For more than 40 minutes Tuesday it looked like the Long County High School girls' basketball team might pick up its first win of the season. Instead, host Jeff Davis High School got hot and pulled away over the last five minutes to win 45-30.
Team Hinesville weightlifting brothers Mack and Dominique Brunson placed fourth in their respective divisions at the 2010 American Open held Dec. 10-12 in Ohio.
"We call them the odd couple," Georgia Southern defensive coordinator Brent Pry said. "One's in to fishing and hunting, and the other is more urban. Definitely two different personalities, but they're great friends."
Hinesville native Gary Guyton had a huge game during the New England Patriot's 36-7 win over the Chicago Bears on Sunday. The Patriots linebacker scooped up a fumble in the second quarter and ran it back 35 yards for a touchdown to give the Patriots a 21-0 lead. It was Guyton's second NFL touchdown. He also recorded his second interception of the season in the third quarter, when he stepped in front of a Jay Cutler pass and picked it off. The Patriots host the Packers Sunday at 8:30 p.m.
Liberty County needed overtime to beat Beach the first time the two teams met. The Bulldogs returned the favor without the need for an extra period Saturday, holding off visiting Liberty County 47-45.
Liberty County High School girls' basketball coach Carolyn Kelly relished her victory in the second game of the season against Savannah power Beach, knowing the Lady Bulldogs would be a better team the next team they faced.
The Long County High School basketball team ended a four-game losing streak Saturday by defeating visiting Appling County 61-56.
The Long County High School girls basketball team lost its sixth game of the season on Saturday, falling 56-22 to Appling County.
It was a basketball game pitting the Youth Challenge Academy boys against Fort Gordon to see who ruled the hardwood during a tournament Sunday at the St. James Sports Center in Holmestown.
The Highlanders of First Presbyterian Christian Academy ran past New Birth 66-46 at the St. James Sports Center on Saturday to improve to 7-1.
Bradwell 65, Jenkins 25 (girls)
The seventh annual Liberty County Hall of Fame induction ceremony was filled with honor, laughter and a capacity crowd celebrating five new inductees.
Hinesville brothers Keaton and Cameron Eason placed first and fourth respectively in the Georgia/Florida motocross series which ended in Alma last week.
The First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders improved to 6-1 after stomping Bible Baptist 88-40 on Thursday in Savannah.
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Liberty County High School lost, 34-26, Friday to Wayne County. The loss drops the Panthers to 6-2 overall and 0-2 in Region 3A-AAAA.
The Crisp Academy Wildcats showed their true stripes Friday night, defeating the First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders, 56-14, at Long Bell Stadium in Hinesville. The top-seeded team in Region 2-A of the Georgia Independent School Association pushed the ball downfield with ease, running up a 28-0 halftime lead.
A week after losing an opportunity to claim a Region 3-AAAAA title, Richmond Hill rebounded to defeat Bradwell Institute, 28-14, and ruin the Tigers senior football players' last home game.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - The 2013-14 Georgia Hunting Seasons and Regulations Guide is available online and in print, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division recently announced.
The Savannah Coastal Refuges Complex is proposing to collect beginning July 1, 2014, a once-per-season, $25 hunt-permit fee from any individual wanting to participate in any or all complex hunts.