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  • Today's Top Stories

    February 21--  Today's Top Stories From ABC News

    VOTE 2020
    --If you’re a presidential candidate, you’re going to be in Las Vegas on Friday.  All of the leading Democratic presidential candidates, along with President Trump, will spend at least part of their Friday in Vegas, a day before the Nevada
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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 21 February 2020 | 08:09
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  • Video Conferencing Coming to Toombs Superior Court

    The Toombs County Sheriff’s Office will soon be on the cutting edge of court appearances by inmates who are already in the penal system.

    According to Toombs County Sheriff Alvie “Junior” Kight, who made a presentation on the Video Conferencing Equipment for Superior Court to the Toombs County

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 21 February 2020 | 01:00
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  • Citizen of the Year Banquet Held

    Citizen of the YearFebruary 20--  The annual Vidalia Citizen of the Year banquet was held at the First Methodist Church Activity Center and was sponsored this year by the Vidalia Lions Club.  The recipients were 2019 Lady of the Year Cindy Williams, and 2019 Man of the Year Travis Deloach.

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 20 February 2020 | 20:24
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  • No Local School Closures for Friday

    February 20--  According to Toombs County School Superintendent Barry Waller, the Toombs County Schools will be in operation on Friday, February 21.  "We are monitoring the conditions of the roads today to ensure that our buses can safely transport our students to school. We have been in

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 20 February 2020 | 16:04
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  • EMA Directors Release New Flood Information

    Local Emergency Management Agency Directors in Montgomery and Toombs counties were optimistic at the beginning the week that flood waters would recede by weeks end, but that doesn’t appear to be the way it will be.

    Wednesday morning Montgomery County EMA Director Donnie Daniels said that six flood

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 19 February 2020 | 11:34
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  • State School Superintendent Recognizes Toombs County Senior

    Richard Woods and TC studentFebruary 19--  State School Superintendent, Richard Woods, presented TCHS Senior Cherish White with the Award of Excellence at the Georgia Department of Education on Tuesday, February 18.  Special Education Director, Sabrina Woodruff, CTI Coordinator,Sabrina Campbell and Grandmother Deborah Miller

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 19 February 2020 | 08:10
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  • Contention At County Meeting

    The vote of Montgomery County Commissioners to officially pass a resolution for an appointee to represent the county on the Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission brought some fire at last week’s meeting.

    Commissioners had advertised in the legal organ for two weeks asking for anyone

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 19 February 2020 | 01:00
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  • Wilson Named Dean

    Sonya WilsonSonya Wilson, Dean of Industrial Technologies for Southeastern Technical CollegeFebruary 18--  Sonya Foss Wilson has been named Dean of Industrial Technologies for Southeastern Technical College (STC), according to Teresa Coleman, Vice President for Academic Affairs.

    Teresa Coleman said, “Sonya

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 18 February 2020 | 12:19
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  • Toombs County BOE Recognizes Staff

    February 18--  The Toombs County Board of Education recognized their staff at their monthly meeting.

     

    Extra MileExtra Mile Award (Certified Employee)- Melissa Boyett pictured with TCMS Principal; Dr. Renee Garbutt and Superintendent Barry Waller

     

     

    WOW AwardWow Award (Classified Employee)- Mike Smith and Jen Marsh

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 18 February 2020 | 12:02
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Sportsbreak

  • Jones To Compete at Finals

    February 21—Congratulations to VHS Lady Indian Jashiya Jones who will be competing at the Finals of the GHSA Girls 3-Point Shooting Contest on Friday, March 6th at the Macon Centreplex. Jones is one of four of the semi-finalist that have made it through the competition. She first competed in the

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 21 February 2020 | 08:55
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  • Treutlen 2nd Round Game Moved to Friday

    The Treutlen Vikings will have to wait one more day before playing in the 2020 GHSA Class A (Public) State Playoffs, as weather has forced postponement of the game. The game against Warren County was originally scheduled to be played Thursday at 6:00 P.M. at the Treutlen Gym, but due to weather

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    Sportsbreak | John Koon | 20 February 2020 | 16:36
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    Sportsbreak | Dorothy Davis | 20 February 2020 | 12:04
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  • Crusaders Defeat Cougars Advance To Second Round

