Former GA deputy arrested for child pornography

Release: Former deputy sentenced to federal prison for possessing child pornography Statesboro man admitted having illegal images on cell phone STATESBORO, GA:  A former Bulloch County sheriff’s deputy has been sentenced to prison for possession…

SHD reports highest COVID-19 cases of the pandemic

Release District COVID-19 Cases At All Time High Posted: December 30, 2020 by Kristin Patten VALDOSTA – South Health District is currently experiencing the most significant increase in COVID-19 cases that the district has seen since the pandemic…

Berrien residents killed by fire in a RV

Release: BERRIEN COUNTY FIRE KILLS TWO MOTOR HOME RESIDENTS ATLANTA – Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced today that two Berrien County residents passed away in a fire on Sunday, December 20.…

DPH shifts priority from COVID-19 testing to vaccine…

Release: Public Health Prioritizing Vaccination Testing availability may be limited during vaccine rollout VALDOSTA – As COVID-19 vaccine begins being given in our communities, the Georgia Department of Public Health’s South Health District staff will be…

Lowndes COVID-19 cases on the rise

VALDOSTA – Lowndes County continues to experience a significant increase in COVID-19 cases. This increase first began in October and has not slowed since that time.         The total count of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Lowndes is…