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  • MoCo Finances Looking Good

    The Montgomery County Commissioners held a called meeting last week and received mostly good news on the 2019 County audit.

    McNair, McLemore, Middlebrooks & Co., of Macon, performed the audit and via a conference call, said that in their opinion, the financial status of the county funds followed

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 25 September 2020 | 00:00
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  • VPD Releases Accident Stats

    The Vidalia Police Department released the numbers for vehicle crashes so far this year in the city. The report says nearly 79 percent of accidents occurred during daylight hours on clear, dry days, and most happened on Friday. More than half of the accidents this year,  52 percent, involved

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 23 September 2020 | 17:29
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  • Candler Co. S.O. Look for "Calfnappers"

    The Candler County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a baby calf that was stolen Monday from the Wild Georgia Safari Park in Aline on Highway 57 near Exit 98 on Interstate 16.  

    According to Candler County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Justin Well, it is believed a man loaded the

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 23 September 2020 | 17:27
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  • Please Join The Georgia Safety Promise

    The Vidalia Convention and Visitors Bureau is urging businesses to join the Georgia Safety Promise.

    The Georgia Safety Promise is an initiative by the Governor and the Georgia Department of Public Health to help stop the spread of COVID-19 with cleaning and disinfecting protocols to help ensure

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 23 September 2020 | 14:30
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  • Red Cross blood donors have new opportunity to help patients fighting COVID-19

    The American Red Cross has issued the following press release.

    (Sept. 23, 2020) — Plasma from whole blood donations made through the American Red Cross that test positive for COVID-19 antibodies may now help current coronavirus patients in need of convalescent plasma transfusions. Donors are

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 23 September 2020 | 08:35
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  • Final Days for 2020 Census

    The countdown is on and folks, it’s not looking good for our area.

    The final days for you to complete the 2020 Census is on, and Ann Owens of the Complete County Committee and the Toombs Montgomery Chamber of Commerce says Toombs County said Tuesday that Toombs County currently has 50.8 percent of

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 23 September 2020 | 00:00
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  • Local United Way to Live Stream 2021 Kickoff

    Due to COVID-19, the 2021 United Way of Toombs, Montgomery and Wheeler Counties' Kickoff will be streamed live on Facebook this year rather than an in-person gathering.

    Patricia Dixon, Executive Director, said the streaming will be Tuesday, September 29, at 12:15 p.m. at

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 22 September 2020 | 15:19
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  • Area Police Blotter

    Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Paul, Betty Ann- B/F- 58 YOA- 711 West St. Vidalia, Ga.- Driving While License Suspended or Revoked (1st), Driving Due Care Hands Free 

    Smith, Bobby- W/M- 32 YOA- 403 W North St. Vidalia, Ga.- Theft By Shoplifting (1st)

    Marshall, Alesia

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 22 September 2020 | 08:15
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  • Weekly School COVID-19 Reports

    The weekly public schools COVID-19 reports were released on Friday. Those results shows the Vidalia City School System with 4 students with current positive status; 122 students quarantined for exposure; 5 employees with current positive status; and 13 employees in quarantine.

    Toombs County

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 21 September 2020 | 15:45
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  • Toombs County Development Authority Planning New Spec Building

    RenderingThe Toombs County Development Authority recently accepted proposals for the design-build of a new spec building to be located at Toombs Corporate Center at U.S. Highway 1, Lyons.  Dublin Construction Company was awarded the project at the Authority’s regular monthly meeting on September 17, 2020. 

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 21 September 2020 | 12:29
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  • Toombs County Employees Paid by CARES Act

    When virtually everything shut down because of COVID-19, some employees were considered essential or chose to continue working. Now the employees of Toombs County will be rewarded for their dedication.

    At the September meeting of the Toombs County Commissioners last week, County Manager John Jones

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 21 September 2020 | 00:00
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  • Montgomery County Takes Court Online

    When the Georgia Supreme Court gives the approval for judicial circuits to begin jury trials again, Montgomery County will be ready.

    At the September meeting of the County Commissioners, County Manager Brandon Braddy said Oconee Circuit Superior Court Judges Sarah Wall and Howard Kaufold had asked

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 18 September 2020 | 00:00
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  • Vidalia Man Arrested In Teen Runaway Attempt

    A Stephens County, Georgia,  teen is back at home at home and the man who allegedly helped her runaway has been  arrested and charged with her departure.

    Shannon Edward Gault, 32, of Vidalia was arrested on September 10, the same day that the parents of a 16-year-old juvenile notified Stephens

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 17 September 2020 | 00:00
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  • Vidalia High School To Be Virtual On Friday

    Vidalia High School has issued the following press release.

    In an effort to help give teachers more time to contact virtual students and review for unit tests next week, Friday’s (September 18th) instruction for Vidalia High School will be entirely virtual. Vidalia High School Students will not

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 15 September 2020 | 09:59
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  • School COVID-19 Reports as of September 11

    The weekly reports from area school systems regarding COVID-19 figures were released on Friday, and the news is very encouraging.

    Hugh Kight, Superintendent of Montgomery County Schools reports the best news in that ZERO teachers and ZERO students are currently positive for the virus. There are no

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 14 September 2020 | 15:47
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  • Area Police Blotter

    Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Diaz, Refugio Quintero- W/M- 52 YOA- 8477 Hwy 1 Lyons, Ga., Driving While Unlicensed

    Holloway, Lashon Roy- B/M- 41 YOA- 707 Kelley Street Vidalia, GA- Possession of Firearms by Convicted Felon/Possession Firearm, Knife During Commission of,

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 14 September 2020 | 13:37
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  • GBI Investigates Suicide in McRae-Helena

    The following press release was issued by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.

    McRae-Helena, GA (September 14, 2020) – On Sunday, September 13, 2020, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Eastman Office was requested by Georgia State Patrol and Telfair County Sheriff’s Office to investigate the death

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 14 September 2020 | 10:44
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  • Vidalia Remembers 9-11

    911 1Nineteen years ago last Friday, America was forever changed by attacks from terrorists. Since then, every year the Downtown Vidalia Association has held a somber ceremony to remember the thousands of innocent lives lost including civilians, police, firefighters and First Responders. 

    Vidalia Fire

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 14 September 2020 | 00:00
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