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  • Multiple Sheriff's Offices Help Solve Thefts

    Four local Sheriff’s Offices working together have solved several burglaries and made arrests of four Toombs Countians in connection with at least three separate crimes.

    Toombs County Sheriff Alvie "Junior" Kight reports that along with his office, the Treutlen, Montgomery and Wheeler County

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 06 August 2020 | 00:00
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  • RTCA Welcomes New Teachers

    RTCA new teachersRobert Toombs Christian Academy would like to welcome the following faculty members for the 2020-21 school year.

    New faculty members include (Top Row L-R): Brian Fitzgerald (Middle School History and Head Baseball & Softball Coach), Scott Tuck (High School Science, Learning Lab Coordinator, and

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 05 August 2020 | 15:25
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  • Area Police Blotter

    August 6--  Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Hattaway, Justin Bradley- W/M-32 YOA-705 E First St.- Vidalia, Ga- Warrant Service

    Hardee, Meagan Nicole- W/F- 33 YOA- 1601 James Wilson Dr. Vidalia, Ga- Simple Battery, Cruelty to Children (FVA)

    Montgomery, Zekoiya- B/F- 17 YOA-

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 04 August 2020 | 11:34
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  • Vidalia Schools New Start Date/Open House Schedules

    The following press release was issued by the Vidalia City Schools regarding the start of school.

    STATEMENT FROM SUPERINTENDENT DR. GARRETT WILCOX

    As we approach the proposed opening of our district’s schools this Friday, it has become apparent that we will not be able to achieve that goal. Over the past

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 03 August 2020 | 17:57
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  • Gov. Kemp Signs New Emergency Orders

    Georgia Governor Brian Kemp has signed two executive orders extending the Public Health State of Emergency and existing COVID-19 safety measures.

    The first executive order extends the Public Health State of Emergency through 11:59 p.m. on September 10, 2020. The Public Health State of Emergency

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 02 August 2020 | 16:52
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  • Development Authority Prepares For Growth

    Economic growth and job creation is the focus of the Toombs County Development Authority (TCDA), and having a building to showcase to prospective businesses who want to bring their operation to the county is vital.  That's why TCDA Executive Director Michele Johnson says the Authority is actively

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 31 July 2020 | 00:00
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  • Area Police Blotter

    July 29--  Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Bowens, Michael Patrick- W/M- 32 YOA- 736 Mt. Moriah Road Lyons, GA- DUI Less Safe, Possession of Marijuana less than ounce, Headlight Requirements, Open Container

    Bowens, Kevin Dewayne- B/M- 34 YOA- 1208 Easter Drive Apt 72

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 29 July 2020 | 10:16
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  • Hospital Merger Back on Track

    It's been almost a year since Meadows Regional Medical Center announced negotiations to merge with HCA Healthcare, a for-profit healthcare provider. But like everything else, COVID-19 threw a wrench into the plan. Now, things are back on the fact track according to Meadows CEO Alan Kent.

    Kent said

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 29 July 2020 | 00:00
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  • Meadows CEO Gives COVID-19 Report

    Meadows Regional Medical Center CEO Alan Kent said Monday that our area, like all others, is seeing a growing number of COVID-19 patients, but there is good news, as well. Kent said that when the virus first spiked in March and April, the hospital didn't have many inpatients, but since July 4, the

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 28 July 2020 | 00:00
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  • Toombs County Revolving Loan Funds Available

    The Toombs County Development Authority, on behalf of Toombs County, is currently accepting pre-applications for low interest funds under the Revolving Loan Program.  Successful applicants will have demonstrated new job creation/retention, private capital investment, and provision of jobs to low

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 27 July 2020 | 15:09
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  • Red Cross Encourages Donations As Pandemic Continues

    (July 27, 2020) — Right now, the American Red Cross has an emergency shortage of convalescent plasma, a potentially lifesaving treatment for patients with COVID-19. The Red Cross has seen demand for convalescent plasma more than double over the last month as the number of coronavirus cases

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 27 July 2020 | 09:21
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  • Toombs-Montgomery EMS Receives Grant

    The Toombs-Montgomery Emergency Medical Service was recently awarded on of the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation Board of Directors Grant for a new Lucas Chest Compression System & External Power Supply valued at $13,596.42. The grant was one of 67 Firehouse Subs grants awarded to public

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 27 July 2020 | 00:00
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  • Area Police Blotter - Updated

    July 24--  Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Poole-Silvers, Tonya Ann- W/F- 29 YOA- 1503 E. First St. Room 220 Vidalia, GA- Burglary 2nd Degree

    Cathcart, Rodney Dwayne-B/M- 31 YOA- 161 Honeys Lane, Collins, Ga.- Driving While License Suspended or Revoked (1st), Expired Tag

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 24 July 2020 | 09:16
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  • Toombs County Awards Courthouse Construction Project

    The Toombs County Commissioners awarded the construction management of the new Toombs County Courthouse to TQ Contractors of Metter Tuesday night at its July meeting.

    Toombs County Chairman David Sikes said the new courthouse will be built where the Ross P. Bowen Agriculture Building currently sets,

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 24 July 2020 | 00:00
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  • 10-Year-Old Boy Donates Goody Bags to Cancer Center

    Goody bags 110-year-old Alex Winkler with goody bags donated to The Tommy and Shirley Strickland Cancer Center.At only 10 years old, Alex Winkler of Tattnall County is making a difference in the lives of so many.

    For his birthday, Alex wanted to make goody bags for cancer patients receiving chemotherapy. His

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 23 July 2020 | 18:07
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  • Ground Broken for New DFACS Office

    dfacs rcThe Toombs-Montgomery Chamber of Commerce hosted a groundbreaking Tuesday afternoon behind the current Toombs County Department of Family and Children Services building on Oxley Drive in Lyons. The project has been in the making for almost a decade.

    Toombs County Chairman David Sikes lauded

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 23 July 2020 | 00:00
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  • The United States Census Bureau Needs Your Help

    Only 58 percent* of the population in Georgia has completed the 2020 Census. This puts the state at risk for losing millions in federal funding over the next 10 years.  The U.S. Census Bureau needs your help in encouraging ALL residents to respond today.

    We ask you to promote participation in the

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 21 July 2020 | 14:49
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  • State Tax Revenues Down 8.8 Percent in June

    The State of Georgia’s June net tax collections approached $1.94 billion, for a decrease of $187 million, or -8.8 percent, compared to June 2019 when net tax collections totaled roughly $2.12 billion. Net tax collections for FY 2020 currently total almost $22.75 billion, which reflects a decrease

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 18 July 2020 | 18:03
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