    February 20—The RTCA Crusaders defeated the Piedmont Academy Cougars at home Wednesday night 53-42 to advance to the second round of the GISA AA State Basketball Playoffs. RTCA trailed 19-17 at the half and outscored the Cougars 36-23 in the second half.The Crusaders were led in scoring by MK

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 20 February 2020 | 08:15
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  • Lady Indians Advance to Quarterfinals

    February 20—For the first time since 2015 the Vidalia Lady Indians are advancing to the quarterfinals of the GHSA AA State Playoffs. The Lady Indians defeated the Banks County Leopards at home Wednesday night 55-36. Vidalia led 28-16 at the half and 39-23 at the end of the third period. The Lady

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 20 February 2020 | 07:18
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  • Toombs Wrestlers Place at State Tournament

    Toombs County sent 6 wrestlers to the State Tournament last weekend and 4 came home as state placers.Jose Balderas finished 3rd in the 106 lb class, Areal Rodriquez finished 4th in the 138 lb class, Chandler Lynn finished 5th in the 160 lb class and Devante Willis finished 5th in the 285 lb

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 19 February 2020 | 09:03
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  • Indians Finish Sixth Godbee State Champion!

    February 17-- The Vidalia High School Indians Wrestling team finished in sixth place overall at the AA State Tournament in Macon this past weekend. Thomas Godbee is your AA State Champion at 195 pounds! Markevious Mincey got 3rd place and Jaylin Burns took 4th. Hunter Manning placed 5th, Dawson

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 18 February 2020 | 08:02
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  • Indians Open 2020 Baseball Season

    February 17-- The Vidalia Indians opened the 2020 baseball season with two solid wins over Pike Co 2-0 and a come from behind win in game two 5-4. The Indians fell to Savannah Country Day 9-7 Saturday in the Paul Thigpen Diamond Weekend.2 15 20 Cox

    The Indians travel to Tattnall County Tuesday at 6:00pm

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 17 February 2020 | 08:07
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  • Sports and Scores This Week (2-17-20)

    February 17--Here are the latest sports schedules and scores for the week.

    Monday, February 17

    NASCAR: Daytona 500 Winner: Denny Hamlin

    Baseball: Treutlen at Howard 11:00am and Treutlen at Central Macon 1:30pm (Cancelled)

    Wilcox Co 7, Montgomery Co 3 

    Tuesday, February 18

    Baseball: Vidalia 10,

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 17 February 2020 | 06:30
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Community Calendar

  • Black History Celebration

    Black History PAL Poster 2

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    Community Event | Jeff Raiford | 20 February 2020 | 14:58
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  • J.D. Dickerson Pre-K Registration

    On Monday, March 2nd, Vidalia City Schools will begin Pre-K registration for the 2020/21 school year.  In order to be eligible to enroll, your child must have turned four years old on or before September 1, 2020.  Applications will be available in the front office at J. D. Dickerson Primary

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    Community Event | Jeff Raiford | 20 February 2020 | 12:59
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  • 2020-03-07 Road Race - Chick-Fil-A

    20200304 RoadRace

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    Community Event | Dorothy Davis | 19 February 2020 | 09:10
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  • STC to Hold Job Fairs

    February 17--  Southeastern Technical College will be holding 2 jobs fairs, April 21st on their Swainsboro campus and April 23rd on the Vidalia Campus from 9:00 a.m. til 12:00 noon each day.  For more information on their job fairs contact Lance Helms at 912-538-3207.

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    Community Event | Jeff Raiford | 17 February 2020 | 08:26
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  • Toombs County NAACP Meeting

    The Toombs County N-A-A-C-P will hold its February meeting Tuesday, February 25th at 6:00 p.m. at Chatters in Lyons. Guest speaker will be candidate Tripp Fitzner for District Attorney Serving Candler, Emanuel, Toombs, Washington, and Jefferson Counties and candidate for State Court Judge attorney

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    Community Event | Jeff Raiford | 10 February 2020 | 13:23
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  • Altamaha EMC Scholarships Available

