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  • Highlights From Under the Gold Dome: Week Three

    TilleryBlake4908

    After taking all of last week to consider budget proposals, the Senate returned to its usual work with assigning legislation to committees and a number of those committees meeting for the first time to adopt their committee rules for the 2023 Legislative Session.

    On Wednesday, we had the pleasure

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 29 January 2023 | 09:52
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  • MacGregor and Meredith Are VHS STARS

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    Vidalia High School's Seth MacGregor was honored Tuesday night as the systems STAR Student. MacGregor, a senior at Vidalia High School, chose Grey Meredith as his STAR Teacher. The duo was honored with other STAR recipients in a ceremony at Toombs County High School, which was presented by the

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 27 January 2023 | 11:29
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  • Crumpler Receives STC Instructor of the Year Recognition

    Rick Perkins Award

    Larry Calhoun, President, STC, and Michael Crumpler, Rick Perkins Award of Excellence reipient

    Being nominated for the Rick Perkins Award for Excellence isn’t something new for Welding Instructor Michael Crumpler, nor is receiving it. But for the Instructor of the Year at Southeastern Technical

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 26 January 2023 | 15:01
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  • Vidalia to Resume Recycling February 2nd

    The City of Vidalia along with Republic Services has created a video that provides information regarding what items can and cannot be placed in recycling carts. Please visit the following link to see the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nGwDSPCCxSM

    Items that CAN be placed in the recycle

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 25 January 2023 | 15:43
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  • Waller is STAR Student for TCHS

    TCHS Star Student

    Congratulations to Alli Waller for being named the 2023 PAGE STAR Student for Toombs County High School!

    The Student Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR) program honors Georgia's highest achieving high school seniors and the teachers who have been most instrumental in their academic development.

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 25 January 2023 | 15:38
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  • Paradice Reaching Her "GOAL"

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    Elizabeth Paradice, GOAL Winner and Larry Calhoun, President of Southeastern Technical College

    The Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership, or GOAL nominees at Southeastern Technical College were recognized Tuesday evening and it is a Business Management student who will represent STC on the state

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 25 January 2023 | 14:48
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  • RTCA Recognizes STAR Student

    RTCA Star Student

    Robert Toombs Christian Academy Senior Kate Kennedy has been named the school’s 2023 PAGE STAR Student. Kate selected Mr. Thomas Barfield as her STAR Teacher. Kate earned this recognition for her performance on the SAT and her academic achievements. Kate will be attending Clemson University and major

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 25 January 2023 | 13:55
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  • Area Police Blotter

    Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Phillips, Dillon Ray - Vidalia - Theft by shoplifting/criminal trespass

    Middleton, Eddie Remon - Vidalia - DUI

    Davis, Chris Mitchell – Lyons – Bench warrant (Vidalia)

    Ricks, Monica – Vidalia – Warrant served

    Pickle, Jessica Deanna – Vidalia –

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 25 January 2023 | 08:48
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  • GSP Investigating Single Vehicle Death

    A single vehicle accident in Toombs County may have claimed the life of a woman this week as she was performing her duties as a hospice Certified Nursing Assistant.

    Around 3:13 Monday afternoon, Toombs County 911 Dispatch received a call about a single car accident on Cedar Crossing/Vidalia Road

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 24 January 2023 | 14:29
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  • VHS FCCLA Members Speak to Vidalia Lions Club

    Vidalia Lions January Meeting

    At their January meeting, the Vidalia Lions Club heard presentations from members of the Vidalia High School FCCLA Club on their recent community service projects.  “These young ladies did an outstanding job organizing and implementing their community service projects and are preparing themselves to be

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 24 January 2023 | 13:37
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  • Execution of Search Warrants Result in Arrests

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    VPD 2

    Multiple law enforcement agencies worked today last Friday  in an effort to solve thefts, burglaries, motor vehicle thefts, entering an automobile,  and drug distribution in the area.

    According to Vidalia Chief of Police James Jermon, the Vidalia Police Department Investigative Services Division,

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 23 January 2023 | 13:38
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  • Rep. Hagan Reports on Week 2

    Leesa Hagan

    Last week, some members of the legislature returned to the Georgia State Capitol for the highly anticipated annual budget week. To begin the state budgeting process, the General Assembly devotes the entire second week of session to holding joint House and Senate Appropriations hearings.

    During the first

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 23 January 2023 | 09:08
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  • J. D. Dickerson Heroes

    JDD HeroesTop Row, Left to Right: Jazoriah Cumming, Kharter Thrower, Jordan Lawson, Durham Roper, Anabeth Conrad, and Jeniyah Phillips; Bottom Row, Left to Right: Payton Simmons, Kaidence Harmon, Raylee Weinberg, and Antonio Singleton

    Meet the very first group of J. D. Dickerson's Heroes. They were chosen by

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 21 January 2023 | 08:22
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  • RTCA's Leo Club Busy With Projects

    Leo Club Leo Club Members L-R: Front Row: Ella Newton, Hannah Williams, Maddie Joyner, Kylie Acosta, Aly Brown, Addie Thompson, Caroline Thompson, Madison Cravey, Savannah Moore Middle Row: Haley Glenn(Leo Club Sponsor), Maci Whitney, Payton McConell, Mary-Claire Wolfe, Emmie Davis, Rachel Threlkeld, Alli

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 20 January 2023 | 20:30
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  • Highlights From Under the Gold Dome: Budget Week

    TilleryBlake4908

    The third week in January is traditionally set aside to focus exclusively on evaluating the budget and diving into the Governor’s recommendations for the fiscal year. As you may know, the one and only constitutional obligation the Georgia General Assembly has each year is to pass a balanced

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 20 January 2023 | 14:36
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  • Thursday Collision Claims Life of Atlanta Woman

    An Atlanta woman who was a passenger in an SUV died Thursday afternoon in Toombs County as a result of an automobile accident that occurred around 12:27 when  the vehicle she was in collided with a GMC pickup truck at the intersection of Ga. Hwy 292 and Ga. Hwy 86.

    The truck was driven by

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 20 January 2023 | 13:56
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  • City of Vidalia Telephone Service Disruppted

    ****UPDATE****

    The City of Vidalia issued a text message through textmygov.com at 1:50 p.m. Friday that the phone lines were again operational.

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    The City of Vidalia and the Vidalia Police Department are experiencing telephone outages and are working with their communications

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    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 20 January 2023 | 12:07
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  • Lyons Lions Club Members Continue to Provide Vision Screening Services

    Lyons Lions Club at TCES 002Left to Right: Lion Larry Griggers, Lion Debbie Griggers, TCES Principal Destiny Levant, Lion Marlene Tomlin, Lion Lucretia Nobles, and Lion Jill O’Neal

    Vision screenings improve access to the general education curriculum and increase student success. In addition, the Georgia Department of

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    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 19 January 2023 | 16:23
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