Arrest made for Valdosta bank burglary

Release: On January 30, 2021, at approximately 5:30 am, patrol officers responded to a burglary in progress at Regions Bank (2600 block N Patterson St). Officers set up a perimeter and began to search for…

SHD recognizes World AIDS Day 2020

Release: VALDOSTA - While COVID remains at the forefront of many American’s minds, it is also important to not forget those who are fighting other viruses. The Georgia Department of Public Health’s South Health District…

Valdosta Police Dept. hiring event

Release: Valdosta Police Department is Hiring. We are holding an open testing on Thursday, December 3, 2020 at 6pm. We allow entrance starting at 5:30pm. The test is limited to the first 20 people that…

VPD hiring event

Release: Valdosta Police Department is Hiring. We are holding an open testing on Saturday, November 14, 2020 at 9am. We allow entrance starting at 8:30am. The test is limited to the first 20 people that…

VPD welcomes three new officers

The City of Valdosta would like to welcome and congratulate three new officers that were sworn into the Valdosta Police Department on Friday, September 25, 2020. The swearing-in ceremony was led by Judge Richard M.…

Lowndes Co Health Dept & Lake Park Clinic…

Release: VALDOSTA – The Lowndes County Health Department General Clinic as well as Lake Park Clinic will be closed Monday, August 24, due to an employee testing positive for COVID-19. Patients will be contacted to reschedule…

Georgia DOE changes to grades, testing, graduation

Press Release: April 7, 2020 –Georgia has received formal approval from the federal government to waive testing and accountability requirements for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year, State School Superintendent Richard Woods announced today.…