SGMC offers stroke awareness tips

Release: SGMC Recognizes May as Stroke Awareness Month Stroke is the leading cause of disability and the 5th leading cause of death in the United States according to the American Stroke Association. With the chances…

Suicide prevention event to be held at LHS

VALDOSTA, Ga— On Wednesday, February 24, an event will be hosted by Park Avenue UMC at Lowndes High School to raise awareness on suicide. Alongside doctors sharing on suicide prevention, the event will have suicide…

Red Cross prepares residents for dangerous weather

Release: GEORGIA’S RED CROSS SHARES RESOURCES FOR SEVERE WEATHER PREPAREDNESS WEEK (FEB. 1-5); URGES PLANNING IN ADVANCE OF VOLATILE SPRING STORMS Register online for free, virtual programs that can help families better prepare for emergencies (ATLANTA –…

LCS announces SAFE winners for January

Release: Congratulations to the January S.A.F.E. (Safety Awareness for Everyone) Award  Winners with Lowndes County Schools! The January winners are Sharon Nelson  (Custodial Department) and Deidre Fryer (School Nutrition Department) with  Lowndes Middle School (LMS).…

Georgia DDS receives grant for Alcohol and Drug…

Release: GA Department of Driver Services (DDS) Receives New Grant Funding DECEMBER 10, 2020 Georgia Department of Driver Services (DDS) Commissioner Spencer R. Moore recently announced the receipt of a grant award of $51,782.88 from…

HMS recognizes Down Syndrome Awareness Month

Release: October is Down syndrome Awareness month. This month focuses on bringing awareness to individuals with Down syndrome and celebrating their abilities! Down syndrome occurs when an individual has a full or partial extra copy…