    Altamaha EMC is currently accepting applications for the Altamaha EMC Foundation Scholarships.  Four $1,000 scholarships will be awarded in May 2020 to local high school seniors.  The scholarships can be used at any accredited two- or four-year university, college or vocational-technical institute

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    Community Event | Jeff Raiford | 07 February 2020 | 09:47
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  • 2020-03-06 Trivia Challenge - Alzheimer's Association

    2020TriviaNight

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    Community Event | Dorothy Davis | 06 February 2020 | 17:02
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  • 2020-02-27 All Sports Boosters First Indian Auction

    Vidalia All Sports Boosters is proud to announce the date for our first All Sports Boosters Indian Auction. This first-time event will be held on Thursday, February 27th in the Vidalia High School cafeteria. The Indian Auction will consist of a silent auction and live auction. The silent auction

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  • RTCA Annual Auction

    2020 Auction RTCA

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    Community Event | Jeff Raiford | 05 February 2020 | 13:16
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Obituaries

  • Mrs. Opal Dent Smith Lassiter, Vidalia

    Feb.19-- Mrs. Opal Dent Smith Lassiter, age 96, of Vidalia, died Saturday, February 15, 2020, at her daughter’s home, after a brief illness. She was a native of Johnson County and moved to Toombs County in 1936. She lived in Mobile, Alabama most of her life and in Macon for the past six years. To...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 19 February 2020 | 11:53
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  • Mrs. Carolyn Durden Kennedy, Montgomery County

    Feb.19-- Mrs. Carolyn Durden Kennedy, age 71, of Montgomery County died Monday, February 17, 2020, in the Community Hospice House in Vidalia after a lengthy illness. She was a native of Soperton where she was born on February 19, 1948, and lived in Vidalia most of her life and in Montgomery County...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 19 February 2020 | 11:52
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  • Mr. Bernard Lee Brazell, Mount Vernon

    Feb. 19-- Vincent R. Drummer Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Bernard Lee Brazell age 81 of Mount Vernon, Georgia whose death occurred on Monday, February 17, 2020 at the Community Hospice in Vidalia, Georgia. Mr. Bernard Lee “Brat” Brazell was born on May 12, 1938 in Ailey, Georgia to the...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 19 February 2020 | 11:51
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  • Mrs. Ina Jean Sanders, Vidalia

    Feb19-- Vincent R. Drummer Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Ina Jean Sanders age 72 of Vidalia, Georgia. Public Visitation will be held on Friday, February 21, 2020 from 1 PM until 6 PM at Vincent R. Drummer Funeral Home in Vidalia, GA. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, February...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 19 February 2020 | 11:49
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  • Mrs. Charlie Jo McDaniel, Snow Hill Community

    Feb.17-- Mrs. Charlie Jo McDaniel, age 79, of the Snow Hill Community, died Friday, February 14, 2020, at her home, after a sudden illness. She was a native of the Shiloh Community in Wheeler County and was a graduate of Glenwood High School. She lived in the Snow Hill Community most of her life...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 17 February 2020 | 09:17
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  • Mr. Jerry R. Coleman, Center Community

    Feb.17-- Mr. Jerry R. Coleman, age 77, of the Center Community, died Friday, February 14, 2020, in Meadows Health in Vidalia, after a sudden illness. He was a native of Miami, Florida and was a 1960 graduate of Hialeah High School. He worked several years in the family business, C & J Delivery in...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 17 February 2020 | 09:16
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  • Mr. Anthony “Pumkin” Cooper, Lyons

    Feb.13-- Mr. Anthony “Pumkin” Cooper, age 50, of Lyons, died peacefully in the early hours on Thursday morning, February 13, 2020 at his residence after an extended illness. Pumkin was a native and a life-long resident of Toombs County. Pumkin was a longtime industrial worker by trade. Pumkin was...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 13 February 2020 | 16:44
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  • Mr. John Lewis Newsome, Soperton

    Feb.13-- Mr. John Lewis Newsome, age 73 of Soperton passed away at the home of his daughter on Wednesday morning, February 12, 2020. Born on January 27, 1948 he was one of five children born to the late Pierce and Mary Walden Newsome. Mr. Newsome grew up in Glascock County and had resided in...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 13 February 2020 | 09:19
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  • Mr. Juan Morales “Tootaloo” Davila, Vidalia

