Valdosta State announces Summer 2021 Graduates

Release: Valdosta State University is proud to announce the members of its graduating class of Summer 2021. This includes the following area residents: Deja Austin of Valdosta earned the Bachelor of Science in NursingJeunile Ballard…

River and Creek Cleanup event for Lowndes, Valdosta

Release: Hahira, GA, September 16, 2020 — WWALS has found some of the sources of the infamous trashjam on Sugar Creek, and at least one upstream property owner has made progress in stopping litter before…

Railroad crossing closure extended in Fitzgerald

Release: CSX Railroad plans to close the crossing on State Route (SR) 11 South/Grant Street in Fitzgerald next week for maintenance.The crossing is scheduled to close at 8 a.m. Monday, Sept. 20, and reopen by…

Valdosta Police Department to hold hiring event

Release: Valdosta Police Department (VPD) is seeking/hiring qualified applicants for the position of Police Officer. We are holding an open testing hiring event on Thursday, October 7, 2021, at 6pm. We allow entrance 30minutes prior…

VSU Police Chief Alan Rowe honored with 40…

Release: The International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) recently honored Valdosta State University Chief of Police Alan Rowe with its highly coveted 40 Under 40 Award.   The IACP 40 Under 40 Award annually recognizes…

Local artist included in new gallery exhibition presented…

Release: The Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts’ Gallery Opening Reception on Monday, Sept. 20, from 5-7 p.m., features artists Erin Kendrick, Jacksonville, “The Things We Bring”; Amy Bennion, Salt Lake City, “Your Glass”;…