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  • Area Police Blotter

    Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests:

    Hayes, Jeffery – Vidalia – Warrant Served (Toombs County).

    Ward, Nathan – Vidalia – Possession of Marijuana; Possession of Drug-Related Objects.

    Nichols, Rodney – Vidalia – No Insurance; Expired tag.

    Powell, Kimberly – Ailey – Theft by

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 24 May 2024 | 10:13
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  • Montgomery County Election Results

    In our area, one of the elections that brought much attention was that in Montgomery County and after Tuesday’s results were submitted to the Georgia Secretary of State’s Office, there will be some changes in representation coming up.

    One closely watched race was that for Commission in District 3 that

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 22 May 2024 | 15:01
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  • STC 2024 Spring Semester President's List

    Southeastern Technical College is proud to announce the 2024 Spring Semester President's List. These students earned a grade point average of 3.75 or higher while enrolled in 12 or more credit hours for the semester:

    Appling County: Autumn Besch, Anna Sharpe, Austin Stanley, Haylee Wiggins,

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 22 May 2024 | 09:59
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  • VHS Healthcare Students Complete Pathway

    VHS Health

    (L to R): Josie Vaughn, Emily Kicklighter, Emilie Greenwald, Natalie Tanner, Jameson Rolen, (front row): Gisella Maa and Ryleigh Ellis

    Recently, the Vidalia High School Healthcare Science students took their End of Pathway Assessment. Between Mr. Brooks' Sports Medicine class and Mrs. Cleghorn's Patient

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 22 May 2024 | 09:42
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  • Kight Carries Toombs County; Moves on to November Election

    The votes are in, but it was a low percentage of registered voters in Toombs County determining winners in the General Primary Tuesday night.

    With a voter turnout of 25.81 percent, in the race for the next sheriff of Toombs County, Jordan Kight came out on top with 725 more votes than Wesley

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 21 May 2024 | 21:48
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  • BPC Appoints Braddy As New Vice President of Advancement

    Brandon Braddy Headshot

    Brewton-Parker College (BPC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Brandon Braddy as the new Vice President of Advancement and Alumni Relations. With a wealth of experience from his previous roles in public service and the banking industry, Braddy is well-equipped to lead the college’s

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 21 May 2024 | 14:07
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  • Braddy Resigns as Montgomery County Manager

    Brandon

    During a special called meeting Monday, May 20, 2024, of the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners, Chairman Leland Adams announced that County Manager Brandon Braddy would be stepping down at the end of May.

    Manager Braddy released the following statement regarding his decision to step down.

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 21 May 2024 | 10:25
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  • Missing Juvenile

    Miss Juvenile

    ****UPDATE****'

     UPDATE: Ms. Holmes has been located and in the process of being turned over to her family.

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    The Vidalia Police Department is seeking the community’s assistance in locating the missing juvenile in the picture above. Her

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 21 May 2024 | 09:24
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  • Vidalia Public Safety Awards Presented

    VFD Awards

    VIDALIA FIRE DEPARTMENT AWARD RECIPIENTS

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    (L to R): Lt. Shannon Martin; Chief of Police James Jermon; and Lt. Jonathan Humphrey

    Those who serve and protect the citizens of Vidalia gathered Friday night in the Vidalia Community Center for the 3rd Annual City of Vidalia Public Safety Awards Banquet.

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 20 May 2024 | 14:59
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  • Vidalia City Schools Honors Retiring Educators

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    Over 289 years of teaching and leadership experience in the Vidalia City School System was represented at the regular meeting of the Vidalia Board of Education on Monday. Three teachers from Vidalia High School and five teachers from JD Dickerson, along with Superintendent Dr. Garrett Wilcox, were

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 20 May 2024 | 13:51
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  • Toombs County Commission Meeting Date Moved

    Due to Tuesday being Election Tuesday, the Toombs County Commission has moved its May meeting from Tuesday, May 21, to Thursday, May 23.

    The meeting will begin at 5:30 in the Toombs County Courthouse. The meeting is open to the public.

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 20 May 2024 | 11:08
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  • Sally D. Meadows Students of the Month

    SDM May SOTM

    Sally D. Meadows Elementary would like to celebrate the Students of the Month for May! Thank you for showing pride at Sally Meadows and modeling how to walk the Brave Way! 

    These students do a great job of representing our PBIS motto and schoolwide expectations: Be Respectful and Value Everyone!

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 18 May 2024 | 08:49
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  • RTCA May Students of the Month

    RTCA May

    Robert Toombs wants to acknowledge their May Students of the Month. The Student of the Month is based on work ethic, good character, good and/or improved grades and attendance. Our Student of the Month in Lower Elementary is Autumn Sanford, Upper Elementary is Lila Garrett, Middle School is Emma Kate

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 16 May 2024 | 10:10
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  • New Emergency Alert System Coming to the Area

    Despite local broadcasting and social media warnings, last week’s EF-1 tornado in the area took many by surprise, and questions about local severe weather notifications arose. Monday night, Toombs County Emergency Management Agency Lynn Moore updated the Vidalia City Council about a new system

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 15 May 2024 | 15:14
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  • Five Sentenced to Prison for Dog Fighting Operation

     Five middle Georgia men have been sentenced to federal prison for their roles in a large-scale dog fighting operation.

    The 96 dogs rescued from the operation were discovered during searches conducted as part of an investigation into a drug trafficking conspiracy in Laurens, Treutlen, Johnson, and

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 15 May 2024 | 14:01
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  • Vidalia City Schools Receives Award of Excellence for 9th Straight Year

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    Norma Croft (center), Financial Director,  with Vidalia City Schools Finance Team

    Vidalia City Schools has once again been honored with the prestigious Award for Excellence by the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts, marking its ninth consecutive year of this remarkable achievement! The award is

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 15 May 2024 | 13:37
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  • Beck Approved as New Vidalia City Manager

    Josh Beck

    A Vidalia native has been hired as the next City Manager of the Sweet Onion City.

    At Monday night’s meeting of the Vidalia City Council, Josh Beck was unanimously approved to fill the vacant position that has been temporarily filled by former Vidalia City Financial Director Bill Bedingfield since

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 14 May 2024 | 15:07
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  • Area Police Blotter

    Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests:

    Kight, Tyler Hugh – Uvalda – Theft by Shoplifting.

    Kilgore, Gretta – Lyons – Theft by Shoplifting.

    Powell, Shauqunna – Vidalia- Aggravated Assault; Suspended License.

    Love, Dustin – Ailey – Theft by Shoplifting.

    Hooks, Takeisha – Vidalia –

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 14 May 2024 | 09:36
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