Rodney Hawkins scored 30 points to help Bradwell grab its third win of the week, a 67-46 dismantling of short-handed Long County on Saturday in Hinesville.
The unbeaten Bradwell Institute Lady Tigers celebrated senior night with an exclamation point Saturday, hammering Long County, 56-16, in Hinesville.
Liberty County football players Jordan Harper, Tavoris Lewis and Tucory Rhodes signed letters of intent to Carson-Newman, Valdosta and Albany State, respectively, during National Signing Day on Feb. 2.
Former Liberty County High School standout Rion Brown hit a late 3-pointer and then drew a foul and hit three free throws to send the University of Miami into overtime against Virginia at the Bank United Center in Miami on Saturday.
Long County High School crowned Chris Stock as the 2011 homecoming king Friday. He was crowned by 2010 king Jake Durham.
Bradwell Institute's Lady Tigers completed a perfect season Tuesday night, beating Savannah High 58-36.
Lady Panther Jana Jones said she never thought sports were a priority and it wasn't until her brothers pushed her that she joined the Liberty County High School track team and weightlifting squad.
For the Bennetts, Tuskegee University football is becoming a family tradition.
The Panthers moved one step closer to their goal of finishing second in region 2A-AAAA as Liberty County downed visiting Ware County 62-55 Friday night.
Two players were ejected after they began fighting with seconds left in Long County's 56-50 win Friday over visiting Brantley County.
Bradwell Institute improved to 23-0 the easy way on Friday by beating Islands High 49-9 in a Region 3-AAAA girls basketball matchup in Savannah.
The Long County High School Lady Tide fell 50-22 to visiting Brantley County in a Region 2-AA basketball matchup Friday night.
Faith Baptist Christian Academy boys' basketball team is currently 23-3 overall and 9-0 in the Georgia Christian Athletic Association Region 2-AA. The boys reached that milestone after defeating Grace Christian 115-67 on Jan. 27 and Open Bible Christian 102-61 on Jan.28
Liberty County notched welcomed back an injured starter and picked up its second win in a row by edging Ware County 61-58 at home Friday night.
Surrounded by family and friends at the Liberty County High School media center, five Liberty County High School student-athletes penned their names to letters of intent during National Signing Day on Wednesday.
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.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Long-time Auburn University at Montgomery men's basketball head coach Larry Chapman of Ludowici recently announced that he will retire at the conclusion of the 2013-14 season. As a player at Ludowici High School, he was a two-time all-state selection and twice led his team to the state championship tournament.
Riceboro native and WNBA star DeLisha Milton-Jones recently was acquired by the New York Liberty, according to wnba.com.
A boys' basketball game between Liberty County and Bradwell Institute is one of the biggest draws in Hinesville high-school sports.