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The Lady Blue Tide are winless no more. The Long County High School girls' basketball team picked up its first win of the season Tuesday, beating host Toombs County in a 25-24 nail biter. "The ladies played hard and fought all game to achieve their first win," Lady Tide coach Ryan Bailey said. "It was a total team victory, because we are not deep and got into foul trouble early." In ...
Liberty County made 14 of 16 free throws down the stretch to hold off Region 2A-AAAA foe Richmond Hill 57-49 at home Tuesday night.
Struggling Liberty County dropped its fourth straight game Tuesday night, falling 71-44 to rival Richmond Hill in a Region 2A-AAAA contest.
Trading 3-pointer for 3-pointer, Frederica Academy came out against Georgia Independent Schools Association powerhouse First Presbyterian Christian Academy showing they weren't about to lay down and take a loss too easily.
With only six regular season games left on their schedule Bradwell's No. 9-ranked Lady Tigers are still charting a perfect course.
If there was a silver lining in Liberty County's 73-59 loss to Tattnall County on Saturday at home, it's this: The Panthers won't have to face the Battle Creek Warriors again.
The bad news for Liberty County was a narrow 35-34 loss Saturday to Tattnall County at home, the team's third straight setback.
Bradwell Institute kept its perfect season intact Saturday with a 68-16 win over host Long County in a nonregion matchup.
Long County used aggressive defense and solid free throw shooting to beat Bradwell Institute 77-62 in a non-region matchup Saturday in Ludowici.
Crusaders roll Prince Avenue Prep 101-62: Faith Baptist Christian Academy players rained in seven 3-pointers in the first three minutes of the Crusaders 101-62 win over Prince Avenue Prep on Friday in Ludowici. Crusader Jaquez Motley hit two of the first three treys on his way to 21 points. JJ Frazier led the team with 26 points. Mo Lee finished with 20 against the South Carolina school. The Crusaders are ...
In a slugfest, Region 2A-AAAA rival Glynn Academy held off visiting Liberty County 70-63 on Friday night.
Liberty County dropped its second straight region game Friday with a lopsided 53-38 loss to the Lady Red Terrors at Glynn Academy.
Long Co. Blue Tide The Long County Blue Tide put up a season-high point total in a 90-59 win Friday night over visiting Jeff Davis High School. The Blue Tide are 6-10 overall and 5-5 in Region 2-AA The Lady Tide fell 37-24 to the Yellow Jackets. The girls are still looking for their first win and are 0-14 overall and 0-12 in the region. Long County took on Bradwell ...
Lady Tide hurler Kayla Mills signed a scholarship Wednesday with Middle Georgia College to play softball for the Warriors next year.
Football seniors to be honored Saturday
The Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame will be inducting five new members during its annual banquet at 7 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Dorchester Civic Center. In today's Courier we introduce the last two inductees.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy will start its basketball season Monday, visiting Coastal Home School in Pembroke.
Long County High School football standout Josh Berry has earned a full football grant and scholarship to attend Savannah State University for the 2014-15 school year, according to a letter he has received.
Liberty County High School linebacker Raekwon McMillan wrote on Twitter that he will announce where he will go to college Dec. 16 at LCHS.
Start New Year off with a splash on New Year's Day at the 14th annual Tybee Polar Plunge on Tybee Island.
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.