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  • Early In-Person Voting This Saturday

    Toombs County Election Supervisor Carrie Alligood has announced that anyone wishing to vote in person may do this Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Board of Elections Office on Lincoln Street in Lyons. The Office will also be opened during regular hours on Monday - Friday of next week,

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 29 May 2020 | 00:01
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  • New COVID-19 Update For The City of Vidalia's Operations

    The following press release was issued by the City of Vidalia regarding COVID-19 operations.

    The City of Vidalia wants to provide you with several updates as we approach our office reopening on Monday, June 1st. We are following the recommendations of the Georgia Municipal Association, the

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 28 May 2020 | 19:32
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  • Arrest Made in Wheeler County Shooting

    Arrests have been made in connection with a shooting that occurred last weekend in Wheeler County.

    On Wednesday, May 27, 2020, the following individuals were arrested in connection with this investigation.

    • Turner Logan Flint, age 20, of McRae-Helena, Georgia
    • Jaquaves Hooks, age 25, of Alamo,
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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 28 May 2020 | 16:38
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  • Census Incentive Contest

    Complete the Census online today and register to possibly win a prize courtesy of the Toombs-Montgomery Chamber of Commerce!  Details below.

     

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 28 May 2020 | 16:18
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  • Kirby Allmond Receives May DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses

    Daisy Award Kirby AllmondLeft to right: Vice President of Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer Jeffrey Harden; Medical/Surgical/Telemetry Unit RN Kirby Allmond; Inpatient Director Blake KirbyKirby Allmond, Meadows Regional Medical Center Medical/Surgical/Telemetry Unit RN received the May DAISY Award for

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 28 May 2020 | 12:54
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  • Lyons Ranked 18th Safest City in Georgia

    The City of Lyons has been ranked #18 of the Top 50 Safest Cities in Georgia by Safe Wise. The organization utilizes statistical information gathered by the FBI, and ranks cities in each state across the country. In Georgia 127 cities were considered for placement.

    Not only did Lyons place #18,

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 28 May 2020 | 00:01
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  • Area Police Blotter

    May 27--  Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Jimenez, Edward Anthony- H/M- 25 YOA- 931 S. State Street Lyons, GA- No Driver’s License, Speeding

    Carey, Susan Haley- W/F- 35 YOA- 1077 Gibbs Bridge Rd. Uvalda, GA- Speeding, Driving While License Suspended or Revoked (First)

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 27 May 2020 | 10:10
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  • Urgent Need for Blood Donations as Demand Increases

    The American Red Cross has issued the following press release regarding the urgent need for blood.

    The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood donations to prevent another blood shortage as hospitals resume surgical procedures and patient treatments that were temporarily paused earlier

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 27 May 2020 | 08:18
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  • Williams Makes History

    Williams picJariyah Williams, a 2020 Honor Graduate With Distinction from Vidalia High School, signed a full-paid tuition scholarship Tuesday morning to Oglethorpe University, a liberal arts/performing arts university in Atlanta. She is the first VHS graduate to ever receive a theatrical scholarship. The

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 27 May 2020 | 00:04
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  • Child Sexual Exploitation in Georgia During COVID-19 Quarantine

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has issued the following press release regarding child sexual exploitation in Georgia.

    Since March 16, 2020, when Georgia public elementary, secondary, and post-secondary schools ceased in person classes, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s Child Exploitation

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 22 May 2020 | 08:29
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  • VHS Announces Valedictorian and Salutatorian

    On Wednesday of this week, Vidalia High School announced the 2020 Valedictorian and Salutatorian. Tatum Calloway had the highest GPA and was named Valedictorian while Pryia Patel had the second highest average and is the 2020 Salutatorian.

    Calloway is planning on attending the University of Georgia

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 22 May 2020 | 00:05
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  • Area Police Blotter - Updated

    May 21--  Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Thigpen, Login Ciara- W/F-27 (YOA)-614 Deer Run Rd Vidalia, Ga- Shoplifting

    Durling, Timothy Edward- W/M- 34 YOA- 273 Pendleton Creek Road Lyons, GA- Theft by Taking Motor Vehicle, Cruelty to Children 2nd Degree (2 Counts)

    Medlin,

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 21 May 2020 | 09:57
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  • Memorial Day Flags

    South Victory Drive in Lyons is a sea of red, white and blue. Since 2017, the Lyons Lions Club has placed white crosses and American flags in honor of local veterans who have served our country in the Armed Forces.

    Lyons Lions Club member Jason Hall said this year there are 171 flags and crosses on

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 21 May 2020 | 00:05
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  • Memorial Day Service Canceled

    For the first time in over 20 years, the Memorial Day ceremony sponsored by the J. Barry Jones Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary will be canceled this year.

    President Shirley Curl said the cancellation is due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and noted that the health and safety of those who normally

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 20 May 2020 | 22:14
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  • GBI Investigates Shooting in Johnson County

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has issued the following press release regarding a shooting in Johnson County.

    On Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at approximately 6:06 p.m., the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 185 Tucker Grove Church Road, Wrightsville, Johnson County, GA, in reference to

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 20 May 2020 | 10:26
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  • Last Opportunity to Get Free Dog Food

    This Saturday, May 23, will be the final day that the Lyons Police Department will be offering free dog food for pet owners. The food was donated by Greater Good, a nonprofit organization with whom the Lyons Police Department and Lyons Animal Control have established a connection.

    The dog food

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 20 May 2020 | 00:05
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  • Area Graduations Announced

    Although COVID-19 caused schools to change their commencement plans, local high schools have announced their plans for graduation.

    Vidalia High School's graduation will be held on Saturday, June 20 at 9:00 a.m. at Buck Cravey Field weather permitting. As a part of the Indians' graduation, the

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 19 May 2020 | 00:01
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  • Early Voting Begins

    Early voting for the June 9 Primary began Monday at County Election Offices. The General Election was scheduled to be held in March, but was moved to May because of COVID-19, and then again to June by Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger. That decision was challenged by the Coalition for

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 18 May 2020 | 00:01
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