Suzan Prince Garnett receives national award

Release: A member of the Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks & Recreation Authority Board is being honored with a national award for her work in the community.  Suzan Prince Garnett is the National Association of Park &…

GPA reaches a new tonnage record despite COVID-19…

Release: GPA sets tonnage record for FY2020 Crews work the COSCO Rose at the Port of Savannah’s Garden City Terminal. The terminal handled 4.44 million twenty-foot equivalent container units in FY2020. (Stephen B. Morton / Georgia Ports…

Orion Boatworks creates 120 jobs in Valdosta for…

Release: Orion Boatworks to Create 120 Jobs in Valdosta-Lowndes County Valdosta, Georgia- The Valdosta-Lowndes County Development Authority (VLCDA) Board of Directors announced today that an established boat manufacturer, Orion Boatworks, LLC will create 120 new jobs…

VLPRA asks for community input

Release: The Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks and Recreation Authority (VLPRA) is asking for community input through a free online survey.  The survey is to get residents’ opinions & suggestions on VLPRA’s parks, facilities, and services.  The…

VLPRA plans fireworks show for July 4

Release: VLPRA HOSTS COMMUNITY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks & Recreation Authority is hosting South Georgia’s largest fireworks show on Independence Day. VLPRA’s annual Fireworks Spectacular will be held on Saturday, July 4th at nightfall (starting…

Bates Precast Concrete invest 5 million in Lowndes…

Release: Bates Precast Concrete, Inc. Invest 5 Million in Lowndes County Expansion Valdosta, Georgia- At their regularly scheduled May board meeting, the Valdosta Lowndes County Development Authority (VLCDA) Board of Directors voted and approved the development…

First U.S. Huali Floors HQ will create 315…

Release: Huali Floors to Create 315 Jobs, Invest More than $27 Million in Murray County Atlanta, May 27, 2020 –Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that Huali Floors, a leading manufacturer of resilient flooring, will establish…