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All of Georgia now eligible for disaster tax relief

All of Georgia now eligible for disaster tax relief

| September 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

ATLANTA – Hurricane Irma victims in the state of Georgia now have until January 31, 2018 to file certain individual and business tax returns and make certain tax payments, the Internal Revenue Service announced on Tuesday. The deadline is eligible for all Georgians. This includes an additional filing extension for taxpayers with valid extensions that […]

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Terror and Fall Fun Transform Wild Adventures

Terror and Fall Fun Transform Wild Adventures

| September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

“Terror in the Wild” and “Kid-O-Ween” scheduled Sept. through Oct. VALDOSTA, Ga. – Terror in the Wild and Kid-O-Ween are bigger than ever this year at Wild Adventures Theme Park in Valdosta, Ga. with new and more terrifying scare zones at night and plenty of fun for the whole family during the day. Terror in the Wild begins Friday, Sept. 22, […]

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Valdosta Police officer involved in crash while responding to call

Valdosta Police officer involved in crash while responding to call

| September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – A Valdosta Police officer was involved in a crash while responding to a call early Tuesday morning. VPD says at 4:45 a.m., Valdosta Police Officer David Fawcett received a burglary in-progress call and responded from East Park Avenue. The officer pulled out quickly and did not notice his patrol vehicle’s headlights were not […]

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How Chick-fil-a Delivers Amazing Service

How Chick-fil-a Delivers Amazing Service

| September 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

By Curt Fowler | Fowler & Company No one can argue that a visit to a Chick-fil-a is a higher-level experience than what you get from most fast food restaurants. Have you ever wondered how they manage to deliver great food and a great experience when restaurants right down the street paying their people similar […]

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Gas prices hit three year high

Gas prices hit three year high

| September 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – According to AAA, gas prices are at a three year high. Over the last month, prices in Florida have increased by 46 cents. In Georgia, prices increased 50 cents. Customers filling their tanks in Tallahassee on Monday took notice. “They have been going up quite a bit,” said Tallahassee resident Bob Fink. […]

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South Georgia farmers and producers feeling post-Irma pain

South Georgia farmers and producers feeling post-Irma pain

| September 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA, Ga. – Hurricane Irma’s winds caused record damage at Ken Corbett Farms in Valdosta. Among the damaged crops are four-week old bell pepper plants, who took an especially big hit. “These pepper plants kind of turn into your children,” said Justin Corbett. “The wind damaged a good number of them, chopping off the top […]

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Blood Donations Needed

Blood Donations Needed

| September 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

SGMC’s Berrien Campus will be facilitating blood collections in south Georgia by hosting a blood drive with Life South Community Blood Centers. The blood drive will take place on September 21, 2017 from 8am to 4:45pm at the SGMC Berrien Campus located at 1221 E. McPherson in Nashville, Georgia. Life South is the sole provider of blood […]

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Valdosta man arrested for DUI, one woman injured in accident

Valdosta man arrested for DUI, one woman injured in accident

| September 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – A Valdosta man has been arrested for driving under the influence after striking a woman on a moped. On September 15, 2017 at approximately 1:40 p.m., a 21-year-old woman was riding a moped northbound on Bemiss Road. Near the intersection of Heirs Road, she was stopped in traffic behind a sport utility vehicle. […]

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VSU Falls to UNA in 30-24 Heartbreaker

VSU Falls to UNA in 30-24 Heartbreaker

| September 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA, Ga. – A hard-fought battle produced a bitter ending for the Valdosta State football team, as the Blazers suffered a 30-24 loss to the No. 11 ranked North Alabama Lions on Saturday night at Bazemore-Hyder Stadium in Valdosta, Ga. With the win, the Lions evened up their early season record at 1-1 and kicked off their Gulf […]

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Neighbors shocked after alleged murder suspect found hiding in vacant Valdosta home

Neighbors shocked after alleged murder suspect found hiding in vacant Valdosta home

| September 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

LOWNDES CO. – Lowndes County deputies are one step closer to answers in a brutal cold case. They believe Calvin Davis, 49, murdered Grant Green 24 years ago. Davis is now behind bars, after captured last week. Deputies found him hiding in a vacant house on Giddens Drive. “That’s very crazy. I’m glad they got […]

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