Your Family’s Business | Understanding Long-Term Care

EDITORIAL -Addressing the potential threat of long-term care expenses may be one of the biggest financial challenges for individuals who are developing a retirement strategy. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services estimates that…

“America’s Mayor and the Fight for the Future…

[caption id="attachment_10060" align="alignleft" width="300"] Newly elected New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) reading to a group of primary school children on the campaign trail in 2013.[/caption] EDITORIAL—The man who was largely seen as…

Financial Advice in Valdosta

What If You Get Audited?

EDITORIAL - “Audit” is a word that can strike fear into the hearts of taxpayers. However, the chances of an Internal Revenue Service audit aren’t that high. In 2011, the IRS audited 1.1% of all…

Lake Park Fire Deparment Receives Grant

LAKE PARK, GA - The Lake Park Fire Department has received a grant to buy new equipment. The fire department was recently awarded a grant worth nearly six thousand dollars from the Georgia Municipal Safety…

Freddie Broome Named Valdosta Fire Chief

VALDOSTA, GA - The City of Valdosta announced today that Freddie Broome, currently the Assistant Fire Chief for the city of Winston Salem, N.C., has been named Fire Chief of the Valdosta Fire Department. Broome…