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  • Vidalia City Schools Recognizes Young Authors

    VCSS Young Authors

    Thirteen students from the Vidalia City School System have been named grade-level winners in the Young Georgia Authors local writing competition. “We are so excited and proud of our students who chose to participate in the competition,” said Vidalia City Schools Federal Program’s Director Tammy

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 29 February 2024 | 13:03
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  • RTCA Students of the Month

    RTCA Studs

    Robert Toombs wants to acknowledge their February Students of the Month. The Student of the Month is based on work ethic, good character, good and/or improved grades and attendance. The Student of the Month in Lower Elementary is Brooklyn Horne, in Upper Elementary is Emma Philips, in Middle

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 29 February 2024 | 12:46
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  • J.D. Dickerson Primary February Students of the Month

    J.D. Dickerson Primary Students of the Month for the month of February have been named.

    They are (Back Row, L to Rt): Sydney Smith, Savannah Gardner, Jett Montford, Jayce Mitchell, Nevaeh Jones, Kylie Johnson, Lily Lynn, Logan Gibson, Dilan Patel; (Middle Row, L to R); Kehlani Cobb, Alizah Mann,

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 29 February 2024 | 12:44
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  • Time to Toss Political Hats Into the Ring

    Voters in Georgia are currently in the early voting stage for the Presidential Preference Primary with in-person voting to be held on Tuesday, March 12. As of Tuesday, at 5:00 when the Toombs County Election’s Office closed, 349 voters had early voted, with 24 absentee ballots returned of the 59

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 28 February 2024 | 17:18
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  • Capt. Jordan Kight Announces Sheriff Run

    Captain Jordan Kight is announcing his intention to qualify to run for Sheriff of Toombs County. Jordan has been in law enforcement for more than 20 years. Kight started his career with the Georgia Bureau of Investigations in 2002, but he has served the last 9 years with the Toombs County

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 28 February 2024 | 10:47
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  • Mega Prison Under Construction in Washington County

    Overcrowding in correctional facilities operated by the Georgia Department of Corrections is no secret, but this week the Georgia legislature approved over $436 million for the construction of a mega prison in Davisboro in Washington County. Construction of the new facility began a few months ago near

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 27 February 2024 | 16:17
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  • From the House: Week 7

    by State Rep. Leesa Hagan

    On February 20, my House colleagues and I reconvened for days 23 through 25 of the legislative session and many hours of committee hearings. During week seven, we focused on key legislation to better Georgians' lives. With the approaching February 29 "Crossover Day"

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 27 February 2024 | 15:48
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  • Area Police Blotter

    Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests:

    Thompson, James W. – Tybee Island – Bench Warrant (Vidalia).

    Toombs County Sheriff’s Office reports the following arrests:

    Bryant, Keri – Hazlehurst – Driving While License Suspended or Revoked; Speeding.

    Coleman, Charles – Vidalia – Failure to

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 27 February 2024 | 09:36
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  • Hinman Scholars Named in STC Dental Hygiene Program


    Kelly Joseph


    Aubree Swain

    On behalf of the Thomas P. Hinman Board of Trustees, Southeastern Technical College (STC) is pleased to announce that Dental Hygiene students Kelly Joseph and Aubree Swain have been selected as Hinman Scholars.

    Kelly Joseph of Swainsboro and Aubree Swain of Baxley each

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 26 February 2024 | 13:03
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  • No Jurors Needed

    Toombs County Clerk of Courts Nancy Pittman says no Superior Court jurors will be needed to report for duty on Monday,  February 26 as all cases have been settled or continued. 

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 24 February 2024 | 09:19
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  • Under The Gold Dome: Week 7

    By: Sen. Blake Tillery (R–Vidalia)

    Week seven under the Gold Dome has concluded, and we're swiftly approaching an important milestone known as "Crossover Day" on February 29. This marks the deadline for all bills to pass through their originating chamber, commonly referred to as the house of

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 24 February 2024 | 06:45
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  • GSP Investigating Thursday Afternoon Wreck in Toombs County

    Investigator Wreck

    Wreck 2

    The Chief Investigator for the Middle Judicial Circuit of Georgia District Attorney’s Office was involved in a vehicular accident Thursday in Toombs County.

    Around 1:18 Thursday afternoon, Toombs County 911 dispatched received a call that two vehicles had been involved in an accident on Highway 15

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 23 February 2024 | 13:57
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  • Deer Causes Motorcycles to Collide Resulting in One Fatality

    An accident involving three motorcycles Friday afternoon in Toombs County resulted in one death.

    Douglas Hart of Woodstock, Wendell NeeSmith of Lyons, and Tony Ogletree of Uvalda were riding near the intersection of Old River Road and P.A. Grace Road when a deer crossed the roadway, hitting Hart’s

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 23 February 2024 | 13:43
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  • New Courthouse Requires Updated Security Training


    Court Security

    On February 13 and 14, the Toombs County Sheriff’s Office hosted training for Courthouse Security. The training was taught by Georgia Sheriff’s Association Training Division Program Coordinator Brent Loeffer,.  Staff from the Toombs County Sheriff’s Office and Detention Center, along with

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 23 February 2024 | 11:33
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  • Investigation by Multiple Agencies Leads to Federal Prison Sentence for Drugs, Dog Fighting

    DUBLIN, GA:  A Johnson County man has been sentenced to more than 16 years in prison after pleading guilty to drug trafficking, and awaits sentencing with other defendants after pleading guilty to dog fighting charges.

    Travis Lee Martin, a/k/a “Fat,” 42, of Wrightsville, Ga., was sentenced to 200

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 23 February 2024 | 11:03
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  • Area Police Blotter

    Vidalia Police Department reports the following arrests.

    Lamb, Regina - Vidalia - Criminal trespass

    Middleton, Ashley - Soperton - Suspended license, speeding

    Knowles, Antonio - Vidalia - Disorderly conduct

    Bailey, Brendan – Vidalia – Criminal trespass

    Byrd, Bennett Leonard – Vidalia – Warrant served

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 23 February 2024 | 09:47
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  • Chase in Toombs County Ends in Treutlen County

    Wiliams Crash

    Williams Arrest

    Another day: another high-speed pursuit in in a stolen vehicle which area law enforcement was called to respond.

    Toombs County Sheriff’s Office Captain Jordan Kight reports that on Saturday, February 17, a Toombs County Deputy attempted to make a traffic stop of the truck near the intersection of Hwy

    Newsbreak | Kathy Hilt | 22 February 2024 | 14:39
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  • Georgia First Bank Breaks Ground on New State-of-the-Art Bank Building in Vidalia.

    Front Left Angle

    Georgia First Bank is proud to announce the groundbreaking of its new building located at 112 Charles Andrews Drive in Vidalia, Georgia. This event marks the commencement of construction on what promises to be a landmark banking facility, designed to offer enhanced banking services and a superior

    Newsbreak | Jeff Raiford | 22 February 2024 | 14:01
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