The Liberty County Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Observance Association is preparing for the seventh annual Golf Tournament for Scholarships, and MLKOA President Rev. Alvin Jackson is urging players to sign up fast for the April 16 tournament at the Cherokee Rose Golf Course.
The Liberty County YMCA Heat swim team swam in its final short course yards meet of the season at the 2011 Southeastern Georgia Sectionals in Brunswick on March 25-27.
Three Scott's All-Stars players attended Middle School Elite camp, a national exposure camp at Fordham University in the Bronx, N.Y., on March 26-27.
Bradwell Institute added to its region lead with a 12-7 win against Groves on Tuesday night at home. Despite three errors and 10 runners left on base, the Tigers rallied in the later innings to put away the Rebels.
The Lady Tigers put forth a strong effort against Camden County Tuesday night before falling, 1-0.
The Liberty soccer teams fell to Glynn Academy at home Tuesday night. Both the boys' and girls' teams were shut out, with the Panthers falling, 10-0, and the Lady Panthers losing, 7-0. Both Panthers squads are 2-10 overall and 1-8 in Region 2A-AAAA. The boys will play Richmond Hill at 5 p.m. today. The girls' game reportedly was forfeited by Liberty County. Both Richmond Hill teams are area soccer powers. The Wildcats are coming off ...
Georgia Southern freshman Kwajelin Holsendolph was named a Southern Conference women's co-outdoor track athlete of the week for her performance in a meet last weekend.
Vidalia High School cruised by Long County High School, 12-1, on Tuesday in Vidalia. "We ran into a really hot Vidalia team. They hit the baseball extremely well and played great team defense. We definitely tip our cap to them," Blue Tide coach Brian Thomas said. Freshman Austin Middleton and sophomore Luke Golden both went 2 for 3 for the Blue Tide, with Middleton doubling and Golden driving in Long County's only run. Golden suffered ...
The Liberty County High School baseball team ended a six-game losing streak with a decisive 13-3 win in six innings against visiting Bryan County on Saturday.
The University of Miami men's basketball team was eliminated from the National Invitational Tournament after Alabama beat them, 79-64, on March 23.
Scott's All-Stars fifth-grade team competed in its first AAU tournament March 18 in Charlotte, N.C. The boys went 1-2, but more importantly, according to founder Marcus Scott, players got the opportunity to tour Johnson and Wales University and Johnson C. Smith University.
Three words often used by Bradwell Institute baseball coach Rhett Hellgren appear to be sinking in.
Heavy smoke from wildfires in Long County forced the cancellation of Friday's baseball game in Nahunta between Long County High School and Brantley County High School.
Liberty County High School's track team swept visiting Jenkins March 18 to take their fourth straight win.
Glynn Academy handed the Liberty County High School baseball team its fifth straight loss Friday night, beating the host Panthers 5-1.
Georgia Southern coach Jeff Monken had about 24 hours to enjoy the Eagles' 26-20 win over the Florida Gators.
BRUNSWICK - The Georgia Department of Natural Resources sought to enhance offshore fishing opportunities with the recent deployment of materials at Artificial Reef KC, 9 nautical miles east of Wassaw Island.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - More than 300,000 hunters pursue the white-tailed deer in Georgia. As a reminder to hunters, there were regulation changes in the number of available days to take deer of either sex, depending on the type of equipment used and the area of the hunt, beginning today.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - This holiday season, the Georgia Wildlife Resources Division is offering holiday gifts including lifetime licenses and recreational passes.
The Altamaha Riverkeeper last week gave notice to Rayonier Inc. of its intent to file suit against the company for violations of the Federal Clean Water Act and the Georgia Water Quality Control Act. The violations relate to ongoing effluent discharges into the Altamaha River from the Rayonier Performance Fibers plant in Jesup.
For the first time in his University of Tennessee career, Midway native Jordan McRae has been named the Southeastern Conference men's basketball player of the week, according to utsports.com.
Liberty County linebacker Raekwon McMillan is one of five high-school finalists for the 29th annual Butkus Award, which honors the nation's top football linebackers, according to a news release issued by the Butkus Foundation and the National College Football Awards Association.
Five new members will be inducted to the Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame during its annual banquet at 7 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Dorchester Village Civic Center. Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased at the Liberty County Recreation Department. Tickets must be purchased in advance and will not be sold the night of the event.
Both Bradwell basketball teams had an early reason to give thanks when they beat McIntosh County Academy in overtime Tuesday for their first wins of the season.
Liberty County High School's basketball teams each had a split in home games against Jenkins and Richmond Hill.
The Long County boys' basketball team picked up its first win of the season last Friday by downing archrival Wayne County, 54-47, in Ludowici.
Pee-Wee league playoffs
Senior league playoffs
As the basketball season starts up, there are several local high-school graduates to keep an eye on at the collegiate level.
Former Liberty County High School football player Shadrach Thornton had to sit out the first game of the season for the North Carolina State Wolfpack due to off-the-field legal trouble. Since then, however, Thornton has picked up where he left off last season and currently leads the Wolfpack team in rushing yards with 606 yards on 127 carries.