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Newsbreak

  • High School Graduation Party Ends in Shooting Death

    The following press release was issued by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation regarding a shooting death in Alamo.

    On Sunday, May 24, 2020, at approximately 2:10 a.m., the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Eastman office was requested by the Alamo Police Department to conduct an investigation into a

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 24 May 2020 | 12:20
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  • Child Sexual Exploitation in Georgia During COVID-19 Quarantine

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has issued the following press release regarding child sexual exploitation in Georgia.

    Since March 16, 2020, when Georgia public elementary, secondary, and post-secondary schools ceased in person classes, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s Child Exploitation

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 22 May 2020 | 08:29
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  • VHS Announces Valedictorian and Salutatorian

    On Wednesday of this week, Vidalia High School announced the 2020 Valedictorian and Salutatorian. Tatum Calloway had the highest GPA and was named Valedictorian while Pryia Patel had the second highest average and is the 2020 Salutatorian.

    Calloway is planning on attending the University of Georgia

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 22 May 2020 | 00:05
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  • Area Police Blotter - Updated

    May 21--  Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Thigpen, Login Ciara- W/F-27 (YOA)-614 Deer Run Rd Vidalia, Ga- Shoplifting

    Durling, Timothy Edward- W/M- 34 YOA- 273 Pendleton Creek Road Lyons, GA- Theft by Taking Motor Vehicle, Cruelty to Children 2nd Degree (2 Counts)

    Medlin,

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 21 May 2020 | 09:57
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  • Memorial Day Flags

    South Victory Drive in Lyons is a sea of red, white and blue. Since 2017, the Lyons Lions Club has placed white crosses and American flags in honor of local veterans who have served our country in the Armed Forces.

    Lyons Lions Club member Jason Hall said this year there are 171 flags and crosses on

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 21 May 2020 | 00:05
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  • Memorial Day Service Canceled

    For the first time in over 20 years, the Memorial Day ceremony sponsored by the J. Barry Jones Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary will be canceled this year.

    President Shirley Curl said the cancellation is due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and noted that the health and safety of those who normally

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 20 May 2020 | 22:14
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  • GBI Investigates Shooting in Johnson County

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has issued the following press release regarding a shooting in Johnson County.

    On Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at approximately 6:06 p.m., the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 185 Tucker Grove Church Road, Wrightsville, Johnson County, GA, in reference to

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 20 May 2020 | 10:26
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  • Last Opportunity to Get Free Dog Food

    This Saturday, May 23, will be the final day that the Lyons Police Department will be offering free dog food for pet owners. The food was donated by Greater Good, a nonprofit organization with whom the Lyons Police Department and Lyons Animal Control have established a connection.

    The dog food

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 20 May 2020 | 00:05
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  • Area Graduations Announced

    Although COVID-19 caused schools to change their commencement plans, local high schools have announced their plans for graduation.

    Vidalia High School's graduation will be held on Saturday, June 20 at 9:00 a.m. at Buck Cravey Field weather permitting. As a part of the Indians' graduation, the

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 19 May 2020 | 00:01
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Sportsbreak

  • Ruff To Play For BPC

    May 22— This week at Vidalia High School Spencer Ruff signed his letter of intent for a scholarship to play basketball for the Barons of Brewton-Parker College in Mt. Vernon. Ruff was a four year team member and a two year varsity letter winner for the Indians.

    “My parents went to school at BPC and

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 22 May 2020 | 08:35
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  • GHSA to Reopen Sports June 8 with Restricted Conditioning

    The Georgia High School Association will reopen sports activities June 8 after executive director Robin Hines got the thumbs up Thursday afternoon from his board of trustees in a 50-minute meeting conducted electronically. 

    High school teams and athletes in all sports can resume restricted

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 21 May 2020 | 18:39
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  • Sikes Signs With ABAC

    May 21—Wednesday at Vidalia High School Hannah Sikes signed a letter of intent for a scholarship to play soccer at ABAC in Tifton. Hannah has been a four year starter, a four year All-Region Team member and was named the Region 2AA Player of the Year and this year Team Captain.

    “When I went to

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 21 May 2020 | 09:05
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  • Lyons Recreation Department Cancels 2020 Baseball-Softball Season

    May 20-- The City of Lyons and the Lyons Recreation Department issued this press release concerning the 2020 Baseball and Softball Leagues.

