With football season still a month away, Long County has one player who is already generating excitement.
According to Land-Grant Holy Land writer Meredith Hein, former Liberty County football player Raekwon McMillan has a shot at being nominated for several distinguished football awards this year.
Long County native and Miami Marlin pitcher Dustin McGowan was back on the mound Friday and picked up a save against the Braves in Atlanta.
Scott's All*Stars recently had their annual camp June 27-30 at the Riceboro Youth Center. The camp was organized through the Liberty County Recreation Department and taught by Marcus Scott IV.
CLAXTON - Martin NeSmith, the president of NeSmith Chevrolet Buick GMC in Claxton and NeSmith Chevrolet Buick GMC of Jesup, announced that the dealership is the title sponsor for the Swing Thought Golf Tour for a third year.
According to Cleveland.com, the Cleveland Cavaliers have exercised their option on former Liberty County and Tennessee basketball player Jordan McRae.
Former First Presbyterian Christian Academy baseball player Richard Lovelady has notched his first win as a professional baseball player.
STATESBORO - The deadline to register for Georgia Southern's Second Annual Women's Football Clinic, sponsored by East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro, has been extended to July 11.
Former Faith Baptist Christian Academy and Glennville native JJ Frazier was named one of the top 25 seniors for the 2016-17 basketball season by Bleacher Report.
The Long County 12 and under girls softball team recently won the Lyons Invitational Softball Tournament held in Toombs County. Top row: Coach Earl Freeman, Trista Murphy, Tanani Lucena, Dixie Corbin, Amaya Loterbaugh, Kayalmoni Lucena and coach Donnie Lust. Bottom row: Kylei Brady, Brooklyn Smith, Grace Gordon, Long County Recreation Director Henry Strickland, Rebecca Lust, Samantha Pitts and Jocelyn Priester.
GHSA 'dead week'
The following teams are the 2016 Liberty County Recreation Department baseball champions:
Editor's note the story printed in the Wednesday print edition of the Coastal Courier went to press before the Cavaliers exercised their team option on Jordan McRae. This online story reflects updated information.
Though the Long County football team didn't have the success that was expected in 2015, what the school did do was showcase the talent of several players.
Liberty County and Bradwell Institute junior varsity and varsity cheerleaders attended a camp at Columbus State last week.
After Nike's The Opening this past week, Liberty County football player Richard LeCounte was formally rated as a five-star recruit by 247Sports Wednesday.
Lady Tide sprinter Ja'Nya Bryant continued to excel on the track, raking in the medals during her summer break.
Former Liberty County and First Presbyterian Christian Academy baseball pitcher Richard Lovelady recorded his second professional baseball win Wednesday.
Scott's All*Stars participated in Battle of the Best Part 2 on July 8-10 in front of college coaches in Aiken, South Carolina.
Bradwell Lady Tigers Softball Conditioning and Tryouts
The grandson of Midway natives Edward and Sarah Stevens has won the 2016 USA Taekwondo Nationals Championships.
Sweat dripped from the 30 campers running drills. But the heat wasn't enough to keep them from learning the professional way of playing the ...
It took the Cleveland Cavaliers summer league three games before getting a win in Las Vegas. But that wasn't former Liberty County basketball player ...
Long County track star Cameron Taylor qualified for the 2016 Junior Olympics in the 800- and 3,000-meter races over the weekend.
SAVANNAH - The Two Hundred Club of the Coastal Empire is teaming up with the Savannah Bananas to host Red, White and Blue Night at Grayson ...
Three local Liberty County Recreation Department All-Star baseball and softball teams are headed to the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association state tournaments this week.
Liberty County basketball player Davion Mitchell is ranked number 34 overall among the top 150 Class of 2017 prospects, according to rivals.com.
According to Cleveland.com, former Liberty County football player Raekwon McMillan will represent Ohio State during the Big 10 Media Days in Chicago which runs ...
BI discount cards on sale
Several members of the Long County 4-H Club took part in the Georgia 4-H Horse Show early last month in Perry. The three-day event was ...