County High School soccer teams, as both the girls and boys claimed 10-0 wins over Metter in Ludowici.
The Long County baseball team last week claimed a win Wednesday at Vidalia, but then fell Friday at Bacon County.
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher and Long County native Dustin McGowan on Friday picked up his first win since 2008, as the Blue Jays won in Baltimore, 2-0.
Playing in Pearson on Tuesday, the Long County High School girls' soccer team continued its winning ways by beating Atkinson County, 10-0. The boys' team, however, continued its hard-luck streak, dropping another game 1-0.
Long County High School's Tristan Goodro on Wednesday signed on to play baseball for Middle Georgia State College next year.
The Long County High School baseball team was hoping to make up some ground in the Region 2-AA standings Friday when they hosted Benedictine Military School.
All was well for the Long County High School teams Thursday as both shut-out their Bryan County foes.
The Long County High School baseball team beat Claxton, 6-5, Wednesday in Ludowici in a non-region game.
The Long County Middle School soccer team became the first squad in the county's history to win a region championship by defeating Martha Puckett, 2-1, on March 29 in Jesup.
The Long County High School baseball team on Tuesday took on a strong Jeff Davis squad in Ludowici, and though the Blue Tide kept the game close, the Yellow Jackets won, 6-4.
Both Long County High School soccer teams on Monday fell to ranked teams during Region 2-AA action in Savannah.
The Long County High School soccer teams on Thursday split their games at Vidalia, with the boys winning, 4-1, and the girls losing, 1-0.
The Long County High School baseball team takes a two-game winning streak into this week's action.
The Long County High School soccer teams on Tuesday split games against Toombs County in Lyons.
The Long County High School baseball team lost a tough region game to Atkinson County, 6-5, on Tuesday in Pearson.
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