City of Valdosta Awarded Federal Historic Preservation Grant

Nine Georgia municipalities will receive federal subgrants totaling more than $96,000 to support historic preservation activities in their respective communities, the Georgia Historic Preservation...

New Deputy Warden of Security at Valdosta State Prison

Charles Mims Promoted The Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC) Commissioner Timothy C. Ward announced the promotion of Charles Mims to deputy warden of security at...

Plan for I-75 traffic pacing next week at Exit 22 in Lowndes Co.

Plan for Interstate 75 traffic pacing two nights next week as the contractor building the new overpass at Exit 22 in Lowndes County installs...

GBI Makes Arrest in Child Exploitation Investigation

On February 15, 2019, the GBI was initially requested by the Lake Park Police Department to conduct an investigation of an individual who contacted...

Southern Georgia posts strong April

Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that the Southern Georgia region set a record in April for its lowest unemployment rate ever.   The unemployment...

Valdosta lowers rate in April

Valdosta ended April with 57,200 jobs. That’s an increase of about 1,200 from the job total as of a year ago but remained flat from last month’s total.

Lowndes Health & Restaurant Inspections: May 9-19, 2019

A few B scores and a number of As

Southern Georgia post strong March

Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that the Southern Georgia region posted a strong March with all key indicators trending in the right directions.   

Valdosta posts strong month

Valdosta ended March with 57,200 jobs. That’s an increase of about 1,100 from the job total as of a year ago and it’s up 500 from last month’s total.