Thanksgiving is the time to give thanks for the things in life we cherish and for the love of family and friends.
In only their third season, the First Presbyterian Christian Academy men's basketball team is chasing a title. Last year the team surprised many when they made it to the final four with a squad consisting primarily of freshman and sophomores. This year they enter the season ranked number three in the state in the Georgia Independent School Association.
Football is over and so are the basketball scrimmages. Now it's time for some real basketball.
Outsized, outplayed and outscored.
The Hinesville Gators 12 and under co-ed soccer team brought home a first-place trophy after competing in the statewide Kohl's Cup Soccer Tournament last weekend.
While the Wildcats are plagued by penalties the Tigers stumbled with a few too many turnovers. With 10:26 left in the first half the Tigers trail 21-0.
With much of the focus on the Highlanders' men's squad run in the final four last season, many failed to realize there was another squad of Highlanders hitting the hoops. Under head coach Rosby Fraiser, a 1987 Bradwell Institute graduate and former Lady Tiger basketball player, the talents for the Lady Highlanders are being developed.
University of Miami and former Bradwell Tiger, Charmaine Clark put up double digits to help the Hurricane's Women's basketball team get their first victory in a 64-45 win over FAU Nov. 9. It was the Hurricanes season opener and Clark scored 14 points.
When Julie Daffron took over last year as head coach for the Long County girls' basketball team, she knew she had her work cut out for her.
Two Lady Panthers' basketball players, who verbally committed to Georgia Tech last year as juniors, made it official Wednesday morning as they signed on the dotted line.
Playoff results from the Liberty County Recreation Department fall baseball season:
The Liberty County Recreation Department flag football championship trophy was awarded to the Panthers, while the second-place trophy was awarded to the Yellow Jackets.
WARSAW, Va. (AP) - The Northern Neck Regional Jail doesn't have the comforts of Michael Vick's Georgia mansion, but at least the disgraced quarterback will get to enjoy a hot turkey dinner this Thanksgiving. And, perhaps, a non-contact visit with a loved one.
Anyone who is remaining in the Hinesville area for Thanksgiving weekend and wants to entertain guests has a new option at their disposal - Winter Slam.
The Long County High School baseball team picked up its first win of the year Monday by defeating New Hampstead, 11-1, in five innings in Ludowici.
SAVANNAH - Former University of Georgia football coach and athletic director Vince Dooley will be the guest speaker at the second anniversary Scholarship Gala at Bethesda Academy from 6:30-10:30 p.m. May 15 at 9520 Ferguson Ave. to celebrate the school's 275th anniversary and the class of 2015.
If Georgia Southern has proven anything in its brief relationship with the Sun Belt Conference, it's that the Eagles shouldn't be taken lightly. The football team rolled to a conference title and the men's basketball team is right in the championship mix.
The Long County High School baseball team last year missed making the state playoffs by one game, finishing with a 13-13 overall record and an 8-10 mark in Region 2-AA.
Last year was only the second year of the Long County High School soccer program's existence, but both the girls' and boys' teams had quality years.
Liberty County High School's basketball teams played Region 3-AAAA tournament games last week, and the Panther boys took home the championship trophy.
Bradwell Institute claimed a 9-4 scrimmage win Thursday at Tattnall County.
The Liberty County High School soccer teams had rough times in their season openers Thursday.
The Long County High School boys and girls basketball teams wrapped up their seasons this week, falling in the quarterfinals of the Region 2-AA tournament.
Bradwell Institute's soccer teams kicked off their seasons with home games last week against Brunswick on Tuesday and Long County on Thursday.