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Winnersville Fitness Gives Back to Local Humane Society

Winnersville Fitness Gives Back to Local Humane Society

| June 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

L-R: Jake Jackson & Echo, Humane Society Executive Director Linda Mathews & daughter Aggy with kitten Harper (available to adopt), Winnersville Fitness owner Shawn Eikenberry, and Kristen & Skye.  Humane Society of Valdosta/Lowndes County: In the middle of April, the new owners of Winnersville Fitness, Shawn and Melissa Eikenberry, held a meeting with their employees […]

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VSU students help firefighters monitor heat stress

VSU students help firefighters monitor heat stress

| June 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Courtesy of WCTV: By: Emma Wheeler | WCTV Eyewitness News  LOWNDES COUNTY, Ga. (WCTV) — Students at Valdosta State University are helping to make the duties of local firefighters a little bit safer. Students in the Exercise Physiology program are moving out of the classroom and into the fire, working with the Valdosta and Lowndes […]

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VLPRA Hosts Community Fireworks Spectacular

VLPRA Hosts Community Fireworks Spectacular

| June 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

VLPRA Press Release: Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks & Recreation Authority is hosting South Georgia’s largest fireworks show on Independence Day. VLPRA’s annual Fireworks Spectacular will be held on Wednesday, July 4th at nightfall (starting around 9:15-9:30 PM).  The show is free to view and the VLPRA encourages people to watch the fireworks on the mall side of I-75, […]

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New Website Connects Families & Local Community

New Website Connects Families & Local Community

| June 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

ValdostaFamily.com Press Release: Valdosta, GA – Local families looking for fun things to do now have one centralized site to visit for a complete listing of upcoming events, activities, festivals and more geared just for them. ValdostaFamily.com showcases all of the fun things to do in the Valdosta and Lowndes County area as a way to […]

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Valdosta Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Award Scholarships to Local High School Students

Valdosta Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Award Scholarships to Local High School Students

| June 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Press Release: On Friday, June 15, 2018, The Valdosta Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi, Fraternity Inc. awarded two local High School students two $500 scholarships during the 6th Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament. The tournament was held at Stone Creek Golf Course, and over 13 teams participated in this year’s event. Valdosta Alumni Chapter Golf […]

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Containerized Yard Debris

Containerized Yard Debris

| June 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

City of Valdosta Press Release: The City of Valdosta Public Works Department is encouraging residents to bag their yard debris such a leaves. In the past the EPD restrictions did not allow yard debris to go into the landfill, now those restrictions have been lifted. Valdosta Public Works staff hope that this new service will […]

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Blood Drive to be Held at Valdosta Mall

Blood Drive to be Held at Valdosta Mall

| June 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – A blood drive will be held June 29 from 2 p.m.-6 p.m. at Belk at the Valdosta Mall, 1700 Norman Drive. Donors will receive a “sweet treat” and will be entered into a drawing to win a fragrance gift basket. Appointments can be made online at redcrossblood.org using sponsor code “valmall”. To make […]

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City of Hahira Independence Day Celebration

City of Hahira Independence Day Celebration

| June 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

City of Hahira Press Release: HAHIRA, GA – The City of Hahira invites you to attend its Independence Day Celebration at Hahira Square behind the historic caboose at 200 W Main Street from 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. Saturday, June 30. “We are excited to celebrate this special time for our country in the heart […]

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Presbyterian Homes of Georgia Announces Advisory Cabinet

Presbyterian Homes of Georgia Announces Advisory Cabinet

| June 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Press Release: Presbyterian Homes of Georgia has announced Valdosta leaders, Nell John and John W. Langdale, as members of its inaugural President’s Advisory Cabinet. “We are honored by the affiliation of these leaders and look forward to their wise counsel as we work to further meet the needs of Georgia’s rapidly growing senior population,” says […]

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The Turner Center for the Arts Hosts A Hitchhiker’s Guide to Classical Music

The Turner Center for the Arts Hosts A Hitchhiker’s Guide to Classical Music

| June 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Turner Center for the Arts: The Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts will host Mark and Jennifer McQuade for A Hitchhiker’s Guide to Classical Music, on Friday, June 15, at 8 p.m., at 527 N. Patterson Street. The talented couple will be accompanied by pianist Andy Lagrimas. The “Hitchhiker’s Guide” will take attendees on a trip […]

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