Liberty County School Board officials hoped to use Liberty County High School's new football stadium for graduation ceremonies this month. Unfortunately, neither the field nor the stadium is complete. But, board Superintendent Dr. Steve Wilmoth is confident the stadium will be ready for kickoff in September. Meanwhile, graduation ceremonies will be at Olvey Field.
Even though it is still four months before Long County takes on Savannah Country Day in their first football game, coach Kyle Wilson knows the spring training practices going on now will tell him a lot about where the team will be on that first Friday.
The surroundings were pristine as a local fisherman and the Courier traversed the marshland coast of McIntosh County to observe the ecosystem, and discuss the impending threats it faces.
Bradwell Institute junior varisty baseball coach Pete Woodard tells his kids to have fun while playing the game.
Bud Frankenthaler is at it again, competing in the Tri the Parks triathlon series that is.
The South Georgia Kings had a good showing recently at the King of the South Tournament at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tenn.
It may only be spring, but Bradwell Institute's football team is going at it full speed.
The Smyrna Community Center was the latest stop for the Liberty County Recreation Department's Sport Taekwondo Team on their road to the USA Taekwondo National Qualifier in Miami, Fla.
Long County wrapped up its season Friday with a 12-2 loss in five innings to McIntosh County Academy in Darien.
On April 23 Bradwell Institute's boys track team won the Region 3-AAAAA title. Thursday through Saturday, they compete among the top runners, throwers and jumpers in the state at the Class AAAAA meet in Jefferson.
Despite Liberty County High School's baseball team missing the postseason this year, coach Steve Cotrell is excited about the future of the program.
The Hinesville Gators soccer teams are performing well at the Georgia State Recreation District tournament at James Brown Park.
Sunbury 5K set
Liberty County eked out a 10-9 win over Bradwell on Friday at Olvey Field in a game filled with mistakes and penalties. But there were some positives for both squads.
The Long County High School football team fell to Tattnall County, 23-14, on Friday in Ludowici.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy fell to 0-2 Friday by losing to Briarwood Academy, 52-20, in Warrenton.
The Long County High School softball team's skid continued Thursday as the Lady Tide fell to Bacon County, 1-0, for their third loss in a row.
The Bradwell Institute Lady Tigers fell to the South Effingham Lady Mustangs, 11-0, in three innings Thursday in Springfield.
RALEIGH, N.C. - Georgia Southern's Kevin Ellison fumbled on the 1-yard line trying to score a touchdown that would have put the game away, and N.C. State scored a pair of touchdowns in the final 6:55 to beat the Eagles, 24-23, on Saturday at Carter-Finley Stadium.
RALEIGH, N.C. - After Kevin Ellison fumbled on the 1-yard line in the fourth quarter Saturday against N.C. State - a play that resulted in a 99-yard touchdown drive and a momentum swing that led to a 24-23 win for the Wolfpack - Georgia Southern head coach Willie Fritz didn't want to challenge the ruling.
Safe Kids Savannah Youth Triathlon set
According to the Sydney Morning Herald and Libertyballers.com, former Liberty County high School and University of Tennessee basketball star Jordan McRae has signed with Australia's Melbourne United.
The Lady Panther softball team went 1-1 on Thursday in their Region 3-AAAA home opener - a double-header against Burke County.
The fifth annual Sunbury 5K, to benefit the Wounded Warriors Project and the American Diabetes Association, has been set for 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, and organizer Patrick Boyle said he can't believe participants will be marking the race's fifth anniversary.
The Long County High School football team fell Friday, 23-14, to cross-county rival Tattnall County.
Liberty County High School gets to keep the Commissioner's Cup one more year after beating Bradwell, 10-9, at Olvey Field on Friday night.