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Comedy concert keeps fans laughing

Last Friday, Cledus T. Judd entertained fans in Long County with a show at the Clubhouse at Rye Patch that had the audience in stitches.

July 24, 2009 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Things to Do


Tide excited about new weight room

When the new school year rolls around, Long County High School athletes will have access to a new weight room and, according to Blue Tide head football coach Kyle Wilson, the new facility is a welcome addition.

July 22, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Families spend time together in jail

Last week, two Long County families put a new twist on the old adage "a family that plays together stays together." There wasn't much playing involved but, due to some bad judgments, the families did end up staying together - in the Ludowici jail.

July 22, 2009 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety


Ludowici maintains milliage rate

The Ludowici City Council had a jam-packed July 14 meeting. They addressed, among other business, what the millage rate will be for the upcoming year.

July 22, 2009 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | News


HAPfan foundation to help golfers in Long, Liberty

Mabel Creel loved to play golf, and play golf she did. If anyone has ever played a round of golf in this area, especially at the Cherokee Rose Country Club, they know of Creel. The right-hander played golf for more years than she could remember and even during the last days of her life, she encouraged her friends and family by telling them, "You have to play the ball where it lies."

July 20, 2009 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Family grapples Long County woman's disappearance

Debora Gail DeLoach Moody was last seen Dec. 4, 2007. The Long County woman's disappearance shocked the local community and has been especially hard on Moody's family.

July 17, 2009 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety


Blue Jays’ McGowan report not good

The Toronto Blue Jays released more bad news July 5 concerning pitcher Dustin McGowan, a Long County High School alum and former Blue Tide hurler.

July 17, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Cletus T. Judd coming to Long County Friday

Cledus T. Judd will bring his country/parody style of music to Long County on Friday.

July 15, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | About People


Tide play seven-on-seven tourney

The Long County High School football team went to Camden County last Friday where they participated in a seven-on-seven football tournament. The action gave fans a sneak peek at the up-and-coming stars for the 2009 season.

July 14, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Tide football camp focuses on fun

The Long County High School football team had its annual Junior Blue Tide Football Camp, and according to head coach Kyle Wilson, it went over well with the participants.

July 13, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Free meals offered to kids through Long

The Long County Board of Education and Commission are participating in a summer meals program that provides free breakfasts and lunches for children younger than 18.

July 10, 2009 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Lifestyle


Tide wrap up summer baseball

The Blue Tide baseball team wrapped up its summer baseball program this week with the .500 in the Diamond Brawl in Valdosta.

July 06, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Long rec. leader sees potential

New Long County Recreation Department Director Michelle Crowley said she sees a lot of potential for the programs to grow, making the department one of the stronger athletic organizations in the area.

July 06, 2009 | Mike Riddle Correspondent | Sports


Miss independence crowned

Long County recently commemorated the nation's birthday with the 2009 Miss Independence Day Pageant in the Long County High School cafeteria.

July 03, 2009 | By Mike Riddle Staff writer | Lifestyle


Second arrest for Twin Oaks break-ins

A second arrest was made this week in the rash of burglaries reported in the Twin Oaks apartment complex in Ludowici.

July 03, 2009 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety


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Blue Tide sweat through summer workouts

Though the temperatures have been hovering around 100 recently, the heat hasn't stopped the Long County football team from getting in summer workouts. Players ...

July 25, 2016 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Long County faces tough Region 2-AAA

The 2016 high school football season is just around the corner.

July 20, 2016 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Long runner comes close to Junior Games

Lady Tide sprinter Ja'Nya Bryant continued to excel on the track, raking in the medals during her summer break.

July 18, 2016 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Runner to compete in Junior Olympics

Long County track star Cameron Taylor qualified for the 2016 Junior Olympics in the 800- and 3,000-meter races over the weekend.

July 13, 2016 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Long 4-Hers place at state horse show

Several members of the Long County 4-H Club took part in the Georgia 4-H Horse Show early last month in Perry. The three-day event was ...

July 11, 2016 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Long linebacker commits to Kentucky

With football season still a month away, Long County has one player who is already generating excitement.

July 06, 2016 | Mike Riddle | Sports


McGowan gets save for Marlins against Braves

Long County native and Miami Marlin pitcher Dustin McGowan was back on the mound Friday and picked up a save against the Braves in Atlanta.

July 06, 2016 | Mike Riddle | Sports


Long Co. team wins invitational

The Long County 12 and under girls softball team recently won the Lyons Invitational Softball Tournament held in Toombs County. Top row: Coach Earl Freeman ...

July 06, 2016 | Mike Riddle | Sports


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