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Kendrick Johnson Case Presented To Public

Kendrick Johnson Case Presented To Public

 VALDOSTA — Allison Ericson, Valdosta Today News Director: On Oct. 28, Lieutenant Stride Jones presented the Kendrick Johnson case to the public. Jones was a supervisor in the Johnson case and presented on behalf of the Lowndes County Sheriffs Department. Jones’ presentation was formatted into a timeline of events which provided the dates, times, and locations […]

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Local News Brief

Local News Brief

Lee Henderson, Newstalk 105.9 WVGA: TWO OF SIX SUSPECTS STILL AT LARGE  |  MOULTRIE — Police in Moultrie need your help in locating two suspects still at large. The kidnapping and torture of a Moultrie man has law enforcement officials seeking the public’s assistance in locating Dontorius Wright and Ashley Clayton. They are two of […]

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
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State News

Leon County Schools Served Subpoena by FBI

Leon County Schools Served Subpoena by FBI

TALLAHASSEE — Reports from Tallahassee state that Leon County Schools was served a subpoena from the FBI related to construction-related documents and information stemming from an investigation concerning potential misuse of board funds.  This has been a result of many accusations of financial misappropriations and failure to follow due process at the board office with […]

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Perdue Pulling Away from Nunn; Leads in Most Demographic Groups

Perdue Pulling Away from Nunn; Leads in Most Demographic Groups

Eric Baker, Valdosta Today: VALDOSTA — A new SurveyUSA poll just released Tuesday shows Republican David Perdue pulling away from Democrat Michelle Nunn in the race to fill the senate seat being vacated by retiring U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss. The poll was taken by Atlanta television station WXIA-TV. This same poll, conducted a week ago, […]

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Sports

Gurley to Miss Two More Games

Gurley to Miss Two More Games

ATHENS — The University of Georgia football team will continue to have to “make do” with Nick Chubb at tailback.  Todd Gurley will miss 2 more games. That means the Georgia tailback and one-time Heisman Trophy favorite will not be eligible until Georgia plays Auburn on November 15th, missing games against Florida and Kentucky. The NCAA […]

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
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2014 Winnersville Events

2014 Winnersville Events

This Friday night, the Valdosta Wildcats face off against the Lowndes Vikings in the Winnersville Classic!!!  Join Black Crow Media as they help celebrate Winnersville 2014 with 2 big events! FRIDAY MORNING @ Chik-Fil-A:  7am-9am We’re going to find out which team’s fans can raise the most donations for Hungry At Home, a charity that helps feed […]

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Business

Business School  |  Make Networking Less Stressful

Business School | Make Networking Less Stressful

Harvard Business Review: Networking doesn’t always come naturally. But finding the right type of gathering that suits your strengths and interests will make networking much more successful — and enjoyable. Don’t force yourself to attend every event for the sake of “networking.” Make sure the environment works for you. If you don’t like crowded, noisy […]

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Pennsylvania firm Recalls Chicken Products sold Nationwide

Pennsylvania firm Recalls Chicken Products sold Nationwide

ATLANTA — Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black is alerting Georgians to the recall of some breaded chicken products that have been distributed here in Georgia, because the products have the potential to be contaminated with Staphylococcal enterotoxin. Georgia Department of Agriculture inspectors will be checking retail establishments to make sure the recalled product is removed […]

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Community

Travel  |  Dahlonega

Travel | Dahlonega

Lacey McLemore, Valdosta Today Features Writer: Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Try visiting Dahlonega, GA. With plenty of activities to fit everyone’s taste and budget, Dahlonega, GA is the ideal destination for everyone this Fall. Although I have spent many weekends throughout the years in this great city, my most recent trip […]

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Food  |  Kale and Artichoke Dip

Food | Kale and Artichoke Dip

Lisa Harp, Valdosta Today Food Contributor: With Halloween, Winnersville Week (here in Valdosta), and Georgia Florida on Saturday, there are bound to be tailgating, parties and the need for a good dip. No question, and I’m sure that holds true no matter where you live. We all know the classic Spinach and Artichoke Dip, the […]

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Opinion

Opinion  |  Our Devaluation for That which is Modern

Opinion | Our Devaluation for That which is Modern

Nick Rudnik, Valdosta Today Opinion Contributor: Americans often exhibit a lack of appreciation for modernism. Whether it’s typified in the beautiful simplicity of New York’s Time-Life Building, the futurism of Herman Miller furniture, the Jet Age chic of chrome tailfins on automobiles, the confusion of a Stravinsky musical score, or the complex-impressionism of a Pollack, […]

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Letter to the Editor  |  The Holders of the Future

Letter to the Editor | The Holders of the Future

A. Nicole Poole: Last week, another person fell victim to the Ebola outbreak in New York City, the United States of America has an eighteen trillion dollar debt, and ISIS believes that it is the world supremacy. Examining America, one could say that she will not survive these trials and that the country that was […]

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Other Recent Posts

Why was Valdosta Man Stabbed by Girlfriend?

Why was Valdosta Man Stabbed by Girlfriend?

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA — Still no answers to why 41-year old Zantelyterrio Hardy was stabbed to death by his girlfriend.  Valdosta Police are trying to find out. Hardy was stabbed once in the torso at the home of his girlfriend and attacker on the 1200 block of Tracy Lane in Valdosta. Reports show witnesses told police that the […]

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Letter to the Editor  |  Understand Common Core

Letter to the Editor | Understand Common Core

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cheryl Lea, Valdosta Today Reader, in response to Rep. Amy Carter’s Speech on Common Core: Carter and Galloway need to do more research on Common Core before they go around trying to “educate” people about the so-called “misconceptions” of it! There is a HUGE nationwide movement of parents, teachers, and citizens concerned for our children, […]

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Jimmy Carter Speaks to ABAC Assembly

Jimmy Carter Speaks to ABAC Assembly

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

TIFTON — When the 39th President of the United States spoke to a standing room only crowd of students at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College on Tuesday, Jimmy Carter was quick to praise ABAC and how the institution had helped him. “Georgia is a great state, and ABAC is one of my favorite educational institutions in all the […]

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