According to a news report published Thursday in the Sun Sentinel, Hinesville natives Gary Guyton's one-year deal with the Miami Dolphins is worth $765,000.
The Georgia High School Association and the Georgia Independent School Association have posted the 2012 football schedules for Bradwell Institute, Liberty County High School and First Presbyterian Christian Academy's inaugural season.
The ninth annual Long County Alumni Golf tournament will take place at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Cherokee Rose Country Club in Hinesville.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy honored spring athletes Tuesday night and recognized how far the school's sports programs have come.
According to Bradwell Institute soccer coach Lindsey Guyett, four Lady Tigers and three Tiger boys' soccer players were selected to play in an all-star game Saturday in Savannah.
Question: Beth and Janet are playing in their golf association's tournament. On the 10th hole, Beth hits her tee shot to the left of the fairway. She believes the ball probably is in the water hazard, but she is positive the ball is not lost or out of bounds. She announces she will hit a provisional ball and does so. Janet states that a provisional ball is not allowed. Is she correct?
In a game that lasted 110 minutes, it was the last four minutes that really mattered Saturday at the Georgia Independent School Association state title game on St. Simons Island.
Students from Walker Middle School recently competed in their annual field-day event.
The Hinesville Hurricanes semi-professional football team will host this year's United Spring Football League's All-Star Game at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at Long Bell Stadium.
Aim Center Mass/Mission Essentials in Hinesville and Savannah will host its inaugural Take Your Daughter to the Range Day.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy's girls' soccer team played to the bitter end of four overtimes but lost 2-1 in Saturday's state title game against Gatewood School. It was the girls first trip to the state title game in four seasons. The girls can proudly display their Region 4-AA championship trophy and are this year's state runners up.
Former Bradwell Institute track star Quintunya Chapman did well as a freshman on the University of Georgia's track team.
National Football League greats Shannon and Sterling Sharpe spoke to kids at Glenville Middle School on Friday.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy's girls' soccer team will play at 5 p.m. Saturday for a state title. The championship game against Gatewood School will be held at Frederica Academy on St. Simons Island.
Liberty County High School basketball payers Tiara Howard, Diamone Johnson and Courtney Rhodes are taking their hoop skills to Morris College next season.
The Long County 10-and-under all-star baseball team won the Georgia Recreation Parks Association Class C state championship on Friday in Blakely, sweeping the tourney field and outscoring their opponents, 55-6.
Although a preseason game primarily helps the coaching staff determine where their team is at, it's still a game coaches want to win.
The foothills of the Appalachians proved to be the perfect setting for Gravel Hill Farms and Dixie Stables at the third annual Northeast Georgia Charity Horse Show, as both stables claimed class championships.
The final Georgia Southern Eagle football camp, "Bash in the 'Boro," is set for Friday, July 18, at Allen E. Paulson Stadium in Statesboro.
Former Bradwell Institute football player Ulrick John was honored by Mayor Jim Thomas on Thursday for being the first Hinesville native to be drafted by a National Football League team.
Everyone was sporting new camp shirts Thursday morning as Atlanta Calcio Academy wrapped up its four-day elite soccer training at James Brown Park.
The Long County High School football team's summer conditioning program is winding down. The Blue Tide began their program in June and have been practicing three days a week ever since, with the exception of taking off last week. They will wrap up their conditioning July 17, and their football camp will run July 21-25. School practice begins July 28.
The Bradwell Institute Tigers resumed team practices this week after taking one week off as required by the Georgia High School Association. The players trained with their helmets on, allowing them to become acclimated to the heat.
Georgia Southern basketball player Eric Ferguson has been suspended indefinitely from the team following a June 26 arrest.
Another Liberty County High School basketball player is headed toward a potential NBA career.
Tom Dunlap started swimming at age 10 and still asserts - 70 years later - that the sport is good for the body and mind. His friend, Gary Burch, started swimming about two years ago and said it has improved his overall health. Both men regularly take to the pool at the Liberty County YMCA, and while they do it to stay in shape and have fun, they want others to know that the recreational activity can be deadly for those who don't know how to swim. "Most of the kids who drown probably thought they could swim," Dunlap said.
It's her first year competing in multi events, but former Bradwell Institute track star Quintunya Chapman is making the most of it. The University of Georgia junior recently was named to the National Team USA U23 squad that will compete in Canada on Aug. 8-10.
Riceboro native DeLisha Milton-Jones is in her 15th season with the WNBA.
Summer is here, and the Liberty County Recreation Department has a number of events, classes and opportunities that will let local residents keep cool in the pool.