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  • Brewton-Parker College Now Offering Bachelors Programs Online

    WebBrewton-Parker College now offers two degree programs completely online: a Bachelors of Business Administration and a Bachelors of Arts in Christian Studies. Online education through BPC affords a variety of individuals the ability to create an accommodating schedule without affecting their work,

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 08 April 2020 | 15:11
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  • Area Police Blotter

    April 7--  Toombs County Sheriff Junior Kight reports the following arrests.

    Beck, Lee – Cochran – Felony Arrest Warrant, Aggravated Stalking

    Brandon Hamilton – Vidalia – Felony Arrest Warrant, Aggravated Stalking

    Lyons Police Chief Wesley Walker reports the following arrests.

    Miller, Theo Dinard – Lyons –

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 07 April 2020 | 09:09
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  • Longtime Senator Jack Hill Passes Away

     

    Senator Jack Hill

     

    Senator Jack Hill passed away today at the age of 75.  He was in his 15th two year term and Georgia's longest serving State Senator representing Georgia's 4th District.  Hill also served as the Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee. 

    The following press release is from Lt. Governor Geoff

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 06 April 2020 | 20:20
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  • Georgia Supreme Court Issues Judicial Emergency

    The Georgia Supreme Court has issued a state-wide judicial emergency.  In a press release, the Honorable Harold D. Melton, the Court’s Chief Justice, stated courts should stay open to address essential functions and give priority to matters necessary to protect health, safety and liberty of

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 06 April 2020 | 14:14
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  • STC Dental Hygiene Hinman Scholars Named

    Hinman Scholars 2020Photo (L-R): Hinman Scholarship recipients Hannah Owens, Shyanne Lake, Taylor HattawaySince 1989, the Thomas P. Hinman Dental Society and the Hinman Board of Trustees have been providing scholarships to dental hygiene students. Three dental hygiene students from Southeastern Technical College (STC)

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 06 April 2020 | 14:12
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  • Notes From the Senate

    April 3--  Notes from Senator Jack Hill.

    Things are happening so fast these days. Congress passed the aid package for individuals and businesses and the Governor implemented a "shelter in place" policy. This week, though, we are bringing info on the personal income and tax changes as we see them,

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 06 April 2020 | 08:14
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  • City of Lyons COVID-19 Update

    Mayor Willis NeSmith Jr. under an abundance of caution, announces the following:

    Effective Immediately, all recreation activities are suspended till April 13, 2020. Further schedule changes and updates will be sent to the public as information becomes available.

    While the City will continue with

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 04 April 2020 | 07:18
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  • Governor Kemp's Shelter in Place Order

    Below is a link to Georgia Governor Brian Kemp's Shelter in Place Order issued for all residents of Georgia.

     

     

     

     

    https://gov.georgia.gov/executive-action/executive-orders/2020-executive-orders

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 03 April 2020 | 11:00
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  • Vidalia BOE Gets Update From Principals

    Principals and Staff Update Board on Efforts During Crisis

    In a called meeting of the Vidalia City School Board on Wednesday morning, system Principals gave an update on how they are handling the day to day operations of the schools during the Corona Virus Pandemic.

    Vidalia High School Principal

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 02 April 2020 | 16:50
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Sportsbreak

  • Georgia football self-reports two violations to NCAA

    Since the start off the year, according to the Athens-Banner Herald. All of them are minor, and two of them are The University of Georgia has self-reported seven NCAA violations since the start related to football.

    According to the report, one of the two football violations occurred off-campus while

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 09 April 2020 | 08:45
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  • Georgia Recreation and Park Association Statement

    The State Athletic Committee met April 1, via webinar, to discuss GRPA District and State baseball, softball, and swimming among other business. They voted to meet again on May 8 to make a final decision to cancel or offer District and State competition for those sports. If you have specific

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 08 April 2020 | 07:13
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  • Latest GHSA Statements on Coronavirus Situation

    April 2--Given the announcement yesterday by Governor Kemp, it is with a heavy heart that I inform you that all GHSA activities and sports are cancelled for the 2019-2020 school year. I especially want to commend the graduating seniors who have not only missed most of the spring season but prom,

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 02 April 2020 | 13:20
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  • VHS Student Athlete Launches "Operation Keep Reading"

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    April 2—A Vidalia High School student athlete has come up with a way to help students get and read books during the time schools and libraries are closed due to the corona virus. VHS junior and state wrestling champion Tom Godbee has launched “Operation Keep Reading.”

