Only a few were brave enough to make the early morning start time for the Jingle Bell Jog on Dec. 15 at Fort Stewart. But for those who participated in the 3.5-mile run, it was an opportunity to honor loved ones currently deployed to Iraq.
Hinesville's Gary Guyton was among the All-stars chosen to play in the East West Shrine Game scheduled for Jan. 19 in Houston.
SAVANNAH - The Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa has announced a successful Holiday Golf Classic, part of the seventh annual Savannah Harbor Foundation Holiday Series.
The Liberty County Recreation Department honored volunteers who served as head coaches for three or more teams in different league sports during 2007. They were recognized for the efforts during the department's December board meeting.
Former Liberty County Panther Kaneetha Gordon helped the AASU Lady Pirates to a 2-0 record in their final game of the 2007 Chatham Orthopedics Holiday Classic in Savannah on Dec. 19.
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A few weeks ago, the Lady Tigers softball team gathered at the Western Sizzlin' to enjoy a family style dinner and host their annual award banquet.
The Swimming Highlanders keep progressing as the season continues. During a meet in Macon on Dec. 16, sixth grader Chandler Zable challenged herself to swim the 100-yard individual medley.
I had the pleasure of attending the Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet on Dec. 13 and watch five deserving gentlemen be inducted into the Hall of Fame. It was a grand affair, beautifully catered by Club Stewart and an evening filled with laughter as well as humility and modesty.
The Lady Highlanders received an early present from Santa in the form of their first victory on the basketball court Dec. 18. They managed to take a 16-point lead over Citizens Christian Academy in their 38-22 win. The junior varsity and varsity Highlanders followed suit by claiming victories over CCA as well.
The Bradwell Tigers junior varsity basketball team is off to a good start with a record of 6-1.
ATLANTA - Athletes for a Better World and the Georgia High School Association have announced a partnership with the creation of the Vincent J. Dooley Awards and Scholarships program.
The varsity boys and girls basketball teams from Faith Baptist Christian Academy in Ludowici won the inaugural GCA Christmas Invitational Tournament hosted in the Glennville Christian Academy gymnasium this past weekend.
The Lady Tigers bounced back from a 21-point loss Dec. 15 against Glynn by handing the Lady Brunswick Pirates a 28-point loss Dec. 18. Not to be outdone, the Tigers beat the Pirates by 40 points.
The Liberty County Panthers took on the Camden County Wildcats in a non-region battle of the mighty felines Dec. 15. The Panthers improved their record to 7-2 and the Lady Panthers are 8-1 as they enter the Christmas break and get ready for intense regional action starting the New Year.
The Liberty County High School baseball team finished the regular season with losses at Savannah Christian and Portal.
Bradwell Institute split a baseball doubleheader with Brunswick on Thursday in Hinesville in its season finale.
The Liberty County High School girls' soccer team has clinched a Class AAAA state-playoff spot, according to head coach Jarvis McArthur.
The Long County High School soccer teams wrapped up their regular seasons Monday with wins over Groves in Garden City.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy soccer players Joshua Khuns, MaKayla Alexander, Elise Letnaunchyn, Calvin Miclat and Demetrius Williams were recognized during the senior-night game against Frederica Academy on Tuesday at St. James Field.
Ohio State Buckeyes football coach Urban Meyer told Atlanta Journal Constitution's Michael Carvell last week that he thought former Liberty County High School star and current Buckeyes linebacker Raekwon McMillan could be a future team captain.
Bradwell Institute alum Josh McCullan, currently a long jumper for the University of Alabama, earned second place at the John Jacobs Invitational Meet on April 18 in Norman, Oklahoma.
Former Liberty County High School and University of Miami basketball player Rion Brown is doing well playing for Basic-Fit Brussels in the Belgium-Scooore League.
The Hinesville Soccer Association and Hinesville Gators are sponsoring an elite soccer camp July 6-9 at James Brown Park.
Liberty County High School's tennis teams placed third in the Region 3-AAAA playoffs to earn spots in this week's state tournaments.
Former Long County baseball stars Dustin McGowan and Tristan Goodro are making the folks in Long County proud this year in their post-high-school careers on the diamond.
Eight Long County High School athletes have qualified for the AA state sectional track-and-field meet after their efforts at the Region 2-AA meet last Wednesday at Southeast Bulloch High School.
The hometown fans in Ludowici had a lot to be happy about Friday as Long County beat Vidalia 6-3 in Region 2-AA baseball action.
The Georgia Southern football team wrapped up spring practice as the Eagles participated in their annual Blue-White Game in front of a sizable crowd Saturday afternoon at Paulson Stadium.
ATHENS - Hinesville native Mark Delafchell last week was named the University of Georgia Athletic Association's Employee of the Year.