    5 20 20 Lyons Rec Softball

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 20 May 2020 | 13:10
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  • Construction Underway For Athletic Track at Montgomery County High School

    May 19—Construction is underway for a new Athletic Track at Montgomery County High School in Mt Vernon. Montgomery County is having an eight lane track built on the campus located in the back of the high school around the football practice field.

    “We are in the middle of construction and heading into

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 19 May 2020 | 09:38
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  • Page and Jones Headed To BPC

    May 18—Two Vidalia High School Track stars William Page and Kahlil Jones have signed letters of intent for scholarships to run track for the Brewton- Parker College Barons.

    “I felt like I didn’t get to show my true potential since my senior year was cut short. I fell like BPC has what I need there to

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 18 May 2020 | 11:46
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  • Seniors Reflect On the 1995 VHS Baseball State Championship

    May 15-- Two seniors on the 1995 VHS Baseball team played a big part in winning the AA State Championship. Doug Roper pitched games one and three of the playoffs and Kyle Aldridge hit the ball well in the games and scored the winning run for the Indians in the bottom of the seventh inning against

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 15 May 2020 | 09:54
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  • Members of the1995 VHS Baseball State Championship Look Back On 25th Anniversary

    May 14—This spring is the 25th Anniversary of the Vidalia Indians Baseball team winning the 1995 GHSA AA State Championship. The Indians defeated Fitzgerald to take the title.

    VHS Lady Indians Softball Head Coach Brad Thompson was a junior on the championship team, “It was a very special year and a

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 14 May 2020 | 09:43
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  • 25th Anniversary of the Indians State Baseball Championship

    5 13 20 VHS State Baseball Paper Pic5 13 20 VHS State Baseball 1995 Team

    May 13—This year marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Vidalia Indians Baseball team winning the 1995 GHSA State Championship. The Indians defeated Fitzgerald in the finals in a best of three series to take the title. Vidalia won game one 8-1, lost the second game 2-0 and won game three 13-2.

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 13 May 2020 | 12:18
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Community Calendar

  • Red Cross Blood Drive in Lyons

    The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive in Lyons on Monday, June 1st from 1 til 7 p.m. at the Callaway Center in Partin Park.  For more info and to make an appointment go to www.redcrossblood.org.

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    Community Event | Jeff Raiford | 13 May 2020 | 08:27
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  • Viking Golf Classic

    2020 VIKING GOLF CLASSIC

    To Benefit the Treutlen Viking Football Team

    JULY 25TH  1pm

    RIVERVIEW GOLF COURSE

    DUBLIN, GEORGIA

     

    $200 per foursome

    Four man scramble

    Goodie bags

    Lunch provided

    Door Prizes

    Cash prizes for flight winners

    Contact Name:  

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    Community Event | Jeff Raiford | 07 May 2020 | 08:32
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  • J.D. Dickerson Pre-K/Kindergarten Registration

    J. D. Dickerson Primary School will continue to hold Pre-K and Kindergarten registration for new students each Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. through the month of May. 

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    Community Event | Jeff Raiford | 06 May 2020 | 11:14
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  • Coach John M. Peacock Charity Golf Tournament

    1st Annual Coach John M. Peacock Foundation

    CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT

    June 13, 2020

    2-Man Scramble -----18-hole Tournament

    Wallace Adams Golf Course, McRae-Helena, GA

    Registration starts at 8:00 a.m.  Shotgun Start at 9:00 a.m.

    Flights drawn for Front/Back/Overall

    Cost $200 per team (a 501-C-3

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    Community Event | Jeff Raiford | 29 March 2020 | 10:09
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  • Sexual Assault Support Group Every Thursday

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    Community Event | Dorothy Davis | 31 December 2019 | 16:07
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  • Smoke Alarms Saves Lives

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    Community Event | Dorothy Davis | 31 December 2019 | 16:06
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Obituaries

  • Mrs. Mary Josephine Byrne, Vidalia

    May 15-- Mrs. Mary Josephine Byrne, age 81, of Vidalia died Wednesday May 13, 2020 at Summer’s Landing of Vidalia, under the care of Solace Hospice, after an extended illness.  She was a native of Indiana, moved to Baxley in 1970, and settled in Vidalia in 1985. She was a homemaker who enjoyed...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 15 May 2020 | 09:53
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  • Mr. Clint Eugene Hart , Cedar Crossing

