When visitors to Olvey Field fill the stands for graduation later this month and for football games in the fall, they will notice the new bleachers.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Tech football team is ranked No. 14 in the nation by Athlon Sports preseason magazine, which hits the newstands May 29.
The Hinesville Gators U12 Green and the Gator U16 soccer teams won the district championships for their respective divisions May 6.
Cherokee Rose Country Club members and guests may see a little construction going on and experience a little inconvenience on the golf course, but CRCC general manager Ronnie Mobley says not to worry.
Morehouse College has an alumni list that reads like a who's who: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, Spike Lee, Julian Bond, Samuel L. Jackson and Herman Cain all graduated from the prestigious school in Atlanta.
Bradwell Institute's boys soccer team made history this season, winning its first state playoff game in school history - a 3-1 win against Union Grove.
Dustin McGowan got his second major league start of the season Saturday and helped Toronto beat Tampa Bay 5-4. It was the second win in a row for the Blue Jays, after they had been on a nine-game losing streak.
Bradwell's athletes gave a valiant effort but fell short at the Class AAAAA boys track meet in Jefferson May 10-12.
Three youngsters can call themselves state champions after winning their events in the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association state track meet. They compete for the Liberty County Recreation Department.
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.
The Long County High School softball team fell, 2-1, in eight innings to a strong Jeff Davis squad Thursday in Hazlehurst.
A big third-inning push by Effingham County helped give them an 8-0 win over Bradwell Institute on Thursday in Region 3-AAAAA softball action at BI.
It was a bit rough to be a football team located within Liberty County Friday night. At Donell Woods Stadium Benedictine showed why they made the state semi-finals last year taking down Liberty 44-13 in a non-region game.
The Long County High School football team will be back on the gridiron tonight when it hosts Metter at 7:30 p.m.
The Long County High School softball team beat McIntosh County, 8-0, on Wednesday in Ludowici.
Bradwell Institute has its first Region 3-AAAAA contest at 7:30 p.m. Friday when it hosts Richmond Hill at Olvey Field.
Liberty County High School will get an early feel for the postseason when the Panthers welcome regional power Benedictine to Donell Woods Stadium on Friday.
It was an exciting final three innings Tuesday, as the Liberty County High School Lady Panthers won its home softball game, 5-3, over Bradwell Institute in the teams' third matchup of the season.
By the time Liberty County High School sat their starters Friday, they had already put up 42 unanswered points against McIntosh County Academy in Darien.
Bradwell Institute dropped Long County claimed a 5-2 win over Bradwell Institute on Monday in a non-conference game at BI.
Bradwell Institute quarterbacks Duane Johnson and Stephen Felton combined to go 0 for 2 in passing during last Friday's 28-21 loss at Calvary Day in Savannah. But what the Tigers lacked in passing, they made up for by pounding the ball, rushing for 201 yards.
Though the Long County High School varsity football team had last week off from game action, the junior-varsity squad traveled to Reidsville on Thursday but lost to Tattnall County, 42-14.
Former Long County High School football standout Josh Berry, who is now a member of the Savannah State University team, saw action on Saturday against Georgia Southern University in Statesboro.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern rang in the Football Bowl Subdivision era with the first game in a newly-renovated Paulson Stadium against Savannah State on Saturday evening. However, the starters only got to play in half of it.
Severe Impact to hold tryouts for 18U team