    “With Operation Keep Reading

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 02 April 2020 | 09:33
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  • Latest GHSA Statements on Coronavirus Situation

     I am sure most of you know by now that Governor Kemp on Thursday extended the mandatory closing of all schools through April 24. Obviously, the GHSA will follow this edict and we remind our member schools that all practices and contests remain suspended until at least April 24.

    The governor’s office

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 26 March 2020 | 16:11
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  • NAIA Cancels Spring 2020 Sports Season

    After convening the Council of Presidents Executive Committee this morning, and with input from the National Administrative Council and National Eligibility Committee, the decision has been made to cancel the spring 2020 sports season, effective immediately.

    We know this is extremely

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 26 March 2020 | 16:06
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  • Fitzgerald Named New Head Baseball and Softball Coach at RTCA

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    Robert Toombs Christian Academy is also excited to announce that Brian Fitzgerald has been named Head Baseball and Softball Coach. Coach Fitzgerald has 24 years of experience coaching and is currently at Toombs County High School.

    Coach Fitzgerald graduated from Brewton Parker College with a

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 20 March 2020 | 17:28
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  • RTCA Announces Head Soccer Coach

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    Robert Toombs Christian Academy is proud to announce that Matt Meeks has been named Head Soccer Coach. Coach Meeks is currently at Thomas Jefferson and has 16 years of experience coaching football and soccer, and one year coaching Varsity Girls Basketball. 

    Coach Meeks received his Bachelor’s of Science

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 20 March 2020 | 16:57
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  • All-State and All-Region Basketball Teams Named

    March 18-- The All-State and All-Region High School Basketball Teams for the 2019-2020 Seaon have been selected.

    All-State Class A-Public-Boys Team

    Coach of the Year: Ricky Chatman, Hancock Central (28-3; State Champs; Outright Region 7 Champs)
    Player of the Year: Christian Lamar, Wilkinson

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    Sportsbreak | Bob Roberts | 18 March 2020 | 10:26
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Community Calendar

  • TCHS Senior Memory Letters

    TCHS Senior Letter 2Please join TCHS in honoring the Class of 2020 by writing an encouraging congratulatory note to graduates that you know. A complete list of Seniors can be found on the school system website at www.toombscountyschools.org.

    Senior Memory Letters can be dropped off at the TCHS front office beginning

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    Community Event | Jeff Raiford | 08 April 2020 | 08:52
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  • STC Foundation Accepting Scholarship Applications

    April 7--  The Southeastern Technical College (STC) Foundation is now accepting applications for Summer semester scholarships. All applications must be received by Friday, April 24th.

    The STC Foundation helps recognize an unmet need by providing financial support required to sustain current

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    Community Event | Jeff Raiford | 07 April 2020 | 13:05
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  • Montgomery County Commissioners Meeting Rescheduled

    The regular monthly meeting of the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners has been rescheduled for Monday, April 20, 2020, at 5:30 P.M.  The meeting will be held at the Montgomery County Adult Literacy building located at 251 South Richardson Street, Mount Vernon, Georgia.  All in attendance will

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    Community Event | Jeff Raiford | 07 April 2020 | 08:45
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  • Coach John M. Peacock Charity Golf Tournament

    1st Annual Coach John M. Peacock Foundation

    CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT

    June 20, 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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  • 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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  • 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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Obituaries

  • Mrs. Janene Scott Stevens, Soperton

    March 30 -- MRS. JANENE SCOTT STEVENS, age 49 of Soperton, passed away on Saturday afternoon, March 28, 2020 at the Coliseum Medical Center in Macon, Georgia. Born in Dublin, Georgia, she was the middle of three daughters born to Johnny Roy and June Beasley Scott. Janene grew up in Soperton and...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 30 March 2020 | 10:08
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  • Mr. Phil Hester, Soperton

    March 23-- Mr. Phil Hester, age 57 of Soperton passed away on Friday morning, March 20, 2020 at Meadows Regional Medical Center in Vidalia, Georgia. Born in Soperton, he was the eldest of three children born to the late James Elmer and Annette Sellers Hester. Phil grew up on Crooked Run Road and...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 23 March 2020 | 09:39
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  • Mrs. Shelly Renee’ Thompson, Soperton

