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  • Vidalia City Schools Honor Retirees

    VCC Retireees

    (seated, L to R): Phyllis James, Sandy Seidling, Jan Barfield; (standing, L to R): Lori Harn, Gene Fountain, Tracey Lovelace, Chris Carroll, Wanda Nanney, Harriett Smiley and Sarah Montford. (Not pictured: Lexs Wright)

    Eleven employees of the Vidalia City School System are retiring at the end of

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 13 May 2021 | 00:00
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  • Don't Stockpile Gasoline

    ATLANTA – Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King today urged Georgians to not stockpile gasoline and to practice safe gasoline filling and storing measures.

    “In response to the recent cyber attack against the Colonial Pipeline, there have been numerous reports of Georgians stockpiling

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 12 May 2021 | 15:24
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  • Barfield Accepts ARC Volunteer Leadership

    Leitha

    Everyone is familiar with the Red Cross Blood Drives and that donations saves lives, but did you know there’s another area of the Red Cross that also needs your help? Leitha Barfield is the new Community Volunteer Leader and as a volunteer herself, reminds the community that the Red Cross is also

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 12 May 2021 | 00:00
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  • Kemp Temporarily Suspends Georgia's Fuel Tax

    On Tuesday, Georgia Governor Brian Kemp signed an executive order to temporarily suspend the gas tax in Georgia in light of the Colonial Pipe Line cyber attack. The Governor also announced that Georgia is increasing the weight limits for truck transporting fuel, providing more supply for stations

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 11 May 2021 | 11:53
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  • Johnson Presented Sweet Onion Award for May

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    Wilson Johnson (3rd from right) with his wife Lorrance, Vidalia Mayor Doug Rope, Mayor Pro Tem John Raymond Turner and Johnson' Church Family

    A man who devotes himself to the community and church with a heartfelt focus on the youth was recognized by Vidalia Mayor Doug Roper Monday night as this

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 11 May 2021 | 09:10
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  • Area Police Blotter

    Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Ramirez, Juan Carlos L - W/M - 36 YOA - 400 Green St Vidalia Ga Seatbelt Violation / No Drivers License

    Lord, Jordan A - W/M - 19 YOA - 233 Ga Hwy 298 Soperton Ga No Tag / Possession of Marijuana / No Insurance

    Rapp, Tyler Lewis - W/M - 33 YOA

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 11 May 2021 | 08:50
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  • RTCA Crowns Pageant Winners

    RTCA PageantL-R: Front Row: Parks Glenn(Little Mister), Hadley Hobbs(Tiny Miss), Kennedy McIntyre(Little Miss) Back Row: Maecon Boatright(Teen Miss), Carleigh DeFee(Miss RTCA), Trent Smith(Mr. RTCA), Sailor Monroe(Junior Miss)

    Robert Toombs Christian Academy held its annual Mr. and Miss RTCA pageant Thursday, May 6th

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 10 May 2021 | 08:13
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  • Vidalia Nutrition Department Named "Vision Program"

    VCSS Nutrition

    (L to R): Tina Wheeler (VHS), Sue Sullivan (JDD), Denise Parson (District Director), Juanita Monroe (JRT) and Teresa Pittman (SDM)

    The Vidalia City School System’s School Nutrition Department was recently commended by the Georgia Department of Agriculture for “excelling in meeting the 2020 Vision for

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 07 May 2021 | 11:12
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  • Arrest Made in Johnson County Homicide Investigation

    (Johnson County, GA – May 7, 2021) - On Wednesday, May 5, 2021, the GBI secured arrest warrants for Daniel Payton Brinson, age 22, of Harrison, Washington County, Georgia for two counts of malice murder. The charges stem from the murders of Destiney Hope Kight and Charlie Jaylon Garrett. The

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 07 May 2021 | 10:30
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  • TCMS Students of the Month

    TCMS STOM April

    Congratulations to the Toombs County Middle School April Students of the Month.  Students are selected for this honor based on academic progress, good attendance and citizenship.  The back row: Jack Williams, Stephanie Eduardo Ramos, Chason Smith, Tucker Brodnax,  and Diana Aguilar Reyes.  The front

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 07 May 2021 | 09:21
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  • STC Announces Grace E. Smith Scholarship Recipient

    Gina2 Grace Smith’s parents Eric & Laura Smith, presenting the Grace E. Smith Scholarship to Gina Williamson

    On behalf of the Southeastern Technical College (STC) Foundation and the family of Grace Smith, STC announced Gina Williamson as the recipient of the annual Grace E. Smith Memorial Scholarship.

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 07 May 2021 | 08:33
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  • TCES Students of the Month

    TCES SOM April 21

    Congratulations to Toombs Central Elementary School's April Students of the Month!

    Front Row (Left to Right):  Juliette Lucas (2nd Grade), Brantley Roundtree (Pre-K), and Khloe Odom (Kindergarten).

    Back Row (Left to Right):  Emily Grace Martin (3rd Grade), Gracie Bratton (5th grade), and Dani Lynn

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 06 May 2021 | 14:10
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  • Multi-Agency Drug Arrests in Vidalia

    VPD Drugs

    Three area law enforcement agencies working together made a significant impact on getting illegal drugs off the streets of Vidalia last week.

    Vidalia Police Commissioner Brian Scott filed a press release stating that last Friday, April 30, the Vidalia Police Department and deputies from the Toombs

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 06 May 2021 | 00:00
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  • Mercy Ministries Gives Patients A Smile

    Mercy Dental

    On Friday, April 30, The Mercy Ministries and the Consolation Baptist Association hosted the Georgia Baptist Mobile Dental Ministry in Graham, GA.  In a single day, 2 volunteer dentists, 2 dental assistants and multiple other volunteers treated 15 indigent patients with free dental care.  

    The Mercy

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 05 May 2021 | 10:10
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  • Lyons Honors City Clerk

    Lynn Rowland

    It’s always nice when workers are shown appreciation for the jobs they do, and such was the case Tuesday night at the Lyons City Council meeting.

    As a surprise, and as part of 52nd Annual Professional Municipal Clerks Week, The Council recognized Lyons City Clerk Lynn Rowland for service

    “She does so

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 05 May 2021 | 00:00
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  • Morris Resigns; Takes Seat on Department of Transportation

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    Georgia State Representative Greg Morris of District 156 resigned his seat effective April 15 and has taken a position on the Georgia Department of Transportation. This is a separate job, and not an additional one appointed to him as a State Representative.

    Morris said he decided to seek the

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 04 May 2021 | 11:32
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  • McCord Shines as VHS Star Student

    Walker McCord

    Vidalia High School is proud to announce that this year’s Star Student is Walker McCord. McCord is the son of Laci and Mark McCord and say’s that this award proves “that a lot of hard work has paid off and I am excited, and I feel really good to be the Star Student.

    McCord says he has also been

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 04 May 2021 | 11:30
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  • Area Police Blotter

    Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Clark, Chantelle Lis - W/F - 34 YOA - 604 Waters Dr Vidalia Ga Improper Turn / Suspended License

    Marble, Chelsea Marie - W/F - 24 YOA - 3375 Seymour Rd Swartz Creek Mi Disorderly Conduct

    Kilgore, Jordan - W/M - 27 YOA - 187 South Side Dr

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 04 May 2021 | 08:20
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