Tucker and Thayne rule the 25th Southeast Georgia Soap Box Derby

April 30, 2016

56 Drivers competed in the stock and super stock divisions at the 25th annual Southeast Georgia Soap Box Derby and when the racing was over at Partin Park a local boy and an out-of-towner each earned a trip to Akron, Ohio for the All-American Soap Box Derby in July. Tucker Copeland, who attends Toombs County Middle School, and Thayne Hayes from Summerville, South Carolina won the super stock and stock…


Day 5 TCHS spring practice- the heat is on

April 29, 2016

After spending Thursday in the gym due to lightening and rain, the Toombs County Bulldog football team was greeted with the warmest day so far. On day five the temperature was in the lower 90’s, but the Bulldogs fought through it and at the end of practice had a very competitive blue versus red scrimmage. The Blue was on offense and the highlight was a long touchdown run by Jeidon…


Six TCHS track athletes are going to GHSA State Sectionals

April 28, 2016

Six Toombs County High School track athletes survived the Region 1 AAA track meet, at Southeast Bulloch High School, and have qualified for the GHSA State Sectionals at the same site on Saturday, April 30. If you do well at sectionals the next phase is the GHSA State Meets held for girls in Albany and for boys at Jefferson. Last year Tristan Lynn was the only TCHS track athlete to…


Temperature and intensity rise on the second day of TCHS spring football practice

April 26, 2016

On Monday, the second day of spring practice for the Toombs County Bulldogs, the temperature was higher than on day one, on Friday, and the intensity was noticeably higher. The emphasis for the defense was to run to the ball and if everybody didn’t, the punishment was five up-downs. Some of the highlights of the practice included an interception by Rakewon Powell and very determined run by Keshawn Morgan.


Victoria Jordan makes game-saving, game-ending catch

April 24, 2016

As a Toombs County Lady Bulldog, Victoria Jordan always had the ability to make an exciting play whether she was playing offense or defense. On Saturday she wrapped up her freshman season of playing softball for ABAC making a game-saving, game-ending catch. Here was the situation. ABAC was leading it’s season-ending game 5-4 with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning. The home team, East Georgia, had the…


Mohawk. Lisa, Cassie, Chason, Joseph and Kimberly all run fast at the 2016 Vidalia Onion Run

April 23, 2016

The conditions were favorable for low times at the 2016 Vidalia Onion Run held on a  party cloudy to cloudy Saturday morning with a race temperature of in the mid to upper 60’s. Former Toombs County High School runner and soccer player Lisa Espino won her fourth straight 10K and the fifth of her career. The overall winner of the 10K was Atlanta’s Joseph McLeod in 38:48. Mason “Mohawk” Smith…


The Bulldogs open spring practice

April 22, 2016

The Toombs County Bulldogs were late getting on the football field for their first spring practice under new head coach Richie Marsh because of a brief rain storm. However, once they got on the field Coach Marsh was pleased with the way they handled day one, “Just very impressed with the buy in of the kids. Them believing in the scheme and the things we asked them to do.” Listen…


TCMS Bullpups make plays on offense and defense in their spring scrimmage

April 21, 2016

The Toombs County Middle School Bullpups wrapped up their two weeks of spring football practice with a scrimmage game at Booster Stadium. The Pups proved that they were good listeners and learners as they executed on offense and made plays on defense. Watch a slideshow The red team featured running back Jamarion Robinson, who was tough to tackle. Robinson scored on two longs runs of more than 50-yards. Quarterback Tyler Heath was…