GRPA and Lyons Recreation Department Updates

Usually during this time of year recreation baseball and softball are in full swing at local recreation departments. However, this year a pandemic of mass proportion struck and has flipped everyone’s life upside down. So what about the young people and the much anticipated recreation and all-star seasons? ¬† The Georgia Recreation and Parks Association released a statement on April 13: “The State Athletic Committee met today (April 13) and…

April 25, 2020

Barney Bonfield ~ The Guy on the Radio

April 19, 2020

If you have ever been to a Toombs County sporting event, you have probably seen “the guy on the radio.” If you have ever played for a Toombs County sports team, you have probably been interviewed by “the guy on the radio.” Some people even tell Toombs County folks that “the guy on the radio” is very good, like ESPN good, and often ask what that guy in the unfolding…


School is out and spring sports are over at Toombs County HS and MS

The coronavirus, which continues to brew across the United States, has resulted a closing of all schools across the state of Georgia and a cancellation of all spring¬† sports for the 2019-20 school year. Here is the latest statement from the GHSA: April 2: Given the announcement yesterday by Governor Kemp, it is with a heavy heart that I inform you that all GHSA activities and sports are cancelled for…

April 2, 2020