LARC Ordered to Pay Back Wages to 130

VALDOSTA, Ga. (CBS46) – Lowndes Advocacy Resource Center Inc. (LARC), a private, non-profit agency whose mission is to serve individuals with disabilities, must pay back $157,473 for failing to meet the requirements of the Fair…

Criminal Street Gangs Invade Small Town Georgia

By District Attorney Dick Perryman The Georgia Gang Investigators Association recently estimated that there are 71,000 gang members in Georgia spread across approximately 1500 suspected gang networks. The Bloods, the Crips, SUR 13 and the…

Valdosta Restaurant Burglar Arrested

VALDOSTA, Ga. - On July 16, 2019 at approximately 9:15 a.m., Valdosta Police Department officers responded to El Cazador, located at 1600 North Ashley Street, in reference to a burglary that had occurred at the…

Goodwill To Host Job Fairs For Department of…

VALDOSTA-On July 29 and 30, the Goodwill Career Center, located at 1000 N. Saint Augustine Road, will be hosting a job fair for the Georgia and Florida Department of Corrections. The Florida Department of Corrections…

Two Semi-Truck Accidents on I-75 Slow Traffic

VALDOSTA - Two semi-truck accidents, one on Tuesday morning, the other on Wednesday, slowed traffic and closed lanes on southbound Interstate 75 this week. According to Lowndes County Sheriff Ashley Paulk, the truck driver on…

Kier Honored as Public Works Employee of the…

On Thursday, July 11, City of Valdosta Public Works Employee Franklin Kier was honored at the APWA Georgia Chapter Annual Meeting in Jeykll Island as the Georgia American Public Works Association “Public Works Employee of…

SGMC Receives Awards For Resuscitation

VALDOSTA-South Georgia Medical Center has received the Get With The Guidelines Resuscitation Gold Award for implementing quality improvement measures to better the treatment of adult patients who suffers cardiac arrests. SGMC also received the Resuscitation…