    March 23-- Mrs. Shelly Renee’ Thompson, age 55, beloved wife of Jim Thompson of Soperton passed away on Thursday afternoon, March 19, 2020 at Meadows Regional Medical Center. Born in Savannah, she was one of three daughters born to Barbara Ann Box Croft and the late J.S. Croft. As a child, the...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 23 March 2020 | 09:37
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  • Mrs. Julia Keel Spivey, Lyons

    March 20-- Mrs. Julia Keel Spivey, age 88, of Lyons, died Wednesday afternoon March 18, 2020 after an extended illness. Julia was a native and a life-long resident of Toombs County. Julia was retired from Thomas & Betts and was Baptist by faith. Julia is preceded in death by her husband, Bill...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 20 March 2020 | 08:51
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  • Spc. Freddy Delacruz, Killen, Texas

    March 20-- Vincent R. Drummer Funeral Home announces the death of Spc. Freddy Delacruz whose death occurred on Saturday, March 14, 2020 in Killen, Texas. Funeral Service will be held on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at 2 PM from the sanctuary of Prayer Mountain Church in Ailey, GA. Apostle Nina Bell Lee...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 20 March 2020 | 08:50
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  • Bishop Annians Phillips , Vidalia

    March 20-- Vincent R. Drummer Funeral Home announces the death of Bishop Annians Phillips age 89 of Vidalia, GA whose death occurred on Tuesday, March 19, 2020 at Community Hospice in Vidalia, GA. Bishop Annians Phillips was born on October 19, 1930 to the parentage of the late Fronia Mosley...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 20 March 2020 | 08:47
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  • Mrs. Lillian Amerson Harvey, Pooler

    HarveyLillianPic.jpgCROPPEDMarch 18-- Mrs. Lillian Amerson Harvey, age 76 of Pooler passed away on Monday afternoon, March 16, 2020 at her residence. Born in Atlanta, GA, she was the second of four children born to the late Claude Alexander Amerson and Rosie Mae Murphey Amerson. She grew up in Fulton County and married...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 18 March 2020 | 09:22
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  • Mrs. Juanita Roberts Bullard, Gray’s Landing Community

    March 17-- Mrs. Juanita Roberts Bullard, age 83, of the Gray’s Landing Community, died Sunday, March 15, 2020, in Oxley Health and Rehab, after an extended illness. She was a native of Toombs County, living in Savannah for twenty years and returned to Toombs County in 1995. She was a sewing...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 17 March 2020 | 11:26
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  • Mr. Spencer Newton “Junior” Beasley, Soperton

    March 16-- Mr. Spencer Newton “Junior” Beasley, age 89, formerly of Soperton and presently of East Dublin passed away on Friday morning, March 13, 2020 at the Scott Health and Rehabilitation Center in Scott, Georgia. Born in Emanuel County, he was the eldest of eight children born to the late...
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    Obituary | Connie Clifton | 16 March 2020 | 11:18
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Church Calendar

  • 2020 04-06-04-10 Vidalia District Meeting at East Park COGIC

    April 6-10--East Park Church of God in Christ, 711 4th & Washington Streets in Vidalia, invites you to their Vidalia District Meeting, Monday April 6th with speaker Bishop TL Snell of Dublin. Tuesday April 7th with speaker Supt JL Hall of Vidalia. Wednesday April 8th with Supt. Winton Phillips of Vidalia. Thursday April 9th with Overseer Mimbs of Baxley. And Friday April 10th with Bishop James C Hagan of Ludowici. Theme: "In a Time Like This God is Our Refuge and Strength, a Very Present Help in Trouble." Pastor, Supt. James F. McRae & First Lady Monique McRae.
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    Church Event | Jim Perry | 30 March 2020 | 09:53
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  • 2020 04-13-04-15 Spring Revival at Oak Park Baptist

    April 13-15--Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 5715 Georgia Highway 178 in New Branch Community of Lyons, cordially invite you to their Spring Revival, Monday April 13th with Rev. Dr. Will White of Springfield MB in Reidsville. Tuesday April 14th with Rev. Dr. Brenda Nobles Brown of St. Luke AME in Lyons. And Wednesday April 15th with Rev. Wardell Rawls of St. Williams MB in Reidsville at 7:30 each night. Pastor Roy L. Summersett.
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    Church Event | Jim Perry | 16 March 2020 | 09:16
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