BREAKING: Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT... At 415 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a line of showers, extending from near Nashville to Moody Air Force Base to near Mayday. Movement was southwest at 25 mph. Winds gusts…

House Search Uncovers Marijuana Stash

VALDOSTA, Ga. - The Narcotics Unit of the Valdosta Police Department investigated and subsequently obtained a search warrant of a home located on Maria Court. The search led to the seizure of approximately 4.78 pounds of marijuana from the residence.…

I-75 High Speed Chase Ends in Crash

VALDOSTA, Ga. - On Friday September 13, 2019, Darrian Latavius Williams led authorities on a high-speed chase on I-75 which began in the northbound lane. Williams, 44, of Atlanta, was reportedly tailed by Lowndes County…

VSU’s Reappoints LaPlant as Editor-in-Chief

VALDOSTA — Valdosta State University’s Dr. James LaPlant was recently appointed to an extended term as editor-in-chief of the peer-reviewed scholarly journal “Scholarship and Practice of Undergraduate Research,” published by the Council on Undergraduate Research. LaPlant, dean…

Mayor Gayle Visits DES

VALDOSTA, Ga. - Second grade students at Dewar Elementary School have been learning about their government, the need for rules and laws, and the elected officials of the executive branch. Mayor John Gayle graciously volunteered…

VLPRA Holding Six Input Sessions

LOWNDES CO., Ga. - The Valdosta/Lowndes Parks and Recreation Authority (VLPRA) is holding six public input sessions in Valdosta and Lowndes County on September 16th, 17th, and 18th. The sessions are for residents to voice…