Brewton-Parker College Fourth Annual Chili Cook-off

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Saturday, October 22 come for a fun-filled family time at the Mount Vernon campus where you can cast your vote for the Best Chili in the Surrounding Area. Last year, 15 teams participated, and Stuckey Baptist Church with Chris Horne was voted Best Chili for the second year in the row. This year’s community event will feature live local entertainment, kiddie rides and carnival games, face painting, paddle boat rides on Jones Lake, the Historic Village to tour, celebrity judges and concessions by ARAMARK and BPC student organizations. 

To register your team for the chili cook-off, call Jennifer Blaylock at 912-583-3210. Deadline to register Thursday, October 20th

This event is a fundraiser coordinated by the BPC Women’s Fellowship. All proceeds will go towards the renovation of Tyre Chapel on Jones Lake.

Extra Coffee Before Hours for October

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Wednesday, October 19th
8:00 – 9:00 am

 Season’s Design Center
117 NW Main Street, Vidalia
(Formerly, Accessorize It in a new location)

 For more information, call the Downtown Vidalia Association at 537-8033.

An Event of Vidalia Main Street

Robert Toombs Christian Academy Happenings

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Annual Yard Sale
Saturday, October 15th
7:00 am until

School Gym
 628 West Oglethorpe Avenue, Lyons

 1st Annual Crusader Classic

4-Man Scramble
Saturday, October 22nd
Tee off: 8:30 am

Rocky Creek Golf Course

Entry Fee: $100 per player /$400 per team

For more information please call 912-526-8938

and speak to Coach Hayne Brant.

Gourd Design Workshop

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Altama Museum

Gourd Design Workshop
with Judi Besier

Make a Fall Foliage Bowl!
Saturday, October 22nd
10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Workshop fee: $16 (includes all materials)
Payable at registration

Space is limited – register today

Call 537-1911 or drop by the museum

Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening for Retro Soda Fountain & Sandwich Shoppe

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120-2 North State Street, Lyons
(Inside the Oh Deco Antique Mall)

Friday, October 21st 10:45 am

Half Priced Ice Cream Treats

Storewide sales on fabrics, antiques, jewelry and gifts

Free Koozie to first 100 customers

Register to win a Florida Beach Vacation Getaway

Saturday, October 22nd 11:30 am The Fat Boy Challenge ice cream eating competition – enter and win by being the fastest to consume our Fat Boy Sundae. Winner gets a year’s worth of free ice cream (one per week), bragging rights and name on our wall of fame! Limit 10 contestants

Ribbon Cutting for Season’s Design Center

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Thursday, October 20th
4:00 pm

117 NW Main Street, Vidalia

Owners: Cindy Reddick and Marcie Garrett

Ribbon Cutting pictures for Little Red Wagon Too!

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104 NW Broad Street, Lyons 

 Owner and Operator: Telena NeeSmith

Little Red Wagon, located at 503 West Liberty Street, Lyons has out-grown their building and is expanding by opening a second location.  Come check out their wide selection of antiques, used furniture, home décor, like-new clothes, woodwork and much more at BOTH locations.

Golf Tournament Deadline extended to Wednesday at Noon

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Make plans for the Toombs-Montgomery Chamber’s annual golf tournament on October 13th at Rocky Creek Golf Club. Each player receives a $50 Callaway gift card compliments of Harton Automotive Group, two Mulligans, a chance on the Longest Drive and Closest to the Pin contests, an Oxford Golf shirt, one Red Tee, refreshments all day and plenty of good food, plus a chance to win many great prizes. Click here  for a registration form with complete details.

For a donation of $20, enter a drawing to win a round of golf for four people on Pinehurst No. 8 and $200 cash. You do not have to play in the tournament to enter.

Maximum People

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Learn to compete in a crowded marketplace 

Propel Your Company to the Next Level 

Finding and keeping the right people in today’s marketplace is a challenge.  Maximum People will walk you through the complete hiring process.  And will help you as an employer develop effective procedures for finding and hiring the right people.

Classes now forming for:

Tri-CREST Businesses

Dates:  October 13, 20, 27, November 3, & November 10


Cost: FREE

Class size limited to 20 per class

For more information, contact David Yarbrough at 912-538-3119 or email 

Presented by Georgia Southern University Small Business Development Center

WPHJ (TV 46) exciting new show

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“Life Style In The South”

Mandy Starling has teamed up with My South TV Network to host a talk show that will demonstrate a variety of topics, such as  Local Merchants, Fashion, Medical, Cooking, Outdoors, Events and more. The show’s goal is to let the viewers see everything the south has to offer. My South TV Network Broadcast reaches over 35 cities in  Southeast Georgia on a daily bases. The show will take place on location or can be featured in the studio. Each show will  air one time a week for one month. If Businesses do not  want to be featured on the talk show, the broadcast  network offers commercial rates also.  For more information or rates please contact or you can contact My South TV Network at

Click Here for more information.