View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Outdoors/Recreation


Bald eagles on the rise in Georgia

Georgia Department of Natural Resources biologists have documented 113 nesting pairs of bald eagles in Georgia during the 2006-2007 nesting season. The figure represents an 18 percent increase from the previous season's total of 96 known active nests.

July 03, 2007 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Fishing for fun

More than 250 children along with their families from Liberty, Bryan and surrounding counties converged at the Richmond Hill Fish Hatchery for a fun-filled day of fishing.

June 24, 2007 | By Jimmy Currier Sports Editor | Outdoors/Recreation


Fishing Derby Saturday

Due to weather on June 2, the Richmond Hill Exchange Club rescheduled its 17th annual Fishing Derby for Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Richmond Hill Fish Hatchery on Highway 144.

June 21, 2007 | Staff Report | Outdoors/Recreation


Parks add wi-fi

James Brown and Stafford parks are going wireless. By partnering up with Coastal Communications, wi-fi signals will be broadcast throughout the parks, human resources clerk Laura Troutman said. This means anyone with a laptop or portable game system (like a Playstation Portable) equipped with a wireless Internet function can surf the web, check email or play online video games.

June 21, 2007 | Staff Report | Outdoors/Recreation


Cub Scouts at day camp

June 21, 2007 | Staff Report | Outdoors/Recreation


Be safe on the waterway

The thought of tragedy or death probably never enters the minds of most swimmers and boaters out enjoying a day of fun on the water - perhaps, it should.

June 13, 2007 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Keep a tight line

There was a brief interruption of our fishing thanks to sub-tropical storm Andrea, making it nearly impossible to go out and fish. But, the fishing started up right after the storm went by and the trout and bass tournament went on as planned at the Half Moon Marina. Thirteen boats entered and prizes were awarded for the first, second and third place fishermen.

June 13, 2007 | By Allen Branch Correspondent | Outdoors/Recreation


Keep a tight line

Attention, all you fisherman. It appears our fishing season has begun, both inshore and offshore. Although live shrimp are still hard to find, the fishing camps reported they are getting shrimp from Florida. Our white June shrimp should come into our area in a few weeks.

May 29, 2007 | Allen Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


DNR, island reserve seeking opinions

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources and the Sapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve want to hear from decision-makers to help guide coastal training efforts in order to balance future growth and development on Georgia's coasts.

May 29, 2007 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Post training area targets endangered specie home

Fort Stewart is receiving public comment until Monday on its construction of a firing point for its 32-ton M109A6 Paladin howitzers in an area which is part of the range of the endangered or threatened red-cockaded woodpecker, Eastern indigo snake and flatwoods salamander.

May 26, 2007 | By Joe Parker Jr. Correspondent | Outdoors/Recreation


Traces of rain fall

May 24, 2007 | Staff Report | Outdoors/Recreation


Special Olympics postponed

The threat of rain has forced the postponement of the regional Special Olympics, which was supposed to be in Savannah today.

May 24, 2007 | Staff Report | Outdoors/Recreation


Keep a tight line

The windy weather continued, so we didn't get any fishing reports for this week. Ray Good man said there was very little activity and only a few sheephead were caught. This is the time of year when we should have the large roe trout in our area.

May 20, 2007 | By Allen Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


LCRD volleyball

May 20, 2007 | Staff Report | Outdoors/Recreation


LCRD summer events

DAY CAMP: ages 6 and older,

May 20, 2007 | Staff Report | Outdoors/Recreation


« First  « Prev  68 69 70 71 72  Next »  Last »

Page 70 of 74

Articles by Section - Outdoors/Recreation


Scarecrow Stroll bigger than ever

Swarms of ghouls, goblins, scary clowns, witches, princesses and superheroes descended on downtown Hinesville on Friday evening for the sixth annual Scarecrow Stroll and Beggars Night.

October 27, 2014 | Randy C. Murray | Outdoors/Recreation


Deer on the move, motorists cautioned

SOCIAL CIRCLE - Hunters and rutting season have deer on the move, so state officials are cautioning motorists to be on the lookout.

October 25, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Fun run helps provide holiday meals

East Liberty County American Legion Post 321's annual 5K fun run/walk and 1K costume canter is set for Saturday.

October 25, 2014 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


LCRD soccer, football scores

Football scores

October 25, 2014 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


Program allows hunters to help farmers

A new program co-sponsored by Georgia's departments of Agriculture and Natural Resources links farmers with hunters who are willing to help them reduce wild-hog populations.

October 21, 2014 | Randy C. Murray | Outdoors/Recreation


Area hunter nabs huge gator

Ashley Arnold of Gum Branch bagged an 11-foot, 8-inch and 535-pound alligator last month at Middleton Lake.

October 14, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


1

Page 1 of 1


Please wait ...