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Toombs BOE Kudos
September 16--  The Toombs County Board of Education recognized faculty and staff at its September meeting. Meredith Broadnax (center) was prese...

By Senator Jack Hill, Reidsville SO, WHAT'S WRONG WITH STATE REVENUES? State revenues came in at a negative -2.8% for August, taking in $50...

Toombs County Middle School Top Students
September 16--  Toombs County Middle School students for the month of August have worked hard by having good grades, attendance and citizenship. ...

Chief's Top Chess Tournament
September 16--  The  J.R. Trippe Middle School chess team in Vidalia took first place in its first chess tournament of the year. The Chiefs...

Mercy Ministries Celebrates 10 Years
September 16-- The Mercy Ministries is tens year old and they held a big celebration last week at their clinic in Lyons. Executive Director Carly Bent...

September 12--  The Vidalia Police Department issued the following press release regarding a recent armed robbery at Dollar General. On Tuesday,...

9/11 Memorial Held
September 11-- The Downtown Vidalia Association held it’s 9/11 Memorial “Lest We Forget” Wednesday morning at 9 a.m. at Meadows Street Park in V...

September 11-- On this week’s Vidalia Today radio program Vidalia City Manager Nick Overstreet discussed the upcoming census and its importance to t...

September 10--  Vidalia City Council Ward 4 Candidate Loyd Mobley filed the response below in regards to the Ethics Complaint filed against him. ...

September 10--  Vidalia Police Chief Brian Scott reports the following arrests. Kight, Ronald Lee- W/M- 54 YOA- 714 Racket Town Road Lyons, GA- ...

September 9--  Medical employers from all across Southeastern Technical College’s (STC) service area will be present for a Medical Job Fair on ...

Lyons Primary School August Students of the Month
Pre-K L to R: Cade Biddle, Eli Calhoun, Adriana Ibarra, Natalie Limon Confessor, and Bryson Sunshine. Kindergarten Back row L to R: Gavin...

By Senator Jack Hill of Reidsville WHAT ARE THE CHANCES FOR A RECESSION? Everything today seems to have two sides. The question of whether there is ...

Altamaha EMC Presents Impact Awards
Sept 9--Altamaha EMC’s Operation Round Up program provides assistance to charitable organizations and agencies in the seven counties served by Altam...

Probate Judges Honor Senator Tillery
September 6-- This morning, prior to his Georgia Children’s Cabinet meeting in Macon, the Council of Probate Court Judges of Georgia honored Georgia...

Young Leaders Stepping Up in Vidalia
September 7--  The first ever "Rotaract Club"in Vidalia was introduced at a community-wide meeting hosted by the Vidalia Rotary Club. (L-R) Trea...

September 6--  The City of Vidalia has some 5,500 water customers and about 50 of them were shocked when their water bills arrived this month to ...

September 6--  The August term of the Toombs County grand jury returned 23 indictments. Drug-Related Indictments Zacheriah Wright for possessio...

Alleged Higgston Hoarder Faces New Charges
September 5--  The Higgston dog breeder who made national headlines in January for animal cruelty has had a new indictment returned against her b...

September 5--  Vidalia Police Chief Brian Scott reports the following arrests. Holder, Anthony Dewayne – 41 YOA – W/M – 1055 Goodhope Rd N...

September 6--  The Lyons City Council has approved a tentative raise of one mil to the city's property tax rate and is looking at ways to cut exp...

Councilman Says Lyons Facing
September 4--  A Lyons City Councilman says the city is facing a fiscal crisis after the city council voted to raise the city's property tax rate...

Local Teacher's Family Safe in the Bahamas
September 4--  A teacher at Sally Meadows Elementary School in Vidalia has been on pins and needles all week at Hurricane Dorian moved ever so sl...

September 4-- Contraflow for vehicle traffic on I-16 was removed today, and I-16 has returned to normal east/west operation. However, according to t...

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