Long County Newswire (Page 3)

Long County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Long County, GA. (Page 3)

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  1. Charlie Sewell: Speed kills, and traffic citations save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | MDJonline.com

    ... country. Governor Lester Maddox even had a billboard erected near the town that said, "BEWARE, you are entering Long County and approaching Ludowici Georgia. Don't get fleeced in a clip joint. Don't get caught in a speed trap." The billboard also ...

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  2. Long County falls to Tattnall County 10-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    ... 7-0 lead in the first inning and never looked back, taking the victory 10-7. Andrew Swindell got the start for Long County but struggled from the onset resulting in Rex Johnson and Matt Swindell coming in to relieve him. Johnson threw five innings, ...

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  3. Closings announced in Long CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    Schools in Long County and city government offices in Ludowici will close at noon due to approaching severe weather. The Long County Courthouse and Board of Commissioners offices will be closing at 2 p.m., according to County Commission Chairman Mike Riddle.

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  4. Blue Tide ends streak, beats BIRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    A late-game surge Wednesday handed the Long County High School baseball team a win over the Bradwell Institute in Ludowici. The win broke an eight-game losing streak for the Blue Tide.

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  5. Police arrest eight on drug, gambling chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    ... violence from occurring." Quarterman said in addition to the Liberty Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division, the Long County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division and Hinesville Police Department played a role in the operation. He also praised the city's ...

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  6. Long takes two over Liberty soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    Liberty County's Lady Panthers' soccer match against Long County Tuesday in Ludowici had the intensity of two boxers slugging it out in prize fight. With playoffs just around the corner both teams hoped the big 2-AAA Region matchup would help secure a higher seeding in the standings.

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  7. Five graduate at Valdosta StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    Deon Villasencio of Hinesville, who earned a Bachelor of Science in organizational leadership Taylor Andre of Glennville, who earned a Bachelor of Science in nursing Jailisa Jones of Hinesville, who earned a Bachelor of Arts in psychology Yavniel Lee of Hinesville, who earned a Bachelor of Science in criminal justice Mary Michael Logue of Ludowici, who earned an Education Specialist in school counseling Approximately 1,400 undergraduate and graduate students were recognized during VSU's 222nd commencement ceremonies Dec. 9-10. ATLANTA - Alisha Hunter of Allenhurst earned a master's degree in biology from Georgia State University at its 102nd commencement in December.

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  8. 1 ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    On Tuesday, Long County fell to Liberty County 4-3 in Ludowici. Colton Infinger came in to close out the game for the Blue Tide in the fourth inning.

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  9. Long County beats Liberty County 4-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    On Tuesday two of soccer's "big dogs" in the 2-AAA Region faced off in Ludowici with Liberty County High School taking on Long County High School. Though both teams went into this game tied for the second spot in the region, whereas in recent years they have been facing off for the top spot.

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  10. Reward upped for info on Long crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    The reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of people targeting the elderly in Long County has increased from $700 to $4,000. Last week the Ludowici Police Department and the Long County Sheriff's Office announced they were offering the reward in an attempt to thwart a rash of incidents in which someone is targeting the county's elderly residents.

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  11. Long County soccer pick up winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    Recently the Long County High School soccer teams have been very busy with both non-region and 2-AAA action. The entire team played well for the Ludowici girls, but no one had a better outing than Porshia Cummings who scored five goals.

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  12. Jesup store donates to LPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    Ludowici Police Chief F.A. McClelland pushes a shopping cart loaded with a computer and printer donated by the Jesup Walmart. With him are store co-manager Jason Christmas and LPD Officer W. Mugrauer.

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  13. GBI: 3 people charged in death of US marshal in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | WSB-TV

    ... of 53-year-old Patrick Carothers. He died Nov. 18 after being shot twice during a hunt for a fugitive in rural Long County. Carothers was fatally shot by 25-year-old Dontrell Montese Carter, who was killed by officers returning fire. He was on the ...

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  14. GBI charges 3 people in November shooting death of US Marshal in Long CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation says three suspects have been arrested in the shooting death of Deputy United States Marshal Patrick Thomas Carothers. Carothers was shot and killed by 25-year-old Dontrell Montese Carter on Nov. 18, 2016 while serving an arrest warrant at a residence in Long County.

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  15. Elderly targeted in Long County crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    The Ludowici Police Department and the Long County Sheriff's Office are working to bring an end to a rash of incidents reportedly targeting the county's elderly residents. According to Long County Sheriff's Office Detective Tom Sollosi, there have been a number of incidents involving thefts, assaults, and cruelty to elderly people.

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  16. Random thoughts on areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    A native of Liberty County, T.C. Stevens moved to Jekyll Island and graduated from Glynn Academy. He is now a retired deputy sheriff from Newton County, Georgia.

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  17. 'Hatchet man' back in court this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    The man who earned the nickname the Hatchet Man for attacking a woman with a hatchet in 1996 is expected back in court Thursday, according to public records in the Long County Clerk of Courts office. Calvin Leon Nelson, also identified in public records and warrants as Kevines Leon Nelson is currently charged with criminal attempt to commit a felony and public drunkenness.

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  18. Football: Meet the Recruits - DB Tariq CarpenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | From The Rumble Seat

    Tariq Carpenter became the 21st commitment of Georgia Tech's 2017 class on the morning of January 29th, just a few days before National Signing Day and on the tail end of his official visit to the Flats on the final weekend full of official visits. Carpenter is listed at 6'2", weighs in around 190 pounds, and comes to the Flats from Long County High School in Ludowici, GA - about an hour southwest of Savannah, and right outside of Jesup.

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  19. Harmon honored as Long STAR studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    Long County STAR student Breana Harmon and STAR teacher Sabrina Caines, holding framed certificates, after they were honored Tuesday by retired educator Janet Watford and Long County Chamber President Justin Anderson. Long County High School Senior Breana Harmon has been named the system's 2017 PAGE STAR Student.

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  20. Joe Boyer leading WGTC into postseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Times Georgian

    The West Georgia Tech freshman spent last season away from the game after enrolling at the two-year college in Carrollton. While trying to gain his eligibility, Boyer worked out on his own.

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