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  • VPD Investigating Friday Morning Armed Robbery

    Vidalia police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred very early Friday morning.

    Just five minutes past midnight, an unidentified man walked into the Food mart at 402 McIntosh Street, jumped the counter and attacked the clerk. He demanded money and after collecting an undisclosed amount

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 12 August 2022 | 14:47
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  • VHA Strengthens Students' Safety

    It is a sad reality these days that schools must be conscious of unwanted intruders, but one local institution will be prepared if the unthinkable were to happen.

    Vidalia Heritage Academy Headmaster Jeff McCormick said, “After the shooting in Uvalde, Texas, and other school shootings, we knew we needed

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 12 August 2022 | 00:00
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  • Kemp Rolls Out Major Inflation Relief Proposals

    At the State Capitol Thursday, Governor Brian Kemp was joined by state leaders and members of the GOP ticket as he announced two major proposals for his second term to help Georgians fight through the 40-year-high inflation caused by the dangerous Biden-Abrams agenda.

    The proposals announced by

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 11 August 2022 | 15:58
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  • GBI Seeks Information in Death Investigation

    GBI Info

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 11 August 2022 | 09:32
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  • Vidalia Onion Committee is Seeking New Member Nominations

    The Vidalia® Onion Committee (VOC) is currently seeking nominations to the Committee from producers in the industry The VOC elects eight new nominees each year as part of an annual process. There are currently four member and four alternate seats available on the Committee. 

    The VOC administers the

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 11 August 2022 | 09:24
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  • Another Train vs. Automobile Accent in Vidalia

    For the third time in just a matter of weeks, there has been another train vs. automobile collision in the area.

    According to Vidalia Chief of Police James Jermon, around 9:36 Wednesday morning, Vidalia Police and Vidalia Fire Departments responded to the intersection of Rigsbee Drive and Old

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 11 August 2022 | 09:19
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  • Council Updated on Library Progress

    Library

    The renovation of the former Vidalia Toombs County Library is taking shape, and Howard Holman and Gary Campbell, members of the committee overseeing the change, updated the Vidalia City Council at the August City Council meeting about the progress.

    “We’re pretty much on schedule; maybe a little

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 11 August 2022 | 00:00
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  • Holman Named August Sweet Onion Citizen

    Howard

    Howard Holman (L) and Vidalia Mayor Doug Roper

    For some people, volunteering is in their blood and so it is with the August Sweet Onion Citizen of the Month, Howard Holman. Holman was recognized Monday night at the monthly City Council meeting by Mayor Doug Roper.

    “I wanted to do this several

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 10 August 2022 | 00:00
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  • Area Police Blotter

    Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Gilchriest, Destany Shianne - Vidalia - Theft by shoplifting

    Tery, Richard Donald – Hazlehurst - Battery

    Toombs County Sheriff’s Office reports the following arrests.

    Graham, Jackson – Vidalia – Aggravated stalking

    Hernandez, Rigoberto –

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 08 August 2022 | 15:13
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  • Lyons Lions Club News

     

    Lyons Club Lucretia

    On behalf of the Awards Committee, Lion Larry Griggers, presented 2021-2022 LION OF THE YEAR to Lion Lucretia Nobles. Lion Lucretia is actively involved in all projects of the club but her service this past term was most significant in that she chaired the 2021 Lyons Citizen of the Year Banquet

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 08 August 2022 | 12:32
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  • Toombs County Schools Announces New App

    Toombs County App flyer 002

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 05 August 2022 | 13:49
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  • Third Suspected Arson Fire Under Investigation

    Vann Street Fire

    The City of Vidalia Fire Department responded to a fire Thursday afternoon in that is believed to be arson. It is the third suspicious fire within a month.

    Just after noon Thursday, Vidalia Fire and Vidalia Police were called to 903 Vann Street in reference to a structure fire. Upon further

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 05 August 2022 | 09:09
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  • New Traffic Pattern For Sally D. Meadows

    New traffic Pattern 2022

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 04 August 2022 | 16:17
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  • Toombs County Deputy Involved in Vehicle Accident

    A Toombs County deputy was involved in a motor vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon in Lyons while he was performing his assigned duties for the Magistrate Court.

    According to reports, Deputy Wallace Thompson was in his marked Toombs County Sheriff’s Office truck on Highway 280 near Vintage Soul. A

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 04 August 2022 | 00:00
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  • STC Financial Aid Checkup Held

    FA check up

    On Thursday, July 28, Southeastern Technical College (STC) hosted its first Check Up event for 2022-2023 financial aid.

    Throughout the day on both the Vidalia and Swainsboro campuses, new and returning students were assisted one-on-one in completing their financial aid applications for the new

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 03 August 2022 | 15:56
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  • Schools Bells to Ring; Drivers Urged to Use Caution

    Students in some area school go back to class this Friday, and Vidalia Chief of Police James Jermon has issued the following press release:

    "Friday, August the 5, will be the first day of school here in Vidalia. School days bring excitement, but traffic congestion as well:  Children are walking to

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 03 August 2022 | 15:21
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  • Area Police Blotter

    Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Sparks, Yolanda - Mt. Vernon - Theft by shoplifting

    Garcia, Ariel - Ludowici - Theft by shoplifting

    Jimenez, Lucy Lopez – Lyons – No driver’s license

    Toombs County Sheriff’s Office reports the following arrests.

    Bradley, Carter – Reidsville –

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 03 August 2022 | 12:17
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  • BPC Names New Business Division Chair

    Karl Hay

    MOUNT VERNON - Brewton-Parker College (BPC) is excited to announce Karl Hay as the new Business Division Chair. Hay served as Pastor of First Baptist Church of Mt. Vernon for the last 13 years.  While serving as Pastor, he has been an adjunct instructor at BPC teaching the Fundamentals of Computer

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 03 August 2022 | 09:18
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    Kathy

    Kathy Hilt

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