GA Dunkin required to pay wrongly denied back…

Release: Suwannee, Georgia, Dunkin Pays Back Wages to EmployeeWrongly Denied Paid Sick Leave after Coronavirus Diagnosis SUWANEE, GA – After an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD), Boston Coffee Inc.…

Valdosta Sanitation Division announces Thanksgiving schedule

Release: Valdosta Announces Thanksgiving Sanitation Schedule The City of Valdosta will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 26 in observance of Thanksgiving Day. The Sanitation Division will collect residential garbage only on Thursday, Nov. 26.  Citizens who normally…

Valdosta’s CDBG funds $85K home reconstruction

Release: City Cuts Ribbon on CDBG Reconstructed Lilly Street Home The City of Valdosta held a ribbon-cutting Wednesday, November 4, 2020, at 10:30 a.m., for a newly reconstructed home on 710 Lilly Street. The reconstructed…

Four Blazer runners invited to D2 National Invitational

VALDOSTA, Ga.— Valdosta State recently announced that four track members have received an invitation to participate in the Division II National Invitational on November 14. This invitational will be hosted by Lubbock Christian University in Lubbock Texas.…

Lowndes County Sheriff's Department

LCSO conducts gang and drug bust with FBI

Release: On October 28, 2020 the Special Operations Division of the Sheriff’s Office and members of the FBI Gang Task Force served a search a search warrant at 402 B East Jane Street, based upon…

DFCS opens Low-Income Energy Assistance Program November 2

Release: The Low‐Income Home Energy Assistance Program opens Nov. 2 ATLANTA — The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), administered by the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS), will be available Nov. 2,…

Carr encourages Cybersecurity Awareness Month observance

Release: Carr Recognizes Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Encourages Georgians to Protect their Data and Devices October 8, 2020 ATLANTA, GA – In recognition of Cybersecurity Awareness month this month, Attorney General Chris Carr is urging Georgia…

DFCS recertification program resumes

Release: DFCS resumes processing program recertifications SEPTEMBER 28, 2020 ATLANTA, GA – Program recertification periods for Division of Family & Children Services (DFCS)  constituents, that were previously suspended due to COVID-19, have now resumed. The Supplemental…