ATLANTA (AP) - A former University of Georgia football coach has been accused in court documents of making millions of dollars from a Ponzi scheme.
After taking the Fourth of July weekend off and having to reschedule last week's game, the Hinesville Hurricanes once again will take the field at Long Bell Stadium in Hinesville for their second game of the regular season.
Former Richmond Hill High School left hander Kevin Matthews got his first minor league start July 9. The June 6 first-round pick of the Texas Rangers, now with the Arizona League Rangers, pitched a scoreless inning against the Arizona League Diamondbacks. He walked one and struck out one.
Bryan County High School's softball team will get some early work next week when they play host to a number of area teams in the 2011 Summer Slam at Hendrix Park.
Former Richmond Hill High School pitcher Kevin Matthews saw his first action in a minor league uniform Sunday.
The Hendrix Park 12U All-Stars placed second in the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association District 2 tournament held June 25 -27 in Baxley. The team will head back to Baxley July 6-8 for the GRPA state tourney.
BRUNSWICK - Some brown pelicans rescued from the Gulf oil spill last summer and released in Georgia not only returned to the state this spring but are nesting and raising young here.
Another student-athlete at Bryan County High School will compete at the college level after Kimberly Williams earned a track scholarship with Chattahoochee Technical College in Marietta.
Bryan County children attend the third annual Challenger Sports Soccer Camp at Hendrix Park. Coaches Ashley Whiteley and Danny Smith of England are two of more than 1,800 soccer coaches who come to the United States every summer for eight weeks and work on developing young American soccer athletes. This year Hendrix park is hosting 17 campers ages 4 to 14 in two groups. For more details visit www.hendrixpark.org.
The Richmond Hill Rock Hounds won the 2011 8-year-old title by defeating Team Storm 11-10 on June 6.
The Richmond Hill Recreation Association recently held its Minor and Major boys baseball championships. We'll provide names as soon as we get them. In the meantime, here are some photos to enjoy.
Richmond Hill High School's Kevin Matthews has been picked by the Texas Rangers as their first-round choice in Major League Baseball's first-year draft.
The Richmond Hill Recreation Association held an end-of-season softball tournament at Henderson Park over the Memorial Day weekend.
Teams are being sought to compete in the Jason Dahlke Memorial Energy Adventure Challenge on June 4 at Fort McAllister State Park in Richmond Hill.
A massive fish kill along a 40-mile stretch of the Ogeechee River is puzzling environmentalists, who have closed public landings and are awaiting test results to learn the cause.
Richmond Hill High School girls' basketball underwent a change in leadership over the offseason when former girls' coach Elizabeth Bennett stepped down to take an assistant principal's job at Richmond Hill Middle School.
WAYCROSS - Commercial fishermen can take to the water at 6 a.m. Jan. 1, which is the opening day of the state's shad season, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division. Shad season runs through midnight Monday, March 31.
Bryan County High School's Nick Scott and Richmond Hill High School's Nick Fitzgerald were named to the Georgia Sportswriters Association All-State football team, it was announced Sunday.
Bryan County High School catcher Logan Harrell had a career year in 2013.
Bryan County High School's basketball teams will be home for the holidays this Christmas, thanks to the Bryan County Classic beginning Friday.
Richmond Hill High School quarterback Nick Fitzgerald was named the Region 3-AAAAA Player of the Year by the region's coaches, it was announced recently
Richmond Hill High School will scrimmage high-powered Camden County in football the next two seasons, RHHS Athletic Director Mickey Bayens said.
No other football team in the history of Richmond Hill has done what the 12U Wildcat team has done - bring home a state title.
If Brendan Vasher weren't such an accomplished runner, he'd like to become a serious golfer.
Lady 'Skins drop heartbreakers
Wildcats get win
It was a mixed bag Tuesday night for Richmond Hill High School and Bryan County High School, as far as home openers go. The Lady Wildcats (2-1) knocked off Liberty County 46-39 behind 15 points from Keeara Jackson and 10 from Hannah Riley. The boys, meanwhile, fell 68-42 to the Panthers. Daniel Wilder was the only Wildcat in double figures. In Pembroke, the Redskins took on McIntosh County Academy in 2-AA acation. The boys' fell 82-37 to drop to 1-1 on the season while the girls lost 65-39 to fall to 1-2. Both RHHS and BCHS were on the road ...
BCHS catcher Logan Harrell was one of two players from Region 2-AA to earn All-State honors, it was announced Thursday by her coach, Al Butler.
Call it a mixed blessing.
There's never a dull day for the athletic director of a Football Bowl Subdivision program.