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Valdosta man dies, three injured in crash involving semi

Valdosta man dies, three injured in crash involving semi

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Release from Georgia State Patrol Post 31 LOWNDES CO. – On February 24 at approximately 11:04 a.m., Georgia State Patrol Cpl. Henry Batts, was dispatched to a multiple vehicle crash at State Route 7 and Inner Perimeter Road in Lowndes County. A tractor trailer was traveling east on Inner Perimeter Road.  The driver of the tractor trailer, […]

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GSP investigating fatal Lowndes County wreck

GSP investigating fatal Lowndes County wreck

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Release from Georgia State Patrol Post 31 LOWNDES CO. – On February 24 at approximately 11:04 a.m., Georgia State Patrol Cpl. Henry Batts, was dispatched to a multiple vehicle crash at State Route 7 and Inner Perimeter Road in Lowndes County. A tractor trailer was traveling east on Inner Perimeter Road.  The driver of the tractor trailer, […]

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More than a dozen agencies come together for job fair

More than a dozen agencies come together for job fair

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – The South Georgia Coalition for Employment, a coalition consisting of the Valdosta Police Department, Georgia Department of Community Supervision, the Valdosta/Lowndes County Chamber of Commerce, “Never Too Late Program” of Lowndes/Valdosta Commission for Children and Youth, Sentinel Probation Services, Paxen Learning Services, LLC, Telamon Corporation, Wiregrass Technical College, Georgia Department of Labor, Goodwill Industries, […]

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Bush Wealth Management: Time In vs. Timing the Market (VIDEO)

Bush Wealth Management: Time In vs. Timing the Market (VIDEO)

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

As the current market continues to climb, concern and wonder may start arise about whether now is a good time to invest. Although everyone has different beliefs, our thought it that “Time In” the market is more important than trying to “Time the Market.” Timing the market correctly is very difficult; even professionals find it […]

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Eleven-year-old arrested with gun, ammunition at a Valdosta elementary school

Eleven-year-old arrested with gun, ammunition at a Valdosta elementary school

| February 24, 2017 | 3 Comments

VALDOSTA – On Thursday, February 23 at S.L. Mason Elementary School, an 11 year old male juvenile was arrested for Possession of a Firearm on School Property. A teacher discovered the juvenile had a firearm with ammunition in his possession. Once the school faculty found the firearm, they immediately notified the school resource officer (SRO), […]

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Wiregrass celebrates CTAE month and Early College Program

Wiregrass celebrates CTAE month and Early College Program

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Saving parents over $2 million in tuition and fees during the fiscal year 2016, Wiregrass Tech’s Move On When Ready Program (MOWR) is making a difference in the lives of area high school students. Students in the eleven counties Wiregrass serves earned over 12, 000 college credits during the 2015-2016 school year. Director […]

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Spectator Wins at Georgia College Press Association Better Newspaper Contest

Spectator Wins at Georgia College Press Association Better Newspaper Contest

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA — The Spectator, Valdosta State University’s independent student newspaper, earned nine awards at the Georgia College Press Association’s 2016 Better Newspaper Contest. “We’re clearly among the best college news organizations in the state,” said Dr. Pat Miller, senior adviser. “We tied with Georgia Tech and Mercer for number of awards. That’s pretty good company.” […]

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VHS Math Cats Win Again

VHS Math Cats Win Again

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Valdosta High School Math Cats recently competed in the Georgia Southwestern University High School Math Tournament in Americus. There were about forty high schools from all divisions that participated on February 17. This is the longest running math tournament in Georgia, which began in 1976!VHS had two participants place based on individual test […]

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Valdosta High School announces 2017 STAR Student and Teacher

Valdosta High School announces 2017 STAR Student and Teacher

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

  By Haley Hogan VALDOSTA – Although it’s another year, with another STAR student named at VHS, this particular pupil is nothing short of a determined genius. Jimmy Loud, a senior at Valdosta High School, an AP Scholar with six passed exams under his belt at the end of his junior year, is also captain […]

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Valdosta child battling rare disease

Valdosta child battling rare disease

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Two Valdosta parents learned just last week that their six-month-old son is battling an extremely rare and life-threatening disease that affects the spine. Oliver Cason has acute flaccid myelitis, a disease which there are only 132 document cases of in the United States, according to the CDC’s website. Read more. A GoFundMe account has […]

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