    May14-- On May 11, 2020, Mr. Clint Eugene Hart stepped from this life into Peace.  Clint grew up in the Uvalda and Cedar Crossing communities and no matter where life took him, he always called that home.  He was a painter by trade and indeed he lived a colorful life.  A graduate of Robert Toombs...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 14 May 2020 | 13:03
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  • Mrs. Ruth “Ruby” Blaxton Palmer, Vidalia

    May 14-- Mrs. Ruth “Ruby” Blaxton Palmer, age 87, of Vidalia, died Wednesday, May 13, 2020, at her home after an extended illness.  She was a native of Montgomery County, where she lived most of her life and lived in Claxton and Savannah for several years.  She was a homemaker, a member of Ruth’s...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 14 May 2020 | 13:01
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  • Dr. Nancy Alyson Shaw, Lyons

    Dr. Nancy ShawDr. Nancy Alyson Shaw, 62, passed away on May 7, 2020 after an accident in Lyons, Georgia. She was born in Providence Rhode Island on February 8, 1958. She was preceded in death by her parents, Donald T. Shaw and Shirley B. Shaw.  Dr. Shaw attended Brown University where she graduated magna cum...
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    Obituary | Jeff Raiford | 11 May 2020 | 12:17
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  • Ms. Johnnie Dorothy Connell Thigpen, Mt. Vernon

    JohnnieMs. Johnnie Dorothy Connell Thigpen of Mt. Vernon died Thursday, May 07, 2020 at her home in Montgomery County. Private graveside services will be held Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 11 AM in the Bazel Connell Family Cemetery in Montgomery County.  Her grandson, Reverend Jordan H. Thigpen and Reverend...
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    Obituary | Jeff Raiford | 08 May 2020 | 13:07
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  • Mrs. Bonnie Williamson Coleman, Vidalia

    Mrs. Bonnie Williamson Coleman, age 82, of Vidalia, died Monday, May 4, 2020, in the Community Hospice House in Vidalia after an extended illness.  She was born and raised in Treutlen County and lived in Toombs County most of her life.  She retired after thirty-four years from Oxford Industries and was...
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    Obituary | Jeff Raiford | 06 May 2020 | 08:59
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  • Mr. Stephen E. “Steve” Repak, Lyons

    Mr. Stephen E. “Steve” Repak, 72, of Lyons, died Monday May 4, 2020, in Meadows Health in Vidalia after a sudden illness.  He was a native of New York, living in Ohio and New Jersey before moving to Lyons in 1978.  He retired from Meadows Regional Medical Center as a heating and air engineer after...
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    Obituary | Jeff Raiford | 06 May 2020 | 08:58
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  • Luci McDaniel Dalby, Mt Vernon

    May 5-- Luci McDaniel Dalby, age 70 of Mt. Vernon passed away on Sunday afternoon, May 3, 2020 at Community Hospice in Vidalia. Born in Glenville, she was raised primarily in Soperton and was a graduate of Treutlen County High School, Class of 1968. Luci had worked as a CNA in Wheeler County and...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 04 May 2020 | 13:32
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  • Ms. Annice Towns Clark, Glenwood

    IMG 0282Ms. Annice Towns Clark, 92, of Glenwood passed away Saturday, May 2, 2020 at Treutlen Health and Rehab after a brief illness.  She was born December 19, 1927 in Glenwood, GA to the late Peter Jack and Maude Dixon Towns. She was a lifelong member of Glenwood First United Methodist Church where she...
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    Obituary | Jeff Raiford | 04 May 2020 | 08:09
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Church Calendar

  • SPECIAL NOTE: Prayer requests & Free Bibles

    SPECIAL NOTE: The Daniell Baptist Association would like you to know they are Hosting a Campaign to Pray for every home in Montgomery, Toombs, Treutlen and Wheeler Counties. Text "Bibles to 21000" with your Prayer Request. Also, if you would like to receive a free Bible text your address.
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    Church Event | Jim Perry | 28 April 2020 | 12:08
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Meet The Staff

  • General Manager

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    John Koon

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    Dorothy Davis, IT-Web Manager

    Dorothy Davis

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  • Program Director

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    Bob Roberts, WTCQ

    912-538-9898
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    Jim Perry, WYUM

    912-538-1017
  • Sales Manager

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    Jeff Raiford

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  • Traffic Manager

    Connie Clifton, Traffic Manager

    Connie Clifton

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