The Georgia Southern football team that takes the field on Aug. 31 against Savannah State in the 2013 season opener, won't likely resemble the squad that has practiced throughout the spring and took the field last Saturday for the Blue/White scrimmage.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - The Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division encourages hunters to review important turkey-hunting safety tips before hitting the woods.
National Football League player and Bradwell Institute alumnus Gary Guyton will deliver the keynote address March 30 at the 19th annual Eleven Black Men of Liberty County banquet in Fort Stewart's Club Ballroom, 1020 Hero Road, building 405.
Health-care stakeholders from the public and private sectors met Wednesday to further analyze the results of a strategic health-plan study commissioned by the Fort Stewart Growth Management Partnership.
GAINESVILLE - A group of parents from across Georgia has been asked to help the state Department of Education increase parent and family engagement to help promote student success.
Henry "Hank" White Memorial Golf Scholarship applications will be accepted and must be postmarked by May 1 to be considered.
Coldwell Banker Holtzman, Realtors in Hinesville is sponsoring a free career seminar to familiarize current and potential real estate licensees with basic information about the residential real estate profession.
ATLANTA - George Holtzman of Hinesville recently concluded 18 years of service on the Georgia Real Estate Commission. His term was up Jan. 26.
Commencement at an area univeristy, Armstrong Atlantic State University, will feature Henry "Hank" Huckaby, chancellor of the University of System of Georgia.
Future Farmers of America members from Liberty County High School and Bradwell Institute participated Oct. 11 in the Georgia National Fair, which ran from Oct. 6-16 in Perry. Twenty-two students from Bradwell and 37 students from LCHS attended, participating in various events including floral design, the agriscience fair, horticultural research and chapter booth display.
Many times it seems that God is nowhere to be found and we wonder if he really cares about our situations. We wonder why he doesn't automatically intervene when we get into trouble. We wonder why he doesn't answer our prayers.
"Finally the state has found a group of people who are applauding the heavy whacks that legislators are giving Georgia's budget due to reduced revenues." Who would cheer these deep cuts? Criminals, of course.
Text Message Marketing hosted a ribbon-cutting and grand-opening ceremony Sept. 2 at Bradwell Park in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce.
SAVANNAH - With communities from North Carolina to New England suffering from significant flooding, wind damage and widespread power outages from Hurricane Irene, the American Red Cross is responding with shelter, food and other assistance.
The final environmental impact statement about a proposed research area within Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary is now available.
The Bradwell Institute softball team had a 1-4 record at last weekend's Warriors' Blast Tournament in Glennville.
Liberty County High School's softball team is looking to heal some wounds inflicted last weekend at the Warriors' Blast Tournament in Glennville.
The Long County High School football team fell, 33-20, to Claxton on Friday in a preseason scrimmage in Ludowici.
Golf tourney to benefit Long Co. baseball team
The Georgia Southern Eagles on Saturday spent the last scrimmage of fall camp at Paulson Stadium simulating gameday scenarios - crowd noise pumped over the speaker system included - and left the hundreds of fans in attendance, the coaching staff and the players feeling pretty good overall.
Individual tickets for Georgia Southern's five games at Paulson Stadium are on sale with the ability to order in advance online at GSEagles.com/tickets.
Bradwell Institute held the Toombs County Bulldogs scoreless in Friday night's preseason scrimmage in Lyons.
The Long County High School football team lost its Friday night scrimmage, 33-20, to Claxton High School in Ludowici. For more photos of the game, go to www.coastalcourier.com, and check Wednesday's Courier for a full story.
Liberty County High School downed Bradwell Institute, 19-2, in four innings in girls' softball action Thursday afternoon at BI.
Long County High School softball pitcher Harley Dawson led the Lady Tide to a 1-0 win Thursday over Bryan County. She won a pitching duel with Bryan's Brooke Barfield, striking out 16 batters, giving up only three hits and walking three.
South Effingham edged out the Liberty County Panthers, 9-7, in Friday's scrimmage at Donell Woods Stadium. Despite the loss, the Panthers' coaching staff saw enough action to decide on a starting quarterback. Coaches also were relieved to see that even though former standout linebacker Raekwon McMillan is gone, defense didn't skip a beat.
Liberty County High School will host the South Effingham Mustangs for a scrimmage game at 7:30 tonight at Donell Woods Stadium.
Bradwell Institute will play Toombs County in its scrimmage at 7 tonight in Lyons.
The Long County High School football team will hold its first scrimmage tonight, taking on Claxton High School at 7:30 in Ludowici.
The Long County High School softball team got a no-hitter from pitcher Harley Dawson en route to winning its first Region 2-AA game of the season Tuesday by pummeling St. Vincent's Academy, 9-0, in five innings in Savannah.