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National Night Out Coming to VSU Front Lawn

National Night Out Coming to VSU Front Lawn

| July 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA — With a focus on making Valdosta and Lowndes County a safer, more caring place to live, Valdosta State University will host National Night Out from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 1, on the front lawn. National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie in an effort […]

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Back to School Healthcare Extravaganza set for Saturday

Back to School Healthcare Extravaganza set for Saturday

| July 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – The Third Annual Collaborative Back to School Healthcare Extravaganza is set for this Saturday at Union Cathedral Church. The event is hosted by eight partners: South Georgia Association of Nurse Practitioners, Union Cathedral Church, New Destiny Temple of Deliverance, Valdosta-Lowndes Metropolitan Section National Council of Negro Women, Renewed Mind, TEACH Outreach Ministries, Servants of God With […]

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Teachers Celebrated at Wild Adventures with Free Admission

Teachers Celebrated at Wild Adventures with Free Admission

| July 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Donation of school supplies gets half-off admission VALDOSTA – It will be all about teachers and school at Wild Adventures Theme Park Saturday, Sunday and Monday, July 29-31 when educators are honored with free admission. All other guests can join the fun by donating a new school supply and they will get half off general admission. “We wanted to do […]

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O’Steen Subaru and Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Deliver Gestures of Hope for Subaru Love Promise

O’Steen Subaru and Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Deliver Gestures of Hope for Subaru Love Promise

| July 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Subaru of America and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) are working together to provide much needed support and “warmth” to cancer patients and their families in communities across the country. During Subaru’s Loves to Care month (June), messages of hope for cancer patients were written by visitors to the Valdosta Subaru retailer, […]

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New movies premiere at Valdosta Cinemas

New movies premiere at Valdosta Cinemas

| July 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Three new movies premiere this week at Valdosta Cinemas, including a World War II epic from the director of the Dark Knight Trilogy, space opera from the visionary director of The Fifth Element, and a girls-getaway comedy featuring Queen Latifah. Dunkirk (PG-13) Click here for showtimes Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France […]

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Tom Gooding Sworn in as Valdosta Rotary President

Tom Gooding Sworn in as Valdosta Rotary President

| July 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Tom Gooding has been sworn in as the 2017-2018 Valdosta Rotary President during a weekly meeting at the Rainwater Conference Center. Gooding said this year’s vision includes enhanced service to the community, membership growth, and public image and awareness. During the 2016-2017 year, the Valdosta Rotary Club received the top honor as the […]

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Wiregrass Foundation Awards Summer Semester Scholarships

Wiregrass Foundation Awards Summer Semester Scholarships

| July 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Sometimes students in college need a boost to help them reach their educational and career goals while supporting their families and managing their personal expenses.  The Wiregrass Foundation South at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College provides that boost with donations from faculty and staff, community members, businesses, and organizations. With those donations, the Foundation […]

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Draft permit for hazardous waste facility available for public viewing

Draft permit for hazardous waste facility available for public viewing

| July 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – The Georgia Environmental Protection Division announces its intent to modify the Hazardous Waste Facility Permit issued to Chemical Research/Technology Company in Valdosta, Lowndes County, Georgia. The draft permit modification and supporting information are available for review by the public from July 17, 2017 to August 31, 2017 at the Valdosta Lowndes County Library, 300 Woodrow […]

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Summer Kid Shows continue at Valdosta Cinemas

Summer Kid Shows continue at Valdosta Cinemas

| July 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – School is just around the corner, and that means the 2017 Summer Kid Show Series at Valdosta Cinemas has just a few more showings left. The series has been running all summer and will close out this month with showings of “Storks” and “Kubo and the Two Strings.” “Storks”: July 18 and July […]

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VCS to host two federal programs stakeholders meetings

VCS to host two federal programs stakeholders meetings

| July 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – The Department of Federal Programs for the Valdosta City Schools will host two sessions for the district’s stakeholders to review and provide input on documents developed by the district. Documents will include the FY18 Comprehensive Needs Assessment, the FY18 District Improvement Plan, and the FY18 District Parent Involvement Plan. The first meeting will […]

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