Second Harvest Awarded $50,000 Grant to Alleviate Hunger

Second Harvest Press Release: VALDOSTA  – Publix Super Markets Charities announced Friday it will donate $5 million to more than 240 nonprofit organizations, including Second Harvest of South Georgia and other Feeding America® member food banks, focused…

VPD To Host Testing for New Officers August…

Valdosta Police Department Press Release: The Valdosta Police Department is holding an open testing session for anyone interested in becoming an officer. Testing is the first stage in the hiring process and will be held…

Squirrel Hunting Season Opens August 15

Georgia Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Resources Division Press Release: SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga.– Squirrel hunting provides the perfect opportunity to introduce someone to the sport of hunting, and the first opportunity of the year to…

JTACs compete in Draco Spear

Joint terminal attack controllers from the 18th Air Support Operations Group perform push-ups before sunrise during Draco Spear, Aug. 3, 2018, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. Draco Spear is a revival of the mid-2000s…

Deal: Mannington Mills to create more than 200…

From the Office of Gov. Nathan Deal: Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Mannington Mills, a flooring manufacturer, will create more than 200 jobs and invest $42 million in Calhoun by 2021. Mannington Mills purchased…

Union Point Resident Pleads Guilty To Recording Video…

Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office Middle District of Georgia Press Release: Charles E. Peeler, United States Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, announces that Timothy Brian Burnette, age 40, of Union Point, Georgia,…

Downtown Valdosta Songwriter Showcase

City of Valdosta Press Release: The beautiful Dosta Playhouse in downtown Valdosta is hosting the Valdosta Songwriter Showcase featuring hit songwriters Greg Barnhill, Johnny Bulford and Valdosta local Joe Smothers. “We’ve invited some really great…

Aug. 16 Property Tax Public Hearings Set

City of Valdosta Press Release: Concerned citizens are invited to the public hearings scheduled for Aug. 16, at 12:00 p.m. and Aug. 21, 5:30 p.m. A third and final public hearing on this tax increase and…