    Feb.10-- Mr. Juan Morales “Tootaloo” Davila, age 53, of Vidalia, died Saturday, February 8, 2020 at his home after an extended illness. He was a native of Mexico, living in Texas and California before moving to Toombs County over thirty years ago. He was a pallet maker and previously worked with...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 12 February 2020 | 11:19
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Church Calendar

  • 2020 03-15 Oak Grove Memorial Service for Joseph Collins

    March 15--Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church cordially invites you to the Joseph Collins Memorial Service, Sunday March 15th at 3:00 with speaker Elder Julian V. Holland of Holy Ghost Assembly Church in Lyons. This is a day set aside in remembrance of the contributions made by Rev. Collins as well as others to Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church and the community. Dinner served. Rev. Roy L. Summersett.
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    Church Event | Jim Perry | 18 February 2020 | 09:31
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  • 2020 03-15 Jubilee with Emmanuel Baptist!

    March 15--Emmanuel Baptist Church, 989 Highway 292 East in Lyons, would like you to attend their Grace & Glory Jubilee featuring Evangelist Kenny Marr, March 15th at 6:00. Then March 16th through March 18th at 7:00 each night. Pastor Danny Zorn.
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    Church Event | Jim Perry | 17 February 2020 | 13:19
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  • 2020 03-08 Cornerstone Pentecostal Homecoming!

    March 8--Cornerstone Pentecostal Church, 377 South Thompson Road in Vidalia, invites you to Homecoming, Sunday March 8th at 11:00 with Matt Lamb & family. Pastor Henry Lamb.
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    Church Event | Jim Perry | 17 February 2020 | 13:18
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  • 2020 03-07 Benefit Sing at Mt. Vernon Pentecostal

    March 7--Mt. Vernon Pentecostal Church needs you help for a Benefit Gospel Sing featuring "The Kramer Family" from English Eddy Community, Saturday March 7th at 5:00. Proceeds will help Phil Hester of Soperton who is battling cancer.
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    Church Event | Jim Perry | 17 February 2020 | 12:04
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  • 2020 03-07 Hall Tabernacle with Missionary's In Action

    March 7--Hall Tabernacle Church, 2100 McIntosh Street in Vidalia, invite you to their Missionary's In Action Program, Friday March 7th at 7:00 with speaker Evangelist Denise Smith of Ailey.
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    Church Event | Jim Perry | 13 February 2020 | 13:16
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  • 2020 02-22 Red & White Gala at Mt. Calvary

    February 22--Mt. Calvary Baptist Church in Alston would like you to come to their Red & White Gala, February 22nd at 7:00 PM in The Durden Cabin at Partin Park in Lyons with guest speaker Pastor Dorothy Simmons of the House of Refuge in Dublin. For more info call (912) 326-3861. Pastor Lehman Smith.
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    Church Event | Jim Perry | 06 February 2020 | 09:30
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  • 2020 02-23 Health Fair at Mt. Moriah

    February 23--The Helping Hands Ministry of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, 1855 Sawmill Road in Ailey, would like you to come to their "Love Thy Neighbor" Health Fair, February 22nd from 9:00 to 12:00. Several health care vendors will be available. Also, Food prizes and great fellowship!
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    Church Event | Jim Perry | 05 February 2020 | 13:21
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  • 2020 02-23 Mt. Moriah presents The Four Gospel Writers

    February 23--Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, 1855 Sawmill Road in Ailey, invites you to a special presentation of The Four Gospel Writers, Sunday February 23rd at 4:00. First lady Gertrude Roundtree discusses Mathew, Maggie Bowers Mark, Sherry Beachum Luke & Minister Tamela Bland John. Also song of praises by The Toombs Communtity Choir. Sponsored by the Pastor's Aide Minister.
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    Church Event | Jim Perry | 05 February 2020 | 13:17
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  • 2020 02-15 Pastor's Anniversary at First African Baptist in Vidalia

    February 15--First African Missionary Baptist Church in Vidalia would like you to come to the 20th Pastor's Anniversary for Dr. Carl Wardlaw Jr, Saturday February 15th at 6:00 at Durden Cabin at Partin Park in Lyons. For info call 537-8702.
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