The NC Ranch in Long County will host a benefit team-roping competition Saturday to raise money to help Karen Wright and her son, Colby, of Wayne County.
Coming off a dismal 2006 year where the Long County Blue Tide softball team had a 2-12 record, and only managed one region win, the ladies could only improve in 2007.
Long County's Dustin McGowan was back on the mound Tuesday as he and the Blue Jays faced the Oakland Athletics in Toronto. Despite McGowan, being off early, he still managed to complete five innings, as the Jays lost to the A's by a score of 6-4.
The "Magnificent Nine" members of the Southeast Elite Rockets track team brought home nine medals from the Junior Olympics track meet in Knoxville, Tenn.
The Lady Tigers softball took the field on Saturday at Paulson Tournament putting the spotlight on the team's only returning senior, Jena Alford.
Jena Alford, Bradwell's only senior, led the Lady Tigers to their first win of the season, beating the Windsor Forest Knights 9-2.
Liberty High School's Panthers dropped their first game 26-7 to Westminster Friday, but the coaches did see value in the scrimmage.
By Patty Leon
When the Liberty County Panthers took the field yesterday afternoon to scrimmage against Westminster, they did so with a new defense.
Toronto Pitcher Dustin McGowan put in his sixth solid start in a row, but because of a couple of mistakes by him and a couple more by first-baseman Lyle Overby, the Jays lost 4-3 to the Los Angeles Angels.
Jenna Bussard, an Olympic hopeful who is one of the strongest women in the world, has pushed her talents to new levels since putting Team Hinesville on the map.
Brunswick - A full weekend of racing is on tap at Golden Isles Speedway over the Labor Day holiday as the National Late Model Series rumbles into the coastal Georgia track for three nights of high-speed drama.
Panthers vs. Portal (14-2)
Olvey field comes alive with tiger football next Friday as the Bradwell team prepares to scrimmage against McIntosh County Academy.
ATLANTA - Senior linebacker Gary Guyton led Georgia Tech's Yellowjackets on defense with seven total tackles during a scrimmage.
Liberty County High School's Walker Franklin was one of two players chosen to play quarterback for the Georgia Sports Alliance East vs. West All-Star High School Senior Football game.
Liberty County High School's basketball teams split home games against McIntosh County Academy last Saturday.
The Long County High School boys' and girls' basketball teams were swept by Bryan County in Region 2-AA action last Friday in Pembroke.
Nine Liberty County High School football players were selected to the 2014 All-Region 3-AAAA Team, according to LCHS offensive coordinator Ryan Glazer.
Former Liberty County linebacker and current Ohio State Buckeye Raekwon McMillan was named to ESPN's 2014 True Freshman All-American Team on Monday.
Josh Eads is one and done as Richmond Hill High School football coach.
Saturday's cold morning didn't stop more than 100 people from running the inaugural Tiger Run 5K benefiting the Bradwell Institute track team.
The Snelson Golden boys' and girls' basketball teams won the second annual Scott's All*Stars Classic on Dec. 12-13 at the Shuman Center.
The Bradwell Institute Lady Tiger basketball team is on a four-game winning streak.
The First Presbyterian Christian Academy boys' basketball team made it look easy during Tuesday night's home basketball game against Appling Christian.
Tuesday wasn't a good night for Long County, as both the boys' and girls' basketball teams fell to the squads from Vidalia.
The Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame inductees, representing the Class of 2014, shared memories during their induction Thursday night. Club Stewart hosted the ceremony when four former local athletes were honored and praised.
Four First Presbyterian Christian Academy swimmers qualified for the state meet after placing well at several meets throughout the swim season this year, according to first-year swim coach Jonnie Larson.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy's boys' basketball team is off to a 3-0 start this season.
The Bradwell Institute Lady Tigers picked up a win Saturday, while the Bradwell boys' team lost by one point in games at Tattnall County.