Local News

Traffic Detoured on Ashley Street Due to Morning Accident

Traffic Detoured on Ashley Street Due to Morning Accident

VALDOSTA, GA – Traffic is being rerouted this morning on a portion of Ashley Street, after an early morning traffic accident which involved a truck striking and breaking a light pole. While Georgia Power makes the repair to the damaged pole, motorists are being detoured around the work zone via Moore, Mary and Alden Streets […]

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Citgo Quick Mart Burglar Caught by VPD

Citgo Quick Mart Burglar Caught by VPD

VALDOSTA,  GA – The Valdosta Police Department has arrested one man accused of robbing the Citgo Quick Mart on St. Augustine Road. On Tuesday night, at approximately 10:22 pm, the Valdosta Police Department responded to the Citgo Quick Mart, 1302 N. St. Augustine Road in reference to the report of someone breaking into the business. Officers […]

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
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State News

Attorney General Sam Olens Prevails in Lawsuit Defending Open Government

Attorney General Sam Olens Prevails in Lawsuit Defending Open Government

ATLANTA, GA – On August 21, 2014, Judge Robert Adamson ruled in favor of Attorney General Sam Olens in a lawsuit filed in June 2012 against the City of Cumming and Mayor Henry Ford Gravitt for violations of the Open Meetings Act. Judge Adamson ordered the defendants to pay $12,000 in penalties, the highest amount […]

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Deal Recommends Computer Programming Satisfy Core Requirement

Deal Recommends Computer Programming Satisfy Core Requirement

ATLANTA, GA – Gov. Nathan Deal today recommended the State Board of Education amend state policy to allow computer programming courses to satisfy core requirements — math, science or foreign language — for receiving a high school diploma. Deal is asking the Board of Regents of the University System to follow suit by accepting these […]

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Community

3rd Annual “The Clock is Ticking” Swim and BBQ Dinner
| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
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8th Annual Festival of Trees Charity Gala
| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Sports

VSU Defense Controls First Scrimmage

VSU Defense Controls First Scrimmage

VALDOSTA, GA – The Valdosta State defense stifled scoring chances throughout much of the Blazers’ first football scrimmage of the season Saturday morning at Bazemore-Hyder Stadium. The Black Swarm defense allowed only three touchdowns on the day, none coming during the first eight possessions of the scrimmage, each of which began on the offense’s 35. […]

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
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SFCU Scoreboard Regional Game Results 8/22

SFCU Scoreboard Regional Game Results 8/22

  Roswell Hornets at Lowndes Vikings 0-0 0-0 14 37 Final Brooks Co. Trojans at Ware Co. Gators 0-0 0-0 6 31 Final Memorial Day Matadors  at Valwood Valiants 0-0 0-0 15 55 Final Calhoun Co. Cougars at Clinch Co. Panthers 0-0 0-0 8 36 Final Lanier Co. Bulldogs at Randolph-Clay Red Devils 0-0 0-0 12 18 […]

| August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Children’s Advocacy Center Hosts Cook and Care Benefit
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‘Bottles and Brushes’ Art Class at Museum of Agriculture on September 19

‘Bottles and Brushes’ Art Class at Museum of Agriculture on September 19

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

TIFTON, GA – The Georgia Museum of Agriculture and Historic Village at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College will host the first “Bottles and Brushes” art class of the fall season on Sept. 19 from 6-8 p.m.  Participants will paint “Curious Goat.”  The class will be jointly instructed by Brenda and Richard Rose. “We are excited to […]

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Gornto Road Sidewalk Repairs

Gornto Road Sidewalk Repairs

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA, GA – The City of Valdosta Engineering Department will begin sidewalk repairs on Gornto Road between Springhill Drive and Andover Drive on Tuesday, Sept. 2, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. The work is expected to take five weeks to complete, weather permitting. Traffic lanes on Gornto Road will be shifted […]

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