Strong 2nd half sends TCMS past J.R. Trippe

The regular season ended for the Toombs County Middle School Bullpup soccer team with a pair of wins including a 4-1 victory at J.R. Trippe. Julian Marin scored three goals and Michael Pablocastanon scored one goal. The Chiefs tied the game with five seconds remaining in the opening half and then Pablocastanon scored the go-ahead goal halfway through the second half. Watch a slideshow On Tuesday TCMS defeated East Laurens 6-1…

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TCHS sports will compete in Region 2 AA beginning in 2016-17

As the Toombs County sports teams drop from AAA to AA beginning in 2016-17 they will be competing in Region 2 with schools which they been bracketed with before. Toombs County will be the second largest school based on enrollment in Region 2 with 839. Jeff Davis is the biggest school with 867. Region 2 (9) Bacon County 570 Benedictine (single sex male) 738 Bryan County 598 Jeff Davis 867…

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Latest on the search for the next Toombs County Bulldog head football coach

News Release Toombs County Board of Education The search for the new Toombs County High School Head Football coach is underway and drawing a great deal of interest. As we move past the Thanksgiving break and into December, the number of applications continues to increase. According to Superintendent Richard Smith, “We have had a large number of quality applicants from across the state, and even a few from outside of…

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James Robert Webb flies in to Y-101 Radio

Singer James Robert Webb flew in from Oklahoma and guitarist Jeff Sturms flew from Nashville to Chicago to Savannah to meet up in the studio of Y-101 Radio in Lyons, Georgia. It was truly a Y-101 coincidence. The day before, on the After 8 Show, Webb made his Y-101 debut with his new music off his Christmas Album “Born this Day” and his new single “Makin’ Love Tonight. After positive…

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Bulldogs win first game, Lady Bulldogs lose in OT

After four losses in winnable games, the Toombs County Bulldogs won their first game of the season in convincing style over visiting Pierce County. The Dawgs shot 2-pointers, 3-pointers and free throws well and they defended just fine in a 69-41 victory. D.R. Meadows reeled off three third quarter 3-balls and led TCHS with 15 points. Jordan Usher scored seven points in each half and finished with 14, Keshawn Morgan…

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TCHS wrestlers dual big schools & finish second

The 3A Toombs County Bulldog wrestling team beat four 6A teams and one 4A in route to a second place finish in the Packer Duals in Moultrie. TCHS knocked off 6A Colquitt Counry 48-31, 6A  Lowndes County 49-25 and 4A Crisp County 65-11 before losing to 6A Tift County 45-27. The Bulldogs wrapped up second place with a come-from-behind win over 6A Valdosta. With the Dawgs trailing by 11 points, Carson…

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Lady Bulldogs suffer first loss & the Dawgs lose a lead in the 4th quarter

In a match up of unbeaten teams in Lyons, the Jeff Davis Lady Yellow Jackets remained perfect with a 60-35 victory over Toombs County. JD won it’s first three games over Appling County, Irwin County and Brantley County by an average of 39 points. The closest margin of victory was 25 (53-28 over Brantley). The same differential as the Lady Bulldog game. TCHS falls to 4-1. Jeff Davis won three…

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Second half comeback propels Lady Bulldogs to 4-0 start

For the second time in 10 days the Toombs County Lady Bulldogs beat Montgomery County despite trailing 12-2 after the opening quarter. They defeated the Lady Eagles by eight (59-51) in Lyons on November 17 and 34-29, in Mount Vernon, on the day after Thanksgiving. JoAnn Gomez helped the Lady Bulldogs overcome a 24-14 halftime deficit by scoring nine points in the third quarter and four in the fourth. She…

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Emma Bacon makes her Y-101 debut

She isn’t old enough to drive a car by herself, but fifteen year old Emma Bacon is mature enough to make music on her own. The sophomore at Tattnall County High School works 70 dates a year and she routinely travels to Nashville to work with country music professionals. Emma is planning on releasing a five song EP consisting of pieces she has written. She sang two of those songs…

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Craig Campbell stops by Y-101 and dazzles the audience

It was an amazing hour of music and conversation as Craig Campbell dropped by Y-101 Radio. Craig headlined a benefit at Southeastern Tech for Jefferey Carey, who is battling cancer. Craig borrowed a guitar from the EmmyLou Harris Fan and did an acoustic set of music which featured a song that just might be his next single. “Outskirts of Heaven” is a song which Craig co-wrote and is working on…

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