Lowndes hosts Mental Health First Aid Trainings

Release: Legacy Behavioral Health Services and the Lowndes County Board of Commissioners have partnered to host several Mental Health First Aid Trainings (MHFA) for our community members. The MHFA training is designed for participants who work…

Lowndes plans for 2021-22 school year return

VALDOSTA, Ga.— Lowndes County Schools have announced their plans for returning to school for the 2021-22 school year in harmony Georgia's Path to Recovery for K-12 Schools instructions. The overview considers quarantine guidelines, extracurricular activity…

Madison County fire declared an act of Arson

Release: Danielsville Fire Ruled Arson Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced recently that a Madison County fire has been ruled an act of Arson. The owner reported the fire to authorities on…

Coffee Co. SR 32 reopens, traffic moved to…

Release: DOUGLAS – State Route (SR) 32 reopened late this afternoon, Monday, July 19, as traffic was shifted to the newly-constructed bridge at Seventeen Mile River east of Douglas. Georgia Department of Transportation personnel worked with…

Midville, GA man sentenced for illegal pill factory

Release: Second defendant sentenced to federal prison for operating illegal pill factory Investigation started after delivery of commercial pill press to home AUGUSTA, GA:  A second Burke County man has been sentenced to federal prison…

Moulton-Branch Elementary counselor nationally recognized

Release: Lakisha Barnum Recognized at National Conference  Lakisha Barnum, one of the Lowndes County Professional School Counselors, Moulton-Branch Elementary School, was recognized at the ASCA (American School Counselor Association) National Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada…