New Valdosta boat manufacturer creates 90 jobs

Release: Correct Craft to Open Supreme Boats Manufacturing Facility in Valdosta, Create 90 Jobs Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that Correct Craft, a leader in building tournament inboard, freshwater fishing, utility and…

SGMC welcomes cardiovascular doctor David Hardy

Release: Dr. Hardy joins SGMC CardioVascular Institute South Georgia Medical Center is pleased to announce David Hardy, MD, vascular surgery, has joined SGMC CardioVascular Institute. SGMC CardioVascular Institute is part of the SGMC Physician Network,…

VFD quickly resolves fire on Williams Street

Release: Valdosta Fire Department Responds to Structure Fire on Williams Street On Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 3:38 A.M., the Valdosta Fire Department responded to the report of a structure fire at 1904 Williams Street.…

Valdosta crime rates down in 2020

Release: Statistics show that the Valdosta Police Department responded to more calls for service in 2020, but Valdosta's crime rate declined significantly compared to previous years. According to the Valdosta Police Department, crime is down…

Valdosta man arrested for Terroristic Threats

Release: On January 12, 2021 at approximately 3:54am, patrol officers with Valdosta Police Department responded to the 1300 block of North St. Augustine Road (Waffle House), after receiving a 911 call about a vehicle in…

Wiregrass’ Bill Tillman earns Program Planner Certification

Release: Sparks, GA – Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Director of Economic Development and Cook Campus, Bill Tillman has earned the certification of Certified Program Planner from Learning Resources Network (LERN).  LERN is the world’s largest association in…

Five displaced after fire on Bethune Street

Release: On Monday, January 11, 2021 at 03:16 P.M., the Valdosta Fire Department responded to the report of a structure fire at 1301 Bethune Street.  The first fire unit arrived on scene within four minutes…