Liberty County High School's Lady Panther softball team dropped their Region 2-AAA opening game at home Tuesday afternoon against Brantley County. The Lady Panthers lost 7-4.
STATESBORO - College football is near and the Georgia Southern Eagles are back in action and looking to build off their 2015 GoDaddy Bowl championship.
Friday night football begins this weekend as Bradwell Institute Tigers hosts Liberty County at Hokey Jackson Stadium.
Long County's first football game of the season is Friday against Islands High in Savannah.
Off to a 1-1 start, the First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders will host Hilton Head Christian Academy Friday at Long Bell Stadium.
Liberty County hosted Wayne County in a non-region softball game Monday, but weren't able to hold off the Yellow Jackets' hitting barrage. The Lady Panthers lost 11-1.
Bradwell Institute has started region softball play. The first opponent, Richmond Hill, dispatched the Lady Tigers in three innings Monday on Lady Tiger field.
The Long County softball team's slump continued last week, falling to Glynn Academy (5-1) and Islands High School (3-2) on the road.
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The Annual KIDS-ETC 5K Fun Run was Aug.13 in Ludowici. Director Linda Futch said there were more runners than in previous races. Runners gathered up at the Ludowici Well Pavilion and ran through the city. Futch said proceeds will go to the KIDS-ETC Scholarship fund which awards scholarships to local students. To see more pictures from the run go to www.community.coastalcourier.com.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy overcame an hour long lightning delay and 12-point deficit to knock off Bethlehem Temple 26-20 in the Highlanders first home game of the season.
Mother Nature forced the Tigers to wait an extra hour, but it was well worth it.
Two days after Liberty County High School beat host Bradwell Institute 12-2 in a softball game Tuesday afternoon at Lady Tiger Field the two teams were at it again.
Members of the Vietnam Veterans of America presented the Sunbury 5K with an award of appreciation for race organizer's $1,000 donation to VVA's "Good Friday Walk" that benefitted the Liberty County Coalition for the Homeless. Sunbury 5K organizers also donated $1,350 directly to the VVA for their local outreach efforts.
The Long County Recreation Department was recognized as the District 2 Agency of the Year.
The Long County Recreation Department is in full swing with both its football and soccer programs.
Liberty County honored its senior softball players Tuesday before falling 8-0 in a Region 2-AAA game against Pierce County.
Bradwell Institute's softball team played a double header Tuesday at Effingham County. On Thursday, they hosted the Lady Rebels. Bradwell suffered losses in all ...