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  • Boston Sworn into STC Board of Directors

    Boston Sworn

    Brandon Boston was sworn in at the Southeastern Technical College (STC) Board of Director's September meeting on Thursday in Swainsboro by Emanuel County Probate Judge Don Wilkes (former chair of the board).

    Boston joins the board to represent Toombs County. He currently serves as J.D. Dickerson

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 26 September 2022 | 18:37
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  • Area Police Blotter

    Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Lane, Bradley – Vidalia – Possession of marijuana/possession of controlled substance/aggravated battery/criminal trespass

    Johnson, Randolph Jr. – Lyons – Warrant served forgery 2 counts

    Toombs County Sheriff’s Office reports the following

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 26 September 2022 | 16:18
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  • Johnson Honored With Retirement Celebration

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    (L to R): Middle Judicial Circuit District Attorney Tripp Fitzner; Wilson Johnson; and former Middle Judicial Circuit District Attorney Hayward Altmah

    Wilson Johnson truly wants to make a difference in the lives of young people, and Thursday night, his efforts were honored at a retirement

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 26 September 2022 | 15:19
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  • Nobles Earns Lyons Citizen of the Year Recognition

    Lucretia and Willis

    Lyons Mayor Willis NeSmith presented Lucretia Nobles, 2022 Lyons Citizen of the Year, with a Key to the City.

    Lucretia Nobles may be retired from the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Service, but she is far from being retired from service to her community and Thursday night, her

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 23 September 2022 | 14:59
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  • Sample Ballots Now Ready

    If you are a registered voter in the State of Georgia, you can view the upcoming election ballot for your county on the Georgia Secretary of State’s website.

    Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger issued a press release Thursday afternoon announcing the voters in all 159 Georgia counties can see a sample

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 23 September 2022 | 11:46
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  • RTCA Students of the Month

    RTCA SOM August 22

    RTCA’S Lower School Student of the Month for August is kindergartner Paisley Coursey. She has a younger sister, Nettaley who is in K4 at RTCA, and a younger brother, Austin. Paisley was selected by faculty because she is always cheerful and encourages others to play with her group. She is helpful in

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 23 September 2022 | 08:53
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  • Altamaha Bank and Trust donates to Local Organizations for National Recovery Month

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    Altamaha Bank has made an overall donation of $20,000 to The Dream Center and Forge Recovery of Vidalia, The Hope House of Uvalda, and Outback Serenity Center of Hazlehurst in recognition of National Recovery Month. Altamaha Bank and Trust President and CEO, Brent Sammons, states, "So many of our

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 22 September 2022 | 16:47
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  • One Dead and Three Others Shot in Swainsboro

    The Swainsboro Police Department and Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the death of one man and the wounding of three others because of gunshots. Officers responded to the call of shots fired at approximately 6:00 Monday night. Upon arrival, they found 19-year-old Eric Foreman of

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 21 September 2022 | 14:39
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  • VPD, GBI Investigating Tuesday Shooting

    Vidalia Police and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation are working a case involving a shooting of a man Tuesday afternoon. Chief James Jermon reports that officers responded to 211 West Pine Street around 2:30 where they found Eric Turner so injured that an ambulance took him directly to Air Evac

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 21 September 2022 | 14:38
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  • Pedestrian Dies in Accident

    An accident involving a pedestrian tied up a main traffic route for several hours Monday morning in Vidalia as police worked the scene.

    The accident occurred around 7:40 and within minutes, a text to those who have signed on to Vidalia’s had been notified via their cell phones to avoid

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 20 September 2022 | 15:13
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  • Area Police Blotter

    Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Thigpen, Kerrie Cheri - Collins - DUI/open container

    Wilcox, Kendall Lane - Vidalia - Aggravated assault/fleeing and eluding

    Flowers, Sharabre Johnnea – Lyons – Warrant served theft by shoplifting

    Edge, Serena Nicole – Glennwood – Driving while

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 20 September 2022 | 15:03
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  • Educators Tour Emanuel County Industries


    September 19, 2022 – Southeastern Technical College (STC) representatives toured Emanuel County industries on September 6, 2022 with other educators from area schools.

    The goal was to inform the high school teachers of the job opportunities in the Emanuel County area so they could share these

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 19 September 2022 | 17:33
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  • Lyons Lions Club Recycles for Sight

    Lions Darrel

    Lion Darriel Nobles delivers an Eyeglass Recycling Collection box to Michael Grimes at Thriftway.

    Lions Lacretia

    Lyons Lions Club President Lucretia Nobles and Eyeglass recycling Chairman Lion Helen Harris check the collection box located at Chatters.

    The Lyons Lions Club has participated in the Lions

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 19 September 2022 | 09:26
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  • A League of Our Own for United Way

    United Way

    2023 United Way Campaign Chair Jordan Robins announces the goal for this year.

    The season of giving is quickly approaching, and for the next couple of months, you will have the opportunity to give to help those in need right here in the community.

    The 2023 United Way of Toombs, Montgomery and

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 19 September 2022 | 00:00
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  • Lyons Woman Dies in Single Vehicle Crash

    The Toombs County Sheriff’s Office and the Georgia State Patrol Post 18 of Reidsville are investigating a single vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon that claimed the life of a Lyons woman.

    According to Toombs County Sheriff’s Office Captain Jordan Kight, around 7:41 Wednesday night, deputies

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 15 September 2022 | 14:47
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  • One Chip Away From Tragedy

    Parents of area schools are cautioned about a new challenge that is sweeping the country from a video posted on Tic Tok which often includes celebrities promoting the challenge. The “One Chip Challenge” has already been reported in in Treutlen County, with the school system’s social media page reporting

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 15 September 2022 | 14:44
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  • RTCA Field Trip

    RTCA Trip

    (L-R:, Font Row): Autumn Moore, Nora Williams, Grayson Smesny, Hayden Meeks, Samantha Greenhouse, Lily Cauley, Madaline Wolfe, (Middle Row): DJ Clifton, Marie Dismuke, Mandy Johnson, Ashton Phillips, Kylie Whitney, Ronnie Thompson, Mekhia Bell, (Back Row): Easton Drew, Cayden Nance, Brittan Tabor,

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 15 September 2022 | 13:36
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  • VHS Trio Honored by School Board

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    (L to R): Caily Oliver, JaQuan Johnson, Shannon Collins, and VHS Principal Bruce Mulkey

    When three teenagers at Vidalia High School sprang into action to help a visitor who had taken a fall, they didn’t do it for recognition. But the quick responses of JaQuan Johnson, Shannon Collins, and Caily

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 15 September 2022 | 00:00
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