Southern Georgia jobless rate falls in most recent report

At the same time, the 17-county area saw its labor force shrink and the number of employed grow. All major indicators remain positive for the year.

Water outages scheduled at Lowndes County Exit 22

The contractor reconstructing the Interstate 75 Exit 22 interchange near Valdosta has scheduled water outages Tuesday that will impact some nearby homes and businesses.

Labor force increases in Valdosta

Great news for Lowndes County!

Valdosta unemployment rate unchanged in May

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South Georgia Medical Center Holds Steady with ‘B’ Health Safety Rating

Fifteen Georgia hospitals scored an “A’’ grade on patient safety in the latest Leapfrog Group report. Lowndes County’s hospital was not one of them.The...

SR 7 pavement preservation coming to Cook and Lowndes counties

Drivers should expect single lane closures and traffic controlled by flaggers as two-foot shoulder widening begins on state Route 7.Reames and Son Construction Co....