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Vidalia, Georgia is located in Toombs County. Zip codes in Vidalia, GA include 30475, and 30474. The median home price in Vidalia is $146,900. More Vidalia information.

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Yesterday | Southeast Georgia Today

Spring Planting at the Goodness Garden

April 22-- Residents of the Paul Anderson Youth Home in Vidalia are learning to grow their own food organically with a vegetable garden and a coop full of chickens.

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Monday | Southeast Georgia Today

A Wonderful Masters Story

April 21-- The following story was shared by Larry Threlkeld of Vidalia. You don't have to be a golfer to be inspired by it.

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Monday | GPB.org

Vidalias: The Conversation Around Georgia's Sweetest Onion Turns Sour

The 2013 Vidalia onion harvest produced some immature onions. Gary Black, the Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture, wants to prevent that from happening again.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Southeast Georgia Today

LOST Revenue Down

April 18-- Local government officials are closely watching the distribution of sales tax collections from the Georgia Department of Revenue.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Southeast Georgia Today

Honor Society Members Inducted

April 20-- Seven Southeastern Technical College students have been inducted into the National Technical Honor Society at a ceremony in the Toombs Auditorium on STC's Vidalia campus.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Southeast Georgia Today

Do You Know Where to Vote?

April 19-- If you're a registered voter in Toombs County, chances are good where you vote has been changed to another location.

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Switched

Quick, Cook These Vidalia Recipes Before The Season's Over

Vidalia onions are no ordinary onion ; some even say they're sweet enough to eat like an apple .

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WTOC-TV Savannah

High winds, heavy rain expected in Georgia

The advisory, which will be in effect from 1 p.m. Friday to 2 a.m. Saturday, covers much of central Georgia and part of north Georgia, including all of metro Atlanta.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

WDUN-AM Gainesville

Ag Commish talks onions after Awards Breakfast in Gainesville

State Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black quietly mingled among the guests at the annual Hall County Agribusiness Awards Breakfast Wednesday morning at the North Hall Community Center.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

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Chefs reveal recipes for Golden Onion contest in Vidalia

For the third year, Georgia chefs are scheduled to compete for the Golden Onion traveling trophyat the Vidalia Onion Festival.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Georgia judge asked to stop new Vidalia onion rule

One of Georgia's most prominent growers of sweet Vidalia onions asked a judge Tuesday to protect him from possible sanctions by state agriculture officials as he prepares to ship his crop to grocery stores ahead of the official start date imposed by a new regulation aimed at keeping unripe onions off the market.

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Southeast Georgia Today

Campaign Fund Report

April 15-- Campaign finance reports in the race for the state representative's job in the 156th District show the incumbent with lots of money and the challenger with very little.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Vidalia onion farmer back in court over ship date

Delbert Bland, who grows Vidalia onions on 3,000 acres in southeast Georgia, won a court victory in Fulton County last month when a judge ruled Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black overstepped his bounds by ordering that no onions could be packed for shipping before April 21. Black is telling farmers he still plans to enforce the restriction while ... (more)

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Vidalia onion farmer back in court over ship date

Delbert Bland, who grows Vidalia onions on about 3,000 acres in southeast Georgia, won the first round of a court battle with Commissioner Gary Black when a Fulton County judge ruled March 19th the commissioner overstepped his authority by ordering that no Vidalia onions could be packed for shipping before April 21. However, the farmer's court ... (more)

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Southeast Georgia Today

School Board Names Indian Star

April 14-- A Special Education para-professional at J.R. Trippe Middle School is the latest Indian Star in the Vidalia City school system.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Southeast Georgia Today

"Fueling the Community " Checks Presented

April 14-- A successful businessman who grew in Toombs County is expanding his company's give-back program to local schools.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Southeast Georgia Today

Have Your Seen Us?

April 11-- The Sweet Onion Animal Protection Society is asking the public for help in finding two pups which their owners have reported missing.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Southeast Georgia Today

Dot Foods Helps the Hungry

April 11-- They say the economy is getting better, but there are still a lot of hungry people in the United States.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

WTOC-TV Savannah

Three displaced after apartment fire in Vidalia

American Red Cross volunteers with the Bulloch County Disaster Action Team helping three adults after an apartment fire in Toombs County.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Southeast Georgia Today

Look Who's Coming to Fix Dinner

April 8-- Eleven Georgia chefs will soon slice and dice the official state vegetable at the 37th Annual Vidalia Onion Festival.

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