Valdosta Youth Council Completes Productive Third Year

City of Valdosta Press Release: The 22-member Valdosta Youth Council (VYC), initiated by Mayor John Gayle in 2015, successfully completed the 2017-2018 academic year with a variety of accomplishments. The VYC, now in its third program…

SGMC Welcomes Youth Volunteers

South Georgia Medical Center Erika Bennett SGMC Welcomes Youth Volunteers South Georgia Medical Center welcomes 48 Youth Volunteers to its annual summer program, Canopy of Care. Participants are students between the ages of 14 and…

VPD Celebrates DEFY Graduation

[caption id="attachment_10097" align="alignleft" width="300"] Mentors pictured from left to right on the back row: Patrol Officer John Lovein (VPD), Crime Prevention Officer Vernotis Williams (VPD), School Resource Officer Paul Tucker (VPD), and Sergeant Chris Staples…

VSU Continues Its Theatre for Youth Tradition

[caption id="attachment_9927" align="alignleft" width="300"] Pictured is the cast of the 2014 Theatre for Youth production, "Eventually … Ever After."[/caption] VALDOSTA, GA - Valdosta State University Theatre and Dance has a long tradition of serving the…

Georgia’s Youth Celebrate Equine Championship Day

ATLANTA, GA - Young horsemen from every corner of the state will convene at the Georgia State Capitol on Tuesday, February 4 for the Fifth Annual Youth Equine Championship Day. The occasion honors young people…