Early voting in the November 2 Vidalia Mayoral Election will be held Oct. 12-29 at the Toombs County Board of Elections Office at 125 W. Lincoln Ave, Lyons. Saturday voting will be held October 16 and October 23, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The City of Lyons will hold an election for the Lyons City Council Ward # 2 on November 2 at Partin Park from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. If you wish to request an absentee ballot application, contact the Toombs County Board of Elections at 912-5268226. The last day to request an absentee ballot is October 22.
Pink Up the
Join Jeff Davis Hospital’s Pink Up the Pace Wellness Fair and 5K Run October 16 at 8 a.m. at Jeff Davis Middle School, 93 Collins St., Hazlehurst. Medals and cash prizes will be awarded. Register before the race at www.pinkupthepace5k. itsyourrace.com.
A free firearms course for women will be sponsored by the Vidalia Police Department. A class will be held on Thursday, November 4, at 6 p.m., at the police station, with range practice on Saturday, November 6, and Saturday, November 13, from 9 a.m. to noon. Applications are available at the Police Station and are due by November 1. Bring firearm, ammo, and permit.
The Greater Vidalia Chamber’s Business Expo is slated for Thursday, October 14, 4-7 p.m., at the Vidalia Community Center. Tickets are $20 at the door and $10 in advance. For more information, call the Chamber at 537-4466.