Story by Lewis Levine. Edited by Lawrence Dorsey.
The WNBA Atlanta Dream basketball team coaching staff visited Liberty County, Thursday afternoon. After receiving the key to the city from the Hinesville city counsel, they later held drills at Midway Middle School, in Midway. Dozens of children received basketball pointers from Head Coach Nicki Collins and her staff. The children were shown shooting and passing techniques, then later went through exercise drills. The coaches presented autographed basketballs to the Midway Middle School principal, as well as the Mayor of Riceboro. The coaches received commemorative cups as souvenirs.