Samantha Ashdown, victim's advocate for the Atlantic Judicial Circuit District Attorney's Office, bears down as she pulls the weighted sled while battling it out Saturday morning at CrossFit Hinesville's 2016 Battle of the Sexes.
Howdy, friends and neighbors and all the folks in our coastal area. We certainly have been having some nice weather lately. I hope you have been able to get out there and enjoy it.
A parade is set for 1 p.m. Saturday to honor the three state title winning basketball teams from Liberty County.
Bradwell Institute is in the midst of the region 3-AAAAA season. But the Tigers dropped three games in the past five days.
Long County baseball team lost its first big Region 2-AA matchup in Pembroke Friday against Bryan County.
According to the University of South Carolina-Upstate athletic website, Lady Spartan KeAndrea Ladson, a graduate of Bradwell Institute, set a school record in the 60-meter hurdles in the 2015-16 Atlantic Sun Indoor Track and Field Champtionship Feb. 26-27 in Macon.
Long County's boys and girls soccer teams both notched Region 2-AA wins March 8 over Bryan County.
The Hinesville Hurricanes dropped their first game of the season Saturday at Long Bell Stadium.
Scott's All*Stars started the season Feb. 20 and, according to coach and founder Marcus Scott IV, the team has several returning players from the 16U team.
The All-Region 2-AA team was recently selected by the coaches. Long County was well represented with six boys and five girls recognized.
Teams from Faith Baptist Christian Academy competed in the recent National Association of Christian Athletes National Basketball Tournament in Tennessee.
Former Liberty County basketball player Jordan McRae received a multi-year contract from Cleveland Cavaliers General Manager David Griffin Wednesday, according to a team news release.
A third local basketball team has brought another state title to Liberty. The Liberty County Recreation Department's senior boys' All-Stars team beat Douglas 76-61 in the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association championship game March 5 in Effingham County.
Seven runs scored in the first inning was the jump start Liberty County's baseball team needed to clear out Groves in four innings Thursday.
Long County picked up two more wins on the diamond this week, beating Bacon County (5-4) and New Hampstead High School (1-7).
The Jay Smiley Memorial Golf Tournament will be Saturday at Cherokee Rose Country Club.